Mobile

MWC 2017: Huawei P10, Huawei Watch 2 Confirmed to Launch

Huawei last month sent out media invites for its Mobile World Congress 2017 event on February 26, and the company was then largely expected to launch the upgrade to last year’s Huawei P9 smartphone. The company has now rolled out images and a video for its upcoming event confirming that the Huawei P10 will be unveiled at an event during ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8’s Initial Shipments Reportedly Doubled; New Details Surface on the Internet

Samsung’s next flagship Galaxy S8 is widely rumoured to be unveiled at an event on March 29. Now, the South Korean company has reportedly ramped up productions for the Galaxy S8. Additionally, Samsung’s Galaxy S8+ smartphone has been once again spotted on the company’s support page, and new concept-based renders have made their way to the Internet. South Korean publication ... Read More »

Sony Pikachu Spotted in Benchmark; Octa-Core SoC, Android Nougat in Tow

A new Sony smartphone has made its way through benchmark listing, and is being rumoured to be unveiled at an event later this month in Barcelona. Dubbed Pikachu, the new Sony smartphone has been spotted in GFXBench benchmark listing with some innards details. According to the benchmark listing, the Sony Pikachu will feature 5-inch HD display and will be powered ... Read More »

HTC Posts Seventh Consecutive Quarterly Loss

Taiwan’s HTC on Tuesday announced worse than expected fourth-quarter results and analysts said its much-hyped virtual reality products had failed significantly to boost the struggling smartphone maker. Revenue from October to December was down 13.62 percent year-on-year to TWD 22.2 billion ($720 million or roughly Rs. 4,820 crores). The net loss was TWD 3.1 billion, an improvement on the year-before ... Read More »

Nokia 6 Is Finally Available in India but There’s Nothing Official About It

Nokia’s comeback smartphone, the Nokia 6, is finally available in India. But there’s no reason for you to be happy, as the Nokia 6 in India is available via a third-party online retailer and that too with a pricey sum. HMD Global, which owns rights to the Nokia brand, has so far not announced any availability details for the Indian ... Read More »

iPhone 8 Wireless Charging Rumours Fuelled as Apple Joins Wireless Power Consortium

In a fresh development, Apple has joined the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) – an industry group behind wireless charging standards. This move testifies to Apple’s rumoured plans of introducing wireless charging with the iPhone 8 – a feature that has been rumoured several times in the past. Business Insider reports that Apple joined WPC last week, becoming a part of ... Read More »

iPhone 8 Tipped to Be Sized Like 4.7-inch iPhone 7, Sport Larger Battery

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is on a roll, and his latest report is indicative of the iPhone 8’s improved battery capacity. The analyst, who is seldom wrong, claims that the iPhone 8 will sport dimensions similar to the 4.7-inch iPhone 7 – but will have a battery capacity nearly as large as the one seen on the iPhone 7 ... Read More »

LG G6 Teaser Promises ‘Reliability’; Select Users to Trial Phone Ahead of Launch

LG is leaving no stone unturned in creating interest around its upcoming G6 flagship. Soon after confirming Quad DAC support for the G6, LG has now confirmed that the smartphone will be given out to select users under ‘Preliminary Experiment Group’ ahead of the actual launch. The South Korean company has also reportedly shared a new teaser that promises “reliability” ... Read More »

MWC 2017: Vernee Apollo 2 Launch Confirmed, With 8GB of RAM, MediaTek Helio X30 in Tow

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vernee, which launched its Apollo smartphone with 6GB of RAM last year, has now announced that it will launch the smartphone’s successor – Apollo 2 at MWC 2017 later this month. Interestingly, the company has gone a step further with Apollo 2 as the smartphone features an impressive memory with up to 8GB of RAM. Depending on ... Read More »

Valentine’s Day 2017 Offers: Xiaomi, Apple, Samsung Discounts, and Other Deals

Joining all the tech companies rolling out Valentine’s Day 2017 offers, Xiaomi has also announced its own sale. The Chinese smartphone maker is hosting a one-day Valentine’s Day sale on Mi.com/in and is making available various tech gift options on the site. Valentine’s Day discounts by Xiaomi Xiaomi’s Valentine’s Day 2017 sale will begin at 10.00am IST, and the first ... Read More »