CIA vs Huawei: intelligence agencies gang up on red menace like the Mate 10 Pro

In the latest installment of the “everybody is spying on us and we have to protect ourselves” drama, the US intelligence agencies have taken a firm stance against… the Kirin 970 chipset paired with dual f/1.6 aperture Leica cameras, and a 4000mAh battery. 

Yes, we are talking about the Mate 10 Pro, or other “products and services” made by Huawei or ZTE, lumped together in Tuesday’s Senate testimony by heads of security agencies like CIA, FBI, NSA, and others from the three-letter security soup that, thankfully, keeps us safe from election or NSA hacks.

Lava Red OnePlus 5T unboxing and first look

The OnePlus 5T is now available in a brand new color: Lava Red. We have just gotten this newest color version and we are eager to unbox it and compare the new color to the current Midnight Black version and the previously available Sandstone White.
You should know that the Lava Red OnePlus 5T is a limited edition version of the phone and it is only available in the higher-end configuration with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, sold for a price of $560 in the United States. Apart from the color, it is the same old OnePlus 5T, running impressively fast and powered …

Honor 7X in Red launches in US for Valentine's Day

Popular mid-range smartphone Honor 7X is now available in one additional color for consumers in the US. The manufacturer has fulfilled its CES intentions of introducing a red version of the handset in time for Valentine’s Day, and you can now grab one for $199.99 on the official Honor Store. 
Aside from bearing a more striking hue, the red 7X is identical to the black and blue variants that got released on January 22nd. It features a metal back and an “all-screen” design up front, a 5.93″ IPS 1080p display with 18:9 aspect ratio, the …

OnePlus 5T is now available in Lava Red (but only in India)

The OnePlus 5T is one of the best phones you can get for around $500 and now it’s getting a brand new, “lava red” color version that looks exquisite.

Initially, OnePlus will launch the lava red 5T in India only. We have reached out to OnePlus to ask whether it plans to bring the phone globally and to the United States specifically, and we will update you when we get an answer.
The company details the quite complex process it uses to achieve this lush red color: it uses two anodic oxidation processes, double blasting and adds a coating to ensure the …

The Xiaomi Mi A1 Special Edition features a vivid red color

Back in September, we told you all about the Xiaomi Mi A1. As an Android One handset (that’s what A1 stands for) this device features stock Android and will be among the first Android phones to receive updates from Google. In fact, before the ball drops in Times Square in a little over two weeks, the phone is supposed to receive Android Oreo. But that’s not the big news today.

A Special Edition of the Xiaomi Mi A1 has been introduced by the manufacturer. What makes it so special? Glad you asked. This variant of the phone is wearing a vivid red color. Outside of the new color, nothing about …

Alluring red Sony Xperia XZ Premium now available in the US

Launched in Japan last month, the red version of Sony’s
Xperia XZ Premium can now be bought in the US, where Amazon is selling it
unlocked alongside the phone’s other three color variants (black, chrome, and
pink – all available since June).


It doesn’t look like the red (or rosso) Xperia XZ Premium that’s sold
in the US
comes with Android 8 Oreo out of the box, instead running Android 7 Nougat. In
any case, the handset should receive an Oreo update pretty soon.


Alluring color aside, Sony’s new red smartphone doesn’t
differ from the other color variants of the Xperia XZ Premium. …

Stunning in Red: "Rosso" Sony Xperia XZ Premium might soon be available near you

The Xperia XZ Premium is getting a stylish new color variant. Sony refers to the hue as “Rosso”, which means “red” in Italian. 
A red XZ Premium was actually first spotted back in May when it appeared on Chinese website Weibo. Sony gave no indication that such a version was coming at the time, and made things official less than seven days ago.
Last week, Docomo, Japan’s largest carrier, confirmed that it will start selling the Rosso XZ Premium on October 27th, leading some to believe …

Deal: Save $150 on iPhone 7/7 Plus (PRODUCT) RED versions at Best Buy

Here are a couple of good iPhone 7 deals for Apple fans who haven’t yet give in and bought the new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus. Best Buy has decided the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus (PRODUCT) RED version by $150.

There are multiple variants offered by Best Buy, but the outright price remains the same. For example, the AT&T version iPhone 7 is on sale for just $16.66 per month (was $21.67), the Sprint model sells for $20.83 per month (was $27.09), while Verizon’s costs $20.79 per month (was $27.05) for 24 months.

The iPhone 7 Plus is on sale as well and benefits …

Watch the LG V30 take on a $50,000 RED Weapon professional camera

LG touts its seasonal V30 flagship as a videographer’s dream and powerhouse, even including 4K footage editing options that have been outside the realm of Android handsets so far, under the banner of Cine Video, which is the broader suite of functions offered for video recording on the V30. These include Point and Zoom, which locks focus on a specific part of the screen and allows the user to zoom in on it smoothly; Cine Effect, which contains 15 different movie-genre-inspired filters to film with; Cine Log, which facilitates easy editing in programs like Adobe Premiere; …

Red Apple iPhone X spotted on video?

So far, we have seen dummy models of the Apple iPhone X in White, Gold and Black. However, a new video discovered today indicates that there could be a red version of the premium tenth anniversary iPhone. The video appears to have been filmed inside a showroom. Of course, tomorrow is the big day as the most eagerly awaited iPhone model in years is finally unwrapped by Apple after months and months of rumors and leaks.

This past weekend, Apple played Indian giver with a Gold Master of iOS 11 by first leaking the final version of the new OS, and then taking it down. The leak still …