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Any fingerprint can unlock a Galaxy S10: Here's how and when it'll be fixed
Any fingerprint can unlock a Galaxy S10: Here's how and when it'll be fixed By Rik Henderson

Updated Samsung will be pushing a software update to phones in order to fix a rather embarrassing problem with its in-display fingerprint sensor technology.... Read more

Motorola Razr foldable phone: Release date, specs, features and price
Motorola Razr foldable phone: Release date, specs, features and price By Britta O'Boyle

Updated This is everything we know about the Motorola Razr foldable phone so far.... 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

Huawei's Nova 5T is a pretty hot mid-ranger (and yes, it has Google apps)
Huawei's Nova 5T is a pretty hot mid-ranger (and yes, it has Google apps) By Dan Grabham

Huawei's latest mid-range phone has all the Google apps you'd expect - unlike the recently-announced Mate 30 - and many of the smarts from the higher-end... Read more

Samsung has a new plan for the screen for Galaxy Fold 2
Samsung has a new plan for the screen for Galaxy Fold 2 By Dan Grabham

Samsung is going back to the drawing board for the screen of its next-generation Galaxy foldable as it doubles down on its leadership in foldable phones... Read more

OnePlus 8 Pro leaks, complete with quad camera and hole punch display
OnePlus 8 Pro leaks, complete with quad camera and hole punch display By Cam Bunton

Renders of the OnePlus 8 Pro have leaked, showing design similar to the OnePlus 8 that has already leaked... Read more

Motorola Razr folding phone could be revealed on 13 November
Motorola Razr folding phone could be revealed on 13 November By Britta O'Boyle

Motorola has sent out invites for an event in Los Angeles on 13 November that promises the "highly anticipated unveiling of a reinvented icon". It's thought... Read more

Nokia's upcoming 5G phone has been leaked
Nokia's upcoming 5G phone has been leaked By Dan Grabham

Nokia's upcoming 5G phone has been leaked and is set to be called the Nokia 8.2. The phone may have a superpower camera, too; there's a suggestion of a... Read more

Three network down in the UK, but coming back up slowly
Three network down in the UK, but coming back up slowly By Rik Henderson

Three's UK network is down and it seems to be a wider issue than previously thought.... Read more

O2 launches 5G in six UK locations today, plans available with no 5G premium
O2 launches 5G in six UK locations today, plans available with no 5G premium By Dan Grabham

O2 has switched on its 5G network in the UK - plans are available at no premium for 5G. The blue network joins Vodafone and EE on the 5G road (and Three,... Read more

What is Google Live Caption and how does it work?
What is Google Live Caption and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Those of you who are hearing-impaired or love to watch videos with captions on will enjoy Google's new Live Caption feature now rolling out.... Read more

Motorola's Moto G8 Plus with triple rear cameras leaks out
Motorola's Moto G8 Plus with triple rear cameras leaks out By Maggie Tillman

Motorola appears to be working on a follow-up to the Moto G7 series, as photos and details about a new Moto G8 Plus have just leaked online.... Read more

Pre-order the Pixel 4 and get a $100 Amazon gift card or a free Chromebook
Pre-order the Pixel 4 and get a $100 Amazon gift card or a free Chromebook By Maggie Tillman

Google recently introduced the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, and we've already spotted two pre-order deals that are hard to ignore. The best part is one is available in the US, while the other is in the UK, so Pocket-lint readers on both sides of the pond will be able to save.... Read more

Oppo's Reno 2 and Reno 2 Z have been launched in the UK
Oppo's Reno 2 and Reno 2 Z have been launched in the UK By Dan Grabham

Oppo has announced its Reno 2 and Reno 2 Z in the UK, having previously debuted it in India. The pair of mid-range devices were launched at an event at... Read more

Oppo Reno 2 UK launch event today: Watch it right here
Oppo Reno 2 UK launch event today: Watch it right here By Dan Grabham

Oppo will be launching the European version of the Reno 2 smartphone on 16 October 2019. Here's how to watch it live.... Read more

Pixel 4 'Made by Google' event: Everything that happened
Pixel 4 'Made by Google' event: Everything that happened By Maggie Tillman

