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Delhi Airport evaluating 'computer vision' technology to track passengers: CEO

19 Jan 2021

Delhi Airport evaluating 'computer vision' technology to track passengers: CEO

Delhi Airport is evaluating "computer vision" technology to track passengers, reduce waiting time, and ensure social distancing at its terminals, a top official of the facility's operator informed on Tuesday.

itel Vision 1 Pro launched in India at Rs. 6,600

17 Jan 2021

itel Vision 1 Pro launched in India at Rs. 6,600

Chinese smartphone maker itel has launched a new budget handset in India called the Vision 1 Pro. It is up for grabs in two colors: Aurora Blue and Ocean Blue.

Samsung Galaxy M62 smartphone with 7,000mAh battery gets FCC certification

17 Jan 2021

Samsung Galaxy M62 smartphone with 7,000mAh battery gets FCC certification

A Samsung handset bearing model number SM-M62F/DS, with a 7,000mAh battery, has reportedly received the FCC certification.

ASUS ROG Phone 4 to get 6,000mAh battery with fast-charging

17 Jan 2021

ASUS ROG Phone 4 to get 6,000mAh battery with fast-charging

Taiwanese tech giant ASUS's ROG Phone 4 will make its debut in the coming days.

OPPO reduces prices of A12 handset in India

15 Jan 2021

OPPO reduces prices of A12 handset in India

OPPO has reduced the prices of the A12 smartphone in India for the second time, by Rs. 500. Its first price-reduction happened in November last year.

NVIDIA and AMD on GPU shortages: No improvement until May

15 Jan 2021

NVIDIA and AMD on GPU shortages: No improvement until May

The latest GPUs from NVIDIA and AMD have been nigh impossible to purchase from launch day itself. The precious few cards available were quickly lapped up by scalpers using bots and re-listed on eBay for a staggering premium.

Facebook, WhatsApp, TikTok among most popular apps of 2020

14 Jan 2021

Facebook, WhatsApp, TikTok among most popular apps of 2020

The market of mobile apps continued to grow in 2020 in spite (or rather because) of the pandemic.

#CES2021: This Sony drone can shoot cinematic 4K videos

13 Jan 2021

#CES2021: This Sony drone can shoot cinematic 4K videos

For photography enthusiasts and video professionals, Japanese tech giant Sony has announced a new drone, called Airpeak, at the ongoing CES 2021.

#CES2021: Intel's Mobileye reveals plans to lower autonomous driving cost

13 Jan 2021

#CES2021: Intel's Mobileye reveals plans to lower autonomous driving cost

At the ongoing CES 2021, Mobileye - Intel's self-driving car subsidiary brand - has announced that it will shift toward using its own radar-based technology so as to reduce the cost of autonomous driving.

iPad Pro (2021) appears in CAD renders, design features revealed

12 Jan 2021

iPad Pro (2021) appears in CAD renders, design features revealed

Apple is working to introduce the next-generation iPad Pro later this year. In the latest development, 91mobiles has shared CAD-based renders of the 12.9-inch model, revealing its design details.

Microsoft Surface Pro 7+, with Intel Tiger Lake processors, launched

12 Jan 2021

Microsoft Surface Pro 7+, with Intel Tiger Lake processors, launched

Microsoft has launched the Surface Pro 7+ tablet-cum-laptop at a starting price-tag of $899 (approximately Rs. 66,000).

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 11.0.3.3 update for 8 and 8 Pro

08 Jan 2021

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 11.0.3.3 update for 8 and 8 Pro

OnePlus has started rolling out OxygenOS 11.0.3.3 update for its 8 and 8 Pro smartphones in India, Australia, and Europe.

Moto G Stylus (2021) spotted on Geekbench, key specifications revealed

08 Jan 2021

Moto G Stylus (2021) spotted on Geekbench, key specifications revealed

Motorola is expected to launch the Moto G Stylus (2021) smartphone in the coming weeks. It will arrive as a successor to the Moto G Stylus aka Moto G Pro.

