The Phones Show Chat (audio podcast)

Steve Ted Salmon

Follow-up chat, views and reviews from myself and Ted 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 499 ("Ben Smith, Have a phone? Renew your passport!",19/05/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 73 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.


Phones Show Chat 499 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Ben Smith

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
DeskTop Mode in Android Q
Nokia Keep Security Updates Rolling
Kah Leong Ow on Large Screen Solutions
Google Podcasts Auto Downloads
Nokia 830 Sale

Device Week
Third Android Q Beta
Pixel 3a Review - Ted’s Review
Nokia NetBook
Offline as it Happens Campaign Video 1 - Video 2 - Video 3 - Video 4
iPhone XS Max
Mobile Renew Passport Link
Pixel 3a
David Gilson’s Review of my Dell Streak and Steve’s Review from The Phones Show
Samsung Galaxy S10e
Moto G7 Plus
Razer Phone Google Camera Port
Huawei P30 Pro - Example Zoom Shots
Black Hole Wallpaper 1 - Black Hole Wallpaper 2

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Mike LaTorre. 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 364 (Half-Decade Imaging Fight!) and 365 (Top 5 phones, May 2019)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Paul Sargeant with Skegness shot with a Huawei P20

Skegness

Download Phones Show Chat episode 498 ("Marek Pawlowski, Retro Experiments",12/05/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 73 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 498 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Marek Pawlowski

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Cath Evans on Screen sizes and Ratio
Tim Evans Impressions of the Pixel 3a
Moto Mods Not a Fail Yet
Tim Evans and Mike Warner on Device Security
SanDisk 1TB microSD Card

Device Week
Third Android Q Beta
BlackBerry KeyONE
LG V20
LG G4
Google Podcasts
Pixel 3a Review
Gemini PDA

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is
Steve Heinrich. 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 363 (Huawei P30 Pro) and 364 (Half-Decade Imaging Fight!)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Moto Z2 Play and Moto Mod Xenon-flash-equipped Hasselblad Camera set to 10x Zoom by Chris Kelly.

Zoom

Download Phones Show Chat episode 497 ("Jason Mountjoy, From Windows through Android to iOS",05/05/2019) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.


Phones Show Chat 497 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jason Mountjoy

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Kah Leong on the Huawei P30 Pro Pass!
Keith Bartlett on Nokia 8110 and Nokia 9 Update
Enable Dark Mode on Chrome for Android - sort of!
Moto Z4 Leaks - More
Audio Higher Sampling Rates
Paul O'Brien and Tim Evans on Pixel 3a and 3aXL
GSMArena’s OnePlus 6T Review

Device Week

Moto G7 Play & G7 Plus - Pixel Cam for Moto G7 Plus
Second Android Q Beta
Huawei P30 Pro
Samsung Galaxy A50 - Ted’s Review
iPhone XSMax
HIDIZS Sonata HD II Headphone Amp - AAWP Review
Samsung Galaxy S10e
Pixel 3 XL
Galaxy S9+ with Google Camera

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this weeks 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 363 (Huawei P30 Pro) and 364 (Half-Decade Imaging Fight!)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Pool with a View taken by Ian Bundey using an iPhone XSMax

Pool

Download Phones Show Chat episode 496 ("The Evans Report",27/04/2019) manually (Size: 48MB, 80 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 496 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Jason Snowden on Samsung Edge Functionality
Aidan Bell on Different Form Factors
Jon Trimmer on the Amazing P30 Pro Battery Life
Alleged ‘Improvements’ to the Nokia 9
Babul Mohanty on Samsung Galaxy M20

Device Week
Moto G7 Play & G7 Plus - Pixel Cam for Moto G7 Plus
Nokia 9 - AAWP Test vs Nokia 808
Second Android Q Beta
Huawei P30 Pro
Samsung Galaxy A50 - Ted’s Review
iPhone XSMax
Black Shark 2
Equalizer+ Pro
HIDIZS Sonata HD II Headphone Amp - AAWP Review
You’re Folding it Wrong!

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Anthony 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 362 (Moto G7 Plus, G7 Play) and 363 (Huawei P30 Pro)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month Winner: Autumn Sunset by Daniel Gray using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Autumn sunset

Download Phones Show Chat episode 495 ("Open windows and open minds!",21/04/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 495 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Kah Leong Ow on Different Folds - F(x)tec Pro1
Keith Bartlett on Nokia 9 Firmware Update
Jon Satherley on Moto Z, Nokia 1 and Pixel XL
Samsung and Micro-Scratches
David Knight on Trying a Different OS
TinyURL Chrome Shortener

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
Moto G7 Play & G7 Plus - Pixel Cam for Moto G7 Plus
Nokia 9 - AAWP Test vs Nokia 808
Second Android Q Beta
Pixel 3XL
Huawei P30 Pro
Lumia 1020 vs P30 Pro evolution chart
Imaging versus the 1020
Camera head to head: Lumia 950 XL vs Huawei P30 Pro
Samsung Galaxy A50 - Ted’s Review
Coetech 5-Coil Qi Charger - AAWP Review
Steve Shoots the Moon

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Stuart Bayley. 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 362 (Moto G7 Plus, G7 Play) and 363 (Huawei P30 Pro)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Hover Fly by Ahmed Bebars using a Nokia 7 Plus

Hoverfly

Download Phones Show Chat episode 494 ("Vlad Savov, History and Hot Takes",13/04/2019) manually (Size: 44MB, 71 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 494 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Vlad Savov

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Is Dark Mode Always Better?
Stick, not Twist!
Kurt Kaufman on Moto G7 Plus
Tim Evans on Black Shark 2

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
Moto G7 Play & G7 Plus
Nokia 9 - AAWP Test vs Nokia 808
Second Android Q Beta
Pixel 3XL
Huawei P30 Pro

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are
Gerald Fraser. 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 361 (Nokia 9) and 362 (Moto G7 Plus, G7 Play)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week:
Steam by Steve Litchfield shot on a Lumia 950XL
Ladybird by Darren Steel shot on a Lumia 1020

Steam

Download Phones Show Chat episode 493 ("TechAltar, OPPO and Pie for all",07/04/2019) manually (Size: 40MB, 66 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 493 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Marton Barcza of TechAltar

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
MeWe Gone Dark at last!
News of the Nokia X71
Glynn Stone on Deceptive Screen Sizing
Rob Vanderkam on Nokia 9 Objectivity
Frank Niethardt on In-ear Earphones
Adrian Brain on Nexdock 2

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
Moto G7 Play & G7 Plus
Motorola One (P30 Play) - Ted’s Review
Nokia 9 - AAWP Test vs Nokia 808
Nokia 8
Second Android Q Beta
Sony XZ1 Compact
Wired Audio and DAC

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are
Gareth Myles 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 361 (Nokia 9) and 362 (Moto G7 Plus, G7 Play)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week Autumn sunset by Daniel Gray using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (edited with Snapseed)

Autumn sunset

Download Phones Show Chat episode 492 ("Occam's Razer 2",30/03/2019) manually (Size: 40MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 492 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Tom Pickert and Keith Bartlett on the Nokia 9
Julian Lambert on Faulty Moto G7 Plus

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Moto Z3 Play
Lumia 950 vs Nokia 9
Android Q Beta on the 3 XL - 25 Android Q new features
Moto G7 Plus - Ted’s Review
Motorola One (P30 Play) - Ted’s Review
Razer Phone 2 - Ted’s Review - Speakers vs. Samsung
Nexdock 2
Nokia 9 - AAWP Test vs Nokia 808
Monoprice XXX
Moto G7 Play
Wileyfox Pro in 2019

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Gareth Williams. 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 360 (iOS vs Android, Apple vs Google) and 361 (Nokia 9)

Around the Corner
We take a quick look at the Huawei P30 Pro and P30 Differences

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month Cutlering by Kah Leong Ow who used a Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Cutlery

Download Phones Show Chat episode 491 ("Nokia to the Nines",24/03/2019) manually (Size: 47MB, 73 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 491 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mark and Lee Swidler

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Xerxes H on the Android Q beta
Rob Vanderkam on Fluff in Ports
Keith Bartlett feedback on Steve’s thoughts on the Nokia 9

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Moto Z3 Play
Lumia 950 vs Nokia 9

Android Q Beta on the 3 XL - 25 Android Q new features

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Tony Butler. 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 359 (In-Display Fingerprint Scanners) and 360 (iOS vs Android, Apple vs Google)

Around the Corner
We take a quick look at the forthcoming Redmi 7 and Moto Z4 Play


PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Raspberry Cinnamon Roll by Ahmed Bebars using a Nokia 7 Plus

Raspberry


Download Phones Show Chat episode 490 ("The Shape In The Pocket",17/03/2019) manually (Size: 46MB, 72 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 490 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
Ahmed Bebars on 10x Optical Zoom
Samsung Good Lock
Bas Heetebrij on the Huawei Mate 20 X on his Technology Matters Blog
Alan Southern’s New Phone Dilemma
James Raeburn on the Samsung Galaxy S10e
Rocketek USB-C to microSD Adapter

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy Note9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 3 - Ted’s Review - Pixel 3 vs. Nokia 8 Sirocco
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Moto Z3 Play
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite - Ted’s Review
Lumia 950 vs Nokia 9
Android Q Beta on the 3 XL - 25 Android Q new features

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Giger Brooks. 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 359 (In-Display Fingerprint Scanners) and 360 (iOS vs Android, Apple vs Google)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photos of the Week:

Dino Head by Andrew Martin using a Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

Richard Mills Pixel 2XL SnapSeed:

Razor

Gibson Guitars by Steve Litchfield taken with a Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 489 ("James Burland, The Future of Smartphones",10/03/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 489 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with James Burland

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds - Steve - Ted

Feedback
BlitzWolf Cables
Jose Schnell on HTC11 and Nokia 8 Sirocco
Malcolm Bryant and Adrian Brain on Folding Screens
Tim Evans and Adrian Brain on Biometrics and Innovation
Razer Phone 2 now officially £499 in the UK

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy Note9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Apple iPhone Xs Max
Pixel 3 - Ted’s Review - Pixel 3 vs. Nokia 8 Sirocco
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Moto Z3 Play

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s 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 358 (Innovative Form Factors) and 359 (In-Display Fingerprint Scanners)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: The Legend by Mark Mochan using a Pixel 3XL

Spitfire

Download Phones Show Chat episode 488 ("Xerxes Hodivala, A Family of iPhones",03/03/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 488 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Xerxes Hodivala

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat - PSC Photos - PSC Classifieds

Feedback
The Bluetooth Debate
Harry Myhre on Folding Phones
F(x)tec Pro 1 - AAWP Report
Johan Lindahl on Marshall London Battery Drain Fix
Remapping the Bixby Button. Kind of!

