Tag Archives: mobiles

Xiaomi Replaces Mi 6 Headphone Jack for Battery

Following the new trend, Xiaomi has joined the club of Apple and Motorola, while HTC is queing up for the same option to replace headphone jack and save the space for other improvements. Priced Rs.23,990, Mi 6 is likely to cater mid-level market segment, sans headphones. It means removal of volume controls, speaker grilles and a headphone jack, as Apple’s ...

Read More »

Google Presents 2 New Turkey Day Gifts

Google has offered two new (and one tried-and-true) ways to get through turkey day with Google Maps, with just few days to go for the Thanksgiving Day. "Just in time for the mad dash to grandma’s house or your bestie’s friendsgiving across town, we’ve got two new and one tried-and-true way for Google Maps to get you where you’re going ...

Read More »

‘Godless’ Virus Plays Havoc for Half of Android Phones in India

The new mobile malware "Godless" has affected nearly 4 lakh devices in India and about a million devices worldwide, said a report from cyber-security firm Trend Micro. In the report titled "Mobile App Reputation Service", it said the "Godless" malicious software, found in all app stores including Google Play, hides inside an app and operates on the root of the ...

Read More »

Xiaomi Unveils New Flagship Device: Mi 4c

Chinese budget phone maker has yet again launched another flagship device Mi 4c on Tuesday. With varieties of colors, the gorgeous 5-inch smartphone is expected to give a good competition to its rivals. The Chinese phone maker’s latest device is powered with Snapdragon 808, 3080mAh battery and an exclusive new feature EdgeTap. From now on, clicking a picture will be ...

Read More »

Oppo Unveils Super-slim R5s Smartphone With 3GB RAM

The Chinese phone company has unveiled a new smartphone of its popular variant super-slim R5, named as R5s for just 200 euros or $225 approx. R5s is an upgraded version of Oppo’s popular smartphone variant R5, which was launched last year, the phone which was built with a stainless steel micro-arc frame garanttees of no bending. R5, the ultra-thin smartphone ...

Read More »

Xiaomi’s First ‘Made in India’ Smartphone Redmi 2 Prime Launched

Xiaomi has launched its first ‘Made in India’ smartphone, the Redmi 2 Prime, priced at Rs 6,999. The smartphone was unveiled by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. Our first made in India smart phone,Redmi 2 Prime unveiled by Hon’ble CM N Chandrababu Naidu. #MiMakeInIndia pic.twitter.com/26ZwaxWdqe — Mi India (@MiIndiaOfficial) August 10, 2015 Now, the phone will be manufactred ...

Read More »

OnePlus One Slashes Prices in US, Europe, Not in India

OnePlus One, which was released last year for Rs.25,000 with its rich features has come down to Rs.16,000 on Monday with the slashing of price by $50 by the Chinese company in its aggressive move to capture the markets of the US and Europe, that is not applicable to India. The Chinese firm poised in competition with the mega smartphone ...

Read More »

Micromax ‘Yu’ brand Yureka 4G with Cyanogen OS on Sale at Amazon for Rs. 8999

Bolstered with its new acquisition of exclusive India rights for Cyanogen operating system in India, domestic smartphone maker Micromax has launched its new 4G device named Yureka with a price tag of Rs.8,999 and available for pre-registration on Amazon India. All these Cyanogen phone series will be sold under the brand name ‘Yu’ on Amazon India, emulating the highly successful ...

Read More »

‘Never Settle’ OnePlus One Relents, Opens Sale Without Invite

Chinese phone-maker OnePlus One that has run into problem over Cyanogen-Micromax deal has decided to relent and sell its first lot of OnePlus One phones without an Invite as advertised before. It is available exclusively on Amazon.in. Terming it as a “Limited Period” offer, OnePlus said on its website that the new handset will be available to order without invite ...

Read More »

OnePlus One Officially Launched, Available on Amazon India, Priced Rs.21,999

China company OnePlus launched on Tuesday its first device OnePlus One smartphone in India priced relatively lower at Rs 21,999 than expected Rs.25,000, despite a major setback of losing Cyanogen Mod partnership for its units in India. The OnePlus One is exclusively available for purchase on Amazon.in from today, December 2, 2014, on invite only. In India, it has partnered ...

Read More »

One in 6 smartphones hacked by cyber attackers: Study

One in six smartphones in the world have faced cyber attacks by hackers, reveals a new study. About 60 percent of smartphone users and almost half of tablet users are vulnerable to hacking as these devices have no protection against malicious software, it noted. Experion, a global information services firm, said the cyber attacks range from phishing emails to session ...

Read More »