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Show 249 -
News of the Huawei P8, a £100 challenge/comparison, and a look at two
Galaxy S6 cases
Show 248 -
Review of the HTC One M9, with traditional camera at last, plus news of
- Musings on smartwatches, a look at the Frankie II and Android 5.1
on.... the ancient Galaxy Nexus!
Show 246 -
Review of the 'Nexus 6 Lite', musings on the smartphone experience, and
a MWC catch-up!
Show 245 -
Review of the unique Yotafone 2 and the ultra-rare OnePlus One, plus
the Proporta 6-port Turbocharger
- Review of the HTC Desire EYE, with twin main cameras, plus news of
Show 243 -
Review of the 5"-screened budget Lumia 535, a look at CES news, Camera
FV-5 and the Proporta SafeKeep wallet
Show 242 -
Hands-on review of the Google/Motorola Nexus 6, a vision of the future?
- The last show of 2014: Review of the top-specced Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Show 240 - My Top
5 Phones for Christmas 2014, plus a look at the Proporta Stripe
Turbocharger 12000 and a review of the LG G Watch R
Show 239 - Review
of the Motorola Moto X (2014), plus a request for feedback on the
- Review of the Apple iPhone 6 Plus, plus news of new Galaxy A devices
and Oppo phones
Show 237 - News
of the Nexus 6, hands on review of the Lumia 830 'affordable flagship',
and a look at the Doro Liberto 810, for your mum and dad!
Show 236 - News
of the Desire EYE, hands on review of the Blackberry Passport, and
verdict on the Lumia 735
- Review of the Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact, plus iPhone 6 bits and
news of the Blackberry Passport
Show 234 - News
catch-up from IFA and Apple launches, Moto G (multiple!) and Proporta
Show 233 - News
catch-up, Facepalm, Lumia 530
- Review of the Nokia Lumia 930, and my brief review of the LG G Watch
and Android Wear
Show 231 - Fire
Phone, hands-on review of the LG G3, another Pocket Power testimony
Show 230 - Android
L, HTC One mini 2, Top 5 Phones for mid 2014