• Deal: Verizon offers the Samsung Gear Fit2 at half the price By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    DEAL: VERIZON OFFERS THE SAMSUNG GEAR FIT2 AT HALF THE PRICE

    Despite the fact that smartwatch global sales have dropped considerably, Samsung continues to focus on wearables. The South Korean...

    Samsung, News
  • Bose launches Google Assistant-optimized QuietComfort 35 II headphones By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    BOSE LAUNCHES GOOGLE ASSISTANT-OPTIMIZED QUIETCOMFORT 35 II HEADPHONES

    Bose introduced its first headphones that offer seamless access to Google Assistant, the QuietComfort 35 II. The new headphones are...

    Google, News
  • Tapping the “Check for Update” button on Nexus/Pixel will actually be useful now By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    TAPPING THE “CHECK FOR UPDATE” BUTTON ON NEXUS/PIXEL WILL ACTUALLY BE USEFUL NOW

    Although the Nexus and Pixel phones are among the first to receive new Android updates every time Google releases them, it takes time...

    Phone, Google, Android, News
  • Deal: Unlocked Moto E4 Plus costs just $145 on Amazon By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    DEAL: UNLOCKED MOTO E4 PLUS COSTS JUST $145 ON AMAZON

    The Moto E4 Plus hit the shelves in the United States about a month ago, but the entry-level smartphone is already on sale. The 4th...

    Smartphone, Mobile, News
  • Tim Cook "thrilled" with Apple iPhone 8/8 Plus and Apple Watch sales as he visits Palo Alto Apple Store By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    TIM COOK "THRILLED" WITH APPLE IPHONE 8/8 PLUS AND APPLE WATCH SALES AS HE VISITS PALO ALTO APPLE STORE

    Apple CEO Tim Cook visited the Apple Store in Palo Alto, California this morning to watch first hand the launch of the Apple iPhone...

    iPhone, Apple, News
  • Deal: Nokia Steel hybrid smartwatch is 20% off for a limited time By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    DEAL: NOKIA STEEL HYBRID SMARTWATCH IS 20% OFF FOR A LIMITED TIME

    Nokia's hybrid smartwatch is now on sale in Europe until the end of the month, but customers in the United States can get the Nokia...

    News
  • Asus to launch new ZenFone 5 smartphones in March 2018 at the earliest By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    ASUS TO LAUNCH NEW ZENFONE 5 SMARTPHONES IN MARCH 2018 AT THE EARLIEST

    Asus officially introduced its new ZenFone 4 lineup in Europe this week, but the new smartphones were delayed for many months. Although...

    Smartphone, News
  • Verizon extends deadline, offers service to some rural roamers it had forced to leave its network By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    VERIZON EXTENDS DEADLINE, OFFERS SERVICE TO SOME RURAL ROAMERS IT HAD FORCED TO LEAVE ITS NETWORK

    Last week, we told you about 8,500 rural Verizon customers that were being forced to leave the nation's largest carrier. Because these...

    News
  • Only 30 people line up for iPhone 8 at the Sydney Apple Store By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    ONLY 30 PEOPLE LINE UP FOR IPHONE 8 AT THE SYDNEY APPLE STORE

    Traditionally, the launch of the latest new iPhone models has hundreds of people lined up in front of the Sydney Apple Store. While...

    iPhone, Apple, News
  • Google debuts trade-in program for current and upcoming Pixel phones By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    GOOGLE DEBUTS TRADE-IN PROGRAM FOR CURRENT AND UPCOMING PIXEL PHONES

    The Android One Moto X4 is not the only one that will benefit from a trade-in program in the United States. The Mountain View company...

    Smartphone, Samsung, Apple, Phone, Android, Google, News
  • Netflix adds HDR and Dolby Vision support for iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPad Pro By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    NETFLIX ADDS HDR AND DOLBY VISION SUPPORT FOR IPHONE X, IPHONE 8/8 PLUS AND IPAD PRO

    Netflix introduced HDR streaming for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 early this month, a little bit more than a week ahead of its official...

    Samsung, iPhone, iPad, Apple, News
  • T-Mobile and Sprint could agree on merger deal in October By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    T-MOBILE AND SPRINT COULD AGREE ON MERGER DEAL IN OCTOBER

    A Sprint - T-Mobile merger that could shake up the US wireless industry has been in the rumor mill for years. Now, the deal is close...

    Mobile, News
  • IPhone 8 doesn't scratch and bend easily, and isn't too hard to repair By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    IPHONE 8 DOESN'T SCRATCH AND BEND EASILY, AND ISN'T TOO HARD TO REPAIR

    Available to buy starting today , Apple's iPhone 8 looks a lot like the iPhone 7, but it's upgraded in many ways. Design-wise, the...

    Smartphone, iPhone, Phone, Apple, News
  • The Mate 10 Lite officially introduced as Huawei Maimang 6: four cameras, 5.9-inch 18:9 display By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    THE MATE 10 LITE OFFICIALLY INTRODUCED AS HUAWEI MAIMANG 6: FOUR CAMERAS, 5.9-INCH 18:9 DISPLAY

    The Mate 10 is one of the last major smartphones to hit the market this year, a flagship that Huawei says it's worth waiting for. There...

    Smartphone, News
  • OnePlus announces Individual Application Update program for speedier OxygenOS updates By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    ONEPLUS ANNOUNCES INDIVIDUAL APPLICATION UPDATE PROGRAM FOR SPEEDIER OXYGENOS UPDATES

    Over the past couple of months, OnePlus released some of the apps that come pre-installed on its smartphones in the Google Play Store....

    Smartphone, Google, Android, News
  • Bose's smallest portable Bluetooth speaker SoundLink Micro goes on sale in the US By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    BOSE'S SMALLEST PORTABLE BLUETOOTH SPEAKER SOUNDLINK MICRO GOES ON SALE IN THE US

    Bose introduced its smallest portable Bluetooth speaker earlier this month, the SoundLink Micro. If you haven't pre-ordered one yet,...

    Phone, Google, News
  • IPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus are now available to buy, shipping times are decent By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    IPHONE 8, IPHONE 8 PLUS ARE NOW AVAILABLE TO BUY, SHIPPING TIMES ARE DECENT

    It's September 22 today, which means Apple's brand new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now available to purchase - directly from Apple,...

    iPhone, Apple, News
  • Xiaomi joins the Wireless Power Consortium; Mi 7 could feature wireless charging By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    XIAOMI JOINS THE WIRELESS POWER CONSORTIUM; MI 7 COULD FEATURE WIRELESS CHARGING

    Once known as China's Apple, Xiaomi is apparently following in Apple's footsteps when it comes to wireless charging. The 2017 iPhone...

    Tech, iPhone, Apple, News
  • Judge rules against Qualcomm twice in its patent battles against Apple By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    JUDGE RULES AGAINST QUALCOMM TWICE IN ITS PATENT BATTLES AGAINST APPLE

    Judge Gonzolo P. Curiel of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California, today rejected Qualcomm's request...

    iPhone, iPad, Apple, News
  • 3D Touch gesture to access the app switcher will return with future iOS 11 update By Phone Arena   -   Sep 22, 2017

    3D TOUCH GESTURE TO ACCESS THE APP SWITCHER WILL RETURN WITH FUTURE IOS 11 UPDATE

    A gesture that Apple had to drop from iOS 11 due to a "technical constraint," will return in a future update of the company's mobile...

    Mobile, iPhone, iOS, Apple, News