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Review: BLU Quattro 4.5 HD

One of the benefits of the Android platform is how many different devices the consumer gets to choose from. Some manufacturers, such as Samsung, have established themselves well into this … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Review: AT&T LG Optimus G

While not the world’s first smartphone with a quad core processor or a 4.7″ IPS LCD screen, AT&T’s LG Optimus G is the carrier’s first smartphone offering that uses the … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Review

Android 4.1.1 was recently released to Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 7 owners directly from Google. Jelly Bean represents an incremental move forward for the Android platform, and brings a lot … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · 8 Comments

Amazon Kindle Fire Review

The Kindle Fire was released towards the end of 2011, and was an important device in the Android Tablet space. With the low price point, and integration into Amazon’s Kindle … Continue reading

July 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Review (GSM)

It’s been a long time coming, but the Galaxy Nexus is finally available both abroad and in the US. Device specs have been rumored since the beginning of the 2011, … Continue reading

March 19, 2012 · 20 Comments

Motorola Droid 3 Review

Continuing our look at two of Verizon’s most recent QWERTY releases, I’m taking a look at the Droid 3. Quietly launched in July of 2011, with a vastly improved keyboard, … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Samsung Stratosphere – Two Months Later…

Two Months Later chronicles our editors’ experiences with select devices a few months into their use. The goal: To answer the age old question—”Has the honeymoon worn off?” In my full … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · 1 Comment