There’s always a gimmick with the top-end smart phones. The last one that springs to mind was water resistance. Every phone had to be water resistant. Samsung even made an ad with Lil’ Wayne to highlight that fact: Every event had this little Zen fountain pouring water over an array of smart phones. It looked rad, but none of us were going to risk it with…
Sony's E range has always dived into the shallow pool of the smartphone pond. The brand tends to make a big splash with the Z offerings and then follows those up with entry level phones that fall under E. The letters get complicated but the offering doesn't. The Sony Xperia E range is for a girl wanting a sexy little phone with the essentials but still…
A few weeks ago I had Alcatel Go Play. A funky little phone for the adventurous person, water-proof, dust proof and generally human error proof, read: drop resistant (it will still break if it is a nasty drop...) A fantastic little entry/mid-level phone. Turns out that the Go Play was just 1 variation of a hugely successful phone series by Alcatel. Enter the Alcatel Pop Star.…
Damage: R7999 Technical Specs of the Mi5 Android It features a 5.15-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820 chipset, 16-megapixel rear camera, 4-megapixel selfie camera, dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE, IR Blaster, USB Type-C port As the world's 5th largest smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi accounts for 5% of the global smartphone market share. Not bad for a company that was only founded 6 years ago. The Mi 5 is a phone…
Score: A solid 8 out of 10! Damage: R3499 according to Price Check. What you need to know: Android Smartphone Available in some funky colours though I'm not sure if these will be available locally Water resistant. Winning. 8GB internal memory with an additional memory card slot. 5.0" display 8MP Camera 5MP selfie Cam What I think you should know: Smartphones are weird. You can drop…
A few cheaper than most smartphones have hit SA shores. And while you won't have people saying "Oh is that the rose gold iPhone 6 or did you get the VR headset with your S7", it does the job for a fraction of the cost. I put the Hisense Infinity KO to the test - from dropping it on the floor to submerging it in water,…
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