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Lenovo Z2 Plus vs OnePlus 3 vs Xiaomi Mi5: The Battle of Budget Flagships

Lenovo Z2 Plus vs OnePlus 3 vs Xiaomi Mi5: The Battle of Budget Flagships

Lenovo owned sub brand’s ZUK Z2 series of smartphone have already made a name for its due to its impeccable price to performance ratio. Rather the Olympic edition of the ZUK Z2 is the cheapest Snapdragon 820 phone to ever retail. Now, the Chinese firm has introduced their ZUK Z2 in India, albeit with a slightly different name – the […]

 
     
 
 

The Only Way Google Allo can Succeed is if it’s Everywhere

The Only Way Google Allo can Succeed is if it’s Everywhere

The first thing I noticed after installing Allo is that how hard Google has tried to keep the application as minimal as possible. The home screen is merely a list of your chats with a button hovering on top of them. Also, the search engine giant finally realized that a messaging app should have a search option (I’m looking at […]

 
     
 
 

T-Mobile and John Legere: Mastering the Marketing Art

T-Mobile and John Legere: Mastering the Marketing Art

A little disclaimer before we get started: I’m a big time T-Mobile fan and have deep admiration for the company and its CEO John Legere. Turning over a company is difficult and it’s even tougher in the case of a telecom company. Most of the times when a telecom company is on a downward spiral, death is almost certain. Telecom […]

 
     
 
 

How Indian Telecom is Evolving by Emulating International Markets

How Indian Telecom is Evolving by Emulating International Markets

As time has passed by, there have been a lot of changes in the Indian telecom market. My very first article at TechPP was about the differences between the Indian and US telecom markets. While that article still remains true, I increasingly feel that the Indian telecom market is becoming more and more like its European and American counterparts. In […]

 
     
 
 

Dear Indian Telcos, It’s Time to Bid Goodbye to Voice Revenue

Dear Indian Telcos, It’s Time to Bid Goodbye to Voice Revenue

It’s been almost two decades since the Indian telecom industry started somewhere near 1995. It’s been a roller coaster of a ride with the industry having various ups and downs all along. A good part of these two decades have been focussed on voice. It’s not until 2010 that data really started playing a role in the Indian telecom sector, […]

 
     
 
 

Everything we Know About the new Apple A10 Fusion SoC

Everything we Know About the new Apple A10 Fusion SoC

With the new iPhones – iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple unveiled its upgraded A10 Fusion system-on-chip bumping up from last year’s A9 present on the iPhone 6S. The principal alteration the new processor brings is a significant upheaval in the number of cores implemented, the new A10 chip comes with a multi-cluster architecture consisting four 64-bit cores which are […]

     
 
 

Eleven Things We Learned From Apple’s September 7 Event

Eleven Things We Learned From Apple’s September 7 Event

Apple released a number of new products at its event yesterday. And while the products themselves were discussed and analysed threadbare, we felt that both the event and the products it showcased revealed a fair bit about the company’s approach. Here then are eleven things we think we learned from Apple’s September 7 event. Apple is not afraid to change…or […]

 
     
 
 

Believe it or Not: ANY Camera can Take a Great Photograph

Believe it or Not:  ANY Camera can Take a Great Photograph

“Great picture. Which camera did you use?” The second of those two sentences almost always follows the first these days. For, thanks in no small measure to the tech media and marketing campaigns, many of us have been conditioned to accept this rather basic equation: Good picture = Good camera And of course, its derivative Bad picture = Bad camera […]

 
     
 
 

5 Features That Make the LG V20 a Strong Competitor

5 Features That Make the LG V20 a Strong Competitor

LG’s smartphone business has been struggling in the market for quite some time now. The company is constantly losing ground in the budget as well as premium price brackets. That is mostly because they don’t have a substantial product in the industry, the G5 attempted to stand out, although, the handset has pushed down under the brawny reign of Samsung’s […]

     
 
 

Get Started with Reliance Jio: Everything You Need to Know [FAQ]

Get Started with Reliance Jio: Everything You Need to Know [FAQ]

Reliance has finally announced the commercial rollout of its Jio network services during their AGM at Mumbai. Though the rollout was delayed for a long time, not many would be complaining; especially after having a glance at the tariff plans Jio has to offer. Precisely speaking, Reliance Jio fulfills almost everything people were expecting from it, if not exceeding their […]