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April 2016 : Smartphone buyer’s guide

Introduction The major releases for the first half of 2016 are out, time to see what’s worth spending your hard earned cash on. For all

iOS 10 : 11 features we’d like to see

iOS 10 beta, features, release date and news: Everything we know so far, and want to see, from Apple’s next mobile update Yes, we’re certainly

Acer Liquid Jade Primo review

1. Introduction Windows phone models aren’t that many, which makes sense as the platforms has a market share of less than 2%. Among those phone

Latest Windows 10 Mobile preview includes new Cortana, Edge features

Members of Microsoft’s Windows Insider program received a new beta ofWindows 10 Mobile on Friday, just a day after a similar preview build hit Windows

How to use Cortana

How to use Cortana: Everything you need to know In the world of personal digital assistants, Apple’s Siri held the technology crown thanks to its

Android vs iOS vs Windows 10 Mobile : Which mobile operating system is best?

Android vs iOS vs Windows 10 Mobile: Which OS is best? More important than any hardware concerns when shopping for a new smartphone is establishing

Windows 10 Mobile update: When will my phone get it?

Windows 10 Mobile: How to get it and when is it coming to Lumia phones? Unless you’ve splashed some cash on either Microsoft’s Lumia 950

Windows 10 Mobile review

Pros Great user interface Cortana Solid selection of Microsoft services Cons App offering still isn’t strong Buggy Key Features: Universal Apps; Cortana; Windows Hello; Free

Microsoft Lumia 950 review : Making the case for Windows on a phone

GOOD STUFF Sharp display Fast performance Reliable camera BAD STUFF Price is too high for what it is Cheap materials Boring design Weak app support

Wileyfox Storm review

Pros Affordable Lots of privacy and customisation options in the software Big, sharp screen Cons Feels underpowered at times Camera is slow to focus Uninspiring

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.

Microsoft Band vs Band 2 comparison: What’s the difference between the old and new Microsoft Bands?

Microsoft has unveiled a new fitness tracker / smartwatch called the Band 2. You can pre-order one straight away, and it costs the same as

Windows 8 vs Windows 10 comparison: What’s the difference between Windows 10 and Windows 8? New features in Windows 10, and why you should upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 10

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? Windows 10 has been officially unleashed on the world. For many people, it is a free upgrade. But should you get it?

Nokia Lumia 2520 review

Whenever I’m using a Wi-Fi-only tablet, I invariably leave it at home or work — places I know that Wi-Fi networks are reliable and fast,

Will my PC get Windows 10? How to reserve Windows 10 and how to get it

Some Windows computers are already nagging users to upgrade to Windows 10, while others haven’t made so much as a peep about it. Here we’ll

PS4 vs Xbox One review: how Microsoft and Sony’s games consoles compare a year after launch

We’re now over a year into the life of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4; a year in which the PS4 has surged ahead on sales,

Vector Watch review

Pros Outstanding battery life Attractive design Solid build Cons Unreliable tracking Pointless apps Hit-and-miss connectivity Key Features: 44mm stainless steel body; Monochrome LCD display; 5

ARCHOS IFA 2015 smartphone team: 2 Android, 1 Windows 10

With IFA around the corner, it’s time for manufacturers to put out their wares. And French OEM ARCHOS will definitely not be left behind. It

Microsoft Band vs Apple Watch comparison

The Microsoft Band is a well-priced and flexible, souped-up activity tracker that offers some smartwatch capabilities. The Apple Watch is more expensive, offers many more

Lumia Camera works on non-Microsoft phones, with a catch

Microsoft vowed earlier this year that Lumia Camera would become the default camera app on all Windows 10 phones, but you won’t have to wait

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review – an Android smartphone married to a 10x zoom camera

Smartphone cameras are ever improving, but they lack one crucial feature: a zoom. Not so with the Galaxy K Zoom. This Android smartphone has a

GoPro Hero3+ Silver Edition review: GoPro design, solid HD video

  THE GOOD The GoPro Hero3+ Silver Edition combines excellent HD video with recording options up to 1080p at 60fps and the same design as

Windows Phone has failed – but Acer thinks it will succeed with Windows 10 smartphones

  Acer has been knocking out PCs for as long as we can remember and now wants to become a big player in the smartphone

Kazam Thunder 450W review

Pros Striking looks Large, quite sharp screen Cons Creaky build Low-end CPU No 4G Key Features: 5-inch 1280 x 720-pixel LCD screen; Windows Phone 8.1

Three Lessons From Microsoft’s Windows Phone Misadventures

With last week’s write down of $7.6 billion, Microsoft has finished the chapter of its corporate career marked ‘Nokia’, and arguably the book titled ’Windows Phone’. With

Microsoft Lumia 840 render with detailed specs

For several months now there have been rumors about some new Microsoft Lumia smartphones that would be more highly specced than the last few releases.

HTC Windows Phone 8X Review

  Today is the big day for the folks at Microsoft and their brand newWindows Phone 8. What we have today is the brand new

AT&T Nokia Lumia 920 Review

  With the Nokia Lumia 920 we’ve been promised a hero device forWindows Phone 8, and indeed it has been defended several time before its

Nokia Lumia 810 Review

  With the Nokia Lumia 810 comes T-Mobile’s chance to jump aboard the Windows Phone 8 / Nokia train to victory with a slightly powered-down

T-Mobile HTC Windows Phone 8X Review

  The HTC Windows Phone 8X is without a doubt the finest Windows Phone machine HTC has ever produced, and certainly one of the most