Friday, November 17, 2017

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Listed Online
The Chinese Smartphone maker Xiaomi is gearing up for the launch of its next Smartphone. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Smartphone has been in news for quite some time and now it seems that the company will soon launch it in China.

The Smartphone was briefly listed on Jd.com in China with a price tag of CNY 8,888. The listing was first spotted by GizChinia.

Last month the Smartphone appeared on the certification website TENAA. The Smartphone with the model number MEE7 appeared on TENAA and is considered to be the Redmi Note 5.

As per the listing, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Note 5 will sport a 5.99-inch FHD+ display boasting a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution. The device will be backed by a 4000mAh battery and will come with dual SIM functionality. The Smartphone is expected to come in two variants - 3GB and 4GB with the option of 32GB and 64GB internal storage.

The images which appeared on TENAA highlights that the Smartphone will come with a bezel-less display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Smartphone will sport a single rear camera and a 5 MP front facing shooter.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is the successor to the Redmi Note 4 Smartphone which was launched in India in January this year. Recently, the same Smartphone got a permanent price cut of Rs 1,000.

The 3 GB RAM version was until now priced at Rs 10,999 while the 4 GB RAM version was priced at Rs 12,999. However, after the price cut, the 3 GB RAM and 4 GB RAM versions priced at Rs 9,999 and Rs 11,999 respectively. The new variants are available from Mi.com website and Flipkart.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Alcatel A5 LED and A7 Launched in India

Alcatel has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of two new Smartphones in India. The company has launched Alcatel A5 LED and A7. The company introduced both the Smartphones at IFA 2017 in Berlin.

Price and Availability:

The Alcatel A5 LED comes with a price tag of Rs 12,999 and is available in Metallic Silver color. The Smartphone is exclusively available on Amazon. On the other hand, the Alcatel A7 is priced at Rs 13,999 and it is also available on Amazon. Both devices come with one-time free screen replacement and 20GB additional data from Reliance Jio. Along with this, Amazon is also offering some exchange offers and no cost EMIs.

Specifications:

The Alcatel A5 LED comes with a 5.2-inch HD display with 720x1280 pixel resolution. The device runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is powered by a 1.5GHz Octa-Core Mediatek MT6753 processor. It offers 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage which can be expanded further via microSD card. The dual SIM device sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front snapper for selfies. It is backed by a 2800mAh battery and offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options.

The other device, the Alcatel A7 sports a 5.5-inch full HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS display with Dragontrial coating. Under-the-hood it sports an octa-core MT6750S processor, clubbed with 4GB RAM. There is a 32GB inbuilt storage along with the support for a microSD card (up to 128GB).

The A7 features a 16MP primary camera and 8MP secondary camera with LED flash on both the sides. Powered by a 4000mAh battery, the device measures 159.6 x 81.5x 8.65mm and weighs 175 grams.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Infinix Zero 5 with Dual Camera in India

China-based Transsion Holdings is set to unveil Infinix 'Zero 5' that will join the race of devices with edge-to-edge display and dual-camera system.

The Smartphone is expected to be priced below Rs 20,000 and will hit the global market by the the end of November.

Infinix 'Zero 5' would feature 6GB RAM and an expandable internal storage of 128GB. The device is also expected to be introduced with camera specifications that are available in flagship mid-segment Smartphones.

The device is expected to sport a telephoto lens and wide-angle lens set up at the rear.

Transsion Holdings in August launched Infinix Note 4 and Hot 4 Pro Smartphones in India in the budget segment.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Vivo V7+ Energetic Blue Color Variant Launched

Chinese Smartphone maker Vivo has introduced V7+ -- its selfie-focused flagship Smartphone with 24MP front shooter - in energetic blue color in India.

Priced at Rs 21,990, V7+ was launched in champagne gold and matte black colored variants in September.

Vivo V7+ is the first phone from the company with an 18:9 aspect ratio with 'Full View' display.

A high point of the device is 24MP selfie camera with an aperture of f/2.0 and flash. The phone sports a 5.99-inch IPS display (1440x720 pixels) in a unibody metal body.

There is 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 256 GB via a dedicated memory card slot. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Vivo Y79 With 24MP Front Camera Launched

Chinese Smartphone maker Vivo has expanded its product lineup with the launch of Y79 Smartphone in China. The company has priced the device at CNY 2,498 and it is up for purchase from the official website of the company. The Smartphone will come in Champagne, Matte Black, and Rose Gold color options and the company will start shipping the device from November 11.

The Vivo Y79 comes with a 5.99-inch full view HD+ display with 720x1440 pixels resolutions and 18:9 aspect ratio. The display is protected with a coating of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. The Smartphone runs Android 7.1 Nougat operating system and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor.


