Huawei P10 and P10+ Official at MWC, If Only They’d Come to the US

I know we’re slow on this, but what can you expect when we’re about to talk about phones that will likely never arrive here in the US. Or if they do, they’ll be super late, priced too high, and a tough sell.

Either way, Huawei did announce the P10 and P10+ at MWC this weekend. They look great. You have 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch FHD (1080p) displays, Kirin 960 processors, 4-6GB of RAM, 32-256GB of storage, dual camera setups with Leica branding that feature monochrome and color shooters, Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.1, big batteries (3200mAh and 3750mAh), and a whole bunch of fun colors to choose from. If I were in Europe, I’d most definitely consider one of the two as my next phone.  (more…)

Video: Functioning Galaxy S8, S8+ Get Brief Hands-on Time

We are nearly a month away (March 29) from the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, but as we draw closer to that date, we’re likely to see more leaks and intel regarding the devices, simply because that’s how this industry tends to work. In the latest development, two hands-on videos have hit the web, giving us pretty solid looks at what we can expect from Samsung.  (more…)

Cricket Wireless Sets 22GB Data Cap on Unlimited Data, Will Begin Throttling Their Throttle on April 2

For years, Cricket Wireless plans have been some of the best bang-for-your-buck plans in the entire industry. Their $70 unlimited offering, for example, which costs $65 after a $5 autopay credit, has always been truly “unlimited” without a cap or the “network management” we see on other carrier plans. Couple that fact with Cricket’s use of AT&T’s nationwide network and you see exactly why their plans are tough to beat.

Unfortunately for Cricket unlimited plan subscribers, I have bad news to share on this front. That all changes on April 2.  (more…)