Category: Operators

Moto G now on sale through Vodafone, for £100 plus £10 PAYG top-up

The Motorola/Lenovo Moto G, which is almost certainly the best combination of price and tech specs the Android world has ever seen, is now available through Vodafone UK. For £100 plus a £10 credit top-up it can be yours with a PAYG SIM, plus the network is also selling it on monthly contracts, where £13 [...]

LG G Flex coming to the UK via EE

The bending mobile sensation that is the LG G Flex is about to pop up on the UK high street, with 4G specialist network EE preparing to launch it on its usual range of data contracts. The phone will arrive on EE next year, but prior to that it’ll appear in a number of demo [...]

Super-budget LG Optimus L1 II launching on Three

We don’t what’s the maddest thing about this phone. The fact it’s called the LG Optimus L1 II or that it’s running a 3″ display at the generation-before-the-last-generation resolution of 240 x 320. Still, when it arrives on the Three network it ought to at least be a cheap choice, and Three says it’ll have [...]

Asus Fonepad and Sony Xperia Tablet Z launch on Three data SIMs

UK network Three has launched two new Android tablets today, both teamed with data SIM cards for on-the-go access to its “ultrafast” 3G network. The Asus Fonepad can be yours for as little as £7.50 a month (but with a £179 upfront fee), that gives buyers the tablet and a 1GB monthly data allowance, or [...]

Acer Liquid E2 getting network support at Three

Three cheers for Acer, which has managed to get UK mobile network Three to stock its Acer liquid E2 mobile. The phone’s rather high-spec for Acer, teaming a 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek chipset with a 4.5″ qHD resolution display, along with stereo speakers augmented by DTS Studio Sound support. There an 8megapixel camera around the back [...]

Vodafone confirms HTC One delay applies to UK network contracts too

That HTC One delay doesn’t just cover the SIM-free retailers — the major networks have been told they’re not getting stock of HTC’s hot new phone this week either. According to Vodafone, the HTC One won’t even make it out this MONTH, with the network giving the phone a best case arrival date of “no [...]

Phones 4U previewing Sony’s Xperia Z from February 15th

Sony is really, really sticking some money behind the Xperia Z launch, with indie retailer Phones 4U announcing that it’ll have live demo Xperia Z units in “over 300″ of its shops across the country from tomorrow, February 15th. We can’t remember something like this happening before. Not even Samsung’s managed to get that many [...]

Purple Xperia Z an O2 exclusive, due in February

The UK networks have been lining up to shout about the very pretty looking new Xperia Z, with Vodafone, Three and O2 all taking to their relevant social networks to announce plans to stock the new 5″ Sony Android flagship when it arrives in a couple of months’ time. O2 looks like it’ll be first [...]

Nexus 7 out now on Three – £19.99 a month for 5GB of data

UK network Three says it’s started offering the Nexus 7 tablet on a subsidised basis from today, letting users have the new 3G version of Google’s popular tablet on a monthly payment plan. For £19.99 a month and a one-off payment of £49 you can get the Nexus 7, alongside a Three SIM that’ll arrive [...]

Virgin Media launches "unlimited data" PAYG SIM from £10 a month

Virgin Media’s mobile division has rejigged its PAYG options, adding a new Big Data bundle, which is yours when you top up £10 a month. In return for adding £10 of calling credit to your SIM, Virgin now gives you unlimited mobile data and 300 SMS messages, or you can bump that up to unlimited [...]