Mobile

Le Max with 6.33-inch display and 4GB RAM landing in India next month, LeTV confirms

While we were expecting LeTV to launch its first smartphone in India on January 5, the Chinese company has now revealed that the launch will happen sometime in the mid of the month. The revelation was made during the company’s fan meetup in Bengaluru. The phone that will be launched has also been revealed: the Le Max. The company said ... Read More »

Android 6.0 update for Xiaomi Mi 4, Mi Note, and Mi 3 in final testing stages

Earlier this month, it was revealed that the Marshmallow update for the Mi 4 and Mi Notesmartphones would be arriving soon. And now, it has been announced that the update is in the final stages of testing. The announcement, which also revealed that the Mi 3 will also be getting the update, was made by the Chinese company’s MIUI operations ... Read More »

Lenovo confirms K4 Note will feature fingerprint sensor and NFC

Lenovo has confirmed that its upcoming K4 Note smartphone will come with a fingerprint sensor as well as near field communication (NFC) capabilities. The confirmation came in the form of a tweet (shown below). This comes just a few days after the Chinese company officially confirmed that the handset will have 3GB RAM. For those who aren’t already aware, the ... Read More »

Xiaomi smartphone with 5-inch display and octa-core CPU passes through TENAA

Over a month after it cleared China’s 3C certification, the Mi 2015811 has been certified by Chinese certification and regulatory authority TENAA, revealing some of its key specs. The device is powered by an octa-core 1.5GHz processor, and sports a 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixel resolution) TFT display. It has 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory. In terms of ... Read More »

New Samsung tablet with 8-inch display receives Wi-Fi and Bluetooth certifications

A new Samsung tablet carrying a model number of SM-T375S has received Bluetooth certification from the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) as well as Wi-Fi certification from the WiFi Alliance (WFA). Both certifications were granted recently – Bluetooth on December 24 and Wi-Fi on December 16. The same device was also spotted listed on Zauba – a website which tracks ... Read More »

LG Optimus Zone 3 leaks out on its way to Verizon

Verizon is getting ready to launch a new affordable smartphone from LG. The Optimus Zone 3 has been given the leaked press render treatment by none other than @evleaks today. The images show a 4G LTE capable device sporting software-rendered on-screen Android navigation buttons – not something often seen in this price range. The Optimus Zone 3 will be offered ... Read More »

$2,440 buys you a gold plated BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 from Vietnam

The gold plating experts from Vietnam are back again with a new offering. This time, Karalux focused its efforts on BlackBerry’s Porsche Design P’9983, launched last year with BlackBerry OS 10.3 on board. If you still enjoy the Canadian company’s own operating system (and thus don’t care about the newer, Android-running Priv), this might be for you – especially if ... Read More »

Microsoft exec confirms Lumia 650’s existence

Although the Windows 10-powered Lumia 650 has been the subject of some rumors lately, there hasn’t been any official word or hint about the device by Microsoft. However, that was until now as the company’s CMO Chris Capossela has effectively confirmed the handset’s existence. At a recent Windows Weekly podcast, while replying to a question from ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S6 Mini with 4.6-inch display spotted listed on online retailer’s website

Speculations about a possible Mini version of Samsung’s Galaxy S6 smartphone have been there for quite some time now. Although we saw some purported live photos of the handset earlier this year, there’s hasn’t been a more concrete proof of the device’s existence. However, that was until now, as the Galaxy S6 Mini has now been spotted listed on an ... Read More »

Microsoft Lumia 550 now available for purchase in India

In line with what was reported earlier this week, the Windows 10-powered Microsoft Lumia 550 is now available for purchase in India. The device went on sale in the US and Europeearlier this month. In India, the Redmond, Washington-based company is selling the device for INR 9,199 (around $139), a discount of INR 200 on its official pricing of INR ... Read More »