Category Archives: Mobiles

Apple Starts Testing 5G Millimetre Wave Wireless Technology: Report

Apple is not especially known to be an early adopter in tech world but if reports are to be believed, the Cupertino-based company is already planning to test new advancement in the world of wireless Internet – 5G. Apple has reportedly filed an application to test the next generation of wireless technology, termed as millimetre wave. The iPhone-maker… Read More »

Moto G5S Plus Leaked in Images With Dual Camera Setup, Four Colour Options

Lenovo is rumoured to introduce a new variant of the Moto G-Series which is likely to launch this year. The Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus were leaked recently in a presentation slide believed to be shown at a limited briefing by Lenovo. Now, the Moto G5S Plus, the bigger sibling, has been leaked in bunch of images… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4 to Go on Sale in India Today: Variants, Price, Launch Offers, and More

The first Xiaomi Redmi 4 (Review) sale will be held on Tuesday at 12pm IST on Amazon India and Mi.com. It will be available in in Matte Black and Elegant Gold colour variants. The top variant of Redmi 4 with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage – priced at Rs. 10,999 – will not be available for purchase in the… Read More »

LG X venture Rugged Smartphone With IP68 Certification, MIL-STD 810G Rating Launched

LG on Monday announced the launch of a new rugged smartphone, the X venture. The company says the smartphone will start becoming available in North America, parts of Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Latin America from Monday itself. Local pricing for the LG X venture will be announced by the company for each region at the… Read More »

Android O Users Will Be Able Pause and Resume System Updates

It seems like folks at Google have finally provided a solution for a long-standing issue with the platform as the search giant has now added the option to pause system updates with Android O’s second developer preview. This means that if you have to download an extremely large update and head out of your home, meaning away from… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4 review: the new frontrunner among budget smartphones

The Xiaomi Redmi 4 has finally been launched in India, and looking at it, I can’t help but marvel at the evolution of budget phones. It’s no surprise that the budget segment in India is the most lucrative for smartphone makers, and Xiaomi’s wildly successful Redmi series is testament to that. With last year’s Redmi 3S becoming the highest… Read More »

Micromax X1i 2017: After Darago 3310, another Nokia 3310-lookalike spotted

After the Darago 3310, there’s another feature phone that has been caught imitating the refreshed Nokia 3310. Called the Micromax X1i 2017, the phone may not be a clone, but it’s quite similar looking. And just like the Darago 3310, this Micromax feature phone too targets the Nokia 3310 audience, offering ‘something similar’ for a much lower price.… Read More »

Google I/O 2017: Google’s Augmented Reality Tech Gets a Boost With Visual Positioning Service

You may be familiar with Google’s Project Tango that uses sensors to track motions and size up your environment. Google has been investing quite a bit on Tango, which is at the core for the company’s push into both virtual reality and augmented reality. The company announced at Google I/O its new VR tech called WorldSense as well… Read More »

Lava A77 With 4G VoLTE Support, Front Flash Launched at Rs. 6,099

Lava has launched a new smartphone in India, featuring 4G VoLTE support and running Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Called the Lava A77, it has an MRP of Rs. 6,099, but is retailing for as low as Rs. 4,999, an established offline retailer notes. It will be available in Blue, Gold, and Grey colour variants. The dual-SIM Lava A77 sports… Read More »

Google endorses Kotlin for Android development

Android Studio 3.0 IDE will include this first addition to Android’s official languages Google’s Java-centric Android mobile development platform is adding the Kotlin language as an officially supported development language, and will include it in the Android Studio 3.0 IDE. Its developers had previously promoted Kotlin for Android development. The revelation was made Wednesday by Google Program Manager Stephanie… Read More »