HTC First Hands-On With Facebook Home UI (Video)

Facebook app launcher; you can also access an app launcher with all the installed apps on your device as well by swiping to the left-most screen.

We got a chance to take the HTC First for a spin today, which is the first official ‘Facebook phone’ that comes pre-loaded with the Facebook Home user interface. Though you can download the Facebook Home UI as a replacement for your widgets and pre-loaded UI on some of the more popular Android phones starting […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Hands-On Video

The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes in black and white with an all plastic design.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 blends a 5-inch 1080P HD display with a solid but plastic design and a collection of software features in a package that isn’t much larger than the Samsung Galaxy S3. Samsung unveiled the new Galaxy S4 last night at a Radio City Music Hall with an over the top launch highlighting […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Ads Hint at Times Square Hands On Experience

The Samsung Galaxy S4 event was about as grandiose as it gets.

It’s looking more and more like Samsung is planning a public hands on with the Samsung Galaxy S4 in Times Square. Samsung teased a Samsung experience in Times Square last week, and this morning New York awoke to three large Samsung Galaxy S4 banners in Times Square. Two of the banners cover billboards that previously […]

HTC One Hands On (Video)

HTC One with case

At an event in New York City today HTC unveiled the new HTC One, an Android smartphones that may stand out of the crowded Android phone market. While there are some visual and design similarities between HTC One and the iPhone 5, the One is larger than the iPhone 5 and the curved back makes […]

HTC DROID DNA Hands-On Video

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The HTC DROID DNA goes on sale on Verizon on November 21, but the companies showed off the phone at an event in New York today. The big focus on the HTC DROID DNA is the 5-inch 1080p display, and rightfully so. The display is beautiful. Text is incredibly sharp, and photos look incredible on […]

Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX HD and RAZR HD Hands On Video

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After weeks of leaks Verizon finally announced the successors to its popular Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX smartphones. Both the Droid RAZR HD and Droid RAZR MAXX HD now have 4.7-inch HD displays with virtual buttons. The new Droid RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD live up to the RAZR brand of very thin […]

Motorola Droid RAZR M Hands On

Motorola DROID RAZR M 1

Alongside the RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD Motorola announced its new mid-range smartphone the Droid RAZR M. The Droid RAZR M has the same internals of the RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD, but uses the 4.3-inch screen from the first Droid RAZR. The phone is smaller because Motorola managed to eliminate the bezel […]

Nokia Lumia 920 Hands On Videos Arrive, Show off PureView In Action

Lumia 920 Hands On

The Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 is finally official and we can share some of the first hands on videos. These Lumia 920 hands on videos come from Nokia and Microsoft, so they aren’t critical like the hands on videos we’ll see later today, but they are worth sharing. Read: Lumia 920 Announced These […]

IdeaTab S2 Android 4.0 Tablet With Keyboard Dock Now Available

IdeaTab S2 with keyboard dock

The Lenovo IdeaTab S2 is finally on sale at Lenovo after A CES 2012 debut and it’s bringing Android 4.0 and an attractive price to the launch of this Transformer inspired tablet. Like the popular ASUS Transformer tablet line, the IdeaTab S2 (S2110) tablets come with an optional keyboard dock that enhances the typing experience and ups […]

Hands on With iOS 6 Maps, Facebook, Do Not Disturb and More (Video)

Apple introduced a lot of new features for iOS 6, including some that iPhone owners will surely want today. The official iOS 6 release date isn’t until fall, but I’ve installed the iOS 6 beta on my iPhone 4S to test out the early version of Apple’s new software for the iPhone, iPad and iPod […]

iOS 6 Hands On: 10 Killer iOS 6 Features

iOS 6 Hands On Siri Sports

iOS 6 is the most exciting version of iOS since I started using an iPhone or an iPad, so I couldn’t wait to install the iOS 6 beta on the iPhone 4S. The iOS 6 beta includes over 200 new features, but these ten features are the ones that steal the show and welcome you […]

Nokia 808 PureView Hands On

Photo taken with the Nokia 808 PureView

The Nokia 808 PureView, while not a juggernaut of a device, is certainly one of the more interesting smartphones of 2012. The reason is, it sports an absolutely massive 41 mega-pixel camera with a Carl Zeiss sensor. We were able to go hands-on with the Symbian-powered (you read that right) Nokia 808 PureView at CTIA […]

LG Optimus Vu Hands On Video

LG optimus Vu Hands On

The LG Optimus Vu is a 5-inch Android smartphone, originally launched ahead of Mobile World Congress, but still on the way to consumers. At CTIA 2012 Chuong Nguyen was able to go hands on with the Optimus Vu at the LG Booth to see what this large screen Android device is capable of. In the LG Optimus Vu hands […]

HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE Hands On Video

Droid Incredible 4G LTE Hands On

The HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE is a highly anticipated 4-inch 4G LTE Android smartphone landing on Verizon soon. Building on the success of the Droid Incredible series, the new Incredible 4G LTE is coming soon to Verizon Wireless, but there is no official price available. While we wait for the Droid Incredible 4G LTE release date, which […]

HTC EVO 4G LTE Hands-On Video

HTC EVO 4G LTE Side

The newest addition to Sprint’s EVO line is here, the HTC EVO 4G LTE. Sprint hailed the 4.7-inch Ice Cream Sandwich phone as the true successor to the original EVO 4G that launched in 2010. The new EVO 4G LTE is very similar to the HTC One X that’s launching on AT&T later this year in […]

AT&T HTC One X Benchmarks Blow Away Competition

HTC One X benchmarks

The HTC One X is coming to AT&T in the U.S. with a dual core processor, instead of the quad-core processor found in the international version, but if these benchmarks are to be believed there’s no reason to worry. Early HTC One X benchmarks are online, showing a strong performance that backs up our hands […]

iPad 3rd Gen Review and Hands-on Video Roundup

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Even though it’s been almost 6 hours since pre-orders for the new iPad 3rd generation model began, you can still order the tablet for March 16th delivery. If you’re holding off until the reviews are in or you’ve at least heard from people who have some hands-on experience with the tablet, this post is for […]

iPad 3 Hands On Video Shows Off Glass, Case and Home Button

iPad 3 or iPad HD

Apple will announce the iPad 3 or iPad HD at an event on Wednesday, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait to see most of the new iPad. The team over at M.I.C Gadget got their hands on a collection of iPad 3 parts, allowing them to give us a look at what the […]

In-Depth Hands-On: HTC One X and Sense 4.0 (Video)

HTC One X Main

HTC grabbed everyone’s attention yesterday with the announcement of their new HTC One line of smartphones at Mobile World Congress. The HTC One X, One S and One V share many features and specs with slight differences in design and elements, such as the camera. If this sounds familiar, it’s what Samsung has done with […]

Hands On With OS X Mountain Lion AirPlay to Apple TV (Video)

Airplay for Mac iTunes

One of the most exciting features in the upcoming OS X Mountain Lion upgrade is the ability to wirelessly stream your Mac’s desktop to your Apple TV. The iPad 2 and iPhone 4S have had this feature for some time, so it is great to see AirPlay arriving on the Macbook Air and MacBook Pro. I’ve been […]