Archive for August, 2009

Top five alternatives to the Nokia Lumia 620

We run through a selection of the best alternatives to Nokia’s Lumia 620, including the HTC Desire X, ZTE Blade 3 and HTC 8S Nokia’s Lumia 620 is a very capable handset considering the low price point. It has full blown Windows Phone 8 and is the most affordable phone running this platform. The internal […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Port listed on Google Play

The Wireless Charging Port for the Google Nexus 4 has appeared inside the Play store, there’s no word on pricing or availability though Google’s Nexus 4 Wireless Charging orb is now listed inside Google’s Play store, three months after the smartphone’s launch. The Orb is priced at $59.99 in the US but Google has yet […]

Nexus X: what to expect

Will Motorola’s first Google-backed smartphone be a Nexus device? Project X is said to be the first official co-op between Motorola and Google since the latter bought the former for the princely sum of $12.5 billion (?8 billion) in 2012. Not much is known about Project X at present, but sources close to Google informed […]

HTC One: Everything you need to know about HTC’s new superphone

It’s here, it’s called the HTC One, and below is everything you need to know about the handset including specs, features, and release dates HTC has just launched the HTC One, its brand new flagship device for 2013.? Aimed at taking on the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Sony Xperia Z in 2013, the HTC One […]

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8/Windows 8 app platform merger underway

Microsoft’s plan to get Windows 8 apps running on Windows Phone 8 devices and vice versa is now underway A new job listing at Microsoft has confirmed the company’s desire to consolidate all three of its platforms – Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and Windows RT – under one roof. The end result of the […]

HTC One review: First look

The HTC One, HTC’s 2013 flagship and a beautifully designed smartphone – here’s our first look It’s no secret; HTC has had a rough 2012. What makes it even rougher is the fact that it churned out some fantastic hardware throughout the year. The HTC One X and HTC One S were announced at Mobile […]

Nokia says Windows tablet picture is ‘not a leak’

Nokia says the leaked picture of its supposed Windows tablet shows nothing it has in development Nokia has issued a statement saying that an image of a Windows tablet seen at its Pakistan Lumia 620 launch does not show a device currently under development. The image, which was seen on a presentation display during the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 3: What we want to see

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 user Paul Briden outlines what he’d like to see from the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 3 The Samsung Galaxy S3, a successor model to Samsung’s popular Galaxy Note smartphone range, is rumoured to be in the works and might even arrive as early as Mobile World Congress?if we’re lucky. How could […]

HTC One vs iPhone 5

How does the HTC One compare to Apple’s iPhone 5? We find out in our head-to-head comparison So it turns out the rumours were true, the HTC M7 is actually the HTC One, the company’s latest Android flagship. We previously wrote a rumour-based comparison between these two devices and while some of the pre-release murmurings […]