Keeping up to date with the latest smartphones
The world of mobile technology never sleeps, with new devices being released all the time. Here you’ll be able to keep up to date with all the latest and greatest handsets as they appear on the shelves.
Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+
The Galaxy S9’s revolutionary main camera features a dual aperture, which adapts like the human eye to take stunning pictures in all sorts of conditions - especially in the dark. You’ll also be able to shoot fantastic super slow-mo videos at 960 frames per second.
Elsewhere, the iconic Infinity Display is back in all its glory. The curved, end-to-end 5.8-inch screen looks amazing.
If you go for the Galaxy S9+, you get a bigger 6.2-inch display and an extra rear 12MP camera, with a 2x telephoto lens for zooming in closer to your subject.
Interested? You can order the Samsung Galaxy S9or S9+ from Carphone Warehouse.
The P20's metal and glass design looks fantastic, and the 5.8” FullView HD+ display is full of bright colour and detail.
Photography on the P20 is really something special. Not just because it has a 20MP and 12MP dual lens camera, but because of the AI technology that's onboard. It understands the subject of your photo in real time, and automatically adjusts it settings to capture the perfect shot.
Interested? You can order the Huawei P20 from Carphone Warehouse.
iPhone X is the tenth anniversary smartphone from Apple. It's packed with incredible features, including an edge-to-edge 5.8-inch Super Retina Display, a camera with a larger and faster 12MP sensor, and intelligent Face ID security.
You can buy iPhone X here.
A new glass design on both sides of iPhone 8 means you can charge it wirelessly through Apple’s AirPower. This stunning smartphone also features a 4.7-inch Retina HD display, and is certified as IP68 - meaning it's protected against water and dust.
You can buy iPhone 8 here.
Sony Xperia XZ2
The flagship Xperia XZ2 is Sony’s most immersive smartphone yet. With the new dynamic vibration system, you’ll be able to feel the action through your fingertips – taking games, movies and music to the next level.
The XZ2 is also the loudest Xperia phone ever, beating the XZ1 by a massive 20%. Take amazing photos with the high-resolution 19MP camera, shoot incredible 4K videos, and slow everything down with super slow-mo video.
If you’d like to make the Sony Xperia XZ2 your next phone, you can register your interest on the Carphone Warehouse website.
Google Pixel 2
Google Pixel 2 is an amazing smartphone, boasting what independent image quality measurers, DxOMark, are calling the best smartphone camera ever. You can squeeze the sides of the handset to summon Google Assistant. Enjoy super-speed charging with the USB Type-C port. And there’s unlimited high-res image and video storage available with Google Photos.
Pixel 2 comes in two sizes, the smaller with a 5-inch Full HD display, and the XL version boasting a 6-inch Quad HD panel.
You can buy the Pixel 2 here.
Samsung Galaxy Note8
The Samsung Galaxy Note8 is the biggest of the Galaxy family, with a 6.3-inch Quad HD infinity display, dual lens 12MP camera, and redesigned S Pen, for a better on-screen writing experience than ever before.
The best thing about the infinity display is that it stretches over the entire face of the phone, meaning you can enjoy a bigger, more immersive experience, without having to deal with a giant device.
You can buy the Samsung Galaxy Note8 here.
Huawei Mate 10 Pro
The Mate 10 Pro is a big and powerful smartphone with a huge 6-inch display. The dual lens 20MP and 12MP camera has been created with help from photography legends Leica, giving you pin-sharp photography and the ability to shoot video in 4K resolution. Elsewhere, there's an enormous 4,000mAh batery with enough power to keep you going all day and into the night.
You can buy the Huawei Mate 10 Pro here.
The super-slim LG V30 is an incredible looking phone, with a 6-inch 2:1 ratio display dominating the face, leaving just two slim bezels at the top and bottom. The Quad HD+ resolution gives you brilliant picture quality in everything you do, and the dual lens rear camera has a super-wide aperture of f/1.6. This means the Crystal Clear lens can let in loads of light, to give you bright and colourful photos.
You can buy the LG V30 here.
The 8 is the best Android-powered Nokia smartphone to date. It has a 5.3-inch Quad HD display, a powerful dual lens Carl Zeiss 13MP camera, and OZO audio recording tech. This lets you pinpoint what sound is recorded in your videos - so if you’re videoing an act on stage, you’ll easily be able to muffle any distracting chatter from the audience.
You can buy the Nokia 8 here.
HTC's 'squeezeable' smartphone has pressure-sensitive sides, letting you perform tasks and commands by simple giving is a squeeze. The technology is called Edge Sense, and is great for taking selfies without having to fiddle with on-screen buttons. The handset also features a 5.5-inch Quad HD display, incredible 12MP camera and a huge 16MP UltraPixel front-facing lens.
To order the HTC U11 right now, follow this link.
LG’s G6 has a massive Quad HD display, measuring 5.7-inches from corner to corner. It offers a new aspect ratio now, too, which means it’s taller than your average screen – perfect for watching movies when put in landscape mode.
The impressive display is one thing, but the 13MP dual lens camera around the back shouldn’t be overlooked. When using both lenses together, you can capture 125-degree photos – which is about the same width as the human eye’s vision.
To order the LG G6 right now, follow this link.
The BlackBerry Motion is a great-looking device, featuring a large 5.5-inch Full HD display, sturdy brushed metal edges, and a soft-touch patterned back. The 12MP large pixel camera gives you loads of shooting options, from panorama to slow-mo video. There are also 19 pre-installed filters to give your photos a creative edge.
You can buy the BlackBerry Motion here.
Samsung Galaxy J3 and J5 (2017)
Samsung's J series smartphones have built a reputation for offering a near-premium experience at an affordable price. Both the J3 and J5 have been beautifully designed, and feature Samsung's latest camera technology.
If you'd like to order your own you can buy the Galaxy J3 (2017) here, and buy the Galaxy J5 (2017) here.
Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 (2017)
Samsung’s most recent additions to the Galaxy A family are the A3 and A5 (2017). Both phones have seen a refreshing design update, not to mention hardware upgrades in the camera department.
Make sure you check out our video above to get a closer look at both smartphones.
If you’d like to order your own you can buy the Galaxy A3 (2017) here, and buy the Galaxy A5 (2017) here.
We'll be regularly updating this article with the latest devices, and if there are any other smartphones you’d like to see or hear about, let us know in the comments below.