Smartphones can be defined as personal computers with a mobile operating system, but for handheld use and in the shape and size of an average mobile, typically being pocket-sized. Apple and Samsung dominate the current market share in smartphone sales with millions of units being sold every month, with almost 99% of all smartphones in the market either running on Android or IOS.
26 May 2020
LG Poland's controversial video shows V60 can take upskirt shots
In the race to promote their products, companies may end up making some blatant marketing errors.
25 May 2020
Huawei Enjoy Z 5G, with MediaTek Dimensity 800 chipset, launched
As an addition to its range of budget-friendly smartphones, Huawei has launched the Enjoy Z 5G in China.
24 May 2020
Best Android smartphones you can buy with 12GB of RAM
As more and more buyers gravitate towards powerful smartphones for gaming, entertainment, and other digital services, brands are also pushing the envelope by packing top-of-the-line hardware.
21 May 2020
Ahead of May 26 launch, Redmi 10X listed for pre-bookings
Ahead of its launch on May 26, Xiaomi's upcoming Redmi 10X has been listed for pre-ordering on a Chinese e-retailer's website. As per the product page, it will come in Standard and 5G-ready Pioneer models.
11 May 2020
COVID-19: DRDO develops novel 'cabinet' to disinfect phones, currency notes
As COVID-19 continues to sweep across parts of India, people are doing everything possible to protect themselves from contracting the disease.
05 May 2020
Mi Commerce, Xiaomi's new e-commerce platform to boost sales
In a bid to boost sales in a market hit by the novel coronavirus pandemic, Xiaomi is launching a new e-commerce service called 'Mi Commerce'.
27 Apr 2020
Xiaomi patents weird-looking smartphone with 'twisting display'
Continuing the endeavor to get rid of notches and hole-punches, Xiaomi has patented a smartphone design that shows something you may have never seen before - a twisting display.
15 Apr 2020
Finally, Apple launches new iPhone SE at Rs. 42,500
After months of leaks and rumors, the affordable, second-generation 'iPhone SE' - which many called iPhone 9 - is finally here.
19 Mar 2020
OPPO's Realme is launching a sub-brand called 'Narzo'
In a bid to expand its footprint, Realme, the Chinese smartphone company owned by OPPO, has announced a new sub-brand called 'Narzo'.
17 Mar 2020
Apple reportedly working on affordable 'iPhone 9 Plus' too
We already know about Apple's plan to launch an entry-level iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2 model.
14 Mar 2020
Your phone is dirtier than toilet-seat. Samsung has a solution
Just as Google and Apple continue to take aggressive steps to combat the outbreak of coronavirus, Samsung is doing its own bit to prevent the disease from spreading.
10 Mar 2020
Unihertz Atom XL: Modern Android smartphone made for rough use
China-based Unihertz has launched a pocketable rugged smartphone that packs all the latest specs and is designed to survive rough use.
07 Mar 2020
#Coronavirus: How to clean smartphone, which is dirtier than toilet-seat
Our smartphones, that we use from our morning commute to dinner tables to sleep, carry 10 times more bacteria than most toilet seats. Evidently, cell phones are far dirtier than we think, and the more germs they collect, the more infections we are likely to contract.
06 Mar 2020
Now, you can suggest new software features to OnePlus
In a bid to improve its phones, OnePlus has launched a campaign calling the public to suggest new features for OxygenOS.
21 Feb 2020
All Samsung Galaxy phones hit by mysterious notification
Did you get a mysterious notification on your Samsung device? Well, you are not alone!
19 Feb 2020
Confirmed: All these non-Pixel phones will get Google Stadia
Months after announcing Stadia, a dedicated platform for cloud gaming, Google has confirmed the list of phones that would get the service.
17 Feb 2020
Researchers create ultrasonic wearable bracelet that jams all nearby microphones
From smartphones, smart speakers to other microphone-equipped gadgets, all such devices might be snooping on you without even your knowledge. But if you aren't willing to take any chances, there is a solution for you.
14 Jan 2020
Xiaomi may launch a phone featuring a whopping 256MP camera
Even though megapixels don't always guarantee better images, OEMs are racing to pump as many of them as possible into their devices.
