Xiaomi Unveils Its New Premium Smartphone: the Mi4Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 23/07/14 14:20
While Xiaomi might be relatively unknown outside of Asia, that hasn't stopped the Chinese high-end manufacturer from producing some outstanding handsets. Shifting over 26 million smartphones during the first half...
LG G3 Beat/S Available for Pre-Order in UK (£298)Axel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 23/07/14 10:09
After the specs leaked on a Russian distributor's website last week, the LG G3 Beat—also known as the G3 S in Europe—has now been made available for pre-order at UK retailer...
HTC Desire 516: a Dual-SIM Entry-level Smartphone for €179Sofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 21/07/14 15:21
Following the recent releases of the Desire 310 and 616, HTC is continuing to add to its entry-level and mid-range catalogue, this time with the unveiling of the Desire 516....
iPhone 5s—The World's Best-selling SmartphoneFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/07/14 14:23
According to a recent study by Counterpoint, eight months after its release, Apple's iPhone 5s is still the world's best-selling smartphone*. A quick glance at the top 10 also reveals that...
Review: HTC Desire 816, A Well-Rounded PhabletSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 17/07/14 09:11
With the notable exception of LG, most big-name manufacturers have been slow to come round to the idea of the phablet. Effectively created in 2011 when Samsung launched its first Galaxy Note, we had to wait until...
Samsung Postpones the Tizen-Based Z SmartphoneJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 16/07/14 15:19
Initially slated for release this summer in Russia, Samsung is postponing the launch of its Tizen OS-based Z smartphone to an as-yet unannounced date. For Samsung, Tizen is more than...
Review: Motorola Moto E, Like A Low-Cost Dual-SIM NexusSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 10/07/14 14:42
After striking gold with the Moto G's rather remarkable value for money, Motorola has decided to rev up the old gears and hit the track again with the Moto E. The American-turned-Chinese manufacturer has its sights set...
Review: HTC One Mini 2, Miniaturised Version of the One (M8)Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 10/07/14 09:07
With its compact design and attractive price-tag (see below), the One Mini 2 is aimed mainly at buyers who don't want their phone in size XXL. A scaled-down version of the One (M8), the One Mini 2...
Sony Give in to the Selfie Trend with the Xperia C3Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 09/07/14 11:27
It's now pretty common to see people taking selfies on their smartphones. So common, in fact, that manufacturers are willing to spend that little bit more on a decent front...
HTC Launches the Desire 616Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 08/07/14 15:37
Having recently released some very promising figures, HTC have now unveiled a new smartphone—the Desire 616. And contrary to what you might think, it's neither a clone nor a descendant...
Rapid Expansion of the Samsung Galaxy: Four New Smartphones AnnouncedJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 03/07/14 15:27
We're getting pretty used to Samsung revealing several products at once. This time, the Korean manufacturer has opened the floodgates, unveiling four new entry-level/mid-range smartphones running Android 4.4 with Samsung's...
Review: Nokia Lumia 630 Dual-SIM Mobile With Windows Phone 8.1Sofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 03/07/14 09:02
While Windows Phone handsets may be struggling to rival the likes of the iPhone or Android smartphones, there's no denying that the Nokia Lumia 520 was a hit mobile. Its two key reasons for success were value...
Everybody's Doing the Mini: Samsung Unveils Galaxy S5 MiniJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 02/07/14 10:41
So many brands have been releasing 'mini' versions of their flagship phones that by now it's practically expected. After the Galaxy S3 Mini and Galaxy S4 Mini, it came as...
Hands-On with the Acer Liquid E700: Triple-SIM & 3,500 mAh BatterySofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 01/07/14 10:19
Acer is preparing to release the Liquid E700, a mid-range Android phone with a 3,500 mAh battery and three(!) SIM card slots. We got to play around with it the...
Nokia X, X+ and XL Will Not Receive X2's UpdateAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/06/14 15:15
Announced earlier this week, the Nokia X2 comes with a load of improvements over the first Nokia X, such as extra RAM and a new home button, but it also...
