Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB RAM, 128GB Storage Variant Goes on Sale in India

After launching it last week, Samsung on Friday has made the Samsung Galaxy S8+ (Review) variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage available to buy in India. You can purchase it via Flipkart and the Samsung Shop. The Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB RAM, 128GB storage variant price in India is Rs. 74,900. As an introductory offer, the company says, all ... Read More »

Nougat update starts hitting Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Tab S2

Verizon has started pushing out a new update to Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 units on its network. Arriving as software version NRD90M.T818VVRU1BQE1, the update brings along Android Nougat version 7.0. The device’s software update page on the carrier’s website reveals several changes, including new battery management page, split screen functionality, new Effects preview screen for photos, and updated keyboard and ... Read More »

TRAI floats paper to frame rules for mobile data speed claims

  Taking cognizance of poor data speed on mobile phones despite high tariff, telecom regulator Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today floated a consultation paper to frame rules to ensure transparency in the claims made by service providers surrounding wireless broadband speed. “Through the present consultation paper, the authority intends to seek the inputs of stakeholders on ensuring transparency ... Read More »

Microsoft Reportedly Working on Mobile Reboot With New Software and Hardware

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft reportedly internally testing a new phone It’s being said that there is a separate branch of Windows Mobile CEO Nadella had recently said that they haven’t given up on phones Microsoft’s Windows 10 Mobile effort could be very well declared dead and outdated with no update on the software and no roadmap for future. However, a new report ... Read More »

Yu Yureka Black Launch Set for Thursday, Will Be Flipkart Exclusive

HIGHLIGHTS Yureka Black to be Flipkart exclusive New Yureka Black likely to go on sale from Thursday Micromax’s Yu will be launching a new smartphone after nine months Micromax’s Yu Televentures subsidiary, after a brief sabbatical, is gearing up to launch a new smartphone, the Yureka Black. The domestic handset maker has been creating hype around the launch of the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C10 Photo Leak Tips New Dual Camera Setup Design

HIGHLIGHTS Galaxy C10 render was leaked earlier this month as well New dual camera setup design is different than previous render The phone might feature a dedicated Bixby button Earlier this month, a leaked render indicated that the rumoured Samsung Galaxy C10 might beat the Galaxy Note 8 to become the first smartphone from the company to feature a dual ... Read More »

Who is the worst at driving while on the phone?

According to police, older drivers are the worst offenders for texting while driving. Do you get frustrated when you see someone texting while driving or talking on the phone behind the wheel? A lot of us would point the blame at younger drivers, the generation who are obsessed with their phones. But police suggest that might not be the case. ... Read More »

Oppo R11 to be officially unveiled next month

The unveiling date for the Oppo R11 has been revealed – it’s June 10. The information comes in the form of a leaked poster shared by a Weibo user that has the date on it. The R11 has been the subject of several rumors and leaks so far. Recently, the device (along with its Plus variant) received certification from from ... Read More »

What is mobile gigabit, and why should you care?

You may have heard about this thing called a gigabit phonerecently. The term was thrown around a lot during the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S8, since that’s the first commercially available handset to support the technology. But gigabit will also be included on Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium and other high-end phones, which means you’ll probably hear about it a lot ... Read More »

Mobile phone penetration in India set to rise to 85-90% by 2020: report

According to the report, only 44.1% of women own a mobile phone compared with 73% of men. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/ Mint Mumbai: Mobile phone penetration in India is set to rise to 85-90% by 2020 from the current levels of 65-75%, according to a report issued by Omidyar Network on Wednesday. However, only half of the smartphone owners in the ... Read More »