Mobile Phone News

Keep up on the latest news around mobile phones, from new releases to Google, Samsung, and Apple news that matters to you.
A senior adult looking at an older version and a newer version of a flip-style smart phone.
3G Phaseout Could Leave Some Seniors Without Usable Mobile Phones
OnePlus 10 Pro
OnePlus 10 Pro to Include Hasselblad Camera and Ultrawide Lens
iPhone 13 Pro Max in blue and in a black box
An iPhone With a Periscope Lens Could Change Everything
Samsung Flex "G"
Samsung Introduces a Bunch of New Folding Devices
A classic BlackBerry device.
All Hail the Passing of the BlackBerry
TCL 30 V 5G smartphone
TCL Mobile Announces Its First-Ever Laptop and New 5G Phones
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE
Samsung Unveils Galaxy S21 FE 5G
Several Google Pixel 6 phones in different colors laying on a flat surface, face down.
I’m Switching to Android After Years of Apple Loyalty
Young woman with smartphone
Honor Teases Its First Foldable Smartphone, the Magic V
A teenager leaned against a wall, looking at an iPhone.
Just Looking at That Message Could Compromise Your Device
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5G Expansion in Limbo Due to FAA Safety Concerns
Semiconductor creation
Sony's New Image Sensor Gathers Twice the Light
Apple's App Privacy Report on iPhone
Apple's App Privacy Report Could Shame App Developers Into Being Better
People using Android phones
How Android 12 Go Could Make Your Super Cheap Phone Even Better
iPhone Security Lockout
Erase Your Locked Device Without a Computer in iOS 15.2
Android 12 Go Edition
Android 12 Operating System Coming to (Go Edition) Smartphones
Man using phone
New iPhone Features and Updates in iOS 15.2
People going into Apple Store
New Study Shows iPhone 13 Holds Its Value Better Than the Pixel 6
Teenager using cell phone with cat on back
iOS 15.2 Nudity Detection Will Be On-Device and Opt-In
Woman repairing mobile phone at home
Apple’s Service History Feature Makes Some Right-to-Repair Experts Nervous
Oppo Find N
Oppo Announces Foldable Flagship Smartphone
Someone holding a smartphone like they're taking a landscape picture.
Soon, Your Phone’s Camera Might Always Be Watching You
Oppo Retractable Lens
Smartphone Maker Oppo Teases Retro-Styled Retractable Camera Lens
Using an iPhone to unlock a hotel room door
Hyatt Makes Hotel Room Keys Available for Apple Wallet
Boy playing game at night on smartphone while hidden under blankets
Your Phone Carrier Knows Too Much About You, Experts Say
Google Pixel phone
Pixel Phones Are Getting Crash Detection and More
Samsung One UI
Samsung Rolls Out Android 12 Update to Galaxy Z Fold 3 Phones
A13 5G Phone
Samsung Adds the A13 5G to Budget Phone Lineup
iPhone 6 Plus
The iPhone 6 Plus Will Soon Be Considered Vintage
A view of an Apple store from above, looking at 20 tables set up with demo devices and dozens of customers browsing.
Why Apple Isn’t Worried About Theft in Its Stores
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Chip
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Chip For Flagship Android Phones
Someone sitting on the floor in a hotel room working on a laptop and charging a smartphone.
The Benefit of Slower Pixel 6 Charging Is a Matter of Perspective
Person using various tools to repair an iPhone
Apple's Self Service Repair Program Benefits Them More Than You
Someone repairing a smartphone.
Think Twice Before Repairing Your Apple Products at Home
Someone using the Moto G200 5G smartphone.
Motorola Introduces New G Series Smartphone Lineup
Closeup on someone holding the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3.
Doesn’t Seem Google’s Pixel Fold Is Going to Happen
Person scrolling on phone
Boost Mobile Introduces Low-Priced Unlimited Data Plans
man is turning off power adapters for mobile phones and tablet computers
Pixel 6 Does Charge More Slowly, and It’s on Purpose
Google Pixel 6 lock screen with fingerprint sensor active
Pixel 6 Update Improves Fingerprint Scanner
Close-Up Of Hands Repairing Smart Phone Over White Background
Apple Announces Self Service Repair for iPhone 12 and 13
BALMUDA Phone (back)
Fancy Toaster Maker Is Getting Into Smartphones
Woman on S21 phone
Samsung Launches One UI 4 for Galaxy S21 Series
A closeup of a slim smartphone with a charger connected.
Slower Charging on the Pixel 6 Isn't Really a Big Deal
Apple AirTag attached to keychain
iOS 15.2 Beta Lets You Scan for AirTags and More
Samsung LPDDR5X chips
Samsung Reveals Next-Gen RAM Chips
Young man repairing a technology device
Apple Says It Will Fix iPhone 13 Screen Repair Issues
Closeup on someone holding a smartphone with a shattered screen.
Apple Wants to Do All Your iPhone Repairs
OnePlus Nord 2 x Pac-Man announcement banner
OnePlus Announces a Limited-Edition PAC-MAN Nord 2
Woman using Google Pixel 6
Google Blames Pixel 6 Slow Fingerprint Scanner on Advanced Security
Person using Google Pixel 6 smartphone
It’s Time for Google to Nix the Pixel A-Series Lineup
A broken, crushed smart phone on a white background.
You’ll Lose FaceID if You Replace the iPhone 13 Screen
Someone using a smartphone in the back seat of a car as it travels along a busy roadway.
Smartphones Could Save Lives by Monitoring Car Crashes
Samsung November Security Update
Samsung Rolls Out November Security Update to Many Devices
Woman using a Google Pixel 3 XL in a coffee shop
The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Are Getting One Final Update Next Year
iPhone 13 lineup
Trouble Getting a New iPad? The iPhone 13 Is to Blame
App Privacy Report on iPhone
Your iPhone Will Soon Protect You From Data-Stealing Apps
The Cricket family
All Cricket Wireless Plans Now Support 5G
A pile of old electronic boards for recycling.
The Gold in Your Phone Could Help the Planet
Samsung One UI 4 for Galaxy Smartphones
Samsung Galaxy Smartphones to Get Major UI Update