vivo is one of the few companies that boldly addresses issues in the pursuit of bezel-less and notch-less display ideas. In fact, the vivo V15 in many ways is likely to win over buyers considering the slew of feature it encompasses. Right after V15 Pro, the company launched the V15 smartphone in the Indian market. Here are the 5 reasons why you should buy a vivo V15. Continue reading “Top 5 reasons to buy the vivo V15”
Even after 6 months and several mobile launches, OnePlus 6T remains relevant, popular and trendy, thanks to its latest and futuristic hardware and breezy software. In the latest development, Amazon.in has announced that OnePlus 6T will be available at its lowest price ever during Fab Phones Fest starting midnight on April 11. Continue reading “It’s your last chance to get OnePlus 6T — Take advantage of it”
OPPO is setting new standards when it comes to its phones hardware especially Camera. The recently launched OPPO F11 Pro is indeed a welcome surprise, offering some fresh takes on the modern smartphone. Continue reading “OPPO F11 Pro: A gorgeous phone with brilliant camera”
A few days back, Vivo created a huge buzz in the Indian smartphone with 32MP Elevating selfie camera, bezel-less display and gradient colour design at an extremely affordable price by launching the Vivo V15. With this launch, V15 is one of the most Value For Money (VFM) smartphone available right now. Continue reading “Vivo V15 Overview — Innovative elevating selfie camera at a right price”
Xiaomi introduced Pro version of Redmi Note for the first time in India last year along with Redmi Note 5, but Redmi Note 5 was not a significant upgrade from Redmi Note 4 and hence Redmi Note 5 Pro became a preferred choice amongst consumers. The company didn’t even bother to launch Redmi Note 6, instead, it launched Redmi Note 6 Pro without launching regular Redmi Note 6 back in November. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Review: Note-worthy comeback!”
It’s not always that we get to see the birth of a new generation of cellular wireless technology. Sure we have been reporting about it since 2015, the murmurs started as far back as 2009 but fast forward 10 years, 5G is not a buzzword anymore, it is a reality. We have devices ready to go to market with battle tested functioning chips, the standards are in place and many nations are getting the 5G spectrum ready so that operators can deploy infrastructure. While operational difficulties are being solved at speeds we can’t imagine, it is time we take a big picture look at 5G. How is this new technology going to change our lives? Well, let’s first take a deep dive into this new technology and how it was demonstrated at the Qualcomm booth at Mobile World Congress 2019.
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Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 7 smartphone along with Redmi Note 7 Pro on February 28 in India. We already brought you the Redmi Note 7 Pro camera samples and review and now we have the Redmi Note 7 Indian retail variant in Ruby Red color, check out the unboxing and first impressions of the device, Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Unboxing and First Impressions”
As with every technological leap, adoption takes time. Smart analysts use the adoption curve to predict how fast a technological advancement reaches people and how many people it reaches at a given time. We are now at the early adopter stage in 5G, it’s here but we are only at the very beginning of its inevitable spread to not just masses of people but devices as well. To understand how that’s done, read our first conversation but in this one, we are talking about the near term and long term plans. What’s next with 5G? Read on.
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Xiaomi is known for its value-for-money (VFM) devices. Last year’s Redmi Note 5 Pro surprised everyone, but the Redmi Note 6 Pro that came late last year was not a major upgrade. The latest Redmi Note 7 Pro is a major upgrade in terms of display, design, processor, camera, and what not. The specifications look great on paper for the price. Let us dive into the review to find out what the device has to offer.
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“5G is not a buzzword anymore, it is a reality. 5G is here!” is what Ignacio Contreras from Qualcomm told me when I said 5G is a big buzzword at the Mobile World Congress 2019. Truth be told, he was right. There were some 5-7 devices all primed and ready to go to market, all with the Snapdragon X50 5G modem and the latest 855 chip inside. So, how did it all of this happen so fast? How did Qualcomm manage to bring 5G into this world way before they said they would. And what is 5G in 2019 all about? I’ll try to explain what I could gather from my conversations with Qualcomm at MWC 2019, read on.
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In the past couple of months, we have been seeing a lot of smartphone launches in the Indian market with some latest technology, thanks to mobile makers. Having said that, we didn’t see a single smartphone yet in this time frame that ticks all the boxes be it in terms of build quality, camera, latest technology and good battery life. Indeed, not every smartphone is perfect, but it’s not the case with OnePlus 6T. Continue reading “Why OnePlus 6T is still a good smartphone to buy in 2019”
MWC 2019 got over a few days, and there were several interesting and innovative products at this year’s event. We gave out FoneArena Awards to some of the latest products and innovations. We gave these awards under several categories such as Best Product, Best Smartphone, Best Innovative Product and several Editor’s Picks of MWC 2019. Continue reading “Best of MWC 2019 Awards – FoneArena”
In the recent past, OPPO has redefined the smartphone market with some interesting devices like Find X and the R17 Pro. Today, after a lot of speculations and leaks, the company has launched F11 Pro smartphone featuring Panoramic screen, Rising camera and a 48MP rear camera. Here we have the unboxing and the first impressions of the smartphone. Continue reading “OPPO F11 Pro Unboxing and First Impressions”
A few days back, Xiaomi literally shocked the Indian smartphone market, if not the entire world with its pricing for Redmi Note 7 Pro. While some portray this move as desperation to capture the market, we disagree to it wholeheartedly, considering their sales history. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro First Impressions”
Realme just launched its Realme 3 smartphone, successor of last year’s Realme 2 in India. Upgrades include a smaller notch, faster processor, improved cameras and runs Android Pie. Here are our first impressions of the phone.
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