Category: Smartphones

OnePlus 7 Pro & 7 Pro 5G Review: Two very near perfect packages (includes camera photo gallery)

OnePlus came about with bold claims of building ‘flagship killer’ handsets at far more affordable prices. With the OnePlus 7 Pro, including its first 5G model, the company is gunning for top spot. I’ve been fortunate enough to get both the standard and 5G models, and you can read more… [Click for more]

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Honor 10 Lite Review: Get ready to activate smug-mode with this sub-£200 smartphone

Newsflash: Phones costing £1000 or more are seeing a reduction in sales. Who would have thunk it?! Thankfully, Honor has a cunning plan with a sub-£200 phone that is anything but low-budget. Increasing prices in line with inflation is expected for most things we buy, but in the world of tech, prices usually… [Click for more]

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Huawei Mate 20 Lite Review: An iPhone XR competitor for half the price (but with even cheaper alternatives too)

Alongside the new Huawei Mate 20 Pro comes the ‘Lite’ version, which the company has been pitching as a direct competitor to the iPhone XR. At £379, compared to £749 for the iPhone, it’s quite a bold comparison to make – but on paper the specifications are certainly pretty close,… [Click for more]

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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]

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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 Review: A strong mid-range contender that very nearly stumbled at the starting blocks

When Honor invited me to the Honor 10 launch, with many of the great features from Huawei’s latest flagships, I was very excited. Especially when the phone once again had Honor’s trademark multi-layered glass rear design. Having now had one to review for a few weeks, I’ve had a good… [Click for more]

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Vodafone launches the Smart V8, the spiritual successor to the Smart Ultra 6

As part of Vodafone’s 2017 collection of own-brand smartphones and tablets, the network has today announced the Smart V8 as its new flagship. At a recent event I got one to take away for review, and here are my first impressions. Unlike last year’s high-end Platinum 7, which came at a… [Click for more]

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Honor 8 Pro Review: Sure you still want to lay down £700+ on a high-end phone?

Now the Honor 8 Pro is announced, I am happy to publish my full review. First of all, let’s get a disclosure over and done with. I was given a review unit just over a week ago, making this the quickest review I’ve ever written and published. Normally I work to a strict two-week… [Click for more]

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