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Xiaomi is finally launching the Mi 5 in black and gold in India

Xiaomi is finally making the black and gold color options of the Mi 5 available in India. The black variant will be up for sale starting later today, and will no longer be limited to Xiaomi’s own website as retailers Amazon and Flipkart are set to start selling the handset.

❤️ if black is your fav, RT if gold is best. YES, this means you’ll soon be able to get #Mi5 in both these colours! pic.twitter.com/rFYImn85HM

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Coolpad is launching Cool VR 1x in India for an immersive 3D experience

Coolpad, the Chinese smartphone maker, will release its visual reality gear for Coolpad devices, the Cool VR 1x, tomorrow in India.

Quoting a recent report, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, said that the global VR market is expected to touch an estimated $ 120 billion by 2020 and India, with its huge smartphone base, is set to become the largest VR market.

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Xiaomi is launching a dedicated Mi Community in India, beta signups now live

Xiaomi is launching a Mi Community for its Indian fans. The manufacturer is taking registrations for 500 beta testers, and the forum is set to go live on June 20. Through the Mi Community, fans will be able to share feedback, suggest new ideas, take part in contests, and more. The members in the community will also be eligible to attend product launches, and win “exclusive prizes.”

We’ll let Hugo Barra take it from here:

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OnePlus 3 is launching on June 15

In a post shared on Chinese microblogging service Weibo, OnePlus announced that it will unveil the OnePlus 3 on June 15. The event will kick off at 10AM (GMT +8) in China, which is when we’ll be able to don our VR headsets and watch the proceedings.

The phone made its way through TENAA last week, revealing a 5.5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 4GB of RAM, 64GB storage, 16MP camera, and a 3000mAh battery.

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Yahoo is launching an eSports app for Android

Yahoo is going through some growing pains…or maybe death throes? In any case, despite having some parts of its digital media business shut down, one of the areas in which it remains strong is eSports. Last month Yahoo Sports Media Group introduced an eSports website, and now it’s following through with an app. Right now,

Blackberry is launching two Android phones this year

Following the release of the higher-end Priv, Blackberry is looking to enter another segment of the smartphone market – in this case, the mid-range market. In an interview, Blackberry CEO John Chen revealed that the company will be releasing two different mid-range Android phones this year, but the timeframe wasn’t given. Chen did give some

LG G5 to begin launching into global markets

Following a successful introduction of the LG G5 at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, LG will expand its reach starting this week. The LG G5 will première in South Korea starting tomorrow on March 31, and in the United States on April 1. Soon after, the G5 will appear in markets in Europe,

Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch launching March 25 for $500

Those looking for a rugged Android Wear smartwatch to use while fishing, hiking or any other myriad of outdoor activities will be able to get their hands on Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F10 starting March 25, the watch maker has announced. On launch, Casio says that the Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F10 will be available from a number of retailers — including Amazon, the Google Store, REI Co-Op and Casio itself — for $ 500.

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Sony’s PlayStation VR launching in October for $399

As competition in the virtual reality sphere heats up, Sony has announced that its PlayStation VR headset will launch in October for $ 399. Sony made the announcement during a keynote at the Game Developers Conference 2016 (GDC), where the company also showed off footage of upcoming titles and more.

Sony also detailed the final hardware specs of the headset, noting a 5.7-inch OLED display running at a 120 Hz refresh rate and carrying a total resolution  [Read More…]

Lenovo launching global variant of ‘gorgeous’ Lemon 3 at MWC

The Lenovo Lemon 3 made its debut in China earlier this year, and it looks like the manufacturer is all set to make the device available in global markets. The vendor has teased the launch of a “gorgeous new device” at Mobile World Congress, with the phone in the image corresponding to the Lemon 3.

As a refresher, the Lemon 3 offers stellar hardware for its sub-$ 150 retail price, including a 5-inch  [Read More…]