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The best cheap 5G phones for 2021

Believe it or not, but you can have yourself a nice 5G-compatible smartphone at an affordable price these days. So here the best cheap 5G phones out right now.

Android vs. iOS: Which smartphone platform is the best?

Learn about the merits and the pitfalls of the two leading smartphone platforms with this comprehensive breakdown as we pit the best of Android versus iOS.
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Citizen CZ Smart review: Good smartwatch fails to capitalize on its heritage

It's the Japanese watchmaker's first smartwatch, but is it a true Citizen?
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Motorola Moto G Play review: A whole lot of phone for under $200

It's far from perfect, but at $170 it doesn't need to be. Is it good enough, or should you keep saving?
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The best smartphones for 2021

Here are the best smartphones on the market today. From the iPhone 12 Pro to the Galaxy S21 Ultra; if you're shopping for a new phone, we're here for you.

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 smartwatches for 2021

If you're looking for a smartwatch to pair with your Android phone, here are the absolute best Android smartwatches for 2021.

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 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 apps (February 2021)

Finding all the best Android apps for your device can be a time-consuming task. We've rounded up our top 100 apps, with something for every occasion.
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The best Android games currently available (February 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.

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.

The best Android Auto apps

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

How to turn safe mode on and off in Android

When you have an issue with your phone, safe mode disables all third-party apps to determine if they are to blame. Here's how to turn safe mode on and off.
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