Samsung Galaxy A7, 8-core Snapdragon & 5.5-inch display

Samsung Galaxy A7

The A series just hit the phablet realm with the announcement of yet another flagship by Samsung. Besides size, the Samsung Galaxy A7 comes with a few other appealing features that are welcome as a new year’s gift to the Korean manufacturer’s devotees. In a nutshell, if we were to compare the Galaxy A7 with the other two flagships; the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5, there is noticeable improvements in screen resolution, screen size, processing power, battery capability and…continue reading »

Microsoft Lumia 532, Glance screen & 1GB RAM

Microsoft Lumia 532

Microsoft Lumia 532 is one of the two Windows smartphones released by Microsoft a few days ago. This device is going to benefit those who need a more compact version of the 5-inch Lumia 535. The Lumia 532 offers a 4-inch LCD display with Glance screen and a 480 by 800 pixels resolution. Overall design was greatly inspired by the Nokia X2, featuring a candy bar shape with pointed edges and a film of transparent plastic. One thing conspicuously missing…continue reading »

Microsoft Lumia 435, 8GB storage & 42.2Mbps HSPA+

Microsoft Lumia 435

Microsoft and Nokia designs for users who need to be at the cutting edge of software innovations regardless of their budget. These include enterprises and students who rely on speed, security and productivity. As a result, Microsoft is among very few manufacturers with a great track record in providing upgrades. General users who aren’t willing to spend on luxurious offerings will find Windows quite dependable for the same reason. With access to full Microsoft office suite, free 15GB of premium…continue reading »

Huawei Ascend G6, 5MP selfies & DTS audio

Huawei Ascend G6

Appearing on our list of deals this month of January is the Huawei Ascend G6. If you have had a chance to plough through our website, then you may have noticed that it is a moderately priced phone (going at only Sh. 17,999). Having been announced in early 2014 and released midway through the year, one would expect top notch features and decent design. However, a quick glance at the specs brings out screaming shortcomings about certain aspects of the…continue reading »

HTC Desire 616, 5-inch HD display & dual SIM

HTC Desire 616 Dual SIM

Dual SIM handsets offer an easy way to access services on different carriers without switching devices. Following in the footsteps of Nokia and Samsung, HTC took a dive into the dual SIM market with its budget and midrange devices. We have seen the company further produce dual SIM flagships which are attracting enough interest as well. What we have on our plate for this review is a bold handset that launched mid last year to compete with the likes of…continue reading »