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Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro 5G has average selfie camera: DxOMark

06 Jul 2020

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro 5G has average selfie camera: DxOMark

The front camera of Xiaomi's newly-launched handset, the Mi 10 Pro, has been reviewed by DxOMark.

Samsung Galaxy M41 smartphone with 6,800mAh battery on the way

06 Jul 2020

Samsung Galaxy M41 smartphone with 6,800mAh battery on the way

South Korean tech giant Samsung's upcoming Galaxy M41 handset has been spotted on the 3C certification website.

COVID-19 vaccine: What are the latest updates?

05 Jul 2020

COVID-19 vaccine: What are the latest updates?

With more than 5.3 lakh deaths and 1.14 crore infections, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to grow worse around the world.

Vivo to launch X50, X50 Pro handsets on July 16/17

05 Jul 2020

Vivo to launch X50, X50 Pro handsets on July 16/17

Vivo is mulling the global release of its X50 and X50 Pro handsets on July 16 or 17.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 to launch on July 22: Report

05 Jul 2020

ASUS ROG Phone 3 to launch on July 22: Report

Taiwanese tech giant ASUS, in association with Tencent, is set to unveil its flagship ROG Phone 3 on July 22, reported Mashdigi.

After TikTok, LinkedIn, Reddit caught snooping on clipboard of iPhones

05 Jul 2020

After TikTok, LinkedIn, Reddit caught snooping on clipboard of iPhones

A few days back, we reported the case of Chinese video app TikTok snooping on the clipboard of iPhones.

ASUS ZenFone Max Pro (M1) gets Android 10 beta: Details

05 Jul 2020

ASUS ZenFone Max Pro (M1) gets Android 10 beta: Details

Taiwanese tech giant ASUS has started rolling out the third beta version of Android 10, in addition to the June 2020 Android security patch for its Zenfone Max Pro (M1) handset.

Samsung Galaxy M01s to get 3GB RAM variant in India

05 Jul 2020

Samsung Galaxy M01s to get 3GB RAM variant in India

Samsung's upcoming handset, Galaxy M01s, has received a support page on the company's Indian website, hinting at its imminent launch.

#WeeklyRecap: India bans Chinese apps, JioMeet launches, Gmail suffers outage

05 Jul 2020

#WeeklyRecap: India bans Chinese apps, JioMeet launches, Gmail suffers outage

This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of tech, but the story that drew the most attention was the ban imposed by India on 59 Chinese apps.

UK also mulling to phase out Huawei's 5G network equipment

05 Jul 2020

UK also mulling to phase out Huawei's 5G network equipment

A few days ago, the US declared Chinese giants Huawei and ZTE "national security threats" and barred its telcos from buying network equipment from them.

India's Mangalyaan just photographed Mars' mysterious moon 'Phobos'

05 Jul 2020

India's Mangalyaan just photographed Mars' mysterious moon 'Phobos'

Like Earth has one, Mars hosts two elusive moons in its orbit - Phobos and its smaller, more distant sibling Deimos.

WHO calls off Hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID-19 treatment: Here's why

05 Jul 2020

WHO calls off Hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID-19 treatment: Here's why

Anti-malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and anti-HIV drug combination lopinavir/ritonavir will no longer be explored as potential treatments for COVID-19 by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 receive Android 10 update

05 Jul 2020

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 receive Android 10 update

South Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 10 update and May 2020 Android security patch for its Galaxy A10e and A20 handsets locked on to Verizon's network in the USA.

Sharp Aquos R5G, with dual-notched screen, arrives in international markets

04 Jul 2020

Sharp Aquos R5G, with dual-notched screen, arrives in international markets

After launching the Aquos R5G in its home market, Japanese tech giant Sharp has made the smartphone available in international markets, starting with Taiwan first.

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux, with 120Hz 4K OLED screen, launched

04 Jul 2020

Xiaomi's Mi TV Lux, with 120Hz 4K OLED screen, launched

Expanding its portfolio of Android TVs, Xiaomi has launched an ultra-premium Mi TV Lux 65-inch 4K OLED smart TV in China.

iQOO Z1x will pack 5G-ready Snapdragon 765G processor, confirms company

04 Jul 2020

iQOO Z1x will pack 5G-ready Snapdragon 765G processor, confirms company

As an affordable version of the Z1, Vivo's sub-brand iQOO will launch the iQOO Z1x in China on July 9. Over the past few weeks, several rumors suggested that the smartphone will pack a Snapdragon 765G chipset.

