HTC One M9

HTC One M9

HTC One M9

HTC’s Best Flagship

The HTC One M9 is HTC’s follow-up to the immensely popular HTC One (M8) which was released in 2014. With a beautiful design and awesome specs, there is a lot to love about the latest offering from HTC.

Like other cellphones in HTC’s flagship One line, the One M9 has a beautiful design. The phone features a 5-inch display with stunning 1080p resolution for crisp text and clear images. In addition, the One M9 has an all metal design in a unique dual-tone silver and gold shade which is carefully tapered so that the cellphone is comfortable to hold. As well as looking great, the One M9 is very well-built. Using a 90-step process the back cover of the phone is scratch resistant and the lens on the primary camera is reinforced by a layer of sapphire glass.

Beneath its exterior, the One M9 is powered by a Snapdragon 810 chip which is backed up with a generous 3GB RAM, making it competitive with other 2015 superphones. This makes it powerful enough to handle even the most demanding games and applications.

The phone is running on Android 5.0 Lollipop, the most current version of the popular Google operating system, and is overlaid with HTC’s Sense interface. The Sense Android skin is definitely one of the best interfaces out there, especially if our love customizing your phone’s appearance. The Themes application on the HTC One M9 does more than simply changing the colour and background. Indeed, you can select a background and the clever application will configure a color scheme and font to complement it.

One the back of the phone there is a powerful 20MP camera which can also shoot videos I stunning 4K. While the back camera does not feature the Ultrapixel technology seen in the M8, the front-facing camera does.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Premium materials, two choices of design

Unveiled at the MWC 2015, Samsung surprised everyone with two new flagship cellphones: the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. The S6 features a standard 5.1″ QHD Super AMOLED display whereas the S6 Edge, taking cues from the Note Edge, features the same screen in a curved design. The curved design allows you to quickly respond to messages and calls and you can even colour code contacts so you know who is calling.

While both the phones have a different appearance, their internal workings are practically identical. Indeed, the only difference inside is that the S6 Edge has a 2,600mAh battery whereas the S6 has a slightly smaller 2,550mAh battery.

In the past, Samsung has received a lot of negative comments regarding the use of plastic in their flagship cellphones, especially as their major competitors have metal smartphones. However, Samsung has addressed this issue with their latest cellphones. Both versions of the S6 feature a premium metal and glass construction which is sleek and seamless. In addition, the S6 phones are the slimmest cellphones that the company has made to date. Both styles of the S6 are available in White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum. Furthermore the S6 is available in Blue Topaz and the S6 Edge is available in Green Emerald.

Beneath the surface the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge sport 64-bit architecture and are running on Android Lollipop. The phones have 3GB RAM and a choice of three amounts of on-board storage: 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. Unfortunately, there is no microSD slot present in the phone.

The cellphones have excellent camera capabilities as both are equipped with a 5MP front-facing camera and an outstanding 16MP camera. In addition, the camera application launches in a mere 0.7 seconds, so you will never miss a photo opportunity.

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Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

Great camera and durable design.

Unveiled at the Mobile World Congress, the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is one of Sony’s latest mid-range offerings. At first glance, the phone shares a lot of design similarities with the popular Sony Xperia Z3. Indeed, like the Z3, the phone has glass front and back panels and rounded corners. While it can be hard to tell the two phones apart from a distance, the plastic band and slightly chunkier design distinguish the M4 Aqua.

One of the major attractions of the M4 Aqua is its durability. Its innovative design protects the phone from dust particles and water. In addition, Sony have made some change to their Micro-USB charging port technology as unlike their other waterproof phones, the M4 Aqua’s port does not need to be protected by port to keep the water from damaging the phone.

Beneath the surface, the M4 Aqua is powered by a formidable Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor complemented by 2GB of RAM. The phone also sports a powerful 2,400 mAh battery which can deliver up to two days of battery life. Like other phones in the Xperia range, the M4 Aqua also has Sony’s innovative Stamina mode which can extend your battery life by up to four times by reducing background activities while the screen is turned off.

If you love taking photographs on your cellphone, you will love the Xperia Aqua M4. On the front of the phone you will find a generous 5MP camera with a wide-angle lens for selfies and video calls. On the back of the phone there is a powerful 12MP camera which has an impressive range of features including HDR, photo burst and automatic shooting. The Superior Auto mode can recognize 52 different scenarios and configure the optimum settings to take a perfect photograph.
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Small but powerful.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 was the Korean tech giant’s fastest-selling handset as the company sold more than 10 million units in less than a month. As in previous years, a few months later Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini, a smaller version of their popular flagship. While the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is more stripped back than its big brother, it offers much of the S5’s features in a more convenient cellphone and at a more attractive price point.

