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Best phablet 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best phablet 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

By 7 November 2014

The phablet category really came into its own last year, with phones featuring giant displays launching left, right and centre and this year is no different, with some even better contenders lining up to take the big phone crown. Samsung introduced the... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review
5 out of 5

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review

By 17 October 2014

Big phones, phablets, or whatever term you want to call them - the big-screen category is here to stay. The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 represents not only the most crucial big-screen device from the Korean company for a couple of years but, sub-genres brushed... >>

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review
4.5 out of 5

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review

By 26 September 2014

We've been using the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 for three weeks now, which is since the day it was unveiled at the IFA trade show in Berlin. Despite originally thinking "blimey, a 6-inch phone" we've become accustomed to this behemoth living in our pocket.... >>

Apple iPhone 6 Plus review
4.5 out of 5

Apple iPhone 6 Plus review

By 17 September 2014

You wait a year for a new iPhone and then two come along at once. A surprise to many, Apple released not only the iPhone 6 but also the iPhone 6 Plus, a monster of a phone that comes with a 5.5-inch display, higher screen resolution, a larger battery,... >>

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: The Note 4 with curved screen edge in surprise Unpacked unveil

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: The Note 4 with curved screen edge in surprise Unpacked unveil

By 3 September 2014

The big news from Samsung Unpacked 2014 in Berlin is the flagship Galaxy Note 4. But with that came a bit of a surprise: the curved-edge Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. The Note Edge isn't a curved phone in the same sense as the Samsung Galaxy Round or the... >>

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review

By 3 September 2014

Big phones are a big deal these days, and Samsung has just unveiled its next big-deal instalment in the Note series: the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Pocket-lint handled the new phablet ahead of its official unveil at Samsung Unpacked in Berlin - and boy oh... >>

OnePlus One review
5 out of 5

OnePlus One review

By 7 July 2014

At times the mobile market seems like a stalemate between the big players. Every year we see Apple, Samsung, HTC and LG battle it out to make the best, most popular phone of the year - it's like clockwork. But now the OnePlus One is here to shake things... >>

A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March

A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March

By 8 March 2014

Meteorological spring has arrived. Hurrah. And with the scent of the sun on the horizon in the UK, we're bringing you rays of tech-review sunshine this week in various forms. First and foremost it's Geneva Motor Show week. We've seen the BMW M235i and... >>

Nokia Lumia 1320 review
4 out of 5

Nokia Lumia 1320 review

By 5 March 2014

As handset manufacturers start to produce more mid-range, shrunken versions of flagship phones Nokia has spotted a lesser occupied gap in the market - the affordable phablet space. It's here that the Nokia Lumia 1320 sets its sights, maintaining the large-scale... >>

Huawei MediaPad X1 7.0 tablet squares up against the Nexus 7

Huawei MediaPad X1 7.0 tablet squares up against the Nexus 7

By 23 February 2014

Huawei has announced the Huawei MediaPad X1, a 7-inch Android tablet looking to capitalise on the trend for smaller devices. Annouced on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, the new Huawei tablet sets its sights on devices like the popular... >>