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Why the war on smartphone bezels is going too far

The war on smartphone bezels is going too far. As vendors shave off millimeters or even go edgeless, we're losing features and comfort along the way. But there's one phone that could save us.

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Galaxy Note 10 preview: A phone so stacked and expensive, Samsung is already pushing deals

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 is due to land at Samsung's Unpacked event on Aug. 7, but we already know a lot about it.

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Samsung is ready to release the Galaxy Fold (again), but selling it won't be easy

Samsung has announced that the improved Galaxy Fold will be launching in September, with a new hinge, more apps, and a hard sell.

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Google Pixel 3a review: A budget phone that acts like a premium flagship

The Google Pixel 3a is more than a low-cost alternative to the Pixel 3, it's a damn good phone in its own right.

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Google Pixel 3 XL review: Winning the game by rewriting the rules

Whether the Google Pixel 3 XL is the best Android phone is up for debate, but it's the most advanced Pixel ever, and that's what matters.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 Plus might make the Galaxy Note 10 and Google Pixel 4 even faster

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, which offers a graphics boost over the 855.

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The Huawei rollercoaster continues as Google gets a green light to license Android again

President Trump on Saturday announced that U.S. companies were once again able to do business with Huawei, ending a ban that was supposed to take effect in 60 days.

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Verizon’s $40 unlimited Visible service lifts its 5Mbps speed cap to welcome the Google Pixel 3a

Verizon's low-cost Visible service is removing the speed cap and bringing on the Pixel 3a for the same $40 monthly charge.

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Oppo announces the ultimate notch killer: an under-screen selfie cam

China-based phone maker Oppo has shown off a major advancement in the movement to kill the notch: an under-screen selfie camera.

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Huawei delays the launch of its $2,600 folding Mate X phone, surprising no one

Huawei has pushed back the release of the folding Mate X phone from June to September.

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Five burning Pixel 4 questions following Google's official 'leak'

Now that Google has revealed what the back of the Pixel 4 will look like, I have so many questions.

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Google shows off the Pixel 4's dual camera after leaks surface

Google just tweeted out a picture of the Pixel 4. It will have a dual camera and no fingerprint sensor on the back.

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Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Google Pixel 3a: Which mid-range shooter should you buy?

Samsung has launched the mid-range Galaxy A50 in the U.S. to take on the Google Pixel 3a, but which handset should you buy?

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Leaked ARM memo suggests Huawei's losing access to yet more essential technology

A leaked ARM memo reveals that it is halting all business with Huawei, which could spell disaster for Huawei phones and Kirin processors.

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How Google's Huawei license ban could change Android and smartphones forever

Google has informed Huawei that it will be pulling its Android app and Play Store license, leaving the future uncertain for the both companies.

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Asus ZenFone 6 hands on: Flipping the script to take on the OnePlus 7 Pro

The ZenFone 6 isn't another forgettable handset from Asus. In fact, it might be one of the best mid-range phones of the year.

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OnePlus 7 Pro review: Not a flagship killer, a flagship contender

The OnePlus 7 Pro has flipped its underdog script for 2019, challenging the high end with a true flagship.

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The $669 OnePlus 7 Pro makes the $1,000 iPhones and Galaxies look overpriced

OnePlus's new handset, the 7 Pro, is tricked out with up to 12GB of RAM, a triple camera, a giant gorgeous display, and a pop-up cam.

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LG G8 ThinQ review: Gimmicks with a capital 'G'

The LG G8 has some good things going for it, but ultimately it's just another 'G' phone that tries to hard to be different.

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RCA's 100th anniversary Android phone is the Victrola of 2019 smartphones

RCA has announced a 100th anniversary Android smartphone and it's definitely vintage.

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