Homegrown technology and IoT company Smartron is rumoured to launch an exclusive Sachin Tendulkar-branded mobile phone in April which will be the first-ever signature series of the master blaster for a mobile phone brand. Industry sources told IANS that Tendulkar was recently spotted shooting at a studio in Mumbai for Smartron that is working on
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The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is for our money the best phone you can buy right now, coupling the sheer power of the Samsung Galaxy S7 with a bigger battery, a more eye-catching design and genuinely useful edge screen features. But there’s no such thing as a perfect phone, so there are still improvements which
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OnePlus’ latest offering OnePlus 3T is available exclusively on Amazon India, and while the smartphone originally launched in two storage variants – 64GB and 128GB – only the 64GB variant has been available via the e-commerce site for a while now. In what will be good news for prospective buyers, OnePlus has finally decided to
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After launching the Swipe Konnect Grand and Swipe Elite Power last month, Swipe Telecom on Thursday launched a new dual-SIM smartphone – Swipe Konnect Star – in India at Rs. 3,799. The 4G VoLTE-enabled budget phone runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is available exclusively via ShopClues in silver, gold, and grey colour options. The Swipe
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Following its launch on Friday, the ZTE Blade A2 Plus has gone on sale in India on Monday. The smartphone is exclusively available via Flipkart, priced at Rs. 11,999. The smartphone is only available in its 4GB RAM variant in the country. The highlight of the smartphone is its 5000mAh battery, and it will be
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Samsung on Friday officially launched two new entry-level smartphones in India. The Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G were announced by the company priced at Rs. 8,490 and Rs. 6,890, respectively. While the Galaxy J1 4G was already listed on the company’s website last week, the Galaxy J2 Ace is the newest entry-level in
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The Internet is indeed full of spoilers. Weeks ahead of the official unveiling of Samsung’s next flagship, likely named Galaxy S8, almost everything from the design right down to the hardware have been speculated online. On Friday, two separate reports emerged – one regarding the size variants and the other regarding 3D renders. Now, Samsung
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Chinese mobile startup OnePlus has announced the opening of its first offline ‘Experience Store’ in Bengaluru, India. Taking a cue from other Chinese mobile manufacturers like Xiaomi, OnePlus is entering the Indian offline market space, sort of. The new OnePlus store will allow buyers to touch and experience the OnePlus handsets before making a purchase
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Amid the steady 4G adoption growth, 53 percent of Indians bought their smartphones online while 39 per cent of smartphone owners still preferred retail stores to buy a new device in 2016, a Deloitte survey revealed on Wednesday. According to the ‘Mobile Consumer Survey 2016’, 4G adoption is expected to grow strongly over the next
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LeEco on Wednesday said it has revised its business strategy for the coming year, based on the “overall volatility and uncertainty that is forecast for the global economy.” Recently, the company admitted expanding too fast too soon, and has since been scrutinising plans. This overhaul will imply several changes across the markets in which it
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Early last month, some Nexus 6P users reported an issue where their devices were shutting down unexpectedly despite showing some percentage of battery left, after updating to Android 7.0 Nougat. It seems like Google has still not fixed the issue as Nexus 6P users are continuing to complain regarding the issue to the search giant
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Panasonic has launched a new smartphone – Eluga Mark 2 – to add to its Eluga range of smartphones in the country. The Panasonic Eluga Mark 2 will be exclusively available on Flipkart from Wednesday at a price of Rs. 10,499. The smartphone has some highlighted features as Android for Work functionality and 4G VoLTE
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After launching the Mate 9, Mate 9 Porsche Edition, and the Mate 9 Pro this month, Huawei obviously wasn’t done with the Mate 9 lineup as it has now announced the more affordable Mate 9 Lite. The Mate 9 Lite is now listed on the company’s website without pricing, but the name and the specifications
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Smartphone-maker Gionee is gearing up to launch its long rumoured smartphones S9 and S9T in China on Tuesday at a 2pm CST (4:30pm IST) event. The smartphones have already been spotted on Chinese certification website TENAA and the company announced last week that it will be unveiling the smartphones on November 15. The most attractive
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Canalys has posted its Q1 2016 record for Indian smartphone shipments, and has found that Lenovo and Apple had been the fastest developing providers within the length. As per Canalys, the Indian smartphone marketplace grew 12 percentage yr-on-yr in terms of shipments, with 24.4 million units shipped. while the pinnacle 5 companies (Samsung, Micromax, Intex,
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Shortly after Qualcomm announced that LeTV’s Le Max Pro is the first smartphone to feature its Snapdragon 820 SoC, Xiaomi revealed that the Mi 5 flagship smartphone will pack the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor as well. The company also alongside confirmed other updates about the handset’s development. The news was confirmed by Xiaomi Co-Founder and
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