Making ‘Value for Money’ Hot: the Xiaomi Way in India

Making ‘Value for Money’ Hot: the Xiaomi Way in India

“Sold out in 2.3 seconds.” “Servers crash due to excess demand.” “Next batch of products to be available on August xx. Register for you order. Limited units.” Earlier this year if you had told us that a smartphone would generate headlines of this sort, we would have shoved a breath analyzer in your face. Today, a month and a half […]

     
 
 

The 4.5-inch Asus ZenFone 4 will be Available for Pre-Order on Flipkart for Rs.6,999

The 4.5-inch Asus ZenFone 4 will be Available for Pre-Order on Flipkart for Rs.6,999

Along with Motorola and Xiaomi, Asus has taken the Indian smartphone market by storm by launching a series of affordable yet high performing series of smartphones, under the ZenFone range. The Taiwanese major will be finally bringing the 4.5-inch variant of the budget ZenFone 4 model to India, and it will be available for pre-order on Flipkart for Rs.6,999 (~$115), […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi 10400mAh Power Banks Giveaway

Xiaomi Mi 10400mAh Power Banks Giveaway    

Xiaomi has been in the news a lot these days, and not necessarily for the right reasons alone. But this time, it’s all for the right reasons. We are giving away the Mi 10400mAh power banks from Xiaomi to three of you lucky readers. The terms and conditions are simple and straight forward, and we have listed them below. Terms […]

     
 
 

Spice Launches India’s First Firefox OS Smartphones for Just Rs 2,299

Spice Launches India’s First Firefox OS Smartphones for Just Rs 2,299

As we have previously reported, dirty cheap Firefox OS smartphones are now available for Indian customers. Spice has announced today India’s first Firefox OS powered smartphone, the Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1. The handset is priced at a really competitive price of Rs,2,299, which is somewhere around $38. So, while this isn’t a $25 smartphone, it’s one that’s cheaper than […]

     
 
 

Calling from Tablets is Much More Popular than You’d Think

Calling from Tablets is Much More Popular than You’d Think

When the first phablets or tablets appeared, I giggled at the idea of calling someone from such a “supersized” phone. But it seems that times have changed, and according to a fresh report coming from the reputed analytics firm IDC, more users in Asia now hold tablets to their faces to make calls. IDC also reports that phablets’ growth has […]

     
 
 

LG’s New L Fino and L Bello Smartpones are Aimed at Emerging Markets, Sport LG G3′s Software Features

LG’s New L Fino and L Bello Smartpones are Aimed at Emerging Markets, Sport LG G3′s Software Features

It seems that emerging markets represent an important audience for phone makers, as these are releasing handsets with affordable prices. LG is one of the companies that joins this trend with the newly announced L Fino and L Bello 3G smartphones. The IFA tech conference in Berlin is a few weeks away, but LG has remained faithful to its tradition […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Reportedly Unveiling Windows 9 on September 30

Microsoft Reportedly Unveiling Windows 9 on September 30

The US technology giant Microsoft will be unveiling Windows 9, the next iteration of the Windows 8 operating system on September 30th, The Verge reports. The company will be releasing a technical preview of the Windows 9, codenamed Windows Threshold at the event. Windows 9 is slated to bring several new features alongside removing some of the Windows 8 components. […]

     
 
 

OnePlus Launch in India Nears as Company Starts Hiring Personnel

OnePlus Launch in India Nears as Company Starts Hiring Personnel

The hugely popular smartphone amongst geeks, OnePlus One could soon officially arrive in the Indian market. The Chinese manufacturer is keen on foraying into India, one of the world’s largest smartphone markets, and is in fact looking for a General Manager of OnePlus India. Bridget Hickey, the PR executive of OnePlus mentioned that the company is seeking a General Manager […]