Tag Archives: 2016

Lenovo, Xiaomi See Gains in Indian Smartphone Market in Q3 2016: Canalys

According to a market research firm, the Indian smartphone market in Q3 2016 experienced a 20 percent year-on-year growth in terms of shipments, growing to 30 million units. Samsung grew along with the market, and retained a lead of just over 20 percent. Other manufacturers like Micromax, Intex, and Lava have seen a slump in their shipments in the country ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy On Nxt: Galaxy On7 (2016) Launch Expected Today

Samsung India has confirmed that the next Galaxy On-series smartphone will be launching in the country on Thursday. In a series of tweets, Samsung teased the launch and also confirmed that the upcoming Galaxy On smartphone will be Flipkart exclusive. The South Korean company has so far not revealed the name of the upcoming handset. The e-commerce website has launched ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) With 16-Megapixel Camera, Fingerprint Scanner Launched

Samsung has finally unveiled the long-rumoured Galaxy A8 (2016) in its home market, South Korea. The metal unibody Galaxy A8 (2016) is priced at KRW 649,000 (roughly Rs. 39,000). The smartphone in Blue colour will be available via SK Telecom, with pre-orders going live starting October 1. There is no information when Samsung is going to launch it in other ... Read More »

Moto Z Family and Moto G4 to Receive Android 7.0 Nougat Update in Q4 2016

Almost all of the Nexus devices have already received the newly launched Android 7.0 Nougat by now. While the non-Nexus devices are still waiting for the Android 7.0 Nougat rollout, Lenovo has plans to release the update to its Moto devices as early as the Q4. Lenovo has confirmed that customers can “expect to see Android N on the Moto ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy On8 Official, to Launch During Flipkart Big Billion Day 2016 Sale

  Samsung, as expected, unveiled the new Galaxy On8 smartphone in India. Priced at Rs. 15,900, the new Samsung Galaxy On8 will be available in Gold, Black and White colours. It will go on sale via Flipkart from October 2 midnight as part of the online retailer’s Big Billion Days sale. The biggest highlight of the new Galaxy On8 is ... Read More »

Lenovo Nabs Second Spot in Indian Smartphone Market in Q2 2016, Says IDC

Lenovo now holds the number two position in India in terms of value, surpassing past Apple, Micromax, and Oppo with a market share of over 9 percent, according to a report by IDC for Q1. The Chinese tech giant also stands at the third position in terms of smartphone shipments, with a 7.7 percent market share. Samsung and Micromax hold ... Read More »

Alcatel XL, Pop 4 Tablets, and Wearables Launched at IFA 2016

  As usual, the IFA 2016 tradeshow in Berlin served as a perfect platform for various companies to showcase their latest products, and a regular exhibitor was Alcatel. The company not only launched a standalone VR headset, but also launched smartphones, tablets and other wearable devices at the event, due to hit the EMEA region starting mid-October. Alcatel launched a ... Read More »

Lenovo A Plus, Lenovo P2 Smartphones Launched at IFA 2016

  Apart from launching the K6, K6 Power, and K6 Note smartphones, Lenovo at IFA 2016 in Berlin also revealed the new A Plus and P2 smartphones. The Lenovo P2 has been priced at EUR 249 (approximately Rs. 18,500) while the Lenovo A Plus will be available at EUR 69 (approximately Rs. 5,200). Both the handsets will be initially available ... Read More »

Lenovo K6, K6 Power, and K6 Note Launched at IFA 2016

  The IFA 2016 tradeshow is underway in Berlin, and Lenovo has quietly launched the K6, K6 Power, and K6 Note smartphones. The company has not announced the pricing of these smartphones, but all of them are expected to roll out starting from September. The smartphones come in Dark Grey, Gold, and Silver colour variants, and sport a metal unibody ... Read More »

Neffos X1, Neffos X1 Max Metal-Clad Smartphones Launched at IFA 2016

TP-Link, a popular networking product manufacturer, has unveiled two new smartphones – the Neffos X1 and Neffos X1 Max – at IFA 2016. The Neffos X1 has been priced at EUR 199 (roughly Rs. 15,000) while the Neffos X1 Max has been priced at EUR 249 (roughly Rs. 18,650). Both the smartphones will come in Cloud Grey and Sunrise Gold ... Read More »