Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Geekbench results confirm it’s the Mi CC9 Pro. Mi Note 10 Pro may arrive with Snapdragon 855+

The Xiaomi Mi CC9 Pro arrives on November the 5th in China, and Xiaomi has teased the Mi Note 10 with its 108MP penta camera design, so it was safe to assume they were the same phone. However, some rumours had contradicted this stating they will have slightly different specifications, but a recent Geekbench listing … Read more

Huawei Freebuds 3 Review – £169 Great sounding noise-cancelling earphones that may be a better buy than the Apple Airpods Pro

[Updated on 5th of November 2018] The AI Life app will be available for iOS so you will be able to access the noise-cancelling functionality these earphones feature. Back at IFA in September, Huawei announced their latest earphones, the Huawei Freebuds 3, which feature a suspiciously similar design to the existing Apple Airpods but include … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3300 vs 3100 vs 2100 vs Samsung Exynos 9110 – Qualcomm finally catch-up to Samsung

As much as I love Qualcomm and their mobile chipsets, one of the biggest issues Android WearOS has faced is the truly shocking chipsets available to it. We are currently only just seeing watches feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 3100, which launched last year and is based on the SD425 chipset that launched in 2016 that … Read more

Samsung Galaxy S11 expected to come with Exynos 9830/Snaprdagon 865 & LPDDR5 RAM – But what about the Exynos 990?

Saying the new Samsung Galaxy S11 will use the latest flagship chipset from Samsung/Qualcomm is about the most obvious piece of news reporting possible in tech. So as you probably already knew the Samsung Galaxy S11 will come in the usual two variations with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 for the US, and the flagship Exynos … Read more

NVIDIA Shield TV Pro & Standard 2019 vs Shield TV 2017 vs Fire TV Cube 2019 Compared – Which is the best streaming device for 2019?

Yesterday Nvidia finally took the wraps off their new NVIDIA Shield TV and the Pro models with the new tubular-shaped model lowering the price down to £150 compared to the £180 currently charged for the existing model, and making it quite competitive with the new Fire TV Cube at £110. With Black Friday and Christmas … Read more

The Best Home Automation Systems & Devices for 2019

Originally posted in March 2018, I have now updated the post for 2019 to reflect some of the new tech and suggestions. This includes some reader recommendations too In the past couple of years, the home automation industry has boomed, and the traditional Z-wave based systems have lost ground to the new wave of AI-based … Read more

Realme X2 Review – Probably the best sub £300 Android phone right now

Recently, Realme officially launched in the EU, as part of the launch they announced the new, possibly one of the best phones of the year, Realme X2 Pro. Along with that, they brought the X2 and Realme 5 Pro which has previously been announced in their native countries. With the launch of these three phones, … Read more

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro vs Xiaomi Mi 9T vs Realme X2 Compared – What is the best sub £300 Android Phone?

I have been waxing lyrical about Realme recently and how they offer unparalleled value for money with their recent launches, in particular, the Realme X2 Pro. Though this is not entirely accurate, the value king has been Xiaomi for several years now, and while Xiaomi doesn’t have something to compete directly with the X2 Pro … Read more

Apple AirPods Pro rumoured to have active noise cancellation and rubber ear tips could cost $260

The Apple AirPods Pro has been rumoured for a while now and it looks like the near earphones could make one huge design change from previous Apple earphones. Apple have long bucked the trend of rubber eartips for their earphones, which I have always personally found bizarre as it makes getting a good fit difficult. … Read more

Oppo Reno Ace vs Realme X2 Pro vs OnePlus 7T Compared – Three phones with very similar specs

Oppo Reno Ace vs Realme X2 Pro vs OnePlus 7T Compared

Three phones by three companies all with very similar specs, so it comes as no surprise that each company is owned by the same parent company, BBK Electronics. While the Oppo Reno Ace has not been announced in the UK yet, it is expected to soon. The OnePlus 7T was first out the door with an … Read more