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Asus Zenfone AR landing in UK today

Asus has announced that is bringing it’s Zenfone AR smartphone to the UK. In fact, the company has confirmed that the device will be available to pre-order in the country starting today (July 21). As for pricing, the phone will carry a tag of £799 (around $1,035). Those pre-ordering will also get a Daydream View unit free. First 30 pre-orders will be ... Read More »

Mysterious Nubia visits GeekBench with Snapdragon 617

An as-of-yet unknown Nubia device has popped up on GeekBench with the model number NX591J, sporting Android 7.1.1 Nougat, 6GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 617 chipset. This could be a cheaper Nubia Z17, whether lite or mini s. Outside of the single-core score of 1080 and multi-core score of 2921 there’s nothing in the GeekBench listing to indicate which ... Read More »

Xiaomi 3rd Mi anniversary sale debuts today in India

Interestingly, the Mi Max 2 that was launched in the country earlier this week will also go on sale for the first time during this sale. The other products those are available during the 3rd Mi anniversary sale include accessories, Mi earphones, power banks and more. Even the three successful Redmi smartphones will be listed for sale. During this sale, ... Read More »

Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5X receives FCC certification ahead of July 26 launch

We have seen the device appearing in many leaks and rumors. Yesterday we came across some of the alleged pictures of the Mi 5X. Today, a Xiaomi smartphone with the model number MDG2 was certified by FCC. And we assume it to be the upcoming Mi 5X. Unfortunately, the FCC documents have not revealed any of its specs except for ... Read More »

IDC: Worldwide smartphone shipments grew 3.4% in 1Q17, Windows phone market falls

The report said that, Windows Phone shipments continue to fall as the lack of new hardware partners, developer support, and overall enthusiasm for the platform show no immediate signs of recovery. Meanwhile, the report said that Android would continue to capture roughly 85 percent of the worldwide smartphone volume. It said, Despite a slew of very attractive high-end Android products, ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 May Have a Bug That Could Prevent You From Making an Emergency Call

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus 5 is said to reboot when users dial 911 It remains unclear what’s causing the issue This isn’t the first time OnePlus 5 has run into an issue If some users’ complaints are to believed, the newly launched OnePlus smartphone may have a bug that reboots the phone when an emergency number is dialled. The issue was first discovered by ... Read More »

Samsung strikes a deal with Apple to manufacture 7nm A12 chipsets

Samsung has reportedly signed a deal with Apple to build 7nm A12 chips for the next-year iPhone. This marks the first time the Korean company will make the SoC after it lost the deal to its Taiwanese rival TSMC in 2013. Samsung purchased extreme UV machines, which is the most advanced equipment for chipset production to build the 7nm processor ... Read More »

Case maker shows off LG V30’s backside

Getting a second source on information is always nice, so here’s another look at the LG V30after the CAD-based 3D renders from last week. These come courtesy of case-maker Ringkeby way of MobileFun. The accessory retailer says that both its US and UK sites already host the V30 cases – that’s right, the new V-series flagship is actually coming to Europe this time around! It will bring ... Read More »

Nokia 3 Now Available With Zero Percent Interest EMI Schemes in India

Nokia 3, the cheapest of the three new Nokia Android phones, will now be available in India with interest free financial schemes. HMD Global has struck a deal with Home Credit to offer prospective Nokia 3 buyers an interest free scheme. Nokia 3, an offline-exclusive Nokia Android phone, went on sale in India few weeks back. It is available in the country at ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Feature Phone Images, Specifications, Features Leaked

Reliance Jio is set to make a splash once again, if rumoursare anything to go by. It is widely expected the company will launch the Rs. 500 Jio feature phone on July 21, the day the Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) holds its Annual General Meeting. The Jio feature phone has been in the tech grapevine since early this year, and now two new reports ... Read More »