Category: News

Kirin 980: Huawei’s most powerful mobile chipset so far is unveiled at IFA 2018

Following last year’s IFA unveiling of the AI-enabled Kirin 970 chipset, Huawei has once again used the German consumer electronics exhibition to launch Kirin 980, which will soon find its way into a range of Huawei and Honor-branded devices. Only yesterday Honor stole the thunder from Huawei’s Kirin 980 announcement… [Click for more]

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Netgear launches Orbi Voice: Mesh Wi-Fi with Alexa enabled Harman Kardon speaker

Netgear has launched the world’s first mesh Wi-FI system with an integrated Alexa-powered smart speaker and Harman Kardon tuned audio. Perhaps begging the question ‘why didn’t someone think of this sooner?’ the new Orbi Voice smart speaker will not only use the skills of Alexa to answer questions and perform… [Click for more]

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Honor Play: An affordable gaming phone that’s also a great smartphone for anyone

Honor has been building phones for almost everyone, but did it have one especially for gamers? Well, it does now! The Honor Play is Honor’s latest offering that aims to offer avid mobile gamers the best mobile experience, and I’ve had one for just over a week to try out…. [Click for more]

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Galaxy Note 9, Tab S4 and Watch: Hands-on with the latest additions to Samsung’s family

Yesterday at a lavish event in New York, Samsung unveiled the new Galaxy Note 9, along with the Galaxy Watch and a new Bixby-powered Galaxy Home speaker. Earlier it had launched the Tab S4 at a separate event. I wasn’t at either launch event, but I was invited to go… [Click for more]

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Honor 10 GPU Turbo update rolling out this week; brings new camera improvements too

Honor is rolling out its long awaited GPU Turbo update to Honor 10 users today, along with a few other ‘tricks’. Other handsets will get updates later in the year. Bar OS updates and security patches, most updates don’t bring anything substantially new to the table, but Honor and Huawei… [Click for more]

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VOXI offers triple data for two years (but it’s no good if you’re over thirty years)

VOXI, Vodafone’s exclusive network for under 30s, is offering triple data for users who sign up to a 24-month contract. The promotion runs until 16th September 2018. This is in addition to the unlimited ‘social data’ usage that gives zero-rated access to Snapchat, Instagram, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Viber and Facebook… [Click for more]

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Save money on Honor phones as England (hopefully) keeps winning at the World Cup!

With England scoring a comfortable win over Tunisia and thrashing Panama, Honor is giving England fans a chance to benefit from our success in Russia. By registering with Honor, the success of England will net you a money off voucher, with the most discount for a win (£30) and a smaller… [Click for more]

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OnePlus 6 launches in London, alongside an exciting debut wireless audio product featuring magnets!

Two days, two phone launches. Yesterday was the turn of Honor with the Honor 10, and today it was down to OnePlus to use London’s Copper Box Arena to unveil the new OnePlus 6. The event was kept quite simple, with two launches. First up was the first wireless audio… [Click for more]

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