Bloomberg: Samsung to leave out Snapdragon chip from Galaxy S6

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Samsung is expected to announce their new Galaxy S flagship in March and if Bloomberg’s sources are to be believed, Samsung will drop Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chip from its Galaxy S6. According to their source, Samsung has been testing the Galaxy S6 with Snapdragon 810 and have found the chip to overheat compared to Samsung’s own […]

This is allegedly the new HTC One M9

HTC One M9

HTC will reveal its next flagship device on March 1 but if Nowhereelse is to be believed, we’re looking at HTC’s next generation One device. Going by the couple of images, it seems HTC wants to maintain its One design (that has won many accolades) except for making it slightly slimmer and thinner display bezel. […]

Asus brings Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) to India for Rs. 13,999

Asus Fonepad 8

Asus has expanded its Fonepad lineup with a new 8-inch model. Aptly named as the Fonepad 8 (FE380CG), the tablet brings dual-SIM support with 3G connectivity support. Asus claims the new Fonepad 8 is lighter (310g) and has a narrower bezel at 12cm, which is said to be the slimmest for an 8-inch tablet. The […]

Lenovo A6000 to sell for Rs. 6,999 on Flipkart

Lenovo A6000

Last week, Lenovo confirmed to launch the LTE-toting affordable A6000 in India and delivering on their word, the Chinese phone maker has announced pricing and availability of the device. The phone will go on sale in India on January 28 at a price of Rs. 6,999, making it one of the cheapest LTE-enabled devices in […]

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Xolo One

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Indian manufacturers have often been accused of having non-existent software support for their devices but Xolo, a brand owned by Lava Mobiles is trying to shake things up. As promised, Xolo has released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Xolo One , which seems closer to the stock Android 5.0 update. The software update brings […]

BlackBerry launches Classic in India

BlackBerry Classic

If BlackBerry Passport was a bit wide for your taste, the Canadian company has launched a regular looking QWERTY phone in India. Aptly named the Classic, the device brings a classic keypad experience along with trackpad running BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 and when compared with BlackBerry’s yesteryear’s flagship, Bold 9900, the BlackBerry Classic boasts a three […]

Microsoft intros affordable Lumia 435 and 532 devices

Lumia 532

Affordable phones is what the market needs apparently. After Samsung announcing their cheap Z1, Microsoft has gone ahead and announced the Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 smartphones. The Lumia 435 is in fact, Microsoft’s cheapest Windows Phone yet and it runs the latest Lumia Denim update that brings Windows Phone 8.1 features like Live Folders, […]

Z1 is Samsung’s first commercially available Tizen phone

Samsung Z1

The first ever Tizen phone to be announced by Samsung was the Samsung Z but for some reason only known to the Korean giant, the phone didn’t make it to the retail shelves. The Z1 that was announced earlier today, however, is the first Tizen device that will be available for purchase to consumers. The […]

Samsung unveils slim Galaxy A7 with octa-core processor, LTE support

Samsung Galaxy A7

Chinese phone makers have squeezed the entry-level market while the top-end market is slipping off Samsung’s hands. This means it’s natural for Samsung to target the yet-to-be untapped mid-range segment. Samsung recently announced the Galaxy E and Galaxy A series and expanding its A series is Galaxy A7. This will be the top-of-the-line Galaxy A […]

Microsoft teams up with Idea Cellular to bring operator billing for Lumia devices

Microsoft Lumia 535

The two major obstacles that app stores face is consumers sharing their card details to purchase apps or worse, they don’t have a card at all! The end result is the potential piracy of apps. Operator Billing is a probable solution to attack these problems and Microsoft seems to agree, which is why they’ve announced […]

Lenovo A6000: Budget LTE smartphone for India

Lenovo A6000

Lenovo teased us about a new affordable LTE device for the Indian market and delivering their promise, revealed it at the CES 2015. It’s the A6000 that will hit the retail soon through a partnership with Flipkart and though we don’t have an exact price yet, Lenovo is hinting it to be around or under […]

LG G Flex2 Hands-on

LG G Flex2

LG G Flex was clearly a niche attempt trying to test the water with a new form factor and considering how well it was received, LG has followed it up with the G Flex2. LG announced it at the CES and we managed to get our hands on briefly on the latest device. The G […]

88 Tauri is a $6000 smartphone from Tonino Lamborghini

88 Tauri

Luxury smartphone maker Tonino Lamborghini rolled our heads when they announced the Antares last year. The company is back again with another one of its premium offering – the 88 Tauri. The 88 Tauri starts from a price range of $6000 and goes up to $6500 if you opt for a gold plated version (three […]

LG gets more bendy with G Flex2

LG G Flex2

As expected, LG announced the G Flex2 at the CES 2015. G Flex might be an experiment but its successor is certainly not as it comes with an improved curvy design and powerful hardware. The G Flex2 now has a 700m radius curved profile and an improved self-healing back that heals minor scratches in under […]

Xiaomi makes Redmi 2 official with better processor, 4G support

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Redmi 1S is the cheapest and one of the highest selling smartphones from Xiaomi. The Chinese smartphone maker has now announced the successor – Redmi 2 that improves on a few things and lowers the asking price as well. Design-wise, the Redmi 2 looks similar to the Redmi 1S and the biggest change is the […]