If you’re looking for a high-spec budget phone, you’d be hard pressed to do better than the Lenovo P2. Although interactive newspaper revenues have nearly tripled from $1.3 billion in 2003 (the first year the industry started reporting online ad sales), the over-all digital advertising market has soared by more than sixfold since then. That’s because carrying a smartphone without a case is like driving a car without bumpers — and no one wants a new gadget to shatter, crack or get dented.
Well, for one thing, future smartphones can actually be turned into an interactive gaming consoles without a need for a TV screen; all you’ll need is a flat surface. MeeGo was originally envisioned to power a variety of devices from netbooks, tablets to smartphones and smart TVs.
The OS is about to see some extreme revamping thanks to the impending release of Windows 10, and once that happens, it could well be a serious contender in the market. All the major smartphone OSes now have detailed readouts of which apps are using up most of your battery juice, so have a root through the Settings app to find the worst offenders and uninstall them if necessary.
Based on HTC research among major smartphone brand models as at March 2016, using GSMArena statistics and other mobile manufacturing trade sources. Manufacturers had no input or influence over our evaluation methodology nor was it provided to any of them in more detail than is available through our reviews.
In this internet-crazed era, a smartphone has become everyone’s best companion. A smartphone with an Intel® processor means smooth streaming, sharp visuals, and fast web browsing to keep you connected. The Arte Black special edition (pictured) is only €299, the normal version is €229, meaning this is a serious bargain for Nokia’s return to smartphones.