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    Review Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (8GB/512GB) Nice Deal

    Samsung can take credit for sparking an interest in big phones areas. The original Galaxy Note with its 5.3 inch screen was met with more scepticism and a bit of ridicule at first, really, but by today’s standards, it would seem almost dainty. The trouble for Samsung is that with nearly all phones (including its own) pushing the limits of what a pocket can hold, what sets the Galaxy Note line apart actually?. With nearly identical hardware and software as the Galaxy S series, the new Galaxy Note 9 actually doesn’t even serve as a half-yearly refresh, like so many other companies push out. The answer, then, is the S…

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    Review Google Pixel 2 XL 4GB/128GB For us

    For all the flak both Apple and Google get for “copying” one another, it’s genuinely interesting to watch how their very different paths through the smartphone landscape have converged time and time again. On the hardware front, we’ve watched Apple grow from a “one size fits all”, take it or leave it approach to handsets to this year’s lineup, with not just the greatest number of phones ever, but also a couple distinctly different designs. The Pixel phones are back, and Google’s switching things up again. We’ve still got one Pixel and one jumbo-sized XL model, and while these two share a lot of common hardware, we’re also getting a…