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These are top gaming smartphones under Rs 15,000 from Xiaomi, Realme, Samsung and Vivo

Realme’s brand new Narzo series are being marketed as budget gaming smartphones. These are said to feature the MediaTek Helio G80 gaming processors and are also touted for the cameras and battery performance. But as it has been the case since years, the sub-Rs 15,000 market has been one of the most competitive ones. And naturally, the Narzo series face ... Read More »

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2 goes through torture test, makes other smartphones blush

Not many people know Kyocera but those that do, know its phones are rugged and made for testing environments. It’s latest phone – the DuraForce Pro 2 isn’t very interesting in terms of specs but is built like a tank and has quite a rare feature to boast about – a sapphire screen. Some tech companies cough Apple cough only ... Read More »

Huawei P20 and P20 smartphones launched: All you need to know

Huawei has launched the P20 series, in Paris yesterday which includes three phones, the P20, P20 Pro and the Porsche Design Mate RS. While chances are slim for the Porsche Design Mate RS version to be available in India, we are hoping that the rest of the bunch make it to the Indian coast soon. And as it stands, the ... Read More »

Nokia Now Selling Smartphones, Accessories in India via Official Site

The Nokia brand, aiming to make a big comeback in one of its favourite markets, is now selling a range of its phones via its official site in India. HMD Global, the Finnish company which holds the licence for the Nokia brand, has opened its online mobile in the country. Interested buyers can now purchase phones and accessories in India directly through the ... Read More »

Idea Offers Up to Rs. 2,000 Cashback on Karbonn Smartphones and Feature Phones

HIGHLIGHTS There is a Rs. 2,000 cashback on Karbonn Yuva 2 There is a Rs. 1,500 cashback on Karbonn A41 Power, A9 Indian There is a Rs. 1,000 cashback on several Karbonn feature phones Idea Cellular on Tuesday partnered with Karbonn Mobiles to announce cashback of up to Rs. 2,000 on select Karbonn 4G smartphones and feature phones. The offer entitles buyers to ... Read More »

BlackBerry Brand to Launch at Least 2 More Smartphones in 2018: TCL

BlackBerry licensee TCL Communication at CES 2018 announced it would be launching “at least two new BlackBerry smartphones” in 2018. Just what these will, is uncertain. Separately, TCL Communication launched a GSM unlocked BlackBerry Motion and a new colour variant and dual-SIM version of the BlackBerry KEYone. Getting back to the two new BlackBerry smartphones – in a statement, Alain Lejeune, Global General Manager for BlackBerry ... Read More »

Gionee FullView Smartphones Launched, Oppo F5 6GB RAM Variant in India, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Gionee unveils 8 Android 7.1 smartphones with FullView displays Oppo F5 with 6GB RAM now up for pre-orders in India OnePlus 5 Android 8.0 Oreo beta build now available Gionee has unveiled as many as eight new smartphones with FullView displays at its winter launch event in China. The new entrants to the company’s portfolio include the Gionee S11, S11S, F6, F205, M7 Mini, M7 Plus, M7 Mini; ... Read More »

Gionee FullView Smartphones Launched, Oppo F5 6GB RAM Variant in India, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Gionee unveils 8 Android 7.1 smartphones with FullView displays Oppo F5 with 6GB RAM now up for pre-orders in India OnePlus 5 Android 8.0 Oreo beta build now available Gionee has unveiled as many as eight new smartphones with FullView displays at its winter launch event in China. The new entrants to the company’s portfolio include the Gionee S11, S11S, F6, F205, M7 Mini, M7 Plus, M7 Mini; ... Read More »

‘Social gaming growing rapidly in India due to proliferation of smartphones, cheap data’

BENGALURU, NOVEMBER 22:   Much like banking, insurance and retail, among others, migrated from the brick-and-mortar model to the online model in the last few years, the gaming industry in India too has moved online. And this industry is growing big-time – by 60-70 per cent a year. But it faces certain challenges, such as those related to perception (gaming being ... Read More »

Xiaomi MIUI 9 to Be Last Update for 6 Smartphones as Software Support Ends

HIGHLIGHTS MIUI Global Beta ROM 7.11 to be last beta version MIUI 9 ROM to be available for dated devices starting December The new move comes following the global rollout of MIUI 9 After supporting its dated hardware with fresh software builds for a while, Xiaomi says it is now suspending MIUI updates for six of its popular devices. The list of ... Read More »