Deal: Unlocked Moto G5 Plus is just $170 ($60 off) on Amazon

One of the best mid-range Android smartphones in the $200 price range, the Moto G5 Plus is now on sale on Amazon for much less than the original price. The US retailer offers the unlocked version of the Moto G5 Plus for just $170, so customers will save $60 when they buy it.

Of course, we’re talking about the 32GB storage/2GB RAM model, which comes without Amazon offers and ads. The Prime Exclusive version isn’t on sale, so you’ll still have to pay $230 if for some reason you really want this specific variant.

Also, you’re limited to just one color, Lunar …


60+ Beautiful high-res wallpapers, perfect for your iPhone X, Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8/S8+, LG V30, Pixel 2 XL, HTC U11, and others

It’s that time of the week again, folks! “What time,” you may ask, and let me tell you – it’s the time of the week when we post our regular pick of awesome, high-def wallpapers! If you’ve been following our various columns on customization, then you should know by now that we like giving our home screens a fresh coat of paint every now and again. And by “every now and again”, we mean almost every week! This means doing a wallpaper rotation at the very least, and/or applying a custom set of icons in the case of Android users to really freshen things up.

However, …

60+ Awesome high-res wallpapers, perfect for your Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8/S8+, LG V30, Pixel 2 XL, HTC U11, Nokia 8, and others

After a short hiatus, we’re back with yet another collection of beautiful, high-resolution wallpapers for your smartphone and tablet! All of the images that made our list have been hand-picked to ensure that they are both good-looking, as well as large and detailed enough to look sharp on even the most pixel-dense displays out there!

If you’re not really into theming, icon packs, custom launchers and all that, sometimes a simple wallpaper switch will help breathe some fresh air into your smartphone. It’s pretty much universally simple to get the deed done, and a …

Pre-order the Nokia 3310 3G in the U.S. now for $60; phone launches October 29th at Best Buy

The 3G version of the classic Nokia 3310 mobile phone is now available for pre-orders. The phone can be reserved at Best Buy retail outlets or online for $59.99. The actual launch date is next Sunday, October 29th, and consumers can choose from Azure, Charcoal, Warm Red, and Yellow. The device is compatible with all GSM carriers, which includes AT&T and T-Mobile in the U.S. Customers of stateside CDMA carriers like Verizon and Sprint are out of luck.

The Nokia 3310 3G is a feature phone and carries a 2.4-inch LCD screen with a 240 x 320 resolution. There is a 2MP camera on back and 16MB …

Deal: Samsung Active InEar headphones are on sale for only $12 (60% off) on Amazon

Samsung’s Active InEar headphones for smartphones are getting cheaper with each passing month. Three weeks ago, the earphones went on sale at Amazon for just $14.50, but if you missed that deal or decided that it’s still a little bit too much to pay for them, you’re in luck.

Amazon is running another sale on the Samsung Active InEar headphones, but this time the retailer has slashed 60% off the MSRP. Basically, you’ll be paying just $12 for the earphones, which usually cost around $30.

There’s a catch though: only the Black Sapphire variant is discounted …

Sprint Unlimited promo rate expires, price goes up to $60 a month

If you were hoping to sign up for Sprint’s unlimited plan for $50 a month, you’re too late. With the expiration of this promotion, the normal rate of $60 a month takes effect.  However, if you did manage to subscribe in time during the promotion, you’ll be paying only $50 monthly through next June. Barring a change or a new promotion, all Sprint customers will be paying $60 a month for unlimited starting in July 2018.

During the period when the promotion was offered, Sprint was charging subscribers with up to five lines of unlimited to pay only $90 a month. Now, certain Sprint locations …

NVIDIA Shield TV gets major Experience 6.0 update bringing Google Assistant, many improvements

Shortly after Google announced its Assistant will be available on Android TV starting today, NVIDIA confirmed its new SHIELD Experience 6.0 update for the Shield TV will indeed bring Google Assistant among other improvements.

Besides Google Assistant SHIELD Experience 6.0 adds a couple of other important new features like YouTube 360, which makes the Shield TV the first streamer to support this type of video.

Also, through SmartThings Link, Shield TV will allow its users to control hundreds of smart devices around their home with automated routines and voice …

The Galaxy Note 8 also has 4K at 60 FPS video recording coming… soon

The camera is one of the most important modules in modern smartphones. It’s a huge part of why consumers are willing to spill a huge chunk of cash for a flagship, after all — the combination of media-streaming, top-end hardware, and a great camera to capture your memorabilia with just 1 device is always a nice excuse to drop $800 on a handset.
So, naturally, phone manufacturers work to improve smartphone cameras each and every year. And this year, Apple was the first to announce that its new iPhones would be able to record 4K UHD video at 60 frames per second. Now, …

New HTC U11 update featuring support for Bluetooth 5.0 and 60 fps video recording rolling out now

Good news for customers who purchased the HTC U11, as the Taiwanese handset maker has just announced a new update is now available for download. The update is supposed to bring a few new features that weren’t available in the HTC U11 at launch, such as improved video recording and connectivity features.

If you don’t remember, we reported last month that HTC U11 could get support for Bluetooth 5.0 in a future update. Earlier this week, news about HTC enabling 60 FPS video recording (1080p) for the U11 emerged as well.

Today, HTC Taiwan confirmed that a new firmware is now being pushed …

New HTC U11 software update will enable 60 FPS video recording "over the next couple of months"

Lately, we’ve been hearing a lot about a major software update that the HTC U11 is bound to receive. Now, HTC is officially confirming that an update is indeed coming soon, although it doesn’t mention all the new features that are rumored to be included in it – like support for Bluetooth 5.0, or sRGB screen mode. Nevertheless, HTC can confirm that the U11 will gain support for 60 FPS (frames per second) video recording.

HTC says that the update enabling 60 FPS video recording “will be rolling out over the next couple of months to devices everywhere.” As you can …