Mobile

Android Nougat Running on 0.7 Percent of Active Devices and Froyo Is Dead, Says Google

Google has released its monthly Google Play distribution data and Android users will finally be able to bid adieu to Android 2.2 Froyo. The data shows, among other things, that Froyo has dropped to below the 0.1 percent mark, marking the end of what was the oldest active Android version until last month. The date was collected from Android devices ... Read More »

BlackBerry Mercury, Other New BlackBerry Phones to Be Launched Globally: BlackBerry

Even though TCL Communication Technology Holdings (TCT) recently confirmed to Gadgets360 that last phone to be designed and engineered by BlackBerry – the smartphone codenamed Mercury – won’t make it to the Indian market, it seems like there is a chance that the phone might make it to the country after all, albeit from a different manufacturer. This is because ... Read More »

HTC U Ultra, U Play, X10 Leak Again Ahead of Thursday Launch; U Ultra Tipped to Sport Ticker Display

Even though HTC 10 was hailed as one of the best designed smartphones from last year by several mobile critics, the company might be changing few design elements with its upcoming phone. If the newly-leaked images are anything to go by, the upcoming HTC smartphone will borrow some of its design elements from companies like LG and Samsung. The leak ... Read More »

Lenovo P2 Launched in India Starting Rs. 16,999: Release Date, Specifications, and More

The Lenovo P2 smartphone has been launched in India by the Chinese company. The new Lenovo P2 smartphone has been launched in two memory variants – 3GB RAM at Rs. 16,999 and 4GB RAM at Rs. 17,999. The smartphone will be exclusively available on Flipkart starting Wednesday midnight in Champagne Gold and Graphite Grey colour variants. Lenovo P2 launch day ... Read More »

Nokia 6 Silver Colour Variant Spotted on Certification Site

Nokia 6, the first Nokia Android phone by HMD Global, was launched on Sunday in China. While only the black colour variant of the smartphone was launched officially, a Nokia 6 Silver colour option has shown up on Chinese certification website TENAA. This suggests that nother Nokia 6 variant may be on the way, though whether this model will be ... Read More »

Import of Mobiles Without Panic Button Allowed Until February, Says DoT

The Department of Telecom on Tuesday allowed import of mobile phones without panic button or emergency calling feature till February 28, 2017. “…it has been decided by the competent authority that the import of mobile phone handsets without Panic Button/Emergency call button feature prescribed as per ‘Panic Button and Global Positioning System Facility in all mobile phone handsets Rules 2016…shall ... Read More »

Lenovo P2 India Launch Set for Today; Watch Live Stream

The Lenovo P2, a smartphone with 5100mAh battery that was announced at IFA 2016, will be launched in India on Wednesday. It was recently revealed that the Lenovo P2 India launch will be held at 12:30pm IST, and the new smartphone will be available exclusively via Flipkart in the country. As of now, the Lenovo P2 price in India and ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Reportedly Spotted on US FCC; Price, Specifications Leaked

After several leaks and delays, Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 4 in August last year sporting an Helio X20 SoC and a massive 4100mAh battery. Now, its successor Redmi Note 5 has reportedly passed US FCC certification, hinting at an imminent arrival. The device’s price, specifications, and release timeline have also been revealed. The reported US FCC certification was first ... Read More »

Samsung’s Rumoured Virtual Assistant Bixby and Samsung Pay Mini Spotted on Official Site

Samsung’s rumoured virtual assistant’s name seems to be all but confirmed to be ‘Bixby’ as it has now been spotted in an image posted on the beta page for company’s payment service – Samsung Pay on its official website. The virtual assistant has been tipped to be launched alongside company’s upcoming flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone. Apart from giving away the ... Read More »

Moto G5 Plus Image Leaked; Appears Identical to Previously Leaked Moto X (2017)

The upcoming Moto G5 Plus smartphone was allegedly put on sale on a Romanian website recently, though the listing was later removed. Interestingly, this Moto G5 Plus unit appeared strikingly similar to the Moto X (2017) smartphone that was leaked through images and a render video in December last year. According to the listing, the Moto G5 Plus smartphone will ... Read More »