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The 5 best apps to test your 5G connection on Android and iOS

The 5 best apps to test your 5G connection on Android and iOS

So you have a new 5G phone, and you want to put it to the test. From speed testers to 5G maps, here are the best 5G testing apps available on Android and iOS.
Dialga and Palkia in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

How to pre-order Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

How to pre-order Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

There are several different pre-order options for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, each with unique pre-order bonuses. Check out our breakdown here.
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How to pre-order Pokémon Legends: Arceus

How to pre-order Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Pokémon Legends: Arceus is set to be a Pokémon adventure unlike anything we've seen so far. Pre-order your copy today so you can play at launch on January 28.
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Switch Lite vs. Switch vs. Switch OLED: Which Nintendo console should you buy?

Switch Lite vs. Switch vs. Switch OLED: Which Nintendo console should you buy?

Between the Nintendo Switch, Lite, and OLED, there's no shortage of devices to choose from. Here, we compare all three systems to help you make your choice.
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Best iPhone SE (2020) screen protectors

Best iPhone SE (2020) screen protectors

Here's our pick of the best iPhone SE (2020) screen protectors available to buy right now, ranging from the deluxe and highly durable to the more affordable.
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Switch OLED vs. Switch Lite

Switch OLED vs. Switch Lite

The Switch Lite and Switch OLED are similar, but have unique features that cater to different audiences. This breakdown will help you make an informed purchase.

iPhone 13 Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus

iPhone 13 Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus

The new iPhone 13 Pro is here, but is it good enough to see off Samsung's Galaxy S21 Plus? We put the two head-to-head in a battle royale to find out.
Apple iPad Mini (2021) vs. iPad Mini (2019).

Apple iPad Mini (2021) vs. iPad Mini (2019): Which year wins?

Apple iPad Mini (2021) vs. iPad Mini (2019): Which year wins?

Apple's iPad Mini (2021) is the successor to 2019's fifth-generation model, but are its improvements enough to justify an upgrade? We find out in this test.
iPad Mini 2021.

Apple iPad (2021) vs. iPad Mini (2021): To Mini or not?

Apple iPad (2021) vs. iPad Mini (2021): To Mini or not?

The iPad (2021) is the best standard Apple tablet to date, but is it as a good as the iPad Mini (2021)? We reveal the answer in this head-to-head comparison.
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The best iPad Mini 6 screen protectors

The best iPad Mini 6 screen protectors

The gorgeous new iPad Mini 6 (2021) boasts a stunning 8.3-inch screen. Keep your new iPad safe from damage with our pick of the best screen protectors.
iPad (2020) on table.

Apple iPad (2021) vs. iPad (2020)

Apple iPad (2021) vs. iPad (2020)

The ninth-generation iPad (2021) is here, but is the new processor, expanded storage, and 12MP ultrawide selfie camera enough for it to best the iPad (2020)?
iPhone 13 Pro Max back.

iPhone 13 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3

iPhone 13 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3

The iPhone 13 Pro Max has a very good claim on being the ultimate premium phone, but so too does the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3. We find out which device is best.
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Microsoft Surface Duo 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Which reigns as king?

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Which reigns as king?

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is arguably the best folding phone on the market. How does it fare against Microsoft's new Surface Duo 2?
iPhone 12 Mini.

iPhone 13 Mini vs. iPhone 12 Mini: Which Mini maxes it?

iPhone 13 Mini vs. iPhone 12 Mini: Which Mini maxes it?

The iPhone 13 Mini is the successor to last year's 5.4-inch powerhouse the iPhone 12 Mini. Question is, is it worth an upgrade, or should you give it a miss?
The Galaxy S21 Ultra's camera module.

iPhone 13 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra: Who wins?

iPhone 13 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra: Who wins?

