Nokia 9 PureView fresh leaks and iminent launch. But is it too little too late?

Rumours of the Nokia 9 were circling around in early 2018 and it was expected to launch towards the end of 2019. The penta lens set up has received a huge amount of attention from the press. It’s 5 lenses on the rear combined with a LED flash and a proximity-detecting dual sensor are laid … Read more

OnePlus 6T Review – The smart buyers choice

OnePlus have seen tremendous growth over the last four years since their launch, and 2019 sounds like it will be their best year yet with them being the first company to launch a Snapdragon 855 based phone, taking that achievement away from Samsung. The OnePlus 6T was launched last month and follows the usual release … Read more

Dual notches are a thing now with the Sharp Aquos R2 Compact

This will be one of those Chinese phones that nobody is bothered about importing to the UK, but the fact that the Sharp Aquos R2 Compact uses two notches made it worth posting about. The Sharp Aquos R Compact from last year was pretty weird in the first place, it had slim bezels on three sides with a … Read more

Samsung Exynos 9820 vs HiSilicon Kirin 980 vs Snapdragon 845

Samsung yesterday announced its latest premium SoC, the Exynos 9 Series 9820, which will feature in their flagship devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S10 next year. The Exynos 9820 features a fourth-generation custom CPU, 2.0-gigabits-per-second (Gbps) LTE Advanced Pro modem, and an enhanced neural processing unit (NPU) to bring new smart experiences to mobile … Read more

Xiaomi Mi 8 Review: Snapdragon 845 for under £400

I have been writing a lot about Xiaomi recently, not because they are the most innovative company on the market but because the Chinese super brand churns out some amazingly specced cheap phones. Sadly, these phones are rarely available from major UK suppliers, and you must instead rely on buying them from grey importers such … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 – A 12W SoC for Windows 10 PCs : SDM1000

Qualcomm has been busy the past few months, rather than just relying on the mobile phone industry which is stagnating somewhat, they have been working on new chips that can fill the void of declining phone sales. So far this year they have announced details of the new Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform which is the … Read more