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Steve      Ted Salmon 

Phones Show follow-up chat, views and reviews from myself, Ted Salmon and guests from the mobile world. 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 378 ("Richard Yates part 2 - Imaging, Off-grid",22/01/2017) manually (Size: 49MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 378 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Richard Yates

Errata & Feedback
Lenovo pushing Nougat to ZUK Z2 while they apparently abandon the Z1
Nokia 6 sold out in China in under a minute
Tim Evans on Samsung finally updating their S7 series phones to Nougat
Clove selling the Kodak Ektra for £426 with free leather case

Phones Show Chat is helped out by IMax Repairs - phone, tablet and general tech repairs and servicing


Device Week
Google Pixel
Moto Z
Elite X3 Lap Dock Gallery
Nexus 6P
Nexus 6 - Large Screened Android Phone in Laptop Mode
Doro 6530

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Bo Kulmar. 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 297 (Xiaomi Mi Max pro) and 298 (CES, Hasselblad Moto Mod and My Way Forwards with Android)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: A Walk Around the Park by Pete Warner using a Huawei P9

Fern
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 - PodHubUK


Phones Show Chat is also on Stitcher Radio here

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 377 ("Richard Yates part 1 - Business Phone? Pah!",15/01/2017) manually (Size: 49MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 377 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Richard Yates

Errata & Feedback
Mark Wilkinson on Xiaomi Pronunciation
Neil Malcolm on the Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Allen Cross on FlickR dropping Yahoo Accounts
HTC U Ultra
Announced
Glynn Stone on Podcasts Choices
Andy Hagon audio clip - His Devices

Phones Show Chat is helped out by IMax Repairs - phone, tablet and general tech repairs and servicing

Device Week
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
Google Pixel
Moto Z & Hasselblad Mod - AAWP Moto Z v Nokia v Lumia
Lumsing Bluetooth Car Kit
INCIPIO Moto Z Case
Ghostek Cloak 2
Zizo Flip Wallet
Olixar Flexishield
Elite X3 Lap Dock Gallery
Cruzerlite Bugdroid Circuit

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
David Addington. 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 297 (Xiaomi Mi Max pro) and 298 (CES, Hasselblad Moto Mod and My Way Forwards with Android)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Bluebeard by Ted Salmon using some dubious device!

Bluebeard

Download Phones Show Chat episode 376 ("Steve Nutt, Field recording",08/01/2017) manually (Size: 44MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 376 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Errata & Feedback

Sue Blandford on the HTC TYTN II

Zachary Kew-Denniss and Taz Hoque on Moto Z Sensors and Super Mario Run

BlackBerry Mercury/DTEK70 thoughts from Andrew Manning and others

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom thoughts from Adrian B

Allen Cross on the 92MP shots from the Asus Zenfone AR

Fernando Viñan-Cano and Ahmed Bebars on 7.1.1 arriving on the Nexus 6

Martin Hall on the Samsung Galaxy S8 news

Craig Garner Audio Clip - His devices

Device Week

Steve Nutt in The Comet

Nexus 6 v Nexus 6P v Pixel XL

Xiaomi Mi Max Pro - Futuristic phablet head to head: HP Elite X3 vs Xiaomi Mi Mix

Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus

Marshall London

Google Pixel

Moto Z & Hasselblad Mod - AAWP Moto Z v Nokia v Lumia

Amazing Audio MP3 Recorder

Sony Audio Recorder Android

Eye-d Android

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…David Jepson. 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 297 (Xiaomi Mi Max pro)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)

Picture of the Week/Month: Koskelantie Trees by HugoVK using a Nokia 808 Pureview

Snow path

Download Phones Show Chat episode 375 ("Mastering Bluetooth... the iOS way",01/01/2017) manually (Size: 50MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 375 - Show Notes
Happy New Year!
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Sue Blandford

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Martin Buckley on the Moto Z Play

Zachary Kew-Denniss on Quickpic
Marek Pawlowski on Smartphone design
Andrew Manning on the Huawei Honor Note 8
Super Mario Run for Android
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Device Week
Xiaomi Mi Max Pro
- Futuristic phablet head to head: HP Elite X3 vs Xiaomi Mi Mix
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
LineageOS
Marshall London
Google Pixel
Moto Z & Hasselblad Mod
- AAWP Moto Z v Nokia v Lumia
Moto Z/Play Nougat Notifications Volume Fix Rollout Imminent
iPhone SE

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading into 2017.


