Author: Leigh Geary

OnePlus team up with McLaren

If you’re going to imprint the feeling of speed into the minds of customers, it’s probably not going to hurt if you partner with an F1 racing team, right? That’s exactly what OnePlus have just done. They’re going to host a “Salute to Speed” event on December 11th, …

A week with the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro – Day 1. A tour

I went a bit crazy about the Mi 8 Pro during the launch. Was it the free wine they were giving out? Was it the fact that it was 3 o’clock in the afternoon and I was drinking on an empty stomach? Well, perhaps some of that, but …

And another £1000 !

In my earlier article I should’ve also mentioned that Bournemouth Hospital Charity have also been awarded a £1,000 from Vodafone. Their Bournemouth store team chose the deserving cause. Bournemouth Hospital Charity helps with care and treatment for patients in the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals. Through their charity …

And the Vodafone Community Connection Award goes to…

Vodafone is dishing out cash to worthy causes via their “Community Connection Awards”. It’s designed to support and highlight worthy causes in the communities surrounding the Vodafone stores across the land. The network has invited clubs, causes and groups to apply to win an award. All they need …

Yi Smart Dash Cam – Now reduced at Amazon

We took a look at the rather cool Yi Dash Cam some months ago and this looks to be the same bit of kit. Right now at Amazon it’s half price and is selling for £24.99 of you click on the promotional price. What we liked about this …

Strava problems on Xiaomi phones?

Remember the problem with Strava and Honor / Huawei devices? Well, just a few days ago I went on quite a long ride. I hopped on my bike and did about 2 hours, but Strava had been shut down, presumably by the HiSilicon CPU, at some point during …

Google Chromecast – Stick this in your port

Head to Argos or order online and you can now get a Google Chromecast for just £20. That’s £10 less than normal and it’ll turn any TV into a Smart TV, letting you beam your phone screen, YouTube, iPlayer and other apps to your TV via the clever …

SIM-free phone discounts at Mobiles.co.uk

So if you don’t necessarily want a contract, the people from Mobiles.co.uk have a few deals for us today. The following prices are available on site now for Black Friday week, while stocks last. First, the iPhone 8. This is now £110 cheaper, down to £589 from the …

E2Save – £11 for 20GB on a SIM-only with Vodafone

Now normally I’m not a big fan of these offers where you have to send your bill off and claim cashback, but you can’t really argue with the pricing on this one. It’s a Vodafone SIM-only deal – 20GB of data, unlimited everything else and it normally costs …

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 6GB/64GB – Now £241

Head over to eglobal central today and you’ll find that the Xiaomi Pocophone F1 is already pretty cheap at just £249.99. However, this phone becomes even cheaper today if you put the Jbuy599 coupon code into the checkout. The Pocophone F1 has a 6.18″ 1080×2246 screen at 403ppi. …

Vodafone – Black Friday offers

The cool thing about running this site is that I get to see all the deals before they go live. This time it’s Vodafone and these deals are only on until November 26th, so you’ve got to hit them this weekend really. Again, the Samsung Galaxy S9 has …

Looking for a reconditioned phone? Check these Black Friday deals

If you’re looking for a reconditioned iPhone, Samsung, Huawei or Sony, check the offers that have just popped up on the Envirofone website. These offers are available now, but they’ll also be adding further hourly discounts kicking off from 9AM until 5PM today. The hourly discounts will see …

Black Friday – Three ups the £20 SIM-only bar!

Was it just yesterday that Virgin Mobile offered 200GB for £20? Well today Three have beaten that. They’ve got an offer on, which ends on December 3rd, giving you a massive All You Can Eat SIM only deal exactly the same amount. So, the question is, do you …

Looking for a cheap iPhone this Christmas? Black Friday deals

OK, it’s that time of year. Let’s bash your bank account and go crazy shall we? We’re going to squeeze as many of these as possible in today. First then, if you’re after a “Good” refurb, this is an iPhone 6S from MusicMagpie. Use the special coupon code …

128GB microSD card. £17.48. Even cheaper if you have Amazon Prime

Blimey, this is a cheap one. If you’re looking to boost your storage, grab this from Amazon. The SanDisk Ultra 128GB microSDXC Card comes with an SD adapter and has 100MB/s performance speed. If you’ve got Amazon Prime you’ll only be paying £14.99. If you don’t, it’s £17.48. …

Honor Black Friday deals

OK, call it Black Friday, Black Week, Cyber Week, Cyber Weekend or just plain Give Us Your Money Day. It’s that bonkers time when retailers try and grab as much money out of you as possible. Honor are the next cab off the rank and, although they don’t …

The landline and text messaging. Both officially dying.

A weirdly intriguing set of stats from Ofcom have just landed and it confirms a lot of our suspicions regarding how people live and work with mobile technology. First, let’s have a look at the amount of outgoing calls that people are making from that funny phone-shaped object …

Xiaomi Black Friday deals announced

So, we are getting buried in Black Friday deals. Following the UK launch and the opening of their first store in Westfield this week, Xiaomi have let us know about their Black Friday offerings. The Westfield store has the entire range of smartphones, including the flagship Mi 8 …