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VLOG: What is HEVC video and how can you upload it to Youtube?

As we improve video quality, file size get bigger fast. New methods of compression will help reign in that bloat, but whenever we switch formats, we should expect some teething pains. HEVC is a new codec for phones, but one we’ve been using for a couple of years now on cameras like the Samsung NX1. How can you edit or upload this video to Youtube? Let’s explain what H.265 is and what you can do with it!

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LG G6 and the 18:9 Screen – Why is it so tall?

The most unique new feature of the G6 is its 2:1 aspect ratio screen. It’s tall. It’s skinny. Why make a screen with these dimensions? Let’s take a look!

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LG G6 Camera Tour: We finally get a mini V20, dual camera beast!

Sure the LG V20 offers one of the most brutally complete camera packages found on a phone, but it’s kind of a big device. For folks who want that photo and video power in a sleeker form factor, the G6 might just sway you back.

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Is it time to give up on Android Diversity?


Rumors swirling about future operating systems from Google like Andromeda OS and Fuchsia OS, is it time to sacrifice “choice” to deliver better performance and more consistent updates?

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LG G6 Quad DAC Explained: Better than the V20?

After running down the rumors on the LG G6, the most asked question we received was whether the Quad DAC in the G6 could outperform the LG V20. Let’s talk about some audio!

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LG G6: What’s Your Wishlist for LG’s Next Smartphone?

Let’s take a closer look at the rumors and break down what we know about the LG G6. What are you looking forward to? What would be your dream device for the next G series?

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Are Any Electronics “Buy It For Life” Anymore?

We keep talking about “bang for buck”, but does that phrase mean anything anymore? Consumer electronics seem pretty disposable these days…

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Is it False Advertising if a Smartphone Manufacturer Rigs Benchmarks? – Pocketnow


Another pair of companies have been caught rigging benchmark performance. How does this affect fans? Should this be considered false advertising?

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