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Nokia 3.1 now available in Germany, Italy and Malaysia

Small, affordable, Android One – that’s the elevator pitch for the Nokia 3.1. The phone just launched in Germany, Italyand Malaysia, check out the links below. The pricing in Europe is around €150-170 and in Malaysia it’s MYR 655 (€140). The regional Nokia sites don’t have it yet, but Amazon and other retailers do.   [“Source-timesofindia”]   Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A2 Price, Launch Date, Specifications, and More: All You Should Know

Xiaomi Mi A2 price is said to start at CHF 289 (roughly Rs. 20,000) HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi A2 is expected as the global variant of the Mi 6X The handset to come with a Snapdragon 660 SoC It is expected to launch at the Xiaomi event on July 24 in Spain Mi A2 is the eagerly anticipated next-generation Android One handset from Xiaomi, and ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Spotted With 3.5mm Headphone Jack, New Colour Combination; Price, Availability Details Leak

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Note 9 render shows 3.5mm headphone jack The render also highlights a Purple and Gold colourway Separately, the price of the Galaxy Note 9 has been revealed Samsung Galaxy Note 9 surfaced again on the Web ahead of its August 9 launch. But unlike the previous leaks, the latest revelation shows the next-generation Galaxy Note in a close-up view ... Read More »

Sony brags about the Xperia XZ2 Premium’s high ISO video recording in latest promo

Sony Android Sony’s Xperia XZ2 Premium might not be cheap at all, but it packs some neat goodies. Here’s an example: it has the world’s highest ISO sensitivity video recording in a smartphone, namely ISO12800. Did you know that? If not, Sony wants to tell (or rather, show) you all about it. Hence it’s created a new promo video for the handset, which you ... Read More »

Samsung Q2 earnings guidance shows slowing smartphone business

Samsung smashed records for operating profit seven quarters in a row, but the streak is done, according to the company guidance. The Korean giant just announced its earnings guidance for Q2 2018 – consolidated sales are expected to be approximately KRW58 trillion ($52 billion), while the consolidated operating profit should be around KRW14.8 trillion ($13.25 billion). The estimated numbers fall ... Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy Jean, a rebranded Galaxy A6+ (2018)

After launching the Galaxy A6 (2018), Samsung has launched a new smartphone in its home country of South Korea. Dubbed Galaxy Jean, the handset is a re-branded version of Galaxy A6+ (2018) that was released back in May this year. The phone’s listing on the company’s South Korean website itself confirms its A6+ – even the model number matches that of the standard ... Read More »

BlackBerry Ghost might have a large 4,000 mAh battery

A recently rumored BlackBerry device has been tipped by leakster Evan Blass to have a hefty 4,000 mAh battery in store. The device in question is the BlackBerry Ghost – a high-end and supposedly bezel-less BlackBerry device to be released exclusively in India. Its existence was first leaked in February and it is slated to be released sometime in the summer. Batteries this ... Read More »

Nokia Phones May Get Android P Update Starting August 2018

HIGHLIGHTS All Nokia phones to finally start getting Android P update A screenshot of an email conversation has suggested the details An executive has said that the update will reach ‘sometime in August’ Nokia smartphones made a comeback in the global market when HMD Global unveiled the first set of Android-powered handsets back at MWC 2017. And, since launch, the Finnish brand has ... Read More »

Moto Z3, Moto One, Moto One Power Expected at August 2 Launch Event

HIGHLIGHTS The event will be held at Motorola’s headquarters in Chicago, US It will start at 2pm CDT on August 2 Moto’s next flagship smartphone might make an appearance Lenovo-owned Moto has scheduled its next product launch event to be held at the Motorola headquarters in Chicago, US. The event will be held at 2pm CDT (12:30am IST, August 3) on August ... Read More »

Apple Refutes iPhone Passcode Bypass Claims by Hacker, Claims It’s a Result of ‘Incorrect Testing’

HIGHLIGHTS A hacker had claimed a passcode bypass last week The hack appears to bypass lock out and erase data options Apple has disputed the genuinity of the hack Apple will soon bring the controversial USB Restricted Mode to iPhone and iPad devices with the rollout of iOS 12 later this year. This toggle in the settings will cut off communication through the USB port when the phone has ... Read More »