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  • Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi R205 review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi R205 review

    By 25 April 2012

    Vodafone has released a new mobile Wi-Fi dongle for those that like to stay connected on the go, but does it improve the experience over the previous model, and should you bother? Design If the Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi R205 looks familiar, that's because...

  • O2 getting Next Galaxy too, won't be a Vodafone exclusive
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    O2 getting Next Galaxy too, won't be a Vodafone exclusive

    By 24 April 2012

    O2 has confirmed to Pocket-lint that Vodafone won't be the only UK operator to be stocking the next Galaxy smartphone, otherwise know as the Samsung Galaxy S3. A spokesman for O2 has told Pocket-lint: "We are excited about the next Samsung Galaxy -...

  • Vodafone offers next Samsung Galaxy registration page
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    Vodafone offers next Samsung Galaxy registration page

    By 23 April 2012

    Vodafone has stepped up to the plate and opened the registration page for the "Next Samsung Galaxy", before the device has even been launched. A page on the company's website - simply using the "next Galaxy" terminology we've seen elsewhere in the build-up...

  • 8 in 10 who use internet on the go want 4G ASAP
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    8 in 10 who use internet on the go want 4G ASAP

    By 18 April 2012

    More than 8 in 10 people who use the internet on the go want 4G to be rolled out in the UK as soon as possible, according to a new survey by YouGov and Everything Everywhere. The survey, which questioned 2,035 people online, indicated that of those savvy...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich update for unlocked models now out
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    Samsung Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich update for unlocked models now out

    By 17 April 2012

    Samsung has confirmed to Pocket-lint that the Ice Cream Sandwich update for unlocked version of the Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone is now available via Kies.  In a statement issued to Pocket-lint the company said: “Samsung UK has been working as...

  • Huawei Ascend G300 review
    Phones 4.5 out of 5

    Huawei Ascend G300 review

    By 16 April 2012

    If you're a mobile operator that doesn't have a £100 Android handset for your pay-as-you-go customers, then you're very silly indeed. The leaders in this area are T-Mobile and Orange, who have very capable phones in this price range. Orange has the San...

  • Huawei Ascend G 300 pictures and hands-on
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    Huawei Ascend G 300 pictures and hands-on

    By 13 April 2012

    Huawei has unveiled the first of its Ascend range as it tries to impose itself on the smartphone market. And Pocket-lint got some hands-on time with the Huawei Ascend G 300 before it goes on-sale this Friday. First things first. Don’t let the price...

  • Vodafone Samsung Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich delayed
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    Vodafone Samsung Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich delayed

    By 12 April 2012

    If you are frantically hitting that update button on your Samsung Galaxy S II waiting for the Vodafone Ice Cream Sandwich update to be found - stop! The UK network has just told us that the rollout has been delayed until Friday, 13 April (that’s tomorrow,...

  • Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi R205 device now even faster
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    Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi R205 device now even faster

    By 11 April 2012

    Vodafone has upgraded its mobile Wi-Fi device, meaning faster speeds when using your own personal versatile hotspot. The Mobile Wi-Fi R205 enables users to download, browse the web or check emails remotely without having to rely on 3G.  Of course you’ll...

  • Best new iPad Wi-Fi + 4G deals
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    Best new iPad Wi-Fi + 4G deals

    By 16 March 2012

    Buying a new iPad that has Wi-Fi only is a simple enough affair. The prices are pretty much set and all you need to do is choose your favourite colour, memory size and do your best to resist as many iPad accessory upsells as you possibly can. However,...

  • The new iPad: How fast will it surf the web in the UK?
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    The new iPad: How fast will it surf the web in the UK?

    By 8 March 2012

    The new iPad has been announced. It comes with 4G data technology and promises "super-fast" web surfing, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook. Sounds amazing doesn't it? Well, if you are in America, it does and will be but, in the UK, we don't have a 4G...

  • Mobile World Congress 2012: We’re here
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    Mobile World Congress 2012: We’re here

    By 26 February 2012

    Mobile World Congress 2012 kicks-off tonight with announcements coming from HTC, Sony Ericsson, Huawei and ViewSonic as they launch their new devices. We’re on the ground in a sunny Barcelona to bring you all the action as it unfolds. If you’ve...

  • 3G PlayStation Vita priced up by Vodafone
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    3G PlayStation Vita priced up by Vodafone

    By 8 February 2012

    Vodafone has come clean with the price and bundle details for the 3G version of the PlayStation Vita, the next-gen handheld console from Sony that is landing in the UK later this month. The phone network, which is the "preferred provider" for the 3G version...

