Kris Carlon

Kris Carlon is a half-British Australian living in Berlin who works as a Managing Editor at Android Authority looking after YouTube and features.

Kris's Posts

Android 9 Pie review: Closing the gap

Android 9 Pie is the most comprehensive and consistent version of Android ever, yet it feels a little out of sync with its roots. This is the Android 9 Pie review.
by Kris CarlonAugust 6, 2018

Xiaomi Mi A2 hands on: putting power before price

The Xiaomi Mi A2 is the successor to last year's hugely popular Android One device, the Mi A1, but this year, there's another variant.
by Kris CarlonJuly 24, 2018

Vivo Nex review: Frustratingly imperfect, undeniably desirable (Update: Video added)

Our Vivo Nex review reveals why this lust-worthy device should remain an object of desire rather than become the phone in your pocket.
by Kris CarlonJuly 2, 2018

Android Messages for web now available for all: Here’s how to use it

Android Messages for Web lets you pair your computer to your phone, so you can send and receive SMS from either device. Here's how to set it up.
by Kris CarlonJune 26, 2018

Vivo Nex vs Google Pixel 2 camera comparison: Closer than you might think

The Vivo Nex is making headlines for a variety of reasons, but the question needed to be asked: how good is its camera? We put the Vivo Nex up against the Google Pixel 2 in this camera ...
by Kris CarlonJune 17, 2018

Vivo Nex hands-on: Welcome to the all-screen future

No notch, no compromises: the Vivo Nex heralds the arrival of the first bezel-less smartphones (sort of). This is the Vivo Nex hands-on.
by Kris CarlonJune 12, 2018

Vivo Nex specs: More than meets the eye

While specs aren't what makes Vivo's latest flagship an attractive smartphone, it's good to know that radical design doesn't mean sub-par Vivo Nex specs.
by Kris CarlonJune 12, 2018

Paris through the eyes of the Huawei P20 Pro

The Huawei P20 Pro has three cameras and the performance to back up the added cost. Take a look at this gallery of shots taken in a rainy Paris and judge for yourself.
by Kris CarlonMarch 31, 2018

Huawei P20 Pro: too much of a good thing?

It's easy to be impressed by the Huawei P20 Pro with its triple-camera system, but it answers a real camera question in an arguably unsustainable way.
by Kris CarlonMarch 28, 2018

Huawei Mate 10 to get P20 AI features with Android 8.1

Huawei's recent Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro will be inheriting some of the new AI features available on the just-announced P20 and P20 Pro.
by Kris CarlonMarch 27, 2018
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