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Huawei P30 vs P30 Pro: Which should you consider buying?
Huawei P30 vs P30 Pro: Which should you consider buying? By Britta O'Boyle

Huawei is rumoured to announce the P30 and P30 Pro soon. Here are the differences and similarities expected for the P30 and P30 Pro.... Read more

Upcoming phones: The future smartphones of 2019
Upcoming phones: The future smartphones of 2019 By Chris Hall

The cutting edge of tech is the smartphone - and here are all the exciting phones from the likes of Apple, Samsung, Huawei and more... Read more

What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free?
What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free? By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint daily is a new daily tech newsletter curated by Stuart Miles, Pocket-lint's founder. Find out how to get it every morning. Read more

Which is the best mid-range phone under £400?
Which is the best mid-range phone under £400? By Britta O'Boyle

We've rounded up the best devices that sit between the £200 mark and the £400 mark. These are the best mid-range smartphones we've seen.... Read more

Best Samsung phones: Galaxy S, Note and A compared
Best Samsung phones: Galaxy S, Note and A compared By Britta O'Boyle

A breakdown of Samsung's four core smartphone ranges - Galaxy S, Note, A and J - to help you choose the right Samsung device for you and your budget.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S9 vs S8: Worth the upgrade?
Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S9 vs S8: Worth the upgrade? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung's Galaxy S10 is now on sale, so how does it compare to the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S8?... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S10+ vs S10e vs S10 5G: Range compared
Samsung Galaxy S10 vs S10+ vs S10e vs S10 5G: Range compared By Britta O'Boyle

Here is how the Galaxy S10 compares to the S10+, smaller S10e and larger S10 5G to help you find the right Galaxy for you.... Read more

Best Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ cases: Protect your new Samsung phone
Best Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ cases: Protect your new Samsung phone By Britta O'Boyle

With three sizes, case options vary depending on the model. We've complied the best cases we've found so far for the Samsung Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+... Read more

Best smartphones 2019: The top mobile phones available to buy today
Best smartphones 2019: The top mobile phones available to buy today By Chris Hall

The best smartphones you can currently buy, covering the best of iPhone and Samsung, Huawei and everything Android has to offer... Read more

Sony Xperia 1 vs Xperia XZ3: What's the difference?
Sony Xperia 1 vs Xperia XZ3: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Just six months on, here is how the latest Sony Xperia 1, known in rumours as the Xperia XZ4, compares to last year's Xperia XZ3. Should you upgrade?... Read more

Sony Xperia 1 vs Xperia 10 vs Xperia 10 Plus: Which is the right 21:9 smartphone for you?
Sony Xperia 1 vs Xperia 10 vs Xperia 10 Plus: Which is the right 21:9 smartphone for you? By Britta O'Boyle

With the Sony Xperia 1 costing £799 and the Xperia 10 and 10 Plus both under £350, how do they compare and what do you get for nearly twice the cost?... Read more

LG G8 ThinQ vs LG G7 ThinQ: What's the difference?
LG G8 ThinQ vs LG G7 ThinQ: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

How does the LG G8 ThinQ compare to the LG G7 ThinQ? Here are the differences and similarities between the LG G8 ThinQ and the LG G7 ThinQ.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 vs LG G8 ThinQ: Which should you buy?
Samsung Galaxy S10 vs LG G8 ThinQ: Which should you buy? By Britta O'Boyle

We pitch the S10 vs the LG G8 ThinQ to see what the differences and similarities are.... Read more

LG G8 ThinQ vs LG V50 ThinQ: Two flagships but how are they different?
LG G8 ThinQ vs LG V50 ThinQ: Two flagships but how are they different? By Britta O'Boyle

LG announced two flagship smartphones at Mobile World Congress: The LG G8 ThinQ and the LG V50 ThinQ 5G. Going forward, the G Series will be LG's hero... Read more

Nokia 9 PureView vs Google Pixel 3 XL: Single camera or penta camera?
Nokia 9 PureView vs Google Pixel 3 XL: Single camera or penta camera? By Britta O'Boyle

Nokia's 9 PureView runs Android One and has a penta-rear camera, but how does it compare to Google's Pixel 3 XL and its singular rear camera?... Read more

Which is the best iPhone? iPhone 7, iPhone 8, iPhone XR, or iPhone XS?
Which is the best iPhone? iPhone 7, iPhone 8, iPhone XR, or iPhone XS? By Britta O'Boyle

