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    When choosing your next smartphone, some argue that pure Android is the way to go. The question is if following an ideal is really better than everything else? By now, most of the world already knows about Samsung’s new Galaxy. The company does a tremendous job at marketing its flagships, and our reviews prove that this year, marketing isn’t the only good thing about this phone. By contrast Google is at the opposite end of the Marketing food chain, but at least among geeks, the cult following behind a pure Android experience is strong. Today we decided to test what it was like to live ...

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    Galaxy Note 6 rumors are heating up. What might be in store for Samsung's next phablet? We ask our viewers, which HTC has the best BoomSound? HTC 10 or the One M9? And we're wrapping up our time with the iPad Pro 9.7. Can this tablet really be used for work? We've been hard at work covering news stories and producing the next generation of phone reviews. We recently started a new series of videos delving deeper into camera performance and phone comparisons, and of course we'll be tackling your questions and comments. Make sure you're charged and ready! It's time for episode 199 of the ...

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    The most interesting things about Huawei's P9 are the dual camera sensors on the back. This is the first device born of the collaboration between Huawei and Leica, and it's not without a little controversy. While Huawei representatives insist that Leica was an active partner in developing the camera hardware and software for the P9, many are still concerned this might only be a branding exercise. Regardless of the logos on the box, or the lofty certifications referenced, the P9 is an interesting photography experiment. We've seen dual sensor phones before, but none with quite the same ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about some new deals with the LG G5 where you can get a dual-SIM unlocked model for a good price. Then we discuss the Garmin Vivomove, as we see the company's new push to fitness trackers. The Samsung Galaxy Note 6 follows as some new spec tips hint to monster specs. Then we discuss some of the new patents for new tips for the Apple Pencil. We end today's show talking about how Time has named the iPhone as the most influential gadget ever. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Unlocked dual SIM LG G5 is on sale at $575 with top-rated eBay ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the some of the new Nexbit Robin deals. Then we talk about the OnePlus 3 specs and its possible price tag. Then we discuss the possible HTC smartwatch, and a rumored launched date. Tim Cook follows with some of his thoughts on the recent quarter, even if other rumors claim otherwise. We end today's show talking about the iPhone 7 and the possible headphone jack making the cut. All this and more after the break. Stories: - You have a week to get the Nextbit Robin on Amazon for $299 - OnePlus 3 with 4GB RAM expected to cost less than OnePlus 2 ...

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    2016 is turning out to be a year for interesting camera experiments. Huawei is the second company this year to use dual rear cameras on a flagship phone. Unlike the LG G5, which has a standard camera and an extreme wide angle shooter, the P9 has two cameras with the same view, but with different tasks for color and light. The primary camera takes color photos just like any other smartphone might, but the second sensor only shoots in black and white. This monochrome sensors is designed to maximize light and detail. It's something of a tech metaphor, meant to perform similarly to how the ...

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    Water resistance, ubiquitous Samsung Pay support, and a phenomenal camera. Those are just three of the Galaxy S7’s major selling points, and although they’ve been highlighted before in TV ads and various other publicity stunts (one in particular), there’s no such thing as trying too hard to stay ahead of the fast-growing competition. Well, there is, but as it so happens, Samsung’s three latest 60-second-or-less commercials effortlessly manage to be charming, adorable and effective. All without a single celebrity cameo. What’s a little sad is, with wasteful Lil Wayne and chill ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Amazon Fire deals, and which ones are the best options. Then we talk about the Oculus Rift, which just reached doorsteps and certain retailers. Sony follows as the company just decided to patent another option for smart contact lenses. Then we talk about the Galaxy Note 6 and some of the rumors that point to USB type C. We end today's show talking about LG's new fingerprint-capable display. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Amazon Fire on fire with series of discounts - Oculus Rift hits the marketplace: Best Buy, Microsoft, ...

