Google Pixel 2 XL hands-on review

GOOGLE has, following months worth of rumours and leaks, made the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL official.  The Pixel 2 XL feels like the more exciting model on offer, and while the Pixel 2 is not to be sniffed at, the XL feels like a flagship worthy of taking on the likes of the iPhone […]

OnePlus 5 review

THE ONEPLUS 5 is here, and arrives is the firm’s latest (and most-expensive) self-styled flagship killer.  The firm claims to have ‘listened to its customers’ in order to step up its game against the iPhone 7 and Galaxy S8, equipping the phone with both a 3.5mm headphone jack and USB-C, a ‘market-leading’ camera setup and, er, […]

Asus ZenFone AR review

Asus ZenFone AR review – THE ASUS ZENFONE AR touts a number of high-end partners and is the first smartphone to offer certified support for both Google Daydream VR and Tango augmented reality (AR). However, with a retail price at the iPhone 8 end of the market – around £800 – combined with a more […]

Huawei Mate 10 Pro review

HUAWEI’S MATE 10 is the most recent flagship big-screen handset from the Chinese manufacturer, and it goes up against the regular contenders in the form of Samsung’s Galaxy S8+ and Note 8 and Apple’s iPhone 8, as well as cheaper rivals like the OnePlus 5T. With Samsung planning an earlier than usual launch of its […]

Lenovo Moto G5 Plus Review

Last year’s Moto G4 Plus was the budget phone to beat. Lenovo’s stateside subsidiary, Motorola, put out an uncompromising budget phone that pleasantly surprised us with a camera that matched the performance of pricey flagships, a processor that crushed every task we threw its way, and a battery that lasted a full day without a recharge. […]