Saturday , December 3 2016

Reviews

More Nexus 2016 UI leaks

Nexus 2016

In the wake of this morning ‘Nexus’ benchmark leaks we are now getting a first look at some more UI refinements coming to the 2016 Google smartphones line-up, the 5.5″ Marlin and 5″ Sailfish. Courtsey of Android Police, we are getting a look at a few new UI elements including …

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HTC One X9 — Australian Review

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HTC has a long and varied history with Android hardware. They literally kicked off the Android Handset market with the HTC Dream / G1, and again kicked off the Nexus program with the Nexus One. HTC then redefined Android build quality for the better with the HTC One M7. Unfortunately, …

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Oppo R9 Plus — Australian Review

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When people think of top range phones, the likes of Samsung, HTC, LG and more recently (albeit with selected handsets) Huawei come to mind for most users. Oppo are working very hard to catch up to the front runners in the Android race; they’re extremely well recognised in China and …

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Oppo R9 — Australian Review

Oppo has had an interesting couple of years in the Australian market since their launch in 2014. The company got off to a flying start partnering with AllPhones and then moving up to Dick Smith and then securing carrier partner Optus. The demise of Dick Smith was a stumble which …

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Huawei Mate 8 — Review

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Huawei’s concerted push into western markets continues, and the Mate 8 is the latest entrant into the Australian market which the Chinese brand is hoping will make waves. It’s certainly big enough to be used as a surfboard, so the waves are appropriate. In what seems to have become a …

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Hide my IP — VPN Review

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Do you run a VPN? Many users do as a part of daily online life, others think it’s too hard and others take the (perhaps too) relaxed approach of ‘I’m not that interesting’ or ‘I won’t get caught’. Regardless of your motivation, there probably is a good reason for many users to …

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