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Programme 182 covers:

  • News of the LG Optimus G and Motorola RAZR i
  • Hands on review of the stunningly crafted (and stunningly expensive) Apple iPhone 5



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Show 196 - Extended review of the HTC One: the premier Android smartphone in the world?

Xperia ZShow 195 - hands-on review of the Sony Xperia Z, plus news comments on the HTC One

Show 194 - Extended review of the Blackberry Z10: beginning of a new era or beginning of the end?

Show 193 - Reviews of the iPhone OtterBox ARMOR, the Nokia Lumia 620 and (kind of) the HTC 8S(!)

Galaxy S III miniShow 192 - hands-on review of the Samsung Galaxy S III mini, plus news of the Blackberry Z10 and Q10

Show 191 - The ins and outs of software video stabilisation, plus 'how far back could you go?'

Show 190 - My review of the Samsung Ativ S, plus phone news from CES 2013

Show 189 - My review of Android 4.2 and my Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2012

Nexus 4Show 188 - hands-on review of the Google Nexus 4 and Nokia Asha 311

Show 187 - My hands-on review of the optically stabilised, bullet proof Nokia Lumia 920

Show 186 - My hands-on review of the 13 megapixel, Bravia-enhanced Sony Xperia T, plus my top 10 Android applications

Nokia N950Show 185 - News of the Nexus 4, hands-on review of the ultra-rare Nokia N950, and a look at simple things to do for getting better low light photos out of even average camera phones.

Show 184 - News, plus my hands-on review of the Intel-powered, 2GHz, almost bullet proof Motorola RAZR i

Show 183 - News, plus my hands-on review of the super-sized Samsung Galaxy Note II - who's it aimed at?

iPhone 5Show 182 - News of the LG Optimus G, plus my hands-on review of the stunningly crafted (and stunningly expensive) Apple iPhone 5

Show 181 - News of two HTC Windows Phone 8 smartphones, plus a hands-on review of the Vodafone Smart II and thoughts on braving the current smartphone tsunami.

Show 180 - News of the new iPhone and other handsets, a hands-on review of the Utano Barrier T180, and a tour round my own Jelly Bean setup on the Galaxy Nexus.


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