Microsoft announces Lumia 535 for Rs. 9,199, we go hands-on

As expected, Microsoft announced its new Lumia smartphone, Lumia 535 for the Indian market. The Windows Phone device is special in its own way because it is the first Lumia to bear the Microsoft branding. The phone runs Windows Phone 8.1 that brings the usual features you’d expect from Microsoft’s OS and features the ‘power… [Continue Reading]

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    Microsoft Lumia 535

    Microsoft announces Lumia 535 for Rs. 9,199, we go hands-on

    As expected, Microsoft announced its new Lumia smartphone, Lumia 535 for the Indian market. The Windows Phone device is special in its own way because it is the first Lumia to bear the Microsoft branding. The phone runs Windows Phone 8.1 that brings the usual features you’d expect from Microsoft’s OS and features the ‘power […]

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    Amazon selling unlocked Fire Phone for $199, includes Amazon Prime subscription as well

    Amazon’s maiden smartphone attempt – the Fire Phone has been a dud and in a bid to offload unsold inventory, Amazon seems to put the device on sale for just $199. This is an unlocked device, which means it will work with any GSM carrier in the world and to top it off, also bundles […]

    OnePlus One

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    OnePlus has teamed up with Amazon to launch its maiden OnePlus One phone in India. The company will follow its international sales model to sell the device, which will require an invite. There will be 1000 India-specific invites up for grabs which the company will give away through a contest or by subscribing to its […]

    padfone-mini

    Asus launches Padfone mini (PF400CG) in India

    Asus India has been steadily expanding its portfolio and adding to the long list is Padfone mini (PF400CG). The interesting thing about Padfone mini is that it tries to give the best of smartphone and a tablet, depending on user’s need. The device is equipped with a 4-inch smartphone that can be docked to transform […]

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