Browse Month: August 2008

Nokia N96 Confirmed Release Date by Vodafone UK

Vodafone have today confirmed that they will be launching the new Nokia N96 on their network on October 1st 2008, this is a long way off other retailers predictions but the network itself is usually a little bhind the independent retailers who import from Europe.

Nokia N96
Nokia N96

This is one amazing entertainment phone crammed packed with an abundance of features.

You can download and watch high quality videos on the stunning 2.8 inch display.

The phone comes with a whopping 16GB internal memory so you will never run out of space to store your favourite videos and pictures and if that’s not enough it has an external expandable memory card slot too.

The multimedia computer gives out great sound with built in 3D stereo speakers. Surf the net at your leisure with connection speeds of up to 3.5G or listen to your favourite music tracks – the Nokia N96 lets you do it all!

The N96 also comes with integrated A-GPS and Nokia Maps so you’ll never be lost again with this phone.

Another great bonus is its in built DVB – H technology meaning you can watch your favourite live tv shows on your phone. To top it off there is a 5 megapixel camera with auto focus so you’ll never miss those great shots.

The N96 is a smart, compact and cleverly designed phone. You won’t be disappointed with this phone… it does everything you’d expect and more…

Nokia N96 Deals


LG KC550 Orsay Silver Edition Launched on Orange UK

The new silver version of the LG KC550 has now been made available on Orange contract deals in the UK, originally launched on O2 just days ago the number of tariffs and packages available for the silver LG Orsay has now doubled making it easier than ever to find the deal that offer the right amount of free minutes and text to suit a users needs.

The LG KC550 Orsay in silver offres the exact same features, design and technology as the original black edition but swaps the exterior casing for a sleek silver.

LG KC550 Orsay in Silver
LG KC550 Orsay in Silver

The LG KC550 Orsay Silver heralds a new dawn for mobile gaming. With built-in motion sensors it boasts a Nintendo Wii style gaming system that is sure to have you hooked for hours. It’s built-in accelerometer helps with all the fun. The Orsay comes with a 5MP camera complete with Schneider-Kreuznach certified lens, autofocus, image stabiliser and a dedicated camera button to capture images quickly and easily. It can record video at 30 frames per second and using a TV output kit, can be played back on the big screen. Other features include, EDGE, GPRS, music player, Email, and browser.

5 Mega Pixel Camera

This LG KC550 Silver comes with a built in 5 mega pixel camera which enables you to take pictures while on the move. It’s great you only need to carry one device around with you.


This Silver LG KC550 Orsay has Bluetooth technology for voice and data. This means you can connect wirelessly with other Bluetooth enabled devices such as headsets, laptops and PDAs.

Music Player

Why carry a mobile phone and a digital music player around when you can carry both inside your LG Orsay Silver? We’re no longer talking about a couple of songs either! These days many mobile phones, (like this one) have large in-built memory and most allow for high capacity memory cards to be inserted, which means your journeys to work can be filled with song!

LG KC550 Silver Deals


Other LG Orsay Phones:

LG KC550

LG KC550 Pink


Samsung Omnia i900 8GB on Orange UK – SGH i900 Omnia

The latest touchscreen device from Samsung has now been launched on Orange in the UK, the Samsung i900 Omnia 8GB has joined the already released Samsung Omnia 16GB to complete the new PDA line up.

Samsung i900 Omnia 8GB
Samsung i900 Omnia 8GB

The Samsung Omnia is a beautifully crafted Touchscreen handset that is set to give the iPhone some real competition not only through its advanced touch interface technology but also its array of superb features. Omnia is latin for Everything and this handset certainly lives up to its billing.

In terms of performance the Samsung Omnia delivers on every level, a 5 Megapixel Camera – 3G HSDPA – WiFi – GPS and accelerometer are just some of the fantastic features crammed in to the Omnia’s sleek and sophisticated shell. It also includes a 624MHz Marvell PXA312 processor 128 MB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory that can be expanded through the MicroSD slot.

The Samsung i900 Omnia 8GB’s standout feature is the 3.2 inch Touchscreen that includes an optical mouse which makes navigation extremely simple. All this is incorporated in a aesthetically pleasing package with sleek contours that will no doubt get the Omnia noticed.

