MediaTek Dimensity 8100 / 8000 vs Dimensity 9000 vs Dimensity 1200 / 1300 vs SD888 Specifications Compared

At MWC 2022, MediaTek is launching their “little brother” to the flagship Dimensity 9000. It is actually two chipsets, the Dimensity 8100 and 8000, with fractionally different CPU/GPU frequencies. These two chipsets have been rumoured to offer Qualcomm Snapdragon 888-like performance but at a lower price point. MediaTek has also announced the Dimensity 1300. It … Read more

Poco X4 Pro 5G announced from €299/£250 with a €50/£40 early bird discount

The Poco X3 Pro was a superb phone for the price, and now at MWC 2022, Poco has announced the new Poco X4 Pro 5G. This year, it looks like affordable mid-range phones are really ramping up the quality of their cameras. We have already seen Realme launch the Realme 9 Pro+ for £349 (£299 … Read more

Realme GT 2 Review – First-week impressions

The Realme GT 2 series was announced in China earlier on in the year but is now getting a global launch. The Realme GT 2 is the more affordable of the two models, being very similar to the Realme GT from last year and uses last year’s flagship Snapdragon 888 chipset. As the title suggests, … Read more

MWC 2022 – Huawei announces MateBook E, MatePad Paper & MateBook X Pro

The last time I physically attended MWC, in 2019, Huawei announced the beautiful Huawei Mate X 5G, and it looked like the start of an exciting year for Huawei. How things have changed three years later. This year, there is no word on any mobile phones launching, but a focus on laptops and a tablet. … Read more

TCL 30 Series Announced – Five affordable phones from £120 to £210

With most phone brands slugging it out competing in the mid-range range market, TCL is embracing the affordable end of Android smartphones. At MWC 2022, they have announced five new phones, with the most expensive being the TCL 30 5G priced at €249, which works out as £210. This features the MediaTek Dimensity 700 a … Read more