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Both Samsung and Xiaomi are expected to launch their latest flagship device sometime in the coming weeks. For the past few months, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Xiaomi Mi5 are at the center of a lot of rumours on the Web. Let’s now compare these two high-end flagships based...
MTN Uganda has partnered with Fero Mobile to launch an entry-level smartphone onto the market that will enable more Ugandans to get connected to the internet. The handset has been made available at the start of the festive season; at a time considered for gifting. It is the perfect...
Battery life is one of the most important things to consider when buying a new smartphone. Samuel Cris Ayo, Devices Service Manager, Huawei Uganda insists that how you use your smartphone greatly determines its battery life. Big, bright screens, 3G/4G,GPS, Wi-Fi, NFC, and Bluetooth modes enabled makes your battery run...
Believe it or not, your smartphone is literally of no use without internet connectivity. Millennials have become addicted to Snapchating, Instagraming, Facebooking and Tweeting (not in that order), while cloud storage has picked up popularity and more & more people have become inclined to use streaming apps like YouTube...
 A new report from in the latest Snapchat security snafu indicates that the iOS version of the popular messaging app is susceptible to denial-of-service attacks that can freeze or crash a user's phone. This was revealed by Spanish security researcher Jaime Sanchez who detailed the flaw in a blog post, explaining that...
Itel it1516 Plus is an entry level focused smartphone just like the Itel it1520, offering users a 5000 mAh battery which I might say can at least offer a long battery life for your mobile use. Itel it1516 Plus comes with a reverse charge feature, meaning it can act as a...
Are you a user of WhatsApp on any Android device? you should be careful about what you talk about or share on the instant messaging app. Using a few scripts and a rogue app, anyone can peer into your chat logs and see what you talk about with your friends. This has...
A few weeks ago I picked up a catalog from an MTN  service center while i waited for my sim card to be replaced. As is the norm, I flipped through the pages of the catalog absent-mindedly until I heard my queue number being called over the intercom (they do...
After thorough testing, here’s our review on the Huawei P9 Lite. Hardware The Huawei P9 was the first time the P-series went with a full metal body, the P series before the P8 had a metal frame and a polycarbonate back, just like the P9 Lite does. PC Tech managed to land on...
Launched in January 2017, the itel S31 is the latest in the itel S-series where the 'S' stands for selfie, succeeding the itel S11, and is available for sale in authorized itel dealers globally in Black, Rose Gold, and Champagne Gold color variants. Spec-wise, the phablet is an Android flagship with...