Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) Will Get the Android 5.0 Lollipop, Says Google

Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) Will Get the Android 5.0 Lollipop, Says Google

Both Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 7 (2012) tablet will be getting the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update unlike earlier predicted. Google had conspicuously left out both the devices from the list of devices getting the new OS. Now, that’s fixed. Last year, Google had left out Galaxy Nexus from Android 4.4 KitKat upgrade, but that was more to do […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 4 phablet in India with a price tag of Rs.61,500 (~$1000), and best price of Rs.58,300 (~$950). Surprisingly, the Samsung has launched the Snapdragon 805 variant of Galaxy note 4 in India, instead of the Exynos version as we were expecting. The phone goes on sale on October 17th, the same day as Apple […]

     
 
 

Dropbox Hacked; Over 7 Million Accounts Allegedly Compromised

Dropbox Hacked; Over 7 Million Accounts Allegedly Compromised

Before you go through the details, go to your Dropbox accounts and immediately change your passwords. It looks like there’s a massive security breach at Dropbox. A user on Reddit has linked to a posting on PasteBin (which we won’t link to) which contains over 400 usernames and passwords in plain text, with almost 7 million others pipped to follow […]

     
 
 

Redmi 1S Overheating? Xiaomi has an OTA Update to Fix it and RAM Consumption Issues

Redmi 1S Overheating? Xiaomi has an OTA Update to Fix it and RAM Consumption Issues

Xiaomi has been selling Redmi 1S in truckloads in India ever since the Chinese OEM launched the budget android smartphone back in July this year. The phone packs a great value for the price it sells for (our review here). But some users in India have been complaining about the overheating issue in Redmi 1S and RAM availability in MIUI. […]

     
 
 

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus has done reasonably well with the new ZenFone series in India and elsewhere. In addition to pricing the phones competitively, Asus has managed to stuff in decent hardware with superior performance. More importantly, the company has struck gold with its new ZenUI which sits on top of Android. It’s been a while since we started using the ZenFone 5 […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Brings Sexy Back to Windows

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Brings Sexy Back to Windows

Windows Laptops are HOT again! Lenovo’s latest convertible ultrabook-meets-tablet packs a bunch of new features packed in a thinner and lighter shell. The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro has top notch hardware with a sleek and sexy body which is constructed of about 800 individual pieces of steel and aluminum, with six attachment points across the display. These attachment points (or […]

     
 
 

HTC RE is Like GoPro, But For ‘Normal People’

HTC RE is Like GoPro, But For ‘Normal People’

Point & Shoot cameras are already reeling under the attack of smartphone cameras which have become a really convenient way for mobile photography. HTC thinks it has an even better way for you, and has introduced RE, an oddly looking action camera which is meant to appeal to selfie-taking teens, busy parents, and urban socialites in need of an easier […]

     
 
 

HTC Takes Selfie Mania to the Next Level, Unveils Desire EYE with 13MP Front Camera

HTC Takes Selfie Mania to the Next Level, Unveils Desire EYE with 13MP Front Camera

The company which apparently fought to bust the MegaPixel Myth in smartphone cameras, has just released the highest specced front facing camera on a smartphone. Irony overload? HTC has just unveiled the Desire EYE whose claim to fame is a humongous 13-MegaPixel front facing camera aimed towards selfie addicts at its Double Exposure event in New York. The Desire EYE […]

     
 
 

Why Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is the Best ‘Mini’ Flagship Smartphone?

Why Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is the Best ‘Mini’ Flagship Smartphone?

The world is succumbing to bigger displays. Even the long time naysayer, Apple, accepted defeat and introduced a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and a 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. Almost every single flagship Android smartphone announced in 2014 has boasted of bigger 5-inch+ displays. Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One (M8), LG G3, Moto X, Xiaomi Mi 4, OnePlus One and Sony Xperia […]