Six Lenovo devices get Android KitKat update

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Lenovo India has started rolling out Android KitKat update for six of its devices that are being sold in the Indian market. Devices – S930, S650, S820, S920, S660 and the P780 can now be upgraded to Android 4.4 KitKat update with Lenovo promising the latest S660 to get the KitKat goodness in September. The […]

Xiaomi Mi 3 goes on sale today on Flipkart

Xiaomi Mi 3 Review

If you’ve been looking to pick up Xiaomi’s Mi 3 smartphone, the device will go on sale today on Flipkart.com. The actual sales begin from 2PM today but given the rush last week, Flipkart advises interested buyers to be logged in to the site 2-3 hours (effectively now!) before the sales begin. Here’s our detailed […]

Sony Xperia T3 arrives in India this July 28 for Rs. 27,990

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Sony’s Xperia range got a bit wider with the introduction of Xperia T3 today. The phone will be available in India from July 28 and carries a price tag of Rs. 27,990. The Xperia T3 will come in white, black and purple colours and uses steel frame that adds durability as well as functions as […]

Lenovo launches S850 in India

Lenovo S850

Lenovo has expanded its smartphone lineup with the S850. The phone will be available in the Indian market for Rs. 15,499 and brings in a combination of an aesthetically designed all-glass exterior with a slim design. The 8.2mm phone features a 5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor. There’s a 13 […]

Xiaomi unveils Mi 4 with Snapdragon 801, Full HD Display

Xiaomi Mi 4

As India rushed to buy Xiaomi’s Mi 3 earlier today, the Chinese company was busy unveiling its successor – the Mi 4 at an event in China. The Mi 4 looks like an incremental update to the Mi 3 with a slight bump in specs but a new design. The phone improves on the predecessor […]

Xiaomi Mi 3 Review

Xiaomi Mi 3 Review

India is known to be a price sensitive market and though we’ve got Rs. 50,000 devices from Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, entry-level and mid-range market is a totally different ball game. The success here, depends on how well the features are packed and most importantly, at what price? Motorola tasted success in the segment with […]

LG launches G3 in India, starts from Rs. 47,990

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LG today introduced its flagship phone – G3 completing the quartet of flagship launches amongst HTC, Samsung, Sony and LG in the Indian market. The phone was unveiled by Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan who highlighted the phone’s “simple” features. The G3 will sell in India in two variants – 16GB and 32GB for a price […]

LG G3 Beat promises G3-like experience in mid-tier segment

LG G3 Beat

LG has announced the ‘mini’ version of its G3 smartphone – the G3 Beat. LG says G3 Beat will offer similar premium user experience with Floating Arc metallic design and fast Laser Auto Focus technology in a more compact form factor. Targeted at the mid-range market, the G3 Beat is powered by Qualcomm’s 1.2GHz quad-core […]

Xiaomi announces Mi 3 for Rs. 13,999

Xiaomi Mi 3

As expected, Xiaomi today announced their arrival in the Indian smartphone market with the Mi 3. The flagship device from Xiaomi undercuts the highly competitive smartphone market with a lucrative price of Rs. 13,999 yet packing Nexus 5-like hardware that sells for double the price. The Mi 3 will be sold exclusively on Flipkart.com from […]

HTC launches One (E8) and Desire 616 in India

HTC One E8

HTC today announced two new devices in India – the HTC One (E8) and the Desire 616. The HTC One (E8) is similar to the company’s flagship but loses the premium metal finish and Duo camera for a 13 megapixel one at the rear. The HTC One (E8) comes with a “dual curve deisgn,” BoomSound […]

Asus launches ZenFone series in India

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As expected, Asus has announced its ZenFone series in India. The ZenFone series consists of three devices – ZenFone 4, ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 6 and are priced very aggressively to take on the highly competitive smartphone market. Priced at just Rs. 5,999, the Asus ZenFone 4 is powered by Intel’s 1.2GHz dual-core Atom Z2520 […]

Sony unveils Xperia C3, emphasises on selfies

Xperia C3

Sony just announced the Xperia C3 smartphone and is touted to be the “ultimate smartphone for selfies.” The phone sports a 5 megapixel wide-angle front-facing camera with soft flash that offers 25mm with 80 degree field of view, thus allowing the user to capture more in a single frame. The Xperia C3 also boasts selfie-centric […]

Xiaomi Mi3 will sell for Rs. 14,999 in India

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Xiaomi, another China-based company had been teasing its arrival in the Indian market and today they’ve confirmed the price of the launch device. The Xiaomi Mi3 will carry a price tag of Rs. 14,999 and given the current competition, Mi3 seems to blow every device in that price range out of the water. Xiaomi Mi3 […]

Asus Zenfone 5 First Impressions

Asus Zenfone 5

Asus has had a strong presence in the Indian market but the Taiwanese company hasn’t been able to penetrate the highly competitive smartphone market. This time, however, Asus plans to turn its fortune with the Zenfone series. The first in the range – the Zenfone 5 will soon be launched in the Indian market but […]

Gionee starts rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat update for CTRL V5 and Elife S5.5

Gionee Elife S5.5 Android 4.4 KitKat

China-based Gionee has started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat update for CTRL V5 and Elife S5.5 devices. The update will bring the devices to Android 4.4.2 KitKat and bring in improved performance and hopefully improved battery life. While we’re unsure of the exact changes and improvements in the CTRL V5, the Elife S5.5 sports an […]