MobileTechRoundup 407: Apple Watch 3 with LTE, Fitbit Ionic, new Pixels soon

Early impressions from our Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE purchases, new Pixel phone and Chromebook leaks, hands on with the Fitbit Ionic and the logic behind a new mid-range Android handset.

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MoTR 407 is 66 minutes long and is a 76.2 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

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MobileTechRoundup 406: Galaxy Note 8 and the iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus

Matt bought his Galaxy Note 8 while Kevin pre-ordered an Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE. Plus thoughts on the iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X.

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MoTR 406 is 79 minutes long and is a 90.5 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Galaxy Note 8 bought and Matt loves it
  • HTC U11 gets a squeezable update
  • Where the heck is the LG V30?
  • Google has a phone announcement on October 4. Next Pixel?
  • Bose may be the first have Google Assistant headphones
  • Apple TV 4K – meh
  • Kevin bought an Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE
  • iPhone 8 and 8 Plus – really the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus
  • iPhone X: about that notch

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MobileTechRoundup 375: OnePlus 3, Nexus rumors, new Moto phones

Kevin bought an 18.4-inch tablet while Matt has his OnePlus 3 and takes the Huawei MateBook for a test drive.

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MoTR 375 is 78 minutes long and is a 94 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • PlayStation VUE television lands on Roku, coming to Android this week (Kevin bought a Galaxy View because of this)
  • Matt has his OnePlus 3: How is it?
  • Nexus rumors run rampant
  • Moto G family available for pre-order. Low cost, unlocked, but good?
  • Apple iPhone going without a headphone jack? Pros and cons
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 unlocked now available in US
  • Huawei MateBook hands-on

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MobileTechRoundup 310: A first look at the Lumia 1520 and 2520

Lumia 1520 and 2520 hands on plus news on MotoMaker and Google services getting improvements on iOS.

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MoTR 310 is 74 minutes long and is a 62.3 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Initial thoughts of the Sprint HTC One Max
  • Moto Maker launches across carriers, prices are $100 less than original
  • Moto G thoughts
  • Initial thoughts on Lumia 1520 and 2520, launching on AT&T this week
  • Apple and Google continue to provide enhanced iOS services (Google Music, Google Now)
  • The Pebble iOS connection destroys Pebble battery life
  • UP24 and 3.0 software announced for iOS
  • iPad Air and Nexus 5 come and gone for Matt

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MobileTechRoundup 306: iOS 7, Google Wallet for all, iPhone 5s for some, BBM for none

iOS 7 and the new iPhones are here. So too is — or was — BBM for Android and iOS. And Google Wallet is available for all, but it’s still neutered by the carriers.

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MoTR 306 is 65 minutes long and is a 58 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • More iOS 7 thoughts after some hands-on time
  • Matt stood in line on iPhone 5s day, but didn't buy an iPhone
  • CyanogenMod is a company – whoa!
  • Latest BB news. Big losses predicted, job cuts, out of the consumer market and BBM for iOS/Android gets pulled?
  • Google Wallet now for all Android and iOS, but still neutered by carriers
  • Ubuntu Touch coming out with Ubuntu 13.10 next month (may be worth a try)
  • iOS vs Android: touchscreen speed tests
  • Sprint joins the early upgrade trend, is it actually a good deal?

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MobileTechRoundup 305: iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c and… Windows RT?

New iPhone 5C and 5S thoughts, more hands on with LG’s G2 and: Do Windows 8.1 devices negate the need for RT?

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MoTR 305 is 69 minutes long and is a 58.7 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Hello iPhone 5S/5C and iOS 7!
  • Android on Nokia could have pushed the MSFT deal. Oh what might have been!
  • Kevin bought a Moga Pro controller and loves it!
  • With these new devices, why should RT even exist?
  • Hands-on thoughts with the LG G2
  • Xbox Music available for iOS and Android (Kevin is testing Google Play AA, iTunes Radio)

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