“I use my phone for everything now – the internet, listening to music, storing photos and even as a sat nav.  It’s hard to believe that phones used to be just for making calls.”

The word "smartphone" is now bandied about so freely that it can feel too late to ask the basic questions. What is a smartphone, what can it do and how do you work one? Our guides provide clear, intelligible answers, along with step-by-step guides to choosing the right smartphone for you and getting the most out of it.