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    You might know Casey Neistat. He's a logged a bunch of calories. He's ridden on Citi Bikes. He's snowboarded through Midtown. All of that's on YouTube. Neistat co-founded Beme, Inc. as a social technology company. And Beme is the name of the app it has officially come out with. It's been on iOS for a while now as a beta, but it's now finally out for reals. And it's on both the App Store and the Google Play Store. If you're into video blogging, prepare to be shaken. If you're not, you too. Beme doesn't have a viewfinder. It turns off the screen while you're recording a video. All you have ...

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    Pocketnow Daily gets an average of 300 to 500 comments a day, and sometimes even a thousand. We’d like to thank you all for participating in our question of the day, and we love your feedback so much, that we decided that since we can’t respond to ever single one of your comments, we should at least feature a couple in a weekly video. This is the Pocketnow Daily Recap. Since we only have 3 minutes on every Daily video to go through the hottest news, the weekly recap will serve as a more extensive discussion where we also include your thoughts on the subject. Sadly, for the sake of ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent deals for the Exynos Galaxy S7 variant. Then we discuss Motorola's May 17 event in India. We then talk about the recent progress of roaming chargers in Europe. The Google Nexus 6P follows as we learn that it might get a spec upgrade soon. We end today's show talking about the recent pre-order details and deals for the HTC 10. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Galaxy S7 eBay deal has new factory-unlocked models for just $560 - Motorola slates mystery event for May 17 in India, Moto G4 or new Moto E incoming - Using a ...

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    Apple is at the beginnings of a transition. The high end smartphone market is maturing. Mac sales continue to fall. Cupertino supports two different computing environments between OSX and iOS. Pushing to find new sales growth, Apple is working to bring more professional features to iOS instead of adding multi-mode or touchscreen options to MacBooks and iMacs. We now have our hands on the second iOS "Pro" product following this philosophy. The 9.7 retains most of the design of the iPad Air 2, but includes more storage, better cameras, a new display, quad speaker sound, and support for the ...

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    If you like to watch your music in motion and maybe, just maybe, you have up to five other relatives or close groupies that like listening to and watching music, you have a lot of choices to sort through. Simply put, Apple Music on Android has become another choice for you to pick out. If you're not already on Apple Music, yes, it's on Android and yes, it's being updated pretty often. If you sign up for an account now, though, you can get up to six people on a Family account for $14.99 a month — compared with the single-payer $9.99 a month. Once everyone hops on board, they can browse, ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Google's recent changes to its store, where we no longer see products like the Nexus 9. Then we talk about some of the recent Sony quarter results, and what these mean. LG follows as we notice smartphone losses as well. The HTC Nexus smartphones then make the cut as we get more details on code names. We end today's show talking about a possible iPhone Pro in the works. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Google no longer selling Nexus tablets, as Nexus 9 leaves the Google Store - Smartphone sales slump can’t stop Sony from crushing ...

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    Doing a video about VR is complicated in its own way, but when you talk about the HTC Vive, well, one video might not be enough. Just like in the case of the average gaming computer, there is nothing simple about the HTC Vive. The Fedex guy needed a trolley to drag the box to my doorstep, not because it’s heavy, but because it’s huge. Cutting through the external cardboard, you’re greeted with a large dark package that’s held in place by foam and plastic protection. The added padding padding may seem to be overkill, but it starts making sense when you dig within. The Vive’s box ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the recent Sony Xperia X pre-orders in the UK. Then Microsoft follows as the company reaffirms that it is committed to Windows 10 Mobile, again. We even hear about the possibility of a Surface Phone for early next year, yes, again. Nintendo follows as there is talks about two new mobile games coming soon. Then we discuss the recent leaks of a possible Gear Fit, in addition to some IonX earbuds. We end today's show talking about the new Moto X by Lenovo, and its possible specs. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Amazon UK has Sony ...

