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Xiaomi Redmi 5A to Go on Sale in India for the First Time Today: What You Should Know

Xiaomi Redmi 5A, the latest entry-level smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer, will go on sale in India on Thursday for the first time today. To recall, the Redmi 5A (Review) was launched in the country last week, and will be available to buy via Flipkart, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores starting 12pm IST. While no specific launch offers were detailed by Xiaomi,… Read More »

Oppo R11s First Sale Registration Opens Ahead of Launch; Sports 18:9 Display

Oppo has listed the all-new R11s featuring an all-screen bezel-less design in its home country. The company has opened registrations for the new Oppo R11s in China for the first sale which is November 2. There’s no pricing announced so far. The Chinese listing confirms that the R11s goes on sale from November 2 which should be the day of… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 to Go on Sale for the First Time in India Today

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2, the latest bezel-less display smartphone from the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, will go on sale for the first in India on Tuesday via Flipkart and Mi.com. The sale kicks off at 12pm IST, and is being called a preview sale by the company before its general availability in the first week of November. To recall, the smartphone was launched… Read More »

Xiaomi Doubles Down on Offline Strategy, to Open First Mi Home Store in Delhi-NCR This Week

A physical Xiaomi store is coming to a mall near you. The Chinese smartphone maker says it will nearly triple the number of brick and mortar stores that offer its high-end, low-cost smartphones in the country by the end of the year. In addition, the company is also planning to setup its flagship stores at many more cities in India.… Read More »

Infinix Note 4 and Infinix Hot 4 Pro First Impressions

HIGHLIGHTS Infinix Note 4 sports a 5.7-inch full-HD display, 4300mAh battery Infinix Hot 4 Pro packs a 5.5-inch HD display, 4000mAh battery Note 4 costs Rs. 8,499 while the Hot 4 Pro is priced at Rs. 7,499 Chinese conglomerate Transsion Holdings enjoys a moderate foothold in India’s mobile phone market through its Itel and Tecno brands, and it… Read More »

GST Impact: Indian Smartphone Market Contracts for First Time, Says Canalys

Market research firm Canalys on Wednesday reported that the Indian smartphone market contracted for the first time in its history this past quarter. The report claims that shipments in the country fell 4 percent year-on-year to just under 27 million units. The report adds that the primary factor for falling shipments was the impending introduction of GST on… Read More »

Nokia rolls out its first ‘petabit-class’ router

With internet traffic set to double again before the current batch of routers are obsolete, Nokia is turning to new silicon to help upgrade core networks. With internet traffic set to triple over the next five years or so, according to recent estimates from Nokia and Cisco Systems, Nokia thinks the time is right for a new range… Read More »

iPhone 8 Running on iOS 11 Leaked in Renders for the First Time

iPhone 8 renders have been leaked aplenty, but today’s leak brings reimagined renders of the smartphone running on the newly announced iOS 11 for the first time. The latest renders shows how the new Control Center, Lock Screen, Apple Music, and even the Messages apps will look on the iPhone 8’s rumoured bezel-less display. It also shows the… Read More »

Nubia Z17 may be the first to support Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4.0+, but you won’t be able to use it

Qualcomm announced an enhanced version of its quick charge technology last week and confirmed the first smartphone to feature Quick Charge 4.0+ is the Nubia Z17, a high-end smartphone recently launched in China. Unfortunately, it turns out that Quick Charge 4.0+ won’t be usable with the Nubia Z17, at least at first. The Chinese company confirmed that its… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Home Rakes in Rs. 5 Crores Sales Revenue in First 12 Hours

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi opened its Mi Home offline store in Bengaluru on May 20 The company says it had a sales revenue of Rs. 5 crores The company also plans to open 100 more store in India in next 2 years Chinese tech company Xiaomi has a lot of hopes pinned on its own foray into the offline market… Read More »