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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 doubled data is part of a limited promotion, but customers who sign up keep that data for as long as they're on the plan.
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.
T-Mobile's ZTE ZMax may have a big 5.7-inch touchscreen, but its off-contract price is affordably small.
Sporting a big 5.7-inch display, 8-megapixel camera, and Snapdragon 400 processor, the ZTE ZMax is T-Mobile's latest supersized handset.
In addition to its 1080p display, 13-megapixel camera, and quad-core processor, the new Moto X has more design options than before.
Google's Nest Labs, Samsung, Big Ass Fans and others came together to tout the burgeoning Thread standard that allows smart home devices to communicate with one another.
HEVC, a new standard for compressing 4K video, will be cheaper for many companies to use than its industry-dominating predecessor. Maybe Google's competition helped.
Decked out with an 8-megapixel camera, a quad-core processor and an expansive 5.7-inch display, LG's G Vista is available on AT&T and Verizon for an affordable on-contract price.
Second-hand clothing apps are luring women from other online marketplaces by promising built-in community and profits.