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BlackBerry ‘Krypton’ Motion Full-Touch Android Smartphone Leaked

HIGHLIGHTS BlackBerry’s new all-screen smartphone leaked BlackBerry Krypton likely to launch as Motion It is said to come with Snapdragon 625 SoC BlackBerry’s long-rumoured ‘Krypton’ Android smartphone has been leaked in a new render. Prolific tipster Evan Blass has leaked a render showing the alleged BlackBerry ‘Krypton’ which is speculated to be unveiled as BlackBerry Motion. One of the biggest highlight of ... Read More »

Samsung Offers Discounts on Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S8, and More in Shop Anniversary Sale

HIGHLIGHTS The sale will continue till September 30 Offers are available across range of products ICICI and HDFC credit card holders to get additional discount Samsung is hosting a sale on its official online store in India as part of the festive sale season, where the South Korean giant is offering discounts on its flagship Galaxy S8and the Galaxy S8+ handsets as well ... Read More »

Sony Mobile unveils 3D scanning smartphones

Today saw the unveiling of two new smartphones from Sony Mobile, both of which feature world-first smartphone technology: 3D scanning. The Sony Xperia XZ1 (available from mid-September) and the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (available from October) feature a 3D scanner named Creator that is able to capture 3D scans in just one minute, providing users with highly detailed 3D scans ... Read More »

Nokia 6 to Go on Sale Today in India via Amazon

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 6 price in India is Rs. 14,999 Nokia 6 flash sale begins at 12pm IST Amazon is running sale offers alongside Nokia 6 (Review) will go on sale in India on Wednesday via Amazon India, with the flash sale beginning at 12pm IST. Launched by HMD Global back in January alongside the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5, the Nokia 6 was brought to India in June. The Nokia ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 First Impressions: Google’s Android One Makes a Comeback

Xiaomi Mi A1 is the company’s first Android One phone, and will get timely Android Oreo update HIGHLIGHTS The Xiaomi Mi A1 has been launched at Rs. 14,999 It is the first device under Google’s Android One The Mi A1 is basically an international version of the Mi 5X The Xiaomi Mi A1 has been launched as the new face of Google’s Android ... Read More »

Toshiba to Build Chip Plant Without Partner Western Digital

Toshiba is moving forward with plans to build a new memory chip plant without partner Western Digital, another escalation of the fight over the future of their joint venture. The electronics maker will spend JPY 195 billion ($1.8 billion or roughly Rs. 11,275 crores) on construction of Fab 6 of its Yokkaichi semiconductor facility in western Japan, the Tokyo-based company said ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Devices Fail on Reliability, Finds Consumer Reports Survey

HIGHLIGHTS Consumer Reports surveyed 90,000 tablet and laptop owners Breakage rate for Surface devices is worse compared to other brands Microsoft devices were found to freeze, unexpectedly shut down The breakage rate for Microsoft’s Surface devices is significantly worse than for other manufacturers’ laptops and tablets, Consumer Reports said, adding that it was removing its “recommended” designation for Surface products. The non-profit publication surveyed ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4A Flash Sale in India Today via Amazon

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Redmi 4A price in India is Rs. 5,999 It will go on sale via Amazon India at 12pm IST It features 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage. Xiaomi Redmi 4A (Review), the popular budget smartphone from the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, will be available in a flash sale on Amazon India on Thursday. The Redmi 4A flash sale will ... Read More »

Amazon Offering $101 Off Sony’s MDR-1000X Noise-Canceling Bluetooth Headphones

Amazon is currently offering $101 off the price of Sony’s highly rated MDR-1000X noise-canceling Bluetooth headphones, which came out last October and usually retail at $399. The headphones boast the same drivers as the company’s well-regarded MDR-1A headset made for listening to Hi-Res Audio, as supported by the company’s Walkman range and its line of wireless home speakers and in-car audio systems. ... Read More »

Replacement Screens With Malicious Chips Can Be Used to Control Your Phone

HIGHLIGHTS Researchers hacked into several phones by embedding a malicious chip The chip could be used to log keyboard input, install apps, and more These chips are cheap and can be mass produced There seems to be no end to the ways hackers can get inside your smartphone. It is increasingly getting easy for hackers to infiltrate smartphones through malicious ... Read More »