5G is still in its infancy in the US, but low-, mid-, and high-band networks are available from all major carriers. It's not the only reason to consider our top picks, but 5G support is one reason to buy a phone and be confident keeping it for two or three years.
Redmond built Surface Duo clearly for its own employees and on-the-go campus culture. But it doesn't make sense in a work from home scenario.
With the juggling of work, schooling, and heightened stress amid the COVID-19 pandemic, productivity gains measured in seconds and minutes will win the day more than gadget lust does.
Supercharge your Android smartphone.
Here's when and where you can buy Microsoft's Android foldable, the Surface Duo, for the best price.
Weak specs for a high price and questionable productivity gains plague the Microsoft Duo out of the gate.
Mechanical keyboards are making a comeback and after spending a few weeks with the Keychron K2, I'm not sure I can go back to using a typical laptop or desktop keyboard.
I was expecting more from Microsoft and its latest Android entry, but there are better devices available that offer dual screen solutions for the enterprise.
The next generation of e-readers could give people a closer experience to reading a physical book.
ShiftCam's tracked-lens fittings make adding extra capabilities to an iPhone camera a snap.
Need a tough, rugged smartphone with a physical keyboard? The Unihertz Titan may be the handset for you.
Chinese mobile app maker has condemned the Trump administration's executive order, which it says was issued without any due process, and pledges to pursue all possible actions to ensure "the rule of law is not discarded".
Some initial thoughts about the camera bump, S Pen, and larger display.
That leaves us with the Pixel 4A, and, eventually, the Pixel 4A (5G) and Pixel 5.
Google brings a bunch of new features, like Microsoft Office editing and Smart Compose, to its G Suite apps on mobile.
Do you loathe on-screen keyboards and miss the day when you could buy a smartphone with a physical keyboard? Do you want a rugged phone that you can use outdoors with gloves?
At Samsung's online-only "Galaxy Unpacked" event this week, the company unveiled two models in its Note smartphone series: the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra.
Need a cheap Android 10 smartphone that won't be frustrating to use because corners have been cut? Check out the DOOGEE N20 Pro.
Would you like to spend less time unlocking your Android smartphone? Android has you covered.
This is a perfect Android 10 smartphone for someone who wants to spend their money on more interesting things than expensive smartphones.
Even though the new Apple iPhone SE is attractively priced for the masses, it is still prudent to protect the phone from drops. Speck has a few options available to aid in protecting your iPhone from drops eight to ten feet high.
The 2020 Apple iPhone SE is Apple's most affordable iPhone and is a great buy at $399. Totallee offers ultra-slim cases that provide scratch and bump protection while also making it a bit easier to hold onto your iPhone.
Nomad is known for making high quality Horween leather accessories for mobile gear and the new Rugged Case for the 2020 Pixel Buds is another well-designed product. The additional lanyard option also helps ensure your Google earbuds are always in reach.
ZAGG has new screen protector options with maximum clarity and blue light filter features. It's Gear4 branded cases offer drop protection, slim design, and ability to make the back of the phone flush with the large camera array.
So much more than a regular screen protector.
Quadruple SIM card adapter for Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ - 3G 4G compatible
iPhone 11 Pro Quadruple SIM Cards Adapter with Case for iPhone 11 Pro - 3G 4G compatible
Speck makes excellent cases with drop protection for 13 feet with improved grip. With the massive camera bump on the new Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, a Speck case is a must have for hiding the hump with a case.
Today's smartphones often cost $1,000 or more so it is important to protect the glass displays. BodyGuardz recently launched its PRTX synthetic tempered glass screen protectors for the Apple iPhone 11 models.
The new Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is a beast of a phone so you are going to want a minimalist case to provide some protection. Totallee's ultra-thin cases are designed to help you hold your phone and protect it from scratches and bumps.
Can the lack of modern specs and a novel approach from Microsoft - with its questionable history of mobile devices -- possibly make sense? Jason Cipriani and Jason Perlow discuss.
ZDNet’s Larry Dignan, Jason Cipriani and Matt Miller discuss new features coming to Samsung's Galaxy Note 20, Buds Live, Tab S7 and Watch 3, and ponder the future of foldable smartphones. Read more: https://zd.net/31n2iyO
But Huawei's milestone wouldn't have happened now were it not for the COVID-19 pandemic, says analyst Canalys.
Qualcomm's new Quick Charge 5 technology could spell the end of waiting an hour to get back connected on mobile.
Jason Squared's Jason Cipriani and Jason Perlow discuss the rising prices and screen sizes of flagship phones and whether or not they’ve hit their limit.
If you are like nine in 10 Americans, you probably have a junk drawer full of old tech that is losing value every day.
Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani discuss the many privacy controls that you can tweak on your iPhone or Android device in this week's Jason Squared.
Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani talk their favorite new features, the install process, and whether it’s worth installing right now on Jason Squared. Read more: https://zd.net/3gJLKXZ
Chris Matyszczyk tells Karen Roby about his experience witnessing the full thought-process of a diehard Galaxy S7 owner as she tries to replace her phone. Read more: https://zd.net/37Hc1D2
Intel says CET can protect against ROP/JOP/COP malware.