Pocophone F1 first impressions: taking the Chinese out of MIUI

The latest device from Xiaomi is not called “Mi” at all. With software, it’s not Android One, but a stock-ification of MIUI. What’s up?

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S Unboxing & First Impressions (Video)

It doesn’t take long for the brand-new Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S to leave a lasting impression on a reviewer, although our full analysis of the phone is not done yet.

Vivo V9 – Hands On & First Impressions

The Vivo V9 is not just another iPhone X clone. It’s very affordable too. And it has a few neat things going for it, which are pretty obvious from a first glance.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro: Sexiest Phone of 2017 (Video)

Huawei steps into line with the rest of its global cohorts with a 2:1 display, powerful cameras and so much more. Is it really that sexy?

Google Pixel 2: A Fantastic First Impression (Video)

Speedy, colorful and imperfect. It’s what we have to deal with for the Google Pixel 2 so far and we’ve only unboxed it today…

LG V30 Dual Cameras: the best phone for vlogging, YouTube, and content creation (Video)

Content creation: two words we’re all more involved in, whether we’re conscious of it or not. If you care even a shred about it, take a look at the V30.

Moto Z2 Force: The First 24 Hours (Video)

For us at Pocketnow with new smartphones, we always have a honeymoon period with it and we let you know about it. But the concerns creep up fast here.

HTC Bolt First Impressions: Unboxing Sprint’s Fastest Phone

HTC is wrapping up 2016 with an attractive phone packing an odd combination of hardware components. Here’s our HTC Bolt first impressions!

Google Pixel XL unboxing: This Really Blue is really nagging at us (Video)

Since everyone and their aunt has an unboxing video up, we would figure that our first impressions and expectations are in order for the big Pixel.

ZTE Axon 7 Mini First Impressions: A petite powerhouse?

ZTE impressed us with the full sized Axon 7, but what got trimmed to achieve an even lower price? Here’s our ZTE Axon 7 Mini First Impressions!

Sony XPERIA XZ First Impressions: The Real Sony Flagship?

Sony’s newest high end phone looks to correct some of the issues we had with their last offering. Here’s our Sony XPERIA XZ First Impressions!

Apple iPhone 7 first impressions: Launch day in Pasadena California!

Apple always creates a media sensation when launching a new phone. Here are our Apple iPhone 7 first impressions from the launch day events in Pasadena!

Sony Xperia X Performance first impressions (video)

Sony’s newest smartphones back away from bleeding edge specs, but still command premium prices. Here’s our Sony Xperia X Performance first impressions.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 thoughts and impressions

Watch our editorial video regarding the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7, as we discuss our thoughts and first impressions of the phone

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 camera tour: Cleaning up its app?

If the Note 7 camera hardware is virtually identical to the S7, what’s new here for mobile photographers? Here’s our Samsung Galaxy Note 7 camera tour!

ZTE Axon 7 Unboxing: Budget busting first impressions

Is this the real flagship budget busting smartphone of 2016? We’re going to find out! Here’s our ZTE Axon 7 un-boxing and first impressions!

Moto Z, Moto Z Force, MotoMods First Impressions!

Lenovo and Motorola making a modular phone should be peanut butter jelly time! Here’s our Moto Z, Moto Z Force, MotoMods first impressions video!

Oppo F1 Plus FC Barcelona Edition First Impressions

Watch our quick first impressions of one very hot special edition smartphone. This is the Oppo F1 Plus FC Barcelona Edition, for all those die hard fans, like me our own Jaime Rivera

OnePlus 3 First Impressions: Never Settle (for lame packaging)

Does OnePlus have the right recipe to bring flagship specs to a mid-range price? Here’s our OnePlus 3 first impressions!

Sony XPERIA X First Impressions: A step away from the high end…

Sony no longer makes phones for the ultra high end market. Where do new Sony phones fit for consumers? Here’s our XPERIA X First Impressions.

Galaxy S7 Active First Impressions: The Bigger, Badder Galaxy

It’s the bigger, badder Samsung phone, and this year we find even fewer compromises. Here’s our Galaxy S7 Active first impressions!

Huawei P9 Unboxing & First Impressions: Dual Leica Cameras

The Huawei’s newest phone is here, and we’ll be cracking into those Leica cameras soon. Here’s our Huawei P9 Unboxing and First Impressions!

iPhone SE 24 hours with a mini mid-range smartphone (video)

Apple’s mini mid-range phone is a snappy scrappy performer. Here’s our first look at the iPhone SE 24 hours after unboxing it.
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Apple iPhone SE First Impressions: What’s old is new…

The newest iPhone is an interesting mashup of old design and new technology. Here’s our unboxing and Apple iPhone SE First Impressions.

iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro & more Apple event first impressions

Watch our first impressions of Apple’s March 21st event, which include the iPhone SE, a new 9.7-inch iPad Pro & more