  • BlackBerry Bold 9790 lands on Vodafone
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    BlackBerry Bold 9790 lands on Vodafone

    By 27 January 2012

    Vodafone has announced that the BlackBerry Bold 9790 is now available on its network. The BlackBerry Bold 9790 is more an update to the BlackBerry Bold 9780 rather than just a thinner version of the Bold 9900. It features a QWERTY keyboard, optical trackpad...

  • Vodafone feels the force with Yoda (video)
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    Vodafone feels the force with Yoda (video)

    By 18 January 2012

    If there's one thing that geeks love it is Star Wars. If there's another, it is mobile phones. There are other things, of course, but those two serve as a legitimate intro into this story, which involves Vodafone recruiting Yoda, the Jedi Master, to front...

  • Bug-free Galaxy Nexus now available on Vodafone
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    Bug-free Galaxy Nexus now available on Vodafone

    By 2 December 2011

    Vodafone has finally announced that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus has gone on sale in its shops after delaying the release of the mobile due to a bug. The phone, which is packed full of Android Ice Cream Sandwich and delivers some pretty high-end tech within,...

  • Sony teams up with Vodafone for 3G PlayStation Vita fun
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    Sony teams up with Vodafone for 3G PlayStation Vita fun

    By 21 November 2011

    The 3G aspects of the forthcoming gaming handheld, the Sony PlayStation Vita, will be handled by Vodafone. An official partnership has been announced by Sony and the phone network, meaning that Vodafone is the "preferred provider" for the 3G version of...

  • Galaxy Nexus software bugs found, Vodafone refuses to put on sale
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    Galaxy Nexus software bugs found, Vodafone refuses to put on sale

    By 19 November 2011

    Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners have flooded to the Internet to complain of software glitches affecting the new Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone that went on sale in the UK on 17 November. The biggest complaint reported on the xda-developers forum appears to...

  • White BlackBerry Bold 9900 pictures and hands-on
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    White BlackBerry Bold 9900 pictures and hands-on

    By 14 November 2011

    With Christmas and winter almost upon us we always have a soft spot for white gadgets, and especially white phones. So up steps the white BlackBerry Bold 9900 to whet our appetite, giving us all that is the Bold in a glorious white casing, so we can put...

  • White BlackBerry Bold 9900 hits Vodafone
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    White BlackBerry Bold 9900 hits Vodafone

    By 10 November 2011

    Vodafone has announced that it will be the exclusive UK stockist for the white BlackBerry Bold 9900. It can't be just a ploy to stick the boot in on Apple fanboys any longer as the Cupertino collective seems to have cracked the white handset debacle that...

  • Vodafone iPhone 4S price dropped
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    Vodafone iPhone 4S price dropped

    By 11 October 2011

    Vodafone is clearly hoping to get the lion’s share of iPhone 4S orders when the new Apple phone comes out on Friday 14 October; especially as it has announced that it is dropping its pricing to encourage would-be iPhone owners. Vodafone has dropped...

  • iPhone 4S pre-order deals go live
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    iPhone 4S pre-order deals go live

    By 7 October 2011

    Apple has announced that pre-orders have gone live for the iPhone 4S 7 days ahead of the 14 October release date in the UK.  That's likely to start a pricing war between the networks as they vie for customers to sign up to the new iPhone 4S.  We've...

  • iPhone 4S prices start at £499, contract deals held off for time being
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    iPhone 4S prices start at £499, contract deals held off for time being

    By 5 October 2011

    Following the launch of the iPhone 4S in the UK on Tuesday 4 October Apple has confirmed the iPhone 4S price structure in the UK when it is released on the 14 October. The entry-level 16GB model will cost £499 and be available in black or white. Pay...

  • Vodafone Data Test Drive lets new customers push data to the limit
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    Vodafone Data Test Drive lets new customers push data to the limit

    By 1 October 2011

    Vodafone has come up with a new scheme called Data Test Drive, which will allow all new and upgrading customers to use as much data as they like, on whatever they like, for three months. Allowing you to test the network to the limit before confirming...

  • Windows Phone 7 Mango roll out begins, O2 and Orange users get it straight away, Vodafone soon
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    Windows Phone 7 Mango roll out begins, O2 and Orange users get it straight away, Vodafone soon

    By 27 September 2011

    Following a barrage of new Windows Phone 7 launches from HTC, Samsung, and others, Microsoft has said that it has started the software update for Windows Phone 7 Mango. The new update, which is promised to be with all current Windows Phone 7 users by...