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Xiaomi Mi 5 Camera Samples Revealed by Company President

Xiaomi is all set to showcase its long anticipated next flagship smartphone, the Mi 5, on February 24 at its MWC 2016 keynote event. The company has released another morsel of information about the smartphone, this time from Xiaomi President Lin Bin, giving us a faint idea how capable the Mi 5’s camera is. Bin posted two sample camera shots ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge’s 3600mAh Battery Tipped in Leaked FCC Listing

We are just few days away from Samsung’s pre-MWC 2016 event in Barcelona where the company is widely expected to showcase its next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S7. The company is also likely to reveal the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge with a dual-edge display. Both the phones were reported last week to have passed the US FCC certification website suggesting ... Read More »

LG G5 Leaked Teaser Shows ‘Always On’ Display

It seems Samsung’s upcoming flagship, the Galaxy S7, won’t be the only handset launching at MWC with an ‘Always On’ display feature. A new leaked teaser hints that LG’s G5 flagship may also sport the similar feature. Android Authority has obtained a gif image of the first LG G5 feature set to launch at the company’s February 21 launch event ... Read More »

Indian Smartphone Market Seen to Be Maturing With Falling Demand: Survey

Country’s smartphone market is showing signs of maturity as lesser number of consumers are planning to buy new devices in the next one year, says a survey. “Smartphone market has reached maturity…the percentage of consumers planning to purchase a smartphone in the next 12 months has dropped from a peak of 80 percent in 2014 to 68 percent,” the survey ... Read More »

Lava A71 With 5-Inch Display Now Available Online at Rs. 5,849

Lava’s new budget smartphone, the A71, is now available via a third-party online retailer. Priced at Rs. 5,849, the smartphone is yet to be listed by the company. We can however expect Lava to announce the smartphone officially in the coming days. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Lava A71 is a dual-SIM supporting smartphone that features a 5-inch IPS display with ... Read More »

HTC Desire 626 Dual SIM Price Slashed in India

Following its launch of the HTC Desire 626 Dual SIM on Friday, HTC has dropped the price by Rs. 1,000 on Tuesday. The smartphone, which was launched Rs. 14,990, will now be available at Rs. 13,990. As before, the HTC Desire 626 Dual SIM will be in Blue Lagoon and White Birch colour variants with major retailers in the coming ... Read More »

Moto G (Gen 3) and Moto G Turbo Edition Now Available via Amazon

Motorola India last year announced that the Moto devices will no longer be exclusive to Flipkart and will be available through more partners. The company on Tuesday confirmed that the Moto G (Gen 3) and Moto G Turbo Edition will be now available via Amazon India, apart from Flipkart. Currently, the Moto G (Gen 3) 16GB storage model is only ... Read More »

HTC Desire 728 Dual SIM Gets a Price Cut in India

A month after launching the HTC Desire 728 Dual SIM in India, the Taiwanese company realises that perhaps its smartphone would sell better with a cheaper price tag. HTC announced on Tuesday that it has slashed the retail price of the HTC Desire 728 (dual-SIM variant) in the country to Rs. 16,990. Launched in India last month, the HTC Desire ... Read More »

Phicomm Energy E670 With 4G Support, 5-Inch Display Available Online at Rs. 5,499

Phicomm, the Chinese smartphone brand, appears set to launch its new entry-level Energy E670 smartphone in India. Priced at Rs. 5,499, the Phicomm Energy E670 is now available to buy from e-commerce site Snapdeal. We can expect an official announcement soon. The highlight of the Energy E670 smartphone is that it supports both 1800MHz (Band 3) and 2300MHz (Band 40) ... Read More »

Samsung Patent Tips Future S Pen Stylus Doubling as a Kickstand

A new patent granted to Samsung by the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) suggests that the South Korean tech firm might make its future S Pen stylus work as a kickstand for smartphones. The South Korean tech giant filed the patent back in Q3 2015. The schematics in the patent, shared by Patently Mobile website, suggests that users will ... Read More »