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The Huawei Mate20 Pro – Dubbed the most exciting phone of 2018

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It’s been on our radar for months, dubbed by many as the most exciting phone of 2018, the Huawei Mate 20 Pro is finally on its way to South African...

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ENERGEA WiDisc 75 – The 7.5W Difference

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The simple charging cable – while still a useful little tool I am sure we can all be honest- they were very last year! Anyone and I mean anyone who...

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Nokia to begin Android 9 Pie roll out

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Google announced the latest version of its mobile operating system Android 9 Pie in August this year. Its commercial launch has been limited to selected partners running pure android on...

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Hisense Infinity H12 – Affordable Beauty

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If I have said it once, I have said it 1000 times – people are always looking for the best bang for their buck, to get the most for their...

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Introducing: The Huawei Mate 20 Lite

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  Huawei has just announced the release of their The Mate 20 Lite - and we are super excited about it! An immersive and engaging 6.3” display encased in a...

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Have they gone too far?

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It seems the days of the excitement and high expectation over the next mobile launch is well and truly over. When I started in the industry in the mid 90’s,...

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WINNER: Nokia 7 Plus EISA Consumer Phone of the Year

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  It's time to celebrate with Nokia Mobile! The #Nokia7plus has been named the best Consumer Smartphone of the Year at this years EISA awards. It boasts triple ZEISS optics, OZO audio and more at...

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Introducing the Samsung Galaxy Note9 Smartphone

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  The NEW super powerful Samsung Galaxy Note9 has been optimised for performance with its latest cutting-edge processor and Samsung’s largest every 6,4” Infinity Display. Designed for those who demand...

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Cubot King Kong – There is a New King of the Jungle

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I love value-for-money! I am always on the lookout for a good bargain. I don't mean a cheap knockoff from China Town or sale items that will last one "wear...

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The BlackBerry KEY2 – an icon reborn

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  BlackBerry is back with the new BlackBerry KEY2. Operating on Android and coupled with the BlackBerry DTEK software, the KEY2 is both easy to use and ultra-secure. Its stylish...

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Get 20/20 imagery with the Huawei P20 #seemooore

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Whenever there is a new phone launch I tend to reserve my excitement until I have given a phone a good spin. I mean, what more could a new phone...

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BlackBerry® Motion – Built to Last

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Last year the BlackBerry KEYone placed in my list of top phone releases for 2017. With its full Qwerty keyboard, Android OS and unbeatable DTEK security app, the KEYone remains...

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The New Huawei P Smart – A Smart Choice

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In my article “What’s in a name - Breaking into the Cellphone Market”, I wrote about Huawei and how they built a successful brand. So, I was really chuffed when...

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Fake News Vs Fake Shopping

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Retailers affectionately call this time of the year "silly season" – the time when the kids are on holiday, malls are at their busiest and Christmas shoppers are queueing for...

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The Sony XZ1

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Big on sound, clear on camera, flat on style When it’s time to shop for a new phone, we are often blinded by the "shiny lights" of the newest, latest...

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Upgrade or UpCycle?

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With phones becoming ludicrously expensive and mobile technology seeming to have plateaued in terms of feature sets, is it really worthwhile upgrading to the latest flagship model? If we take...

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Nokia 8 Review

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Move over #Selfie – it’s time for #Bothie   If the cell phone world was modelled on a dining experience, the Nokia 8 would definitely be the dessert at the...

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LG Q6 Review

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Let’s be upfront here - a mid-range phone is never going to be as fast or powerful as their more expensive counterparts. That does not mean they don’t have a...

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The BlackBerry KEYone – Bringing Qwerty Back

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OK, I’m just going to come right out with it. If you are someone who is looking for an uncomplicated, efficient user experience or a business person who uses their...

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What’s in a name? Breaking into the market

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Even after 10 years in the industry I still wonder about how clients make choices on phones. I mean, for instance, what makes one choose a mid-range phone from a...

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Android Apps – Google upping the Game

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You use your data and download what seems like an amazing app. As soon as you go in to use it and are met with the black screen of death?...

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Car Safety – Car Kits

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The Western Cape Government just dropped a new texting while driving advert. Its good -  Really Good! (If you haven’t seen it, you really should take a look – Definitely...

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Porting

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Back in the day if you were unsatisfied with your service provider, had poor signal or just wanted a change you had to kiss your cellphone number goodbye. Porting has...

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Porting – How to

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Back in the day if you were unsatisfied with your service provider, had poor signal or just wanted a change you had to kiss your cellphone number goodbye. Porting has...

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Car Safety – Car Kits

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The Western Cape Government just dropped a new texting while driving advert. Its good -  Really Good! (If you haven’t seen it, you really should take a look – Definitely...

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Plantronics

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Plantronics is an American audio electronics company founded in 1961. Much like some other well-known start-ups of that era, Plantronics was started in a tiny garage in California - by...

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Hisense C30

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Let’s be honest, not everyone wants, needs or can afford a "top of the range" phone. But on the flip side everybody wants the best features and functions possible for...

