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Tag Archives: Smartphones
  • How Android Oreo ‘Go’ Will Power Low-End Smartphones

    In a bid to increase Internet adoption in the country, Google has unveiled its lightweight operating system (OS) as Android Oreo (Go Edition) for smartphones with lower specifications. Android Oreo (Go) is essentially made for entry-level Android smartphones with less than 1GB RAM and hence uses ..

  • Smartphones Sales Break All Record On Black Friday

    San Francisco, Nov 25 (IANS) Smartphone transactions hit a record high in the US on Black Friday as shoppers thronged retail stores as well as went online to celebrate. According to Adobe Digital Insights mobile transactions were "hitting record highs". Black Friday follows Thanksgiving Day th..

  • Google Home Speaker Now Works As Home Intercom

    Google has rolled out an update that will allow you to use the company's Home speakers as intercom systems in your house. Starting Tuesday, people can broadcast their voice from Google Assistant on smartphones or voice-activated speakers like Google Home. "When you need to round up the family ..

  • Katrina To Endorse ‘Redmi Y Series’ In India

    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Thursday appointed actress Katrina Kaif as product endorser for its new "Redmi Y series" in India. The company also launched new smartphones -- "Redmi Y1 Lite" at Rs 6,999 and "Redmi Y1" at Rs 8,999 -- as part of the series. "We are excited to have Katrina as..

  • Gionee Global Sales Director Chang To Lead India Operations

    David Chang, Global Sales Director for Gionee Communication Equipment Co Ltd, will now lead the India operations for the brand, the company said on Thursday. With its retail presence in over 42,000 stores and having 600 exclusive service centres, the brand targets to become one of the top five s..

  • Skullcandy Crusher Wireless: Powerful Bass, Clear Audio

    The high adoption rate of smartphones is fuelling the growth of wireless headphones that delivers high quality sound for music enthusiasts in the country. Keeping the same in mind, audio accessories maker Skullcandy has launched "Crusher Wireless" headphones that come with up to 40 hours of batte..

  • TECNO Mobile Launches ‘i-Series’ Smartphones

    TECNO Mobile, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-based Transsion Holdings, on Monday launched a line-up of "i-Series" smartphones in 15 states, including Delhi-NCR, Haryana, Assam and West Bengal. The "i-Series" comprises i3, i3 Pro, i5, i5 Pro and i7 priced between Rs 7,990-Rs 14,990. "Around three mo..

  • Intex Launches Two New Affordable Smartphones

    Intex Technologies on Tuesday launched "Cloud C1" and "Aqua S1" at Rs 3,499 and Rs 3,999 respectively. "Cloud C1" with 4-inch WVGA screen is equipped with 2MP front camera and 5MP rear camera with LED flash. The device is powered by 1.3 GHz quad core processor. Another device "Aqua S1" come..

  • Panasonic India Launches Two New Eluga Smartphones

    To ramp up its presence during the festive season, Panasonic India on Tuesday launched two smartphones -- Eluga Ray 500 and Eluga Ray 700 -- in the country. Eluga Ray 500 is the company's first dual-camera phone while Eluga Ray 700 is a selfie-centric smartphone. Eluga Ray 500 has been introd..

  • Xiaomi Mi A1: Moto G5s Plus Gets Real Competition

    When it comes to mid-segment smartphones with loads of impressive features, Xiaomi's name pops up first -- and why not? The China-based manufacturer rules the low- and mid-segment smartphone market in the country. While every other brand is trying to dislodge Xiaomi from the top slot, the Chinese..