New Nexus phones would be a natural fit for HTC as it looks to secure the future of its smartphone business.
Google's Nexus phones don't have the instant recognition of a Samsung or LG handset, but they do play an important role in the Android ecosystem. As such, they draw a special kind of attention from Android enthusiasts. Each year sees a fresh cycle of rumors, speculation and leaks as a...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 21 Apr 2016 9:24 am
Lenovo's mobile-only sub-brand ZUK hasn't garnered much attention, but that's about to change with its latest offering, the ZUK Z2 Pro. Unveiled in China earlier today, the phone features a 2.15GHz Snapdragon 820 SoC, 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM, 128GB UFS 2.0 storage, USB Type-C (3.1), Bluetooth 4.2, and a 3100mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
The LG G5 se has been rumored before, with some saying that it would be a smaller version of the LG G5. After appearing online in Russia, it doesn't appear as though the size rumors played out to be true, but it does have downgraded internals. It won't have the Snapdragon 820 processor, and instead will sport the Snapdragon 652. Another notable difference is that it is said to be a 3G phone, even...
Micromax, India's leading handset brand, has announced the latest addition to its Canvas Spark series of affordable smartphones. The Canvas Spark 2 Plus is the first smartphone from the vendor to run Marshmallow out of the box, and it's available for just ₹3,999.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 21 Apr 2016 2:00 am
The Mi 5 offers great hardware, but software drawbacks and availability issues continue to hold the device back.
Xiaomi was quick to roll out the Mi 5 in the Indian market, with the vendor trying to make a statement in the country after seeing sluggish sales over the course of the last 12 months. However, the Mi 5 available is the 32GB edition with 3GB of RAM and an underclocked 1...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 21 Apr 2016 12:35 am
Oppo F1 Plus is now available in India. Pre-orders for the phone kicked off on April 11, and the handset is now available for purchase in retail stores across Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Chennai for ₹26,990.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 20 Apr 2016 11:52 pm
Samsung has rolled out a series of commercials showcasing what's on offer with the mid-range Galaxy A 2016 series. The videos highlight the metal and glass designs of the phones, the f/1.9 camera with OIS, and also offer a quick look at how you can use Samsung Pay with the handsets.
Two great phones with different strengths.
The LG G5 is new on the block, which means that it's time to pit against some of the best phones currently available. This go around we'll be taking a look at how the LG G5 compares up against the likes of the Nexus 6P. They both have their own strengths, so if you've been curious to see how the G5 holds up be sure to keep reading.
Huawei's 2016 flagship, the P9, has the widest UK availability of any Huawei-branded phone
Huawei is hoping to make a big splash with its new high-end phone. The P9, with its dual cameras and metal unibody, will be available SIM-free at a compelling £449 price point, as well as being picked up by all four major network operators. We've rounded up some early pre-order details for the Huawei P9...
Make sure only you and the people you trust have access your Galaxy S7 and the data stored within.
Securing your devices and data is more important than ever these days. Just think of the sheer amount of personal information we pour into our phones, not to mention the shift towards using devices to manage finances. Now, think of all of that information falling into the wrong hands. Scary,...
Can HTC regain its position of strength?
The HTC 10 looks nothing like an iPhone. Let's just get that out of the way.
Its predecessor, or half-sibling — whatever you wish to call the One A9 — resembled the iPhone 6s in more than a few ways, but much was made about nothing. The two phones were made of single blocks of brushed aluminum, with etched speaker ports, front home buttons and, perhaps...
It won't be long before you can get your hands on an HTC 10, and the company is continuing to push out new marketing material for it. The latest ad shows off the best features of the smartphone, like the display, cameras and sound quality. Between the dramatic music and flashy animations, the video captures your attention and leaves you wanting more information.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 20 Apr 2016 5:03 am
LeEco has unveiled three new handsets in China today, the Le 2, Le 2 Pro and Le Max 2. The phones are the first to eschew the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of USB Type-C audio, with LeEco rolling out two USB-C headphones to go with the handsets.
It's not so much packaging, really, as a big old Pelican-style case.
We're hanging out at CE China this week, a new event hosted by IFA, and since it's Asia focused we're seeing a bunch of stuff that we might not normally come across in Europe or North America. One of those things is the ivargo and its pretty epic box.
This likely isn't the retail packaging, just as with the fancy Nextbit...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 19 Apr 2016 11:39 pm
Alleged images of the Moto G4 Plus leaked last week, giving us a hint of what to expect from Motorola's budget series this year. The images highlighted a fingerprint sensor at the front and an oblong camera housing at the back. An official-looking render of the Moto G4 Plus in white is making the rounds today, serving up a look at the entire device.
Make yourself at home on the Home screen of your Samsung Galaxy S7!
The Home screen settings on your S7 let you change things like how many pages it has, what widgets are displayed, and how many grids it has. Let's run through them.
How to add Home screen pages on the Samsung Galaxy S7
How to remove Home screen pages on the Samsung Galaxy S7
How to turn on/off Flipboard's Briefing screen on...
HTC returns in style, with one of the best Android phones of the year so far.
The quick take
After a disappointing couple of release cycles, HTC's 2016 flagship is a confident return to form, and a reason for high-end buyers to start paying attention to the company once again. This impressive all-rounder gets a lot of important things right — performance, build quality and, for the most part...