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Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is excellent overall, and the only phone to buy if you want to write by hand. However, you'll pay a huge premium for a modest upgrade from last year's model, and less pricey competitors will satisfy many.

By August 19, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 19, 2015
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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda takes a step back from the horsepower arms race and builds a pure roadster that's fun to drive.

By July 28, 2015

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Galaxy S6 vs. S6 Edge vs. Edge+ vs. Note 5: Which new Samsung smartphone should you buy?

Four superphones with four similar styles and specs. We'll help break down the pros, cons, and how much extra you pay to upgrade from the S6 to the S6 Edge to the Note 5 to the Edge+. Whew!

By August 28, 2015

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Modern Combat 5: Blackout

Even with its issues, Modern Combat 5: Blackout is still the best first-person shooter on smartphones and tablets.

By July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
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Can Samsung get unstuck from Galaxy Note 5 design flaw?

The smartphone's stylus gets jammed when you insert it backwards into the storage slot, which can break it permanently. It's a problem some research analysts say harkens back to Apple's iPhone design uproar.

By August 26, 2015

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Asus ZenFone 5

The ZenFone 5 is able to give other budget handsets such as Xiaomi's Redmi a challenge but in order to get the best from the phone, be sure to get the 2GB version to avoid any performance issues.

By May 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 13, 2014
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Bolt Power X-5 Mini

At a convenient size for luggage or leaving in a car, the Bolt Power X-5 Mini offers versatility in charging personal electronics and becomes essential in an automotive emergency kit.

By October 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating October 27, 2014
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2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata

The 2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata is an excellent driver's car that is best experienced without expensive bells and whistles. Skip the options and just enjoy the ride.

By August 14, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 14, 2014
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Google Nexus 5

Strong performance, high-end specs, and an ultra-affordable price make the Google Nexus 5 not just the best unlocked phone on the market, but the best Nexus phone by far.

By November 1, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 1, 2013
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ZTE Nubia 5 (unlocked)

Although it doesn't have LTE, the ZTE Nubia 5's impressive specs and reliable performance make it a great value for an unlocked, high-end phone.

By October 24, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 24, 2013

MSRP: $449.99