Tag Archives: feature

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 »

Lava Announces 2-Year Warranty for Its Smartphones and Feature Phones

Domestic mobile manufacturer Lava on Friday announced a 2-year warranty for all its major models in its product portfolio in India, across smartphones and feature phones. It added the 2-year warrant would apply to all future launches as well. The company claims its 2-year warranty promise, covering such a wide range of products, is the first of its kind in… Read More »

Jio Phone: Micromax Says Yet to See Any Impact, but Open to Idea of 4G Feature Phone

JioPhone demand is on the radar of Indian smartphone maker Micromax as it explores whether its feature phone lineup needs to be upgraded to support 4G networks. The JioPhone bookings start online and offline officially on August 24, and deliveries will start in September. Rahul Sharma, Co-Founder of Micromax, said the company already has 4G-enabled feature phone prototypes ready, but… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Feature In-Screen Fingerprint Sensor: KGI

Reports have suggested for months now that the in-screen fingerprint scanner has been a tricky feature to implement for both Apple and Samsung. As per a new report by research firm KGI Securities, the latter company will only be introducing the under-display fingerprint sensor with its Galaxy Note 9 smartphone. This effectively means that the company will be skipping this feature with the… Read More »

Windows 10 Gets ‘Eye Control’ Feature, Command Prompt Console Gets Colour Overhaul

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft has announced Eye Control for Windows Insider preview build Microsoft Console has also received a new colour scheme Both the features are included in the latest Windows build 16257 To empower physically-challenged people to operate an on-screen mouse and keyboard, Microsoft has announced beta version of ‘Eye Control’ feature for Windows 10 that lets users control… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Sale on Flipkart, Moto G5S & Moto G5S Plus Launched, iPhone 8 Feature Teased, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 available for as low as Rs. 999 in Flipkart Sale Facebook is working on a video device for home use New IRCTC feature will allow customers to buy without paying Flipkart today held the ‘Big Redmi Note 4 Sale’, which started at 12pm IST, and as the name suggested, the handset is available at a reduced price. The… Read More »

Ziox Mobiles launches S333 Wi-Fi feature phone at Rs.1993

The dual-SIM phone with its slender body sports a bright 2.4-inch display with 3D UI interface that offers a smart user experience. It comes packed with premium smart features such as digital camera, 1750mAh battery with power saving mode, LED torch light and built-in social media capabilities. As mentioned earlier, the device has a dedicated Wi-Fi key. Commenting on the launch of the newest device, Mr. Deepak… Read More »

Nokia Smartphones to Feature Ziess Optics, HMD Global Announces

Nokia brand licensee HMD Global and Zeiss on Thursday announced a strategic partnership for optics on Nokia smartphones. The two have joined hands together to with the aim to boost the imaging experience on future Nokia smartphones. This deal brings back memories of Nokia and Zeiss’ partnership that started in 2005 and managed to sell as many as 100 million smartphones. HMD Global has… Read More »

Facebook’s Find Wi-Fi feature is now expanding globally

Back in 2016, Facebook introduced a new feature dubbed Find Wi-Fi for the Android and iPhone apps. However, this feature limited only to the users in select countries. Basically, the Find Wi-Fi feature on Facebook will let you find Wi-Fi hotspots nearby while you are traveling. Now, the social networking giant seems to have removed this limitation. Facebook… Read More »

Instagram rolls out Archive feature for iOS, Android users

The popular image-sharing platform Instagram has launched a new feature called Archive for iOS and Android users. The feature enables you to move posts – those you have previously shared with followers – into a space that is visible only to you. It was reported last month that Instagram was testing the Archive feature. To archive a post… Read More »