So many new phones end up being evolutionary than revolutionary, that it becomes a welcome surprise when a company brings something new to the table. In the case of the Mate 20 Pro, Huawei has brought a whole new table. It wasn’t that long ago that Huawei revealed its new… [Click for more]
Honor 8X Review: The screen size of an iPhone XS Max for almost a fifth of the price. That’s insane.
It doesn’t seem like very long ago that released the Honor Play, the first ‘gaming-centric’ phone from a company targeting ‘brave’ digital natives. It ticked all the right boxes for a respectable £279 retail price, but that hasn’t stopped Honor releasing an even bigger screened device, but with a slightly… [Click for more]
Qualcomm has launched its all-new Snapdragon wearable platform, Snapdragon Wear 3100. Although based on the existing 28nm design used in existing watches using Snapdragon Wear 2100, the new ‘killer app’ feature is an ultra-low co-processor that can extend battery life to as high as 30 days, although the actual gains… [Click for more]
I have to say it was a bit odd to return to the same venue this year for the latest smartwatch from Samsung. The seventh if you count its very first prototype from 1999. The same venue, same stage in the circular auditorium, same presenter and most of the same… [Click for more]
I was going to start with the phrase ‘third time lucky?’ but then realised just how stupidly successful Pebble has been on both occasions it used the crowd-sourcing service to get funds to build some smartwatches. It’s around an hour since Pebble unveiled a new collection of devices and it… [Click for more]
Last week I attended the lavish launch of Huawei’s new smartwatch, which has been talked about for so long that you could be excused for thinking it has been on sale for months. The event, held at the Mondrian boutique hotel, in London, brought together the world of fashion and tech journalists… [Click for more]
I’ve been following Pebble developments for some time, but beyond that I’ve been following for some time what people are saying and thinking about Pebble. Sure, there are still loads of people that refer to them as Fisher Price toys, but for the most part Pebble gets a lot of respect… [Click for more]
Samsung officially took the covers off the Gear S2 watches last night, revealing at the same time that these Tizen based watches will now work with Android smartphones – although without some of the functionality. The new watch has a rotating bezel and is available as a classic model (with… [Click for more]
This morning I awoke to a prompt to update my Pebble Time, which has given some new features that many users have asked for since taking delivery of their early Kickstarter Backer models.
My Pebble Time is here! Just over 12 hours from when I got my initial shipping notification from DHL that it had left Ireland, which more than makes up for the extra fee I had to pay to avoid the standard 4-6 week shipping from Hong Kong. Naturally I couldn’t wait to… [Click for more]