Author: Anthony Morgan

Vodafone To Offer 12 Month Plans (Even iPhone!)

We have got hold of some exclusive pricing information from Vodafone UK which is based around the network offering 12 month contracts again to customers both on new connections and those who want to upgrade. This is some exclusive news which has not hit the website yet, and …

HTC 7 Pro Now On Sale Sim Free

eXpansys have now started selling the HTC 7 Pro device here in the UK both sim free and on contracts depending on how you want to purchase one. Costing £439.99 sim free and unlocked or free from £30 a month the 7 Pro is a large device running …

Is This The HTC Wildfire 2?

Engadget have come across an interesting video on the HTC YouTube channel just now which seems to have an as of yet un-announced device which looks to be the next Wildfire device. At 5 seconds in you see what could well be the new Wildfire 2 device (and …

Everything Everywhere To Sell Xperia Play

Everything  Everywhere have become the latest company to confirm they will be stocking the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play device on both the T-Mobile and Orange brands here in the UK MobileToday had the following information today: Everything Everywhere has confirmed it will stock the Sony Ericsson ‘PlayStation’ Xperia …

Covering MWC On An iPhone4

Having attended many mobile phone events around the world for different manufacturers it has become clear to me that packing to a minimum is highly recommended if you have the tools to be able to do it, but how can you do this and still keep high quality of coverage? Most bloggers …

Vodafone Confirm Xperia Play

In a very Vodafone based morning we can confirm that Vodafone will be stocking the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play on its network sometime soon although when asked on a price or date we were told this information is not yet available Remember to check back for our coverage …

Vodafone To Stock White Nexus S Exclusive

We can reveal today that Vodafone are to range the Nexus S in selected markets around the world including an exclusive white version of the device A Vodafone spokesperson confirmed to me that, “Vodafone have agreed to range the Nexus S including a white version. We don’t have …

Xperia Play – To be announced at MWC

Sony Ericsson seem to have thrown the towel in when it comes to keeping the Xperia Play a secret and has now made public that this device will be announced at MWC on the Sony Ericsson event on the evening of the 13th February in Barcelona where we …

Vodafone Get Hands On With Sony Ericsson Arc

Over on the VodafoneHelpCentre YouTube site there is a new video of a member of the team, Andy, getting hands on time with the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc. Vodafone announced they will be stocking the Arc and have listed it on their Coming Soon section of the UK …

LG Optimus One On T-Mobile PAYG

T-Mobile have updated their range of phones on PAYG and now include the LG Optimus One for £179.99 plus a £10 topup.  This comes with 6 months free internet use and every month you topup £10 you get 100 free minutes to call any network The Optimus One …

Xperia Play Commercial Leaked

Is there much left for Sony Ericsson to actually announce at Mobile World Congress?.  We have seen photos, videos, hands on time and Engadget even had it at their latest live show in America. Now the commercial for the Xperia Play has been leaked so there really is …

LG Optimus Black Heading To T-Mobile

T-Mobile UK (part of the new Everything Everywhere brand) has announcd they will be stocking the LG Optimus Black in March this year on pay monthly. No news on what deals this will be available on but as soon as we know you will know too.  The Optimus …

Android Web Store Launches

Google have just announced the Web Store which was given a demo a while back at Google I/O last year. You can at last browse to market.android.com and check, search and download direct 🙂 You can now click online, login and send apps directly to your Android handset …

Live Google Event Updates (Updated With Images)

Live updates here from the Google Event which has just started online which features Honeycomb 3.0 OS as well as some Android information. Honeycomb is set to drive the Google tablet products and will not be appearing on smartphone devices. This is a re-engineered and totally new experience …

HTC Desire Z Review

The HTC Desire Z is a rather interesting creation packing both a high resolution touch screen with Android and a slide out full QWERTY keyboard.  This is the handset known as the T-Mobile G2 over in America, not to be confused with the T-Mobile G2 here in the …

Vodafone To Stock Sony Ericsson Arc

Vodafone are the latest network to announce they will stock the Sony Ericsson Arc handset on their network just minutes after we reported that the network Three had also decided to take this device. No details yet on a launch date but it looks and sounds like April …

LG Optimus 3D Phone Teaser

LG have posted a teaser video for their new top end device due to launch at Mobile World Congress in just under 2 weeks time,  This video has just hit the internet and will be spreading like crazy throughout the day. Stay tuned for more information on this …

HTC Wildfire 2.2 Three Update Now Available

Customers on Three UK with a HTC Wildfire will now start to see 2.2 FroYo appear as an update on your device either as a popup message or by going into Settings and doing a manual check. The biggest feature would be the WiFi Hotspot application which when …

LG Clock On Android Phones

If you have been keeping an eye on the latest android phones from LG you will have noticed a rather nice clock widget which also includes the weather.  Don’t worry if you do not know what I mean, the picture below will jog your memory The great news …

Samsung S2 & Tab 2 Due At MWC?

