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Best phone under Rs. 15000 in India for August 2017
Finding the very best smartphone for less than Rs. 15,000 in the current crowded market is difficult at best. While the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S8, iPhone 7, LG G6 and HTC U11 steal show around the...
LG Q6 vs Micromax Canvas Infinity
A new trend in the smartphone industry is creating devices with minimal bezels and different aspect ratios. Recently, Micromax jumped the bandwagon and released its Canvas Infinity smartphone while LG...
The top 5 flagship phones coming to India in 2017
LG has always impressed with its V series since it’s born, be it the multimedia features or the amazing camera capabilities packed along with great processing prowess. For us, it’s always the LG’s UI...
New camera can see through the human body
It is designed to track endoscopes - an instrument put into the body to examine things like the digestive system or respiratory tract. The camera can detect the illuminated tip of the endoscope tube through...
Alcatel has introduced a new budget smartphone at IFA 2017, the A7. While it’s low in price it's also relatively low on specs and interesting features, but the A7 does offer a larger-than-average screen...
The first major drone conflict is over, and China won it
In 2006, CEO Frank Wang, now 37, founded DJI. Historically, multirotor drones were unstable and difficult to control. While studying at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hangzhou-native...
The best Nokia 8 deals and prices for pre-order in September 2017
2017 marks Nokia's renaissance year. After stunning us in February by announcing it was revamping the Nokia 3310 and then releasing a further three mobiles, it's ending the year by releasing its first...
Big discounts on Apple iPhones in India ahead of iPhone 8 launch
With just a few days remaining before the launch of the iPhone 8, the previous iPhone models are being sold at a discounted price. While there has been no change in the offline price, various e-commerce...
You may remember the Moto X line, but this phone - essentially the fourth iteration - launched by Motorola at IFA 2017 is a little bit different to what you would have normally expected.The Moto X4 isn't...
Moto X4 release date, news and features
A couple of years ago the Moto X range was Motorola’s flagship line, and while it suddenly stopped to make room for the Moto Z range it's now back from the dead with the brand-new Moto X4.Despite being...
Ricoh’s newest 360-degree camera runs on Android with a smartphone processor
Ricoh's newest 360-degree camera is powered by its own Snapdragon processor and the Android operating system.The newly announced Ricoh Theta V takes 360-degree video into the 4K world with a resolution...
Sony Xperia XZ1
The Sony Xperia XZ1 represents one of the company’s most radical shifts in recent years, but that’s not saying much. This is still very much what you’d expect from an Xperia phone. That said, its design,...
Canon's EOS M100 is a mirrorless camera for the selfie generation
The new EOS M100 is Canon's latest entry-level mirrorless camera, replacing the almost two-year-old M10.As you'd expected for a camera aimed at new users making the step up from a compact camera or smartphone,...
Samsung could be gearing up to unveil a new 360-degree camera
Hot off announcing the Galaxy Note 8, it appears Samsung could have another product to show off in the near future — one that could be of particular notice to VR fans.Samsung has filed an application...
For a brand with no track record of making smartphones, the Essential Phone is an interesting first attempt. The phone, officially called the Essential PH-1, is a confidently-made, yet mysterious slab...
Meizu M6 Note with dual cameras announced
Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has just launched its latest affordable smartphone in China. The new Meizu M6 Note takes on offerings from Xiaomi head-on with dual rear cameras and a 16MP front camera....
The Nikon D850 is finally here! After months of speculation, and Nikon itself teasing us last month that the camera actually existed and was in development, the D850 has been officially announced – and...
Moto G5S Plus coming to India on August 29
Lenovo is gearing up to bring the Moto G5S Plus to India. After launching it along with the Moto G5S earlier this month, the company is going to bring the Moto G5S Plus first to the country. The phone...
10 best smartphones from Chinese companies in India
Chinese smartphone makers have in recent times started dominating in the budget and midrange segment in India. With companies like Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and others leading the market in terms of both market...
Leica TL2 review
Leica hopes to appeal to a new generation of photographer with the Leica TL2. Shunning more traditional body-mounted controls in favor of a large touchscreen interface as on the original T and TL, the...
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A launch set for August 21, specs revealed
Xiaomi is gearing up to launch a new entry-level smartphone next week. Dubbed the Redmi Note 5A, Xiaomi has announced that it will be launched on August 21 at an event in China. The phone will be unveiled...
