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Review: RingID Sets a New Benchmark in Low Bandwidth Voice and Video Calling

Review: RingID Sets a New Benchmark in Low Bandwidth Voice and Video Calling

With WhatsApp leading the pack, the app market seems to be spinning out messaging apps on a daily basis and while some of these do stand out with their unique features, most others fail to impress. RingID is yet another app that wants to bring people closer but it seems to be derive its inspiration from a completely different ideology. […]

     
 
 

Oppo F1 Review: Elegant, Compact and Affordable

Oppo F1 Review: Elegant, Compact and Affordable

Oppo is known for making well designed premium phones and India has been one of their handpicked choices when it comes to their international markets of keen interest as well as investing a damn good amount in terms of overall smartphones business. From making either budget/midrange or super premium phones, Oppo now jumps into making phones that will be known […]

 
     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Review: Back to Mi Basics, With a Touch of Class!

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Review:  Back to Mi Basics, With a Touch of Class!

For about ten months from July 2014 to June 2015, Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi seemed to be on a roll in India. In that period, the company released no fewer than seven phones (the Mi 3, the Redmi 1S, the Redmi Note 3G (withdrawn later), the Redmi Note 4G, the Redmi 2, the Mi 4, the Mi 4i, one tablet (the […]

 
     
 
 

Gionee S6 Review: Metallic Beauty Done in by the Price

Gionee S6 Review: Metallic Beauty Done in by the Price

Gionee’s S series have been standing out for style, well at least most of them. The S5.1, the S7, the S5.5 are some of the good examples and some of these were the slimmest phones for some time. We had loved the unique design of the S7 and its overall performance too. This year, Gionee brings up a new offering […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions: Oppo F1 – the Self Proclaimed Selfie Expert

First Impressions: Oppo F1 – the Self Proclaimed Selfie Expert

OPPO is one of the well known Chinese smartphone makers especially in the premium segment and they recently celebrated two years of operations in India. They have been fairly aggressive in terms of opening exclusive retail stores in most of the major cities in India, and there are instances where they’ve extended this to the tier-2 cities as well, bold […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: Samsung Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A5

First Impressions: Samsung Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A5

Samsung introduced the A series sometime back and this was all about bringing phones that have a look and feel similar to their flagship devices but slightly underpowered when it came to specs – essentially a step below the flagship Galaxy S series. They have done pretty well at that. Few weeks ago an upgraded version of last year’s A7 […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo Vibe X3 Review: The Perfect Vibe?

Lenovo Vibe X3 Review: The Perfect Vibe?

When Lenovo had introduced the Vibe X a few years ago, the phone had been positioned as the more attractive if slightly inferiorly specced version of the company’s flagship, the Vibe Z. This difference between the X and the Z continued for another generation, with the Vibe X2 being the more eye-catching but relatively weaker cousin of the Vibe Z2 […]

 
     
 
 

ASUS R510JX Gaming Laptop Review

ASUS R510JX Gaming Laptop Review

Gaming – this is something that cuts across almost all age groups and as you go through the days, addiction gets to you. And when that happens, the demand for a more immersive experience is what you yearn for. Gaming on laptops is one of the most convenient ways especially when you’re multi-tasking and want to take a break or […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions : Honor Holly 2 Plus – Phone with the Plus Sized Battery

First Impressions : Honor Holly 2 Plus – Phone with the Plus Sized Battery

Huawei’s online-only brand Honor is doing pretty well launching good phones in many different segments. After the Honor 7 flagship in India, they’re back with Honor 5X, a mid ranger and successor to its entry range in the form of Honor Holly 2 Plus. While the last iteration did not receive the sort of response Honor would’ve expected, the Holly […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: BlackBerry Priv – BB, with Android Inside

First Impressions: BlackBerry Priv – BB, with Android Inside

It was something that many felt the Canadian company that once bossed the business side of smartphones should have done a few years ago. And well, now it finally has. After cocking a snook at apps, then supporting Android apps on its BB OS, BlackBerry has finally come out with a device that runs Android – the Priv. It is […]