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LG V20 to Be ‘World’s First Smartphone With Quad DAC’

LG on Thursday announced another feature reveal for its upcoming V20 smartphone. The successor to the popular LG V10 will sport a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (digital to analogue converter) for enhanced audio playback, LG said. In an emailed statement, the South Korean consumer electronics giant that when using compatible wired headphones, the Quad DAC on the LG V20 will ... Read More »

iBall Andi F2F 5.5U With 8-Megapixel Exmor R Camera Launched at Rs. 6,999

After launching a slew of budget phones in July, iBall is back with a new camera-centric phone, the iBall Andi F2F 5.5U. The new smartphone is the first in the company’s new lineup of F2F camera smartphones, and its major highlight is the Exmor R Camera that iBall claims captures extraordinarily detailed pictures. The iBall Andi F2F 5.5U is priced ... Read More »

Meizu M3E With 5.5-Inch Display, MediaTek Helio P10 SoC Launched

Meizu on Wednesday launched the M3E smartphone at an event held in China. From the looks and specifications, the M3E bears a resemblance to the Meizu m3 note that was launched in April. The M3E is priced at CNY 1,299 (roughly Rs. 13,000), and will be available in Sky Grey, Moonlight Silver, Rose Gold, Champagne Gold, and Glacier Blue colour ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone Go (ZB450KL) With Snapdragon 410 SoC Launched

Asus has unveiled a new ZenFone Go variant in Russia. The new Asus ZenFone Go (ZB450KL) has been priced at RUB 7990 (approximately Rs. 8,250) and is now available to buy in Russia. Unfortunately, there is no word when the handset is planned for availability in more markets. Notably, the new Asus ZenFone Go (ZB450KL) is the successor to the ... Read More »

MediaTek Helio X30 Deca-Core SoC With PowerVR ZXT GPU Launched

The MediaTek Helio X30 is built on TSMC’s 10nm FinFET architecture, and sports a quad-core PowerVR 7XT GPU. MediaTek on Monday announced the Helio X30 SoC, its new flagship deca-core SoC for mobile devices that with its powerful GPU is considered to be especially appropriate for devices with virtual reality capabilities. It is expected to be seen in products shipping ... Read More »

Swipe Konnect Plus With 13-Megapixel Camera Launched at Rs. 4,999

Swipe Telecom has launched a budget smartphone in India, the Konnect Plus, priced at Rs. 4,999. The smartphone is available exclusively via Snapdeal. The highlight of the Swipe Konnect Plus is its sandstone finish back panel, which just like the Zen Cinemax 3 released earlier this week appears to be inspired by the OnePlus One. The dual-SIM (Regular + Micro) ... Read More »

After German Attacks, Facebook Insists It Works With Probes

Facebook on Monday dismissed complaints by German officials that it had not been helpful in fighting terrorism and urged authorities to better formulate their requests. Following a rash of attacks in southern Germany in late July, several state officials called for websites such as Facebook to be legally required to immediately hand over user data if information relevant to an ... Read More »

Zen Cinemax 3 With 2900mAh Battery Launched at Rs. 5,499

Zen Mobile on Monday launched the successor to the Cinemax 2 in India, the Cinemax 3. Priced at Rs. 5,499, the smartphone comes with a ‘free protection kit’ worth Rs. 499. The highlight feature of the Zen Cinemax 3 is its sandstone finish back panel, similar to what OnePlus offered with its One smartphone. It also bears a 2900mAh battery, ... Read More »

Intel Partners With IIT Bombay, DST to Launch Hardware Accelerator Plugin

India’s technology ecosystem is largely known for its software companies – from software giants that have been B2B service leaders for decades now, to the e-commerce companies that dominate headlines today. A new incubator that’s been put together thanks to collaboration between the government, academia, and Intel, wants to shift the focus towards hardware. Plugin is a new hardware startup ... Read More »

Lenovo Vibe C2 Power With 3500mAh Battery Goes Official

Lenovo, shortly after revealing the Vibe C2, has now unveiled the Vibe C2 Power smartphone in Russia. The new Lenovo Vibe C2 Power features upgraded innards compared to the Lenovo Vibe C2. There is no pricing announced for the Vibe C2 Power as of now. At the time of writing, the smartphone was not listed by the company’s Russian site. ... Read More »