David Cogen

Apple iPhone 13 Real-World Test (Camera Comparison, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I took the Apple iPhone 13 out for a day in Long Island City here in NYC to test the camera, battery, and review the new features. We even do a camera comparison against other phones and discuss whether the […]

Microsoft Surface Laptop Studio Real-World Test (Performance, Battery Test, & Vlog)

Took forever but I’m finally done with the Microsoft Surface Laptop Studio real-world test. Come explore Greenpoint, Brooklyn while we test the screen, battery, performance, and an actual workflow I found useful with the new form-factor. Thanks for watching!

Why All 5G is Not Created Equal

The number of names for 5G is confusing: 5G, 5G Ultra Capacity, 5G Ultra-Wideband, 5G Plus, 5G Nationwide, and more. Why so many 5G names? Why so many 5G icons? What’s the difference between all these 5Gs? Well, in this […]

Apple iPhone 13 Pro Real-World Test (Camera Comparison, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I took the Apple iPhone 13 Pro out to Boston for a day to test out the battery, do a camera comparison against other top flagships and the iPhone 12 Pro, and more! Come see how the iPhone 13 Pro […]

What is Thunderbolt 4? (& Why It’s The Best Connection Available)

So what is Thunderbolt 4? What is the difference between Thunderbolt 4 and USB4? And what are the benefits of each? Well, in this Decodr episode, let’s dive into what Thunderbolt 4 is and how it actually solves a lot […]

Realme Book Real-World Test (Performance, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I was sent the new Realme Book, the first laptop from the popular phone brand, and it looks familiar. Realme compared it to the MacBook quite a few times at their launch event and there are definitely some similarities but […]

Quantum Computers Explained in the Easiest Way Possible

Everything I’ve seen trying to answer what quantum computers are or how quantum computers work seems to always give me abstract answers and just leaves me with more questions. So in this Decodr episode, I bugged the hell out of […]

Google Pixel 5a Real-World Test (Camera Comparison, Battery Test, & Vlog)

Finally got the Google Pixel 5a real-world test done. Took it for a day out in the neighborhood of Chelsea in NYC, did a camera comparison against other phones, did a Pixel 5a review talking about the features I like […]

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Real-World Test (Review, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I take the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 out for a day exploring Prospect Park here in New York City to test the battery life, the fitness tracking, and talk about some of the things I like and don’t like. Check […]

The Real Reason Qualcomm Launched a Phone

You might have heard about the Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders. This unique device was launched recently and co-developed by Qualcomm and Asus. The question is: why does this phone exist? Well, in this Decodr episode, my explainer series on the […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Real-World Test (Camera Comparison, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I took the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 out for a day around my neighborhood in Brooklyn to test the Z Fold 3’s battery life, do a camera comparison with it and other phones, and talk about all the features […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Real-World Test (Camera Comparison, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I put the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 through a day trip to Governor’s Island here in NYC to test the Z Flip 3’s battery, do a camera comparison against some other phones, and talk about the features I like […]

Amazon Echo Buds 2 Real-World Test (Audio Test, Battery Test, & Vlog)

I took the new Amazon Echo Buds 2 out for a day to test the audio, the ANC, and the battery. From a cafe in Iowa, to a place serving a type of pizza I’ve never had, to two flights […]

I drove a $1,000,000 tractor (my first proper vlog)

On a trip to Iowa with John Deere, I learned how farming really works (and just how hard it actually is), went to the John Deere classic, and even got to drive a $1,000,000 combine. I decided to use the […]

How to Upgrade the Razer Blade 14 SSD (Easiest Method)

The relaunch of the new Razer Blade 14 in 2021 meant Razer squeezing the power of the Razer Blade 15 into a much smaller form factor and frankly, that’s all I ever want–just more portable power. The thing is that […]