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Freedom 251 Maker Reportedly Refunds First 30,000 Customers

Ringing Bells, the maker of the controversial Freedom 251 smartphone that’s priced at Rs. 251, reportedly claims to have paid back the money it generated from the first 30,000 pre-booking orders on the first day of the sale this month. Mohit Goel, managing director of the Noida-based company, has claimed that the money of all 30,000 customers has been refunded ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Reportedly Comes Under Telecom Ministry’s Scanner

The telecom ministry has done an internal assessment on viability of the handset ‘Freedom251’, being touted as the world’s cheapest smartphone at Rs. 251 (less than $4), and found such a device cannot be offered for less than Rs. 2,300-2,400, say informed sources. “An internal assessment was done by the telecom ministry from the day the phone was launched. Officials ... Read More »

Moto E (Gen 2) Reportedly Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update in India

Motorola back in December confirmed that it will roll out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its Moto E (Gen 2) aka Moto E (2015) handset in select regions. The firm as per user reports has now started seeding the update to its budget device. According to some users (via Android Police), the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update has started rolling ... Read More »

Moto G (Gen 2) Reportedly Starts Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

Motorola has reportedly started seeding Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its second-grneration Moto G smartphone. It is worth mentioning that the company has already rolled out the update for its Moto G (Gen 3) smartphone. The Motorola Moto (Gen 2) users can go in to the Settings app of the smartphone and check for the updates by going in to ... Read More »

Intex Aqua Wing, Aqua Raze Budget Phones Reportedly Launched in India

Intex has reportedly launched two new Aqua-series phones in India, the Aqua Wing and Aqua Raze, according to an established Mumbai-based retailer. The retailer claims that the Intex Aqua Wing and Intex Aqua Raze smartphones are now available to buy in India priced at Rs. 4,599 and Rs. 5,199 respectively. Notably, Intex hasn’t yet announced or listed the devices officially ... Read More »

Samsung Z1 Reportedly Receiving Tizen 2.4 OS Update

Samsung has started rolling out the Tizen 2.4 update to its Samsung Z1 smartphone in India. The update, which was in beta testing programme since September last year, weighs in at 262MB and brings loads of new features. To recall, the Z1 came with Tizen 2.3 out-of-the-box. While the Tizen 2.4 update (Z130HDDU0CPB1) weighs 262MB for regular Z1 users, it ... Read More »

Sony Xperia Z5 Reportedly Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

Sony has reportedly started seeding the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its latest flagship model, the Xperia Z5 smartphone. To recall, the handset launched with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. The OTA firmware update is said to have started reaching Sony Xperia Z5 handsets in Turkey and will soon reach the Xperia Z5 Compact and the Xperia Z5 Premium models. The ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Reportedly Certified by the FCC

After numerous leaks and rumours, the upcoming flagship smartphones – the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge – have reportedly passed the US FCC certification website. The documents first spotted by 9to5Google, mention several radio frequency and LTE tests for the two handsets. Nothing else has been revealed about the handsets. However, what is confirmed is the two ... Read More »