Xiaomi is all set to unveil the Mi Note 2 at an event on October 25th. The company already confirmed that the phone will feature curved glass display. Few details about the smartphone surfaced back in August, now the same weibo user has leaked detailed specifications of the smartphone and also pricing for the smartphone. Continue reading “Xiaomi Mi Note 2 detailed specs and pricing surface, could feature ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, Iris scanner”
Kodak has introduced Ektra, its second Android smartphone after the IM5 that was introduced back in January 2015. This has a 21-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX230 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 6-axis optical image stabilization (OIS), Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), non-reflective lens coating, dual-tone LED flash and a 13-megapixel front-facing camera. It also has a dedicated shutter button, customizable manual mode and the camera lens is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass. It has a leather-like finish on the outside for a better grip. Continue reading “Kodak Ektra with 5-inch 1080p display, 21MP camera, Android 6.0 announced”
Intex has launched Cloud Scan FP, the company’s latest smartphone in the Cloud series, which is also the cheapest smartphone with a fingerprint sensor in India. It has a 5-inch FWVA display with 70% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by a quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731C processor, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and has 5-megapixel front and rear cameras. Continue reading “Intex Cloud Scan FP with 5-inch display, fingerprint sensor, Android 6.0 launched for Rs. 3999”
Up until a few years ago, fingerprint sensors were regarded as some of the cool stuff that you got to experience in Sci-Fi movies and TV shows and not something that could be a practical implementation. However, since then, we have seen countless implementations of fingerprint scanners on smartphones and with each passing year, even the lower end smartphones are having this feature by default. While there have been improvements in terms of accuracy and speed, not many companies are recognizing the huge potential that can be unlocked. Honor is probably one of the main exceptions and they have redefined what a fingerprint sensor can and is expected to do with the Honor 8. Let’s find out how.
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LeEco has entered into the U.S. market with new Le Pro 3 and Le S2 smartphones, range of Super4 series – Super4 X43, Super4 X55, Super4 X65 and uMax85 Android Smart TVs. The Le Pro 3 was introduced in China recently and the Le S3 is the same Le 2 that was launched in India recently. It also showed off its Super Bike, ExploreVR and LeSEE self-driving electric car concept.
Continue reading “LeEco Le Pro 3 and Le S3 phones, uMax85 and Super4 series 4K Smart TVs launched in the US”
Elon Musk, Tesla founder has announced that all Tesla vehicles produced in its factory including Model 3 will feature the hardware needed for full self-driving capability. Continue reading “Now all Tesla cars to come with full self-driving hardware”
Motorola confirmed Android 7.0 update for a range of devices, including Moto G4 series earlier this month. It also confirmed that Moto Z and Moto G (4th Gen) devices will get the update this quarter. Now it has started soak tests of Nougat in Brazil for users who have registered for the upgrade program. Continue reading “Moto G4 Plus Android 7.0 Nougat soak test begins in Brazil”
Samsung has introduced industry’s first 8GB RAM that uses 16-gigabit (Gb) LPDDR4 (low power, double data rate 4) mobile DRAM, based on the 10-nanometer (nm) class process technology. More amount of RAM will be useful for devices with dual cameras, 4K UHD recording and VR features. Continue reading “Samsung introduces 8GB LPDDR4 RAM, coming to next-gen flagship mobile devices”
Google has updated Gboard keyboard app for iPhone and iPad with new features. The latest update that bumps the app to version 1.2 gets support for 3D Touch, new themes and iOS 10 emojis as well. Continue reading “Google’s Gboard updated with 3D Touch, new themes and iOS 10 emojis”
Xolo has launched Era 2, the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone in the Era series. It has a 5-inch WVGA display, is powered by a quad-core processor, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), has a 5-megapixel front and rear cameras with LED flash. Quick Camera feature that allows you to access the camera by double-tapping on the Home button while accessing other apps.
Continue reading “Xolo Era 2 with 5-inch display, Android 6.0, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 4499”
nubia has launched nubia Z11 mini, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in India. It has a 5-inch Full HD display with 2.5D arc glass, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 617 SoC and runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with new nubia UI 3.9.6. It has 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) that lets you focus quickly and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “nubia Z11 Mini with 5-inch 1080p display, 3GB RAM, 16MP camera, 4G LTE launched in India for Rs. 12999”
Google has officially released the Wallpaper app on the Play Store. The wallpaper feature which was announced along with Pixel devices is now available for any Android device running 4.1 and above. Continue reading “Google Wallpaper app goes live on the Play Store”
Apple has officially announced its MacBook Pro event which is scheduled on October 27. The company has sent out invites following yesterday’s report of a possible event next week.
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Google has released developer preview of Android 7.1 Nougat for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Pixel C, as it had promised earlier this month. This update brings new features for consumers and developers, including better Daydream VR support and A/B system updates such as app shortcuts and image keyboard support. It also brings optimizations and bug fixes as wells as new, final APIs (API level 25). Continue reading “Google releases Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Pixel C”
The Redmi Note 4 from Xiaomi was unveiled a good 10 months after the announcement of the Redmi Note 3. On paper, it seems to have quite a similar spec list compared to the Redmi Note 3 and seems to offer a package with few improvements. However, as history has shown us, specifications only tell a part of the story and we embark on this review to take a look and see whether or not it is the same case with the Note 4.
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