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OnePlus 2 is Here; Available Aug 11th for $329 (16GB) and $389 (64GB)

OnePlus 2 is Here; Available Aug 11th for $329 (16GB) and $389 (64GB)

After months of waiting, speculation and an “unsettled” despair, the OnePlus 2 has been announced. It has been one of the most awaited product launches of the year, thanks to the ultra successful predecessor and a promise from OnePlus to delight the consumers with an uber powerful phone at an affordable price. The best part of the deal is the […]

 
     
 
 

This is the OnePlus 2, and it Looks Gorgeous

This is the OnePlus 2, and it Looks Gorgeous

I concede I was wrong. The day we saw TENAA leak the pictures of OnePlus 2 sometime last week, I was disappointed. And so were many others on my Twitter timeline. Now, we have another set of leaks, and this time, the professionally shot photos prove me wrong. The OnePlus 2 is goddamn gorgeous. TENAA leaks were still bang on. […]

     
 
 

Crazy! Most Android Phones can be Hacked with a Simple MMS

Crazy! Most Android Phones can be Hacked with a Simple MMS

Security expert Joshua Drake, vice president of platform research and exploitation at mobile security firm Zimperium has developed an exploit which can hack virtually any Android phone out there just by sending a slightly modified multimedia message (MMS). According to Drake, for the exploit to work you only to know the victim’s phone number. The vulnerabilities were found in a core Android component called Stagefright, […]

     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps & Games This Week [July 27th]

10 Best Android Apps & Games This Week [July 27th]    

For the past week we didn’t see so many new notable Android apps and games, but we still managed to dig out 10 that you will most likely be interested in. In case you missed the previous edition, do take a look at it and check out our similar roundup for iOS users. So let’s have a look at the […]

     
 
 

Micromax Announces Canvas Xpress 2 Priced at Rs 5,999, Features 5-inch HD Screen and an Octa-Core Chipset

Micromax Announces Canvas Xpress 2 Priced at Rs 5,999, Features 5-inch HD Screen and an Octa-Core Chipset

Micromax has launched yet another budget smartphone in the form of Canvas Xpress 2 in India. The Canvas Xpress 2 will be competitively priced at Rs 5,999 and is touted to be the most affordable Octa-core smartphone in the market. The phones sports a 5-inch HD Corning Gorilla 3 display and is powered by a 1.4GHz Octa-core MediaTek MTK6592M chipset […]

     
 
 

The new Android One Phone – Lava Pixel V1 Launched in India for Rs.11,349 ($175)

The new Android One Phone – Lava Pixel V1 Launched in India for Rs.11,349 ($175)

Much like we had expected, the new generation Android One phone from Lava is now official. The Lava Pixel V1 has been announced in India for Rs.11,350 (~$175). The new Android One is bigger and better specced than its predecessor, and obviously pricier as well. As before, the phone runs on the latest version of Android, i.e the Android 5.1.1 […]

     
 
 

Your TV is Watching What You Watch; Vizio Reveals How It’s Done

Your TV is Watching What You Watch; Vizio Reveals How It’s Done

Vizio has been one of the most aggressive players in the smart TV market and after having sold nearly 15 million televisions till date, the company recently went public. Vizio is yet another story of a volume centric consumer electronics manufacturer who managed to sell staggering number of their products with slimmed down profits ($31.4 million in the first six […]

     
 
 

Chromecast is Now Two Years Old; How About an Upgrade, Google?

Chromecast is Now Two Years Old; How About an Upgrade, Google?

I’m no Chromecast expert. But I have written an eBook about it. Ok, that does make me a bit of a (self-titled) Chromecast expert. Plus, I use it every day. It’s my only streaming stick, streaming puck, whatever you call it. And yes, I’m glad to have bought it. I was amazed by this $35 streaming stick that plugged into […]

 
     
 
 

Why the Higher Price on OnePlus 2 is Justified?

Why the Higher Price on OnePlus 2 is Justified?

Guest Post by Aditya Shenoy. The OnePlus One has been the hottest phone in 2014. Dubbed as the Flagship killer and priced at $349 for the 64GB model, the phone did extremely well. Now with the OnePlus 2 right around the corner, people have a lot of expectations from the new phone. There have been constant leaks about the OnePlus […]

 
     
 
 

Lava Sends Out Press Invites for the Launch of its first Android One Phone on July 27

Lava Sends Out Press Invites for the Launch of its first Android One Phone on July 27

In the beginning of this year, we were wondering what happened to Google’s Android One initiative, but we’ve seen recently some activity from the company in that direction. After it first launched in India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Turkey, and Philippines, Google has expanded Android One to Pakistan, as well, with the new QMobile A1 smartphone. And now it seems that Google […]