The iPhone XS Max Is The Best Smartphone Of 2018

2018 wasn’t as exciting of a year for smartphones as initially predicted, but that doesn’t mean we didn’t get some decent smartphones. However,it’s actually the first year that a Samsung smartphone isn’t on my list.

3. OnePlus 6T

The OnePlus 6T is the sleeper smartphone hit of 2018.

The OnePlus 6T may not have the huge price tag of the Galaxy S9 or iPhone XS, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a good high-end phone.  The $629 model has 8GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, an AMOLED screen, and something that Apple and Samsung failed to release this year — an under-the-screen fingerprint reader.

The OnePlus 6T is also one of the only smartphones with a triple-lens camera — something you’ll see a lot more of next year. The phone is not only one of the best smartphones of the year, but it is also one of the best sellers. It will be interesting to see what OnePlus has in store for us in 2019.

2. iPhone XR

The iPhone XR comes in several different colors.

I was initially not too thrilled about the iPhone XR, but I know so many who have the phone and love it. Smartphone geeks may not care too much for the phone, but most people aren’t smartphone geeks; they just want an affordable phone that works well. Cue the iPhone XR.

The iPhone XR has an LED screen (instead of an OLED) with a lower resolution, no 3D Touch Support, a single-lens camera (instead of a double-lens one included in higher-end iPhones), and the reception isn’t as good in some low-reception areas. But it’s also $500 cheaper. The iPhone XR is also Apple’s best-selling iPhone in 2019.

1. iPhone XS Max

I was enthusiastic when I reviewed the iPhone XS Max in late September, and I am still enthusiastic about it now. The XS Max, which somehow feels very portable despite having a 6.5-inch screen, is simply the best smartphone available — even if the cheapest version (with 64K) is $1099. 99. 

The best thing about using the iPhone XS Max for the past three months is its multimedia capabilities. I’m fascinated by how Apple was able to fit in such great stereo speakers on such a (relatively) small device. Sometimes, while I’m watching a Netflix movie, I hear sounds in the movie (such as birds chirping) that sound like they are coming from a couple yards away. Then, there is also the stereo recording, which Apple finally added after 10 years. 2018′s iPhone XS Max certainly isn’t a must-upgrade-to device, but it’s still one hell of a smartphone.

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Huawei Matebook X Pro Leads List Of 2018′s Best Laptops

Huawei made the best laptop of 2018.

2018 might not have been a really adventurous year for laptops, but it was still pretty good. The best thing that happened is that Intel released their 8th generation Core i5 and i7 processors, which have multiple cores, are faster, and manage battery life better. Let’s take a look at the best laptops — all which have used Intel’s latest processors.

5. 2018 MacBook Pro (13-inch)

The 2018 MacBook Pro doesn’t look very different from the one we saw last year and at the end of 2016. But, as your parents might have told you, it’s what’s inside that counts. And the newer 8th generation processors make a huge difference, and this can especially be seen when working with memory-intensive programs like Final Cut Pro.

There has been some controversy over the fact Apple keeps including the much-divisive Butterfly keyboard. However, at least you don’t have to worry about particles of dust and food crumbs getting under the keys with the latest keyboard. And there is more of a “crunch” feel to the keys as well.

4. Dell XPS 13 9370

Dell’s latest 13-inch laptop makes one wonder how Dell fits such power under such a thin design. Since 2015, Dell has surpassed expectations with the XPS 13, but 2018′s version takes the biggest leap. There is a new improved keyboard, touchpad, and 4K screen that makes this laptop the best 13-inch one available. We can’t wait to see what Dell has cooked up with the next generation XPS 13, which should be revealed at CES 2019

3. Surface Pro 6

The Surface Pro 6 looks identical to 2017′s Surface Pro, but there are some important differences — the 8th generation Intel Core processor, the improved (and insanely good) battery life, and the contrast ratio of the screen. Everything about the Surface Pro 6 is so good that you can forgive it for not having a USB-C port.

2. Dell XPS 15 2-in-1

Dell’s 15-inch hybrid hasn’t been as discussed as much as the XPS 13 9370, but it’s just as impressive. Dell’s higher-end laptop has a gorgeous 4K 15.6-inch screen that is the stuff legends are made of. And although you would think putting a 15.6-inch laptop in tablet mode would be cumbersome, it actually works well. The magnetic-driven keyboard is one of the best you can get on a laptop.

