Vodafone announces the 8-inch Tab speed 6 with 4G connectivity for just £125

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One of the great things about using a 4G equipped tablet is the sense of freedom it gives you when you are out and about; being able to browse or stream content without using up your smartphone’s data allowance while tethering. In the past, buying a tablet equipped with a SIM slot meant having to pay a premium for the privilege, but these days there are cheaper options, one of which is the Vodafone‘s Tab speed 6 tablet (4G) that was announced earlier today.  Read more

Motorola discounts the Moto X 2nd Gen (32GB) to £199 in the UK, Moto Maker options included

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While we wait for the shiny new handsets to be officially unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona next month, there are some bargains to be had on older models. One example of this is the Moto X 2nd Gen 32GB, which is now available with Moto Maker options for just £199 directly from Motorola’s UK site, giving a saving of £50. Read more

HTC One M8 to get Marshmallow update over the UK in the next 48 hours, M9 update to follow shortly after

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One of the most frustrating things about owning an Android smartphone is waiting for it to be updated to the latest version, which, for the time being, is Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Some brands are better than others at updating their respective handsets, with some brands being particularly slow. Don’t worry Samsung, I’m not pointing any fingers. HTC, on the other hand, has begun pushing out the Marshmallow update to factory unlocked One M8 handsets in Asia and has now tweeted that the update will begin rolling out to M8 handsets in the UK in the next 48 hours.  Read more

[Deal] Get the Fire HD 6 Tablet for just £59 from Amazon UK

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Giving a tablet as a Christmas present can serve dual purposes; on the one hand, it will make you feel good that you gave such a nice present, and on the other it will keep the recipient busy (quiet) for hours. You don’t have to spend the earth either because Amazon’s Fire HD 6 is a perfectly decent offering with decent features for its price. And, handily for this time of year, it has been discounted to just £59, giving a saving of £20. Read more

The 32GB Nexus 6P can be had for £410 from an EE store

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I think it’s safe to say that Huawei’s Nexus 6P has been warmly received by just about everyone, other than those odd videos showing it being bent. If you live in Europe and haven’t managed to get your hands on one yet, then this could be for you. While the graphite 32GB Nexus 6P is £449 from the Google Store, you can save £40 by grabbing one for just £399 plus a £10 Top-up from a bricks and mortar EE store in the UK, unfortunately, the offer isn’t available online.  Read more

Nova Launcher Prime is discounted worldwide until December 15, just $0.99 in the US and 10p in the UK

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One of the easiest ways to customize your Android device is to install a custom launcher, there are many to choose from, but one of the most popular options is Nova Launcher. While the basic version is free, you can add even more features such as Gestures, Unread Counts, and Custom Drawer Groups by purchasing Nova Launcher Prime, which is currently heavily discounted on the Play Store, almost anywhere in the world.  Read more

[Deal] Amazon’s All-New Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD is reduced to just £65 in the UK

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have come and gone, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t deals to be found in the run-up to Christmas. Amazon UK slashed the prices of its Fire Tablet (keep an eye out for Brad’s upcoming review), Fire TV Stick and Echo devices last week, and this week the company is one of a selection of retailers discounting the all-new Fire TV 4K.  Read more