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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 […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions: The Moto X Force – Moto’s Crash Test Dummy?

First Impressions: The Moto X Force – Moto’s Crash Test Dummy?

It cannot be easy being the Moto X Force. Ever since Motorola (scratch that, we mean Moto by Lenovo) announced the device, plots were being hatched to damage it in the worst manner possible. Hitting it with a hammer, stamping on it with hob nailed books and dropping it from a great height were just some of the options discussed. […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions: Asus ZenFone Zoom – Plus Zoom, Minus Bulk

First Impressions: Asus ZenFone Zoom – Plus Zoom, Minus Bulk

They might have been claiming to match and even outdo ‘proper’ cameras for a while now, but phone manufacturers know that even the most humble point and shooter in tech town has something that most phone cameras do not – the optical zoom. Stripped of jargon, optical zoom lets you get closer to the subject of your photograph, without you […]

 
     
 
 

LeEco Le 1s Review: There’s More to it Than the Price

LeEco Le 1s Review: There’s More to it Than the Price

Breaking into the crowded Indian smartphone market for any company is tough, more so for a new Chinese player. There has been a deluge of Chinese entrants to India over the past couple of years, but other than Xiaomi (and OnePlus), no one has really managed to get a significant mindshare from the Indian consumers. And Xiaomi did that with […]

 
     
 
 

The Surface Pro 4 Diaries, Day 5: The Pricey Nexus of Windows? Perhaps!

The Surface Pro 4 Diaries, Day 5: The Pricey Nexus of Windows? Perhaps!

There’s something about the Nexus range of devices when it comes to Android (check out our review of the Nexus 6P). There have always been several alternatives to the Nexus range and many devices have been better specced than the Nexus, but somehow when someone mentions great Android performance, the first name that seems to pop up in most people’s […]

 
     
 
 

Google Nexus 6P Review: Premium, Pretty and a Powerhouse

Google Nexus 6P Review: Premium, Pretty and a Powerhouse

Pure Android or Stock Android or Vanilla Android or whatever you may want to call it, is not just an experience but some kind of a religion to Android lovers. And why not yearn for it when it comes right off Google’s stable and also make you an exclusive first set of users who will taste the sweetness of the […]

 
     
 
 

Gionee Elife E8 Review: The Gigantic Camera Phone

Gionee Elife E8 Review: The Gigantic Camera Phone

Gionee has been real busy in the Indian market and we have seen a flurry of phones making their way via many different segments. And the “E” series has had its primary focus on the camera department. Remember the Elife E7 that came a couple of years ago? The one that had one of the best processors of its time […]

 
     
 
 

Moto X Style Review: Consistency be Thy Name, Moto

Moto X Style Review: Consistency be Thy Name, Moto

Motorola’s Moto X is the flagship series and is easily one of the favortie phones when it comes to a certain set of users who love the stock Android experience on a phone that is a good all round performer. Every year since it first came out, the Moto X has brought in something new to the game and now […]