Tristan Rayner

Tristan Rayner is a feature writer and works primarily with Android Authority's European team.

Tristan's Posts

If Huawei has a security problem, what exactly is it?

Huawei's now the second largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, yet it's still barred in the U.S. What gives?
by Tristan Rayner24 hours ago

Red Hydrogen One: What we know so far (Update: New launch date revealed)

Red's Hydrogen One has a new launch date, but if you can't wait that long, you can opt for a developer's edition device.
by Tristan RaynerAugust 7, 2018

We asked, you told us: 1080p is ok, but it’s all about battery life

In this week's poll, your votes told us that 1080p suits almost an even split of people. But it's all about the battery.
by Tristan RaynerAugust 4, 2018

We asked, you told us: PUBG forever, Fortnite never – but is Fortnite the winner?

This week's poll asked direct: PUBG vs Fortnite? 45k voted for a clear winner, but Fortnite on Android isn't out yet!
by Tristan RaynerJuly 28, 2018

Xiaomi Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite specs: The next Android One experience

Here's what you need to know about the value-packed Xiaomi Mi A2 and the Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite's specs.
by Tristan RaynerJuly 24, 2018

We asked, you told us: A female voice assistant or Morgan Freeman, please

We asked if you would you rather your virtual assistant be male, female, or gender neutral? We had some fun answers!
by Tristan RaynerJuly 21, 2018

The core features that are keeping you on Android: let’s talk!

Apple isn't all bad but there are things that iOS just doesn't do well. Here's our list of features that Android just get right.
by Tristan RaynerJuly 20, 2018

Google does it best, and the EU ruling won’t change that

The enormous Google fine that the European Commission just handed out probably won't change Android. Google is just too far ahead.
by Tristan RaynerJuly 18, 2018

How did we miss the best place for a fingerprint scanner?

The fingerprint sensor on the side of a phone addresses all the complaints about front/rear scanners. So why is it dead?
by Tristan RaynerJuly 15, 2018

You wouldn’t buy a blood diamond, but do you own a conflict phone?

Buying a smartphone can be a hard decision, but did you know it can also be an ethical debate of sorts? Enter conflict minerals and why they matter.
by Tristan RaynerJuly 15, 2018
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