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Best Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL tips and tricks: Android Pie prowess
Best Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL tips and tricks: Android Pie prowess By Chris Hall

We dive deep into the Pixel 3 and 3 XL to bring you the ultimate guide to Google's phones... Read more

Mobile World Congress 2019: What to expect from the World's biggest mobile show
Mobile World Congress 2019: What to expect from the World's biggest mobile show By Chris Hall

Mobile World Congress is the biggest mobile event of the year, seeing the launch of many of the top smartphones, smartwatches and tablets... Read more

Best SIM only deals in December 2018: 100GB data for £20
Best SIM only deals in December 2018: 100GB data for £20 By Rob Kerr

Best SIM only deals in December 2018, selected from EE, Three, Vodafone, O2: 100GB data for £20, 30GB for £17 or 2GB for £9 Read more

Huawei's Nova 4 has a 48MP rear camera and pinhole front cam, too
Huawei's Nova 4 has a 48MP rear camera and pinhole front cam, too By Dan Grabham

The Huawei Nova 4 has been revealed in China with a pinhole camera just like the Samsung Galaxy A8s.... Read more

Samsung and LG both showing 5G handsets in February
Samsung and LG both showing 5G handsets in February By Dan Grabham

A new report from Korea has pegged Mobile World Congress as the event at which we'll see 5G handsets debut from Samsung as well as LG.... Read more

Best last-minute Christmas gifts 2018: Ideas, decorations, jumpers and more
Best last-minute Christmas gifts 2018: Ideas, decorations, jumpers and more By Stuart Miles

Yes, it's that time of year again when you get to eat mince pies and drink mulled wine and not feel guilty about it.We're all about Christmas here at Pocket-lint.... Read more

OnePlus 7 release date, rumours, features and news
OnePlus 7 release date, rumours, features and news By Britta O'Boyle

There are already numerous rumours surrounding the OnePlus 7, due around May 2019. Here is everything we have heard so far.... Read more

The slider phone is 2019's answer to the notch - does it make sense?
The slider phone is 2019's answer to the notch - does it make sense? By Mike Lowe

Banish the notch! The slider phone is 2018/19's latest trend, with Xiaomi, Honor, Lenovo and Vivo leading with pop-up cameras. But does it make sense?... Read more

Google Pixel 3 Lite and 3 Lite XL release date, rumours, features and news
Google Pixel 3 Lite and 3 Lite XL release date, rumours, features and news By Britta O'Boyle

Google is reported to be announcing a third device, dubbed the Pixel 3 Lite, also known as Sargo and Bonito. Here is everything we've heard so far.... Read more

In-display fingerprint readers: How do they work and what phones will we see them in?
In-display fingerprint readers: How do they work and what phones will we see them in? By Dan Grabham

We'll see more fingerprint readers in 2019 - and they'll be more accurate than ever before.... Read more

Apple iPhone 2019: What we want to see from the iPhone XI
Apple iPhone 2019: What we want to see from the iPhone XI By Britta O'Boyle

Apple's next iPhones aren't due until September 2019 but that doesn't mean we can't speculate about what we'd like to see on the next iPhones.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far?
Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far? By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is still a little way off - in early 2019 - but we're already hearing a bunch of rumours about what form the device will take.... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ4 release date, rumours, news and features
Sony Xperia XZ4 release date, rumours, news and features By Britta O'Boyle

Here is everything we know so far about the rumoured Sony Xperia XZ4, along with a little of what we would like to see for good measure.... Read more

10 tips for recording better video with your smartphone
10 tips for recording better video with your smartphone By Elyse Betters

Thanks to smartphones, recording video has never been so easy or effortless.Everyone has a powerful video camera in their pocket: a smartphone. And with... Read more

How much will Samsung Galaxy S10 cost in the UK?
How much will Samsung Galaxy S10 cost in the UK? By Rik Henderson

Leaks reveal prices for the three Samsung Galaxy S10 handsets said to be coming early next year.... Read more

Amazing Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks reveal all, including price, date and key specifications
Amazing Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks reveal all, including price, date and key specifications By Maggie Tillman

Fresh leaks have revealed a tonne of top information about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10.... Read more

Apple to use new Samsung OLED display so 2019 iPhone will be thinner
Apple to use new Samsung OLED display so 2019 iPhone will be thinner By Maggie Tillman

A new report coming out of Apple's supply chain suggests the company plans to use a new screen technology from Samsung.... Read more

