Google Assistant can help troubleshoot your Pixel 2 phone

AP tried the feature on a Pixel 2 XL running the Android 8.1 developer preview, but we got similar (not exact) responses using 8.0. This doesn’t work on other Android phones, though. And help… View post: Google Assistant can help troubleshoot your Pixel 2...

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The best phones under $500

iPhone SE ($349)Sure, the iPhone SE is due for an update, but as the only sub-$500 iPhone available, it’s the best choice for Apple fans on a budget. If you can overlook its dated design, the… See the original post: The best phones under $500

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OnePlus 5T packs a tall screen and upgraded dual cameras for $499

Most notably, the secondary rear camera packs a wider-aperture (f/1.7 versus the old f/2.6) secondary rear camera that should let in much more light. That tackles a core complaint about the… Read the rest here: OnePlus 5T packs a tall screen and upgraded dual cameras for...

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OnePlus 5T hands-on: A slightly bigger, slightly better flagship

This isn’t exactly an ideal solution, but it is a very fast one. Unlocking the 5T with my face was essentially instantaneous; most of the time, it felt like I was unlocking a phone with no… See more here: OnePlus 5T hands-on: A slightly bigger, slightly better...

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Essential makes Android’s Oreo beta update available to all

Android smartphone maker Essential has opened Android 8.0 Oreo beta access for its flagship handset, the Essential phone. The software was released for Pixel phones in August and hit the Galaxy S8… Here is the original post: Essential makes Android’s Oreo beta update available to...

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