Apple's iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro are now up for pre-order

As announced, mere days after the new, 4-inch iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro were introduced, the devices are now available for pre-order in 13 territories. The list is as follows: Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Singapore, the UK, U.S.…


Here's the best look yet at the unannounced Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S7 on Feb. 21 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. But thanks to newly leaked photos, the world will have already seen it. We've already heard Samsung's next flagship Android smartphone will look very much like the Galaxy S6, but now we know it'll…


Parrot Bebop 2 review: fun, fine, and fatally flawed

A great price and form factor can't make up for shoddy connectivity. As the resident drone guy at The Verge, I got a lot of questions around Christmas from people who wanted to buy a drone for their friends or family. I enjoy chatting about drones, so this would normally be a fun experience. But a…


Apple Watch 2 release date, rumours, price, features, design and everything you need to know

No circular screen, but inbuilt camera is tipped to feature on second-gen wearable. Plans for an imminent Apple Watch 2 release date look increasingly likely, as continues leaks suggest we won't have to wait too much longer for the next wave of wearables. Now, yes, the original Apple Watch might…


Xiaomi Redmi 3 has ginormous battery, costs only $106

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer known for well-performing, low-cost devices, is betting that your two biggest qualms with smartphones today are high price and shoddy battery life. Its latest phone, the Xiaomi Redmi 3, aims to fix both issues: It's a 5-inch Android phone with a 4,100…


Samsung Galaxy S7 release date, rumours, specs, news, price and everything you need to know

Did someone say iPhone killer? The Galaxy S7 looks set to top smartphone charts. With the Samsung Galaxy S7 release date now just a matter of weeks away, the handset has become the hottest topic on the tech scene - ah, the ever-faithful rumour mill in action. Galaxy S7 launch chatter is coming…


Moto 360 Sport review

Running straight into limitations When Motorola announced that it would be making a new sport watch, it was not unreasonable to think that it might be an improved version of something like the MotoActv, a 2011 release that won over a small but rabid fan base of workout enthusiasts. The MotoActv was…


Sony Xperia Z6 release date, rumours, news, specs, price and everything you need to know

Wannabe iPhone killer to be largely iPhone copier. The Sony Xperia Z6 release date is already drawing near. Yes, really. Sony's current flagship phone, the Xperia Z5 might only be a matter of months old, but the firm's insatiable need for rapid handset updates means yet another device is already on…


Samsung revamps its Galaxy A series with three new handsets

A7, A5 and A3 coming to the UK next April. Samsung has refreshed its Galaxy A product range with a trio of new handsets - the A7, A5 and A3. Made from metal and glass, the phones combine premium style with varying specs depending on how big your wallet is. The range-topping A7 comes with a solid…


Lenovo Yoga 900 review

Same flexible form factor, new guts. There are plenty of convertible or hybrid laptops out there now, ones that twist and flip and detach and flatten themselves into tablets. For Lenovo, this form factor has been an especially clever marketing ploy, bringing consumer recognition to a company…