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HTC Desire 326G with 4.5-inch display announced in India

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 14th of Apr 2015

It wasn’t just the HTC One M9+ and One E9+ that were announced in India today. The company also announced a budget range device to keep its mark in the low-end smartphone market. The HTC Desire 326G, just announced, has …

Apple WWDC 2015 on June 8th to 12th with iOS9 Announcement

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 14th of Apr 2015

Apple has announced the dates for WWDC 2015 event, the one event per year where the company does major announcements majorly on the software side. This year, the World Wide Developers Conference from Apple is going to be held from …

HTC One E9+ with 5.5-inch 2K display, 20MP rear camera official in India

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 14th of Apr 2015

Update: HTC has just officially launched the One E9+ in India. A bigger screen and a single camera setup on the back is what differentiates this from the One M9+ on the external aspect. Earlier: HTC One E9+ with 5.5-inch …

Cyanogen OS 12 Lollipop Update for OnePlus One rolling out

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 14th of Apr 2015

The Lollipop OS update, much awaited for the OnePlus One users is finally here. It is the new CyanogenMod OS version, i.e. the Cyanogen OS 12 arriving today as promised by OnePlus founder Carl Pei on Twitter. Interestingly, this update …

Sharp announces a crazy 5.5-inch 4K IGZO display with 808ppi pixel density

By Chetan Bhawani on Monday 13th of Apr 2015

There are not loads of options for 4K resolution televisions in the market. Even for those that are available, you see a hefty price tag attached to them. That is understandable, as the technology is not widely spread already, but …

Xiaomi to hold “i IS COMING” global launch event in India on April 23rd

By Chetan Bhawani on Saturday 11th of Apr 2015

Xiaomi global is going to hold a global premiere event in India, interestingly for a global launch of a new Mi phone. Giving it a tagline “i IS COMING”, Xiaomi has set up a page for people to register and …

Lenovo A1900 launched as a $60 Dual-SIM phone with quad-core CPU

By Chetan Bhawani on Friday 10th of Apr 2015

Lenovo is one such brand that doesn’t want to leave any price bracket in the smartphone market, whether that is the flagship range, or the entry level. And the lowest priced device isn’t a feature phone but instead, an Android …

OPPO A31 launched with LTE on Dual-SIM, all glass body for $160

By Chetan Bhawani on Thursday 9th of Apr 2015

OPPO has just launched a new smartphone in China, in the mid-range category, the Oppo A31 with a price tag of $160, and this is a Dual SIM smartphone that sits straight into the category that has tough competition and …

Lava Iris Icon launched with 5-inch display, 13MP & 5MP cameras for Rs. 11499

By Chetan Bhawani on Thursday 9th of Apr 2015

Lava has just launched the Iris Icon smartphone in India, and the phone is going to be exclusively sold on the online retailer Snapdeal, for the price of Rs. 11499. The 7.7 mm thick smartphone does look sleek and slim …

Microsoft Lumia 640 and 640 XL launched in India for Rs. 11999 & Rs. 15799 respectively

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 7th of Apr 2015

Update: Microsoft India has just launched the Lumia 640 smartphone in India, with the price tag of Rs. 11999. It is the latest mid-range Lumia smartphone that was announced at the Mobile World Congress 2015 event in Barcelona, and finally …

Lenovo A7000 with 5.5″ Display, 4G LTE & Dolby Atmos launched in India at Rs 8999

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 7th of Apr 2015

Update 2, April 7th: Lenovo has just launched the A7000 smartphone in the Indian market, with the 5.5-inch 720p display and a Mediatek 64-bit processor along with 2GB RAM. This successor to the Lenovo A6000 comes with a price tag …

InFocus M330 with 5.5-inch display, 8MP Front camera to be available for Rs. 9999

By Chetan Bhawani on Monday 6th of Apr 2015

InFocus is soon going to launch its second smartphone in India, with the InFocus M330 being listed on its exclusive online retailer Snapdeal, for a price tag of Rs. 9999. That is quite an interesting price tag, and will be …

Gionee Elife S7 with 5.5mm thickness officially launched in India for Rs. 24999

By Chetan Bhawani on Saturday 4th of Apr 2015

Gionee has officially launched the Elife S7 smartphone in India. At an event held in Hyderabad, the company’s head Mr. William Lu, and the Gionee India head Arvind Vohra launched it here, with three color options available. The smartphone is …

Watch Gionee Elife S7 Launch Event Live Stream & Updates Here

By Chetan Bhawani on Saturday 4th of Apr 2015

Gionee India is launching the Elife S7 smartphone in India, today, after the unveiling at the Mobile World Congress 2015 event in Barcelona. The slim smartphone with a 5.5mm thickness has a 5.2 inch Full HD display, with a Gorilla …

