Galaxy Note 4 vs. Nexus 5: What Buyers Can Expect

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launch date is confirmed for September 3rd which means that the Galaxy Note 4 release date is now in sight. Many consumers are starting to weigh Samsung’s device as their next smartphone so we want to weigh the latest Galaxy Note 4 rumors against the top competition. Today, we want […]

Nexus 5 Deal Chops Price as Nexus 6 Release Looms

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A brand new Nexus 5 deal chops the price of a new Nexus down and offers prospective Nexus smartphone buyers an alternative to waiting for the Nexus 6, a device that has made its presence known in recent days as Google gears up for the fall and a potential Nexus 6 release. Almost a year […]

Moto X+1 vs Nexus 5: What to Expect

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The different options available for those looking to buy a new smartphone this summer are already wide open, but come next month multiple new choices will be on the table. While most manufacturers have released their devices for 2014, Motorola’s yet to deliver anything, but has at least two new phones coming in early September. […]

LG G3 vs Nexus 5: What Buyers Need to Know

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There’s an excellent selection of Android smartphones available to consumers this summer, especially now that most major manufacturers have unveiled their flagship devices for 2014. With the HTC One M8, Galaxy S5 and LG G3 all available from major US carriers, as well as around the globe, consumers have a tough decision to make when […]

Nexus 5 Deal Cuts Price Amidst Nexus 6 Rumors

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A new Nexus 5 deal cuts a little bit off the device’s stagnant price tag and offers consumers an attractive option amidst recent Nexus 6 rumors that point to a Nexus 6 release from Motorola later this year. As we push towards the fall, Google’s Nexus 5 remains the company’s top Nexus smartphone. Thanks to […]

Best Cheap Android Smartphones [August, 2014]

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If you’re in the market for an affordable smartphone this summer, you have a lot of options. From the aging iPhone 5, Windows Phone devices, and of course Android. There are many expensive flagship smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S5 or new LG G3, and budget devices like the popular Moto G. Those trying to […]

New Android L Update Arrives for Nexus Users

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Back in June at the annual Google I/O Event Android users and developers received an early look at the next version of Android for the first time in over three years. This marked a major shift in how Google releases new versions of Android. Google proudly revealed some of what’s coming in the Android L […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Problems Still Plague Users

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Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is still causing problems for select Nexus users and Nexus 5 users in particular are complaining about an assortment of Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems including issues with GPS, battery life problems, random reboots, slow charging, and more. In June, Google rolled out two new Android 4.4 KitKat updates to Nexus […]

Nexus 5 vs. Nexus 6: 10 Things You Need to Know Right Now

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Rumor has it, Google might be looking to replace the Nexus 5 later this year with a brand new Nexus smartphone, a device that we’re currently dubbing Nexus 6. With Nexus 6 rumors swirling, we want to take a very early look at how those Nexus 6 rumors are matching up with the Nexus 5. […]

Nexus 5 Customization Rumored with New Google Workshop

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A new rumor has emerged suggesting Google could be looking to offer some customization options for the Nexus 5, and possibly even other upcoming devices like the rumored Nexus 6 or Nexus 8 tablet. Multiple new screenshots have leaked suggesting customizable cases and wallpapers are coming to the Nexus program. It’s being called the Google […]

Google Now Launcher Update Makes it Available to All

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The Google Now Launcher first debuted on the Nexus 5 last year, delivering a brand new interface and experience over stock Android specific for Nexus and Google Play Edition devices. Eventually it arrived in the Google Play Store, but wasn’t available to everyone until today. This afternoon Google confirmed an update started rolling out to […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Review: One Month Later

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In early June, Google released Android 4.4.3 KitKat, an update aimed at squashing Android 4.4.2 KitKat problems. Several weeks later, the company pushed out Android 4.4.4 KitKat, a much smaller update for Nexus users and one that delivered a crucial security patch. While it may have tackled some issues, Nexus users are still complaining about […]

No Android L Beta Updates Coming Until Official Release

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Last month at the annual Google I/O Developer event Android users and developers received an early look at the next version of Android for the first time in over three years. Not only did Google show off what’s coming in the Android L release later this year, but they even released an early Android L […]

New Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Rolling Out

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

A new Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is rolling out to tackle Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems though the update appears to be limited to certain devices in certain parts of the world. Last month, Google pushed out a trio of updates including Android 4.4.3 KitKat, Android L beta, and Android 4.4.4 KitKat. Android 4.4.3 […]

Top 5 Phones to Consider Before Buying the Nexus 5 [July, 2014]

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With no Nexus 6 in sight, the Nexus 5 remains one of the top Android smartphones on the market and a device that consumers should look at in the month of July. However, we think there are five phones that consumers must weigh before taking buying Google’s current Nexus smartphone, the LG-made Nexus 5. At […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Review: Two Weeks Later

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

Last month, Google rolled out two Android 4.4 KitKat updates to the Nexus 5 including a Nexus 5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat update and an Android 4.4.4 KitKat update. We’ve been using the latter on the Nexus 5 for two weeks and with Android 4.4.4 KitKat problems swirling, we want to take another look at how […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [July, 2014]

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Sifting through Sprint’s vast smartphone lineup will prove difficult for many consumers during the month of July. That’s where we come in. In an effort to help consumers narrow their smartphone options down a bit, we take a look at the devices we think represent the five best smartphones on Sprint for the month of […]

5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [July, 2014]

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Those looking to buy a new T-Mobile smartphone in July are going to have their hands full thanks to the carrier’s extensive smartphone lineup. In an effort to help those that are in the hunt for a brand new device this month, we take a look at the devices we think make up the five […]

Android L Update Could Fix Nexus 5 Problem

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It appears that Google’s brand new Android L update might solve at least one Nexus 5 problem which, according to Nexus 5 users, is still a problem inside Google’s brand new Android 4.4.4 KitKat update. Last year, Google announced Android 4.4 KitKat and its rich feature set alongside the Nexus 5, the company’s brand new […]

5 Best AT&T Smartphones [July, 2014]

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At the moment, AT&T is chock full of smartphone options, something that could give plenty of customers fits, especially those that aren’t in tune with the latest devices. In an effort to help those in the hunt for a new AT&T smartphone this month, we take a look at the devices we think make up […]