Is Amazon’s SmartPhone on Fire or is it Just an Ember? Fire Phone Full Review
Sep01

Is Amazon’s SmartPhone on Fire or is it Just an Ember? Fire Phone Full Review

After a few years of rumour and speculation Amazon finally made good on its promise to bring a smartphone device to the market. This summer, and in typical Amazon style they brought that device with a twist dynamic perspective. The question remains is Amazon's foray into the smartphone arena worth your hard earned money? It really depends on what you are looking for out of a smartphone. Find out if it's for you in the full review...

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ZTE debuts the Nubia 5s Mini LTE in the US
Aug20

ZTE debuts the Nubia 5s Mini LTE in the US

Chinese companies do not get much success in the US despite doing great business in Asia, so much so that many brands do not launch devices in Western regions. ZTE is making the rare move of rolling out a new mid-range handset today, the Nubia 5s Mini LTE, a smartphone that comes with a good all-round package and according to ZTE a unique selling point. The Chinese giant claims that the Nubia 5s Mini LTE is the only smartphone that...

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Amazon’s Fire Phone First Impressions
Aug07

Amazon’s Fire Phone First Impressions

A few days back I got the new Amazon Fire Phone in the mail to demo from AT&T and while I haven't used it enough to do a full review I will give you an overall impression of this device right now. Let's dive in to head shall we?  Let's start with the hardware on this device. While some reviewers knock it for being "uninspired" I rather like it. It has got some weight to it and feels sturdy in the hand, while the back is glass,...

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Unboxing of the Amazon Fire Phone
Aug01

Unboxing of the Amazon Fire Phone

About a month ago tech giant Amazon peaked my curiosity with its first foray into the mobile hardware market, the Fire Phone.  With its 13mp camera and its main feature Dynamic Perspective I couldn't wait to get my hands on one.  Well today while I was having my morning coffee as it arrived. I got my tripod and camera out so we can open the package from AT&T together.      While it's known for its Dynamic Perspective...

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Here’s why the Amazon Fire Phone is expensive
Jul29

Here’s why the Amazon Fire Phone is expensive

When Amazon launched its Fire Phone, the company's first smartphone, earlier this month, there was a lot of confusion as to why the handset cost so much. Sure, this is a flagship device with some cool new tech (3D screen anyone?) but ultimately the device goes against Amazon's previous hardware model of selling affordable products to get consumers into the wider ecosystem. Or that is at least how it first appears. The Fire Phone costs...

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