Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

At the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi Note yesterday, Hugo Barra put up a slide that showed the price, specifications and performance comparisons of a number of devices, ranging from the Galaxy Note 3 to Xiaomi’s own Note. The idea was simple: to highlight how Xiaomi was offering more than the competition and yet managing to keep prices astonishingly low. […]

     
 
 

Samsung Unveils Mid-Range Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 with Slim Metallic Bodies

Samsung Unveils Mid-Range Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 with Slim Metallic Bodies

Samsung has just unveiled two mid-range Android smartphones which are its thinnest ever. The Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 are 6.9mm and 6.7mm thick respectively and come with Galaxy Alpha-like metallic unibody designs. Yes, they’re far from being the thinnest ever smartphone, but it’s interesting to see Samsung caring a lot more on the build and design aspect of their […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 4 phablet in India with a price tag of Rs.61,500 (~$1000), and best price of Rs.58,300 (~$950). Surprisingly, the Samsung has launched the Snapdragon 805 variant of Galaxy note 4 in India, instead of the Exynos version as we were expecting. The phone goes on sale on October 17th, the same day as Apple […]

     
 
 

Nokia Here Maps Comes to Android, Limited to Samsung Galaxy Phones for Now

Nokia Here Maps Comes to Android, Limited to Samsung Galaxy Phones for Now    

Nokia’s much-awaited HERE maps and navigation app has finally been launched for Android devices. However, at the moment, the beta version is only available in the Samsung Galaxy Apps store, so you are in luck only if you own a Samsung’s Galaxy-branded Android smartphone. But rest assured, it won’t remain like that for ever, as Nokia has confirmed that it’ll be launching its […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Sleek New Looks Launched in India for Rs.39,990

Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Sleek New Looks Launched in India for Rs.39,990

Samsung has launched the metallic Galaxy Alpha in India, and has priced it at Rs.39,990. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha comes with a unique metallic frame giving it a iPhone 5-like looks. At just 6.9mm, it’s the thinnest Galaxy smartphone ever, but rest of the specs aren’t top notch as such. The Galaxy Alpha comes with a 4.7-inch HD (720p) Super […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with 5.7-inch Quad-HD, Snapdragon 805 and 16MP Camera is Now Official

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with 5.7-inch Quad-HD, Snapdragon 805 and 16MP Camera is Now Official

Samsung’s IFA 2014 campaign has kickstarted with the new Galaxy Note 4 smartphone which is pretty much what we were expecting it to be. The new Galaxy Note 4 comes with a stunning 5.7-inch QHD (2K) Super AMOLED display with 2560×1440 pixels resolution which gives a much premium look and feel to what is otherwise a typical Galaxy Note device. […]

 
     
 
 

Is Samsung Really Losing?

Is Samsung Really Losing?

Over the past month or so, tech world is abuzz with news, diagnosis, and prescriptions about the decline of Samsung’s dominance in the mobile space. Poor Q2 earnings of Samsung, Micromax becoming the largest mobile vendor in India in Q2 2014 (according to Counterpoint Research), Xiaomi overtaking Samsung as the largest smartphone vendor in China during the same quarter (according […]

 
     
 
 

Samsung and Indonesian Retailer Leak Images, Specifications and Price of Galaxy Note 4

Samsung and Indonesian Retailer Leak Images, Specifications and Price of Galaxy Note 4    

Samsung is said to release its flagship phablet Galaxy Note 4 on September 3, and we may have now learned the hardware specification of the device. A reliably popular Indonesian retailer, Erafone, has perhaps accidentally revealed everything before the event. The device, as you would expect sports the top-notch specification with the latest Snapdragon processor in town, as well as […]