1. Huawei MateBook X Pro

A. True. MacBook. Pro. Killer. Have you ever owned or used a MacBook Pro and wished there could be a PC laptop with the same quality hardware but with a cheaper price? Welcome to the MateBook X Pro. 

Everything about this laptop is top notch — the beautiful 13.9-inch screen (with just as much screen contrast as any MacBook Pro), the keyboard (with keys that actually have travel), and the stereo speakers (the best speakers on a notebook). The best thing is that you can purchase this touchscreen laptop (includes 16GB of RAM and an 8th gen Intel Core i7 processor) for $1500 — almost $800 cheaper than a MacBook Pro with the same specs would cost.

The only thing that isn’t top-notch is the touchpad, but it still works very well. Huawei may be having some public relations problems lately, but they made the best laptop of 2018.

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Bose Sleepbuds Top List of 2018′s Best Audio Products

I have reviewed several audio devices throughout the year. I know a product is a good one if I am still excited about it several months later. With that said, here are my four favorite audio devices of 2018. I originally wanted to list five, but there really aren’t five top-notch audio products I can come up with. But the four listed here are certainly worth your attention and cash.

4. Jabra Elite 65t Wireless Earbuds

Jabra Elite 65t Earbuds

The AirPods are still the best overall earbuds, but Jabra actually beats Apple when it comes to sound. The bass on the Elite 65T is something you would expect from a pair of higher-end headphones. And to make things even better, the battery life is great (at least when it cones to earbuds).

3. Sony WH-1000MX3 Wireless Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Sony hasn’t conquered the earbuds game yet; the WF-SP700N are awful. But their other headphones have excelled at ways that even outdo Bose. The WH-1000MX3 earphones not only offer great sound (at all ranges of the spectrum), but the noise cancellation is out of this world (and could be dangerous if you are jogging in traffic).

2. Sony SRS-XB41 Bluetooth Speaker

There are so many Bluetooth wireless speakers out that it’s hard to keep track. And it’s true that Bluetooth speakers are starting to go out of fashion now that Wi-Fi speakers (with better sound, Google Play, and Alexa) are in. But Sony’s latest Bluetooth speaker not only has excellent sound, but it plays stereo sound (something consumers don’t apparently care about anymore).

1. Bose Sleepbuds

The Sleepbuds are valuable in masking annoying noises that wake or keep you up.

I’ve talked about these so much that one person asked me if I work for Bose. The answer is a definite NO! But I don’t hide my enthusiasm for Bose products, and the Sleepbuds are the most groundbreaking (and certainly) underrated audio product of the past year.

At first glance and listen, they come off as overpriced earbuds that play sounds for relaxation. (They can’t stream your music — it would make the battery life way too short.) But when you are an insomniac like myself and finally, after years, find yourself getting hours of interrupted sleep, you’ll appreciate them.

Yes, they can be cheaper. And it’s true that you can also buy a cheaper white noise machine instead. But for those who truly want to sleep, Bose’s Sleepbuds provide the best solution. And trust me, they will be considered a groundbreaking product in years to come.

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Looking Forward To CES 2019

The new year is coming, which means one thing to the geek world: CES is coming the second week of January. Hopefully, this year’s show will be better than last year’s. Let’s take a look at some of the things we can expect.

Samsung’s 4K OLED Display Notebooks

Samsung may be innovative when it comes to smartphones, but their laptops leave a lot to be desired. Still, that may change in 2019. According to SamMobile, Samsung will launch three 4K resolution notebooks with an OLED panel — one would be 13.3 inches, another 14-inches, and there will also be a 15.6-inch laptop. Samsung will likely be the first company to put these on the market.

8K TV Sets

8k OLED displays will be shown at CES 2019.

You really think 4K is the limit? Think again! Several manufacturers are expected to display 8K equipment (many with OLED displays) next month at CES, and you can bet that eyes (and mouths) will water. It’s quite likely that the enthusiasm might die down a bit when the pricing is announced.

Smartphones

While smartphones are usually shown at different events (Mobile World Congress, for example), CES has never been short of showing off new smartphones. Will LG reveal their foldable smartphone this year at CES?

