Gadgets

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra With 23-Megapixel Cameras Launched at CES 2018: Specifications, Features

Sony Xperia XA2 HIGHLIGHTS Sony Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra will be available starting February Sony Xperia XA2 features a 5.2-inch full-HD display Sony Xperia XA2 has a 6-inch full-HD display Sony has joined CES 2018 by bringing the Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra. The new Xperia series smartphones are specifically designed to cater the growing demand for self-portrait shots (aka selfies). Both the ... Read More »

LG 4K UHD HU80KA Projector With HDR Support Unveiled Ahead of CES 2018

HIGHLIGHTS LG claims that the new projector is almost half the size of its 4K rivals LG has pitched the 4K UHD projector as an “affordable yet premium device” LG will put the whole 2018 projector series on display at CES 2018 LG has unveiled a new model in its projector lineup ahead of CES 2018. The LG 4K UHD projector with ... Read More »

Kingston DataTraveler 2000 Review

HIGHLIGHTS The DataTraveler 2000 has its own battery and microprocessor All encryption is handled in hardware on the drive itself You could buy a much larger and faster USB SSD for less USB pen drives come in all shapes and sizes, but there’s very little else differentiating them. Some might promise high capacities or rugged bodies, and others might have multiple connectors to work ... Read More »

Micromax Bharat 5 Plus With 5000mAh Battery Goes Official

HIGHLIGHTS It sports a quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM Micromax claims 21 days standby time with a 5000mAh battery Features portrait mode in the front camera sensor Micromax has listed the new Bharat 5 Plus smartphone on its official website in India. There has been no announcement from Micromax regarding the phone. As we mentioned, the Micromax Bharat 5 Plus has ... Read More »

New wrist-worn gadget to track your sleep habits: Study

gadget may help people with sleep problems by objectively tracking their real-life sleep habits and quality, scientists say. The gadget, called actimeter, records data on wrist movement from which one can obtain activity patterns for up to three months. The researchers from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) in Germany used the actimeters to assess rest/activity cycles not just over the course ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Pro LTE Variant Release Date Set for December 1: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Surface Pro LTE version tipped to launch next month It is said to go on sale from December 1 It is likely to come in only Core i5 version A new report claims that Microsoft will be launching a new Surface Pro variant with LTE connectivity later this year. Neowin reports that the company in one of its sessions, ... Read More »

Apple Sees Sharp Increase in US National Security Requests

HIGHLIGHTS National security related requests quadrupled for Apple in the first half Apple said it had received 13,250 – 13,499 national security requests Google said it had received between 0 and 499 National Security Letters Apple Inc has received more than four times as many national-security related requests from the US government in the first half of this year versus a ... Read More »

iOS 11.1, tvOS 11.1, macOS 10.13.1 Public Betas Released

HIGHLIGHTS The Apple Pay Cash service has not been introduced with update watchOS 4.1 beta is available only to registered developers Support for AirPlay 2 is expected to come with future update After pushing out its iOS 11.0.1 update just recently, Apple has now made the first public betas for iOS 11.1, tvOS 11.1, and macOS 10.13.1 available for download. The public beta follows ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Replaced by Redmi 5 Plus, Claims MIUI Forum Moderator

HIGHLIGHTS An MIUI Forum Super Moderator claimed the new development Moderator reports that Xiaomi has dropped the Redmi Note name Xiaomi has sold over five million Redmi Note 4 units in India Though the market was anticipating the arrival of Redmi Note 5, it has now been reported that Xiaomi has replaced the anticipated handset with the Redmi 5 Plus that was unveiled alongside the Redmi ... Read More »

Apple Confirms It Slows iPhones With Older Batteries to Prevent Unexpected Shutdowns

HIGHLIGHTS The practice first came to light following a report by Geekbench Apple acknowledged it slows older iPhones to prevent shutdowns The ‘feature’ was released last year by Apple Apple has addressed claims from an app company that says the maker of iPhones slows down the performance of older phones. On Monday, the blog Primate Labs, a company that makes an ... Read More »