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Review: Sony Xperia Z3v for Verizon Wireless

Oct 23, 2014, 8:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Verizon Wireless scored one of Sony's finest efforts in the Xperia Z3v. Sony's flagship Android smartphone generally impresses, despite a few flaws. Read Phone Scoop's in-depth review to find out if it is the phone for you.

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Review: Sharp Aquos Crystal for Boost Mobile

Oct 21, 2014, 2:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Sharp has delivered an interesting handset in the Aquos Crystal, which features a 5-inch screen with practically no surrounding bezel. This futuristic-looking smartphone aims to trounce other mid-range contenders on Sprint's pre-paid Boost Mobile. Does it get the job done? Find out in Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 for AT&T

Oct 15, 2014, 8:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung is back with a new Note. This time around Samsung went bolder, but not necessarily bigger, with the Note 4. One might call it the ultimate phablet. Here is Phone Scoop's full report on one of the most anticipated Android smartphones of the year.

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Review: HTC One (E8) for Sprint

Oct 9, 2014, 6:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The plastic version of HTC's venerable One handset is almost as good as the metal version. Almost, but not quite. Here is Phone Scoop's full report about this Android smartphone for Sprint.

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Review: Motorola Moto G for AT&T

Oct 2, 2014, 3:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Motorola's second-generation G earns solid marks thanks to tasteful improvements to the hardware and evolutionary improvements to the specs. It's a mid-range middleweight that puts up a good fight amongst its competitors.

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Review: Apple iPhone 6 for Verizon Wireless

Sep 25, 2014, 11:30 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

The Apple iPhone 6 is the smartphone for everyman, a Goldilocks device that is sure to please the widest range of people. It has a few advantages over the larger 6 Plus, but some disadvantages, too. Here is Phone Scoop's in-depth report.

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Review: Apple iPhone 6 Plus for AT&T

Sep 23, 2014, 3:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Apple's latest smartphone is a huge addition - literally and figuratively - to the Mac-maker's iPhone lineup. The 6 Plus sports a huge screen, powerful iOS 8 operating system, and a no-holds-barred approach to what a phablet can and should be. Here is Phone Scoop's in-depth report.

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Review: Apple iOS 8

Sep 22, 2014, 8:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman   updated Sep 23, 2014, 1:41 PM

Apple's newest operating system for smartphones and tablets may look a lot like last year's, but it is a significant improvement in many ways that won't be obvious right away. Apple added tons of user-facing changes, but the important updates are all aimed at developers. Here is Phone Scoop's in-depth report on iOS8.

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Review: Motorola Moto X for Verizon Wireless

Sep 16, 2014, 8:30 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Motorola is back with a new version of its X, its top-of-the-line smartphone. The X is a better competitor than last year's device as far as features go and takes build quality to the next level. Is anything holding Motorola back?

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Review: HTC One for Windows

Aug 29, 2014, 6:30 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Verizon Wireless was the first U.S. carrier to score the HTC One for Windows, which swaps Android for Windows Phone. Here is Phone Scoop's full review of this stylish handset.

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Review: LG G Vista for Verizon Wireless

Aug 22, 2014, 5:00 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The LG G Vista is a inexpensive, big-screened Android smartphone that scores well on most features. Only a couple things hold it back, but they aren't vital. Find out what they are in Phone Scoop's full review.

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Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport for Sprint

Aug 14, 2014, 9:30 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung kicks out a fitness-oriented version of the Galaxy S5 for Sprint. This Android smartphone differs from the original model in a few respects. Phone Scoop takes it for a jog in this full report.

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Review: Kyocera Brigadier for Verizon Wireless

Aug 7, 2014, 2:00 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The Kyocera Brigadier packs a punch. This rugged Android handset for Verizon Wireless is one of the toughest available in Big Red's lineup. Here is Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: Nokia Lumia 635 for T-Mobile

Aug 1, 2014, 7:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman   updated Aug 1, 2014, 4:40 PM

Nokia's entry-level Lumia 635 is a solid little phone, especially when you consider just how inexpensive it is. It is among the first to run Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 platform, which shines on this tiny titan.

