The Phones Show Chat (audio podcast)

Steve Ted Salmon

Follow-up chat, views and reviews from myself and Tim Salmon, an intended weekly podcast - here's the archive of old episodes. 

And here's the main Phones Show Chat page

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Shows:

Download Phones Show Chat episode 399 ("Tom Stuart, Accusing and Defending iOS",17/06/2017) manually (Size: 44MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 399 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tom Stuart

Errata & Feedback
Steve Nutt on Proximity Sensors

Zac Kew-Denniss with feedback and tips on Android O Beta
Adrian B on YotaPhone 3
Glynn Stone on Lenovo P2 not getting Nougat

Device Week
NextBit Robin
Nexus 5X - Beta
ZTE Axon 7
iPhone 7 Plus
Moto Z & Mods - update to the Camera Mod
Moto G4
Microsoft Lumia 640XL
Moto G5 3GB RAM Amazon Exclusive
Sony Xperia XZ

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Lawrence Wills. 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 309 (Blackberry KEYone) and 310 (Steve’s Top 5 Phones)

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


Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Summer Butterfly by Keefers007 using an HTC U11

Red Admiral

Download Phones Show Chat episode 398 ("Ian Maxfield, Tales from the Repair shop",11/06/2017) manually (Size: 43MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 398 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Ian Maxfield
of IMax Repairs - phone, tablet and general tech repairs and servicing

Ian uses Xtremeskinz

Errata & Feedback
Mark Finlay & Darren Steel feedback on last show
Moto X4 Return to form
Android Devices Update Timeline
OnePlus Said They Would, Now They Won’t
Sacha Obado is Loving W10M Creator’s Update on his Lumia 930

Adrian B reports on Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone
Tim Evans reports that iOS11 opens up NFC Stack for devices and implements One-Handed Keyboard

Device Week
Blackberry KEYone - Ted’s Review
NextBit Robin - 7.1.1. Arrived with April Security
Nexus 5X - Android O Developer Preview - Beta
Marshall London
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Samsung VR
ZTE Axon 7
Nokia Lumia 620 - boot-loop which I can’t get it out of
- WDRT


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Phil Wild. 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 307 (LG G6), 308 (Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus) and 309 (Blackberry KEYone)

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

Beers

Download Phones Show Chat episode 397 ("Steve Nutt, 'O' is for Accessibility!",04/06/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 66 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 397 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Errata & Feedback
Paul Reid on his Humber Bridge FlickR Photo
Kurt Kaufman on the Nokia N79 Easy Life
Taz Hoque on RAM & Storage in World Markets
Neil Gilroy on Motorola Announcements
Andy Hagon’s Review of the LG G6
Choetech PowerBanks from Computer Room Services

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

Device Week
Blackberry KEYone - Ted’s Review
NextBit Robin - 7.1.1. Arrived with April Security
Google Pixel
Android O Developer Preview

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Ian Wilkinson. 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 307 (LG G6), 308 (Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus) and 309 (Blackberry KEYone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Chameleon by cipm22 using a Sony Xperia XZ

Chameleon


Download Phones Show Chat episode 396 ("Tim Evans, Smartphone Whack-a-mole!",28/05/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 396 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

Errata & Feedback
Ahmed Bebars on Moto Z2 Play dropping battery capacity by 500mAh
Motorola G5S Reliably Leaked
Zachary Kew-Denniss on Podcast Catcher coming at last to Google
Ted’s Musings on what it really means to ‘Own’ Digital Media
Ahmed Bebars on Samsung Galaxy 4.7” Feel Announcement

Device Week
HTC U11
Samsung Galaxy S8
DEX Dock
Ted’s Marshall London Musings
Sony Xperia XZ 7.1.1 & May Security Update
Blackberry KEYone

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Martin Raeburn. 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 307 (LG G6) and 308 (Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Humber Bridge shot by reidp31 using an iPhone 7 Plus

Humber bridge

Download Phones Show Chat episode 395 ("Mark Hilton, Towards the 256GB phone!",21/05/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 395 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mark Hilton (eCommerceTalk Podcast)

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

Errata & Feedback

Leon Buxton feedback on SD Cards
101 Announcements from Google I/O
Check Your Bank’s Android Pay Device Limit
Promising Noises from John Doe and the HTC U 11

Ahmed Bebars on Battery Care
DxOMark Working with OnePlus

Device Week
Apple iPhone 6 Plus
ZTE Axon 7 - Rugged Armor Case from Spigen
LG G6
OnePlus 3T
Honor 8
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Android ‘O’ Developer Preview

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Chris 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 306 (Huawei P10) and 307 (LG G6)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Bridge taken by MaTiCeK using a Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Bridge

Download Phones Show Chat episode 394 ("Stephen Penny, a decade of iPhone",14/05/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 394 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Stephen Penny

Errata & Feedback
Tom Pickert on Audio Files and Weatherproofing

Sony & Moto Screw Memory Cards
Qualcomm 630 & 660 Announced

John Doe feedback on last week’s take on the BlackBerry KeyOne

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

Device Week

Pixel/XL
BlackBerry KeyOne - Device Comparison Tool
ZTE Axon 7 at Amazon Germany
iPhone 7 Plus
Marshall London with Fiio A5 Headphone Amp
Moto Z
Sony Xperia XZ
LG G6

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winners are…
Waldemar Korłub and Robert Daniels. 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 305 (the Ultimate SmartPhone) and 306 (Huawei P10)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Floating in the Air by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Samsung Galaxy S8

Fly


Phones Show Chat 393 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Sethu M Pillai

Errata & Feedback
Google Fixed the i (...at least for Nexus/Pixel users)
Andrew M on LG G6
Google Calendar Infiltration
Zac Kew-Denniss on Moto Keyboard Latest
BBC Reports that UK users only get 4G 53% of the time
Now THIS is interesting! Sony bringing a Cinemascope Phone! 21:9
Tim Evans’ Quick Thoughts on the BlackBerry KeyOne

Device Week
Pixel/XL
BlackBerry KeyOne - Device Comparison Tool
ZTE Axon 7 at Amazon Germany

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Wayne Norton. 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 305 (the Ultimate SmartPhone) and 306 (Huawei P10)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: What Happened to Spring by Gerald Fraser using an Honor 8

Snow

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

Download Phones Show Chat episode 392 ("Jason Snowden, Live from Leeds",30/04/2017) manually (Size: 42MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 392 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with ‘High-End Normob’ Jason Snowden

Errata & Feedback
20 Bluboo Mobile Phones for $200
!
Steve Nutt on Enhanced SMS for Android
Commander One
from Eltima
Axon 7 Flickr Group
Tim Evans has the BBKeyOne in hand
John Doe links to a Huawei P10 vs P10 Plus Camera Appraisal

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

Device Week
Moto Z
ZTE Axon 7 - slim fit grippy case
Pixel/XL
Sony Xperia XZ
Lumia 950

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Robert Caunt. 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 305 (the Ultimate SmartPhone) and 306 (Huawei P10)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Lazy Sunday Afternoon on a ZTE Axon 7

Lazy

Download Phones Show Chat episode 391 ("Andy Hagon, Twitter Chameleon and G6 lover",22/04/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 69 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 391 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Hagon

Errata & Feedback
Andrew Manning enthusing about the 6.4” Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Aly Naseer
, Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, Adrian B, with the Samsung Galaxy S8 & LG G6
Adrian B has his Samsung Galaxy K Zoom out and concludes that There’s Still Life in Kitkat!
Ted’s not alone with 140+ Apps in regular use!
Rob Vanderkam on Batteries

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

Device Week

Moto Z
ZTE Axon 7 - slim fit grippy case
Pixel/XL
LG G6

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Fernando Vinan-Cano. 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 304 (Axon 7 and Honor Emotion UI) and 305 (the Ultimate SmartPhone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Shoe Abstract by Ahmed Bebars using a Lumia 920 - Nexus 6P Variation

Shoe

Download Phones Show Chat episode 390 ("Assisted living with 16GB",16/04/2017) manually (Size: 39MB, 53 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 390 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with an Easter Catch-Up

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

Errata & Feedback

Aly Naseer asks Why is the Pixel so Boring?
...and Which Android Phone Did We Like Best?
Moto E4 and E4 Plus
Moto Z2 - Hardly Seems Like it’s Worth the Bother
Alan Webb on Wileyfox Baked version of 7.1.1 and April 2017 Security
Google Assistant Featurette

Device Week
Moto Z
ZTE Axon 7
Pixel/XL
Ted’s WiFi Woes
Marshall London Firmware Update

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Han Shiong Siah. 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 305 (the Ultimate Smartphone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Rocks & Turquoise Sea by Sean Paull using an iPhone 7 Plus

Cliffs

Download Phones Show Chat episode 389 ("Myriam Joire, Going 2:1",09/04/2017) manually (Size: 54MB, 72 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 389 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Myriam Joire

Errata & Feedback
Steve’s Head-to-Head at AAWP Pixel vs. Lumia 950
Pureview Take 2 at AAWP
Ahmed Bebars on the YotaPhone3 tease, MM for YotaPhone2

Device Week
We chat with Myriam about all things mobile including Honor 8 Pro, pocketability, optimum screen sizes, Moto Z, Moto Mod Keyboard, Axon 7 agonies, gBoard/Dictionary, recording audio/video with the Pixel XL, DayDream, QHD, 4K screens, VR, LG G6, ZTE Axon 7, Samsung Galaxy S8, Huawei P10 and Motorola Moto G5. Phew!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…Gary Gotham. 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 304 (Axon 7 and Honor Emotion UI) and 305 (the Ultimate SmartPhone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: The Forest is Alive by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using an iPhone 7 Plus

Forest

Download Phones Show Chat episode 388 ("No Fools Guaranteed!",01/04/2017) manually (Size: 46MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 388 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with a section with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond of Gavin's Gadgets

Errata & Feedback
Robert Macrowan on gBoard/Dictionary and Facebook App Woes
Moto Mod Keyboard latest
New version of Pixel Launcher

Ahmed Bebars on the Audio Only feature of Duo
Andrew Manning on the LG G6 Potential whilst Myriam Joire is Bowled Over
Coverage of Google Assistant Coming Soon

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

Device Week

Moto Z vs. Moto Z Play
ZTE Axon 7
Samsung Galaxy S8
Huawei P10
Red iPhone 7 Plus
Motorola Moto G5
Steve’s Stereo Speakered Phones ‘Best Of’ Ratings (tweaked, comments welcome for next PSC!):
100% = Moto Z/Z Play with JBL SoundBoost
60% = Marshall London
40% = ZTE Axon 7 with Dolby Atmos turned on
30% = HTC One M7, Alcatel IDOL 4S/Blackberry DTEK 60, iPhone 7/7Plus
20% = Nexus 6P, 6, HTC One M8
15% = HTC One M9, Xperia Z5, Nextbit Robin et al.

