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Steve      Ted Salmon 

Follow-up chat, views and reviews from myself, Ted Salmon, a weekly podcast, with frequent guest appearances by the mobile world illuminati.  Comments and questions welcome to my Twitter account @stevelitchfield . See also the associated Facebook group and forum and Google+ Community.

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 357 ("Gavin and the story of 10",28/08/2016) manually (Size: 50MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 357 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Errata & Feedback

Steve & Ted’s Top 5 Phones
Aidan Bell feedback on SmartWatches
Tim Evans’ Marshall London v Axon 7 Sound Test Video
HTC 10 Nougat update coming soon!

Allen Cross with more evidence of the Hasselblad Moto Z Camera
Open Chatter G+ PSC Community Category created


Device Week
Marshall London
HP Elite X3
Moto G4
HTC 10
Nexus Marlin & Sailfish
Samsung Galaxy S7
1+3

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Charles Zealey. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 286 (Honor 5C) and 287 (Top 5 Phones)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: My Lady in Blue by Patrik Andersson using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Lady in Blue


Forum Classifieds (Kev Wright and Nick Robinson)
Don’t forget to check out the classified sales bargains at pscforum.co.uk

Links of Interest…
PSC on Twitter - FaceBook - Google Plus - FlickR - TTUK - WhateverWorks - AAWP - TechAddictsUK - Chewing Gum for the Ears - Projector Room

The Phones Show Chat is a one hour (ish) weekly podcast without interruptions or adverts.

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 356 ("John Balshaw, Smart and Platinum",21/08/2016) manually (Size: 49MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 356 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with John Balshaw

Errata & Feedback

Nostalgia Week with Aidan Bell and Dave Rich clearing drawers
Google finally rolls out Duo, but not Allo yet
SB The Dodo has a mini-review of the Asus Zenfone 2 Laser
Ahmed Bebars spots Hangouts on Air heading to YouTube
Andrew Manning on the LG G Flex 3 and feedback from last show


Device Week
Marshall London
Nexus 5
Vodafone Platinum 7
Trinus VR Software
Homido

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Chris Dickinson. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 286 (Honor 5C)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Auschwitz camp by Andy Hagon using a Nokia 808

Barbed wire

Download Phones Show Chat episode 355 ("Hyper-summer-catchup",14/08/2016) manually (Size: 40MB, 53 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 355 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
LG V20
with 32-bit HiFi Quad DAC announced
Ted duped
by HTC Repeat Advertising
Don’t worry about Quadrooter
Steve on Marshall London Problems
TheKeithBBB on Lumia 950 and GeoTagging
Roy Gardiner on the future of W10M
Andy Clarkson on the migration path to Android
Brooks Giger on a new phone quest for his mother
Ted’s Google Play Movies Quest!

Device Week
Marshall London
Marshall Major II
BlueTooth Headphones
ZUK Z1
Honor 5C
Nexus 6 dBrand Skin
iPhone 5S 64GB
Exploring Windows 10 Mobile Redstone very latest builds on the Lumia 1020

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Enzro Greenidge. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 286 (Honor 5C)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Card Index by HugoVK using a Nokia 808

Card index

Download Phones Show Chat episode 354 ("Nirave Gondhia, The perfect 7, the 100%",07/08/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 354 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with Nirave Ghondia (Android Authority) (Tech Meets Travel)

Errata & Feedback
Martin Hall’s first impressions of the CAT S60
Marek Pawlowski’s MexSigns
Jerzy Jarmasz
and Kurt Kaufman on the Hasselblad True Zoom Camera MotoMod
Ahmed Bebars spots 100 off the HTC 10
Allen Cross on Manual Control coming back to Google Camera App
LG V20 coming in September with Nougat OOTB
Nexus Launcher - No App Drawer Icon and persistent Search

Device Week
Marshall London
Project Ara
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…J Bernald Walsh. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 285 (CAT S60)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: River Arun by Pete Warner using a Samsung Galaxy S6

River

Download Phones Show Chat episode 353 ("Michael Fisher, James Reed",31/07/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 353 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with Michael Fisher (Twitter, YouTube) and James Reed (Universal Discovery Methodology)

Errata & Feedback
Jason Snowden on Phones’ Speakers’ frequencies and the human ear
Aidan Bell on Nexus 6, CAT S60 and environmental flaps

Device Week
Marshall London
Cat S60
Lumia 950XL
Blackberry Passport
Blackberry DTEK50
Screen Time for Android
Nexus 6
Google+ on W10M
W10M Fast Panorama Mode
Skype UWP

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Troy Dyall. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 285 (CAT S60)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Texture 1 by Marek Pawlowski using a Blackberry Priv

Pattern

Download Phones Show Chat episode 352 ("Marek Pawlowski, Of Blackberrys and Security Updates",24/07/2016) manually (Size: 51MB, 71 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 352 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with Marek Pawlowski (MEX Conference, blog & podcast)

Errata & Feedback
Jamie Holland on Twilight and associated Apps
Martin Dix on Nexus 5 volume problem and DIY!
Lenovo says Moto Z models will get monthly updates from Google
Allen Cross notes that G+ will soon have Image Comments
Amazon retiring their App for Windows Phone
Ahmed Bebars on Google’s Search App update Plan Your Visit

Device Week

Marshall London - Update to Chrissie
Cat S60
Lumia 950XL
Blackberry Priv
Huawei Mate S
Blackberry Passport

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Rajkumar Gopalaswamy. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 283 (OnePlus 3) and 284 (Alcatel Idol 4)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Horizontal Rain by Robin Van Der Kam using a Lumia 950XL

Rain

Download Phones Show Chat episode 351 ("Live from the construction site",17/07/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 351 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
iPhone with Xenon Flash
Antonis Petrides on Twilight and COS
John Doe and Martin Hall on Rugged SmartPhones
Ahmed Bebars on speakers, ringtones and voices
Google Keyboard Themes update for Android comes to Play Store
Allen Cross leads on our favourite Android devices of all time

Device Week
Marshall London
Cat S60
Lumia 950XL

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Aidan Bell. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 283 (OnePlus 3) and 284 (Alcatel Idol 4)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Feeding Time by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Samsung Galaxy S7

Bee

Download Phones Show Chat episode 350 ("Mike Robins, Swiftly done",10/07/2016) manually (Size: 42MB, 57 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 350 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mike Robins

Errata & Feedback
Jamie Holland reports on Trusted Certificate Authorities in Nougat
Andrew Manning spots OnePlus hiking prices and blaming Brexit!

