The Desire 820 is HTC’s 64-bit Android handset

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Not everyone wants to splash out £500+ when they buy a new smartphones, and it’s hardly surprising that budget and mid-tier smartphones have become a lot more popular and commonplace. The Desire 820, on the other hand, is the first phone to bring some serious power to a phone that has a mid-range price. The phone comes with Qualcomm’s new …

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The Cat S50 is a rugged smartphone for people who don’t like cases

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Smartphones as a general rule aren’t particularly sturdy creations, which is why a lot of people buy cases to keep them protected from the various mishaps that may befall them. You know, like being dropped in the toilet or run over by a car. Well if you have some sort of aversion to putting your phone in a protective case …

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Sony has teased three new Xperia devices

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We’ve heard for a while that Sony might be releasing three new Xperia devices before the end of the year, but those were just rumours. Now it seems that Sony itself is teasing us with the possibility, thanks to a video the company uploaded onto YouTube yesterday. The video itself features a bunch of 20-something people doing a host of …

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The Nexus 6 is the Nexus X, more hardware specs leak

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Everyone has been using the term ‘Nexus 6′ to refer to what is assume to be Google’s upcoming phone, which makes some sense considering the previous model was the Nexus 5. But it seems as though Google won’t be using that name themselves, instead opting to go for ‘Nexus X’. Presumably this is to avoid another copyright battle with the …

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Sony Xperia Z3 specs leak

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We only have a couple of weeks to wait until the Xperia Z3 is rumoured to be announced, but it seems that the final specs have been revealed thanks to detailed listings from TENAA, the Chinese communications regulatory body. While they’re not specifically detailing the Z3 itself, the listings name the phones as Sony L55t and L55u, which are believed to …

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The Windows Phone HTC One M8 could come to the UK before Christmas

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  Monday saw HTC officially announce the Windows Phone HTC One M8, which  a lot of people will have found exciting until they found out it was a Verizon (and therefore a US) exclusive. Well it appears that might not be entirely accurate since HTC has announced it will come to other networks in the future. They didn’t provide any solid …

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HTC officially announces the Windows Phone One M8, but it’s only for the US

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We knew it was coming thanks to the tireless efforts of the rumour mill, but now HTC has officially announced the Windows Phone One M8. Unfortunately it’ll only be available in America for the foreseeable future. So what’s different about this version? Very little actually, aside from the operating system it’s a total clone of the Android powered One M8. …

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Microsoft has teased the Nokia Lumia 830, specs leak

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We’ve heard about the Lumia 730, Nokia’s selfie-centric handset, but those of you who were disappointed by the handset’s fairly limited (rumoured) specs are in luck, because the Lumia 830 is expected to be so much better. The phone itself has been teased by Microsoft within the company’s IFA invite, through the use of the phrase “face-time” and the use …

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Various Nexus 6 specs leak all over the internet

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We haven’t heard a great deal about the Nexus 6, but over the last couple of days the rumour mill has gone into overdrive spewing out potential specifications for Google’s next handset. Specifications that are fairly conflicting. The first set of specs claims that the Nexus 6 will comes with a rather large 5.9-inch 1080p screen, with a Snapdragon 801 …

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Samsung officially unveils the Galaxy Alpha

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We’ve been hearing about it for ages, with leak after leak giving us an idea of what to expect. Finally, the time has come and Samsung has officially unveiled the Galaxy Alpha to the world. So what about those specs then? It’ll come with a 4.7-inch 720p AMOLED display, Samsung’s Exynos octo-core processor (that’s two quad-core processors — one 1.8GHz …

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The Samsung Gear Solo could be a phone on your wrist

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Smartwatches are great for little bits here and there, but to do anything special most of them need to be connected to a smartphone. If rumours are to be believed Samsung are going to make that ancient history at IFA next month when it announces the Gear Solo — the world’s first “phonewatch” It’s exactly what it sounds like, Samsung …

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We might see three new Xperia phones from Sony in the coming months

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We know that Sony is likely going to be unveiling the Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 compact some time around this year’s IFA conference, but if leaked documents are to be believed then Sony is planning on releasing a third new Xperia phone in the next few months. The document outlines three Xperia phones, all referred to by their …

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Are these photos of the Nokia Lumia 730?

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We know that the Nokia Lumia 730 is coming, but other than that we haven’t really heard very much about the specs of the phone itself — other than the fact that it’s supposed to be very selfie focussed. We still haven’t heard much, but we have got some images of what is supposedly Nokia’s upcoming handset. The photos don’t …

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is rumoured to launch on 3rd September

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The Korea Times is reporting that Samsung is set to official reveal the Galaxy Note 4 to the world on the 3rd September, just a few days before the IFA tech conference in Berlin. Samsung is also reportedly going to make its new phablet on sale soon after the announcement. Why the rush? Reports say that Samsung feels threatened by the …

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The iPhone 5S is no longer Britain’s most popular smartphone

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That’s right, the iPhone 5S is no longer the most popular smartphone in Britain.  So what was the amazing phone that managed to knock it from its throne? Turns out it was the 5S’s little brother, the iPhone 5C. According to uSwitch’s mobile tracker, which collects the data based on live searches, pre-orders, and sales, the iPhone 5S has suffered a minor …

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Samsung has two new smartphones on the way

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  According to reports Kim Hyun-joon, senior vice president of Samsung Mobile, has told investors and analysts that a large-screen Samsung phone will be revealed in the coming months, along with a model made from “new materials”. Presumably the large screened phone will be the Galaxy Note 4, which is expected to be announced next month, while the phone made …

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Samsung has announced release dates for the Galaxy S5 Mini and the Galaxy Young 2

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Samsung has announced that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will be released in the UK on the 7th August, with the Galaxy Young 2 coming the following week Available in Gold, White, Black, and Blue, the S5 Mini will also come with a 720p 4.5-inch AMOLED display, 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD expansion, an 8MP camera, a …

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