Mobile

Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google last month hinted that it’s bringing ‘Home Control’ to Pixel smartphones soon, and it seems the company has finally started the rollout. Unfortunately, the ‘Home Control’ feature on Pixel phones isn’t available to all users and is likely to be limited as of now. A Reddit thread points that the ‘Home Control’ feature was visible on the Google Pixel ... Read More »

Samsung Valentine’s Day Offers Include Smartphone Bundle Deals, Gear Fit 2 Discount

Samsung India is getting into the festive spirit, and has launched special offers to celebrate the occasion of Valentine’s Day. The company’s online store in India is offering many deals and discounts on wearables and smartphones till February 15. The smartphones with bundle offers include the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro, Galaxy A7 (2016), Galaxy On Nxt, Galaxy J7 Prime, and ... Read More »

Samsung Foldable Smartphones to Be Showcased at MWC, Launched in Q4 2017: Reports

Samsung has been rumoured to be working on foldable display devices for long, and if a new report is to be believed then it may launch a commercial product by Q4 2017. The company is said to be finally prepared to reveal the foldable smartphones in a closed door event at the side-lines of MWC 2017 in Barcelona later this ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.3 Update With Improved Camera App Stability, Smart Wi-Fi Switcher, and More

Maintaining its reputation of providing frequent updates, OnePlus has now started rolling out OxygenOS 4.0.3 update for OnePlus 3 and 3T smartphones. Along with several improvements to platform, the latest update, still based on Android 7.0 Nougat, brings pre-installed Amazon Prime app for users in India. Users can expect the latest OnePlus software update to be rolled over-the-air (OTA) in ... Read More »

LG G6 Said to Offer ‘Less Artificial, More Intelligence’ in New Teaser

LG G6 flagship smartphone is set to be unveiled at the company’s February 26 event just ahead of MWC 2017 in Barcelona. The event will begin at 4.30pm IST (12.00pm CET), and the company has already sent out invites. Now, running up to launch day, LG has released a teaser image that hints the integration of an AI assistant on ... Read More »

Sony’s Android 7.0 Nougat Update Rollout Restarts for Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony has reportedly restarted the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z5, and Xperia Z4 Tablet. The company last month started the rollout to the Sony Xperia Z3+, Sony Xperia Z5, and Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet though the company had to pause it after some users experienced performance issues with their devices following the update. According to ... Read More »

iPhone 8: Apple May Use New 3D Touch Module to Prevent Overheating by Wireless Charging

Many rumours indicate that Apple is looking to release three iPhone models this year, with one being an anniversary edition. It should be called either the iPhone 8 or iPhone X, and it will come with big changes in terms of design and specifications. This year’s iPhone models are tipped to come with wireless charging, and the latest KGI analyst ... Read More »

Honor V9 With Dual Rear Cameras Set to Launch on February 21

Huawei’s Honor brand is all set to launch a new smartphone, the V9, in ITS homeland later this month. The Chinese company has confirmed A launch date for the Honor V9 in a teaser on Weibo, Chinese equivalent for Twitter. The official teaser confirms presence of dual rear cameras on the Honor V9. There are no details about availability of ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Battery May Be Smaller Than Expected

Two months away from launch, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is now being leaked almost every day. The latest bout of leaks gets more information on the battery capacity and the heavily rumoured Bixby assistant. According to The Investor, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus will sport 3000mAh and 3500mAh batteries respectively. This refutes previous rumours that state ... Read More »

Oppo F1s Rose Gold Colour Limited Edition Goes on Sale in India via Flipkart

The Oppo F1s (Review) Rose Gold Limited Edition variant has gone on sale in India via Flipkart. Priced at Rs. 18,990, pre-orders for the colour variant began on Tuesday. With the timing, the company is targeting Valentine’s Day, and it claims it can be “a perfect gift.” Vivo V5 vs Oppo F1s vs Gionee S6s: Which One Should You Buy? ... Read More »