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 »

Jio Phone: Be Ready to Pay Extra if You Return It Within a Year

Jio Phone, the 4G feature phone unveiled by Reliance Jio in July, will cost you much more than previously anticipated. The company has put up the terms and conditions on its website for returning Jio Phone units, which have revealed the fine print involved with the process. It turns out you will have to shell out money if you want… Read More »

Huawei Nova 2i With FullView Display and Four Cameras Launched

Huawei has launched its new Nova 2i smartphone in Malaysia. The new Nova-series handset is an addition to the company’s already unveiled Huawei Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus devices. Unfortunately, there’s no price tag for the Nova 2i as of now but we can expect it to go on sale soon considering the official retailer has the phone already listed. Following… Read More »

Gionee unveils the M7 Power

Just two days after the official launch of the M7, Gionee announced another phone from the same series named M7 Power at the Thailand Mobile Expo 2017. It has a massive 5,000 mAh power cell, but is otherwise less powerful than the Gionee M7. The Gionee M7 Power has a Snapdragon 435 SoC with octa-core 1.4 GHz processor. It is paired with 4… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 With 10-Hour Battery Life Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 has two 2.5W speakers It can give up to 10 hours of music playback time The speaker is available at a price of Rs. 1,799 Xiaomi has launched a new compact Bluetooth speaker in India. It’s called the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 and features two 2.5W speakers that can produce… Read More »

India Mobile Congress to Emerge as a Global Event, Says Telecom Minister

HIGHLIGHTS Manoj Sinha said DoT will organise the India Mobile Congress every year The first ever India Mobile Congress starts on Wednesday About 150 foreign delegates and eight embassies are participating Telecom minister Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said the Department of Telecom will organise the India Mobile Congress every year which would emerge as a global event in coming years. “We want… Read More »

Jio Phone: Be Ready to Pay Extra if You Return It Within a Year

HIGHLIGHTS Reliance Jio has published the terms and conditions for Jio Phone Jio Phone users will have to make recharges worth Rs. 1,500 each year Customers will be liable to penalty if they return the Jio Phone early Jio Phone, the 4G feature phone unveiled by Reliance Jio in July, will cost you much more than previously anticipated.… Read More »