Category: Retail News

Sony Xperia 1 II arriving soon in UK; already getting great reviews Stateside [Updated]

Sony has had a pretty torrid time of late. The Xperia 1 II may be the phone to turn the tide, with the company having worked hard to improve the camera experience. Given Sony is responsible for making the majority of image sensors used in other handsets, which then go… [Click for more]

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Oppo hooks up with Vodafone to sell phones in Europe (just in time for the Find X2 launch!)

If there’s one thing that is rather important when selling phones, it’s having them sold in places where people want to buy them. Oppo has already got a tie-up with Carphone Warehouse, which is great, but getting a carrier on board is even better. According to Mobile World Live, Oppo… [Click for more]

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Xiaomi Fan Festival 2020 offers huge discounts and daily surprises

One good thing about manufacturers with large online communities is they’re often rewarded with special discounts and promotions. Here it’s the turn of Xiaomi to reward fans with special discounts as the company celebrates its tenth year anniversary. This can amount to massive savings for those who act quick and… [Click for more]

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Arsenal Footballer Beth Mead gives children an ‘Xtraordinary’ surprise, with YouTuber Ricky West and the Honor 9X

Today, Honor has cut the price of the Honor 9X by £30, making it the ideal time to buy this big-screen, no-notch, triple-camera, big-battery phone. But a selection of children at Princes Risborough pan-disability junior football club got an even bigger surprise when they were visited by Arsenal and England… [Click for more]

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EE expands superfast delivery and setup service to Birmingham and Manchester, with ten more cities to come

EE is extending its free superfast smartphone delivery and set-up service beyond London, with Birmingham and Manchester available from today – and more to come. Ten more cities; Glasgow, Leeds, Nottingham, Liverpool, Bristol, Sheffield, Cardiff and Cambridge will be operational by the end of 2019. The service offers a same day… [Click for more]

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Samsung’s new shop won’t try to sell you anything. Less pay, more play.

Earlier this week I visited Samsung’s new ‘store’ in the trendy new Coal Drops Yard development near King’s Cross, aptly named ‘Samsung KX’. Except it isn’t really a store because you won’t find anyone trying to sell you anything. In fact, the only things with prices on show are the… [Click for more]

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Huawei opens flagship experience store in Madrid, with more locations on the way

Huawei has opened its largest retail store outside of China, with more to come. While there are already other Huawei stores around Europe, including one I spotted in Berlin last year, the latest store opening in the Spanish capital is on a grand scale – with 1,100 square metres of… [Click for more]

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