[Tech Ad-Ons] “One Night on iPhone 7”: Good Old Recipe, with New Ingredients

[Tech Ad-Ons] “One Night on iPhone 7”: Good Old Recipe, with New Ingredients    

On 5 November 2016, Apple selected a group of photographers and asked them to take photographs from ‘dusk to dawn’ using the iPhone 7. There was just one condition: one had to use the camera in low light conditions. The results from the latest “Shot on iPhone” campaign that has been launched in 25 countries, but does this campaign add […]

     
 
 

[Face Off] Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Vs. Honor 6X: The Ali-Liston Battle of Budget Smartphones!

[Face Off] Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Vs. Honor 6X: The Ali-Liston Battle of Budget Smartphones!

Hello everyone and welcome to Tech Face off section on TechPP, which promises to be the most sophisticated rumble of all times. In the orange corner of the ring, we have the smartphone which is trying to repeat history created by its predecessor. This contender has proved that it is worth being called the successor of the undisputed king of […]

 
     
 
 

Employees vs Celebs: The Tech Brand Ambassador Debate

Employees vs Celebs: The Tech Brand Ambassador Debate

It might have recently lost its high-profile global vice-president, but Xiaomi has forged a reputation for being unconventional and unorthodox in the Indian smartphone market. And thanks to its success (we hear the Redmi Note 4 has sold a quarter of a million units in ten minutes even as we write this), ever since the brand arrived in India, there […]

 
     
 
 

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 4

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 4

It was a crazy busy week in the world of technology – business, as usual, you would say. Facebook got new personnel, Vivo launched a new phone, Flappy Bird was sort of back in the news and there were the usual leaks and court battles. And it is into this week that Nimish Dubey and Akriti Rana dip to bring […]

 
     
 
 

Honor 6X Review: For All Ye Who Seek Bokeh on a Budget

Honor 6X Review: For All Ye Who Seek Bokeh on a Budget

Earlier this year, Huawei, Honor’s parent brand won rave reviews for the dual cameras on the back of Huawei P9, with Leica technology. It was not the first one to come up with the concept of dual cameras (Honor itself had dual cameras in the 6 Plus earlier) but the P9 was definitely the first one to gain a lot […]

 
     
 
 

Honor 6X Camera Review: Whispers Quality, Screams Bokeh!

Honor 6X Camera Review: Whispers Quality, Screams Bokeh!

Dual cameras have suddenly become a rage and have been introduced in many smartphones of late. The feature which is even present in Apple’s flagship iPhone 7 Plus is gaining popularity with each passing day. And is reaching more affordable devices too. One of these is the Honor 6X, which was previously launched in China, and was showcased globally by […]

 
     
 
 

The Barra Dozen: 12 Things You Might Not Know About the Mi Man

The Barra Dozen: 12 Things You Might Not Know About the Mi Man

It came out of nowhere and hit the tech industry like a wrecking ball. Hugo Barra, the global vice president of Xiaomi soon after unveiling the Redmi Note 4 in India stepped from his current post at the Chinese brand. The Mi Man through a Facebook post today announced that he is leaving the company, although he will continue in […]

     
 
 

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 3

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 3

Feeling a little blue on Monday? We have got the perfect cure for the geeky side of you. We are back with the Great TechPP Crossword, a crossword that is literally the only one of its kind. Because it is designed for those who love tech and also have a hint of Robert Langdon’s puzzle solving panache about them. So […]

 
     
 
 

Whatever Happened to Micromax?

Whatever Happened to Micromax?

We recently compiled our ‘Buying Guides’ under the Rs 10,000 (USD 150) and Rs 20,000 (USD 300) price brackets for the month of January and witnessed neck to neck competition in various categories. There were at least two contenders in each category which gave a very tough fight, with victory being decided by the slightest of edges. While there is […]

 
     
 
 

[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

It has been around 41 years since the Cupertino mammoth has been advertising and it has been a roller coaster so far. From early Macintosh ads to ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads, Apple has tried to provide something new on the table each time it has advertised any of its product in the simplest possible way. Yes, the release of the […]