Smartphone

  • Google's 'Nexus 6' smartphone could be a 5.9-inch jumbo device from Motorola; likely to come in November 8 hours 25 minutes ago

    New York: It looks like global smartphone makers are betting on bigger screens in 2015 and Google cannot be far behind. Google's next flagship Nexus phone could be a huge 5.9-inch model called "Shamu". According to media reports, Motorola is currently collaborating on a new device with Google. The device is in...
  • Celkon launches Millennium Vogue Q455 smartphone in India at Rs 7,999; features a 4.5-inch display, 8MP camera 2 days ago

    Hyderabad: City-based mobile manufacturer Celkon Mobiles unveiled 'Millennium Vogue Q455' priced at Rs 7,999, saying this is the slimmest smartphone in the country. The company also stated it is planning to come out with over half a dozen products in the 'Millennium' smartphone series in the next fortnight. Tennis star Sania Mirza...
  • This £16 device is a projector for your smartphone 3 days ago

    London: Love watching videos on your smartphone? Now share them with friends via "Smart Phone Projector". This device lets you display your footage on any surface. A little cardboard box with a lens, the simple device has no wires or separate sound system. The black and white "Smartphone Projector" can be built up...
  • Reviewers pour cold water on Amazon's Kindle Fire smartphone 3 days ago

    Amazon.com's new Fire smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from similarly priced Apple iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said. Among the features of its first smartphone, Amazon has introduced "Dynamic Perspective", four cameras that track...
  • Spice to soon launch Firefox, Android One phones in India; Firefox phones to cost Rs 1,500, Android One phones Rs 6,000 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Homegrown handset maker Spice today said it will bring the much-awaited Rs 1,500-Firefox and Rs 6,000-Android One smartphones to India before Diwali. Earlier this year, Mozilla (developer of Firefox web browser) had tied up with Indian firms - Intex and Spice - to bring smartphones priced at USD...
  • Xperia T3: Sony launches 'the slimmest 5.3-inch phone' in India at Rs 27,990 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Consumer electronics giant Sony today introduced its ultra thin smartphone Xperia T3 for the India market priced at Rs 27,990. The handset, with a screen size of 5.3-inch, will be available in white, black and purple colours. It would be at retail outlets by the end of this month. "Xperia...
  • BlackBerry cuts prices of QWERTY handsets; Q5 smartphone now available for Rs 13,990 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Canadian handset maker Blackberry today slashed prices of its QWERTY devices - 9320, 9720 and Q5 - by as much as Rs 6,000 to sell them for Rs 9,900 onwards. The price of 9320 has been cut by 10 per cent from Rs 11,000 to Rs 9,900, while 9720...
  • Amazon Fire Phone review: This new Android phone offers a fresh approach to smartphones 3 days ago

    New York What I find fascinating about Amazon's Fire phone isn't the gizmos such as the 3-D imagery or the camera scanner that helps you get more information about products. Rather, I like that Amazon is thinking a lot about how phones ought to work. The iPhone and its Android smartphone rivals...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3 stock sold out within first 30 minutes of sale; registration window now open for the next sale starting July 29 5 days ago

    New Delhi: E-commerce portal Flipkart slowed down after online shoppers logged on the site to check out Xiaomi's Mi 3 smartphone that went out of stock within first 30 minutes of sale at the homegrown online marketplace. The registration window is now open from 22nd July to 28th July midnight. The...
  • LG G3: First impressions review 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Not even a year has passed since LG introduced the G2 smartphone in India back in September, and now the company has launched its successor named the G3 at an event in Mumbai. While the LG G3 is based on the same design principles as its predecessor, but technically...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3 goes on sale in India; available online for Rs 13,999 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Xiaomi Mi3 that made its India debut last week is now available to purchase online at Rs 13,999. The phone is exclusively available on ecommerce site Flipkart.com, and is currently available for only registered users. "The registration window is now closed and registrations for next sale will open...
  • LG G3: Detailed specifications, price, images, availability in India 1 week ago

    LG has launched its flagship G3 smartphone in India and aims to turn heads away from market titans Apple and Samsung. The successor to the LG G2 has a 5.5-inch (14 centimetre) display with screen quality four times that of standard high-definition resolution and extensive battery life. Features crafted...
  • LG G3 attempts to shift the focus away from specifications to benefits 1 week ago

