We want to know what games you're playing!
What games are you playing on your Android phones or tablets? We want to know!
We've started a thread in the AC Forums as a place to share your opinions on games you think more people should be playing. Look out for posts by me (Marc Lagace) and say hello! You can also comment below!
Updated February 25: In this week's edition, we shine a light...
Gaming on your Amazon Fire TV? You have more controller options than you might think.
Looking to invite friends over for a multiplayer session on your Amazon Fire TV but not sure what controllers are compatible with it? Well, for starters you're going to have an easier time connecting third-party controllers if your still rocking the first generation of Fire TV.
But worry not. We've broken...
What are the latest games worth checking out in the Google Play Store?
There are thousands and thousands of games available in the Google Play Store, with more being added every month. With so much content hitting the app store, it can be damn near impossible to keep up on the latest releases and determine which games are worth your time.
Here at Android Central, we want to help. We'll be...
Black is always in style.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 looks absolutely gorgeous in black. Like really good. So good, you may want to make sure that all your accessories for it match.
So we've collected our favorite accessories that'll not only look smashing alongside your black Galaxy S7 but also add a ton of added functionality for your phone. Let's dive right in!
Samsung Gear VR
Long live the King!
The first ever Google Play Indie Games contest has wrapped up with UK developers Nerial winning twice over for their outstanding game Reigns. This comes as little surprise to us: Reigns is a fantastic game and one of our favorites of 2016.
On top of winning the overall prize, Reigns also won the Unity prize, which provides Nerial with a 12-month subscription to Unity's...
Kodi and Plex may seem similar at a glance, but they offer entirely unique experiences and services.
Feature-rich media centers, like Kodi and Plex, are making it easier for more people to make the decision to cut cable out of their lives. The benefits are clear and plentiful: you get full control to watch what you want to watch, on whichever device you choose, with no ads or interruptions....
Good news, everyone! Futurama may finally be getting a mobile game worthy of the show expansive universe of comedy.
Futurama is coming back! ...as a mobile game. Yes, despite the animated series final finale airing back in 2013, the show is getting a brand new game for 2017 in a partnership between FOX Interactive and game developers TinyCo. Unfortunately, we don't know any specifics related...
Project Fi is testing VoLTE support via T-Mobile's network
If you're a Project Fi customer, you may have noticed improved call quality over the past few weeks. That's because Google has been quietly testing Voice over LTE (VoLTE) for a subset of Project Fi users, formally announced in a post on the Project Fi Help Forum. If you're curious to know if you're one of the fortunate testers for this...
Protect your larger Pixel with a quality case.
The Google Pixel XL is a big, beautiful phone, and if you have one, you'll definitely want to keep it protected from scuffs and daily wear and tear along with bumps and drops.
Fortunately there are a number of great case options available that, depending on the option you go with, will keep your phone safe while also adding some style and/or...
Bring the classic arcade action you remember to your phone with these great fighting games!
Fighting games have kind of fallen to the wayside on the latest consoles, and the less said about the state of arcades the better.
But for a long while, fighting games reigned supreme in the video game world, and were often the battleground where gamers showed off their skills in arcade tournaments or...
Upgrading your car stereo capabilities on the cheap.
Story time: I've got an older car, a 2001 VW Jetta, that still runs great but lacks some of the modern amenities that I would prefer to have in my car. Most notably, my car stereo still prominently features a cassette deck along with FM/AM radio.
Yeah, I'm pretty sure this setup was out of date back in 2001.
I'm well past using physical...
Update, 14 February 2017: Added the OnePlus 3T as best overall, and bumped the OnePlus 3 down to where the OnePlus 2 used to be — still a great value, but not the best available option.
Best for less
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OnePlus caught us by surprise with the release of the OnePlus 3T, an update to an already great OnePlus 3....
The Galaxy S6 is still a great phone, but you might find its battery life to be lacking.
Still loving your Samsung Galaxy S6? That's fantastic. But what might not be so fantastic is your phone's battery life. Its 2,550mAh battery was never a strength so you might be struggling to make it through your day without relying on your charger. That's really inconvenient, as you can't utilize a...
Get in the game like never before!
It's the NBA All-Star Weekend and, this year, the NBA is allowing fans more access to their favorite athletes, by working with Google to create new virtual reality experiences for fans. One of the more interesting ideas that's rolling out this weekend is called House of Legends, an episodic sports talk show hosted by retired NBA players such as James Worthy,...
Expect only mid-range and high-end flagships from HTC moving forward.
HTC is hoping that less is more when it comes to smartphone offerings. Chia-Lin Chang, President of HTC's Smartphone and Connected Device divisions, says the Taiwanese company will stop chasing high sales numbers in the entry-level smartphone markets and instead focus on designing and selling highly profitable devices.
Facebook may be coming to a TV near you.
Facebook thinks you need more of its app in your life, so it's starting to roll out a new TV-centric app for set-top boxes like Amazon Fire TV, Samsung Smart TV, as well as the Apple TV.
This is all part of Facebook's evolving plans for its video platform, which was announced at the Code Media conference by Facebook's VP of Partnerships, Dan Rose. The...
Update: As of February 2017, the Samsung Galaxy S7 is still the best phone for gamers. Moto Z Play is still the best for battery life, and the HTC 10 still has the best touch responsiveness.
Best for battery life
Best for touch responsiveness
Samsung Galaxy S7
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Get more space in your Honor 6X with a quality microSD.
The Huawei Honor 6X is a great budget phone that doesn't feel like a budget phone. It features a solid aluminum build, two quality cameras, and an impressive 3,340mAh battery that should carry you through most days.
The only spec that's lacking is the 32GB of internal storage. Huawei has mitigated that by including a microSD slot with...
What are the best heavy duty cases for protecting your OnePlus 3 or OnePlus 3T?
The OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T are stylish and capable smartphones featuring an identical unibody design carved out of aluminum, with its AMOLED display protected by Gorilla Glass 4.
OnePlus offers a collection of stylish protective cases options when you purchase through their site. Alas, if you're feeling like it...
Gaming is simply better with a controller in your hands.
Gaming on Android typically requires you to settle for using touchscreen controls. However, some gracious game developers do take the time and effort to include support for Bluetooth gamepad.
If you're constantly on the lookout for games that support Bluetooth controller, you can check out Gamepad Games, which is an app that's compiled...