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  1. James Norton added a post in a topic ZTE Blade S6 review   

     
    I used the B08 build for most of my testing and a few days with the build previous to that, I haven't tried B10, any idea what is new?
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    ZTE Blade S6 review
    Just a few short years ago, ZTE looked like being the next big thing in the consumer smartphone space. That never quite happened for us here in the UK, but they remain a huge manufacturer and are in or on the cusp of the top 5 worldwide regularly.
     
    They recently announced and released the Blade S6, a mid-range handset sitting above the budget range and offering great bang for your buck, at least on paper. It is available for around £169 off contract but cheaper deals can be found. For that relatively meagre outlay you are getting some fantastic specs and interesting design features.
     
     
     
     
     
    Yes, it is fair to say that ZTE are aping the look of some other well known brands with some blatant rip-offs including their "Designed in California" missive found on the back of the phone, but sometimes that imitation leads to good results.
     
    Hardware and design
     
     
     
     
     
    The front of the phone is dominated by its 5" 720p IPS LCD display. This is far from the best display in the world but it is still rather nice. The resolution and pixel density are high enough that there should be no complaints. The colour gamut and saturation are not fantastic with bold hues being particularly muted and while contrast is acceptable it struggles to reach the heights of some devices even at this end of the market but I really had no complaints. In direct sunlight the screen is OK, nothing more.
     
    In a manner that is less common than I would like, the glass curves slightly towards the edges of the display and the fit is such that the seam between the glass and the body of the phone is very minimal. It is not as refined as some devices but still works well making swiping gestures all the more pleasant.
     
    Underneath that screen is the blue lit home button fashioned as a circle. I like the way this looks. Annoyingly though, the capacitive home and menu keys (yes, it has a menu key) are just dots which light up on demand next to this circle. The dots are customisable as to which is menu and which is back.
     
     
     
     
     
    On the back we see the 13mp camera and its single LED flash and a speaker aperture with a little nubbin to raise the phone up slightly so it can be heard when resting on its rear. The body of the device is entirely plastic and I am not convinced by the metallic effect ZTE have gone for.
     
     
     

     
     
    The right hand side has a volume rocker and the power button both of which are positive enough in their feel. On the left side we find the slots for the dual nano SIM cards and the microSD card.
     
    Overall, ZTE have built the Blade S6 averagely. It creaks and moans occasionally when being used and feels a tad flimsy. It is nice and light but does not have that solidity I hope for in a phone.
     
    Software
     
     
     
     
     
    Switching the screen on reveals a customised version of Android Lollipop called MiFavor 3.0 UI. The name does the Blade S6 no favours but in reality the software skin is reasonably good. The Android notification drawer and quick toggles are left intact as is the status bar.
     
    The MiFavor launcher has no app drawer but offers some flexibility. Swipe up when on the home screen for options to change the wallpaper and the animation when moving between pages. Widgets and app icons can be laid out as you see fit and I do like the widget drawer that ZTE provide. There is no way to change the order of homescreens though.
     
    ZTE have left the settings menu largely as it was adding only a few custom options of their own. Similarly, the lock screen is basically stock Android for which ZTE should be applauded.
     
    There are a lot of pre-installed apps, but almost all can be either uninstalled or disabled. I shouldn't have to do this but at least it can be done. Most of these apps are not very useful and I especially disliked the ZTE calendar, but of course there is full Google Play access so you can install anything else you like. Once I had my own launcher and all the Google apps installed, the experience feels very stock Android and given how easy it is to make the phone look that way, I question the value of ZTE's efforts in offering their custom software, but there we are.
     
     
     
     
     
    One interesting feature of the Blade S6 is that it offers dual SIMs. One is for LTE with all UK bands supported and the other only received GSM signals. The setup works well and as expected is flexible as to which SIM is used for calls and messaging.
     
    In use
     
    So how about the experience of using the S6. Well, it is pretty fast. ZTE have used the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC here paired with 2Gb of RAM and 16Gb internal storage (about 10Gb available). The 615 is a fairly new SoC and I can confirm that it is fast. Apps load relatively quickly and once loaded are very fast. The whole interface is fairly smooth and pleasant to use. In fact, I was so impressed with this chip, I started to wonder why you would need anything more.
     
