Tag Archives: Smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Company to Recall 1,858 Smartphones in China

China’s quality watchdog said on Wednesday Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s local unit will recall 1,858 units of its Galaxy Note 7 phones, after the Korean firm’s product was found to have fire-prone batteries. Samsung first halted sales earlier this month of the Galaxy Note 7 in 10 markets, including South Korea and the United States, but not in China where ... Read More »

Turing Unveils 2 Smartphones With Insane Specifications, Including Multiple Snapdragon 830 SoCs

  The maker of the unbreakable and unhackable Turing Phone has announced two new smartphones that have left our jaws wide open. The two smartphones have insane innards, easily making them the most powerful smartphones ever to have been teased – that is of course, if they ever become reality and ship to customers. The two smartphones are called the ... Read More »

Andhra Pradesh Considers Giving Students Free Smartphones

As part of its efforts to develop Digital Andhra Pradesh, the state government has come up with a new proposal to distribute smart phones to students free-of-cost as an “incentive for innovation”. The government intends to involve students in spreading “digital literacy” and simultaneously come up with various innovations. A proposal to incentivise the students by giving them free smart ... Read More »

iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 the Worlds Top Selling Smartphones: Strategy Analytics

iPhone 6s accounted for 4 percent of all smartphones shipped in Q2 2016 iPhone 6 took the second spot with 8.5 million units shipped Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge had 2 percent market share Apple’s iPhone 6s was the world’s top-selling smartphone model in the second quarter of 2016, a report said on Wednesday, adding that the US giant currently accounts ... Read More »

Uttar Pradesh Government to Distribute ‘Samajwadi Smartphones’

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced that his government would soon begin the ‘Samajwadi Smartphone Scheme’ “for benefit of all sections of the society”. He also added that by rolling out world’s largest free laptop distribution scheme, the Samajwadi Party government had ushered in “Digital Democracy” in the state and express hope that the new and ambitious ... Read More »

Samsung Starts Selling Refurbished Galaxy Smartphones in US

Samsung, as expected, has started officially selling refurbished Galaxy smartphones in the US. The South Korean company is currently selling refurbished units of the Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and Samsung Galaxy Note 3 from its official site. Listed under a page titled “Samsung Certified Pre-Owned Phones and ... Read More »

Lenovo A Plus, Lenovo P2 Smartphones Launched at IFA 2016

  Apart from launching the K6, K6 Power, and K6 Note smartphones, Lenovo at IFA 2016 in Berlin also revealed the new A Plus and P2 smartphones. The Lenovo P2 has been priced at EUR 249 (approximately Rs. 18,500) while the Lenovo A Plus will be available at EUR 69 (approximately Rs. 5,200). Both the handsets will be initially available ... Read More »

Neffos X1, Neffos X1 Max Metal-Clad Smartphones Launched at IFA 2016

TP-Link, a popular networking product manufacturer, has unveiled two new smartphones – the Neffos X1 and Neffos X1 Max – at IFA 2016. The Neffos X1 has been priced at EUR 199 (roughly Rs. 15,000) while the Neffos X1 Max has been priced at EUR 249 (roughly Rs. 18,650). Both the smartphones will come in Cloud Grey and Sunrise Gold ... Read More »

Google-Branded Pixel and Pixel XL Smartphones to Launch on October 4: Reports

  Google last month was reported to be dropping the Nexus-branding, and launch the Android 7.0 Nougat platform lead devices under its own brand. Gadgets 360 had also learnt that Google may release the new smartphones “in a handful of countries including India” in September. Now, a new report claims that the new Nexus smartphone successors will be re-branded as ... Read More »

Google-Branded Pixel and Pixel XL Smartphones to Launch on October 4: Reports

  Google last month was reported to be dropping the Nexus-branding, and launch the Android 7.0 Nougat platform lead devices under its own brand. Gadgets 360 had also learnt that Google may release the new smartphones “in a handful of countries including India” in September. Now, a new report claims that the new Nexus smartphone successors will be re-branded as ... Read More »