Review: LG G3, One of the Best Smartphones of 2014Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/06/14 13:31
Take something that works, make it better. That's the name of the game as LG releases the successor to the remarkable G2 smartphone, which still sits at the top seat of our Buyer's Guide. The G3 goes...
Huawei Presents Honor 6: Octa-Core 5" 4G+ SmartphoneJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 25/06/14 14:27
Huawei just lifted the curtain on a new high-end smartphone that just may turn a few heads: the Honor 6. Huawei fortunately didn't get too outrageous with the screen size,...
Nokia X2 Updated Android Smartphone UnveiledSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/06/14 15:56
Just few months after outing the Nokia X—the firm's first Android-based smartphone (although it never made it to the UK)—Nokia is back with a new and improved X2 sporting a...
Nokia Concocts New Android Overlay: Z LauncherAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 23/06/14 15:08
Nokia is returning to the world of Android with the new Z Launcher app. Still in its Beta stage, Z Launcher gives users a new way to interact with...
Amazon's Fire Phone Handset Has ArrivedAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 19/06/14 14:31
After releasing its own e-readers and tablets, it was only a matter of time until Amazon would come out with a smartphone. Well, now it's here. It's called Fire Phone, and...
Review: Sony Xperia T2 Ultra, the Phablet with the Phenomenal Battery LifeSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 19/06/14 11:16
After hitting up the phablet market only a few months ago with the Xperia Z Ultra, Sony has come back to bolster its range with the Xperia T2 Ultra. However, after first announcing the €400 smartphone last...
Samsung Drops New Galaxy S5 LTE-A On South KoreaSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/06/14 11:18
Samsung just announced the Galaxy S5 LTE-A for South Korean release. As predicted, this new model brings with it several improvements over the standard Galaxy S5: resolution, chipset and connectivity...
LG G3 13-Megapixel Camera TestedFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 17/06/14 14:03
After finding out what the LG G3's 5.5" IPS display was made of, we've decided to take a closer look at its 13-Megapixel rear-facing camera, promising super-fast shooting and improved...
Nokia Lumia 635 Budget 4G Smartphone IncomingAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 17/06/14 09:01
Nokia's Lumia 635 is a budget 4G LTE smartphone that's expected to land in the UK by July 2014. It has a 4.5" display, a 5-Megapixel camera and runs on...
Pick Of The Best Smartphones, Summer 2014Catherine Barraclough - Mobiles & Smartphones - 15/06/14 14:07
We've updated out pick of favourite smartphones for summer 2014 with plenty of new arrivals landing in our buyer's guide. With so many mobiles on the market now, picking the...
Review: Huawei Ascend P7, Almost Enough To Spar With The Top DogsFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/06/14 14:29
The Ascend P7, Huawei's new flagship smartphone, boasts a reworked design and components more or less comparable to the other high-end smartphones released in recent months, but at a much lower price than its big-name rivals (Galaxy...
Review: Archos 50 Helium, Decent-Value 4G SmartphoneAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/06/14 09:16
Archos has a penchant for making low-cost, entry-level smartphones, and the time has come for the French tech firm to upgrade to 4G with its new line of Helium devices. With a tablet and a couple of...
Upcoming Amazon "Launch Event" for 3D Smartphone?Axel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 09/06/14 09:11
Rumours of an Amazon smartphone have been doing the rounds for a while, but a recently released teaser video has heated up the subject once more, with whisperings of...
Review: Fairphone, The Fair Trade SmartphoneRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 05/06/14 14:15
Fairphone is a commendable initiative, even if it still has a way to go before it can lay full claim to its virtuous ambitions. At the very least, it has helped shed light on the troubles at...
Sony Xperia T3 Is "World's Slimmest 5.3-Inch Smartphone"Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 05/06/14 11:08
Sony just unveiled the Xperia T3, a new mid-range smartphone with a remarkably thin 7 mm body and a few more tricks in its bag. The Xperia T3 fits the...
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