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Geared Up is the weekly podcast and live video show from Gear Live. Hosted by veteran tech reviewers Andru Edwards & Jon Rettinger, Geared Up features the latest news in consumer electronics and video games, with hands-on reviews with the hottest tech, gadgets, and gear.

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Geared Up is the weekly podcast and live video show from Gear Live. Hosted by veteran tech reviewers Andru Edwards & Jon Rettinger, Geared Up features the latest news in consumer electronics and video games, with hands-on reviews with the hottest tech, gadgets, and gear.

    Incredible AR Glasses, CES Craziness, and Jon is Switching to Android?!

    Incredible AR Glasses, CES Craziness, and Jon is Switching to Android?!

    CES 2020 is in the books, and Andru and Jon have some thoughts on the tech and gadgets they saw at the world’s biggest consumer electronics trade show - TVs, augmented reality glasses, and even the ability to deploy a security drone from your backyard! In addition, Jon is going to be making the leap from iPhone to Android, and we explain why - will he be able to stick to it this time?

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
    Nreal Augmented Reality Glasses
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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    • 43 min
    Configuring the new Mac Pro, Xbox Series X Announced!

    Configuring the new Mac Pro, Xbox Series X Announced!

    Andru Edwards goes through his Mac Pro configuration build, and talks about his multiple missteps in ordering Apple’s most powerful computer to date, Microsoft officially announced the Xbox Series X game console, which will be released in late 2020 to start the next-generation of gaming, T-Mobile has launched a nationwide 5G network, and more!

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
    Yeezy Slides
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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    • 44 min
    Switching from Android to iOS & Giving Amazon the Keys to my Smart Home! w/ Special Guests Kevin Nether & Dan Barbera

    Switching from Android to iOS & Giving Amazon the Keys to my Smart Home! w/ Special Guests Kevin Nether & Dan Barbera

    Andru Edwards has given Amazon the keys to his garage with the new Key by Amazon service - is this a good idea? Or is it too creepy to go mainstream? Guest Kevin Nether talks about his transition from being a hardcore Android user to being fully enveloped in the Apple ecosystem. We also talk about the best every day carry tech bags from Peak Design, Black Friday tech shopping, and optimal desk setups on this episode of Geared Up!

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
    Video: MacBook Pro 16" Features 
    Video: Amazon In-Garage Delivery
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Kevin the Tech Ninja on YouTube
    MacRumors on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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    • 44 min
    Riding in Tesla's Cybertruck, & Samsung Tech Day w/ Special Guests Ben Sullins & Jim Elliott

    Riding in Tesla's Cybertruck, & Samsung Tech Day w/ Special Guests Ben Sullins & Jim Elliott

    This week we talk about the newly-announced Tesla Cybertruck, Tesla’s take on what a modern (if not futuristic) pickup truck should be, along with thoughts on riding inside the vehicle. Joining us for that segment is Tesla expert Ben Sullins from Teslanomics. Ben and Jon were on-hand at the Cybertruck reveal event, while Andru watched from home, left out from the annals of history. We also have an interview with Samsung Semiconductor’s Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing Jim Elliott, talking about the new tech we can expect in upcoming Samsung smartphones, as well as how 5G, autonomous driving, high-bandwidth memory, and more are changing the future!

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
    Video: Riding in the Cybertruck
    Video: Samsung Tech Day Announcements
    Teslanomics on YouTube
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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    • 44 min
    The New 16-inch MacBook Pro, & the Motorola RAZR nostalgia is real!

    The New 16-inch MacBook Pro, & the Motorola RAZR nostalgia is real!

    This week we talk about the arrival of the much-anticipated 16-inch MacBook Pro from Apple - have they addressed everything we’d hoped for? Motorola has officially revealed the new RAZR smartphone with foldable display, but is it worth it at $1500? We also speculate on what we expect from the Tesla CYBRTRK event, and the impact of the arrival of the Disney+ streaming service!

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    Video: The Tesla CYBERTRUCK
    Video: Hands-on with AirPods Pro
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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    • 56 min
    AirPods Pro review, foldable Motorola RAZR, and the Pixel 4's Shortcomings

    AirPods Pro review, foldable Motorola RAZR, and the Pixel 4's Shortcomings

    The AirPods Pro have been out for a week, and we bring you our hands-on (and ears-on) thoughts on Apple’s noise-cancelling earbuds. Motorola is about to bring back the RAZR, this time with a foldable display! Are folding clamshell smartphones about to make a comeback? We also talk about the woes of the Google Pixel 4, wondering if Google actually wants its smartphone line to do well in the market, or if they have other goals with their handhelds. Tesla is going to finally announce and reveal its Cybertruck in just over a week - we speculate on what we can expect!

    LINKS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
    AirPods Pro: Top 5 Features
    Hands-on with AirPods Pro
    Andru Edwards on YouTube
    Jon Rettinger on YouTube

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