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LG is sticking to Snapdragon 821 SoC instead of Snapdragon 835 for the upcoming G6

By Karthik Iyer on Saturday 11th of Feb 2017

The LG G6 is one of the most anticipated smartphones of the year alongside the Samsung‘s Galaxy S8. Both of them are scheduled to launch over the next couple of months, and we can’t wait to see what each of …

Samsung may debut a Google Now competitor with the Galaxy S8 called ‘Samsung Hello’

By Karthik Iyer on Friday 10th of Feb 2017

The Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone looks like it is going to be the Samsung’s best attempt at making a smartphone. We have been hearing a lot about the Galaxy S8 lately, and it looks like we will see a lot …

Micromax Vdeo 5 Launched in India with 5.5″ Display & Quad Core Processor, Price INR 6,749

By Nitesh Rathore on Friday 10th of Feb 2017

Earlier, we told you about Micromax Vdeo 5 smartphone listed on company’s website. But the price and full specifications of the smartphone was not out. Now the same smartphone listed on an e-commerce website with a price tag of INR …

Oppo F1s Rose Gold Limited Edition now available exclusively via Flipkart

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Friday 10th of Feb 2017

The Oppo F1s Rose Gold version that was teased a couple of days earlier officially is now available on Flipkart exclusively for a price of Rs. 18,990 which Rs. 1000 more that its actual price. This handset will be available …

ZTE Nubia Z9 Mini get new update, brings VoLTE support & Enhanced Camera Features

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Thursday 9th of Feb 2017

The ZTE Nubia Z9 Mini that was launched in India couple of years back is now getting updated which will bring VoLTE support along with many other features. ZTE’s Nubia brand has made this official update and it now live …

Apple’s 10th anniversary iPhone could be the most expensive iPhone yet

By Karthik Iyer on Thursday 9th of Feb 2017

Apple is expected to launch a 10th anniversary iPhone this year which is supposed to bring some revolutionary changes to the iPhone lineup. It has been reported that Apple is betting big bucks on this variant of the iPhone, so …

Xiaomi India Expecting 25% Sales from Offline Channels in 2017

By Teja Chedalla on Wednesday 8th of Feb 2017

The Chinese smartphone brand, Xiaomi has claimed 22% market share in the Q3 2016. All this is achieved by just selling most of their smartphones via online channels. Last year, the company started selling their devices via offline with the …

The Factory of Exploding Galaxy Note 7 Batteries Itself Catches Fire

By Teja Chedalla on Wednesday 8th of Feb 2017

The Galaxy Note 7 is the hottest smartphone in 2016, not due to beefy specifications but for the battery explosions. Almost all the airlines banned the device from using on their flights, and few governments banned it even from carrying. Both the Samsung …

Samsung plans to showcase Prototype of foldable Display Smartphones at MWC

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Wednesday 8th of Feb 2017

At the MWC 2017 which is scheduled later this month, Samsung Electronics and Samsung Display will unveil its foldable smartphone and its display in a private exhibition room which is not accessible by all (general public) as it only limited …

UCWeb to offer Free Internet in India, similar to Facebook’s Free Basics Initiative

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

Facebook initially launched the internet.org and then its Free Basic initiatives in India, but it didn’t clear the country’s regulations. Now Alibaba’s UCWeb is planning to provide free internet across the country and this internet software and service provider is …

Samsung Galaxy S8 launch date, price & the Specifications we know till now

By Karthik Iyer on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

The South Korean smartphone manufacturer, Samsung, is currently working on what appears to be one of the most advanced smartphones that they have ever made and is also expected to be one of the best smartphones of the year 2017. …

88, 770 iPhone 6s Batteries to be Replaced for Sudden Shutdown & Drastic Drain

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

On 30th of November last year, we have seen Apple announcing its battery replacement program globally. Now Apple has announced that it will replace 88,770 iPhone 6s defective batteries in the UAE which were causing a sudden shutdown when the …

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) gets updated in India, bring Samsung Pay app

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

Last week we reported about the plans of the South Korean Giant to launch its Samsung Pay app in India with collaboration with American Express. According to earlier news, the service was expected to be launched by the first half …

Zen Mobile Cinemax 4G Smartphone with 5.5″ Display launched in India at INR 6,390

By Nitesh Rathore on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

Zen Mobile launched a new smartphone Cinemax 4G in India with a price tag of INR 6,390. It comes pre-installed with 22 Indian languages including Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu and Marathi. The user can even select the language …

Using smartphone camera instead of a DSLR on your next vacation – Is it possible?

