Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) With Super-Amoled Display Reportedly Launched

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) smartphone that has been in rumours and leaks for the past few weeks, appears to have quietly been launched by the South Korean tech giant in Dubai. The smartphone was on for sale for AED 499 (roughly Rs. 9,000) at a Jumbo Electronics showroom as seen in the image shared by a user (via GSMArena). The handset is not yet listed on the retailer’s website…

Read More >>

Lenovo Lemon 3 With 5-Inch Display, Snapdragon 616 SoC Launched

Lenovo, after launching its A7000 Turbo smartphone in India earlier this week, has now launched a new smartphone dubbed Lemon 3. Launched in China, the handset carries a price tag of RMB 699 (approximately Rs. 7,000), the same as that of Xiaomi Redmi 3, which launched this week. Available in Silver and Gold colour variants, the smartphone can be reserved now from the company’sshopping website. The Lenovo Lemon 3’s availability…

Read More >>

Netflix for Android TV Gets Smart Lock; Lets Users Skip Passwords to Sign In

We already know that Netflix Android app supported Google’s Smart Lock feature on smartphones and tablets. This let users directly sign in without facing the account login page. Now, support for the feature is said to have arrived on the Netflix Android TV app. For those unaware, Smart Lock feature unlocks the Android devices when they enter trusted locations marked by the user or detects trusted devices nearby. This eliminates…

Read More >>

ZTE Blade D Lux With 5.5-Inch Display, 13-Megapixel Camera Launched

ZTE has introduced a new smartphone under the ‘Blade’ series, namely the ZTE Blade D Lux. The handset is available in Vietnam and Singapore priced at VND 3,890,000 (roughly Rs. 11,600) and SGD 239 (roughly Rs. 11,100). The device will be sold by M1 carrier in Singapore. The dual-SIM supporting ZTE Blade D Lux runs Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box and features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution display with 2.5D…

Read More >>

Oppo F1 selfie-focused phone now available for pre-order

Chinese company Oppo’s selfie-focused phone, aka F1 is expected to make its way to India on January 28. The phone in question has however landed first in Vietnam where it is now available for pre-order. The Oppo F1 has been priced at roughly around $290 which roughly translates to Rs.19,377. The phone will start shipping from January 21. The Oppo F1 which was first announced during the recently concluded CES…

Read More >>

iBall Slide 3G Q81 Tablet With 8-Inch Display Launched at Rs. 7,999

iBall has launched a new Slide-series tablet, the Slide 3G Q81, priced at Rs. 7,999. The company says that the new iBall Slide 3G Q81 tablet will be available via retail stores starting early January. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Slide 3G Q81 tablet comes with 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom X3 processor clocked at 1GHz. It packs 8GB of built-in storage which can be further expanded up to 64GB (via microSD…

Read More >>

Samsung Electronics Reaches Partial Agreement With Sick Workers

Samsung Electronics reached a partial agreement on workplace safety with sickened workers and their families, nearly a decade after the death of a 22-year-old chip worker from leukemia galvanized concern about conditions in South Korea’s semiconductor industry. The South Korean company and Banolim, which is the main advocacy group for sick workers, along with another group representing workers signed an agreement Tuesday to establish an external committee that will have…

Read More >>

iPhone 5e Said to Be Rumoured 4-Inch iPhone; Price, Specs Tipped: Report

In the past few months, we have come across several rumours and leaks regarding the long-anticipated 4-inch iPhone model, which is tipped to be called the iPhone 6c and even the iPhone 7c in somereports. However, according to a Chinese analyst, the smartphone will sport a different name altogether. As per the analyst, the rumoured 4-inch iPhone model will come with the ‘iPhone 5e’ moniker, where ‘e’ means ‘enhanced’. In…

Read More >>

LeTV’s Le Max, Le 1s India Launch Set for January 20

Chinese firm LeTV has started sending media invites for an event on January 20 where the company is expected to launch its first phones in India. The company is likely to launch the Le Max alongside the Le 1s smartphone. The official invite for the launch event doesn’t say much about the upcoming devices. LeTV India’s Facebook page however drops the hint of two smartphones launching on January 20. In…

Read More >>