Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be available in India after a month of its global unveiling at the Bill Graham Centre in San Francisco. The sales will start on October 7, the iPhone 7 model will become available for the prices starting from Rs 60,000 for the 32GB version. The pricing of the iPhone 7 Plus is not known. The iPhone 7 is of the same size as the iPhone 6s, but the new jet black version makes it slicker. There are no bands and it is one pure block of black, shiny but not slippery. There is another black version with a matte finish which is more stylish. The sides of the phone reminds a lot of the Apple Watch. The camera on the Apple 7 is at par with the iPhone 6s Plus, a bit better. The front camera is definitely better. This phone is all about the dual camera. The ease of zooming on this camera was really awesome. It is fast and it doesn’t pixelate when it gets to 10x. The 1x switch is real fast. The demo photos suggest the low light capability is much better than before. The display hasn’t changed in pixels, but has more vibrant colours. The company claims that the battery life is at least two hours more in comparison to the earlier versions. The haptic feedback on the home screen is good and very similar to the 3D Touch. By Premji
Priced at Rs 10,999, the Le 1s is a dual-SIM phone that supports dual standby and dual 4G connectivity. Le 1s comes with a fingerprint scanner that recognise your fingerprint in 0.15 seconds. Its full metal unibody and a 5.5-inch Full HD display. It is 25 percent brighter than the iPhone 6s. It has MediaTek Helio X10 processor clocked at 2.2GHz, coupled with 3GB RAM and a 32GB onboard storage. Measuring 151.1 x 74.2 x 7.5mm, it weighs 169grams.LeEco has sold 70,000 units of the Le 1s smartphone in its first flash sale which happened yesterday via online retailer Flipkart within just 2 seconds after the sale opened.Flipkart Chief Business Officer Ankit Nagori earlier said that the total registrations for the Le 1s “have crossed previous records to touch over 5,50,000 in just 10 days”. A total of 6.05 lakh users has registered to buy the Le 1s in the first sale.The specifications of the Le 1s includes a 5.5 Inch FHD touchscreen display with a 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and 403ppi. The device packs a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash along with a 5MP front-facing camera. It is backed by a 3000 mAh battery. The device supports a reversible USB Type-C with fast-charging SpeedVolt technology, which is claimed to deliver 3.5 hours of playback on a charge of mere 5 minutes.“We have announced another sale for Le 1s on February 9. Those who could not buy it today can buy then. Based on the response in India, we are confident that we will be among top three smartphone players in the country by the end of this calendar year,” Mr Jain said.By Premji
A Micromax’s subsidiary brand Yu has launched the all new Yuphoria, the latest after Yureka in India and is priced at Rs 6,999. It is the company’s second Cyanogen-based smartphone at an affordable price. The smartphone provides almost all the features available in a high-end phone. With the vast requirement of smartphone, Yu Yuphoria can be a success.The smartphone sports a 5-inch IPS display with 720 x 1080 pixels resolution with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The Yu Yuphoria smartphone has a metal body. Yu’s Co-founder and CEO Rahul Sharma stated that the metal stamping process for the phone and physical vapour deposition is used for the multi-colour, along with polishing and anti-fingerprint coating. The device gives a better grip and flagship feeling. It runs on Android Lollipop-based Cyanogen OS 12. It also has an app themer that allows users to customise the look and feel of the device. Users can expect a Truecaller integrated dialler.The device is 8.25mm in thickness and weighs 143 grams. It gets a true 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 clocked at 1.2GHz coupled with 2GB RAM. It has 16GB of on-board storage. The dual SIM smartphone supports most of the sensors found in flagship devices. It supports Bluetooth and 4G LTE. The device is designed by Yu and is assembled in India. It will be available in steel with Buffed black and Champagne gold with white.It has a camera of 8MP as a rear snapper and a 5MP for selfies with an f/2.0 aperture. The audio is of Cirrus Logic Wolfson Stereo chip. It is equipped with a 2230 mAh battery. It also features the Quick charge ability which is seen mostly in high-end phones. Yu Yuphoria is excellent to compete with other brands in this sector. Yu has conquered the market with the support of common man, by providing affordable smartphones.By Premji
US-based InFocus Mobiles has listed the upcoming M330 smartphone under its exclusive partnership with shopping portal Snapdeal. InFocus which is more synonymous with LED projectors entered the Indian mobile market with its M2 smartphone last month for a price of Rs 4,999. InFocus M330's description on Snapdeal gives an offering of a 5.5-inch display, a 1.7GHz octa core processor, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage, a 13 megapixel rear and an 8 megapixel front camera. The phone is based on Android 4.4 KitKat and is powered by a 3100mAh battery. The phone supports dual-SIM and comes in white colour. As the official launch of the device is yet to take place, the original price of the InFocus M330 is shown as Rs 12,999 on the site. Snapdeal is likely to offer a discount and sell the smartphone at a reduced price of Rs 9,999. InFocus is designated to give a tough competition to the current players with a customer friendly price and advanced features. By Premji
