In a market where differentiation between smartphone models is minimal at best, it is hard for a brand to make a mark. While specifications are increasingly becoming homologous across devices, we’re starting to see some interesting new additions in terms of software features. Panasonic, recently launched the Eluga Ray Max smartphone and while the phone is more than competitive from a hardware point of view, what’s under the hood is a lot more interesting. Our review of the Panasonic Eluga Ray Max is forthcoming but for now let’s take a walk through Arbo, the defining feature of the smartphone. Continue reading “Here’s All The Cool Features That Set Panasonic’s Arbo Apart From The Competition”
WhatsApp for iOS has received a latest message that brings some tweaks and improvements. The update that bumps the app to version 2.17.20 adds the ability for users to ask Siri to Read Out Their Latest Messages. Continue reading “WhatsApp for iOS now lets you ask Siri to read messages, tweaks calls tab and more”
First press render of Moto Z2 Play has surfaced online, after renders of Moto Z2 Force and other upcoming Moto smartphones surfaced recently. The image shows a similar design as last year’s Moto Z, but the fingerprint sensor is larger, similar to the Moto G5 series of phones to offer easy navigation using One button nav feature. It also shows dual-tone LED flash on the front. Continue reading “Moto Z2 Play surfaces in first press render”
Huawei has introduced Enjoy 7 Plus, the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone in the Enjoy series in China. It packs a 5.5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 SoC, runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat), has a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
Continue reading “Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus with 5.5-inch display, Snapdragon 435, 4GB RAM, 4000mAh battery announced”
Xiaomi has introduced Three-axis Shooting Stabilizer for smartphones under its Mi Ecosystem which is also known as MIJIA in China. It supports multi-mode shooting and has three-axis stabilization technology with high-precision screw and acceleration sensor offering real-time detection of mobile phone space position. Continue reading “Xiaomi introduces Three-axis Shooting Stabilizer for smartphones”
HTC had launched One A9 in India in December 2015 and it came with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The phone has now started receiving Android Nougat 7.0 update in the country. HTC One A9 user @neelgaganslg has shared a screenshot of the update on Twitter.
Continue reading “Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for HTC One A9 in India”
In a bid to reduce its operational cost, Flipkart has tightened its return and exchange policy for major items on its porta. The homegrown ecommerce company will not offer refunds on an array of products like mobile accessories, personal care appliances, computer and camera accessories, office equipment, apart from high-cost items such as mobile phones, large appliances and furniture.
Continue reading “Flipkart tightens return policy, curbs on easy refunds for camera, mobile accessories”
HTC today launched Vive VR system in India. This includes wireless VR controllers, room scale movement, and Head Mounted Display featuring a built in camera. “To celebrate Vive’s India launch, Indian consumers can enjoy free shipping when they order Vive from Amazon.in as well as two fully-fledged VR experiences, Everest VR and Richie’s Plank Experience,” said HTC.
Continue reading “HTC VIVE launched in India for Rs. 92990”
Samsung officially launched Samsung Pay, contactless mobile payments service in India last month. The company had confirmed it will add UPI support for Samsung Pay in future. Now, the company UPI support has gone live for Samsung Pay that will allow users to make payments with their bank accounts. Continue reading “Samsung Pay now supports UPI payments in India”
Airtel today announced its partnership with Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion to introduce several special offers for Baahubali fans. Airtel has launched a special ‘Baahubali-2’ 4G SIM with free 4G data benefits. It has also launched special ‘Baahubali -2’ 4G Recharge Packs that promise great value to customers. Continue reading “Airtel launches Baahubali 2 4G SIM, free data benefits, packs and content for fans”
Samsung introduced Galaxy Book, Windows 10 2-in-1 tablets at the MWC 2017 back in February in 10.6 1080p and 12-inch 1440p versions. We even went hands-on with the devices at the event. Today Samsung has started taking pre-orders for both the versions of tablets in the U.S. The Galaxy Book 12-inch LTE model will be available at Verizon Wireless, said the company. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Book Windows 10 2-in-1 now available for pre-order starting at $629.99”
Google Home has become more intelligent as it can now recognize multiple users. With latest update, up to six people can connect their account to Google Home and detect six different voice. Continue reading “Google Home can now recognise up to 6 different voices”
European mobile networks Orange SA and Deutsche Telekom have partnered to develop their own artificial intelligence platform, according to a latest report from Bloomberg. Dubbed as Djingo, the voice-controlled personal assistant will compete with the likes of Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri.
Continue reading “Orange, Deutsche Telekom unveil Djingo voice-controlled personal assistant”
LG today started pre-bookings for its flagship G6 smartphone ahead of launch on April 21st. It also announced special offers including up to Rs. 7000 cash back. Now Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom has revealed that the G6 will launch at Rs. 51,990 (MOP) and will be available 29th April, before the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ go on sale on May 5th. Continue reading “LG G6 said to launch in India for Rs. 51990, go on sale from April 29”
GoPro has announced a pilot program for GoPro Fusion, its 5.2K spherical camera designed to capture both fully immersive virtual reality content as well as conventional non-VR video and photo formats. Continue reading “GoPro Fusion 360-degree 5.2K Spherical camera announced”