Review: Acer Liquid Jade, A Stylish Entry-Level Smartphone But No 4GFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 27/11/14 14:13
Just like many of the smartphone manufacturers have been doing recently, Acer has launched a particularly stylish smartphone. Slim, elegant and with some delightful curves, the Liquid Jade has exactly the specs you'd expect from an entry/mid-range...
Xiaomi Wants World Top Spot Within 5-10 YearsSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/11/14 12:12
The President of Xiaomi believes his firm could become the world's biggest mobile-phone manufacturer within the next decade. There's no denying that, these past few months, Xiaomi has really been...
Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini, Another Slight ImprovementSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 21/11/14 09:17
It's that time of year again; the time that Samsung releases the miniaturised version of its flagship smartphone. As you'd expect, this year's model is called the Galaxy S5 Mini. Following a pretty poor S3 Mini, Samsung...
Review: Microsoft Lumia 735, a Nearly-Perfect Mid-Range SmartphoneSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 20/11/14 14:19
Overshadowed by the entry-level Lumia 520 and 625 on the one side and by the premium Lumia 820 and 925 on the other, the Lumia 720, released in 2013, never really stood a chance. And yet, it...
Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4—a Change in Style, Not in DirectionRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 20/11/14 10:04
While other brands have slowly caught up with Samsung by outing their own giant phablets, the Galaxy Note range remains in a league of its own thanks to its smart stylus and productivity software suite. Only the...
iPhone 6 Selling Three Times Better Than iPhone 6 PlusSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/11/14 11:30
In the absence of any official iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales figures, some analysts have calculated estimates based on the North-American market. You don't usually have to dig very...
Lumia 940: the Lumia 930's Successor in the WorksFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/11/14 10:20
Just days after announcing the Lumia 535, the first entry-level Windows Phone to be sold under the name Microsoft (and not Nokia), information has begun to leak about the next...
Android Lollipop Rolled Out for Nexus DevicesCorentin Bechade - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/11/14 10:56
Android 5.0 has finally been made available for the Nexuses 5, 7 and 10. Google published the factory images on Wednesday and any qualified users who are ready to erase...
Marathon M3: a 5,000 mAh Battery in a 5" SmartphoneJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 10/11/14 11:39
We all dream of better battery life, of not having to charge our phones every single evening—or even every 12 hours(!)—and the Chinese firm Gionee may well have come up...
Motorola Moto MAXX: an International Version of the Droid TurboJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/11/14 14:06
Are you feeling disheartened, having been unable to get hold of the alluring Motorola Droid Turbo? Well, don't despair yet. There's still hope! The Droid Turbo might only be available...
Review: Nokia Lumia 530, Low-Cost Dual-SIM SmartphoneAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 06/11/14 09:14
The Nokia Lumia 530 is a low-cost dual-SIM Windows Phone that runs on WP 8.1 Cyan. It has a 4" TN display with FWVGA resolution of 854 x 480 pixels for a pixel density of 245 dpi. It...
Samsung Galaxy S6: Samsung to Start from ScratchSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 05/11/14 12:14
According to one news magazine always in the know, the internal code name for the Samsung Galaxy S6 will be "Project Zero". The choice of name comes from Samsung's intention...
Huawei Unveils New 5.5" Phablet, the Honor 4XJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 31/10/14 15:06
It's been a week of announcements for Huawei, a company that is clearly keen to widen its appeal in Europe. Joining the likes of the Honor 6 and Honor 3C,...
Honor 3C: A Solid Entry-Level Model from Huawei's New RangeJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 30/10/14 15:03
Huawei has decided to expand its Honor range as quickly as possible. While the top end will be the domain of the Honor 6, the entry-level slot will be filled...
Review: Wiko Lenny, Low-Cost Smartphone with a 5" DisplaySofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 30/10/14 14:06
Though assailed from all sides on the entry-level smartphone market, French brand Wiko is decided to defend its position at all costs. To this end, the firm released a slew of new handsets this summer, one of...