Huawei P30 Pro could pack a 38MP Sony sensor with Quad-Pixel PDAF
Huawei P30 Pro could pack a 38MP Sony sensor with Quad-Pixel PDAF By Maggie Tillman

Huawei’s next device, the Huawei P30 Pro, which will follow the Huawei P20 Pro, is expected to feature a 38-megapixel Sony IMX607 sensor.... Read more

Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition ditches selfie camera for second screen
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition ditches selfie camera for second screen By Mike Lowe

No front-facing camera? No problem. This Vivo phone has a second screen instead, removing the need for any notch to the front while minimising bezel.... Read more

The dual screen phone comeback: A history of mobile devices with two screens
The dual screen phone comeback: A history of mobile devices with two screens By Mike Lowe

Phones with two screens have been around since 2011, but never lauded with success. In 2018 it's a design answer to the notch, but does it make sense?... Read more

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition in pictures: Homage to speed
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition in pictures: Homage to speed By Chris Hall

When OnePlus launched the 6T, it did so under the banner "unlock the speed". At the time it was a reference to the new fingerprint scanner under the display,... Read more

Apple iPhone to Google Pixel 3: How to transfer contacts, messages, calendars and media
Apple iPhone to Google Pixel 3: How to transfer contacts, messages, calendars and media By Cam Bunton

With the Pixel and Pixel XL, the company's first home-made smartphones, Google decided to make part of the usual pains of phone setup disappear.... Read more

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition adds Warp Charge 30 and 30W charger in the box
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition adds Warp Charge 30 and 30W charger in the box By Rik Henderson

OnePlus has officially unveiled its phone produced in partnership with F1 and premium car brand McLaren.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 Lite and Lite XL phones fully revealed in crisp 5K renders
Google Pixel 3 Lite and Lite XL phones fully revealed in crisp 5K renders By Maggie Tillman

Feast your eyes on the more affordable models coming to the Google’s Pixel 3 range.... Read more

Nokia 9 Pureview specs, release date, news and rumours
Nokia 9 Pureview specs, release date, news and rumours By Dan Grabham

We thought we were going to get a Nokia 9 earlier this year, but this ended up being the Nokia 8 Sirocco. So when will we see Nokia 9?... Read more

What is 5G, when is it coming and why do we need it?
What is 5G, when is it coming and why do we need it? 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

Samsung Galaxy A8s official, first phone with in-display camera
Samsung Galaxy A8s official, first phone with in-display camera By Rik Henderson

It seems that Samsung will be the first manufacturer to market with a phone sporting an in-display camera.... Read more

Honor View 20 revealed with in-display front and 48MP rear cameras
Honor View 20 revealed with in-display front and 48MP rear cameras By Rik Henderson

Honor is hosting an event on 22 January next year for the launch of a phone with innovative camera tech, front and back.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10+ leaks out showing triple-lens rear camera
Samsung Galaxy S10+ leaks out showing triple-lens rear camera By Maggie Tillman

It looks like the first images of the Samsung Galaxy S10 have leaked.... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact pops up in fresh round of leaked renders
Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact pops up in fresh round of leaked renders By Maggie Tillman

The next additions to Sony’s Xperia smartphone lineup have leaked online, in the form of renders.... Read more

Elusive Nokia 9 PureView said to run Android 9 Pie on Snapdragon 845
Elusive Nokia 9 PureView said to run Android 9 Pie on Snapdragon 845 By Chris Hall

Minor leaks provide details on Nokia's forthcoming flagship phone... Read more

OnePlus 5G smartphone release date, rumours and features
OnePlus 5G smartphone release date, rumours and features By Britta O'Boyle

Rumours suggest we will see a 5G OnePlus smartphone from a new range launch before the expected OnePlus 7. Here's everything you need to know.... Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855: What you need to know about the 2019 flagship phone tech
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855: What you need to know about the 2019 flagship phone tech By Dan Grabham

Qualcomm has announced a new flagship version of its Snapdragon smartphone platform. Snapdragon 855 is significant for two reasons – firstly, this is... Read more

Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and ZTE are also confirmed to be developing 5G devices
Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and ZTE are also confirmed to be developing 5G devices By Dan Grabham

Some leading Chinese phone manufacturers have committed to producing 5G handsets during 2019.Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and ZTE will be offering handsets using... Read more

Xiaomi teases exciting new phone with 48-megapixel camera
Xiaomi teases exciting new phone with 48-megapixel camera By Maggie Tillman

A 48-megapixel device would allow for clearer pictures and also let users zoom up to four times with minimal loss in quality.... Read more

