Raymond Wong

Raymond Wong is Senior Reviews Editor. Previously, he was Senior Tech Correspondent at Mashable, where he led consumer tech coverage. His loves: reviewing gadgets, photography and video production, and eating ice cream all year round (even when it's freezing out). Oh and 🍋.
The haters are wrong: Macro cameras on phones rule
Raymond Wong
Macro cameras let you take previously impossible super close-ups. They're not dumb. They're the most exciting thing to happen to phone cameras in years.
The Contrarian
OnePlus 8T beats the iPhone 12 in some mega ways
Raymond Wong
For $50 less than an iPhone 12, the OnePlus 8T has many features Apple's newest phone doesn't including a 120Hz display, insanely fast charging, 4x the storage, and a really fun macro camera.
Reviews
OnePlus is becoming more Samsung-like right before our eyes
Raymond Wong
The "Never Settle" company is sort of settling with the new budget-like Nord N10 5G and Nord N100 Android phones.
Tech
9 key iPhone 12 and 12 Pro differences you need to know
Raymond Wong
The iPhone 12 and 12 Pro are really similar. But there are some big and small differences you should be aware of before you click that buy button.
Reviews
iPhone 12 and 12 Pro review: Virtually flawless
Raymond Wong
Apple's latest iPhones are as perfect as smartphones get. With a striking new design, the most powerful performance, the best cameras, 5G, and MagSafe wireless charging, the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro are in a class of their own.
Reviews
Sony shows off PS5's loading-free UI for games and it looks sick
Raymond Wong
The PS5's user interface is a mystery no more.
Gaming
The OnePlus 8T has a 120Hz display for only $750
Raymond Wong
The OnePlus 8T also has 65-watt fast charging and includes the charger in the box.
Tech
We won! OnePlus no longer pre-installing Facebook apps and services on phones
Raymond Wong
The monster has been tamed.
Culture
Why Apple didn't drop the iPhone 12's Lightning port for USB-C (again)
Raymond Wong
The future of charging on iPhone isn't USB-C. It's wireless. Specifically, MagSafe wireless charging, dummy.
Culture
The iPhone 12 family is out of control (in a good way)
Raymond Wong and James Pero
Apple's releasing four new iPhone 12 — the iPhone 12 Mini, 12, 12 Pro, and 12 Pro Max — and it's never been harder to pick one. Here's how they compare.
Design
The Surface Laptop Go is a fantastic surprise
Raymond Wong
With a touchscreen, a great keyboard, and a real OS, Microsoft's $700 Laptop Go is the new college laptop. It's a way better value than an iPad Pro and Magic Keyboard combo that costs $1,350.
Reviews
Leakers dump a mountain of iPhone 12 info days before Apple event
Raymond Wong
There's HomePod, AirPods Studio, AirTags, and more.
Tech
The Nest Audio speaker will blow your mind
Raymond Wong
We reviewed Google's newest Assistant-powered smart speaker and the sound is a beast at all volume levels. Listen to the difference yourself.
Reviews
The iPhone 12 rumors finally come to an end on October 13
Raymond Wong
Apple will announce the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro on October 13.
Tech
How to measure blood oxygen on Apple Watch
Raymond Wong
Just got the Apple Watch Series 6 and want to check your "wellness" with the new blood oxygen sensor? Here's how to do it.
Guides
Microsoft welcomes fall with $549 Surface Laptop Go and pricey $1,499 Pro X
Raymond Wong
More choice for everyone. A new Surface for the cash-strapped and one for the rich.
Tech
Google's Pixel 5 and 4a 5G have one killer camera feature the iPhone doesn't
Raymond Wong
The best reason to buy a Pixel phone is the camera (again).
Tech
Nobody needs an Apple TV anymore now that Chromecast has a remote
Raymond Wong
The new Chromecast with Google TV interface is one of the best ways to watch TV shows, movies, and live TV for $50.
Reviews
Apple Watch Series 6 review: So good, but so extra
Raymond Wong
The Apple Watch is the best smartwatch (again). But you'll get more bang for your buck if you buy the Apple Watch SE, or older Series 4 or 5 (at a discount).
Reviews
Nubia Watch review: Perfect for cosplayers and nobody else
Raymond Wong
Get an Apple Watch if you want a smartwatch that actually does stuff.
Reviews