Mobile

A Deepsea Blue version of Galaxy Note 8 is coming to the US

By : CIOL Writers

Samsung is releasing a new color variant of its newly launched smartphone Galaxy Note 8. The smartphone was available in just Midnight Black and Orchid Grey color variants at the launch. But now, a new Deepsea Blue color version of

Samsung Pay adds 1M new users in India in over a month

By : CIOL Writers

Digital payment is witnessing an unprecedented boom in the post-demonetization phase in the country. This was once again established when Samsung announced that its mobile payment service Samsung Pay added 1 million users in over a month. “On September 12 we

OnePlus 5T global launch set for November 16; company hints price cap too

By : CIOL Writers

OnePlus will launch the successor of it much popular OnePlus 5 on November 16 in Brooklyn, New York. The company has also confirmed that the OnePlus 5T will go on sale in India and other regions from November 21. OnePlus 5T is expected to sport

Airtel is now offering 1.5GB per day under Rs 349 plan to counter RJio

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to take on Reliance Jio, Airtel has come up with some special offers on its prepaid plans. The company has launched a Rs 448 plan that offers a total of 70GB bundled data and free outgoing roaming calls.

Reliance Communications to shut down voice calling from December 1

By : CIOL Writers

Anil Ambani led Reliance Communications (RCom) is going to shut down its voice calling services from December 1 and all its customers must move to other networks by December 31, according to a direction issued by telecom regulator Telecom Regulatory

T-Mobile and Sprint call off merger talks

By : CIOL Writers

T-Mobile and Sprint have officially called off their merger talks after the two were “unable to find mutually agreeable terms,” the companies jointly announced. The two mobile companies have been negotiating for years for a possible merger without success. In its announcement, Sprint’s

Leaks suggest OnePlus 5T to be almost identical to Oppo R11S

By : CIOL Writers

Before the official launch of OnePlus 5’s successor gets underway, there already have been many rumors and images leaks about the upcoming smartphone. The new smartphone christened OnePlus 5T will be almost identical to the Oppo R11S, according to a

Panasonic Eluga A4 with massive 5,000 mAH battery launched for Rs 12,490

By : CIOL Writers

Panasonic has launched yet another smartphone in the affordable smartphones category in India. The new device called Panasonic Eluga A4 is priced at Rs 12,490 and is available offline only through Panasonic’s authorized dealers. The device features a 5.2-inch HD

iPhone X goes on sale today around the world

By : CIOL Writers

The much-anticipated device from Apple, iPhone X is going on sale today worldwide. The iPhone X starts at $999 in the US and significantly more in many other countries. In India, the device will go on sale at Apple authorized resellers from 6

Paytm launches in-app messaging feature ‘Inbox’

By : CIOL Writers

India’s largest digital wallet app Paytm has launched Paytm Inbox, a new offering by the company that lets you chat with your friends and family, and send/ request money at the same time. The new feature is available in the

Gionee’s global sales director David Chang to spearhead India operations

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee has announced that its global sales director David Chang will lead India operations for the brand. Gionee has already established its footing in the Indian smartphone market and with Chang’s management skills the company aims to consolidate

Razor launches its first Android smartphone for gamers

By : CIOL Writers

Razor, the company is known to design gaming computers will now enter the smartphone market. The new smartphone titled Razor Phone will be the first Android-powered smartphone by the company. Tom Moss, head of Razer’s mobile business, told The Guardian, “We

Karbonn launches K9 Smart Selfie with 2,300 mAH battery priced at Rs 4,890

By : CIOL Writers

Karbonn has unveiled a new smartphone called Karbonn K9 Smart Selfie for the selfie lovers in India. The smartphone priced at Rs 4,890 will be available in India in two color variants- black and blue with a matte finish. The

Budget smartphones that you can buy under Rs 5K

By : CIOL Writers

Though feature phones are currently making quite an uproar in the market, nothing can beat the charm of a smartphone with much better RAM, display and of course the processor. With dual SIM slots and a range of connectivity options,

You may now store your passwords in your shirt using ‘smart’ fabric

By : Riddhi Sharma

Storing passwords and data is always a very cumbersome task. We have come a long way from finger print to face recognitions. How about you having the ease to store your data and passwords in your shirt’s cuff or tie?

India saw a phenomenal rise in dual-camera smartphone shipment in H1, 2017

NEW DELHI, INDIA: In a highly competitive market, with all specs equal, cameras have increasingly emerged as the differentiator for smartphone brands. In the last few years, smartphone vendors strived hard to bring superior photography experience to the users, by improved

HMD Global launches Nokia 2 with 2-days battery life

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global, the company responsible for bringing back Nokia has launched a new entry-level smartphone. The new smartphone called Nokia 2 will have a global price of  EUR 99(Rs 7,500) and will be available in markets from mid-November. The smartphone will

Reliance Jio 4G phone and the other best feature phones of 2017

By : CIOL Writers

This might be the age of iPhone X but thanks to Reliance Jio’s 4G mobile phone, feature phones have got a new lease of life in this era of smartphones. 2017 saw not one but a slew of feature phones

Airtel partners Celkon to offer 4G smartphone at an effective price of Rs 1,349

By : CIOL Writers

Airtel has announced a partnership with Celkon to offer a full touchscreen 4G smartphone at an effective price of just Rs 1349. The partnership is part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative, under which Airtel plans to collaborate with device

You can now see your saved passwords in Google Chrome for Android

By : CIOL Writers

Google is finally bringing the ability to view saved passwords on Chrome for Android. The feature which was earlier available for desktop users is now available for Android mobile users in the latest Chrome 62 version. Whenever you log in