PocketNow have just posted an image from the PR brief for the big event at Mobile World Congress next month with a run down of the evening and times. As you can see from 19:30 until 20:04 there are presentations on the Samsung Galaxy S2 and the Samsung …

Engadget Get Hands On With The Xperia Play

This phone has to be one of the worst kept secrets in the mobile phone industry for quite a while with various prototype devices floating around various websites. We have had video’s of the device running, loads of pictures at every possible angle and a run down of specifications, all we need …

Galaxy Ace coming to Three

..and within minutes of Samsung announcing their new handsets there’s confirmation from Three that they’ll be carrying the Samsung Galaxy Ace handset… “Galaxy Ace is the follower of the very popular Galaxy Portal. It’s an Android phone and it’ll launch on version 2.2.1(FroYo +) of the operating system. …

Dell Streak Just £319.20 On Tesco

Tesco have put the Dell Streak on their website on Pay As You Go for just £319.20 which is a good £80 less than a sim free price direct from Dell and cheaper than O2 currently charge. The Dell Streak is not exactly the smallest device with a …

O2 Double Network Spend For 3G

O2 in the UK have announced they are to double the investment in their 3G network to £2m a day as it starts to plan the rollout of 900mhz 3G services to help deal with the strain on existing 3G networks which use 2100mhz which is why most …

White iPhone 4 Showing On Three UK Site

UK network Three have on their website the White iPhone 4 at the same price as the existing Black.  Whilst the price being the same is not news, it is after all the same phone, what is interesting is that the white version is on the website all …

HTC Wildfire Now On T-Mobile PAYG

T-Mobile UK have now listed the HTC Wildfire on it’s website for anyone wanting to buy on Pay As You Go and it will set you back £149.99 plus a £10 top-up. Before now the Wildfire was only available on contracts so this is a great addition to …

Vivaz 2 Running Android Previewed By Mobile-Review

Sony Ericsson are having a hard time keeping control of leaked devices due at Mobile World Congress next month, First there was the PlayStation Phone and now comes the Vivaz 2 which runs Android instead of Symbian which powered the original Vivaz and Vivaz Pro. Eldar from Mobile-Review has put …

Mobile World Congress Just Weeks Away

So we are well and truly into 2011 and January is already half over….. that means we are just weeks from this years Mobile World Congress event which is the highlight of the year when it comes to mobile phones and mobile communications, just after everyone has had chance to recover from …

LG Optimus One Review

We first saw the Optimus back in February at Mobile World Congress when it was called the GT540. We’ve also seen some rather excellent LG Optimus One hands-on videos, like this detailed LG Optimus Review. The LG Optimus One is an Android phone running 2.2 (FroYo) and is …

Acer E210 Announced

Acer have announced a new Android smartphone running Froyo (Android 2.2) which has a QWERTY keyboard and looks very much like a BlackBerry. Available in March 2011 with a price still to be announced, the E210 will be on sale in Silver or Black. Full press release below: …

LG Optimus 2X Launching February

Online retailer eXpansys have listed the new LG Optimus 2X as due Monday 21st February 2011 for a price of £499.99 unlocked and sim free.  This phone has only just recently been announced and is only one of a new wave of top end Android phones due out …

Motorola XOOM Tablet Announced

Motorola have announced their first tablet device and it is called XOOM.  This so baf looks aimed at the American market with a tie in with Verizon but a 3G model is expected for GSM/UMTS also which is great news for tablet lovers. Full press statement is below …

Sony Ericsson Arc Now Official

The Sony Ericsson Arc which was leaked has now become official and has been announced at CES.  This new Android 2.3 smartphone from Sony Ericsson features an impressive list of specifications and is due Q1 2011 Sony Ericsson Introduces Xperia arc – the ultimate smartphone with super-slim design …

Google Android 3.0 Video Leaked

A video posted on YouTube (which has now been pulled) shows off Android 3.0 and a quick look at what it will bring to the table.  More important is that 3.0 appears to be for Tablet devices only. The good news is Engadget have got hold of the video and …

LG Optimus Black Announced At CES

LG have just announced the Optimus Black, a new Android phone running 2.2 and also featuring a new style display called NOVA. Availability is globally during the 1st half of 2011 Full press statement below LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2011 – LG Electronics (LG) announced today it will unveil …

Sony Ericsson X12 ‘Arc’ Due At CES?

Over at Engadget there is a full shot and video of a new device running Android which could be announced tomorrow at CES. Under the Xperia brand, the ‘Arc’ features a very interesting arc design with some serious specifications including a super high res screen.  This could be …