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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review: Honey, I Shrunk the Mi Max

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review: Honey, I Shrunk the Mi Max

Some boots are incredibly difficult to fill. And those of the Redmi Note 3 are among them (a phone with boots? Never mind, it’s a metaphor). The Note 3 was one of the biggest hits of 2016, selling hundreds of thousands of units in the highly competitive Indian phone market, and bringing Xiaomi right back into prominence after a relatively […]

 
     
 
 

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

The times they might be a-changin’, but when it comes to browsers on computers, you might be forgiven for thinking that it’s yesterday once more. For, no matter how long the changelogs and how numerous the bug quashes, the stark fact remains that modern day browsers on computers look rather like their mums and dads from a few years ago […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo K6 Note Review: The K6 Power Clone with a Bigger Display?

Lenovo K6 Note Review: The K6 Power Clone with a Bigger Display?

Lenovo which has turned out to be a tech titan in the smartphone wars in India has added yet another smartphone to its portfolio to battle it out with the best in the mid-range arena. Just as 2016 ended, Lenovo launched the K6 Note in India, the latest in its successful Note series. The smartphone which comes at a starting […]

 
     
 
 

Intex S9 Cloud Review: Heavy Clouds, No Rain!

Intex S9 Cloud Review: Heavy Clouds, No Rain!

Intex is one of the top Indian smartphone brands. It might not make as many headlines as some others, but it does launch a number of phones which often do well in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, and are easily available without the flash sale gimmicks. And one of its recent launches is the S9 Cloud budget phone. In […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo P2 Review: Power Up, Fellas!

Lenovo P2 Review: Power Up, Fellas!

Lenovo doesn’t have that one powerful flagship that each company brags about, but the company is getting very good at something else – catering to the masses and being versatile at that. The brand has an array of affordable phones that each stand out for a specific feature, be it battery or multimedia or camera and it gets very hard […]

 
     
 
 

Nubia N1 Review: Betting on Megapixels and Mega Battery

Nubia N1 Review: Betting on Megapixels and Mega Battery

The Nubia Z11 might have got more attention, but alongside it, Nubia also launched a more affordable smartphone called the Nubia N1. The smartphone which is priced at Rs. 11,999 is available on Amazon India and boasts a massive battery, innovative UI and 13.0-megapixel rear and front cameras. But how true do those boasts ring, and are they enough to […]

 
     
 
 

OnePlus 3T Review: Honey, I killed the Flagship Killer!

OnePlus 3T Review: Honey, I killed the Flagship Killer!

“Veni. Vidi. Vici.” (“I came. I saw. I conquered.) To those immortal lines of Julius Caesar, uttered after conquering Gaul, the OnePlus 3 might add “Cessi.” In sum: “Veni. Vidi. Vici. Cessi.” Roughly translated: “I came. I saw. I conquered. I left.” For that is exactly what the third flagship – or flagship killer, to use OnePlus speak – did. […]

 
     
 
 

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra Review: The Mighty Multimedia Slab

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra Review: The Mighty Multimedia Slab

In terms of phone sizes, 2016 was definitely a bit of a mixed bag. While on the one hand, we had the likes of the Galaxy S7, the Xiaomi Mi 5, the Google Pixel and of course, the iPhone 7 to prove to the world that a phone did not have to be colossal to grab market share, the year […]

 
     
 
 

Coolpad Cool1 Review: The Coolio One!

Coolpad Cool1 Review: The Coolio One!

2016 has been the Year of Midrange Phones. While for some manufacturers, it was just about cramping high-end specs into a device, for others it was about delivering reliable performance in various departments. But each offering left something to be desired, and the circle was never complete. As we dive into the new year, Coolpad wants to end the old […]

 
     
 
 

Angry Birds Blast Review: The Birds as Balloon Poppers

Angry Birds Blast Review: The Birds as Balloon Poppers

They say that imitation is the most sincere form of flattery. And well, there is certainly nothing wrong with taking a great concept and adding your own touches to it. So when I heard that Rovio’s new Angry Birds game, Angry Birds Blast, was going to be all about matching similarly colored objects, I was genuinely curious about what spin […]