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Apple, Xiaomi Lead Wearables Market in First Quarter of 2018: Canalys

Apple, Xiaomi Lead Wearables Market in First Quarter of 2018: Canalys

HIGHLIGHTS 80 percent of the wearable revenue came from smartwatches Apple and Xiaomi managed to rake in 18 percent sales each 3.8 million Apple Watches were sold in first quarter After a sluggish past, the wearables market is finally seeing a boost with 35 percent rise in overall shipments year on year in the first [...]

May 26, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple, Xiaomi Lead Wearables Market in First Quarter of 2018: Canalys

Apple iPhone dual-SIM devices likely for the first time in 2018!

Apple iPhone dual-SIM devices likely for the first time in 2018!

The global innovation leader in smartphones, Apple, is believed to be set to launch a new dual sim device. One of the prominent Apple whistleblowers, known for leaking reliable Apple information, has leaked new information about a new Apple Device that will offer dual sim capabilities, for the first time in the company’s history. It [...]

May 3, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple iPhone dual-SIM devices likely for the first time in 2018!

Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ smartphones: Unofficial Renders Leaked!

Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ smartphones: Unofficial Renders Leaked!

Renders of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+, based on CAD schematics, have been leaked. The 360-degree renders available on @OnLeaks reveal both the phones in full. Videos of the renders are available for each model separately. The models are expected to be launched soon as successors to the Galaxy A5. Both of these mid-range [...]

May 3, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ smartphones: Unofficial Renders Leaked!

Samsung Galaxy Zero smartphone will be almost bezel-less: Render video out!

Samsung Galaxy Zero smartphone will be almost bezel-less: Render video out!

A new development from the South Korean smartphone giant Samsung is the rumoured entry of Samsung Galaxy Zero. The Galaxy Zero, if rumours are true, will be the first smartphone ever to feature a completely bezel-less design. According to a Youtube channel ‘Science and Knowledge’, the giant is set to introduce a new design for [...]

May 3, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy Zero smartphone will be almost bezel-less: Render video out!

Fitbit Ace Fitness Band for Kids Launched: Price, Specifications

Fitbit Ace Fitness Band for Kids Launched: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Fitbit Ace is currently available for pre-order in the US Ace will be available globally in Q2 this year It’s available in two colours – Electric Blue and Power Purple Fitbit has launched its first fitness band dedicated to kids – Fitbit Ace. Apart from the Fitibit Versa, a smartwatch which the company unveiled on Tuesday, [...]

March 16, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Fitbit Ace Fitness Band for Kids Launched: Price, Specifications

Android Wear Rebranded to Wear OS: Here Are the Smartwatches Eligible for Update

Android Wear Rebranded to Wear OS: Here Are the Smartwatches Eligible for Update

HIGHLIGHTS Android Wear is now Wear OS by Google Google has a new landing page for Wear OS Google released a list of smartwatches that will get Wear OS update Google is replacing its Android Wear brand that it had introduced in 2014 with a new name – Wear OS. There is no new hardware or software for [...]

March 16, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Android Wear Rebranded to Wear OS: Here Are the Smartwatches Eligible for Update

The Samsung S9 Series flagship smartphones: A Run-of-the-Mill Upgrade?

The Samsung S9 Series flagship smartphones: A Run-of-the-Mill Upgrade?

The new Samsung S9 & S9+ are here. Not that there was a huge build up for these models anyway…so yay!? A lot has been written about these phones , speculation and specification wise. For that reason I am not going into that area at all. What I do want to talk about, is the [...]

March 10, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on The Samsung S9 Series flagship smartphones: A Run-of-the-Mill Upgrade?

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Said to Sport Higher Price, Impressive Scores Spotted on Geekbench

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Said to Sport Higher Price, Impressive Scores Spotted on Geekbench

HIGHLIGHTS Pricing has been reported from several sources in European markets New larger, unmarked renders have been released for the Galaxy S9 series Galaxy S9+ scored marginally higher than the Galaxy S9 on Geekbench Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are getting closer to being unveiled at the Galaxy Unpacked event, just ahead of Mobile World Congress 2018, in [...]

February 22, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Said to Sport Higher Price, Impressive Scores Spotted on Geekbench

Sony Teases New Smartphones for MWC 2018 Launch

Sony Teases New Smartphones for MWC 2018 Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Sony has released a teaser video The video shows some ripples and a hand to hint new developments The Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact successors are already rumoured Days ahead of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018, Sonyhas released a teaser video from the official Xperia account to suggest its arrival at the forthcoming convention with [...]

February 22, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Sony Teases New Smartphones for MWC 2018 Launch

HTC Desire 12 Retail Box Spotted, Details Its Specifications

HTC Desire 12 Retail Box Spotted, Details Its Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS An alleged retail box of the HTC Desire 12 has been leaked The retail box shows some key specifications of the upcoming smartphone The new HTC model is expected to arrive at MWC 2018 HTC Desire 12 specifications have been detailed through an alleged retail box. There has been speculation that the new model by HTC will [...]

February 22, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on HTC Desire 12 Retail Box Spotted, Details Its Specifications

Oppo, Qualcomm Partner on 5G Mobile Phones

Oppo, Qualcomm Partner on 5G Mobile Phones

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo on Monday announced a partnership with chipmaker Qualcomm, where Qualcomm will support Oppo to make 5G-ready mobile phones. As part of the “5G Pioneer Initiative”, Qualcomm will provide comprehensive solutions such as the radio frequency front-end field to Oppo, it was announced at the 2018 Qualcomm Technology Day in China. “In the future, Oppo will [...]

January 31, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Oppo, Qualcomm Partner on 5G Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Design Outed by Case Maker, Animoji-Like Avatars Tipped

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Design Outed by Case Maker, Animoji-Like Avatars Tipped

HIGHLIGHTS Dbrand has revealed renders for both the phones The Galaxy S9+ has been shown to sport a dual camera setup Pre-orders for skins and wraps are currently live Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ have been outed in yet another set of renders, this time courtesy accessories maker Dbrand. The renders reveal the front and back panel [...]

January 31, 2018 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Design Outed by Case Maker, Animoji-Like Avatars Tipped