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Sony Xperia Z2 overview: Revised model takes first place in Mobile rankings

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mobile

Sony’s waterproof Xperia Z1 impressed us with its image quality but can this reimagined version, the Xperia Z2, improve enough to challenge the 37-Mpix Nokia Lumia Pureview models and the Apple iPhone 5S? Read ...

LG G2 overview: Ambitious challenger

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mobile

Announced in August, the LG G2 is the firm’s new flagship smartphone and the first to feature an 13-Mpix camera with a built-in optical image stabilizer. It also features a large 5.2-inch Full HD ...

Nokia Lumia 925 overview: Lower pixel count, lower IQ?

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mobile

Although this model adopts the same PureView technology as the vaunted 41Mpix Nokia 808, and the more recent Nokia Lumia 1020, this slim-line model has a camera with a much more modest 8.7-Mpix CMOS ...

Sony Xperia Z1 overview: Serious challenger to Nokia Lumia 1020?

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mobile

Sony’s Xperia Z1 is the flagship model adopting a physically larger 1/2.3-inch type CMOS sensor with 20.7M pixel count. It also features a Sony G type lens promising high picture quality, but is it ...

Nokia Lumia 1020 overview: Has the best gotten better?

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mobile

After winning plaudits for the 41-Mpix Purview 808 smartphone for its low noise and detailed images, Nokia has since launched several models adopting the Preview moniker but none have matched the image quality. Boasting ...

Apple iPhone 5s overview: the Cupertino firm pushes the envelope with image quality

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mobile

With a DxOMark Mobile score of 76 the Apple iPhone 5s ranks in second place to the inspirational Nokia 808 Pureview, and ahead of other notable camera-phones including the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the ...

Sony Xperia Z: “Chasseur d’Images” review

Chasseur d'Images, the first European magazine dedicated to photography, has chosen to rely on DxOMark Mobile technology for its new section devoted to smartphone image quality measurement. In its July issue, the magazine reviewed ...

Samsung Galaxy S4: “Chasseur d’Images” review

Chasseur d'Images, the first European magazine dedicated to photography, has chosen to rely on DxOMark Mobile technology for its new section devoted to smartphone image quality measurement. In its July issue, the magazine reviewed ...

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition: Super Hero…

The photographic industry is split into many sectors, ranging from pure photography to social media (and thus from Pro SLR to smartphone). Some sectors are more “niche” than others. The GoPro HERO3 comes from ...

Samsung Galaxy S4 overview: Does bigger mean better?

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mobile

With a quad-core processor at its heart the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S4 boasts an incredible 1080p 5-inch AMOLED display and has upped the camera sensor to 13M-Pix. Does any of this make a ...

Sony Xperia Z: A new contender in the smartphone arena?

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mobile

Sony hasn’t yet launched a Smartphone that catches the attention like Apple and Samsung, but expectations have been running pretty high for their latest model, the Xperia Z. Featuring a sealed waterproof design, a ...

BlackBerry Z10 overview

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mobile

The trend for minimalist slab-sided smart-phones continues with BlackBerry’s latest flagship model, the 4G LTE ready Z10. While outwardly slick, the new dual core 1.5Ghz Z10 actually features a fairly-standard 8-MPix camera with a ...

Nokia Lumia 920

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mobile

Nokia launched the 41 megapixel Nokia 808 Pureview with much fanfare and won plaudits for the image quality from the built-in 41-megapixel camera, particularly the low-noise performance in available light. Technologically speaking it’s probably ...

HTC 8X

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mobile

A DxOMark Mobile score of 66 for the HTC 8X puts it straight in to number 6 in our mobile ratings, just behind the Apple iPhone 4S on 72, but ahead of the Apple ...

Samsung Galaxy Note II

72
mobile

The smartphone market has exploded over the last few years with Apple’s iPhone range setting the stylistic standard from early on and effectively defining what size and functionality its competitors had to meet. Samsung ...

Apple iPhone 5

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mobile

In September 2012 Apple released its latest version of the iPhone: the iPhone 5.  The iPhone 5 is a little taller than the iPhone4 and 4s to accommodate a larger screen but is also ...

Samsung Galaxy S III

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mobile

Some in the mobile industry are calling Samsung’s Galaxy S III a game changer. In many respects it is for camera users. The Galaxy S III, with its innovative photo-sharing technology and digital still ...

Nokia 808 PureView

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mobile

Camera historians will probably reflect back on 2012 as a banner year for digital photography technology. But they probably won’t cite a traditional DSC or DSLR as being 2012’s highlight. Rather, the Nokia 808 ...

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