Samsung Galaxy A71 and A51 become cheaper in India

08 Jan 2021

Samsung Galaxy A71 and A51 become cheaper in India

Samsung has reduced the prices of the Galaxy A71 and Galaxy A51 models in India by Rs. 2,000. The price-cut is permanent in nature and is reflecting on the company's official website as well as Amazon.

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G gets 3C certified with 15W fast-charging

07 Jan 2021

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G gets 3C certified with 15W fast-charging

Samsung is working to introduce its upcoming mid-range smartphone, the Galaxy A52 5G soon. In the latest development, the phone has been spotted (by MySmartPrice) on the 3C certification site with the model number SM-A5260.

Facebook redesigns Pages; Like button removed, new admin controls

07 Jan 2021

Facebook redesigns Pages; Like button removed, new admin controls

Facebook has announced a major redesign of Pages, that are mainly used by artists, public figures, and brands.

Instagram testing new carousel-like layout for Stories on desktops

06 Jan 2021

Instagram testing new carousel-like layout for Stories on desktops

Instagram has been testing a new design to improve the experience of viewing Stories on the desktop.

Mi A3 users get free repairs after update bricks devices

05 Jan 2021

Mi A3 users get free repairs after update bricks devices

Xiaomi has announced that it is offering a free repair service to all the Mi A3 users in India who were affected by a faulty Android 11 update that bricked their devices.

OPPO's 5G-enabled Reno5 Pro to be launched on January 18

05 Jan 2021

OPPO's 5G-enabled Reno5 Pro to be launched on January 18

OPPO is all set to launch its Reno5 Pro 5G smartphone in India on January 18 at 12:30 pm, the company has announced.

iQOO 7 to feature a pressure-sensitive, 120Hz AMOLED screen

05 Jan 2021

iQOO 7 to feature a pressure-sensitive, 120Hz AMOLED screen

iQOO will launch its flagship iQOO 7 gaming smartphone in China on January 11. In the latest development, an official teaser posted on Weibo has revealed the key display features of the phone.

Ahead of launch in India, Mi 10i's prices tipped

04 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch in India, Mi 10i's prices tipped

Xiaomi is all set to announce the Mi 10i smartphone in India on January 5. In the run-up to the launch event, Xiaomi India's managing director, Manu Kumar Jain, has revealed that the phone will cost under Rs. 30,000.

OnePlus Band teased; design details and specifications also leaked

04 Jan 2021

OnePlus Band teased; design details and specifications also leaked

OnePlus has teased its upcoming smartband on its official Facebook page, without revealing many details. It will take on Xiaomi's Mi Band series.

Nubia Red Magic 6 spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 888

03 Jan 2021

Nubia Red Magic 6 spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 888

Chinese smartphone maker Nubia is set to launch a new Z series handset with an electrochromic back panel, named the Red Magic 6 (codenamed NX669J), this year.

Design details of Moto G Stylus 2021 revealed in renders

03 Jan 2021

Design details of Moto G Stylus 2021 revealed in renders

As a successor to the 2020 Moto G Pro, Motorola will launch a new smartphone named Moto G Stylus 2021 in the US.

POCO F2 smartphone teased; likely to pack Snapdragon 732G chipset

03 Jan 2021

POCO F2 smartphone teased; likely to pack Snapdragon 732G chipset

Ahead of its expected launch in India this year, Chinese smartphone maker POCO has teased its F2 smartphone in a video.

Android 10 update rolled out for Redmi 7 in India

03 Jan 2021

Android 10 update rolled out for Redmi 7 in India

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is reportedly rolling out the Android 10 update and December 2020 Android security patch for its Redmi 7 handset in India. The global variant received the firmware last week.

Vivo Y20A with three rear cameras is now on sale

03 Jan 2021

Vivo Y20A with three rear cameras is now on sale

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo's Y20A smartphone, which was launched in India last week, is now on sale. It comes in two color options: Dawn White and Nebula Blue.

