Tag Archives: Smartphones

Lyf Wind 3 and Flame 8 Budget Android Smartphones to Be Available Online

Reliance Retail’s Lyf brand is gearing up to launch two new smartphones, the Wind 3 and Flame 8, in India. Both the smartphones will be the first to go on sale via a third party e-commerce website Flipkart. As of now, there is no word whether both these handsets will be also available via the company’s offline retail channel. The ... Read More »

2016 Nexus Smartphones Will Be Available Via Carriers: Report

Nexus phones usually have certain qualities associated with them, however, with upcoming smartphones in the series, it seems like Google will be changing many of these qualities. In June Google CEO Sundar Pichai suggested that the company will be more ‘opinionated’ with its Nexus devices going forward. Latest leaks suggest that the smartphones will be sold through carriers, unlike most ... Read More »

Huawei Says It Shipped 60.5 Million Smartphones Globally in the First Half of 2016

China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world’s third-largest smartphone vendor, said first-half global smartphone shipments jumped 25 percent, helped by rapid growth in traditionally high-end markets such as Europe. Shenzhen-based Huawei, which competes with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc, shipped 60.5 million smartphones globally in the first half. Huawei’s consumer business group, which includes its smartphone division, booked ... Read More »

RBI To Make Funds Transfer Via Smartphones Easier

Hyderabad: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday said it will become easier in the coming weeks for people to transfer funds between bank accounts through their smartphones. Speaking at the IDRBT Banking Technology Excellence Awards function, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan also made a case for tax benefits to merchants for promoting digital transactions. Leveraging the high mobile density, ... Read More »

Flipkart ‘Big Exchange Days’ Has Offers on Smartphones, Tablets, and More

E-commerce website Flipkart is having an exchange offer on several smartphones, tablets, laptops, and televisions. The exchange offer is valid only for Monday and Tuesday. Under the offer, interested consumers can get a new device in exchange of an old device; though the product being exchanged needs to be functional with its display intact. Some of the smartphones available under ... Read More »

Facebook Explains Why Its App Doesn’t Slow Down on Older Smartphones

If you want to know why Facebook never hangs or slows down on your old smartphone, this is because a team of engineers is working to improve the functioning of the social media app 24/7. According to The Verge, Facebook’s Mobile Device Lab tests Facebook’s software on older phones to discover whether any bit of a new code, no matter ... Read More »

Google Buys Startup That Helps Smartphones Recognise Real Life Objects

Google on Wednesday announced a deal to buy Moodstocks, a French startup behind technology that helps smartphones recognize whatever they are aimed at. Moodstocks caught the US technology giant’s eye for its work in computer vision and machine learning, as well for accomplishments in enabling smartphones or other mobile devices to recognize images and objects. Google is among Silicon Valley ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Says Will Launch New Smartphones, HD LED TV on Thursday

The Freedom 251 smartphone manufacturer Ringing Bells has now announced that it is launching a high-definition television set in the market. The company is holding an event in Delhi on July 7 where it is set to launch the Freedom HD LED TV. Alongside, Ringing Bells says it will will also be unveiling new ‘range’ of smartphones at the event. ... Read More »

LG X5, X Skin Budget Smartphones With 4G Guide Launched

LG has unveiled two new X-collection smartphones, the X5 and X Skin, in South Korea. The employer has also unveiled the X Energy smartphone in its domestic turf which became final month introduced globally. The LG X5 has been priced at SKW 2 hundred,000 (about Rs. eleven,seven-hundred) and can be to be had in White and Black hues. The LG ... Read More »

Huawei Set to release New Smartphones at Pre-IFA 2016 occasion on September 1

Huawei has started sending invites for a September 1 pre-IFA 2016 occasion in Berlin, and the enterprise is anticipated to release its today’s lineup of smartphones on the event. at the same time as nothing lots is stated at the invite (thru GSMArena), Huawei is predicted to launch the successor to its Mate eight phablet beforehand of the a lot ... Read More »