Google Search now lets you switch between English and Hindi easily

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Google has started rolling out a new feature in India that lets users switch between English and Hindi when searching for something in English. If you search ‘samachar’, you get another tab to read latest news in Hindi. Continue reading “Google Search now lets you switch between English and Hindi easily”

LeEco hits new online sales record of Rs. 78 Crore with Le 2 and Le Max2

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LeEco has announced that it has made Rs 78.6 crore by achieving sales orders of over 61,000 units of Le 2 and Le Max2 smartphones in the first flash sale on both LeMall.com India and Flipkart, beating the industry records set by itself a few months ago. Both the phones received a total registration over 6 lakh within 8 days. “LeEco is also the first brand which released two flagship phones with Qualcomm processors in the same day,” said the company. Continue reading “LeEco hits new online sales record of Rs. 78 Crore with Le 2 and Le Max2”

Freecharge launches Windows 10 app with Cortana support for making payments

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Freecharge, the digital wallet and payment platform in India, has introduced its new desktop app for Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 10. The company claims that the unified Freecharge app on Windows can complete a transaction in just less-than-10 seconds and is designed to provide seamless experience across desktop, laptops and tablets. Freecharge will also be launching the Windows 10 app for smartphones next month. Continue reading “Freecharge launches Windows 10 app with Cortana support for making payments”

Moto X Play OTA update adds support for Reliance Jio VoLTE in India

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Motorola has started rolling out a new over-the-air (OTA) update for the Snapdragon 615-powered Moto X Play smartphone in India that adds VoLTE (Voice Over LTE) support for Reliance Jio users. The latest Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus smartphones have the VoLTE feature built-in. Continue reading “Moto X Play OTA update adds support for Reliance Jio VoLTE in India”

LeEco invests Rs. 200 million to refine the music industry by introducing CDLA standard

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LeEco, the global internet and technology conglomerate has been at the forefront of various innovations that are shaping the future and changing the technology world. This time, with its second generation Le 2 and Le Max2 smartphones launched recently in the Indian market, LeEco is leading a revolution in the audio technology space with an investment of Rs. 200 million in popularizing the pioneering CDLA standard. Patented by LeEco, Continual Digital Lossless Audio or CDLA is the world’s first technology that is all set to redefine the smartphone audio technology world with a revolutionary music experience. Continue reading “LeEco invests Rs. 200 million to refine the music industry by introducing CDLA standard”

Micromax Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro launched for Rs. 6999 and Rs. 7499

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Micromax has launched Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro, two new smartphones in the Canvas Unite series that have Indus OS 2.0 with support for 12 regional languages and text-to-speech in 6 Indian languages – Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali and Telugu. This works on text on browser, WhatsApp and SMS that lets you talk, type, and text in native language. Both these have a 5-inch HD screen, pack a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, fingerprint sensor and come with 4G LTE connectivity. Continue reading “Micromax Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro launched for Rs. 6999 and Rs. 7499”

Lyf Earth 2 with 5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 21599

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Reliance Retail has launched Lyf Earth 2, successor of the Earth 1 that was launched earlier this year. It has a 5-inch 1080p screen with 2.5D curved glass display, 72.1% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC and runs on Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Laser autofocus and has a 13-megapixel front-facing camera, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) for quick focus in 0.1 seconds and LED flash. It also lets you use voice commands for capturing selfies, switching between front and rear cameras and more. Continue reading “Lyf Earth 2 with 5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 21599”

Lyf Flame 5 with 4-inch display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 3999

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Reliance Retail has launched Lyf Flame 5, the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone with VoLTE in the Flame, after launching the Lyf Flame 6 smartphone earlier this month. It has a 4-inch WVGA screen, is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) and has a 2-megapixel front-facing camera, similar to the Lyf Flame 6, but this has a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash. Continue reading “Lyf Flame 5 with 4-inch display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 3999”

LeEco Le 2 is an impressive challenger to Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) and Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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It’s a virtual war in India’s burgeoning smartphone market especially in the mid-segment category, where most smartphone manufacturers see growth coming from. A research report from Cyber Media Research (CMR), suggests that for the first time in India, the average selling price of smartphones rose 25% year-on-year, with the mid-range category, 10-15k becoming more popular to beat the budget category, 6-8k. This has resulted in consumers being swamped with options, leaving them spoilt for choices but also bewildered and confused at the same time. Continue reading “LeEco Le 2 is an impressive challenger to Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) and Xiaomi Redmi Note 3”

Sony Xperia XA goes on sale in India for Rs. 20990

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Sony launched the Xperia X and Xperia XA in the latest ‘X Series’ in India last month. The Xperia X went on sale from June 7th. Now the Xperia XA is also available in the country. Both these were announced at the MWC earlier this year. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XA goes on sale in India for Rs. 20990”

Weekly Roundup: Huawei Honor 5C, Moto G4, Desire 630, OPPO A37, new Amazon Kindle and more

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This week, Huawei launched the Honor 5C in India. The phone boasts of a beautiful design with a metal unibody. While the Honor 4C too had a nice design, the 5C really stands out and is a huge upgrade over the previous generation.

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OPPO A37 with 5-inch display, 4G LTE, 7.6mm slim body launched in India for Rs. 11990

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OPPO unveiled its entry-level A37 smartphone for global markets earlier. Now it has launched the smartphone in India. It has a 5-inch HD screen with 2.5D arc edge glass, is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC, runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with ColorOS 3.0, comes with a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “OPPO A37 with 5-inch display, 4G LTE, 7.6mm slim body launched in India for Rs. 11990”

LeEco’s LeMall receives over 1 lakh registrations ahead of Le 2 and Le Max2 sale

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LeEco today announced that its LeMall e-commerce platform has received over 1 Lakh registrations ahead of its first flash sale on June 28, 2016.

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Panasonic Toughbook CF-20 detachable rugged laptop launched for Rs. 2.25 lakh

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Panasonic has launched rugged detachable Toughbook CF-20 notebook. It is built for challenging environments, including field services, utilities, oil and gas, transportation and logistics, healthcare, insurance, public safety and defense.

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