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Marcus Brown. 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 304 (Axon 7 and Honor Emotion UI)

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

Medusa

Download Phones Show Chat episode 387 ("Delayed but perfectly formed",26/03/2017) manually (Size: 48MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 387 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
Aidan Bell on Steve Nutt’s Sound Appreciation Argument
Marek Pawlowski on his Neon Sign Photo
Allen Cross reports that Hangouts is removing SMS - AAWP Insight 211
Ahmed Bebars reports Super Mario Run out for Android - Ted’s Thoughts
More details about the Moto Mod Keyboard emerge
Tayo Olasope links to the Nokia 6 Durability Test on YouTube
Google gBoard/Dictionary screwed

Device Week
Moto Z vs. Moto Z Play - The Screen’s Gone!
Moto Mod Projector
ZTE Axon 7 Mini - Malware Issue
ZTE Axon 7
Honor 8
BlackBerry DTEK60
Windows 10 Mobile Creator’s Update

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

Steve’s original objections to the Nexus 6P


Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winners are…
Aidan Bell, Ross Major. 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 303 (ZTE Axon 7 Mini) and 304 (Axon 7 and Honor Emotion UI)

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

Station

Download Phones Show Chat episode 386 ("Tom Stuart, Have family, will iPhone!",19/03/2017) manually (Size: 42MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 386 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tom Stuart

Errata & Feedback
Steve Nutt on StereoMatch
Aly Naseer and Malcolm Bryant on Android System Battery Management

Device Week

Moto Z vs. Moto Z Play
ZTE Axon 7 Mini - Malware Issue
ZTE Axon 7
iPhone 7 Plus
Moto G4
Lumia 640 XL
Honor 8

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Harry Thackray. 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 302 (MWC 2017, Nokia 9500, Gemini) and 303 (ZTE Axon 7 Mini)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Tree Bark by Andy Hagon using an LG G5

Bark

Plus:Central Park:

Park

Download Phones Show Chat episode 385 ("Tim Evans, John Major's Beard",12/03/2017) manually (Size: 44MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 385 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

Errata & Feedback
Straight from the Horse’s Mouth - Why the Marshall London’s speakers are great

Tom Pickert with loads of feedback from the last show
Aidan Bell’s Gemini Phone/PDA thread
Ahmed Bebars on Moto Mod Design, Microphone Pixel hardware issue and there will be a Pixel 2 this year!

MicroSD/Adoptable Storage Question from Ted

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


Device Week

Google Pixel
Nexus 6P
Moto Z vs. Moto Z Play
ZTE Axon 7 Mini
ZTE Axon 7
The Marshall London 2!
iPhone 7 Plus
Tim’s Been to MWC!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Phil Greet. 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 302 (MWC 2017, Nokia 9500, Gemini)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Intent by Marek Pawlowski using a Huawei Mate S

Watch this space

Download Phones Show Chat episode 384 ("John Cooper, Moto Z Play time",05/03/2017) manually (Size: 47MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 384 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with John Cooper

Errata & Feedback
SmartPhone Batteries with Darren Steel, Leon Buxton and John Doe
Allen Cross (and others) noted the rollout of Google Assistant to all Nougat phones
MWC 2017
: As summarised in Phones Show 302 - Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus, BlackBerry KeyOne, LG G6, Huawei P10, Huawei P10 Plus and Sony Xperia XZ Premium
Ted on Unhealthy Notifications

Device Week
Google Pixel
Moto Z
Nexus 6P
Moto X Play
NextBit Robin
Logitech K380
- AmazonUK

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

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Francis Muir. 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

App of the Week
Amazing Audio Voice Recorder (revisited) for Android

The Phones Show

Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 302 (MWC 2017, Nokia 9500, Gemini)

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

Namibia

Download Phones Show Chat episode 383 ("Designing the ultimate smartphone",26/02/2017) manually (Size: 44MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 383 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with a CatchUp Special!

Errata & Feedback

Music testing via headphones
Google Closes Spaces
Google Camera Updated for Nexus 5, 5X, 6, 6P, 9
Messaging Google Confusion with RCS and Renaming to Google Messages
Moto Mod QWERTY Slider Coming and Motorola’s 3 Year Promise

Device Week
Google Pixel
Moto Z
Nexus 6P
Marshall London
BlackBerry Passport
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
iPhone 5C
Doro 6530
Google Daydream
Steve’s Ultimate Smartphone!
GDrive.Net UWP Review

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

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Mike Mullen. 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

Around the Corner
BlackBerry KeyOne Specs

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 301 (The Future of Windows on Phones)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Spring is Here by Steve (3lib) using a Marshall London(!):

Spring

Download Phones Show Chat episode 382 ("Leigh Geary, Four times since Christmas",19/02/2017) manually (Size: 41MB, 57 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 382 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Leigh Geary (CoolSmartphone)

Errata & Feedback

Tim Evans 99.6% of new SmartPhones run iOS or Android
Chrome now supports VR
Understanding Emoji
Kurt Kaufman on the Sony Xperia X Compact
John Cooper on the Nextbit Robin
Google Messenger
App Diversion

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


Device Week
Google Pixel
Moto Z
Nexus 6P
HTC 10
LG G5
ZUK Z1
Marshall London
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
Anker SoundCore

App of the Week
TV Guide UK for Android

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Tom Stuart. 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 300 (Kodak Ektra and Viewers’ Phones Stories)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Rust Doesn’t Stop by Dave using a Samsung Galaxy S5

Rust

Download Phones Show Chat episode 381 ("Steve Nutt, Voice assistance",12/02/2017) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 381 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Errata & Feedback
Leon Buxton on the Lenovo P2
Ambient Display coming soon from Sony
Moto Mod Edge spotted by Andrew Manning
Rob Macrowan on Wifi Switcher
Andy Hagon on Network Signal Info
Jason Mountjoy on Circular Fingerprint Scanners
Steve on Android and RAM Optimisation
Positive feedback on PSC from Rob V and Paul Lund

Elorm Joshua on Infinix on YouTube and Tecno Phantom 6 on YouTube
Malwarebytes for Android

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

Device Week

Google Pixel
Moto Z
Nexus 6P
Kodak Ektra
Sony Xperia X Compact
Equalizer+ for Android
HTC 10
AutoVoice - Using Tracker and AutoVoice

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Xerxes Hodivala. 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 300 (Kodak Ektra and Viewers’ Phones Stories)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Morning Sun by Roland Roberts using a Google Pixel

Snow

Download Phones Show Chat episode 380 ("Gareth Myles, X Compact and no ads!",05/02/2017) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 380 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gareth Myles

Errata & Feedback
Troy Dyall highlights the lies of HTC in order to sell the A9
Antonis Petridis picks up on the Death of Google Now rumours!
Ahmed Bebars spots Android 7.1.2 adding swipe gestures to Nexus 5X/6P fingerprint reader
Neil Gilroy on Motorola Good on their Promise still for Z-Series Updates
Gareth Williams on Microsoft, what might have been
Joshua on TECNO and INFINIX
Darren Steel on Nokia Refocus for Android

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

Pub Meet Photo

Device Week
Google Pixel
Moto Z
Nexus 6P
Kodak Ektra
Sony Xperia X Compact
Steve’s Emergency Torch/Charger
Network Signal Info
BATTOP keyboard with trackpad
Microsoft Universal Folding Keyboard
Other Keyboards: One
TwoThreeFour Logitech K480

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Sri Ganesh K.. 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 the main Phones Show videos.

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Amazing Clouds by Pete Warner using a Huawei P9
Sunday Afternoon by Pete Warner using a Huawei P9

Amazing clouds

And that bonus photo from Pete:

Sunset

Download Phones Show Chat episode 379 ("Stephen Forbes, Swiping in from every direction",29/01/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 379 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Stephen Forbes

Errata & Feedback
Andy Hagon wants to pick us up on the meaning of the word ‘Errata’
Netflix now allows SDCard Storage for Offline viewing
Zachary Kew-Dennis on Moto Z with Free JBL SoundBoost
Andrew Manning discusses Blackberry Priv vs. DTEK70
John Doe on Battery Data

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
Lumia 1020
BB Priv
Honor 6X
Kodak Ektra - Jon’s Review at Clove
Google Daydream - views and thoughts

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Andrew White. 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 299 (Honor 6X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Morning Frost by Marek Pawlowski using a Huawei P9

Morning frost

(Pete Warner posted his Pic of the Week from last week in its original glory!)

