Android Phones

  • LG G3: LG's new flagship smartphone coming to India today; features a 5.5-inch Quad HD display (2560x1440, 538ppi) July 21, 2014

    Update: LG G3: LG launches its flagship phone with 2560x1440 pixel display in India at Rs 47,990 New Delhi: LG is all set to launch the much-awaited G3 smartphone in India today at its event in Mumbai. The LG G3, which is the company's new flagship smartphone, however, has already made...
  • Idea launches new Android-powered 3G smartphone at Rs 4,999 June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Extending its portfolio of 3G smartphones to 16, Idea Cellular launched another device for Rs 4,999, which comes bundled with data benefits. The country's third largest operator has already sold over 7 lakh devices from its earlier range of 3G smartphones. "Idea is the only mobile operator in...
  • Spice Stellar 360 with 3.5-inch touschreen, QWERTY keypad available for Rs 4,799 June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Spice has now introduced a touch-and-type Android smartphone that comes with a QWERTY keypad. The phone is available on e-commerce site Saholic.com for Rs 4,799. Spice Stellar 360 runs Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS, and is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor with 512MB RAM. It has a 3.2...
  • Android phones with Adobe Reader app vulnerable to cyber attacks April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyber security agencies have alerted Indian Android phone users against a potential vulnerability in certain versions of their 'Adobe Reader' programme which could compromise their personal data. Categorising the activity of the virus as "high", the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) said the malfunction affects the Adobe Reader...
  • 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...
  • Nokia X review: Fastlane on Nokia's Android-based phones is promising March 1, 2014

    Barcelona: By design, Nokia's new Android smartphones will underwhelm users of high-end phones. The Nokia X line was created with emerging markets in mind, so the company emphasised keeping prices low, meaning the user interface is relatively simple. The home screen resembles the one on Nokia's Windows-based Lumia phones, even though...
  • Why Nokia succumbed to Google's Android February 24, 2014

    Barcelona: Nokia, soon to be acquired by Microsoft Corp, is turning to software created by arch-rival Google for a new line of phones it hopes will make it a late contender in the dynamic low-cost smartphone market. Its first model, the Nokia X, will rely upon an open version of the...
  • Nokia X, X+, XL: Nokia launches its first Android-based budget phones February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Nokia introduced a new family of smartphones, the Nokia X series of phones. The first three phones in the family - the Nokia X, X+ and XL - run on the new Nokia X software platform, that is based on Google's Android. The phones under the Nokia X family...
  • Nokia's Android phone might come with 4-inch display, 5MP camera, Google Play January 28, 2014

    New Delhi: While Nokia is expected to unveil its Android phone, codenamed Normandy, at its event on February 24, a new report has emerged claiming that the phone was spotted listed on Vietnamese online retailer Thegiodidong.com. The listing page apparently has been removed. Reportedly, the phone was listed on the...
  • Xolo Q700s with 4.5-inch display available online for Rs 9,999 January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Xolo has silently introduced its new smartphone - Xolo Q700s - in India. The phone has a 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and an 8 megapixel camera with an LED flash. The Xolo Q700s also has a front VGA camera. Powered by a 1.3...
  • Micromax MAd A94 with 4.5-inch display launched in India at Rs 8,490 January 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched its new smartphone - Micromax MAd A94 - in India. Priced at Rs 8,490, the phone sports a 4.5-inch touchscreen, a 5 megapixel rear and a 5 megapixel front camera. The smartphone is equipped with a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and a 1800 mAh battery. The...
  • HP unveils Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet; coming to India in Feb January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: HP unveiled two new mobile devices, the 6-inch HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet and the 7-inch HP Slate7 VoiceTab tablet. The new devices are powered by a quad-core processor and also feature voice-calling capability. Built on Android operating system, the HP Slate6 and HP Slate7 come equipped with a 3G...
  • Nokia's Android phone 'Normandy' may come in 6 colours, reveals a new leak December 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Reports are already doing the rounds that Nokia is working on its version of an Android phone, and a new pictured, tweeted by tipster @evleaks, suggsests that the phone may come in a wide range of colours - green, red, black, green, yellow, and white. The phone is...
  • Xolo Q3000 with 5.7-inch display, 13MP camera listed online December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Xolo is expected to soon launch its new 5.7-inch Q3000 phablet in India as the device has already made its way to an e-commerce store. The Xolo Q3000 is listed on Flipkart.com under the "Coming Soon" section. The phablet has a 5.7-inch FHD 1080p IPS Display and runs...
  • Samsung Galaxy Core Advance with 4.7-inch display announced, to go on sale in 2014 December 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Extending its Galaxy portfolio, Samsung has introduced a new smartphone named "Galaxy Core Advance". It has a 4.7-inch WVGA TFT display and a coated back cover that increases durability providing a warm and makes making it comfortable to grip. The device also incorporates physical keys for frequently...
  • Is this Nokia's Android phone? December 12, 2013

    New Delhi: If recent reports are to be believed, Nokia is working on an Android phone, which is expected to be released sometime in 2014. Codenamed Normandy, the handset is believed to be a low-cost phone. Speculations are rife that it will be a forked variant of Android. In other...
  • Gionee Pioneer P3 with 4.3-inch display, quad-core CPU launched at Rs 7,499 December 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Gionee has launched a new smartphone in India. Named Pioneer P3, the phone is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. It features a 4.3-inch display. The phone comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera a front VGA camera. This dual-SIM phone is packed with a 1700 mAh battery. The...
  • Intex unveils prototype of its first octa-core smartphone November 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Intex unveiled the prototype of its first octa-core smartphone. Intex says, the phone, which is yet to be named, will be launched early January next year at around Rs 20,000. Running Android 4.2.2, the phone will come equipped with a MediaTek Octa-core chipset clocked at 1.7GHz. "Unlike existing octa-core...
  • Intex to launch its first octa-core smartphone; to come with 6-inch display, 13MP camera November 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Extending its smartphone portfolio, Intex announced the launch of its new smartphone, which it says will come equipped with a MediaTek Octa-core chipset. The phone will come engineered with a 1.7 Ghz Octa-Core processer. The smartphone is set to be launched globally this week. The smartphone is 7mm thick...
  • Motorola Moto G smartphone likely to be launched on November 13 November 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Following a string of leaks and rumours, Motorola has started teasing its upcoming smartphone - Moto G. Motorola has launched a teaser site, hinting the launch of the low-cost successor to the Moto X smartphone, Moto G, on November 13. The company has invited users to sign up...
  • Motorola Moto G details leaked, hints at a low-cost successor to the Moto X November 4, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems that the budget successor to the Moto X smartphone from Motorola will be called Moto G. Over the past few days, we have come across reports hinting the arrival of the upcoming, midrange Moto G smartphone. The prolific leaker @evleakes recently tweeted an image of what...
  • Panasonic T31 with 4-inch display, dual-core CPU launched at Rs 7,990 October 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Expanding its smartphone portfolio, Japanese electronics major Panasonic today launched an Andriod-based handset for Rs 7,990. Panasonic T31, the fifth model to be launched since its entry into the Indian market, runs on Android Jelly Bean operating system, has 4-inch WVGA display screen and...