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6 things all new phone owners do
14 November, 2017
Here are six things that all new smartphone owners do. When you've got that new phone feeling, they're hard to resist.
How to kick a bad smartphone habit
29 August, 2017
We take a look at how you can up your smartphone etiquette. Our top ten simple rules will quickly have you on the straight and narrow...
Introducing Wileyfox at Carphone Warehouse
2 June, 2017
If you're in the market for a new Android smartphone, that's packed with features an comes with an affordable price tag, meet Wileyfox...
Then vs now: What's changed in three years?
16 May, 2017
We take a quick look at three smartphone manufacturers, and how much things have changed in the past three years - 2015 v 2018...
18 years of the camera phone
11 June, 2015
Today we're celebrating the coming of age of the camera phone, it's old enough to by itself a drink now. Here's a look at how far the technology has come.
Crazy Smartphone Stress Tests
14 April, 2015
If you want to see people going to extreme lengths to test their new phones, you’re in luck. We've got the best crazy smartphone stress tests around.
1 March, 2015
The Lowdown is Carphone Warehouse's dedicated blog site, bringing you accurate and impartial technology news, reviews and advice...
Most anticipated smartphones of 2018
5 January, 2018
The flagship phone we're most looking forward to...
What do the symbols on my screen mean?
28 March, 2018
Find out what all the symbols on your phone screen actually mean...
How to fix a mobile internet connection
3 February, 2017
If you're having problems with your mobile internet connection, here are some tips...
The best TV streaming boxsets of 2018
29 January, 2018
Unmissable shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu...
Data test: How much is 1GB?
1 June, 2017
Those videos that automatically play on Facebook and Twitter could be pushing you...
5 ways to save a bundle on your energy bill
29 January, 2018
Some tips to help you use less energy, and save some cash...
How do I keep my mobile number?
10 October, 2016
Here's how to make sure you're never without your number...
Screen resolution explained: Quad HD vs 4K
2 October, 2016
What's the real difference between 4K, Quad HD, Full HD and 2K?
The 6 best camera phones
18 May, 2017
Whether you're a selfie lover or a fully-fledged photographer, these are the best...
How to upgrade your phone
1 February, 2017
Are you looking to upgrade to a new phone? This is what you need to know...