Reviews


We review and compare the hottest gadgets

22 May, 2015
The network benefits of iD from Carphone Warehouse - the exciting new mobile network that puts you in control. Find out more.
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21 May, 2015
We asked one of The Lowdown’s reviewers to hand over their smartphone and see what it’s like to live with the new Sony Xperia M4 Aqua.
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13 May, 2015
We all love a gadget or two, so we've put together a list of our favourite shiny things for you to crave in the months ahead.
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8 May, 2015
This week, one of our trusted reviewers has been using the new LG G4 to see what it’s like to live with every day. Here’s what they thought.
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7 May, 2015
An in-depth review of the Huawei P8, the Chinese giant's new flagship smartphone. We were pretty impressed by this phone, so read all about it here.
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30 April, 2015
The LG G4 looks like a worthy rival to the Galaxy S6 and One M9. Here are some of the unique things that make it great.
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29 April, 2015
We asked one of our reviewers to spend five days with the new Moto E 2015, and this is how they found that magical Motorola week.
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22 April, 2015
We've got our hands on the Microsoft Band, and we've given it a quick once over to give you an idea of what it's like. Full review coming soon.
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13 April, 2015
We asked one of our reviewers to trade in their Moto 360 smartwatch, in place of the Sony SmartWatch 3. This is what they thought.
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1 April, 2015
One of The Lowdown's trusted reviewers has spent a week with the recently announced Microsoft Lumia 640, and this is what they thought.
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30 March, 2015
We've given one of our trusted reviewers the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge to use for a week to find out what it's like in the real world. Here's what he thought.
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25 March, 2015
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and HTC One M9 are two of the year's best phones. So we've pitted them against each other to see how they compare.
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23 March, 2015
We've finally got our mitts on the HTC One M9, following its announcement at Mobile World Congress. This is what's new and what you can expect.
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23 March, 2015
The HTC One Mini 2 is now available so we’ve answered some of the most frequently asked questions about this new phone.
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23 March, 2015
LG has produced something eye-catching in the G Flex 2 with its self-healing back. We went hands on to see if it can back up this unique features.
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21 May, 2015
This week, we asked one of The Lowdown’s trusted reviewers to hand over their smartphone...
12 March, 2015
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8 May, 2015
We asked one of our trusted reviewers to see what the LG G4 is like to live with,...
13 May, 2015
We all love gadgets, so we've put together a list of our favourite shiny things for...
11 May, 2015

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20 May, 2015
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23 March, 2015
Looking for an upgrade? This is what you need to know