This story is part of The Daily Charge, CNET reporters Roger Cheng and Ben Fox Rubin tackle the top tech stories of the day. Don't mind their awkwardness.
The upcoming 10th anniversary iPhone is expected to be impressive -- but also pricey.
With that device rumored to reach well above $1,000, CNET delved into some cheaper alternatives, including the Moto E4 and Moto G5 Plus.
We also weighed in on the highly anticipated Tesla Model 3 launch this past Friday, and match it against the Chevy Bolt.
The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in New York and producer Bryan VanGelder.
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