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Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus vs. Galaxy S20 Plus: What did Samsung add to the Plus?

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus is the bigger brother of the newly announced S21, adding a bigger screen and battery. But is it better than last year's S20 Plus?

The best Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra cases

When you buy a Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra phone, the first thing on your mind should be a case to shield it from accidental damage. We round up the best out now.
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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra review: 2021’s true S Series phone, and the best yet

There are three new Galaxy S Series phones, but this is the one to buy.
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Samsung Galaxy S21 review: Right recipe, wrong ingredients

It offers value with a lower starting price, but still feels stuck in 2020.
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The best cheap phones for 2021

Here are the best cheap phones for those on a tight budget. Find out what you can get for around $500 or less as we highlight the best budget smartphones.

The best smartwatches for 2021

Smartwatches offer notifications, fitness tracking, and more. Choosing one is the hard part, so to help, here is our list of the best smartwatches you can buy.

The best Android tablets for 2021

Picking the right Android tablet can be difficult. We've rounded up all of the best Android tablets available now, so you can find the one that's right for you.

The best tablets for 2021

Here are our picks for the best tablets in every category, so you can find the right one to fit your needs.

The best Android smartwatches for 2021

Need some help picking your next wearable? We've put together a guide to the best Android smartwatches for 2021.

The best portable chargers for 2021

In today's world of rapidly draining electronics, you should treat yourself to one of the best portable chargers available. We have loads of great options.
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The best Android games currently available (January 2021)

The Google Play Store is loaded with some terrific titles -- and some terrible ones. We've vetted all the options to bring you the best Android games around.
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Android vs. iOS: Which smartphone platform is the best?

Learn about the merits and the pitfalls of the two leading smartphone platforms within this comprehensive breakdown as we pit the best of Android versus iOS.

How to switch from iPhone to Android: The ultimate guide

If you've decided to bridge the great tech divide and leave Apple's garden, here are all the tips you need.

How to run Android apps in Windows

Apps on Windows have gotten better, but every once in awhile, you might wish for an Android app solution. Here's how to get your favorites running on Windows.

How to root Android phones and tablets (and unroot them)

Looking to root your Android device and gain access to an entirely new world of apps and features? Here's our guide to rooting your phone or tablet easily.

The best Android Auto apps

When packed with third-party apps, Android Auto puts your favorite smartphone features in your dashboard.
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