Tag Archives: Smartphones

HTC Desire 10 Series Smartphones Expected to Launch on September 20

  After launching the One A9s, HTC has released a teaser on Twitter confirming the grand unveil on September 20. The teaser hints that the rumoured Desire 10 series smartphones, the Desire 10 Lifestyle and Desire 10 Pro, could be launched on this date. The teaser shows glimpses of a metal bodied smartphone resembling the renders of the Desire 10 ... Read More »

LeEco Membership Extended to 3 Years for Buyers of Both Smartphones, TVs

Global Internet and technology conglomerate LeEco on Friday announced the extension of its membership programme from one year to three years for buyers of both its ‘Superphones’ and Super TVs. LeEco currently bundles one year of LeEco Membership with every handset, starting with the Le 1s in Eco in May. With the launch of its Super TVs, LeEco offered two ... Read More »

Nokia-Branded Android Smartphones Hit Geekbench, Tipping Specifications

Nokia’s much-anticipated return to smartphones is anticipated to happen later this year. Nokia had in May signed a deal with newly-formed Finnish manufacturer HMD Global to make Nokia-branded smartphones and tablets for the next 10 years. Since then, leaks of some top-end Nokia smartphones have made their way to the Web. And now, the two smartphones have surfaced on Geekbench ... Read More »

Meizu U10, U20 Budget Android Smartphones With Fingerprint Scanner Launched

Meizu has announced two new smartphones in its U series, the U10 and U20 smartphones. The smartphones will come in Black, White, Champagne Gold, and Rose Gold colour variants, and are priced starting CNY 999 (roughly Rs. 10,000). The smartphones comes in two memory/ storage bundles, and the Meizu U10 2GB RAM/ 16GB storage bundle is priced at CNY 999 ... Read More »

Android Nougat Update Is Headed to These Sony Xperia Smartphones

Google has started rolling out final build of Android 7.0 Nougat for its compatible Nexus devices, and soon after the tech giant also confirmed that the upcoming LG V20 will be the first “new smartphone” running on the new OS out-of-the-box. Without wasting much time, Sony has released the list of all its smartphones that will receive the Android 7.0 ... Read More »

Google-Branded Smartphones Are Coming to India and Other Markets

Google is getting ready to release smartphones under its own brand, with the launch likely to be scheduled for early next month, Gadgets 360 has learnt from its sources. Later in September, these smartphones will be available in a handful of countries, including India, with details of rollout to other markets unclear at this point. Gadgets 360 understands that Google ... Read More »

Lyf Wind 3 and Flame 8 Budget Android Smartphones to Be Available Online

Reliance Retail’s Lyf brand is gearing up to launch two new smartphones, the Wind 3 and Flame 8, in India. Both the smartphones will be the first to go on sale via a third party e-commerce website Flipkart. As of now, there is no word whether both these handsets will be also available via the company’s offline retail channel. The ... Read More »

2016 Nexus Smartphones Will Be Available Via Carriers: Report

Nexus phones usually have certain qualities associated with them, however, with upcoming smartphones in the series, it seems like Google will be changing many of these qualities. In June Google CEO Sundar Pichai suggested that the company will be more ‘opinionated’ with its Nexus devices going forward. Latest leaks suggest that the smartphones will be sold through carriers, unlike most ... Read More »

Huawei Says It Shipped 60.5 Million Smartphones Globally in the First Half of 2016

China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world’s third-largest smartphone vendor, said first-half global smartphone shipments jumped 25 percent, helped by rapid growth in traditionally high-end markets such as Europe. Shenzhen-based Huawei, which competes with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc, shipped 60.5 million smartphones globally in the first half. Huawei’s consumer business group, which includes its smartphone division, booked ... Read More »

RBI To Make Funds Transfer Via Smartphones Easier

Hyderabad: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday said it will become easier in the coming weeks for people to transfer funds between bank accounts through their smartphones. Speaking at the IDRBT Banking Technology Excellence Awards function, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan also made a case for tax benefits to merchants for promoting digital transactions. Leveraging the high mobile density, ... Read More »