Gmail updates to v5.0 with material design makeover, Exchange support
Gmail app for Android version 5.0 has begun seeding with Material design makeover alongwith support for IMAP, POP3 email accounts including Yahoo and Outlook as well as Microsoft Exchange. There are several changes to iconography.
by Abhinav Pathak on Nov 01, 2014 04:36 AM
Gmail app for Android version 5.0 has begun seeding with Material design makeover alongwith support for IMAP, POP3 email accounts including Yahoo and Outlook as well as Microsoft Exchange. There are several changes to iconography. Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 31, 2014 06:58 AM
Samsung has just announced its new metal clad Galaxy A series starting with the Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5. The Galaxy A5 comes in at 6.7mm with a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display while Galaxy A3 has a 4.5-inch qHD Super AMOLED display and 6.9mm thickness. Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 30, 2014 11:45 AM
Lenovo's acquisition of Motorola is now complete. Motorola Mobility was acquired by Lenovo back in February for $2.91 Billion from Google and finally Motorola is "a Lenovo company." Motorola will remain as a subsidiary to Lenovo, headquartered in Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 30, 2014 11:20 AM
Microsoft is stepping out from the shadows into global limelight again with a core product called the Microsoft Band which is an all-in-one fitness band cum notification center and its platform agnostic Microsoft Health initiative. Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 30, 2014 06:27 AM
Asus has begun seeding Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for its Zenfone series in India. The Zenfone 4 (A400CG) and Zenfone 5 (A501CG) have already been updated to KitKat. Although there are no notable changes to the overall Zen UI, there are performance tweaks Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 30, 2014 04:23 AM
Huawei has announced that 15,000 units of the Honor Holly will be available on Flipkart today. The Honor comes with mid-range specs but is priced at just Rs. 6999. You get a 5-inch HD IPS display, quad-core MediaTek processor, 1 GB RAM, 8 MP / 2 MP cameras Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 30, 2014 04:09 AM
Google Nexus 6 is off to a great start. The Android 5.0 Lollipop running, Motorola made Nexus 6 is already sold out in the US after just a few hours of its launch. All colors and memory options are now listed out of stock. Read More
by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 29, 2014 09:34 AM
Oppo N3 also went official today alongwith the world's thinnest smartphone, the Oppo R5. The Oppo N3 comes with a 16 MP motorized camera allowing it to tracking objects as they move. The camera uses Schneider Kreuznach lens for better image clarity. Read More
The Galaxy S5 is another evolution of the Samsung Galaxy Series. This flagship device comes with a larger 5.1-inch 1080p display, faster Snapdragon 801 quad-core chipset and unique features like a heart-rate sensor and a useful fingerprint scanner which is now PayPal certified. It also has a new 16 megapixel ISOCELL camera. The Galaxy S5 has a perforated back panel, IP67 certification for dust and water resistance.
Nokia has come up with another spectacular device, the Lumia 930 with a combination metal and polycarbonate build with stunning looks. It comes with a 5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 quad-core chipset, 2 GB RAM running Windows Phone 8.1 alonwith a 20 MP PureView camera. It combines Nokia's brilliant engineering with Windows Phone's customizability and now Cortana voice assistant alongwith several other improvements to the platform.
HTC One was one of the most critically acclaimed Android smartphones of all time. The HTC One M8, its successor just builds up on the same front with a spectacular metallic unibody design, 5-inch 1080p display, duo cameras at the back to capture depth information, a 5 MP front-cam for great selfies and even louded BoomSound speakers. HTC has fixed the qualms people had with the original One and this just might be the runaway hit this season.
The Galaxy Note 3 is not just an iterative update, it follows Samsung's mantra of "Go Big or Go Bigger" with a 5.7-inch full HD display, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and the new superfast Snapdragon 800 SoC. The camera too gets a bump to 13 megapixels, with a new S Pen and interface which allows for common tasks to be brought up in any app.
The Nexus 5 is Google's phone, pure in every way, from design to software. This time it isn't a slouch in the specs department too, with a quad-core 2.26 GHz Snapdragon 800 chipset and 5-inch 1080p display with a 8 MP camera capable of OIS. Priced to sell, the Nexus 5 will easily outsell the Nexus 4. If you like pure Android and want to get the new KitKat Android flavor, there's nothing like the Nexus 5.
LG G3 takes off where the G2 left off following the same design language and back mounted buttons. It comes with top of the line specs including a 5.5-inch Quad-HD display, Snapdragon 801 with 2 GB RAM running Android 4.4 KitKat. The buttons at the back are now easier to push with a satisfying click and you get a new laser autofocus tech for faster and sharper image capture.
The iPhone 5S is the latest Apple flagship which gets the new 64-bit A7 processor with twice the performance running 64-bit iOS 7 and a larger camera sensor with 1.5 micron pixels which help capture more information. There's a new fingerprint sensor in the Home Button which can replace your passphrase.
- Octa-core 1.7 GHz Processor
- 5.0 inches IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
- Camera: 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels
- Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
- Dual-core 1.3 GHz Processor
- 4.0 inches TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
- Camera: 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 pixels
- Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
- Quad-core 1.3 GHz Processor
- 5.5 inches IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
- Camera: 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels
- Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Huawei Honor Holly unboxing with a look at its build, specs, performance and accessories. The Honor Holly comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display, quad-core MediaTek processor with 1 GB RAM, 16 GB expandable storage running Android 4.4 KitKat available for just Rs. 6999. There's a 8 MP rear camera capable of recording 1080p videos and a 2 MP front-facing shooter. Is this the perfect blend of specs and design? Find out in our first impressions of the Huawei Honor Holly. Read more...