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Manufactured by HTC, the Nexus 9 sports dual front-facing speakers, a 64-bit Nvidia K1 processor and Google's newest mobile OS, Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Running the brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop, the 5.96-inch Nexus 6 is equipped with a 13-megapixel camera, a 1,440p display, and a Snapdragon 805 processor.
Available for Boost Mobile and Sprint, the Aquos Crystal from Sharp sports a unique edge-to-edge display that looks downright cool.
The refreshed mobile OS features prioritized notifications on the lock screen, a self-service guest mode, and a new interface look called Material.
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Tim Cook says the Apple Watch is "cool," the iPhone will remain Apple's top moneymaker, Apple Pay is in a skirmish with retailers, and he'd love to team up with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.
Available for Boost Mobile, the Aquos Crystal has a quad-core processor, an 8-megapixel camera, and a 5-inch edge-to-edge display.
Wondering what's coming up in the world of mobile? CNET runs down the handsets making their way through the pipeline that are worth paying attention to.
Available on AT&T and Verizon, the G Vista is a 5.7-inch handset with a Snapdragon 400 processor, 720p display, and 8-megapixel camera.
The intricately choreographed and dizzyingly ambitious one-take video for "I Won't Let You Down" doesn't let us down.