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How to use Android Tap & Go
1 June, 2017
Got a new Android smartphone, and can't wait to get started with it? Using Tap and Go will make the process as streamlined as possible
Living with PRIV by BlackBerry
22 November, 2015
What’s the world’s first Android powered BlackBerry like?
Essential apps for your Android phone
27 May, 2015
Looking for some new apps to spice up your smartphone and make life that little bit easier? Look no further, here are our suggestions
Living with the Moto E (2015)
29 April, 2015
This week, we asked one of The Lowdown’s trusted reviewers to put down their Sony Xperia Z3 and see what it’s like to live with the new Moto E for five days. This is what they thought…
Living with the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
30 March, 2015
This week, we asked one of The Lowdown’s trusted reviewers to put down their OnePlus One and see what it’s like to live with the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge. After seven days with the new Galaxy, here’s what they thought…
4G Moto E announced
26 February, 2015
Motorola today announced the Moto E with a traditional Motorola design, and some nifty specs for a budget friendly price tag.
Which new Huawei P20 is for you?
29 March, 2018
The P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro are now on sale. Choose one...
What do the symbols on my screen mean?
28 March, 2018
Find out what all the symbols on your phone screen actually mean...
New Nokia phones: which is best for you?
20 April, 2018
Some great new Nokias are on the way. The choice is yours...
How to fix a mobile internet connection
3 February, 2017
If you're having problems with your mobile internet connection, here are some tips...
Data test: How much is 1GB?
1 June, 2017
Those videos that automatically play on Facebook and Twitter could be pushing you...
How do I keep my mobile number?
10 October, 2016
Here's how to make sure you're never without your number...
Phones we're looking forward to next in 2018
20 June, 2018
Look out for these new flagships in the second half of the year...
What can you do with 30GB data?
7 June, 2017
A closer look at some of the biggest data bundles available...
Screen resolution explained: Quad HD vs 4K
2 October, 2016
What's the real difference between 4K, Quad HD, Full HD and 2K?
How to upgrade your phone
1 February, 2017
Are you looking to upgrade to a new phone? This is what you need to know...