Allen Cross on the new UFS Samsung MicroSD Cards
Allen Cross on ZeroLemon Nexus 6P 8500mAh case
Roland Jay Roberts gets himself a real Star Trek Communicator!

1+ Out of Stock Indefinitely

Device Week
Marshall London
Cat S60
Lumia 950XL
Alcatel Idol 4
WileyFox Swift
Honor 5x
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro Prime

Reviews by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond
The Escaped Lynx
Bose Quietcomfort 35
OnePlus 3
HTC 10
Xiaomi Mi Band 2
HiFiMan Edition S Headphones
Choetech 6 Port USB Desktop charger with QC3

App of the Week
8 Ball Pool for Android
Twilight for Android
cf.lumen for Rooted Android

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Richard Hammond. Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club - It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 283 (OnePlus 3) and 284 (Alcatel Idol 4)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Liverpool Pilot by Harry Myhre using a Nexus 5X

Pilot

Mike’s favourite album(!): Local Hero Theme

For older Phones Show Chat episodes, see our archive.

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The Phones Show (videos)

Show 287 - My Top 5 Phones for August 2016, plus news of the Honor 8

OnePlus 3Show 286 - Review of the budget Honor 5c, plus my take on news of the Galaxy Note 7...

Show 285 - Review of the super-rugged CAT S60, plus news from Blackberry about the DTEK50

Show 284 - Review of the premium mid-ranger with brutal stereo speakers, the Alcatel Idol 4, plus news from Wileyfox...

OnePlus 3Show 283 - Review of the (astonishing value) OnePlus 3 flagship...

Show 282 - Review of the ultra-budget Vodafone Smart Prime 7, plus news of the OnePlus Three and the Moto Z and MotoMods

Show 281 - Review of the new mid-sized Sony Xperia X, plus news of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

LG G5Show 280 - News of the Zenfone Max and a full review of the modular LG G5

Show 279 - Review of the brand new HTC 10, plus news of the Moto G4 pair...

Show 278 - Review of the modular Fairphone 2, plus a sideways look at the Nexus 6P

Huawei P9Show 277 - News of the HTC 10 and a full review of the Huawei P9, a premium mid-ranger

Show 276 - Review of the Apple iPhone SE - the 'perfect iPhone'?

Show 275 - Top 5 Phones for March 2016 and a mini-review of the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

20 years of smartphonesShow 274 - 20 years of smartphone innovation - a whistle-stop tour!

Show 273 - MWC catch-up, plus reviews of the Lumia 650 and Blackberry Priv

Show 272 - Review of the brand new Honor 5X, premium build at a budget price

Zenfone ZoomShow 271 - Hands-on review of the Zenfone Zoom, plus why I 'film' on a humble 808....

Show 270 - Review of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, plus CES catchup

Show 269 - Into my second DECADE! Why I don't use an iPhone or iOS!

Lumia 950Show 268 - Hands-on review of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, plus a Christmas wallet charger miracle....

Show 267 - Hands-on review of the OnePlus X premium mid-ranger

Show 266 - Hands-on review of the two budget phablets, the Wileyfox Storm and Alcatel Idol 3 5.5"

Nexus 5XShow 265 - News from Motorola and Blackberry, hands-on review of the Google Nexus 5X, and some Christmas stocking filler ideas.

Show 264 - Hands-on review of the Sony Xperia Z5 Compact, plus news of the HTC One A9

Show 263 - Hands-on review of the Apple iPhone 6s, pointing the way to a perfect 7?

Moto X StyleShow 262 - News from Microsoft and Google, hands-on review of the Motorola Moto X Style, and some noteworthy accessories.

Show 261 - Hands-on review of the Alcatel Idol 3, plus Samsung's huge mistake....

Show 260 - Hands-on review of the Smart Prime 6, my Top 5 for September 2015, plus some interesting new case ideas for the iPhone 6s.

Marshall LondonShow 259 - News catch-up from IFA 2015, plus hands-on review of the loudest phone on the planet, the Marshall London!

Show 258 - Hands-on previews and reviews of the Honor 7 and Motorola Moto X Play

Show 257 - News of the Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge+ and Xperia M5, Hands-on review of the Motorola Moto G (3rd gen), and a look at a waterproof case option for the Galaxy S6

Smart Ultra 6Show 256 - News catch-up, plus hands-on review of the bargain Smart Ultra 6

Show 255 - News of the Honor 7, Hands-on review of the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro, and a Proporta Premium Present

Show 254 - The Top 10 Expectations of Camera Phones

Turbocharger 8000Show 253 - Musings on smartphone size, past, present and future, plus a look at the Turbocharger 8000

Show 252 - Review of the ultra-premium Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Show 251 - Review of the LG G4, a look at the new version of the BeachBuoy

Nexus logoShow 250 - My May 2015 Top 5 Phones, plus 'Why Nexus?'

Archive of earlier Smartphones Shows