See the LG V30 from every angle in new leaked renders
Due to be officially announced on August 31, the leaks and feature reveals have been flying thick and fast for LG’s newest flagship, the V30. The latest reveal comes from prolific leaker Evan Blass (@evleaks)...
Nokia finally has a flagship Android phone and it's beautiful
At last, Nokia has a true flagship Android phone to get excited about. It's called the Nokia 8 and unlike Nokia's existing Androids -- the 3, 5 and 6 -- this one is a real powerhouse. At its core is a...
The comeback of Nokia is perhaps the strangest story in phones of 2017, and now its first range of devices seems to be complete, as the company has announced the brand new Nokia 8.Earlier in the year...
This wearable Android camera wants to beat Snapchat Spectacles at its own game
Wearable cameras have been far and few in between and they’re generally designed to be either clipped onto your person or worn as spectacles.Now Ubiquiti Networks, the company behind the Amplifi Wi-Fi...
How Android smartphone cameras are drastically changing in 2018
It's likely going to be difficult to find a phone with a single-lens camera in 2018 as Qualcomm is introducing three new camera modules, with two specifically designed to boost the depth sensing prowess...
Cheapest 4G phones in India for August 2017
4G phones took quite some time to officially make their way to the Indian subcontinent. Although 4G smartphones were present, Indian telecom operators came around to adopting 4G much later. But today,...
Will the LG V30 camera really outperform the Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7 Plus?
LG has revealed that it'll launch its flagship V30 at the end of August, and the company has also announced that its latest smartphone will feature a dual camera with a f/1.6 maximum aperture lens (or...
LG sees the light: V30 has the biggest smartphone camera aperture to date
With the LG V30 set to be officially revealed at the end of the month, LG has announced that its upcoming flagship handset will incorporate an F1.6 aperture camera in its dual camera setup. This means...
Nokia 8 release date, news and rumors
Update: Leaked images have shown both the Nokia 8 and an assortment of specs on its screen, giving us a clearer idea of the resolution and power of the phone.HMD Global, the company behind the rebirth...
Amazon Great Indian Sale 2017: best deals on smartphones
Amazon is back with its Great Indian Sale. The e-commerce giant will be offering deals across a wide range of products from phones, electronics, fashion, home & kitchen products, etc. The sale will start...
LG V30 confirmed for August 31 announcement
We were already pretty confident that the LG V30 would land on August 31, having been sent a teaser invite for that date, but there was a small amount of doubt as it didn’t name the actual phone we’d...
Google Pixel 2 might not look like other flagship phones
The Google Pixel 2 isn’t shaping up to be the radical reinvention some had hoped, according to a new leak.The smaller-sized Google Pixel 2, said to be coming later in 2017 and codenamed Walleye, is said...
Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10
The Instagram kids of today might think they invented the hyper-stylised, 1:1 square image, although of course their parents were happily printing and sharing such snaps with Polaroid cameras many moons...
iPhone 8’s camera could get a big upgrade on both the front and back
Another day and another nugget of iPhone 8 information has been found in Apple’s HomePod firmware. This one tells us that the iPhone 8’s rear camera could be capable of shooting 4K video at 60fps and,...
Motorola finally shows off Moto G5S and G5S Plus
Motorola today announced two new special edition phones, the Moto G5S and the Moto G5S Plus. These two new phones have been launched after only four months since the launch of the Moto G5 and the Moto...
Best 4G tablets in India for 2017
We found the best 4G tablets available in India, with the fastest connection speeds for the least money. Selecting a tablet is still not as easy as selecting a phone even though there are plenty of options...
The best iPhone deals in August 2017
Good news - you've come to the right place if you're looking to track down the very best deals on new iPhones. TechRadar's handy price comparison tool allow you to search for the cheapest deals on all...
The best cheap Australian GoPro deals in August 2017
No one expected GoPro to be so successful when it invented the action camera back in 2004. But here we are, and here you are thinking of buying one.These things are the best of the best, but they don't...
Best business mobiles in the UK for 2017: top smartphones for work
For many people their smartphone is essential for their work - so if you're looking for the very best smartphones for business use, then you've come to the right place, as we've listed the top business...
Note 8 tipped to come with Samsung's best smartphone camera yet
The wait is almost over for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and even though most of the details of the handset have already leaked out into the public domain, we're still getting a steady trickle of info about...
