Apple and Samsung have each confirmed that some of their best-selling smartphones are faulty.
Both companies have emphasised the small number of devices involved.
ABI Research says consumers are suffering because conventional smartphone components are being used in smart watches, even when manufacturers claim otherwise.
Its ‘teardown’ service reports a lack of optimised smartwatch components, resulting in the end user experiencing sub-optimal battery life, unnecessary costs and a device that’s bulkier than it needs to be.
Samsung Electronics has announced a new range of premium audio products aimed at mobile phone users.
The Samsung Level series currently consists of four products: Level Over, Level On, Level In, and Level Box.
Advertising-funded virtual network Samba Mobile has closed down in the UK… just a month after rival MVNO Ovivo Mobile ceased trading.
Samba Mobile was formed in 2010 and launched its mobile network in 2012.