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HTC BOLT REVIEW

HIGHS Capable cameras Unobtrusive software LOWS Disappointing audio Dim display High price tag Fast cellular in few markets HTC’s not the shining example of Android

Moto Z review

PROS Big, high-quality display Great performance Respectable camera in good light CONS Terrible battery life No headphone jack Disappointing low-light photos KEY FEATURES 5.5in Quad

Google Pixel XL Review: Android embodied, for better or worse

PROS Solid, high-quality construction Fast processor and smooth touch response Excellent image stabilization Free photos/video cloud storage Lengthy battery life CONS Uninspiring design Expensive compared

LENOVO YOGA BOOK REVIEW

HIGHS Compact, sturdy build Innovative form factor transcends the 2-in-1 Note-taking is excellent Accurate stylus Close to stock Android install LOWS Typing without keys feels

LENOVO MOTO G4 PLAY REVIEW

HIGHS Compact Almost stock Android LOWS Occasional stutters in performance No Moto features Camera quality is subpar Cheap, generic look Google’s Android motto for the

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S : What are the differences, is it worth upgrading and which is best for me?

The wait is over, the whiff of the iPhone 7 release date is in our nostrils. So if you’re thinking of snapping up a shiny new

LG V20 vs LG G5 : What’s the difference?

Which is the real LG flagship? LG V20 vs G5 One of the surprise smartphone hits of 2015 was LG’s odd V10, a super-powered phone

Lenovo Moto Z vs. Moto X Pure: Does Lenovo’s new flagship stand up to last year’s champ?

Lenovo has finally taken the wraps off the long-awaited Moto Z. The Moto Z, the successor to last year’s Moto X, actually marks a pretty big

Meizu m3 note review : To the metal

1. Introduction We guess many users have always looked forward to the Meizu Note lineup. The m1 note (also known as Blue Charm Note in

KPhone K5 Review : Can This $199 iPhone Clone Shine?

THE GOOD Bright, easy-to-read screen Adequate photos in good light Excellent battery life THE BAD Design and interface feel like iPhone knockoffs Strange button placement

Sony Xperia M5 review

PROS Sharp screen Decent value Water-resistant Impressive performance CONS Too much bloatware Sony’s boring design No Android 6.0 Marshmallow KEY FEATURES 5-inch, 1080p display 4K

Nextbit Robin review: Beautiful, ambitious and far from perfect

The crew at Nextbit is something of an Android phone dream team: Tom Moss used to run Google’s Android business, Mike Chan was a longtime

Samsung details Internet 4.0, Cross App features for Android 6.0

Given the pace of Android updates on OEM devices, users sometimes consider it a miracle to even have a plain, vanilla new Android version on

Huawei G8 review

1. Introduction Huawei may not be a full member just yet but it’s keener than most to follow the club’s dress code. Elaborate exteriors are

HTC One A9 Review

PROS Respectable performance Impeccable build quality Ships with Android 6.0 HTC’s Sense UI is even leaner now CONS The design looks very familiar Middling camera

Moto X Style review – A flagship on a budget

Pros Sharp display No ugly skins Turbo Power is great Fantastic performance Cons Camera app is disappointing Low-light photography isn’t mind-blowing Hands-on with the Moto

HTC One A9 hands-on: Android most controversial

HTC has a new flagship, the One A9, and it’s going to be controversial. Hero device after the One M9 and M9+, it’s one of

Microsoft to push Windows 10 Mobile updates direct to users

Unlike desktop OS updates, software updates for mobile devices can be a bit tricky, even convoluted, depending on how many cooks are in the kitchen.

Android Marshmallow update: every phone announced so far

Today we’re having a peek at the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update list – every smartphone whose maker has given the thumbs up so far. This

Wileyfox Swift review

Pros Super affordable Advanced privacy controls Removable battery Cons So-so battery life Heavily skinned Android software Inconsistent camera Key Features: Removable 2,500mAh battery; 13-megapixel rear

Samsung: Demand for Galaxy S6 steeper than expected

The company says it didn’t fully anticipate how many of its new Galaxy S6 smartphones it would need right off the bat.   Samsung is