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iPhone X: Welcome to the future

During the  launch event on 12 September 2017 , Apple blew everyone out of the water with the unveiling of a brand new version of one of the most beloved smartphones: the iPhone X (pronounced iPhone Ten).   “Our vision has always been to …

Smart watches for every budget

    In this post we take a look at the prices of smart watches in the South African market and the benefits of owning one.   Smart watches have been all the rage lately. I have to admit, I myself never cared for, or even considered …

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 …

10 best smartphones of 2014

Worldwide, the sales of smartphones continued to increase in 2014, while the sales of feature phones declined. The bestseller was Samsung, with Apple in second place. The biggest surprise of 2014 was, however, the rise of made-in-China smartphones (Huawei, …

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 …

Samsung Galaxy S4 unpacked

Yesterday - March 27 2013 - was a big day for the worldwide Samsung following thanks to the release and launch of the company's latest flagship smartphone, the long awaited Galaxy S4. Since hints of its release in late 2012, a global following has steadily …

Budget smartphones on the rise

Low-end devices are expected to spearhead the next wave of smartphone adoption, bringing the internet to the poor in the process It’s no secret. The poorer part of the world is information-hungry. Their best bet of tapping into the vast well of the …

Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia Lumia 920 has been has been dubbed as one of the biggest smartphone releases of 2012. True, its debut in November 2012 was much less attention-grabbing than the launch of Apple iPhone 5 or Samsung Galaxy S III, but the ensuing popularity of the …

Samsung’s galaxy

Even if you are not a part of i-crowd, you have to concede that no other smartphone has the magic allure of iPhone. Still, there are other handsets with mass appeal, most notably the Samsung Galaxy family. According to the International Data Corporation …

iPhone No. 5 is born

iPhone 5, the newest offer from Apple, that rock-star among companies, was introduced yesterday with a succession of superlatives as: the thinnest, the lightest, the most beautiful, and the biggest thing to happen to iPhone since iPhone. The new …