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Xiaomi Redmi Pro Review

The Xiaomi Redmi Pro immediately caught the eye of many budget smartphone hunters. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED, a dual-camera system for refocusing and creating bokeh effects, a massive 4,050 mAh battery, and a decent MediaTek Helio X20 SoC with 32 GB of storage. All of this can be had for just under $250.

Apple iPhone 7 Plus Review

Apple has been following a "tick-tock" cadence of releasing a newly designed iPhone and following it up a year later with an optimized "s" variant. This year, however, Apple broke precedent by launching a third model on the same design. Yes, the iPhone 7 Plus looks a lot like the two iPhones before it, however upon closer inspection there are some unmistakable differences.

The first Project Tango AR smartphone arrives next month

Google may putting all its weight behind the new Pixel smartphones as it moves to become a full-fledged, vertically integrated device maker — controlling hardware, software, and ecosystem design. But that doesn't mean it has forgotten about its other, niche…