OnePlus One – the 2014 flagship killer smartphone unleashed

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OnePlus today unveiled its first Android handset, their CyanogenMod-based OnePlus One smartphone, and it’s actually cheaper than I first thought. Ah I remember those halcyon days where the iPhone was the phone to beat and any decent smartphone offered from another company would be branded the next possible ‘iPhone killer’. OnePlus has set its sights [...]

OnePlus One smartphone packs a premium punch at half the price

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We are almost desensitised when it comes to new smartphone releases from Apple, Samsung and even HTC, but don’t feel bad because you’ve missed the news of the OnePlus One. Nope – to be honest I hadn’t heard of the OnePlus One either until a friend gave me a nudge (thanks Steve!). What makes this [...]

Samsung bringing new designs for Galaxy Note 4 and Wear smartwatch soon


Samsung has confirmed that the upcoming Galaxy Note 4 will arrive with a ‘new form factor’. Yoon Han-Ki. Samsung’s senior vice president of product strategy made the statement regarding a redesign of Sammy’s super phablet but failed to follow it up with any real give-away tidbits. He did say that: “Our ultimate goal is to [...]

Project Ara Gray Phone release date announced

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Google recently announced the Project Ara MDK (Module Developers Kit), and now they’ve said when we can expect the first Project Ara devices to launch. Paul Eremenko, the head of Project Ara, and has told an audience of around 200 people at Google’s first Project Ara developer conference when they can expect to see the [...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 in UK stores today

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 launches globally today, and Samsung has now started selling the handset from their online shop as well as retail stores in the UK. The Galaxy S5 is available from Samsung right now and the handset comes in a range of colours, although Samsung only appears to be offering the black and [...]

Your smartphone already has a heart rate sensor like the Galaxy S5

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Sometimes it boils down to one or two bits of functionality that helps you decide on which new smartphone to buy. If you were basing your purchase of the Samsung Galaxy S5 on its health and fitness tech like the built-in heart rate sensor, you might want to watch this video first. If you’re in [...]