Ericsson: Three out of five smartphone users use mobile internet in urban India

Ericsson Consumer Lab has released a new report about the adoption and usage of mobile broadband in India. The report titled “The Changing Mobile Broadband Landscape” covers consumers from different socio-economic backgrounds who are using mobile internet on smartphones. The report highlights that the decreasing price of smartphones has led to the increase in the […]

Instagram introduces new filters and emoji hashtags to the app

The popular app Instragram has introduced three new filters and emoji hashtags to the app. The filters named as Lark, Reyes and Juno are designed to improve outdoor photography. Along with this, the updated version of the app also enables the user to use emojis as hashtags for the first time, giving people the ability […]

LG launches Magna smartphone with Android 5.0 Lollipop at Rs. 16,500

LG has quietly launched LG Magna on Tuesday in India for Rs. 16,500. The 3G variant of the smartphone is currently available on the company’s website. However, the company has not yet announced availability details for the smartphone. LG introduced the handset alongside LG Joy, LG Leon, and the LG Spirit ahead of MWC 2015. […]

Facebook adds video calling feature to its Messenger app

The popular social networking platform Facebook has rolled out video-calling feature for its Messenger application. The new feature will work with both the Android and iOS platforms. Talking about the addition of the new feature, Facebook in its official blog post stated, “Video calling in Messenger is available for calls made from a mobile phone […]

Swipe KonnectME smartphone launched exclusively on Snapdeal for Rs. 3,999

Expanding the Konnect series, Swipe Technologies has announced the launch of KonnectME exclusively on Snapdeal.com for Rs. 3999. The smartphone will go on sale starting 28th April. KonnectME is the fourth device in the Konnect series, which include Konnect 4, Konnect 4E and Konnect 5.0. The company has bundled the phone with three application named […]

Lenovo A5000 smartphone with 5 inch HD display, 4000mAh battery launched in India at Rs.9, 999

Last week the Chinese smartphone maker Lenovo launched budget Android smartphone dubbed as A5000 in Russia for RUB 12, 00. Now the company has quietly launched the new smartphone in the Indian market for Rs. 9,999. The handset in black and white colour options is available on the company’s TheDoStore.com for pre-order in and will […]

Spice Stellar 519 smartphone with 4G LTE, 5inch display launched for Rs. 8,499

The 4G LTE segment seems to be getting highly competitive in India as more smartphone makers are bringing their handset with 4G support. Spice today launched Stellar 519 for Rs. 8,499, which will be available in Slate Grey and Steel Blue colour options across India through all major retail stores; Spice Hotspot stores and saholic.com. […]

Intex launches Aqua Power+ with 2GB RAM, 4,000 mAh battery for Rs 8,999

Intex has expanded its Aqua series of smartphone with the launch of Intex Aqua Power+. The smartphone is said to be the successor of the Aqua Power HD smartphone which the company rolled out last year. The Intex Aqua Power+ features a 5-inch HD display with 1280×720 pixels resolution. The smartphone offers dual SIM functionality […]