By Karthik Iyer on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

Remember the first cell phone you owned with a camera on it? Well, you probably don’t remember right? We don’t blame you for that since it might not have been the best experience. But we bet you do remember that …

Honor 6X – The Perfect Smartphone in its Price Segment

By Karthik Iyer on Tuesday 7th of Feb 2017

The Honor 6X is Honor’s latest smartphone which has received a great response from the consumers across the globe. In India, the company launched this smartphone a couple of weeks back for a not so hefty price tag, starting from …

The Importance of a Better Front Camera which is the Latest Trend in Smartphones

By Karthik Iyer on Monday 6th of Feb 2017

Smartphones are evolving every single day as the manufacturers are trying to make their devices better to keep up with the growing technological needs of the consumers. Back in the days when smartphones were initially making their way into the …

BlackBerry Joins ‘Make in India’ Initiative, will manufacture devices in Country

By Nitesh Rathore on Monday 6th of Feb 2017

Canadian smartphone manufacturer Blackberry planned to make its devices in India. For that company partnered with Optiemus Infracom and will make Android devices in India for Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh as well. BlackBerry is already in partnership with Optiemus …

Women’s Phone Numbers on sale in UP at Rs 50, Govt sets up helpline to Counter the Issue

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Friday 3rd of Feb 2017

Across Uttar Pradesh, Mobile numbers of girls are being sold from recharge outlets for prices based on their looks. This disgraceful act came into the limelight after a 24-hour police help line, 1090 had been set up by the Chief …

Apple finally set to Make iPhones in India at Bengaluru by April End

By Nitesh Rathore on Friday 3rd of Feb 2017

Soon, we will have Apple iPhones made in a Bengaluru factory. Yesterday, Karnataka government issued a press release regarding Apple’s plan of making iPhones in India. According to release, state government welcomed the company’s move, making India third country worldwide …

iPhone 6 Plus explodes at night in Florida putting the owner’s life at risk

By Karthik Iyer on Thursday 2nd of Feb 2017

Just when you thought that the whole smartphone explosion saga has ended, we now have reports about an iPhone 6 Plus explosion. According to the report which we have, the explosion has happened in Palm Harbor, Florida. The women who …

Smartphones in India to get Costlier by 25% after GST Introduction

By Karthik Iyer on Wednesday 1st of Feb 2017

India is termed as one of the fastest growing markets for smartphones, and it has been reported that 2016 was a great year for smartphones here in India. However, it looks like the same can’t be said for 2017. It …

OnePlus & Meizu caught Rigging Benchmark Scores on Antutu & Geekbench Apps

By Karthik Iyer on Wednesday 1st of Feb 2017

Benchmarking applications like GeekBench and Antutu Benchmark, etc. are some of the most popular benchmarking applications that are used by a majority of people to test out their smartphone performance. While it is suggested that using benchmarking applications like these …

Razer Acquires Cloud Phone Maker Nextbit, Stops Selling Robin

By Teja Chedalla on Tuesday 31st of Jan 2017

The app maker turned smartphone manufacturer, Nextbit announced its first smartphone called Nextbit Robin in July 2015. The device was marketed as world’s first cloud first smartphone and came with some good integration of cloud storage. It then chose Kickstarter to …

Motorola Moto E3 Power Smartphone would not receive Android Nougat update

By Pavan Kumar B.C on Monday 30th of Jan 2017

Motorola Moto E3 Power won’t be getting the Nougat update as Motorola has posted the full list of devices that would be getting the Nougat update and Moto E3 power is missing from it. This officially confirms that the Moto …

iPhone Sales Drop for the first time in 5 years as people prefer Chinese brands

By Karthik Iyer on Monday 30th of Jan 2017

Apple is one of the top smartphone manufacturers in the world and the company has been making smartphones for about a decade now. However, things have not been stable for them last year. Overall smartphone sales have dropped significantly affecting …

BJP Govt to Giveaway Free Laptops with 1GB Internet if they Win UP Elections

By PhoneRadar Bureau on Saturday 28th of Jan 2017

BJP Government is all set to distribute laptops to youth if they get maximum votes and win in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections. Amit Shah, National President of BJP in a manifesto for Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections named Lok …