Lyf Water 8 with 5-inch AMOLED display, 3GB RAM, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 10999

Lyf Water 8

Reliance Retail has launched Lyf Water 8, its latest smartphone with VoLTE support in the Water series. It has a 5-inch HD AMOLED display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC and runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera that also has LED flash for capturing better images in low lighting conditions. Continue reading “Lyf Water 8 with 5-inch AMOLED display, 3GB RAM, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 10999”

Exclusive : JioLink CPE Device for Jio 4G Photos

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Yesterday , we had reported about the JioLink Indoor WiFi solution for Reliance Jio. Today we have exclusive photos of the JioLink CPE device which will soon be available in several cities where Jio 4G service is available. As you can see, the Jio branding is evident on the front and the special microSIM card provisioned for JioLink needs to be used on this device. Continue reading “Exclusive : JioLink CPE Device for Jio 4G Photos”

Exclusive : Reliance Jio JioLink Indoor WiFi Plans and Preview Offer Revealed

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FoneArena has obtained exclusive information regarding the Reliance Jio JioLink Indoor WiFi offering and also a 90 day Jio Preview Offer for the same. Jio is gearing up for a commercial launch soon and this solution could actually solve poor coverage or slow speeds in some areas especially when indoors. I have seen great speeds on Jio outdoors but when indoors , speeds do drop considerably. Let us dive in and find out what is JioLink and why it is big deal.

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Apple iPhone sales in India up 51% YoY, says Tim Cook

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Apple just announced earnings for the financial year Q3 2016 that ended June 25, 2016. The company CEO Tim Cook said in earnings call that iPhone sales in India have increased 51% from the same period in 2015.

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Lenovo Vibe K5 Note will be exclusive to Flipkart

Lenovo Vibe K5 Note

Lenovo confirmed last week that it will launch the Vibe K5 Note smartphone in India on August 1st. It also confirmed 4GB RAM for the smartphone recently, today it has announced that it will launch the K5 Note smartphone exclusively  on Flipkart. It partnered with Amazon.in to sell the Vibe K4 Note smartphone.
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ZTE Blade V6 and Axon Mini with 4G LTE launched in India for Rs. 9999 and Rs. 23599

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ZTE has launched Blade V6 and Axon Mini smartphones in India. The Blade V6 packs a 5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 SoC, while the Axon Mini comes with a 5.2-inch 1080p AMOLED 2.5D curved glass screen with 0.85mm slim bezels and is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 616 SoC. Both the phones have a dual SIM support and 4G LTE connectivity. Continue reading “ZTE Blade V6 and Axon Mini with 4G LTE launched in India for Rs. 9999 and Rs. 23599”

Samsung Evo Plus 256GB microSD card launched in India for Rs. 11999

Samsung Evo Plus 256GB microSD card

Samsung has launched 256GB UHS-I (U3), Class 10 microSD card in India. It has Samsung’s advanced V-NAND technology, offering high read and write speeds of up to 95MB/s and 90MB/s, respectively. It will be useful for high-resolution photography and 4K video recording, as well as graphic intensive multimedia like virtual reality (VR) and gaming.

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Jio 4G LTE and VoLTE Compatible Smartphones

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There has been rumours going around that the commercial rollout for the Jio 4G LTE and VoLTE network from Reliance will take place on Indian Independence Day i.e August 15th. However, it can often be confusing to find out just which phones are compatible and whether you need to change your phone or not. So we’ve compiled a list of smartphones that are compatible with their network to make the job easier for you.

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Sony Xperia XA Ultra with 16MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 29990

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Sony just launched the Xperia XA Ultra smartphone in India as it had promised last week. It was announced in May, has a 21.5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Hybrid Auto-Focus and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera that also has a LED flash and OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) for capturing shake-free selfies. It also has a dedicated camera button. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XA Ultra with 16MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 29990”

Amazon Prime launched in India, Prime Video coming soon

Amazon Prime in India

Amazon today launched its Prime service in India. It offers unlimited one-day and two-day delivery, discounted same-day, morning and scheduled deliveries in select cities with no minimum order size. Items eligible for Prime benefits are marked with Prime logo and are fulfilled. ” With Prime, Indian customers in over 100 cities can enjoy unlimited free one-day and two-day delivery on lakhs of eligible products,” said Amazon.

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Withings Activite fitness watch, Pulse Ox and more launched in India starting from Rs. 9999

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Withings, popular for its digital health products and services that was recently acquired by Nokia has launched several products in India that includes a range of activity tracking watches in the Activite series, Pulse Ox fitness tracker, Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor and more. These are available exclusively from Amazon.in and is distributed by Brandeyes in India. Continue reading “Withings Activite fitness watch, Pulse Ox and more launched in India starting from Rs. 9999”

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro with Smart Glow, 2GB RAM, 4G LTE launched for Rs. 9890

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro

Samsung launched the Galaxy J2 (2016) smartphone with Smart Glow feature in India last month for Rs. 9750. Today the company launched an upgraded version of the phone called Galaxy J2 Pro with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage, instead of 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB of storage in  Galaxy J2 (2016). Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro with Smart Glow, 2GB RAM, 4G LTE launched for Rs. 9890”

Lenovo teases 4GB RAM for Vibe K5 Note ahead of India launch on August 1

Lenovo Vibe K5 Note

Lenovo confirmed last week that it will launch the Vibe K5 Note smartphone in India on August 1st. Even though the specifications of the smartphone is already out, Lenovo India has revealed that the smartphone the is launching in the country next week will pack 4GB of RAM compared to 3GB of RAM in several countries and 2GB of RAM in the Chinese variant. Continue reading “Lenovo teases 4GB RAM for Vibe K5 Note ahead of India launch on August 1”

iBall Slide Wings with 8-inch HD display, 3G and voice calling launched for Rs. 7999

iBall Slide Wings

iBall has launched Slide Wings, the company’s latest tablet in the Slide series.  It has a 8-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) display, is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop), has a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It has 3G connectivity, dual SIM support and voice calling capabilities. Continue reading “iBall Slide Wings with 8-inch HD display, 3G and voice calling launched for Rs. 7999”