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The next superphone could have a Snapdragon 805 processor inside

November 20, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

If 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 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 to [...]

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Qualcomm Toq smartwatch ready for launch in early December

November 18, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Another 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 held [...]

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Jolla smartphone ready to sail on November 27

November 15, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

The 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 will [...]

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Which iPad is right for you?

 Simon Hill which_iPad

Apple’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

If 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 Moto [...]

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White HTC Desire 500 hits the UK as a Carphone Warehouse exclusive

November 13, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

The HTC Desire 500 was announced earlier this year, and despite being available as a SIM-free phone through an online retailer, the phone has never made it out onto the high street before. That’s now changed, as Carphone Warehouse has [...]

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Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display now on sale through Apple’s online store

November 12, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Apple announced the second generation iPad Mini, now with a high resolution Retina display, during an event on October 22. While the full-size tablet launched on the day, the iPad Air, was given a release date and has already gone [...]

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Latest deal sees Galaxy Gear come free with Galaxy Note 3

November 11, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Smartwatches are still a rarity, but there are several examples out there to buy, one being the Galaxy Gear. Samsung’s wrist-worn gadget has a frighteningly high, £300 price tag, twice that of its Sony rival the SmartWatch 2, and three [...]

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Asda wants just £5 for its latest phone, but it’s pretty basic

November 8, 2013 Andrew Boxall post thumbnail

Although “free” phones are common, the price is usually dependent on signing up for a multi-year contract, meaning they’re not free at all, at least not in the long run. So how cheap does a phone get, without a contract? [...]

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