Tag Archives: Reportedly

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Reportedly Making a Weird Hissing Sound Under Load

Apple started shipping the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus to pre-ordered customers and made it available in retail stores on Friday, and three days later, reports of a strange issue are coming in. Cheekily calling it ‘noisegate’, several users are reporting that their iPhone 7 Plus is making a weird hissing noise, especially under load. Some users indicate the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Reportedly Investigating Recent Phone Explosion Cases; Will Offer Compensation

It seems explosions are becoming a bigger problem for smartphones in general. After Samsung’s fiasco with its new Galaxy Note 7, Xiaomi is the latest to join the club. Two cases of Mi smartphone explosions have been reported from China which have reportedly led the company to initiate investigations. According to a report by Central News Agency, Xiaomi has appointed ... Read More »

Now, Samsung Reportedly Hit With a Lawsuit About an Exploding Galaxy S7 Edge

As if the exploding Samsung Galaxy Note 7 controversy wasn’t enough, another alleged Samsung smartphone explosion case is now surfacing online. This time, Samsung reportedly faces a lawsuit after a Galaxy S7 Edge exploded inside the pocket of an Ohio resident. The explosion allegedly gave Daniel Ramirez second and third degree burns on his groin, leg, and lower back. He ... Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat Update Now Reportedly Rolling Out to Android One Devices

  Google started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update to compatible Nexus devices last month and earlier this month LG V20, first smartphone with Android 7.0 Nougat, was launched. Now, next in line for the update are Android One devices, as the search giant has has reportedly started rolling out an over-the-air Android 7.0 update for the smartphone series. According ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explosions Reportedly Set a Jeep and House on Fire in the US

  Exploding Samsung Galaxy Note 7 units are now being reported worldwide. After the incident in Australia, where a man was presented with a $1,400 bill because his handset exploded and caused damage to his hotel room, the most recent explosion cases are now coming in from the US. A Florida resident’s jeep was completely totalled after his Galaxy Note ... Read More »

Lenovo A6600 With 4G VoLTE Support Reportedly Launched in India

  Lenovo is reportedly gearing up to launch a smartphone called the A6600 in India. According to a report, the smartphone has gone on sale via offline retailers in the country with an MRP of Rs. 6,999, while the MOP of the product will be Rs. 6,600. At the time of writing, the Lenovo A6600 was not listed on the ... Read More »

Samsung Pay Service Reportedly Open to Hacking; Samsung Responds

In a presentation given at Defcon, an ethical hacker named Salvador Mendoza highlighted what he believed to be major vulnerabilities associated with the Samsung Pay mobile payment service. He claims that the Samsung Pay service can be misused if payment tokens are skimmed. Samsung has responded to claims made by Mendoza, and has said that even though it is possible ... Read More »

Man Sustains Third-Degree Burns After iPhone 6 Reportedly Explodes in Pocket

In a bizarre accident, a man in New South Wales reportedly sustained severe burns when his iPhone 6 exploded in his back pocket while he was mountain biking, media reported on Tuesday. Gareth Clear, 36, from Bondi in Australia was riding around Manly Dam in New South Wales on Sunday when he fell off his bike, landing on his iPhone ... Read More »

LG Stylus 2 Plus Reportedly Available in India at Rs. 25,990

LG’s recently unveiled Stylus 2 Plus smartphone has reportedly gone on sale in India. According to an established Mumbai-based offline retailer, the LG Stylus 2 Plus is now available at Rs. 25,990. It’s worth noting that the smartphone is yet to be officially announced for the Indian market. At the time of writing, the Stylus 2 Plus was not listed ... Read More »

Awful News for Sony Cell Fanatics as Employer Will Reportedly ‘Defocus’ on India

Sony Cell at a current investor meet has reportedly showed that it’ll consciousness much less on select markets like China, India, and america wherein its overall performance has been much less than exceptional. Sony expects its smartphone commercial enterprise in those nations will grow only 0.3 percent in these markets, and is the reason its decision to “defocus” on these ... Read More »