Mobile

Lyf C451 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications

After the launch of the first smartphone in its new ‘Connect’ series last month, the Lyf C549, Reliance Retail has launched the Lyf C451 smartphone. The 4G VoLTE-enabled smartphone will be available to buy Reliance Digital stores as well as the Jio online store, has been priced at Rs. 4,999 (best buy), and will be available only in a White colour variant. The ... Read More »

Indian Smartphone Market Hit by GST Awareness, Should Bounce Back Next Quarter: IDC

After witnessing slow growth in the first two quarters of this year, the Indian smartphone market is preparing for a bumper period owing to the upcoming festive season, a new report said on Wednesday. According to market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC), 28 million smartphones were shipped to India in Q2 (April-June) – marking just 3.7 percent Quarter-on-Quarter (QoQ) growth and a ... Read More »

alcatel Idol 4S free fall continues, now available for $225

The alcatel Idol 4S with Windows 10 Mobile launched in the US back in November last year for $470. It’s been less than a year, and the bundle – which includes the Snapdragon 820-powered phone and VR goggles – has received price cuts multiple times. Last we heard, it was going for $288. And now, Amazon is offering the device for $225: This ... Read More »

Deal: HTC 10 goes for €290 on eBay Germany

The HTC 10 went into the “old but gold” category after the U11 came out. It’s still a capable smartphone with a great camera and its Snapdragon 820 chipset still has plenty of oomph. Plus, it’s last call for those wanting a metal HTC, the company switched away to glass for the U-series. There’s an offer on eBay for €290 while HTC’s official site ... Read More »

iPhone 8 back leaks in Foxconn videos

Two new videos have surfaced showing what looks like the iPhone 8 being assembled in a Foxconn plant. The videos are of very poor quality and don’t really show much of the upcoming phone. Even the back shell isn’t clearly visible. We are still over a month away from the announcement but we already know a few interesting bits about the iPhone ... Read More »

Huawei unveils new color option for Honor 9 [Updated]

New reports suggest the new color option is called Robin-Egg Blue or Eggshell Blue. It comes only in 6GB/64GB memory configuration, and will be available in China starting August 16. Price tag is CNY 2,699 (around $405) Original story follows: Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has made official a new color option for its Honor 9 smartphone. Though the exact name isn’t yet ... Read More »

Jio Phone Bookings on August 24: How to Book the Mobile Online and Offline

On August 15, the Jio Phone will be out in the market for beta testing. However, the Jio Phone beta trials will be for a limited set of people only, and most of us will have to wait for the public release. The Jio Phone booking date is August 24, and the handset will be delivered starting September on first come, first ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) starts getting Nougat update

Shortly after doing it for the Galaxy A7 (2017), Samsung has now started pushing out the Nougat update to the Galaxy A5 (2017). Weighing in at around 1.3GB, the update is currently hitting units in Russia. As for changes included, the list is similar to the one for Galaxy A7 (2017), meaning things like refreshed UI, quick setting buttons, and multi window experience are ... Read More »

Moto X4 press renders leak alongside full specs

Last week we got confirmation that some long ago leaked shots of the upcoming Moto X4 did in fact depict the phone’s final design, and earlier today the Brazilian equivalent to the US FCC outed quite a number of live images of the prototype that went through its testing. Now we have an image showing leaked press renders of the Moto X4, adding to the ... Read More »

Micromax Confirms Infinity Smartphone Series Launch on August 22

HIGHLIGHTS Micromax Infinity phones to sport Galaxy S8-like design The Infinity series to be unveiled on August 22 Micromax also likely to debut the Evok Dual smartphone Micromax has started sending ‘Block your Date’ invitations to media for a launch event on August 22 where the company is expected to reveal the all-new Infinity series. Micromax, taking a page out ... Read More »