Asus ZenFone Go launches in India for $80

Asus launched its cheapest smartphone in the Indian market, the ZenFone Go. The phone is priced at INR 5,299 ($80) and will be available online through Flipkart. The ZenFone Go is a very basic smartphone, with a 4.5-inch, 854×480 pixel LCD, MediaTek MT6580M chipset, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage with microSD, 5 megapixel rear camera, and VGA front camera. It has ... Read More »

New renders and video featuring Xiaomi Mi 5 leaked

Less than a week after Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 5 flagship smartphone leaked in renders, another leak has popped up. This time, a set of new renders have been leaked by a Weibo user, showing the device in several color options, including white, black, pink, and gold. Not only this, a video featuring the device – specifically the white colored variant ... Read More »

Blackberry Priv gets price cut in Canada

Less than a week after BlackBerry CEO John Chen hinted that the Priv may receive an official price cut early next year, the device’s price has been slashed in the company’s home country of Canada. Local carrier SaskTel is now selling BlackBerry’s debut Android phone for CAD 250 (around $180), which is down CAD 150 from its usual price of ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J1 successor leaks in live image

Over a month after it passed through the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the US, a live image of the Samsung Galaxy J1 successor has leaked online. The leaked image (shown below) was posted by leakster @sleaknow on Twitter. The tweet also included some key specs of the device. According to the leakster, the device is powered by a Samsung ... Read More »

Huawei KIW-AL20 with 5.5-inch display and octa-core CPU clears TENAA

A new Huawei smartphone has been certified by Chinese certification and regulatory authority TENAA, revealing some of its key specs. Listed as Honor KIW-AL20, the device is powered by an octa-core 1.5GHz CPU and sports a 5.5-inch (1920 × 1080 pixel resolution) TFT display. The handset has 3GB RAM and 32GB expandable internal memory. In terms of camera, the Honor ... Read More »

Top ten fan favorites phones of 2015

Popularity is one thing, but fan love is arguably even more important. It’s now time to look back at the phones that most of declared as favorites in 2015. While our top 10 trending chart often sees mid-rangers occupy the top spots due to their sheer sales volume, this is a strictly high-end affair. That’s understandable given that it’s flagships ... Read More »

Top 10 trending phones of week

Hello and welcome to the last top 10 weekly chart for the year. The last week to end in 2015 saw little change in the popularity at the top with the first three all retaining its positions. The mid-range trio is obviously doing well during the holiday shopping spree and still getting plenty of attention. Below it the Samsung Galaxy ... Read More »

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 »