It is that time of the year again when users are eagerly waiting for their devices to be updated to the latest version of Android which is 7.0/7.1 Nougat. If you happen to own a Pixel or Nexus device, you should already be rocking Nougat and same is the case for LG V20 users. Google’s Pixel and Nexus devices will be getting Android 7.1.1 Nougat update starting this week. However, many of you might still be wondering whether your device will be getting the update while others maybe basing their device purchasing decision based on the update roadmap. This list will keep you informed up to date on matters regarding the updates.
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Earlier this year, upstart Hyve mobility launched the Storm and Buzz smartphones. Following it up, the company yesterday launched the Hyve Pryme which is a decidedly more upmarket handset from the brand. Here’s our hands on with the new Hyve Prime. Continue reading “Hyve Pryme Hands On”
Apple has long offered certified refurbished iPads, iPods, and Macs on its online store, but this is the first time that the Cupertino giant has put up refurbished iPhones on sale. Continue reading “Apple starts selling refurbished iPhones for the first time, iPhone 6s starts at $449”
Rumours have been suggesting that OnePlus is ready with a new smartphone but it’s not OnePlus 4, instead it will be a variant of the existing flagship OnePlus 3. Couple of weeks back, we reported some specifications of the alleged variant expected to be called OnePlus 3T or OnePlus 3 Turbo, courtesy Weibo. Continue reading “Qualcomm confirms new OnePlus smartphone with Snapdragon 821, could be OnePlus 3T”
BlackBerry today launched its two new Android smartphones in India – the DTEK50 and the DTEK60. The BlackBerry DTEK60 comes with high-end specifications and is priced at Rs. 46,990. BlackBerry is touting these devices for its mobile security features and claims that these are ‘World’s most secure Android smartphones’. Continue reading “BlackBerry DTEK60 Hands On Impressions and Photo Gallery”
BlackBerry today launched two new Android smartphones in India – the upper mid-range BlackBerry DTEK50 for Rs. 21,990 and the high-end BlackBerry DTEK60 for Rs. 46,990. The company has titled these two devices as ‘World’s most secure Android smartphones’. Continue reading “BlackBerry DTEK50 Hands On Impressions and Photo Gallery”
ZTE’s sub-brand Nubia in India launched its Nubia Z11 mini on Thursday. The handset boasts of a glass and metal design combination as well as a 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF). Continue reading “Nubia Z11 mini Review: Good looking camera phone, a bit overpriced”
This week Google finally unveiled its flagship Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones at its Keynote event in San Francisco. Also, the company alongside announced next upgrade of the Chromecast, Google-branded WiFi router, Daydream VR headset and the Google Home speaker. Continue reading “Weekly Roundup: Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Apple iPhone 7, 7 Plus India launch, new Moto Z price and more”
Ulefone has announced Tiger, it’s latest mid-range smartphone with a 4200mAh battery that promises up to 2 days of battery life with normal use. It also has non-flammable heat-isolating material for protection. It has a unibody metal design and also has a fingerprint sensor on the back. Check out the complete specifications below. Continue reading “Ulefone Tiger with 5.5-inch display, fingerprint sensor, 4200mAh battery, 4G LTE announced”
Vivo has launched its latest smartphone in the ‘Y Series’ in India dubbed the Vivo Y55L. The handset is priced at Rs. 11,980 for the offline market and will be made across all retail outlets in the country starting October 15th. Continue reading “Vivo Y55L Photo Gallery”
Vivo today launched its new Y series smartphone in India dubbed the Vivo Y55L. It is an upgraded version of Y51L, that was launched earlier this year in January. The 4G VoLTE Y55L smartphone is priced Rs. 1,000 lesser than the Y51L, which is Rs. 11,980. We went hands on with the device, and here are our first impressions of it. Continue reading “Vivo Y55L Hands On Impressions: An Offline Retail Champion?”
A lot of people talk about the display type, the brightness, contrast ratio and several aspects of a display. However, one thing that most people often ignore when talking about a smartphone display is the screen’s color reproduction and the customization it offers. Luckily, Huawei have paid special attention to their display especially in terms of color.
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The Huawei P9 might be a compact smartphone with a 5.2″ screen size and a slim waistline of just 7 mm throughout. However, it packs quite a lot of processing power under the hood despite the size suggesting otherwise.
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