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy Note9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Lenovo P2
Apple iPhone Xs Max
Xiaomi Mi Mix
Pixel 3 - Ted’s Review - Pixel 3 vs. Nokia 8 Sirocco
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Looking forward to Android Q developer previews
Pixel 3 XL vs Note9/S9+ Comparison

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Gavin Whyman. 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 357 (One UI and Pie) and 358 (Innovative Form Factors)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Torture in the Park by Mark Whittam using an iPhone Xs Max + small crop

Torture

Download Phones Show Chat episode 487 ("James Reed, No Vaseline Needed!",24/02/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 487 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with James Reed

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Test Photos from PSC486 from Steve and Sethu
Sony’s Cinemascope Phones
Android Q to kill the Back Button!
Mike Challen on Pie for Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
Bixby Button Remapping
Razer Phone 3 & Project Linda Cancellation
Mark Wu on Screen Protectors

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy Note9
Google’s Live Transcribe
Moto X4
Nokia 7 Plus
Magnetic Air Vent Holders
BB KeyTwo LE
Samsung Galaxy S10 Launch
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is Greg Price. 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 357 (One UI and Pie) and 358 (Innovative Form Factors)

Around the Corner
We take a quick look at the Moto G7 Range, due in the UK in March

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month: Morning Sun and Mist by Chad Dixon using a Samsung Galaxy Note9

Sunrise

Download Phones Show Chat episode 486, 17/02/2019) manually (Size: 45MB, 74 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 486 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Sethu Pillai

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Steve Nutt on Dolby Atmos
Paul Ballard's Device History
Ted's Sony Xperia XZ2 Review
Kurt Kaufman on Sony's Stereo to Mono Switch
Tim Evans on Essential PH1
Eric Broda on Sony Updates

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted's Review
Samsung's One UI
Nova Prime Launcher
Nokia 8 Sirocco
BlackBerry KEYone
Google's Live Transcribe
Google's Sound Amplifier
Pixel 3XL
Ted's Review of the Pixel 3

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 356 (Folding Phones and Huawei P Smart 2019) and 357 (One UI and Pie)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Protea by Sean Paull using an iPhone XS & Snapseed

Protea flower

Download Phones Show Chat episode 485 ("Speakertastic!",10/02/2019) manually (Size: 40MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 485 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Adrian Brain

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Anthony Daniels on Huawei Mate 10 Pro App Killing
Tayo Olasope on Note Nine Nuggets, BA Bluetooth Guidelines and USB-C
The DeX settings Sound Switch
Stephen Metcalfe on Smart Unlock and Samsung Flow
More Specifics on Moto Z4 Play
Moto Z3 Play Bundle now £329.99
Galaxy Note Camera S Pen Patent
USB-C and WhatsApp Web

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted’s Review
DeX (Samsung’s Desktop Experience) - Ted’s Review
Samsung’s One UI
Steve’s Note9 Case Roundup
Nova Prime Launcher
ROG Phone
- Adrian’s Sound Comparison with Razer
Steve’s Budget Pure Android Experiment (5X)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s 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 356 (Folding Phones and Huawei P Smart 2019) and 357 (One UI and Pie)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Snowy Ottawa taken on P20 Pro by Rob Vanderkam

Ottawa

Download Phones Show Chat episode 484 ("Encased in Leather",03/02/2019) manually (Size: 37MB, 57 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 484 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Chris Clayton on Choetech Note9 Qi Charging Stand
Malcolm Bryant with more on Android Apps Closing Down
John Tanzer on Headphone Jacks
John Husband on ActionDash
Aidan Bell on Planet Computers
James Sanderbeck on the Elusive Universal Messaging App

Device Week
Google Pixel 3XL
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted’s Review
DeX (Samsung’s Desktop Experience) - Ted’s Review
Huawei P Smart 2019
Mirabook
Samsung’s One UI
Steve’s Note9 Case Roundup
Ted’s Cases Ringke Air and Happer Studio Leather Pouch
Xperia XZ1 Compact
Tronsmart Element Force

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is
Sethu Pillai. 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 355 (3.5mm Audio Jack vs. Bluetooth) and 356 (Folding Phones and Huawei P Smart 2019)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Morning Sun and Mist by Chad Dixon using a Samsung Galaxy Note9 and Brighton in the Distance by Peter Warner using a Huawei Mate 20 Pro in Night Mode

Sunrise

Download Phones Show Chat episode 483 ("Ian Bundey, A little Android on the side...",27/01/2019) manually (Size: 40MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 483 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Ian Bundey

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Chris Clayton and Ian Watson on Android App Killing
Adrian B on Samsung Flow
Andy Sharp on Samsung Galaxy Note9 Lust
Mike Challen on Pie Icons
Chris Martin on LG vs Moto Z2 Play

Device Week
Google Pixel 3XL
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted’s Review
DeX (Samsung’s Desktop Experience) - Ted’s Review
Huawei P Smart 2019
iPhone XS Max 256GB
Apple AirPods
Mirabook

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is
Jonathan Pagel. 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 355 (3.5mm Audio Jack vs. Bluetooth) and 356 (Folding Phones and Huawei P Smart 2019)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Waterlab by Bas Heetebrij taken with a Samsung Galaxy Note9.

Water symmetry

Download Phones Show Chat episode 482 ("A question of (left/right) balance...",20/01/2019) manually (Size: 40MB, 65 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 482 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
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PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Steve Aspinall and Gavin Fabiani-Laymond on the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Nova Launcher
Mark Finlay on Lap Docks
Tayo Olasope on Ted & Steve’s podcasting background, battery drain, micro-USB and Bluetooth headsets
Malcolm Bryant and Babul Mohanty on dontkillmyapp.com
Tom P on why the Nokia 8 Sirocco Can’t be Ignored!

Device Week

Google Pixel 3XL
Nokia 8 Sirocco - No Pie Yet
Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted’s Review
DeX (Samsung’s Desktop Experience) - Ted’s Review
The Lollipop Changing Conundrum
Huawei P Smart 2019

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 354 (Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2018) and 355 (3.5mm Audio Jack vs. Bluetooth)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Pretentious Coffee Shop by Chris Clayton using a OnePlus 6

Coffee shop

Download Phones Show Chat episode 481 ("Geoff Gornall, Wherefore a G4?",13/01/2019) manually (Size: 45MB, 75 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 481 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Geoff Gornall

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Anthony Daniels o
n SZMDLX Bluetooth Receiver
Arne Lind on .nomedia Fix
Pixel 3 and 3XL Audio Fix when Recording Video
Wileyfox Sale
Redmi Note 7
Aidan Bell on Cosmo YouTube Hands-On Video

Device Week
Google Pixel 3XL - January Update
Google Pixel 3
Ted on Always On Displays
OnePlus 6T 256GB
Nokia 8 Sirocco - No Pie Yet
LG G4
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
aptX Adaptive Solution
Smartphone Repairability

Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Ted’s Review
DeX (Samsung’s Desktop Experience) - Ted’s Review
The Pixel Update Bug
More Experiments with Bluetooth
The Lollipop Changing Conundrum
Huawei P Smart 2019

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week it’s the
Case Giveaway Special: Winners are Andrew White, Frank Niethardt, Paul Ivins and Simon Mercer. 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 354 (Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2018) and 355 (3.5mm Audio Jack vs. Bluetooth)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Winter Rain and Fog by Rob Vanderkam using a Huawei P20 Pro

Fog in the forest

Download Phones Show Chat episode 480 ("Adrian Brain, Maximum specs? ROGer that!",05/01/2019) manually (Size: 42MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 480 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Adrian Brain

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Chris Kelly on Moto Z2 Play
Anthony Daniels on Huawei Mate 10 Pro, 3.5mm, Voltages, microUSB and EMUI
Pixel 3 vs. 3XL Speakers
Sony Xperia XZ4 goes 21:9
Mike Robins on Bluetooth Lag - Comparison
Reliable Leak on Moto Z4 Play
Antonis Petridis on the return of Cruzerlite Bugdroid Circuit
AOSMark Ranks Top 20 Phones for Updates
Lawrence Wills in search of the Android E90!
Geoff G on Headphones, Earphones and Bluetooth

Device Week

Google Pixel 3XL
Google Pixel 3
Ted on Always On Displays
The Ultimate Qi Pad by Choetech
Moto Z3 Play
OnePlus 6T 256GB
Nokia 8 Sirocco

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 353 (The Pixel Perplexion) and 354 (Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2018)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Warm Behind by Ian Watson using a Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Dog

Download Phones Show Chat episode 479 ("No DVD rips please, we're Google!",30/12/2018) manually (Size: 42MB, 71 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 479 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Kurt Kaufman and AJ Santos on Slow Charging!
Malcolm Bryant on Nokia 6.1 Pricing
Rob Vanderkam, Steve Heinrich and Chris Kelly on Phone Repairs
Kurt Kaufman on his Multiple Phones Plan!
Rob Vanderkam on AccuBattery Pro
Jagannath Moorthy on Night Sight
Spam Protection Feature Coming to Android Messages

Device Week
Google Pixel 3XL
Google Pixel 3
Razer Phone 2 - Ted’s Review
OnePlus 6T 256GB/8GB Revisited
Steve and Ted’s Personal Top 3 Phones of 2018
Google Really Don't Want People Using Memory Cards!
Steve’s AndroidBeat Top 10 Phones of 2018
Steve’s Adventures in Bluetooth: Tribit XFree Color

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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

Around the Corner
Lenovo Z5 Pro and Z5 Pro GT

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 353 (The Pixel Perplexion) and 354 (Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2018)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month: On Guard Duty by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond taken with a Google Pixel 3

Guard

Download Phones Show Chat episode 478 ("Chris Kelly, No Celebrities, All Meat!",23/12/2018) manually (Size: 43MB, 74 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 478 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Chris Kelly

MeWe Groups Join Links
Phones Show Chat (https://mewe.com/join/phones_show_chat)
PSC Photos (https://mewe.com/join/psc_photos)
PSC Classifieds (https://mewe.com/join/psc_classifieds)

Feedback
Simon Nobs on Podcast Addict App
Glynn Stone on Ageing but Capable Phones
Martyn Dix on Pillow Speakers
Geoff G on Qi charging, Landscape photography and Normobs
NottingHilly on Phones and Viruses
Stereomatch
Apps
Nokia’s December Update Drive

Device Week

Google Pixel 3XL
Google Pixel 3
iPhone 7 Plus
Nexus 5X
Razer Phone 2 - Ted’s Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Andy Hagon. 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 353 (The Pixel Perplexion) and 354 (Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2018)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Turkish Coffee by Ahmed Bebars demonstrating the capability of the Nokia 7 Plus. Edited in Snapseed.