Smart Speakers

In 2018, smart speakers became mainstream. They have been making rounds since 2015, but really found themselves in a large percentage of homes in 2018. As Tech Radar points out, we’ll probably be seeing more smart speakers with screens. Hopefully, we’ll see more portable Wi-Fi smart speakers like the Libratone ZIPP. You can expect several companies to show new Smart Speaker products at CES 2019. 

Smart Cars

The CES website makes a hint about the “smart future,” and you can bet that that future includes smart cars. Whether you like it or not, smart cars will be mainstream within the next ten years (maybe earlier), so you better start embracing the technology. The good news is that the only smart airplanes right now are toys.

Augmented and Virtual Reality

CES still believes virtual reality is still a thing.

Yes, the industry is still pushing augmented and virtual reality, even if consumers haven’t quite taken the bite yet. And you can bet Oculus will be there to show off the new standalone Oculus Quest, a device which will provide a desktop VR experience along with positional tracking. The device goes on sale this spring.

2019 International CES Starts on Tuesday, January 8

Keep checking this blog for more coverage. 

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Bose Frames: First Exclusive Look

I had some hands-on time with the Bose Frames in Los Angeles on Sunday. They are available for pre-order on Bose’s website and are expected to arrive in January. However, I was told that some orders are going to be shipped even sooner than that. No matter when you receive your Frames, you’ll likely feel that your $200 has been well spent.

I can’t give a full review until I spend some time with the Frames, which are legit sunglasses that have acoustic speakers and a microphone for voice calls, Siri, or Google Assistant. But I am more than happy to give you my first impressions from a half-hour of use.

  • The Frames connected very easily to my iPhone — no hiccups at all.
  • They are legit sunglasses that feel comfortable and look sharp. However, I am embarrassed thinking about using these at the gym, which I really want to do.
  • There is a multi-function button under the right frame that is easy to use. I would have preferred touch controls.
  • The sound is good — I could feel the thump of the bass when playing “Better Now” by Post Malone. It’s slightly more tinny (at least at first) than the fantastic Bose SoundWear (may God curse the idiot who stole this from me), but not as tinny as Apple’s AirPods (which still provide good sound) or other audio products in the same price range.
  • The Frames also provide Augmented Reality, which allows an audio experience based on head orientation and gestures. This is something I’ll zero in on more in my full review.

Bose Frames fit comfortably.

  • The speaker phone feature works very well. I wished the other voice was slightly louder, but I will test it out in different environments. The person I called sounded clear, and he said the same for me.
  • The Bose Frames come in two frame styles — the larger (Alto) or smaller (Rondo). I personally liked the Rondo better, but can see why some would choose the Alto.
  • The speakers really do beam music straight to your ears without bothering others. I tested this in a silent area and could barely hear my friend’s Frames, although he was just a couple feet away.
  • This device would be great for gaming.
So far, the only thing I wish for is that the maximum volume could be slightly louder. However, I wore these at a football game, so I need to test these out in different environments. So far, I can say that those who put down $200 will not be disappointed. The Bose Frames aren’t for everybody. But everybody will definitely find something to like about them. 
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Bose Continues To Innovate With New Bose Frames

Will Bose Frames finally make wearable audio devices mainstream?

Last year, I reviewed the Bose SoundWear Companion, a Bluetooth speaker that fits around your neck and delivers pumping stereo audio straight to your ears. Some thought the product was a gimmick, but I thought it was anything but one. Even if a niche product, the SoundWear companion was a breakthrough in many ways.

The best part of the SoundWear companion is that you could actually listen to it at a decent volume without bothering others since it delivers the sound right to your ears. The phone quality is quite decent as well. The speaker fits right around your neck, and you wouldn’t notice the weight of the device much unless you are driving; the speaker has a habit of twisting a little bit.

In any case, the SoundWear companion was something that I liked so much that I ended up buying it. And it ended up being stolen. I’ve tried to forget about Bose products for awhile since I was so upset my favorite toy was taken from my backpack. However, last week, Bose reminded me that they are coming out with new wearables — the Bose Frames.

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The new Frames are sunglasses that house acoustic speakers on each arm that beam music into each ear without bothering people around you. There is also a microphone for phone calls.  The mic is compatible with Siri and Google Assistant. Bose goes as far as to claim the Frames are an “Audio AR” wearable. That may be pushing it a little bit, especially since you can pretty much say the same thing about all wearable speakers. But, we shall soon see how Bose differentiates itself from the other companies with the Frames.

