But Apple's foray into budget phones is not without company. For years Android devices have covered this price market and two of the best devices in this category were released last year: Google's Pixel 3A and the Samsung Galaxy S10E. The $399 Pixel 3A features a headphone jack and has a great Night Sight-enabled camera that shoots great photos in the dark. Meanwhile, the $600 Galaxy S10E has a superfast Snapdragon 855 chip and a long-lasting battery, and can wirelessly charge other phones and accessories. Samsung more recently launched the Galaxy A51, another phone that costs $399 and has impressive camera specs (there is a 5G variant that costs $499). … [Read more...] about 2020 Budget phones: New iPhone SE specs vs. Pixel 3A, Galaxy S10E, Galaxy A51
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For a year plan, Surfshark comes in close to many of the other full-featured VPN providers, at $72 for the first year. Be careful, because it looks like that will jump to $143 after your first year is up. Month-by-month plans are $12. Its best offer is $2 a month, for its 24-month plan (you pay $48 up front). Definitely take advantage of its generous 30-day trial to decide if you like this service (and maybe set a reminder in 23 months to see if you can talk it into a continued discount rate). … [Read more...] about Best iPhone VPNs of 2020
HMD Global, the company that has the license to manufacture and sell Nokia-banded handsets, has launched three new budget smartphones — Nokia C2 Tava, Nokia C5 Endi and Nokia C2 Tennen — in its US carrier portfolio with Cricket Wireless. Here’s a look at each of these handsets individually: Nokia C2 TavaThis smartphone offers a 5.45-inch HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The handset has a dual rear camera setup of 8P+2MP and on the front, it has a 5MP fixed focus camera with flash support. Backed by a removable 3000mAh battery, the Nokia C2 Tava smartphone comes powered by MTK MT6761 SoC and offers 2GB RAM and offers 16GB and 32GB internal storage options. It runs on Android 10 operating system and houses USB-C and a 3.5mm audio jack. The handset will be available starting May 29 at $109.99. Nokia C5 EndiThis smartphone offers a 6.5-inch HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The handset has a triple rear camera setup of 13MP+2MP+5MP and on the … [Read more...] about HMD Global launches Nokia C2 Tava, Nokia C2 Tennen and Nokia C5 Endi in the US: Price, availability and more
Nokia C2 Tava sports a smaller 5.45-inch HD+ display and is powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 quad-core processor, which is paired with 2GB of RAM and up to 32GB internal storage. The phone has a dual-camera setup at the rear, featuring an 8MP main sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. It also features a 5MP selfie camera, a removable 3,000mAh battery, and a Google Assistant button. The Nokia C2 Tava will be available to purchase from Cricket Wireless in Tempered Blue for $110 starting today. … [Read more...] about Nokia launches three new dirt-cheap Android phones in the U.S.
But there were two key decisions that fundamentally changed Android before it ever was shown to the public. The first was a decision to move Android away from being a BlackBerry clone and into something with "tremendous potential in developing smarter mobile devices that are more aware of its owner's location and preferences" which aligned quite nicely with Google's future as a search and advertising company. People would have loved a cheaper BlackBerry style device as long as it had the same tools and a built-in messenger client. And BrickBreaker, of course. But with Rubin and his wild dreams in charge of development, Android started to take shape with a bit more smarts hidden deep inside the OS. … [Read more...] about How BlackBerry built Android but Apple perfected it