OnePlus's teaser video provides glimpses of the upcoming Nord handset

04 Jul 2020

OnePlus's teaser video provides glimpses of the upcoming Nord handset

OnePlus has released a teaser video of its upcoming Nord handset, offering glimpses of the device's triple rear camera setup and dual selfie snappers.

Lenovo's  K11 Power smartphone appears on Google Play Console

04 Jul 2020

Lenovo's K11 Power smartphone appears on Google Play Console

A tipster named Tamilan Techinical has shared a Google Play Console listing on Twitter, revealing that Lenovo's upcoming smartphone, the K11 Power, might arrive as a rebranded version of Motorola G8 Power Lite.

Realme 6i to be launched in India next week

04 Jul 2020

Realme 6i to be launched in India next week

As per a report by OnPhones, Realme is planning to launch a new smartphone, Realme 6i in India next week. The handset is essentially a rebranded version of Realme 6s.

Lenovo Legion smartphone with dual linear vibration motors teased

04 Jul 2020

Lenovo Legion smartphone with dual linear vibration motors teased

Ahead of an announcement this month, Lenovo has teased its Legion gaming smartphone on Weibo. As per the teaser image, it will have dual linear vibration motors for improved gaming experience.

Vivo Y30 with 5,000mAh battery launched, sale at 8 pm

03 Jul 2020

Vivo Y30 with 5,000mAh battery launched, sale at 8 pm

As an addition to its portfolio of budget-friendly handsets, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has launched the Y30 in India. The device is listed on Flipkart and has gone on its first sale at 8 pm today.

JioMeet, Reliance's free Zoom rival, is now available in India

03 Jul 2020

JioMeet, Reliance's free Zoom rival, is now available in India

After a nearly three-month-long fundraising spree, Mukesh Ambani's telecom-to-digital entity Reliance Jio Platforms is expanding its footprint to step into the arena of video-conferencing.

Redmi 8 has become costlier in India: Details here

03 Jul 2020

Redmi 8 has become costlier in India: Details here

Xiaomi has increased the price of its budget-range smartphone, the Redmi 8 in India yet again, by Rs. 300.

Motorola One Fusion, with Snapdragon 710 chipset, launched

03 Jul 2020

Motorola One Fusion, with Snapdragon 710 chipset, launched

As the latest addition to Motorola's One series, One Fusion was launched in Latin America.

India's second COVID-19 vaccine cleared for human trials: Details here

03 Jul 2020

India's second COVID-19 vaccine cleared for human trials: Details here

India is picking up pace to develop a preventive vaccine for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus disease.

Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL smartphones discontinued by Google

03 Jul 2020

Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL smartphones discontinued by Google

In a strange development, Google has confirmed to Android Police that its Pixel 3a and 3a XL smartphones have been discontinued.

Realme Narzo 10A to go on sale at 12 pm

03 Jul 2020

Realme Narzo 10A to go on sale at 12 pm

Realme's pocket-friendly smartphone Narzo 10A is slated to go on a flash sale via Flipkart and Realme website from 12 pm today.

Honor 30 Lite, with MediaTek Dimensity 800 5G chipset, launched

03 Jul 2020

Honor 30 Lite, with MediaTek Dimensity 800 5G chipset, launched

Expanding its range of affordable 5G smartphones, Chinese tech giant Honor has launched a new Honor 30 Lite model in its home country.

A massive star just vanished in a distant galaxy. How?

02 Jul 2020

A massive star just vanished in a distant galaxy. How?

In a strange development, a humongous (and turbulent) star sitting millions of light-years away from Earth appears to have vanished in thin air.

Microsoft is changing the Start menu of Windows: Here's how

02 Jul 2020

Microsoft is changing the Start menu of Windows: Here's how

Since the early days of Windows, the Start menu has been a core element of the operating system, something we all love to have and use.

Honor's latest smartphone can serve as infotainment system in cars

01 Jul 2020

Honor's latest smartphone can serve as infotainment system in cars

Honor has finally launched its phablet-sized X10 Max 5G phone in China. It comes with a massive 7.09-inch display, stereo speakers, MediaTek Dimensity 800 processor, dual rear cameras, and a 5,000mAh battery.

Why DuckDuckGo is not working in India?

02 Jul 2020

Why DuckDuckGo is not working in India?

