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OnePlus 2 Review: Exceptional? Yes. Excellent? Yes. Flagship Killer? Well…

OnePlus 2 Review: Exceptional? Yes. Excellent? Yes. Flagship Killer? Well…

Taglines are dangerous things. Yes, they can generate a fair bit of buzz. Stoke up passions. And well, sound very snazzy indeed. But on the flip side, they can also ramp up expectations. And that, to an extent is what we feel has happened with arguably one of the most awaited Android devices of the year, the OnePlus 2. The […]

 
     
 
 

Angry Birds 2 is Too Much Angry Birds

Angry Birds 2 is Too Much Angry Birds

I have fond memories of playing Angry Birds, on my iPod Touch, way back in 2010. It was probably the best $0.99 I ever spent. This was when Angry Birds was just starting to seep into the pop culture. Since then, there have been 13 different versions of Angry Birds games. All expansion packs or spin-offs. I haven’t completed any […]

     
 
 

Review: LG G4 – Not Flawless, But Still a Fantastic Flagship

Review: LG G4 – Not Flawless, But Still a Fantastic Flagship    

LG’s G series has always been compared with Samsung’s Galaxy S series. And while the first G device, the Optimus G did not exactly match Galaxy SIII, subsequent devices under the G series has been good for LG. The G2 saw it emerge as a credible challenger to Samsung’s Android supremacy, and the G3 kind of consolidated its position in […]

     
 
 

Honor 4C Review: Great Camera Phone with Some Compromises

Honor 4C Review: Great Camera Phone with Some Compromises    

Honor phones have been around for a while now and amidst the likes of Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo et all, had quietly been making steady progress. They may not be shaking up the sales charts but you’d be amazed to know there is quite a decent amount of crowd out there getting these phones. Let’s look at one of Honor’s latest […]

     
 
 

Review: Nexian Air Chromebook – For Browsers on the Write Path

Review: Nexian Air Chromebook – For Browsers on the Write Path

Chromebooks have been around for a while now, and they have pretty much divided the digital world into two camps – those who think they are awesome, cloud-oriented, affordable tech wonders; and those who think they are awful, under-powered blots on the fair name of notebooks. The truth, as in so many cases, lies somewhere in the middle. Yes, Chromebooks […]

 
     
 
 

Review: Xiaomi Mi 4i – The Return of the Price Jedi

Review: Xiaomi Mi 4i – The Return of the Price Jedi

They say that well begun is half done, but for Xiaomi in India, the insanely quick start provided by the likes of the Mi 3 and the Redmi 1S has been a bit of a double-edged sword. Yes, those two products with their too-good-to-be-true price tags did create a sensation and multi-second sellouts online (the Mi 3 came to India […]

 
     
 
 

Review: Asus ZenFone 2 – The Rahul Dravid of Smartphones

Review: Asus ZenFone 2 – The Rahul Dravid of Smartphones

Asus had surprised us all very pleasantly with the ZenFone 5 last year. Priced below Rs 10,000, the device nevertheless was a brilliant performer, and outshone even the likes of the Moto G. It was an outstanding product, but was squarely aimed at the budget smartphone market segment. Well, its successor, the ZenFone 2 (we got the ZE551 ML, with […]

 
     
 
 

YU and We: The YU Yuphoria Review Interview

YU and We: The YU Yuphoria Review Interview

We have been snowed under with queries about the YU Yuphoria, the second phone in the YU series – after the much-hyped Yureka – which goes on sale today. Well, we could have done a normal routine review, but we felt the sheer quantity of queries merited a different approach. So we have made this review an interview of sorts, […]