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And here's the full Moto X Play review. Bit of a mixed bag overall, but a decent phone for the money all the same.
 
The most affordable Moto X yet aims to dominate the competitive new mid-range market — but falls short in an important area ... The quick take Launching around the £270 mark, the Moto X Play delivers a great deal for the money — a great screen, a decent camera and solid battery life, not to mention…
The most affordable Moto X yet aims to dominate the competitive new mid-range market — but falls short in an important area ... The quick take Launching around the £270 mark, the Moto X Play delivers a great deal for the money — a great screen, a decent camera and solid battery life, not to mention Moto's excellent software experience. But nagging performance and multitasking issues...
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Great review, Alex.. thank you.
I'm in Europe but will hold out for the Style
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Four minutes or so on the Moto X Play.
 
The Moto X Play, is finally upon us — in Europe at least. And while we finish up our full review of the phone, be sure to check out our brand new video walkthrough of Motorola's most affordable Moto X yet. You'll find it right after the break.
The Moto X Play, is finally upon us — in Europe at least. And while we finish up our full review of the phone, be sure to check out our brand new video walkthrough of Motorola's most affordable Moto X yet. You'll find it right after the break. Check back tomorrow for our definitive Moto X Play review!
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WHAT YEAR IS IT? WHO'S THE PRESIDENT???
 
After announcing the 8-inch model in the G Pad II series in its home market, LG has mentioned that it will launch the 10.1-inch variant next month at the IFA conference in Berlin. Following its official debut, the tablet will be available in Wi-Fi and LTE-enabled variants in Asia, North America and…
After announcing the 8-inch model in the G Pad II series in its home market, LG has mentioned that it will launch the 10.1-inch variant next month at the IFA conference in Berlin. Following its official debut, the tablet will be available in Wi-Fi and LTE-enabled variants in Asia, North America and Europe. Unlike the 8-inch G Pad II, which features a resolution of 1280 x 800 and a...
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Brilliant bronze though. That counts for something, right?
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Samsung's decision to deny European buyers its best smartphone is weird and unnecessary. As tick follows tock, each year Samsung has followed up its Galaxy S handset with a new Galaxy Note smartphone. It was one of the more reliable, almost inevitable events of the tech calendar. Every 12 months…
Samsung's decision to deny European buyers its best smartphone is weird and unnecessary. As tick follows tock, each year Samsung has followed up its Galaxy S handset with a new Galaxy Note smartphone. It was one of the more reliable, almost inevitable events of the tech calendar. Every 12 months the Note family has introduced a new member at the IFA trade show in Berlin, Germany. And...
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+Jace Hernandez UK isnt europe. Europe is a little bigger than that
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Just for the hell of it I messed around with contrast and sharpening on the mystery text in that "Huawei Nexus" video doing the rounds today.

"POSEIDON" looks like a pretty strong possibility. Make of that what you will.
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Poseidon could be the board name while Angler is the software code name.
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Well then
 
We've had not shortage of leaked pictures of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ to ogle at over the past several weeks. However, a new shot has surfaced of what looks to be an official press render of each device side-by-side.
We've had not shortage of leaked pictures of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ to ogle at over the past several weeks. However, a new shot has surfaced of what looks to be an official press render of each device side-by-side. The renders come from prolific leaker Evan Bliss, and appear to show the highest quality look yet at the two unannounced Samsung smartphones. Other...
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Kids in the comments say the Moto X Play doesn't lag. Here's what Profile GPU Rendering says.

Spikes above the green line = jank. This phone janks. Often.
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This is the third phones that affected by S615 performance issue as far as i know after htc 820 and xiaomi mi4i. Lag there and there. Check ytube how medaitek beat S615 in htc 820 https://youtu.be/NvJ5xnaO89Y
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hey look someone made that stupid samsung case into its own phone
 
While the rumors surrounding the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider continue to swirl, the device has now appeared once again in some new, clearer images which are pretty on par with everything we've seen thus far. As mentioned previously, there's still a lot of things up in the air surrounding this device…
While the rumors surrounding the BlackBerry 'Venice' slider continue to swirl, the device has now appeared once again in some new, clearer images which are pretty on par with everything we've seen thus far. As mentioned previously, there's still a lot of things up in the air surrounding this device and BlackBerry has yet to announce anything officially but judging from these images, the...
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The whole type, on a physical keyboard, to search, without pre intention was my bb love. Will buy it. 
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Signs that a developer preview might not be for you
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+Jordan VanCampen​ Respect for owning up to it. :-)
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Oh hey, an important update on the Stagefright issue and word that the oft-quoted "950 million vulnerable" line is basically bullshit.
There's a scary-sounding story going around this morning about the "worst Android vulnerability in the mobile OS history!" (Exclamation point theirs, not ours.) The gist is that malware could be embedded in a video, which theoretically could be exploited without you doing a single thing. And, oh, just about every Android phone is vulnerable. So should you worry? Let's discuss....
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can you told me you Email so that we can talk more abour the cooperation
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And then this, before they've sold a single OnePlus 2
 
In an interview with USA Today, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei revealed that the manufacturer will release another handset by the end of the year:
In an interview with USA Today, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei revealed that the manufacturer will release another handset by the end of the year: There's going to be a second phone this year, before the end of the year. Hopefully for Christmas. It may or may not be (higher spec'd than the OnePlus 2). When I saw the prototype for that phone I was like 'holy s--- that's going to...
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and by another handset he really means the 1+2.
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Some good Q&A going on
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I want one 
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