ACT Fibernet rolls out public WiFi hotspots in Chennai in partnership with Greater Chennai Corporation

ACT Fibernet, the popular wired broadband Internet Service Provider in India launched ACT Stream TV 4K Android TV Box earlier this year. Expanding their services, the company provided free public WiFi during IPL matches and has been providing free public WiFi at malls in Hyderabad. Now, the latest in the list is Chennai city and ACT Fibernet has started rolling out public WiFi hotspots in partnership with Greater Chennai Corporation.

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Realme Buds Wireless Orange and Green color variants go on sale in India for Rs. 1799

Realme launched the realme Buds Wireless alongside realme XT recently in India and initially, the Yellow color variant of Buds Wireless went on sale. After two months now, the other color variants of realme Buds Wireless go on sale in India.

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Realme X2 Pro Blind Order sale on November 18 – Here’s how to book the realme X2 Pro before launch

Realme is all set to launch its flagship smartphone, realme X2 Pro in India on November 20 along with realme 5s. Ahead of the launch, the company has announced Blind Order sale of realme X2 Pro that will let realme fans and customers pre-order realme X2 Pro on November 18th, 2019 by simply registering themselves on realme.com.

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Redmi 4 starts receiving MIUI 11 Global Stable update

Xiaomi announced the latest iteration of its own proprietary Android skin MIUI, dubbed MIUI 11 at an event in India. MIUI 11 aims to bring a brand new optimized modern UI design focused on content viewing and has along with nifty additions designed specifically for India. The company has already rolled out MIUI 11 to most of the devices including Redmi K20 series, Redmi Note 7 series, Redmi Note 6 Pro, Redmi 6 series, Redmi Note 5 Pro, and others and has already started testing MIUI Stable Beta for the second and third batch of devices. Continue reading “Redmi 4 starts receiving MIUI 11 Global Stable update”

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 11.0.3.0 with November Security Patch]

Xiaomi launched its first dual-camera phone Redmi Note 5 Pro in India last year running MIUI 9.2 on top of Android 7.1 (Nougat) and later updated it to MIUI 9.5 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) back in June 2018. Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on an average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in 20-40 days. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 11.0.3.0 with November Security Patch]”

Panasonic Eluga Ray 810 with 6.2-inch display, 4GB RAM, 16MP front camera with flash launched in India for Rs. 7999

Panasonic has launched Eluga Ray 810, the company’s latest phone in the Eluga series in India. It has a 6.2-inch HD+ notch display, is powered by MediaTek Helio P22 SoC, features a 16-megapixel rear camera along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera with AI features, 16-megapixel front camera with AI beautify, LED flash and face unlock. Continue reading “Panasonic Eluga Ray 810 with 6.2-inch display, 4GB RAM, 16MP front camera with flash launched in India for Rs. 7999”

Infinix S5 Lite with 6.6-inch 20:9 display, 4GB RAM, triple rear cameras, 16MP in-screen front camera launched in India for Rs. 7999

Infinix has launched S5 Lite, the company’s latest smartphone in the S series in India, soon after the launch of S5. It has a 6.6-inch HD+ display with a 16-megapixel in-screen camera with 4-in-1 Super Pixel technology along with 3D Face Beauty, AR Emoji, AR Stickers, Bokeh Mode, AI Scene detection, hybrid focus and more, 90.5% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 12nm SoC with 4GB of RAM, runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with XOS 5.5, has a 16-megapixel rear camera with quad LED flash, along with a 2-megapixel sensor for portrait shots and a low-light camera. Continue reading “Infinix S5 Lite with 6.6-inch 20:9 display, 4GB RAM, triple rear cameras, 16MP in-screen front camera launched in India for Rs. 7999”

Redmi 8A MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: Kernel Source code released]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 8A smartphone in India running MIUI 10.3 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month. Continue reading “Redmi 8A MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: Kernel Source code released]”

Redmi 8 MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: Kernel Source code released]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 8 smartphone in India running MIUI 10.3 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month. Continue reading “Redmi 8 MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: Kernel Source code released]”

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/7S MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 11.0.6.0 Stable with November Security Patch]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 7 smartphone in India back in February running MIUI 10.2 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie) and launched the updated Redmi Note 7S with 48 MP rear camera back in May running MIUI 10.2 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in 30-60 days.

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Redmi Note 4 starts receiving MIUI 11 Global Stable update

Xiaomi announced the latest iteration of its own proprietary Android skin MIUI, dubbed MIUI 11 along with the Redmi Note 8 series at an event in India. MIUI 11 aims to bring a brand new optimized modern UI design focused on content viewing and has along with nifty additions designed specifically for India. The company has already completed MIUI 11 rollout for the first phase of devices and has already started testing MIUI Stable Beta for the second and third batch of devices.

Now, the company has started rolling out MIUI 11 Global Stable update to Redmi Note 4 users in India. The new update comes as MIUI 11.0.2.0.NCFMIXM and weighs around 458 MBs in size. Xiaomi has not updated the Android Security patch on the device and it still runs on almost a year old December 2018 patch. MIUI 11 brings new features such as New Minimalistic Design, Blur App Previews, Quick Replies, New Dynamic Sound Effects, Floating Calculator, Updated Mi File Manager, and more to the device, but we found the new file-sharing tech Mi Share missing on our unit.

If you haven’t received the update on your device, you can download the Recovery ROM here and try flashing it using the recovery method but it may not work as it might be staged rollout. MIUI 11 is being rolled out to all eligible devices as per the schedule, you can keep a track of MIUI 11 updates with our dedicated MIUI section. Also, make sure to check out this post to learn more about MIUI 11 features.

Redmi Note 8 Pro MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 11 roll out begins for select users]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphone in India running MIUI 10.4 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month. Continue reading “Redmi Note 8 Pro MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 11 roll out begins for select users]”

Redmi 6 Pro and Redmi Y2 MIUI 11 Global Stable Beta starts rolling out [Update: Roll out resumes]

Update: Nov 14, 2019: Xiaomi has resumed the MIUI 11 roll out for the Redmi Y2, but it’s still under testing. Continue reading “Redmi 6 Pro and Redmi Y2 MIUI 11 Global Stable Beta starts rolling out [Update: Roll out resumes]”

HUAWEI Kirin A1-powered wearable devices to launch in India next month

HUAWEI introduced its Kirin A1 chip at IFA 2019 and it debuted in FreeBuds 3 truly wireless earphones and HUAWEI Watch GT2. Now, HUAWEI has announced that it is launching Kirin A1 chipset next month in India and will be bringing Kirin A1-powered wearable devices soon.

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Samsung discounts Galaxy ecosystem devices with purchase of Note 10 series or Galaxy S10 series

Samsung is offering yet more discounts, up to 32% on a range of Samsung products, with the purchase of Galaxy Note10 and S10 series. These discounts are available on Samsung Wireless Charger, Galaxy Watch Active and Strap Combos, AKG Y500 headset, Galaxy Friends Cover, Clear View Cover and Galaxy Tab S5e.

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