Gadgets

EU’s Upcoming Patent Fee Guidelines Set to Favour Qualcomm, Ericsson

EU regulators are set to unveil patent fee guidelines which favour Qualcomm, Ericsson, and other patent holders despite intense lobbying by Apple, German carmakers and other users, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. The move by the European Commission is part of a broader push to set new rules for Internet-connected devices for cars, home automation and energy devices and not just for ... Read More »

Oppo R11s Plus is now available

Oppo announced the R11s and R11s Plus in the beginning of the month with the small version going on sale two weeks ago. Now, the Plus variant joins it on the shelves as the company announced the starts of its availability in China. The Oppo R11s Plus shares plenty of hardware with the regular Oppo R11s. The chipset is the same – Snapdragon ... Read More »

Apple iPhone X now on sale in 14 new countries

As promised the iPhone X is now available for purchase in 14 more countries. Yesterday it started selling in Israel and as of today another 13 markets join the list – Albania, Bosnia, Cambodia, Kosovo, Macau, Macedonia, Malaysia, Montenegro, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand and Turkey. Lately, Apple ramped up production and the delivery estimates have improved from 5-6 weeks to 1-2 weeks in ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T Seen Passing Bend, Burn, and Scratch Tests Ahead of Its First Sale

HIGHLIGHTS Video conducted by JerryRigEverything includes series of durability tests OnePlus 5T’s display receives scratches at sixth level of Mohs scale Back panel of the smartphone is prone to scratches OnePlus 5T has made an appearance in durability tests conducted by YouTuber JerryRigEverything, showing the latest OnePlus smartphone has a tough build. The narrator in the five-minute-long video takes the OnePlus 5T (Review) through ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Gets a Cheaper Variant With 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 came in only 6GB RAM variants before this launch HIGHLIGHTS The new Mi Note 3 variant goes on sale starting Thursday It has been priced at CNY 1,999 The Mi Note 3 will be available in China A new Xiaomi Mi Note 3 variant has been launched in India, featuring 4GB of RAM and 64GB of ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 With Dual Cameras Gets a Cheaper Variant

Xiaomi on Monday launched an all-new cheaper variant of the Mi Note 3 smartphone. The latest 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model of the Mi Note 3 has been priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,500) and will be going on sale in China starting Thursday. The new 4GB RAM and 64GB storage joins the already available variants: 6GB RAM with 64GB ... Read More »

The 40 best gadgets of 2017

1 TOY ROBOT UBTech Jimu Astrobot Kit (£190) You can assemble one of three robots with this Lego-like kit, each fully mobile and equipped with an infra-red sensor to help it detect and interact with its environment. Best of all, it can then be programmed using the child-friendly block-programming app, opening limitless opportunities. 2 CONSOLE Nintendo Switch (£280) FacebookTwitterPinterest While it can’t compete with ... Read More »

The Top 10 Gadgets of 2017

Technology companies like Apple, Samsung, Microsoft and more are constantly finding new ways to improve their cutting-edge products, whether it’s with stunning new hardware designs, useful software improvements, or by coming up with entirely new products we didn’t even know we wanted. When it comes to new gadgets and gizmos, 2017 was the year of several big changes. First and foremost, ... Read More »

Panasonic P91 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Panasonic P91 features a 5-inch HD display It is powered by quad-core MediaTek SoC It is now available to buy at Rs. 6,490 Panasonic on Thursday unveiled its latest P-Series smartphone in India, the P91. The smartphone has been priced at Rs. 6,490 and will be available via all authorised retailers. The company says that the Panasonic P91 sports graphite film ... Read More »

HTC U11 Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update, Beginning With Taiwan

HIGHLIGHTS HTC U11 gets Android Oreo update The update officially rolling out in Taiwan Global units likely to follow in few weeks Taiwanese handset maker HTC had promised Android Oreo update for its flagship, the U11, earlier this year. The company has started rolling out the update to HTC U11 units though it seems to be limited to Taiwan units. The update ... Read More »