LG Stylo 7 5G's renders leaked, design features revealed

30 Dec 2020

LG Stylo 7 5G's renders leaked, design features revealed

LG is expected to introduce its affordable 5G smartphone, the Stylo 7 5G, sometime in early-2021. In the latest development, Voice has shared high-resolution renders of the phone, revealing its design features.

iQOO 7 to be launched in China on January 11

30 Dec 2020

iQOO 7 to be launched in China on January 11

Vivo's sub-brand iQOO is all set to launch the flagship iQOO 7 smartphone in China on January 11, the company has confirmed.

Samsung Galaxy A31 becomes cheaper by Rs. 2,000

29 Dec 2020

Samsung Galaxy A31 becomes cheaper by Rs. 2,000

Samsung has reduced the prices of its Galaxy A31 model in India by Rs. 2,000. The price-drop is permanent in nature and is applicable to both online as well as offline sales channels.

The best Android apps of 2020

29 Dec 2020

The best Android apps of 2020

A lot of things did not go well this year, but it was a great time for technology.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 could be a sub-$1,000 4G phone

29 Dec 2020

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 could be a sub-$1,000 4G phone

Samsung is expected to introduce its next foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip3, sometime around May 2021. In the latest development, Galaxy Club has claimed that the handset will come with a 4G chipset and might not be a full-fledged flagship.

OnePlus 9 appears in live images; design and specifications confirmed

29 Dec 2020

OnePlus 9 appears in live images; design and specifications confirmed

OnePlus is expected to launch its flagship 9 series of smartphones in March 2021. In the latest development, a prototype of the vanilla model has been spotted on eBay, revealing its design aspects and key specifications.

iQOO 7 appears in pre-sale poster, launch tipped for mid-January

28 Dec 2020

iQOO 7 appears in pre-sale poster, launch tipped for mid-January

Vivo's sub-brand iQOO is likely to launch its flagship iQOO 7 smartphone in mid-January 2021. In the latest development, a pre-sale poster of the phone has been spotted at a retail outlet in China, revealing its key specifications and features.

Specifications and features of OnePlus 9 revealed ahead of launch

27 Dec 2020

Specifications and features of OnePlus 9 revealed ahead of launch

The OnePlus 9 series of smartphones is expected to make its global debut in March 2021.

Ahead of launch, design and specifications of Realme Race teased

27 Dec 2020

Ahead of launch, design and specifications of Realme Race teased

Realme Vice President Xu Qi Chase has teased the design and specifications of its upcoming Race smartphone. It is expected to be launched in the first quarter of next year.

Xiaomi releases Android 11 update for Mi 10 Lite 5G

27 Dec 2020

Xiaomi releases Android 11 update for Mi 10 Lite 5G

Xiaomi has reportedly started rolling out the Android 11 update for the Mi 10 Lite 5G model in Europe.

Amazon India teases Mi 10i, India availability confirmed

25 Dec 2020

Amazon India teases Mi 10i, India availability confirmed

Xiaomi is all geared up to launch the Mi 10i smartphone in India on January 5 at 12 pm. In the latest development, Amazon India has created a microsite for the phone, which reveals its availability through the e-retailer.

Lava lists "women-centric" smartphone on the site, launch confirmed

23 Dec 2020

Lava lists "women-centric" smartphone on the site, launch confirmed

The home-grown tech giant Lava has unveiled the latest budget-friendly smartphone, the BeU, at Rs. 6,888. It is slated to be launched officially on January 5, along with other devices, claims Gadgets360.

Redmi 8 receives MIUI 12 update globally: Details here

23 Dec 2020

Redmi 8 receives MIUI 12 update globally: Details here

Redmi has started rolling out the MIUI 12 update for its Redmi 8 model in the global market (via PiunikaWeb). The report claims that the Indian and European markets are next in line.