Gadgets

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 »

Zen Admire Unity With 5-Inch Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Zen Admire Unity runs Android Nougat 7.0 The smartphone comes with a 5-inch FWVGA display It will go on sale starting November 10 Zen Mobiles on Wednesday announced the launch of the Zen Admire Unity in India with a price tag of Rs. 5,099. The new smartphone will go on sale in the country starting Wednesday, November 10 and will include multiple ... Read More »

From Wall Art to Talking Glasses, Meet Intel India’s Hardware Startups

HIGHLIGHTS Intel started the Plugin accelerator last year It’s intended to help hardware startups grow in India Intel held a demo for prototypes and products from 12 of the startups In 2015, Intel brought its Maker Lab hardware startup accelerator to India, working with 14 startups. Last year, the company partnered with the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and IIT-Bombay’s startup incubator, Society ... Read More »

Xiaomi expands to Spain, online sales start tomorrow

Xiaomi is known for quality hardware at an affordable price and with the launch of the Android One-running Mi A1, it even has software better-suited for western tastes. The one major roadblock to expanding its presence in Europe was that you often had no other choice but to import the phone (or other Mi gadget) from China. Was. This week the ... Read More »

RCom to Stop Voice Calls From December 1, Subscribers Can Port Till December 31

Loss-making telecom operator Reliance Communications will shut down voice call service from December 1 and its customers can move to other networks by the end of the year, as per direction issued by telecom regulator TRAI on Friday. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in direction to all telecom operators said that RCom on October 31, 2017 intimated it that “RCL (Reliance Communications ... Read More »

To Beat Jio, Airtel Offers 1.5GB Per Day With Rs. 349 Pack and Launches New Plan With 70GB Data

With Jio still biting at its heels over a year after entering the telecom market, Airtel has updated its Rs. 349 plan to offer more data at the same price. This comes soon after it offered customers 100 percent cashback on recharging with the Rs. 349 plan for a limited period. Along with giving users more data to remain competitive with Jio, Airtel has launched a ... Read More »