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OnePlus 3 Will Reportedly Get Android 7.0 Nougat Beta ‘Community’ Build This Month

  A company that advertises its products as ‘flagship killers’ needs to not only keep up with the hardware specifications on premium smartphones but also the software aspect of its smartphones. It seems like OnePlus finally had this epiphany as the company will reportedly bring a beta ‘community’ build of Android 7.0 Nougat for its smartphone OnePlus 3 this month. ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Plus Demand May Hit Apple’s Profits This Holiday Season

Apple Inc said it was caught off guard by how many people want to buy its biggest smartphone, the iPhone 7 Plus, and the miscalculation may hit profits this holiday season. The technology leader is not sure it can make as many units of the iPhone 7 Plus as consumers want in time for the Christmas shopping rush, Apple’s Chief ... Read More »

iPhone Sales in India Rose Over 50 Percent This Year; Apple Banking on Reliance Jio, Middle Class for Future Growth

On the back of its first annual revenue decline in 15 years, Apple is now looking at India – one of its fastest-growing markets – for future growth. CEO Tim Cook said in the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call that it saw a 50 percent growth in iPhone sales in the fiscal year ending September 2016 and sees headroom for more ... Read More »

Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and Pixel C Users to Receive Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview This Month

  Google has announced the Android 7.1 Nougat developer preview will be released for select compatible devices by the end of this month. After unveiling the new Android version for its Pixel smartphones at the Made by Google Event, the tech giant has now confirmed the preview will arrive for select Nexus devices before the end of October. The Android ... Read More »

LG V20 Goes on Sale This Week; US Pre-Orders Expected to Start October 17

  LG at its September 7 event launched the first new smartphone to run Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box – the LG V20 – with dual screen and dual cameras. The price and availability details were not given by the company then. Now the company has officially confirmed that LG V20 is going to be available starting this week. The smartphone ... Read More »

Volkswagen Ameo Diesel To Be Launched In India This Week

Volkswagen is all set to launch the diesel engine version of the Ameo compact sedan this week in India. At the time of its original launch, a few months ago, Volkswagen only introduced the petrol variant as the diesel 1.5-litre EA189 engine was due for a major update. The new updated engine will feature more power than before at about ... Read More »

Microsoft to Discontinue Lumia Phones This December: Report

There was a time when Microsoft couldn’t stop talking about the innovation it was trying to bring to the smartphone market with its Lumia devices. The company believed that the line-up, tagged with its mobile platform, could compete with the likes of Apple and Google. However, things seem to have not gone according to the company’s plans. Latest reports now ... Read More »

ChampOne C1 Registrations Open but Is This Mobile the New Freedom 251?

ChampOne, an unknown company, has listed a Rs. 501 smartphone called ChampOne C1 on its website, with registrations for the first flash scheduled for September 2┬ánow open. Well, sort of. After the listing went viral on Monday, the company updated its website to say “only existing customers are eligible for flash sale” – what that means for a company with ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Ignis India Launch On Schedule; Will Arrive This Festive Season

As opposed to ongoing rumours about the Maruti Suzuki Ignis’ launch being postponed to 2017, the Indo-Japanese carmaker has told us that it will go ahead with the launch of the car this year itself. Slated for a festive season launch, the all-new Ignis will be Maruti Suzuki’s first sub-4 metre crossover in the Indian market. The car was first ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 3S, Lenovo Vibe K5 Note, Samsung Galaxy Note 7, and More News This Week

Need to catch up on the top stories of the week? You’ve come to the right place. This week was highlighted by the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Price). Samsung’s skipped a number for its latest flagship, but not everyone is convinced it will be enough. Do you think Samsung got things right? Tell us via the comments, ... Read More »