If you're in the market for a cheap phone, the Honor 6A may well be one of the best options for you to buy this year.After a launch in China back in May, the Honor 6A is now making its way to the UK as...
Honor 6A brings premium metal to a cheap phone
The Honor 6A is coming to the UK offering a full-metal body, a 13MP rear camera, Android 7 software and a 5-inch 720p screen for £149.99.Honor is putting pre-orders live for the phone on July 31, but...
This 360-degree camera turns your Moto Z phone into a video powerhouse
Motorola has announced a new Moto Mod alongside its powerful new modular phone, the Moto Z2 Force.This actually isn't the first time we've seen the Moto 360 Camera; it was unveiled at an event in Ghana...
Moto Z2 Force
The Moto Z2 Force stands out in a world of status quo Android phones in 2017, successfully delivering more MotoMod accessories to upgrade your phone. It's a combination of last year's ultra-thin Moto...
Celebrating 100 years: Nikon landmarks
As Nikon celebrates its 100th anniversary, we take a look back at some of milestones in the company's history.1917: the birth of NikonThe Oi Dai-ichi Plant (now the Oi Plant) was completed in 1918, enabling...
Asus Zenfone AR UK price confirmed as pre-orders open
The Asus Zenfone AR price has been revealed as £799 for the UK as pre-orders for the augmented reality focused handset open.It’s certainly not cheap, but the Zenfone AR is the first smartphone to pack...
Oppo focuses on a best-in-class camera for its new R11 smartphone
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has announced the arrival of the successor to its popular mid-range R9S smartphone today. The all-new 5.5-inch R11 manages to pack a dual rear camera, the company’s...
Micromax Canvas 1 is a rare entry-level smartphone with OTG support
Extending its Canvas series on Monday, Micromax introduced its new Canvas 1 in the Indian market. The smartphone highlights its 2.5D HD In-Cell display and a new Freezer app that disables memory-intensive...
Although this is only Reolink’s second IP camera, the brand has an established range of traditional wired security systems, and the Argus is the most cost-effective proposition so far – even though it...
Nissan's JukeCam is both a dashcam and an action camera
Nissan has unveiled what it's calling the JukeCam, the world's first integrated multipurpose 360º dashcam that can transform into an action camera.The camera slots into two bespoke mounts – one is integrated...
Foscam’s metal bullet camera is designed for outdoor surveillance of small and large properties. Instead of Wi-Fi, it requires an Ethernet connection, which means a more stable connection and a little...
Microsoft's new accessibility app is a huge step for AI
Microsoft’s Seeing AI app for iOS might be its most ambitious yet. Building off of the incredible smart glasses concept shown off at Build 2016 that narrated the world’s happenings for low-vision individuals,...
Best dual-camera phones in India: 8 phones you must check now
Dual-camera phones are nothing new to the market. However, since the Apple iPhone 7 Plus was announced last year, manufacturers have been somewhat rushing to launch dual-camera phones of their own. This...
Smart home deals: Save on Ring video doorbell, Roomba and more on Amazon Prime Day
Amazon Prime Day is in full swing, and there are lots of deals on smart home devices to bring your abode into the 21st century without breaking the bank.From smart locks to security cameras to video doorbells,...
Go full-frame with Sony's Alpha A7 kit for only £719 this Prime Day
Fancy getting a full-frame camera for less than the cost of some mid-price DSLRs? Amazon's Prime Day deal of just £719 for the Sony Alpha A7 and 28-70mm lens has to be the cheapest price ever for a full-frame...
Optical delusions: Pentax K-01
The mirrorless K-01 was supposed to signal the re-emergence of Pentax after a pretty crappy 2011. Those 12 months saw parent company Hoya offload Pentax to Ricoh, while the brand managed to launch just...
Nikon D7500 review
The Nikon D7500 marks the biggest departure yet for Nikon’s D7xxx series of enthusiast-focused DSLRs, with the camera borrowing quite a bit of the tech from Nikon's top-of-the-range DX-format DSLR, the...
Motorola's latest phone add-on is a 360-degree camera
Motorola isn't done making new Moto Mods, as owners of the Moto Z smartphone family will soon be able to augment their handset to shoot 360-degree videos.A spherical-view camera was reportedly launched...
Canon EOS M6
The successor to 2015’s EOS M3, Canon’s EOS M6 arrives with a handful of features inherited from its relatively new big brother, the flagship EOS M5. The two share similar intentions and are aimed towards...
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