Xolo has launched new Play 8X-1100 gaming Android Smartphone after launching the Play 8X-1200 earlier this month. It will carries with 1.7 GHz octa-core processor along with 700 MHz Mali 450 GPU and 2 GB RAM. Xolo features a gyroscope for 6-axis motion sensing HD gaming experience runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS and sports a 5-inch HD IPS display, protected with CORNING Gorilla Glass 3. Xolo Play 8X-1100 is going to allows access to Xolo’s exclusive gaming zone- Xolo Play Zone where the user can choose, download and play from a collection of HD games. Meanwhile, the paid games are available at low price as compared to Google Play, exclusively on XOLO Play Zone.Xolo Play 8X-1100 features a 13 MP rear camera with high sensitivity Sony Exmor RS Sensor and faster auto focus with closed loop function. The 5-megapixel front-facing camera, including with 88 degree wide-angle lens and BSI Sensor let users capture selfies. It will also provides 1080p Full HD recording rear and playback and sports dual speakers with DTS surround sound for a rich multimedia experience.It will carry 16 GB internal memory and expandable memory up to 32 GB. Xolo Play 8X-1100 is powered by a 2100 mAh Li-ion battery and holds OTG support allowing users to connect USB pen drives. XOLO Play 8X-1100 is available in the market for Rs. 14,999.Xolo Play 8X-1100 Specs:5 inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 31.7 GHz Octa-core Processor2 GB RAM700 Mhz, Mali 450 GPUGyroscope13 MP AF rear camera with high sensitivity Sony Exmor RS Sensor5 MP front camera with BSI Sensor & 88 degree wide view angleAndroid v4.4 KitKat OS16 GB internal Memory, 32 GB expandable memory2100 mAh BatteryDual SIM (3G+2G)
BlackBerry Porsche P’9983 upcoming model has been leaked once again, this time with a list of specifications. Meanwhile the new model reportedly features a physical keyboard, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 2GB of RAM, and 3.1 inch display with 720×720 pixels.BlackBerry Passport features a 4.5 inch 1440 x 1440 pixel resolution display, quad-core 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM 8974 processor, Krait 400 CPU, Adreno 330 GPU, and 3GB of RAM. It also carries with 32GB of built-in storage but storage can be expanded up to 64GB thanks to microSD card slot including a 13-megapixel camera in the back with LED flash, high-definition capabilities, and OIS.Latest leak hints the device will feature a 2100mAh battery that is removable, 2MP camera, 8MP camera, 64GB of onboard storage, and BlackBerry 10.3 operating system. Meanwhile the physical keyboard looks typical for Porsche design complete with angular keys and a sharp modern look. A report says the device will feature sapphire glass to protect the screen from scratches. BlackBerry fans are going to enjoy the high-end appearance the P’9983 Smartphone features.
Apple has been planning to bring out a larger, 12.9-inch version of its iPad next year, a report says as Apple conflicts with slumping sales of its 10-inch and 7.9-inch tablets, which are faltering as people replace iPads less frequently than expected and larger Smartphones made by Samsung and other companies. According to sources Apple has been working on a 12.9-inch iPad with high-resolution display surface and it claims that the device is likely to be named as iPad Pro. Recently, Apple has announced that its quarterly revenue at $37.4 billion and a quarterly net profit of $7.7 billion, where the overall revenue rose a meagre six percent. Meanwhile, Apple has sold out around 13.2 million iPads in the quarter, which it is again less than the 16.3 million sold in Q2 of 2014, and less than the 14.6 million iPads sold in Q3 of 2013. Apple has been preparing over its suppliers for over a year on larger touch-screen devices, It is likely to introduce larger versions of its 4-inch iPhone next month, although the company has not revealed of any plans for its most anticipated device.
