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Redmi is the 4th Best-selling Smartphone in the World, Xiaomi the 5th Largest Smartphone Vendor

Redmi is the 4th Best-selling Smartphone in the World, Xiaomi the 5th Largest Smartphone Vendor

There’s a growing interest in Xiaomi’s products and now a new statistic has been made public proves that right. According to new research from Strategy Analytics, the Xiaomi Redmi 1S was the world’s 4th best-selling smartphone by volume in Q2 2014. However, the report only mentions ‘Redmi’ in its excerpt, but we guess the firm actually means the Redmi 1S since […]

     
 
 

iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Confirms 1GB RAM and Nearly Double the Battery as iPhone 5S

iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Confirms 1GB RAM and Nearly Double the Battery as iPhone 5S

Many of us have been waiting for this and iFixit has delivered. In a live teardown of Apple’s biggest ever iPhone, iFixit has revealed a lot of things about what goes inside this 5.5-inch handset. In addition to confirming the 1GB RAM, iFixit also reveals that the iPhone 6 Plus comes with a huge 2915mAh battery, which is almost twice […]

     
 
 

Amazon’s New Kindle eReaders Start at $79, the Updated Kindle Fire Tablets at $99

Amazon’s New Kindle eReaders Start at $79, the Updated Kindle Fire Tablets at $99

Amazon has unveiled six new tablets and e-readers to consumers, trying to come up with cheaper and more enticing devices for consumers in order to sell more books, movies and TV shows. Thus, the company is introducing two new e-readers, two new updates to the Kindle Fire tablet line, a kid-focused version of the Kindle Fire and a new tablet for power-users. All these new […]

     
 
 

Logitech Jumps in the Home Automation Race with Harmony Living Home Line

Logitech Jumps in the Home Automation Race with Harmony Living Home Line

Logitech has officially entered the home automation market, letting users control the connected devices they already own. One of the big problems with home automation is that there are so many companies out there and different devices that it becomes really difficult for the consumer to make an easy decision. Not to mention that you need a bunch of different apps […]

     
 
 

First Look and Hands On: Micromax Canvas A1 – Can Look Different

First Look and Hands On: Micromax Canvas A1 – Can Look Different

“So, what is the difference between the three?” was a question that hovered in the air long after the dust had settled on Google’s Android One conference in Delhi. The reason for the query was simple: all three devices (the Karbonn Sparkle, the Spice Dream Uno, and the Micromax Canvas A1) had pretty much the same spec sheet, from processors […]

     
 
 

First Look: Spice Dream UNO Mi-498 [Photo Gallery]

First Look: Spice Dream UNO Mi-498 [Photo Gallery]

We have had a look at one the Spice Dream UNO, one of the first Android One phones to be unveiled today. And here are our impressions with pictures – feast your eyes. Although it is no eyesore, the Spice Dream Uno is not going to win any design awards. It is an all-plastic device with curved edges. It will […]

     
 
 

Indian Android Users can Watch YouTube Videos Even When Offline

Indian Android Users can Watch YouTube Videos Even When Offline

In an interesting development, Google has announced that YouTube is going offline in India in the next few weeks, allowing users to save some videos to watch them even when they are not connected to the Internet. At the launch event of Android One in India, company’s executive, Ceaser Sengupta said: YouTube is popular here. You watch some videos again […]

     
 
 

Karbonn Sparkle V Android One Smartphone Launched on Snapdeal for Rs.6399

Karbonn Sparkle V Android One Smartphone Launched on Snapdeal for Rs.6399

After Spice Dream Uno Mi-498, it’s now the turn of Karbonn Sparkle V Android One smartphone to get listed online. As we had mentioned yesterday, Karbonn has partnered with Snapdeal to sell its first Android One smartphone exclusively online for Rs.6399 (~$105). Karbonn Sparkle V carries near identical specifications as the Spice Dream Uno. It’s powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core […]

     
 
 

Google Launches Android One Smartphones in India Priced Around $105 (Rs.6399)

Google Launches Android One Smartphones in India Priced Around $105 (Rs.6399)

It’s official. Google has launched the first set of Android One based smartphones in India starting at Rs.6399 (approximate USD 105). Google has partnered with three local OEMs in India – Micromax, Karbonn and Spice. The phones carry Google’s hardware reference design and will run stock android with fast automatic OS updates handled by Google itself. Google is aiming to […]