Review looks at easy-to-view budget LG model

One of the latest phones from LGmobile could be useful for consumers with impaired vision, it has been suggested.The South Korean manufacturer's KF300 model was put to the test by Sandra Vogel of the Trusted Reviews website recently - who said although it was clearly an entry-level device, it did have features that would be useful to some.Described as surprisingly lightweight, she explained that by…

Mobile ads ‘will advance with better handsets’

Developments in phone handsets will help to drive advances in mobile advertising, according to one expert.Andrew Lim, UK Web Media's editorial director, said the two sectors go "hand-in-hand" and that the advertising should continue to move forwards as handset technology becomes increasingly sophisticated.He pointed to the Apple iPhone and other application-heavy devices as providing a "real possibility to advertise" in the future.However, Mr Lim suggested…

Vodafone announces roaming rate scrappage

Vodafone UK customers will not have to pay any additional roaming charges while on holiday in Europe between June 1st and August 30th.The mobile phone network revealed yesterday (May 14th) that people visiting any of more than 35 countries on the continent will be able to make calls and send text and picture messages for the same price as back home.Ian Shephard, Vodafone UK's consumer…

LG Viewty Smart has ‘significant upgrades’

The new Viewty Smart mobile phone is much more advanced than its predecessor, according to manufacturer LG.Launching the LG-GC900 handset this week, the company said it had "significantly upgraded" a number of the device's software and hardware features to improve the user's experience.The eight-megapixel phone is now one the smallest of its kind in the marketplace, with 12.4 mm thickness and a weight of 102…

Updated C905 ‘should be applauded’

Sony Ericsson has made a number of improvements to one of its most popular mobile phones that "should all be applauded", a new review states.An article for 3g.co.uk states the manufacturer had a great deal of success with the original C905 and its replacement should impress lovers of the original.The eight-megapixel cameraphone was one of the first to emerge on the market alongside models such…

Latest phone from Motorola ‘ideal for active users’

Motorola has followed up its ROKR, RAZR and Aura devices with a new model that targets users who are constantly on-the-go.The latest phone goes by the name of the Moto W7 Active and incorporates a host of features that could make it a great purchase for those looking to keep fit who are currently recycling mobile phones.It is claimed that with a motion-enabled 3G1 sensor…

O2 gives Joggler £6m marketing boost

Families looking to recycle mobilephones may find O2's new advertising campaign a little tempting.The network has announced a multi-platform marketing drive that aims to show households the many benefits of one of its latest organisational devices - the O2 Joggler.From May 18th, consumers in the UK will see the new gadget popping up on cinema and TV screens as well as online and in print…

Latest phones ‘could benefit from new headset’

Those recycling mobile phones to buy a new Bluetooth headset may be interested in a recent article for the Trusted Reviews website.In a piece for the online gadget news portal, Niall Magennis looks at the Bluetrek Duo Stereo device and suggests the gadget could be an essential purchase for those who like their music on the go.He states although many people are faced with the…