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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge review: Livin' on the edge (not a prayer)
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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge review: Livin' on the edge (not a prayer)

By 33 minutes ago

The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is a radical phone. Just 24 hours after finding its way into the hands of technology publications the world over, the phone with curved screen edges has been universally praised as the one to beat. But is that the reality? After... >>

HTC One M9 review: Distracted by refinement
Phones 4 out of 5

HTC One M9 review: Distracted by refinement

By 93 minutes ago

The HTC One M9 is, in every sense, an evolution of the flagship M8 smartphone that came before it. It offers a similar design, a similar feature set, similar specs and a similar user experience. It is, therefore, a similar overall experience. But the... >>

HTC Sense 7.0 vs Sense 6.0: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed
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HTC Sense 7.0 vs Sense 6.0: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed

By 23 March 2015

HTC Sense 7.0 made its debut on the HTC One M9. The M9 was announced at MWC 2015, has reviews currently hitting media outlets and is due in stores on 31 March. HTC Sense 7.0 follows Sense 6.0, one of the first times we've stepped forward without an incremental... >>

LG G Flex 2 review: Is curved the new cool?
Phones 4 out of 5

LG G Flex 2 review: Is curved the new cool?

By 13 March 2015

The G Flex is back and better than before as LG has another crack at the curved smartphone format. That's perhaps no surprise, as the company is pushing the curved message in television too. The justification remains more or less the same: that viewing... >>

Samsung Galaxy A5 review: Marvellous exterior, mid-range interior
Phones 4.5 out of 5

Samsung Galaxy A5 review: Marvellous exterior, mid-range interior

By 13 March 2015

In this job we are constantly jostling between different phones. Often they're the latest and greatest handsets, so when a mid-range model such as the Samsung Galaxy A5 comes along we tend to cross our fingers and hope there will be something standout... >>

Motorola Moto E (2015) review: The budget phone to beat
Phones 4.5 out of 5

Motorola Moto E (2015) review: The budget phone to beat

By 9 March 2015

The original Motorola Moto E is an awesome budget smartphone, but largely because, at £89, it's so cheap. Its follow-up, the second-generation 2015 model, makes a few nips and tucks to the original's design principles, adds a slightly bigger screen and... >>

Acer Liquid Jade Z hands-on: Slim, slender and textured
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Acer Liquid Jade Z hands-on: Slim, slender and textured

By 6 March 2015

Acer announced a flurry of new products at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, including the successor to the mid-range Liquid Jade smartphone. The Liquid Jade took the position of the company's best looking smartphone when it arrived and the Liquid Jade... >>

Watch as Fujitsu iris recognition tech unlocks smartphone at a glance, literally (video)
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Watch as Fujitsu iris recognition tech unlocks smartphone at a glance, literally (video)

By 5 March 2015

Phone access has evolved beyond a PIN code or screen swipe. Fingerprint scanners? So last year. Retina scanning, as per the ZTE Grand S3? A step forward. But none are a patch on just how impressive Fujitsu's iris recognition technology is, as we experienced... >>

Kazam Tornado 552L: Slender 5.2-inch smartphone has got the looks (hands-on)
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Kazam Tornado 552L: Slender 5.2-inch smartphone has got the looks (hands-on)

By 3 March 2015

Kazam - sounds like some kind of magic word, doesn't it? And in the mobile phone market, perhaps it is. For this European-only brand has just launched its latest super-thin phone: the Kazam Tornado 552L. The smattering of letters and numbers might not... >>

Honor 6 Plus: The two-lens snapping smartphone is coming to Europe (hands-on)
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Honor 6 Plus: The two-lens snapping smartphone is coming to Europe (hands-on)

By 3 March 2015

Honor has used its press conference at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to announce a new mid-range device going by the name of the 4X, as well as launch its previously announced Honor 6 Plus smartphone in the European market.  The Honor 6 Plus was... >>