Nokia Lumia 530 Review Jan12

Nokia Lumia 530 Review

    The Nokia Lumia 530 is the affordable smartphone in the Lumia range, so here I take it through its paces to see how it performs.   Nokia Lumia 530 design     The phone is relatively light at 129g and the build feels a...
Google Nexus 6 vs Nexus 5 Jan5

Google Nexus 6 vs Nexus 5

Google has been delivering us their latest innovations with their Nexus range for a while now and the range has now added to with the bigger Nexus 6.   Motorola has produced the latest Nexus so here we take a look...
5 smartphone photography tips Dec3

5 smartphone photography tips

Have you been disappointed by the photographic results you have achieved on your smartphone camera? Do your images lack the detail that you witnessed with your eye, have dark areas with no detail or maybe your low-light images don’t...
Hands-on with the Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha Dec1

Hands-on with the Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha

It isn't often that a new smartphone surprises me but the Idol Alpha certainly did and if you are looking for a mid-range smartphone then I think this one should be near the top of the list.   In my hands-on...
Huawei Ascend Y550 Review Nov13

Huawei Ascend Y550 Review

  The Huawei Ascend Y550 is designed to offer lots of features at an affordable price making it a great choice for a first smartphone.     Huawei Ascend Y550 features   The Huawei Ascend Y550 is made from a plastic shell, which may not...
Samsung Galaxy A5 Review Nov7

Samsung Galaxy A5 Review

    The Samsung Galaxy A5 is the higher spec smartphone of the two recently announced devices and here we take a closer look at the phone.   Features The Galaxy A5 is being toted as a phone for the trend conscious phone user...
Best Mobile Phones for Photography Nov5

Best Mobile Phones for Photography

  The smartphone is fast becoming an essential part of everyday life after having replaced many individual items all incorporated within its clever little chassis. If you love photography which phone should you choose? Here we take a look at...
Hands on with the Alcatel One Touch Idol 2 Mini S Oct30

Hands on with the Alcatel One Touch Idol 2 Mini S

The Alcatel One Touch Idol 2 Mini S reaks of flagship but at an affordable price and I was pretty impressed by what is on offer.   Fitting firmly into the mini-sized bracket of the smartphone market the Idol 2 Mini...
Sony Xperia Z3: Premium phone reviewed Oct20

Sony Xperia Z3: Premium phone reviewed

The latest premium smartphone from Sony is the Sony Xperia Z3 and today we find out whether or not it can hang with the likes of the Galaxy S5 or iPhone 6.   Sony Xperia Z3 design   Sony are certainly industry leaders...
Turn your old mobile phone into a smartphone security camera Oct15

Turn your old mobile phone into a smartphone security camera

Crime is never far from our minds and the moment that we leave our home behind, be that for a days work or on holiday, it becomes vulnerable to opportunist thieves.   In fact there were 610,000 burglary incidents reported to...