Mobile

Long-Soaring Smartphone Market Heading to Earth

HIGHLIGHTS After a decade of sizzling growth, smartphone market has suddenly cooled Smartphone sales last year shrank slightly for the first time since 2007 Lack of new features that wow consumers has hit smartphone market After a decade of sizzling growth, the smartphone market has suddenly cooled. Surveys show smartphone sales last year shrank slightly for the first time since ... Read More »

I Took the iPhone SE on a Trip and It’s Still a Great Secondary Phone

HIGHLIGHTS The iPhone SE was first launched in March 2016 Performance and camera quality is great for a two-year old phone An iPhone SE 2 is expected around September this year The iPhone SE 2 has recently been tipped for a launch in September this year, as dozens of leaks and rumours continue to circulate the Internet. Interestingly, one of the most notable aspects ... Read More »

Moto G6 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro vs Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1: Price in India, Specifications Compared

The Moto G6 price in India starts at Rs. 13,999, placed between ZenFone Max Pro M1 and Redmi Note 5 Pro HIGHLIGHTS Moto G6 comes with an USB Type-C port Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a vertical dual camera setup ZenFone Max Pro M1 bears a 5000mAh battery Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play have been announced at a launch event in New Delhi ... Read More »

Gionee F205 and Gionee S11 Lite First Impressions

HIGHLIGHTS The Gionee F205 will go on sale in India from April 26 The Gionee S11 Lite will be available at the end of May Both phones sport 18:9 displays Gionee this week announced two new budget smartphones, the Gionee F205 and Gionee S11 Lite, in India. Launched at sub-Rs. 9,000 and sub-Rs. 15,000 price points respectively, both smartphones compete with offerings from the likes of ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Open Sale Now Permanent on Amazon India, Mi.com

Xiaomi Redmi 5 variant is available in open sale on Amazon.in, Amazon India app, as well as Mi.com. This means, users do not need to register or queue up for limited time flash sales to buy the smartphone. Xiaomi has confirmed to Gadgets 360 that the smartphone is now available in a permanent open sale on Amazon and Mi.com, for all three ... Read More »

LG V30+, G6, Q6, Q6+ Available With Discounts in LG Mobile Days Sale on Amazon India

LG is offering discounted offers on four smartphones from its lineup in India under LG Mobile Days sale. These include the LG V30+, LG G6, LG Q6, and the LG Q6+. A maximum discount of up to 50 percent is applicable on the smartphones, Amazon says. However, the duration of the sale has not been revealed. The LG V30+ is currently available at a price ... Read More »

Mi Earphones, Mi Earphones Basic Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Xiaomi on Tuesday announced the addition of two affordable earphones – Mi Earphones Basic and Mi Earphones – in its portfolio in India. Cheaper of the two, Mi Earphones Basic has been priced at Rs. 399 and is available in Black and Red colour variants. On the other hand, the Mi Earphones have been priced at Rs. 699 and will be available in Black and ... Read More »

Samsung Retains Top Spot as Global Smartphone Sales Drop 4.6 Percent in Q4: Gartner

While global smartphone sales to end users were down 4.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017, Samsungretained its top spot with 18.2 percent share, Gartner said on Thursday. The South Korean giant though saw a year-on-year unit decline of 3.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017, but this did not prevent it from defending its top global smartphone vendor ... Read More »

Nokia 2 to Get Android 8.1 Oreo Update Directly, HMD Global Confirms

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 2 to receive Android 8.1 Oreo update HMD Global CPO confirmed the development Nokia 2 likely to get some Android Go features alongside new Android Oreo After bringing the latest Android experience to the flagship Nokia 8, HMD Global is now set to directly provide Android 8.1 Oreo to Nokia 2. The handset was launched in October with Android 7.1 Nougat. It comes with an ... Read More »

InFocus Vision 3 Review

HIGHLIGHTS The Vision 3 sports 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel rear cameras The InFocus Vision 3 is priced at Rs. 6,999 The phone has sturdy construction and comes with good battery life In 2018, we can pretty much expect a majority of smartphones to sport trendy 18:9 displays. We’ve already seen this feature trickling down from the flagships that launched this year ... Read More »