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 Kullmar. 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

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
Pre-Registration now live

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


Download Phones Show Chat episode 364 ("Landscape or Portrait, Horizontal or Vertical?",16/10/2016) manually (Size: 50MB, 69 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 364 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Aidan Bell

Errata & Feedback
Steve’s Rant (again!) Nexus 6 'Better' than Pixel
John Mason on Google Pixel

Device Week

Nexus 6P
Nexus 5X
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Nexus 6
HTC 10 (Red) - Shame on HTC (Ted’s Rant!)

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Jurg Holzle. 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). Show 291 will have my Pixel XL review.

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Sunrise over Plymouth and Cracking Colours at Sunset by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using an iPhone 7 Plus

SUnrise

Sunset

App of the Week
Sacha Obado on Authy
@dave6018 on Ofcom Mobile Research
Aidan Bell on Audipo

Download Phones Show Chat episode 363 ("Who says we never talk about the iPhone?",10/10/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 363 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Sri Ganesh K

Errata & Feedback
Steve’s Rant Nexus 6 Better than Pixel
Google Kill Nexus and Birth Pixel - Good or Bad?
What happened to Google’s Sound Search Widget?
Gerard McEvoy is about to buy iPhone SE - Pros and Cons
Jeremy Robinson spots the Red HTC10 - £480

Device Week
Nexus 6P
Nexus 5X
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost
Wileyfox Spark X
iPhone 6S Plus - iOS10
Marshall London
Nexus 6

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…
Carlos Anzola. 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: Sea-Dog by ManyPaws using an iPhone 6S

Sea-dog

Download Phones Show Chat episode 362 ("Of Granularity and Braille",02/10/2016) manually (Size: 42MB, 58 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 362 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt (Podcast) and Laurie Garratt

Errata & Feedback

Laurie Garratt on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Steve Rants about Google Maps

Barnaby Steer reports super battery life improvements with Nougat/Nexus 6P

Is the Nexus 5X still a good purchase decision? Aly Naseer

Andrew Manning becoming more enthused about the LG V20’s Camera

Leon Buxton’s on the LG G5

Nexus/Pixel chat Taz Hoque


Device Week

Nexus 6P

Nexus 5X

Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost - Ted’s Unboxing

JBL SoundBoost vs. Marshall London

iPhone 7 & 7+ - Text Reviews: iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

iPhone 7 - Steve’s Camera Zoom Shootout

Wileyfox Spark X

1+X with Marshmallow


Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is… Per Sjoborg. 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 289 (iPhone 7 & 7+)  Show 290 will be out this week!


Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)

Picture of the Week/Month: La Merce Fire Run by Haddles2000 using a Samsung Galaxy S7

Sparks

ownload Phones Show Chat episode 361 ("Bernard Walsh, Replacing the stethoscope",25/09/2016) manually (Size: 52MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 361 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with J Bernard Walsh

Errata & Feedback
John Mason with feedback from PSC360
Jan Ole Sur ported Gravity to Android spots Chris Hunt
Passport now under £250 from BB spots John Mason
Lots of commentary on Google’s release of ‘Allo, Martin Hall
Mayuri Mehrotra spots a new setting in Nougat to force Mono

Device Week
Nexus 6P
Nexus 5X
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost - Ted’s Unboxing
JBL SoundBoost vs. Marshall London
Incipio offGrid Power Pack Moto Mod
Hasselblad True Zoom Moto Mod
iPhone 6S+
iPhone 7 & 7+ - Text Reviews: iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
iPhone 7 - Steve’s Camera Zoom Shootout
Wileyfox Spark X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…Bob Higgie. 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 289 (iPhone 7 & 7+)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Sunflower by Maticek using an iPhone 6S+

Sunflower

Download Phones Show Chat episode 360 ("Loud and in Stereo!",18/09/2016) manually (Size: 57MB, 80 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 360 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gareth Myles

Errata & Feedback
Michael Warner with iPhone 7 Surveys - One, two, three
Tim Evans has first impressions of iPhone 7/Plus
Android Pay comes to a new group of UK Banks
CCleaner for Android
Allen Cross on Android Beta and RMS Explained

Device Week
Nexus 6P
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost - Ted’s Unboxing
JBL SoundBoost vs. Marshall London
iPhone 7 - Steve’s Camera Zoom Shootout
Wileyfox Spark X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week! And this week’s winner is…John Wright. 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 288 (Moto G4 & HP Elite X3) - 289 coming very soon!

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Up in the Air by Marius Olar using a Motorola Moto G

Up in the air

Download Phones Show Chat episode 359 ("Of Xiaomi and Moto Mods",11/09/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 359 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with a Catch-Up Special!

Errata & Feedback
Steve Nutt with an Android Log Out Answer
Clove will stock LG V20 but nobody else, it seems, in the UK
Steve asks Where’s the Devices’ Character Gone
Most still awaiting Nougat, including Aidan Bell on Nexus 6
Nougat for 6P delayed for battery draining fear

Ahmed Bebars on Scratchproof v Shatterproof
Martyn Dix on Nokia BH-214
Peter Hughes on Numbers of Apps
Lawrence Wills reviews the OnePlus 3

Robert Macrowan reviews the Xiaomi Mi5 64GB

Gavin Fabiani-Laymond’s Samsung Rant

Device Week
Nexus 5X with Nougat
Nexus 6 - Waterproof Video Test

Around the Corner
Moto Z & JBL SoundBoost

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week - two this week! And this week’s double winners are…Jamie Fear & Jamie Holland. 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 288 (Moto G4 & HP Elite X3)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Central Park by Andy Hagon using a Blackberry Priv

Central Park

Download Phones Show Chat episode 358 ("Tim Evans, from Marshall to iPhone",04/09/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 358 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon
with Tim Evans

Errata & Feedback

Google kills of Project Ara...but wait…
NexPaq takes up where Project Ara left off!
Chris Andrews links to the World’s first 12GB RAM Smartphone by Turing
Antonis Petrides on the Samsung Note 7 recall
A Lumia 950 for 250!
Steve’s Multi-Device Audio Test
Ted on preparing an Android phone for sale!

Andy Hagon on the Blackberry Priv

Device Week
Marshall London
HP Elite X3
Moto G4
Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Nexus 5X with Nougat

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Derek Robert. 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 288 (Moto G4 & HP Elite X3)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Men in Fountain by Derek Linzey using a Samsung Galaxy S6

Fountain

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

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

Download Phones Show Chat episode 349 ("Nigel Trevor, the OnePlus case",02/07/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 349 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Nigel Trevor

Errata & Feedback
New Wileyfox models Specs
Ben Hills
LG Declare the G5 a Disaster
Allen Cross
HTC Nexus Phones Marlin & Sailfish Specs
Taz Hoque
Android N declared as Nougat
Aidan Bell on UK Cellular Connectivity
Malcolm Bryant on Chromebook & Android Apps
Best Shot from a Budget phone - About to take flight - Lakeside at dusk

Device Week
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Nexus 6P
Cat S60
OnePlus 3
Lumia 950XL
Alcatel Idol 4

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Aidan Cunningham. 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)

Ted's mystery Marshall halo:

Halo

Around the Corner
We take a look at the Wileyfox Spark, Spark+ and Spark X

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Big Ben by Derek Linzay using a Samsung Galaxy S6

Big Ben

Runner-Up: Wren by Dave Proudlock using a Samsung Galaxy S7

Wren

Download Phones Show Chat episode 348 ("Allen Cross, Not About Phones",25/06/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 348 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Allen Cross

Errata & Feedback
Taz Hoque chats about the other Sailfish
Andrew Manning looks at the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro
Allen Cross spots the BB Priv for $299 (£218.50)

Jamie Holland spots new Wileyfox devices coming

Device Week

Marshall London
Nexus 5
Nokia Lumia 1520
Nexus 6
Nexus 6P

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…George Johnson. 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 282 (Vodafone Smart Prime 7 & Moto Z MotoMods) & Phones Show 283 (OnePlus 3, up shortly)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Water Lily Behind Pines taken by Roland Roberts with a Motorola DROID Turbo 2 (X Force)

Lillies

Download Phones Show Chat episode 347 ("Jamie Holland, Staying secure on smartphones",19/06/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 347 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jamie Holland

Errata & Feedback
John Mason on Apple/Android Pay
Aly Naseer on iOS/Android Combination
Adrian B on Marshall London’s GPS
Gavin Fabiani-Laymond is playing with the OnePlus 3
Aidan Bell on Glove Box Phones
Videos from Phones Category Added to the G+ Community

Device Week
Marshall London - CleanMyDrive2 for MacOS
Wileyfox Swift
Vodafone Smart 7
Xiaomi Mi4c
Android Security Awards
Android Devices Insecure
Adware Impossible to Remove
Devastating Vulnerabilities
Critical Vulnerability
Snapdragon Vulnerable - More
Installer Hijacking
Tongue-in-Cheek Summary Video

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Ross Major. 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 281 (Sony Xperia X) and 282 (Vodafone Smart Prime 7 & Moto Z MotoMods)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Poppy Fields by Marek Pawlowski using a Blackberry Priv

Poppy field

Download Phones Show Chat episode 346 ("Martin Donoghue, Take TWO phones on holiday? Why yes!",12/06/2016) manually (Size: 51MB, 72 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 346 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Martin Donoghue (The Shoreditch Partnership)

Errata & Feedback
Thoughts about the Moto Z announcement with Troy Dyall
Chris Andrews spots an iPhone Hack to make it run Android
Ahmed Bebars considers the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Leon Buxton picks up a cheap Sony Xperia Z5 Compact and declares the camera a joke
Wayne Kelly declares the (Bluetooth) Moto Stream better than the (WiFi) Chromecast Audio

Glynn Stone with a hot Euro 2016 tip!