The device offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. The users can further expand the storage up to 256GB by adding a microSD card. The Smartphone sports a 24MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture and Vivo's trademark Moonlight selfie feature. There is also a 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and dual-LED flash.

The device measures 155.8x75.7x7.7mm and comes with dual SIM functionality and is backed by a 3225mAh battery. In terms of connectivity, the device offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Moto X4 Exclusively Available On Flipkart

Lenovo-owned Motorola recently started sending out media invites for the launch event of Moto X4 Smartphone. The company will launch the Smartphone on November 13. The leading e-commerce giant Flipkart has announced that the device will be exclusively available on the shopping platform.

The company launched the Moto X4 at IFA 2017 in Berlin. It is the first Smartphone from the company to come with both Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa smart assistants. The Smartphone sports 5.2-inch full HD display with 1080x1920 pixels resolution. The display is protected with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass on top.

Moto X 4 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor with Adreno 508 GPU. The device offers a 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 2TB by inserting a microSD card.

The USP of the Smartphone is its dual rear camera setup. The device includes 12MP dual autofocus pixel sensor + 8MP ultra wide-angle sensor with 120-degree field of view. The 12MP camera comes with f/2.0 aperture, while the 8MP sensor has f/2.2 aperture. The company claims that the smartphone can click images with depth detection and depth effects. It is also capable of recording slow-motion videos, shoot in Panorama, and Manual mode among other modes.

There is also a 16MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture and a dedicated LED flash. The selfie camera can shoot images in 4MP low light mode, Face filters, Beautification Mode and Professional mode. The Smartphone has the ability to shoot videos in 4K resolution (30 fps).

The Moto X4 packs a 3000mAh battery which also supports 15W TurboPower. The company claims that the Smartphone can deliver six hours of power with 15 minutes of charging. In terms of connectivity the Moto X4 comes with Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack and GPS. It measures 148.35x73.4x7.99mm, weighs 163 grams and is IP68 certificated, which makes it dust and water resistant. The metal-clad device comes in Super Black and Sterling Blue colors.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Coolpad Cool Play 6 Sheen Black Color Variant

Chinese Smartphone maker Coolpad has added a new color option to its Cool Play 6 Smartphone range in India. The company has introduced Sheen Black color variant of the Cool Play 6 Smartphone.

The Smartphone comes at a price tag of Rs 14,999 and is exclusively available on Amazon.

Coolpad Cool Play 6 features a 5.5-inch full HD display with 1080x1920 pixel resolution. The device is powered by a 64-bit, 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 653 processor coupled with 6GB RAM. In terms of storage, the handset offers 64GB internal support but it's non-expandable. It also has a fingerprint sensor at the back.

The Coolpad Cool Play 6 features sports a dual rear camera setup with two 13MP modules for depth of field and monochrome functionalities. The camera comes with f/2.0 aperture and dual-tone LED flash. This is the second Smartphone from Coolpad to offer dual-rear camera. The first one was Cool 1. 

There's also an 8MP front camera with /2.2 aperture for selfies. While the rear camera is capable of recording 720p, 1080p and 4K video, the front camera offers 480p, 720p and 1080p. Some of the camera modes included in the Cool Play 6 are Panorama, Long Exposure and Professional mode.

Running Android 7.1.1 Nougat with company's own Journey UI layer out-of-the-box, the Smartphone is backed by a 4000 mAh battery, which is claimed to deliver up to 252 hours on standby, 9 hours of internet browsing and 6 hours of gaming. In terms of connectivity, the Dual-SIM Smartphone 4G, LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type-C.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

BenQ Designer Monitor PD2710QC in India
Consumer electronics brand BenQ has added a new model to its designer monitor series in India with the launch of PD2710QC. Priced at Rs 62,500, the device is exclusively available on Amazon India's website.

The BenQ PD2710QC comes with a 27-inch QHD screen with 2560x1440 pixels resolution. The display claims to deliver 100% sRGB color accuracy and wide viewing angle performance. The company also claims that the monitor is the world's first to come with USB Type C docking station. It also comes with Darkroom modes tailored for specialized work for designers and is an ideal for designers working with intricate designs.

The monitor also comes with flicker-free technology which can effectively eliminate flicker-induced eyestrain. There is also a dedicated low blue light mode that can filter harmful blue light to prevent eye fatigue and vision damage.