In terms of design, the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini takes much of its inspiration from the full-size flagship. The phone sports a plastic back panel which is available in a handful of carefully chosen colors and there is a faux-metal trim around the edge of the phone which both strengthens it and gives it a more premium feel. In addition, it’s great to see that the S5 Mini is both water and dust resistant, making it one of the most durable cellphones on the market at the moment.

The cellphone has 4.5 inch screen which makes it both smaller than the screen of the S5 but yet marginally larger than the screen of its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini. While the display is not quite Full HD the 720p resolution display is paired with Super AMOLED technology for crisp images and text.

While the S4 Mini received some criticisms in the processor department, this is not the case with the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini. Indeed, the device is powered by a stronger quad-core processor with a clock speed of 1.4 GHz and has 1.5GB of RAM. This allows for effortless everyday use and better performance in computationally demanding tasks such as games and multitasking.

The fingerprint sensor which debuted on the Samsung Galaxy S5 is also present in the S5 Mini. By simply swiping your finger on the bottom of the screen, this feature not only allows you to unlock your phone but it can also be used to authorize online payments. This allows for greater security.

On the back of the cellphone there is an 8MP camera. Unfortunately, unlike its big brother, the S5 Mini does not sport the same ISOCELL sensor and autofocus features. Nevertheless, the camera application is incredibly easy to use and offers great performance in a range of lighting conditions.

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Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930

Latest Windows Phone flagship.

The Nokia Lumia 930 is currently the flagship Windows Phone handset and has an innovative design and range of features which make it a formidable contender in the competitive smartphone market.

The Nokia Lumia 930 has a 6-inch OLED display with Full HD resolution for true-to-life colors and great definition. The Nokia Lumia 930 has a pleasant angled designed and is encircled by a metal trim which not only reinforces the phone, but gives it the premium appearance it deserves. As well as standard black and white, the Nokia Lumia 930 is available in vibrant orange and green shades too. In addition, the Lumia 930 supports wireless charging.

Ever since the success of the Nokia Lumia 1020, Nokia has put considerable efforts into equipping their cellphones with the very latest camera technology. While the Nokia Lumia 930’s camera is not as impressive as the mighty 41MP Lumia 1020, the 20MP camera of the Lumia 930 is still exciting. The camera has a dual flash, an f/2.4 aperture and Optical Image Stabilization for perfect photographs even in adverse conditions. The camera application on the Nokia Lumia 930 gives you greater control over your photos without being overcomplicated.

Beneath the surface, the Nokia Lumia 930 is powered by a mighty Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor which is backed up by 2GB of RAM. The cellphone comes with a generous 32GB of onboard storage and 7GB of free cloud storage. Unfortunately, there is no memory card slot should you need more storage space.

One of the major attractions of the Nokia Lumia 930 is that it is running on the latest edition of Windows Phone. Although Windows Phone is often overshadowed by Android and iOS, the operating system has a number of features which makes it an excellent OS. The home screen of the Lumia 930 comprises of Smart Tiles, these are customizable tiles which can be assigned to a live feed, an application, a contact or a file. In addition, the cellphone comes with Microsoft Office preinstalled. This means that you can create, read and edit documents while on the go. OneDrive cloud storage allows you to easily sync your documents and access them on a range of devices.

In addition to a great selection of pre-installed applications such as MixRadio which allows you to listen to hundreds of music mixes both online and offline, the Nokia App Store has a burgeoning library of third-party applications. While in the past Windows Phone was criticized for not having as many apps and games as iOS and Android, that is not the case anymore as the app ecosystem now has most of the leading titles.

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Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is the successor to the Samsung Galaxy S4 which was Samsung’s best-selling smartphone to date. Samsung’s latest cellphone in the S series features a clear Full HD 5.1 inch screen, allowing for a more immersive viewing experience.

Samsung have also updated the durability of the Samsung Galaxy in its latest incarnation as the Samsung Galaxy S5 is resistant to liquids, dust and sand. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is available in a range of colors including: black, white, blue and gold. Beneath the surface, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered by an impressive 2.5GHz quad-core processor which is supported by 2GB of RAM, making it a speedy and responsive device.


The Samsung Galaxy S5 has a notable focus on health as it supports the S Health app seen on other Samsung devices. The helpful application helps you keep track of your fitness and leads you through daily routines to help you reach the next level. In addition to S Health, there is a heart track monitor fitted to the back of the device.

On the front of the Samsung Galaxy S5 there is fingerprint scanner which is aimed to promote better security. As well as using the fingerprint scanner to just unlock the device, the Samsung Galaxy S5’s fingerprint scanner can also be used to authorize PayPal transactions.