Device Week
LG G5
HTC 10 - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review - equalizer+
Marshall London - Marshall London FlickR Group
Nexus 6P - Android DP3
Microsoft Lumia 950
Sony Xperia X - Flower 1 - Flower 2 - Flower 3
iPhone SE
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Wileyfox Swift
Vodafone Smart 7

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Jason Dridge. 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 279 (HTC 10), 280 (LG G5) and 281 (Sony Xperia X)

Around the Corner
We chat about the newly announced Moto Z and Moto Z Force

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Winter in Sutton Forest by Richard Brown using a Nexus 5

Forest

Download Phones Show Chat episode 345 ("Garry Clark, The Sony Conundrum",04/06/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 345 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Garry Clark (Twitter, CoolSmartphone)

Errata & Feedback

Qi v NFC Apology!

Robert Macrowan on Xiaomi

Google Spaces popped up - tinyurl.com/pscspaces

Xerxes H on the end of Stock Android

Kurt Kaufman on Lenovo’s feature-packed Moto Camera app

Ahmed Bebars on the Lumigon T3

LG Stylus 2 Plus spotted by Allen Cross

Device Week

LG G5

HTC 10 - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review

Marshall London - Marshall London FlickR Group

Nexus 6P - Android DP3

Microsoft Lumia 950

Sony Xperia X - Flower 1 - Flower 2 - Flower 3

Acer Jade Primo - Acer Predator 8

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Adam Duus-Boolsen. 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 279 (HTC 10) and 280 (LG G5)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)

Picture of the Month: Ladybird by Keith Bartlett using a Lumia 950

Ladybird

Download Phones Show Chat episode 344 ("Andy Large spurns his LG Friends",28/05/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 344 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Large

Errata & Feedback
Mayuri Mehrotra on the USB-C Qi charging adapter for Nexus 6P
Tayo Olasope spots Samsung’s iPhone - Samsung Galaxy C5
200 Prizes Gone
- More where they came from!
Andrew Manning on the ZTE Axon 7
PCAdvisor Phones’ Sounds Test
Aidan Bell on Music Compression

Robert Macrowan on Xiaomi Customer Service
Chris Kelly on Poor Build Quality
Clove Technology
- Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page
Big thanks to Ian Maxfield at iMax Repairs

Device Week
LG G5 - Mixcder Bluetooth headphones - Wkea Case
HTC 10 - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review
Marshall London - Marshall London FlickR Group
Nexus 5X - Nexus 6P - Android DP3
Microsoft Lumia 950

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Kurt Kaufman. 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 279 (HTC 10) and 280 (LG G5)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Vienna Sundown taken by Benedikt Muller using a Lumia 950

Sunset

Download Phones Show Chat episode 343 ("Massis Sirapian, Gavin Fabiani-Laymond - the DAC special!",21/05/2016) manually (Size: 44MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 343 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Massis Sirapian and Gavin Fabiani-Laymond
(Gavin’s Gadgets, Twitter)

Errata & Feedback
UK Android Pay Aidan Bell
Is Motorola bring back the RAZR
? Tim Evans
Rob V is considering Living Without Cellular
Google confirms that Project Ara is alive and well
Allen Cross on the Nokia Android phone we’ve craved

Clove Technology
- Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page
Big thanks to Ian Maxfield at iMax Repairs

Device Week
LG G5
HTC 10 - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review
Marshall London - Marshall London FlickR Group
Nexus 5X - Nexus 6P - Android DP3
Microsoft Lumia 950
iPhone 5S

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Daniel Stott. 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 279 (HTC 10)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Nephew’s Fun by Mayuri Mehrotra using a Nexus 6P

Toe-nails

Download Phones Show Chat episode 342 ("Xerxes Hodivala, From Note 4 to iPhone",15/05/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 342 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Xerxes Hodivala

Errata & Feedback
Final word on the Marshall London SD card and ‘play all’ issue
Lots of people posting to Photos from Phones
Alan K highlights current problems with PocketCasts
Andrew Manning’s initial impressions of the HTC 10
Adrian B reports the Wileyfox Swift Marshmallow’d
Allen Cross links out to the GBoard story - just iOS for now

Google’s ‘Start Driving’ mode in Maps
Clove Technology
- LG’s Galore!
Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page

Device Week
iPhone 6S
LG G5
HTC 10
Marshall London - Marshall London FlickR Group
Nexus 5X
Microsoft Lumia 950

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…J Bernard 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 278 (Fairphone 2 & Nexus 6P)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: High Tide? By Ross Major using a Samsung Galaxy S6

High Tide

Download Phones Show Chat episode 341 ("Jon Satherley, that Nexus feeling and upgradeable phones",07/05/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 341 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jon Satherley

Errata & Feedback
Increasing support for Photos from Phones and feedback from Kurt Kaufman
Antonis Petrides links out to news of Microsoft’s Pre-Touch and Hover
It seems that iPhone SE is more popular than Apple’d predicted
More changes from Google with Keyboard and G+ Navigation
Clove Technology - Land Rover smartphones Coming Soon!

Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page

Device Week
Marshall London
Nexus 5X
Nexus 6P
Microsoft Lumia 950
Fairphone 2

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Martin Donoghue. 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 278 (Fairphone 2 & Nexus 6P)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Spring is here by Ahmed Bebars using a Nokia Lumia 920

Bee

Download Phones Show Chat episode 340 ("David Wood, Smartphone? Smart glasses!",01/05/2016) manually (Size: 41MB, 56 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 340 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with David Wood (Blog, Twitter, The Abolition of Aging)

Errata & Feedback
Photos from Phones
launched
John Piggford asks whether PSC will be available via Google Play Music Podcasts
Phil Hendy’s Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge mini-review
Allen Cross sees that Google is building a new hardware division
More Marshall London tinkering!

Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page

Device Week
Marshall London
Nexus 5X
Huawei P9
Microsoft Lumia 950
Fairphone 2

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Erik Thorsen. 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 277 (Huawei P9) - show 278 coming in a few days!

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Sight One, Sight Two taken by Tjark using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Bridge

Plus: Ants

Download Phones Show Chat episode 339 ("Andrew Manning, The Late Night Special",23/04/2016) manually (Size: 37MB, 51 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 339 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andrew Manning

Thanks to Clove - we chat briefly about the DeWalt MD501

Errata & Feedback
Fancy increasing your Nexus 5 storage from 32-64GB? Here’s how - Chris Andrews
Will we ever see the Acer Predator 6 Ted asks!
Kurt Kaufman checks out the Caterpillar S60 with FLIR!
Allen Cross links to the story on the ZUK Z2 Pro
Tayo Olasope covers the first phones without 3.5mm headphone sockets - LeEco

Gary Avery spots the smallest Android SmartPhone in the world!
Apologies for the audio in PSC338 - and indeed (to a degree, for this one, 339, production changes are being made, don't worry!)
Virtual Pint of Beer Donations Page

Device Week
iPhone 6S+
Sony Z3 Compact Tablet Phone
Marshall London
Nexus 5X
Huawei P9

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Mike Mullen. 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 277 (Huawei P9)

Around the Corner
We chat about the forthcoming tank of a phone - the New Cat S60

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: The Mumbai Sealink by Mayuri Mehrotra using a Nexus 6P

Skyline

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

Download Phones Show Chat episode 338 ("Gavin Fabiani-Laymond and the G5 Skype road test",17/04/2016) manually (Size: 40MB, 49 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 338 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond (Tech Addicts UK
, Gavin’s Gadgets, Twitter)

Errata & Feedback
Andrew Manning links to an HTC 10 v Nexus 6P speaker comparison video
Finally, Podcasts Coming to Google Play Music on Monday 18th April

Google Release $35 Live Cases for the Nexus 5X, 6 and 6P
Kit X adapter from Clove Technology - Steve’s Mini-Review

Device Week

Nexus 6P
LG G5
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
- Sample Photos: One, Two, Three

Around the Corner
We take a look at the HTC 10 announced this week

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Jonathan Pownall. 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 276 (Apple iPhone SE)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Spring is Here using a Microsoft Lumia 950 XL:

Spring

Download Phones Show Chat episode 337 ("Leigh Geary, The P9 may be new, but the S5 is indestructible!",10/04/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 337 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Leigh Geary (@gears, coolsmartphone.com)

Errata & Feedback
Snagged by a 1st April prank! XDA LabPhone
Steve Nutt on the Marshall London and Wileyfox Swift
Kit X adapter
from Clove Technology

Device Week

NextBit Robin
The Nexus Nut! 5, 5X, 6, 6P - Why Nexus?
OnePlus X (Ceramic)
iPhone SE
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Huawei P9/Plus - Steve’s durability thoughts
LG G5

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Dean Cooksey. 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 276 (Apple iPhone SE)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Growing to the Sky by Olivier Noirhomme using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Bluebells

Download Phones Show Chat episode 336 ("Letter from Australia",02/04/2016) manually (Size: 47MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 336 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Virtual Guest Sethu M Pillai and Audio Insert from the Stokenchurch Pub Meet

Errata & Feedback
Philip Dawson spots the XDA LabPhone
Channel 4’s All4 App gets Live
Safe to use Banking App in Beta Releases?

