Plantronics India launches a Web Store

Plantronics India launched a web store this weekend, to make it easier for customers to get their hands on their Bluetooth headsets. As y'all might already know, we're big fans of Plantronics, and their latest headsets like the Voyager Edge and wireless headphones like the BackBeat Go FIT were quite impressive. Plantronics headsets are also available at other online retailers like Amazon India or Flipkart b ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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 ...

Read more

HTC Desire 616 launched in Singapore for S$298

HTC has launched the Desire 616, a new entry-level dual-SIM smartphone from the Taiwanese phone maker, in Singapore for a SIM-free price of S$298 in both black and white. In terms of specifications, it basically slots in at the low end of the smartphone market with a 5-inch 720p display, unspecified 1.4GHz octa-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 4GB of internal storage, dual SIM card slots (regular SIM + microSIM, ...

Read more

Spice SmartPulse: a smartwatch that’s a dual-SIM phone (Rs 3999)

The Spice Smart Pulse was announced in India today, a smartwatch that can independently function as a dual-SIM phone as well. Launched at an MRP price of Rs 4999 but the smartwatch will be offered on Homeshop18 and Saholic for a MOP price of Rs 3999. The Smart Pulse runs a java-based operating system, has is compatible with Android (4.3 or newer) devices, supports 3G connectivity and comes with a free bluet ...

Read more

Xiaomi Mi3 Launched in India at Rs 14,999 (Available July 15th)

Xiaomi has quietly launched the Mi3 in India today, at a price of Rs 14,999. That being said, the phone will only be available from July 15th. As you might already know, the Xiaomi Mi3 is the company's current flagship smartphone, boasting a 5 inch 1080p IPS display, a 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, a 13-megapixel rear camera (with dual-LED flash), 2 megapixel front ...

Read more