Samsung Omnia Deals


Other Samsung i900 Omnia Phones:

Samsung i900 Omnia 16GB

White Samsung Omnia

White Samsung Omnia 16GB


BLOG UPDATE: 07/09/08 – White Samsung Omnia on Vodafone

BLOG UPDATE: 11/09/08 – Samsung i900 Omnia on T-Mobile

BLOG UPDATE: 07/03/09 – 16 GB Samsung Omnia on Vodafone


Sony Xperia X1 Vodafone Release Date – Sony Ericsson X1

The UK network operator Vodafone have today confirmed a release date for the much anticipated Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 mobile phone, they claim that they will have their first stocks on 3rd October 2008.

This new smartphone from Sony Ericsson has generated a huge amount of blog posts and forum debates as to its precise release date, the fact is that independent retailers and dealerships will be offering the Sony X1 well before Vodafone finally release it.

Sony Ericsson Xperia X1
Sony Ericsson Xperia X1

The first smartphone by Sony Ericsson to run on the Windows Mobile 6.5 Professional operating system, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 is certain to be a hit with smartphone enthusiasts.

Boasting a wide-pitch Qwerty keyboard with an Arc sliding design, that means it curves when opened, a 3 inch TFT touchscreen with handwriting recognition and optical joystick navigation, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 is absolutely loaded with high quality features.

Get broadband internet with HSDPA 3G connections or utilise the phone’s WiFi capabilities when in hotspot areas.

Sony X1 in Silver
Sony X1 in Silver

Receive the latest news and sports updates with the RSS reader, gain instant email access with push email and see who’s talking to you with live video streaming.

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 comes with a very dignified 3.2 mega pixel camera with autofocus and inbuilt flash, windows media player with TrackID music recognition and an FM Radio with RDS support.

Then there’s the Advanced GPS satellite navigation system and with Windows Mobile you get applications such as Word, Excel and Powerpoint for viewing and editing documents on the go.

Internal memory amounts to 400MB to get you started and can be expanded using microSD card expansion as necessary, plus you’ve got additional features such as stereo bluetooth, picture blogging and flight mode for use on planes and in hospitals.


As soon as the Sony Xperia X1 is released this post will be updated – Check back soon!


Sony K770i to be Released in Pink – Vodafone Sony Ericsson K770i Pink



UPDATE: 11/09/08 – Sony Ericsson K770i Pink Now Available !


A new Pink edition of the popular 3G enabled Sony K770i has been confirmed by Vodafone for release on 5th September 2008, this new phone adds to the other four colour variants of the Sony Ericsson K770i and is squarely aimed at a female audience.

We do not have a confirmed picture of the new Pink K770i as much as we really wante dto see it before its launch so we are not sure i it will be a dark or light coloured pink, if the same shade as was used with the W580i Pink edition is used again we think this could be a real winner with the ladies.

The K770i Cyber-shot™ mobile phone is smoothness all around. Place it in your palm feel the soft curved edges. The Sony Ericsson K770i Pink is a lightweight 3G phone coming in at 95 grams and just 14.5mm thin.

This Cyber-shot branded phone comes with more than just a 3.2 megapixel camera with auto focus; it boasts amazing features such as Photo Fix for greater quality pictures.

Plus the Sony K770i Pink has stereo Bluetooth™ FM radio Memory Stick Micro expandable memory a multimedia player  an email client web browser and RSS reader. If you’re familiar with previous Cyber-shot branded phones then you’ll know what to expect nothing but the best.  Candy Bar design just 14.5 mm thin
 3D games enjoy quality games with full colour and depth
Capture amazing high quality pictures with the 3.2 megapixel Digital Camera
Java enabled for High quality gaming
Internal memory 16 MB
High quality hands-free speakerphone allows conference calls.

Sony K770i Pink Deals


Other Sony Ericsson K770i Mobile Phones:

Sony Ericsson K770i

Sony Ericsson K770i Black

Sony Ericsson K770i Ivory

Sony Ericsson K770i Purple