The Huawei Mediapad M2 8.0 is a nice little tablet. 1920x1200 screen, Kirin 930 CPU (as seen in the Honor 7), 2GB RAM, 16GB expandable by microSD and LTE built in. It's available to buy from Vodafone in store for £200 plus a mandatory £10 top-up (boo), which makes for a very competitive price for a connected tablet. You can also SIM unlock and bootloader unlock for 4 euros a pop and now... you can de-brand and enable phone calls!
Imagine Publishing's 'Android Magazine' is to close, with the current issue that has just hit news stands (issue 63) set to be the last. In a letter sent to subscribers today, the company have confirmed that existing subscriptions will transfer to the sister 'Gadget' title launched late last year, although subscribers of course have the option to cancel if they so wish.
HTC have announced the '10', their new Android flagship device. With a design language that is distinctly HTC, echoing past devices as well as the recent A9 product, the 10 is instantly recognisable as a HTC product, despite dispensing with classic HTC cues such as the front HTC logo and offset USB port (FINALLY!). As you'd expect, the device isn't left wanting in the specs department - if it all works together well, it looks like it could be a killer device.
Today we will be liveblogging the launch of Huawei's new flagship, the P9. It seems likely that most of the details about the device have already been covered in a number of leaks - the Kirin 955 CPU, the 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB storage, the 5.1" FHD screen and no doubt the EMUI4 software on top of Android Marshmallow. But what about that dual camera?
In this third and final article in association with Huawei, we look at how the new Mate 8 delivers class leading battery life through a combination of hardware and software features, to keep you working all day.
In this second article in association with Huawei, we look at how the new Mate 8 ensures that out of office never really means out of office when you have a powerful Smartphone with you.
Nearly 2 years after the announcement of the last Xiaomi flagship - the Mi 4 - its successor, the cleverly named Mi 5, is now available. Featuring a Snapdragon 820 CPU, 3 or 4GB RAM, 32GB - 128GB storage and a 16 Megapixel camera with innovative IOS, the device ticks all the boxes on the dream spec sheet. But how does it measure up as a whole? We're testing one, so if you have questions, ask away!
The Marshmallow release of TouchWiz (can we still call it that?) introduces a new settings option to enable 'Condensed Mode', which effectively increases the DPI of the device to get more information on screen, something that could previously only be achieved with root access.
MoDaCo Custom ROM is now available for the Honor 7 and Honor 5X. The r1 releases, together with accompanying kitchens, will form the basis of a number of enhancements over the coming months. MoDaCo Custom ROMs are based on official ROMs, and are designed to feel like a stock ROM with optimisations, tweaks and complimentary additions that enhance the user experience. The aim of a MCR is to be ultra reliable for use on an everyday device.
In this first article in association with Huawei, we look at how the new Mate 8 can be your all in one business powerhouse with it's big screen, class-leading screen to body ratio, powerful internals and work-friendly features.