HTC Announces the Desire 510, Powered by a Snapdragon 410Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 29/08/14 15:16
HTC is continuing its quest to regain control of the entry and mid-range. Having recently unveiled the Desire 310, Desire 516 and Desire 616, the Taiwanese manufacturer has now announced...
The Galaxy Alpha Won't Be Turning Up AloneAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 28/08/14 15:18
Now that the much-talked-about Galaxy Alpha has been officially announced, Samsung is thinking on a grander scale. According to the well-informed SamMobile, there will be three versions of the Galaxy...
Review: Acer Liquid E3, a Somewhat Unconvincing Attempt to Go UpmarketAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 28/08/14 09:10
Well known for its monitors and computers, Acer isn't held in quite the same regard for its phones. Nevertheless, that hasn't stopped the Taiwanese manufacturer from developing its range, model after model. Now it's the turn of...
Pictures of Sony's Xperia Z3 Tablet CompactAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/08/14 13:10
On its Facebook page, Sony has given a brief glimpse of its next tablet. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact will be waterproof and measure 8". It will likely incorporate a...
Review: Sony Xperia M2, a Small-Price Phone From a Big-Name BrandSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 21/08/14 13:47
Of all the mobile brands, Sony is certainly the one that knows its alphabet the best. Ever since the Xperia S was announced in 2012, the Japanese electronics giant has released smartphone after smartphone with the title...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Specs LeakedAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/08/14 15:20
While its launch is keenly anticipated at IFA in Germany, the Galaxy Note 4 has made an unexpected appearance in Indonesia. An online retailer recently published the spec sheet of...
Samsung Officially Announces the Galaxy AlphaJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 15:15
We thought we'd have to wait until IFA, but Samsung has unveiled three weeks early what some were citing as the new top-end model from the Korean manufacturer: the Galaxy...
Review: Nokia Lumia 930, The New Star of the Windows Phones?Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 14:37
After launching the Nokia X and XL, and then bolstering its entry-level catalogue with the 3G/dual-SIM Lumia 630 and 4G Lumia 635, Nokia (or should we say, Microsoft Mobile Devices) has brought its high-end offer up to...
Review: Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, Better All RoundSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 09:10
The Galaxy K Zoom is another of Samsung's attempts to create the perfect smartphone/camera hybrid. Despite choosing not to take the family name (and become the Galaxy S5 Zoom), this latest incarnation can't escape the fact that...
Nokia Lumia 730 Spotted OnlineAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/08/14 15:18
With IFA fast approaching, the number of leaks concerning new handsets is on the up. Following Samsung and Sony, Nokia is now bearing the brunt of media attention after images...
Celkon Campus A35K: Smartphone Runs KitKat with Just 256 MB of RAMAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/08/14 09:36
Indian mobile brand, Celkon, has announced the Campus A35K, a smartphone that uses just 256 MB of RAM to run Android KitKat, even though, until now, 512 MB has been...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4: An Earlier Launch Date?Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/08/14 15:30
Unsurprisingly, Samsung looks set to unveil the new Galaxy Note during the lead up to IFA, on 3 September. The latest version of this Galaxy-range phablet should have a 5.7"...
Review: ZTE Grand S Flex—a 5" Screen and 4G for Good MeasureAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/08/14 14:10
With 4G services spreading, manufacturers can't afford to find themselves without a 4G-compatible offering. Having still not released the Grand Memo II LTE, ZTE was in this very position until launching the Grand S Flex, destined to...
Samsung Galaxy Alpha: Leaked ImagesAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/08/14 10:42
Often criticised for its persistent use of plastic for its smartphone bodies, rumour has it that Samsung is planning to retort with the Galaxy Alpha. It hasn't been made official...
Review: Acer Liquid Z4, a Modest Improvement Over the Z3Sofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/08/14 09:08
Though far from being a major player on the smartphone market, Acer was able to make something of a name for itself late last year with the Liquid Z3, the first big-name Android phone to be sold...
Apple to Unveil New iPhone 6 on 9 SeptemberFlorence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 06/08/14 14:17
It's becoming somewhat of a tradition: Apple is to unveil its latest iPhone in September. The date has been set for the 9th, which conveniently falls during IFA, where Samsung...
84.6 % of Smartphones Sold Last Quarter Run AndroidAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 04/08/14 15:00
Of the 295.3 million smartphones sold during the second quarter of 2014, 84.6% were running Android. It's a new record for the Google-made OS, the Californian giant continuing to reinforce...
Sony to Introduce Xperia Z3/Z3 Compact at IFAAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 01/08/14 15:20
There's an increasing amount of information being leaked about Sony's Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact. Features have been mentioned, and there have even been photos. This time, we've got a...
Huawei Records World's Largest Growth in Smartphone SalesAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 31/07/14 11:12
According to IDC, smartphone sales have increased by 23.1% in Q2 2014 compared to Q2 2013, with 295.3 million units sold worldwide. Huawei, the world's third largest mobile brand, nearly...
Samsung Tab Q: a 7" Phablet for China and South KoreaAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 29/07/14 14:30
Samsung has just unveiled its latest phablet: the Galaxy Tab Q. It boasts a 7" screen, 4G connectivity, HD resolution and a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. Not satisfied with the...
Is HTC Planning a Windows Phone Version of the One (M8)?Axel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 29/07/14 10:11
HTC is reportedly working on a Windows Phone version of its popular flagship One M8 smartphone... After releasing the Play Edition, a stock Android version of the One M8 that's...
Hands-On with the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A: Really Any Better?Sofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/07/14 15:57
While the launch of the LG G3 LTE-A might have held the media's attention for these past few days, it's the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A that'll forever retain the title...
Review: Nokia XL, Bigger and BetterSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/07/14 13:58
Nokia bowled us all a googly last February by announcing the new X range of Android smartphones. Following the Nokia X, which we reviewed a few months ago, the manufacturer has now unleashed a second X-range model: the Nokia XL....
Hands-On with the LG G3 LTE-A: Faster Internet & More PowerSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/07/14 12:43
LG recently announced the new LTE-A version of its flagship G3 smartphone for South Korea. The advantage? Enhanced connectivity (Cat. 6, 300 Mbps) and a brawnier processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 805)....
Review: JXD S5800 Smartphone/Handheld Gaming ConsoleRomain Thuret - Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/07/14 09:29
There aren't exactly gads of gaming console-inspired tablets on the market, but those that are there have enjoyed reasonable visibility. Console-inspired smartphones, however, have been much more on the hush-hush. JXD, a Chinese manufacturer with some experience...
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...
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