OnePlus close to OxygenOS 3.0 (MM)
Finally a flip phone for the West via Gionee?
Kit X adapter
from Clove Technology

Device Week

NextBit Robin
Nexus 6
- Android 7.0 (N)
Nexus 6P
OnePlus X
(Ceramic)
iPhone SE
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Nokia Lumia 950 XL
- Windows 10 Redstone

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Edward Codrington. 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 275 (Spring 2016 Top 5 Phones)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Message Understood by Flicking Adrian using a Zenfone Zoom

Heron

Download Phones Show Chat episode 335 ("Falling for the Nextbit Robin",26/03/2016) manually (Size: 43MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 335 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata & Feedback
HTC teaser hints at BoomSound for 10 after all
Discussion with Tim Evans (and others) on NextBit Robin
Allen Cross spots Google making a keyboard for the iPhone
Anthony Ridley spots FaceBook and WhatsApp support for BB going and opens up the discussion on the Apple iPhone SE
David Knight on Device Storage Transparency


Device Week
NextBit Robin
Nexus 6
- Android 7.0 (N)
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 950 XL - Windows 10 Redstone

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Mark Brinton. 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 275 (Spring 2016 Top 5 Phones)

Around the Corner
We take a look at the Apple iPhone SE

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Distant Glow shot by Neill using an iPhone 6S Plus

Glow

Download Phones Show Chat episode 334 ("Hari Krishnan, Small smartphones for the one-handed win!",20/03/2016) manually (Size: 43MB, 58 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 334 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Hari Krishnan

Errata & Feedback
Andrew Manning links out to the Huawei P9 latest and compares Sony and Samsung waterproofing, Antonis Petridis is saddened by Microsoft’s lack of model support for WP10 while others are delighted to get it and Allen Cross by Here Maps dropping support for WP. Kurt Kaufman spots reductions all round on Sony and Motorola devices, both sides of The Pond and the iPhone SE event now confirmed for 21st March spots Juliet Purcell
Wisken Kit 4 X-Cable Magnetic MicroUSB
at Clove
Windows 10 Mobile now out officially for many existing 8.1 handsets

Device Week
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1020
LG G5 - Twin Camera Tech Explained
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
OnePlus X
Nokia Lumia 950 XL
- Windows 10 Redstone

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…D C Knight. 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 275 (Spring 2016 Top 5 Phones)

Around the Corner
We take a look at the soon to be announced HTC One M10

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Blue Anchor by Mark Peters using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Beach

Download Phones Show Chat episode 333 ("Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, On the edge",13/03/2016) manually (Size: 43MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 333 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond (Twitter, Gavin’s Gadgets)

Errata & Feedback
People are getting their hands on the Samsung Galaxy S7/Edge, Android N Dev. Preview release, continued support for the Wileyfox Swift, March Google Patch including much more for the Nexus 5X and Ted being heckled for not giving iPhone a ‘proper go’
Ahmed Bebars on Camera sensors and glass
Benedikt Muller on his winning photo in PSC331 and Alpenglow

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge - Gavin’s S7 Edge Album
Samsung Galaxy S7
iPhone 6S Plus
iPhone 5C

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Adrian Brain. 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 274 (20 Years of SmartPhone Innovation)

Around the Corner
We take a closer look at the Sony Xperia XA, X, X Performance

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Viekijarvi by Massis Sirapian using a Lumia 950

Snow landscape


Download Phones Show Chat episode 332 ("Nirave Ghondia, The Nextbit Robin Experiment",05/03/2016) manually (Size: 43MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 332 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Nirave Ghondia
(@nirave, @techmeetstravel)

Errata & Feedback
Jamie Holland spots Clove knocking £40 off the Honor 5X so now £149
Allen Cross reminds us that Android Pay launches in the UK real soon
Mark Finlay spots the Vivo XPlay 5 out of China with 6GB RAM!
Leon Buxton lead a chat about the rubbish UI used by Samsung
Juliet Purcell notes the Apple Media Event now 21st March, not 15th (iPhone SE anyone?!)


Device Week
Lumia 650
Samsung Galaxy S7
LG G5
Nextbit Robin
Sony Xperia XA, X, X Performance

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Sam Pitt. 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 273 (Lumia 650, Blackberry Priv)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Snow Hiding Place taken by Gavin Culverhouse using an iPhone 6+

Snow

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 - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 331 ("Holly Brockwell, App Drawer FTW!",27/02/2016) manually (Size: 40MB, 56 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 331 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Holly Brockwell of Gadgette
Device Week
Lumia 650
Samsung Galaxy S7
LG G5
Blackberry Priv
ZUK Z1
Nexus 6
OnePlus X (Ceramic)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Mike Robins. 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 273 (Lumia 650, Blackberry Priv)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Leogang Sundown by Benedikt Muller using a Lumia 950:

Sunset

Download Phones Show Chat episode 330 ("James Pearce gives the (middle) finger, launches app!",20/02/2016) manually (Size: 46MB, 66 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 330 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with James Pearce

Device Week
Marshall London
Honor 5X
Honor 7
Lumia 650
Windows 10 Mobile (10586 build 107)
Steve’s take on the LG G5 Twin Camera Set-up

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…James M 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 272 (Honor 5X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Smoke Trails by Ahmed Bebars using a Nokia 808 PureView

Smoke

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 - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 329 ("Shaun McGill, Five years of iPhone?",14/02/2016) manually (Size: 40MB, 56 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 329 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Shaun McGill

Eratta
Steve’s Lumia 950 v 950XL Speaker Test
Marshall London Chrissie Update
Chris Andrews gets 100mbps on 3 4G in Kettering

Device Week

Marshall London
Wileyfox Swift
Wileyfox Storm
OnePlus X (Ceramic)
Honor 5X
Windows 10 Mobile (10586 build 107)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Benedikt Mueller. 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 272 (Honor 5X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Crocuses shot with a Marshall London by Manypaws

Crocuses

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 - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 328 ("Jamie Holland, Wileyfox and the Xperia increment",07/02/2016) manually (Size: 44MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 328 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jamie Holland

Eratta
Error-53-Gate ironed out by Ian Maxfield
Marshmallow and User Data with Jamie Holland
Anthony Fear spots a possible Sony Vaio Windows Phone
Marshmallow hits 1% from Taz Hoque
Moto X Force knocked out at CPW for £299 by Tim Evans

Device Week
Nexus 6
Nexus 5
Nexus 6P
HTC One (M8)
Asus Zenfone Zoom
Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Wileyfox Swift
Honor 5X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Russell Varley. 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 271 (Asus Zenfone Zoom)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Lemons shot by Thad Zajdowicz using a Droid Turbo

Lemons

Download Phones Show Chat episode 327 ("The Ottawa Obfuscation",31/01/2016) manually (Size: 42MB, 58 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 327 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Rob Vanderkam (FlickR)

Eratta
Taz Hoque leads the rumour-chat about the Samsung Galaxy S7
Jogannath Moorthy reviews his Lenovo Vibe X3
Neil Gilroy is disappointed with his Lumia 640XL & WP
PSC general feedback from listeners
G+ Community Membership, SPAM and Lockdown
Barnaby Steer on TunnelBear
Navjot Singh on Why the Nexus 5 is still the fastest Android Phone

Device Week

Nexus 6
Nexus 5
Nexus 6P
HTC One (M8)
HTC One (M9)
Microsoft Lumia 950
Microsoft Lumia 950XL
Asus Zenfone Zoom

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…D J Reyes. 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 270 (Xiaomi Redmi Note 3)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Winter Wonderland by Ben Roberts using a Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Winter

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 - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 326 ("Jon Bentley, Google Maps For The Win!",23/01/2016) manually (Size: 40MB, 53 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 326 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jon Bentley

Device Week
Nexus 6
Nexus 5
Blackberry Priv
Microsoft Lumia 950
Asus Zenfone Zoom
Nexus 6P iFixit Teardown
Nexus 6 iFixit Teardown

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Fergal Shortall. 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 270 (Xiaomi Redmi Note 3)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Escalator taken by Tjark using a Nokia N8

Escalator

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

App of the Week
Lightning Launcher
for Android

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Links of Interest…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 325 ("Andrew Manning, The Great Smartphone Survey, 2016 Edition!",17/01/2016) manually (Size: 43MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 325 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andrew Manning & Richard Yates

Errata
Fernando Vinan-Cano - Android 7 will get rid of black bar at base in G+ and Google added landscape homescreen
Results of the PSC Listener Survey with Andrew Manning

Results of Picture of the Year
with Richard Yates
BT buys EE
by Juliet Purcell
Frustrated Karsten M posts a mini-review of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Device Week

Nexus 6
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Marshall London
Nexus 5
Nexus 6P
Nokia Lumia 1520
Sony z5c
iphone 6s+
Blackberry Priv

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s 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 270 (Xiaomi Redmi Note 3)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Year 2015: Running Dog by Leon Buxton using an LG G4

Running dog

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

App of the Week
Lightning Launcher
for Android

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Links of Interest…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 324 ("Allen Cross, The Twin Revolution from 2007",10/01/2016) manually (Size: 44MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 324 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Allen Cross

Errata
PSC/FLICKR Group Photo of the Year voting
Andrew Manning is reviving interest in the Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Don’t forget to check out Andrew’s 2015 Listeners’ Survey
Adrian B spots the Peri Duo iPhone Stereo Speakers case!

