On the hunt for a new flagship phone? Check out all the new devices that have made their way onto the Vodafone UK shelves over the past few weeks...
In the infamous words of Ferris Bueller: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” The same is true for smartphones, where awesome new devices come thick and fast throughout the year – to the point where it can sometimes seem hard to stay up to date.
It’s time for a quick catch up on all things mobile – If you’re in the market for a new mobile, these are the best devices the tech world has to offer right now – and they are all available at Vodafone UK.
iPhone XS and XS Max | Learn more | Buy now
Packed with the smartest mobile technology Apple has to offer, both iPhone XS’ are like super-thin glimpses into the future. Their OLED-powered Super Retina displays go all the way to every corner, providing the blackest blacks and the brightest colours, while top cameras enable jaw-dropping shots. Elsewhere there’s wireless charging, IP68-rated water and dust-resistance, and Apple’s blisteringly fast A12 Bionic chipset, which will even outpace some modern laptops in terms of pure processing grunt – letting you scream through everything from casual browsing to multi-layered video editing.
iPhone XR | Learn more | Buy now
Available in a veritable rainbow’s worth of colours, iPhone XR squeezes almost every top-grade feature from the XS range into a more wallet-friendly package. There’s the same A12 Bionic chipset, the same Face ID-enabling selfie setup, and a single rear camera that’ll take the same incredible Portrait Mode shots. If you’re looking for an iPhone that’ll really let you express yourself, this is the one for you.
OnePlus 6T | Learn more | Buy now
Known for cramming high-end technology into phones with surprisingly low price tags, OnePlus has done exactly that once again with the 6T. It’s a new version of the amazing OnePlus 6 from last year, but with just about every aspect upgraded. From the screen (bigger and sharper), to the battery (now a huge 3,700mAh cell), to the camera (enhanced with clever software algorithms for better night shots). There’s now even a fingerprint reader built into the screen itself, letting you unlock your phone like magic.
Pixel 3 and 3 XL | Learn more | Buy now
Google’s home-grown flagship devices are all about showcasing Android at its finest. As such, Pixel 3 or 3 XL owners will experience Android 9 (Pie) in its purest form, with all the inbuilt software smarts – like AI-powered app suggestions and actions – front and centre. What’s more, the Pixel 3 line-up has what’s being touted as among the best, most versatile cameras in a phone ever, making them the best possible choice for point-and-shoot photographers everywhere.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro | Buy now
Three rear cameras, a monstrous 6.39-inch AMOLED display, smart face unlock, 8GB of RAM and a massive 4,200mAh battery. It’s safe to say Huawei’s thrown just about everything at this phone, making it a spec-hunter’s perfect match. Oh, and the Mate 20 Pro has one awesome feature no other phone does: place another wireless-charging-capable device onto the Pro’s back, and you can use the latter to charge the former.
Nokia 7.1 | Buy now
Nokia’s newest handset builds on what made the brand great in the first place: workhorse phones that present strong specs in a no-nonsense package. The Nokia 7.1 is the epitome of that, offering an excellent 12-Megapixel rear camera, a palm-friendly 5.85-inch display, a Snapdragon 636 processor with 4GB of RAM, and an all-day 3,060mAh battery. What’s more, the whole experience is built on Android One, which means you’ll get snappier, faster-loading versions of your favourite Android apps without the excess bulk.
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