Review: Galaxy Alpha, a Samsung for the Fashion-ConsciousFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 30/10/14 09:11
It's all about seduction. The Galaxy S5 might be the jewel in Samsung's crown, but the Galaxy Alpha and its sophisticated, compact design are meant to appeal to those looking for a stylish and well-proportioned premium phone....
CAT S50: A Rugged 4G Smartphone for Tech-Loving AdventurersSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 28/10/14 15:11
CAT Phones has unveiled its latest rugged smartphone, the S50. It comes with a decent configuration and 4G connectivity. Until now, the main problem with this sort of smartphone was...
Hands-on with the Archos 50 DiamondRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/10/14 15:26
Archos has made yet another breakthrough in the Specs vs. Price War with the 50 Diamond, a new octa-core 4G Android smartphone that sports a 5" Full HD display and...
Review: Motorola Moto G 4G, The Same but BetterSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 23/10/14 09:12
As you may well have guessed, the Moto G 4G is Motorola's LTE-compatible version of the now famous Moto G, which we've already reviewed. Since the two handsets are so similar—nearly identical, actually—we've just put the subscores...
Review: Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, The True SuccessorRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 16/10/14 14:33
Of all the "mini" versions of flagship Android phones that have been released over the past couple of years, the Xperia Z1 Compact is the only one that isn't guilty of profoundly misleading buyers. This is because...
Review: Motorola Moto G 2014, It Gets the Job Done...Sofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 16/10/14 09:20
The arrival of the Moto G last year caused waves. People couldn't stop talking about its value for money. And for good reason: it was the first time that one of the long-established brands had taken such...
LG is Working on a 20.7-Megapixel Smartphone Camera SensorAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 16/10/14 09:15
At the Korea Electronics Show, LG showed the press what will be the future of its smartphone cameras: a 20.7-Megapixel image sensor. Slated to appear in a smartphone some time...
Review: Nokia Lumia 635, 4G at a Low CostSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/10/14 15:11
The Nokia Lumia 635 is almost identical to the Lumia 630. The only difference is that whereas the Lumia 630 features 3G+ and dual-SIM compatibility, the Lumia 635 is single-SIM and boasts 4G connectivity (Cat 3, 100...
Archos Unveils 59 Titanium, a Phablet for the MassesJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/10/14 10:26
Until now, Archos has generally stayed within the bounds of the 4-to-5-inch smartphone market, but now the French brand has unveiled a budget solution for buyers in search of a...
Hands-On: HTC Desire Eye Selfie Phone and periscope-like RE CameraSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 09/10/14 15:53
HTC recently held a press conference in New York to unveil two new products: the Desire Eye smartphone and the RE camera. The Taiwanese manufacturer also took the opportunity to...
Review: BlackBerry Passport, The Unorthodox InnovatorRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 09/10/14 14:23
BlackBerry hasn't had its last word. After being assailed on all sides in 2013 when it tried to carve a niche out of the merciless smartphone market, the Canadian firm has stepped out on a limb with...
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Screen Test: Gorgeously Well-BalancedFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 08/10/14 13:07
The Galaxy Alpha and iPhone 6 share something in common: a 4.7-inch display. Measuring much smaller than the Galaxy S5, Samsung's new baby is competing directly with Apple's. But contrary...
Presenting the Galaxy Alpha Range: In PicturesAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/10/14 11:00
It looks like the Galaxy Alpha rumours were true: there'll be several versions of the aluminium smartphone. The site Android Mexico published images of the Alpha in all its guises....
Android L on Samsung Galaxy S5: A Video Clip of the Awaited UpdateSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 06/10/14 15:03
A video demonstrating the alpha version of Android L on the Samsung Galaxy S5 gives a good idea of what this major update has in store for the Korean manufacturer's...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha: Price, Release Date, DealsAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 03/10/14 15:07
To kick off the final quarter of 2014, Samsung is preparing the release of several new smartphones, including the Galaxy Note 4. Set for release in October, the Note will...
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