The Bose Frames come in Matte Black and will be released with two universal styles. First, there is the larger (Alto) and the smaller (Rondo). Both will be available beginning in January. So far, there is no price tag. But my gut feeling tells me they’ll run for $299.99 — a price that some will call a ripoff and one that doesn’t bother extreme tech geeks (like your’s truly).

Most importantly, Bose is continuing to innovate the “wearables” category of audio devices — one that was considered an absolute joke just two years ago. I am really excited about these! And next weekend, I am invited to try these out before they hit shelves. I will certainly report on my experience and give my first impressions review afterwards.

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iPad Pro Vs. Surface Go: Which Is The Best Tablet

Microsoft vs. Apple

 For the purposes of this article, the Surface Go with 8GB RAM, a 128GB SSD, an Intel Pentium processor, and an LTE modem is being compared to the 11-inch Wi-Fi and LTE version of the iPad Pro (64GB RAM).

For the past month, this blog has talked a lot about the new iPad Pro and Microsoft’s Surface Go. Microsoft’s tablet came out more than three months ago, but I just got a review unit in a couple weeks back.

To be honest, I didn’t care much about the Go before receiving the review unit but now realize what I missed. As a secondary PC that has an LTE radio on all the time, it feels like computing freedom. The iPad Pro I reviewed had LTE as well, but I didn’t feel all that “free” since it is runs a mobile operating system. Still, the iPad Pro definitely has some strengths.

Let’s compare the most important aspects of both tablets.

Display

Some people are upset because Apple didn’t deliver an OLED display this time around (parts aren’t in great stock and are expensive), but it’s hard to imagine a screen better than the  11.5-inch  2388 x 1668 (264 pixels per inch) pixel True Tone display that’s on the iPad Pro. And interacting with the screen is soothing to the eyes since it has a 120Hz refresh rate.

The iPad Pro has the best display of any tablet.

Compared to the display on the iPad Pro, the Surface Go’s 10-inch screen looks underwhelming. But on its own, Microsoft still includes a good 1,800 x 1,200 pixel resolution display (217 pixels per inch). The colors are sharp, and the contrast ratio is great. The viewing angles aren’t perfect, but you’ll only mind looking at your screen from a very sharp angle.

The Winner: iPad Pro 

Performance

The eight-core A12 processor makes the iPad Pro more powerful than most laptops today. And in the real world, the iPad Pro runs very fast and can handle many programs open at the same time. But what good is all this power if the software can’t utilize it?

The Surface Go appears to lack power — that is if you are thinking of it as a laptop replacement. The Pentium Gold processor is good for office work, web surfing, and streaming movies. It doesn’t run Photoshop well, and it was never supposed to. But even though the Surface Go feels under-powered, it runs a desktop operating system (Windows 10) and is more useful than the iPad Pro when it comes to content creation.

The Winner: Surface Go 

Digital Inking

If you want to draw or take notes with the Apple Pencil, you are going to have to spend an extra $129. However, it’s certainly worth it as the Pencil provides the best digital inking experience compared to any other device.

The Surface Pen costs $99, and even though it offers an excellent inking experience on the Surface Pro 6, Microsoft’s stylus writes somewhat poorly (jittery, latency) on the Surface Go. Those who take notes won’t mind that much, but those who are using the Go as an accurate drawing device will be disappointed.

The Winner: iPad Pro

Typing

The Surface Go has a fantastic Type Cover.

The Smart Keyboard Folio for the iPad costs $179, and even though it’s overpriced, the keys have a comfortable click to them. Still, it’s not a match for the Surface Go’s $100 Type Cover ($129 for Alcantara), which not only provides an almost perfect (if a little cramped) typing experience, but has a near-perfect touchpad as well.

The Winner: Surface Go

Battery Life

Continually Streaming Netflix at 60 percent brightness will get you at least nine hours of battery life on the iPad Pro. Continually doing the same with the Surface Go will get you about five hours of battery life. Unfortunately, the Surface Go is not the type of device you can carry without a charger all day.

The Winner: iPad Pro

Conclusion

The iPad Pro is a beautiful multimedia device, but the Surface Go is a better productivity device. Microsoft’s tablet also is a lot more reasonably priced. Unless you are absolutely stuck in Apple’s ecosystem, the Surface Go will give you a lot more bang for your buck.

