Failed Potential: The Note5 XDA Review

The Note5 is one of the most highly anticipated devices of the year, and after mountains of hype behind its release, Samsung’s Next Big Thing is finally here. Opting for...

Sony Xperia Z5, 2nd Gen Moto 360, Samsung Gear S2 and More Unveiled at IFA! – XDA TV

It’s Friday, September 4, 2015, and let’s talk about what happened this week over at XDA-developers.com. IFA is going on this week, so we’ve got a lot of new device...

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Grab Some Popcorn: Bloatware Company Under Attack

A couple weeks ago we posted an article about Digital Turbine and its quest to rule the world of bloatware. The company has partnered with several large global carriers to...
September 3, 2015 2:40 PM

Is the Xperia Z5 Premium’s 4K Display a Step Forward, or an Absurdity?

The Xperia Z5 Premium is bringing 4K resolutions to mobile, with a 5.5-inch  3840 x 2160 IPS LCD, with 806 pixels per inch. This would obviously have some consequences on battery...
September 3, 2015 11:13 AM

Hands On with the Huawei Watch

This week we’re in Berlin ready for IFA, and today we managed to spend some time with Huawei. As Android Wear devices are becoming more common, and due to the...
September 2, 2015 6:28 PM

Opinion: New Wear Watches are Coming, but You Don’t Have to Upgrade

Android Wear has come of age in many ways, and with a new generation of watches in the horizon, the smartwatch battleground is bound to get more interesting. The “Year...
September 2, 2015 1:58 PM

Sony Unveils the Xperia Z5 Flagship Lineup, Specs and Features

At their IFA announcement, Sony took the wraps off the Xperia Z5 Flagship trio: the Xperia Z5, the Xperia Z5 Compact, and the Xperia Z5 Premium. Starting with the first...
September 2, 2015 12:21 PM

OnePlus 2 Invite Giveaway Winners

The winners of our OnePlus 2 Invite Giveaway were selected yesterday, and each will soon receive their OnePlus 2 invite to the e-mail address tied to their XDA account. Those who...
September 2, 2015 10:09 AM

Smartwatch Battle: Moto 360, Gear S2 Announcements & What to Know!

As we approach bigger screen sizes for our smartphones, the attention is now being shifted towards getting a new kind of device on you – quite literally. The next generation...
September 1, 2015 3:41 PM

Which 2015 Releases Have Disappointed You?

There have been some great flagships this year, and arguably every 2015 phone makes for a solid daily driver for typical smartphone needs. However, enthusiasts expect a lot out of...
September 1, 2015 11:05 AM

The State Of The Internet Of Things

Tech giant IBM has invested $10 billion in research into the field so far and plans to invest a further $3 billion and hire an additional 2000 employees. Which, according to...
September 1, 2015 11:03 AM

Android Wear Adds Support For iPhones

Bringing along good news to iPhone owners, Google has announced that Android Wear will now support iPhones. The supported list of Apple devices is limited to the iPhone 5 and...
August 31, 2015 12:50 PM

The Age of Compromises: A Data-Driven Look at the End of Annual Flagships

Most of us here are Android power users and enthusiasts. We take for granted that smartphones will get better and better every year—we demand ever more from smartphone OEMs, and...
August 31, 2015 12:42 PM

Saturday Contest: Winners and the Answers!

Yesterday we decided to have some fun. We posted 2 riddles for you guys to try and solve, with Google Play Credit prizes for both the winner and the first...
August 30, 2015 4:47 PM