Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Benchmarks: Pedal To The Metal Editor's Pick

During CES 2019, we had the opportunity to spend a couple of hours with some Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 reference handsets (often called MDP) to run benchmarks. The MDPs are built for development purposes but are quite representative of what a complete smartphone experience and environment would be, including thermals/cooling.


Heavy Photo Filtering Destroys Data. Forever Editor's Pick

Some smartphones use intense in-camera automatic image filtering, well beyond what is necessary to capture the scene’s color and details. The real issue with aggressive filtering is that it can irremediably destroy data on the only copy of the photo you’ll ever have.


Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2019 Editor's Pick

Goodbye CES 2019, this was Ubergizmo’s 14th CES! It was difficult to navigate the avalanche of new products and technologies announced there. Including the pre-show work, it took out a huge chunk of December and all of the Holidays, but the chips have fallen, and here are the best products and technologies we’ve seen at CES 2019, in no particular order!


Night Photography: Brighter Is Not Always Better Editor's Pick

Excellent low-light photography is the most sought-after quality in a smartphone camera. For many users, it has become a proxy for “how good” a camera really is, and therefore a proxy of its (monetary) value.


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Lenovo Yoga C930 Review: Ultimate Multimedia Thin & Light Editor's Pick

The Yoga C930 is an excellent luxury thin & light laptop that performs extremely well… most comfortable for watching movies.


What To Expect At CES 2019 Editor's Pick

CES is the biggest consumer electronics show in the world and it is held at the start of the year, giving us a glimpse into what we might be able to expect in terms of product launches later in the year, or in the future. Things will kick off as early as January 6th, with the first media event (and hot news!), running until the 12th of January, 2019, safe […]


Lenovo Yoga C630 WoS Review: Long battery Life and 4G LTE Editor's Pick

Lenovo Yoga C630 WoS, a snapdragon-powered clamshell laptop that is ultra-connected and ready for 12-rounds. A unique always-connected laptop without the battery-life stress


Honor View 20 Review: Hands-On Editor's Pick

We recently were part of a media group visiting Hong Kong for the announcement of the new Honor View 20. You may have read our initial Honor View 20 launch coverage at the time, but if not, the gist of the phone is that it promises full-view screen, with just a punch-hole camera at the upper left, and a 48 Megapixel camera backed by a large sensor.


Honor View 20: 48 Megapixel Camera & Full-View Display Editor's Pick

We were in Hong Kong as Honor announced the Honor View 20, the successor to last year’s Honor View 10 phone. The Honor View 20 will feature a full-display design with a punch-hole for the selfie camera, while the rear camera gets a new Sony 48-megapixel image sensor.


Snapdragon 855: Everything You Need To Know Editor's Pick

On December 4, Qualcomm teased the world by unveiling the high-level features of their new flagship processor, the Snapdragon 855.


Huawei Mate 20 Pro Review Editor's Pick

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is a fantastic phone that pushes the limit where it matters: amazing battery, advanced camera, performance, and display. The overall package is nothing short of an exceptional handset.


Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Review Editor's Pick

Announced in August , the ThinkPad X1 Extreme got a discrete GPU, along with a 15.6-inch display. This is an important inflection point because until now the X1 line of computers was not often considered to be ideal for things such as video editing or even gaming.


This Is Samsung’s Foldable Phone, Revealed At SDC Editor's Pick

At the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) in San Francisco, we had our first glimpse of the Samsung foldable phone, which is going to be the first major folding phone whose technology is pretty much production-ready. This was widely anticipated since September, 


ZTE Blade Max View Review: Hands-on Editor's Pick

ZTE is coming back to life in the U.S. at full speed, after paying a $1 billion fee to the US government. The ZTE Axon 9 Pro, their first phone launched after the ban lift last August, is a very good flagship handset and we awarded it an Ubergizmo’s  , you can check the review here. The Blade series is ZTE’s mid-range lineup (as defined by ZTE), and last Wednesday […]