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Apple iPhone 6 Plus

At its highly anticipated keynote today, Apple went "big" and announced a larger iPhone, the iPhone 6 Plus, with a 5.5-inch screen. Pricing starts at $299 in the US with a two-year contract.

September 16, 2014

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Apple Watch

Apple's first big leap into wearable tech comes next year. Here's all you need to know, and how it feels.

September 16, 2014

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Apple iPhone 6

We show you what the iPhone 6 looks like, feels like, and how it stands up to the competition.

September 16, 2014

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Apple Pay (iOS)

In partnership with retailers, banks, and credit card companies, Apple will launch the iOS mobile payment service Apple Pay in October.

September 16, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S (8.4-inch)

With its slim design, fantastic screen, and oodles of power, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is a superb smaller tablet, and a worthy competitor to the ever-popular iPad Mini.

September 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating
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Is Touch ID coming to the next-gen iPhone 6, iPad Air and iPad Mini?

Multiple reports claim Touch ID is coming to all of Apple's new iPhone and iPads. Apple has their own heart rate headphones, and the Samsung vs. Apple verdict.

By September 16, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

If you've been hoping for a fully-fledged flagship phone with all the bells and whistles of the the other elite mobiles just in a more compact size, prepare to be disappointed. The Galaxy S5 Mini matches the regular S5 in name and looks, but not in specs. If you're after a comfortable to use phone with the Samsung name and enough power for everyday use, it'll suit well. For a true compact flagship, look towards Sony's Xperia Z3 Compact.

September 16, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating
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Samsung Galaxy Alpha

If you love the high-end tech Samsung crams into its phones but hate the plastic bodies, the Galaxy Alpha may well be the phone for you. Its processor and camera perform brilliantly, while its compact 4.7-inch size makes it very comfortable to hold and use in one hand. Its low-resolution display is a big letdown, though, especially when you consider the high price of the phone, which does take the shine off an otherwise brilliant phone.

September 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating

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Samsung Z

There may be no Android, but Samsung's Z phone running its in-house Tizen operating system looks enough like the Galaxy S5's custom interface to easily get around.

September 16, 2014

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Olloclip 4-in-1 Photo Lens

The iPhone and iPad accessory camera lens maker finally gives an Android smartphone some love, redesigning its mounting clip for two of Samsung's top smartphones.

September 16, 2014

MSRP: $69.99