iPhone 6 Updated Review

iPhone 6 Updated Review

Introduction and design Update: iPhone 6 is still being sold and it’s on the iOS 10 update roadmap for September. This review has been revised to account for the new software and the release of the iPhone SE. Why do we have the Apple iPhone 6? Well, back in 2013, despite record sales, the Cupertino brand was heading for a fall. The brand had been trading on the same phone for four years, and something big was needed

PS4 the best cheap deals in October 2016

PS4 the best cheap deals in October 2016

best PS4 deals On this page we’re listing all of the best cheap PS4 deals in the UK so that, once you’ve decided to buy one, you can find all of the cheapest prices. Below you’ll find all of the absolute cheapest standalone PS4 deals from UK retailers, followed by our pick of what we think are the bundle deals that offer the absolute best value. The PS4 is currently available in a number of different SKUs. You can

Surface Pro 5 release date, news and rumors

Surface Pro 5 release date, news and rumors

Surface Pro 5 features The impressive, if a bit troubled, Surface Pro 4 is nearing its one-year anniversary, so naturally we tech lovers are already thinking about its successor. And with the Surface Pro 4 having sold nearly 10 times more than its younger (but bigger) sibling, the Surface Book, surely Microsoft has a sequel in the works. In fact, rumors of a Surface Pro 5 release date have been floating around the

OnePlus 2 updated review

OnePlus 2 updated review

Introduction and design The tricky second album. That’s probably the best way to describe the OnePlus 2. After the surprise success of the OnePlus One there were big expectations for its successor, so has the fledgling Chinese brand delivered? OnePlus dubbed its second phone ‘the 2016 Flagship Killer’, a claim that was more than a little far-fetched. So how about a more grounded claim of ‘the 2015 Flapship Killer’?

iPhone 7 updated review

iPhone 7 updated review

Introduction, design and screen Let’s get right down to it: if Apple had launched the iPhone 7 in place of the iPhone 6S last year, it would probably have been the phone of the year. We’re used to the S variants of the iPhone being minimal upgrades – just the right amount of change to encourage a purchase by those with ageing handsets – and if the myriad changes on this new iPhone had arrived in 2015, it would

Google Pixel XL

Google Pixel XL

You don’t have to shop in the big-and-tall section of stores to want the Google Pixel XL. It’s a powerful phablet at a still-reasonable size, and it’s made by Google. This 5.5-inch Android phone is the successor to last year’s Nexus 6P, as Google is altogether ditching the affordable, developer-focused Nexus brand in favor of this new Pixel XL and its smaller 5-inch Pixel counterpart. Here’s our hands-on

TV Amazon Fire  updated review

TV Amazon Fire updated review

Introduction and features Amazon’s streaming video player is an always-improving, amazing piece of tech that can show you content you want faster than you can say “I’d like an Amazon Prime account, please.” Inside, however, things have changed considerably, with a nominally quad-core MediaTek processor sitting at the heart of the new Fire TV. It’s really a pair of dual-core chips (one running at 2GHz and the other at 1.6GHz) strapped together, but that doesn’t stop it from offering around 75% faster performance compared with the old model’s silicon. There’s also a dedicated PowerVR GX6250 GPU inside to give the new Fire…

iPhone 6S Plus review updated

iPhone 6S Plus review updated

Introduction, design and display Update: The iPhone 6S Plus is no longer the most expensive handset in Apple’s stable – read our in-depth iPhone 7 Plus review. In 2014 Apple finally gave us an iPhone which offered a display to rival its Android flagship counterparts, while enabling you to really take advantage of the apps, games, movies and TV shows in its expansive libraries. The iPhone 6 Plus was expensive,

iPhone 7 headphone jack: why did Apple drop it?

iPhone 7 headphone jack: why did Apple drop it?

iPhone 7 headphone jack: why did Apple drop it? Apple has now officially unveiled the iPhone 7, and despite all the petitions, complaints and furious customers, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have arrived without a headphone jack. From bendgate to bugs, Apple is no stranger to criticism and controversy, but the iPhone 7 is proving to be one of the company’s most controversial handsets yet, all thanks to this one feature,

iPhone 7 Plus release date, news and features

iPhone 7 Plus release date, news and features

iPhone 7 Plus release date, news and featuresNEW! Read our hands on: iPhone 7 Plus review Apple’s third phablet is finally here, and it looks to be an even more exciting handset than the standard iPhone 7. With a brand new dual-lens camera, a refined design, a better screen and a whole lot of power, the iPhone 7 Plus is looking to topple the mighty Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Of course, that will in part come

iOS 10 release date, news and features

iOS 10 release date, news and features

iOS 10 release date, news and features Update: The iOS 10 release date gets announced today at Apple’s iPhone 7 launch event. Here’s everything you need to know about your next dramatically different iPhone and iPad update. Apple’s iOS 10 update for iPhone and iPad lives up to its milestone software version number, with major changes to your daily phone and tablet routine. You won’t recognize the interface,

