Xiaomi is all set to launch its first product in the Mi Ecosystem in India. The company has sent out invites to the media for an event on September 21, where we’ll see the Mi Air Purifier 2 make its debut in the country.
Xiaomi launched its Mi Ecosystem sub-brand earlier this year with a $ 150 rice cooker, following it up with a $ 250 vacuum cleaner. Earlier products from the manufacturer, like the Mi [Read More…]
Get ready for new hardware next month.
With Google dropping the Nexus branding from its handsets, we’re starting to see the biggest shift in the company’s strategy for its Android handsets since the program started in 2009. According to a new report from Android Police, Google will unveil its phones along with a Chromecast capable of 4K playback, Google Home, and Daydream VR headset on October 4.
Android Police also notes that the upcoming Google [Read More…]
Listen up: You’ll soon be able to put Sony in your ear.
Sony’s Xperia Ear was first launched as a prototype back at Mobile World Congress in February, and it’ll soon be ready for prime time. The Japanese firm has announced that the wearable will be launching in “select markets” from November.
Sony’s Bluetooth follows in the footsteps of Bluetooth-based wearable assistants like the ill-fated Moto Hint, with support for spoken notifications and voice interaction. [Read More…]
Flagging sales in China could lead to Xiaomi accelerating its U.S. launch window, but there’s a lot of work to be done.
Xiaomi has been rumored for a long time to bring its value-for-money phones to the U.S. market, and it looks like the brand is paving the way for a debut in the country. In an interview with Bloomberg, Xiaomi’s global VP Hugo Barra said that the company would enter the U.S. market “in the [Read More…]
While BlackBerry’s latest Android phone, the DTEK50, has something of an impenetrable and vexing name, it will be widely available in Canada when it arrives in early August.
There are two main ways to purchase the phone, and while we don’t have carrier pricing right now, ultimately the best place to buy it will be ShopBlackBerry, the company’s e-commerce store.
Direct from BlackBerry
Shipping August 8th for $ 429, which includes a 12,600mAh battery pack, the DTEK50 [Read More…]
Retailers confirm SIM-free price and release date for new Android-powered BlackBerry.
BlackBerry’s new Android smartphone is called the DTEK50, because branding is hard, and how else were we going to top “Priv”. Based on Aclatel Idol 4 hardware and named by a cat walking across a keyboard, the security-focused phone is scheduled land in the UK the first week of August.
Unlocked Mobiles has the DTEK50 scheduled to ship from the week commencing Aug. 1, [Read More…]
In an unusual move, Samsung has confirmed the name of its next Galaxy Note handset ahead of time — and explained the decision to jump straight from Note 5 to Note 7.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 rumor mill has been churning for some time now, but today at least some of the speculation can end, as Samsung has confirmed one longstanding rumor. That’s right — the Korean firm is jumping directly from Galaxy Note 5 [Read More…]
Xiaomi is all set to launch the Mi Max phablet in India. Hit up the video above for all the action from the livestream. The manufacturer is also bringing MIUI 8 to India today, and as such there should be plenty of things to look forward to.
The event is live now. What do you guys think will be the pricing of the Mi Max 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
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.
The timing is perfect for the launch of wearable products in India and with [Read More…]