UnleashTV Episode 84 : The One with the Selfie Phone

It's Sunday, which means it's time for you to check out UnleashTV, our weekly video podcast where we discuss and debate the big news of the week, as covered here on UnleashThePhones. The One with the selfie phone: News Rundown Devices HTC launches HTC One E8 in India for Rs.34,900 HTC launches HTC Desire 616 in India for Rs. 16,900 Sony Xperia C3 Announced: A “Selfie phone” with a 5 MP Front Facing Camera D ...

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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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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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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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Video: Apple shows off their ‘Pride’

Apple released a new video today, highlighting the many employees, friends and families that took part in the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade on June 29th, 2014. Apple raised the pride flag at their headquarters in Cupertino, and took part in the parade, handing out t-shirts, caps and even iTunes gift cards to the people. Among those in attendance were Apple's CEO Tim Cook, Apple designers, engineers, the ma ...

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And the Winner of the #LumiaHeroes twitter contest is …

UPDATE : Since the winner @zzelectric did not provide us with a valid photo ID proof, we had to host a redraw to find a new winner and reject his entry. Please scroll to the bottom to find the new winner. In addition to the existing entries, 2 new entries have been added, making the new finalist entry count as 15.  On Monday, June 30th, we had hosted a contest over at Twitter for the Nokia Lumia 630, partne ...

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Samsung Gear 2 Review

Samsung has been a big player in the smart watch game for the past 18 months, launching the Galaxy Gear last year, running Android and now Tizen thanks to a software update, and this year the Tizen-powered Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, Gear Fit and even the Gear Live (running Android Wear) that was announced last week. In for review though, is the Gear 2. The design language is definitely familiar, building upon last ...

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