Author Archives: Loknath Das

Xiaomi Mi A2 Gets August Android Security Patch, 60fps Video Recording via Update

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi A2 has received a new software update The update brings the August Android security patch It also adds 60fps support for recording full-HD videos Xiaomi Mi A2 has received a software update that brings the August Android security patch as well as upgrades the rear camera with the ability to record full-HD (1080p) videos at 60fps frame rate. ... Read More »

Vivo X23 Specifications, Images Spotted in Leaks, Tipped to Sport 3D Facial Recognition, Display Notch

Images of an alleged Vivo X23 phone has surfaced in China HIGHLIGHTS Vivo X23 may soon arrive as a successor to the Vivo X21 Leaked images suggest that the phone will come with a ‘water drop screen’ The phone may come with a next-gen in-display fingerprint sensor Chinese manufacturer Vivo is rumoured to launch a new smartphone – Vivo X23 – as the successor ... Read More »

Google Expands Its Bug Bounty Programme to Combat Platform Abuse

HIGHLIGHTS Google is formally expanding its Vulnerability Reward Program The submitted reports are reviewed by the Trust and Safety team Uber had refreshed its policies back in April Google on Wednesday announced that it is formally expanding its Vulnerability Reward Program to include reports about techniques that allow third parties to bypass Google’s abuse, fraud, and spam systems. Previously, the formal statement limited ... Read More »

Is the most expensive Royal Enfield worth the money? Our review of the 500X

Royal Enfield is moving fast with the changing times and does not shy away from experimenting. The Continental GT, for example, was a step in the right direction and another such move comes in the form of the new Urban X twins based on the Thunderbird models. Called the 350x and the 500x, these new bikes promise to up your ... Read More »

2018 Honda Jazz Petrol CVT: CarToq Review

The premium hatchback market has turned out to be a profitable segment for Indian car manufacturers. Almost 30,000 units of the Elite i20 and Baleno are sold every month which in turn means potential revenue to the tune of Rs 25,000 crore annually. Yes, you read that right. No wonder then that Honda too wants to join the party in ... Read More »

Suzuki Burgman 125 Review : Should the TVS NTorq & Honda Grazia be worried?

The 125-cc scooter segment has witnessed a lot of new entrants in the last one year and the latest offering comes from Suzuki. Priced at Rs. 68,000 and available in one version, this small capacity maxi scooter is based on the Access 125 and promises to deliver a premium experience for customers. We rode the scooter for a few days ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 With Bigger Display and Battery Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features a Bluetooth-powered S Pen stylus HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Note 9 supports up to 1TB of internal storage The Galaxy Note 9 features up to 8GB of RAM The smartphone bears a dual rear camera setup Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is officially here. After a host of leaks that outed the price and specifications of the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Goes on Sale via Flipkart, Mi.com in Big Freedom Sale; Redmi 5A Pre-Orders Today

HIGHLIGHTS Friday is normally a weekly flash sale for Redmi Note 5 Pro However, it is available in open sale on Flipkart and Mi.com The 6GB/ 64GB model model was not available at the time of writing Redmi Note 5 Pro has gone on sale in India today, via Flipkart and Mi.com. While Friday is a weekly flash sales day for Chinese electronics firm Xiaomi, ... Read More »

YouTube Names Handsets Offering ‘Best Experience’, Shows Samsung Galaxy Note 9 on Top With No iPhone on List

The list of YouTube Signature Devices includes as many as 18 Android smartphones. HIGHLIGHTS There is an official list of YouTube Signature Devices This includes Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and other premium smartphones But it doesn’t include any iPhone model Samsung Galaxy Note 9 not just has top-notch specifications but is also touted to be a “YouTube Signature Device” for 2019. Samsung at the Galaxy ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A2 Set to Launch in India Tomorrow: Here’s Everything You Should Know

Xiaomi Mi A2 India launch live stream is scheduled to start at at 4pm tomorrow HIGHLIGHTS The Xiaomi Mi A2 launch event is scheduled to start at 4pm on August 8 It will be live streamed for fans to watch in real-time Xiaomi will give 100 people who register for the live stream F-codes Xiaomi Mi A2 India launch is scheduled ... Read More »