If you’re considering purchasing the Alcatel Idol 4S, you’ll probably want to see what all comes in the packaging for the device. When it was announced, Alcatel mentioned that it would ship with an extra virtual reality headset in the box, so you can get a first-hand look at just how those VR goggles look out of the box. Read more
So, Samsung held an Unpacked event yesterday (which you can catch up on here) to launch the Galaxy Note 7 featuring a 5.7-inch curved QHD display, IP68 certification, an enhanced S-Pen, Iris scanner, as well as USB Type-C (Check out the handset’s full specifications here). One thing you can guarantee when a new handset is launched is outlandish unboxing videos. While some will race to produce videos showing the Note 7 being tortured, or unboxed in extreme surroundings, Verizon has chosen to go the cutesy route with its unboxing video and its live doodle. Join us after the break for the embedded video. Read more
With new versions of what will be their flagship line of devices for 2016, Lenovo decided to go in a different design direction with the Moto Z series of smartphones compared to the previous Moto X devices. The question everyone is waiting to have answered is whether this move will pay off for Lenovo and they can remain as a competitor in the top-tier device market. TalkAndroid’s own Jared Peters managed to get a couple of the Verizon-exclusive-for-now devices, the Moto Z DROID Edition and the Moto Z Force DROID Edition for an unboxing and some initial impressions. Keep reading to see what Jared thought about the devices. Read more
Verizon and Lenovo will be holding an event later this week when they are expected to announce pricing and release details for the Moto Z DROID Edition and the Moto Z Force DROID Edition. Buyers looking for the latest flagship from Lenovo will no doubt be interested in those details despite the disappointment that the version for other carriers is still some time off. Other consumers interested in Lenovo’s mid-tier phones are in a better position as the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus will be available for order starting on Monday. Here at TalkAndroid, our own Justin Herrick received each of the new phones and put together an unboxing video so folks placing their order have a better idea of what to expect when they receive their new phone. Read more
So, you have a laptop running Windows and an Android tablet. But what would happen if you could somehow meld the two devices together? Well, it could result in a 2-in-1 device such as the CHUWI HiBook. Intrigued? Well, join us after the break to see Justin’s unboxing video of the CHUWI HiBook 2-in-1 tablet. Read more
Wearing the same watch day in, day out can be a little boring, but if you only have the one watch, what can you do? Luckily, if you have an Android Wear smartwatch you can now change straps, and thus the appearance of the watch, with the recently announced swap-and-switch MODE bands. Justin has got his hands on a couple of MODE bands, which you can see getting unboxed in the video below. Read more
The Nextbit Robin is a great example of how a Kickstarter campaign can achieve success after crushing its funding goals. The handset’s main claim to fame is that it’s a cloud-first device with 100GB of cloud storage on top of its 32GB of internal storage. Join us after the break to check out Justin’s unboxing video of the Nextbit Robin. Read more
Less than a week after HTC announced its new flagship, the HTC 10, we got our grubby little paws on one. And here, for your delight and edification, is video of Talk Android’s fearless leader, Justin Herrick, unboxing the latest from HTC.
T-Mobile’s Des more often than not takes part in an unboxing video when new smartphones come out. Some of which he did were with the LG G5 and Galaxy S7. Each one is unique in its own way of craziness. This time around, Des takes a look at the all-new HTC 10.
After announcing the G5 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month, LG’s latest flagship has finally become available to purchase worldwide. Here to give you some further insight in to the LG G5 is our very own Justin Herrick, who has taken the time to video his unboxing of LG’s newest smartphone. Read more