Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Android flip phone launched in Korea

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Samsung announced the Galaxy Folder 2 Android flip phone in China back in back in September last year. Now it has launched the phone in Korea. To remind you, the phone has a 3.8-inch WVGA screen, is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor with 2GB RAM, 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Android flip phone launched in Korea”

Former Apple supplier Imagination Technologies puts itself up for sale

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Imagination Technologies has officially announced that it has started sale process for the Group and is engaged in preliminary discussions with potential bidders, after it received interest from a number of parties for a potential acquisition of the whole Group over the last few weeks. Continue reading “Former Apple supplier Imagination Technologies puts itself up for sale”

WhatsApp is in talks with SBI and NPCI for UPI integration

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WhatsApp is in talks with SBI and NPCI for Unified Payments Interface (UPI) integration in India, according to a report from the Economic Times. The latest development comes months after the popular messaging app was reported to launch a peer-to-peer payment system in India that will be powered by UPI. Continue reading “WhatsApp is in talks with SBI and NPCI for UPI integration”

Facebook is giving Indian users more control over their profile picture

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Facebook has rolled out an important feature for its over 166 million monthly active users in India. The social network has introduced a profile picture guard that will give Indian users more control over who can download and share their pictures. Continue reading “Facebook is giving Indian users more control over their profile picture”

OnePlus 5 Battery Life Test

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OnePlus just launched its flagship OnePlus 5 smartphone in India starting at Rs. 32,999. We already brought you the review of the smartphone, here we have the battery life test results of the phone. It packs a 3300mAh battery, slightly smaller than the 3400mAh battery on the OnePlus 3T, but it still has its Dash Charge technology for fast charging using the Dash Charger (5V-4A).  It has a 5.5-inch 1080p Optic AMOLED display, is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Oxygen OS. Check out the test results below.

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OnePlus 5 Review

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OnePlus hasn’t shied away from calling it’s phones, flagship killers. The company set out to build top-notch handsets with cutting edge specifications and offered them at bargain basement prices. The OnePlus 5 however has higher ambitions. With its sight set on top end flagships and a price that isn’t too far off, OnePlus has a tough uphill climb ahead of it. The company has endowed it with all sorts of hardware bells & whistles but hardware alone doesn’t make a phone. Let’s take a closer look and see if the OnePlus 5 really lives up to the hype.  Continue reading “OnePlus 5 Review”

OnePlus 5 Benchmarks – Snapdragon 835 and 8GB RAM

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OnePlus just launched its flagship OnePlus 5 smartphone in India. We already brought you the unboxing of the phone, here we have the benchmarks of the smartphone. The OnePlus 5 is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 10nm Mobile Platform with that has four custom Kryo 280 Performance cores clocked at 2.46GHz per core and four smaller Efficiency Kryo 280 cores are clocked at 1.90GHz per core. It has 710 MHz Adreno 540 GPU, 6GB or 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, has a 5.5-inch 1080p Optic AMOLED display and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Oxygen OS 4.5. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 Benchmarks — Snapdragon 835 and 8GB RAM”

OnePlus 5 launched in India at a starting price of Rs. 32999

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OnePlus just launched its flagship OnePlus 5 smartphone in India, as it had promised. It was introduced at an online event earlier this week and packs a 5.5-inch 1080p Optic AMOLED display with DCI-P3 color coverage and has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) based Oxygen OS. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 launched in India at a starting price of Rs. 32999”

Karbonn Aura Note 2 with 5.5-inch display, Android 7.0, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 6490

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Karbonn has launched Aura Note 2, successor of last year’s Aura Note 4G. It has a 5.5-inch HD display, is powered by a 1.25GHz Quad-Core processor and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor that was present in the predecessor. Continue reading “Karbonn Aura Note 2 with 5.5-inch display, Android 7.0, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 6490”

ZTE Small Fresh 5 with Dual rear cameras, 4GB RAM, fingerprint sensor announced

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ZTE has announced Small Fresh 5, the company’s latest smartphone in the Small Fresh series in China. It has a 5-inch HD screen, is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 425 SoC and runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) with MiFavor UI and has a 13-megapixel rear camera along with a 2-megapixel secondary camera to capture depth information. This lets you adjust aperture from f/1.0 to f/8.0. There is a 5-megapixel camera on the front. Continue reading “ZTE Small Fresh 5 with Dual rear cameras, 4GB RAM, fingerprint sensor announced”

Periscope Super Hearts will allow broadcasters to earn from their livestreams

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Periscope is introducing a new way for broadcasters to monetize their livestream. Dubbed as Super Hearts, the tool will allow viewers to send performers and broadcasters hearts that can be bought via in-app purchase. It is essentially a form of virtual gifts that you can give and receive during live broadcasts. Continue reading “Periscope Super Hearts will allow broadcasters to earn from their livestreams”

Samsung starts mass production of Exynos i T200 first Exynos-branded IoT solution

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Samsung has announced that it has started mass production of Exynos i T20, the company’s first Exynos-branded Internet of Things (IoT) solution. It uses 28-nanometer (nm) High-K Metal Gate (HKMG) process, has Wi-Fi connectivity offering performance needed for upcoming IoT use cases. Continue reading “Samsung starts mass production of Exynos i T200 first Exynos-branded IoT solution”

Snapchat introduces Snap Maps to let you share your location with your friends

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Snapchat has announced a new location-sharing feature that shows you where your friends are. Dubbed as Snap Maps, the feature will let users share their locations with each other. Continue reading “Snapchat introduces Snap Maps to let you share your location with your friends”