Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying the Galaxy S4 [May, 2014]

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 may have replaced the Samsung Galaxy S4 as the company’s flagship but the Galaxy S4 is still widely available and remains a solid choice for those that either don’t need top of the line hardware or don’t want to shell out the big bucks. There are, however, some devices we think […]

New iPhone 6 Photos & Videos Show Off Latest Rumors

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New videos of the alleged iPhone 6 show off the potential size of Apple’s next iPhone and also offer a glimpse at what the iPhone 6 could look like next to the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 4s and Apple’s current iPads, the iPad mini with Retina Display and the iPad Air. iPhone 6 rumors […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying the iPhone 4s [May, 2014]

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The iPhone 4s is still widely available and it remains Apple’s cheapest smartphone option through its retail stores. With an iPhone 4s iOS 8 update likely, the aging smartphone remains a tempting option for those that don’t want to break the bank. There are, however, some devices that we think consumers should check out before […]

iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 5s: Video Shows Detailed Comparison

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The iPhone 6 release date likely won’t land until the fall but a new video offers prospective buyers an early look at what the iPhone 6 could look like next to the iPhone 5s. As the year pushes on, we continue to hear more and more about Apple’s supposed plans for the iPhone. Rumors point […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying Nexus 5 [May, 2014]

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Google’s Nexus 5 is one of the top smartphone options on the market and likely will be until the rumored Nexus 6 arrives later on this year. This makes it a smartphone worth considering though those in the market for a new device this month would be wise to take a look at at least […]

Apple Offers Sweet iPhone 5s Upgrade Deal

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Apple is diving deep into the iPhone trade-in market with a trade-in program of its own. On Friday, the company began offering trade-in deals for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s, giving customers up to $99 and $199, respectively, for their old devices. Unfortunately, you have to use that cash to upgrade to a newer […]

HTC One M8 vs iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6: 90 New Photos Arrive

The mockup iPhone 6 vs HTC One M8 shows a similar size, but a shorter iPhone.

Two new series of photos show the HTC One M8 vs iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6 thanks to a collection of mockups made of plastic and an industrial sample made out of a block of metal. Apple is reportedly working on a larger iPhone 6 for 2014, which will include a bigger 4.7-inch display and […]

Cheapest iPhone 5s Plans Compared: Spring 2014 Edition

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The iPhone 5s has been out for over six months now, and despite it being Apple’s latest flagship device, you can usually find some good deals on the device itself. However, on top of the subsidized cost of the phone, plus your monthly service charges, owning an iPhone can get pretty expensive, but it doesn’t […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying HTC One M8 [May, 2014]

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The HTC One M8 is here and we consider it one of the best smartphones on the market. Before buying it though, there are some devices that we think smartphone shoppers definitely need to weigh against the brand new HTC One M8 before making the final commitment. At the end of last year, we started […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying Samsung Galaxy S5 [May, 2014]

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With the Samsung Galaxy S5 now on shelves, many people are thinking about making the new Galaxy S their new smartphone. Before buying it, there are some devices that we think smartphone shoppers definitely need to weigh against the Samsung Galaxy S5 before making the final commitment. At the tail end of last year, we […]

The Mobile Report Card: Grading The Devices I Use

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Since I started blogging again for GottaBeMobile.com last October I’ve been using a variety of different mobile devices. Some have become mainstays of my mobile computing life. Some I only still have to keep abreast of what is happening with its particular mobile platform. We focus quite a bit on devices and gadgets here on […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying the iPhone 5s [May, 2014]

Read our iOS 7.1.1 iPhone 5s review to see how this update performs.

With the iPhone 6 release months away, many people are considering the iPhone 5s. It’s a solid smartphone and one that should certainly be considered. However, there are some devices that we think smartphone shoppers definitely need to weigh against the iPhone 5s before coming to a final decision. For much of 2013, the iPhone […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [May, 2014]

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Consumers in the market for a new smartphone this month might be looking at Sprint, the only major carrier that still offers pure unlimited data. Those who are looking for a Sprint smartphone in May are going to come across a loaded lineup. While choice is good, it also can present problems for those who […]

5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [May, 2014]

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Those who are thinking about picking up a new T-Mobile smartphone during the month of May will be able to choose between a number of excellent devices. And while choice is a good thing, it can also be overwhelming for those that don’t keep tabs on the smartphone world. Well, we want to help narrow things […]

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 5s: Photos Show Potential Differences

This photo shows an iPhone 6 dummy unit behind an iPhone 5s, with a difference in size.

A new series of possible iPhone 6 photos show what the 2014 iPhone could look like next to the iPhone 5s that Apple started selling in September of last year. A new series of photos show an iPhone 6 model next to an iPhone 5s, highlighting potential differences between the two smartphones. The same source […]

iOS 7.1.1 Update: 5 Problems & Fixes

Here are common iOS 7.1.1 update problems and possible fixes.

The iOS 7.1.1 update is a small release that fixes a few important iOS 7.1 problems and bugs on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. For the most part the iOS 7.1.1 update delivers good performance on the iPhone and iPad, but some users are complaining about a slowly growing number of iOS 7.1.1 problems. […]

5 Best Verizon Smartphones [May, 2014]

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If you’re looking for a new Verizon smartphone in May, you’re going to encounter a number of smartphone options. Choice is a good thing but for those that don’t keep up with the smartphone world, it can be problematic. We want to make the process as easy as possible for as many people as we […]

5 Best AT&T Smartphones [May, 2014]

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Those looking to pick up a new AT&T smartphone in the month of May are going to have a number of excellent devices to choose from. And while choice is a good thing, it can also be overwhelming for some consumers. Well, we want to help narrow things down by telling you about the devices […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPhone 5s Review

IOS 7.1.1 delivers a big improvement to Touch ID on the iPhone 5s.

In April Apple released iOS 7.1.1, the first update to iOS 7.1 with a number of small fixes including one designed to fix problems with the iPhone 5s Touch ID sensor. The latest update to IOS 7, which Apple released last fall, is a small and focused update but it is still one that I […]

5 Best Smartphones [May, 2014]

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Consumers in the hunt for a brand new smartphone in May are going to have to choose between a number of excellent devices. Unfortunately, the number of amount available can be a bit bit overwhelming and here, we want to help narrow things down by telling you about the devices we think are the five […]