ANDROID SMARTPHONES

  • Nokia X, Nokia's Android smartphone, launched in India at Rs 8,599 March 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Nokia announced the launch of its new family of Android-based smartphones - the Nokia X series of phones - in India on Monday. The first three phones in the family - the Nokia X, X+ and XL - run on the new Nokia X software platform, that is...
  • Sony Xperia E1 announced, features a 4inch display, dualcore CPU January 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Sony introduced Xperia E1, its new midrange Android smartphone. The phone has a 4inch WVGA (800 x 480) display and a 1.2 GHz dualcore processor with 512 MB RAM. The phone has an internal memory of 4GB. Its dualSIM variant will also be available. The dualSIM version lets you...
  • Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 with 5.25inch screen up for preorder online December 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, which will officially go on sale in January, has already made its way to an online store. The phone is up for preorder on ecommerce site Snapdeal.com for Rs 999. Customers are required to pay Rs 999 while prebooking the device, and the...
  • HP to launch two Android phablets soon: Report December 26, 2013

    Mumbai: The world's leading PC maker HP is already a player in the Android tablet segment, although with limited success. Now, HP is reportedly planning to return to the smartphone space with two new largescreen smartphones, or phablets, which is a fastgrowing category. TheInformation reports that the company plans to...
  • Gionee Elife E7 with 5.5inch display, 16MP camera launched at Rs 26,999 onwards December 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Gionee announced the launch of its new flagship smartphone Elife E7 in India. The Elife E7 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor featuring a 2.2GHz quad Krait CPU, and Android based operating system AMIGO 2.0. The Elife E7 comes in two variants that support 3G and...
  • Lenovo Vibe X with 5inch full HD display, 13MP camera launched in India at Rs 25,999 December 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Taiwanese electronic giant Lenovo today expanded its smartphone portfolio with the launch of Vibe X, its flagship offering in the premium Vibe series, priced at Rs 25,999. Weighing 121 grams, the 5inch full HD display device is powered by quadcore 1.5 GHz processor with...
  • Moto G review: Not the best, but worth its price December 4, 2013

    New York: You're not getting the best or the latest technology with Motorola's $179 Moto G smartphone. What you do get is a great price for something close. Motorola bills the Moto G as the phone for the rest of us the ones who can't afford $500 to $700 for...
  • Intex Aqua i6 with 5inch display, quadcore CPU launched at Rs 8,990 November 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Intex launched its new smartphone Aqua i6 which is powered by MediaTek's second generation quadcore processor, the MT6582, clocked at 1.3 GHz. It has a 5inch FWVGA display and runs Android OS Jelly Bean (4.2.2). The Aqua i6 comes with a 2 megapixel front camera and an...
  • 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...
  • LG aims Rs 200 crore revenue from 4Gready G2 smartphones by 2014 September 30, 2013

