Asus Zenfone Max (2016) Battery Life Test

Asus Zenfone Max 2016 FA One Charge Rating

Asus launched the new Zenfone Max in May starting at Rs. 9,999. We recently brought you the review of the phone, here we have the battery life test results of the new Zenfone Max. It packs a 5000mAh built-in battery, has a 5.5-inch HD screen, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow).  Check out the test results below.

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Google Play’s new Delta algorithm will reduce Android app update size

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Google has announced that it has rolled a new delta algorithm, bsdiff, to reduce Android app update size up to 50% or more compared to the previous algorithm. “Bsdiff is specifically targeted to produce more efficient deltas of native libraries by taking advantage of the specific ways in which compiled native code changes between versions,” said Google in their developers blog. Continue reading “Google Play’s new Delta algorithm will reduce Android app update size”

Apple iPhone 7 could release in the week of September 12

Apple is all set to unveil its next iPhone in September. It will release in the week September 12th, according to @evleaks. The iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus were introduced on September 9th last year and went on sale on September 25th, after the pre-orders began on September 12th. It is not clear if the release mentioned in the tweet is the date of the event or the availability of the phone.
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Intex Aqua Fish with Sailfish OS 2.0, 5-inch HD display, 4G LTE launched for Rs. 5499

Intex Aqua Fish

Intex introduced Aqua Fish smartphone running Sailfish OS 2.0 earlier this year at the MWC. It was expected to launch in April, today the company has finally launched the phone. It packs a 5-inch HD screen, is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad core processor, has 2GB of RAM, 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Intex Aqua Fish with Sailfish OS 2.0, 5-inch HD display, 4G LTE launched for Rs. 5499”

OPPO F1s selfie-focused smartphone launching in India on August 3

OPPO F1s India launch invite

OPPO recently announced that it will unveil a new selfie-centric smartphone in the ‘F series’ in August. Today company has sent out press invites for the launch of the phone on August 3rd. Continue reading “OPPO F1s selfie-focused smartphone launching in India on August 3”

Samsung Galaxy Note7 press images surface again, shows new Gold variant

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Samsung Galaxy Note7 rumors continue to flow ahead of official unveiling on August 2nd. Press shots of the phone Black Onyx, Silver Titanium and Blue Coral colors surfaced earlier this month, now new Gold colored variant of the phone has surfaced on a Korean site. The smartphone is also available for pre-order in Dubai for AED 500 and also offers a 128GB microSD for free.

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Xiaomi Redmi Pro: 10-Core Helio X25 confirmed by CEO, brushed metal body teased

Xiaomi Redmi Pro Helio X25

Xiaomi already teased 10-Core SoC, dual cameras and OLED display for the Redmi Pro. Today the company’s co-founder and CEO Lei Jun confirmed that the smartphone will be powered by Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X25 SoC. The processor was introduced along with the Meizu PRO 6 smartphone back in April. He also said that Redmi Pro will be the flagship smartphone for Redmi series. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Pro: 10-Core Helio X25 confirmed by CEO, brushed metal body teased”

NVIDIA introduces new TITAN X high-end graphics card

NVIDIA TITAN X

NVIDA has introduced new high-end TITAN X graphics card, successor of last year’s Geforce GTX TITAN X. This is based on the new Pascal architecture, has new GP102 GPU and is built on TSMC’s 16nm FinFET process. It has support for DirectX 12, Vulkan graphics APIs, utilizes superior heat dissipation vapor chamber cooling technology and is designed to drive display devices beyond 5K including HDR as well as delivering the performance required for immersive VR. Continue reading “NVIDIA introduces new TITAN X high-end graphics card”

ACT Fibernet launched in Delhi, 100Mbps plan at Rs. 1999

ACT Fibernet

ACT (Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt. Ltd.), popular for its Fiber Optic broadband has launched ACT Fibernet finally launched its services in Delhi. This should solve Delhi’s internet woes at least in areas such as Safdarjung, Green Park, Kalkaji and Malviya Nagar where it has launched initially. Continue reading “ACT Fibernet launched in Delhi, 100Mbps plan at Rs. 1999”

Sony Xperia XA Ultra with 16MP front camera with OIS launching in India on July 25

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Sony just teased the launch of Xperia XA Ultra smartphone in India on Monday, July 25th on its social channels. The teaser just says “Your perfect Selfie companion, with OIS” along with the image of the smartphone with large front camera with LED flash. It was announced in May, has a 21.5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Hybrid Auto-Focus and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera that also has a LED flash and OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) for capturing shake-free selfies. It also has a dedicated camera button. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XA Ultra with 16MP front camera with OIS launching in India on July 25”

Intex Aqua Ring with 5-inch HD display, Android 6.0 launched for Rs. 4999

Intex Aqua Ring

Intex has launched Aqua Ring, the company’s latest budget smartphone in the Aqua series. It has a 5-inch HD display with Dragontrail glass protection, is powered by a 1.3 quad-core MediaTek SoC and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). It has a 5-megapixel rear and front-facing cameras, but only the rear camera is auto focus and comes with LED flash. Continue reading “Intex Aqua Ring with 5-inch HD display, Android 6.0 launched for Rs. 4999”

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 available for Rs. 58890 in exchange for old laptop or tablet

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Microsoft India has announced a new buyback offer for Microsoft Surface Pro 4 base Core M model that would allow you to get it at a discounted rate of Rs. 58,890 in exchange for old laptop or a tablet. Continue reading “Microsoft Surface Pro 4 available for Rs. 58890 in exchange for old laptop or tablet”

NextBit Robin Refurbished, Unboxed units will be available on Overcart starting at Rs. 15399 on July 28

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Overcart, popular for selling refurbished and unboxed smartphones is back with another flash sale. The company will sell unboxed and refurbished units of Nextbit Robin smartphone that was launched in India recently for Rs. 19,999. Continue reading “NextBit Robin Refurbished, Unboxed units will be available on Overcart starting at Rs. 15399 on July 28”