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Huawei P9 rumored to come with whopping 6GB RAM

While earlier rumors have suggested that Huawei’s P9 flagship smartphone will be launched in March this year, a new one out of China is saying the device will be made official at the company’s pre-CES event, which is scheduled for tomorrow – January 5. In terms of specs, the new rumor says that the handset will come with a whopping ... Read More »

Amazon stops selling Lumia 950 XL in UK and France

Just over a week after temporarily halting its sales in Germany, Amazon has now stopped directly selling the Lumia 950 XL in the UK and France. While sales of the white variant have been halted in France, it’s the black Lumia 950 XL which the retailer has stopped selling in the UK – the white variant is currently out of ... Read More »

Moto 360 2nd gen now available on Amazon in India

Motorola has started selling the second generation Moto 360 on Amazon in India. Previously exclusive to Flipkart, the smartwatch can now be purchased from the country’s other major online retailer. Amazon has four versions of the watch on sale. The black version is available in 46mm with black metal band and in 42mm with black leather band. The silver version ... Read More »

The 20 most popular phones of 2015

As we start off 2016, nostalgia is in the air and curiosity for some insight on the grander scheme of things is all but natural. The past twelve months saw quite a few revolutionary device releases that managed to ramp up an impressive number of hits (we are talking a whopping 30 million for the first spot). 2015 definitely set ... Read More »

Top smartphone reviews of 2015

Last year our reviewers always had something interesting on their hands, but the fun for 2015 is now over. Time to see which of our reviews proved to be the most popular before CES kicks off and pulls the spotlight towards 2016 gadgets. This year marked a major turnaround for Samsung, which completely rethought its design with the Galaxy S6 ... Read More »

Week in Tech: Apple’s doomed, and Twitter too

Every morning at the break of day, the Apple doom birds begin to sing their song. “Doom!”, they wail. “Doooooooooooom!” We’ve been ignoring them for years, but eventually, like stopped clocks, they’ll be right. Could that be happening right now? Maybe! And Apple isn’t the only tech firm with troubles. Flash is finished, Java is a has-bean, and Twitter’s going ... Read More »

BT and EE are now officially a thing but don’t expect too many changes just yet

After the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) gave its approval a couple of weeks ago the rest was really just a formality, but the sale of EE to BT has been officially rubber-stamped today. In total the mammoth takeover deal is worth £12.5bn. If you’re a BT or EE user, don’t expect anything to change today – in fact you ... Read More »

Samsung announces special Winter Edition Note5 with 128GB of storage

We are still unsure if and when Samsung will bring the Note5 to Europe worldwide and in the meantime, all we can do is keep tabs on its progress on the home South Korean turf. Today brings the latest piece of news about the handset – Samsung has announced a special Winter Edition for the holiday season. Its distinctive feature ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ in pink now available in China

Samsung has a habit of launching exclusive paintjobs of its flagships in some markets. It did it already with the Note 3, which got some exclusive makeovers varying by markets, the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5’s market-limited pink versions, even the S6 series and the exclusive Green Emerald and Blue Topaz flavors. Now, Samsung is doing once of those regional-exclusivity ... Read More »

Xiaomi smartphone sales could hit 73 million mark this year, fall short of initial forecast

Correction: An earlier version of the article said that the new figure was announced by Xiaomi Chairman Lei Jun, which is not the case as the prediction is made by a Chinese analyst. The text has been corrected to reflect the change. Back in March this year, Xiaomi Chairman Lei Jun said that the company is aiming to sell somewhere ... Read More »