Motorola had announced its latest and stunning device new Moto E (2nd Gen) with many advanced features. To reach the expectations of the users who like unique features, this devices stands at front fulfilling all the expectations. On Wednesday the company had announced the launch of Moto E gadget into the market. “We’re introducing the next generation, packed with more features and functionality to give people around the world even greater access to life’s possibilities – without a hefty price tag. Because we believe access to the mobile internet should be a choice, not a privilege,” wrote Motorola in a blog post.The device is released in 4G LTE, 3G as well as 3G dual-SIM versions. Along with that Motorola also allows the customers to customize the new Moto E design with any of the six colorful bands being released by the company. It also offers five colorful Motorola Grip shells for the device. Following are the specifications of Moto E (2nd Gen): Operating System: Android™ 5.0, LollipopProcessor: 4G LTE or 3G speed Quad-core processorMemory: 1 GB RAMStorage: 8 GB ROMDimensions: Height: 129.9 mm (5.11 inches)Width: 66.8 mm (2.63 inches)Curve: 5.2-12.3 mm (0.20-0.48 inches)Weight: 145 Gms (5.11 Ounces)Display: 4.5 qHD 540X960 245 ppi IPS, Corning® Gorilla® glass 3, Anti-Smudge coatingBattery: 2390 mAh, Mixed usage up to 24 hoursWater Resistant coating: YesNetworks: GSM/GPRS/EDGE, EMTS/HSPA, 4G LTEGSM/GPRS/EDGE, EMTS/HSPANFC: NOLocation services: GPS, AGPS, GLONASSSpeakers: Earpiece, loudspeaker, 2-mic supportVideo capture: 720p HS Vide4o, 30 fps (MPEG4, H.264)Sim Card: Micro simRear Camera: 5 MP, f/ 2.2 aperture, Quick Capture, Tap anywhere to capture, 4X digital zoom, Slow motion video, Burst mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to focusFront Camera: VGASensors: Accelerometer (x2), Ambient Light, Proximity, Sensor HubBase Color: Black or White, Removable Motorola BandMotorola Bands: Golden Yellow, Turquoise, Blue, Raspberry, Purple, RedMotorola Grip Shells: Golden Yellow, Charcoal, Turquoise, Blue, RaspberryThe company planned to market the new Moto E in 50 countries starting with the US. The 4G LTE version will cost around Rs 9288 and eth unlocked 3G version will cost Rs 7430 in India. AW: Lizitha
Lenovo is one of the leading China based multinational Computer Technology Company, always aimed at launching the best and advanced technology products into the market. As being the innovation leader, it had launched Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro today with beautiful and super slim form factor. The gadget is known to be the word’s thinnest tablet equipped with many special and unique features. The device was previously showcased at the Consumer Electronics last month and priced at Rs 1, 14, 990. The gadget had launched into the market today and following are the features and specifications of Lenovo Pro 3.Processor: Intel Core M-5Y71 Processor (1.20GHz 1600MHz 4MB)Display: 13.3" QHD+ LED Glossy, 10 point Multi-touch with integrated camera (3200x1800)Graphics: Intel® HD Graphics 5300Memory: 8.0GB DDR3L 1600 MHzHard Drive: 256GB SSDNetwork Card: Lenovo AC Wireless (2x2)Bluetooth: Bluetooth Version 4.0Warranty: Free 2YR Depot + ADPPointing device: ClickPadBattery: 4 Cell 44.8 Watt Hour Li-PolymerSupported Features: Voice Control SoftwareConnectivity: 2 USB 3.0 ports, 1 DC- in with USB 2.0 function, 4-in-1 card reader, micro HDMI out and audio combo jack 802.11ac Wi-Fi Webcam: 720P front facing cam. Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro is the attracting gadget, which is slimmer than a pencil and is being touted extensively for its flexibility and easy usage characteristics. However, it comes with hefty price tag, which may not be attracted by the customers. However, if anyone is looking for the premium device, ultimately Lenovo 3 Pro simplifies his or her choice. AW: Lizitha
The market lead in photography equipments, Nikon has built a premium DSLR, D810A, exclusively for astronomers. It has some things in common with its other, more Earth-focused cameras, namely its build quality and compatibility with NIKKOR lenses, but on the whole, this is a device designed specifically for being pointed upwards."The Nikon D810A is engineered exclusively to meet the unique demands of professional and hobbyist astrophotographers," said Masahiro Horie, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc. "The camera's distinctive feature set and powerful imaging capabilities make it an appealing option for those who are ready to discover the fantastic cosmic features that are hidden among the stars."DSLRs are capable of snapping over 10 frames a second with perfect clarity for capturing sports and action shots, the D810A takes things in the opposite direction; it shoots very slowly indeed and its shutter can be set up for a 900 second - that's 15 minutes - exposure. The D810A has a 36.3-megapixel CMOS sensor for capturing higher-resolution images but it also has an infrared cut filter modified for the hydrogen and alpha wavelength.By Premji
Acer has launched its 2-in-1 laptop-tablet hybrid dubbed Acer Onem which will be available exclusively via Amazon India, and also known as Acer One S1001. Meanwhile, the Windows-based hybrid has been given a limited period price of Rs. 19,999 for the 1GB of RAM (DDR3L) model and Rs. 21,999 for the 2GB of RAM (DDR3L) model. The Acer One consists of the four different modes, which it can be used -Notebook Mode, Pad Mode, Display Mode, and Tent Mode. The Acer tablet ships with a bundled keyboard with an integrated 500GB hard disk drive that attaches to the tablet display via magnetic Acer Snap Hinge. It is packed with a 10-inch HD (1280x800 pixel) display and powered by a 64-bit Intel Atom Z3735F processor (2MB cache, 1.3GHz base frequency, 1.8GHz burst frequency, 4 cores, 4 threads) coupled with Intel HD Graphics integrated GPU. The Windows 8.1-based laptop is equipped with a 2-megapixel rear and a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera. The Acer One tablet comes with 32GB of built-in storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). The laptop-tablet hybrid features a 6000mAh battery with a power-saving feature named InstantGo also included. The Connectivity options also includes 2xUSB2.0 ports, 1xHDMI port, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Bluetooth v4.0.
