Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro with 6-inch Quad-HD, Snapdragon 801 Launched in India for Rs.32,999 ($540)

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro with 6-inch Quad-HD, Snapdragon 801 Launched in India for Rs.32,999 ($540)

Call it the Xiaomi effect or anything. Lenovo has launched its latest flagship Android smartphone, the Vibe Z2 Pro at an astonishing price of Rs.32,999 (~$540) in India, and will be sold exclusively on Flipkart.com, starting October 6th. The phone was announced back in June this year in China, and is amongst the first ones to come with a Quad-HD […]

     
 
 

Cypher Promises to Make Crystal-clear Calls With its Voice Isolating Software

Cypher Promises to Make Crystal-clear Calls With its Voice Isolating Software

When the BlackBerry Passport was introduced, it featured an innovation that many OEMs seem to have forgotten about – improved call quality. And even if various carriers out there have HD Voice plans, major breakthroughs haven’t been made from the company that are making phones. That’s where Cypher steps in, a startup which thinks it can make your phone make crystal-clear […]

     
 
 

Project Ara to Use a Modified Version of Android L, Will Let you Swap Almost Every Module

Project Ara to Use a Modified Version of Android L, Will Let you Swap Almost Every Module

For those who are unaware or not so familiar with the concept, Project Ara is Google’s initiative to develop an open hardware platform for creating highly modular smartphones. This will include a structural frame that holds smartphone modules of the owner’s choice, such as a display, keyboard or an extra battery. The first model of the modular phone is expected to be released in […]

     
 
 

Consumers Carelessly Use Free Wi-Fi With no Regard for Their Privacy, Says Report

Consumers Carelessly Use Free Wi-Fi With no Regard for Their Privacy, Says Report

According to a recent F-Secure investigation, it seems that consumers don’t care too much for their privacy & security when connecting to free, public Wi-Fi hotspots. The security firm conducted an investigation on the streets of London and discovered that consumers carelessly use public Wi-Fi without regard for their personal privacy. The experiment involved setting up a ‘poisoned’ Wi-Fi hotspot where unsuspecting […]

     
 
 

Huawei Honor 6 Review: Flagship Like Experience at an Affordable Price

Huawei Honor 6 Review: Flagship Like Experience at an Affordable Price

This year has seen the entry of some highly competitive mid-range smartphones from Chinese vendors like Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Gionee and Oppo. Gone are the days when people would dismiss them as just another Chinese phone. Flagship phones from these vendors offer real bang for your bucks. One name which has been conspicuous by its absence is Huawei, which has […]

 
     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

It’s time for our usual roundup with the best new Android apps that have been released on the Google Play Store. While this week hasn’t been as exciting as the previous one, when we saw such titles as FIFA 15 Ultimate Team, Spider-Man Unlimited, Interstellar, Goat Simulator, Star Wars: Commander and more; there are still some worthy apps to check […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Launches its Flagship Smartphone Passport in India for Rs 49,990

BlackBerry Launches its Flagship Smartphone Passport in India for Rs 49,990

Canadian company BlackBerry had recently announced its flagship smartphone, the Passport (along with the new BlackBerry Blend service) and we had published an extensive piece covering all its features and specs. Now, the device has been officially announced for the Indian market, having a price of Rs 49,990. This is the equivalent of $812, which is more expensive by $213 than […]

     
 
 

Huawei Honor 6 Launched in India for Rs. 19999, Available Exclusively on Flipkart

Huawei Honor 6 Launched in India for Rs. 19999, Available Exclusively on Flipkart

Huawei is focusing more and more on emerging markets, and after it has recently unveiled the Huawei Honor Play 4, -a 64-bit CPU device with 4G LTE for Just $130 -, the company is announcing the Huawei Honor 6 for Indian customers. The smartphone will be priced at Rs. 19999, which is the equivalent of $325 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart. […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: BlackBerry Passport: A Chunky Chip off the Old – and New – Block!

First Impressions: BlackBerry Passport: A Chunky Chip off the Old – and New – Block!

There is no getting around it – the BlackBerry Passport is the one phone that will turn heads this winter. The sentiment that accompanies the head-turning could, however, well determine the future of the once iconic smartphone brand. For, the Passport is simply the most noticeable device we have seen since, well, the E90 Communicator from Nokia. The Passport It […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Sleek New Looks Launched in India for Rs.39,990

Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Sleek New Looks Launched in India for Rs.39,990

Samsung has launched the metallic Galaxy Alpha in India, and has priced it at Rs.39,990. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha comes with a unique metallic frame giving it a iPhone 5-like looks. At just 6.9mm, it’s the thinnest Galaxy smartphone ever, but rest of the specs aren’t top notch as such. The Galaxy Alpha comes with a 4.7-inch HD (720p) Super […]