Along with Chinese applications that were deemed prejudicial to national security, India has also blocked popular US-based search engine DuckDuckGo.

Samsung's foldable Galaxy Z Flip gets a massive price-cut

02 Jul 2020

Samsung's foldable Galaxy Z Flip gets a massive price-cut

Samsung's premium foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip, has received a price-cut of Rs. 7,000 in India. The latest price revision is applicable to both online as well as offline markets.

Vivo S1 Pro becomes cheaper in India by Rs. 1,000

02 Jul 2020

Vivo S1 Pro becomes cheaper in India by Rs. 1,000

Vivo's budget-friendly smartphone, the S1 Pro, has received a price-cut of Rs. 1,000 in India. The price revision is permanent in nature and is reflecting on Amazon, Flipkart, as well as Vivo e-store.

iQOO to launch Z1x gaming phone on July 9

02 Jul 2020

iQOO to launch Z1x gaming phone on July 9

Vivo's sub-brand iQOO will launch a new gaming smartphone called the iQOO Z1x in China on July 9.

Animated stickers to QR codes: All new features of WhatsApp

02 Jul 2020

Animated stickers to QR codes: All new features of WhatsApp

Continuing its push to make communication easier for billions of people around the world, WhatsApp is rolling out a series of new features for its app on Android, iOS, and KaiOS.

OPPO to launch an affordable F15 variant this month

01 Jul 2020

OPPO to launch an affordable F15 variant this month

OPPO is likely to soon introduce a more affordable variant of its F15 smartphone in India. According to Pricebaba, the Chinese smartphone maker will launch a 4GB RAM model of the F15 in the first week of July.

Samsung Galaxy A31 becomes cheaper in India

02 Jul 2020

Samsung Galaxy A31 becomes cheaper in India

Samsung has slashed the prices of its mid-range smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy A31, in India by Rs. 1,000. The new price is now reflecting on Amazon and Samsung e-store.

OnePlus 8 Pro to go on sale today at 12pm

02 Jul 2020

OnePlus 8 Pro to go on sale today at 12pm

The OnePlus 8 Pro is scheduled to go on another flash sale today at 12 pm via Amazon and OnePlus e-store. Due to production issues faced during the lockdown period, the company has been offering the flagship handset via flash sales only.

Why NASA has delayed launch of its next Mars rover

02 Jul 2020

Why NASA has delayed launch of its next Mars rover

In an unexpected turn of events, NASA has delayed the launch of its next Mars rover.

Shinco's 43-inch 4K Android TV launched at Rs. 21,000

02 Jul 2020

Shinco's 43-inch 4K Android TV launched at Rs. 21,000

Expanding its range of Android TVs, Shinco has launched the 43-inch model of its Smart TV in India.

OPPO Reno3 Pro becomes cheaper in India

02 Jul 2020

OPPO Reno3 Pro becomes cheaper in India

OPPO has reduced the price of its premium mid-range smartphone, the Reno3 Pro, in India by Rs. 2,000. The latest price revision is applicable to both online as well as offline markets.

POCO M2 Pro to be launched on July 7

01 Jul 2020

POCO M2 Pro to be launched on July 7

POCO has announced that its upcoming M2 Pro smartphone will be launched in India on July 7.

Gmail suffers outage, creating work woes for many

01 Jul 2020

Gmail suffers outage, creating work woes for many

In a major shocker, Google's primary email service Gmail has gone down for a number of users around the world.

Vivo's camera-centric X50 series teased in India, launch imminent

01 Jul 2020

Vivo's camera-centric X50 series teased in India, launch imminent

Vivo's all-new X50 series, which was announced in China last month, is expected to arrive in India soon. The company has released a teaser video of the X50 series on its Twitter handle, hinting at an imminent launch in the country.

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max's sale today at 12pm

01 Jul 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max's sale today at 12pm

Xiaomi's popular mid-ranger, the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, is all set to go on sale once again today at 12 pm via Amazon and Mi.com

Xiaomi Redmi 8 starts receiving Android 10 update in China

01 Jul 2020

Xiaomi Redmi 8 starts receiving Android 10 update in China

Xiaomi has started rolling out the Android 10 update for its Redmi 8 smartphone. The new firmware bumps the Android version on the handset but continues to run MIUI 11 skin on top.