HTC Nexus 9 runs on Android Lollipop operating system and it has finally launched in India. It also stands exactly in between the iPad Mini and the iPad Air 2, with its 8.9-inch super LCD screen. Nexus 9 from Google is going to be the successor of the Nexus 7 tablet and the first tablet to come with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. Nexus 9 is equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection, a resolution of 1536 x 2048 pixelsat 320 ppi and 4:3 aspect ratio. The 4:3 aspect ratio of the screen wastes a lot of real estate while watching movies. It is packed with 2GB of RAM with a dual-core 2.3GHz processor; clearly good enough for almost any task. Nexus 9 will heats up occasionally during gaming sessions or while watching videos. The device will come out a 8MP rear camera with flash and a 1.6MP front camera. The quality of the front camera is good enough to make video calls and the rear camera is quite good in daylight. The device is priced at Rs 44,900 for a 32GB variant and Rs 28,900 for a 16GB variant.
Acer has announced its new convertible dubbed the Aspire R13 at price tag starting at Rs 83,999. It runs Windows 8.1 and claims to be among the very few devices that are Skype-certified. Acer sporting a 13.3-inch display, the Aspire R13 is less than inch thin and full HD 1920 x 1080 display supports Zero Air Gap Technology, anti-fingerprint technology and a built-in light sensor that automatically adjusts the screen’s brightness. It also packed with a layer of Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Acer will offer users to opt for an optional Active Pen. The pen has a pressure sensor for professional drawing and a hover sensor for easy access to functions. However, the laptop is powered by fourth generation Intel Core i5 processor up to 512 GB of SSD with RAID-0 support and up to 8GB of memory. The audio also features including Dolby Digital Plus Home Theatre, Acer Purified Voice and dual air-intake design. Completing the package, which it also includes a battery that claims to deliver up to 8 hours of battery life.
Micromax has introduced its latest Canvas Breeze Tab P660 with 3G connectivity with dual SIM card slots and voice calling capabilities at price tag of Rs 19,999. Canvas Breeze Tab P660 tablet will be available only on Snapdeal for a discounted price of Rs 9,786. Micromax Canvas Breeze Tab P660 has a 7.85-inch IPS display with 1024 x 768 pixel resolution, which it is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It will runs outdated Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS version. However, the Canvas Breeze Tab P660 tablet has 8GB of inbuilt storage, which it can expandable via a microSD card slot up to 32 GB. Canvas Breeze Tab P660 is packed with a 5 MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2 MP front camera. It also equipped with several best features such as HDR, Panorama mode, Smile Detection Shot, and Face Beauty mode. The connectivity options also includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, dual SIM, 3G with voice calling and FM radio. It is powered by a 4000mAh battery, where the company has promised up to 310 hours of standby time and 12 hours of talk time.
Dell has launched Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme and Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme laptops in the Indian market, where the company has offered price tag at Rs 2,29,999 and Rs 2,39,999, respectively. Dell insists that the two laptops are perfect for those working in military service, manufacturing, construction, heavy industries and other fields. Dell rugged notebooks is likely to operate in temperatures ranging from minus 29-degrees Celsius to 63-degrees Celsius, which it will be withstand drop of about six feet, tolerate blowing dust and rains. Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme will make you to select in between Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 dual core processors, which it will offer up to 16GB of RAM. Intel HD Graphics 4400 are accessible through the i3 and i5 models, while Intel HD Graphics 5000 are offered by the i7 variant. It will comes out with a 14-inch 1366 x 768 pixel resistive multi-touch display and comes with a full HD webcam. Meanwhile, the processor, GPU and RAM can make choices for the Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme, which it holds on it an 11.6-inch 1366 x 768 pixel resistive multi-touch display, a full HD webcam and an 8MP rear camera with LED flash.