OnePlus 3T Midnight Black Variant is Coming to India for Rs 34,999

OnePlus 3T Midnight Black Variant is Coming to India for Rs 34,999

OnePlus has announced another special edition variant of its flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 3T Midnight Black. As you might have guessed already, it flaunts a sleek matte black exterior and good news! you don’t have to go to France this time for buying it. The company is bringing it various other regions including India where it will be available on […]

     
 
 

Lava Enters the Mid-Range Segment with the Launch of Z25 and Z10 Smartphones

Lava Enters the Mid-Range Segment with the Launch of Z25 and Z10 Smartphones

Lava has launched two new smartphones in India – Z25 and Z10, both of which are priced in the midrange segment and according to the company “are a testimony to the company’s renewed focus and investment towards in-house design, quality, manufacturing, and supply chain.” The Z25 is priced at INR 18,000 and the Z10 at INR 11,500 and they will be available […]

     
 
 

Reliance Jio Claims Foul Over Airtel’s Fastest 4G Network Claims

Reliance Jio Claims Foul Over Airtel’s Fastest 4G Network Claims    

Ever since mobile data begin to dominate the telecom industry, companies have been trying to outpace each other by trumpeting the speeds their networks are generating whether it’s on television commercials or social media campaigns. Airtel, in particular, has been aggressively advertising its network as the “The Fastest 4G Network Ever” for over a year across the country. However, we’ve learned […]

     
 
 

Apple iPhone SE Now Starts at Rs 19,999 in India

Apple iPhone SE Now Starts at Rs 19,999 in India

Apple is slowly but surely getting aggressive in India. In its bid to capture the booming mid-range smartphone market in the country, Apple has reportedly cut the price of iPhone SE by close to Rs 10,000. The phone which was launched at a whopping price of Rs 39,000 (~$600) back in April 2016, is now available for as low as […]

     
 
 

Vivo Y66 with 16MP Front Camera Launched for Rs 14,999

Vivo Y66 with 16MP Front Camera Launched for Rs 14,999

Vivo has launched yet another smartphone under its Y series in India and this time, it’s called the Vivo Y66. The cornerstone of this device like most other Vivo-branded handsets is the beefed up front camera sporting a resolution of 16MP along with a soft flash for those night out selfies. In terms of specifications, it features the standard metal unibody […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 to be Available Offline Across Indian Retail Stores

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 to be Available Offline Across Indian Retail Stores

After successfully reigning over the online smartphone market, Xiaomi is extending its presence in the offline retail space. The China-based company has announced that it will be making its current budget flagship, Redmi Note 4 available in the offline Indian stores at a price of Rs 11,499, Rs 1,500 more than its online counterpart. The Redmi Note 4 will be […]

     
 
 

Net Neutrality, Broadband Access…DTH Still Does not Have Much Hope

Net Neutrality, Broadband Access…DTH Still Does not Have Much Hope

Ever since I wrote the article on the impending demise of DTH in India, a number of people have highlighted that the current fair usage policy (FUP) of fixed broadband providers is simply not high enough to provide IPTV and that Net Neutrality can be a potential issue. FUP and Net Neutrality Well, as regards Net Neutrality, TRAI has made […]

 
     
 
 

Moto, Lenovo Phones to Co-exist in India, no Feature Phones Planned

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It has become a regular rumor. As sure as summer follows spring, over the past year and a half, rarely does a quarter pass without people speculating that Lenovo’s phones are going to be rebranded as “Moto”, in the name of “brand consolidation.” Well, we hate to break the hearts of Moto fans, but that is not likely to be […]

     
 
 

Fitbit’s new Alta HR is the World’s Slimmest Band with Continuous Heart Rate Tracking

Fitbit’s new Alta HR is the World’s Slimmest Band with Continuous Heart Rate Tracking

Fitbit has launched an iterative upgrade to its Alta fitness band with the Alta HR which, as the name suggests, enhances the original with a continuous heart rate scanner. It also brings significantly detailed sleep tracking than before and is available for pre-order today on Amazon for a questionable sum of INR 14,999. The new Fitbit Alta HR features a heart rate […]

     
 
 

Netflix Partners with Airtel and Videocon D2H to Offer Streaming on TV

Netflix Partners with Airtel and Videocon D2H to Offer Streaming on TV

In a bid to deliver its international content to more Indian viewers, global entertainment giant, Netflix has announced strategic partnerships with various DTH operators for bringing its shows and movies to your television directly. The company has, as of now, collaborated with Airtel, Vodafone, and Videocon for offering Netflix services over the top (OTT) through these companies’ direct-to-home and mobile […]