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Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

02 Jun 2020

Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

Vivo has launched the X50 series of 5G-enabled smartphones. The range includes X50 and X50 Pro mid-range handsets, and an X50 Pro+ flagship model.

OnePlus disables controversial Photochrome mode on OnePlus 8 Pro globally

31 May 2020

OnePlus disables controversial Photochrome mode on OnePlus 8 Pro globally

OnePlus is rolling out a global update for the OnePlus 8 Pro to remove the controversial Photochrome mode on the flagship handset.

OnePlus 8's next sale in India on June 4

30 May 2020

OnePlus 8's next sale in India on June 4

OnePlus's newly-launched flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 8, will once again go on sale in India on June 4 at 12pm via Amazon.

iQOO 3 available at Rs. 32,000 for ICICI Bank users

30 May 2020

iQOO 3 available at Rs. 32,000 for ICICI Bank users

iQOO's recently-launched flagship smartphone, the iQOO 3, is available at a massive discount for ICICI Bank customers.

Sony's $1,200-worth flagship phone comes to US without 5G support

27 May 2020

Sony's $1,200-worth flagship phone comes to US without 5G support

Sony has launched its weirdly-named Xperia 1 II (pronounced Xperia 1 Mark 2) in the US.

Design and hardware details of Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ leaked

26 May 2020

Design and hardware details of Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ leaked

Just days after we got our first look at the Note 20, new renders of the Note 20+ have been leaked by OnLeaks and Pigtou.

Motorola Edge+ to go on sale from midnight via Flipkart

25 May 2020

Motorola Edge+ to go on sale from midnight via Flipkart

Motorola's newly-launched Edge+ flagship smartphone will go on sale for the first time in India today (midnight) via Flipkart, and through offline stores from tomorrow.

Ahead of launch, OPPO Find X2's price leaked by Amazon

23 May 2020

Ahead of launch, OPPO Find X2's price leaked by Amazon

Ahead of its launch in India, OPPO Find X2 was accidentally listed by Amazon. Interestingly, before the listing was removed, FoneArena spotted the alleged pricing of the handset in the source code of the webpage.

This limited edition iQOO 3 handset is for Transformers fans

23 May 2020

This limited edition iQOO 3 handset is for Transformers fans

As a special edition of the iQOO 3 flagship phone, Vivo has announced the iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition in China.

MEIZU 17-series gets support for 120Hz refresh rate via update

23 May 2020

MEIZU 17-series gets support for 120Hz refresh rate via update

MEIZU's newly-launched flagship smartphones, the MEIZU 17 and 17 Pro, are getting support for 120Hz refresh rate via a software update. At the time of launch, both the handsets offered 90Hz refresh rate with a 180Hz touch sampling rate, which remains unchanged even now.

OPPO to launch new color variant of Find X2 Pro

22 May 2020

OPPO to launch new color variant of Find X2 Pro

OPPO will launch a new Green Vegan Leather variant of the Find X2 Pro model in China next week. Reportedly, the high demand for artificial leather has prompted the company to introduce the new variant.

Nubia Red Magic Transparent Edition available for pre-ordering in China

22 May 2020

Nubia Red Magic Transparent Edition available for pre-ordering in China

ZTE has started taking pre-orders for the Transparent Edition of its Nubia Red Magic 5G smartphone in China.

Samsung's latest smartphone is tailor-made for defense and security purposes

21 May 2020

Samsung's latest smartphone is tailor-made for defense and security purposes

Samsung has announced a new Tactical Edition of its Galaxy S20 smartphone which has been tailor-made to suit the privacy needs of officials working for the defense department.

Xiaomi's flagship Mi 10 now available in India: Details here

18 May 2020

Xiaomi's flagship Mi 10 now available in India: Details here

Xiaomi's newly-launched flagship smartphone, the Mi 10 is now available in India via Mi.com, Amazon, and select official offline stores.

OnePlus 8 to go on sale at 2pm via Amazon

18 May 2020

OnePlus 8 to go on sale at 2pm via Amazon

As part of a special early access sale, OnePlus's newly-launched flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 8, will go on sale for the first time in India today at 2 pm via Amazon.

Motorola's Edge+ flagship to be launched on May 19

15 May 2020

Motorola's Edge+ flagship to be launched on May 19

Motorola will launch its latest flagship smartphone, the Motorola Edge+, in India on May 19 at 12pm, according to a teaser on Flipkart.

Motorola promises two major Android updates for its Edge+ flagship

15 May 2020

Motorola promises two major Android updates for its Edge+ flagship

When the Motorola Edge+ was launched last month, the flagship model met with criticism that it would only get a single major OS update (Android 11).

OnePlus 8, Pro to go on sale starting May 29

14 May 2020

OnePlus 8, Pro to go on sale starting May 29

OnePlus's newly-launched flagship devices, the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, will go on sale in India on May 29 across all channels.

OPPO Find X2 series teased in India, launch imminent

14 May 2020

OPPO Find X2 series teased in India, launch imminent

Chinese smartphone maker OPPO has teased the launch of its Find X2 and Find X2 Pro flagship smartphones in India. However, the company has not revealed the release date as of now.

#LeakPeek: Nokia 9.3 PureView will support 8K video recording

13 May 2020

#LeakPeek: Nokia 9.3 PureView will support 8K video recording

HMD Global is expected to launch its flagship Nokia 9.3 PureView smartphone in August-September this year.