Coffee

Download Phones Show Chat episode 477 ("Steve Nutt, Cyber Eyes!",16/12/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 477 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Feedback
MeWe? Mais oui!
Ahmed Bebars on Nokia 7 Plus
Prize-Winner Lee Burnett on Pixel, Nokia and Note 9

Device Week

Google Pixel 3XL - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review
Google Pixel 3
- Ted’s Review
Google Fit Widget
Google Voice Access
Envision AI
Nokia 7 Plus
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Nexus 5X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Mike 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 352 (BlackBerry KEY2 LE) and 353 (The Pixel Perplexion)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Plymouth Guildhall by Sean Paull (Vessel Beer Festival) using an iPhone XS & Snapseed

Beer

Download Phones Show Chat episode 476 ("Correspondence Cavalcade",09/12/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 476 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
Geoff Gornall on Steve’s Cameraphone Comparison Grid
Craig J is finally leaving Symbian Behind!
Andy Hagon on Lumia 1520, Sirocco and Show 500!
Mike Warner’s Phone Size Preference Poll
Google Plus Software Updates Category

Device Week

Google Pixel 3XL - Steve’s AndroidBeat Review
Google Pixel 3
- Ted’s Review
Moto Camera 2 Update
OnePlus 6T
- Ted’s Review - Does Size Matter?
Ted’s 25% Dilemma Pixel 3 ...or Sirocco
BlackBerry KEY2 LE
Lumia 830 Updated to W10M 1709

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is... Lee Burnett. 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 351 (Google Pixel 3) and 352 (BlackBerry KEY2 LE)

Around the Corner
Nokia 8.1/X7 - Nokia 8.1 vs Nokia 7 Plus

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week: Nakhon Phanom Walking Street by Chris Clayton using a OnePlus 6

Street

Download Phones Show Chat episode 475 ("Tim Evans, The T Triangulation",01/12/2018) manually (Size: 48MB, 83 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 475 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

Feedback
Keith Martin on Photo of the Month
Keith Bartlett on Password Management
Allen Cross on Nokia 7.1 64GB/4GB
Mark James Rose Reviews the Honor Play
Steve’s Cameraphone Comparison Grid

Device Week
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL - Update Woes
Pixel 3
- Ted’s Review
Xiaomi Mi Note 3
- Ted’s Review
iPhone XS Max
iPhone XR
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Fuchsia
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Helen Finlay. 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 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro) and 351 (Google Pixel 3)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week: Lac de Payolle by Marcus France using a Lumia 950

Lake

Download Phones Show Chat episode 474 ("Mike Warner's Amazing Mi's",25/11/2018) manually (Size: 45MB, 71 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 474 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mike Warner

Feedback
Kah Leong Ow on manufacturers going bonkers adding cameras!
Reliable leak of the fourth generation Z-Series Moto
Andy Sharp on Password Managers - Keepass
Kurt Kaufman on Nokia 6.1 vs. Sony Xperia Compacts

Device Week

Google Pixel 3 and 3XL - Update Woes
Pixel 3
- Ted’s Review
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Xiaomi Mi Mix
Xiaomi Mi Note 3
BlackBerry KEY2 vs KEY2 LE Differences Chart
Ted’s Motorola SIM Card Tray Saga

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Damian Stokoe. 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 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro) and 351 (Google Pixel 3)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Month: Holywell Bay by keffers007 taken with an HTC U11

Holywell Bay

Download Phones Show Chat episode 473 ("Salivating Sirocco",18/11/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 61 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 473 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Zac Kew-Denniss

Feedback
Mark Wilkinson on Xiaomi - Right Translation - Wrong Translation
Allen Cross on Pixel 3 Lite
Just for a laugh, Sharp introduced a Phone with Notches Top and Bottom
Roland Jay Roberts got a Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Essential Phone Audio Adapter

Device Week
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
Pixel 3
- Ted’s Review
Nokia 8 Sirocco Revisited
Blackberry KEY2 LE

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Waldemar Korlub. 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 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro) and 351 (Google Pixel 3)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week: Born Free by Keith Bartlett using a Lumia 950
Don’t forget to vote in Photo of the Month - Result next week!

Film strip

Download Phones Show Chat episode 472 ("Cosmo Pixel",11/11/2018) manually (Size: 49MB, 80 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 472 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt and Aidan Bell on Planet Computers’ Cosmo Communicator

Feedback
Jonathan Pownall feedback on PSC471
Mike Challen with Nokia 6.1’s Slice of Pie
Allen Cross on How to Enable Dark Mode on Google Apps
Google now Attend to Dark Modes
Malcolm Bryant on Ripping CDs with Steve Litchfield in 2006!
Beware Amazon OnePlus 6T Stock Promises with Chris Andrews
Xiaomi’s London Launch Event

Device Week
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
64GB Storage Enough in 2018
- Maybe, Just Maybe
There’s More to Life than Pie
Razer Phone MR2 July 2018 Security Update
Steve’s Top Tip for Pixel XL Users - Pixel 3 Camera App APK

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Stephen Dark. 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
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro) and 351 (Google Pixel 3)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week: Halloween by Mark Mochan using a OnePlus 6

Halloween

Download Phones Show Chat episode 471 ("Pixel Pricing!",04/11/2018) manually (Size: 35MB, 59 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 471 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
Mark Whittam and Tayo Olasope feedback on PSC470
Keith Bartlett on Phone Size
Google Maps Shares ETA
John Doe on Battery Health and Fast Charging
Flickr End Free 1TB Storage
Tim Evans reports 5th November Gemini Event
Sony’s Killing of Xperia Themes

Device Week
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
Huawei Mate 20 Pro - Ted’s Thoughts
The Sad Case of the Moto Z3 Play SIM Card Tray
Moto Z2 Play Revisited

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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

Around the Corner
ASUS ROG Phone - GSMArena ROG vs Razer vs Razer 2

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 349 (Samsung Galaxy Note 9) and 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week: Long Waterfall by Chris Wright using an iPhone XS Max - iOS App - Slow Shutter Cam

Waterfall

Download Phones Show Chat episode 470 ("Is Huawei taking over?",28/10/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 470 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon and a Drop-In Chat with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Feedback
Simon Nobs on Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Stephen Metcalfe on Huawei’s Apple
Kurt Kaufman on The Wireless World
Xerxes H on Xiaomi opening their first UK store
Adrian B is Kitted out with Huawei
Glynn Stone is Concerned about Huawei Updates
Have we Reached the Limit?
Allen Cross on Google’s Play Pass
Steve’s been Testing Pixel DACs

Device Week
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Ted on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 S-Pen
Ted on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Speakers
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - Ted’s Thoughts
The Sad Case of the Moto Z3 Play SIM Card Tray
Ted’s Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review

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 349 (Samsung Galaxy Note 9) and 350 (Huawei Mate 20 Pro)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Month Winner: A Dog’s Life by Mark Whittam using an iPhone Xs Max

Dos life


Download Phones Show Chat episode 469 ("The Sammy Swivel",21/10/2018) manually (Size: 36MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 469 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
Wayne Kelly and Simon Nobs feedback on PSC468
Chris Kelly on the £72 MAKERphone Kickstarter
Adrian B on the £200 Doogee S60 Lite
Who Needs a Phone Case (Video)

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Google Pixel 2XL
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Sony Xperia XZ3
Xiivio Hub One
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Blackberry Key2 LE

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is... Simon Mercer. 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 348 (LG G7 ThinQ) and 349 (Samsung Galaxy Note 9)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week Winner: Sisters on Holiday by Mark Mochan using a OnePlus 6 (Sisters on Holiday 2)

Sisters

Download Phones Show Chat episode 468 ("Zac Kew-Dennis, All Things Google",14/10/2018) manually (Size: 42MB, 71 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 468 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Zac Kew-Denniss

Feedback
Richard Yates, Adrian B and James Raeburn feedback on PSC467
Sean Paull on The Ultimate Mid-Ranger - Samsung Galaxy A9
Razer Phone 2 Announced at their Event this week
John Mason in Praise of Apple Aftercare

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
- Ted’s Review
Essential Phone - Ted’s Review
Google Pixel 2XL
Google Pixel 3 and 3XL

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 347 (iPhone XS Max) and 348 (LG G7 ThinQ)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week Winner: Melville Building by Sean Paull using an iPhone Xs with Snapseed

Melville

Download Phones Show Chat episode 467 ("Michael Saxon, The Z3 Club",07/10/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 467 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Michael Saxon

Feedback
Essential Phone Gets October Security Patch Before Pixel!
Simon Nobs and Wayne Kelly feedback on PSC466
Google going Dark Theme Mad!
Arne Lind on Huawei Honor 8X Max

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
- Ted’s Review
LG G7 ThinQ
- Ted’s Review
iPhone X 256GB
ASUS Zenfone 2
OnePlus 6
Blackberry KeyOne
Nextbit Robin
Essential Phone
- Ted’s Review
Ted’s HDMI-Out Phones Test
Stereo Speaker Setup Doesn’t Use Accelerometer

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Alan Kennedy. 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 347 (iPhone XS Max) and 348 (LG G7 ThinQ)

Around the Corner
BlackBerry Evolve vs. BlackBerry Evolve X

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month Winner: A Dog’s Life by Mark Whittam using an iPhone XS Max

Dos life

Download Phones Show Chat episode 466 ("Sue Blandford, X for breakfast",30/09/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 466 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Sue Blandford

Feedback
Allen Cross on Android Pay Peer-to-Peer by QRCode
Roy Gardiner on The Guardian’s Two Obnoxious Students!
Ted’s Jumbo Screens Quest - Honor Note 10
Adrian B’s Casual 3.5mm vs. Wireless Survey
Colin Bowen on My Switch to Budget
Malcolm Bryant on A Trio Triumph
The Bump by Kenny!

Device Week
iPhone XS Max
- Phones Show 347
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
- Ted’s Review
Nokia 6.1 - Ted’s Review
LG G7 ThinQ
- Ted’s Review
Nokia 8 Sirocco
- Ted’s Review
iPhone X 256GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Motorola Moto Z2 Force
Land Rover Explore

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Michael Saxon. 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 346 (Establishing the 2018 Smartphone Minimum with a Nokia 6.1) and 347 (iPhone XS Max)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month Winner: Andrew Martin with Caves, taken with a Pixel 2XL in Majorca

Caves

Download Phones Show Chat episode 465 ("Kurt Kaufman, Compact Stereo",23/09/2018) manually (Size: 37MB, 62 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 465 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Kurt Kaufman

Feedback
Allen Cross on Nokia’s 4th October Event
Jeremy Robinson links to an Audio Appraisal of the LG G7
Nokia 8 Sirocco - at last! Someone’s dropped the price!
Android Q confirmed for Essential Phone and Pie rolling out for OnePlus 6 now

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Moto Z3 Play
- Ted’s Review
Nokia 6.1 - Ted’s Review
Xperia X Compact
- Volume Maximiser App
LG G7 ThinQ - Ted’s Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Stuart Miller. 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 345 (Be Patient and Save Money!) and 346 (Establishing the 2018 Smartphone Minimum with a Nokia 6.1)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week Winner: Arvind Iyer Wide Angle Ruin taken on an LG G5
Gavin Fabiani-Laymond and his iPhone Xs Max Close-up Photo
Go vote on PSC Photos POTM which we’ll announce the winner of next week!

Hole

Download Phones Show Chat episode 464 ("JB Walsh, Medical Match",16/09/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 464 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with J B Walsh

Feedback

Steve’s Phones Show RSS Feed

Roland Jay Roberts on Moto Keyboard RIP

AndroidGo hits 10M Installs on PlayStore

Ahmed Bebars spots OnePlus Dropping 3.5mm Audio Socket

Razer Phone 2 looks highly likely now

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Moto Z3 Play - Ted’s Review

iPhone SE

Nokia 6.1 - Ted’s Review

iPhone X

Nexus 5X

Lumia 950 and 925

Nokia 1 - Ted’s Review

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 345 (Be Patient and Save Money!) and 346 (Establishing the 2018 Smartphone Minimum with a Nokia 6.1)

Around the Corner

Motorola One Power - Motorola One

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Photo of the Week Winner: My Girl by Mark Mochan using a OnePlus 6

My girl


Download Phones Show Chat episode 463 ("Paul Sargeant, Metal Miniature",09/09/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 463 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Paul Sargeant

Feedback
Gareth Myles’ Honor 7C Review
Jason Snowden on Apple Sales
Tim Evans and John Doe on 79% of Mobile Business is done on iOS
Michael Warner on Nokia 2018 Flagship - The Future of Imaging?
Allen Cross (amongst others) reports YouTube Dark Theme for Android
Ahmed Bebars on the £279 Honor Play
Nokia 7 Plus Confirmed as getting an Early Slice of Pie in September!

