Sony has been a champion of the Extra Bass line of audio products for quite a few years. We might be guilty of grossly generalising popular music but looking at music charts it is easy to see that bass heavy pop and EDM music dominates and for obvious reasons, Sony has been targeting this massive user group with their audio products. At CES, the company introduced a few more products in this line up. Called the MDR-XB950B1, these wireless headphones predictably carry a massive punch on the bass side of things but also introduce niceties like app control which as you’ll find out, comes very handy. Continue reading “Sony MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones Review”
Idea has announced that it has completed pan-India 4G rollout with the latest launch of 4G service in Mumbai. The telecom operator has 4G spectrum in 20 circles, except Kolkata and Delhi where it provides mobile broadband on 3G network.
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Ahead of Computex 2017 in Taiwan, Acer announced its latest convertible notebook dubbed as Spin 1 powered by Windows 10. This lightweight notebook supports Windows Ink through an Acer Active Stylus as well on the go. Continue reading “Acer Spin 1 ultra-slim 2-in-1 notebook with metal body, Active Stylus announced”
Bharti Airtel is offering its customers 1000 GB of extra data on some of its broadband plans under its ‘Exclusive Web Offer’, according to a report by The Financial Express. Currently, the offer is available only to customers of Delhi-NCR who opted for Airtel broadband services on or after May 16. In order to avail the offer, customers can find the ‘Unlimited Internet offer’ on the telco’s web portal.
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Vodafone today launched SuperDay and SuperWeek packs for prepaid customers that offers local and STD calls to Vodafone networks along with free data benefits. Vodafone SuperDay pack that comes with 1 day validity and offers unlimited local and STD calls on the Vodafone network and 100 MB data at Rs. 19. Continue reading “Vodafone launches new packs with unlimited local and STD calls, bundled data starting at Rs. 19”
YU is back after 9 months of hiatus since the launch of YUREKA S August last year. Even after rumors about the company shutting down, it teased the launch of a new smartphone earlier this month. The company has sent out invites for the launch of its YUREKA Black smartphone in June 1st. Continue reading “YU YUREKA Black smartphone with metal body launching on June 1”
We already know that Android creator Andy Rubin is working on a bezel less smartphone under his new company Essential. Now, the company has tweeted “something big is coming” on May 30th, from its official Twitter account. In a consecutive tweet, Essential has shared a photo of the new smartphone in silhouette. There is a rounded attachment on top of the device, which the company later confirmed is a 360-degree camera unit.
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Instagram is out with another update, however this one is for the Direct message. The Facebook owned photo and video sharing site has rolled out support for sending links in direct messages and sharing photos in landscape orientation.
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Gionee just announced S10, its latest smartphone in the ‘S series’ with dual rear and front cameras in China, as it had promised. The main highlight of the smartphone is that it has four cameras, two on the back and two on the front. It has 16-megapixel rear camera with an 8-megapixel secondary camera and a 20-megapixel front camera along with an 8-megapixel secondary camera. Continue reading “Gionee S10 with dual front and rear cameras, 6GB RAM, S10B and S10C announced”
Ahead of Computex, Acer has announced a new Windows 10 powered laptop for casual gaming experience dubbed as Nitro 5. This laptop comes with various configurations in terms of graphics, processors and also equipped with Xbox app and Direct X23. Continue reading “Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop unveiled ahead of Computex 2017”
Acer ahead of Computex 2017 in Taipei announced two new 10-inch tablets – New Iconia Tab 10 (A3-A50) and new Iconia One 10 (B3-A40FHD). Both these are powered by quad-core MediaTek processors and run Android 7.0 (Nougat). Continue reading “Acer Iconia Tab 10 A3-A50 with Quantum Dot display, Iconia One 10 B3-A40FHD with dual micro-USB announced”
Huawei just announced Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus, its latest smartphones in the ‘Nova Series’ and the successor of last year’s Nova and Nova Plus in China, as it had promised. The Nova 2 packs a 5-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display, while the Nova 2 Plus comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display. Both the phones are powered by an Octa-Core Kirin 659 SoCs, run Android 7.0 (Nougat), have a 12-megapixel rear camera with 1.25μm pixel size, f/1.8 aperture and a secondary 8-megapixel camera for capturing depth information, optical zoom and also has portrait mode. Continue reading “Huawei Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus with 12MP + 8MP dual rear cameras, 20MP front camera announced”
As OnePlus is gearing to launch its next flagship – the OnePlus 5, the company has confirmed that last year’s flagship – the OnePlus 3T will be out of stock soon since it has stopped the production. It also confirmed that it will continue to provide updates for both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T smartphones. Continue reading “OnePlus 3T to be discontinued soon ahead of launch of OnePlus 5”
MapmyIndia has announced its partnership with Ford, on their AppLink platform to offer an enhanced version of MapmyIndia’s Map App. “Ford SYNC platform so far provided Points of Interest Search around a current location, but the enhanced version will now let the user search Points of Interest via category listing (18 categories and 108 sub-categories), and also specific brand names,” said the company. Continue reading “MapmyIndia partners with Ford for Applink, now offers local search and directions to POIs”
Garmin has announced VIRB 360 rugged and fully spherical 360-degree camera. The waterproof action camera captures video up to 5.7K/30fps and comes with four built-in microphones. Along with videos, the VIRB 360 can take stitched-in-camera, 360-degree, 15 megapixel spherical photos. Continue reading “Garmin VIRB 360 degree action camera shoots video up to 5.7K, announced for $799.99”