Welcome to the 25th edition of PhoneRadar Report, where we talk in brief about today’s news related to the tech industry.
With the OnePlus 5T Launch, OnePlus Decides to Discontinue OnePlus 5 in India
OnePlus 5T will go on sale for the first time in India tomorrow for Amazon Prime members. The open sale will begin later on November 28th. Now the latest report suggests, OnePlus to discontinue the OnePlus 5 in favor of the newly launched OnePlus 5T. Interestingly, the OnePlus 5T is priced exactly same as OnePlus 5. The OnePlus 5T newly comes with 18:9 Full Optic AMOLED display along with modified dual rear cameras. It still runs on Android Nougat out of the box, and the Android Oreo update will be released in early 2018.
Gionee S11 with 18:9 AMOLED Display & Four Cameras to Launch on Nov 26th
Earlier this year, Gionee launched Gionee A10 smartphone with dual cameras on the front and rear. Now, the company is getting ready to unveil its successor on November 26th in China. The leaks revealed the device to sport a 6-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. There will be a 16MP + 8MP dual camera setup on the rear and a 16MP + 5MP dual selfie cameras. It will be running on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box with in-house Amigo UI laid on top.
Xiaomi to Unveil a Mysterious Product Tomorrow in India
Xiaomi is teasing a new product launch tomorrow in India. While there is no information, the company mentioned it to be “i” device. The four blinking lights on the GIF shared on Twitter suggests it to be a power bank or the fitness band. With all these hints, we expect the company to launch a few “Made in India” devices. Most of them will be smartphone accessories and other small gadgets. Takes these details with a pinch of salt and wait for tomorrow’s official announcement.
"i" is coming soon!
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) November 18, 2017
Mi A1 Android One Smartphone Now Comes in Rose Gold Color
Back in September, Xiaomi launched its first ever Android One smartphone called Mi A1 in India. The company announced the device to be available in Black, Gold, and Rose Gold color options. Till date, only the Black and Gold variants are made available for the sales. Starting tomorrow, the Rose Gold variant of Mi A1 will also be available in stock. The smartphone will be sold on Flipkart.com, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores.
ACT Fibernet Launched its Services in Rajahmundry
ACT Fibernet already offers its services across six cities in Andhra Pradesh. Today, it has launched its services in Rajahmundry by announcing four different plans – ACT Silver, ACT Gold, ACT Diamond, ACT Platinum. The most affordable plan among the four is the Silver plan priced at Rs. 549. It offers 20 Mbps internet speed with 150GB FUP limit. Once the FUP is reached, the speed of all the four plans will be limited to 512 Kbps.
Aircel Introduces New Rs 199 Monthly Unlimited Plan
Following the current trend of affordable unlimited plans, Aircel introduced a new weekly and monthly plan for Rs. 88 and Rs. 199 respectively. With these plans, the company is offering unlimited local and STD calls along with 1GB data per day. There is also a new rate cutter plan, the new Rs. 104 plan with one-year validity offers Aircel to Aircel calls at 20p/min.
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