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 2 XL
Moto Z3 Play
- Ted’s Review - 3-Day Battery Barrier
iPhone SE
Huawei P10
Nokia 6.1 - Ted’s Review

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 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones) and 345 (Be Patient and Save Money!)

Around the Corner
Motorola One Power
- Motorola One

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week Winner: Secret Garden at Greys Court shot using a Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Secret Garden

Download Phones Show Chat episode 462 ("Gareth Myles, MicroUSB Moto Mayhem",02/09/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 65 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 462 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gareth Myles

Feedback
Keith Bartlett’s Nokia 8110 4G Review powered by KaiOS OS
Moto Mod Keyboard Latest
Jason Snowden on Samsung Iris and Face Recognition
Stephen McBride on Android Messages rolling out v3.5 again!
Keith Bartlett reports that Nokia/HMD now own the PureView brand again
The New LG G7 with AndroidOne
Tim Raggett on the ‘waterproof’ Xiaomi Redmi 4x
Huawei Overtakes Apple

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 2 XL
Moto G6 Plus
- Ted’s Review
Honor 7C
Blackberry Key2
OnePlus 6
Moto Z3 Play - Ted’s Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Tony Cowell. 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 343 (Nokia 7 Plus), 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones) and 345 (Be patient - and save money!)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Week Winner: Cyprus Shipwreck by Matt Burkinshaw using a Samsung Galaxy S7 (and a mention for Steve's St Mary's shot)

Shipwreck


Download Phones Show Chat episode 461 ("Craig Carroll, The Balanced Epiphany",26/08/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 64 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 461 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Craig Carroll

Feedback
Brooks Giger on iTunes
Stephen McBride on Dark Themed Messages App removal!

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Huawei P20 Pro
iPhone 8 Plus
Pixel 2 XL
- Extreme Battery Test!
Moto G6 Plus
- Ted’s Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Gareth Myles. 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 343 (Nokia 7 Plus) and 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Photo of the Month Winner: Landscape by Dave Proudlock taken with a Lenovo P2

Landscape

Download Phones Show Chat episode 460 ("Sony hits its stride",19/08/2018) manually (Size: 43MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 460 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback

Damien Tobin on Android P Navigation Controls

Stephen McBride on Google Messages Material Theme and Dark Mode

James Raeburn with Observations from Florida

Some finding lag in Pixel 2 XL running Pie

Please throw the switch on your Download in G+ folks, if you want to!

Barnaby Steer’s Great Shot of a Seagull

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Sony Xperia XZ2 - Ted’s Review

Understanding Sony’s Audio

Sony EC270 USB-C/Charging/3.5mm Dongle - AmazonUK

Pixel 2 XL

iTunes, iOS and the iPhone SE

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is... Tim Evans. 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 343 (Nokia 7 Plus) and 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones)

Around the Corner

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

PSC Photos & Flickr Group

Picture of the Week Winner: Beach Life by David de Nieuwe using a Nokia 8

Beach

Download Phones Show Chat episode 459 ("Myriam Joire, Sony Audio and a Transatlantic Top 5",11/08/2018) manually (Size: 48MB, 80 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 459 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Myriam Joire
- Mobile Tech Podcast


Feedback
Put Stuff in the Right Place!
Android 9 Pie
Kurt Kaufman on 128GB Storage and Sony Screens
Taz Hoque on Package Disabler Pro
Fortnite Snubs Google Play Store for their 30%
Alex Jones says Beware the Nokia 7 Plus P Beta Programme
Mark Watson on OnePlus 6 Speaker
Steve Aspinall on GPS Versa
Google Timeline Saves Steve’s Day!

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Xperia XZ3 to have 48MP Camera
Steve’s XIIVIO Mini-Hub Review - AmazonUK
Sony Xperia XZ2 - Ted’s Review
Understanding Sony’s Audio
Understanding Close-Focus
Sony EC270 USB-C/Charging/3.5mm Dongle - AmazonUK
Steve’s Fitbit Versa - final verdict Fitbit Versa Part 2
Pixel 2 XL

(Myriam extra)
LG G7
Moto G6

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 343 (Nokia 7 Plus) and 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Keyboard by Ángeles Andrade using a Xiaomi Redmi 4A and SnapSeed

Piano

Download Phones Show Chat episode 458 ("Rob Vanderkam, The Two Year Flagship",05/08/2018) manually (Size: 43MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Alternate download link for anyone having cellular download problems.

Phones Show Chat 458 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Rob Vanderkam

Feedback
Put Stuff in the Right Place
!
Adrian B Asus Zenfone 5 vs. Nokia 7 Plus fight!
Zac Kew-Denniss reports that OnePlus will push Android P to 3 and 3T
Tony Cowell on Year-Old Bargain Handsets

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 7 Plus - stunning battery life
- Nokia 7 Plus vs Pixel XL
Pixel XL
Fitbit Versa
- Steve’s Initial Write-Up
Xperia XZ3 to have 48MP Camera
Steve’s XIIVIO Mini-Hub Review
- AmazonUK

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Maarten Korenromp. 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 343 (Nokia 7 Plus) and 344 (Steve’s Summer Top 5 Phones)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Praia taken on a Nokia 8 by David de Nieuwe

Seagull

Download Phones Show Chat episode 457 ("Steve Nutt, Talkback Notifications",28/07/2018) manually (Size: 37MB, 59 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 457 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Feedback
Put Stuff in the Right Place
!
Andy Sharp on Weather Apps in the Heatwave
Sony Xperia XZ3 to have 48MP Camera
Archive.org and X-Rated PSC!
Tom Pickert on FM Transmitters and Audio
Leon Buxton on USB-C Audio Charger 3.5mm Adapter

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 7 Plus - stunning battery life
- Nokia 7 Plus vs Pixel XL
Android P DP4 and Accessibility
Ted’s Top 5 Phones
Sony Xperia XA2
Revisited - Classy Lockscreen

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Mike 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 342 (Asus Zenfone 5) and 343 (Nokia 7 Plus)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Month Winner: Armada Window by Sean Paull using an iPhone 7 Plus (as we check out Steve Nutt attempting to ‘see’ the picture using Eye-D Pro App).

Window


Download Phones Show Chat episode 456 ("James Reed, X4? Job done!",21/07/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 61 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 456 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with James Reed

Feedback
Mike Robins on DIY SIM Card Tray Mod
Alan Kennedy on Nokia 8 and W10M
Is that a Pistol in Your Pocket?
Ted’s Quest - Camera Apps
Pixel Camera for the Nokia 7 Plus

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 8 - Disproportionate Battery Drain
Nokia 7 Plus
Moto X4
DTEK50
Honor 10
- Ted’s Review
USB-C Dongle Works Fine with Windows Phones
No Future for USB-C Headphones

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Al Al-Khadi. 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 341 (BlackBerry KEY2) and 342 (Asus Zenfone 5)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Hole in the Wall by Matt Burkinshaw using a Samsung Galaxy S9+

Hole

Download Phones Show Chat episode 455 ("Mike Robins, On a Budget!",15/07/2018) manually (Size: 41MB, 57 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 454 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mike Robins

Feedback
BBC4’s The Rise and Fall of Nokia
Gavin Fabiani-Laymond on the Sony Xperia XZ2
Sony announce the Xperia XA2 Plus - Ted’s XA2 Review
Allen Cross reports BlackBerry/TCL’s Invitation-only KEYone Oreo Beta Test

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 8 - Up to date with July Security
Asus Zenfone 5 - Ted’s Review
Nokia 7 Plus
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5

Ted's Nokia 6.1 Review
Moto Z in 2018

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
James Reed. 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 341 (BlackBerry KEY2) and 342 (Asus Zenfone 5)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Untitled by Ángeles Andrade using a Xiaomi Redmi 4A and SnapSeed. This is one of a series of really interesting artwork submissions to the Flickr Group - rest of his portfolio.

Modern art?

Download Phones Show Chat episode 454 ("Zac Kew-Dennis, Treble KEY Plus",08/07/2018) manually (Size: 53MB, 73 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 454 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Zac Kew-Dennis

Feedback
Glynn Stone curses Video Unboxings!
Android P Beta DP4 - Droid Life
Colin Bowen on Wileyfox Swift Range and Oreo
Dave Proudlock on Oreo for Moto Z2 Play/Moto Z
Richard S has joined Ted in the Sirocco Club!
PSC G+ Community Category Phone Reviews by Members - tinyurl.com/pscphonereviews

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
BlackBerry KEY2 - Ted’s Review
Nokia 8 and Nokia 8 Sirocco
Ted’s Asus Zenfone 5 Review
Nokia 7 Plus - ARCore inclusion - Google’s Measure App
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro
OnePlus onto Project Treble

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is...
Richard Oldroyd. 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 340 (Planet Computers’ Gemini) and 341 (BlackBerry KEY2)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Robin V shoots Ottawa Rowing Club with a Pixel XL

Bridge

Download Phones Show Chat episode 453 ("Tim Evans, all KEYed up",30/06/2018) manually (Size: 42MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 453 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

Feedback
Aidan Bell and Tayo Olasope feedback on Gemini
Malcolm Bryant on Lite Fantastic
Kurt Kaufman on Alcatel 1X
Sony are Playing with the Big Boys!
PSC Photos vs Phones Show Chat’s Photos from Phones Category

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
BlackBerry KEY2 - Sunlight Screenshot
Planet Computers Gemini
Nokia 8 and Nokia 8 Sirocco
iOS Beta (D2)
Ted’s Asus Zenfone 5 Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 340 (Planet Computers’ Gemini) and 341 (BlackBerry KEY2)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Month Winner: Window to the Other Side by ehmjay1628 on Flickr using an LG G3 and SnapSeed

Tube

Download Phones Show Chat episode 452 ("Julie Wills, Touch Typing",23/06/2018) manually (Size: 50MB, 76 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 452 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Julie Wills

Feedback
Google Podcasts
Pocket Casts Beta
John Doe on Oppo Find X
Google Opens up Messages for Web
YouTube Premium
now available in the UK
Zac Kew-Denniss on 8.1 rolling out for Moto X4

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
BlackBerry KEY2 - Sunlight Screenshot
Planet Computers Gemini - Crystallusion
Nokia 8 and Nokia 8 Sirocco

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 339 (OnePlus 6) and 340 (Planet Computers’ Gemini)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Morning Sun by Frank Niethardt using an LG G4

Morning sun

Download Phones Show Chat episode 451 ("Gemini Plus",17/06/2018) manually (Size: 45MB, 64 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 451 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
Andy Hagon on the Lumia 950 XL
Moto Mod Keyboard Finally Coming
Widget Boot Time Hog
Gemini Retail Now in Stock at Clove

Device Week
June is Bustin’ Out All Over
- Nokia Updates!
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Aidan Bell on Bixby Button Remapper
Taz Hoque on YouTube Disable Bixby
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 2 XL - Google Android P Beta
Planet Computers Gemini
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winners are...
Roland Roberts and Anthony 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 338 (Honor 10) and 339 (OnePlus 6)

App Recommendation
Google News’ World Cup Tracker

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Kelburn Country Park by Foxmochanuk using a Samsung Galaxy S8+

Girl

Download Phones Show Chat episode 450 ("Kev Wright, Glamour, Groups and Gestures",10/06/2018) manually (Size: 51MB, 71 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 450 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Kev Wright

Feedback
More Speaker Tests
with Tim Evans
Luke Van Eede on Moto Z3 Play Announcement
Gareth Myles on the BlackBerry Key2 Announcement

PSC Forum and PSC Classifieds
We chat with Kev about the decision to end pscforum last week, which he created and maintained for most of the last decade, and consider the way forward together. Steve made a short link to PSC Classifieds G+ Community: tinyurl.com/psc-classifieds

Device Week
iPhone X
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 2 XL
Google Android P Beta
Planet Computers Gemini
OnePlus 6
Nokia 8 Sirocco
- The Lladró Phone! - Ted’s Review
(Nokia’s Misleading Video)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus (Coming next week!)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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

Around the Corner
We take a look at the budget, but well specified OPPO Realme 1

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 338 (Honor 10) and 339 (OnePlus 6)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Kitten by Ahmed Bebars using a Nexus 6P and SnapSeed for lens blur.