Updated Here's what happened at the Pixel 4 launch event and how you can still watch it.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, price, news and features
Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, price, news and features By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Here is everything you need to know about the Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL.... Read more

Google officially unveils the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL with boosted camera and radar Motion Sense
Google officially unveils the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL with boosted camera and radar Motion Sense By Chris Hall

Google has taken the wraps off its 2019 phones, revealing the often-leaked Pixel 4... Read more

When is Android 10 coming to my phone?
When is Android 10 coming to my phone? By Chris Hall

Updated We're gathering all the updates together for Samsung, Huawei and everyone else... Read more

What is Google's Soli chip and how does Motion Sense work?
What is Google's Soli chip and how does Motion Sense work? By Britta O'Boyle

Updated This is everything you need to know about Google's Soli chip, including what it is, how it works and what its potential applications are.... Read more

What is Night Sight and what can it do on the Pixel phone?
What is Night Sight and what can it do on the Pixel phone? By Chris Hall

Updated Everything you need to know about the Pixel night shooting mode... Read more

30 of the weirdest and wackiest mobile phones you won't admit you owned
30 of the weirdest and wackiest mobile phones you won't admit you owned By Rik Henderson

Updated We've had plenty of weird, wonderful and forward-thinking phone designs over the years. These are some of the best.... Read more

Realme X2 Pro wraps 90Hz screen and 64MP quad camera into new €400 flagship
Realme X2 Pro wraps 90Hz screen and 64MP quad camera into new €400 flagship By Mike Lowe

Realme is going big for its 2019 flagship, the X2 Pro, complete with quad camera, 6.5in 90Hz display, in-screen fingerprint scanner and more...... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

iPhone wallpapers: 118 of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds we've found
iPhone wallpapers: 118 of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds we've found By Maggie Tillman

Updated See our list of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds for your Apple iPhone. Download your favourites from our site.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite, S10 Lite and A91 could launch offensive on premium budget phone market
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite, S10 Lite and A91 could launch offensive on premium budget phone market By Rik Henderson

Samsung will reportedly seek to hit the premium budget phone market head-on with three new devices over the coming months.... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Apple iPhone SE 2 could cost just $399
Apple iPhone SE 2 could cost just $399 By Cam Bunton

Apple's rumoured budget iPhone - the follow up to the popular SE - will cost just $399 according to an analyst.... Read more

A year living with the Google Pixel 3 XL
A year living with the Google Pixel 3 XL By Chris Hall

Updated Announced on 7 October, it approaches its anniversary, dividing opinion, and ready to be replaced by the Pixel 4... Read more

Apple iPhone 11 and 11 Pro tips and tricks: An iOS 13 masterclass
Apple iPhone 11 and 11 Pro tips and tricks: An iOS 13 masterclass By Cam Bunton

If you've recently purchased an iPhone, check out our tips to get more out of them. Lots of great little features to discover.... Read more

Apple's own 5G modem due 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone
Apple's own 5G modem due 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone By Dan Grabham

Apple's first 5G modem will be with us in 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone.We believe that September 2020 will see the first iPhone with a 5G... Read more

Google services might soon be restored to Huawei devices
Google services might soon be restored to Huawei devices By Chris Hall

For the consumer division of Huawei one of the biggest impacts of its placement on the entity list in May 2019 has been the question over access to Google's... Read more

BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network
BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network By Dan Grabham

BT Mobile has revealed the plans and phones for its 5G network. The company's 5G network is live today in 20 towns and cities with a further 25 due by... Read more

OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition in pictures: Wait till you see the case
OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition in pictures: Wait till you see the case By Chris Hall

OnePlus has continued its partnership with McLaren, resulting in another special edition handset - the OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition... Read more

OnePlus is working with PUBG Mobile to enhance your gaming experience
OnePlus is working with PUBG Mobile to enhance your gaming experience By Chris Hall

OnePlus has confirmed that it's working with PUBG Mobile to provide an optimised experience for those playing on OnePlus devices.Announced briefly on stage... Read more

OnePlus gives the new OnePlus 7T Pro the McLaren treatment
OnePlus gives the new OnePlus 7T Pro the McLaren treatment By Maggie Tillman