    I would go so far as to suggest that the Snapdragon 615 is a game changer for Android in both a positive and negative sense. It is clearly a fast chipset and I suspect it has good enough battery endurance too. It never seems to run hot and is an all round great SoC. The problem for OEMs might be convincing people that higher end devices with faster chipsets are worthwhile, the performance differential is becoming negligible.
     
    Unfortunately, the Blade S6 is riddled with little bugs and all of them are on the software side. The problems with Android Lollipop are well documented and all of them are here including weird battery drain and slow downs as well as some obvious memory leaks. Add to that many more app crashes than I would expect and a surprising number of spontaneous device resets and it is clear there are some issues.
     
    ZTE launched the device with Android 5.0 and have updated it to 5.0.1 now with some fixes. After doing the upgrade, which annoyingly involved wiping the phone, it was smoother with fewer crashes and resets, but all these issues still existed. It is a real shame as some well optimised and stable software would lead to a truly fantastic experience.
     
    The touchscreen on the S6 is good but not perfect with a few phantom touches and a fair number of issues differentiating between taps and swipes. The capacitive buttons respond to the touch nice and positively but the use of a menu button rather than the usual task switch button is simply baffling these days. It slows down multi-tasking and essentially makes a whole hardware component of the device completely useless. ZTE could and should do very much better here.
     
    Cellular connections are reasonably strong with good data transfer rates. Call quality though is very weak with the other person on a call often completely unable to hear me. Volume levels in the earpiece are also a bit too low.
     
    Talking of volume levels, I found audio quality to be only OK both through headphones and the built in speaker and the maximum volume to be almost laughably low at times.
     
    Camera
     
     
     
     
     
    Like many manufacturers, ZTE have used a Sony sensor in the S6 camera, a 13mp one in this instance, and whether the sensor is good or not, the overall camera output is fairly poor. ZTE clearly have a long way to go to match the best even at this price range. It is a real shame as their camera interface is not too bad. It loads to a simple view with not much in the way of manual control visible.
     
     
     
     
     
    Press the red circle on the left and full manual control is enabled. There are lots of options here and they are implemented in a fairly nice way but ultimately I never bothered using them as the camera is simply not good enough to warrant it.
     
     
     
     
     
    There are a number of effects available including an HDR mode which is very aggressive in its processing. I just left it in normal mode all of the time though.
     
    You can see some camera samples here, as always click on the images to see the full size versions:
     
      
     
    The front facing camera is a 5mp sensor and seems to have a fairly wide angle lens in front of it. The quality is very average and although I don't take many selfies, when I did with the S6, I was left disappointed.
     
    Battery
     
    Battery life is a constant problem on smartphones and the 2400mAh unit in the S6 combined with the concerns about Lollipop battery endurance had me worried. I am looking for solid battery performance but more than that, consistent battery performance. I want to feel confident that when I look at my battery gauge, I can accurately guess how long I have until it will be dead.
     
    I have never seen such variable battery life as I had with the S6. I had more than one day where I got through the day with four hours screen time quite easily, impressive stuff. I also had more than one day where I was searching for a charger by early afternoon with only one hour of screen on time. This variability was more of an issue for me than the generally average battery performance I felt it really gives. ZTE need to work on getting this more consistent.
     
    I did test using a second SIM in the phone to see the impact on battery life but it was so variable, I cannot really comment.
     
    Conclusion
     
    Should you buy the S6? If you want a dual SIM device at a relatively low price point with fairly stock Android Lollipop, then maybe. Otherwise, I wouldn't.
     
    ZTE have done a decent job with the Blade S6. It is very fast and generally nice to use. It looks good enough not to give the impression of being cheap, at least from afar. However, there are too many issues for me to recommend it. It feels a bit cheap, there are far too many software bugs and the camera and battery are problematic.
     
    If you are looking for a phone at this price and don't need dual SIM slots, we would still recommend the Moto G, especially the second generation model with LTE. It is worth waiting a month or two though as many more Snapdragon 615 powered devices are coming to the market.

