Intex Cloud V With 8-Megapixel Camera Available Online at Rs. 3,999

A new Intex Cloud-series smartphone, the Cloud V, is now available via an e-commerce website priced at Rs. 3,999. At the time of writing, the domestic handset manufacturer was yet to announce the smartphone or list it on its site. The Intex Cloud V is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphone that runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. It features a 5-inch (480×854 ... Read More »

Videocon Starts Manufacturing Mobiles at Kolkata Unit

The Videocon group today started manufacturing mobile handsets at its Salt Lake facility in the city. “We have started manufacturing of mobile handsets at our Salt Lake factory from today. This will be the first mobile handset manufacturing unit in the entire eastern region”, Indrajit Ghosh, COO, of KAIL Limited (Videocon group) told PTI. KAIL Limited is a part of ... Read More »

US International Trade Commission Clears Microsoft of Patent Infringement

Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its mobile phone business on Friday as the US International Trade Commission declined to block the import of its devices in a longstanding patent dispute. The decision rejected a ruling in April by a US trade judge who found that Microsoft had infringed two InterDigital Inc wireless patents, and recommended an import ... Read More »

US Court Hands Win to NSA Over Metadata Collection Challenge

A US appeals court on Friday threw out a judge’s ruling that would have blocked the National Security Agency from collecting phone metadata under a controversial program that has raised privacy concerns. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit said there were not sufficient grounds for the preliminary injunction imposed by the lower court. The law ... Read More »

Videocon Z55 Dash With 8-Megapixel Camera Launched at Rs. 8,499

Following the ‘Make in India’ initiative, Videocon on Thursday launched its Z55 Dash, which as per the company has been completely designed in India. The smartphone have been given a maximum retail price of Rs. 8,499, but is available exclusively on Flipkart at Rs. 6,490. The Videocon Z55 Dash will be available in Black/ White, and White/ Chrome colour variants. ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Mega On and Galaxy Grand On Specifications Tipped

While early reports indicated that Samsung’s unannounced Galaxy O series of smartphones will be VR-centric and made in collaboration with Oculus VR, a new report now reveals the smartphones might just be part of two mid-range offerings by the firm. The smartphones previously tipped as Galaxy O7 and Galaxy O5 are now expected to be launched as the Galaxy Grand ... Read More »

Samsung Unveils Free Solar-Based Mobile Charging Facilities in Bengaluru

Electronics major Samsung on Wednesday said it has installed solar-power operated free mobile charging facilities in the city. Solar charging mobile stations have been installed in front of select Samsung smart cafes across Bengaluru, the company said in a statement. Mobile charging facility is free of cost and the time spent near the store will be utilised for product demonstrations ... Read More »

Intex Aqua Turbo 4G With Android 5.1, 3000mAh Battery Launched at Rs. 7,444

Intex, after launching the 4G-enabled Aqua 4G+, Aqua Trend, and Cloud 4G Star smartphones, has now launched the Aqua Turbo 4G in India. Priced at Rs. 7,444, the smartphone will be available to buy via retail and online stores. Apart from 4G LTE connectivity, the highlight of the smartphone is it packs a 3000mAh battery. Running Android 5.0 Lollipop, the ... Read More »

Microsoft Lumia 950, 950 XL Flagship Smartphones Press Renders Leaked

Microsoft’s rumoured premium Lumia handsets, the Lumia 950 (codenamed Talkman) and Lumia 950 XL (codenamed Cityman), have been leaked in press renders. The leak comes courtesy one of the most reliable online tipsters Evan Blass, aka @evleaks, who posted press renders of both the Talkman and Cityman (see above) smartphones. Neowin’s Brad Sams was the first to post a live ... Read More »

LG Unveils Foldable, Wireless ‘Rolly Keyboard’

LG on Thursday showcased its new foldable full-sized keyboard named Rolly Keyboard, which it plans to launch during the IFA 2015 trade show next month in Berlin, Germany. The accessory, which LG is calling a ‘full-size keyboard for pockets’ will debut in the US in September, followed by Europe, Latin America, and Asia in the fourth quarter. The price would ... Read More »