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Al Alkadi. 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 295 (Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus) and 296 (Steve’s Christmas Top 5)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Surrey Green Timber by leesamlong using a Nexus 6P

Snow tree

Download Phones Show Chat episode 374 ("Swift 2 to Mi Mix",23/12/2016) manually (Size: 30MB, 36 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 374 - Show Notes
Christmas Special
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Martyn Dix on Tap’n’Pay

Zachary Kew-Denniss on Gallery Apps
Ted’s Pixel TAP, TAP, TAP video!
Pixel’s Audio Problem

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!


Device Week
Xiaomi Mi Max Pro
- Futuristic phablet head to head: HP Elite X3 vs Xiaomi Mi Mix
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
- £149 AmazonUK Deal
Marshall London
Google Pixel

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this Christmas Week we do two! The winners are…
Marcus Brown and Philip Smith. 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 295 (Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus) and 296 (Steve’s Christmas Top 5)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
No Picture of the Week/Month this Christmas Week, but we’ll be back with another in PSC 375

Download Phones Show Chat episode 373 ("Headphones or speakers?",18/12/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 373 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with David Rich

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
GBoard’s arrival on Android with Mayuri Mehrotra, Ahmed Bebars, Harry Myhre
Malcolm Bryant on Gallery Apps
Mark Wilkinson on Android and Indexing
Steve Nutt on Notification LED in Pixel
Aidan Bell on the Huawei Honor Note 8
Tayo Olasope on Mobile Payments Limits
Juliet Purcell on Nougat is coming to the Mi5 any minute

Device Week
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Marshall London
Google Pixel
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
iPhone 7 Plus
Kodak Ektra

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

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 294 (Blackberry DTEK60) and 295 (Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: The Spirit of Christmas by Robert Macrowan using a Xiaomi Mi5

Spirit

Download Phones Show Chat episode 372 ("Improving the Pixel",10/12/2016) manually (Size: 35MB, 48 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 372 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Steve & Rafe’s AAS Nostalgia Episode Part 1
Antonio Holzmeister feedback on his new Moto Z Play
Ahmed Bebars on BlueTooth 5
Steve on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 saga

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Marshall London
Google Pixel
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Trevor Bennett. 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 293 (Xiaomi Redmi Note 4) and Show 294 (Blackberry DTEK60)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Reflection by Kah Leong using a Nokia Lumia 1520

Reflection


App of the Week
Calendar Widget: Month+Agenda
for Android

Download Phones Show Chat episode 371 ("Emptying the postbag",04/12/2016) manually (Size: 48MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 371 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with James Honeyball

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Ted on the Samsung Nexus S - Specs
Stuart Cutts on Ted’s HTC One (M8) & 1+X
Mark Wilkinson on the Blackberry DTEK60
Antonio Holzmeister on the Moto Z Play
Paul Sargeant on the Huawei P9

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Blackberry DTEK60
Marshall London
iPhone 7 plus
Samsung Galaxy KZoom
Google Pixel
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Stephen Forbes. 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 294 (Blackberry DTEK60)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Dizzy at Dusk by Mayuri Mehrotra using a Nexus 6P

Cat at dusk


App of the Week
Resizeable CalWidget for Android by egg ‘n stone

Download Phones Show Chat episode 370 ("Defending the Pixel, Exploring the Z",27/11/2016) manually (Size: 58MB, 81 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 370 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Myriam Joire

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Blackberry DTEK60
Marshall London
Lenovo Phab2 Pro

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Scott McSweeney-Roberts. 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 292 (Chipsets? Bah!) and Phones Show 293 (Xiaomi Redmi Note 4)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Forest Leaves taken by Tjark using a Lumia 950

Leaves

Download Phones Show Chat episode 369 ("More Mods? Hoorah!",20/11/2016) manually (Size: 48MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 369 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Steve launches the HP Elite X3 FlickR Group
Andrew Manning feedback on last week’s show
Moto Mods Vehicle Dock, Mophie Juice Pack,
Moto Z Nougat to drop OTA any minute
Moto Mod JBL Andrew Manning signs Ted's Sanity Certificate

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Steve’s text Pixel XL AndroidBeat Review
Ted’s Pixel Appraisal and Differences (follow the thread)
HP Elite X3
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Android Auto App
Timmy M13

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Stuart Cutts. 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 291 (Google Pixel XL) and 292 (Chipsets? Bah!)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Red Spotted Mushroom shot by Bonapartocunasa using an iPhone 6

Mushroom

Last Week’s Winner Rusty Ring by John1973m and his Original (follow the thread)

Around the Corner
We take a look at the Xiaomi Mi Mix

App of the Week

JustWatch
for Android (Chris Kelly)

Download Phones Show Chat episode 368 ("The Pixel Special",13/11/2016) manually (Size: 57MB, 82 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 368 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Allen Cross
The Google Pixel Special!

