iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C: UK Handset Pricing revealed

iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C: UK Handset Pricing revealed
Details of the UK prices for both the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C have been revealed. Official retail prices of the phone, set by Apple, for the devices without a contract are surprisingly similar. The iPhone 5S (16Gb), the flagship product of the Cupertino-based technology behemoth, will cost £549. Yet the ‘cut-price’ iPhone 5C (16Gb) ...

5G mobile data speeds up to 1Gbps trialled by Samsung

5G mobile data speeds up to 1Gbps trialled by Samsung
Samsung claim they have successfully trialled 5G mobile  data speeds of up to 1Gbps. They have sent the data at this speed across a distance of up to 2km (1.2 miles). However, the technology is not seen as the ultimate solution for next generation mobile internet. Professor Rahim Tafazolli, who heads up the University of Surrey’s 5G research ...

Samsung Galaxy S4 set for record breaking launch

Samsung Galaxy S4 set for record breaking launch
The new Samsung Galaxy S4 which will be released shortly has seen demand easily outstrip supply. As many as 60% of people who pre-ordered with Vodafone might not see them receive the handset until some time in May at the earliest. People hoping to pop into a local store this weekend of any of the ...

Facebook Home for Android coming to your mobile phone

Facebook Home for Android coming to your mobile phone
Facebook have announced details of their much anticipated Facebook Home software for Android. There were rumours that Facebook would bring out their own handset – probably in collaboration with HTC – however Mark Zuckerberg and co have gone one better by enveloping their software directly into Android. The software will essentially be a wrapper for ...

12 month Galaxy S4 contracts 1

12 month Galaxy S4 contracts
For those who want the latest Galaxy S4 handset but on a 12 month only contract then there are a handful of options available. If like us you don’t want to take out the usual 2 year contract then here are some fantastic deals on a 1 year deal. Vodafone have both the white and ...

Samsung Galaxy S4 pre-orders begin in the UK

Samsung Galaxy S4 pre-orders begin in the UK
Samsung Galaxy S4  is now available for pre-order in the UK with the handset FREE on 24 month contracts. Three mobile have unveiled their offering – an all you can eat data offering on their fast network. The handset is available in two colours – White Frost and Black Mist and 3 Mobile will be ...

Budget hopes to increase 4G spectrum in the UK

With many networks expected to begin their 4G services in the UK in the next few months, the UK Government today announced their intention to look at ways of expanding the available 4G spectrum by 2020. There is a sizeable 500MHz of 4G spectrum currently used by public bodies in the country. The Budget report ...

Samsung Galaxy S3 becomes world’s best selling mobile phone

Samsung Galaxy S3 becomes world's best selling mobile phone
Samsung have dethroned Apple, albeit maybe for a short while, as the producer of the world’s best-selling smartphone. In the 3 months to September, the Samsung Galaxy S3 outsold Apple’s flagship iPhone 4S.  18 million S3’s were sold, compared with 16.2M of Apple’s iPhone 4S. Understandably, these figures have a couple of important caveats.  Many ...

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play heading for UK

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play heading for UK
Sony Ericsson have used the Barcelona Mobile Phone Expo to show off the Xperia Play – widely dubbed as the ‘Playstation phone‘. The Xperia Play is expected to arrive in April 2011, and mobile phone operator Three will be selling the phone, the firm announced earlier. The Playstation Phone (Xperia Play) in more detail Slide out game-pad ...

LG to show off first 3D mobile phone: The Optimus Black

The world’s first fully 3D smartphone, according to manufacturers LG, the Optimus Black will be unveiled at the 2011 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on the 14th February. The 3D LCD panel removes the need to wear 3D glasses, with separate layers on the screen displaying different images to either eye.  It will also be ...