Minuscule over massive: Xperia mini and the Xperia mini pro

Bigger is better, they say – or is it? When it comes to technology and gadgets, minuscule is usually chosen over massive, so when Sony Ericsson tells you that they’re launching the world’s smallest HD recording video smartphone, you’ve got to open your eyes and ears and take notice. The phone manufacturer have unveiled two … Continue reading Minuscule over massive: Xperia mini and the Xperia mini pro

Out of this world? The Samsung Galaxy S II

The very slimline (8.49mm and the slimmest in the world according to Samsung) Android handset features Android 2.3 Gingerbread as well as a speedy dual-core 1GHz Samsung chip along with a generous 1Gb of AM. While reviewers loved the original Galaxy S, some were not so keen on its design, which made it look like … Continue reading Out of this world? The Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1: Honeycomb is looking sweet on Samsung’s latest tablet

While I’m sitting in grey old London, some luckier gadget geeks are lording it up in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress 2011, where tablets are popping up like nobody’s business. Latest to make its appearance is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, a far bigger version of Samsung’s 7in version. The biggest news about the … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1: Honeycomb is looking sweet on Samsung’s latest tablet

Google and Samsung Nexus S review of reviews

Another month, another potential iPhone-killer. Normally they fall short of grabbing the Smartphone Crown with some pretty basic mistakes – a plasticky-feel to the case, for instance, or a poor camera. Sometimes they’ll even forget to include HD video recording, or iPhone-beating features like a micro SD expansion slot. Will the Nexus S, Google and … Continue reading Google and Samsung Nexus S review of reviews

Nexus S: Google and Gingerbread – just in time for Christmas

While mobile phone reviewers are still pleasantly surprised when they encounter a phone that incorporates Android’s 2.2 version, the Google Nexus S is taking things to the next level, offering Android 2.3. ‘Gingerbread’ as it is called, is not the only new thing on the phone – it also boasts new hardware, NFC. NFC you … Continue reading Nexus S: Google and Gingerbread – just in time for Christmas