Which phones have the best speakers?

Which phones have the best speakers?
If you're a music fan, finding the right smartphone that lets you hear your favourite artists at their best isn't easy.After all, the quality of onboard speakers is extremely variable, with lots of manufacturers simply not paying too much attention to the actual fidelity of sound they offer.This is frustrating for music lovers, as even a great record can sound underwhelming if it's played through…

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy smartphone next month

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy smartphone next month
Samsung has confirmed it is to unveil its latest Galaxy smartphone on August 23rd.According to the manufacturer, it will be "the ultimate multi-tasking device for those who want to do bigger things with their phone".Samsung also describes its new product as a "highly anticipated addition to the Galaxy roster".The phone has been "specifically designed for people who move through barriers to do more of what…

How long do you spend watching videos on your smartphone?

How long do you spend watching videos on your smartphone?
Do you routinely watch videos while you're on the bus to work or idling away on your smartphone at home?Probably, as more and more of us are consuming online videos, it seems.In fact, research by Zenith shows that online video viewing is likely to go up by 20 per cent in 2017.Global consumers are set to spend an average of 47.4 minutes a day watching…

Android founder plans to launch new smartphone in UK

Android founder plans to launch new smartphone in UK
The founder of Google's Android platform is reportedly planning to launch a new smartphone in the UK.According to the Financial Times, Andy Rubin's start-up Essential has been in discussions with a number of operators in Britain about a possible launch date.The newspaper understands that EE is among those in the running to partner with Essential on the smartphone, which will retail at around £535.This means…

Are the latest simple mobile phones any good?

Are the latest simple mobile phones any good?
For many people, a high price tag is the true marker of a high-quality mobile. Gadget aficionados will happily spend hundreds of pounds to get the latest devices with an array of innovative new features.Just look at how excited people are over the upcoming launch of the Apple iPhone 8 if you need any evidence of that. While we don't know much about it yet, we…

Apple iPhone fans: Keep September 6th and 13th free in your diary

Apple iPhone fans: Keep September 6th and 13th free in your diary
Anticipation over the new Apple iPhone 8 is reaching fever pitch, and with all the rumours swirling around, it's easy to see why.The speculation suggests that the iPhone 8 could boast exciting features such as wireless charging, 3D facial recognition and an OLED display.Insiders and unnamed sources are also indicating that the device will come with a Touch ID fingerprint scanner that sits under the…

Will Apple have key iPhone 8 features ready in time for launch?

Will Apple have key iPhone 8 features ready in time for launch?
Apple is currently preparing for what will be a pretty significant event for the smartphone industry - the launch of a new device marking the tenth anniversary of the iPhone.The iPhone 8 - which might be known as the the iPhone X or iPhone Pro - is due to be unveiled this autumn at an event that will draw attention from all over the world.However,…

LG brings FullVision display to Q6 range

LG brings FullVision display to Q6 range
LG has announced that its Q6 smartphone will be the first device after the G6 to offer the FullVision display.The South Korean consumer electronics manufacturer said the Q series has been designed to make some of the features of its premium devices available at a competitive price.Three handsets comprise the Q6 family: the Q6a (2GB RAM, 16GB storage), the mid-range Q6 (3GB RAM, 32GB storage)…