Mobile

Xiaomi Opens Its 1000th Service Centre in India, Has Presence in Over 600 Cities

HIGHLIGHTS The 1000th service centre has been opened in Hyderabad, Telangana It marks 100 percent year-on-year growth 500 centers are authorised for Mi TV repairs Chinese phone maker Xiaomi on Wednesday announced the opening of its service centre number one thousand in India. The company which has presence in over 600 cities in the country, opened up its 1000th service centre in ... Read More »

Moto X4 Unlocked, Prime Variants Get Android 8.1 Oreo Update: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The Moto X4 was launched at IFA last year The smartphone is set to receive Android P whenever it arrives The unlocked and Prime variants are now getting Android 8.1 Oreo update Lenovo launched the Moto X4 smartphone at IFA last year, with the Moto X4 Android One edition for Project Fi following in September. The Android One variant got the Android ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Allegedly Spotted in Leaked Images With iPhone X-Like Display Notch

HIGHLIGHTS Images of an alleged Redmi 6 Pro have been leaked China The phone is seen to sport a display notch At the back, there is a fingerprint scanner and a dual camera setup Xiaomi has already confirmed the launch date of the Redmi 6 Pro, but leaks and rumours are doing their bit to give away as many details of the upcoming ... Read More »

Motorola granted patent for foldable smartphone with heating hinge

Motorola has been granted a patent for a foldable smartphone with a thermal element in the hinge. The element heats up the place where the screen has been deformed from being folded and straightens it. Using this design Motorola could make a flexible OLED smartphone that flexes both inward and outward and it could even have more than one hinge ... Read More »

Realme 1 Silver Limited Edition With 4GB RAM Will Go on Sale on June 18

Realme 1 price in India is Rs. 10,990 for the Silver limited edition model HIGHLIGHTS Silver colour variant of Realme 1 will be available starting June 18 The phone will come will 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage It will be available exclusively via Amazon India Realme has announced that the Moonlight Silver colour variant of the Realme 1 smartphone will ... Read More »

MIUI 10 Screenshots Leak Ahead of May 31 Launch, Show Android P-Inspired Design

  HIGHLIGHTS MIUI 10 may be unveiled alongside Xiaomi Mi 8 The Xiaomi Mi 8 is set to launch on May 31 MIUI 10 seems to be heavily inspired by Android P Xiaomi is set to unveil the Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphone on May 31, and at the event the company is even going to unveilthe Mi Band 3. Alongside, the MIUI 10 reveal has also been ... Read More »

Some Android Smartphones, Tablets From ZTE, Archos Said to Have Pre-Installed Malware: Avast

HIGHLIGHTS Malware is named as Cosiloon It was found in phones from ZTE, Archos, and myPhone Adware, installed on a firmware level, is difficult to remove Hundreds of Android smartphones and tablets, including ones from manufacturers such as ZTE, Archos, and myPhone, have been found to ship with pre-installed adware. Interestingly, a large number of such handsets are not certified by Google. According to a ... Read More »

New Nokia models, including Nokia 8 Sirocco and 7 Plus reach Australia

Aussies can pick up one of the new Nokia phones starting today. You can find them at either JB Hi Fi or Harvey Norman, except for the Nokia 8 Sirocco, which is exclusive to JB (for now at least), and the Nokia 1, which is exclusive to Harvey Norman. Also, the Nokia 7 Plus will be delivered by the end ... Read More »

Huawei announces Honor 7A and Honor 7C in India

Honor 7A and Honor 7C just arrived in India, as promised last week. The phones were announced in partnership with Reliance Jio. The entry-level devices will be available for purchase at the end of May on Flipkart, Amazon India, and the official Honor Store. There are also exclusive cashback deals and additional data packages if a phone is purchased through the ... Read More »

Govt allows eSIMs, hikes mobile connections limit to 18 per persons

Mobile users will not need to buy a new SIM while changing service provider or buying a new connection, according to new guidelines issued by the Department of Telecom to allow use of embedded SIMs (eSIM). The eSIM will be installed in the device and details of service providers can be updated in it at the time a customer buys ... Read More »