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Smartphones with seriously long battery life

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

By June 29, 2015

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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

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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

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Xiaomi's Redmi 2 is a budget handset that punches above its weight (pictures)

Soon to be available globally -- in markets the Chinese company is currently in -- this affordable sub-$120 smartphone shows just how good low-priced phones can be.

10 Images By March 3, 2015

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Qualcomm's handset partners rally around its embattled new chip

The world's largest mobile-chips company got backing from several major device makers that plan to use its new top-tier chip, the Snapdragon 810.

By February 2, 2015

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BOSS phone, a handset so secure that Sony execs should use it?

Technically Incorrect: The creators of a new phone being presented at CES claim it's the perfect solution for a secure connection. Perhaps, but its screen is 1.5 inches bigger than an iPhone 6 Plus.

By January 5, 2015

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HTC One M9

The updated HTC One M9 packs speed and software improvements into a handset that remains lustworthy in middle age, but it doesn't exceed the competition where it counts.

By May 13, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating May 13, 2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

AT&T customers looking for a sturdier handset will find the Galaxy S6 Active a worthy upgrade to an already top-caliber phone.

By June 18, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating June 18, 2015
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Microsoft cuts price of unlocked Windows Phone handset to $129

The latest offer in Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals is for an unlocked version of a Windows Phone 8.1 handset from Blu Products.

By December 9, 2014

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Chinese handsets account for almost 40 percent of global shipments

Shipments of Chinese handsets for 2014 have totalled over 450 million, accounting for nearly 40 percent of the global total, set to exceed 50 percent by 2016.

By December 3, 2014