Mobile

ZenFone 3 Laser units in Canada not able to make 911 calls, Asus says working on a fix

Asus has issued a formal statement following reports that the Canadian variant of its ZenFone 3 Laser smartphone is unable to make 911 calls. The Taiwanese company has said that it’s working to fix the issue. “On July 6th, 2017 we were made aware that there had been a reported case of a ZenFone 3 Laser device in Canada being unable to ... Read More »

Samsung Bixby Comes to Galaxy A7 (2017), Tipping Integration in Mid-Range Phones

HIGHLIGHTS Only the South Korea Galaxy A7 (2017) variant has got Bixby support It lacks Bixby Voice, and there’s no prominent hardware button as well This could hint at the arrival of Bixby on mid-range Samsung smartphones After many rumours and leaks about a promising voice assistant, Samsung finally launched Bixby AI assistant with the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ devices earlier ... Read More »

Analysts predict the iPhone 8 won’t be the “supercycle” the iPhone 6 was

A trio of analysts from Deutsche Bank claims that the iPhone 8 won’t be able to break the company’s sales records due to the absence of factors that were present leading up to the launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. With smartphones now powerful and marginally improving between the latest releases and folks holding onto their smartphones longer, Deutsche Bank ... Read More »

Nokia 6 arrives in the United States

The Nokia 6 is finally available to US customers as the handset is now in stock on Amazon. The phone is available in two different versions, but in only one color option. If you are a Prime member you can get the Nokia 6 for $179.99 but with a caveat – there are ads on the lockscreen. The standard version without costs ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Specifications, Retail Box Leaked

HIGHLIGHTS Redmi Note 5A tipped to sport a Snapdragon 625 SoC It is expected to sport a dual camera setup at the back The smartphone may pack 4GB of RAM Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 specifications have been leaked in the past, but now its variant has also cropped up online revealing key details about the smartphone. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A’s specifications ... Read More »

Meizu Pro 7 stars in a Chinese TV commercial

All the major Chinese makers released their 2017 flagships except Meizu. The Meizu Pro 7has appeared in numerous leaks, revealing a secondary display on the back, but is yet to officially debut. That might happen soon though as the device has just been spotted in a TV commercial.   The video shows a man on a trip, stopping to take some pictures. ... Read More »

Vivo V5s Energetic Blue Colour Variant Launched, All Models Get Flipkart Discounts

HIGHLIGHTS The Vivo V5s now comes in Energetic Blue colour variant It is priced at Rs. 17,990 for a limited period Highlights a 20-megapixel front-facing camera After launching the Vivo V5s back in April in Matte Black and Crown Gold colour variants, Vivo has now brought an Energetic Blue colour variant of the smartphone to Flipkart. The selfie-focused smartphone, which was initially ... Read More »

The OnePlus 5 scores 87 on DxOMark

OnePlus had been really boasting about the dual-camera featured on the OnePlus 5, even weeks before the phone’s launch. It gave many fans some really high expectations, so some were upset by the camera as far as saying that it wasn’t worth the hype it got. Some notable mentions of the OnePlus 5’s camera are its excellent outdoor shots with “outstanding color and ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 benchmark listing confirms Snapdragon 835 SoC, 6GB RAM

The successor to the Xiaomi Mi Mix has been the subject of several leaks and rumors so far. Back in April, a listing for the device was spotted on GearBest’s website, revealing some key specs. And now, a GFXBench listing – alleged to be of the handset – has surfaced, confirming some of the specs, including Snapdragon 835 chipset and 6GB of RAM. The listing also ... Read More »

OnePlus 2 Now Receiving OxygenOS 3.5.9 Update With 4G VoLTE Fix

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus 2 users start receiving OxygenOS 3.5.9 This update fixes the 4G VoLTE reception issue OnePlus 2 users won’t get the Android 7.0 Nougat update Alongside the OnePlus 5 OxgenOS 4.5.5 update, OnePlus has also rolled out an update for OnePlus 2users as well. Before you rejoice thinking it’s an out-of-the-blue Android 7.0 update, this one brings the much waited 4G VoLTE ... Read More »