Errata & Feedback

Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Steve launches the HP Elite X3 FlickR Group
A New Marshall London 2? This week?!

Dave Knight on Chinese Phones
Allen Cross on new USB-C USB-PD standards

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Steve’s text Pixel XL AndroidBeat Review
Ted’s Pixel Appraisal
HP Elite X3

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Dave Latham. 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 291 (Google Pixel XL) and 292 (Chipsets? Bah!)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Rusty Ring by John1973m using a Samsung Galaxy S7

Rusty Ring

Download Phones Show Chat episode 367 ("Ultra-budget and Projection",05/11/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 367 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Large

Errata & Feedback
Thanks for support from Clove Technology
Steve launches the HP Elite X3 FlickR Group
Steve spots the newly launched
Wileyfox Swift 2
Zachary Kew-Denniss on Streaming Music options
Ted’s Pixel Appraisal

Christmas thanks
Contact James Burland at Anglebury Press for any print or media needs leading up to Christmas!

Device Week
Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Moto Mod Insta-Share Projector
Steve’s text Pixel XL AndroidBeat Review
LG G5
Doogee X5 Max Pro
TIMMY M13
HP Elite X3
Marshall London

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Brooks Giger. 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 291 (Google Pixel XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Afternoon Tea by Sean Paull using an iPhone 7 Plus

Tea

Download Phones Show Chat episode 366 ("Galaxy S7 edge or Google Pixel?",29/10/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 366 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Kev Wright

Errata & Feedback
Large, Large, Font, Display
Google Security and 2FA
Kodak Ektra
Blackberry DTEK60 v DTEK50

Device Week
Nexus 6P - Nexus 5X - Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Steve’s text Pixel XL AndroidBeat Review
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Brett Cook. 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 291 (Google Pixel XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Cute by Dave Proudlock using a Samsung Galaxy S7

Cute

Download Phones Show Chat episode 365 ("Pixellated and down on Google?",23/10/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 365 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Errata & Feedback
Taz Hoque on Magnets and Tech Gear
John Doe on keeping batteries charged
Tim Evans, Zachary Kew-Denniss and Michael Rochester on their new Pixels
Lianne Lee on Motorola Customer Service
Phones and Water (iFixit)

Device Week

Nexus 6P - Nexus 5X - Nexus 6
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
iPhone 7 Plus
Steve’s text Pixel XL AndroidBeat Review
Obi Worldphone MV1
HP Elite X3

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Errol Auckinson. 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 290 (Moto Z, Moto Mods and Wileyfox Spark X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Autumn Colour by Roland Roberts using a Moto Droid Turbo 2

Autumn



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Phones Show Chat is helped out by IMax Repairs - phone, tablet and general tech repairs and servicing


The Phones Show (videos)

Nexus 6PShow 298 - News from CES, a review of the Hasselblad Moto Z mod, and thoughts on my way forwards with Android

Show 297 - My hands-on review of the most futuristic - and one of the most expensive - smartphone in the world today - the Xiaomi Mi Mix 18K

Show 296 - My Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2016!

Swift 2 PlusShow 295 - Enter the Ektra, hands-on review of the Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus

Show 294 - Review of the new Blackberry DTEK60 - secure, updated and decent screen and speakers

Show 293 - Review of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and thoughts on pros and cons of buying from China

chipsShow 292 - Chipsets? Bah! Why you shouldn't pay too much attention to raw specs...

Show 291 - Review of the Google Pixel XL, the flagship for Android 7.1 and a new age of Google (in theory)

Show 290 - Reviews of the Moto Z and Moto Mods, plus the Wileyfox Spark X

iPhonesShow 289 - Review of the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus!

Show 288 - News of the Moto Z Play, something new with Xenon, and hands-on reviews of the HP Elite X3 and Moto G4

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