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    ZTE Blade S6 review
    Just a few short years ago, ZTE looked like being the next big thing in the consumer smartphone space. That never quite happened for us here in the UK, but they remain a huge manufacturer and are in or on the cusp of the top 5 worldwide regularly.
    They recently announced and released the Blade S6, a mid-range handset sitting above the budget range and offering great bang for your buck, at least on paper. It is available for around £169 off contract but cheaper deals can be found. For that relatively meagre outlay you are getting some fantastic specs and interesting design features.

    Yes, it is fair to say that ZTE are aping the look of some other well known brands with some blatant rip-offs including their "Designed in California" missive found on the back of the phone, but sometimes that imitation leads to good results.
    Hardware and design

    The front of the phone is dominated by its 5" 720p IPS LCD display. This is far from the best display in the world but it is still rather nice. The resolution and pixel density are high enough that there should be no complaints. The colour gamut and saturation are not fantastic with bold hues being particularly muted and while contrast is acceptable it struggles to reach the heights of some devices even at this end of the market but I really had no complaints. In direct sunlight the screen is OK, nothing more.
    In a manner that is less common than I would like, the glass curves slightly towards the edges of the display and the fit is such that the seam between the glass and the body of the phone is very minimal. It is not as refined as some devices but still works well making swiping gestures all the more pleasant.
    Underneath that screen is the blue lit home button fashioned as a circle. I like the way this looks. Annoyingly though, the capacitive home and menu keys (yes, it has a menu key) are just dots which light up on demand next to this circle. The dots are customisable as to which is menu and which is back.
    On the back we see the 13mp camera and its single LED flash and a speaker aperture with a little nubbin to raise the phone up slightly so it can be heard when resting on its rear. The body of the device is entirely plastic and I am not convinced by the metallic effect ZTE have gone for.

