Reviews & hands-on

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    Oppo N1 review

    By 17 January 2014

    Oppo has got a mammoth mountain to climb to become the familiar name that it wants to be for a European audience. Good job it's just released the N1, then, a mammoth-sized phablet that's certain to grab your attention. It will do so for a number of reasons....

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    Hands-on Samsung Galaxy Gear review: Killing time with the new smartwatch

    By 4 September 2013

    The age of wearable technology is well and truly upon us. First there was Google Glass, then the Sony Smartwatch, and of course the Pebble SmartWatch. Now there is the Samsung Galaxy Gear. We go hands-on to find out if this wearable tech train is showing...

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    Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 review

    By 4 September 2013

    Samsung led the way with big smartphones. It started the phablet name. So now that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is here we're eager to see third time really is the charm. Standing tall At 5.7-inches this is definitely putting the tablet in phablet. But at...

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    APP OF THE DAY: Horn review (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch)

    By 29 August 2012

    Apart from providing us with near infinite opportunities for innuendo-loaded lines, Horn is also a fairly incredible app. It succeeds in taking the best of the likes of both Zelda and Infinity Blade, fusing them together to make a highly polished app...