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Gionee S9 and S9T With Dual Rear Cameras Likely to Be Unveiled on November 15

Gionee is gearing up to launch the Gionee S9 and S9T smartphones soon. Earlier this week, the smartphones were spotted on the Chinese certification site TENAA, and on Thursday the Chinese smartphone maker announced a November 15 unveiling of the Gionee S9 and S9T smartphones. The Gionee S9 and S9T have been rumoured for a while now and one of ... Read More »

Some Google Pixel Phone Users Reporting Issues With LTE Connectivity

  After Bluetooth pairing issues, Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL phone users are now complaining of connectivity issues, particularly on the LTE band 4 frequency. Users across the world are reporting LTE signal issues on their Pixel phones. While users on different bands are reporting issues, the most complaints are generated from LTE band 4 (FDD-LTE, 1700MHz) users. It ... Read More »

Zopo Color F2 With Multi-Function Fingerprint Sensor Launched at Rs. 10,790

  Zopo on Tuesday launched the Color F2 smartphone in India, priced at Rs. 10,790. The highlight of the smartphone is its ‘multi-function’ fingerprint scanner, embedded on the rear panel, which enables users to control various aspects of the smartphone, such as video and audio playback. The dual-SIM (Micro-SIM + Nano-SIM) Zopo Color F2 runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the ... Read More »

Moto M With Metal Body, 3050mAh Battery Goes Official

  Lenovo is expected to launch the Moto M alongside the Lenovo P2 in China on Tuesday, however even before the event begins, the company has listed the Moto M smartphone on its website. The listing reveals that the Motorola Moto M is priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,700), and comes with a fingerprint scanner at the back and ... Read More »

Samsung Apologises for Galaxy Note 7 Scandal With US Newspaper Ads

Samsung took out advertisements Monday in major US newspapers to apologize for the Galaxy Note 7 scandal in which fire-prone batteries forced a global recall of the popular smartphones. The full-page ads in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and Washington Post admitted the company “fell short” on its promise of delivering “breakthrough technologies that enrich people’s lives.” “For ... Read More »

Vivo X9, Vivo X9 Plus With Dual Selfie Camera to Launch on November 16

Vivo has announced that it is hosting an event in Beijing on November 16. At the event, the Chinese company is set to launch the Vivo X9 and Vivo X9 Plus smartphones. The highlight of the smartphones are that they sport a dual camera setup at the front, for better selfies and video chats. Unlike other phones that are focused ... Read More »

General Mobile GM5 Android One Smartphone With Android 7.0 Nougat Launched

Last year in May, Google’s Android One initiative reached Turkey with the General Mobile 4G smartphone. Since then, the Turkish manufacturer General Mobile has launched the 5 Plus smartphone in the market as well, and now a new Android One smartphone has been added to the mix expanding its portfolio. Furthering Google’s efforts to bring stock Android and modern connectivity ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 to Launch With AI-Powered Virtual Assistant

Samsung Electronics said Sunday it will offer an artificial intelligence assistant service in the upcoming flagship smartphone, as the South Korean firm seeks recovery from its global smartphone recalls. The Galaxy S8 will let users order food or perform other tasks without going through a third-party application but by simply asking the phone’s virtual assistant, Samsung said in a statement. ... Read More »

Google Play Fights Fraud and Spam Installs With Improved Detection, Filtering

Google on Monday announced it was rolling out improved detection and filtering mechanisms on Google Play, with the aim to prevent app developers from deceitfully boosting the popularity of their apps. The search giant says this will help users discover deserving apps, apart from allowing honest developers to showcase their offerings. In a post on the Android Developers Blog, Google ... Read More »

Toyota’s Smart Key Box Lets You Start Your Car With Your Smartphone

Toyota Motor Corp will pilot its new Smart Key Box technology in fleets used by US car-sharing service Getaround next year, stepping up its push to benefit from new mobility services seen by some as a threat to traditional car ownership. The world’s biggest automaker confirmed last week that it has invested in San Francisco-based Getaround, adding to the partnership ... Read More »