Allen Cross spots Blackberry’s CEO’s Sheer Pluck!
Albert Iglesias feedback on PSC323

Device Week
Nexus 6
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Marshall London
Nexus 5
Nexus 6P
Nokia Lumia 1520

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Arne Bruning. 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 269 (Why I don’t use an iPhone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: London By Night shot by Massis Sirapian using a Nokia Lumia 1020

London

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

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Links of Interest…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 323 ("Two New Year Rants!",02/01/2016) manually (Size: 45MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 323 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Richard Yates

Errata
Results of Andrew Mannings' 2015 PSC listener survey revealed!

Device Week
Nexus 6
Meizu Pro 5
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Marshall London
Nexus 5
Microsoft Lumia 950 & 950XL
Christmas gets in the way of the great Windows 10 Mobile beta test

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Robert Daniels. 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 268 (Lumia 950/950XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Raveningham Hall stops for water taken with a Nexus 6

Steam train

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

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Links of Interest…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid - 361Degrees - The Voicemail - WhateverWorks - OneMoreThing - AAWP

Download Phones Show Chat episode 322 ("Saint Nick at Christmas",20/12/2015) manually (Size: 43MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 322 - Christmas Special - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond and Nick Robinson

Device Week
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X
Microsoft Lumia 950 & 950XL
iPhone 6S+
iPhone 5S
Huawei G8
HTC RE

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Sue Blandford. 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 268 (Lumia 950/950XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Decorated Tree by Marek Pawlowski using a Lumia 950XL

Tree

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

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Links…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid

Download Phones Show Chat episode 321 ("Rita El-Khoury, Let's all move to Nexusland",13/12/2015) manually (Size: 45MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 321 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Rita El-Khoury (Twitter)

Errata
Andrew Manning links out to an AppyGeek Article declaring Nexus 6 the best phone of 2015!
Kurt Kaufman notes that Google adds to-dos to Calendar
Allen Cross notes that Chromecast now supports syncing multiple Chromecast Audio units
Taz Hoque notes that the Pixel C is now for sale and that Instagram brings the iOS long-press feature to Android

Device Week
LG G4
Huawei Watch
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X
Microsoft Lumia 950 & 950XL

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Ian Wilkinson. 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 268 (Lumia 950/950XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Bicycle Lane by Robin Vanderkam using a Nexus 6

Bicycle lane

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

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Links…
Phones Show FlickR Group - TTUK - MostlyAndroid

Download Phones Show Chat episode 320 ("Marek Pawlowski, Future Innovations",06/12/2015) manually (Size: 48MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 320 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Marek Pawlowski
(Twitter, MEX)

Errata
Andrew Manning’s Upcoming PSC Annual Survey
Adrian B on How Old is your Main phone?
Michael Warner on everyone’s favourite purchase of 2015
John A Neenan reckons Ted’s “a gas” with inconsistencies over device sizes!
Tayo Olasope reckons the best Android device he can find is an iPhone 6S+

Device Week

Blackberry Priv
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X
OnePlus X
Microsoft Lumia 950 & 950XL
Moto X
(2013)
OnePlus 2

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Keith Hollis. 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 267 (OnePlus X)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Picture of the Week/Month: York Minster by Massis Sirapian using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Minster

Phones Show FlickR Group - Join the Group here - Thanks to Richard Yates - Info/advice on Flickr - Uploading Photos using Windows Phone - Android

Forum Classifieds

Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Follow us…
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Download Phones Show Chat episode 319 ("Graham Cluley, Smartphone Security",29/11/2015) manually (Size: 41MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 319 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Graham Cluley
(Twitter)

Errata
Much interest
in Marshall London at £239
All4 finally updated app for Chromecast Taz Hoque


Device Week
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
OnePlus X
Microsoft Lumia 950 & 950XL
Moto X Force

Apple iPhone 6

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 267 (OnePlus X)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Picture of the Week/Month: Coffee and Stuff shot on a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge by Linh Nguyen

Coffee

Phones Show FlickR Group - Join the Group here - Thanks to Richard Yates - Info/advice on Flickr - Uploading Photos using Windows Phone - Android

Forum Classifieds

Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 318 ("OnePlus X = Guest^3",22/11/2015) manually (Size: 42MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 318 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond and Stephen Quin

Errata
Lots of Opinion
after Holly’s appearance last week
Lots of Discussion around the New G+ this week led by Andrew Manning
David Rich has a Retro Weekend! See how many devices you can name!
Michael Warner on a video shot in the Doogee factory
Billy Drake on OneDrive and his path from WP to Android
GSMArena’s Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Screen Test

Device Week

Marshall London
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
Nokia Lumia 930
OnePlus X
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1520

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 266 (Wileyfox Storm v Alcatel Idol)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Picture of the Week/Month: New York by Andy Hagon using a Lumia 950

New York

Phones Show FlickR Group - Join the Group here - Thanks to Richard Yates - Info/advice on Flickr - Uploading Photos using Windows Phone - Android

Forum Classifieds

Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 317 ("Holly Brockwell, Andy Hagon",14/11/2015) manually (Size: 55MB, 74 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 317 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Holly Brockwell (Twitter, gadgette.com) and Andy Hagon with an Audio Report from New York

Errata
Ahmed Bebars of the OnePlus X
Kurt Kaufman on OEM’s Android Innovations
The BlackBerry Vienna is spoken of! Taz Hoque
Moto 360 (1st Gen) for £99
Troy Dyall
OnePlus X review
with Tim Evans
Marek Pawlowski with BlackBerry Priv camera shots

Device Week

Marshall London - Stefan Wessels on Twitter & G+
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
HTC One A9
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
Wileyfox Storm v Alcatel Idol

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…James M 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 266 (Wileyfox Storm v Alcatel Idol)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Picture of the Week/Month: Haunted by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Sony Xperia Z5 Compact

Church

Phones Show FlickR Group - Join the Group here - Thanks to Richard Yates - Info/advice on Flickr - Uploading Photos using Windows Phone - Android

Forum Classifieds

Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 316 ("Andrew Manning, the Hulk and Bendgate",08/11/2015) manually (Size: 45MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 316 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andrew Manning

Errata
Tayo Olasope turned tail and agrees with PSC on the importance of speakers
Michael J King is trying to give away his 1+ X Invite
Lots of conflicting views on the BlackBerry Priv with Taz Hoque

Jamie Holland spots another attempt at modular with PuzzlePhone
David Knight looks at silly Nexus 6P breaking news
A warning from Andrew Manning on 3rd Party USB-C cables

Device Week
iPhone 5S
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
W10M (10581)
Moto X Style
Wileyfox Storm

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Lloyd Bailey. 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 265 (Nexus 5X)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Picture of the Week/Month: Where the Canal Goes Underground by hotzigetty using a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Canal

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 315 ("Steve Nutt - Wot? No Accessibility?",01/11/2015) manually (Size: 47MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 315 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Errata
Troy Dyall on the Moto X Force available in the UK
Taz Hoque on HTC’s iPhone Clone
Anthony Ridley on Google Play Music adopting Podcasts
Unlucky Jamie Holland smashes 2 phones in a week

Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
Nokia Lumia 1020 with W10M

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…David McCarron. 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

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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 264 (Sony Xperia Z5 Compact)

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Tripod

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 314 ("Jamie Holland - No Flaps Required",25/10/2015) manually (Size: 40MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 314 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jamie Holland

Errata
Anthony Daniels on a number of items from last show
Anthony Ridley analyses on YouTube Red
Taz Hoque spots Channel 4 adopting ChromeCast at last
Antonis Petrides on screwy HTC One A9 pricing
Michael Perry on Nexus 5X’s (and Android 6.0 generally) battery life
Back in the Game? Andrew Manning reports on the new Sony Mobile factory!
Leon Buxton wonders if Google have shot themselves in the foot!


Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Nexus 5X & 6P
Galaxy S4 - Startup Manager
Sony Xperia Z5 Compact - reviewed in Phones Show 264
Nokia Lumia 1020 with W10M (10549)
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Wileyfox Swift

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Oliver Tonet. 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

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Fly agaric

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 313 ("Jon Satherley, the Marshmallow swap",18/10/2015) manually (Size: 42MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 313 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jon Satherley

Errata
Jon Dyer asks whether voice is yet a viable input method
Juliet Purcell notes a new-look Play Store rolling out
Antonis Petrides on the BlackBerry Priv - official video released


Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Steve’s Apple iPhone 6S Text Review
Moto X Play
Nexus 5X & 6P
Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Nokia Lumia 1020 with W10M (10549)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Jamie Holland. 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

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Conker twins

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 312 ("Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, Living in iCloud",11/10/2015) manually (Size: 43MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 312 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Special Guest Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Errata
Michael Rocheste
r on Samsung's “huge mistake”
Tim Evans gets his hands on the LG Wine
Jamie Holland spots the Crowdfunded Symetium
Plenty of general discontent over New Nexus models

Taz Hoque with Factory Images for those who can’t wait for Marshmallow
Sean McCloskey’s leaving Android for iOS

Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6

Honor 7
Huawei G8
Moto X Play
Nexus 5X & 6P
iPhone 6S Plus
Chromecast Audio & Chromecast 2
Galaxy S4
- Faux-leather Galaxy S4 backs
Lumia 1520

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Tom Stuart. 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

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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 261 (Alcatel Idol 3, Samsung’s huge mistake). 262 is incoming....!