    The right hand side has a volume rocker and the power button both of which are positive enough in their feel. On the left side we find the slots for the dual nano SIM cards and the microSD card.
    Overall, ZTE have built the Blade S6 averagely. It creaks and moans occasionally when being used and feels a tad flimsy. It is nice and light but does not have that solidity I hope for in a phone.
    Software
    Switching the screen on reveals a customised version of Android Lollipop called MiFavor 3.0 UI. The name does the Blade S6 no favours but in reality the software skin is reasonably good. The Android notification drawer and quick toggles are left intact as is the status bar.
    The MiFavor launcher has no app drawer but offers some flexibility. Swipe up when on the home screen for options to change the wallpaper and the animation when moving between pages. Widgets and app icons can be laid out as you see fit and I do like the widget drawer that ZTE provide. There is no way to change the order of homescreens though.
    ZTE have left the settings menu largely as it was adding only a few custom options of their own. Similarly, the lock screen is basically stock Android for which ZTE should be applauded.
    There are a lot of pre-installed apps, but almost all can be either uninstalled or disabled. I shouldn't have to do this but at least it can be done. Most of these apps are not very useful and I especially disliked the ZTE calendar, but of course there is full Google Play access so you can install anything else you like. Once I had my own launcher and all the Google apps installed, the experience feels very stock Android and given how easy it is to make the phone look that way, I question the value of ZTE's efforts in offering their custom software, but there we are.
    One interesting feature of the Blade S6 is that it offers dual SIMs. One is for LTE with all UK bands supported and the other only received GSM signals. The setup works well and as expected is flexible as to which SIM is used for calls and messaging.
    In use
    So how about the experience of using the S6. Well, it is pretty fast. ZTE have used the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC here paired with 2Gb of RAM and 16Gb internal storage (about 10Gb available). The 615 is a fairly new SoC and I can confirm that it is fast. Apps load relatively quickly and once loaded are very fast. The whole interface is fairly smooth and pleasant to use. In fact, I was so impressed with this chip, I started to wonder why you would need anything more.
    I would go so far as to suggest that the Snapdragon 615 is a game changer for Android in both a positive and negative sense. It is clearly a fast chipset and I suspect it has good enough battery endurance too. It never seems to run hot and is an all round great SoC. The problem for OEMs might be convincing people that higher end devices with faster chipsets are worthwhile, the performance differential is becoming negligible.
    Unfortunately, the Blade S6 is riddled with little bugs and all of them are on the software side. The problems with Android Lollipop are well documented and all of them are here including weird battery drain and slow downs as well as some obvious memory leaks. Add to that many more app crashes than I would expect and a surprising number of spontaneous device resets and it is clear there are some issues.
    ZTE launched the device with Android 5.0 and have updated it to 5.0.1 now with some fixes. After doing the upgrade, which annoyingly involved wiping the phone, it was smoother with fewer crashes and resets, but all these issues still existed. It is a real shame as some well optimised and stable software would lead to a truly fantastic experience.
    The touchscreen on the S6 is good but not perfect with a few phantom touches and a fair number of issues differentiating between taps and swipes. The capacitive buttons respond to the touch nice and positively but the use of a menu button rather than the usual task switch button is simply baffling these days. It slows down multi-tasking and essentially makes a whole hardware component of the device completely useless. ZTE could and should do very much better here.
    Cellular connections are reasonably strong with good data transfer rates. Call quality though is very weak with the other person on a call often completely unable to hear me. Volume levels in the earpiece are also a bit too low.
    Talking of volume levels, I found audio quality to be only OK both through headphones and the built in speaker and the maximum volume to be almost laughably low at times.
    Camera
    Like many manufacturers, ZTE have used a Sony sensor in the S6 camera, a 13mp one in this instance, and whether the sensor is good or not, the overall camera output is fairly poor. ZTE clearly have a long way to go to match the best even at this price range. It is a real shame as their camera interface is not too bad. It loads to a simple view with not much in the way of manual control visible.
    Press the red circle on the left and full manual control is enabled. There are lots of options here and they are implemented in a fairly nice way but ultimately I never bothered using them as the camera is simply not good enough to warrant it.
    There are a number of effects available including an HDR mode which is very aggressive in its processing. I just left it in normal mode all of the time though.
    You can see some camera samples here, as always click on the images to see the full size versions:
    The front facing camera is a 5mp sensor and seems to have a fairly wide angle lens in front of it. The quality is very average and although I don't take many selfies, when I did with the S6, I was left disappointed.
    Battery
    Battery life is a constant problem on smartphones and the 2400mAh unit in the S6 combined with the concerns about Lollipop battery endurance had me worried. I am looking for solid battery performance but more than that, consistent battery performance. I want to feel confident that when I look at my battery gauge, I can accurately guess how long I have until it will be dead.
    I have never seen such variable battery life as I had with the S6. I had more than one day where I got through the day with four hours screen time quite easily, impressive stuff. I also had more than one day where I was searching for a charger by early afternoon with only one hour of screen on time. This variability was more of an issue for me than the generally average battery performance I felt it really gives. ZTE need to work on getting this more consistent.
    I did test using a second SIM in the phone to see the impact on battery life but it was so variable, I cannot really comment.
    Conclusion
    Should you buy the S6? If you want a dual SIM device at a relatively low price point with fairly stock Android Lollipop, then maybe. Otherwise, I wouldn't.
    ZTE have done a decent job with the Blade S6. It is very fast and generally nice to use. It looks good enough not to give the impression of being cheap, at least from afar. However, there are too many issues for me to recommend it. It feels a bit cheap, there are far too many software bugs and the camera and battery are problematic.
    If you are looking for a phone at this price and don't need dual SIM slots, we would still recommend the Moto G, especially the second generation model with LTE. It is worth waiting a month or two though as many more Snapdragon 615 powered devices are coming to the market.
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    Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6+ video stabilisation test
    The videos below show the rather funky image stabilisation test bed that Samsung provided on their booth at MWC this year as well as the output from the iPhone 6+ and Samsung Galaxy S6. We decided to test the new Galaxy S6 (in this case an Edge model) against my venerable iPhone 6+. It must be noted that the iPhone does not use its OIS when recording video so what you will see here is just the software stabilisation. Nonetheless, the iPhone is noticeably worse in this test.
     
