Portronics Harmonics Talky mini Bluetooth earbud launched for Rs. 1199

Portronics Harmonics Talky

Portronics, popular for its mobile accessories has launched Harmonics Talky, its latest Bluetooth in-ear earbud for hands-free calls and music listening.  It has 8mm strong magnetic speaker with Acoustic Echo Reduction technology and Enhanced Noise Cancellation technology to filter out the external noise and enable clearer sound during the calls or while listening to music, says the company. Continue reading “Portronics Harmonics Talky mini Bluetooth earbud launched for Rs. 1199”

Huawei Watch 2 with cellular connectivity, Android Wear 2.0 surfaces in three colors

Huawei Watch 2

Huawei CEO Richard Yu recently confirmed that the company will unveil its second-generation smartwatch dubbed as Huawei Watch 2 at the MWC 2017 in Barcelona this month. Thanks to @evleaks, press images of the smartwatch has surfaced showing off its stainless steel back, heart rate sensor along with charging contacts on back. It will feature ‘sportier’ look, come with cellular capabilities and run Android Wear 2.0.

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Freedom 251 maker Ringing Bells director Mohit Goel booked for fraud

Freedom 251-3

Mohit Goel, director of Freedom 251 maker Ringing Bells has been detained on fraud allegations by the Ghaziabad police. The Noida based company had launched India’s cheapest smartphone Freedom 251 for Rs. 251 in February last year. Continue reading “Freedom 251 maker Ringing Bells director Mohit Goel booked for fraud”

Patchworks introduces Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ cases ahead of March announcement

Patchworks ITG Level Case for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus-2

Patchworks, a Korean company, popular for its smartphones accessories today announced its ITG Level case and Flexguard case for the upcoming Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones ahead of the announcement next month. The ITG LEVEL case meets or exceeds U.S Military standard drop testing requirements to protect the phone from 26 consecutive free fall drops from 4ft (1.2m) height at various angles says the company. Continue reading “Patchworks introduces Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ cases ahead of March announcement”

New Nokia 3310 feature phone tipped to sport slimmer design and larger colour display

Nokia-3310

The MWC 2017 event is all set to kick start this week and all eyes will be on HMD Global as it will introduce the much awaited Nokia phones on February 26. We already know that the company will debut a new version of the iconic Nokia 3310 and now Chinese site Vtechgraphy has shared more details about the phone in a new report.
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Samsung Galaxy S8 specs surface, could sport a 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display, Iris scanner

Samsung Galaxy S8 leak

Specifications of the Galaxy S8+ surfaced yesterday, revealing most of the specifications of the phone, including Iris scanner and earphones tuned by AKG, now the specifications of Galaxy S8 has surfaced revealing similar specifications except the 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display, instead of 6.2-inch QHD+ screen on the Galaxy S8+. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S8 specs surface, could sport a 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display, Iris scanner”

ARCHOS 101 Saphir 2-in-1 rugged tablet with keyboard, 10-inch display, Android 7.0 announced

ARCHOS 101 Saphir

ARCHOS has introduced 101 Saphir, its first rugged 2-in-1
tablet with a keyboard targeted at hikers, riders an outdoor workers ahead of MWC 2017. The rugged casing on the tablet can survive drops (up to 1 meter), dust and water splashes, as per the IP54 ratings.  It has a 10.1-inch IPS HD screen, is powered by a quad-core Mediatek MT8163 processor, has 1GB of RAM, comes with front and rear cameras and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat).

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LG X Power 2 with 5.5-inch display, Android 7.0 Nougat, 4500mAh battery announced

LG X Power 2

LG just announced X power2, its latest smartphone in the ‘X series’ and the successor of last year’s X Power smartphone ahead of MWC 2017 in Barcelona. This packs a 4500mAh battery that can charge up to 50% in one hour and fully charge in two hours. It packs a 5.5-inch HD In-cell Touch display compared to a 5.3-inch HD display on the predecessor and is also powered by a faster 1.5GHz Octa-Core processor. It runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) out of the box. Continue reading “LG X Power 2 with 5.5-inch display, Android 7.0 Nougat, 4500mAh battery announced”

Xiaomi introduces selfie stick with tripod, removable Bluetooth remote

Xiaomi Selfie Stick tripod

Xiaomi introduced selfie stick back in 2015, today it has introduced a new selfie stick in China that also has a built-in tripod so that you don’t have to hold it in your hand. The Selfie stick tripod has a built-in Bluetooth remote that works with Android 4.3 or later and iOS 5.0 or later, similar to its selfie stick but this can be removed so that you can press it when you take selfies if you have placed the tripod far. Continue reading “Xiaomi introduces selfie stick with tripod, removable Bluetooth remote”

T-Mobile starts deploying LTE-U technology in its LTE network, will launch in Spring 2017

T-Mobile-netherlands

T-Mobile today announced that it has started deploying LTE-U technology in its LTE network and will launch in Spring 2017, following today’s FCC certification of equipment from strategic partners Ericsson and Nokia. This comes after more than three years of extensive research, development and testing to ensure LTE-U works well alongside Wi-Fi technologies. Continue reading “T-Mobile starts deploying LTE-U technology in its LTE network, will launch in Spring 2017”

HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India

HTC 10 Review -10

After rolling out Android Nougat update for unlocked HTC 10 smartphone in the U.S. and Europe last November, the company resumed the roll out in Europe earlier this month after pausing it due to an unforeseen technical issue, with the company estimating a fix due in February. Today the company has started rolling out the Nougat update for HTC 10 users in India. Continue reading “HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India”

Meizu to demo its new technology at MWC 2017 on February 28

Meizu MWC 2017 invite

Meizu has announced that will debut a new technology at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017. In a release the company said that the global team of Meizu will unveil cutting edge wireless solution of the company and products including a major technical achievement that promises to offer a significant enhancement in user experience at the event. Continue reading “Meizu to demo its new technology at MWC 2017 on February 28”