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Next Samsung Galaxy Note phone to pack in LG-made battery

According to a new report out of Korea, Samsung is considering sourcing batteries from LG Chem (the battery manufacturing arm of LG) for its Galaxy Note8 smartphone as well as other phones launching thereafter. Talks are on, and nothing is finalized yet, the report says, but adds that a deal seems likely. If the deal goes through, the Galaxy Note8 ... Read More »

Next generation Japanese spec Suzuki Swift brochure leaked

There will be a new Maruti Suzuki Swift next year and ahead of its official debut, the brochure of the Japanese spec model has been leaked. It reveals that the popular hatchback retains its overall silhouette but gets a new face and rear-end. The new design brings the Swift into the modern age and includes a completely new face, tail ... Read More »

Hyundai India to hike prices across its range from next month

Hyundai India has announced a price hike across all its models by up to Rs 1 lakh. It will be effective from January 2017 and for all the cars in the Hyundai line-up including the recently launched Tucson. The Korean manufacturer has stated the reason for the increase in the cost to be the increasing input cost and the fluctuating ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 9 will likely be coming to the US early next year

Whether you are a fan of Huawei or not, it is hard to deny that the Chinese giant made some pretty big strides on the smartphone flagship scene last month. Of course, we are talking about the Huawei Mate 9, as well as its exquisite Porsche Design sibling. Availability for the pair is still scarce, but does already cover most ... Read More »

Apple Pay’s adoption rate hits 35% mark in US; service coming to GAP next year

Apple has revealed that the adoption rate for its mobile payments service – Apple Pay – in the US has crossed the 35% mark, which translates into 4 million locations. The revelation was made by Apple Pay chief Jennifer Bailey. Bailey noted that the service’s adoption in the country jumped from 4% to 35% in just two years. Commenting on ... Read More »

New rumor says Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro will be made official next month

According to a new rumor out of China, Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro smartphones sometime in December. The rumor, which came in the form of a Weibo post, also revealed some key information about the devices. It says the Galaxy C5 Pro will carry a model number of SM-C5010 and will be powered by ... Read More »

Tata Tiago AMT delayed until next year

The Tiago has been successful in bringing Tata Motors back into the numbers after it crossed 6,000 sales in the last month. Knowing the demand for automatics, we expected Tata to bring the AMT version of the Tiago soon after its launch. But, it seems that you will have to wait further for the AMT. The Tiago AMT will be ... Read More »

BMW 5 Series Touring to debut early next year

Now that the latest-gen G30 BMW 5 Series sedan is officially out, it’s time for the more practical Touring (estate) model to come into focus. It still won’t be coming to India in a hurry, of course, given we have never warmed up to the estate body style. That said, the Indian market will get the new 5 in sedan ... Read More »

Lenovo Phab2 Plus landing in India next week

The Lenovo Phab2 Plus smartphone, which was unveiled at the company’s Tech World event back in June this year, will be launched in India next week – November 8 to be precise. Media invites for the event have been sent and the company has also started teasing the launch on Twitter. View image on Twitter Follow Lenovo India ✔@Lenovo_in Why ... Read More »

Maruti Baleno SHVS likely to be launched next year

The Baleno hatchback from Maruti Suzuki has played a vital role in contributing to the manufacturer’s overall sales numbers in the country. In an effort to strengthen the premium hatchback’s standing in the country, the automaker is developing a mild-hybrid SHVS version of the popular hatchback. Spotted on the country’s streets on numerous occasions, the SHVS version likely to be ... Read More »