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors Update: The Apple Watch 2 release date announcement is this week, according to all of the rumors, and it’ll debut at the iPhone 7 launch event. Here’s the news so far. You really want the Apple Watch 2 for all of this new features, especially after holding out on the current Apple Watch, or maybe you got that one too and are already searching for a smartwatch upgrade.

Best iPhone apps for free 2016

Best iPhone apps for free 2016

Best free iPhone apps 2016 There are now hundreds of thousands of apps available for your iPhone 6S and, surprisingly, many of the best are free. What’s the best phone of 2016? The following list showcases our pick of the best free iPhone apps, and includes iPhone applications for social networking, travel, news, photography, productivity and more. Most of these apps are also compatible

HTC One M9: Updates

HTC One M9: Updates

Introduction, design and screen The HTC One M9 is a phone built on precision. It’s a brand realising it made a pretty much perfect phone with the One M8 and doubling down on its greatest strength to try and win over more customers. It’s dropped the maligned 4MP Ultrapixel sensor of its predecessor, bumping it up to a huge 20.7MP option in a bid to attract those that feel safer buying a phone with higher numbers on

Updated: iPhone 7 release date, news and rumors

Updated: iPhone 7 release date, news and rumors

iPhone 7 release date, news and rumors Update: Will the iPhone really be waterproof? Will it come in blue as well? And has the first proper chassis look been leaked? Want to know the iPhone 7 release date or all the incoming features? You’ve come to the right place. It’s going to be a big change this year, as the iPhone 6S is underwhelming because it doesn’t bring anything amazing aside from fancy new 3D Touch technology.

Microsoft HoloLens

Microsoft HoloLens

Design, comfort, software and our early verdict We’ve overhauled the “Latest developments” section with all of the major HoloLens announcements since Build 2016. HoloLens, Microsoft’s augmented reality (AR) viewer, feels like the future of computing. Being upfront, the headgear that I tried at Build 2015 was “early development hardware,” and it definitely felt that way. But the potential, and how

How to fix Pokemon Go problems

How to fix Pokemon Go problems

How to fix Pokemon Go problems It’s safe to say that Pokémon Go has taken the world by storm, with millions of people playing the augmented reality mobile game, and even after a few weeks, Pokémon Go’s popularity doesn’t seem to be waning. However, it hasn’t been all plain sailing, with many Pokémon Go players experiencing problems while trying to catch Pokémon. If you’ve encountered a problem while

iPhone 7 Plus release date, news and rumors

iPhone 7 Plus release date, news and rumors

iPhone 7 Plus: release date, news and rumors Update: We’ve had a good look at a possible final prototype of the iPhone 7 Plus – whether or not it’s the final version (and if the color will even exist) remains to be seen. Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus release date is likely to surprise no one thanks to the Autumn launch date of iOS 10. That’s when the software update will arrive, with the various iPhone 7 models expected in

New Nexus 2016 release date, news and rumors

New Nexus 2016 release date, news and rumors

New Nexus 2016 release date, news and rumors Update: There’s now a rumored release date for the new Nexus phones and it looks like their fingerprint scanners could be getting a new feature. Google’s Nexus line is still going strong. There was a time when things looked to be on the rocks for the search giant’s own-brand handsets, but it’s navigated through the treacherous waters, and come out stronger on the other

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 release date, news and features

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 release date, news and features

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has officially launched, confirming the many weeks of rumors about its curved design, 5.7-inch display, top-of-the-line specs and S Pen stylus. The Note 7 is the large-screen phone for 2016 that Android power users have been anxiously waiting to upgrade to, and it takes several cues from the awesome Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. Sure, the S7 Edge stretched fingertips into near-phablet

Samsung Gear VR: Review Updated

Samsung Gear VR: Review Updated

Introduction, design and features Update: Samsung has updated its Gear VR with new features for use with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – our preview of that is at the top of this article: The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 brought with it a friend: an all-new Gear VR headset. For those in the know this means a few much-needed refinements, including a more comfortable fit and better viewing angles – in part thanks to the improved