We’ve had some major product launches this year, including the first of the tablets, Nokia trying to retain its position as the mobile phone giant, and vendors throwing their weight behind Android as the emerging smartphone platform.
As 2010 draws to a close, here’s our round-up of the most popular reviews on V3.co.uk this year.
Great choice for users on a budget wanting an Android 2.1 phone
The N900 supports voice calls, but is more like a pocket-sized computer than a phone
The aptly named Android handset combines a superb screen with a friendly user interface, making it a rival to Apple's iPhone
Much anticipated smartphone is a multimedia powerhouse, but let down by poor user interface
Samsung targets the iPhone 4 with its latest Android handset
Flash support and wireless tethering give the Google OS a boost in battle with Apple iPhone
V3.co.uk takes a look at whether Apple's tablet has a place as a business device
Hands-on with the extra services and functionality on HTC handsets
Latest smartphone from RIM comes with a much improved touch screen on top of a more user friendly interface
Android 2.2, 7in tablet is a worthy iPad rival
Found by calculating the strength of the material deep inside the crust of neutron stars
Can highlight in real-time the relevant regions of an image being described
Double legal trouble for Musk as he also faces civil lawsuit over renewed British pot-holer 'paedo' claims
Battery development could help boost performance of smartphones