The iPhone 13 Pro Max is an absolute beast of a smartphone, but so too is the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. We find out which one is best in this comparison test.
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Apple Watch Series 7 vs. Apple Watch Series 6

Apple Watch Series 7 vs. Apple Watch Series 6

The Apple Watch Series 7 hits the scene with a bright new color scheme and expanded screen space. We provide a comparison with the Apple Watch Series 6.
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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 vs. iPhone 12 Pro Max

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 vs. iPhone 12 Pro Max

Can't decide whether to invest in a new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 or pick up the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max? We compare both phones to help you decide.
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It’s official: You don’t need to spend more than $100 on true wireless earbuds

It’s official: You don’t need to spend more than $100 on true wireless earbuds

Not long ago, you needed to spend more than $200 on true wireless earbuds to get top-tier features like ANC and wireless charging. Those days are long gone.
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The best 4K monitors

The best 4K monitors

The days of 1080p are coming to an end, and with prices of 4K monitors coming down, now is a great time to upgrade. Here are the best 4K monitors you can buy.
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The best Fitbits for swimming

The best Fitbits for swimming

All kinds of Fitbits are excellent for tracking fitness, but which ones are rated for swimming? Our list explains the top Fitbit watches for water activities.
Link runs across Hyrule in the sequel to Breath of the Wild.

The best games like The Legend of Zelda

The best games like The Legend of Zelda

While we wait for the sequel to Breath of the Wild to finally hit our consoles, we've rounded up the best games like The Legend of Zelda you can play right now.
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The best fitness workout accessories for your smartphone

The best fitness workout accessories for your smartphone

There are many smartphone compatible health and fitness accessories out there. Here, we list the highest quality devices to help you achieve your fitness goals.
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Google Pixel 5a vs. Pixel 4a 5G: Spot the difference

Google Pixel 5a vs. Pixel 4a 5G: Spot the difference

The Google Pixel 5a is here, and you may be wondering how exactly it differs from last year's Pixel 4a 5G. We find out in this head-to-head comparison test.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic and Watch 4 side-by-side.

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs. Galaxy Watch 4 Classic

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs. Galaxy Watch 4 Classic

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic are two of the best wearables Samsung has produced. We find out which one is best in this head-to-head.
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How to pre-order Call of Duty: Vanguard

How to pre-order Call of Duty: Vanguard

Call of Duty: Vanguard is on the way and will have a few different editions that each offer their own bonuses. Here's how you can pre-order before launch.
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The best headphones for back-to-school

The best headphones for back-to-school

Back-to-school means more time listening to music! Make sure you've got the best headphones for all audio needs with our best back-to-school headphones.
Epson's EcoTank printers are great for your budget and for the environment.

The best all-in-one printers

The best all-in-one printers

Given that working from home is now the new norm, having a printer on hand could be useful for your printing, faxing, or scanning needs.
Man in cafe working on a laptop wearing Sony WH1000-XM4 wireless over-the-ear noise-canceling headphones.

The best back-to-school gift is noise-canceling headphones. Here’s why

The best back-to-school gift is noise-canceling headphones. Here’s why

Student life is loud. Here's a selection of noise-canceling headphones and earbuds that will help your student keep focused at school.
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The best waterproof cases for the iPhone 11 Pro

The best waterproof cases for the iPhone 11 Pro

The iPhone 11 Pro is a powerful iPhone with an IP68 rating, but you'll want a waterproof case if you're headed into deeper water. Here are some good options.
Best Active: Nomad Active Rugged Case

Best leather iPhone 11 Pro cases and covers

Best leather iPhone 11 Pro cases and covers

From synthetic leather cases to genuine handcrafted leather wallets, check out our picks of the best leather iPhone 11 Pro cases to keep your phone safe.
Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra.

The best accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra

The best accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra

So you've got your hands on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 20 or picked up its curvier cousin, the Note 20 Ultra. Now it's time to choose some great accessories.
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The best Samsung Galaxy S21 cases and covers

The best Samsung Galaxy S21 cases and covers

Protect your new Samsung Galaxy S21 with one of these highly dependable cases, ranging from decorative and lightweight options to the heavy-duty and rugged.
JLab Go Air Pop and Skullcandy Dime charging cases with open lids.

JLab Go Air Pop vs. Skullcandy Dime: Which ultra-budget buds are best?

JLab Go Air Pop vs. Skullcandy Dime: Which ultra-budget buds are best?

With the JLab Go Air Pop and Skullcandy Dime, you can now buy true wireless earbuds for less than two movie tickets. But are they any good? We pick a winner.
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The best Samsung Galaxy Note 20 screen protectors

The best Samsung Galaxy Note 20 screen protectors

Here are the best Samsung Galaxy Note 20 screen protectors available right now, helping you to keep your big, bold, and beautiful screen in pristine condition.