WhatsApp testing fingerprint authentication for web client

WhatsApp is testing a new feature in its beta channel on Android that will enable biometric authentication when creating a new session of the Whatsapp Web client. This will help improve overall account security for users who work with multiple web clients during the day.

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Disney+ Hotstar VIP introduces Watch’N Play social feed feature for Dream11 IPL 2020

The Dream11 Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2020 is on track to kick start tomorrow in the UAE, which means that this season’s television viewership and Disney+ Hotstar viewership will be through the roof. Aimed at bring a better social experience to their viewers and IPL fans, Disney+ Hotstar is improving on their Watch’N Play social feed with new features, namely “Hotshot” and “Duet”.

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Amazfit GTR 2 and GTS 2 with curved AMOLED display, blood oxygen detection to be announced on September 22

Earlier this week Huami confirmed that it will introduce GTS 2 and GTR 2 smartwatches, successor of last year’s GTS and GTR. Both these will have a curved AMOLED screen and a metal casing. The GTS 2 has a new design with a protruding part that wraps on the sides of the crown. The company has teased standalone music playback feature for the smartwatches. Continue reading “Amazfit GTR 2 and GTS 2 with curved AMOLED display, blood oxygen detection to be announced on September 22”

Samsung Galaxy A51, Galaxy A71, Galaxy A21s, Galaxy M01s, Galaxy M01 core receive price cuts in India

Yesterday, Samsung announced a price cut on the Galaxy Note 20 smartphone as a part of ‘Samsung Festive Days’. Following that, Samsung has now announced price cuts on its multiple Galaxy smartphones including the Galaxy A51, Galaxy A71, etc. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A51, Galaxy A71, Galaxy A21s, Galaxy M01s, Galaxy M01 core receive price cuts in India”

Paytm Android app removed from Play Store for repeated policy violations

Paytm, one of India’s most popular digital payment solutions, has just had its Android app removed from the Google Play Store for repeated policy violations. The move came after Paytm promoted a fantasy sports service, which is basically a sports betting and gambling arena; an app feature that Google specifically prohibits on its Play Store.

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OnePlus 7T Pro gets a Rs. 4000 price cut in India, now available for Rs. 43999

Post the launch of OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones in India back in April, the company reduced the price of the OnePlus 7T Pro smartphone by Rs. 6000 in India. After four months since its first price cut, the OnePlus 7T has got another price cut now in India. Continue reading “OnePlus 7T Pro gets a Rs. 4000 price cut in India, now available for Rs. 43999”

OnePlus Buds Z more affordable wireless earbuds said to launch soon

It has been nearly two months since OnePlus entered the wireless earbuds market with the launch of the OnePlus Buds for a price of Rs. 4990 in India. A rumour has now been spotted that seems to indicate that OnePlus is working on an even cheaper variant of the Buds, with the name Buds Z.

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Amazon Alexa Android and iOS app now supports Hindi

Amazon’s Alexa smart assistant has become quite popular in India over the last few years, steadily adding features to suit the Indian user base. Now, on the day of its one year anniversary of Alexa’s supporting Hindi, Amazon has announced they will now be expanding this support to the Alexa Android and iOS app.

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Sony WH-1000XM4 wireless noise-cancelling headphones launched in India for Rs. 29990

Sony just launched its fourth generation WH-1000XM4 wireless noise-canceling headphones in India as it had announced. The WH-1000XM4 builds upon the existing technologies of the WH-1000XM3 and adds a lot of new smart functionalities like on-ear detection, multiple device pairing, adaptive sound control, along with better noise cancellation and more. Continue reading “Sony WH-1000XM4 wireless noise-cancelling headphones launched in India for Rs. 29990”

Apple online store launching in India on September 23

After rumours, Apple today confirmed that it will launch its own online Apple Store in India on September 23 to sell its products directly. The company said that this will provide customers with the same premium experience found in Apple Store locations around the world. Continue reading “Apple online store launching in India on September 23”

Acer Predator Helios 300 and Triton 300 with 10th Gen Intel Core CPUs, up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q GPUs launched in India

Acer, makers of the well-known Predator series of gaming products, has announced refreshes of the Helios 300 and Triton 300 laptops in India. They have now been updated with 10th Gen Intel Core CPUs, feature up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q graphics and up to 240Hz displays options.

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OnePlus Nord N10 5G with 6.49-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Snapdragon 690, 64MP quad rear cameras said to launch in late 2020

OnePlus 5G smartphone code-named ‘Billie’ with Snapdragon 690 surfaced back in July, now more specifications of the phone has surfaced, and the phone is rumoured to launch as Nord N10 5G  It is said to come with a 6.49-inch Full HD+ display with 90Hz refresh rate, but it is not clear if this will feature an AMOLED or an LCD screen. Continue reading “OnePlus Nord N10 5G with 6.49-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Snapdragon 690, 64MP quad rear cameras said to launch in late 2020”

Sennheiser CX 400BT True Wireless earbuds with Bluetooth 5.1, in-built equaliser launched in India for Rs. 16990

In an attempt to shape the future of audio, Sennheiser launched CX 400BT True Wireless in the Indian market. The CX 400BT features 7mm dynamic drivers, which was used in the much-appreciated MOMENTUM True Wireless 2. Continue reading “Sennheiser CX 400BT True Wireless earbuds with Bluetooth 5.1, in-built equaliser launched in India for Rs. 16990”

Zebronics Juke bar 9700 Pro Dolby Atmos 450W Soundbar launched for Rs. 17999

Zebronics, popular for its accessories has launched Juke bar 9700 Pro Dolby Atmos, the company’s first Dolby Atmos-enabled soundbar with a subwoofer. The soundbar has 2.1- channel configuration, comes with quad 5.71cms and dual 5.08cms drivers, comes with a 16.51cms subwoofer driver for loud and punchy bass experience and has a total output of 450watts. Continue reading “Zebronics Juke bar 9700 Pro Dolby Atmos 450W Soundbar launched for Rs. 17999”

Samsung Galaxy Note20 gets Rs. 9000 temporary price cut in India, additional Rs. 6000 cashback for HDFC cards

Samsung at its Virtual Unpacked event announced the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra, and it was launched in India as well in a single variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage for Rs. 77,999. After a month, now, Samsung has temporarily reduced the price of the Galaxy Note20 in India. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Note20 gets Rs. 9000 temporary price cut in India, additional Rs. 6000 cashback for HDFC cards”