Reviews & hands-on

  • Phones

    Motorola Motosmart pictures and hands-on

    By 10 July 2012

    In the bustling budget mobile phone market, Motorola has introduced the Motosmart - an Android-enabled smartphone available for a penny under £100 outside of contract. If you want to sign up via T-Mobile then a mere £7 per month is all that's needed....

  • Phones 3.5 out of 5

    T-Mobile Vivacity review

    By 9 March 2012

    There are lots of different cars to choose from, which is good, because if the only car you could buy was a Porsche, then not that many people would be able to afford cars. And so the same is true with phones. The best phones - your high-end Android devices,...

  • Phones

    HTC My Touch 4G Slide hands-on (Camera edition)

    By 12 August 2011

    HTC has been honing its camera skills for some time. We've had the HTC Sensation that brought a number of "image effects" to Android, while the EVO 3D has given us three-dimensional shooting and filming.  What if you want a camera phone that really...

  • Phones

    Mystery dual screen LG handset snapped, possibly Flip II

    By 16 June 2011

    This T-Mo LG phone caught our eye because of the display between the keys which made us think “better look this one up, probably a US exclusive handset”. Exclusive indeed. Nestling between the slide-out QWERTY keyboard is a secondary touchscreen and...

  • Phones

    Sidekick 4G hands-on

    By 28 March 2011

    SideKick was once the be all and end all when it came to being a teen and talking with your mates. The world has moved on though, so can a re-invented T-Mobile Sidekick 4G bring back some of that kick? Designed by Samsung, and featuring Android 2.2 instead...

  • Online

    HTC HD7S vs HD7: Who’s got the brighter screen?

    By 22 March 2011

    HTC announced on Monday the HTC HD7S for AT&T, a variant of the HTC HD7 available already on T-Mobile in the US and O2 in the UK. The phones for all intents and purposes are identical except one small detail: the new HD7S features a Super LCD screen rather...

  • Phones

    Nokia C7 T-Mobile Astound hands-on

    By 22 March 2011

    Don’t panic you’re not going mad - we’ve already reviewed the Nokia C7 thanks to the fact that it came out in the UK in October 2010. So why are we doing a hands-on of the phone some 5 months later? Well, it has just got its US release date (6...

  • Phones 0 out of 5

    T-Mobile Pulse - First Look review

    By 3 September 2009

    We first noted Huawei's step into Android handsets with their display at Mobile World Congress earlier in 2009. Now we see Hauwei on the market with T-Mobile in the guise of the T-Mobile Pulse. As is often the case with T-Mobile, they have taken a device...

  • Phones 3.5 out of 5

    Samsung Highlight review

    By 29 July 2009

    While the iPhone is to most, the be all and end all touchscreen smartphone, there are other devices out there that offer a full touchscreen interface. In steps the Samsung Highlight available on T-Mobile in the US and promising to give you an alternative...

  • Phones 2.5 out of 5

    T-Mobile G1 with Google mobile phone review

    By 30 October 2008

    Smartphones have come along way from the early days of Palm, so can Google and T-Mobile crack it with the G1? Pocket-lint was given a phone ahead of the launch to find out. There are two elements to the G1, the operating system and the handset design....

  • Phones 4.5 out of 5

    T-Mobile MDA Compact IV mobile phone review

    By 9 October 2008

    Before HTC made phones for itself it made unbranded phones for the operators. So should you opt for the HTC Diamond, or the T-Mobile variant - the MDA Compact IV? We look at the differences to find out. Looking at the tech sheet virtually everything here...

  • Phones 0 out of 5

    T-Mobile G1 with Google mobile phone - First Look review

    By 23 September 2008

    The first Android phone is here, but will it challenge the iPhone or BlackBerrys of this world? Pocket-lint was given the new handset while the launch of the new handset was taking place in the US. Big, geeky, and plenty of potential are the thoughts...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    T-Mobile Sidekick Slide mobile phone review

    By 7 November 2007

    T-Mobile has launched its third Sidekick device that promises messaging on the go for the "kids". Should you bother, or forget Paris Hilton and grab one sharpish? While Sharp made the units in the past, Motorola has now taken over the mantel promising...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    T-Mobile HTC Ameo smartphone review

    By 21 May 2007

    The HTC Ameo is the latest handset from HTC and is exclusive to T-Mobile. But with a 5-inch screen and removable keyboard this isn't your average smartphone. We check it out to see whether it cuts the mustard. The new phone originally codenamed Athena...

  • Phones 3.5 out of 5

    T-Mobile Sidekick 3 mobile phone review

    By 11 March 2007

    Loved by Paris Hilton and Everyone in the movie Be Cool staring Uma Thurmn and John Travolta, the Sidekick has a massive following in the US. Unfortunately that same following hasn't taken off in the UK, so is the latest handset, version three, about...