While the LG G6 is already a gorgeous device, why not make it more attractive and keep it protected at the same time? To help the cause, you can find a variety of LG G6 cases on the market (some pretty weird, some too expensive, and some damn good!). However, in this article, we are going to cover 10 of the best LG G6 cases available today. Read full post →Best LG G6 Cases: 10 Of The Best Cases You Really Need

You might remember the days when people wondered what should they do with their GB’s of data remaining on the cellular usage quota. Now, we have a different scenario where we lose track of how much GB of data we use on a regular basis (monthly or weekly). In this article, we will talk about the top apps available for both Android and iOS to monitor the mobile data usage. Read full post →Best Apps To Monitor Mobile Data Usage

The trend of having dual-cameras has established itself in the smartphone world, and it adds one more question to prospect buyers: are dual-camera better or worth the potential additional cost? As usual, the answer to this question depends on how you use the camera. With a clear explanation of what dual-camera system can, or cannot do, you can assess their value to you. Read full post →Dual Cameras vs. Single Camera (Phones)

Recently, Qualcomm has published a blog post titled “Moving beyond processors to platforms” in which the company outlines changes to the Snapdragon brand with an emphasis on no longer communicating about Snapdragon as a “processor,” but as a “platform.” Since we are going to hear about this often, I wanted to have a reference page on Ubergizmo. Read full post →What is the Snapdragon Platform?

The 2017 smartphone season has started with the LG G6, but high-specs fans have taken notice that the G6 uses a Snapdragon 821 chip (July 2016) and not a Snapdragon 835, which is the latest 8xx design from Qualcomm. Although the Samsung Galaxy S8 is set to be the first Snapdragon 835 handset, we did not know for sure what was the actual performance of that new chip was – until today. Read full post →Snapdragon 835 Benchmarks Show Galaxy S8 Potential

Another Mobile World Congress Conference (MWC) is ending. The 2017 Edition was exciting, and there was ample new tech to look at during this crazy week. Here are the products we thought were the most interesting at the show, sorted in no specific order. You find them to be available in many markets in the weeks to come, in the meantime, we provide a first look for most of them. We can’t wait for the 2018 edition of MWC! Read full post →Ubergizmo’s Best of MWC 2017

The green circle shows the Snapdragon 821 chip where the thermal paste is

The rumors were right: the new LG G6 uses a Snapdragon 821 and not a Snapdragon 835. The majority of potential buyers won’t pay that much attention to this, but savvier technophiles may wonder why LG did not integrate the latest Snapdragon 835 which was officially unveiled recently. There are multiple reasons, and here is our take based on some information gleaned from LG, and what we can gather elsewhere. Read full post →Why The LG G6 Uses Snapdragon 821 Instead of Snapdragon 835

LG’s announcement of the LG G6 is one of the highlights of MWC 2017 (don’t miss our LG G6 review). The general positioning that LG is taking in the premium space is to divide up its product line into the G-Series and the V-Series, with the G6 and the V20 being the current representatives.

The LG G-Series used to be what the market normally considers to be the “high-end” or “flagship” phone. The arrival of the LG V10 marked the split with that category, and the arrival of the G6 and the next generation V-Series, the trend will be more contrasted. Read full post →LG G6: Who Is It For?

With battery life/capacity being undeniably identified the top “must have” from customers, LG has upped the battery capacity of the LG G6 by ~18% (3300 mAh) from the LG G5 (2800 mAh). Not surprisingly packing such battery density may trigger questions about how safe this is, especially after the multi-billion dollars recall & termination of the Galaxy Note 7 due to faulty batteries. Since LG produces its batteries, it was eager to show the world that tests were more than serious. They are sometimes extreme. Read full post →LG G6 Battery Goes Through Rigorous Testing

Earlier last month we attended CES 2017, an event about consumer electronics in general. However if you were less interested in refrigerators, robots for the home, or the latest and most beautiful televisions, and are more interested in the mobile scene, then MWC 2017 is probably the event that you’ve been waiting for. Read full post →What To Expect At MWC 2017