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  • 8 lesser-known built-in Android features that can help you make the most of your smartphone April 16, 2014

    Android users install a plethora of apps to enrich their smartphone experience, but what many miss on are built-in Android features that can make it even more fulfilling. These eight features come pre-loaded on Android phones running Jelly Bean and above and not all of them may be available on older...
  • Android KitKat, Jelly Bean under cyber threat; users' data could be compromised March 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A "critical flaw" has been detected in the virtual private network offered by Android operating systems in the Indian cyberspace leading to "hijack" of personal data of users. Internet security sleuths have alerted consumers of this web-based service to guard against the spread of this virus which affects...
  • Motorola Moto G budget smartphone available online for Rs 15,137 December 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The recently launched Moto G smartphone is expected to be officially launched in India next month, but the phone has already made its way to an online store in India. The budget smartphone Moto G is available on the ecommerece site Shopyourworld.com. The website is selling the 8GB...
  • Karbonn Titanium X with 5inch 1080p display, 13MP camera launched at Rs 18,490 December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Karbonn has launched a new smartphone Titanium X which comes with a 5inch full HD IPS screen. The Karbonn Titanium X is powered by a 1.5 GHz quadcore processor coupled with 1GB RAM. The phone comes with an internal memory of 16GB internal memory. The phone...
  • Karbonn Titanium S5 Plus with 5inch display goes on sale online for Rs 10,990 December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A new smartphone from Karbonn named "Titanium S5 Plus" has made its way to an online store. The phone has not yet been officially announced, but it is available on Saholic.com for Rs 10,990. The website says the phone will be delivered by December 7. Karbonn Titanium S5 Plus...
  • Micromax Bolt A61 with 4inch display goes on sale for Rs 4,999 December 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Micromax silently launched its new, lowcost Android smartphone Bolt A61. The phone is available on the official site for Rs 4,999. The phone runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is powered by a 1GHz processor coupled with 256MB RAM. It has a 4inch display and a 2 megapixel...
  • Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 with dualcore CPU launched, available online for Rs 10,890 December 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Samsung has silently introduced the successor to its popular Galaxy S Duos smartphone. Named the Galaxy S Duos 2, the new smartphone comes with a 4inch WVGA display. The Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 is available on ecommerce site Snapdeal.com for Rs 10,890. It runs on the...
  • Karbonn Titanium S7 with 5inch display up for preorder at Rs 14,999 November 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Karbonn's new smartphone Titanium S7 is now up for preorder on ecommerce site Flipkart.com for Rs 14,999. The website lists the estimated release date as the 5th week of November. It is a dual SIM (GSM+GSM) phone and has a 5inch full HD display. The phone is powered by...
  • Google's new Nexus 7 launched in India, available on Play Store at Rs 20,999 onwards November 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Alongside the Nexus 5 smartphone, Google has also launched its new Nexus 7 tablet in India. The new Nexus 7 tablet is now available on the Google India Play Store. The tablet comes in two models 16GB and 32GB. Google is selling the 16GB WiFi only variant...
  • LG G2 review: Fresh design, impressive display make it stand out November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: It has been two years since a smartphone innovation made me sit up and take notice. The last time was when Samsung showed to us that size matters with the Galaxy Note and initiated the phablet phenomenon. And now LG has captured my attention with hardware innovation in...
  • Samsung SMG7102 spotted in FCC database, likely to have a 5.25inch display November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Samsung may have another smartphone in the pipeline, according to the FCC database. While the device is yet to be announced, a quick look reveals that the handset comes with the model name SMG7102, and by the looks of it, the device will come with a large display and...
  • Xolo A600 with 4.5inch display, 5MP camera launched at Rs 8,199 November 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Xolo launched its new smartphone Xolo A600 which has a 4.5inch qHD IPS display. The phone is available in 2 colours white and black. It comes packed with a 1900mAh battery. Powered by a 1.3GHz dualcore processor coupled with 512MB MB RAM, the phone runs...
  • Xolo Q900 with 4.7inch display, quadcore CPU launched at Rs 12,999 October 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Expanding its smartphone portfolio, Xolo launched another smartphone Xolo Q900. It has a 4.7inch display (312 ppi) and runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The phone is equipped with a 1.2 GHz quadcore processor and 1 GB RAM. According to the company, it supports 1080p video recording and...
  • Micromax Canvas Turbo launched at Rs 19,990, features 5inch 1080p display, 13MP camera October 26, 2013