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Has Google Hit The Wrong Notes With The New Pixel Slate?

Google Pixel Slate

Apple’s iPad Pro and Microsoft’s Surface Go have been making waves recently. The former is a multimedia consumption beauty, and the latter is for people who want to get some serious office work done on the go. Both serve a major purpose.

But what purpose does Google’s just-released Pixel Slate serve? Google’s new tablet runs Chrome OS and costs $1000 for a mid-level configuration — and that’s without the optional Pixel Slate keyboard ($200) or Google Pixel Pen ($100). One would hope that with the high price, there would be some type of magic trick to the Pixel Slate.

The reviews for Google’s new tablet have been mixed.

Laptop Mag has some positive things to say about the Slate, but says there are some issues that need to be fixed. They note that Android emulation is buggy and that there are some issues using the Google Chrome browser.

Scott Stein from CNET also finds that the new Slate is missing some important things.

“And now the Google Pixel Slate claims to offer the exact things the iPad Pro lacks most, but at an equally high price. But it brings with it a host of weaknesses — oddly, the stuff that the iPad Pro does really well.”

Stein adds that the price is just too high for a device that doesn’t have a desktop operating system. He also notes that although the screen is crisp, it appears washed out when looking at it from an angle.

Dieter Bohn from The Verge thinks that the hardware is way more advanced than the software. (This is a criticism that was common with the new iPad Pro.)

“But even for them, the Slate just doesn’t feel ready yet. Last year’s Pixelbook is still around and getting discounted all the time.”

“The Pixel Slate has a lot going for it, but it’s just too experimental. The bummer is that I actually like what Google is trying to do here. I just wish it was less trying and more doing,” Bohn continues

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This isn’t to say that Google has made a clunker. But in order to succeed, the Pixel Slate needed to be close to a masterpiece. It appears that there aren’t any compelling reasons to buy the Pixel Slate over the iPad Pro, Surface Pro, or even the Surface Go.

Stay tuned for a hands-on review of the Slate in the next week or so. But unlike other items recently reviewed here, it’s hard to muster much excitement for Google’s new tablet.

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The Surface Go Is Another Groundbreaking Device For Microsoft

The Surface Go that is reviewed for this article is the one that has 8GB RAM, a 128GB SSD, an Intel Pentium processor, and an LTE modem. It’s sold for $679, but you can find deals for at least $50 less. The entry-level model, with Wi-Fi and 4GB of RAM, starts at $399.

When I gave my first impressions review of Microsoft’s Surface Go LTE, I said that despite some of its flaws, I have a difficult time letting it out of my hands. After a couple more days of use, I’ve grown even fonder of Microsoft’s tablet, even though I have been an avid Surface Pro user for years. Let’s take a look.

Build and Design

The Surface Go looks just like many would expect it to be – a miniature Surface Pro. Except, it’s more like an older version. The biggest flaw of the design is that the bezel space around the 10-inch screen looks like something straight out of the year 2015 (and three years in the tech world is like 30).  However — looking at it from another point of view – the bezel space allows one to hold the tablet without worrying that their fingers will accidentally hit the screen.

The Surface Go, weighing 1.15 pounds without the Type Cover, not only has a hinge that can bend 180 degrees, but also has rounded corners to make it feel more comfortable to handle. There is a USB-C port (not Thunderbolt 3 but still helpful) and a microSD card slot. One wonders how Microsoft was able to fit in all these things in such a small device.

Screen

The Surface Go has a great screen.

The 1,800 x 1,200 pixel resolution 10-inch screen isn’t as sharp as the Surface Pro’s, but it’s very good nonetheless, especially for a device that (in most configurations) runs $500 or below. The contrast ratio is very good, and the colors are well-saturated and accurate. However, the Surface Go’s screen can get slightly washed out when looking at it from extreme angles.

Performance

If you were expecting the Surface Go to have the same power as the Surface Pro, you are in for a major disappointment. The Surface Go runs an Intel Pentium Gold processor that can handle web browsing, movie viewing, and office tasks very well. But once you get into things like Photoshop (which does work, by the way), prepared to be slowed down…a lot.

