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Hands-on with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

Hands-on with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

We’ve had a quick test-drive of Apple’s new phones and deliver our early verdict.
Sep 8 2016, 3:00PM
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: the verdict

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: the verdict

Could this be the best smartphone on the market? After extensive testing of Samsung's new big-screen phone, we give our verdict.
Aug 21 2016, 7:00AM
Galaxy Note 7: should you take the plunge?

Galaxy Note 7: should you take the plunge?

Samsung's new high-end smartphone boasts a host of improvements, including waterproofing. It's available for pre-order today, so we took it for a spin to see if it's worth the hype.
Aug 5 2016, 5:58AM
Xperia X review: Sony's 'affordable' flagship phone

Xperia X review: Sony's 'affordable' flagship phone

The Sony Xperia X isn’t up with the very best phones, but priced at least $300 less than premium models, it finds the right compromises.
Jul 20 2016, 11:40AM
Xperia XA phone review: Sony's sub-$500 beauty

Xperia XA phone review: Sony's sub-$500 beauty

Sony's new mid-range smartphone looks stunning, but is its beauty more than skin deep?
Jul 14 2016, 11:20AM
A big-screen phone for under $450: LG Stylus reviewed

A big-screen phone for under $450: LG Stylus reviewed

With its 5.7in screen, digital radio and stylus, LG's Stylus DAB+ is a budget smartphone to take note of.
Jun 1 2016, 4:27PM
Lumia 650 review: a Windows 10 phone for under $300

Lumia 650 review: a Windows 10 phone for under $300

Microsoft's Lumia 650 has a great design, display and price – so what's the catch?
May 30 2016, 4:39PM
Huawei Mate 8 review: As compact as a 6in phone can get?

Huawei Mate 8 review: As compact as a 6in phone can get?

If you're looking for a big-screen Android phone with battery life to match, Huawei's stylish Mate 8 should be on your shortlist.
May 24 2016, 12:27PM
Is Huawei's P9 the next big thing in smartphones?

Is Huawei's P9 the next big thing in smartphones?

First looks: Huawei's new flagship phones, the P9 and P9 Plus.
Apr 8 2016, 10:28AM
Are tablets dying?

Are tablets dying?

Tablet sales have been in decline for some time. Are they heading the same way as netbooks? Stuart Andrews investigates
Jan 5 2016, 3:45PM
Microsoft Lumia 950 review: Interesting, but is it good enough?

Microsoft Lumia 950 review: Interesting, but is it good enough?

Microsoft's Lumia 950 showcases Windows 10 for phone, and brings with it a rather respectable set of specs
Nov 30 2015, 5:00PM
Sony Xperia Z6: 5 features we'd like to see on Sony's next flagship smartphone

Sony Xperia Z6: 5 features we'd like to see on Sony's next flagship smartphone

The Sony Xperia Z5 was good, but the Xperia Z6 needs to be even better. Here are 5 things Sony needs to include next time round
Nov 30 2015, 5:00PM
Google Nexus 6P review: In a word, AWESOME

Google Nexus 6P review: In a word, AWESOME

Delivers style, practicality and most of the features you need from a smartphone in a reasonably priced package
Nov 12 2015, 2:26PM
BlackBerry Priv review: The phone BlackBerry should have built years ago

BlackBerry Priv review: The phone BlackBerry should have built years ago

The BlackBerry Priv isn't a bad phone, and it has a lot of interesting features. But is it too late?
Nov 9 2015, 4:47PM
Google LG Nexus 5X vs Huawei Nexus 6P: Which Nexus phone should you buy?

Google LG Nexus 5X vs Huawei Nexus 6P: Which Nexus phone should you buy?

Can't decide between the new Nexus phones? We're here to help with a quick rundown of the differences between each handset
Oct 28 2015, 1:25PM
Android Marshmallow: Eight killer features

Android Marshmallow: Eight killer features

Android M packs in a range of new features. Here are eight of the best
Oct 23 2015, 3:08PM
Google Nexus 5X review: Is it better than the OnePlus 2?

Google Nexus 5X review: Is it better than the OnePlus 2?

An ugly duckling of a smartphone, but the rest is pure brilliance. The Nexus is back with a bang
Oct 23 2015, 3:08PM
This phone case stops water drops, sweat without a thick screen cover

This phone case stops water drops, sweat without a thick screen cover

The case forms a waterproof seal between itself and the touchscreen which the company says provides complete water, dirt, snow and shock protection.
Aug 21 2013, 10:24AM
Samsung Galaxy S4, low cost 4G comes with compromise

Samsung Galaxy S4, low cost 4G comes with compromise

Optus is offering the Galaxy Express 4G handset from $35 a month. If you’re looking for a cheap 4G phone this is one option.
Jun 4 2013, 5:59PM
Nexus 4 reviewed: superb and more affordable than big-name phones

Nexus 4 reviewed: superb and more affordable than big-name phones

The Nexus 4 is the best Nexus phone yet, and at a great price, too. Read the review.
Mar 19 2013, 12:14PM

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