Tag Archive: Lite


Uber Lite is a barebones version of the app that comes in at just 5MB

Uber Lite is making its way to India, and will expand to other emerging markets later this year.

India is one of Uber’s largest markets, and the ride-sharing service is doubling down in the country with a new lightweight version of its app. Dubbed Uber Lite, the app comes in at just 5MB, and is designed primarily to run on low-end hardware and 2G networks. The app strips out the vehicle animations, and you don’t even get  [Read More…]

Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite launch in India: Everything you need to know

The Huawei P20 Pro aims to take on the Galaxy S9+ and Pixel 2 XL in the high-end segment.

Huawei is expanding aggressively in global markets, but the company relies on its subsidiary Honor to drive a bulk of its sales in India. Newer models in the Mate series never made their way to India, which is a shame as the battery-focused models would’ve been ideal for the subcontinent, where a large battery is a table stakes  [Read More…]

Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite are launching in India on April 24

Huawei is bringing its latest flagships to India next week.

Huawei unveiled the P20 and P20 Pro last month in Paris, and the flagships are set to make their way to India next week. Huawei India is sending out invites to the media for an event on April 24 in New Delhi, where the company is expected to launch the P20 Pro and the P20 Lite in the country.

The Huawei P20 Pro is notable for  [Read More…]

Cool your home for less this summer with a discounted ecobee3 lite smart thermostat

A worthy upgrade to your home.

Amazon currently has the popular ecobee3 lite smart thermostat on sale for just $ 144, which is a savings of $ 25 from its regular price. This thermostat can be easily controlled right from your iOS or Android device using the free app, as well as via Siri and Amazon’s Alexa. You can use the ecobee3 lite with a pair of room sensors to help ensure that your whole home is  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Kindle Lite app offers the same great reading experience at a fraction of the size

The Kindle Lite app weighs just 2MB, and is designed to work on 2G connections in emerging markets.

Amazon launched Kindle Lite in beta at the end of last year, and the app is now formally making its debut in India. The app is tailored for entry-level phones with limited storage (such as Android Go devices), and takes up just 2MB and uses less resources than the full-fledged client.

Kindle Lite offers a similar set of  [Read More…]

Facebook Lite is now available in the United States

Also coming to the UK, Canada, and more.

No matter how active of a user you are, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the Facebook app has become incredibly bloated over the last couple years. If you aren’t a fan of the million extra features it has and simply want to focus on the basics, you should probably check out Facebook Lite.

Facebook Lite has been around since 2015 as a stripped down version of the  [Read More…]

Honor 9 Lite vs. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Which should you buy?

Both the Honor 9 Lite and Redmi Note 5 offer a compelling set of features for under $ 200.

Honor has rolled out budget phones at a steady clip over the last two years, and the Honor 9 Lite is the latest addition to its portfolio. The phone made its debut in China at the end of last year, and went on sale in India followed by a launch in Europe last month. Available for £199 ($  [Read More…]

This is what the Huawei P20, P20 Lite, and P20 Pro will look like

There’s that third camera!

A little over a week ago, we were able to lay our eyes on leaked hands-on images for the Huawei P20 and P20 Lite. These early images gave us a decent idea of what to expect, but now that renders of the entire P20 series has leaked, there’s hardly anything that’s left to the imagination.

These renders come courtesy of Evan Blass, and without further ado, here’s what we’re working with.

Huawei P20

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Huawei P20 Lite shows off its notch, dual cameras, and Android Oreo

Huawei will announce three new phones on March 27 in Paris — the P20, P20 Lite, and P20 Plus. The regular P20 showed off its good looks earlier this week thanks to a leaked hands-on photo, and now its Lite sibling is getting similar treatment.

Once again, Evan Blass has given us a clear look at what to expect from Huawei next month. Just like the P20, the P20 Lite has two rear cameras, very slim bezels surrounding  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 5 Lite ditch the bezels

The ZenFone 5 ditches screen bezels and brings a little brother along to Barcelona.

Today at Mobile World Congress 2018, ASUS announced two new phones: the ZenFone 5 and the ZenFone 5 Lite. What they have in common is a huge aspect ratio display that gives users as much display area for the smallest body sizes possible.

The 6.2-inch full HD AMOLED display on the ZenFone 5 has a bezel that is hardly noticeable, barring  [Read More…]