Month: August 2018

Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 Launched as ‘World’s First Commercial 7nm SoC’ at IFA 2018

Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday unveiled the world’s first commercial 7nm (nanometre) system-on-chip (SoC), the HiSilicon Kirin 980, equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Richard Yu announced the SoC, based on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturer Company’s (TSMC) 7nm process, in his keynote address on the opening day of the IFA […]

Nubia Unveils Its Alpha Wearable Smartphone at IFA 2018, Red Magic Gaming Phone ‘Coming Soon’ to India

Nubia at IFA 2018 in Berlin on Friday unveiled the Nubia Alpha wearable smartphone concept on which production will be started in Q4 2018. There is, however, no word on which markets will get the phone first. The company also showcased that the Nubia Red Magic, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer’s latest gaming-focused smartphone, at the […]

Xiaomi Says Data of Indian Users Is Being Migrated to Local Cloud Infrastructure

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi on Friday announced it is migrating data of its Indian users to Cloud service providers Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure that have infrastructure in the country. “At Xiaomi, data privacy and security are of utmost importance to us. We are taking one more step towards user data security and […]

Warren Buffet Says iPhone ‘Enormously Underpriced’, Buys More Apple Stock

Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, on Thursday said the conglomerate bought back its own stock for the first time since 2012 and added to its already huge stake in Apple. Buffett also said investors are better off owning a basket of stocks than long-term bonds as a strong US economy bolsters corporate […]

Sony Xperia XZ3 First Impressions

At a press conference held at the ongoing IFA electronics trade show in Berlin, Sony announced a bunch of new products across multiple categories. One of them was its new Xperia XZ3 smartphone, which succeeds the Xperia XZ2 that launched earlier this year. The company hasn’t announced any pricing details yet, but says its latest […]

Coolpad Cool Play 7C With 18:9 Display Gets Listed Online: Price, Specifications, Features

The Coolpad Cool 7C appears to have a dual camera setup, but specifications list it as a single sensor. Coolpad Cool Play 7C is the Chinese phone maker’s latest smartphone for China. Key features of the Cool Play 7C include an 18:9 TFT panel, up to 4GB of RAM, and three gradient colour variants. The […]

Google Pixel 3 Live Images Leak, Tipping 5.5-Inch Display Without Notch, Snapdragon 845 SoC, and More

Photo Credit: Reddit Google Pixel 3 shows up in leaked images Google will soon launch new smartphones in its Pixel lineup, expected to be called Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. While the details of Pixel 3 XL have been leaking from all corners of the Internet, the Pixel 3 has largely been missing from […]

Jio Phone 2 Next Flash Sale Will Be on September 6

Jio Phone 2 flash sale will be held at 12pm on Jio.com The next Jio Phone 2 sale will be held on September 6, marking the third time it becomes available to purchase in the country. Interestingly, the difference between the second and third Jio Phone 2 flash sales is just a week, while the […]

Oppo F9 Pro Now on Sale in India, via Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm Mall, and Offline Stores

Oppo F9 Pro, launched in India last week, went on sale in India for the first time today. The smartphone is now available to buy via Flipkart, Amazon India, and Paytm Mall, apart from offline stores in the country. To recall, the company had started pre-orders for the smartphone exclusively on Flipkart, and at the […]

Xiaomi Redmi 6, Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi 6A India Launch Set for September 5

Redmi 6, Redmi 6 Pro, and Redmi 6A India launch event may be held as early as next week. Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi Global VP and Xiaomi India Managing Director, on Thursday shared a tweet that hinted at the imminent launch of the Redmi 6-Series smartphones. To recall, all three smartphones in the series were launched in June in […]