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Honor 6: It's fast and affordable (hands-on)
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Honor 6: It's fast and affordable (hands-on)

By 28 October 2014

Huawei, the Chinese manufacturer, has decided to unleash a new brand under the name Honor. The plan is to cut out shops and sell online only so as to save money, which it can spend on delivering a better handset. The result is the Honor 6, a 300Mbps Cat... >>

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini review: Mini not mighty
Phones 3.5 out of 5

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini review: Mini not mighty

By 28 October 2014

Samsung was among the pioneers in creating mini versions of flagship phones. Now the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini, representing the handset's third generation, is here to cram more features than ever into the smaller smartphone form. With a 4.5-inch screen... >>

HTC One (M8) for Windows review: Same genes, different DNA
Phones 4.5 out of 5

HTC One (M8) for Windows review: Same genes, different DNA

By 24 October 2014

When the HTC One (M8) for Windows was announced, there was something of a cheer. It's no secret that we think the HTC One is one of the best handsets of the year thanks in no small part to its solid design, now available to a Windows Phone 8.1 market... >>

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha: The smartphone with selfie lighting (hands-on)
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Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha: The smartphone with selfie lighting (hands-on)

By 23 October 2014

Alcatel OneTouch has added a new flagship handset to its Idol range in the Alpha. Yes it's similarly named to another recent release, yes it also has a premium build with metal edge. But no, it's not the same. We got to spend time using the Alpha, trying... >>

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone
Phones 4 out of 5

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone

By 21 October 2014

It's that time of year again, the time when Apple updates its software, giving iPhone and iPad users on new and old devices a breath of life, saving them from the heartache of not being able to afford the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (they are lovely and... >>

Motorola Moto X (2014) review: An uncluttered Android marvel
Phones 4.5 out of 5

Motorola Moto X (2014) review: An uncluttered Android marvel

By 21 October 2014

The Motorola Moto X has been reformed for its second generation model, with a brand new handset for 2014. It carries the Moto X name, and offers the same customisation options that the original offered. Originally launching off the back of the "made... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review
Phones 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... >>

Nokia Lumia 830 review
Phones 4 out of 5

Nokia Lumia 830 review

By 16 October 2014

The Nokia Lumia 830 is one of the last smartphones to bear the Nokia brand name ahead of Microsoft's takeover of the company. This last of the Nokia breed isn't a flagship powerhouse either, instead the Lumia 830 is the watered-down version of the top-spec... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 review: Third time's a charm
Phones 5 out of 5

Sony Xperia Z3 review: Third time's a charm

By 14 October 2014

Sony has revised and updated its flagship smartphone more times than any rival in recent years, with the Xperia Z3 model arriving just six months after the previous Z2 hit the shelves. The Sony Xperia Z3 sticks very much to the lines laid by its predecessors,... >>

Just like magic, the Nodus Access Case holds your iPhone in place with Micro-Suction
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Just like magic, the Nodus Access Case holds your iPhone in place with Micro-Suction

By 10 October 2014

Apple launched its next-generation of iPhone back in September and before it had even hit the shelves, it was greeted with hundreds of cases, covers and pouches offering their protection. We have rounded up a few in our best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus... >>