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Best Gaming Phones
Gaming on phones has been a thing ever since we all first booted up our Nokia 3310s for hours on Snake, before our phones became clogged with hours of Candy Crush Saga. But increasingly smartphones are becoming viable gaming devices alongside home co
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Do UV Sanitizers For Smartphones Work?
Ultraviolet (UV) sanitizers are marketed as an effective way of sanitizing small items you carry around and use a lot. They started to gain attention in 2020, as the spread of COVID-19 made people more aware of the presence of bacteria and viruses on
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IPhone 12 Versus Samsung Galaxy S21: Which Should You Spend Your £800 On?
The year has barely begun and we already have our first heavyweight smartphone battle of 2021. Samsung has released its line-up of Galaxy S21 phones a little earlier than usual this year, and it’s clear they have Apple’s newest phone in its sights. S
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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active3
Price: £539 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3jpeqIf As a global tech giant, Samsung produces an incredible amount of hardware each year. Its high-end TVs and flagship smartphone usually make most of the headlines, but there are plenty of devices specificall
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Best Controller For Android
It has been a great few years in the world of mobile gaming. While mobile games were once limited to the likes of Candy Crush and Angry Birds, the mobile gaming scene has truly taken off in recent years, with AAA game releases like PUBG Mobile, Call
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Review: Samsung Galaxy S21
Price: £769 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3aH8rL3 The Galaxy S21 might be the smartest phone Samsung has ever made. Like the iPhone 12, it doesn’t have the best specs or the biggest screen. But it delivers where it counts, at a price that’s very attainabl
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Why 2021 Could Finally Be the Year Of The Pixel
Early last year I wrote a column titled, ‘If you got a Pixel 4 for Christmas, you should probably return it’. I didn’t want to write it. Ever since the Pixel launched in 2016, I’ve rooted for Google’s phone to succeed. No other company is in such a p
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Moto G9 Power
Price: £179 (inc VAT) from fave.co/39RrL9n Motorola launched the budget G9 Power in the tail-end of 2020, as the last of three phones in the G9 series, which includes the G9 Plus and the G9 Play. The G9 Play impressed me last year: it neatly packed
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Android 11 Tips: 8 Features To Get Excited About
Android 11 includes numerous quality of life improvements and security enhancements, some of which might replace features you had in the previous version. Here are eight things you should look for when acclimatizing to the latest OS. Media controls
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Vivo Y70
Price: £229 (inc VAT) from fave.co/36K83dH The past few years have seen many successful Chinese smartphone manufacturers expand into Western markets, bringing a wealth of high-quality, low-cost handsets with them. Established players such as Huawei
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T
Price: £229 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3tq5NSh The Redmi Note 9T is the latest phone in Xiaomi’s budget range, offering 5G capability. It joins the Redmi Note 9, Note 9S and Note 9 Pro, but comes with some key differences beyond the 5G capabilities. Th
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6 Ways To Stop Using Your Phone Before Bedtime
You can stop using your smartphone at night with a little help from Android. We know it’s hard to let go – even when research shows it’s better for your sleep if you unplug and wind down. Android 11 includes a raft of features that can help you set s
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Huawei Mate 40 Pro
Price: £1,099 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3mULOHR I’ve had the Mate 40 Pro a month now and I’ve been waiting for a promised software update before writing this review. In the meantime, Huawei has decided to sell off its Honor business, cutting ties comp
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OnePlus Nord N10 5G
Price: £329 (inc VAT) from fave.co/36NQWrJ The OnePlus Nord – the company’s return to the mid-range market since its first outing back in 2015 – benefited from just as much (if not more) hype than the company has placed on some of its recent flagsh
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Realme X50 5G
Price: £299 (inc VAT) from fave.co/2IsAzYk When the Realme X50 Pro made its debut in the first half of last year it redefined expectations for how much a powerful 5G flagship phone should cost these days and now the standard Realme X50 5G is lookin
