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The Galaxy Grand 2 is Samsung’s Latest Big Screen Phone

November 25, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Galaxy Grand 2Samsung has announced the Galaxy Grand 2, its latest smartphone with a massive screen, this time measuring 5.25-inches. That’s just a touch larger than the Galaxy S4, but slightly smaller than the Galaxy Note 3. If that sounds like …

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Now you can buy unlocked smartphones through GiffGaff

November 22, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

GiffGaff phonesAt the beginning of the month, GiffGaff confirmed it would start selling smartphones alongside its great value SIM-only mobile network. Although it said at the time there was a hope of launching them before the end of November, it was …

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LG and Samsung go round the bend

 Simon Hill Samsung_Round_LG_G_Flex

Are Samsung and LG ahead of the curve on this one, or have they gone round the bend? The age of the curved display is upon us, but what does it really mean? Is this pointless gimmickry, or is there …

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Massive Lumia 1520 ready for release on December 6

November 21, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Lumia 1520 GroupNokia announced the Lumia 1520 at the end of October, at its packed Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi, alongside the Lumia 1320 and the Lumia 2520 tablet. At the time, it said little about the phone’s release, other …

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The next superphone could have a Snapdragon 805 processor inside

November 20, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Snapdragon ProcessorIf you’ve been keeping an eye on the major smartphone releases this year, you’ll know the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor has been inside many of them. The list includes the Nexus 5, the Sony Xperia Z1, and the Galaxy …

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Fancy a trip to Harrods? Maybe you’ll pick up BlackBerry’s Porsche Design P’9982 for £1500

November 19, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

BlackBerry P9982BlackBerry may be going through some challenging times at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped it from announcing a new, high-end smartphone in conjunction with Porsche Design. The phone is called the P’9982, and is a successor of sorts …

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Qualcomm Toq smartwatch ready for launch in early December

November 18, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Qualcomm ToqAnother smartwatch is about to hit the market, this time produced by Qualcomm, a company best known for producing mobile processors, such as the Snapdragon series. It’s called the Toq, and was previewed during the IFA 2013 tech show …

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Jolla smartphone ready to sail on November 27

November 15, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Jolla Phone 1The world’s first smartphone to use the Sailfish operating system will be released on November 27, when the device will arrive on the DNA network in Finland. It’ll launch at an invite-only party held by Jolla, where 450 phones …

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Which iPad is right for you?

 Simon Hill which_iPad

Apple iPad AirApple’s iPad range is proving irresistible for many. The company has sold more than 170 million of them. The new models will be on plenty of Christmas wish lists, but how do you work out which iPad is right for …

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Motorola Moto G announced, a £130 budget smartphone with stock Android

November 14, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Moto G Full SmallIf you’ve been itching to see what Motorola had planned for the UK, then all has been revealed. At an event held in Brazil, but live streamed to the world over the Internet, the Google-owned firm has announced the

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