7 Ring Hands-on Review: India’s first contactless payment ring

At FoneArena we are constantly on the look out for innovative new products to try and we recently came across 7 Ring from a Mumbai based company. If you are someone who always forgets your wallet at home, this ring from 7 Ring will blow your mind. No Bluetooth pairing or charging required. Just wear it on your finger and tap and pay like you would use your contactless card.

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realme to unveil image technologies, including periscope camera at January 10 event

realme has announced that it will host the realme 2024 Media Preview Event titled ‘Hey Flagship, Meet Periscope,’ in Las Vegas on January 10th, spotlighting the periscope telephoto technology and its photographic capabilities. Continue reading “realme to unveil image technologies, including periscope camera at January 10 event”

Samsung Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23+ get a Rs. 10,000 price cut in India

Samsung Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23+ smartphones have received a Rs. 10,000 price cut in India officially, a year after the launch. This comes ahead of the launch of the Galaxy S24 series next week. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23+ get a Rs. 10,000 price cut in India”

Apple, Google pull two eSIM apps in India amid DoT crackdown

Google and Apple have removed 2 eSIM apps, Airalo and Holafly from their App stores, as per orders from the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to crackdown on cyber fraud. Continue reading “Apple, Google pull two eSIM apps in India amid DoT crackdown”

vivo X100 Pro Unboxing and First Impressions

vivo today launched the X100 series of smartphones in India. Here we have the X100 Pro, which is the successor to last year’s X90 Pro. This has a 1.5 120Hz curved AMOLED screen, faster Dimensity 9300 processor, better camera, bigger battery and lots more. We bring you the unboxing of the X100 Pro along with the first impressions of the phone. Continue reading “vivo X100 Pro Unboxing and First Impressions”

Samsung Galaxy S24 Unpacked event set for January 17

After rumours, Samsung has officially announced its Galaxy Unpacked in-person event will happen in San Jose on January 17th, 2024. Samsung Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24+ and Galaxy S24 Ultra smartphones are expected at the event. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S24 Unpacked event set for January 17”

Microsoft Copilot app now available for iPhone and iPad

After the Android app which was released a few days back, Microsoft has released its Copilot AI-Powered Chat Assistant app for iPhone and iPad. Powered by the latest OpenAI models, GPT-4 and DALL·E 3, this fast, complex, and precise responses, as well as the ability to create breathtaking visuals from simple text descriptions. Continue reading “Microsoft Copilot app now available for iPhone and iPad”

Xiaomi SU7 and SU7 Max with up to 800KM range, up to 265Kmph top speed announced

Xiaomi just announced the SU7 series, the company’s first electric cars at an event in China, after rumours. These come in SU7 and SU7 Max models, both with Xiaomi HyperEngine V6/V6s motors with 21000 rpm, and the company says that HyperEngine V8s that is in mass production offers 27200rpm and will be ready for 2025. It is also working on a 35000rpm motor with carbon-sleeved rotor for the future. Continue reading “Xiaomi SU7 and SU7 Max with up to 800KM range, up to 265Kmph top speed announced”

Microsoft Copilot app arrives for Android

Microsoft has silently released its Copilot AI-Powered Chat Assistant app for Android. Powered by the latest OpenAI models, GPT-4 and DALL·E 3, this fast, complex, and precise responses, as well as the ability to create breathtaking visuals from simple text descriptions. Continue reading “Microsoft Copilot app arrives for Android”

Sony PlayStation 5 sales cross 50 million globally

Sony Corporation has announced that it has sold 50 million PlayStation 5 consoles globally since the launch. The company reported 10 million sales mark in July 2021, in 8 months of launch, making it the fastest selling PlayStation console ever, it hit 30 million mark in December 2022, and 40 million in July. It has added 10 million in less than 5 months. Continue reading “Sony PlayStation 5 sales cross 50 million globally”

Bose makes a strategic investment in Noise

Noise has announced a strategic investment from Bose, to shape the future of its product line and redefine consumer experiences. This collaboration marks Noise’s first-ever funding – and as a part of the Series A round – a significant milestone for India’s largest profitable D2C business. Continue reading “Bose makes a strategic investment in Noise”

Nothing MWC 2024 event set for February 27

London-based Nothing has confirmed that it will hold an event at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 in Barcelona on February 27th. The invitation just has a glass background with the text “Nothing to see” along with the date and the location. Continue reading “Nothing MWC 2024 event set for February 27”

Google Bard gets Gemini Pro AI model integration, takes on GPT 4

In the December 2023 Pixel Feature Drop, Google unveiled Gemini, its highly versatile AI model. Designed to operate seamlessly across devices, including data centers and smartphones, Gemini comes in three sizes—Ultra, Pro, and Nano. With advanced multimodal reasoning capabilities, it plays a key role in Bard’s major upgrade. Continue reading “Google Bard gets Gemini Pro AI model integration, takes on GPT 4”

OnePlus 12: 5400mAh battery with 100W wired and 50W wireless charging

OnePlus has confirmed battery and charging details of the flagship OnePlus 12 smartphone ahead of tomorrow’s launch in China. Continue reading “OnePlus 12: 5400mAh battery with 100W wired and 50W wireless charging”