Mobile

Micromax launches Canvas Infinity with 18:9 full vision display

Micromax has decided to get on the wide screen bandwagon with the new Canvas Infinity. The phone has been launched in India for INR 9999 ($155) and will be available exclusively on Amazon India. The Canvas Infinity has an 18:9 display with curved corners that looks like the one on the LG Q6. Micromax even calls it Full Vision, which is ... Read More »

You can now have an 8GB RAM 128GB storage OnePlus 5 in Slate Gray

OnePlus now offers the OnePlus 5 with 8GB of RAM in Slate Gray flavor. Up until now the 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage model was a Midnight Black exclusive. The Midnight Black remains available with 8GB of RAM – you can’t get it with 6GB of RAM if you really (inexplicably) wanted to. And if you want to buy a Soft ... Read More »

Deal: Best Buy 50-hour sales event

Best Buy is no stranger to price-slashing events. It is currently hosting a 50-hour long one, which is apparently inspired by the similarly titled shopping spree, the company had last year to celebrate its 50th anniversary. This time, there is no apparent reason for the promotion, other than the reported success of the first installment, but you won’t hear us complaining ... Read More »

Coolpad to announce flagship Cool Play 6 on August 20

Coolpad has announced that it will be launching its next flagship smartphone, the Cool Play 6, on August 20 at an event in Dubai. The company has sent out invitations to the media regarding the same. The Cool Play 6 will be the next flagship smartphone in the company’s lineup. Not much is known at this point except that it ... Read More »

Panasonic Eluga I2 Activ With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Panasonic on Wednesday launched a new budget 4G VoLTE smartphone in India – the Eluga I2 Activ. The smartphone has been launched in two RAM variants, with the 1GB RAM variant priced at Rs. 7,190 and the 2GB RAM variant priced at Rs. 7,990. Both variants will be available in Gold, Rose Gold, and Grey. The dual-SIM Panasonic Eluga I2 Activ runs Android ... Read More »

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 »