HTC One M8s launched in Europe, with Snapdragon 615 & 13MP Rear Duo camera

By Chetan Bhawani on Thursday 2nd of Apr 2015

HTC has just announced a new smartphone, that is exactly in between the mid-range and top-end category, as the HTC One M8s is official, with the same design as the One M8, but a new processor and a different camera …

Xiaomi Redmi 2A with Leadcore Processor launched for 599 Yuan (Rs. 6000)

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 31st of Mar 2015

Xiaomi’s Redmi 2 was already quite a good deal for its low cost, but the company has chosen to come up with something even cheaper, though that comes at the cost of the processor, as the Xiaomi Redmi 2A is …

Samsung Galaxy S6 survives Drop Test, Scratch Test & Smash Test

By Chetan Bhawani on Sunday 29th of Mar 2015

When we talk of glass, we think of cracks at the very first moment. That is not quite the case now, as the new version of Gorilla Glass 4 is able to resist that to an extent, and it isn’t …

ZTE Nubia Z9 Max and Z9 Mini officially announced with 16MP cameras, 2900 mAh battery

By Chetan Bhawani on Thursday 26th of Mar 2015

ZTE, at a press conference in Beijing, China, has announced the much leaked smartphones, the Nubia Z9 Max and the Z9 Mini. While the two come with different screen sizes, the screen resolution is the same, at 1920×1080 pixels. The …

Huawei launches the Honor 4X with Snapdragon 410 SoC, Dual 4G SIM in India

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 24th of Mar 2015

The Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, with it’s Internet smartphone brand “Honor”, has just launched a new smartphone, the Honor 4X, alongside the Huawei Honor 6 Plus, in India. The smartphone has a 5.5-inch display with the 720p resolution, just similar …

Huawei Honor 6 Plus with Dual 8MP rear cameras launched in India for Rs. 26499

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 24th of Mar 2015

Huawei has just launched the new powerful device, the Honor 6 Plus smartphone in India, with some super specs packed in, and boasting a special camera combination as well as a great battery life. The “Honor” brand is a separate …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge with 5.1-inch 2K Dual Edge Display launched in India

By Chetan Bhawani on Monday 23rd of Mar 2015

The Galaxy S6 Edge, with the dual edge screen on the front, is officially launched in India, alongside the actual flagship Galaxy S6 smartphone. It has the same Exynos 7420 processor with 3GB LPDDR4 RAM and it comes with 32GB …

Samsung Galaxy S6 with a 5.1-inch 2K display, Exynos 7420 launched in India

By Chetan Bhawani on Monday 23rd of Mar 2015

Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy S6 in India, at a launch event in New Delhi, India. The smartphone having Samsung’s homegrown Exynos 7420 chipset and 3GB RAM under the 5.1-inch 2K resolution display, is official and will be sold …

XOLO LT2000 4G LTE smartphone with Snapdragon 410 launched for Rs. 9999

By Chetan Bhawani on Friday 20th of Mar 2015

XOLO has just launched its 4G smartphone in the budget range, to enhance the LTE smartphone lineup, but the XOLO LT2000 comes into the sub-10K INR price range, as the company has launched it for the price of Rs. 9999, …

Sony Xperia J1 Compact announced with 4.3-inch display, metal frame and 20.7MP camera

By Chetan Bhawani on Friday 20th of Mar 2015

Sony has just announced yet another “compact” device, with the Xperia J1 compact having a 4.3-inch 720p display gets official, for a price tag of $490. While Sony is sticking to its 12-month flagship cycle, there are other series it …

Huawei P8 expected to launch on April 15th, event to be held in London

By Chetan Bhawani on Thursday 19th of Mar 2015

Huawei has sent out event invites to publications for an event the company is holding, on April 15th. With the recent spur in leaks around the Huawei P8, it is well expected that Huawei is announcing this device at the …

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge get 24K Gold, Platinum and Rose Gold finishes from Goldgenie

By Chetan Bhawani on Tuesday 17th of Mar 2015

“Luxury” is getting into the new Samsung smartphones as well, although we might say they already look good to be called luxury devices. We aren’t exaggerating. Goldgenie, the London based luxury customisation specialists have been giving luxury finishes to the …

Karbonn Titanium Mach Two with Dual 8MP Cameras launched in India for Rs. 10,490

By Chetan Bhawani on Friday 13th of Mar 2015

Karbonn has launched a new smartphone in the Titanium series, the Karbonn Titanium Mach Two, with a light weight body having a 5-inch display. It is an IPS display with HD resolution, and comes with a Gorilla Glass 3 protection. …