The Nokia Lumia 925 is a subtle but meaningful update of what was - literally until a few days ago - the company's top smartphone offering. While designers and engineers were busy fixing the Lumia 920, the guys next door produced a louder bang with the Lumia 1020. Still, the Lumia 920 was in many ways the flagship that really showed the company ... Читать дальше
Can a mid-range Android handset possibly be the fastest smartphone in existence? Yes, apparently, but there's a catch. Introduced back in February during MWC, the Huawei Ascend P2 is marketed as the fastest LTE phone money can buy, with its support for 150Mbps peak download speeds. That is not the first thing that comes to mind when one picks up ... Читать дальше
Обзор. Phone Arena, автор: Nick T.
The good: The HTC Butterfly S boasts a 3,200mAh battery and a half day of uptime, a powerful processor, and a brilliant screen. Its camera performs well in low light, and a microSD card slot offers the option of adding more storage. The bad: The glossy plastic materials of the HTC Butterfly S lead to lots of fingerprint smudges, and the phone ... Читать дальше
The good: Nokia's Lumia 925 has a sleek, slim, partially aluminum build. Its camera takes great shots, especially in low light conditions, and the LTE smartphone comes in at an affordable price. The bad: The Lumia 925 is a little wide and squat, and sharp corners diminish handheld comfort. T-Mobile's version has 16GB of storage instead of 32GB. ... Читать дальше
The good: The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 features a lightweight and compact design for a 10-inch tablet. Its screen is impressively bright, and a 64GB storage expansion option is always an appreciated extra. The bad: The "hit-box" for the capacitive menu and back buttons is too large, and errant touches are common. Performance is slow when quickly ... Читать дальше
Lookie here, it turns out Nokia isn't the only company churning out Windows phones, as Samsung is reminding us that it too knows how to handle those live tiles. With a phone destined to grace Sprint's late-summer line-up, Samsung is gearing up to launch what may be considered the US version of its current Windows Phone 8 flagship, the ATIV S. ... Читать дальше
Предобзор. Phone Arena, автор: Ray S.
NEC's latest effort for the U.S. market is the Terrain, a rugged Android smartphone that offers push-to-talk and a full QWERTY keyboard. Here is Phone Scoop's full review. Form Is It Your Type The NEC Terrain is fairly unique in today's smartphone market: It’s rugged, it runs Android, it includes push-to-talk, and it has a full QWERTY keyboard. If ... Читать дальше
Обзор. Phone Scoop, автор: Eric M. Zeman