There's plenty of choice when it comes to smartphones, almost too much in fact. If you don't want Android, which is the best iPhone for you?... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10+ vs Huawei Mate 20 Pro: Which triple camera flagship champ should you buy?
Samsung Galaxy S10+ vs Huawei Mate 20 Pro: Which triple camera flagship champ should you buy? By Cam Bunton

Samsung's latest flagship champ looks set to take on Huawei's latest high-end Mate 20 Pro. How do the specs compare?... Read more

Best wireless chargers 2019 for iPhone, Samsung, Huawei and more
Best wireless chargers 2019 for iPhone, Samsung, Huawei and more By Dan Grabham

If you've got a phone with wireless charging, then we've collected all the best wireless chargers together in one place just for you.... Read more

Best budget phone 2019: Cheap phones for under £200
Best budget phone 2019: Cheap phones for under £200 By Britta O'Boyle

Without compromising features, these are the best budget smartphones available to buy. Low-cost phones with decent specs, good battery life and more.... Read more

Motorola Moto G7 series compared: Plus vs Play vs Power
Motorola Moto G7 series compared: Plus vs Play vs Power By Britta O'Boyle

Four Moto G models have been revealed for 2019: The standard G7, G7 Plus, G7 Play and the G7 Power. Here is how the Moto G7 family compares.... Read more

Motorola Moto C, Moto E, Moto G, Moto Z, Moto One compared: Which Moto is right for you?
Motorola Moto C, Moto E, Moto G, Moto Z, Moto One compared: Which Moto is right for you? By Britta O'Boyle

We've compared the Moto C, Moto E, Moto G, Moto Z and Moto One ranges to help you work out the differences between an £90 Moto device and a flagship Moto.... Read more

Motorola Moto G7 Plus vs Moto G6 Plus: Should you upgrade?
Motorola Moto G7 Plus vs Moto G6 Plus: Should you upgrade? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the specs and features of Motorola's Moto G7 Plus and the Moto G6 Plus. Which should you buy and should you upgrade?... Read more

Oppo RX17 Pro vs Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs OnePlus 6T: The alt-flagship showdown
Oppo RX17 Pro vs Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs OnePlus 6T: The alt-flagship showdown By Chris Hall

Oppo and Xiaomi are both new to the UK - so how do they compare to the favourite flagship alternative from OnePlus?... Read more

Honor smartphones compared: Honor View 20 vs Honor 10 vs Honor 8 vs Honor 7
Honor smartphones compared: Honor View 20 vs Honor 10 vs Honor 8 vs Honor 7 By Chris Hall

Here we have Honor's complete current line-up of phones, available in the UK, so you can pick the best model for you.... Read more

Honor View 20 vs OnePlus 6T: What's the difference?
Honor View 20 vs OnePlus 6T: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

Honor has a new contender for the affordable flagship phone to buy. But how does the V20 sit against its obvious OnePlus 6T competition?... Read more

Best iPhone XS and XS Max cases: Protect your new Apple smartphone
Best iPhone XS and XS Max cases: Protect your new Apple smartphone By Britta O'Boyle

The best cases available to protect your new iPhone XS or XS Max.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 Lite vs Google Pixel 3: What might the Lite models miss out?
Google Pixel 3 Lite vs Google Pixel 3: What might the Lite models miss out? By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the differences and similarities between the Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 Lite XL and the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, based on the speculation.... Read more

Huawei P30 vs Huawei P20: What's the rumoured difference?
Huawei P30 vs Huawei P20: What's the rumoured difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the rumoured specs for the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro up against 2018's Huawei P20 and P20 Pro. How do they compare and what might be different?... Read more

Best iPhone XR cases: Protect your new Apple device
Best iPhone XR cases: Protect your new Apple device By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the best cases available to protect your new iPhone XR.... Read more

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 vs Honor Magic 2: Slider phone showdown
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 vs Honor Magic 2: Slider phone showdown By Mike Lowe

The antithesis to the notch: the Honor Magic 2 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 slider phones have full screen displays. We've seen both, so which wins and why?... Read more

Best PopSocket designs: Get a grip on your device with these cool patterns
Best PopSocket designs: Get a grip on your device with these cool patterns By Maggie Tillman

Whether you want an Original or a Swappable PopSocket, there's a countless number of designs and patterns to choose from. Here's our top picks... Read more

Best Android phone 2019: Which is the top Android phone to buy today?
Best Android phone 2019: Which is the top Android phone to buy today? By Chris Hall

Here are the best Android phones from Samsung, Huawei, OnePlus, Google and more to help you choose the best phone for you... Read more

