First Look

Check out first look videos and articles of the latest and greatest cell phones, smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables, and more on the PhoneDog First Look page.

BLU sent me their latest budget smartphone called the Life One X. it’s a mid-range smartphone with a low-end off-contract price of just $150. There’s...
8 years 6 months ago
Microsoft finally has a fresh new flagship smartphone, the Microsoft Lumia 950. It features some pretty beefy specifications such as a 5.2-inch QHD...
8 years 6 months ago
Hands on the latest smartphone to feature a built-in stylus, the LG G Vista 2. While it's easy to dismiss the LG G Vista 2 for its abysmal stylus, it...
8 years 7 months ago
Hands on the first BlackBerry device running Android. Some of the features of the BlackBerry Priv include a physical QWERTY keyboard, 5.4-inch...
8 years 7 months ago
After a lot of driving and online ordering those annoying online prompts, I finally have the iPad Pro in the studio. My initial first impressions of...
8 years 7 months ago
Two years ago, the 2013 Nexus 7 was launched with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and the highest resolution display on a 7-inch tablet. A lot has changed in...
8 years 7 months ago
Hands-on with the recently released LG V10 for AT&T. Some of the V10's features include a 5.7-inch Quad HD LCD main display and an AMOLED second...
8 years 7 months ago
A tour of Android 6.0 Marshmallow running on the Google and HTC Nexus 9. Android 6.0 features many new behind-the-scenes features and improvements to...
8 years 7 months ago
A tour of Android 6.0 Marshmallow running on the Google and Motorola Nexus 6. Android 6.0 features many new behind-the-scenes features and...
8 years 7 months ago
BLU has announced the second generation of monster battery Energy series smartphones, the BLU Studio Energy 2 and the BLU Energy X; both of which are...
8 years 8 months ago
BLU has announced the second generation of monster battery saving smartphones—the BLU Studio Energy 2 and the BLU Energy X; both of which are...
8 years 8 months ago
Along with the BLU Pure XL, BLU sent me the Vivo Air LTE. I reviewed this device about a year ago at CES 2015 when it launched and it remains as one...
8 years 9 months ago
BLU sent me their 2015 flagship smartphone, the Pure XL. It’s the first smartphone to launch in the US with the MediaTek Helio X10 chipset, which is...
8 years 9 months ago
In front of me is the 4.7-inch Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 that just recently went on sale in the US for $180 off-contract. If you remember a few months...
8 years 9 months ago
Selfie, and the BLU Studio C 5+5. In this video, we’re going to take a look at the BLU Studio C 5+5 to see if it’s worth its $89 off-contract price...
8 years 10 months ago
BLU sent me three of their most recent budget smartphones—the BLU Energy X Plus, the BLU Vivo Selfie, and the BLU Studio C 5+5. In this video, we’re...
8 years 10 months ago
BLU sent me three of their most recent budget smartphones—the BLU Energy X Plus, the BLU Vivo Selfie, and the BLU Studio C 5+5. In this video, we’re...
8 years 10 months ago
Unboxing and hands-on of the new iPod Touch 6G. Some of the new features include an A8 chip with a 64-bit architecture and M8 Motion Coprocessor, a...
8 years 11 months ago
I went ahead and ordered the GoPro HERO4 Session. This is the first GoPro I’ve ever owned, believe it or not. I picked it up to mostly test and...
8 years 11 months ago
I went ahead and downloaded the public iOS 9 Beta, which I will have an overview video of very soon so definitely stay tuned for that. But one of the...
8 years 11 months ago

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