Archive for Dave Oliver

  • Nokia E7
    3.5 out of 5

    Nokia E7

    By 5 April 2011

    It seems like we’ve been waiting for the Nokia E7 for a very long time. First announced last summer it has finally arrived with Symbian 3, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 8-megapixel camera with HD video recording, an HDMI output and a host of handy features....

  • Samsung Wave II
    3.5 out of 5

    Samsung Wave II

    By 28 February 2011

    Samsung’s original Wave from last year was an attempt at a high-functioning smart phone at a lower than usual price, thanks to Samsung’s Bada OS, which is supposed to be cheaper to implement than the likes of Android. It did a pretty good job too,...

  • Samsung Monte Slider
    3 out of 5

    Samsung Monte Slider

    By 23 February 2011

    There are many phones that try to blind us with science and attempt to push the envelope to find yet more uses and functionality for our pocket pals. And there are some phones that really just want to be phones. Somewhere between two is the Samsung Monte...

  • Nokia C6-01
    3.5 out of 5

    Nokia C6-01

    By 21 December 2010

    As former Channel 4 controller Michael Jackson probably gets sick of saying, the name may be familiar, but the similarities end there. Nokia released a C6 smart phone earlier this year, but this version, distinguished only by that 01 suffix, is actually...