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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 »

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 »

Google Says User Data Requests From India at an All-Time High

HIGHLIGHTS Google received 3,843 requests for data from 6,343 government accounts That is 391 more requests than the same period in 2016 This is the highest number of requests since 2009 The number of requests that Google received from India in the first half of 2017 for disclosing user data was at an all-time high, reveals the latest biannual transparency… Read More »

Lenovo at IFA 2017: Yoga 920, Yoga 720, Miix 520, Explorer Mixed Reality Headset, Home Assistant Pack Launched

At IFA 2017 in Berlin, Lenovo took to stage on Thursday to launch a slew of products in its Yoga and Miix range of convertibles, apart from unveiling its mixed reality headset and a smart speaker. The Chinese company launched Yoga 920 and Yoga 720 2-in-1 convertible laptops, the Miix 520 detachable 2-in-1, Lenovo Explorer Mixed Reality headset, and an Amazon Echo-like… Read More »

Lenovo K8 Plus With Dual Rear Cameras Launched at Rs. 10,999: Event Highlights

The Lenovo K8 Plus launch event has started, giving us the look at the latest smartphone in the company’s new K8 series. The handset joins the growing list of smartphones with dual rear cameras with its 13-megapixel Purecell sensor and 5-megapixel depth sensor to deliver the bokeh effect. In the front of the smartphone is the 8-megapixel camera with 5-element… Read More »

Alcatel Idol 5S, Idol 5, A7, and A7 XL Smartphones Launched at IFA 2017: Price, Specifications

After the Alcatel U5 HD, the company took the opportunity at IFA 2017 in Berlin to launch four more smartphones and expand its portfolio, namely the Alcatel Idol 5S, Alcatel Idol 5, Alcatel A7 XL, and Alcatel A7. The prices of these Alcatelsmartphones start at EUR 230 (roughly Rs. 17,500), and the Idol 5S, and Idol 5 will be made available this… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4A New Variant With 3GB RAM, 32GB Storage Launched in India at Rs. 6,999

Xiaomi Redmi 4A got a new variant in India on Tuesday, giving buyers the option to purchase a variant with more RAM and storage compared to the original handset. The new Redmi 4A variant in India comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage, and has been priced at Rs. 6,999. The new Xiaomi model will go on sale… Read More »

Einstein’s letter may fetch over USD 60,000 at auction

A unique and very personal letter written by German physicist Albert Einstein to his close friend Michele Besso, discussing about various topics including God, is expected to fetch over USD 60,000 at an auction in the US. Datelined from Princeton, April 15, 1950, the letter by Einstein melds the philosophical with the scientific and gives insight into the… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X India Launch Expected at September 5 Event

Xiaomi has started sending invites for the launch of the ‘flagship dual camera’ smartphone in New Delhi on September 5, neatly tying in with the announcement Xiaomi India’s Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain madeconfirming Xiaomi would launch its first dual-camera phone in India in September. While Jain didn’t specifically mention the smartphone model that will be launched in India next… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Concept Video Hints at Even Thinner Bezels

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has been leaked on several occasions, and now a fresh concept video hints at extremely thin bottom bezel. The predecessor Xiaomi Mi Mix kick-started the trend of an all-display panel, and by the looks of this new leak, the Mi Mix 2 will take things further by sporting even less bezel. The concept video is designed by Philippe Starck,… Read More »