Archive for September, 2011

HTC budget Explorer Android phone coming to Three


As a replacement to the HTC Wildfire S

Mobile phone network Three has made public they will be carrying the low cost HTC Explorer handset, when the phone arrives later on this year.

Vodafone starts new reward loyalty programme for pay as you go customers


With vouchers and points

Mobile phone network Vodafone has launched the Freebee Rewardz, which is set to deliver varied rewards every time a Vodafone prepay phone is topped up – with high-street discounts to mystery prizes.

HTC launches low cost Android Explorer mobile phone


As their cheapest ever handset

Taiwanese mobile phone manufacturer High Tech Computer Corporation has unveiled the budget feature based HTC Explorer handset, which is set to be their most affordable phone to date.

Three offers unlimited data allowance to all tariffs

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For just £3

Mobile phone network Three has extended their truly unlimited mobile broadband data allowance, to encompass all of their mobile phone contracts and not just two of them – for an extra £3 a month.

Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5 Mango now available for existing Windows Phone 7 mobile phone owners


To download and install

Seattle based software developers Microsoft has started to deploy their very latest Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’ operating system to mobile phones that shipped with the first version of Windows Phone 7.

Samsung launches second Windows Phone 7 mobile phone and first Mango handset


At the same time and in the same device

South Korean electronics company Samsung has announced the Omnia W, their first official Windows Phone 7.5 ‘Mango’ mobile and only their second handset to run the latest Microsoft mobile phone operating system.

Samsung sells 10 million Galaxy S II mobile phones

Samsung (Hi Res) Around the planet

Consumer electronics giant Samsung has announced its flagship Android Galaxy S II handset has reached ten million sales worldwide, since the device began shipping in April this year.

Huawei launches Honor smartphone with three day battery


And 4-inch screen, with 1.4GHz CPU

Popular manufacturer of Orange and Vodafone mobile phones Huawei has unveiled the Honor handset, with a large screen, fast processor and a long, long battery life.

ZTE Skate mobile phone AKA Orange Monte Carlo on sale tomorrow for £219


And without being tied to Orange

On-line mobile phone reseller Clove has announced the ZTE flagship Skate handset will be available to buy on Tuesday 27th of September, for under £220 and without any Orange branding whatsoever.

Weekly Newsletter – 23rd September

The week started with Sky Go reaching a million downloads, the Motorola Atrix mobile phone dropped in price, whilst Carphone Warehouse and Nokia got a new direction by teaming up with One Direction.