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OnePlus One review: the invite-only ‘flagship killer’ is a strong first smartphone from a new brand

Holly Brockwell Premium, Reviews, Smartphones, Tech, What to buy

The OnePlus One is the first smartphone from Chinese startup OnePlus, available by invite only unless it's Tuesday. (Yes, seriously). The self-dubbed 'Flagship Killer' has turned the tech world upside down, proving that a £270 phone can boast specs as good as a £500+ model, that a phone doesn't have to have a household name brand behind it to be…

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Vodafone UK launches 4G handsets: the Smart 4 Turbo and Smart 4 Power

Becca Caddy Tech

Today Vodafone has announced that it's launching its first 4G-ready smartphones, called the Smart 4 Turbo and Smart 4 Power. Both handsets are Vodafone-branded, run on Android KitKat and enter the busy mobile market at the lower end of the spectrum, providing customers with 4G mobile broadband at an affordable price point. Obviously the 4G-ready…

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O2 to trial fastest 4G broadband in London

Becca Caddy Trending

Insanely fast mobile broadband speeds could soon become a reality for Londoners, as O2 today announce plans to begin testing 4G connections in the capital. The trials will run for nine months and will see 25 4G sites created, covering 40 square kilometres in total in areas including Hyde Park, The O2 in Greenwich and…

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Is the new Apple iPhone 4S really a 4G mobile? And how quick will its data speeds be in the UK?

Ashley Norris Tech

So the jury is out on the Apple iPhone 4S. Those who were expecting a radical redesign are obviously disappointed, but it is clear that this is a sensible evolution from what has (in spite of its antenna problems) been a very well received mobile. That eight mega pixel camera, HD 1080p video recording and…

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