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Buyers’ Guide

MobileSyrup Back-to-School Gear Guide [2020 Edition]
Back to School, Buyers' Guide, Features, gift guide

MobileSyrup Back-to-School Gear Guide [2020 Edition]

A tough back-to-school season is just around the corner, so we've put together a list of some of our favorite technologies to help people stay organized regardless of whether they work from home or school. We have a couple of laptop recommendations on our list, but if you're looking for a back-to-school computer, there are a few general things to keep in mind. We have a great guide to teach you what to look for when shopping for computers, but the most important thing is figuring out what you need. All of that is covered in the guide, so be sure to check it out. On the smartphone side, this year, we decided to recommend our favorite mid-range devices because not only are they fantastic phones, but the savings compared to flagship products are also nothing to scoff at. Beyond the tech,...
Buyers' Guide, Features, LG, OLED

With the OLED CX, LG struggles to improve its already stellar televisions

If you want the best type of TV and money is no problem, you need to get an OLED, and LG does its best. This year I spent time with a 55-inch LG CX, and just like last year's phenomenal C9, it blew my mind with its stunning colors and deep blacks. I'm still not the biggest fan of WebOS, but it works fine and if it were a big problem I could always plug in an Apple TV or FireTV and not worry about the TV's operating system. As with most modern technology, it is getting harder and harder to improve on the models of the past few years because, if you haven't noticed, there are now plenty of awesome gadgets and devices. LG seems to have fallen into the same trap with the CX. There are some minor improvements that some people will enjoy. Still, for the average TV viewer, any LG OLEDs fr...