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Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and Features

HIGHLIGHTS Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra has been made available via offline stores The smartphone is priced at Rs. 29,990 It comes with a 6-inch display and 23-megapixel rear camera After launching the Sony Xperia XZ Premium in India last month, the company has now launched the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra smartphone in the country. The Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra has been priced at Rs. 29,990 ... Read More »

Mukesh Ambani’s 4G Phone Targets Two-Thirds Of India’s Mobile Phone Buyers

India’s youngest telecom operator Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. has launched a 4G-enabled feature phone as it looks to tap a market that contributes two-thirds of the handset sales in the country. The JioPhone, essentially a basic phone with some capabilities of a smartphone, will be “effectively free”, said Chairman Mukesh Ambani at the 40th annual general meeting of its parent ... Read More »

BlackBerry KEYone gets price cut in UK

If you are in the UK, and are planning to purchase the BlackBerry KEYone, you’ll be glad to know the device is currently available at discounted rates in the country. Specifically, retailer Carphone Warehouse has the phone listed on its website for £449. That, if you compare is a discount of £50 given that the phone usually goes for £499. A ... Read More »

Nokia 8 To Launch This Month For Below $600: Can It Steal The Thunder Of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8, Apple’s iPhone 8?

HMD Global, the Finland-based company that now owns the rights to the Nokia brand, is planning to launch the flagship Nokia 8 at the end of the month. The flagship Nokia smartphone was expected to be called the Nokia 9, but a report claims that it will instead be called the Nokia 8. No matter the name, will it be ... Read More »

Sprint Wants You To Lease Smartphones With New Sprint Flex, Sprint Deals Options

Sprint has announced two new smartphone upgrade programs, Sprint Flex and Sprint Deals. Sprint Flex, as the name suggests, offers users more options for upgrading their handsets. Both Sprint Flex and Sprint Deals seem akin to Sprint’s already existing Samsung Galaxy and iPhone upgrade programs. This time, Sprint will let users lease any phone and upgrade to a new device ... Read More »

Amazon’s Alexa Is Now Available For HTC’s U11. How Does It Compare To Other Digital Assistants?

HTC and Amazon have announced that Alexa, Amazon’s own digital assistant, is now available for use on HTC’s U11 smartphone. Amazon’s Alexa is already a fairly popular digital assistant, but its availability on smartphones is limited to the U11 and the Huawei Mate 9. Amazon’s slow expansion into the mobile phone market could be key to determining which smart assistant ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Renders Show the Handset From All Sides

HIGHLIGHTS The smartphone will be launched on August 23 Leaked renders show curved corners on the display Galaxy Note 8 has been tipped to pack 6GB of RAM Samsung confirmed on Thursday that the company will be launching its upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone on August 23. While several leaks have already given design cues about the handset, a new set of mockups have ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C10 pictured with Always On Display

The Samsung Galaxy C10, the company’s first dual-camera phone, is shaping up to be one of the hottest premium mid-rangers. The latest addition on its already impressive spec sheet is Always On Display (AOD). This feature has been making its way down the ladder and is available on the 2017 editions of the A-Series and more recently the new J-series too. It ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 sale debuts in India today

Besides the sale, the Mi Max 2 will be up for grabs at the Mi Home store in Bangalore and the official Mi.com store as well starting from July 27. Interestingly, the offline and online sale of the second generation Mi phablet will debut at the same time in the next week. Those who buy the Mi Max 2 will ... Read More »

Xiaomi to start MIUI 9 beta testing with Mi 6 and Redmi Note 4X

Though a long list of devices will be compatible to receive the upcoming MIUI 9 interface, only a handful of them will get the update initially for the testing purpose. Those fortunate devices are the flagship Mi 6 and the best selling Redmi Note 4/Note 4X, claims the Mi forum. The beta update will be rolled out to these smartphones ... Read More »