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Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera

Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera

Google’s Pixel 3A or Pixel 3A XL is the best phone under $500, and it’s actually competitive with more expensive phones in one very important way. The Pixel 3A has a great camera. While it has many of the same compromises you usually make when you buy a cheap phone, the photos it takes are…

Android Q hands-on

Android Q hands-on

Google has released the first beta version of its Android Q software update. It’s still very early, but there are some exciting and helpful changes in this initial release. It’s still very early, but Q seems to be headed in the right direction. Read more: http://bit.ly/2Hr682H Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow…

Can a phone save you from your phone?

Can a phone save you from your phone?

Smartphones are a huge time suck and tech companies are trying to come up with solutions. There are gadgets like the Palm phone, or time-tracking apps built by Apple and Google that promise to limit distractions. In this week’s Processor, Dieter explores whether these options can actually help you use your phone a little bit…

How to buy the right wireless charger

How to buy the right wireless charger

Buying a wireless charger for your phone can be surprisingly difficult. The spec itself is pretty simple: just drop your phone a charger and go, but when it comes to actually buying that charger, there are a ton of options out there. Some charge at different speeds, some have different form factors, and some don’t…

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3: is a slider better than a notch?

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3: is a slider better than a notch?

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is one of the first phones that uses a manual slider to reveal the front camera. We’re probably going to see this design from a few different manufacturers in 2019 — rumors are that the OnePlus 7 will have a similar sliding design, and we wouldn’t be surprised if we…

Google Pixel’s Night Sight is revolutionizing low-light photography

Google Pixel’s Night Sight is revolutionizing low-light photography

Google’s new Night Sight mode for Pixel phones lets you capture low-light photos you wouldn’t be able to otherwise. It collects data from your subtle hand shakes, instead of just taking a super long exposure, to fill in details that would be lost. It’s a huge, game-changing improvement for low-light photography. Now that it’s available,…