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Review: Amazon Fire Phone for AT&T

Jul 29, 2014, 3:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman   updated Aug 5, 2014, 8:44 AM

Amazon's Fire Phone is a curious animal. It has a few neat tricks up its sleeves, but the Fire Phone is not for everyone. Phone Scoop's deep dive gives you all the info you need to see if it is the phone for you.

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Review: LG G3 for Sprint

Jul 22, 2014, 1:16 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The LG G3 is a solid device for Sprint customers to consider, and is among a growing number to offer Wi-Fi calling. Android smartphone enthusiasts would do well to read Phone Scoop's full report, which points out the phone's strengths and weaknesses.

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Review: LG G3 for Verizon Wireless

Jul 21, 2014, 4:00 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The LG G3 is one of the company's finest efforts and a strong competitor against the likes of Samsung's Galaxy S5 and HTC's One (M8). LG's flagship Android phone makes significant strides in design, quality, and features. Here is Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: Huawei Ascend Mate 2

Jul 11, 2014, 3:50 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The Ascend Mate 2 from Huawei represents an interesting choice. This big-screened Android smartphone isn't being sold by US carriers, but it is available unlocked and on the cheap from Huawei itself. Here is Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: LG L90 for T-Mobile

Jun 24, 2014, 3:20 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

LG's latest L Series Android phone fills in T-Mobile's entry-level roster. The L90 is an LG phone through and through thanks to core features, but better options might be available.

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Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 Active for AT&T

Jun 14, 2014, 8:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

The GS5 Active is a tougher Android smartphone from Samsung. It carries over most of the GS5's attractive features, but wraps them in a stronger body for protection from daily abuses.

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Review: Asus PadFone X for AT&T

Jun 8, 2014, 7:00 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Asus' hybrid Android smartphone-tablet is an interesting device. It tries to be two things at once, but only does one thing really well. Here is Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: Motorola Moto E

May 30, 2014, 3:45 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Motorola takes a shot across the bow of other entry-level device makers with the Moto E, its low-cost leviathan. The Moto E redefines what inexpensive Android smartphones can offer.

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Review: HTC One mini 2

May 26, 2014, 2:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

HTC's One mini 2 may skip some of the One's most compelling features, but its performance-for-the-dollar is hard to pass up. Here's why this is the little Android smartphone that can and will.

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Review: Kyocera Hydro Vibe for Sprint

May 20, 2014, 3:15 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Kyocera is back with another waterproof, entry-level Android smartphone for Sprint's network. The Vibe offers a good mix of features and performance for the price.

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Review: Kyocera Verve for Sprint

May 12, 2014, 8:00 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Kyocera still knows how to make a basic smartphone with a physical QWERTY keyboard, as evidenced by the Verve. This low-cost handset handles calls and messaging - though not much else.

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Review: HTC One for Sprint (Harman Kardon Edition)

May 6, 2014, 2:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Sprint is selling a special edition of the HTC One with Harman Kardon headphones and tuning for improved sound. This could be the Android smartphone audiophiles have dreamed about.

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Review: LG Lucid 3 for Verizon Wireless

May 2, 2014, 2:15 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

The LG Lucid 3 is an Android smartphone for Verizon Wireless that offers some of LG's high-end features in a low-cost package. Here is Phone Scoop's full report.

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Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon Wireless

Apr 21, 2014, 2:30 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Verizon's version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is fractionally different from the AT&T model in one key metric. Here is Phone Scoop's full report about this new Android smartphone.

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Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T

Apr 18, 2014, 6:01 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung delivers a delightful device in the Galaxy S5. This powerful Android smartphone offers a more refined experience than its predecessor and manages to raise the bar at least a little bit.

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Review: Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1

Apr 14, 2014, 7:00 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Microsoft delivers a solid update to is smartphone platform with Windows Phone 8.1. The new features are genuinely delightful and bring Windows Phone up to speed with Android and iOS ... almost. Here is Phone Scoop's full review.

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