Raymond Wong

Raymond Wong is Senior Reviews Editor and leads Input's consumer tech coverage. Whether it's reviewing the latest devices, investigating the use of AI in smartphone cameras to fake moon photos, or diving deep into design and engineering, he strives to uncover the larger story through honest, truthful reporting and new storytelling formats. His reviews and analysis have influenced and shaped product design at many tech companies including OnePlus.

Previously, he was Senior Tech Correspondent at Mashable, where he led consumer tech coverage and commanded an audience that included everyone from Tim Cook to Elon Musk.

Raymond's other loves include: gaming (Game Boy forever!), photography and video production, making a mess in the kitchen, and eating ice cream all year round (even when it's freezing out).

Google cares about phones again with the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro
Raymond Wong
Everything about the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro screams yowza. But are the new designs, specs, and cameras enough to attract iPhone and Samsung users?
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Oh god, PC makers are gonna copy the MacBook Pro’s notch
Raymond Wong
You can bet good money there will be imitators from PC makers.
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Apple’s new MacBook Pros just gave everyone a major nerdgasm
Raymond Wong
The new 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros have it all: MagSafe and HDMI ports. An SD card slot! Insane M1 Pro and M1 Max CPU and GPU performance. And unreal battery life.
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Apple Watch Series 7 review: Easy victory
Raymond Wong
Instead of performance, Apple Watch Series 7 smartly focuses on better visibility, longevity, and durability. It's a huge upgrade if you’ve got a Series 3 or older.
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Apple throwing another party on October 18, likely for new MacBook Pros
Raymond Wong
New MacBook Pros and Mac Mini powered by second-gen Apple silicon? And maybe AirPods 3?
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Microsoft Surface Pro 8 review: The perfect 2-in-1 now exists!
Raymond Wong
Microsoft knocked the Surface Pro 8 out of the park. It’s got everything you could want in a laptop replacement. The Pro 8 is the future of laptops and you can buy it today.
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Windows 11 review: What a glow up
Raymond Wong
Microsoft doesn’t reinvent the wheel with Windows 11. It’s still Windows, only now it’s not ugly and it’s easier to use. Plus, it’s free for Windows 10 users, so it’s a no-brainer update.
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The Apple Watch Series 7 comes out on October 15
Raymond Wong
Pre-orders for the smartwatch start on October 8 beginning at $399 for the 41mm model with aluminum finish.
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Withings ScanWatch Horizon is a classy dive watch with health tracking
Raymond Wong
If you've ever wanted a diver watch with features like fitness tracking, heart monitoring, and sleep tracking, the Withings ScanWatch Horizon is for you.
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World's tiniest Game Boy is actually playable
Raymond Wong
Tiny Circuits’ Thumby is a teeny tiny Game Boy powered by an itty bitty Raspberry Pi with a working OLED screen, functional buttons, and five games.
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Microsoft unveils tilting Surface Laptop Studio and redesigned Surface Pro 8
Raymond Wong
Both new Surfaces computers look hot as hell. But that’s not all, Microsoft has a new Surface Go 3 and is updating the Surface Pro X.
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Microsoft tries dual-screen phones (again) with Surface Duo 2
Raymond Wong
With faster performance, bigger screens with a 90Hz refresh rate, and a triple-lens camera, Microsoft has fixed virtually all of the original Surface Duo’s shortcomings.
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iPhone 13 & 13 mini review: So ordinary it's extraordinary
Raymond Wong
With batteries that last longer and double the storage, the iPhone 13 and 13 mini is a boring but very solid update. It beats a bag of new gimmicks.
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Facebook’s got two new Portal smart displays and one of them is portable
Raymond Wong
Facebook’s doubling down on its Portal smart displays with the handheld Portal Go+ and larger-screened Portal+ because video calls are inescapable now.
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iPhone 13 Pro & Pro Max review: Nearly perfect, but the camera needs a fix
Raymond Wong
The new high end iPhones are faster, sharper, and last longer than any previous models. But one photo-taking flaw feels like it crashes the party.
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OnePlus CEO Pete Lau explains the future of OnePlus under Oppo
Raymond Wong
Starting in 2022, OnePlus phones will replace OxygenOS with a new unified OS that will be shared by Oppo phones. Lau also talks about camera developments, design, and more.
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9 new iPhone 13 features you need to know before you buy
Raymond Wong
The iPhone 13 comes out on September 24. Before you pre-order here's what you need to know about Apple's new iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 mini.
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GoPro Hero 10 Black review: The greatest camera value of all time?
Raymond Wong
Video quality and stabilization have improved greatly, but the GoPro experience — with a GoPro subscription — makes the Hero 10 Black a total bargain for professional creatives and amateurs alike.
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Nothing Ear (1) review: Clearly something is wrong here
Raymond Wong
The reality distortion field around Nothing’s $100 Ear (1) wireless earbuds is strong. They’re designed by Teenage Engineering, but they’re loaded with bugs.
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Galaxy Fold 3 review: The ultimate device... for one thing only
Raymond Wong
Samsung’s third-gen Z Fold 3 foldable phone is more durable than ever, and you can write on it with a stylus. But there’s actually just one amazing feature that makes it interesting.
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