The Surface Go has been very good for my blogging activities, until I try and use graphics-intensive programs. Many compare the Go to the new iPad Pro. Even though Apple’s latest tablet is more powerful that the Surface Go, its mobile operating system cripples the device. The Go is shipped with Windows 10 S, but it can easily and instantly be upgraded to Windows 10 at no cost.

The fact that it runs Windows 10 may be deceptive to those who are used to programs in this operating system running fast and smooth. But if you understand what you are getting into when purchasing the Surface Go, you won’t be disappointed with its performance.

Battery Life

Oh, but you will be disappointed with the Surface Go’s battery life — even though it’s not a deal breaker. Just don’t expect to leave home without the charger! Microsoft promises “up to nine hours of battery life” on the Go, but don’t expect to get more than six. On average, expect to get about five hours of battery life per complete charge.

This may sound disappointing, but the only way to get more battery life out of the Go would be to make a bigger device — thus, defeating the purpose of the Go in the first place. Perhaps Microsoft will find a way to optimize battery life when they release the follow-up to the Go. And they will, since the Surface Go is destined to become a hit.

Type Cover

A regular Type Cover will run you $100, while an Alcantara cover will cost you $130. Anybody coming from the Surface Pro may have a hard time at first with the keys more cramped. However, once you get used to it, the Surface Go Type Cover is more comfortable, in some ways, than even the Surface Pro’s keyboard cover. The keys have a plush feeling and the glass trackpad is fantastic.

Surface Pen and Inking

The Surface Pen, which costs $100, is certainly worth the price for the Surface Pro 6. Unfortunately, when it comes to the Surface Go, you get the same slight lag and pen jitter than you got on the Surface Pro 5 and earlier units. It’s good for taking notes, but don’t plan on using it for accurate drawings. Hopefully, a firmware update from Microsoft can improve things soon.

Conclusion

Microsoft has finally delivered the “Surface Mini” that was always promised. Although the performance isn’t great, it’s perfectly fine for a $400-$600 device that you can easily fit in a purse or a small bag.

The Surface Go isn’t a laptop replacement, and Microsoft doesn’t market it as one like Apple wrongly does with the iPad Pro. However, it is a great laptop companion and is the perfect device for those who feel that they have to go though too many hoops in order to do professional work and run professional programs on the iPad. Yes, Microsoft has delivered another groundbreaking product — even if it isn’t perfect.

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The Nintendo Switch Is Perfect For Classic Gaming

The Nintendo Switch is the perfect classic gaming machine.

It’s been 18 months since the release of the Nintendo Switch, and it must still be a hot item given that it still costs $300. Only this time, you get the Neon Red and Neon Blue controllers. You also get a free download of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which is almost too much fun and has a score of 100 when it comes to video game addiction.

Anyhow, I’ve purchased the Nintendo Switch once and have returned it. I thought I would give the Switch another try, and I like it a lot better now that there’s a lot more content. What I was really looking forward to was playing classic video games such as Super Mario Brothers, Donkey Kong, and Pac-Man. Needless to say, I haven’t been able to put this thing down.

The first thing I did after setting up the Switch was download the arcade version of Donkey Kong, which looks dated (of course), but nearly perfect. Here is a video I took:

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Then, I went to Nintendo Switch Online and started downloading some classic Nintendo Entertainment System games from the late 1980s and was brought back in a time machine when I started playing Super Mario Brothers. For those not old enough, this game, more than any other, was responsible for college kids getting kicked out of school for having a low GPA in the late 1980s.

Can you play classic games on a PC or Mac? Sure, but game play always feels clunky since whatever controllers (or keyboard) you use aren’t completely compatible. This isn’t the case with the Switch; the controllers work perfectly. And speaking of the iPad, you won’t find many classic games, including Donkey Kong.

The iPad Pro may be great for a lot of things, but it's not a classic gaming device.

After I get my fix with all my current games, I am going to buy (downloading costs way more than the physical copy) the Namco Museum Arcade Pac, which includes such classic Namco games such as as Pac-Man, Dig Dug, Galaga, and Rolling Thunder. Of course, Pac-Man is available on everything.

I would love for a company to release such arcade classics as Donkey Kong Jr., Zaxxon, Turbo, and even Mr. Do!, a game I loved that wasn’t a blockbuster. There is a huge market for classing gaming, and most video game companies haven’t really tapped into it. That will hopefully change soon.

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