Micromax said to launch four budget 4G smartphones with Google Duo pre-installed

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Micromax is looking forward to launch four budget smartphones with 4G LTE support in India ahead of the festive season, according to a latest report from PTI. These phones will come pre-installed with Google Duo video calling app. Continue reading “Micromax said to launch four budget 4G smartphones with Google Duo pre-installed”

Alcatel PIXI 4 with 5-inch display, Android 6.0, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 4999

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Alcatel has launched PIXI 4 (5), the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone with Voice over LTE (VoLTE) support. It has a 5-inch FWVGA display, is powered by 1 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). It has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera that also has LED flash for capturing better selfies in low lighting conditions. Continue reading “Alcatel PIXI 4 with 5-inch display, Android 6.0, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 4999”

Samsung Galaxy On7 2016 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625, fingerprint sensor announced

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Samsung just announced On7 (2016) successor of last year’s Galaxy On7 smartphone in China. It has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm SoC and runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Samsung’s own UI on top. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It also has a fingerprint sensor on the home button for unlocking and mobile payments using Alipay. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy On7 2016 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625, fingerprint sensor announced”

Xiaomi confirms dual rear cameras for the Mi 5S, pricing rumored

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After teasing high benchmark scores in the first teaser yesterday, Xiaomi has released a second teaser for the Mi 5S that confirms dual rear cameras for the smartphone. Earlier rumors said that it will feature a 16-megapixel cameras, so the secondary camera could have a smaller sensor like the Redmi Pro.

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BLU Life One X2 with 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 430, fingerprint sensor announced

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BLU Products has announced BLU Life One X2, successor of last year’s BLU Life One X. It has a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS Curved Glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 430 processor, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), has a 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera that also has LED flash. Continue reading “BLU Life One X2 with 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 430, fingerprint sensor announced”

Vodafone India receives Rs. 47,700 crore in equity infusion from parent

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Vodafone India has announced that it has received an equity infusion of Rs. 47,700 crore from Vodafone Group in the first half of the current fiscal. The telecom operator claims this equity infusion via foreign direct investment (FDI) is largest ever FDI infusion in the country. Continue reading “Vodafone India receives Rs. 47,700 crore in equity infusion from parent”

Xiaomi teases high benchmark score of Mi 5S ahead of Sep 27 announcement

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Xiaomi recently scheduled an event on September 27th in China to introduce its flagship Mi 5S smartphone. Today it has released a new teaser for the smartphone that shows impressive benchmark result of 164119, which is likely on AnTuTu. Continue reading “Xiaomi teases high benchmark score of Mi 5S ahead of Sep 27 announcement”

Google Play Store finally arrives on Chrome OS stable channel

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Google had announced at the I/O developer conference that the Google Play Store and Android apps will be coming to Chromebooks starting from mid-June. The company has now started rolling out Play Store to Chrome OS stable channel.

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Panasonic P77 with 5-inch HD display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 6990

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Panasonic has launched P77, the company’s latest 4G smartphone with Voice over LTE (VoLTE) support in the ‘P series’. It has a 5-inch HD IPS fully laminated display, is powered by 1 GHz quad-core processor, has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera, but it still runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop). Continue reading “Panasonic P77 with 5-inch HD display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 6990”

FoneArena JioFanClub LYF Smartphone Giveaway Winner Announcement

Hello readers! After the successful giveaway last month, we ran third LYF Smartphone giveaway last week, teaming up with Jio Fan Club to giveaway a LYF WIND 1 along with free data and calls on Jio till December 31st, as a part of the welcome offer. Today we reveal the luck winner. Before that, we would like to thank all the participants who took their time to participate in this giveaway, the response has been amazing. Are you the lucky winner of the smartphone? Find out below. Continue reading “FoneArena JioFanClub LYF Smartphone Giveaway Winner Announcement”

Google Maps for Android update replaces direction arrow in favor of blue beam

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In a bid to make it easier for users to find directions, Google has updated Maps for Android with a small tweak. Maps will no show your current location with a blue beam.

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BlackBerry and Zimperium partner to offer mobile threat protection for Enterprise and Government

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BlackBerry and and Zimperium, Inc. have partnered to offer comprehensive mobile threat detection, risk analysis and prevention for both iOS and Android devices for enterprise and government customers. Continue reading “BlackBerry and Zimperium partner to offer mobile threat protection for Enterprise and Government”