Video: Samsung’s new ads mock the iPad’s Display & Multitasking

Samsung's at it again. In their new commercials for the Galaxy Tab S series of tablets, the Korean company mocks the iPad (again), highlighting how it cant multitasking with two apps running at the same time on one screen, and how it's screen quality isn't as high as Samsung's AMOLED offering. This has worked for Samsung in the past so it's no surprise to see them sticking to the same tactic. Check out the ...

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Lumia 1020 to reportedly reach End-of-Life status on September 14th

According to good ol' @evleaks, the Nokia Lumia 1020 will be reaching End of Life status this September 14th 2014. The ‘End of Life’ status is a natural progression for any smartphone, but it sure looks like the shelf life is getting even smaller. The Lumia 1020 was announced just a year ago, in July 2013 at an event in New York City. Since then, Nokia has been marketing and improving the 41 megapixel windo ...

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HTC One E8 : Hands on [Video]

HTC today launched the HTC Desire 616 (Rs16,900 | Complete Review) and the HTC One E8 (Rs.34,900) in India. Providing a stiff competition to the Oppo Find 7 and the Samsung Galaxy S5, the HTC One E8 is a promising phone. Have a look at our hands on and first impressions video for the HTC One E8 over here :   As is the tradition with almost all HTC devices, the HTC One E8 feels quite premium as well. It ...

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HTC Desire 616 Review

HTC first got into the game of making dual-SIM phones with last year's dual-SIM HTC One (M7), which was followed by the dual-SIM HTC One Max and HTC One (M8). However, the company has understood that dual-SIM phones become much more attractive when they are pitched at lower price points, and that understanding has led to the dual-SIM HTC Desire 616 which promises the utility of dual SIM card slots, octa-cor ...

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HTC launches HTC One E8 in India for Rs.34,900

After launching the HTC Desire 616 (MRP : Rs.17,200 / MOP : Rs16,900); HTC also launched the HTC One E8 for Rs. 35,990 (MRP) / Rs. 34,900 (MOP) in India today. To put in perspective, the HTC One E8 is a cheaper version of the flagship HTC One M8, letting go of the all metal build of the M8. According to HTC, E in E8 stands for Elegance, and therefore, you are supposed to get a phone with a premium finish, e ...

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HTC launches HTC Desire 616 in India for Rs. 16,900

HTC today launched their entry level dual SIM smartphone named the HTC Desire 616 in India for a MOP price of Rs.16,900 today. The MRP price is Rs 17,200. The HTC Desire 616 has a 5 inch LCD display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution which gives it a pixel density of 294 pixels per inch (ppi). The phone weighs 150g and is 9.2mm thin. The Desire 616 has 1GB of RAM and 4GB of ROM on boar; but you can also exte ...

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Nokia Lumia 930 launched in Singapore for S$789

At a press event in Singapore yesterday, Microsoft Devices announced that the Nokia Lumia 930, the flagship Lumia smartphone announced back at Microsoft's BUILD conference in April, will go on sale at all Nokia Stores and Nokia Solution Partners this Saturday, July 12th, for a recommended (sim-free) retail price of S$789 in all 4 colour variants (black, white, green and orange). In addition, all three local ...

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Motorola Sells A Million Smartphones In India In 5 Months,

When the Moto G launched worldwide, everyone appreciated the mix of Stock Android, great performance and a tempting price. When it was announced in India, it surpassed everyone's expectations with its pricing. It was extremely hard to get your hands on it due to it continually going out of stock. It sold a good number and so did the Moto E, their Rs. 7k wonder. Even their higher midrange entrant, the Moto X ...

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HTC Desire 616 Unboxing [Video]

This week I've got a pretty interesting device from HTC, the Desire 616. This is the company's entry-level dual-SIM smartphone that is available for an attractively low price, but it does have the distinction of being the first octa-core smartphone to arrive from HTC. Its specifications are strictly on the low end of the midrange - it's powered by an 8-core Mediatek MT6592 chipset clocked at 1.4GHz, it has ...

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Ramadan Reruns: Finding The Best Quran App For Your Android Device

Its that time of the year, when a billion people, for an entire month, try to abstain from food, drink, and other distractions from sunrise to sunset, and try to get closer to their Creator. Many people try to finish one reading of the Holy Quran during Ramadan, which translates to one parah a day. We are attempting that this month too, and hence felt the need to settle down with the perfect Quran app on ou ...

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Sony Xperia C3 Announced: A “Selfie phone” with a 5 MP Front Facing Camera

The Sony Xperia C3 was announced today, a new affordable smartphone that focuses on selfies. The Xperia C3 features a 5MP front-facing wide-angle camera, with a front facing "soft LED flash" to help it with this task. The camera even has a Smile Shutter and Superior Auto mode, along with AR effects like previous Xperias. Apart from that, there's an 8 megapixel rear camera, which sounds pretty decent. Take a ...

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Nokia Lumia 635 Quick Review

I had great expectations for the Lumia 635, the LTE variant of the Lumia 630. After coming to the conclusion that Nokia had taken a misstep last year with the Lumia 625 in terms of achieving the perfect price-to-features ratio that had been done with the Lumia 620, I really wanted the Lumia 635 to be Nokia's Moto G - a phone that I would be able to confidently recommend to anyone seeking a smartphone on a b ...

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