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Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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Back in the day Sony was the phone to have but seems to have gotten lost of late being overshadowed by the competition. This year though it seems Sony has...

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Xiaomi Vs Cubot

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Nowadays brands are being held to higher, rising standards. Consumers are looking for affordable handsets but don’t want to compromise on functionality. Manufacturers like Xiaomi and Cubot have come to...

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Nokia 3 and 5

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Mobile company HMD Global has done the impossible. It has resurrected the much loved and respected Nokia brand from the ashes of the trail left behind by Microsoft Lumia. The...

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Fibre in your area

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When it comes to internets speeds, there can be little denying that Fibre is King. We live in a time where Instant gratification has become the new norm and a...

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The new flagship phones coming in 2017

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Spring has sprung in the northern hemisphere and the handset manufacturers have begun releasing their latest flagship models to the public! We have seen the introduction of the G6 from...

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SONY Xperia™ Ear – The future of Bluetooth – User Review

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As an avid multi-tasker I am always on the lookout to make things easier and more efficient for myself. With this in mind the release of the Sony Xperia Ear...

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Cellphone Security

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Did you ever own a diary? I did. I wrote down all my secrets, my loves, my dreams, my goals and my wishes! To keep it safe and away from...

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South African Lingo

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They call us the Rainbow Nation, a multicultural diversity of different people from different walks of life all living together in South Africa, a country alive with adventure. Arguably one...

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YOUTUBE KIDS

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Just admit it - YouTube is one of the greatest inventions ever! With an estimated 400 hours of video content loaded daily and over 1 billion users watching over 1...

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B4i Travel – Talk Like a Local

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I don’t know about you, but as much as I love a holiday, I hate the planning that’s involved! I mean Visas, travel arrangements, hotel arrangements, currency (yuck)! I wish...

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MWC 2017

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I don’t know if you will agree with me but when I go to the movies I find myself more intrigued by the trailers at first than the actual movie....

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Cellucity Tech Zones

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When it comes to any tech gurus we never really view them as a starting point in the sales journey. We normally turn to them when we have an issue...

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Entertainer Voucher 2017

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If I lived in the United States I would be the ideal candidate for the reality show Extreme Couponing. For real! There is nothing quite like getting a great deal....

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B&O A1 Speaker

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One on one, playing music through your phone speakers can do the job. BUT, if you have guests, are throwing a party or just want to sound a room for...

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Apple Doctor

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Crash, bang, smash, sigh! Your eyes are shut tight, every little wrinkle pronounced. You hold your breath and slowly pry one eye open to look down at the inevitable. I...

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Just look at the new Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 Plus…

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Just Launching The Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 Plus are beautifully designed masterpieces on the inside and out. Featuring the industry’s first Hyper Diamond-Cut Finishing for smartphones, a thin metal...

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The Nokia 3, 5, and 6 plus a 3310 homage launching at MWC

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HMD Global Oy, the Finnish manufacturer with exclusive rights to market phones under the storied Nokia brand, is planning to announce four such handsets at Mobile World Congress later this...

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New additions to the Samsung Galaxy A range in 2017

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Launching this year is Samsung’s third instalment of the Galaxy A range; the A3 2017; A5 2017 and A7 2017 editions. Phone "sequels" generally consists of subtle changes with upgrades...

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Nokia is back and has plans to burn some of the competition

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Good old Nokia is still connecting people with Nokia 6 with Android Anyone who is old enough to have owned one will undoubtedly be familiar with the cell phone brand...

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e-SIM – Maybe the biggest game changer of 2017

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With the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy Gear S3 Frontier comes the advent of a new buzz word in the cellular industry - e-SIMs. Although there is no word...

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Taking a look at the Samsung Gear S3 – It’s a Smart Watch

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When smartwatches were first introduced they were clunky, low on functionality, poor on reliability and just downright ugly. 2016 proved to be a big year for smart devices with a...

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Vodacom starts offering free Facebook access

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Johannesburg - Mobile network Vodacom won't bill data-usage for a free basic version of Facebook, joining the likes of Cell C in offering zero-rated social networks. Once signed up to...

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Lenovo at CES

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The 2017 Consumer Electronics Show was kicked off by Lenovo with a full range of exciting products to show how "different innovates better." Today’s consumers expect their devices to be...

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World’s Most Advanced Kids’ Smartwatch

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]You remember it clearly… the day your little one was born; your angel, your cherub. From that moment the primal instinct to protect your child kicks in. From crawling to...

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J for Joy!

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When it comes to selecting a new cell you may be like me and suffer from what I like to call the "more-less" syndrome... More-Less? What I mean is you...

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Geeky Gift Guide 2016

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Christmas is fast approaching and it is so difficult finding the perfect gift for your friends and family so we thought we would offer a little help. If you have...

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Samsung Galaxy Gear S3 is coming!

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The latest Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch is available... to watch on youtube. We still need to check if it will make it to South African shores but it looks like a...