Samsung is making a second 5G phone, and AT&T will offer it in 2019
Samsung is making a second 5G phone, and AT&T will offer it in 2019 By Maggie Tillman

Little is known about Samsung's second 5G phone. We only know it isn’t expected until the second half of 2019.... Read more

EE will be first to offer OnePlus 5G smartphone in 2019
EE will be first to offer OnePlus 5G smartphone in 2019 By Maggie Tillman

OnePlus is committed to releasing a 5G-capable smartphone in 2019, and when it launches, EE will be the first to support it in the world.... Read more

Nokia 8.1 official and release date revealed, mid-range marvel for early 2019
Nokia 8.1 official and release date revealed, mid-range marvel for early 2019 By Rik Henderson

The pace of Nokia updates is unrelenting. The Nokia 8.1 is the latest phone to be announced that improves on an existing model.... Read more

Honor invite reveals Honor View 11 launch date, in-screen camera and more
Honor invite reveals Honor View 11 launch date, in-screen camera and more By Rik Henderson

An Honor employee has posted a "save the date" invite online for an event next year, which we believe to be the launch of the Honor View 11.... Read more

We've seen Samsung's 5G phone - and it has a strange notch on the right
We've seen Samsung's 5G phone - and it has a strange notch on the right By Dan Grabham

Samsung has announced that it will produce a 5G phone next year and we've seen a prototype version of the device at Qualcomm's 2018 Tech Summit which we're... Read more

Qualcomm details Snapdragon 855 - the platform to power many 2019 flagship phones
Qualcomm details Snapdragon 855 - the platform to power many 2019 flagship phones By Dan Grabham

Qualcomm has announced Snapdragon 855 at its annual Tech Summit – the platform follows up the 845 as the corporation’s range-topping hardware.... Read more

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition confirmed by the most amazing invitation ever
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition confirmed by the most amazing invitation ever By Chris Hall

OnePlus has teamed up with McLaren to launch a special edition of the OnePlus 6T... Read more

No 5G iPhone for 2019, you'll have to wait until 2020 for Apple adoption
No 5G iPhone for 2019, you'll have to wait until 2020 for Apple adoption By Rik Henderson

Apple has no plans to release a 5G iPhone next year. You'll have to wait until 2020 for an Apple iPhone capable of connecting to the mobile tech.... Read more

Sony Xperia XZ4 leak shows triple cameras and side fingerprint sensor
Sony Xperia XZ4 leak shows triple cameras and side fingerprint sensor By Maggie Tillman

An upcoming Sony smartphone, which is expected to release in 2019, has leaked online.... Read more

Oppo said it will share details about a foldable phone at MWC 2019
Oppo said it will share details about a foldable phone at MWC 2019 By Maggie Tillman

Other companies have also already teased prototypes, so with Oppo now joining, it’s looking like we will have no shortage of foldable phone options.... Read more

Moto G7 Power phone will come with a huge battery, FCC filing shows
Moto G7 Power phone will come with a huge battery, FCC filing shows By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Motorola will announce a Moto G7 Power alongside the Moto G7, Moto G7 Plus, and Moto G7 Play.... Read more

Motorola Moto G7, Plus and G7 Play release date, rumours, news and features
Motorola Moto G7, Plus and G7 Play release date, rumours, news and features By Britta O'Boyle

A round up of the features, specs and designs expected for the Motorola Moto G7, G7 Plus and G7 Play smartphones.... Read more

HTC is working with Sprint on a 5G smart hub, coming in 2019
HTC is working with Sprint on a 5G smart hub, coming in 2019 By Maggie Tillman

HTC is working on a new device, but it's not exactly clear what type of device it is or why you'll want it. All we know is it'll support 5G.... Read more

Moto G7 Play revealed in all its glory
Moto G7 Play revealed in all its glory By Rik Henderson

The Moto G7 Play has popped up on an FCC filing, which includes a whole stack of official pics.... Read more

How the iPhone almost didn’t happen: Jony Ive talks design, drive, and curiosity
How the iPhone almost didn’t happen: Jony Ive talks design, drive, and curiosity By David Phelan

"I've been thinking about a small user interface project we started working on about in 2002-2003 and it's a particularly powerful example of how a partial... Read more

Huawei will adopt pinhole front camera for Nova 4, to launch on 12 December
Huawei will adopt pinhole front camera for Nova 4, to launch on 12 December By Rik Henderson

A phone, said to be the Huawei Nova 4, has been teased for a full unveiling on Wednesday 12 December.Huawai has released what amounts to save the date... Read more

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