Specifications of HTC Ocean Life, upcoming mid-range smartphone surfaced back in July. Now the same HTC tipster LlabTooFeR has shared that the phone will also be released under Android One program. He also said that the phone will lose most of the HTC apps and run stock Android 8.0 (Oreo) with Sense 9.0_A1, but it will have EdgeSense, USonic, Zoe and HTC Camera. Continue reading “HTC U11 Life with Snapdragon 660 could get Android One version”
Apple unveiled iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, the company’s next-generation iPhones earlier this week. Apple doesn’t mentions battery capacity for the iPhones on its site, and we usually find those details later on certification sites or in teardowns. Now both the phones have been certified by TENAA in China revealing smaller battery capacities compared to predecessors, even though the new ones have become heavier and slightly thicker, probably due to glass back and other new materials. Continue reading “Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus certification reveals smaller battery”
Google has finally started rolling out new over-the-air (OTA) update for Pixel and Nexus devices and also posted factory images as part of monthly Android Security release. It is not available for Nexus Player yet. The latest update this month fixes several critical issues, including issues in Framework, Libraries, Media framework, several components and more. Continue reading “Google rolls out September Android security update for Pixel and Nexus devices”
Vodafone today launched new i-RoamFREE pack that lets customers enjoy unlimited calls and data for a period of 28 days at Rs. 5000 or effective rate of Rs. 180 per day. The pack is also available at Rs. 500 for every 24 hours usage. Continue reading “Vodafone launches unlimited International Roaming pack at Rs. 180 per day”
Samsung has started rolling out Android Nougat update to Galaxy A7 (2017) and A5 (2017)in India. The update weighs around 1.4GB and brings several Nougat features to both the devices. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017), A5 (2017) start receiving Android Nougat update in India”
InFocus today launched two new smartphones – Turbo 5 Plus and Snap 4 in India. The Turbo 5 Plus is a bigger version of the Turbo 5 that has 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual rear cameras and a larger 5.5-inch display. The Snap 4, as the name indicates comes with four cameras, 8-megapixel dual rear cameras on the front and a 13-megapixel rear camera with 80-degree wide angle lens and a 8-megapixel secondary camera with 120-degree wide angle lens. Continue reading “InFocus Turbo 5 Plus and Snap 4 launched in India for Rs. 8999 and Rs. 11999”
Google has released Android distribution numbers for the month of September. Android Nougat 7.0 and 7.1 is now present on 15.8% of devices up from 13.5% last month. It has finally surpasses KitKat which has a market share of 15.1%. Continue reading “Android Nougat is now present on 15.8% of devices”
After Flipkart announced its Big Billion Days Sale for the year that starts from September 20th, Amazon has also announced its Great Indian Festival from September 21st, a day after the Big Billion Days Sale, but it ends on the same day as Flipkart’s sale. Amazon says that it will offer over 40,000 deals with new deals every hour, over 500 offers on mobiles, over 2500 offers on Electronics, over 6000 offers on Amazon exclusive products and more. Continue reading “Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale scheduled from September 21 to 24”
Xiaomi India has posted a new teaser for the launch of a new product in India with an exciting partnership. It says Hop, Run, Flex that are fitness activities. Manu Jain, Vice President and Managing Director, Xiaomi India tweeted that something special is about to launch in India also posted an image of him standing with someone who’s image has been blurred.
Continue reading “Xiaomi India teases new fitness product is launching soon”
Google has updated the Translate app by bringing offline translation support to more Indian languages. Starting today, users in Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu can experience offline translations and instant visual translation in their preferred language. Continue reading “Google Translate gets offline translation, conversation mode for more Indian languages”
Intex has launched Aqua 5.5 VR+, successor of last year’s Aqua 5.5 VR that comes with free VR headset. It has a 5.5-inch HD display, 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash and a 2800mAh battery, similar to the predecessor, but this has 2GB RAM, runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) and comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash. Continue reading “Intex Aqua 5.5 VR+ with Android 7.0, VR headset launched for Rs. 5799”
Apple unveiled the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus smartphones few hours back. Apple India already said that the new iPhone 8 series will be available in several countries, including India in the second batch starting from September 29th. Now Redington India has announced that the phones will be available for pre-order across 3000 retail outlets in the country, beginning September 22nd, Friday. Continue reading “Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus pre-orders to begin from September 22 in India”
It looks like soon you will be able to unsend a message you might have accidently sent to a person on WhatsApp. The Facebook owned messaging app is finally testing a feature that will let you recall a message after it is sent, according to WABetaInfo. Dubbed as ‘Delete for Everyone’, the feature will allow you to quickly delete messages before the receiver has had a chance to read them.
Continue reading “WhatsApp is finally testing ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature on Android and iOS”
Huawei unveiled the Watch 2 series that includes Huawei Watch 2, Watch 2 Classic and Watch 2 4G at at MWC 2017 earlier this year. Today the company has launched it in India. The Watch 2 features a sportier’ look with rubber bands and there is also a 4G version of it that comes with cellular connectivity that allows users to make and receive phone calls using SIM card.
Continue reading “Huawei Watch 2, Watch 2 Classic and Watch 2 4G launched in India starting at Rs. 20999”
Apple introduced new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X with support for wireless charging for the first time and Apple has adopted popular Qi standard. Belkin and mophie have introduced new wireless charging pads for these phones. Apple also unveiled its own AirPower mat to charge several devices at the same time. Continue reading “Belkin and mophie introduce wireless charging pads for new iPhones, Apple teases AirPower mat”