    New Delhi: After teasing for quite sometime, Micromax launched its new 5inch smartphone Canvas Turbo (A250) in India at Rs 19,990. The smartphone is available to consumers starting October 26. The phone has a 5inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Powered by a 1.5GHz...
  • Google Nexus 7 now available online at Rs 9,999 October 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Almost a yearold Nexus 7 tablet (16GB model) is now available on ecommerce store Flipkart.com for Rs 9999. While Google is still selling the same device on the Play Store for Rs 15,999, the device is available on Flipkart.com at approximately 40 per cent discount. The 32GB...
  • Google unveils new Nexus 7, Android 4.3, Chromecast Internet TV dongle July 25, 2013

    San Francisco: Google is betting consumers will pay slightly more for a sleeker, more powerful version of its Nexus 7 tablet as the Internet company escalates its rivalry with Apple and Amazon.com in technology's key battleground the mobile computing market. The fancier devices unveiled on Wednesday in San Francisco will...
  • 11 new features in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean July 24, 2013

    As expected there was only an incremental update to the world's most popular smartphone operating system. Android 4.3 includes a few new features and will start rolling out to compatible Nexus devices from Wednesday while the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Google Play Editions will have to wait a...
  • Live blog and live stream: Google's Android, Chrome, Nexus event July 24, 2013

    Google is expected to unveil the next generation of its Nexus tablets on Wednesday in its latest challenge to Apple's marketleading iPad and Amazon's Kindle Fire along with an updated version of the Android operating system, believed to be version 4.3. The new Nexus tablets are likely to be the...
  • BlackBerry 10.2 update will bring support for Android 4.2 apps June 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Android apps could already run on BlackBerry 10, but the runtime environment was built for Gingerbread apps, so BB10 users couldn't get many of those great 4.0+ apps for their phone. All that is about to change as the Beta release of the BlackBerry Runtime for Android Apps and...
  • Liquid S1: Acer's first phablet with a 5.7inch display announced June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has launched its first phablet Liquid S1 at Computex 2013. The phablet has a 5.7inch 1280 x 720 display. The phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and is powered by a quadcore 1.5 GHz processor. The smartphone supports 720p videos. It has 1GB of RAM and 8GB of...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy Mega 6.3, 5.8 in India at Rs 31,490, Rs 25,100 May 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Encouraged by the response to its Galaxy Note series of phones, Samsung has launched two new phablets in India Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Mega 5.8 at Rs 31,490 and Rs 25,100, respectively. The Galaxy Mega phones are equipped with an 8 megapixel rearfacing camera and a...
  • Micromax Canvas Doodle A111 available online for Rs 12,999 May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Micromax's new smartphone Canvas Doodle A111 is now available on Snapdeal.com for Rs 12,999. It is a dual SIM phone and has a 5.3inch capacitive display. The phone runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS. The Canvas Doodle A111 comes with a flip cover and stylus. The phone...
  • Samsung Galaxy Chat gets Jelly Bean update in India May 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Here's an interesting news for those who own the Samsung Galaxy Chat smartphone in India. News has it that the smartphone is the latest to receive a delicious Jelly Bean update. Mobigyaan has received information that the smartphone has got a Jelly Bean update with base firmware B5330XXUBMD2. Those...
  • First impression review: Samsung Galaxy S4 May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: We intend to use the top weapon in Samsung's mobile phone arsenal for a little longer before we post our full review of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Meanwhile, here are our first impressions about the muchdiscussed device that is the first phone with an 8core processor. The Galaxy S4...
  • Samsung to launch new flagship phone Galaxy S4 in India today April 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Samsung is all set to launch the muchawaited Galaxy S4 in India today. The phone is likely to be priced somewhere around Rs 42,000; the exact price will be revealed during the launch event that is happening today. Samsung's latest flagship phone, the Galaxy S4, which has a 5inch...
  • Acer Liquid E2 with quadcore processor, Android Jelly Bean announced April 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has unveiled its new smartphone named "Liquid E2". This is the latest addition to the lineup and the third smartphone Acer launched since the beginning of the year. The phone has a 4.5inch qHD display based on IPS technology. The Liquid E2 is the first Acer quadcore...
  • Lava starts rolling out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to Iris 501 April 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Lava has announced that it is now rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Iris 501. This brings a number of new features to the smartphone, with one of the most prominent ones being Google's triplebuffering technology dubbed Project Butter, which will make the phone's interface...