OnePlus One Lollipop Update: CM 12S by March 30, OxygenOS by March 27

OnePlus One Lollipop Update: CM 12S by March 30, OxygenOS by March 27

OnePlus One has made headlines for all the wrong reasons in recent past, thanks to the public spat and court clashes involving Cyanogen and Micromax, but their fans finally have something to cheer. The official release dates for the Android 5.0 Lollipop update have been announced and this includes both the CyanogenMod as well as the in-house OxygenOS. CM 12S: […]

     
 
 

OnePlus Two Launching on April 17th, Claims a Chinese Retailer

OnePlus Two Launching on April 17th, Claims a Chinese Retailer

The rumors about the successor of OnePlus One has been making rounds for quite a while, and the latest one contradicts most of the previous rumors by stating that the OnePlus Two could be launched on April 17th this year. The latest claim comes from geekbuying, a Chinese retailer who has even put the upcoming phone on pre-order. Although the […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi MiPad with 7.9-inch Display, 2.2GHz Tegra K1 and 2GB RAM Debuts in India for Rs.12,999

Xiaomi MiPad with 7.9-inch Display, 2.2GHz Tegra K1 and 2GB RAM Debuts in India for Rs.12,999

In addition to launching the affordable Redmi 2, Xiaomi announced the launch of its Android tablet, the MiPad in India. The tablet has been priced at Rs.12,999 (~$208). Interestingly, Xiaomi has dumped their flash sale model for this and it will available on open sale beginning March 24th. MiPad is Xiaomi’s first ever tablet and carries some impressive hardware. It […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Launches Redmi 2 in India for Rs.6,999; Supports Dual 4G LTE

Xiaomi Launches Redmi 2 in India for Rs.6,999; Supports Dual 4G LTE

Xiaomi has launched its latest affordable Android smartphone, the Redmi 2 in India for Rs.6,999 (~$112). The Redmi 2 succeeds the hugely successful Redmi 1S which was cut short of its reign due to the patent tussle with Ericsson in India. It’s important to note here that Xiaomi is launching the 1GB RAM/8GB ROM version here and not the superior […]

     
 
 

Cartoon Network Partners with Eddy for an Android Tablet for Kids

Cartoon Network Partners with Eddy for an Android Tablet for Kids

Cartoon Network, the popular television network for kids has jumped into the smart devices arena with a creativity tablet for kids. They have partnered with India based Eddy, which has been in this market for a while. The Android tablet comes pre-loaded with hundreds of activities, apps and videos designed to nurture creativity in children. Along with the Creativity Tablet, […]

     
 
 

InFocus Enters India with InFocus M2 Smartphone Priced at Rs.4,999 ($80)

InFocus Enters India with InFocus M2 Smartphone Priced at Rs.4,999 ($80)

InFocus who’s more popular for their touch displays and LCD projectors have entered the fast growing Indian smartphone market with InFocus M2, a budget smartphone with decent looks and internals. Priced at Rs.4,999 (~$80), the M2 takes on the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 1S, Moto E 2015 and Google’s Android One series. InFocus has teamed up with the eCommerce portal, […]

     
 
 

Motorola Moto Maxx Launched as Moto Turbo in India for Rs.41,999 ($670)

Motorola Moto Maxx Launched as Moto Turbo in India for Rs.41,999 ($670)

Motorola has this inexplicable fetish for having different names for its smartphones in different markets. After launching the Droid Turbo for Verizon in US late last year, Motorola launched it as Moto Maxx globally and now, has brought the same device as Moto Turbo to India. As always, Motorola has teamed up with Flipkart for the exclusive launch and has […]

     
 
 

Ericsson Sues Apple Over Patents Infringement, Seeks Blocking of iPhone Sales

Ericsson Sues Apple Over Patents Infringement, Seeks Blocking of iPhone Sales

Apple and Ericsson have been at loggerheads for a while regarding over 40 patents including 2G, 3G and 4G LTE standards. Apparently, the talks have fallen through and the Swedish networking giant looks all set to sue Apple over the same. Ericsson has said Apple had declined a licensing deal and refused an offer to have a court determine fair […]

     
 
 

Moto E 2015 with 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410, 4G LTE and Android Lollipop Announced for $150

Moto E 2015 with 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410, 4G LTE and Android Lollipop Announced for $150

Less than an year after releasing the original Moto E, Motorola has announced an upgraded version, simply called, the Moto E 2015. This budget smartphone comes with slightly upgraded hardware specifications. The new Moto E (2015) features a slightly bigger 4.5-inch qHD display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz as against the dual-core […]