    Gurgaon: Korean technology major LG expects to garner revenue of up to Rs 200 crore by 2014 from its 4G ready smartphones LG G2 that it launched today at a price starting from Rs 41,500. "We have set a target to capture 10 per cent of smartphone market share by end...
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend with 4inch display spotted online for Rs 8,490 September 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Samsung has silently introduced a new smartphone in India named "Galaxy Trend". The phone is listed on the Samsung India eStore for Rs 8,700, while the phone is available for purchase on ecommerce stores like Flipkart and Snapdeal for Rs 8,490. There is officially no word on the...
  • Panasonic T11, P11 smartphones available online for Rs 9520, Rs 16,364 September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Panasonic has launched its two new smartphones in India named Panasonic T11 and P11, which are available online on Snapdeal.com for Rs 9520 and Rs 16364, respectively. Both the Panasonic T11 and P11 run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The Panasonic T11 is a dual SIM phone and has...
  • The 5-inch Micromax Canvas Fun A76 available online for Rs 8,499 August 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Micromax has quietly introduced a new smartphone named "Canvas Fun A76". The phone has a 5-inch screen, and is available on Snapdeal.com for Rs 8,499. Running Android 4.2, the smartphone has a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 0.3 megapixel front camera. This dual SIM phone has an itnernal...
  • Sony Xperia M available online for Rs 12,990 August 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Announced in June, the Sony Xperia M is now available online on ecommerce sites like Flipkart and Snapdeal. The phone is available for Rs 12,990 on Flipkart, while the phone is on sale on Snapdeal for Rs 12,949. While Flipkart only lets you prebook the the Sony Xperia...
  • Lava 3G 356, 3G 402 smartphones launched at Rs 4,499 and Rs 5,499 August 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Lava has announced the launch of its two new entrylevel 3G handsets the Lava 3G 356 and Lava 3G 402 which are priced at Rs 4,499 and Rs 5,499, respectively. The Lava 3G 356 is powered by a dualcore processor and runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean...
  • Huawei Ascend P1 up for preorder for Rs 12,490 August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Announced in January last year, the Huawei Ascend P1 is now up for preorder on Flipkart.com for Rs 12,490. The website lists the estimated release date as the 3rd week of August. The phone runs Android 4.0 ICS, and is powered by a 1.5 GHz dualcore processor coupled with...
  • LG G2 unveiled: 5.2inch full HD display, 13MP camera, 3,000mAh battery August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Following a string of rumours, LG has finally unveiled its muchanticipated G2 smartphone the first smartphone introduced under LG's new 'G' Series for premium devices. The LG G2 is LG's latest flagship smartphone. What makes the device unique is the placement of the power button and volume...
  • Xolo A500S with 4inch display, 5MP camera launched at Rs 6,999 August 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Xolo has announced the launch of a new smartphone in India named the "Xolo A500S". The smartphone is 9 mm thick and comes in four colours black, blue, red and white. The phone is powered by a 1.2 GHz dualcore processor and has 512 MB RAM. The phone...
  • Micromax Bling A86 goes on sale online for Rs 9,599 July 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Micromax has silently launched another smartphone named "Bling A86". The phone is available on Snapdeal.com for Rs 9,599, and the website lists the smartphone will be dispatched in two business days. The phone runs on Android v4.1 Jelly Bean, and is powered by a 1 GHz dualcore processor. The...
  • WickedLeak Wammy Passion Z+ with full HD display launched at Rs 15,990 July 24, 2013

    New Delhi: WickedLeak has introduced a new Smartphone in the Indian market named "Wammy Passion Z+". The phone runs on Google's Android Jellybean 4.2 OS. It has a 5inch FHD IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The phone is powered by a 1.5 GHz quadcore MediaTek...
  • Micromax Canvas 4 review: More hot air than oxygen July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: I was not very upbeat about the Micromax Canvas 4 in my first impressions review and hoped that my opinion might change after using Micromax's new flagship phone for a longer period. I took the Canvas 4 for a long rough ride and here are the results. At first...
  • Budget smartphones have a lot of potential: Ankit Tuteja July 10, 2013

    When the smartphone market is flooded with budget Android smartphones, it becomes important to assess whether these midrange smartphones really offer value for money or is affordability the only factor in driving their sales skyward? IBNLive's technology journalist Ankit Tuteja shared his perspective on this subject with IBNLive readers. Q. As...
  • HTC Desire 200 unveiled: 3.5inch display, 1GHz processor, 5MP camera June 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Following a string of leaks over the last few days, HTC has finally unwrapped its new smartphone the Desire 200. The phone has a 3.5 inch HVGA display and is powered by a 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. Running Android with HTC Sense, the phone has 512MB...
  • Lemon A4 smartphone with 5inch 1080p display launched at Rs 17,999 June 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Lemon Mobiles launched a full high definition (HD) smartphone A4 for Rs 17,999 which sports a 13 mega pixel rear and 5 mega pixel front camera. The phone, part of its aspirational series, has a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. It...
  • Huawei Ascend G510 review: Big in size, small in performance June 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Amidst the growing crowd of Indian brands, Chinese manufacturer Huawei is trying to make space for itself in the Indian budget smartphone market. Recently, the company launched a new smartphone, the Ascend G510 at a price of Rs 10,990. At its price, the phone does promise good specs...
  • Galaxy S4 Active: Samsung announces waterproof Galaxy S4 variant June 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Samsung has announced a new variant of its flagship smartphone, Galaxy S4. Named Galaxy S4 Active, the new smartphone is a waterproof, dustproof Android smartphone. According to Samsung, the fully sealed design keeps dust particles out and protects against water damage for up to 30 minutes of submergence...