Aiming high: Honor View 10 challenges the smartphone market with AI

Honor today presented the brand-new revolutionary flagship, the Honor View 10, in London. It’s Honor’s first AI-powered smartphone being available in Western Europe, providing supreme intelligence and performance for an unbeatable price-performance ratio of £449.99.  The Honor View 10 features the new Kirin 970 SoC, the world’s most powerful mobile AI processor and architecture, that truly understands what consumers do with their phones. From recognizing different scenes to making photos better to optimizing the phone system to suit the way consumers use their phone, AI speeds up operations, improves ease-of-use…

Honor’s 7X arrives with FullView screen display

Honor today released the latest product in its flagship Honor X-series range, the 7X, which delivers an unparalleled full-screen viewing experience at an extremely competitive price point of £269.99. The Honor 7X is the first smartphone to feature Honor FullView Display; a 5.93-inch edge-to-edge, bezel-less screen design that provides remarkable display quality and achieves an extraordinary high screen-to-body ratio. Users can enjoy striking images on a sleek, compact phone which comfortably fits into the palm of their hand. In addition, the dual-lens 16MP + 2MP rear camera with large aperture…

HTC U11 life with Android One: Premium Innovations Without Putting a Squeeze On Your Wallet

Building on the award-winning design and innovation of the flagship HTC U11, HTC today announced the newest member of the “U” family of smartphones, the HTC U11 life. Like its predecessor, the HTC U11 life is designed to reflect “U” – your drive, passion, creativity, and individuality – yet uniquely delivers flagship-quality features at a fraction of a flagship’s price, including the latest Google software innovations with Android One.   The HTC U11 life gives you the best innovations from the HTC U11 and more: Edge Sense, the next dimension…

HTC U11+: Even More Squeezed Into A Slimmer, Stunning Phone

You want to do more with your phone: watch more videos, play more games, snap more photos, share more of life’s experiences. For the person who always wants more, HTC today announced the HTC U11+, squeezing even more screen and battery into a more slender device. The HTC U11+ takes the popular HTC U11 and plus-sizes it with a 6” display, gigantic battery, and more in a stunning liquid surface body that is even slimmer than the HTC U11.   The HTC U11+ lets you enjoy even more of life…

NEW Motorola Moto Z2 Play now available at Vodafone

The NEW Motorola Moto Z2 Play – a great value, high performing modular smartphone – is now available online at Vodafone UK (www.vodafone.co.uk). The Motorola Moto Z2 Play comes complete with an impressive 30-hour battery life, a 5.5 inch Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and a 12MP dual LED camera – with phase detection and laser autofocus – for amazing photos in any light. Furthermore, the range of magnetic Moto Mods, coming soon to Vodafone UK, will allow you to customise your new smartphone with everything…

Honor 9: Price over quality, or quality over price?

– In light of new releases, devices and the ever-growing smartphone world, the revolutionary Honor 9 reminds us why price definitely does not have to be compromised when it comes to buying a high-quality phone. Honor, the digital brand for those young at heart, prides itself on being a forerunner in the smartphone design revolution. Aimed at those who value excellent quality, an outstanding user experience and incredible price-performance ratio, the Honor 9 offers a multiplex of features which makes it a strong match to its pricier competitors. Wilkin Lee,…

Google and HTC Announce US$1.1 Billion Cooperation Agreement

Google and HTC Corporation today announced a definitive agreement under which certain HTC employees – many of whom are already working with Google to develop Pixel smartphones – will join Google. HTC will receive US$1.1 billion in cash from Google as part of the transaction. Separately, Google will receive a non-exclusive license for HTC intellectual property (IP). The agreement is a testament to the decade-long strategic relationship between HTC and Google around the development of premium smartphones. This agreement also supports HTC’s continued branded smartphone strategy, enabling a more streamlined…

Apple loosing headphone jack ups wireless headphone sales

Sales of wireless headphones have leapt threefold in the last twelve months according to leading online retailer Argos. The number of Bluetooth headphones have risen by 343 per cent according to sales data – led by mobile phone users who have found that their handsets no longer have a headphone socket. The jump in sales follows Apple abandoning the headphone socket just over twelve months ago with the launch of the iPhone 7, and the recently launched iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X following suit. Argos’s sales of…

Meet the HTC U11

You affectionately squeeze the hand of the one you love. A baby intuitively squeezes her mother’s finger. A child squeezes his teddy bear to feel safe at night. Nothing feels as close, connected and personal as the sensation of touch or the warmth of an embrace. And no device is as personal in our lives as our smartphone. Inspired by the power of touch and the Brilliant U, HTC today unveiled HTC U11, the world’s first smartphone with revolutionary new squeeze interaction. Made for “U” with design, materials, and experiences…

The Apple iPhone X in a nutshell

Leaks and unofficial renders did not spoil the show for Apple last night as they launched a new device. The iPhone X, as in 10, not the letter X, is the true device of the Apple keynote and reserved for the much coveted “One more time” segment on the 10th-anniversary device of the iPhone’s launch. The iPhone X (remember, that’s iPhone 10) might have some of the wind taken from its sails with the recent Essential Ph-1, an edge to edge screen with only a small cut in for some camera optics at the top.…