Xiaomi releases Android 10-based MIUI 11 update for Redmi 7A

30 Jun 2020

Xiaomi releases Android 10-based MIUI 11 update for Redmi 7A

Xiaomi has started releasing the Android 10-based MIUI 11 update for Redmi 7A in India. It is being rolled out in a phased manner and hence, not everyone will receive it at the same time.

Acting against hate speech, Reddit bans pro-Trump subreddit

30 Jun 2020

Acting against hate speech, Reddit bans pro-Trump subreddit

As Facebook continues to reel from a massive advertisers' protest against its mishandling of racism, violence, and hate speech, Reddit, which has long been criticized over these issues, has started taking corrective measures.

Ahead of launch, Honor X10 Max's specifications and pricing leaked

30 Jun 2020

Ahead of launch, Honor X10 Max's specifications and pricing leaked

Ahead of its scheduled launch on July 2, the full specifications of the upcoming Honor X10 Max have been revealed by China Telecom.

Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Redmi K20 in India

30 Jun 2020

Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Redmi K20 in India

Xiaomi has started rolling out the stable MIUI 12 update for its Redmi K20 smartphone in India.

#TechBytes: Best alternatives to popular Chinese apps banned in India

30 Jun 2020

#TechBytes: Best alternatives to popular Chinese apps banned in India

Amid heightened tensions along the LAC, the Government of India has taken the decision to ban as many as 59 'unsafe' Chinese applications.

TikTok's creators begin switching to Instagram, YouTube after government's ban

30 Jun 2020

TikTok's creators begin switching to Instagram, YouTube after government's ban

A few hours ago, the Government of India imposed a ban on popular video-sharing service TikTok as well as 58 other 'unsafe' Chinese applications.

Realme C11, with MediaTek Helio G35, launched in Malaysia

30 Jun 2020

Realme C11, with MediaTek Helio G35, launched in Malaysia

Taking on Xiaomi's Redmi 9A and 9C, Realme has launched a new budget-friendly Realme C11 smartphone in Malaysia.

#LeakPeek: Redmi K40 to pack a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset

30 Jun 2020

#LeakPeek: Redmi K40 to pack a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset

The specifications of Xiaomi's upcoming handset, the Redmi K40, have been leaked by a tipster on Weibo.

Redmi 9A and 9C, with new MediaTek G-series chipsets, launched

30 Jun 2020

Redmi 9A and 9C, with new MediaTek G-series chipsets, launched

Expanding its range of affordable smartphones, Xiaomi has launched the Redmi 9A and Redmi 9C in Malaysia.

Realme Narzo 10 goes on sale today via Flipkart

30 Jun 2020

Realme Narzo 10 goes on sale today via Flipkart

Realme's budget-friendly smartphone, the Narzo 10, is set to go on sale once again in India today at 12 pm via Flipkart and Realme's e-store.

Redmi Note 9 Pro's sale today at 12pm via Amazon

30 Jun 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro's sale today at 12pm via Amazon

Xiaomi's Redmi Note 9 Pro will be up for grabs at 12 pm in India today via Amazon and the Xiaomi's e-store.

India's first COVID-19 vaccine, COVAXIN, cleared for human trials

30 Jun 2020

India's first COVID-19 vaccine, COVAXIN, cleared for human trials

In a major development, the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has cleared COVAXIN, a potential COVID-19 vaccine developed in the country, for human trials.

Android 10 update rolled out for T-Mobile's LG Stylo 5

29 Jun 2020

Android 10 update rolled out for T-Mobile's LG Stylo 5

South Korean tech giant LG's Stylo 5 handset locked to telecom operator T-Mobile's network is now receiving the latest Android 10 update in the USA.

TikTok to SHAREit, Government of India bans 59 Chinese apps

29 Jun 2020

TikTok to SHAREit, Government of India bans 59 Chinese apps

Amid heightened tensions along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), the Government of India has taken the decision to ban 59 Chinese smartphone apps with immediate effect.

OPPO F15 (Blazing Blue) color variant launched in India

29 Jun 2020

OPPO F15 (Blazing Blue) color variant launched in India

OPPO has launched a new 'Blazing Blue' color variant of its budget-friendly smartphone, the OPPO F15, in India.

Samsung's S20+ BTS Edition to be launched on July 2

29 Jun 2020

Samsung's S20+ BTS Edition to be launched on July 2

For K-Pop fans, Samsung will launch the BTS edition of the Galaxy S20+ in India on July 2.