Oppo has launched the affordable A72 that seeks to appeal to a younger audience that still want ‘premium specs and affordable entertainment’.
With a large screen, decent battery and a power-efficient mid-range chipset, the Honor 8X was a great phone. One year later, Honor is hoping to repeat its success with the Honor 9X. Last year’s Honor 8X started out with a retail price of £229.99, while the Honor 9X starts out… [Click for more]
When Motorola isn’t launching cutting-edge folding phones like the new Razr, it’s putting out affordable Android devices for the masses. The latest release is the Motorola One Hyper, sporting a 64-megapixel camera paired up with a 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, plus a pop-up 32-megapixel snapper on the front that allows for… [Click for more]
The Huawei Nova 5T seems a welcome return of the Nova brand to the UK, but I can’t help but think I’ve seen it before…. Oh, that’s right. It’s because the Nova 5T is in fact a rebadged Honor 20. Once you take away the different finish on the rear… [Click for more]
Honor’s 20 series launch event couldn’t have come at a worse time, but thankfully all three models are now available to buy in the UK. I’ve already talked about the Honor 20 Lite and shown off the surprisingly good photos from the entry-level handset, but the Honor 20 is quite… [Click for more]
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]
Huawei has given the P Smart 2019 a bigger brother, in the form of the P Smart+. It gets a triple lens camera setup to boost the mobile photography experience. Huawei has released the phone with the intention of giving younger consumers access to similar functionality as that of more… [Click for more]
While some of you might be familiar with Oppo, having perhaps imported your own from China, many will have little to no idea of who, or what, Oppo is. At the start of the year, the Chinese phone maker announced its entry into the UK, with a launch at London’s… [Click for more]
Cast your mind back to 2013 when Nokia launched a phone with a 41-megapixel camera. Many people thought the company had gone mad. Today Honor has launched a 48-megapixel endowed phone in the form of the Honor View 20. Almost six years on, I doubt anyone will think the company… [Click for more]
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]
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]
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]
As flagship phones get increasingly expensive, there’s an ever-growing market in the mid-range for affordable, but still well-performing, smartphones. Today Nokia launched the Nokia 7.1, a sub-£300 (£299) Android phone that offers an affordable phone with a large 5.84-inch HDR display, an enhanced dual-camera set up with Zeiss optics, a… [Click for more]
Huawei has announced the first of the new Mate 20 family – the Mate 20 Lite. The Huawei Mate 20 Lite is a very similar phone in size, design and specification to the Honor Play but will come with a retail price of £379 when it goes on sale from… [Click for more]
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]
Today I saw a new smartphone from a company I never even realised made smartphones. The Life Boost 4G mobile from STK, with 5.5-inch display and dual-camera, will go on sale later in the year for around £200.
This year, Vodafone decided to go all out with its 2016 range of own-brand handsets. The Platinum 7 comes with a high-definition QHD display, powerful front-facing speakers, and a boat load of processing power, but has the network succeeded in producing something to steer customers away from the big name manufacturers? Now,… [Click for more]
As everyone probably knows, today is the day Samsung unveils the Note 7. I’ll be at the London launch event later to get my own hands-on with the Note 7, so if you have any questions please fire them to me on here, or on Twitter where I’ll be Tweeting news as-it-happens. There’s… [Click for more]