We decided to take an extended look at two of the biggest camera-centric smartphones this season; Apple's iPhone 5S and the Sony Xperia Z1, from a photographer’s point of view. How do the two of them fare when pitted against each other? The results are a little surprising.
HTC wants to change people's perception of mid-range and entry-level devices with the Desire 601, which comes with a spoonful of premium features from its One flagship devices at a very affordable price. Is the HTC Desire 601 the ultimate value smartphone for everyone?
An oddity in the smartphone world, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom combines an S4 Mini with the capabilities of a digital compact. But does this work out? Join us as we put the camera aspect of the phone to the test.
While it may look like just an excuse for some cross-promotional advertising with Nestle, Google's latest Android update, 4.4 KitKat, represents a shift towards a cleaner design and an inclusionary attitude that will let it run well on almost any Android device. We take a closer look at some of its best features.
ASUS impressed us with the 5-inch version of its eccentric phone-in-tablet PadFone Infinity device when it launched earlier this year. Less than six months later and the Taiwanese company is releasing a new and improved version. We find out if it's worth the upgrade.
ASUS today launched a slew of products that range from desktops to phones, with a heavy emphasis on "transformation". One such product that embodies the transformation theme is the ASUS Transformer Book Trio, which transforms into a desktop, notebook or tablet. Read on to find out more about the launch!
We take a closer look at Nokia's latest 6-inch smartphones, the Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320.
The Apple iPhone 5C is meant to be a colorful replacement model of the iPhone 5. Sporting a new polycarbonate body, a slightly larger battery and support for more 4G LTE bands, is the iPhone 5C worth the price tag it is commanding? Let's find out in this review.
HTC finally jumps on the phablet bandwagon with its new 5.9-inch One Max. Besides sporting the signature design language of the One, the One Max is also the first recent Android phone to be equipped with a fingerprint sensor. More importantly, how does the HTC One Max fare against the current phablets? Join us as we share our updated findings.
The Sony Xperia Z1 will be available with a two-year contract at all three telcos. Want to know which telco offers the best deal? Read on to find out more.
Bugged by battery drain problems on your iOS device after installing iOS 7? Fret not as we have compiled a list of tips to achieve longer battery life.
At a special event exclusively for HardwareZone members only, a total of 50 lucky individuals were given the special privilege to test drive the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 ahead of its launch in Singapore.
BlackBerry recently added a new member to its BlackBerry 10 family of devices - the Z30. It sports the largest display and battery ever on a BlackBerry device. Check out our initial impressions of it at BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013 in Hong Kong.
The iPhone 5S may look the same as its predecessor, but what it lacks in design innovation, it makes up for in hardware, with a new 64-bit A7 processor, biometric fingerprint sensor, M7 motion coprocessor and dual warm/cold LED flash. But are these enough to make the 5S a must-have upgrade? We find out.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will be available with a two-year contract at all three telcos. Want to know which telco offers the best deal? Read on to find out more.
For the first time in recent memory, Samsung is facing very fierce competition in the product category it has created three years ago. Is the Galaxy Note 3 still the best phablet to get this year? We find out in this review.
It's an iPhone weekend as people snap up the new iPhone 5S and 5C, while everyone else downloads the new iOS 7. We have everything you need to know about Apple's latest right here.
Both the contract-free and 2-year contract prices for Apple's iPhone 5S and 5C have been announced. Here's what you need to know before you purchase the new iPhones.
HTC downsizes its One flagship to a 4.3-inch model called the One mini. Sporting the same aluminium chassis, UltraPixel rear camera and BoomSound speakers, can the HTC One mini take on the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini? Let's find out in this review.
LG's latest flagship smartphone, the 5.2-inch Full-HD G2 (LG is dropping the Optimus moniker) has an unusual unique feature - all of its buttons are on the back. Will this unconventional layout be the future of smartphone design? Find out in our review!