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Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) With 4.5-Inch Display, 4G Support Goes Official

Samsung’s Galaxy J1 (2016) smartphone made a brief appearance at one of the company’s physical retail partners in Dubai back in January. The company however made no announcement regarding the launch at that time. Samsung has now made the Galaxy J1 (2016) official in Russia. The smartphone has been listed on the company’s site without pricing and availability details. In ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Launched With Upgrade Programme in South Korea

Tech giant Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it will launch a phone upgrade programme in South Korea this week that will allow subscribers to switch to a new premium handset every 12 months. Customers seeking to buy one of two Galaxy S7 models that go on sale starting Friday could sign up for the programme on a 24-month instalment plan ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J1 mini With 4-Inch Display Goes Official

Samsung was rumoured to be working on a mini-variant of the Galaxy J1 for months. The South Korean company has finally introduced the smartphone in Philippines. The Samsung Galaxy J1 mini is now listed on the company’s Philippines site without any details about availability and pricing. We can expect the smartphone to go on sale soon. The new Samsung Galaxy ... Read More »

ZTE Blade V580 With Fingerprint Sensor, Metal Body Launched

Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE earlier this week made its Blade D2 smartphone available to buy in Vietnam. It has now launched another smartphone in Japan, the Blade V580, listing it on the region-specific website. The ZTE Blade V580 can be pre-ordered only in Japan for now with a price tag of JPY 27,800 (roughly Rs. 16,600). It will start shipping ... Read More »

LeEco Le 2 Spotted in Leaked Images With Specifications in Tow

LeEco (short for Le Ecosystem) may be busy rolling out the Le Max Pro, the world’s first smartphone with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 SoC, in China. However, a set of leaked images have begun doing the rounds on the Internet claiming to show the Le 2 – said to be the successor to the Le 1s. First posted by Mydrivers, the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Phone With 6GB RAM, Micromax CEO Resigns and More News From This Week

After the flurry of mobile phone releases last week, this time around we saw fewer launches, and more variety in the headlines. In India, Micromax CEO Vineet Taneja resigned two years into the job. In August, Micromax Chairman Sanjay Kapoor had stepped down just about a year after joining, and there has been some other high level churn at the ... Read More »

ZTE Blade D2 With 5-Inch Display, 4000mAh Battery Launched

After unveiling its two mid-range ‘Blade’ handsets at MWC 2016 last month, ZTE has launched the budget Blade D2 budget smartphone on the Vietnam website. The handset is priced at VND 2,690,000 (roughly Rs. 8,100) and for now is available in Vietnam only. The company is yet to officially launch the smartphone. As mentioned in the listing, the highlight of ... Read More »

Xiaomi Launches 10000mAh Mi Power Bank Pro With Slimmer Build, Faster Charging

Xiaomi, besides launching its Redmi Note 3 in India last week, also launched its 10000mAh Mi Power Bank Pro with USB Type-C in China. The company additionally announced its Mi Box 3 Enhanced Edition media player. Priced at CNY 149 (roughly Rs. 1,500), the power bank like other Mi Power Bank units sports an aluminium body along with temperature, input ... Read More »

Intex Aqua Twist With 5-Megapixel Rotating Camera Launched at Rs. 5,199

Intex has introduced its new budget Aqua Twist smartphone in India. Priced at Rs. 5,199, the Intex Aqua Twist is now listed on the company’s site and can be expected to be made available in the market soon. One of the biggest highlights of the Intex Aqua Twist is it sports a 5-megapixel rotating camera, a feature that has been ... Read More »

OnePlus 2 Now Receiving OxygenOS 2.2.1 Update With RAW Support, More

OnePlus 2 back in December last year received the OxygenOS 2.2.0 update with several fixes. It now has started receiving OxygenOS 2.2.1 that brings new features in the camera department among other fixes and improvements. The new OS version started rolling out last week. The OxygenOS 2.2.1 update for OnePlus 2 brings RAW file support for the native camera app. ... Read More »