Tag: Smartphone

Oppo to launch new smartphone in India next week

OPPO could showcase 10x zoom lens for smartphones in Feb

San Francisco, Chinese handset maker OPPO has confirmed that it is working on a 10x zoom lens smartphone camera system with optical image stabilisation, the media reported. The technology is similar to the 5x zoom prototype the company displayed in March 2017 and this time it is essentially three prime[Read More…]

Mobiistar refreshes its budget line-up in India

Mobiistar refreshes its budget line-up in India

New Delhi: Vietnam-based smartphone maker Mobiistar on Thursday launched its budget smartphone named C1 Shine in India for Rs 6,100. “We have already established ourselves sufficiently for people to recognise and trust us and we want to build on that trust and give our users a great experience,” Carl Ngo,[Read More…]

Honor showcases View20 with 48MP camera, 'All-View Display'

Honor showcases View20 with 48MP camera, ‘All-View Display’

Hong Kong: Chinese handset maker Huawei’s sub-brand Honor showcased here on Monday its View20 smartphone with a 48MP rear camera and a selfie shooter that’s embedded into the display. The smartphone, announced at Honor’s Artology event, has a new full-view display experience, courtesy of the Honor “All-View Display”. “As a[Read More…]

Moto Z4 ‘Odin’ with Snapdragon 8150, 5G Mod in the works

Moto Z4 ‘Odin’ with Snapdragon 8150, 5G Mod in the works

Motorola is apparently working on a new flagship smartphone, dubbed the Moto Z4. Citing a close source, XDA Developers claims that Motorola’s next-generation flagship smartphone is internally known as “Odin”. The handset will be powered by a Snapdragon 8150 processor and will support 5G Moto Mod. This is the first time we[Read More…]

Indian smartphone vendors suffer as Chinese players gobble up share

81% Indians feel their smartphone doesn’t have all the features they need: Report

To understand the dynamically changing preferences of millennials in the smartphone space, 91mobiles.com, India’s largest smartphone discovery platform has today released its Consumer Insights Study 2018. Emerging as one of the largest smartphone markets in the world owing to affordable handset prices and increasing data penetration, India has a considerable set[Read More…]

Optiemus launches BlackBerry KEY2 LE in India for Rs 29,990

Optiemus launches BlackBerry KEY2 LE in India for Rs 29,990

New Delhi: With the festive season kicking in, home-grown company Optiemus Infracom Ltd, which manufactures and distributes BlackBerry-branded handsets, on Monday launched the BlackBerry KEY2 LE smartphone in India for Rs 29,990. The device will be exclusively available on Amazon.in starting October 12, Optiemus Infracom said in a statement. The[Read More…]

One in four kids under 6 has smartphone: Survey

London: While various stakeholders including parents are deliberating to decide on the correct age for using a smartphone, a survey has found that one in four children under the age of six in Britain has a smartphone. According to the researchers from online trade-in outlet musicMagpie, 25 per cent of children[Read More…]

Google to place AI-powered virtual agents in call centres

AI can better predict biological age via smartphone data

Moscow: Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology can produce improved digital biomarkers of ageing and frailty via gathering physical activity data from smartphones and other wearables, a new study suggests. According to the researchers from the longevity biotech company GERO and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), AI is a powerful tool[Read More…]

Indian smartphone vendors suffer as Chinese players gobble up share

Anxiety, depression can trigger smartphone addiction

London: People who are less emotionally stable and suffer from anxiety and depression are more likely to be addicted to their smartphones, according to a research. Emotional stability is characterised by being emotionally resilient. The study found that being less emotionally stable was associated with problematic smartphone behaviour. People who[Read More…]

Google Maps to alert you when to get off the bus

Google Maps to alert you when to get off the bus

Google Maps is adding a helpful new feature for commuters who tend to lose track of time during bus or train ride. It will now send a push notification when the user is approaching their destination. “It’s much easier for mass transit travellers to doze off or get distracted and[Read More…]

Smartphones to predict flash floods? Read about it

Smartphone apps are effective in reducing depression

A research showed that Smartphone apps are an effective option to treat depression. Smartphones open up non-stigmatising and self-managing avenues of care for the people with depression, the study says. Thus, smartphones can help them check, recognize and administer their own mental health. This may head for safe and accessible[Read More…]

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