Category Archives: Mobiles

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Gets Face Unlock, April Security Patch, and More With OTA Update

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 has received its first major update just 10 days after its launch in India. In the new update that’s rolling out to the ZenFone Max Pro M1, Asushas introduced its Face Recognition feature, alongside improvements in battery, camera, fingerprint sensor, and gyroscope. It also brings the Android security patch for April 2018. The ZenFone Max Pro… Read More »

Nokia 6 (2018) vs Moto G5S Plus: Price, Specifications, Features Compared

Nokia 6 (2018) was unveiled globally by HMD Global at MWC 2018 last month as the successor to last year’s Nokia 6. It had been unveiled in China earlier in the year. The new model is a part of Google’s Android One programme and is accompanied with a bunch of features, including the company’s Bothie mode. The phone also has an improved build that is made of a single, anodised… Read More »

Nokia 7 Plus vs Nokia 8 Sirocco: Price, Specifications, Features Compared

Mobile World Congress 2018 saw the launch of several new smartphones from HMD Global’s Nokia brand of smartphones. Among these were the Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco that offer an upgraded experience over last year’s Nokia 7 and Nokia 8 respectively. Part of Google’s Android One initiative, both smartphones are powered by stock Android with no customisations. Here is a quick overview of differences between Nokia’s latest premium smartphones – Nokia… Read More »

How to Check if Battery Health Is Slowing Your iPhone Down

One of the key solutions to emerge after the iPhone slowdown saga was Apple’s promise of letting you check your iOS device’s battery health. That feature is here with iOS 11.3. If your device supports iOS 11, you should update to this latest version to get a more accurate handle on the health of your iOS device’s battery. If the battery health is not good, you… Read More »

OnePlus 6 x Marvel Avengers Limited Edition Will Launch in India on May 17

OnePlus 6 is nearing an eventual unveiling as the Chinese phone maker gets set to launch its next flagship on May 16 in London and May 17 in India and China. With several features and specifications confirmed already, the brand hasn’t left much to imagination. In the most recent set of developments, however, OnePlus on Wednesday confirmed that the OnePlus 6 x Marvel Avengers… Read More »

Gionee F205, Gionee S11 Lite With FullView Displays Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Gionee F205 and Gionee S11 Lite are the Chinese mobile maker’s latest smartphones in India. Gionee launched the two smartphones at an event in New Delhi on Thursday. The company had showcased both the smartphones last year, at an event in China. Both the Gionee F205 and S11 Lite have been priced in the selfie-centric budget smartphone segment. The key highlights of the… Read More »

Meizu Partners Google to Announce Android Go Smartphone Launch

Meizu recently launched its new range of smartphones, Meizu 15, Meizu 15 Plus, and Meizu 15 Lite, with 16:9 displays, in China. All these smartphones run Flyme OS 7, a custom Android ROM with heavy customisations and several proprietary apps and features. However, the company is now announcing a partnership with Google to launch Meizu’s first Android Go-based smartphone. Powered by ExploreadsGlobal Marketing chief at Meizu, Ard Boudeling… Read More »

Jio Phone Sales at Nearly 40 Million Units So Far: Report

Highlighting the fact that Jio Phone is already a meaningful contributor Reliance Jio’s growth, a recent survey estimates that total Jio Phones sold so far could be close to around 40 million. A survey by Credit Suisse on the Indian Telecom Sector said as suggested by recent media reports, Jio Phone had 36 percent share of the feature phone market for January-March… Read More »

Apple Releases iOS 11.3.1 to Fix Aftermarket iPhone 8 Display Issue; macOS 10.13.4 Gets New Security Update

Apple has released iOS 11.3.1 that doesn’t bring any fresh features but addresses an issue that was making the touch functionality of some iPhone 8 devices unresponsive if they use an aftermarket display panel. The issue surfaced with the iOS 11.3 update that was released last month. The new iOS update is available for download for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models. Alongside… Read More »

Corning Sees Smartphone Glass Sales Decline Seeping Into Current Quarter

Corning on Tuesday reported a drop in sales at its screen glass unit for the first time in at least four quarters, and said it expects the weakness to spill into the current quarter, adding to growing market jitters about demand for high-end smartphones. Shares of the specialty glass maker, whose Gorilla glass became the screen of choice for… Read More »