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Sakshi Udavant
Sakshi Udavant
Mobile Writer

Sakshi Udavant is a freelance journalist and marketing writer covering technology, business, wellbeing and lifestyle. She writes news, analysis, reported features and product reviews about mobiles, smart devices, wearables, and other home tech products.

Before joining Digital Trends, she worked as a tech and security reporter for Digital Privacy News where she interviewed newsmakers and industry professionals around the world. She also worked with BestReviews and Chicago Tribune to publish product round-ups, technical How-Tos, trending stories and more.

Read more of her work at https://www.sakshiudavant.com/portfolio and follow her on @TheWriterLuna for updates.

Man using an S Pen with the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra.

How to unlock a Samsung phone on any carrier

How to unlock a Samsung phone on any carrier

Need to unlock your Samsung phone? Thankfully, it's easy to do. Just follow these simple steps, and you'll have an unlocked phone in no time.
google assistant mobile.

Bixby vs. Google Assistant: Which AI is better for you?

Bixby vs. Google Assistant: Which AI is better for you?

There are a number of digital assistants to pick from, including Samsung's Bixby and Google's Assistant. Which is better? We found out.
Woman wearing Sony WH-1000XM5 headphones.

The best headphones for making phone calls for 2023

The best headphones for making phone calls for 2023

Whether you're working from home or living the digital nomad life taking calls on the go, check out these high-quality headphones with mics for clear calls.
Dynamic Island on the iPhone 14 Pro.

The best Apple iPhone 14 Plus cases and covers

The best Apple iPhone 14 Plus cases and covers

The iPhone 14 Plus is big, bulky, and prone to being dropped. Here's how to protect it with some of the best cases and covers for it!
Home theater cables hidden in a cable management track.

How to hide your TV and home theater wires for a tidy look

How to hide your TV and home theater wires for a tidy look

Nobody wants an ugly tangle of wires ruining the sleek look of your TV, but fortunately, there are several ways to hide your TV and home theater wires.
LG Smart TV interface example.

How to download apps on an LG smart TV

How to download apps on an LG smart TV

If you're a new user struggling to download apps on your LG smart TV, here's a simple guide to help you get started.
Family using a mobile hot spot feat image.

Best mobile hotspots for travel in 2022

Best mobile hotspots for travel in 2022

Dedicated mobile hotspots are extremely useful, but not sure which to choose? We’ve compiled a list of the best mobile hotspots ideal for travel. 
Google Pixel Buds Pro seen in front of their charging case.

How to change the eartips of the Google Pixel Buds Pro

How to change the eartips of the Google Pixel Buds Pro

If your Pixel Buds Pro eartips are too loose or dirty, it's recommended to change them for the best listening experience. Here's how to get started.
OnePlus 10 Pro in its Sandstone case.

The best OnePlus 10 Pro cases and covers for 2022

The best OnePlus 10 Pro cases and covers for 2022

We’ve rounded up a list of the best OnePlus 10 Pro cases and covers, so you can flaunt your smartphone in style while keeping it safe from damage. 
NVIDIA Shield TV.

Nvidia Shield TV tips and tricks for a better experience

Nvidia Shield TV tips and tricks for a better experience

It's possible you're not taking advantage of all the Nvidia Shield TV features you paid for. That's why we rounded up the best tips and tricks you can try now.
Watchlist content on homepage Android TV.

7 Android TV tips and tricks to maximize your TV time

7 Android TV tips and tricks to maximize your TV time

Android TV offers on-demand streaming, personalized recommendations, and even video games. Is there more? We rounded up the best Android TV tips and tricks.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro.

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro problems and how to solve them

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro problems and how to solve them

Most earbud problems are solvable with easy fixes. That's why we rounded up the most common Galaxy Buds 2 Pro problems along with simple solutions.
OURA Ring

The best mental health wearables to help with stress

The best mental health wearables to help with stress

Mental health wearables can help you with everyday stressors and complement therapy. We've rounded up the best options you can try without breaking the bank.
Two Apple iPad Pros (2022) attached to Magic Keyboards.

Does the Apple iPad Pro (2022) come with a keyboard?

Does the Apple iPad Pro (2022) come with a keyboard?

If you pair the Apple iPad Pro (2022) with a stylus and a keyboard, it can work as a great laptop replacement, but you have to buy the accessories separately.
Apple iPad Pro 2022 with Apple Pencil user feat image.

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors

We rounded up the best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors for you to keep your new iPad safe from unexpected scratches and drops.
An Apple Pencil over an iPad.

Does the iPad Pro (2022) come with an Apple Pencil?

Does the iPad Pro (2022) come with an Apple Pencil?

The new iPad Pro, paired with the Apple Pencil, gives you plenty of features to play around with. But does the Pencil come in the box?
Someone using an Apple Pencil with the 10th Gen iPad.

Does the Apple iPad (2022) have a headphone jack?

Does the Apple iPad (2022) have a headphone jack?