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  5. James Norton added a item in Android   

    Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6+ video stabilisation test
    The videos below show the rather funky image stabilisation test bed that Samsung provided on their booth at MWC this year as well as the output from the iPhone 6+ and Samsung Galaxy S6. We decided to test the new Galaxy S6 (in this case an Edge model) against my venerable iPhone 6+. It must be noted that the iPhone does not use its OIS when recording video so what you will see here is just the software stabilisation. Nonetheless, the iPhone is noticeably worse in this test.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5ez5U7xw-c
     
     
     
     
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZf6ca52ZeM
     
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    Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6+ cameras
    This comparison was not done under ideal circumstances and so should be viewed with a little scepticism. We also do not know if the Samsung software is final yet.

    The low light shots were taken by pointing the phone camera into a darkened box. I then took a photo of a very alluring looking Paul! Finally, we mounted the phones on a shaking box to see the effect of the OIS, hence the wobble shot with the phones wobbling a fair bit.

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  7. James Norton added a item in Android   

    Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6+ cameras
    This comparison was not done under ideal circumstances and so should be viewed with a little scepticism. We also do not know if the Samsung software is final yet.

    The low light shots were taken by pointing the phone camera into a darkened box. I then took a photo of a very alluring looking Paul! Finally, we mounted the phones on a shaking box to see the effect of the OIS, hence the wobble shot with the phones wobbling a fair bit.

    Click on any image to view it full size.



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    Kazam are definitely one to watch
    Last year at MWC we met with a new company called Kazam in a tiny meeting room in the back of one of the vast halls of exhibiters in Barcelona. Returning this year to see their progress, our shock was palpable as we looked on, genuinely impressed with the relative scale of their booth. This is a company that has come a long way in a short time.

    To coincide with mobile web congress, Kazam announced a whole range of new products and were kind enough to invite us for a meeting with James Atkins, their Chief Marketing Officer and a friend of MoDaCo.

    Kazam's confidence and bullishness was very evident throughout our discussion as James told us how Europe remains their primary focus, especially Poland, Spain, Italy and the Benelux region. Germany and the UK are on their hit list of locations for improving scale as well.

    The unique selling points of a Kazam device are clear and simple. Free screen protection, up to a 3 year warranty and on their Android phones, Kazam Rescue which allows them to remote control your device to help fix issues. They also limit the bloatware installed on their phones.



    Whilst Kazam started out selling only Android devices, they have now diversified into Windows Phones and Windows tablets but easily their most exciting announcement this week was the Tornado 552L, a 5.2" full HD AMOLED screened phone running Android 5.0 Lollipop with a 13mp rear camera, 8mp front facing camera and a 1.7Ghz octa-core SoC. The 552L is only 5.5mm thick which makes it a pleasure to hold, light and comfortable.



    Their most sought after tablet is the Kazam L8, an 8" 1280x800 full Windows 8.1 tablet with 1Gb RAM and 32Gb storage. Coming in at under €250 this is a great value tablet giving access to the full range of Microsoft services.

    Overall, Kazam are one to watch. Their growth in the last year has been phenomenal and they are rightly confident about their offering which is of reasonably good quality, very good value and has some truly unique and useful selling points.

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    Kazam are definitely one to watch
    Last year at MWC we met with a new company called Kazam in a tiny meeting room in the back of one of the vast halls of exhibiters in Barcelona. Returning this year to see their progress, our shock was palpable as we looked on, genuinely impressed with the relative scale of their booth. This is a company that has come a long way in a short time.

    To coincide with mobile web congress, Kazam announced a whole range of new products and were kind enough to invite us for a meeting with James Atkins, their Chief Marketing Officer and a friend of MoDaCo.

    Kazam's confidence and bullishness was very evident throughout our discussion as James told us how Europe remains their primary focus, especially Poland, Spain, Italy and the Benelux region. Germany and the UK are on their hit list of locations for improving scale as well.

    The unique selling points of a Kazam device are clear and simple. Free screen protection, up to a 3 year warranty and on their Android phones, Kazam Rescue which allows them to remote control your device to help fix issues. They also limit the bloatware installed on their phones.





    Whilst Kazam started out selling only Android devices, they have now diversified into Windows Phones and Windows tablets but easily their most exciting announcement this week was the Tornado 552L, a 5.2" full HD AMOLED screened phone running Android 5.0 Lollipop with a 13mp rear camera, 8mp front facing camera and a 1.7Ghz octa-core SoC. The 552L is only 5.5mm thick which makes it a pleasure to hold, light and comfortable.





