HTC 10 Specs and Photos Revealed in a Series of Leaks

HTC 10 Specs and Photos Revealed in a Series of Leaks

There have been no dearth of rumors surrounding HTC’s upcoming flagship smartphone, the HTC One M10, which apparently will just be called HTC 10. But today, there were multiple leaks from two of the most prolific leakers – Steve Hemmerstoffer (@onleaks) and Eval Blass (@evleaks) – revealing almost everything about the device several weeks before the launch. HTC has been […]

     
 
 

The Internet of (Too Many) Things: Is There a Lack of Balance?

The Internet of (Too Many) Things: Is There a Lack of Balance?

Be it at events such as the Consumer Electronics Show, or trends coming in from global OEMs, one thing is for certain: The IoT is definitely IN. The Internet of Things is turning out to be a fast paced movement which aspires to connect a multitude of devices to the internet – and not just smartphones or laptops, but also […]

 
     
 
 

HTC Vive is Priced at $799; Available for Pre-Order from Feb 29th

HTC Vive is Priced at $799; Available for Pre-Order from Feb 29th

HTC Vive was expected to be detailed at MWC 2016, and that has happened with the company finally announcing the pricing and availability details of the VR headset which is seen as one of the strongest competitors to the Facebook owned Oculus Rift. HTC Vive has been priced at $799, which is a $200 premium over the Oculus Rift. The […]

     
 
 

Ringing Bells Freedom 251: Cheapest Android Smartphone for Just Rs 251 ($3.65)

Ringing Bells Freedom 251: Cheapest Android Smartphone for Just Rs 251 ($3.65)

No, that’s not a typo in the title. An unknown Indian company by the name Ringing Bells has introduced what’s probably the cheapest Android smartphone for just Rs 251 which is less than USD 4 (actually $3.65 at present rates). What’s even more surprising is the looks and specs of Freedom 251. Take a deep breath and have a look […]

     
 
 

Facebook’s Free Basics Isn’t Free Anymore, Morphs into a Paid Platform [Update]

Facebook’s Free Basics Isn’t Free Anymore, Morphs into a Paid Platform [Update]

Free Basics is now Paid Basics. No, that’s not the official name change, but as per the fresh reports flowing in, Facebook’s pet project which hit a major roadblock in India earlier this week is being converted into a paid platform to make it compliant with the latest TRAI regulations. As per this report by TOI, Reliance Communications, the first […]

     
 
 

LeEco Le 1s Review: There’s More to it Than the Price

LeEco Le 1s Review: There’s More to it Than the Price

Breaking into the crowded Indian smartphone market for any company is tough, more so for a new Chinese player. There has been a deluge of Chinese entrants to India over the past couple of years, but other than Xiaomi (and OnePlus), no one has really managed to get a significant mindshare from the Indian consumers. And Xiaomi did that with […]

 
     
 
 

Micromax Maintains Second Position in India, but Fast Losing Ground

Micromax Maintains Second Position in India, but Fast Losing Ground

Guest Post by Sanjeev Kumar. Whenever one talks about the Indian smartphone market, especially the budget segment, the first brand that comes to the mind is Micromax. No matter wherever you go, you will spot every third person flaunting a Micromax smartphone. The Indian brand, which threatened the market leader Samsung in the year 2014, appeared to be losing its […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi 5 Confirmed to Launch on February 24

Xiaomi Mi 5 Confirmed to Launch on February 24

There has been endless speculations, rumors, leaks and teasers related to the launch of Xiaomi Mi 5, and thankfully they will all end on February 24th, which the company has confirmed to be the official launch date. It’s not clear where exactly the launch happens, as Beijing has been the preferred choice for most high profile launch from Xiaomi, but […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: LeEco Le Max – Unapologetically Big!

First Impressions: LeEco Le Max – Unapologetically Big!

LeEco’s expansion train has finally made a move outside of China and its first destination is India. And the first phone to launch here is the Le Max. LeEco (previously known as LeTV) is known to dream big, and no wonder its first phone to launch in India is the super big, Le Max. We have seen companies trying to […]