Six Gadgets That we Really Think Deserved More

Six Gadgets That we Really Think Deserved More

It has been raining phones over the past few months in the Indian market, and while this has resulted in a surfeit of choice for the consumer, it has also resulted in a number of devices getting ‘lost’ in the crowd. Had they been released in less competitive times, they would have perhaps fared far better than they actually have […]

 
     
 
 

The “I Want a Good Phone for Rs 10,000 ($150)” Guide!

The “I Want a Good Phone for Rs 10,000 ($150)” Guide!

“I want a good smartphone. My budget is Rs 10,000. What do you suggest?” That is a query that we have been hearing increasingly of late, thanks in no small measure to the profusion of devices that have arrived in the market with decent hardware, good software and surprisingly low price tags. A few years ago, getting a smartphone for […]

 
     
 
 

Top 10 Chinese Phones to Import: In Depth Info & Suggestions

LeTV S1, S1 Pro and the Le Max (left to right) during the launch event in China

Back in the time people used to throw away Chinese tech as garbage. But now, things have changed dramatically. On contrary to throwing away Chinese smartphones as cheap ones, many people are doing all possible and going through the hassle of importing smartphones from China. Are you contemplating to import a smartphones from China? If so you, are on the […]

 
     
 
 

Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer is a company that has made a name for itself by releasing affordable devices on the market, but it seems to have been left behind when it comes to the smartphone game. But the company is now trying to readjust its strategy and is releasing the new Liquid Z410 smartphone at the CES 2015 event in Las Vegas. The smartphone is powered […]

     
 
 

Five Smartphone Trends That Ruled in 2014

Five Smartphone Trends That Ruled in 2014

Every year smartphone manufacturers try to come out with the ‘next big thing’, with expectations to stand out from the rest. While some companies managed to get it right (Motorola), some also terribly failed (we’re looking at you Amazon Fire Phone). A few just follow in the footsteps of what the successful ones are doing in terms of product design […]

     
 
 

Kodak Prepares First Android Smartphone, to Have a Focus on Camera Abilities

Kodak Prepares First Android Smartphone, to Have a Focus on Camera Abilities

Kodak is one of those few iconic technology companies that have been around for more than 100 years. Renowned for its imaging solutions and services, the company has barely managed to emerge from bankruptcy protection after it was forced to eliminate thousand of jobs and shrink down its operations. But now it seems that the company is ready to restart its business by joining […]

     
 
 

Six Things Other Phone Brands Could Learn from the Chinese

Six Things Other Phone Brands Could Learn from the Chinese

In some ways, 2014 could well go down as the year in which Chinese brands finally grabbed a share of the mobile phone limelight. Yes, they had been around for a while, but this is the year when they have actually occupied centrestage in a big way, with the likes of Xiaomi, Lenovo, Huawei, Gionee, Oppo, OnePlus, Vivo, and others […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

A while back, we reported about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola from Google, and now we’re seeing some first movements from the Chinese company pertaining to its smartphone strategy. Earlier this fall, Lenovo announced they would create a new subsidiary company under the lead of senior vice-president Chen Xudong. And Lenovo’s SVP has now made official the name of the new subsidiary – ‘Fancy […]

     
 
 

The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals on Smartphones & Tablets in the US

The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals on Smartphones & Tablets in the US

Everybody knows what Black Friday is, but not everybody knows what the best deals are and where to find them. That’s what we’re trying to achieve with this guide – to find only the best deals on smartphones and tablets for the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping bonanza in 2014. We will be constantly updating the article with newer […]

 
     
 
 

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. […]