Mr Aberthon Blog

April 13, 2018
iPhone 6 being dropped to the cobblestone ground

YouTube Cell Phone Drops

Sometimes we all need a laugh to lift us up during a tough day. Find out what happens when these cell-phone owners make the mistake of a lifetime with these epic fails.
April 11, 2018
Hand holding a smartphone and taking a picture of water during sunset

Phones For Watersports

Being near water with a cell phone is usually a bad idea, but here are a list of devices that can survive the occasional mishap. While they are not able to be used underwater, they do have protective features to avoid damage if they happen to fall in.
April 9, 2018
Lady in the park holding a Jitterbug Flip phone

Flip Phones For 2018

While it may seem that flip phones are a thing of the past, it is far from true. Their manufacturers have a big market and ensure that their devices are up to date with the technology around nowadays. Read more to see the flip phones that are competitive with smartphones yet with a different build.
April 4, 2018
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 front and back

Interesting Looking Smartphones

If you were to see some of these interesting smartphones on the market, you'd be sure to take a double look. They are each very unique and break the stereotypical look of a smartphone in a different way. These companies looked to make changes and were quite successful!
April 2, 2018
Nexus 6

Smartphones Over 6” Comparison

Comparing different sizes devices doesn't seem fair as they obviously appeal to different crowds. Here we weigh in with multiple 6" devices. That ensures that the comparison is a good one indeed, and that the specs can properly be differentiated between them.
March 28, 2018
Wireless Range Extender giving Wi-Fi to laptop in another room

Wireless Range Extenders

Learn how wireless range extenders work and when they are most useful. Homes are built to live in, so why not extend your Wi-Fi range to every single room in your house? Find out more information right here in this post.
March 26, 2018
pink iPhone SE being held outdoors

Smartphones For Teenagers

Tune in to learn about smartphones that are both affordable and popular among the teenage generation. With little money to splurge with, they can still get fabulous mobile devices to show off to all their friends.
March 23, 2018
Netgear Nighthawk X4 (AC2200) outdoors

Wireless Range Extender Best Buys

Connecting to the internet from your router seems simple enough, but what if your house or business is too large to have a proper signal everywhere? That is where wireless range extenders step in. They tap in to your modem and spread the connection even further. See the top ones that we recommend right here in this article.
March 21, 2018
Apple iPhone submerged in water

Smartphone Insurance

Taking out insurance for your new smartphone may be a good idea and we share why. There are many different types of insurances though, and each will have different costs and coverage. Read more to find out details and some of the many available options.
March 19, 2018
Porche driving on windy road near mountains

Location Services

Learn about location services and you will be surprised just how much you (and your mobile device) are being tracked on a daily basis. While it may seem worrisome, our lifestyle welcomes it too. But regardless which way you choose to go, we are here to help you in the process.
March 16, 2018
Many cell towers against the blue sky

Cell Network Sub-Providers

Understanding the way networks work can give you the calmness that you are looking for. You will no longer worry about using a sub-network, as here on Mr Aberthon we've explained exactly what that is. Yes there seems to be many network providers in the US, but in reality, they are quite few.
March 14, 2018
A Nurse in a Nursing Home helping an older lady with a smartphone

Best Simple Phones For Seniors

Aging is part of the natural process in life, and we will all reach it when the time comes. But there is no reason to have some of the trouble that more years can give you. These devices that we suggest, are clear, bright, loud and will be simple enough for anyone.
March 12, 2018

Educational Apps For Kids

Playing games is not just about entertaining the little ones. It very much can be a learning experience that helps them grow in leaps and bounds while having fun. Explore the games we suggest and both you and your children will be happy you did.
March 9, 2018
Holding the Note 4 near the Nexus 6 to compare

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Vs Motorola Nexus 6

Weighing the Note 4 against the Nexus 6 is no easy task at all. Both are large devices that far outrun most other smartphones. Yet to compare them we try, and compare them we do. Find out which wins the race if you are looking for the most top notch devices out there.
March 7, 2018
Two men sitting near a table and talking

Smartphone Rumors For 2018

Listen carefully to the smartphone chit chat behind closed doors and you'll be thrilled with whats about to become the norm. Manufacturers are taking the mobile device industry to new leaps and bounds with every year that passes. Here are some rumors of what the next year will bring.