Kitten

PSC Classifieds
Don’t forget to check out the classified sales bargains at PSC Classifieds

Links of Interest…
PodHubUK - Twitter - FaceBook - PSC G+ Community - PSC Photos - FlickR - PSC Classifieds - TTUK - WhateverWorks - AAWP - TechAddictsUK - The TechBox - Chewing Gum for the Ears - Projector Room - The PodChat Show - PixelSwim

Download Phones Show Chat episode 449 ("Garry Clark, Black Sharks and Pandas",03/06/2018) manually (Size: 41MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 449 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Garry Clark

Feedback

Huawei Bootloader Unlock Closing
Huawei Mate 10 Pro Gets Face Unlock
Zac Kew-Denniss on Google Pixel 3S - Spooky!
Ahmed Bebars spots the Motorola One Power
Razer Phone vs Black Shark
with Tim Evans
Marshall London Final RIP Update

Device Week
Razer Phone - Six Months On - Best Case
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Pixel 2 XL - Ted’s Thoughts in 2017
Panda Pure as the Driven Snow
Google Android P Beta
Honor 10
Planet Computers Gemini
CoolSmartPhone Huawei P20 Pro Review
3MK InvisibleCase
and Xtremes Skins
OnePlus 6 AndroidBeat Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Ray Kaluza. 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 337 (Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact) and 338 (Honor 10)
PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week Winner: Matt J with Butch using an iPhone X in Portrait Mode

Dog

Download Phones Show Chat episode 448 ("Zac Kew-Dennis, part 2: We're podcasting in the rain!",27/05/2018) manually (Size: 41MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 448 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon and the return of Zac Kew-Denniss

Feedback

Feedback on PSC447 - iOS vs Android Discussion
Ahmed Bebars and
Oleophobic Displays
Philip Smith (and others) on HTC U12 Plus
Allen Cross on Google Photos Auto-Brightness Fix and more
Zachary “Wiki” Kew-Denniss on Essential PH-2 News

Device Week
Razer Phone - Another Update
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Google Android P Beta
Honor 10
9to5 Long Term Review Pixel 2XL
Nokia 7 Plus - Poor Person’s Pixel

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 337 (Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact) and 338 (Honor 10)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Month Winner: Pete Warner with River Thames/London Eye taken with a Samsung Galaxy S6

London eye

Download Phones Show Chat episode 447 ("Zac Kew-Dennis, P Delights",20/05/2018) manually (Size: 48MB, 79 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 447 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Zac Kew-Denniss with Pub Meet Discussion (at the end of the show)

Feedback

iOS vs Android Discussion
Ahmed Bebars notes the Nokia X6 Announced
Andrew Manning and Ian Maxfield report on BlackBerry May Security Updates
John Piggford reports Nokia 8 Camera Update coming for sure
Andrew Manning suggests - Sony USB-C 2-in-1 Adaptor

Device Week
Razer Phone - Oreo 8.1 Arrived - Ted’s Thoughts
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - ARCore
Google Android P Beta
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
GSMArena Honor 10 Specs
Planet Computers’ Gemini PDA
Nokia 8

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 336 (Huawei P20 Pro) and 337 (Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week: Gavin Fabiani-Laymond’s Soussons Forest using a Samsung Galaxy S9+

Forest

Download Phones Show Chat episode 446 ("Gareth Myles, Android P and the Striped Panda",13/05/2018) manually (Size: 41MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 446 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gareth Myles

Feedback
PSC Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe, HP12 4RZ: Monday 14th May 2018
Babul Mohanty with more details on the forthcoming Moto Z3 Play
Stuart Crabtree reports that Google will soon require OEMs to roll out Security Updates
Ahmed Bebars reports on the BlackBerry Key2 - GSMArena Specs
Allen Cross reports Nokia placed 5th in European Smartphone Shipments in Q1, 2018
Google I/O

Device Week
Razer Phone - Oreo 8.1 Arrived - Ted’s Thoughts
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - Mophie Juice Pack
Huawei P20 Lite
pCloud
Google Android P Beta
Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
GSMArena Honor 10 Specs

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 336 (Huawei P20 Pro) and 337 (Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week: John Piggford’s Spitfire shot with a Nokia 8 using the Google Camera App with a little help from Snapseed.

Spitfire

Download Phones Show Chat episode 445 ("Plus or Minus",06/05/2018) manually (Size: 39MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 445 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
PSC Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe, HP12 4RZ: Monday 14th May 2018
Arvind Iyer’s Back on the LG V30
Beware Edge Invasion with Martin Hall
Jamie Clark reports on ShiftyJelly Selling Pocket Casts
Allen Cross on Nokia X6 - May 16th Announcement

Mark Watson and Richard Yates on 5G Fears


Device Week

Razer Phone - Still awaiting Oreo
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Nokia 7 Plus
- Specs vs. Nokia 8 - Ted’s Review
Ted’s ‘Waiting for Updates’ Rant
Lumia 1020 on Windows Phone 8.1
Sony XZ1 Compact
Ted’s Sony Xperia XA2 Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
James Murray. 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 335 (A Dozen Smartphone Hot Potatoes) and 336 (Huawei P20 Pro)

Around the Corner
LG G7 ThinkQ

PSC Photos & Flickr Group
Picture of the Week: Angeles Andrade’s Calle Vital Aza. Malaga shot with a Xiaomi Redmi 4A

Wall art

Download Phones Show Chat episode 444 ("Petter Ostbye",29/04/2018) manually (Size: 47MB, 75 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 444 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Petter Ostbye plus a podcast extra chat with James Honeyball

Feedback

PSC Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe, HP12 4RZ: Monday 14th May 2018
Tim Evans on Apple and RCS
Mobile Tech Podcast 51 with Steve on the Huawei P20 Pro
Antonis Petridis on Essential World Shipping
Chris Andrews reports that Oreo now rolled out to OnePlus 5T
Google Launches Tasks App. Again!
Malcolm Bryant Defends Smart Home Benefits

Device Week
Razer Phone - Still awaiting Oreo
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Huawei P20 Pro
iPhone X
Nokia 7 Plus
- Specs vs. Nokia 8

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Sethu Pillai. 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 335 (A Dozen Smartphone Hot Potatoes) and 336 (Huawei P20 Pro)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Winner declared with 41% of the vote is Matt Miller with Seattle in the Morning shot with a Samsung Galaxy S9+

Seattle morning

Download Phones Show Chat episode 443 ("David Gilson, From the UK to Canada and back, from OnePlus to Xiaomi",22/04/2018) manually (Size: 39MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 443 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with David Gilson

Feedback
PSC Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe HP12 4RZ on Monday 14th May 2018
Rob Macrowan Supports the Smart Home!
SmugMug Buys Flickr reported by Sean Paull (and many others!)
Dan Johnson spots the Ulefone Power 5 with 13,000mAh Battery!
Allen Cross spots Google Photos rolling out a More Powerful Movie Editor
R.I.P. Google Allo - Hello Chat via RCS (Rich Communication Services) via Google Messages

Device Week

Razer Phone
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Ted Considered the £669 Samsung Galaxy Note 8
!
Moto E5 Range Specs Comparison
Moto G6 Range Specs Comparison
Huawei P20 Pro
Battery Life - Ted says It’s Still Not Enough

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Michael Jansen. 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 334 (Taming the Samsung Experience) and 335 (A Dozen Smartphone Hot Potatoes)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Niagara Falls by Aidan Bell using a Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.
The Vote for April Photo of the Month is underway! Head across to G+ to cast yours!

Niagara


Download Phones Show Chat episode 442 ("Chris Mitropoulos, The iPhone X+ and the Black Shark",15/04/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 442 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Chris Mitropoulos

Feedback
Summary of Available PSC G+ Communities and where to go for what!
Dave Rich new podcast: The PodChat Show, The PodChat Show G+ Community
PSC Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe HP12 4RZ on Monday 14th May 2018
Simon Nobs now received the Google Daydream
Xiaomi Black Shark in shallow waters!
Andrew Manning on Android Phones Missing Patches

Device Week
Razer Phone - VLC Player
- Ted’s Thoughts
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
- Samsung Soundcamp
Nokia 8
- Always On, Always Useless - The Case for Naked
iPhone X
Alcatel Idol 4 Pro
- Microsoft and Alcatel Saga - Microsoft and Maps Saga

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Petter Ostbye. 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 334 (Taming the Samsung Experience) and 335 (A Dozen Smartphone Hot Potatoes)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Derwent Water by Peter Hines using an iPhone 7, cropped and tweaked in SnapSeed

Derwent

Phones Show Chat 441 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Chris Kelly

Feedback
Taz Hoque and Arvind Iyer on PSC440
A Memory Card Data-Erase Reminder
John Cooper on the Honor 9 Lite for £169
Andrew Manning on Galaxy S9 and Sony XZ2

Device Week
Pixel XL - Pixel 2/2 XL
iPhone 7 Plus
Lumia 950XL
Razer Phone
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - S9+:The imaging tipping point - I (and the 950) finally give in
LG V30 Plus - Daydream and LG V30 - Annoying Notifications Issue - LG V30+ Naked
Nokia 8
- Still no Update
Come Back MicroSD Cards...All is Forgiven

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week we’re doing two! The winners are…
Arne Bruning and Ed 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 333 (Samsung Galaxy S9) and 334 (Taming the Samsung Experience)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Snowmageddon by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Samsung Galaxy S9+

Snow dog

Download Phones Show Chat episode 440 ("Myriam Joire, The Flagship Conundrum",01/04/2018) manually (Size: 43MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 440 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon - Myriam Joire drops in

Feedback

Michael Warner on Snapdragon SoCs
John Doe spots Moto Moving Z-Series FPS to the side
Gboard - Remove Annoying Recurring Suggestions
Brian Penders spots Razer’s new promise of Oreo 8.1. in April
Ted’s Fighting with MicroSD Cards again - Here We Go Again
Taz Hoque on why Not Everybody Wants Stock Android

Device Week
Pixel 2/2 XL
Razer Phone
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - Steve’s Case Roundup
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro - UWP (Windows 10) App Scene
LG V30 Plus - Ted’s Thoughts
Huawei P20 Pro
Ted’s Speaker Test
(Pixel 2 XL vs. Razer Phone vs. Marshall London)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week we’re doing two! The winners are…
Tony Butler and 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 333 (Samsung Galaxy S9) and 334 (Taming the Samsung Experience)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Old Building by Arvind Iyer using an LG V30+

Old

Download Phones Show Chat episode 439 ("Budget Options",25/03/2018) manually (Size: 39MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 439 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Heinrich

Feedback
Paul Ballard on the Samsung A3
Ahmed Bebars on reliably leaked OnePlus 6 Specs
Kurt Kaufman on 512GB storage on Android phones!
Andrew Manning on SIM Card Tray Quality and arrangements
Pete Warner, Brian Penders, Phil Hendy and Derek Watson Praising the Huawei Mate 10 Pro
Mark Mochan on the Resurrection of Wileyfox!