06 Jan 2020
This battery can keep your phone running for five days
In a major development, scientists at Monash University have improved the efficiency of Lithium-sulfur batteries - significantly.
02 Jan 2020
Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo teaming up to enable file-sharing without internet
Even years after the launch of Apple's AirDrop, Android users don't have a native solution to transfer files without using the internet.
01 Jan 2020
#CBSE2020: Five mobile apps to prepare for Board Exams
The CBSE Board Examinations are only a few months away and students of Classes 10 and 12 must now start preparing seriously to score well.
26 Dec 2019
How to dispose of old electronics in a responsible way?
As technology is advancing at a greater pace, new products, especially electronics, with enhanced features are getting launched almost every day.
22 Dec 2019
Poco F2 likely to launch in 2020, company head teases
After going silent for more than a year, Poco, the sub-brand of Xiaomi, finally appears to be gearing up for a return.
18 Dec 2019
Nokia 2.3 launched in India, priced at Rs. 8,199
HMD Global, Nokia's brand licensee, has launched the budget friendly Nokia 2.3 smartphone in India at Rs. 8,199.
18 Dec 2019
Redmi Note 8 Pro bricking for some people: Here's why
A few weeks back, Xiaomi unveiled its super-impressive Redmi Note 8 Pro in the Indian market.
10 Dec 2019
#FeatureDrop: Google announces fancy new capabilities for Pixel phones
After doing an excellent job at updating Pixels from time to time, Google is striving towards releasing new features rather regularly.
09 Dec 2019
Apple is planning to launch its cheapest iPhone till date
After launching iPhone 8, Apple jumped straight to iPhone X and then to the newer models.
18 Nov 2019
Realme India CEO caught tweeting from an iPhone
Thanks to an amazingly affordable line of smartphones, Chinese company Realme has caught on well in the Indian market.
12 Nov 2019
#TechBytes: Five mobile apps to use for improving memory
Smartphones and mobile apps have changed pretty much everything we do today, including improving memory and productivity.
10 Nov 2019
Vivo S5 teased with punch hole design, quad rear cameras
Vivo is gearing up to launch a new premium smartphone, the Vivo S5, in China on November 14.
09 Nov 2019
Apple AirPods Pro with Android phone: Good, bad and ugly
With features like active noise cancellation, adaptive music equalizer, high-quality sound output, and great battery life, the Apple AirPods Pro is surely one of the best wireless earbuds you can buy today.
01 Oct 2019
14-year-old girl dies after phone explodes on pillow: Details here
In a shocking incident, a 14-year-old girl from Bastobe, Kazakhstan, died due to a phone explosion.
02 Sep 2019
Soon, your smartphone could be charged 'in the air'
Wireless charging has been around for a long while, giving users the ability to power up their phones on the go.
01 Sep 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Apple's Indian store, iPhone launch, OnePlus 7T, and more
The world of technology progresses so quickly that it may be difficult to keep up with everything that's going on - new phones, bugs, leaks, et al.
15 Aug 2019
Apple iPhones likely to get new names this year
In a few weeks, Apple will unveil the next generation of iPhones with some breathtaking features and, probably, a redesigned camera module.
12 Aug 2019
How to block distracting apps for some time, stay focused
No matter how much you try, there's no escaping the smartphone, not in today's world.
08 Aug 2019
From Note 10 to Galaxy Book, everything Samsung announced
A few hours ago, Samsung held its Galaxy Unpacked event in Brooklyn and unveiled a plethora of products, including Galaxy Note 10, its latest flagship.
08 Aug 2019
Soon, Twitter will let you snooze push notifications, stay focused
After releasing a revamped desktop site, Twitter is working on a handy new feature for its mobile app - the ability to snooze notifications.
07 Aug 2019
JioPhone 3 likely to launch on August 12: Details here
Over the last two years, Reliance JioPhone and JioPhone 2 have taken services like WhatsApp and Facebook to the mass market.
07 Aug 2019
Flipkart National Shopping Days sale: Top deals on best-selling mobiles
Taking on Amazon's Freedom Sale, Flipkart has announced its National Shopping Days sale from August 8.