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Lenovo Posts First Quarter Profit as Recovery Continues

Chinese technology giant Lenovo Thursday recorded a sharp rise in first-quarter net profit as the company’s turnaround gathered pace. The PC maker posted a $77 million (roughly Rs. 541 crores) net profit in the quarter to June 30 – up from a $72 million loss in the same period last year. “The Group remains confident in its core PC business, and aims to ... Read More »

Samsung’s First Android Go Smartphone Now Revealed Through Official User Manual

HIGHLIGHTS The user manual shows a removable battery pack It also details the preloaded Android Go apps The smartphone is likely to run Samsung Experience UX Samsung’s first Android Go smartphone has been a part of rumours for some time now. But now, Samsung has revealed the handset itself by posting its user manual in Russia. The user manual shows the model number of ... Read More »

Amazon Freedom Sale Day 2 Offers: Top Deals on Mobiles, Laptops, LED TVs, and More

Amazon Freedom Sale offers today include Samsung Galaxy Note 8 at Rs. 55,900. HIGHLIGHTS Amazon Freedom Sale kicked off at 12am on August 9 It will run until midnight on August 12 A 10 percent discount is available for SBI credit and debit cards The Amazon Freedom Sale has entered its second day, with deals still available across a number of categories. The Amazon ... Read More »

Apple 2018 iPhone Names Tipped as iPhone 9, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus; Hands-on Video Surfaces

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is expected to launch three new iPhones this year There is expected to be an LCD variant which may be called iPhone 9 The other two will be called iPhone XS and iPhone XS Plus Apple is expected to launch three new iPhones this year – one iPhone X successor with an OLED display, one 6.5-inch most premium variant with OLED ... Read More »

Google Pixel 2 XL’s Slow Screen Unlocking Issue Is Getting a Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Google has confirmed a ‘proper’ fix for the screen unlocking lag The lag was found on some Pixel 2 XL after installing June Android update The fix is likely to debut sometime around the Android P public release If you were among the Pixel 2 XL users who were experiencing a lag in unlocking the screen after installing the June Android security update, Google has good ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 5Z 8GB RAM, 256GB Storage Variant to Go on Sale for First Time in India on July 30

HIGHLIGHTS Price of the variant is Rs. 36,999 It will be available only on Flipkart Other configurations are currently up for purchase Asus ZenFone 5Z (Review) was launched in India at the start of this month in three configurations – 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage, 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage. While announced, the top-end variant with 8GB of RAM and ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium arrives in the UK in late September

Sony Android Sony unveiled the flagship Xperia XZ2 Premium in April, and it’s expected to become available in the US at the end of this month. While we’ve seen it on pre-order in some other places, so far it hasn’t received anything resembling a global launch. That may slowly change in the coming weeks, however. Clove, an online retailer from the UK, has just announced that ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.1 Oreo Update Pulled Due to Bugs: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Android 8.1 Oreo update for the Mi A1 pulled The update reportedly had a few major bugs Users complained of deleted text messages and tripped SafetyNet Xiaomi has reportedly stopped the Android 8.1 Oreo update for its Mi A1 smartphone, just a couple of days after it began the rollout, without any warning or explanation. As it turns out, the Android 8.1 update to ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 Tipped to Sport Triple Camera Setup

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy S10 will arrive in three variants next year The most premium variant will sport a triple camera setup No technical details of the smartphone have been leaked Next year will mark the 10-year anniversary for the Samsung Galaxy S series, and we expect some big features to be introduced on the Samsung Galaxy S10. The smartphone is expected to sport a ... Read More »

Samsung’s First Android Go Smartphone Specifications Surface With Super AMOLED Display, Exynos 7570 SoC

HIGHLIGHTS Specifications of Samsung’s first Android Go smartphone surfaced These are related to the variant carrying model number SM-J260F The handset is found to have a 5-inch Super AMOLED display Specifications of Samsung’s first Android Go smartphone have emerged online. The smartphone with model number SM-J260G is said to come with a Super AMOLED display and an Exynos 7570 SoC. The latest ... Read More »