Tag Archives: Mobile

Indians are hooked to mobile Internet. Read how

In India, 70% use only mobile with male users outnumbering females. Mobile accounts for over half of all digital minutes in 13 markets, and over 75% in Mexico, India and Indonesia. More than 80% of mobile minutes in all markets are spent on apps. In India, 70% use only mobile with male usersoutnumbering females. [“Source-economictimes”] Read More »

Zeiss VR One Connect Brings PC-Powered SteamVR Games to Mobile Headsets

HIGHLIGHTS Zeiss VR One Connect streams SteamVR games to mobile VR headsets The VR games can be played using motion controllers Zeiss VR One Connect will retail for EUR 129 later this year Ahead of IFA 2017, Zeiss and SteamVR have together announced a new VR streaming solution called Zeiss VR One Connect that brings PC-powered VR gaming to smartphones inside mobile VR headsets. Alongside, ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s Smaller Battery Explained by Company’s Mobile Chief

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has a 3300mAh battery Galaxy Note 7 had a 3500mAh battery in comparison Samsung chief says that this was done to guarantee battery safety Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone at a grand event in New York two days ago, and the flagship device offers great specifications on paper and additional features that make it a compelling buy. ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Phone is a single SIM mobile, but will you be restricted to a Jio number? Find out

Reliance Jio Phone has been confirmed to be a single SIM 4G feature phone. In a report on Gadgets360, it was confirmed, and later a Jio representative told The Indian Express that the new Reliance Jio mobile will not be a dual SIM device. Meanwhile, there is no surety on whether Reliance will stick with the single SIM variant or ... Read More »

Jio Phone Key Specification Confirmed: 4G VoLTE Mobile Will Be Single SIM

The much-awaited Jio Phone launched last week with a lot of focus on its features like VoLTE calling and support for apps, but not much was shared by Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani and others at the event about its specifications. Sadly, post-event either not much has been forthcoming from Reliance Jio on the subject in terms of official details of the feature ... Read More »

Virgin Mobile has a $120 discount on an instantly unlockable 32GB and 128GB iPhone SE

Credit: Adam Patrick Murray Ads by Amazon Virgin Mobile is becoming America’s first iPhone-only carrier, and to celebrate its collaboration with Apple, it’s launched heavy deals on a year’s worth of cell service and the purchase price of a new iPhone SE. For existing customers and new customers who port-in a number, Virgin Mobile will give them a year’s worth of ... Read More »

TCL, Vertu Partner to Manufacture 30,000 Luxury Mobile Phones

HIGHLIGHTS Vertu strikes a deal with TCL The deal is worth $40 million 30,000 Vertu phones to be made Luxury phone brand Vertu on Tuesday announced its agreement with TCL Communication which will let the former use the latter’s smartphone technology for its Vertu-branded phones. The partnership will enable Vertu and TCL to come up with a new line of ... 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 »

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 »