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Show 206 - Hands
on review of the Huawei Ascend P6, plus my hands-on first look at the
Nokia Lumia 1020 and its rather special camera.
Show 205 -
My hands on review of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, plus news of the
Nokia Lumia 1020
Show 204 - When is
a phone not a phone? Plus a review of the Nokia Lumia 928 (with Xenon)
and an OIS update, by popular request(!)
Show 203 - News
catch-up, plus a hands-on demonstration of the state of the art in
Show 202 -
My detailed review of the utterly unique Blackberry Q10
Show 201 - News
catch-up, plus my thoughts on stock Android...
200 - Full review of the Samsung Galaxy S4, plus your user stories
sent in to celebrate 200 shows!
199 - News of the Samsung Galaxy Mega and Archos devices, my Top 5
for May 2013
198 - why wireless charging will be standard on all top phones
within 12 months, plus hands-on review of the Nokia Lumia 520
197 - News of Facebook Home, my story of 'customising the heck' out
of the Galaxy S III, plus a cosy chat on the sofa(!)
196 - Extended review of the HTC One: the premier Android
smartphone in the world?
195 - hands-on review of the Sony Xperia Z, plus news comments on
the HTC One
194 - Extended review of the Blackberry Z10: beginning of a new era
or beginning of the end?
193 - Reviews of the iPhone OtterBox ARMOR, the Nokia Lumia 620 and
(kind of) the HTC 8S(!)
192 - hands-on review of the Samsung Galaxy S III mini, plus news of the Blackberry
Z10 and Q10
191 - The ins and outs of software video stabilisation, plus 'how
far back could you go?'
190 - My review of the Samsung Ativ S, plus phone news from CES 2013