Category Archives: Mobiles

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Leaked Live Images Show Bezel-Less Display, Dual Rear Cameras

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has been in t­­he news since January this year, and can be expected to launch soon. From US FCC listings to leaked specifications and retail boxes, the smartphone has been leaked in a variety of ways. Now, the latest leak features live images of the smartphone, and points to an 18:9 display with minimal bezels on all sides, a… Read More »

Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

Apple’s Face ID, the new biometric feature that Apple introduced with the iPhone X, could soon trickle down to Android smartphones. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, Android smartphone makers are increasingly inquiring about 3D-sensing technologies. Without identifying any of these OEMs, Kuo said that before Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X, Android smartphone makers were looking at embedding fingerprint… Read More »

Swipe Elite Pro With 4G VoLTE Support, 3GB RAM Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Swipe Technologies on Saturday launched a new budget smartphone in India, the Swipe Elite Pro. Priced at Rs. 6,999, the smartphone is now available to buy via Snapdeal. The smartphone’s highlights are its 4G VoLTE support, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of inbuilt storage at its price point. “Swipe Elite Pro is power packed with features that stands on our promise… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 With Bezel-Less Display Set to Launch in India on October 10

Mi MIX 2 India launch date has been announced by the company’s India MD Manu Kumar Jain via a tweet. He had confirmed soon after the bezel-less phone’s unveiling in China that it will be released in India, but had not specified a date at the time. Now, he has said that the Mi MIX 2 India launch will be held on October… Read More »

Nokia 9 Mockup Image Spotted, Hints at Curved Display and More

Nokia 9 is anticipated to be Nokia licensee HMD Global’s next flagship smartphone, and it has been making the rounds of the Internet for months. The smartphone’s has now been tipped in a mockup image, allegedly based on leaked information, giving a rough idea about the design of the handset and possible colours. The mockup tips that the upcoming Nokia 9 may… Read More »

Nokia 8 May Get Android 8.0 Oreo Update by October End: Report

HMD Global’s Nokia 8, the premium offering in the company’s portfolio, is finally being announced in different markets. While announcing the Nokia 8 in Taiwan, a company manager reportedly revealed that the smartphone may receive Android 8.0 Oreo update by end of October. At this moment, there are no specific dates or release schedule for the Nokia 8’s Oreo update.… Read More »

OnePlus 5 Spotted Running Android 8.0 Oreo on Geekbench, Update Appears Imminent

Earlier this month, some OnePlus 3 users in closed-beta received the Android 8.0 Oreo update and while the builds for OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 5 were said to be on their way, the latter smartphone has now been spotted running Android 8.0 Oreo on a popular benchmark website. As per the Geekbench listing, the OnePlus 5 smartphone has been spotted running Android 8.0 Oreo, as pointed… Read More »

Moto X Play Starts Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update: Report

Moto India back in June confirmed that the Moto X Play will be updated to Nougat though no exact release date was announced. If some reports are to be believed then the Moto X Play has started receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update in the Brazil region. Notably, the company in June did not mention whether it will be rolling out Android 7.0… Read More »

Zopo Flash X1, Flash X2 With ‘Infinity’ Displays Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Zopo on Wednesday launched its new Flash X1 and Flash X2 budget-segment smartphones with near bezel-less displays and taller-than-usual aspect ratio of 18:9 in India. The Zopo Flash X1 and Flash X2 have been priced by the company at Rs. 6,999 and Rs. 8,999 respectively and will be made available for purchase in October. However, the company is still… Read More »

iPhone 8 Users Complain of ‘Crackling’ Earpiece Sound, Apple to Release Fix Soon

Just days after being made available for purchase, the iPhone 8 is giving trouble to some users. There are several users complaining about a crackling sound coming from the handset’s earpiece that is causing a disturbance on phone calls. Thankfully, the Cupertino-based company has acknowledged that some customers are facing this issue and that it is already working on a… Read More »