Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – Review 1 Week Later + Camera Showcase 

After one week with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, this is my detailed review so far with a few tips and a camera showcase. Also I have embedded a few other photos above and below from the Note 8.  The above shot was edited on the Note 8 using a Bixby voice assistant. I asked … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – Review 1 Week Later + Camera Showcase 

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – High Speed Camera Action Shots featuring Sophie

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has many camera modes, including its own portrait type mode, called Live Focus. But sometimes you just want to take a quick photo as you suddenly see some incredible action. Fortunately, a double press of the power button, and holding down the on screen shutter button is a really quick … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – High Speed Camera Action Shots featuring Sophie

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review – 48 hours later – The Highs & Lows plus more camera shots

So 48 hours later using the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, here is my initial review. But it is also 48 hours without my iPhone 7 Plus/Apple Watch combo. I have been incredibly used to using iOS as my main phone for over a year despite reviewing many android phones.  Having used iOS and other … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review – 48 hours later – The Highs & Lows plus more camera shots

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – First Impressions of the Dual OIS Rear Cameras with Samples of Zoom Quality

So my Samsung Galaxy Note 8 arrived yesterday and I have installed circa 120 apps and a selection of games. At the moment, the hardware is superb, but the software is a dog compared to the elegance of iOS 11 on my iPhone 7 Plus. However, I have not spent anywhere near enough time in … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – First Impressions of the Dual OIS Rear Cameras with Samples of Zoom Quality

Has Apple lost the plot – iPhone 5C 8gb vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Windows Phone

Yesterday Apple quietly launched the iPhone 5C with only 8gb of storage at a cost of £429. Clove Technology sells the Samsung Note 3 for £433.20 which is a comparable price. In this article I am going to show how Apple has totally lost the plot by comparing the 5C to the Note 3. Of … Continue reading Has Apple lost the plot – iPhone 5C 8gb vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Windows Phone

Samsung Note 3, Galaxy Gear and Fiio E18 Portable USB DAC/Amp – home entertainment

Just thought I would share a use for the above 3 pieces of hardware. My Note 3 is streaming music from Google Play Music. The Note 3 is connected via USB , using its USB Audio digital out connection to the Fiio E18. The Fiio E18 translates the digital signal from the Note 3 and … Continue reading Samsung Note 3, Galaxy Gear and Fiio E18 Portable USB DAC/Amp – home entertainment

Samsung Galaxy S9 Duos – The Two Week Experiment

The Samsung Galaxy S9 was released back in March this year. I had the larger S9+ which was good to use. Battery life was poor though. So 4 months later, has all the firmwares made the S9 a formiddable device. Well, one thing that hasn’t changed, the battery life is still shockingly poor. The S9 … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S9 Duos – The Two Week Experiment

Samsung Galaxy S9+ New Firmware hits UK devices – Full details

A new firmware for the Samsung Galaxy S9+ is now live and available to download in the UK. This is the second firmware update for the S9+. The firmware is 317mb and whilst Samsung note that call quality has been improved and also the quality of the wallpapers, there are many performance and bug fixes. … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S9+ New Firmware hits UK devices – Full details

Samsung Galaxy S9+ – First Thoughts and More

Samsung announced the Galaxy S9 and S9+ just over a week ago now and since that time I have been evaluating the new flagship. Quite a fair amount of content has been shared by major websites, and whilst some of that, not all, is either biased or non committal it still is possible to read … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S9+ – First Thoughts and More

Google Daydream View & Samsung Gear VR (Note 8) Reviews & Comparison – The Ultimate Shootout

Welcome to my reviews of the new Google Daydream View VR Handset and the upgraded Samsung Gear VR which now fits the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Google Daydream View Key Features – Headset – Dimensions Length 167.8 mm x Width 117.1 mm x Height 100.2 mm – Weight 261 g – Material Lightweight fabric – … Continue reading Google Daydream View & Samsung Gear VR (Note 8) Reviews & Comparison – The Ultimate Shootout

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ – Hands on Experience

A few days ago I got to spend some time with the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ along with a Samsung representative. Last week I provided my initial impressions following Samsung’s launch, “Link to S8 and S8+ First Thoughts” , so now that I have seen the new phones in person have my opinions … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ – Hands on Experience