Soon, Lenovo will launch its first-ever gaming phone

10 May 2020

Soon, Lenovo will launch its first-ever gaming phone

Lenovo is working to launch its first-ever gaming smartphone, the Lenovo Legion, in the coming weeks.

Meizu 17-series, with 90Hz screen, quad cameras, Snapdragon 865, launched

09 May 2020

Meizu 17-series, with 90Hz screen, quad cameras, Snapdragon 865, launched

Meizu has launched its latest flagship smartphones, the Meizu 17 and 17 Pro, in China.

Rivaling OnePlus, Xiaomi launches flagship Mi 10 at Rs. 50,000

08 May 2020

Rivaling OnePlus, Xiaomi launches flagship Mi 10 at Rs. 50,000

Xiaomi has finally launched the camera-centric Mi 10 flagship smartphone in India today. Alongside the handset, the company has also introduced its Mi Box 4K streaming device and Mi True Wireless Earphones 2.

Best 5G smartphones with flagship Snapdragon 865 processor

03 May 2020

Best 5G smartphones with flagship Snapdragon 865 processor

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 865 chipset is currently the preferred choice for all smartphone makers that plan to launch a high-end flagship phone.

Realme X50 Pro 5G gets 4K (60fps) video recording support

02 May 2020

Realme X50 Pro 5G gets 4K (60fps) video recording support

Realme has started rolling out an update for the X50 Pro 5G in India, which brings a bunch of improvements including support for 4K video recording at 60fps.

Samsung's Note 20, Fold 2 to be launched around August-September

02 May 2020

Samsung's Note 20, Fold 2 to be launched around August-September

In the latest earnings report, Samsung has confirmed that its Mobile Communications Business aims to strengthen its product line-up by introducing "new premium models" in the second half of the year despite uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Europe: Black Shark 3-series to be launched on May 8

01 May 2020

Europe: Black Shark 3-series to be launched on May 8

Xiaomi's sub-brand Black Shark has announced that its flagship gaming smartphones, the Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro, will go on sale in Europe on May 8. To recall, the handsets were launched in China in March this year.

This update will fix display issue of OnePlus 8 Pro

29 Apr 2020

This update will fix display issue of OnePlus 8 Pro

OnePlus has released an OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 8 Pro, fixing the display green tint issue on the premium flagship phone.

Motorola Edge+ to be launched in India soon: Details here

27 Apr 2020

Motorola Edge+ to be launched in India soon: Details here

Motorola Edge+, the flagship smartphone which recently made its global debut, is likely to hit the Indian shelves soon.

#TechBytes: Best smartphones launched in April 2020

26 Apr 2020

#TechBytes: Best smartphones launched in April 2020

As we stepped into April 2020, we were expecting things to be a little laid back and unexciting due to the global coronavirus outbreak. Our assumption, however, turned out to be wrong.

iQoo 3 becomes cheaper in India: Check new prices here

24 Apr 2020

iQoo 3 becomes cheaper in India: Check new prices here

In an attempt to push sales, iQoo India has announced a price-cut on its flagship handset, the iQoo 3.

Motorola launches two premium 5G smartphones: Details here

23 Apr 2020

Motorola launches two premium 5G smartphones: Details here

After a bunch of leaks and rumors, Lenovo-owned Motorola has finally launched the premium Edge+ and Edge smartphones.

iQoo Neo 3, with Snapdragon 865 chipset, goes official

23 Apr 2020

iQoo Neo 3, with Snapdragon 865 chipset, goes official

Chinese smartphone maker iQoo has launched the gaming-centric Neo 3 in its home country.

OnePlus 8 Series' India prices revealed: Details here

20 Apr 2020

OnePlus 8 Series' India prices revealed: Details here

After unveiling its flagship OnePlus 8 series smartphones last week, the Chinese tech giant has now revealed the prices of the handsets in India.

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus 8, iPhone SE launched, Cognizant hacked, and more

19 Apr 2020

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus 8, iPhone SE launched, Cognizant hacked, and more

This week, despite the evolving COVID-19 crisis, notable developments were made in the world of tech.

Samsung S20 Ultra v/s OnePlus 8 Pro: Which is better?

15 Apr 2020

Samsung S20 Ultra v/s OnePlus 8 Pro: Which is better?

OnePlus has finally broken the mold. The company, known for its "flagship killers", has presented its first-ever bonafide flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 8 Pro.

Nubia Red Magic 5G launched globally: Details here

14 Apr 2020

Nubia Red Magic 5G launched globally: Details here

Nubia Red Magic 5G, the flagship gaming smartphone which went official in China last month, is now available in global markets.

Motorola Edge+, with 108MP camera, to debut on April 22

14 Apr 2020

Motorola Edge+, with 108MP camera, to debut on April 22

Motorola is all set to launch its flagship Edge+ smartphone on April 22. The Lenovo-owned company has teased the arrival of the phone from its official Twitter handle.

OnePlus 8 series launch event: Livestream timings, specifications, and price

14 Apr 2020

OnePlus 8 series launch event: Livestream timings, specifications, and price

In hours from now, OnePlus will unveil its latest batch of flagship smartphones, the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro, in an online event today.

Nokia 9.3 PureView to get a 108MP five-camera setup: Report

14 Apr 2020

Nokia 9.3 PureView to get a 108MP five-camera setup: Report

HMD Global, Nokia's brand licensee, is working to launch the flagship Nokia 9.3 smartphone sometime in the Q3 of 2020.