Swipe Sense Smartphone launched in India with best features runs Android 4.4, inbuilt finger print reader and dual 2250 mAh batteries. The Swipe Sense has a dual-SIM (GSM-GSM) with dual standby functionality with a 5.5-inch qHD IPS display with 540 x 960 pixels resolution. It runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS out-of-the-box and has a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM. The Swipe Sense has 8GB of inbuilt storage expandable via microSD card up to 32GB including 8 MP rear camera with LED flash and a 3.2 MP front camera. Connectivity features like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, GPRS/ EDGE and 3G. The Smartphone is available in Black color.Meanwhile, Swipe has launched the Konnect 4 and 4E dual-SIM entry-level Smartphones earlier this year for price Rs. 4,490 and Rs. 3,750. Both the Smartphones have 3.2MP rear camera with LED flash and 0.3MP front camera and they have 4GB of built-in storage expandable via microSD card support up to 32GB. Connectivity options included dual-SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS. Swipe Sense has been launched at Rs 9999 in India.Swipe Sense specs & Features:• Display: 5.5-inch qHD, 540×960 pixels• OS: Android 4.4 KitKat• Processor: 1.3GHz quad core• Memory: 1GB RAM, 8GB storage (expandable up to 32GB)• Camera: 8MP rear, 3.2MP front• Battery: 2250mAh (two)
Sony has launched new Xperia C3 Dual-SIM phone priced at Rs. 23,990, which it will be available in the market from Monday on 1st September. The Xperia C3 features all centered around the front camera with a 5-megapixel unit, with a 25mm wide-angle lens that Sony claims delivers an 80-degree field of view and back camera also sports a similar flash with an 8-megapixel sensor. The Xperia C3 carries its visuals on a 5.5-inch 720p HD display, and runs on a Snapdragon 400 chipset equipped with a 1.2GHz quad core processor.It will runs Android 4.4 KitKat and it will recharge at the wall outlet is a 2500mAh battery. 8GB of inbuilt storage and a micro SD card slot to expand up to 32 GB. The battery life is considered as good with 2500mAh unit and it could be rated up to 24 hours of talk time and 1,071 hours of standby time. Report says Xperia C3 supports 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, and GLONASS for navigation, besides GPS.Sony Xperia C3 Features & Specifications• Display: 5.5-inch, 720p HD• Processor: 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 400• Memory: 1GB RAM, 8GB storage (expandable)• OS: Android 4.4 KitKat• Camera: 5MP front with flash, 8MP rear with flash• Battery: 2500mAh• Weight: 150gm• Dimensions: 156mm x 78.5mm x 7.6mm
Xiaomi is likely to launch the Redmi 1S Smartphone in India, which it has sent invitations for an event on Tuesday, 26th August and Xiaomi is all set to hit on a bloggers meet in India.The dual-SIM (Micro-SIM) Xiaomi Redmi 1S with dual standby first announced mobile device for China in May, which it features a 4.7-inch 720x1280 pixel IPS-LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection and a pixel density of roughly 312ppi, runs by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with MIUI skinned. Xiaomi's Redmi 1S is powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 SoC, coupled with Adreno 305 GPU and 1GB of RAM including 8GB of built-in storage, which it is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). The Redmi 1S also carries a 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera with flash, alongside a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera.The Redmi 1S comes with 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with Direct and hotspot functionality, Micro-USB, Bluetooth 4.0, FM radio, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB OTG connectivity options. It is packed by a 2400mAh battery, weighs 158 grams and dimensions of 137x69x9.9mm. Xiaomi had announced that the Redmi 1S is going to available at Rs. 6,999.
Spice has launched country’s first Firefox OS powered Smartphone, Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1, the company has announced the product on 29th August Priced at Rs 2,299. President of Mozilla Corporation Li Gong insists that just one year after the first Firefox OS device ha sbeen launched and Firefox OS Smartphone is available in 17 countries across Asia, Europe and Latin America. He added he Is excited with partnership deal with SPICE, which will be an exciting Firefox OS launch in India. The Firefox OS Smartphone device powered by Web technologies and it will provide all that the users need calls, messaging, email, camera and many more. The 2G Dual SIM modified with a Spice Fire One equipped with a 1 GHz processor, 2.5 G connectivity, 8.89 cm HVGA capacitive touch screen and 2MP primary camera + 1.3 MP front camera.Intex is also planning to launch its first Firefox Smartphone called Cloud FX on 25th August and the price of Cloud FX expecting to be at Rs. 2000.
