Tag Archive: Debuts


OPPO R17 Pro with triple rear cameras and 50W fast charging debuts in India

The R17 Pro goes up against the likes of the OnePlus 6T and Vivo NEX in the country.

After primarily catering to the mid-range market in previous years, OPPO has introduced its flagship Find X in India earlier this year. The company is continuing to build on that momentum and has introduced the R17 Pro in the country, the first devices from the R series to make their debut in India.

The phone features a 6.4-inch FHD+  [Read More…]

Qualcomm debuts new ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor technology

We’re already moving on to the next generation of in-display fingerprint sensors.

Alongside the announcement of the new Snapdragon 855 mobile platform, Qualcomm is also debuting new in-display fingerprint technology that is already available to manufacturers and will be launched in commercial phones in 2019. Unlike the current crop of in-display fingerprint sensors, like those in the OnePlus 6T, Huawei Mate 20 Pro and countless others that use optical scanners, this new technology uses ultrasonic waves from  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T debuts in India for ₹37,999 ($515), sales kick off Nov. 1

With the 6T, OnePlus is getting aggressive in the Indian market.

India is OnePlus’ largest global market, with the Chinese manufacturer overtaking Samsung to become the largest player in the premium segment earlier this year. At a media event in New Delhi that featured over 1,500 fans, OnePlus unveiled its latest flagship, the OnePlus 6T, in the country.

The OnePlus 6T will be up for sale on Amazon India for ₹37,999 ($ 515), which is an aggressive  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Google debuts new Pixels, Google Home Hub

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. The Pixel Slate, Google Home Hub, Pixel Stand, and Pixel 3 and 3 XL were announced at an event in New York today and we explain what exactly the company is doing in today’s market and more.

What we talked about today Google unveils its own Chrome OS tablet, the Pixel Slate Google Home Hub is Google’s first smart display Google debuts Pixel  [Read More…]

Google debuts Pixel Stand with interactive wireless charging

Tuesday is a big day for Google fans and Android enthusiasts. In addition to launching new products, today also gives the company opportunity to introduce new software and features.

Making its debut with the Google Pixel 3 smartphone is Google’s first Pixel Stand. A wireless charging stand for the new line of handsets, there’s more than meets the eye.

Instead of just giving you a standard, fast wireless charge for your phone, the Pixel Stand adds a whole layer of  [Read More…]

Google debuts all-new Wear OS interface with Google Assistant feed

An all-new way to get to the core features of your smartwatch.

Wear OS hasn’t been the most exciting platform the last few years, even back to when it was still called Android Wear. The interface has always focused on notifications and simplicity, but kind of lost its way when Google decided to make its watches feel more standalone and focus on apps. Now, Google’s restoring some of the simplicity with an all-new interface for Wear OS.

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Nokia 6.1 Plus with 19:9 display debuts in India for just ₹15,999 ($230)

HMD Global’s latest budget phone delivers in the areas that matter.

HMD Global unveiled the Nokia X6 earlier this year in China, and the device is now making its way to global markets as the Nokia 6.1 Plus. The phone is now official in India, and will be available up for sale starting August 30 from Nokia’s website and Flipkart.

The Nokia 6.1 Plus features a 5.8-inch all-screen front with a notched 19:9 panel, and is  [Read More…]

T-Mobile Essential plan debuts with unlimited basics

For those of you who don’t care about traveling outside of the US, or using mobile hotspots, consider T-Mobile’s latest rate plan, T-Mobile Essentials. Set to commence on August 10, the provider’s new ‘Essential’ offering is an unlimited plan with no frills.

Pricing starts at just $ 60 per month for the first line, provided you are set up on the automatic bill payment. A second line runs $ 30 per month; lines 3-6 cost just $ 15 per month.

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Oukitel K8, complete with Sony IMX135 camera, debuts for preorder (Promoted)

Yesterday – August 1st – preorders for the Oukitel K8 went live. The latest big-battery-laden smartphone from Oukitel features 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, a 5,000mAh battery, and a 6″ 1080p screen for just $ 139.99 at AliExpress. The preorder period – and that price – will last until August 19th, at which point the price will increase to $ 159.99.

The Oukitel K8 is a true mid-range phone, but also sports a Sony IMX135 13MP rear camera – making it  [Read More…]

Motorola debuts Moto Z3 as Verizon exclusive; 5G MotoMod coming in 2019

Motorola on Thursday announced its latest smartphone, the Moto Z3, as well as a new 5G MotoMod. Indeed, it’s an accessory that works on the current devices with MotoMod support, delivering the next-generation of high speed data.

It’s all very cool stuff that will knock your socks off, but it won’t happen anytime soon. First, carriers have to build out their respective networks. And that could be a long time off for those who don’t live in major metro areas.

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