FoneArena Labs: Introducing our all new battery test
October 23, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment

We heard you! And, we are giving you what you asked for. One of the most requested features by our readers was the battery life test. The sheer number of appeals that we receive every …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Snapdragon 805 Benchmarks
October 25, 2014 – 3:21 pm | No Comment

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Snapdragon 805 Benchmarks

Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 4, the company’s latest smartphone in the Note series powered by a Snapdragon 805 SoC earlier this month . We already brought you the unboxing of the device, here we have the benchmarks of the smartphone. It is powered by an Quad-Core Snapdragon 805 (APQ8084) 28nm HPm Krait 450 CPU clocked at 2.65 GHz with Adreno 450 GPU. It has a 5.7-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED display and runs on Android 4.4.4 (KitKat). Read the full story »

Nokia Lumia 930 Photo Gallery
October 25, 2014 – 2:19 pm | No Comment
Nokia Lumia 930 Photo Gallery

Nokia launched the Lumia 930 smartphone in India earlier this month. We already brought you the unboxing of the Lumia 930 smartphone, here we have the photo gallery and the hardware walkthrough of the smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy A7 UA Profile shows up, reveals 1080p display and 64-bit processor
October 25, 2014 – 1:13 pm | No Comment
Samsung Galaxy A7 UA Profile shows up, reveals 1080p display and 64-bit processor

It is already known that Samsung is working on new A series smartphones with a premium look. The Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5 already appeared in several leaks, even the press images of the …

Google’s Sundar Pichai said to oversee Google+, Search and other major products
October 25, 2014 – 12:27 pm | No Comment
Google’s Sundar Pichai said to oversee Google+, Search and other major products

Sundar Pichai, who is currently Senior Vice President at Google, overseeing Chrome, Android, and Google Apps will be overseeing research, search, maps, Google+, commerce and ads, in addition to the products he already handles, according to reports …

Huawei Honor X1 Benchmarks
October 24, 2014 – 7:26 pm | No Comment
Huawei Honor X1 Benchmarks

Huawei launched the Honor X1 tablet in India last week at a price tag of Rs. 19,990. It is powered by Huawei’s own quad-core HiSilicon Kirin 910 processor based on ARM’s Cortex A9 clocked at 1.6 GHz per …

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 goes on sale in India for Rs. 20900
October 24, 2014 – 7:11 pm | No Comment
Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 goes on sale in India for Rs. 20900

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 (SM- G750H) is now available for sale in India from the official Samsung India eStore, as expected. It has a 6-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) display, powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core …

Rockstar Mobile Sale: GTA San Andreas at $3.99, GTA III and Vice City at $2.99
October 24, 2014 – 5:18 pm | No Comment
Rockstar Mobile Sale: GTA San Andreas at $3.99, GTA III and Vice City at $2.99

Rockstar Games have started their discounted sale to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. It offers all the three GTA games for Android, iPhone and iPad at a discounted price. These games …

Spice Stellar 518 with 5-inch display, 4000mAh battery now available for Rs. 7799
October 24, 2014 – 4:03 pm | No Comment
Spice Stellar 518 with 5-inch display, 4000mAh battery now available for Rs. 7799

Spice Stellar 518, the company’s latest budget smartphone in the Stellar series with a whopping 4000mAh battery is now available from online retailer Saholic. It has a 5-inch FWVGA screen, powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core …

SwiftKey for Android finally gets Material Design themes
October 24, 2014 – 3:36 pm | No Comment
SwiftKey for Android finally gets Material Design themes

Months after launching its own store called SwiftKey Store for themes, SwiftKey has finally released two new themes based on Google’s Material Design for its Android Keyboard. These two premium themes are called Material Dark and Material Light. …

Microsoft Lumia brand official, to replace Nokia Lumia soon
October 24, 2014 – 2:40 pm | No Comment
Microsoft Lumia brand official, to replace Nokia Lumia soon

Microsoft finished its deal of acquiring Nokia’s Devices & Services business earlier this year, after it was announced in September 2013. After some reports and some hints, Microsoft has officially announced that the Nokia Lumia brand will be replaced to Microsoft …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Unboxing in India – Snapdragon 805
October 24, 2014 – 2:05 pm | No Comment
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Unboxing in India – Snapdragon 805

Samsung usually launches Exynos variant of their flagship devices in India, but this time it decided to launch the Snapdragon variant of the Note 4 smartphone. We recently brought you the unboxing of the Octa-Core …

Android Wear update brings GPS support and offline music playback
October 24, 2014 – 1:07 pm | No Comment
Android Wear update brings GPS support and offline music playback

Sony introduced the SmartWatch 3 at the IFA last month, which would launch later this month. This this is the first Android Wear Smartwatch to come with built-in GPS support. Google has announced a new …

Sony SmartWatch 3 up for pre-order in the US for $249.99, shipping October-end
October 24, 2014 – 12:28 pm | No Comment
Sony SmartWatch 3 up for pre-order in the US for $249.99, shipping October-end

Sony introduced the SmartWatch 3, the company’s first Android Wear-powered smartwatch at the IFA last month. At the announcement Sony just said that it would go on sale later in Autumn 2014 without any price tag. Now …

Swipe Sense Review
October 24, 2014 – 9:05 am | No Comment
Swipe Sense Review

Swipe Technologies introduced Swipe Sense phablet in August. Priced at INR 9,999, the phone comes with fingerprint scanner. We have already seen unboxing of the phone and now lets take a detailed look in the full review.

LG G Watch R to roll out globally starting from November
October 24, 2014 – 8:51 am | No Comment
LG G Watch R to roll out globally starting from November

LG G Watch R rolled out in Korea last week, today the company has announced that it would roll out in Europe starting from November.  It was unveiled ahead of IFA and has a 1.3-inch (320 …

LG NUCLUN Octa-Core processor announced, debuts in G3 Screen smartphone
October 24, 2014 – 8:30 am | No Comment
LG NUCLUN Octa-Core processor announced, debuts in G3 Screen smartphone

LG just announced NUCLUN (pronounced NOO-klun), the company’s first SoC targeted at high-end smartphone. It is an Octa-Core processor with four 1.5GHz cores ARM Cortex-A15 cores and four 1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A7 cores. It is based on ARM big.LITTLE technology for …