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Samsung Galaxy On Nxt Review: a Confused Offering

Samsung Galaxy On Nxt Review: a Confused Offering

While on one end, Samsung’s flagship side of things is going quiet for the year, the budget segment is only getting busier. With a range of phones in the On, J and C series, Samsung has been making all possible combinations with the specs to push the phones. And why not, it’s working for them! In the recent IDC reports […]

 
     
 
 

The Google Pixel Camera Review: How Good? Better than the iPhone 7 Plus?

The Google Pixel Camera Review: How Good? Better than the iPhone 7 Plus?

Google’s Android flagship devices have received a lot of acclaim for their smooth performance and clutter free Android experience. One feature for which they have, however, been less rarely praised is their camera prowess. In fact, the erstwhile Nexus series was best-known for its lack of multimedia prowess – “goeth thou to purchase a Nexus,” the geeks would say, “expect […]

 
     
 
 

Photo Scanning the Google App Way… Well, it Just Works!

Photo Scanning the Google App Way… Well, it Just Works!

Google surprised a few people when it announced the Photo Scan app a few days ago. The app is basically designed to well, take better pictures of pictures. In simple English, you use the app to take digital copies of your printed photographs (the ones that came on that wonderful material called “Paper”, remember?) and store them. Preferably on Google […]

 
     
 
 

Sony Xperia XZ Review: When Good Enough is No Longer Enough

Sony Xperia XZ Review: When Good Enough is No Longer Enough

Back in February this year, Sony had launched the Xperia X and Xperia X Performance at MWC 2016 but were quick to bring in their successor and hence we have the Xperia XZ! In fact, we thought that the Xperia XZ is what the Xperia X Performance should have been. Yes, Sony kicked out the Z to replace it with […]

 
     
 
 

InFocus Epic 1 Review: In a Striking Distance of Being a Perfect All-Rounder

InFocus Epic 1 Review: In a Striking Distance of Being a Perfect All-Rounder

InFocus has been very aggressive in the Indian smartphone market be it in launching highly affordable 4G phones or taking a dig at the competition by claiming their phones are non-Chinese. In being sensitive to the highly competitive affordable mid-range phone segment and sensing an opportunity as well, InFocus has launched a new “Epic” series and coming first in the […]

 
     
 
 

Honor 8 Review: The Darkhorse with a Powerful Pair of Cameras

Honor 8 Review: The Darkhorse with a Powerful Pair of Cameras

Just prior to the festive season in India, Huawei has finally unveiled the successor to their last year’s flagship in the form of the Honor 8. The flagship smartphone from the Huawei sub-brand is now available for sale in India in three colour options – Sapphire Blue, Sunrise Gold and Pearl White – at Rs 29,999 via various offline stores […]

 
     
 
 

Luke Klinker’s Messenger is the SMS Android App You’ve Been Looking For

Luke Klinker’s Messenger is the SMS Android App You’ve Been Looking For

Android has always lacked a sophisticated SMS application. The default one offered by Google isn’t as feature-rich as one would desire and the options available in the Play store can be a little over too much fabricating an intimidating interface for the user. Even if you get comfortable with any of these, chances are you’ll have to use another app […]

     
 
 

Hasselblad True Zoom Review: Lord of the Mods!

Hasselblad True Zoom Review: Lord of the Mods!

We have been hearing of mods for mobile phones for a while, right from the days of Modu (2007–11). But while the idea of adding functionality and features to a device by adding a small hardware component to it sounds good in concept, it has always been tricky to implement. While companies have been able to work out how to […]

 
     
 
 

Asus ZenFone 3 Review: Greater than the Sum of its Parts

Asus ZenFone 3 Review: Greater than the Sum of its Parts

We have heard our shares of expressions of disappointment at product launches but not too many have matched the collective groan that accompanied the unveiling of the price of the Asus ZenFone 3. For, the ZenFone 3 has for many occupied a slot similar to that of the Moto G – a high-performance device that does not cost the earth. […]

 
     
 
 

Coolpad Mega 2.5D Review: Great Looks Marred by Performance

Coolpad Mega 2.5D Review: Great Looks Marred by Performance

Coolpad hasn’t launched a whole lot of devices in the Indian market but the Coolpad Note 3 Lite has sold well as there is no phone in its price range that features the specifications it has and is a decent all rounder too. But what the Coolpad phones launched so far (in India) lacked, was a certain degree of elegance […]