The iPhone X pre-order shipping availability slips to December

While you were sleeping, Apple opened the spigots on the iPhone X preorders for fans around the world, and the shipping date started slipping in the first two minutes or so. In-store pickup availability held out a bit longer, but now no matter where you look, from Florence, Italy to Georgetown in Washington D.C., the iPhone X is “not available”. 

To add insult to injury, while the initial shipping times where “1-2 weeks,” these are now “5-6 weeks,” extending the actual availability of the iPhone X for those who didn’t get through all the way to …


Late to preorder? No worries, the iPhone X is already being flipped at double the price

Just as we thought, anyone who wished to get an iPhone X come next Friday, will be able to do so… depending on the price they are willing to pay. In the few short hours since Apple’s preorders went live, eBay was literally flooded with “any color, any carrier” offers, complete with screenshots of the order confirmation as a proof. 

Our top-notch favorite (pun intended) is the guy that is asking nearly three grand for his 256 GB silver model preorder, and is generously throwing in $125 shipping for all those poor chumps abroad that couldn’t get …

Unlocked LG V30 goes on pre-order in the US, but it won't arrive until December

After the LG G6 fiasco, the new LG V30 is definitely a nice surprise for Android fans. The smartphone is available for purchase in the United States for quite some time now, but the unlocked model hasn’t been introduced yet.

Currently, LG’s flagship can be bought from AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon for various prices. But if you favor unlocked handsets over locked ones, you’ll be happy to know the LG V30 (unlocked variant) is now available for pre-order at B&H.

In order to get one, you’ll have to come up with $830 upfront. Unfortunately, you’ll have …

How and when to preorder iPhone X (and get it as quickly as possible)

Can you feel that tingle, that tremble in the air, that rumbling beneath your feet? That’s the iPhone X release date nearing, and since you’ve landed on this page, you probably want to be among the first to get one. Well, we’re sure it’s not the kind of thing you want to hear, but looking at the way things are shaping up, only a fraction of those willing to spend a $1000 on an iPhone X will get theirs in a timely manner. Here’s a few tips on how to have a better chance at being among them. Spoiler alert: staying up late is involved.

Don’t wait for the iPhone …

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: Pre-order the Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch and get 6 months of Spotify Premium for free

Samsung Gear Sport is already available for pre-order in the United States, but that’s not the only good thing about the smartwatch. It appears that Samsung if offers some freebies to those who pre-order its wearable device.

First off, it’s worth mentioning the Gear Sport is the first smartwatch to run Tizen 3.0 OS. In the United States, the smartwatch is available for pre-order for $300 or $50 per month with Samsung Financing (no interest if paid in full within 6 months).

However, for a limited time, those who pre-order the Samsung Gear Sport will also receive …

You can pre-order Samsung's Gear Sport watch today, watch the official launch film here

The Gear Sport is Samsung’s newest smartwatch in the Gear series, tailor made for those who want a sports-oriented watch in a smaller (43mm) form factor than the Gear S3. And the company has just released the official Gear Sport launch film, showing the look and some of the functionalities of the Gear Sport.
While the Gear Sport lacks some functionalities of the Gear S3, it has a better water protection with 5ATM rating that makes it a great choice for swimmers. It also has Spotify Offline capabilities and a more affordable price that the …

The Vernee Mix 2 is an all-screen phone that you can pre-order for $169

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Bezel-less phones are all the rave this year and the new 18:9 ratio, as unorthodox as it is, is quickly gaining traction with popular top-tier phones pushing it into the mainstream. But what if you want to enjoy an “all-screen” phone without spending the top dollar? Well, you’ve got some choices and the Vernee Mix 2 is one of them.

The …

PSA: Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL come with a free Home Mini only if you pre-order by October 19


Google’s latest smartphones, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL,
come with a pretty cool gift – a free Google Home Mini (the new, tiny smart
speaker announced yesterday, at the same time with the two phones).

 

But, if you intend to get any of the two new Pixels, you
shouldn’t wait too long before ordering one. That’s because the free Google
Home Mini is offered only to customers who place a pre-order until (and
including on) October 19 – the day when the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will
actually launch. There’s also the likelihood that the Pixel 2 XL will be hard
to find if you don’t hurry, but …

Verizon to launch the LG V30 on October 5th; no pre-order period coming

While the LG V30 has already been officially unveiled, eager phone buyers have been waiting to hear exactly when they can throw down their hard earned cash to purchase the third phone in the series. At least as far as Verizon subscribers are concerned, your waiting days are over. Big Red dropped us a note this afternoon to tell us that the LG V30 will be released by the nation’s largest carrier on October 5th. Pricing has not yet been announced.

The LG V30 is perfect for those who love using their smartphone to capture video and audio. The dual camera setup in back uses a glass lens which …