Samung To Unveil Note 8 In August
Samsung’s officially sent out invitations for its next Unpacked event which will be held in New York City on 23 August 2017. While the company hasn’t explicitly said what they’ll be unveiling, all signs point to it being the Galaxy Note 8. In a press release, the company says... Read more
Google Play Protect – A New Way To Protect Your Phone
Thanks to the increasing number of security holes and increased number of cyber attacks, protecting your phone is more important than ever before. Google knows this so they’ve begun rolling out Google Play Protect which was originally announced at I/O 2017. Essentially a part of the company’s existing security... Read more
Hisense announces the Rock Lite
The Hisense Rock smartphone might not be the best specced smartphone on the planet but it is one of the few rugged one available in South Africa. Clearly it must have garnered quite a fair amount of interest because Hisense has announced that they will be bringing the Rock... Read more
Great smartphones for under R1500 (the updated list)
Having a smartphone that can send SMSs, WhatsApp messages, connect you to Facebook and allow you to Snapchat (or use Instagram Stories) is vital in the 21st century, the problem is that most smartphones can cost a small fortune. If your budget is tight but you’re in need of... Read more
Nokia smartphones to feature ZEISS optics
Do you remember the Nokia N90? It was the first time we saw a Nokia handset with Carl Zeiss optics, essentially the forerunner of the camera / smartphone partnerships we see today, including Huawei and Leica as well as Motorola and Hasselblad. Fast forward to 2017 where we see... Read more
Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 had the potential to be the best phone of 2016, and then it started exploding. Samsung’s approach to dealing with the issue across the globe has to be commended for the swift, honest way it was handled, however the company encountered an unexpected issue when recalling... Read more
Find Wi-Fi With Facebook
Last week saw Facebook rolling out a feature called “Find Wi-Fi”, which does exactly what the name says. It lets you find wi-fi everywhere in the world on either an iPhone or an Android. The company launched Find Wi-Fi in a handful of countries last year and they say that... Read more
Samsung Adds Another Colour Option For The Galaxy S8
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ are already available in a range of colours in South Africa, namely Maple Gold, Orchid Gray and Midnight Black. Arctic Silver and Coral Blue were the 2 additional colours available in select regions (South Africa not being one of them). If you’re based in... Read more
Nokia Makes A Welcome Return To SA
Nokia is one of the most well known and loved brands in the world. Just hearing the name brings back memories of a simpler time when the world was less reliant on technology and when phones could last a month on a single charge. After many years absence – let’s... Read more
The Best High-End Alternatives To Samsung’s Galaxy S8
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ currently reign supreme as the best Android powered handsets in South Africa, but if it’s not quite the ideal device for you, here are a few alternative flagship smartphones to consider: LG G6: Cost – From R9699.00 LG makes great phones, the G4 and... Read more