Day: March 8, 2020

BodyGuardz PRTX shatterproof screen protectors for iPhone 11 Pro: hands-on

Given that I have at least one smartphone with me at all times, it is important to protect the glass display from scratches and breaks. Over the past couple of years I’ve been using tempered glass protectors and they have served me well. However, when you drop your phone or drop something on the display, these protectors can crack and break too.

The folks at BodyGuardz have been making screen protectors since I was using PDAs and the company has been innovating as smartphone displays have been changing. Its latest product line is the PRTX (announced “protects”) and is a

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Speck Presidio case options for the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G: Hiding the camera bump

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G, see our full review, launches soon and it’s a very large phone with a massive rear camera assembly. Speck’s new Presidio line integrates with the camera hump to make the back flat while providing drop and antimicrobial protection.

Over the past 10 days I’ve been using the Presidio Perfect Clear with Grips, Presidio Perfect Clear, and Presidio Pro on a Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G review unit. While the two Clear cases show off the phone well, I’m a fan of the black Presidio Pro with its soft touch finish and professional look.

The cases

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The best cheap phones you can buy in 2020: Flagship features for any budget

No matter how you slice it, the price of flagships is still a deterrent for many folks. Thankfully, there are some outstanding affordable alternatives that have significantly improved over the past few years. Various manufacturers, including many from China and Korea, have compelling products that are becoming more popular as we reach smartphone saturation.

Camera performance was a major differentiator between flagships and mid-range phones over the past couple of years, but even today’s affordable phones can help you produce decent photos to share with family and friends or on social media. Let’s take a look at some of the

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Unihertz Atom XL hands-on: Four-inch display, 48MP camera, and DMR support for less than $330


With the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G we see smartphones starting at an astronomical $1,399 price. While there is plenty of innovation in these high priced phones, they are also glass sandwiches and susceptible to damage if dropped. If you spend time outdoors or in the field and want a phone that can take a beating then you should seriously consider the new Unihertz Atom L/XL that can be purchased for as low as $209.

A couple of years ago I tested the tiny Unihertz Atom and it was a great phone to take fly fishing, hiking,

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