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Sideloading Huawei’s P40 Pro Plus turns it into a world-beating phone

If a smartphone’s worth is dictated by its camera, then the Huawei P40 Pro Plus is the best phone you can buy right now – except you probably won’t. What gives?

Since partnering with Leica in 2016, Huawei’s smartphone cameras have been amongst the best available. Scour the web for P40 Pro Plus reviews though, and the scores are generally around 3.5/5 or 7/10. The P40 Pro Plus is an exemplary smartphone, though its scores were likely docked by half a point or so for its bold price tag of £1,299. That said, it introduces world-first camera tech to the

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The Android 11 features that will actually change your phone

Android 11 will be released later in 2020 like clockwork, but developers and anyone happy to put up with a half-finished operating system – bored much? – can try it out now. A beta of the software is available here for Pixel 2, 3, 3a and Pixel 4s. It has some, but not all, of the features of the final version.

We’ve taken a look at the beta on one of Google’s Pixel smartphones to see what progress has been made. On reflection, some changes are long overdue, the kind of tweaks a 2016 buyer might expected to see in

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How to watch Disney+ on your TV, phone and laptop

Disney+ is here and, oh boy, are we ready for it. Before you settle in for a Simpsons marathon or Pixar cryfest, here’s what you need to know about how to watch it on your TV, phone, tablet and laptop. Device support is pretty comprehensive so chances are there will be something in your home that can stream Disney+ and in most cases, the answer is: search for and then download the app or head to the Disney+ site. Still, here’s exactly what you can use to stream the new service; which devices will get you 4K and what’s not

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