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Oppo Find X3 Neo Review

Intro Oppo are a company that have been around for a while, but it was not until their 2020 flagship, the Find X2 Pro that many people took a bigger look into what devices were on offer and could start to appreciate the quality devices they might have missed out …

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Realme 8 Pro Review

Intro I have covered many Realme phones in the past, this up and coming brand has made some of the best mid-range hardware at really affordable pricing to the public which is a great thing when phones these days are costing upwards of £1000. Realme reached out and offered me …

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Xiaomi Mi10T Lite Review

Intro Xiaomi are a company many people may not have heard of, they are huge in their home country of China and make much more than just mobile devices, they have everything from electronic toothbrushes to motorised scooters.  However here in the UK the company are starting to get a …

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Apple iPhone 12 Pro Review

Intro I have covered a few Apple devices in the past, but have always said I was more of an Android user because of the amount of devices I get though. The latest range is different though, not only are there more sizes available than ever before, but you also …

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Sony Xperia 5ii Review

Intro I just recently covered the flagship Sony Xperia 1ii with it’s impressive 4K display, 21:9 aspect ratio, triple cameras on the back and a set of video/photo applications that even the professionals will appreciate having in something pocket sized. With the Xperia 1ii costing still around £1000, Sony also …

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Google Pixel 5 Review

Intro Most years Google have launched two new devices, a smaller one, and a larger XL version with bigger battery and slightly different design. This time around things have sort of switched a little, there is a larger Pixel 4a 5G which I recently reviewed, and a flagship Pixel 5 …

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Sony Xperia 1 ii Review

Intro Sony has been around in the smartphone business for years now, and even if you have not owned one of their devices, their brand is one of the largest in the world and offer some of the best technology there is in many markets.  This is the first Sony …

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Google Pixel 4a 5G Review

Introduction The Google Pixel range is hardly the new kid on the block anymore, the so-called Google Phone is known for having one of the best point-and-shoot cameras on the market, and with the advertising power behind it, more and more people are finding out just how good the Pixel …

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realme 7 5G Review

Introduction Realme have been on a roll recently when it comes to launching smartphones, and this is their latest in the mid range category taking all the benefits of their realme 7 and including 5G for anyone who wants that extra connectivity.  I was lucky enough to get hands on …

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TCL 10 5G Review

Introduction A few months ago I was able to get hands on one of the new TCL devices called the TCL 10L, this was the more affordable of the range and was one of the lower cost 4G smartphones on the market. TCL also announced their first 5G phone at …

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Honor Watch GS Pro Review

INTRO I have covered a lot of Honor smartphones over the years, and more recently two of their new laptops, so when I had the chance to give their latest pro wearable a test for a few weeks I was interested in how it would perform. I must admit that …

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Honor 9X Lite Review

Introduction Honor are a company I have started to cover a lot more recently thanks to them making some great hardware at really affordable pricing. The company reached out and offered me a review sample of their Honor 9X Lite smartphone and I jumped at the chance to get hands …

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Apple iPhone 11 Review

Introduction Whilst this review may be rather late considering the iPhone 12 is only a few months away, this is the first time I’ve really been able to get hands-on advice for a reasonable amount of time, but it’s still a very important review to make as lots of people …

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realme X3 SuperZoom Review

Introduction Realme are a more recent company in the phone market, whilst they were part of the same parent company as OnePlus and Oppo, the company split out on their own back in 2018 and have been making some serious ground in the market with their latest range. Whilst they …

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TCL 10L Review

Introduction These days more and more manufacturers are getting into the smartphone business to help with competition and bring pricing down.  The company TCL you may have heard of before, mainly because they are the company that took over the BlackBerry name and created a few smartphones over the years, …

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Huawei P40 Review

Introduction When it comes to using Huawei devices, I have used many over my many years as a phone reviewer, either here on my own site or for the 10 years I was a writer over at CoolSmartPhone. I have attended many of the events, used multiple phones from the …

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OnePlus 8 Review

Introduction I finished off my OnePlus 7T review saying it was one of my top three phones of 2019, and the only reason I could think of for not picking one up was lack of 5G. Fast forward to April 14th 2020 and the announcement of the OnePlus 8 complete …

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Huawei Nova 5T Review

Introduction Even with all the problems going on between Huawei and America, the company is still pushing forward launching smartphones in Europe, or at least some of them anyway. Even though we don’t have the Mate 30 Pro flagship, we do have the new Nova 5T which is a flagship …

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OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition

Introduction Having literally just posted my review on the OnePlus 7T, I was excited by the email offering the chance to get hands on one of the other newly announced phones, the powerhouse known as the McLaren Edition! Being at the launch event I was able to get a very …

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OnePlus 7T Review

Introduction I’ve been using a OnePlus phone as my daily driver for the last 6 months, whilst I have had other devices to use alongside this, it has often been the OnePlus that stayed in my pocket the longest for a few reasons. So when I was invited to London …

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Xiaomi Mi 3 5G Review

Introduction Here in the UK the 5G era is well and truly underway with networks rolling out the next generation of technology to allow super fast speeds to customers on the go. Xiaomi who are always on the cutting edge of innovation have updated one of their recent 4G phones …

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Samsung Galaxy S10e – review

Intro With the S10 range, Samsung decided on a three device approach offering each with it’s own key selling point, whilst maintaining the core Galaxy experience. Having had hands on with the S10 and the S10 Plus model nearer launch, I was excited to see how well the often overlooked …

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Google Pixel 3a – review

Intro Back in the days Android was an up and coming OS, Google paired with a series of manufacturers offering a stock version of Android on some great hardware and put it under the brand of Nexus. Nexus phones were known for being amazing value for money, whilst not skimping …

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Oppo R17 Pro Review

Oppo have been around for a while, yet you may not have used one of their phones due to not being available directly in the UK. Until now that is. With lots of talk on the new Reno range including the 5G model, I decided to take a look at …

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Black Shark 2 Review

Whilst Black Shark might not be a phone you have ever heard of before, it is devices like the original Black Shark that helped promote the mobile gaming market with top specs and gameplay at the head of all decisions. Whilst I never got hands on the original, the Black …

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