OnePlus recently launched its new TV and the OnePlus 7T, and now it's introducing the OnePlus 7T Pro alongside a McLaren Edition.... Read more

OnePlus officially announces the OnePlus 7T Pro
OnePlus officially announces the OnePlus 7T Pro By Chris Hall

OnePlus has announced the anticipated OnePlus 7T Pro, the second 7T device in the series... Read more

OnePlus 7T Pro launch today: Watch it right here
OnePlus 7T Pro launch today: Watch it right here By Rik Henderson

Updated Having already unveiled its OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV devices, the company is hosting an event in London today, for the missing piece of the puzzle.... Read more

Nokia starts the Android 10 roll-out, with the Nokia 8.1 at the top of the list
Nokia starts the Android 10 roll-out, with the Nokia 8.1 at the top of the list By Chris Hall

HMD Global has confirmed that it is starting the upgrade of Nokia devices to Android 10, the latest version of Google's software... Read more

What is 5G, how fast is it and how is it rolling out across the US and UK?
What is 5G, how fast is it and how is it rolling out across the US and UK? By Dan Grabham

5G will be up to 400 times faster than 4G, for the utmost in connectivity speeds. But how does 5G work, how fast is it, how can you get it and when?... Read more

Oppo Reno Ace Gundam edition oozes geek cool from every pore
Oppo Reno Ace Gundam edition oozes geek cool from every pore By Rik Henderson

Oppo has announced a new phone for the Chinese market (initially, at least). With one version themed around the Mobile Suit Gundam anime series.... Read more

OnePlus 7T Pro listed on retailer site and it's more expensive than OnePlus 7 Pro
OnePlus 7T Pro listed on retailer site and it's more expensive than OnePlus 7 Pro By Britta O'Boyle

OnePlus is expected to reveal its OnePlus 7T Pro at an event in London today - 10 October. Ahead of the anticipated launch though, a Romanian site has... Read more

Google could soon unveil a 5G Pixel 4 and a new smartwatch
Google could soon unveil a 5G Pixel 4 and a new smartwatch By Maggie Tillman

Google has likely made a 5G version of the Pixel 4, and it could debut next week, according to a new report.... Read more

5G on EE: The phones, the speeds, the prices and everything you need to know
5G on EE: The phones, the speeds, the prices and everything you need to know By Chris Hall

Updated EE officially launched 5G on 30 May, the first network in the UK to launch a 5G service... Read more

11 photography tips and tricks for better smartphone photos
11 photography tips and tricks for better smartphone photos By Chris Hall

Updated The smartphone is now the go-to camera - but how can you take the best smartphone photos?... Read more

Which 5G phones have launched or are coming in 2019?
Which 5G phones have launched or are coming in 2019? By Dan Grabham

5G phones are here!... Read more

Vodafone 5G: The phones, the speeds, the prices and everything you need to know
Vodafone 5G: The phones, the speeds, the prices and everything you need to know By Dan Grabham

Vodafone's 5G service has now launched. We'll be bringing you all the latest information on the fledgeling network both now and over the coming months.... Read more

How to find a lost iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, AirPods or Mac
How to find a lost iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, AirPods or Mac By Britta O'Boyle

Updated The Find My app will allow Apple users to locate their devices, whether they are online or offline. Here's how.... Read more

Essential just teased an extremely long and gorgeous phone called Project Gem
Essential just teased an extremely long and gorgeous phone called Project Gem By Maggie Tillman

Andy Rubin - the tech executive who co-created the T-Mobile Sidekick, then later co-founded Android but left Google after being accused of sexual misconduct, and ultimately went on to create Essential Phone - has teased a mystery device on Twitter.... Read more

OnePlus teases McLaren Edition of OnePlus 7T Pro ahead of launch event
OnePlus teases McLaren Edition of OnePlus 7T Pro ahead of launch event By Maggie Tillman

OnePlus recently launched its new TV and the OnePlus 7T, but it still has another event coming up for the OnePlus 7T Pro.... Read more

What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone, iPad or Pixel?
What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone, iPad or Pixel? By Dan Grabham

eSIMs remove the need to have a physical SIM card and it's coming to an increasing number of devices.... Read more

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