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Top 10 tech products of 2017

By : CIOL Writers

December is just around the corner and we’ll soon begin wrapping up the year. The occasion warrants looking back at the best and the worst that happened in the tech industry in 2017. And as always, let’s start with the

Alcatel launches A7 and A5 LED smartphones exclusively available on Amazon

By : CIOL Writers

Alcatel has launched two new smartphones in India, the Alcatel A7 and Alcatel A5 LED. The smartphones are priced at Rs 13,999 and Rs 12,999 respectively and will be exclusively available on Amazon. The Alcatel A5 LED comes in black color

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

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

Micromax and Vodafone to launch a 4G smartphone at an effective price of Rs 999

By : CIOL Writers

In order to compete with Jio 4G mobile phone, Micromax has teamed up with Vodafone to launch a smartphone named Bharat 2 Ultra at an effective price of Rs 999. The 4G smartphone will be available in India from November

Essential Phone gets a $200 price cut; Now available for $499

By : CIOL Writers

Essential phone has slashed the price of its eponymous phone, down to $499. Not only this, anyone who who already has an Essential Phone, will get a $200 “friends and family” code that one can use at the official store to buy a 360-degree camera

ZTE launches dual screen foldable smartphone named Axon M

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese mobile devices provider ZTE has launched a dual screen foldable smartphone in the US. The device called Axon M features two 5.2- inch screens that can be folded to the size of a traditional smartphone. For specifications, the ZTE

Samsung launches Galaxy J2(2017) with 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display in India

By : CIOL Writers

Samsung has launched yet another budget smartphone for the customers in India. Named Samsung Galaxy J2(2017), the entry-level smartphone will be available in Absolute Black and Metallic Gold color variants. However, the company has not revealed any details about the

OnePlus 5T with a 6-inch edge-to-edge display to launch in November: Report

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese smartphone company OnePlus is gearing up to launch OnePlus 5T in November, according to a report from GizmoChina. The new smartphone will be a successor to OnePlus 5 and will feature almost similar features as the OnePlus 5 except

Huawei launches Nova 2i with FullView display

By : CIOL Writers

Huawei has launched the international version of the Maimang 6 smartphone (launched only in China), dubbed as Huawei Nova 2i. The handset will be available in three color variants, namely Aurora Blue, Graphite Black and Prestige Gold. The price and

Sony launches Xperia XZ1 with Android 8.0 priced at Rs 44,990

By : CIOL Writers

While the market is abuzz with latest iPhones and Galaxy Note 8, Sony has quietly launched its latest flagship, which was announced last month at the IFA 2017 – Xperia XZ1. The smartphone comes with Android 8.0 out of the box and

itel launches its first 4G VoLTE smartphone ‘S41’ priced at Rs 6,990

By : CIOL Writers

itel has launched its first-ever 4G VoLTE smartphone in India with features like 3GB RAM, an 8-megapixel front camera, and a fingerprint sensor. The device named as itel S41 is priced at Rs 6,990 and will be available in two color variants-

Top smartphone deals from Amazon’s Great Indian Festival Sale

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon’s Great Indian Festival which went live today (yesterday for the Prime members) has announced some amazing deals and discounts on mobile phones. During the four-day sale (21 to 24 September) 40,000 plus offers are expected to be introduced with more

Google Pixel 2 XL images and price leaked ahead of official launch

By : CIOL Writers

Almost two weeks ahead of its big official launch, Google’s Pixel 2 XL images and price are already out, thanks to Droid Life. The leaked images show that the device looks like the original, but with a sleeker rear two-tone

OnePlus 5 now available offline in Croma stores

By : CIOL Writers

In order to expand its reach in the offline market, Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has partnered with Croma stores for the sale of its smartphones and accessories. Initially, OnePlus 5 will be available at 10 major outlets in cities like Mumbai, Delhi

ASUS launches 3 new selfie-focused mobile phones in India

By : CIOL Writers

ASUS has announced the launch of its newest offerings in the Zenfone 4 Selfie series in India- Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro, Zenfone 4 Selfie(Dual Camera version), Zenfone 4 Selfie. “Selfies have become an integral part of the modern lifestyle and

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8 in India with Bixby voice-assistant

By : CIOL Writers

The much-awaited Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has been launched in India today- the phone which is set to rival Apple’s iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India. The craze for the device is such that according to

Vivo V7+ with 24mp front camera launched in India at Rs 21,990

By : CIOL Writers

Adding to its long list of selfie-focused smartphones, Chinese phone-maker Vivo has launched yet another camera oriented phone- V7+ in India. V7+ packs in a 24-megapixel front camera, and is the first Snapdragon 450 smartphone to launch in the country. The

Google announces certification program for mobile web developers

By : CIOL Writers

Google recently launched a certification program for the Mobile Web developers across the world. The Mobile Web Specialist certification program costs $99 in the US, which roughly amounts to Rs 6500. The new program joins Google’s existing set of certification

Samsung launches Galaxy J7+ with dual camera setup

By : CIOL Writers

Samsung has launched a new phone in its acclaimed J-series- the Galaxy J7+. The device which is a successor to Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J7 Pro is expected to launch in India in coming months. As for the price of the