Could Apple be set to discontinue the iPhone X?

Could Apple be set to discontinue the iPhone X?
The iPhone X has been Apple's flagship phone since last year, with its almost bezel-less screen, distinctive notch and hefty price tag all turning heads. But when the brand launches its next set of devices later this year, could the handset be set for the axe?This is the suggestion of a new report from analyst Bluefin Research Partners, but it doesn't signal failure for the…

Folding Samsung set to break cover in January – report

Folding Samsung set to break cover in January – report
One of the most anticipated upcoming phones is surely the much-promised folding handset from Korean manufacturer Samsung. In a world where almost every maker is offering variations on the theme of the familiar shiny rectangle, the arrival of the Galaxy X could be a major shakeup for the sector.But while we're still officially in the dark about when we'll finally get to see the folding…

Camera company Light plans nine-lens smartphone design

Camera company Light plans nine-lens smartphone design
Ever since cameras became a core feature of the mobile experience, manufacturers and designers have been competing to find new ways to deliver better image quality, with the introduction of additional lenses becoming a common way of achieving this.Multi-lens setups have quickly become a standard feature on flagship smartphones, with handsets like the HTC U12 Plus incorporating dual-lens arrays on both the front and rear…

Gaming-focused Razer Phone hits Australia

Gaming-focused Razer Phone hits Australia
Australian mobile gamers can now purchase the Razer Phone, a new Android smartphone that's been optimised to deliver the best possible gaming performance.The first ever smartphone from Razer - a brand usually known for premium peripherals and accessories for PC gamers - was originally announced last year, but has now become available in Australia for the first time, with JB Hi-Fi selling the device for…

Oppo confirms early July launch for R15 and R15 Pro in Australia

Oppo confirms early July launch for R15 and R15 Pro in Australia
Oppo recently caught the attention of the global press with the unveiling of its all-screen Find X smartphone, but Australian consumers have been well aware of the Chinese brand's commitment to quality smartphones for a number of years now.The company has now announced that it will be expanding its Australian mobile range further in the coming weeks with the launch of the R15 and R15…

Alcatel to launch four affordable smartphones this August

Alcatel to launch four affordable smartphones this August
Alcatel has always been one of the most reliable suppliers of capable yet affordable smartphones for the Australian market, and the company is now looking to build on that by launching four new handsets later this year.The Alcatel 1C, 1, 1X and 3V will all hit stores in August and retail for less than $200, meaning users can expect to receive many of the best…

New reports confirm design overhaul for Google Pixel 3

New reports confirm design overhaul for Google Pixel 3
Google's next generation of Pixel smartphones have been the subject of much discussion over the last few months, with rumours suggesting they are likely to reinvent the Pixel formula in a number of important ways.Reports emerging over the last few days have added further credence to this assumption, providing evidence that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be adopting the "notch" design principle…

Samsung ‘readying high-spec foldable Galaxy X smartphone’

Samsung ‘readying high-spec foldable Galaxy X smartphone’
The concept of the folding smartphone is one that's been talked about a lot recently, with all sorts of rumours flying around about which manufacturer will be the first to release a truly foldable phone.If the latest reports are to be believed, then Samsung looks set to be the company to reach this milestone first, with plans in the offing for a new device -…