    Their most sought after tablet is the Kazam L8, an 8" 1280x800 full Windows 8.1 tablet with 1Gb RAM and 32Gb storage. Coming in at under €250 this is a great value tablet giving access to the full range of Microsoft services.

    Overall, Kazam are one to watch. Their growth in the last year has been phenomenal and they are rightly confident about their offering which is of reasonably good quality, very good value and has some truly unique and useful selling points.
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    Asus ZenFone 2 hands on
    We were big fans of the last year's ZenFone range so we wanted to check out the new 5.5" 720p screened ZenFone 2. Running on the latest quad-core Intel Atom chip, the ZenFone 2 is a fairly fast and powerful device which is also Asus' first with Android Lollipop.

    Remembering that the ZenFone range has fairly competitive pricing - the ZenFone 5 LTE was £189 - the specs here are decent including up to 4Gb of RAM, 8 or 16Gb of storage and a 13mp camera. The plastic build is not inspiring but is very functional and there are a range of interesting colours.

    Asus have borrowed some design elements from other OEMs but have made it their own just enough to make their phone distinctive and interesting. Check out our hands on below for a quick look around the ZenFone 2 and the new Zen UI.




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    Asus ZenWatch hands on
    Asus got in on the Android Wear party late last year and we had our first chance to get some time with the interesting looking ZenWatch. It may have teh same specs as all the other Wear devices but Asus have given their watch a unique look with some high quality materials. Check out our hands on to see our first impressions.




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    Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on
    Following its announcement yesterday, we made our way to the Sony booth to check out the new Xperia Z4 Tablet. This is the replacement for the rather lovely Z2 Tablet and boasts an impressive array of specs including a 2560x1600 super bright 10.1" LCD display, Snapdragon 810 SoC, 3Gb RAM, 32Gb storage and a 6000mAh battery.

    All that technology is packed into a super slim 6.1mm body weighing just 392 grams. As always with Sony, the tablet is water resistant but this time there is no flap over the charging port. Take a look at our hands on video which also features Sony's take on Lollipop on a tablet.




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    Sony Xperia M4 Aqua hands on
    Despite some challenges finding a working device, Sony made sure we didn't leave their booth until we had tried out the new Xperia M4 Aqua. This is a new offering in the mid-range from Sony and marks an impressive new entry in their already excellent line-up.

    At an expected price of €299 (no UK pricing is available yet, but £250 seems realistic), this is an impressive handset boasting an octa-core Snapdragon 615, 2Gb RAM, 8Gb storage and a 13mp camera on the back.

    The Z3 like waterproof body holds a 5" 720p LCD screen and like the new Z4 Tablet, there is no flap on the charging port. The M4 Aqua runs Sony's take on Lollipop which sees some significant and positive changes from their previous software skin.

    Check out our hands on video below and let us know in the comments what you think of Sony's new mid-range device.




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    Asus ZenFone 2 hands on
    We were big fans of the last year's ZenFone range so we wanted to check out the new 5.5" 720p screened ZenFone 2. Running on the latest quad-core Intel Atom chip, the ZenFone 2 is a fairly fast and powerful device which is also Asus' first with Android Lollipop.

    Remembering that the ZenFone range has fairly competitive pricing - the ZenFone 5 LTE was £189 - the specs here are decent including up to 4Gb of RAM, 8 or 16Gb of storage and a 13mp camera. The plastic build is not inspiring but is very functional and there are a range of interesting colours.

    Asus have borrowed some design elements from other OEMs but have made it their own just enough to make their phone distinctive and interesting. Check out our hands on below for a quick look around the ZenFone 2 and the new Zen UI.



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoToCCTRfJw

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    Asus ZenWatch hands on
    Asus got in on the Android Wear party late last year and we had our first chance to get some time with the interesting looking ZenWatch. It may have teh same specs as all the other Wear devices but Asus have given their watch a unique look with some high quality materials. Check out our hands on to see our first impressions.



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJ00NhE5IW0

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