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Picture of the Week/Month: Still in Vollen by Gerald Fraser using an LG G3

Vollen

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 311 ("David Rich, iPhone 6s - 3 steps forward, one step back?",04/10/2015) manually (Size: 42MB, 58 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 311 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and David Rich

Errata
Short Break in Phones Show Video Recording
PowerBank with 100,000mAh!
Hardly any flak for Ted after WP Rant!
Motorola let down over Marshmallow
Gavin Fabiani-Lamond on the LG V10
Jamie Holland gets his Wileyfox Swift

Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
iPhone 6S
Vodaphone Smart Ultra 6
Moto X Play
Nexus 5X & 6P
Moto X Style

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Richard Dorman. 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Boats by Marek Pawlowski using a Moto X

Boats

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 310 ("Matt Miller, Of Nexii and Notes",27/09/2015) manually (Size: 48MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 310 - Show Notes
Sunday 27th September 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Matt Miller (Twitter, MobileTechRoundup)

Errata
Apologies for audio quality in the last PSC
Michael Warner has gone G+ Survey Mad
Early conclusions on the iPhone 6S camera
Tim Evans declares suicide pricing on Lumia 950/950XL

Google Keep
now on iOS

Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
iPhone 6S Plus
LG G4
Lumia 640XL
Alcatel Idol 3

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Roland 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Early Morning Mushroom by Adamry using a Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Mushroom

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 309 ("Xerxes Hodivala",20/09/2015) manually (Size: 42MB, 58 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 309 - Show Notes
Sunday 20th September 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Xerxes Hodivala

Errata
Andrew Manning on switching between OS’s
Taz Hoque spots more and more about the BlackBerry Venice
Fernando Vinan-Cano looks at the Marshmallow Vertically scrolling App-Drawer
Andrew Manning leads the plethora of comment/leaks on Nexus 5X
Moto X Style up for Pre-Order in UK £399 - Delivery 6th October

Stephen Lowe lost his Lumia 930 down the toilet!

Device Week
Nexus 5
Marshall London
Nexus 6
Pebble Watch (original)
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Nokia Lumia 930 - Niggles

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Paul Biba. 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

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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 260 (Smart Prime 6, Top 5 for September 2015)

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Picture of the Week/Month: Cobwebbed Tree by HugoVK using a Nokia 808 Pureview

Cobwebbed tree

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App of the Week
Humble Bundle for Android
Electric Dawn
for Android

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 308 ("Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, IFA 2015",13/09/2015) manually (Size: 46MB, 69 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 308 - Show Notes
Saturday 12th September 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Gavin Fabiani-Laymond
plus Podcast Extra from Ben Whitmarsh at a Kodak launch event

Errata
Taz Hoque see that Sony no longer guarantees phones for underwater!
Gavin on the Huawei Mate S and Expandable Storage

Device Week
We quiz Gavin on all the smart new Phones he found at IFA
Nexus 5
Marshall London - AndroidBeat review - New Software
Vodafone Smart Prime 6
Nokia Lumia 1020
LG G4
YotaPhone 2
Nexus 6
Pebble Watch (original)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Phil Hendy. Thanks to Aidan Bell for Special Announcement! 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

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Bokeh flower

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 307 ("Richard Hurst, Living the 1020 dream",06/09/2015) manually (Size: 41MB, 55 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 307 - Show Notes
Saturday 7th September 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Richard Hurst

Errata
Sony’s New Devices Compared
at GSMArena
Acer Predator 6
Huawei Mate S

Device Week
Nexus 5 - Speaker Showdown!
Marshall London - AndroidBeat review - New Software
Nokia Lumia 820 - 3D Printed Cases here
and here

Smartphones and Beyond book
Vodafone Ultra Smart 6
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 930

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Arne Brüning. 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 259 (Marshall London)

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Picture of the Week/Month: Gettell Amphitheater by Roland Roberts using a Moto X (2nd Gen)

Flare

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Listeners’ Contributions
Bill Drake claims that The Future is Android!

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 306 ("Tim Evans, 6000mAh and the Marshall London!",29/08/2015) manually (Size: 43MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 306 - Show Notes
Saturday 29th August 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Tim Evans

Errata
Ted’s Marshall London is here - first impressions
When will Android catch up with Chrome for ChromeCast?
The week of Samsung’s PenGate
Tayo Olasope reports Honor 7 for £209 before 31/08/15

Tim Evans discovers AMP for iPhone - Move over Marshall!

Device Week
Nexus 5
YotaPhone 2
Moto X Play
- Steve’s Lumia 930 vs X Play comparison
Innos D6000
Lenovo Vibe Shot
Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition
OnePlus 2
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Galaxy S6Edge plus
Marshall London
Honor 7

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Michael Shwartz. 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

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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 258 (Honor 7 & Moto X Play)

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Picture of the Week/Month: Sunset on Juno Beach by Massis Sirapian using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Sunset

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 305 ("Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, Acers, Honors and Motos!",22/08/2015) manually (Size: 43MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 305 - Show Notes
Saturday 22nd August 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Gavin Fabiani-Lamond

Errata
Matt Vokes on the second hand Barred Phone Scam
Neil Gilroy reviews his 1+2
Ted’s Marshall London wait. And wait…

Michael Warner’s Survey on Sweet Spot
Antonis Petrides spots top-spec flip-phone - Samsung G9198

Olivier Noirhomme says the spot was dirt on the cat!

Device Week
Nexus 5 - bricked after running Android M - Thanks to WugFresh to get it back!
Moto G (2015) 16GB/2GB
Moto G 2nd Gen LTE 1GB RAM/8GB
YotaPhone 2
Honor 6 - Gavin’s Photos
Acer Liquid Z220 (Acer Go)
Acer Liquid Jade J
LG G4
Moto X Play
- Steve’s Lumia 930 vs X Play comparison
Wearables declared a Nonsense!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Paul Fossum. 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 257 (Moto G 3rd Gen.)

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Picture of the Week/Month: Cornfield by Pete Warner using a Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Cornfield

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 304 ("Richard Yates and Mark Wilkinson, See-yao mee!",16/08/2015) manually (Size: 45MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 304 - Show Notes
Sunday 16th August 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Richard Yates (and Mark Wilkinson drops in)

Errata
Tim Evans has taken delivery of his 1+TWO
Taz Hoque takes a look at the Samsung Keyboard Cover
Neil Gilroy reviews his Elephone P8000
Adrian B dusts off his N-GAGE!


Device Week
Nexus 5 - running Android M
Moto G (2015) 16GB/2GB
Nokia Lumia 1520
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Is Ted going to be happy with the LG & Huawei Nexus models?
iPhone 6
Nokia Lumia 735
YotaPhone 2
Honor 6
BlackBerry Classic in Blue!
Marshall London
Steve’s DIY Corner - Drilling (more) holes in the Nexus 5
Mark Wilkinson joins us to announce the correct pronunciation of Xiaomi

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Interested Cat by Olivier Noirhomme using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Cat

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 303 ("Jamie Holland - StageFright and the wettest PSC ever!",09/08/2015) manually (Size: 40MB, 57 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 303 - Show Notes
Saturday 8th August 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Jamie Holland

Errata
Taz Hoque muses the futility of buying Release Day Android Flagships
Android Auto-Update Apps seems to have stopped working for Ted

Kurt Kaufman investigates the Moto G’s missing Gyro and Compass
Kev Wright’s Fun Survey Back Button - Left or Right?!

Device Week

Nexus 5 - running Android M
Nexus 6
Moto G (2015) 16GB/2GB
Nokia Lumia 1520
- Living with Windows 10 Mobile
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Steve reviews iPhone flight sims

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Martin Hall. 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Reflective Sunset taken by Dimitrios Bitounis with an iPhone 5s

Sunset

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App of the Week

New English Football Season! FotMob for Android and iPhone

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 302 ("Android M and W10M - living on the bleeding edge!",01/08/2015) manually (Size: 32MB, 43 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 302 - Show Notes
Saturday 1st August 2015

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Errata
Mark Esposito on the Gap Across the Pond
Another promise of another flip-phone from LG
Steve spots a 128GB MicroSD Card for less than £40
Plenty of chatter about the Moto G (2015) models

Taz Hoque takes a closer look at the 1+ Two and 2 New Moto X’s
Moto X Play, Style & Moto G Comparison Table

Device Week

Nexus 5 - running Android M
Vodafone Smart Ultra 6
Nexus 6
YotaPhone 2
Moto G (2015) 16GB/2GB
Living with Windows 10 Mobile

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Tim Longman. 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Panama City Beach by DakotaDave71 with a Samsung Galaxy S4

Panama

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 301 ("Ben Smith, iPhones and Windows XP everywhere!",26/07/2015) manually (Size: 50MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 301 - Show Notes
Sunday 26th July 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Ben Smith (Wireless Worker, 361 Degrees, Twitter)

Errata
PSC300 Hangout
- The post-mortem!
Andrew Manning spots an innovative way to boost your Smartphone’s speakers
Aidan Bell joined me in getting fired up by the Marshall London
First time use of HP Print Service Plugin with HP ENVY 4500

Gavin Fabiani-Lamond continues to push the LG G4 - JPG v RAW

Device Week

Nexus 5 - running Android M
iPhone 6 Plus
LG G4
Vodafone Smart Ultra 6
Marshall London
361 Degrees Podcast Competition

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Fernando Viñan-Cano. 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

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Picture of the Week/Month: Cape Cod by Andy Hagon, taken with a Nokia Lumia 930

Cape Cod

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 300 ("300th Show Hangout special!",19/07/2015) manually (Size: 35MB, 57 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 300 - Show Notes
Sunday 19th July 2015
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with a Google Hangouts Special, pulled together by David Rich.
Including: Mayuri Mehrotra, Allen Cross, Gavin Fabiani-Lamond, Kurt Kaufman, Michael Warner, David Gilson, Siamak Masnavi and Ranjit Sambhi. Many thanks to all who contributed, watched live and listened later!