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Motorola Moto G9 Play
Price: £159 (inc VAT) from fave.co/2JVwGeS The Moto G9 Play arrived just six months after the Moto G8 series was on the scene. It’s the first of three phones in the G9 range (so far), which includes the Moto G9 Plus and the newly-announced G9 Power
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Best Budget Smartphones
Flagship phones are more expensive than ever, but as the high-end gets better, so too do more affordable models. It’s now possible to buy a new handset under £250 and still get a phone capable of handling everything you throw at it. The best budget p
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Best Headphones
The best headphones are the ultimate tool for intimate listening experiences. Whether you’re listening on your phone, a digital audio player, a disc player, or even a PC or gaming console, when you’re ready to shut out the world and be one with your
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Google Pixel 4a 5G
Price: £499 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3pam7V8 Google makes excellent cheap smartphones for the mid-range market, but the Pixel 4a doesn’t support 5G. Well, anyone disappointed by that can now be satisfied with the aptly named Pixel 4a 5G. However, ther
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Motorola Razr 5G
Price: £1,399 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3lgZAUy Folding phones are still finding their way in the world and after a shaky start, Motorola is back with a new version of the Razr. It’s a retro classic reimagined as a modern smartphone with a flexible scr
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Sony Xperia 5 II
Price: £799 (inc VAT) from fave.co/36kBTo2 After almost three years of steady decline, Sony’s smartphone sales have finally begun to stabilize. In the three months to the end of September 2020, the company shipped around 600,000 Xperia phones, rough
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Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro
Price: £599 (inc VAT) from fave.co/35dclcV Xiaomi announced Mi 10T Pro alongside Mi 10T and Mi 10T Lite at the end of September, and we’ve spent the past few weeks vigorously testing Mi 10T Pro. Our first impressions are extremely positive. This is
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What is 5G?
While tentative plans and a handful of phones were announced last year, 2020 is the year of 5G. Many new phones now support 5G, and it’s expected that all the upcoming flagships will have an option for the latest technology. All four of the main netw
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Best 5G phones 2020
2019 was the year that 5G phones started appearing on store shelves. 2020 is the year that the technology really took off; with the country’s major mobile carriers now all supporting this new super-fast network infrastructure and a wealth of manufact
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OnePlus 8T
Price: £549 (inc VAT) from fave.co/2SWVPXI OnePlus is breaking all its own rules this year. First came the Nord, a step away from its numbered line and a return to the company’s mid-range roots. And now here comes the OnePlus 8T, but on its own – w
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Oppo Find X2
Price: £899 (inc VAT) from fave.co/34ZXod4 Oppo’s Find X2 range has proven to be a hit so far – from the premium Find X2 Pro to the more affordable Find X2 Lite and the mid-range Find X2 Neo. The standard Find X2 sits just below the Pro version whe
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Realme 7 Pro
Price: £279 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3nVJeCs Six months on from the release of 6 series, Realme is back with another assault on the ultra-competitive affordable phone market. One of the biggest criticisms of Chinese manufacturers has been the long de
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DALI IO-6 Wireless Hi-Fi Headphones
Price: £349 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3iz9QoH DALI (Danish Audiophile Loudspeaker Industries) was founded in 1983 to create ‘loudspeakers with outstanding performance and natural sound at competitive prices’. Since then, the company has upheld that ma
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Review: Nest Audio
Price: £89 (inc VAT) from fave.co/3dtau6o The replacement for Google’s original, now discontinued, smart speaker is here, and after listening to it for a few days, I’m not missing the old Google Home one bit. The rectangular Nest Audio delivers tru
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Google Assistant App Actions Brings Voice Commands To Android Apps
Google Assistant can do a lot of things on our phones, but it’s not so great at interacting with our Android apps. Sure you can ask Spotify to play a song or send a text with Telegram, but for the most part, apps and Assistant are mutually exclusive.
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