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LG KM900 Arena review: A touch of class

LG KM900 Arena review: A touch of class

GSMArena team, 24 April 2009

One of the most exciting handsets the season - the LG KM900 Arena - returns to our office and this time it is going to stay a bit longer. After getting off to a flying start in both sales and reviews the Arena certainly...


Nokia 5130 XpressMusic review: Reporting for duty

Nokia 5130 XpressMusic review: Reporting for duty

GSMArena team, 22 April 2009

At a certain point everyone finds themselves in the situation where all they need is a no-nonsense phone that looks good and doesn't cost a fortune. The Nokia 5130 is exactly the kind...


Nokia 8800 Gold Arte review: Born with a silver spoon

Nokia 8800 Gold Arte review: Born with a silver spoon

GSMArena team, 21 April 2009

How many phones can you name that would have made sense centuries back? Here's one: the Nokia 8800 Gold Arte. No, we're not talking medieval calling and texting, we're talking gold and leather. Okay, it may not be solid gold...

Tags: Nokia, S40


Nokia E75 review: Business on the slide

Nokia E75 review: Business on the slide

GSMArena team, 16 April 2009

If we can think of one reason to take being told "to mind your own business" with a smile it would be the Nokia E-series. A household name for enterprise users, it's hardly a surprise that each E-series update is greeted with plenty of excitement...


Sony Ericsson W508 review: Above the fold

Sony Ericsson W508 review: Above the fold

GSMArena team, 14 April 2009

The Sony Ericsson W508 walks and talks midrange though by no means does it keep a low profile. What we have here is the full Walkman package at a bargain price and the rest of the W508 specs may...


BlackBerry Bold 9000 review: Berry with guts

BlackBerry Bold 9000 review: Berry with guts

GSMArena team, 10 April 2009

There we go folks, itís a BlackBerry grand slam at the arena and we're set for another ride with RIM's finest. We guess this here Berry is neither Curve-hot nor Storm-inventive but itís Bold enough to say little and...

Tags: BlackBerry


Sony Ericsson T707 review: Off it glows

Sony Ericsson T707 review: Off it glows

GSMArena team, 8 April 2009

Sony Ericsson T707 is a new addition to the T-series but itís nothing like the T-series as you know them. Not only is it the first flip in the bunch, it also has a different brief than virtually any other T-series handset...


LG KM900 Arena preview: First look

LG KM900 Arena preview: First look

GSMArena team, 27 March 2009

The LG Arena is getting set to storm its way across Europe but not before a proper courtesy call. Yes sir, one of the Barcelona Mobile World Congress headliners is feeling right at home at the arena. And the pleasure is ours too...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, Preview


T-Mobile G1 review: The whole cagoogle

T-Mobile G1 review: The whole cagoogle

GSMArena team, 20 March 2009

The T-Mobile G1 is the Googlephone. Did we really need to say that? Well, there's more Google in this story than there is phone, so we guess we did. We've got a new contender on the race track but we're talking no rookie here...


BlackBerry Curve 8900 review: Curved right

BlackBerry Curve 8900 review: Curved right

GSMArena team, 18 March 2009

The sharp and compact BlackBerry Curve 8900 spells business and oozes with class. Easily the hottest looker in the Curve lineup Ė and possibly portfolio-wide Ė earns much respect as a massive functionality upgrade over its predecessors...

Tags: BlackBerry


Samsung S5230 preview: First look

Samsung S5230 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 18 March 2009

Samsung decided to compete with the popular LG Cookie not in one, but in two ways. We already gave you S5600 and now itís time to direct the limelight to Samsung S5230. Join us as we take a short stroll with...

Tags: Samsung, Preview


Sony Ericsson Media Go review: First look

Sony Ericsson Media Go review: First look

GSMArena team, 17 March 2009

You usually donít really see desktop software reviews on our front page, but last week you could have said that for Blackberry reviews as well. Well, itís time for another first. Todayís article is about Sony...


BlackBerry Storm 9500 review: Berry-go-round

BlackBerry Storm 9500 review: Berry-go-round

GSMArena team, 13 March 2009

It's not everyday that you see a BlackBerry review on our homepage but it's not like RIM routinely churn out devices like the Storm either. Messaging is still the legendary name but touchscreen is the game...


Samsung S5600 preview: First look

Samsung S5600 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 12 March 2009

Samsung have quite wisely decided to make the complacent LG Cookie smile go away. And they have released not one, but two devices to compete with it. The Samsung S5600 is one of them and luckily...

Tags: Samsung, Preview


Sony Ericsson C903 review: Slider-shot

Sony Ericsson C903 review: Slider-shot

GSMArena team, 11 March 2009

Inspired by the Sony T-series point-and-shoot digcams with an elegant lens cover, the Sony Ericsson C903 is a compact and attractive cameraphone. The C903 is packed with features youíd expect of a high...


