Category: Gear / Products / Phones

January 26, 2021

It’s the Perfect Time to Switch to a Cheaper Phone Plan

If you’re a Verizon, T-Mobile, or AT&T subscriber, switching to these networks may save you a lot of money.


by Matt Jancer in Dialed Down
January 21, 2021

Cheaper Yet Refined, Samsung’s Latest Galaxy Phones Are Great

The price tag might still make you blink, but Samsung’s new flagship has one of the best cameras in a smartphone.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
January 21, 2021

The Best Phones With an Actual Headphone Jack

3.5-millimeter audio jacks are endangered, but they’re not extinct. Here are some of our favorite smartphones that still let you plug in.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
January 19, 2021

18 Great Wireless Chargers to Refuel Your Phone (or Watch)

Stop fumbling for cables in the dark. These WIRED-tested stands and pads will make recharging your iPhone or Android phone hassle-free.


by Julian Chokkattu Simon Hill in Gear
January 15, 2021

How to Preorder the Samsung Galaxy S21—and Which One to Get

Should you go Ultra or snag the S21+? We break down the differences between the company’s new phones and round up the best deals.


by Julian Chokkattu in Buying Guide
January 14, 2021

Samsung Has New Galaxy Phones (and New Earbuds Too)

A trio of new Android phones—the S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra—are joined by new Bluetooth earbuds and a Tile-like tracker.


by Julian Chokkattu Parker Hall in Gear
January 13, 2021

The Future of Phone Design: Flexible Screens That Roll Up

At CES 2021, two companies showed off concepts for a rollable phone. This year, expect this new category of devices to greatly expand.


by Julian Chokkattu in CES 2021
January 5, 2021

The Nokia 5.3 Is a Dependable Phone for Under $200

If your budget is tight, this Android smartphone is a smart buy.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
December 28, 2020

The LG Wing’s Swiveling Screen Proves Phones Can Be Fun Again

This experimental Android phone has a screen that rotates, exposing a second, smaller screen underneath.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
December 24, 2020

The Latest Nokia Phone Is a Big, Clumsy Mess

It’s also a contender for the worst product name of 2020.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear