Smartphones

OnePlus 6T vs. 6T McLaren Edition: what’s the difference?
OnePlus 6T
In Brief

OnePlus 6T vs. 6T McLaren Edition: what’s the difference?

Limited-run smartphone promises fast charging, a swanky design and a piece of Formula 1 history
11 Dec 2018
Samsung Nigeria uses iPhone to tweet Galaxy Note 9 advert
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
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Samsung Nigeria uses iPhone to tweet Galaxy Note 9 advert

American YouTuber Marques Brownlee shared the blunder with his 2.99 million followers
3 Dec 2018
iOS 12: seven hidden features you may have missed
iOS 12
In Depth

iOS 12: seven hidden features you may have missed

From automatic updates to hearing aids, discover these hard to find but handy modes on the new software
30 Nov 2018
Why consumers were denied Vodafone contracts on Black Friday
Vodafone
In Brief

Why consumers were denied Vodafone contracts on Black Friday

Frustrated customers take to review sites and social media to vent their frustrations
30 Nov 2018
Apple iPhone XS Max vs. Huawei Mate 20 Pro
iPhone XS Max
In Review

Apple iPhone XS Max vs. Huawei Mate 20 Pro

Two of this year’s biggest and best devices go head to head
29 Nov 2018
Apple faces US supreme court over 30% app commission
Apple
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Apple faces US supreme court over 30% app commission

The multinational company made $12bn in revenue from app sales alone last year
27 Nov 2018
Black Friday Apple deals: discounts on iPhone, iPad and Macs
iPhones
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Black Friday Apple deals: discounts on iPhone, iPad and Macs

The tech giant’s online store isn’t the only place to bag a bargain
23 Nov 2018
Are people falling out of love with Apple’s iPhones?
iPhone XR
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Are people falling out of love with Apple’s iPhones?

Around £35bn wiped off tech giant’s market value in single day
13 Nov 2018
Xiaomi UK launch: can it take on Samsung and Apple?
Xiaomi
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Xiaomi UK launch: can it take on Samsung and Apple?

Chinese tech giant opens its first UK store in London on 18 November
9 Nov 2018
Samsung unveils foldable phone: specs, release and price
Samsung folding screen
In Review

Samsung unveils foldable phone: specs, release and price

Korean tech giant says production will kick off in the coming months
8 Nov 2018
Huawei Mate 20 Pro review: a new iPhone XS Max rival arises
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
In Review

Huawei Mate 20 Pro review: a new iPhone XS Max rival arises

New range-topping smartphone has slipped under the radar of tech fans
2 Nov 2018
Android creator ‘paid £70m’ after sexual misconduct case
Andy Rubin
In Brief

Android creator ‘paid £70m’ after sexual misconduct case

Google claims it has fired 48 people over sexual harassment complaints since 2016
26 Oct 2018
Apple and Samsung fined for slowing down older phones
iPhone 6
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Apple and Samsung fined for slowing down older phones

‘Planned obsolescence’ over iPhone 6 and Note 4 costs tech giants millions of euros
25 Oct 2018
Palm phone: the tiny handset puzzling tech fans
Palm Phone
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Palm phone: the tiny handset puzzling tech fans

US tech start-up hopes smartphone owners will use the device as secondary mobile
16 Oct 2018
Apple gets ‘critical’ iPhone tech in $600m deal with UK firm
An iPhone XS on top of another gloss black iPhone XS
In Brief

Apple gets ‘critical’ iPhone tech in $600m deal with UK firm

Chip supplier Dialog Semiconductor handing over assets and staff to US giant
12 Oct 2018
Razer Phone 2: a giant-slaying smartphone?
Razer Phone 2
In Review

Razer Phone 2: a giant-slaying smartphone?

New gaming handset features an improved camera - and an inflated price tag
11 Oct 2018
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: can they rival iPhone XS?
Pixel 3
In Review

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: can they rival iPhone XS?

Third-generation models are most expensive Google smartphones to date
10 Oct 2018
Google Pixel 3 and XL: release date, prices and leaks
Google Pixel
In Depth

Google Pixel 3 and XL: release date, prices and leaks

Covers come off the new smartphones this afternoon
9 Oct 2018
iPhone XS vs. Galaxy S9: which is best?
iPhone XS
In Review

iPhone XS vs. Galaxy S9: which is best?

Battle for top spot in the mobile market commences as new iPhones arrive in stores
27 Sep 2018
iPhone XS: Apple leaks XS, XS Max and XR before reveal
iphone
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iPhone XS: Apple leaks XS, XS Max and XR before reveal

Tech giant will begin streaming its product keynote at 6pm UK time
12 Sep 2018
Why Australia has banned Huawei and ZTE’s 5G technology
Huawei
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Why Australia has banned Huawei and ZTE’s 5G technology

Chinese foreign ministry accuses the country of using ‘ideological prejudices’ to ‘erect barriers’
23 Aug 2018
Plastic surgery patients seeking ‘filtered selfies’ look
Snapchat
In Brief

Plastic surgery patients seeking ‘filtered selfies’ look

So-called Snapchat dysmorphia on the rise, new research finds
9 Aug 2018
Android 9 Pie: what’s new and when does it come out?
In Depth

Android 9 Pie: what’s new and when does it come out?

Google Pixel users can download the new operating system from today
7 Aug 2018
Phone calls losing ground to chat apps
Phones
In Brief

Phone calls losing ground to chat apps

Number of minutes Brits spend talking on mobiles drops by 2.5 billion
2 Aug 2018
Smartphone addiction test: can you put down your mobile?
170503_iphone
In Brief

Smartphone addiction test: can you put down your mobile?

Ofcom study finds that one in five British adults spends longer online each week than the average time spent at work
2 Aug 2018
Best budget smartphones: what you can get for less than £200
Moto G4
In Depth

Best budget smartphones: what you can get for less than £200

They may be inexpensive, but these handsets still have great battery life, superb cameras and a premium feel
20 Jun 2018
Teen tracking app leaks ‘thousands’ of user passwords
TeenSafe
In Brief

Teen tracking app leaks ‘thousands’ of user passwords

Personal data of parents and children were stored in plain-text form on a ‘leaky server’
21 May 2018
OnePlus 6: price, specs and reviews
In Review

OnePlus 6: price, specs and reviews

All-new bezel-free screen and revamped camera debut on eagerly anticipated smartphone
17 May 2018
Apple moves to block ‘cracking’ method used by authorities
iPhone cracking banned
In Brief

Apple moves to block ‘cracking’ method used by authorities

Latest iOS 11 update would give police just seven days to unlock suspect’s smartphone
9 May 2018
OnePlus 6 launches 16 May: here’s what we know so far
OnePlus 6
In Depth

OnePlus 6 launches 16 May: here’s what we know so far

Company co-founder suggests flagship smartphone will retain a ‘physical headphone port’
25 Apr 2018
Google Chat: what is it and when is it out?
Google Pixel
In Depth

Google Chat: what is it and when is it out?

New messaging service will allow Android users to send texts over data networks
23 Apr 2018
Apple launches Product(Red) iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
iPhone 8 Product Red
In Brief

Apple launches Product(Red) iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

Proceeds from special-edition Product(Red) devices will go to charity
13 Apr 2018
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus: specs, prices and release
Samsung Galaxy S9
In Depth

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus: specs, prices and release

Both phones boast a revamped camera and super-stylish design but will they beat off competition from Apple?
6 Mar 2018
Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X: which is king of the smartphones?
Samsung Galaxy S9
In Review

Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X: which is king of the smartphones?

Both smartphones have AR features and bezel-free screens so deciding between the two may be far from easy
2 Mar 2018
MWC 2018: all the big smartphone announcements
Samsung S9
In Depth

MWC 2018: all the big smartphone announcements

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 debuts and a movie icon is resurrected
28 Feb 2018
Fine tuning: Bang & Olufsen’s H8i and H9i headphones
B&O Play H8i
In Brief

Fine tuning: Bang & Olufsen’s H8i and H9i headphones

Dutch audio experts’ latest headphones allow you to get the perfect audio balance
18 Jan 2018
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