Apple iPad (2022) has tons of cool features to please everyone, but what about music lovers? Does the tablet have a headphone jack?
iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus in hand showing front and back of the phones.

The best Apple iPhone 14 Plus screen protectors

The best Apple iPhone 14 Plus screen protectors

At a fraction of the phone's cost, you can protect your iPhone against dust, dirt, fingerprints, and scratches with one of these screen protectors.
Holding the Pixel 7 Pro.

The best Google Pixel 7 Pro screen protectors for 2022

The best Google Pixel 7 Pro screen protectors for 2022

Google Pixel 7 Pro features the Corning Gorilla Glass Victusᵀ for optimal protection. Reinforce it with a solid screen protector from the best manufacturers.
AirPods Pro resting on an iPhone with open charging case nearby.

The best AirPods Pro 2 tips and tricks you need to know now

The best AirPods Pro 2 tips and tricks you need to know now

Missing out on a little-known AirPods Pro 2 feature? Not anymore! We rounded up the best tips and tricks so you can make the most out of your new earbuds.
Someone holding a white Google Pixel 7.

Is the Google Pixel 7 waterproof?

Is the Google Pixel 7 waterproof?

Are the new Pixel phones strong enough to withstand everyday bumps and the occasional accidental drop? Can you flaunt your new phone at the pool?
Google Pixel Watch charging.

Does the Google Pixel Watch come with a charger? What’s in the box

Does the Google Pixel Watch come with a charger? What’s in the box

To fully enjoy a new smartwatch, you need quick and easy charging options, but does the Google Pixel Watch come with a charger?
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro.

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro tips and tricks

Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro tips and tricks

Is it possible you're missing a subtle feature on your Galaxy Buds 2 Pro? We rounded up the best tips and tricks to help you make the most out of your new buds.
Woman wearing AirPods Pro wireless earbuds on a train.

How to perform the AirPods Pro Ear Tip Fit Test

How to perform the AirPods Pro Ear Tip Fit Test

The Ear Tip Fit Test for AirPods Pro is designed to find the best eartip size for your unique ear shape. Here's how to get started.
Apple AirPods Pro 2 next to first-gen AirPods Pro.

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. AirPods Pro: What’s new?

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. AirPods Pro: What’s new?

We break down the major differences between the new AirPods Pro 2 and their predecessor, the AirPods Pro, so you can decide if the new buds are for you. 
People using the Optoma CinemaX D2 outdoors.

Optoma’s CinemaX 4K laser projectors now have faster response times for gamers

Optoma’s CinemaX 4K laser projectors now have faster response times for gamers

Optoma's CinemaX D2 4K laser projectors feature faster response times for 4K and 1080p gaming, making them more versatile than their predecessors.
AirPods Pro resting on an iPhone with open charging case nearby.

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. Google Pixel Buds Pro

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. Google Pixel Buds Pro

Are the AirPods Pro 2 upgraded enough to compete with Google Pixel Buds Pro? We broke down the differences between the two stellar pairs of earbuds.
A Sony Bravia A80K 4K TV sits on a table in front of a large window.

Google TV tips and tricks you need to start using now

Google TV tips and tricks you need to start using now

Google TV has a lot to offer. To ensure you're not missing out on awesome features, here are Google TV tips and tricks you can try.
Apple AirPods Pro 2 close-up.

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro

Apple AirPods Pro 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro

The Apple AirPods Pro 2 and the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro are similarly priced and offer similar features, making them tough competitors. So who wins?
The Kate Spade case, showing the back and the design.

Will your iPhone 13 case fit the iPhone 14?

Will your iPhone 13 case fit the iPhone 14?

You may be wondering, "Do I really have to spend money on a new case after buying an $800 iPhone?" "Can't I just use my iPhone 13 case?" Here's the answer.
Brand new USB-C type to Lightning fast charging cable of with iPhone 11 Pro Max

Does the Apple iPhone 14 come with a charger in the box?

Does the Apple iPhone 14 come with a charger in the box?

If you've just spent more than $800 on a new phone, you usually hope it comes with a charger. Does the new iPhone 14 range come with one? Find out here.
A couple of people watching YouTube TV.

YouTube TV tips and tricks: How to get the most out Google’s live TV service

YouTube TV tips and tricks: How to get the most out Google’s live TV service

Google's live TV streaming service is one of the best around. Here are some of the best YouTube TV tips and tricks to help you get the most out of it.
Lifestyle photo of the Fitbit Versa 4 and Fitbit Sense 2.

Fitbit Versa 4 vs. Fitbit Versa 3: What’s changed?

Fitbit Versa 4 vs. Fitbit Versa 3: What’s changed?

Should you upgrade your current tracker and invest in the Fitbit Versa 4? We've broken down the major differences between the Versa 3 and Versa 4. 
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro colors.

The best Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro screen protectors

The best Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro screen protectors

Excited to get the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro? We've rounded up the best Galaxy Watch 5 Pro screen protectors from the most well-known brands in the industry.