Rajeev Singh, BenQ India, MD said, "Specially made for designers, PD2710QC is engineered to bring a new level of sophistication for the creative professionals. BenQ has brought world's first designer monitor with USB-C Docking Station with MacBook and MacBook Pro compatibility designer monitor which offers superb out-of-box color, Ultra HD resolution, and high-end build."
Oppo R11s And R11s Plus Smartphones With Dual Rear Cameras

Chinese Smartphone maker Oppo has expanded its R series of Smartphones. The company has launched R11s and R11s Plus at an event in China. The Oppo R11s comes with Black, Champagne Gold and Red colour options and it is priced at 2999 yuan. There's also a special edition of the smartphone comes with a price tag of 3199 yuan. On the other hand the R11s Plus comes in Black and Champagne Gold colour variants and is 3699 yuan.

The Oppo R11s and R11s Plus run Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system and are powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with Adreno 512 GPU. The duo sports a dual rear camera setup. Both the smartphones come with 16MP+20MP rear camera setup. The primary camera comes with dual-tone LED Flash and f/1.7 aperture. There's also a 20MP front facing camera for selfies.

The 20MP front facing canera comes with AI beauty recognition technology which collects 254 feature points that help in capturing the perfect selfie. The company claims that the front camera scans 128 facial recognition points and can also be used to unlock the Smartphone.

Both the Smartphones also come with VOOC flash charge support which will offer 2 hours of battery backup with just 5 minutes of charging.

The Oppo R11s comes with a 6.1-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 1080x2160 pixel resolution. The device comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 265GB. Measuring 155.1 x 75.5 x 7.1mm, the device comes equipped with a fingerprint sensor and houses a 3,205 mAh battery.

The oppo R11s Plus features a 6.43-inch screen with 1080x2160 pixel resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone offers 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage and the users can also add a microSD card of up to 256GB. Weighing 128 grams, the smartphone comes with a pill shaped fingerprint sensor placed on the front panel. The smartphone is backed by a 4,000 mAh battery and offers 4G, VoLTE,3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type-C as connectivity options.

Friday, November 3, 2017

ZTE Blade A3 Smartphone With Dual Selfie Camera

Chinese Smartphone maker ZTE has expanded its Smartphone portfolio with the launch of Blade A3 in China. The company has priced the device at RMB 799 and it will be available in Glacier Blue and Obsidian Black colour options. The Smartphone will go on sale starting November 6 via JD.com and on the company's official ZTE store in China.

ZTE Blade A3 comes with a dual-selfie camera setup. The Smartphone consists of a 5MP and 2MP front cameras for selfies. The device features a 5.5-inch HD display with 720x1280 pixel resolution.

The Smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHZ quad-core MediaTek MT6737T processor paired with 3 GB of RAM. It offers 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128 GB by adding a microSD card. The device runs Android7.1.1 Nougat operating system and sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash. The dual-SIM Smartphone offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Itel S21 Smartphone With Dual Selfie Camera

Chinese Smartphone maker Itel has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of yet another budget Smartphone. The company has launched its itel S21 Smartphone with 4G VoLTE support. The USP of the Smartphone is its dual selfie camera.

Price and Availability:

The itel S21 comes with a price tag of Rs 5,999 and is available in Moonlight Silver, Champagne Gold and Elegant Black colour options across retail stores in the country. Going by the price, the Smartphone will face competition from the Xiaomi Redmi 4A and the Moto C Plus.

Technical Specifications:

The itel S21 comes with a 5inch FWVGA display with 480x854 pixels resolution. The Smartphone is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek processor and runs Android 7.1 Nougat operating system. The dual SIM Smartphone offers 1GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB by adding a microSD card.

The Smartphone sports a dual selfie camera with one 5 MP and other 2 MO modules. There's also an 8 MP rear camera with dual tone LED flash. The Smartphone is backed by a 2700 mAh battery and offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity options.
Vivo X20 Blue Color Variant Launched

Chinese Smartphone maker Vivo has launched the Blue color variant of its flagship Smartphone Vivo X20 in China. The Smartphone will be available for purchase starting November 11 at the same price tag. The company launched the Vivo X20 and X20 Plus Smartphones in China in September this year.

The Vivo X20 comes with a 6.01-inch Full HD display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution. The display is protected with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass on top. The Smartphone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system topped with the FunTouch UI of the company.

The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with Adreno 512 GPU. The dual SIM Smartphone offers 4 GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 256 GB by adding a microSD card.

The main highlight of the Vivo X20 is its camera capabilities. The Smartphone features a dual rear camera setup. It sports a 12 MP + 5 MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, OIS and LED flash. There is also a 12MP front facing camera with soft LED flash and f/2.0 aperture.

The metal Unibody Smartphone is backed by a 3425 mAh battery which comes with fast charging support. In terms of connectivity options the Smartphones offer 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS.

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