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition vs OnePlus 6T: What's the difference?
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition vs OnePlus 6T: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

Closely related, but there are some important differences between these OnePlus handsets... Read more

Apple iPhone XS vs XS Max vs iPhone XR: What's the difference?
Apple iPhone XS vs XS Max vs iPhone XR: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the three new 2018 Apple iPhones - the iPhone XS, XS Max and the iPhone XR. How are they different and which should you buy?... Read more

Best Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL accessories from Carphone Warehouse
Best Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL accessories from Carphone Warehouse By Pocket-lint Promotion

We've rounded up the best accessories for the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from Carphone Warehouse... Read more

Best accessories for the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20 Lite from Carphone Warehouse
Best accessories for the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20 Lite from Carphone Warehouse By Pocket-lint Promotion

Here are 5 accessories to get from Carphone Warehouse if you've bought the Huawei Mate 20 Pro or Mate 20 Lite... Read more

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs OnePlus 6T: Which phone should you buy?
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro vs OnePlus 6T: Which phone should you buy? By Chris Hall

These two flagship phones go head-to-head... Read more

OnePlus 6T vs Huawei P20/P20 Pro: Which should you buy?
OnePlus 6T vs Huawei P20/P20 Pro: Which should you buy? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of features, specs and price between Huawei's P20, P20 Pro, the OnePlus 6 and the OnePlus 6T. Which should you buy?... Read more

OnePlus 6T vs Samsung Galaxy S9: What's the difference?
OnePlus 6T vs Samsung Galaxy S9: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

A comparison of the features, specs and price of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ against the OnePlus 6 and latest OnePlus 6T.... Read more

OnePlus 6T vs 6 vs OnePlus 5T: Should you upgrade?
OnePlus 6T vs 6 vs OnePlus 5T: Should you upgrade? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the features and specs of the new OnePlus 6T against the older OnePlus 6 and last year's OnePlus 5T.... Read more

Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone 8 vs iPhone 8 Plus: What's the difference?
Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone 8 vs iPhone 8 Plus: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison between Apple's latest iPhone XR - the device that would have traditionally been called the iPhone 9 - and the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus... Read more

Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: Should you upgrade and why?
Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: Should you upgrade and why? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of how the iPhone XR differs to the older iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S models to help you decide if you should upgrade and to which iPhone.... Read more

Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone XS: Which should you buy?
Apple iPhone XR vs iPhone XS: Which should you buy? By Pocket-lint Promotion

Which one should you choose? We run the numbers to see which one is best suited to you... Read more

Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Mate 20 vs Mate 20 Lite: What's the difference?
Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Mate 20 vs Mate 20 Lite: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

The Mate series is back - but in three forms, each being quite different from the next. How does the Mate 20 differ from its Pro and Lite cousins?... Read more

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL vs Huawei P20 Pro: How do they compare?
Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL vs Huawei P20 Pro: How do they compare? By Britta O'Boyle

Google's Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are finally official, following months of leaks. Here is how they compare to the excellent Huawei P20 Pro.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+: Which should you buy?
Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+: Which should you buy? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison between Google's Pixel 3 and 3 XL and Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9+. How do the devices differ and which should you consider buying?... Read more

Pixel 3 vs 3 XL vs iPhone XS vs iPhone XS Max: Go Google or Apple?
Pixel 3 vs 3 XL vs iPhone XS vs iPhone XS Max: Go Google or Apple? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the iPhone XS and XS Max against the best that Google has to offer in the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 2 vs Pixel: How have the Pixel smartphones changed?
Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 2 vs Pixel: How have the Pixel smartphones changed? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL against the Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel and Pixel XL. How have Google Pixel handsets have changed?... Read more

Samsung Galaxy A9 vs Galaxy S9+: What difference does £250 make?
Samsung Galaxy A9 vs Galaxy S9+: What difference does £250 make? By Britta O'Boyle

The Galaxy A9 has a price tag of £549 compared to the Galaxy S9+'s £799 and S9's £639. The question is, what do you miss out on to save that £250?... Read more

Razer Phone vs Razer Phone 2: What's the difference?
Razer Phone vs Razer Phone 2: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

The gaming phone's follow-up is here, sporting a glass back, wireless charging and flagship innards. But does anyone really need a gaming phone?... Read more

LG V40 vs LG G7 ThinQ: What's the difference?
LG V40 vs LG G7 ThinQ: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the features and specifications between the LG V40 ThinQ and the LG G7 ThinQ.... Read more

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