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Galaxy S8 or LG G6: which are you most looking forward to?

by Robert Triggs 16 hours ago58 comments

Is launching an Android One phone in the US a good idea?

by John Callaham 1 day ago33 comments

The current state of custom ROM development

by Dane O'Leary 1 day ago34 comments

Meizu M3 Max review

by Bailey Stein 2 days ago3 comments
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What does the Google Pixel’s IP53 rating mean in real life? (Updated)

The Google Pixel smartphone come with a IP53 rating, which offers some splash resistance but no protection against submersion. Here's what you need to know about this.
by Robert TriggsOctober 6, 2016180

Lost Galaxy S5 resurrected after spending seven months outside

Imagine losing a smartphone outside only to have it resurface seven months later, fully functional. This is exactly what happened to a Galaxy S5 owner.
by Kris CarlonApril 20, 201629

Water resistant phones: the essential do’s and don’ts

Water resistant phones are rather common these days, but there are limitations to what environments you should put them through. Here's a guide to the do's and don'ts of water resistant ...
by Robert TriggsApril 8, 201614

Fortunately for Lil Wayne the Galaxy S7 is also champagne-resistant

Samsung has posted three clever new commercials promoting the water-resistance rating and Gear VR compatibility of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge featuring Lil' Wayne and Wesley Snipes.
by Kris CarlonMarch 14, 20163
 
 

Video: how did Samsung make the Galaxy S7 water resistant?

One of the coolest features of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is their water resistance. But how is this water resistance accomplished?
by Bogdan PetrovanMarch 7, 201623

Waterproof components listed for Galaxy S7 on import tracking site

Import tracking site Zauba has revealed several “waterproof” components for model numbers associated with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 9, 20169

Can you brag about a dolphin saving your phone? This Miami Heat cheerleader can!

I definitely say dunking your hand into the toilet to retrieve a smartphone is a much more exciting feat, but I guess getting some help from a dolphin is pretty cool too!
by Edgar CervantesOctober 8, 201511

Video: Xperia Z4 Tablet sports Qualcomm tech for a more responsive wet display

Sony's Xperia Z4 Tablet features Qualcomm improveTouch technology to improve the tablet's touch responsiveness when the display is wet.
by Robert TriggsAugust 4, 20156

Dryzoo coating promises to make your current smartphone water resistant

Dryzoo is a new company claiming that its special coating will bring water resistance to your existing smartphone.
by Andrew GrushJune 5, 201410

Video: Galaxy S5 resists 1 hour in the pool and 1 hour in the washing machine

the Galaxy S5 is certified to resist water when submerged at depths of up to one meter for no longer than 30 minutes. So, why is the device in the video working after one hour at the ...
by Bogdan PetrovanApril 8, 201421
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