Topic: android
Posts: 82

On Camera Comparisons

I’ve done quite a few camera comparisons over the past couple years, and they continue to be one of the more popular things on the site. I find them really interesting because they can lead to really surprising results…in certain situations. Let me explain. So whenever I share

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Touch Response on the OnePlus 6, iPhone Xs, and iPad Pro (2017)

https://youtu.be/d4mdB4YTtMo The OnePlus 6 is a very nice Android phone (and at less than $600 it’s one of the most affordable high end phones of the year), but one thing that was bugging me was touch response time. Animations feel fast and the phone generally works

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Android Updates and the Lowest Bars Possible

Android Developers Blog: An Update on Project Treble Thanks to Treble, we expect to see more devices from OEMs running Android 9 Pie at the end of 2018 as compared to the number of devices that were running Android Oreo at the end of 2017. It's worth noting that Oreo

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One Slick Android Feature

Much like iOS, Android has an app store that lets people easily download apps for their devices. The differences between the Play Store and App Store are more in execution than concept, and will be how the vast majority of people get apps. But Android also has the ability to

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OnePlus 6 Charges Fast, But Only with It’s Proprietary Charger

Note, these results seem almost too bad to be true, but replicated the results across numerous charging setups. Let me know if there is a charging brick out there that will work better. When I looked at the OnePlus 6 fast charging (don’t call it Dash Charge anymore) last

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6 Things That Annoy Me About the OnePlus 6

Earlier I shared 6 things I really like about the OnePlus 6, so it’s of course time to look at the things that bug me about this phone. Garbage menu bar I wrote about this already, but I’m still annoyed how the top right of the menu bar

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6 Really Nice Things About the OnePlus 6

Now listen, the OnePlus 6 has a very low chance of dethroning my iPhone XS for my day-to-day phone, but there are some things I really like about it and had to share them here. And yes, I know OnePlus announced their OnePlus 6T today, but a lot of what

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iPhone Xs vs OnePlus 6 Fast Charging

OnePlus phones are known for having best-in-class fast charing, and now that I have one of these guys, I had a few questions: How fast is Dash Charge? How much faster is it than charing on the newest iPhones? Despite the Android community’s love of open standards, the OnePlus

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A Terrible Misuse of Space

I want to take a few minutes and rant just a bit on the status bar on Android. Now since I know a lot of people will be reading this from iOS, here’s what my status bar looked like earlier today. On the left we have the time and

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