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Abhinav Pathak

Abhinav Pathak likes all things tech, with major focus on smartphones and mobile computing. He has a profound interest in music, movies, gadgets and good food. His passion for coding translates into developing web-services and apps for android.

This is the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 with full-screen display, single rear camera

This is the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 with full-screen display, single rear camera

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 21, 2017 06:06 AM

Xiaomi is all set to launch the 5th iteration of its popular Redmi Note series in November and here's our first look. The Redmi Note 5 is set to come with a full-screen 18:9 aspect ratio and a single rear camera. Read More

Nokia 7 announced, comes with a glass back and 16MP f/1.8 camera

Nokia 7 announced, comes with a glass back and 16MP f/1.8 camera

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 19, 2017 05:36 AM

Nokia has just added a new member to its Android line-up. The Nokia 7 sports a glass back and its a 3D molded Gorilla Glass for added protection. To add to the rigidity of the build, they are also using Series 7000 aluminum for the frame. Read More

Huawei's new budget dual-camera smartphone has a full-screen display, is also water resistant

Huawei's new budget dual-camera smartphone has a full-screen display, is also water resistant

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 11, 2017 05:12 PM

Huawei budget sub-brand has just launched a new smartphone, the Honor 7X. It is a significant upgrade over the Honor 6X in pretty much every department including better cameras, performance and even water resistance to boot in a new refreshed design. Read More

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are water resistant, have dual-pixel camera sensors, and always-on OLED displays

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are water resistant, have dual-pixel camera sensors, and always-on OLED displays

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 04, 2017 07:10 PM

Google has just announced its new line-up of smartphones - the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. The Pixel 2 packs 5-inch display while the Pixel 2 XL makes the jump to a 6-inch display, albeit with tiny bezels. Read More

Google Home Max is a large smart speaker, with dual sub-woofers, Google Assistant

Google Home Max is a large smart speaker, with dual sub-woofers, Google Assistant

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 04, 2017 06:26 PM

At its hardware filled launch event, the company also announced the Google Home Max - a large version of its Home smart speaker to take on Sonos. The Home Max is a stereo speaker with dual 4.5-inch Sub-woofers, and twin tweeters covered by a fabric grill. Read More

Google Home Mini announced to take on the Amazon Echo Dot

Google Home Mini announced to take on the Amazon Echo Dot

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 04, 2017 05:53 PM

At its #madebygoogle event, the search giant showcased a surprising number of new devices, all focusing on bringing the Google Assistant closer to you. One of them is the Google Home Mini, a smart speaker with Assistant built-in. Read More

Last few days to get Amazon Prime yearly membership at Rs. 499, will be increased to Rs. 999 soon

Last few days to get Amazon Prime yearly membership at Rs. 499, will be increased to Rs. 999 soon

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 04, 2017 03:52 PM

Amazon introduced their Prime services here in India last year at an introductory price of Rs. 499 per year. The price was aggressive compared to Hotstar, Netflix, and Flipkart First. But Amazon has now announced that it will be increasing it to Rs. 999. Read More

Different types of dual camera technologies explained - Which one would work best for you?

Different types of dual camera technologies explained - Which one would work best for you?

by Abhinav Pathak on Oct 03, 2017 07:12 AM

Dual camera technology has become a standard specification on the smartphones nowadays. People started taking it into consideration when buying a phone. Here's a quick look at all the different dual camera setups available, and how they work. Read More

This smartphone from LG can keep mosquitoes away

This smartphone from LG can keep mosquitoes away

by Abhinav Pathak on Sep 27, 2017 12:11 PM

When I first read the press release, I did a double take to check if I had skipped 7 months and it was April again. But its apparently true. The LG K7i comes with the company's Mosquito Away technology which once activated, keeps the mosquitoes at bay. Read More

Twitter may soon be getting a 280 character limit, no edit option for tweets in sight

Twitter may soon be getting a 280 character limit, no edit option for tweets in sight

by Abhinav Pathak on Sep 27, 2017 06:09 AM

Twitter makes it extremely difficult to get your voice across with its 140 character limit. It does require a bit of imagination and creativity. However, the company is now looking to double the limit to 280 characters. Read More