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Huawei P20 Pro – Real Sample Images

Huawei P20 Pro – Real Sample Images First off, the camera on this phone is amazing. I just have to start with that.  To cover the basics of the Huawei P20 Pro and why I chose it over the competition and then some sample images.   The Camera Smartphone of 2018 The P20 Pro has three cameras and a larger sensor than the majority of the competition. The 3 lenses, bring a variety that has not yet been seen in a slim smartphone body. The large sensor brings in more light and remember photography is about capturing light, the greater […]


LG G7 exactly what are people saying?

Lg G7 NETWORKTechnologyGSM/ HSPA/ LTE LAUNCHAnnounced2018, May StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2018, Q2 BODYDimensions153.2 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm (6.03 x 2.83 x 0.31 in) Weight162 g (5.71 oz) BuildFront/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Double SIM (Nano-SIM, double stand-by) – IP68 licensed – dust/water proof (up to 1.5 m for 30 mins) – MIL-STD-810G certified DISPLAYTypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Size6.1 inches, 91.0 cm2 (~ 82.6% screen-to-body ratio) Resolution1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~ 564 ppi density) MultitouchYes ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5 – 100% DCI-P3 coverage – Dolby Vision/HDR10 certified – […]


Oneplus 6 is it worth it?

Oneplus 6 The oneplus 6 is the affordable flagship phone that delivers stupendous performance for an affordable price (in comparison tot he top brand flagship smartphone).   Oneplus 6 specs from GsmArena NETWORK Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE LAUNCH Announced 2018, May Oneplus 6 Release 2018, May 22nd BODY Dimensions 155.7 x 75.4 x 7.8 mm (6.13 x 2.97 x 0.31 in) Weight 177 g (6.24 oz) Build Front/rear glass, aluminum frame SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) DISPLAY TypeOptic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Size6.28 inches, 98.4 cm2 (~83.8% screen-to-body ratio) Resolution1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~402 […]


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Best Smartphone For Media 2017

The best smartphones for media are in general the ones with the most horsepower under their hood. But horsepower is only one piece of the media creation solution. The truth is that any Smartphone can be used to create media, however, the key components to creating what could be termed the best smartphone for media creation from my perspective are listed below. But having great hardware is only addressing half of the solution to what is or what makes the best smartphone for media keep reading to find out why. Best smartphone for media 2017 – Hardware   Processor The CPU has […]


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Mobile World Congress 2017- A look at what’s new!

Mobile World Congress 2017 is traditionally where the worlds smartphone manufacturers release there latest and greatest tech as well as their new flagship phones. Every year the industry meets to cover all aspects of mobile technology from new mobile processors, new smartphone cameras, new flagship smartphone handsets, new budget handsets, new industry standards, future challenges, future technologies and more. Here at Smartphone Media Production, we are mainly interested in media orientated technologies and improvements, so with that in mind lets have a look at the Mobile World Congress 2017. Mobile World Congress 2017 Smartphones All the phones listed here are […]


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Top 5 Chinese smartphones (Android) – Dec 2016

Top 5 Chinese smartphones (Android) – Dec 2016 Our criteria for  “top 5 Chinese smartphones  (Android) – Dec 2016” is based on raw power, RAM, camera, battery and memory capacity. These are the key parameters a Smartphone Media Production reader will be focused on. Check your network Before we get started if you are buying a Chinese phone and bringing it into the UK, USA, Europe etc then you need to make sure that the device will work with the networks in your country. Don’t fall into the trap of buying an amazing phone without checking the networks, I bought a […]


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Iphone Photography – It’s convenient. 

iPhone Photography – It’s convenient. Just let this image sink in for a minute. It is a prime example of the convenience of iPhone Photography, I took the photo on my Samsung Galaxy S7 because it is, in one image EVERYTHING I am writing about in Smartphone Media Production. Here is a tourist in Iceland, like me and my family doing Iceland’s famous “Golden Circle”. The sites are amazing and everyone has their cameras ready to get those all important holiday snaps, myself included. Convenience You have the option of either one of your two, top of the range compact cameras. Both […]


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Iphone 7 and Iphone 7 Plus

Apples 2016 Flagships iPhone. Apple flagship smartphones, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are two of the top handsets in the mobile world and two of the best smartphones for media production. The iPhone has a dedicated following and is in most cases the first choice for creative professionals. Both the Iphone 7 and Iphone 7 plus have stiff competition in the high end ‘media production capable’ smartphone arena,  the main competition is from Samsung, HTC, LG and  Google. The iPhone 7 is generally accepted as the best mobile for both photography and video production. Powerful The iPhone 7 […]