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Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia Lumia 1020

If you are looking for a smartphone that can double up as a camera, the chances are you have already heard about the Nokia Lumia 1020. The Nokia Lumia 1020 is the first camera in the world to boast a 41MP sensor making it unrivalled in terms of picture quality. The 41 megapixel sensor is support by a 6-element lens and a range of photography technologies such as PureView and Optical Image Stabilization which enable users to capture DSLR-quality camera on their smartphone.

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is powered by the latest version of Microsoft’s cellphone operating system, Windows Phone 8. Although sometimes unfairly overlooked in favor of other operating systems, the Windows Phone operating system has come a long way in the past few years and has a number of unique features which make it stand out from the crowd. For example, the home screen on the Nokia Lumia 1020 comprises of Live Tiles. Live Tiles can link to favorite contacts or applications, making your home screen truly personal. In addition, Live Tiles assigned to news feeds and social media regularly update so you always know what is going on around you!

The Nokia Lumia also comes with a range of helpful preinstalled apps. One of the most popular apps is Microsoft Office which allows you to view, create and modify a range of Microsoft files conveniently on your smartphone. HERE Maps is another awesome application and is more than you standard navigation. In addition to giving you directions to and from locations, HERE Maps allows you to use the viewfinder on the phone’s camera to reveal nearby businesses and services.

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iPhone 5s

iPhone 5s

The iPhone 5s was launched during fall 2013 alongside the iPhone 5c and was Apple’s flagship smartphone. Combining new smartphone technology with an innovative and attractive design, the iPhone 5s is still one of the most coveted handsets around.To begin with, the device is powered by Apple’s all-new A7 chip which sports 64-bit architecture. This not only makes the iPhone 5s the first 64-bit smartphone in the world, but it also it makes it five times faster than its predecessor, the iPhone 5. The iPhone 5s has a Touch ID fingerprint scanner on top of the ‘Home’ button. This promotes greater security as you can use fingerprint recognition technology to unlock the phone as well as authorizing purchases in the App Store. As well as being more secure, fingerprint technology is certainly more convenient as you will not have to remember a series of passwords.

This incarnation of the iPhone also sports superior camera technology. The iPhone 5s’s iSight camera has a range of helpful and easy to use features such as auto-stabilization and true tone flash to help you take excellent photos every time. On the front of the phone there is a respectable 1.2MP front-facing camera, perfect for video calling.
As opposed to the traditional monochrome color options which are synonymous with Apple, the iPhone 5s is available in three different colors: gold, space gray and silver.

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iPhone 5c

iPhone 5c

Usually when Apple releases a new smartphone, they discount the previous model. However, fall 2013 when Apple launched their new flagship iPhone, the iPhone 5s, they released it alongside the iPhone 5c. Made from plastic and sporting a slightly inferior spec, the iPhone 5c is targeted at those who want a new Apple cellphone without the premium price tag.

One of the first things you notice about the iPhone 5c is that it is available in a range of vibrant shades: green, pink, white, blue and yellow. While the device is made from plastic as opposed to other iPhone handsets which are embodied metal casing, the iPhone 5c still has a premium feel to it as it is reinforced with a steel frame which serves as the device’s antenna.

The iPhone 5c is powered by Apple’s new A6 chip. While it does not have the 64-bit architecture of the iPhone 5s, it is a notable improvement on the previous chip and does not drain your battery, even when you are using computationally intensive programs.

The iPhone 5c comes with Apple’s new camera application, iSight. Photography features such as auto-stabilization improve the quality of your photos and creative feature such as square photo format and live filters encourage creativity.

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LG G2

LG G2

The LG G2 is the first smartphone in LG’s new premium G series. Like many other new smartphones on the market, the LG G2 firmly falls into the ‘phablet’ category as it has an impressive large screen with minimal bezel and HD clarity. The most distinctive feature of the LG G2 is its button set up. As opposed to traditional smartphone designs where the main buttons are on the front of the device or the side, the buttons to operate the LG G2 are located on the back of the device. LG comment that this makes the device more comfortable to use and promoted single-handed use of the phone.

The LG G2 is powered by a 2.2 GHz Snapdragon 800 Quad-core processor making it LG’s most advanced smartphone to date. This speedy processor also allows you to operate up to 3 applications at the same time and LG’s helpful Slide Aside feature makes it easy to switch between applications.

LG’s new flagship smartphone runs on the ever-popular Android operating system. Not only is this OS incredibly easy to use as it was specifically built with touchscreen devices in mind, but it also grants users access to Google’s bourgeoning collection of apps and games in the Play Store.

The LG G2 also has a Voice Mate, a helpful voice control application. Voice Mate is easily activated by saying the keyword and can be used to perform a number of actions such as searching the web and setting an alarm.

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