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Advantages of dual SIM

Dual SIM Device

Some people have two different cell phones for different purposes. For example, one for personal use and the other for work.   If you are one of them, we have news for you. Owning two handsets is both expensive and inconvenient. Therefore, wise up and opt for one single phone with two SIM cards.   […]

Do you phablet?


The chances are, even if you do, you do not know you do it. Read on to find out what phableting is!   Not so long ago, cell phone manufactures used to compete in micro-sizing their wares. The rule was: the smaller, the better. Nowadays we are witnessing a sort of a reversal. Cell phones […]

Phone charging alternatives

Power bank available on bidorbuy with range of different sizes and prices

      The technology age is upon us, which means that we need to have access to power wherever we are. Consequently, we are looking for alternatives to wall sockets – especially so in South Africa, with its load shedding and the lack of infrastructure.   Smartphones are handheld computers which a couple of […]

10 best smartphones of 2014

10 best smartphones 2014

Worldwide, the sales of smartphones continued to increase in 2014, while the sales of feature phones declined.

Introducing The Amazon Fire Phone

The Amazon Fire Phone is a game-changing device packed with new features.

The Amazon Fire Phone is the first smart phone produced by the eCommerce giant  Amazon. The smart phone industry is a tough one to crack though. Amazon’s other devices, the Amazon Kindle Fire and its variants have fared well. They are solid and good quality tablets for a very competitive price. How does the Amazon […]

Bizarre fun with Plants vs Zombies

Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare

  Starting out as a windows and OS X tower defense game in 2009, the Plants vs Zombies series proved so popular that it soon spawned a sequel – and now a console game is being released to much fanfare.   The original game and its sequel allowed players to use a range of plants […]

The Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung‘s latest offering, the Galaxy S5 has been hailed by some as the 2014 superphone. Galaxy smartphones are known for going big on screens, specs and software tricks, and the S5, an evolution of the S4, is no different.   A slight alteration was made in the design; the front is similar to the Galaxy […]

The lowdown: iPhone 5s vs iPhone 5c

iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c: Which one is for you? Once upon a time in the days of the original iPhone, there was a simple choice to be made when buying a new smartphone, would you buy an iPhone or would you buy a model made by the competition, say an HTC or a Samsung device? Now however, the choice […]

The HTC One at a glance

The announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S4 has gained quite a bit of publicity in the last couple of months. There are however competitors out there that offer exceptional value and are a great alternative to Samsung’s flagship phone. The HTC one is a superb option for Android lovers and a great alternative for Apple […]

3,4 and 5G – What does it all mean?

All those who use their phones to access the internet will undoubtedly have heard the words “3G” and “4G” at some point in the recent past. There is, however, a new player on the scene that has been invented and successfully tested by the Korean electronics giant, Samsung. This article sets out to explain 3G, […]