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Buying an iPhone 5S: When does it still make sense?

Apple's entry-level phone offers something unique. But is it too old?

By October 1, 2015


Fantastic handsets for the cost-conscious (pictures)

These days, budget handsets are improving to be more powerful, reliable and capable. CNET rounds up some recent phones that weren't merely impressive, but it also won't cost you an arm and a leg to buy.

10 Images By September 11, 2015


Purported image of Google's next Nexus handset leaks online

The image features only a view of the backplate, but it's white and comes with the familiar "Nexus" branding. Questions abound, however, over whether the image is real.

By August 17, 2015


LG thinks yesteryear with its new Wine Smart handset

New Android smartphone sports a clamshell design and physical alphanumeric keyboard.

By August 4, 2015


Android Stagefright vulnerability leaves handsets at risk

A security research company claims to have found a vulnerability baked into Google's Android operating system that could leave devices open to attack. CNET's Lexy Savvides reports on how Google has addressed the issue and how users can minimize the risk.

By July 27, 2015


LG's Lancet is a Windows Phone handset with a competitive price

Available on Verizon Wireless, the LG Lancet runs Windows Phone 8.1 and features a 4.5-inch display, an 8-megapixel camera and a quad-core processor.

By July 13, 2015


Android Doze helps handsets get smarter with battery power

With the help of motion detection, Android Doze enables handsets to "doze" into a deeper sleep when inactive, and thus improves battery life.

May 28, 2015


Kyocera's enduring DuraXV feature handset (pictures)

Sporting a rugged and water resistant design, the DuraXV for Verizon Wireless is a basic phone that can take a few punches.

10 Images By May 14, 2015


Smartphone-makers wage war through your selfies

LG's phone with two front-facing cameras is the latest move in an ongoing battle to deliver sexier self-portraits.

By October 4, 2015


5 smartphones with great battery life

CNET highlights eight impressive smartphones that showed outstanding battery life in our labs' performance tests.

By June 29, 2015