Device Week
Pixel 2/2 XL
Razer Phone
Steve Heinrich’s Pixel Swim Podcast
Samsung Galaxy S9
- Microphone Testing Video
Marshall London
Moto X4
- Moto X4 at £199
Nokia 8 - Tick, Tock for March Security

Camera head to head: Lumia 950 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Ted’s Speaker Test
LG Q6

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Tim Evans. 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 332 (Gemini PDA) and 333 (Samsung Galaxy S9)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Roller Blinds by Kah Leong using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Vote for Photo of the Month before next PSC!


Download Phones Show Chat episode 438 ("Steve and the S9 Spin",18/03/2018) manually (Size: 38MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 438 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback
Simon Nobs, Taz Hoque, Andrew Manning and Keith Bartlett feedback on PSC437
Anthony Daniels in praise of 3.5mm Audio Jacks!
Allen Cross notes YouTube Dark Mode coming to Android

Device Week
Pixel 2/2 XL
Razer Phone
Moto Z/Z2 Play - Ted’s Casing Quest
Steve Heinrich’s Pixel Swim Podcast
Samsung Galaxy S9
- Microphone Testing Video
Marshall London
Moto X4
- Moto X4 at £199
Nokia 8
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro steve litchfield - W10M Updates
Sony Xperia XA2 - Ted’s Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Nick Healey. 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 332 (Gemini PDA) and 333 (Samsung Galaxy S9)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Fuel and Snow by robin_ottawa using a Pixel XL

Snow car

Download Phones Show Chat episode 437 ("A Galaxy of Chat",10/03/2018) manually (Size: 37MB, 61 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 437 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with a pop-in from Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Feedback
John Shelton in praise of the PSC Community
Gavin Bowd and his VPoB Prize
Tim Evans Speaker Test
John Cooper spots the bargain Moto X4 at £199
Some thoughts about what’s coming in Android P

Device Week
Pixel 2/2 XL
Razer Phone
Moto Z/Z2 Play - Moto Power - DIY Bumper Fail
iPhone X
Samsung Galaxy S9
- Gavin’s First Impressions
Marshall London

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

The Phones Show
Tune into Steve’s YouTube Channel to watch Phones Show 331 (Huawei Mate 10 Pro) and 332 (Gemini PDA)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: At The Football by Spiri44 using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Football

Download Phones Show Chat episode 436 ("Chris Dickinson, Journey to the 3T",04/03/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 62 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 436 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Chris Dickinson (and pop-in from Kev Wright)

Device Week
OnePlus 3T
Nokia Lumia 730
Nokia 8
Pixel 2/2 XL
Razer Phone
LG V30
Moto Z/Z2 Play

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Neil Gilroy. 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 331 (Huawei Mate 10 Pro) and 332 (Gemini PDA)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Old Building by Arvind Lyer using an LG V30 and Pixel Camera App. with Snapseed.

Old

Download Phones Show Chat episode 435 ("Kev Wright, Cranked up to 100%",25/02/2018) manually (Size: 52MB, 80 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 435 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Kev Wright

Feedback and Errata
Family Link for Android
3.5mm Audio on the way out? Maybe not!
Bluetooth Audio One Day up to Steve’s Standards
Andrew Manning’s App/Game Recommendation Backgammon for Android
Google added a Dark Theme to Vanilla Android - coming soon!
Allen Cross on the Land Rover Explore rugged, modular phone (Bullitt - Cat, Kodak, JBC)
MWC Starts this weekend!


Device Week

LG V30
iPhone X
I Didn’t Get Where I am Today by Not Understanding Subjectivity
Moto Mod Batteries Made to Measure?
Moto Z/Z2 Play

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Bart Van Laer. 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 331 (Huawei Mate 10 Pro) and 332 (Gemini PDA)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Gavin Fabiani-Laymond’s Magical Walk on Dartmoor (High Res on Flickr) using an LG V30+

Dartmoor


Download Phones Show Chat episode 434 ("Rita el-Khoury, Pixel Battery Champion",18/02/2018) manually (Size: 42MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 434 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Rita El-Khoury

Feedback and Errata
Andrew Manning on BlackBerry Uni
Noa N7 with 80MP Camera
Antonis Petridis and Andy Sharp on the Nokia 7+

Device Week

Huawei Mate 10 Pro
- Ted’s Review
LG V30
Nokia 8 - Rita’s Review
Razer Phone
Pixel 2 XL
- Rita’s Thoughts
ZTE Axon 7
Xiaomi Mi A1
- Rita’s Review
OnePlus 5T

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Robert Stephens. 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 330 (The Three Phases of PureView) and 331 (Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Lemon Cake by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using an iPhone X

Lemon Cake

Download Phones Show Chat episode 433 ("Johan Lindahl, Anti-Convergence",11/02/2018) manually (Size: 50MB, 82 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 433 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Johan Lindahl

Feedback and Errata
LCD vs AMOLED Brightness
Tom S and many others on G+ App Playing Up
Andrew Manning enthused about new Sony Models
Ian Searle (amongst many others, including AAWP) reports on Wileyfox Troubles

Device Week
iPhone 6s
Marshall London + Marshall Major II
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom
Yotaphone 2
Huawei Mate 10 Pro
- Ted’s Review
Nokia 8 - Recording Audio Only with the Nokia OZO
Moto X4 on Oreo - Ted’s Post
Razer Phone - Feedback on Audio Enhancements
Galaxy Nexus on Lineage OS
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
Alcatel Idol 4 Pro
Pixel 2 XL
ZTE Axon 7
Lumia 950XL vs Huawei Mate 10 Pro Camera Shootout

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Gavin Bowd. 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 329 (Razer Phone) and 330 (The Three Phases of PureView)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Frost on the Grass by Marek Pawlowski using a BlackBerry KEYone

Frost

Download Phones Show Chat episode 432 ("The Plus is Prime",04/02/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 432 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon (Gavin Fabiani-Laymond dropped in)

Feedback and Errata
Andy Sharp from OK Google to Hey Google to Anything Google
Aidan Bell and Julie Wills report Gemini delivery getting closer!

Device Week

Razer Phone
- Ted’s Thoughts - No sign of the Update
StarTech USB-C to HDMI Adapter with Power Delivery
Axon 7 - Camera FV-5
Gavin’s LG V30 Camera Review
Huawei Mate 10 Pro

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 329 (Razer Phone) and 330 (The Three Phases of PureView)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Sam Pitt from an Album of Photos depicting the Peterhead Prison Museum, taken and edited on the iPhone X

Goal

Download Phones Show Chat episode 431 ("Zac Bowden, the Android-Windows Continuum",27/01/2018) manually (Size: 42MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 431 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon (Zac Bowden dropped in)

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

Feedback and Errata
Andy Sharp report Audiobooks arrived in Google Play Books
Kurt Kaufman on AndroidOne and AndroidGo
John Piggford on Android 8.1 on Nokia 8
Leon Buxton confirms Nokia 8 NFC/Android Pay bug fixed
David Knight on the Nokia 9 and 10

Device Week
Razer Phone
- Ted’s Thoughts - Test Analysis - Video - Super Clean B
Pixel 2 - Ted’s Thoughts
Axon 7 - Camera FV-5
OnePlus 5T
Nokia 8
Alcatel Idol 4 Pro.
Sony MDR-1000X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Alex Jones. 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 328 (Various Wileyfox Models) and 329 (Razer Phone)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Eyelashes by lucknowtrainman using an Honor 8 Pro.

Eyelashes

Download Phones Show Chat episode 430 ("Tayo Olasope, The Z2 Play Utopia",21/01/2018) manually (Size: 43MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 430 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon (Tayo Olasope dropped in)


Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
Steve’s Dongle Rant
!
The Nokia 8 Android Pay Saga led by Leon Buxton
Allen Cross on the Great OnePlus Credit Card Hack
Razer Phone Netflix HDR and Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 Support Coming Soon

Tony Cowell on Axon 7 - Camera FV-5

Device Week
Razer Phone
- Ted’s Thoughts - Test Analysis - Video
Pixel 2
- Pixel 2 XL
Moto Z and Z2 Play
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
LG V30
- What is Quad DAC?

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Jens Ole Dahlsgaard Jepsen. 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 327 (Nokia 8) and 328 (Various Wileyfox Models)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Beginner Snowboard Students by John Piggford using a Nokia 8 and Google Camera App.

Snow


Download Phones Show Chat episode 429 ("Leila Gregory, Little Miss Midrange",14/01/2018) manually (Size: 35MB, 58 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 429 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Leila Gregory (TechAddictsUK, Girls’n’Gadgets)

Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
Allen Cross on the Project Linda - Razer Phone Dock/laptop
Allen Cross on the Moto Mods Health and Keyboard
Allen Cross on Chinese phone Vivo’s on-screen fingerprint scanner
Tim Evans on HTC U11 Plus
Honor View 10
arrived at Clove
Colin Bowen on
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus Amazon Open Box deal

Device Week

Razer Phone
- Ted’s Thoughts
Nokia 8
- Ted’s Thoughts
Pixel 2 XL
Honor 7X
Honor 9
BlackBerry KEYone
Moto Z

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Andy Clarkson. 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 327 (Nokia 8) and 328 (Wileyfox Wheezes)

PSC Photos & Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Riverside by Xerxes Hodivala using an iPhone X for shooting/editing

Riverside

Download Phones Show Chat episode 428 ("Richard Yates, Ozo and Innovation",06/01/2018) manually (Size: 40MB, 67 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 428 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
Feedback on PSC427 from Steve Heinrich, Taz Hoque, Brett Cook and Mark Finlay
Leon Buxton on Nokia 8 128GB/6GB RAM Version
Nokia 6 (2018) Specs Confirmed with ditched Stereo Speakers
Leon Buxton on The Joy of Cheap

Device Week
Nokia 8 - Ted’s Thoughts
Moto X4
Wileyfox Pro
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus Add-X version
iPhone X
Gemini
Pixel 2
Pixel - Ted’s Battery Test
Ted’s Taking Stock

Steve’s microphone testing video

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Colin Bowen. 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 326 (Honor 7X) and 327 (Nokia 8)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Frosty Sunrise by Marek Pawlowski using a BlackBerry KEYone

Frosty Sunrise

Download Phones Show Chat episode 427 ("Highlights and Lowlights of 2017",30/12/2017) manually (Size: 33MB, 55 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 427 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
Feedback from PSC426 from Simon Nobs, Keith Bartlett and Kurt Kaufman
Zac Kew-Denniss on Chrome and “Hey Google, play Phone Show Chat podcast"
Suggestion that Android Carriers will drop Cellular Signal Bars
Axon 7 Oreo Update will arrive in April says ZTE
Andrew Manning on Stand Out Features in 2017’s Phones

Our Highlights of 2017
Wide-Angle lenses on Phones’ Cameras
Pixel 2 XL
The Return of Nokia
Lineage OS (Bitcoin: 12aDckQC6YHEn75zReQWxXFCivBBNXfRjM, PayPal: paypal.me/LineageOS)
Kitchen Sink Attitude Not Yet Dead!
Launch of the Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro

Our Lowlights of 2017
Ongoing lack of Phones with 128GB+ of Storage
Phone manufacturers continue to not take device speakers seriously
Ugly Pricing Strategies for Phones
Pixel 2 XL - no 3.5mm audio jack

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s (double) winner is…
Tayo Olasope. 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 326 (Honor 7X) and 327 (Nokia 8)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Snowy NYC shot by Andy Hagon using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Snowy NYC


Download Phones Show Chat episode 426 ("A tale of two Wileyfoxes and no Oreo",23/12/2017) manually (Size: 26MB, 50 minutes duration).

