Presenting the OnePlus 3T – A Day’s Power in Half an Hour

The OnePlus 3T is the latest upgraded addition to the brand’s premium flagship lineup. Staying true to the company’s Never Settle mantra, the OnePlus 3T builds on the success of the OnePlus 3, offering key hardware and software updates inspired by feedback from the active OnePlus community. “At OnePlus, we are constantly striving to provide a better product and user experience for our customers, who are some of the most discerning and tech-savvy users in the world,” said OnePlus Founder and CEO Pete Lau. “We developed the OnePlus 3T to…

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium and XZs in a nutshell

If there is one flagship that nearly always flies, unjustly, under the radar it’s Sony’s yearly offering. Each one feels like the last as it’s often been rumoured that Sony will be leaving the smartphone arena. Their phones have a particular loyalty that can only be resembled by Apple and yet we rarely see folks pushing the latest Sony as a viable alternate. Every year there is a post with a positive attitude that this is they year of the Xperia, both it becomes just another option, way, way down the…

A Look At The Sony Xperia XZ

The Premium might have been announced but that no reason not to go back and look at the Xperia XZ we saw last year that is currently receiving some pretty tempting discounts. Served up with: 5.2-inch 1080p display Snapdragon 820 processor 3GB of RAM 32GB storage USB Type-C 2,900mAh battery 23-megapixel camera The Xperia has a tonne to offer and little to quibble with and here we take a quick look at the initial workings of the device before the full review.

Archos announce Graphite smartphones for Mobile World Congress 2017

ARCHOS unveils the ARCHOS 50 Graphite and the ARCHOS 55 Graphite smartphones, providing users with a true combination of latest technologies for enhanced functionalities: two cameras, 13MP + 2MP on the back and 5MP on the front, a fingerprint sensor, a USB-C port and Google Android Nougat. The smartphones will be demonstrated at MWC both models will be available in June 2017. With its Graphite range, ARCHOS puts at users’ disposal what they expect: larger screens, fast authentication, high-speed mobile Internet connection, access to fancy apps, photo and videos to…

Lenovo P2 Unboxing

Peter takes a look at the newest budget phone from Lenovo, released exclusively to Three in the UK. This £199.99 4G phone has a stunning list of features for such a small price tag: Lenovo P2 smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920×080 and a PPI of 401 pixels per inch. A 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor powers the device backed by 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. A…

Wileyfox Swift 2 X in a nutshell

Wileyfox are beginning to pick up steam, pumping out seriously attractive devices quite regularly. Yesterday, they unveiled another nicely priced, mid-range smartphone that fits nicely into the Wileyfox catalogue. The Swift 2 X features: 5.2-inch Full HD display with 424ppi Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 chipset. 3GB RAM 32GB expandable storage Cyanogen OS 13.1 16MP primary camera (f/2.0 aperture, ISOCELL and PDAF) 8MP selfie snapper 3,010mAh battery Quick Charge 3.0 fingerprint scanner NFC. dual-SIM The smartphone is already available for sale on the company’s website in the quirky Midnight color option. You can purchase the…

Xiaomi announce three amazing devices

Xiaomi made a whole host of announcements yesterday. Not just one but three devices. Announced were the Mi Note 2, Mi VR, and Mi MIX. Likely you have seen or hear about he Mi Mix as it has easily got the internet buzzing, oddly more with the prediction that this is similar to the rumoured design for the iPhone 8, or 10th anniversary. However, the Mi Mix is not vapourware and no end of video have surfaced of interested parties handling the device.   The Mi MIX features inside the full ceramic body:…

Project Tango delayed until Autumn

Project Tango is Google’s new tech that allows an Android phone with a camera to map out three-dimensional spaces, for instance creating maps of the interiors of building without any drawing or measuring. First announced over two years ago and a developer kit tablet arriving last summer the first Tango-capable smartphone was supposed to arrive from Lenovo this month. However, the launch date has been adjusted from Summer to Autumn Lenovo hasn’t removed any of the Phab 2’s presence online, merely adjusting the dates and the price tag is still $499.…

Big sound and big value from the ZTE Axon 7 Mini

The ZTE Axon 7 Mini a mid-range variant of the Axon 7. Retaining the beautiful design that the Axon 7. The device will feature a 5.2-inch Full HD AMOLED display while being powered Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 617 processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB expandable storage. There is a 16MP rear-facing camera on the back and 8MP front-facing camera for selfies. A 2,705mAh battery features Quick Charge 2.0 capabilities gobbling power from the USB Type-C charging port. Crucially, the Axon 7 Mini features a dual-facing stereo speaker setup seen on the Axon…

HTC One A9s makes the old new again

HTC 10 is one of the best phones of the year. Can HTC work their magic on another of the catalogue? Sort of, however, this is only the HTC One A9s. Whilst not a full refresh, HTC has updated the innards and price. The 5.0-inch display has been switched from the Full HD AMOLED to a Super LCD 720p screen. Gone is the aging Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor in favour of the MediaTek Helio P10 Cortex A53 2.0GHz with the backing of a Mali-T860 MP2 GPU and this should…