Tag Archives: Phone

Oppo R17 Neo launches in Japan: its first phone with in-display fingerprint reader

Japan often gets cool tech gadgets first, but not this time – it just got its first phone with an in-display fingerprint reader and it’s late to that particular party. The phone itself is quite interesting – the Oppo R17 Neo. It’s a version of the Oppo K1 and R15X, which are partially based on the Oppo R17.… Read More »

Oppo’s New Phone With In-Display Fingerprint Sensor, 6.4-Inch Display Spotted on TENAA

The new Oppo smartphone may come with an in-display fingerprint sensor HIGHLIGHTS Three new Oppo smartphone models have passed through TENAA They come with model numbers PBCM30, PBCM10, and PBCT10 They are powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.95GHz Following the launch of Oppo F9, F9 Pro, R17, and R17 Pro, the Chinese manufacturer appears to be preparing for the launch… Read More »

Jio Phone 2 Fourth Flash Sale to Be Held Today at 12pm on Jio.com: Price, Specifications, More

Jio Phone 2, the successor to the highly popular Jio Phone, is set to go on sale for the fourth time in India today. The feature phone will be available through flash sale at 12pm IST, and the sale will be conducted through the company’s official website. Unlike last year’s Jio Phone, the Jio Phone 2 sports a QWERTY keyboard… Read More »

Yu Teases New Phone in India After Almost a Year of Silence

What started off as a promising project at the Micromaxheadquarters, the Yu Televentures brand waned in popularity against heavy competition in the Indian smartphone market. Now, after almost a year of silence from Yu, its Twitter handle has come alive with a new cryptic tweet, hinting at the arrival of a new smartphone. The last smartphone from this online-only sub-brand was… 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 »

Jio Phone Now Supports Google Maps With New Software Update

Google Maps on Jio Phone HIGHLIGHTS Google Assistant is the latest Google app on KaiOS YouTube and WhatsApp arrive on the Jio Phone on July 21 Jio Phone 2 will be released on August 15 Jio Phone 2, successor to last year’s Jio Phone, which runs KaiOS, was announced earlier this month at parent company Reliance Industries Limited’s AGM 2018. Back in… 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 »

OnePlus 6 Price Leaked, Might Be Company’s Most Expensive Phone Yet

The OnePlus 6 launch is just round the corner as the Chinese phone maker prepares to unveil its next-gen flagship in Q2 this year. Yet another leak has emerged online that reveals the price and key specifications of the smartphone. According to the new leak, the OnePlus 6 will enter the ranks of the premium flagships when it comes to… Read More »

Indian Smartphone Phone Market Grew 14 Percent in 2017 to Record 124 Million Shipments: IDC

Analyst firm IDC (International Data Corporation) on Tuesday posted reports from its Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker wherein it observed that India recorded total smartphone shipments of 124 million units in 2017, with an annual growth of 14 percent over last year. This double digit growth makes India the fastest growing smartphone market in the world, among the top 20 global… Read More »

One in Two Feature Phone Users in India Intend to Buy a 4G Feature Phone in Next 6 Months: IDC

One out of three feature phone users in India are willing to purchase a data-enabled phone in next one year, and more than half are ready to spend between $100 to $200 (roughly between Rs. 6,400 and Rs. 12,800) on a new smartphone, according to a research study by IDC. The study, titled India Smartphone Pulse, also reveals that… Read More »