2017 has been a great year for Samsung and its fans — the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are great phones that dominate the mainstream, while power users finally got a Note that is available worldwide and doesn’t catch fire — the marvelous Note 8.
It’s a jewel of technology, sporting cutting-edge hardware, tucked under a luxurious shell. The Note 8 is a glass-and-metal sandwich, which is as shiny as it is large and slippery. So, you may be thinking “I need to slap a case on that!”.
But what case is luxurious enough to match the premium build of the Note 8? Plastic just… doesn’t feel as …
By now, early adopters of Apple’s iPhones are re-discovering the joys of having a glass back on your phone — it’s pretty, it’s shiny, it’s next to impossible to keep clean, and it has that weird slippery effect when your palms are slightly sweaty. Yeah, it has its ups and downs. But hey, most people use their phones with a case and what better way to stay classy than to slap a leather case on your new iPhone?
Well, there are plenty to choose from out there, sure, but we decided to point out some of the cooler ones we’ve found. So, without dragging it for much longer, here are some of the …
Needless to say, $999 is a lot to splurge on a phone, but it seems that flagship prices closing in on a grand are becoming the norm this year, rather than the exception, judging by the best and brightest that Apple or Samsung have to offer. The unique new iPhone X costs a thousand, for Apple has to recoup the development expenses and component costs that go with it, and even then it will be left with a slimmer profit than usual, say Wall Street analysts.
Several weeks after Huawei released its plastic and ceramic-made Watch 2 in the US, today, the company started selling a classier version of the device – aptly called Huawei Watch 2 Classic.
The Huawei Watch 2 Classic has a stainless steel body, and comes with nicer wrist bands that are made out of leather (on the regular Watch 2, you’re only getting plastic straps).
Feature-wise, the Huawei …
If you’re the proud owner of a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+, and you need a stylish protective case for it, you should consider getting a leather case. While these are usually more expensive than regular cases, they offer a certain elegance that may worth the high(er) price.
Nokia has just released a special version of its Withings Steel HR connected analog health watch. The Finnish company believes that the Special Edition Leather of Steel HR would make a wonderful gift for Mother’s Day.
Unlike the regular version, the Steel HR Edition Leather comes with a state-of-the-art gift box. The box contains the watch, a leather wristband, a charger, as well as a silicone wristband that makes it perfect for sports, swimming, or wet weather.
Also, the watch comes with an Italian hazelnut leather wristband and a free silicon wristband. …
If you own an iPhone, your selection of smartwatches is somewhat limited. While you can technically use Android Wear and other gadgets with your handset, Apple’s tight grip on iOS means that your best experience is still going to be had with the Apple Watch. The Series 1 and Series 2 are the latest batch of Watches that Apple currently has to offer, but if you’re looking for a deal on the first-gen Apple Watch, Amazon is currently running a deal that may be right up your alley.