At a recent Honor event in Berlin we heard about a beta of Marshmallow set to push out soon for the Honor 7, without any word on dates for the rest of the range. Thanks to a tweet from the company’s Indian division we now know that the roll out is set to commence in February 2016.
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The Oppo R5 — one of the thinnest smartphones available today — will be available in a limited edition golden-trim in India from February 20 for Rs. 29,990 ($ 482). The standard variant of the device has been on sale in India for some time now, and joins the likes of Gionee’s Elife S5.1 and Vivo X5 Max in the country.
Motorola last not shot out emails advising that its Valentine’s Day weekend promotion will be extended a few more days. Indeed, you can now save a sizable chunk of money on products through Monday, February 17.
This sale has been extended! You now have until 11:00 a.m. CT on Tuesday, February 17 to take advantage of this awesome deal. Take $ 100 off a [Read More…]
After the Tizen-based Samsung Z1, the manufacturer is once again targeting the budget segment in India, this time with the Galaxy J1. According to an image shared by Amazon India, the device will make its debut in the country tomorrow, February 11, and will be retail for Rs. 7,199 ($ 115).
Xiaomi’s metal-clad Mi 4 is going up for sale for the first time in the India later today. The flash sale (open only to registered users) commences at 2 PM IST on Flipkart. The 16GB version is currently available in the country, with Xiaomi stating that the 64GB model will make its debut on February 24.
After making its debut in the country late last year, the OnePlus One has generated a lot of attention from buyers in India thanks to its aggressive pricing. Amazon India – which exclusively sells the OnePlus One in the country – has announced that it will have the device available for purchase to users without an invite on February 10, with sales commencing at 10AM IST.
Saygus has announced that it is extending the pre-order window of the V2 until 11:59 PM MST February 7 (1:59 AM Friday 8 EST). The manufacturer says that it has received orders from over 43 countries thus far for the device.
After making its way to Best Buy’s website, the Gear VR is headed to the retailer’s brick and mortar stores. That’s according to SamMobile, which states that Samsung will be making the VR headset available across 100 Best Buy locations in the U.S.
Just a few days after Verizon began pushing Android 5.0 to its Samsung Galaxy S5, another CDMA GS5 variant is going to get a Lollipop treat.
Samsung’s support page for the Sprint Galaxy S5 says that the device will get an update to Android 5.0 starting tomorrow, February 5. In addition to Lollipop, the Sprint GS5’s update will bring an enhanced Voice over Wi-Fi user interface and the removal of the Lumen tool bar. The update will bump the GS5 [Read More…]