Category Archives: Mobiles

Google Pixel 3 XL Spotted on Public Transit, Display Notch and Front Speakers Seen

Google Pixel 3 XL is expected to become the most premium smartphone in the Pixel lineup this year, and leaks surrounding this variant have been numerous. Now, a fresh leak gives us a look at the Pixel 3 XL in the wild, in fact it was spotted by a user on public transit, and the user then decided to take a… Read More »

Samsung Dominated Premium Smartphone Market in India in H1 2018: CMR

Samsung dominated the premium smartphone segment in India in the first half of 2018 with almost half the market share, a new report from CyberMedia Research (CMR) said on Friday. According to CMR India’s Mobile Handset Review report, Samsung (48 percent) was followed by Chinese smartphone player OnePlus, which grabbed the second spot with 25 percent share, and Apple with 22 percent… Read More »

10.or D2 India Launch Expected on August 22, an Amazon-Exclusive Smartphone

Amazon’s smartphone brand 10.or (pronounced Tenor) came to India in September last year and has since launched its affordable range of phones including the 10.or G, 10.or E, and 10.or D in the country. As per a new teaser shared by the brand on its social media accounts and a landing page that has appeared on Amazon.in, 10.or is launching its latest smartphone in… Read More »

Google Promises Fix for Pixel XL Charging Bug After Android Pie Update

Users of the Pixel XL reported a bug on their smartphones after updating to the latest Android Pie, which prevented them from using fast charging adapters other than the ones bundled in the phone’s box. Google has since replied on Tuesday, August 14, and has responded on the original issue tracker thread. In a response, the tech giant states that it is working on… Read More »

Samsung’s First Android Go Smartphone Now Revealed Through Official User Manual

  Samsung’s first Android Go smartphone has been a part of rumours for some time now. But now, Samsung has revealed the handset itself by posting its user manual in Russia. The user manual shows the model number of the unannounced smartphone as SM-J260F. It also reveals the presence of a removable battery pack and Android Go apps, including Files Go, Maps… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5A Pre-Order Sale Today on Mi.com at 12pm

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 5A budget smartphone in November last year, and has been taking pre-orders on Mi.com every week. The pre-order page for the Redmi 5A is set to go live from 12pm IST today on the Mi.com website. These pre-orders are meant to be a way to avoid the hassle of flash sales, and instead book the smartphone with full… Read More »

Jio Phone 2 Next Flash Sale Date Is August 30

Jio Phone 2 next sale will be held on August 30, the company revealed on its official website. The company’s second 4G feature phone, Jio Phone 2, went on sale in India for the first time earlier today at 12pm. It was a flash sale and, predictably, lasted only a few minutes. As for the next Jio Phone 2 sale on… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India Launch Set for August 22

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is set to launch as the company’s latest flagship smartphone in India on August 22. After unveiling the handset globally earlier this month, Samsung has now confirmed its launch date in India as well. Previously, it was reported that Samsung will launch the Galaxy Note 9 in the country next Wednesday, but the company has now started sending out media invites… Read More »

Apple Patents Tip Siri Multi-User Support for Personalised Responses, In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Apple’s voice assistant Siri may soon become smarter by offering personalised responses to different users speaking to it. As of now, Siri does not have multi-user support, but if a newly granted patent for ‘user profiling for voice input processing’ is any clue, Apple may be introducing the feature. The company had already launched a ‘Personalised Hey Siri’ feature earlier this year, but the… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India Launch Date Is August 22: Report

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be launched in India on August 22, according to an IANS report citing industry sources. This will peg the Galaxy Note 9 India launch alongside the global release, which is not a surprise considering India’s importance to Samsung. The new smartphone is presently up for pre-orders in the country; the pre-orders end on August 21. It… Read More »