Device Week
Moto G 4G 2015

Aqua Power HD
Moto E
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
1+ One
Nexus 5
- running Android M
Nexus 6
iPhone 6 Plus
LG G4
Xioami Mi Note Pro
YotaPhone 2

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…John Mason. 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

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 299 ("Chris Mitropoulos, Nexus 5, woohoo!",12/07/2015) manually (Size: 37MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 299 - Show Notes
Saturday 12th July 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Chris Mitropoulos

Errata
Interest in Ted’s return to Nexus 5 and Arrival of the LG G4
Mayuri Mehrotra on the Netflix auto-app-log-in
Neil Gilroy with 4GB RAM in the Mi Note Pro!

Kurt Kaufman spots Nokia 808’s on eBay for $130!
Arne Lind on 4K screens, the Nexus 6 and MicroSD Cards
Aidan Bell on Ted’s Random Number Generator

Device Week
Nexus 5 - running Android M
Nexus 6
iPhone 6 Plus
Apple Watch
LG G4
Xioami Mi Note Pro
Galaxy Nexus

Comparison of voice assistants

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 254

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Picture of the Week/Month: VW Bus taken by Pete Warner using a Samsung Galaxy Note 4

VW

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 298 ("Mayuri Mehrotra, LED and Disney Colours",05/07/2015) manually (Size: 37MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 298 - Show Notes
Saturday 4th July 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Mayuri Mehrotra (@chanimehro)

Errata
More on Nexus 6 And Ted’s Qi charging woes! Choetech Stadium
Even more on Nexus 6 with Google dropping the price
Google Plus Phones Show Chat Community now has 844 members!
A (convincing) rumour of the Android powered BlackBerry Venice

Readers letters from Paul Sargent, Steve Aspinall and Mark Wilkinson (at the end of the show)

Device Week
Nexus 5 - running Android M
Nexus 6
HTC One (M8)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Nokia 808 Pureview
Nokia E7
iberry Auxus Beast
Moto G (2015)
- Moto G (2015) 2nd Gen 16GB Dual SIM
OneDrive Auto-Upload problem - now fixed
Windows 10 Mobile, now very grown up and can only get better

8GB smartphones are a disaster waiting to happen!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Thomas Baker. 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 254

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Picture of the Week/Month: Panama City Beach by Dave Seven One using a Samsung Galaxy S4, processed by PicMonkey:

Heron

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 297 ("James Burland, Gazing into the Future",28/06/2015) manually (Size: 39MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 297 - Show Notes
Sunday 28th June 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and James Burland

Errata
Taz Hoque leads a discussion on the awful battery life of the Samsung Galaxy S6
Steve meets up with Mike Warner, Mark Wilkinson, Neil Gilroy, James Honeyball and Nick Healey at an Impromptu Pub Meet - short audio clip towards the end of this week’s show


Device Week
Nokia Lumia 930 - New camera behaviour in terms of resolution
Nexus 5 - running Android M
Nexus 6
HTC One (M8)
HTC One (M9)
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Sony QX10
Samsung Galaxy S4
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom
Galaxy Nexus

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Picture of the Week/Month: Old Jetty by Ross Major shot using a Samsung Galaxy S6

Old Jetty

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 296 ("Andy Large, One Plus One equals Nine Months",21/06/2015) manually (Size: 39MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 296 - Show Notes
Sunday 21st June 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Andy Large

Links

Buzz of the Week seems to be Vodafone’s Smart Ultra 6 (1080p 5.5" screen, 2gb ram, 16gb storage,13mp/5mp camera, snapdragon 615 Octa core cpu, 3000mah battery, pretty much stock 5.0 all for only £125)

Leon Buxton is having trouble with his LG G4 built-in keyboard lagging

Steve spots cheap Qi Coils on AmazonUK

Tim Evans discovers that iOS9 allows more than 5 photos to be emailed at once

Michael J King spots Motorola’s Sale and the FairPhone 2 Ethical SmartPhone

Microsoft add Chromecast support to OneDrive, reports Anthony Ridley

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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 253

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Picture of the Week/Month: Spot the Bear taken by Neill:

Spot the bear

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 295 ("The dark side of the iPhone",14/06/2015) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 295 - Show Notes
Saturday 13th June 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Errata
Dave Knight on Small Phone, Big Phone, Old Phone, New Phone!
Sue Blandford’s out and about observing numbers of different phones in the wild
Taz Hoque with Google’s Find the Android Phone for You tool

Andrew Manning with GSMArena’s page of phones ‘not officially announced yet’
Phil Wild would like the same Camera App for Android and iOS

Device Week

Nokia Lumia 930 - Opening and bending Qi coil contacts
Nexus 5
Nexus 6 - Grabbing 8MP Stills from 4K Video tutorial
Nokia Lumia 1020 - changing the battery/screen
HTC One (M8)
LG G4 - Camera MX
YotaPhone 2
Sony Xperia Z3 & Z3 Compact
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Live Draw
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Picture of the Week/Month: Jellyfish taken by Olivier Noirhomme using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Jellyfish

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 294 ("Allen Cross, Yes, Yes, Yes!",07/06/2015) manually (Size: 43MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 294 - Show Notes
Sunday 7th June 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Allen Cross

Errata
Google seem to be confusing everyone with their new Photos App
Barnaby Steer blames a shocking drop in battery life on his Nexus 5 on the Photos App
Roland Jay Roberts praises Google for his 2-year-old Nokia 808 Panorama!
Nokia’s Z Launcher for Android has just added widgets
as picked up by Timothy Longman
Gavin Whyman tunes into PSC on his Pebble Time using the Music Boss app!

Device Week
Nokia Lumia 930
Nexus 5
Nexus 6
Nokia Lumia 1020 - changing the battery/screen
HTC One (M8)
LG G4
YotaPhone 2
Sony Xperia Z3 - Kozee Cradle - Sony Qi Kit

Live Draw
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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 252 - Review of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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Picture of the Week/Month: Torquay Wheel by Richard Hurst taken with a Nokia Lumia 1020

Torquay Wheel

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 293 ("Myriam Joire, Jaw Dropping Imaging",31/05/2015) manually (Size: 48MB, 78 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 293 - Show Notes
Sunday 31st May 2015
Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and Myriam Joire (via Recording)

Errata
Chris Mitropoulos on Voice Recognition
Andrew Manning and others on the leather-backed LG G4
Taz Hoque on Android M’s Now on Tap, Dark Theme, new Photo App and Permission Controls
Speculation about LG 5.2” Nexus and 5.7” Huawei
Coverage and photos from Gavin Fabiani-Lamond - LG G4 and Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge


Device Week
Nokia Lumia 930
Nexus 5
Nexus 6 - Steam photo grabbed from 4K video
Nokia Lumia 1020
HTC One (M8)
LG G4
YotaPhone 2
Sony Xperia Z3 - Kozee Cradle - Sony Qi Kit
Galaxy S6 Edge

Live Draw
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Picture of the Week/Month: Brave Firefighter taken by Monkeyandweasel using a Nokia Lumia 1020

Firefighter

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 292 ("Mr Gilson, Mr Rich, Photos and smartwatches",24/05/2015) manually (Size: 39MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 292 - Show Notes
Sunday 24th May 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted (briefly) and then David Gilson and David Rich (One More Thing)

Device Week
LG G4
Samsung S6 Edge
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3
Nexus 5
Nexus 6

My S6/G4 shootout on Android Beat

Nexus 6 as laptop, with Bluetooth keyboard and mouse

Live Draw
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Picture of the Week/Month: Amundsen taken on a Nokia N97(!):

Ship

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 291 ("Marek Pawlowski, It's the experience",17/05/2015) manually (Size: 38MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 291 - Show Notes
Sunday 17th May 2015

Steve Litchfield with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond and Marek Pawlowski

Errata
Glowing case
Nexus S and effectively bricked older phones

Device Week
Nokia Lumia 1520
Blackberry Passport
LG G4
Honor 6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Marek's data point about transformational moments

Live Draw
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Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 250 (May 2015 Top 5 Phones & Why Nexus?)

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Picture of the Week/Month: Bow ties by zoomout using an iPhone 5:

Bow ties

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 290 ("James Pearce, Because Life's Too Short...",10/05/2015) manually (Size: 49MB, 81 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 290 - Show Notes
Sunday 10th May 2015

Steve Litchfield with Ted Salmon and James Pearce (Coolsmartphone, Twitter, Google+)

Errata
Chromecast feedback - Ted was right!
Malcolm Bryant has another workaround for Chromecast problems
Marek Pawlowski explains why iPhone’s better with ChromeCast
Gavin Fabiani-Lamond on The memory bug is nothing to do with Samsung!
Aidan Bell on Extended Batteries
Craig Carroll on his Apple Watch

Device Week
Nokia Lumia 930 - N95(!) vs 930 camera shootout
Nexus 6
Microsoft Lumia 640 XL
Nokia Lumia 1520
Blackberry Passport
LG G4
Huawei P8
Honor 6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
YotaPhone 2
Moto G 4G (2015)
Nokia Lumia 830
MWC - An evening with Mozilla and Firefox
Looking Ahead to the Lumia 940

Live Draw
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Picture of the Week/Month: Jerónimos Monastery by hugovk using a Nokia 808

Jeronimos

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