Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review

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Last year’s Redmi Note 3 turned out to be one of the most popular smartphones in the sub Rs. 15,000 segment and deservedly so. Between good specifications and even better pricing, the phone received praises from the critics and customers both. So when Xiaomi sent over the Redmi Note 4 over review, we were obviously very excited. Having spent the last few weeks with the phone, here’s what we think of the Redmi Note 4. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review”

Exclusive: First look at Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone priced at Rs. 1299

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We all know that Reliance Jio is all set to launch feature phones with VoLTE support soon. We managed to get hold of the first image of the feature phone that is launching soon for Rs. 1299. As you can see from the image, the phone has shortcut keys for MyJio, Jio Live TV, Jio video and Jio Music below the display. Continue reading “Exclusive: First look at Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone priced at Rs. 1299”

Top 10 selfie smartphones available in India under Rs. 20,000


With selfies now becoming an obsession among the smartphone users, handset makers are launching selfie-focused phones with lots of in-app customization to enhance the pictures. The increase in social media and picture sharing platform has intensified the need to buy a smartphone with a good camera. Continue reading “Top 10 selfie smartphones available in India under Rs. 20,000”

Top 10 VoLTE smartphones under Rs. 25,000


You might have checked our top 10 list of VoLTE smartphones under Rs. 15000, here we have a list of smartphones with VoLTE support under Rs. 25,000. Since these phones have Voice-over-LTE support, you can make calls on Reliance Jio without using Jio 4G voice app or enabling the data.  Continue reading “Top 10 VoLTE smartphones under Rs. 25,000”

Top 10 accessories to buy for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T


2016 will go down as a very good year in the history of OnePlus, as it has tasted nothing but success. After the launch of messy OnePlus 2, the Chinese handset maker made an epic come back with OnePlus 3. Continue reading “Top 10 accessories to buy for OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T”

Top 10 VoLTE smartphones under Rs. 15,000


The term VoLTE or Voice-over-LTE has become famous in the Indian market soon after the launch of Reliance Jio 4G with preview offer, which will now be extended till March 31st, 2017 as a part of Happy New Year offer. Since the inception of Reliance Jio network, there has been lots of excitement as it offers free calling and 4G data for specific time period. Continue reading “Top 10 VoLTE smartphones under Rs. 15,000”

My Facebook account just got disabled instantly for sending this cat photo


What was turning out to be a peaceful Saturday night dinner for me turned into a digital nightmare when Facebook suddenly disabled my account after I sent a photo of a cat on messenger to a friend after receiving it on WhatsApp. That sounds really ridiculous right? Cat photos are really 90% of the internet and why on earth was my Facebook account disabled for sending this over Messenger , not even posting it on my timeline.  I was actually chatting with some friends over Facebook Messenger and after I sent this image , I automatically started getting logged out of messenger. I opened the Facebook app and that said Session time out and asked me to login again. I felt something was wrong with my phone or internet, I decided to get online on my computer. Only then It began to strike me that Facebook has actually disabled my complete Facebook account – Messenger , Facebook, Ads and what else I don’t know – in a matter of seconds and I was being logged out of the service on all my devices.  I just realized that my Facebook profile with over 3000 friends and numerous photos and messages is no longer accessible. Continue reading “My Facebook account just got disabled instantly for sending this cat photo”

Samsung Galaxy Note7 Review


There was always a confusion among the general public about which Galaxy Note or Galaxy S device was the latest since the Note series was always a number behind on the latest version. This time around, Samsung decided to skip the number 6 and went with Note7 branding in order to bring it in line with the Galaxy S series lineup as well the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus which are now available.

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We are live from the Apple September 7 event in San Francisco

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It is a fine morning here in San Francisco where Apple is expected to announce the much awaited iPhone 7 and also the newer version of the Apple Watch. The venue is the iconic Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in downtown San Francisco.  Continue reading “We are live from the Apple September 7 event in San Francisco”

Lenovo Vibe K5 Note Review

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Lenovo launched Vibe K5 Note, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone and the successor of the K4 Note in India recently starting at Rs. 11,999. Even though it has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, similar to the K3 Note and K4 Note, this has a metal unibody design and also comes in 4GB RAM Variant. Is the smartphone worth the price? Let us find out in the complete review. Continue reading “Lenovo Vibe K5 Note Review”

Huawei P9 with Dual Leica Lens Review

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The Huawei P8 was a bold move from the company to follow up the Ascend P7 smartphone. There isn’t much to talk about the Ascend P7 but the P8 was an entirely different story. It offered one of the most fluid performances of any Android smartphone at the time and the features too were flagship material. However, the smartphone didn’t receive as much attention as it should’ve. At least not until the Nexus 6P came along. It took a bit of Google and Nexus branding for the world to recognize the kind of high level engineering that Huawei is able to achieve. The Nexus 6P is perhaps the best Nexus device ever made and I am sure a lot of people will agree with me on that. When people recognized the benefits and the quality that Huawei was able to provide, the P8 also got some attention. However, the brand needed something to follow up to the P8 and something that would really grab the attention of everyone. The result is the Huawei P9 with Dual Leica Lens which truly is an engineering marvel on paper with the dual Leica lenses. In the past, we’ve seen how such dual lens setups have failed to impress the average buyer but this time around, things seem different. Let’s find out how in the review.

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FoneArena Labs : Best Fast Charging Standard in the market

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One of the things most valued by consumers today on smartphones is the battery life. Regardless of the kind of specifications or features it packs, users want more and more juice to power the device for as long as possible. There was a time when the average smartphone battery life had gone well below a day of use even for an average or light user and that’s when people got dependent on battery packs and other charging methods. However, these days, manufacturers have made the push to include not just larger capacity batteries but also optimize the battery consumption.

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