Bixby 3.0 brings support for Indian English, now recognizes Indian names and other content

Samsung has announced the Bixby 3.0 update which adds support for Indian English that is aimed at controlling of daily scenarios through the new and improved Indian English avatar. With this Bixby can now understand Indian names, places, relationships, content, and recipes amongst others. Continue reading “Bixby 3.0 brings support for Indian English, now recognizes Indian names and other content”

BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA free-to-play game launching soon

KRAFTON, creators of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS PC and Console game from South Korea has announced BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA after confirming a PUBG Mobile India customized for Indian gamers back in November last year. At that time it said that various aspects of the game will be customised for Indian gamers and the in-game content will be improved and tailored to reflect local needs and added that KRAFTON, Inc will invest US$100 million in India to cultivate the local video game, entertainment, esports, and IT industries. Continue reading “BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA free-to-play game launching soon”

China expresses concern, regret over India not allowing Chinese companies participate in 5G trials

This week the Department of Telecom (DoT) approved Airtel, Jio, Vi, and MTNL, to conduct 5G trials in the country. It also approved original equipment manufacturers and technology providers — Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung and Development of Telematics (C-DoT) to supply equipments for 5G trials, but it didn’t allow Chinese vendors HUAWEI and ZTE. Continue reading “China expresses concern, regret over India not allowing Chinese companies participate in 5G trials”

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED Infinity-O display, Snapdragon 750G said to launch in India soon

Samsung launched the Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 4G smartphones in India back in March, but it didn’t launch the Galaxy A52 5G version in the country. But it might launch it in India soon, as the company has started working on the firmware for Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B), according to the latest report from Sammobile. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A52 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED Infinity-O display, Snapdragon 750G said to launch in India soon”

DoT approves Jio, Airtel, Vi and MTNL for 5G trials; Chinese vendors not allowed

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has permitted Telecom Service Providers (TSPs), including Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio Infocomm, Vodafone Idea, and MTNL, to conduct 5G trials in the country. These companies will tie up with original equipment manufacturers and technology providers — Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung and Development of Telematics (C-DoT). Continue reading “DoT approves Jio, Airtel, Vi and MTNL for 5G trials; Chinese vendors not allowed”

Fireside is a new voice-based social media platform from the founders of Chingari app

fireside is India’s first voice-based social media platform, according to the creators of the app who founded the Chingari app that now has over 10 million downloads on Android gaining popularity after TikTok was banned in India a few months back. Continue reading “Fireside is a new voice-based social media platform from the founders of Chingari app”

Redmi Watch with 1.4-inch color touch display, GPS, 11 sports modes launching in India on May 13

After confirming the launch of Redmi Note 10S launch on May 13th, Redmi today confirmed the launch of the first Redmi Watch in India alongside. It was launched in China last year and is also on sale as Mi Watch Lite in some markets. The teaser shows a watch with a silicone strap and a button on the right side along with the launch date. Continue reading “Redmi Watch with 1.4-inch color touch display, GPS, 11 sports modes launching in India on May 13”

Fire-Boltt Beast with 1.69-inch touch display, SpO2 and Blood pressure monitoring, IP67 water resistance launched for Rs. 3999

Fire-Boltt, an Indian wearable brand has launched Fire-Boltt Beast, the company’s latest smartwatch with a 1.69-inch Curved Glass Display with up to 500 nits brightness, customisable watch faces, 8 Sports modes, IP67 Water Resistant body and has SpO2 / blood oxygen monitoring and Blood pressure monitoring, in addition to heart rate tracking. It has a metal body and a rotating button to navigate. Continue reading “Fire-Boltt Beast with 1.69-inch touch display, SpO2 and Blood pressure monitoring, IP67 water resistance launched for Rs. 3999”

Redmi Note 10S launching in India on May 13

After teasers Redmi today confirmed the launch of Redmi Note 10S smartphone in India on May 13th. The company says that it will offer Savage Performance and Stunning Camera. It posted a teaser last week that hinted at MIUI 12.5 out of the box, 64MP rear camera, Hi-Res audio, and Blue, Gray and White colours for the phone. Continue reading “Redmi Note 10S launching in India on May 13”

Samsung sued over defective rear camera glass in Galaxy S20 series

In the latest development, a class-action lawsuit has been filed against Samsung for providing defective rear camera glass in Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphones – Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, Galaxy S20 Ultra, and Galaxy S20 FE. Continue reading “Samsung sued over defective rear camera glass in Galaxy S20 series”

realme UI 2.0 Android 11 early access announced [Update: Early access for realme C15 Qualcomm Edition]

[Update, Apr 30]: realme has now announced realme UI 2.0 Early access program for realme C15 Qualcomm Edition in India. Users running firmware version RMX2195PU_11_A.29/RMX2195PU_11_A.31 are eligible to apply for the Early Access program. Continue reading “realme UI 2.0 Android 11 early access announced [Update: Early access for realme C15 Qualcomm Edition]”

realme 7i realme UI 2.0 Android 11 early access announced [Update: Open Beta Program announced]

[Update: Apr 30]: realme has now announced realme UI 2.0 Open Beta program for realme 7i users. Users running firmware version RMX2103PU_11_A.43 are eligible to apply for the Open Beta program.

To apply for Open Beta program, users can simply head over to Settings > Software Update > Tap on the settings icon in the top right corner > Trial Version > Submit your details > Apply Now.

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Truecaller introduces Covid Healthcare Directory for Android users in India

Truecaller, the popular caller ID app, has announced a new feature called Covid Healthcare Directory, which is a one stop place where users in India can find and access official healthcare numbers.

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vivo V21 5G with 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED 90Hz display, 44MP front camera with OIS launched in India starting at Rs. 29990

vivo just launched the V21 5G, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphone in the V series in India, as it had promised. It features a 44MP auto focus front camera with 4K video recording, Night Portrait, Super Night Selfie features and also comes with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) for better videos and night selfies and Dual Selfie Spotlight that offers bright selfies and videos, thanks to dual LED flash on the front. It has a 6.44-inch Full HD+ E3 AMOLED screen with 90Hz refresh rate.

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realme India CEO confirms Dimensity 1200-powered phone, new Smart TVs and more will launch on May 4 [Update: Event postponed]

Update: realme India CEO has confirmed that the company has postponed the smartphone and AIoT products’ launch along with anniversary celebrations due to ongoing COVID-19 situation in the country. Continue reading “realme India CEO confirms Dimensity 1200-powered phone, new Smart TVs and more will launch on May 4 [Update: Event postponed]”