Panasonic had launched the new Eluga U flagship Android 4.4.2 KitKat, which it is going to compete against the likes of the Xiaomi Mi 3 and the Micromax Canvas Knight. Panasonic Eluga U launched in India at an event held in Delhi priced at Rs 18,990. Eluga U features 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, 2-megapixel front shooter, including 16GB of internal storage with a microSD card for expansion up to 32GB. In terms of battery, the 2500 mAh Li-ion unit looks good with best connectivity options Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS/ A-GPS.Panasonic Eluga U will be available on stores since early August, begin sold at lower rates than the officially announced price of Rs 18990. Panasonic Eluga U specs:• 5-inch 720p touchscreen• Android v4.4 KitKat OS• 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 400 chip• 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage• 32GB expandable memory• 13MP rear camera and 2MP webcam• Dual SIM support• 2500mAh battery• 141.5 x 71.3 x 7.9 millimeters• 141 grams
Karbonn Titanium S19 Smartphone brings out a 13MP camera with a Sony sensor launched in India on Wednesday with a price tag of just Rs 8,999. Titanium S19 runs on Android 4.4 KitKat at present and the company is also guaranteed software updates’ for it in the future.Titanium S19 carries with a dual SIM, sports a 5-inch IPS OGS display with a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels and powered by 1.3 GHz quad core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB memory expandable up to 32GB and a 2,000 mAh battery. Karbonn device runs Android 4.4 KitKat and supports 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, EDGE/ GPRS, GPS and BlueTooth 4.0 on the connectivity front. The new Karbonn Titanium S19 Smartphone is available in 2 color variants Black and White.Karbonn Titanium S19 key specs list:• Android KitKat v4.4 OS• 5-inch HD OGS IPS display• 13MP main camera, 5MP webcam• 1GB of RAM, 8GB internal memory• Up to 32GB expandability• 1.3GHz quad core processor• Dual SIM card support• 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS• 2000mAh battery
Sony has announced that Xperia M2, Xperia M2 Dual SIM Smartphones will get Android KitKat updates, the Japanese company said in a statement on Monday. Meanwhile, Sony has launched Xperia M2 and Xperia M2 Dual SIM devices with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean earlier this year in MWC. The Android 4.4 KitKat update for Xperia M2 and Xperia M2 Dual SIM Smartphones will kick off a tweaked Status Bar, Quick Settings, apart from a new PlayStation 4-inspired user interface with a sleeker launch animation including live wallpaper across the lock and home screens. Sony Xperia M2 is a single SIM device, while the Xperia M2 Dual is the dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) variant, where the two Smartphones come with identical specifications. Sony Xperia M2 features with a 4.8-inch HD display with a resolution of 540x960 pixels, powered a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of inbuilt storage with expandable storage support up to 32GB, 8-megapixel rear camera; 0.3-megapixel front facing camera and a 2300mAh battery. The latest upgrade will provide compatibility of Xperia M2 and Xperia M2 Dual with fitness tracker SmartBand SWR10 and health app Lifelog including the native app portfolio including Messaging, Smart Connect, TrackID, Sony Select, Battery Stamina Mode, Walkman, and many more.
Micromax has been dominating Smartphone business in India beating Samsung in the top OEM in India in Q2 2014. Micromax has introduced the octa-core Canvas Knight Cameo A290 Smartphone in Indian market for price of Rs 11490. The Dual-SIM Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290 runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box, which it features 4.7-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) display, powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592M processor including 1GB RAM. Canvas Knight Cameo A290 features a 8-megapixel auto-focus rear camera with LED flash and full-HD (1080p) video recording support with a 5-megapixel fixed-focus front-facing camera and 8GB of inbuilt storage with expandable memory up to 32GB (via microSD card).Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290 includes 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. It is also providing accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor and magnetometer, which it also includes 2000mAh battery to deliver approximately 7 hours of talk time or approximately 180 hours of standby. Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290 specs:Platform: Android 4.4.2 KitKat OSProcessor: 1.4GHz octa core MT6592M chipMemory: 8GB ROM, 1GB RAM, 32GB expandabilityDisplay: 4.7-inch 1280 x 720p IPS touchscreenCameras: 8MP main snapper, 5MP front lensPower house: 2000mAh battery, 7 hours talk timeConnectivity: HSDPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPSColors: Black, white and gold or black and gold
HTC Zoe is likely to launch this week for non-HTC Android Smartphones announced by the HTC and it will be the first product from this new venture to be launch later this week. HTC Zoe is a short video app called Zoe and it looks promising and competing in an already crowded video app market.Taiwanese handset maker HTC is set ready to release HTC exclusive video highlights software Zoe, which it will be available to third-party Android devices, following the creation of a new unit dedicated to software. Zoe App included exclusively on HTC Smartphones as a kind of storytelling app and it allows users to add a track to stills and video captured with a HTC devices similar to BlackBerry's Story Maker. According to sources, a beta version of the application is expecting to hit the Google play store soon this week with limited number of video-editing tools. Zoe application will allows users to compile up to 16 video clips and they can still add images, themes and music to create highlight reel video of up to 30 seconds.