Tag Archive for Retail

Sony Xperia XZ Premium - Amazon UK pre-order

Sony Xperia XZ Premium set for 1 June release in UK

A release date has been listed for the Sony Xperia XZ Premium, with Amazon now indexing the smartphone in the United Kingdom. The Amazon listing advises that the device is set to be released on 1 June, with the handset now available to pre-order.

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Nokia 6

New Nokia phones set for May release

When it unveiled a new range of phones recently, one area Nokia was not very specific about was the release date, quoting only the second quarter of 2017 as guidance. But now evidence has emerged that the new devices are likely to go on sale from May in some markets.

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Nokia 3310

“Astonishing” demand for Nokia 3310

Early interest in the 2017 edition of the Nokia 3310 is translating into consumer demand, according to UK retailer Carphone Warehouse. The company will be stocking Nokia’s new devices, and consumers are apparently eager to check out one product in particular.

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Android Pay - sign on shop door

Android Pay heads to the UK

Google has announced that Android Pay is to begin its UK roll-out. The service will work across the country and will be supported anywhere that contactless payments are offered.

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HTC Vive - virtual reality headset

HTC Vive gets ready for UK high street

The HTC Vive virtual reality headset will be available to test and order from a select number of prominent UK retailers. Deals have been concluded with three difference retailers, covering five sites in the UK.

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Sony Xperia Z2 Android smartphone

Sony Xperia Z2 £47 per month but cheaper deals on the way

There is good and bad news for anyone wanting to get their hands on the Sony Xperia Z2 in the UK. High Street retailer Phones 4u have made the smartphone available for pre-order, although if you do not want to pay anything for the handset up front, it will cost a not-particularly-appetising £47 per month over two years.

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Pipo Smart-S1 - generic, OEM Android tablet

Why are Tesco planning to launch their own tablet?

According to a report in the Sunday Times, Tesco is planning to take on the likes of Google, Amazon and Apple by launching its own tablet. The British supermarket already uses its Technika brand on a range of electrical products, but Tesco’s tablet ambitions appear far more comprehensive.

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