Reviews

Review: Samsung Galaxy S7

Introduction and designThe Samsung Galaxy S7 finds itself in a slightly tricky situation. Samsung needed a big win from the Galaxy S6 in 2015, which it got after reinventing the design of its flags…

Review: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

Introduction, design and screenThe Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is a phone I’d hate to make. The predecessor was a multi-award winning phone, simply because it packed all the power of the ‘no…

Review: Asus ZenFone Zoom

Introduction, design and displayThere have been huge advancements in the lens technology found in today’s smartphones, but it’s still commonly the low point of the experience. The Asus …

Review: Fairphone 2

Introduction and featuresIn today’s smartphone climate it makes a change to see something different – and whatever else the Fairphone 2 is, it’s certainly different. Built with su…

Review: Stan

Introduction, Setup and InterfaceUPDATE: Information about Stan’s features and playback settings added – details below!Now that Australians have spent some time with Stan, it’s ti…

Review: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Introduction, design and displayLumia flagships are a rare breed, not just in terms of new models, but on the street as well. Almost four years have passed since the Lumia 900 line began, and a lot…

Hands-on review: MWC 2016: LG Stylus 2

The LG Stylus 2 offers up a big screen, stylus and medium-low tier specs as it looks to undercut Samsung’s Galaxy Note series by hitting those who don’t have deep pockets.It replaces th…