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    The HTC 10 is a work in progress. At the time this video was produced, it was still only available for pre-order, and units had not yet shipped to consumers. Given that reviewers had access to pre-release software, we wanted to see how HTC would respond to early criticisms focused on camera performance. This camera represents a significant departure from last year's One m9. Like Samsung, HTC is also walking away from the megapixel wars, reducing resolution to 12MP, while increasing sensor size. This brings us back to the Ultrapixel moniker, and those larger individual dots are designed to ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about some extra deals for the Moto 360 Sport, in addition to the Asus ZenWatch. Then we talk about Google's new MODE straps fro Android Wear. HTC then surprises us with the new One S9. Then we hear more specs detailed for the OnePlus 3. We end today's show talking about Apple's quarter results, and how the iPhone has finally become a victim. All this and more after the break. Stories: - $200 Moto 360 Sport now sold with free $50 gift card, Asus ZenWatch again just $100 - Google makes changing smartwatch bands as easy as swapping watchfaces with new ...

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    Did you happen to catch that latest iPhone SE commercial starring Neil Patrick Harris on TV last night? No? Well, it might be because Apple is yet to put together a star-studded publicity stunt for its newest 4-incher, instead continuing to invest the big advertising bucks in keeping the aging iPhone 6s in the limelight. NPH pops up for a few seconds in one of two new 6s adverts, awarding… a trophy of sorts to a teenage girl/amateur filmmaker for a home video about... onions. The micro-budget production becomes an instant mainstream hit, which is totally believable, with viewers left in ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the some of the new deals for the Moto 360 Sport. Then we discuss the Samsung Gear S3, as the device is slated for a close event, and we should expect some fashion partnerships. Then we talk about the Google Play Store and how it might extend to Chrome OS. The Apple Watch follows as we hear of a possible cellular radio making the cut. We end today's show talking about the iPhone 7 and the possibility of waterproofing. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Moto 360 Sport discounted to $200 stateside, headed for India this week - Samsung ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about some of the recent software updates that have reached certain Android smartphones. Apple and Samsung follow as we learn about US activations and marketshare. Then we discuss the iPhone SE, as it seems to be making a statement in China. Then we talk about the iPhone 8, as it seems that the naming scheme is gonna change. We end today's show talking about the Samsung Galaxy Note 6 and its battery specs. All this and more after the break. Stories: - AT&T LG V10, Sprint Galaxy Note Edge and S5 Sport all jump on the Marshmallow bandwagon - Apple ...

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    2016 is off to a terrific smartphone start. Samsung's focus this year is on refining what we liked about the Galaxy S6. We keep the metal and glass build, with more of a Note 5 style curved back, and lifestyle features like water resistance and MicroSD card expansion return. The second year of this hardware look has produced a formidable handset. HTC is getting back to basics. The One M9 fell prey to the performance concerns of the Qualcomm 810, and featured some rough design element. The HTC 10 polishes those edges, and delivers on performance. Simplifying the Sense skin, whittling down ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Acer's new product announcements, which include a ver interesting surface-like tablet. Then we discuss the Samsung Gear 360, and the current price points being offered. Walmart follows as the company surprises everyone with a new Walmart Pay. Then we talk Motorola, mainly because we hear of the possible new Moto X in the works. We end today's show talking about Microsoft's quarter results, which include good Surface results, and bad Lumia performance. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Acer Switch Alpha 12 convertible tablet ...

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    What a difference one year makes... Over 2015 LG landed critical praise after launching phones like the G4 and the V10. While the G Flex 2 was caught up in the performance issues surrounding the Qualcomm 810, LG handled their following phones gracefully, extracting as much power as they could from the lower end Qualcomm 808. HTC struggled to find its footing after the launch of the One M9, a phone also poorly received due to performance concerns and for including a "good" camera against some truly great photography competitors. Later that year they also tried to utilize a lower power ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the new "Vibrant" Gorilla Glass technology. Then we discuss some of the Google Camera enhancements that just reached everyone. Apple then follows with a new MacBook and some iterative updates. We then hear about some new HDR display enhancements that might reach the Sony Xperia X Premium. We end today's show talking about Samsung's work in developing larger camera sensors for its Galaxy smartphone lineup. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Vibrant Gorilla Glass may change the look of glass-encased phones - Google Camera as seen on ...

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