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

[Steve - apologies for the overdriven audio from Steve's end - I only noticed the mic levels after recording. I'm blaming the pre-Christmas alcohol...!]

Phones Show Chat 426 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
Feedback on PSC425 from Pete Warner, James Raeburn and Leon Buxton
Nokia 9 passed through FCC by Allen Cross
Regard for the Moto X4 and a drop to £250 and Oreo about to drop into the Android One version.

Christmas Greetings
...from Aidan Bell, Roy Gardiner, Gavin Fabiani-Laymond, Stuart Cutts, Wayne Kelly, Keith Bartlett, Billy Drake, Andrew Manning, John Mason, Mark Finlay, Simon Nobs, Sue Blandford, Pete Warner, James Raeburn, John Doe, Steve Heinrich, Richard Yates, Rob V and Aly Naseer. We appreciate your support.

Device Week

Nokia 8 - Ted’s Thoughts
Moto Z with TurboPower Mod and JBL Sound boost 2
LG G6
Moto X4
Wileyfox Pro
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus Add-X version

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 326 (Honor 7X) and 327 (Nokia 8)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Nokia Snow by John Piggford using a Nokia 8 and the Google Pixel Camera APK.

Cable car

Download Phones Show Chat episode 425 ("Graham Cluley, Smashing Security",17/12/2017) manually (Size: 33MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 425 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Graham Cluley
(Smashing Security Podcast)

Feedback and Errata
New G+ Community PSC Photos
BlackBerry Support OS10 until 2020 but Priv is Flushed
Nokia 6 (2018) and 9 in January Event
AAS on Marek Pawlowski’s Interview with Martin Riddiford on Gemini

Device Week

Pixel with Android 8.1
Google Pixel 2 XL
Nokia 8 - Ted’s Thoughts
iPhone SE
Moto Z with TurboPower Mod
Lawnchair Launcher
- Andrew Manning on Nova
Bluetooth Headphones Woes

Graham's links:
https://9to5mac.com/2017/12/15/iphone-x-jailbreak-ios-11-2-1/
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d3xpyz/google-iphone-ios-jailbreak

https://stripe.ian.sh/

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/15/dont-keep-cell-phones-next-to-your-body-california-health-department-warns/

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Tony Butler. 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 325 (OnePlus 5T) and 326 (Honor 7X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Morning Commute shot by Leesamlong using a Nexus 6P

Night cycle

Download Phones Show Chat episode 424 ("Xerxes Hodivala, The Phone with the Unkillable Battery",09/12/2017) manually (Size: 36MB, 70 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 424 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Xerxes Hodivala

Feedback and Errata
Ahmed Bebars on Samsung and 512GB Storage
Colin Bowen on Files Go by Google
Mike Warner’s Step-by-Step Guide on installing Lineage 14.1
SMS 25 years old!

Device Week

Google Pixel 2 XL
Xiaomi Mi A1
Blitzwolf Cables
Lenovo P2
Nokia 8 - Ted’s Thoughts
LG G6 and Lineage OS

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Stephen Greenslade. 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 325 (OnePlus 5T) and 326 (Honor 7X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: A Cool Sundown in Vollen by Gerald Fraser using a Pixel 2

Sundown

Download Phones Show Chat episode 423 ("Mike Warner, Flexible Cores and BIG.little",03/12/2017) manually (Size: 30MB, 62 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 423 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mike Warner

[Apologies for inferior audio quality from my (Steve's) end in this show. Needs must....]

Feedback and Errata
Tom S on Blocked as Lost
Ahmed Bebars on Google Activating Pixels’ Visual Core

Device Week
Google Pixel 2 XL
Moto Z2 Play - TurboPower Mod
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro
BlackBerry Motion
Xiaomi Mi Mix
Xiaomi Mi A1 - Mike’s Sale on PSCForum
Noreve Tradition E Case for BlackBerry KEYone
- Ted’s Thoughts
OnePlus 5T

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is… Lourens Albeda. 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 324 (Why Google's making it hard to pick a flagship and Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2017) and 325 (Review OnePlus 5T)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Breakfast Tram by Sean Paull using an iPhone 7 Plus

Tram

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

APP OF THE WEEK
Libby
for Android

Download Phones Show Chat episode 422 ("Price matters: G6 and 5T",25/11/2017) manually (Size: 27MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 422 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon

Feedback and Errata
Mark Hilton on OnePlus 5T
Coverage of the Huawei Mate 10 Pro by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond
Stuart Cutts - rollout of Oreo for the Nokia 8
Amazon have put the Moto Mod TurboCharger in the post!
Barnaby Steer - New Batch of Pixel 2 XL’s out already?

Device Week

Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2 - Text Review
iPhone X - Text Review
Moto X4 - Ted’s Thoughts
Razer Phone
LG G6
Moto Z2 Play
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro
Steve’s Speakers Corner!

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 323 (Razer Phone) and 324 (Why Google's making it hard to pick a flagship and Top 5 Phones for Christmas 2017)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Candle by Rob Vanderkam using a Nexus 5X

Candle

Download Phones Show Chat episode 421 ("Tim Evans, In search of the perfect smartphone",19/11/2017) manually (Size: 27MB, 63 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 421 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tim Evans

Feedback and Errata
OnePlus 5T Announcement
Roland Jay Roberts on the LG G6+ with 128GB, DAC, Qi
Andrew Manning on Audio Testing the LG V20 vs LG V30 vs Fiio X5iii
Andy Hagon’s Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review

Device Week
Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2 - Text Review
iPhone X - Text Review
Moto X4 - Ted’s Thoughts
Razer Phone

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
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 and 322 (Thoughts on Pixel 2/2XL) and 323 (Razer Phone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Now We Have Snow by Gerald Fraser using a Google Pixel 2

Snow

Download Phones Show Chat episode 420 ("Blue Shift Atmos",11/11/2017) manually (Size: 29MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 420 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Device Week
Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2 - Text Review
iPhone X Text Review
Razer Phone
iPhone Guide for Blind People
Google Assistant via Bluetooth on Pixel 2 XL
BlindSwitching Podcast

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
Andy Wall? 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 and 322 (Thoughts on Pixel 2/2XL) and 323 (Razer Phone)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Lost Lagoon by Lee SamLong using a Nexus 6P

Lake

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

Around the Corner
We take a very brief look at the HTC U11 Plus and HTC U11 Life

Phones Show Chat 419 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Anthony Fear

Feedback & Errata
Poor Nokia 2 specs
TheKeithBBB spots Nokia 8 at £399 at CPW
Razer Phone

Device Week
Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2 - Text Review
BlackBerry KEYone - No Boring Slab Here
Essential Phone
Alcatel Idol 4S Pro
Lumia 950XL

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
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 and 320 (Samsung Galaxy Note 8) and 321 (Thoughts on Pixel 2/2XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Sophie by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Google Pixel 2

Sophie

Forum Classifieds
(Kev Wright, Dave Rich, Nick Robinson)
Don't forget to check out the classified sales bargains at pscforum.co.uk


Download Phones Show Chat episode 418 ("JBW, 8 Plus 2 is X",28/10/2017) manually (Size: 26MB, 56 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 418 - Show Notes

Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with J Bernard Walsh

Feedback & Errata

HTC Announcement due on 2nd November

Hey Google rolling out to Android Phones instead of OK Google

iPhone X arriving this week - 3UK £117 per month Contract!

Device Week

Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2

ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS

BlackBerry KEYone - 60% battery at bedtime - Hide and Rename Apps

iPhone 8 Plus

Nexus 5X - Android Oreo 8.1.0 Beta

Bart Busschots' podcast

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…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 and 320 (Samsung Galaxy Note 8) and 321 (Thoughts on Pixel 2/2 XL)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)

Picture of the Week: Autumn by Leesamlong using a Nexus 6P

Leaf!!

Download Phones Show Chat episode 417 ("Gavin F-L, No compromises",20/10/2017) manually (Size: 30MB, 60 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 417 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Gavin Fabiani-Laymond

Feedback & Errata
Tim Evans on the Pixel 2
Kurt Kaufman on Digital vs. Analogue Headphones
Tayo Olasope on Note 8 price and value
John Doe on Bixby


Device Week

Google Pixel - Google Pixel 2
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
BlackBerry KEYone Turn off Keyboard Gestures
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 - Text Review - Cases Review

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
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 and 319 (iPhone 8+) and 320 (Samsung Galaxy Note 8)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: The King by Jolimail using an iPhone 6S

Toadstool

Download Phones Show Chat episode 416 ("Steve Nutt, Be My Eyes",15/10/2017) manually (Size: 35MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 416 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Feedback & Errata
Michael Dyer on iPhone 8 Greater Compatibility
Andy Hagon on PSC415 Photo of the Week
BlackBerry Motion All but the Keyboard!
New Nokia 3310 with 3G this time - Clove
Google Assistant Gets Male Voice Option
TheKeithBBB on Microsoft Edge for Android
Phil Hendy and Andrew Manning on Battery Life

Device Week

iPhone 8/8+
Moto Z
Google Pixel
Google Pixel 2
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
Moto G (3rd Gen.)
Be My Eyes for iOS - Be My Eyes for Android
Steve’s thoughts on 3.5mm Headphone Jack Debate
LG G6 Irritation - And Another
Pixel Camera Close Up Matchmakers
Moto Z Stunning Battery
BlackBerry KEYone Turn off Keyboard Gestures
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 - Text Review - Cases Review
Nuu Mobile M3

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…Steven Crowley. 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 and 319 (iPhone 8+) and 320 (Samsung Galaxy Note 8)

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

Vortex

Download Phones Show Chat episode 415 ("Steve Heinrich, Android Design",07/10/2017) manually (Size: 28MB, 57 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 415 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Heinrich

Feedback & Errata
G+ Ask to Join - again!
Billy Drake on the Punkt MP01, a different way of thinking and reMarkable
Esther Salmon concerned about Fast Charging
Darren Steel on Nokia Launcher’s Pesky Unread Count Badge

Device Week
iPhone 8/8+
Moto Z
Google Pixel
Google Pixel 2
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
Moto G (3rd Gen.)
Microsoft Lumia 950
Ted’s Moto Mod GamePad Review
Ted’s thoughts on Moto Mod Hasselblad
Confused by Field of View and 35mm ‘standards’
LG G6 - Persistent Keyboard Icon