    LG's new smartphone provides sharper pictures than other leading phones, while sporting a customisable keyboard that promises to make typing easier. The LG G3 phone's high-resolution display has 538 pixels per inch. Most other phones are in the 300-pixel range, with a handful reaching the 400s. The phone's display measures 5.5...
  • LG G3: LG launches its flagship phone with 2560x1440 pixel display in India at Rs 47,990 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Two months after its global unveiling, LG has launched its new flagship smartphone - the LG G3 - in India. In India, the LG G3 comes with a price tag of Rs 47,990 for the 16GB version and Rs 50,990 for 32GB. It will be available in three colours. LG...
  • LG G3: LG's new flagship smartphone coming to India today; features a 5.5-inch Quad HD display (2560x1440, 538ppi) 1 week ago

    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...
  • ZTE to launch Nubia Z7 Max smartphone in India by October; likely to cost around Rs 25,000 July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese handset maker ZTE is expected to launch its premium 'Nubia Z7 Max' handset in India ahead of the festive season to compete in the fiercely contested smartphone market. Nubia Z7 Max, priced at around Rs 26,000, will be the first device from ZTE's premium phone range to debut...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy S5 4G in India at Rs 53,500 July 19, 2014

    New Delhi: South Korean electronics giant Samsung launched a 4G compatible variant of its Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone in India priced at Rs 53,500. The Samsung Galaxy S5 4G will be available in the markets in India from July 20. "We are excited to introduce our first 4G variant...
  • Maxx to launch 9 smartphones, 8 feature phones in July; to be priced between Rs 2,000 and Rs 6,000 July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Focussed on the affordable devices category, homegrown handset maker Maxx is expanding its portfolio with the launch of nine smartphones and eight feature phones over the next few weeks as it aims to garner revenues to the tune of Rs 3,600 crore. The company's revenues in the...
  • Octopus S520: Ex-Apple CEO John Sculley's Obi Mobiles launches octa-core smartphone in India at Rs 11,990 July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Obi Mobiles, a company co-founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley, today launched its flagship handset for Rs 11,990 in the fiercely competitive Indian smartphone market. The 'Octopus S520', which will be sold exclusively through online marketplace Snapdeal in the country, sports a five-inch display, 1.7 GHz octa-core processor...
  • LG G3 Beat: LG announces a mid-tier variant of the G3 July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: As LG's flagship phone the G3 gets sets for its India launch on July 21, the Korean company has readied a mid-tier variant of the phone. The LG G3 Beat packs in more economical-specifications behind a smaller 5-inch display. The display in the G3 Beat is a fairly common...
  • Apple to give Samsung a taste of its own medicine with iPhone 6 July 16, 2014

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is losing smartphone ground not only to cheaper Chinese rivals but also at the high end to Apple Inc, a survey showed, in an ominous sign for the South Korean giant as Apple readies to launch its next-generation iPhone 6. Samsung last week gave second-quarter earnings...
  • Celkon launches Android KitKat-based Millennium Power Q3000, Elite Q470 smartphones at Rs 8,999, Rs 11,999 July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Celkon Mobiles today launched two new phones under its new 'Millennium' smartphone range, powered by the latest Android KitKat operating system. The two smartphones - Power Q3000 and Elite Q470 - are priced at Rs 8,999 and Rs 11,999, respectively. "Currently India is facing a need-gap of slim smartphones...
  • Xiaomi announces the quad-core Redmi 1S at Rs 6,999, octa-core Redmi Note at Rs 9,999 July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Along with the launch of its flagship Xiaomi Mi 3, Chinese electronics giant Xiaomi also announced two other phones - the Redmi 1S and the Redmi Note - in the Indian market. The quad-core Redmi 1S is priced at Rs 6,999 while the octa-core Redmi Note carries a tag...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3: The Chinese electronics giant comes to India with its flagship phone priced at Rs 13,999 July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Xiaomi may be little known outside China, but the fast-growing smartphone maker challenging the dominance of Apple and Samsung with high-spec, low-price phones has announced its entry into the burgeoning Indian smartphone market with its flagship phone, the Xiaomi Mi 3 priced at Rs 13,999. The Xiaomi Mi 3...
  • 'China's Apple' Xiaomi to enter Indian smartphone market today; likely to launch Mi3 and two other smartphones July 15, 2014

    Update: Xiaomi Mi 3 - The Chinese electronics giant comes to India with its flagship phone priced at Rs 13,999 New Delhi: Xiaomi, which is often referred to as 'Apple of China', is all set to enter the highly competitive Indian smartphone market today. The company, which will announce the launch...