Mobile

Major Canadian carriers start selling Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 is now available for purchase through carriers in Canada. Major players like Telus, Rogers, Videotron, and Freedom Mobile are selling the rugged device in the country. As for pricing, while Videotron is offering the handset for CAD300 ($225), Freedom Mobile is selling it for CAD320 ($240). Telus and Rogers variants, on the other hand, cost ... Read More »

LG X Power2 with 4,500mAh battery now available in Canada

The 4,500mAh battery totting LG X Power2 is now available for purchase in Canada. Most of the major carriers in the country are selling the device, including Fido, Bell, Bell MTS, Virgin Mobile, Videotron, and Freedom Mobile. Pricing depends on the carrier of your choice – the lowest tag is CAD 249.99 (around $190), which Bell, Bell MTS, and Virgin ... Read More »

Gionee A1 Virat Kohli Signature Edition launched, will be exclusive to Amazon

Gionee has announced a special Virat Kohli Signature Edition Gionee A1 in India. Gionee has announced a special Virat Kohli Signature Edition Gionee A1 in India. The limited edition Gionee A1 will feature Indian skipper Virat Kohli’s signature at the back. The device will be made exclusively on Amazon.in starting 12 PM on June 27 for Rs 19,999. The pre-booking ... Read More »

TCL, Vertu Partner to Manufacture 30,000 Luxury Mobile Phones

HIGHLIGHTS Vertu strikes a deal with TCL The deal is worth $40 million 30,000 Vertu phones to be made Luxury phone brand Vertu on Tuesday announced its agreement with TCL Communication which will let the former use the latter’s smartphone technology for its Vertu-branded phones. The partnership will enable Vertu and TCL to come up with a new line of ... Read More »

LG V20 again going for $399.99 in US

Last week, retailer B&H was offering the LG V20 for $399.99. In case you missed that deal for some reason, you’ll be glad to know that the device is again available for the same price. This time Daily Steals is offering the promo. It’s worth mentioning that the device is listed for $499.99, but you can bring this figure down ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 caught cheating on multi-core benchmarks

Here we go again… again. The OnePlus 5 was caught cheating on benchmarks in order to achieve its chart-topping performance. A detailed investigation by XDA-Developers discovered the mechanism of the cheat. Hit the source link for the full details, here’s the TL;DR version. When a benchmark is detected, the 5 locks the “little” cluster of its Snapdragon 835 chipset at ... Read More »

Watch the OnePlus 5 announcement live here

The hype has been building up for months and the floodgates are finally about to open – you can watch it happen live right here. “It” being the unveiling of the OnePlus 5, of course! There have been plenty of official teasers and unofficial leaks, we’ve summarized them here. Or if you prefer, you can watch the stream spoiler-free. Your ... Read More »

HMD may have cancelled the Nokia 9 with 4GB RAM in favor of the 6GB model

Well, that clears it us – we’ve seen three different Nokia 9 versions with 4GB, 6GB and 8GB of RAM. The phone was recently certified by the FCC but it seems that the commission got a letter from HMD, asking them to transfer the TA-1004 permits to the TA-T1012. In short, it seems that HMD decided against selling the 4GB ... Read More »

vivo may be first to out a smartphone with fingerprint sensor embedded in the screen

For many months now rumors have claimed that Samsung, Apple, or both companies will come out with devices sporting a fingerprint scanner embedded in the display this year. When that didn’t happen for the Galaxy S8 and S8+, the speculation switched its focus onto the upcoming Note8. And for Apple this has always been claimed with regard to the tenth ... Read More »

Honor 8 Lite, UberPOOL Ola Share Ban, Reliance Jio Playing by Rules, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Stop using Windows XP or Vista by end of the year to continue using Gmail LG’s Android Wear smartwatches priced close to Apple Watches PS, Xbox piracy forums hacked, user details out in the open Globally, carpooling is seen as a viable solution for semi-public transportation. But a technicality is preventing services like UberPOOL or Ola Share to operate ... Read More »