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
Gerald Fraser & Helen Finlay. 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 318 (Phone Pricing) and 319 (iPhone 8+)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: NYC Skyline by Andy Hagon using a Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Skyline

Download Phones Show Chat episode 414 ("Jamie Holland, The Three Part Show",30/09/2017) manually (Size: 48MB, 68 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 414 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Jamie Holland

Feedback & Errata
G+ Ask to Join - again!
J Bernard Walsh feedback on PSC413
Lalit Lui
s on Google Pixel vs. LG G6
Tayo Olasope on LG V30 at £799

Device Week
iPhone 8/8+
Moto Z
Google Pixel
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
Ted’s Rant on touch screens outdoors
Android 8.0 Discussion on G+

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Alan Richey. 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 318 (Phone Pricing) and 319 (iPhone 8+)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Sunflower Stigma by Keith Bartlett using a Lumia 950

Sunflower stigma

Download Phones Show Chat episode 413 ("Craig Carroll, iPhone 8 Plus and much more",23/09/2017) manually (Size: 43MB, 64 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 413 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Craig Carroll

Feedback & Errata
Phones Show Chat Pub Meet

Device Week

iPhone 8/8+
iPhone 7S
Moto Z
Google Pixel
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS

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 317 (Alcatel Idol 4 Pro) and 318 (Phone Pricing)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Tractor Tracks by Rob Anderson using a Huawei P9

Tracks

Download Phones Show Chat episode 412 ("Nick Ballard, Life on the Road",17/09/2017) manually (Size: 42MB, 61 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 412 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Nick Ballard

Feedback & Errata
Phones Show Chat Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe, HP12 4RZ, from 8-10pm on Monday 25th September. (Near the M40 junction.)
Simon Nobs on the LG G5 Fingerprint Scanner Problems
KH Chan on Google Replacing Defective Nexus 6P units with Pixel XL 128GB
Google Keep’s Voice Transcription
Zachary Kew-Denniss sees BlackBerry Priv will not get Nougat

Device Week
iPhone 7S
Moto Z
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
Ted’s Monumental Google Pixel Foul Up

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winner is…
Kevin Tett. 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 316 (Nokia 6) and Alcatel Idol 4 Pro (317)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: St Mary’s Lighthouse - shot by Paul Sargeant using a Huawei P10

Lighthouse

Download Phones Show Chat episode 411 ("Mike Warner, Treble (Snapdragon 8)20!",09/09/2017) manually (Size: 46MB, 65 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 411 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Mike Warner

Feedback & Errata
Phones Show Chat Pub Meet at The Squirrel, High Wycombe, HP12 4RZ, from 8-10pm on Monday 25th September. (Near the M40 junction.)
Rob Anderson with The Story of Harald Bluetooth
Mark Hilton on Oxygen OS icon packs and Google Pixel Camera App
HTC U11 to get In-App Squeeze Customisations
CAT S41 on sale now at Clove
Google to buy HTC as alleged by many

Device Week
Moto Z
Alcatel Idol 4 Pro - Steve’s Review Hardware and Imaging - Video and Multimedia - Verdict
Steve’s Video - Highlights Windows 10 On Phones in 2017
LG G6 - Ted’s Thoughts
BlackBerry KEYone - Keyboard Developments
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
Project Treble
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Global)
Kimovil
Aliexpress
Google Assistant Developments

Live Draw
We make draws for smartphone accessories each week and this week’s winners are…
Adam Duus-Boolsen and Paul O’Keeffe. 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 316 (Nokia 6) and Alcatel Idol 4 Pro (317)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week: Gravity Drop by Ahmed Bebars using a Nokia Lumia 920

Drop

Download Phones Show Chat episode 410 ("Ian Maxfield, Repairability Ruminations",02/09/2017) manually (Size: 43MB, 61 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 410 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Ian Maxfield (himself!)

Feedback & Errata
Philip Smith (and others) on Black BlackBerry KEYone announced at £549
Working Demo from IFA of the the Moto GamePad Mod
Meelis Väljamäe at IFA on Hisense A2 Pro
LG V30 announced formally at IFA for £699
Gareth Myles on a 128GB/6GB red version of the HTC U11 fo £699
Nokia 8 on Pre-Order for £499 from CPW

Device Week
iPhone 7
Marshall London
Moto Z
Alcatel Idol 4 Pro - Steve’s Review Hardware and Imaging - Video and Multimedia - Verdict
LG G6 - Ted’s Thoughts
BlackBerry KEYone
ZTE Axon 7 with Lineage OS

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Sacha Obado! 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 316 (Nokia 6) and Alcatel Idol 4 Pro (317)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Month: Dusk on the Water (yes, again!) by Marek Pawlowski using a BlackBerry KEYone

Download Phones Show Chat episode 408 ("Andy Large, Feeling nothing like at home",20/08/2017) manually (Size: 48MB, 65 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 408 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Large (Andy Large on G+)

Feedback & Errata
Tim Evans on YotaPhone 3 Pricing
Nokia 8 Announced

Device Week

Three Feel at Home
Nokia 6 - Ted’s G+ Thread
Idol 4 Pro
Marshall London

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Mayuri Mehrotra! 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 314 (LineageOS) and 315 (Wileyfox Swift 2 X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Return of the King by SlyFoxSal using an Honor 8

King Arthur

Download Phones Show Chat episode 407 ("Andy Hagon, Nokia and a Slice of the future",13/08/2017) manually (Size: 48MB, 65 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 407 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Hagon

Feedback & Errata
Rob Vanderkam on Aspect Ratio and Resolution
A Quick Look: Ulefone Armor 2
A Quick Look: YotaPhone 3

Device Week
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Samsung Galaxy S8
Nokia 6 - Ted’s G+ Thread
ZTE Axon 7

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
David 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 314 (LineageOS) and 315 (Wileyfox Swift 2 X)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Up Close by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using a Vodafone Smart N8

Bee

Download Phones Show Chat episode 406 ("Introducing the Kapsys SmartVision 2",06/08/2017) manually (Size: 49MB, 66 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 406 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Steve Nutt

Feedback & Errata
Five Billion Google Play Services Installs
Shane O’Connor on Hermit App for Android and VLogging Hardware
CPW Slash Pixel Prices
Darren Steel (and others) on the Nokia 3

Device Week
Nexus 5X with Android O DP4
BlackBerry KEYone
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Kapsys SmartVision 2
- Buy Link

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 313 (Honor 9) and 314 (LineageOS)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Glasshouse at Night by Bonapartacunasa using an iPhone 6S

Glasshouse

Download Phones Show Chat episode 405 ("Aidan Bell, 6.2" is not enough!",30/07/2017) manually (Size: 42MB, 57 minutes duration).

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

Phones Show Chat 405 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Aidan Bell

Feedback & Errata
Nigel Dickens on Moto Z - 7.1.1 and July 2017 Security Update
Motorola Announce - Moto Z2 Force, Moto 360 Camera Mod
BlackBerry announce an all-black KEYone!
Godox A1
- Xenon for SmartPhones!

Device Week

Moto Z & Mods
BlackBerry KEYone
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Gemini
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Sony Xperia XZ Premium (Mr Mobile YouTube Video)

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Harry Myhre! 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 312 (HTC U11) and 313 (Honor 9)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Seaside by James Burland using an iPhone 7 Plus

Seaside

Download Phones Show Chat episode 404 ("Andy Large, Podcast not found",22/07/2017) manually (Size: 49MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 404 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andy Large

Feedback & Errata
Gary Gotham on Wireless Charging
BlackBerry KEYone down to £449 at CPW
Understanding Android Pay
Google Calendar for Android adds Drag’n’Drop
Brooks Giger on the LG Q8 Coming to Europe

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

Device Week
Moto Z & Mods - Why Ted Keeps Going Back to the Moto Z
Honor 9
BlackBerry KEYone
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
LG G5
Vodafone Smart First 7

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Brian Coulthard! 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 312 (HTC U11) and 313 (Honor 9)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Lanzarote 2017 by Foxmochan using an LG G6

Lanzarote

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

Recommended Android Apps
Action Launcher
- Palabre - Pulse SMS
Hermit
- Action Launcher - Palabre
Stocard - Julie Wills’ Thoughts

Download Phones Show Chat episode 403 ("Andrew Manning, Eyeing up the unbreakable",16/07/2017) manually (Size: 49MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 403 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Andrew Manning

Feedback & Errata
Andy Hagon on Last Week’s Photo of the Week
Robert Macrowan on Google Software Updates
The Pocket Casts PSC Problem Explained
WileyFox Swift 2 X hits 7.1.2
Roy Gardiner on An Inconvenient Battery Truth
Ahmed Bebars on Nexus 6P Battery

Device Week
Moto Z & Mods
HTC U11 - Best Cases
Lenovo P2
Moto E4 Plus
Honor 9 - Honor 9 vs Honor 8
Bluetooth Battery Battery
Marshall London
Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…
Andrew Manning! 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 311 (OnePlus 5) and 312 (HTC U11)

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: Feeding by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond using an iPhone 7 Plus

Bee

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

Recommended Android Apps
UNDOK
- Arrow Launcher - Microsoft Outlook - Mondo - Tiger Ball

Download Phones Show Chat episode 402 ("Nick Ballard, Out of battery by lunchtime!",09/07/2017) manually (Size: 47MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 402 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Nick Ballard

Feedback & Errata

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

Anthony Daniels on Lenovo P2 and Software Updates
J Bernard Walsh on 3D Touch, Cables, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
DSLR Moto Mod
Ahmed Bebars spots the Spherical Panorama 360 Moto Mod
Android 7.1+ has a Panic Button

Device Week
Moto Z & Mods
Moto Z Play
Moto E4 Plus for £159
iPhone 7 Plus
OnePlus 5
HTC U11

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the 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 311 (OnePlus 5) and 312 (HTC U11)

Phones Show Flickr Group (Richard Yates)
Picture of the Week/Month: Sunset Reflection by Andy Hagon using an LG G4

Glass

Download Phones Show Chat episode 401 ("Tayo Olasope, The 'Five' and new Mods!",02/07/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 401 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with Tayo Olasope

Feedback & Errata
Myriam Joire’s Videos of JBL SoundBoost 2 & Moto Turbo Power
Wayne Kelly notes the Nextbit Robin down to £125 on AmazonUK

Device Week
Moto Z & Mods
Moto Z Play
Sony Xperia XZ
BlackBerry KEYone
OnePlus 5
HTC U11

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…Chris Kelly. 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 310 (Steve’s Top 5 Phones) and 311 (OnePlus 5)

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 Evening in Tennessee by Jason Roberts using a Google Pixel XL

Summer

Download Phones Show Chat episode 400 ("FOUR BL**DY HUNDRED!",25/06/2017) manually (Size: 45MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 400 - Show Notes
Steve Litchfield and Ted Salmon with David Rich, Kev Wright and Richard Yates

Device Week
iPhone 7 Plus
Moto Z & Mods - update to the Camera Mod
iPhone SE
Samsung Galaxy S8
LG G6
LG G5
Nexus 6P

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week and this week the winner is…Jeffrey Johannessen. 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: Strawberry Season by Marek Pawlowski using an LG G4

Strawberries

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




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