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Nexus is dead. Long live Pixel

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In a world dominated by technology, when it finally comes time to upgrade our cell phone we should breathe a sigh of relief? Not so fast! Plunged into a "war...

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TOMTOM – Time to get fit

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]With summer around the corner if you’re anything like me you’re probably thinking of coming out of hibernation and getting into shape! Easier said than done right? Right?! However, living...

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VIVA MADRID – Style for your mobile

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Finding functionality and style in a mobile phone case can be rather a chore these days. You either get plain and simple, any colour as long as its black, or the current...

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Moto Z – Whose he?

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Some of you may (I hope most of you do) remember the founders of the mobile phone, Motorola from back in the mid 90’s. As the first to market in...

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At long last: iPhone 7 pricing on Vodacom

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_wp_text] iPhone 7 iPhone 7 32GB 128GB 256GB Smart S R679 R779 R879 Smart M R779 R879 R979 Smart L R929 R1029 R1129 Smart XL R1049 R1159 R1249 Red Adv...

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The Jet Black iPhone 7 – It’s all in the fine print

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Looking to buy the coolest new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus Apple’s launching next week? That’s the Jet Black iPhone, which was extensively shown on stage in Apple’s videos,...

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Apple introduces iPhone 7 & iPhone 7 Plus, the best, most advanced iPhone ever

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San Francisco — Yesterday Apple introduced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the best, most advanced iPhone ever, packed with unique innovations that improve all the ways iPhone is used...

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Bubblegum Tablet

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Not being a parent, I have noticed that when I am around my nephews or visiting friends with kids, one of the items kids are fascinated with are their parents...

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CAT S60 – FLIR’ping fantastic

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Caterpillar the maker of earth moving monsters, have turned their hand to making rugged phones that would happily sit alongside their machines! In the past the focus has always simply...

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iPhone 7 Announcement

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Hype is building around the imminent unveiling of the next iPhone, and this is what our friends over at CNET had to say: "Apple has made it official: something's happening...

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New Super Secure BlackBerry… and it’s Android™?

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So Blackberry has finally gone whole hog and produced an Android phone (apparently built by TCL in China, the owners of Alcatel) which they touting as the world’s most secure...

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SIM only deals – GET DOUBLE THE VALUE, if you don’t take a phone

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With smartphone technological breakthrough race having slowed down and fewer and fewer life changing innovations being introduced, more and more of us are happy to keep or old smartphone for...

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Pink Gold Samsung Galaxy A3 exclusive to Cellucity

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In a world, where our Smartphone is so much an extension of ourselves, we at Cellucity have noticed the trend, that the Networks invariably only order "colour" varieties of high end...

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Pokemon GO – the effect

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So the craze that has gripped the world! If you don’t know about it already, you are probably not ever going to play it :) A game played on your...

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New Vodacom Smart Platinum 7

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Vodacom will be introducing its first "high end" branded smartphone this month in South Africa. The Smart Platinum 7 will also be bundled with a VR solution at launch, and...

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Get QWERTY with your Samsung S7 or S7 edge

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One of Samsung’s less talked about accessories is the Keyboard Cover designed for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. It’s obscure because many get by with the keyboard on the...

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The Apple Repair Specialists – The Doctor is in!

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We have partnered with a great company called Apple Doctor, a specialist repairer of mobile Apple devices, namely iPhones, iPads and iPods. They have a national footprint of on-site repair facilities...

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Whatsapp Scams

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WhatsApp is popular in South Africa, which has resulted in it gaining the attention of fraudsters and scammers. Criminals try to take advantage of the platform’s popularity by looking to make a...

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Btrfly Lounge – the social app for airports

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When travelling alone, waiting at the airport can be a dull experience to say the least! There is only so much duty free shopping one can do before you are...

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B4i.Travel NOW AVAILABLE for the USA

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In 2010 on the eve of the FIFA World Cup in South Africa, we launched a service called B4igo.Travel to assist with the rush we expected of football fans arriving...

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Huawei P9 Launch

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Huawei P9 With much fanfare, Huawei launched their latest flagship device at a glittering affair at the Sandton Convention centre earlier this month. Now as the "flagship" / top end...

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HiSense Infinity KO makes sense

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With the cost of premium smartphones becoming more and more ridiculous each year, and feature sets that whilst ever improving, don’t really add up to much greater innovation than the...

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1

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Long at the forefront of creating audiophile pleasure centers, Bang & Olufsen, those Danish sound masters, continue to produce exceptional quality speakers and headsets which are always complimented with Scandinavian...

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The X Factor – Sony Xperia X

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Sony has long been at the premium end of the market, and consistently produces high quality superbly finished phones. However with the company under financial pressure the lack of marketing...

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Do you want a little iPhone SE

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Earlier this week, Apple revealed that it had put new guts inside an old body, and finally made a suitable phone for people with tiny baby hands. If that includes...

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Take great pictures with your smartphone

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I'm regularly frustrated by the photos my friends post on their Facebook pages. They have great phones so there is no excuse for taking poor, out-of-focus pictures. Nearly anyone can learn how...

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