If you follow the phone market, you know that Andy Rubin's big ballyhooed Essential Phone debuted last year for mixed reviews. Critics talked about the so-called battery life, nice camera and missing headphone jack, but users have been far more enthusiastic.
Of course, with the $ 700 price tag (later cut to $ 500), only the well could afford it. It's changing today: Amazon has unlocked Essential Phone PH-1
The first thing you should know about Essential is that its future is uncertain .earlier this year, and the rumor has the effect that the company can be put on sale.
So if you buy PH-1, who knows how long you are & # 39; I can get support from Essential and updates to Android.
The second thing you should know: This is a $ 700 smartphone for $ 224. It's premium through and from, from its 5.7-inch edge to screen to 128GB of built-in storage for its fast, fast performance . It's also a pretty cool magnetic accessory accessory, but unfortunately it's only one at the moment: a 360 degree camera (originally $ 199, now only $ 49).
This should be the phone for Android purists and it actually comes with bloatware-free Android Oreo 8.1. But you should be able to get Android Pie immediately, at least according to Essentials website.
From here I will turn over toas I know very little about this model. I know an appointment when I see one, and even if the company is running tomorrow, you've still scored a $ 700 phone for $ 224.
Bonus Agreement: One of my favorite products is left on sale! It's a gooseneck lighter, the kind that's great for everything from birthday lights to charcoal grills. Except it does not use butane; It uses
It is Tacklife ELY01 light brackets, and it is only $ 11.98 with promotional code CPVF6U5N . It's only $ 3, but this item is already pretty cute at its usual price of $ 15.
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To begin with, it should be much longer than your average butane lighter. Tacklife says that you should be able to light it at least 1000 times per charge and that the battery can be charged up to 500 times. I'm not a math whiz, but I think it seems worth millions of years of candles.
Additionally, it's simply cool. Instead of a dull old flame that comes out at the end, you get a small electric arc in Tesla style. The real advantage is that it is windy; in your face, fighting!
I will notice that there are a bunch of very similar teeth available for approximately the same price. All i can tell is that I own one of Tacklifes and like it a lot.
Bonus Agreement No. 2: See the big empty wall over there? Do you want to put it into a mammoth movie sketch? You can, with the right projector.
Like this: For a limited period, Anker's Nebula Capsule DLP Portable Mini Projector $ 266 with promotional code AUGCPSLE . Regular Price: $ 348.
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Adsably, Capsule is the size and shape of a cartilage. Impressive, it's running Android, which means it can stream directly from apps like Netflix and YouTube – you do not have to pair / mirror your phone or tablet, even if it's an option. It is also a fairly robust built-in speaker. Anker says that the projector can run for up to four hours on a fee.
There is a key limitation though: You can not install add-ons beyond the included, and there is no browser for large-screen browsers. You can work around the latter by displaying from another device, but I wish that Anker would do this a bit more versatile. Nevertheless, for the big screen Netflix, just about anywhere, it's Wi-Fi, this is a mighty nice alternative.
Bonus Agreement No. 3: Some drones are good for long distance flights and airlines; Others are just fun to zip around the farm.
Here is one from the last category: Hverine E56 folding quadcopter for only $ 30 . It actually has an HD camera that can snatch some decent fly pictures; Do not expect smooth video recording.
The real highlight is the remote control, which has an accelerometer. Turn your hand to the left, the drones fly again. Turn forward, it's going forward. Very cool – and great for beginners.
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