Sony Ericsson W995 review: Ready, set, play

Sony Ericsson W995 review: Ready, set, play

GSMArena team, 06 March 2009

Convergence is the buzzword and the Cyber-shot Walkman affair-turned-marriage is busy producing offspring. And hey, the young Sony Ericsson W995 sure makes the first-born W902 look like a...


MWC 2009: The top 7 things we wish we took home

MWC 2009: The top 7 things we wish we took home

GSMArena team, 26 February 2009

Big round of applause, fade-out to happy ending: the MWC 2009 is now history. We were there and lived to tell the story. And well, there was a lot to tell. Now, we're not cutting the long story short here. We just sat...

Tags: MWC 2009


Sony Ericsson W595 review: Music on the slide

Sony Ericsson W595 review: Music on the slide

GSMArena team, 26 February 2009

We've already welcomed the W595 at the proto stage, but this time it's the real deal - we have a retail unit on our hands and we are ready to put it through its paces. The differences from the preceding model...


MWC 2009: Various brands overview

MWC 2009: Various brands overview

GSMArena team, 18 February 2009

It now comes the time to pay due respect to the smaller makers (in terms of market mostly) that did bring some interesting devices to the MWC 2009. They will get their due coverage of course and our appreciation for having the skill and the courage to stand up to the big guns...


MWC 2009: Samsung overview

MWC 2009: Samsung overview

GSMArena team, 18 February 2009

Here we are at one of the hottest spots of the Mobile World Congress 2009. The Samsung booth hosts quite a large number of really cool devices including the Samsung i8910 Omnia HD. The Korean manufacturer is mostly...


MWC 2009: HTC overview

MWC 2009: HTC overview

GSMArena team, 18 February 2009

HTC had us quite eager to drop by their booth at the MWC in Barcelona and get some touchscreen action with WinMo and Android flavor. Two curious sequels in the face of the HTC Touch Pro2 and Touch Diamond2...


Samsung S3500 preview: First look

Samsung S3500 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 18 February 2009

The Samsung S3500 is a midrange phone that's dressed above its station. This Samsung Soul look-alike makes good use of metal and although it trades the touchpad for a regular D-pad, it still looks...


Samsung S7350 Ultra s preview: First look

Samsung S7350 Ultra s preview: First look

GSMArena team, 17 February 2009

The Samsung S7350 Ultra s is a pretty obvious successor of the Samsung S7330. What sets the two apart is that the new slider has ditched the touchpad. Also, the S7350 has a higher-resolution...


Samsung S7220 Ultra b preview: First look

Samsung S7220 Ultra b preview: First look

GSMArena team, 17 February 2009

With superscript being all the rage for Sammy these days, here comes another preview of an Ultra nice handset. What makes the Samsung S7220 Ultra b special is not only the clean but inspired Bar styling...


Samsung C5212 Duos preview: First look

Samsung C5212 Duos preview: First look

GSMArena team, 17 February 2009

With Samsung C5212 Duos you get two phones in one. This is the latest Samsung handset to offer seamless dual SIM handling with almost no compromise in terms of usability and telephony. The C5212 looks a good basic package of...


MWC 2009: Nokia overview

MWC 2009: Nokia overview

GSMArena team, 16 February 2009

Market leaders Nokia are usually among the key news makers at the Mobile World Congress. Unfortunately this year, the manufacturer failed to reveal an all-in-one flagship as an answer to the pressure of other manufacturers...


MWC 2009: LG overview

MWC 2009: LG overview

GSMArena team, 16 February 2009

The LG booth is a definite must-see at this year's Mobile World Congress. The crowd that it gathers is hardly a surprise, considering that the Korean company announced a number of rather hot devices. The main star at the booth is our namesake - the LG KM900 Arena...


Samsung i8910 Omnia HD preview: First look

Samsung i8910 Omnia HD preview: First look

GSMArena team, 16 February 2009

Now that's a big one - the handset with one of the longest spec sheets we've ever seen has just dropped on us like a bomb. The Omnia HD is Samsung's go at touch-taming the Symbian S60 and is introducing truly revolutionary stuff...


Samsung M7600 Beat DJ preview: First look

Samsung M7600 Beat DJ preview: First look

GSMArena team, 16 February 2009

Samsung M7600 Beat DJ is one of those mobiles that stake everything on a unique and exclusive feature. Designed to stand out, the M7600 takes enhanced music playback capabilities to unprecedented heights...


MWC 2009: Sony Ericsson overview

MWC 2009: Sony Ericsson overview

GSMArena team, 15 February 2009

Starting off the MWC 2009 hectic week, the Sony Ericsson press conference went to a nice start, though this year saw Sony Ericsson shrink the announcements to only a couple of handsets...