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All the new phones at CES 2018

Including one of the most exciting new technologies for the year.

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Jessica Dolcourt is a passionate content strategist and veteran leader of CNET coverage. As Senior Director of Commerce & Content Operations, she leads a number of teams, including Commerce, How-To and Performance Optimization. Her CNET career began in 2006, testing desktop and mobile software for Download.com and CNET, including the first iPhone and Android apps and operating systems. She continued to review, report on and write a wide range of commentary and analysis on all things phones, with an emphasis on iPhone and Samsung. Jessica was one of the first people in the world to test, review and report on foldable phones and 5G wireless speeds. Jessica began leading CNET's How-To section for tips and FAQs in 2019, guiding coverage of topics ranging from personal finance to phones and home. She holds an MA with Distinction from the University of Warwick (UK).
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First in-screen fingerprint scanner

Goodbye, home button. This preproduction model of a Vivo phone is the first of its kind to show off an in-screen fingerprint reader.

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Vivo phone

This is the same tech that was rumored to come to 2017's Samsung Galaxy phones and the iPhone X. Premium phones will surely start to pick up the technology in 2018.

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A phone in a laptop with Razer Project Linda

Gamer lifestyle company Razer built a laptop that uses the company's first-ever phone as its computing guts.

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Razer Project Linda

A handful of phonemakers have attempted something similar over the years, starting with Motorola dock back in 2011. Asus made a bunch, too. They never caught on.

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Razer Project Linda

The Razer Phone stands out for its screen's 120GHz refresh rate, a benefit for hardcore gamers. Otherwise, it's a pretty standard Android phone.

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Moviphone

The past is back with a smartphone fitted with a built-in pico projector. Anyone who remembers the Samsung Galaxy Beam with fondness should check out this major specs update out of San Diego. Moviphone is like a OnePlus 5-plus-projector

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BlackBerry Motion coming to the US

Originally launched in Canada, the all-screen, no-keyboard BlackBerry Motion will now be sold in the US -- details here.

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Bronze BlackBerry KeyOne

A new, bronze version of the KeyOne is exactly the same as the black and silver colors, but indicates the brand's investment in the keyboard phone.

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Cat S41 rugged phone

The Cat S41 is built like a tank, takes photos underwater and its 5,000mAh battery can charge other phones. It's not meant for mere mortals, but it's a fun phone to see.

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Cat S41 rugged phone

You can set a limit so the phone you're charging doesn't suck your battery dry.

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Raspberry Rose​ LG V30

Our first look at the LG V30 in Raspberry Rose didn't disappoint. The neon, flamingo-pink shade will come first to Korea, then on to other countries in Asia and Europe.

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Huawei Mate 10 Pro Porsche Design

Don't have a spare $1,250 to spend on a phone? Then don't buy the Porsche Design version of the Mate 10 Pro, even if it does come with 256GB of internal storage. 

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Huawei Mate 10 Pro comes to the US

Instead, stick with the regular Mate 10 Pro, right, an excellent phone that's coming to the US for $800. Details here.

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Huawei Honor View 10 coming to the US

A cheaper variant of the Mate 10 Pro is also winging its way stateside, for $500. Check out the Honor View 10.

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Red Huawei Honor 7X

A budget beauty, the Honor 7X costs $200 for the US, and also comes in bright red for a limited time.

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Samsung Galaxy A and A Plus

The Galaxy A8 and A8 Plus are dual-camera budget phones announced prior to CES. This is the first time we're getting a look.

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Samsung Galaxy A and A Plus

Check out photos and details here.

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Alcatel's new plan for 2018

Alcatel used CES to preview its budget strategy for the upcoming year, with three lines of phones coming in at $300 or less.

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Alcatel 5 series for 2018

The 5 series will have the highest-end specs and most polished look.

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Alcatel 3 series

The 3 series will come in at $200 and under. Specs will vary for phones in all the series, depending on which options the retailers want for their portfolios.

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Alcatel 1 series

The 1 series will cost less than $100, with modest hardware to match.

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Asus ZenFone Max Plus

The ZenFone Max Plus has a mega-big battery and a supercheap price.

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Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra

All three new Sony Xperia midrange phones take 120-degree selfie pics -- that means there's more of you, your friend and your background in each pic. 

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Livermorium Slider Keyboard Mod

Moto announced two Mods that snap on to its Moto Z and Z2 phones. This keyboard attachment slides out behind the phone to make typing out text messages much easier and comfortable. It costs $99 (£75 and $AU130, converted) and will be begin selling later this winter. 

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Vital Moto Mod

The Vital Moto Mod measures your heart rate, respiratory rate and body temperature. It also tracks how much oxygen is in your blood and your blood pressure. It will be available in the US in April and cost $395 (or £300 and AU$520, converted).

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Tech21 Evo Max case

Most tough Tech21 cases only protect for drops up to 10 feet. The Evo Max ups the claim with 14 -foot drop protection. Made of PVC, it'll debut in April for $49.95.

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Tech21 Evo Luxe case

The vegan leather Evo Max protects for up to 12 feet. Prices start at $44.95.

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Tech21 Chinese New Year Edition case

Designed by Hong Kong-based paper cut artist Bovey Lee, the Chinese New Year edition case is available in all Apple stores worldwide for $44.95.

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Moshi wireless chargers

The Q collection of wireless chargers was inspired by danish furniture design to match your home and office decor. They'll support phones and newer MacBooks with USB-C ports. They range in price from $40 and $160, and will be available in the coming months.

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Artsy cases

Want a phone case that gets your creative juices flowing? Check out these artistic cases by LZB Tech Co. Ltd.

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Artsy cases

The designs are printed on tempered glass, while the phone cases themselves are made of plastic.

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Artsy cases

The company is expecting to sell these colorful cases in the US.

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Ztylus Revolver M case

The Ztylus Revolver M case has a magnetic camera lens attachment. By turning the magnetic revolver, you can swap between multiple lenses for that perfect shot.

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