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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 vs Tab S2: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 vs Tab S2: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung is reported to be unveiling its next iPad-rival during Mobile World Congress 2017 at the end of February. The new tablet has leaked on numerous occasions over the last couple of months, giving us some indiction as to what we might be able to expect.Here... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung and LG will both launch their new flagship smartphones in the next couple of months, or days in the case of LG. Despite LG going for a more innovative route in 2016 with its modular device, ultimately Samsung was the company with the more appealing... >>

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, Play:5 or Playbar

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, Play:5 or Playbar

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Multi-room speaker options are plentiful to say the least, with Denon, Samsung, LG and Bluesound all offering their own solutions. If you are reading this feature however, chances are you have opted for Sonos.Unlike some of the newer additions to the... >>

LG G6 vs LG G5: What's the rumoured difference?

LG G6 vs LG G5: What's the rumoured difference?

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The launch of LG's next flagship is only days away, with the new device set to debut at Mobile World Congress on 26 February.Rumours have been circulating about the device for several months however, and LG has also confirmed numerous details, giving... >>

Neato Botvac D5 Connected review: A Dyson 360 Eye competitor?
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Neato Botvac D5 Connected review: A Dyson 360 Eye competitor?

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Robot vacuum cleaners are becoming more popular with several big players now in the market, including Dyson. Some are great, others not so much, but all of them are pricey, typically costing upwards of £600.Neato brought the cost down a little with the... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

Samsung Galaxy S8: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

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Samsung announced the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in March 2016 and the two devices received huge amounts of praise for their design, powerful specs and great cameras. No smartphone is perfect though. There will always be a few specs in the rumours that never... >>

Best smartwatches 2017: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

Best smartwatches 2017: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

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Smartwatches used to be gadgets only James Bond would have access to, but that's no longer the case. These wrist-worn phone companions that can receive calls, texts, emails and social network notifications have been whipping the wearables sector into... >>

LG G6: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

LG G6: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

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LG's next flagship smartphone - the G6 - will be appearing in the next couple of days.Rumours have been appearing speculating about what features the successor of last year's modular smartphone will offer, as well as what features it might miss off. This... >>

Motorola Moto G5 vs G5 Plus: What's the rumoured difference?

Motorola Moto G5 vs G5 Plus: What's the rumoured difference?

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Motorola is rumoured to be announcing the G5 and G5 Plus at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end of February. We've heard a little less about the standard Moto G5 compared to its larger brother, but a recent retailer leak has given a good indication... >>

Amazon Fire TV Stick or the Fire TV 4K: Which Amazon Fire streaming device is for me?

Amazon Fire TV Stick or the Fire TV 4K: Which Amazon Fire streaming device is for me?

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Amazon's Fire TV devices are the company's fastest selling products of all time, beating both the Kindle and Fire tablets. The range allows you to access and stream a variety of content, including Amazon own The Grand Tour with Jeremy Clarkson, Richard... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: What's the story so far?

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: What's the story so far?

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Samsung won't use Mobile World Congress to launch its latest flagship smartphones, but that doesn't mean the South Korean tech giant will be keeping quiet at the show.In fact, it appears it will be doing quite the opposite with rumours speculating the... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Galaxy S7 edge: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Galaxy S7 edge: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung is expected to announce its new flagship Galaxy S smartphones at the end of March, followed by their purported release around mid-April.The two devices, which are being called the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, have been the subject of plenty of leaks... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Google Pixel XL: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Google Pixel XL: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung will launch its next Galaxy S flagship smartphones in the next couple of months, with rumours suggesting a launch date of 29 March. There has been plenty of speculation surrounding the two devices though, known as the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, giving... >>

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

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Huawei has made a strong name for itself in the smartphone world over the last couple of years. Its more recent devices have delivered premium build qualities and some great specs for a lower price than many competitors, making them a serious consideration.With... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know

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Samsung is rumoured to announce the successors to its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge smartphones in the next couple of months in the form of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. At least that's what the rumours suggest they will be called.This feature rounds up... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: What's the story so far?

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: What's the story so far?

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 was a fantastic phone, until the battery issues destroyed its reputation and left it with a legacy of being the only phone to be singled out before boarding a flight.We expected the Note family to die with the Note 7, but there's... >>

When is Android 7.1.1 Nougat coming to my phone?

When is Android 7.1.1 Nougat coming to my phone?

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Every year a major update to Android is released. This year's update is called Android Nougat, following the theme of dessert-inspired names.Unlike previous updates, Nougat was first released to developers with a public preview beta programme, meaning... >>

Alexa voice control coming to all existing Sonos speakers, soon

Alexa voice control coming to all existing Sonos speakers, soon

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Sonos will be introducing voice control to all its existing speakers through Amazon's Echo and Echo Dot later this year, though an exact date has yet to be detailed.The company announced plans to introduce voice control in March 2016, but it said it would... >>

LG Watch Sport vs LG Watch Style: What’s the difference?

LG Watch Sport vs LG Watch Style: What’s the difference?

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LG has announced two new smartwatches, designed in collaboration with Google. The two devices will be the poster boys for Android Wear 2.0, which launches at the same time, bringing some excellent new features.As their names suggest, the LG Watch Style... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Google Pixel: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Google Pixel: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung's next flagship smartphone - the Galaxy S8 - is due to debut in the next few weeks, with rumours suggesting we will see it announced on 29 March, followed by its release in mid-April.The leaks have been plentiful over the last couple of months... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs S8 Plus: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs S8 Plus: What's the rumoured difference?

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Samsung is rumoured to be announcing the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus flagship smartphones at the end of March, with reports suggesting they will go on sale in April.The two devices have leaked aplenty over the last few months, giving us a strong indication... >>

Best fitness trackers 2017: The best activity bands to buy today

Best fitness trackers 2017: The best activity bands to buy today

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The wearables market offers a plethora of devices from smartwatches and heart rate measuring headphones to sports watches and activity trackers. There is such a breadth of choice, it's difficult to know where to start, let alone make the right decision... >>

Next Sony Xperia flagship: What's the story so far?

Next Sony Xperia flagship: What's the story so far?

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Sony Mobile has a tendency to launch a new smartphone every six months and it seems it has no intention of slowing down.No sooner has the Xperia XZ arrived on shelves, than the next Sony flagship is the topic of conversation on the rumour mill. This is... >>

Kia Rio (2017) review: All about connectivity
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Kia Rio (2017) review: All about connectivity

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The new Kia Rio features support for both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, along with a range of safety features from autonomous emergency breaking to lane departure warning systems, making it the most technologically advanced Rio yet.The Korean company... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Galaxy S7: What's the rumoured difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Galaxy S7: What's the rumoured difference?

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The Samsung Galaxy S8 is due to arrive in April, if rumours are anything to go by anyway. It will succeed the current Galaxy S7 and if all the leaks are to be believed, it will be a great device.We've compared the rumoured specs of the Galaxy S8 to... >>