Sony Xperia Z3, 3GB RAM & stereo speakers

Sony Xperia Z3

A glance at specs of the Sony Xperia Z3 will leave one appalled and wondering what mobile phone producers are up to. The device breathes all elegance except for the 2.2MP front camera. To start with, a variance of 16 or 32GB of internal memory is just tempting. Mark you, it does not stop there, the memory is expandable up to a stunning 128GB via MicroSD. What would you do with such memory on your phone? Photography savvy guys need…continue reading »

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, 5.6-inch curved edge display & Bluetooth 4.1

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

For some time, Samsung has been producing special smartphones alongside the main flagships in a quest to create new trends. For example, while the Galaxy S5 will appeal to a wider audience, the Galaxy S5 Active seeks to serve the adventurous users amongst us. Similarly, Samsung Galaxy Note Edge was announced alongside the Galaxy Note 4 but remains a niche smartphone for those who would like to try out a curved edge display. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is likely the…continue reading »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4, 16MP OIS camera & 3GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

If you enjoyed the design on Galaxy Note 3, chances are you will do the same for this year’s model. Samsung presents us with a glass-covered rectangular slab that measures only 8.5 mm thick. Despite sporting new hardware, Galaxy Note 4 stands up to its predecessor in size and weight. The back is stylized in faux leather but drops the stitching from last year. It also actually feels a lot softer according to some early reviewers. Complementing its plastic frame,…continue reading »

Huawei Ascend G610, dual SIM & DLNA sharing

Huawei Ascend G610

If Huawei were incorporated in Kenya, many of our fellow country-men would be running in court with suits for injuries suffered through bites to their tongues every time they try to pronounce the word; or for the shame felt when we try and fail-in public! Even intensive watching of Chinese movies has not helped. Anyway, the Huawei Ascend G610 is almost an overhaul of the Ascend G510. Most of the features in the Ascend G510 have been upgraded except maybe…continue reading »

Huawei Ascend G510, 4.5-inch IPS display & DTS audio

Huawei Ascend G510

Sometimes, mobile phone manufactures produce huge and heavy devices that you wonder whether they are supposed to be ‘mobile’ or to find a permanent seat beside your desktop! The Huawei Ascend 510 however is a compact, slender and thin phone that easily fits in the hand (it measures 134 x 67 x 9.9 mm). Conversely, it weighs about 150 grams which is the usual weight for most smartphones but not comfortably light. The back is wrapped with a cover that…continue reading »