Month: July 2014

Moto G gets price cut now available starting from ₹ 10,499

Moto G has won a million hearts and got Motorola a huge success platform for another successful launch i.e Moto E. Now Flipkart has officially reduced the price for a limited time for 8GB model from ₹ 12,499 to ₹ 10,499 and 16GB model from ₹ 13,999 to ₹ 11,999.

Moto G comes with 4.5″ 720p display.Moto G has Android 4.4.4 KitKat and 1.2GHz Snapdragon Quad Core CPU coupled with 1GB RAM. Motorola Moto G sports a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and HD video recording. It also supports HDR video recording and has a 1.3MP front Camera.

Key Specification

  • 4.5-inch, HD 720p edge-to-edge display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 4.3 Jellybean
  • 5MP rear camera with LED flash,1.3MP front-facing camera
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB/16GB internal memory
  • 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, GLONASS
  • 2070 mAh battery

Limited Time Offer: Amazon Appstore Giving Away 30 paid apps for free

Amazon Appstore is Giving away a total of 30 Apps and Games for free and it limited time offer for today and tomorrow. All 30 Apps together count for $100 so grab them before time expires.

Here’s the list of App which are up for free at Amazon Appstore

  • My Alarm Clock ($1.99)
  • Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing ($1.99)
  • To-Fu Fury ($1.99)
  • Photo Editor+ ($0.99)
  • Drawing Pad ($1.99)
  • Daily Workouts ($3.99)
  • Weather Live ($2.99)
  • WiFi File Explorer PRO ($0.99)
  • PDF Max ($7.99)
  • White Noise ($1.99)
  • CalenGoo ($5.99)
  • Carcassonne ($4.99)
  • Docs To Go Premium Key ($9.99)
  • Allrecipes Dinner Spinner Pro ($2.99)
  • Fraction Calculator Plus ($0.99)
  • Flightradar24 Pro ($2.99)
  • KAYAK PRO ($0.99)
  • Home Budget Manager ($2.99)
  • Convertor Pro ($0.99)
  • KeepTrack Pro ($1.99)
  • Bills Reminder ($3.99)
  • Ultimate Guitar Tabs and Tools ($7.99)
  • Food Diary and Calorie Tracker PRO ($3.99)
  • List Master Pro ($1.99)
  • Little Piano (Pro) ($5.99)
  • Instapaper ($2.99)
  • Essential Anatomy 3 ($24)
  • Language Coach ($9.99)
  • Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, 8th edition ($29.99)
  • MathsApp Graphing Calculator ($4.99)

If you don’t have Amazon Appstore download it from Here.

Xiaomi Unveils Mi4 – Fastest Mi Phone Ever

Xiaomi has officially unveiled the Mi4 at an event in Beijing. Mi4 has a plastic body with metallic band across the side along with chamfered edges. It looks like Xiaomi took a cue from Apple’s book.

Mi4 has a specification which if not more are equal to the best phones in market currently. It features a 5-inch 1080p Display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core 2.5GHz processor, 3GB LP-DDR3 RAM, 16/64GB eMMC 5.0 and runs on MIUI ROM based on Android Kitkat.

The primary camera is 13-megapixels and secondary camera is 8-megapixels so you don’t need to worry at all as both camera are capable of Full HD video recording. It features Dual Band WiFi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Glonass, 3G, HSPA+. and NFC in connectivity department.

The battery inside is 3080mAh which should provide enough juice for a day heavy usage. It will be available in China starting 16th August 2014 and will rollout to other countries soon.

All About Google Android One

Android One is the Google dream project. Google wants the next billion on board as soon as possible and its quiet easy if one can successfully market the device in a country with 2nd largest population i.e 1.2billions. Google might have thought about China too but as China Government has banned Google in China nothing can be done.

So What is Android One?

Android One is basically a reference platform just like Microsoft does with Windows Phone and if a handset is Android One certified latest updates are guaranteed just like Nexus and Play Edition devices directly from Google. These is highlight of Android One project faster and timely updates to budget devices which are always neglected by manufacturers.
Moreover Google has partnered with Micromax, Karbonn, Spice, Celkon and Intex which together hold more than 40% of Smartphone market share and first Android One handset will cost just ₹ 6,000(100$) which is very good price to start with. 
There are some reports of Google subsidizing the Android One handsets but an added incentive to manufacturer is Google is handling the software department and with mass marketing from Google Android One handset will definitely sell in millions. It seems the next billion are not too far away.
Android One devices will be launched in time for Diwali so better not buy any other budget handset if latest Android and fast performance is what you crave for in a limited budget.

Micromax Unite 2 A106 gets 8GB Internal Memory Variant

Micromax has launched an enhanced version of hugely popular Unite 2 with 8GB of Internal Storage. Nothing else has changed except the higher storage in new variant which is available for same prices as original Unite 2 was launched  i.e ₹ 6,999.

Micromax Unite 2 A106 has a 4.7″ IPS Display with resolution of 480×800 pixels. It runs on Android Kit Kat 4.4.2 and is powered by Quad Core Mediatek MT6582M CPU coupled with 1 Gigabyte of RAM.

Micromax Unite 2 A106 also has a 5-megapixel camera with Flash and Autofocus and 2-megapixel front camera for selfies and video chatting. In terms of connectivity all fronts are covered with Dual SIm, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Wi-Fi and HSPA with speed upto 21mbps.

Micromax Unite 2 also has 4GB internal storage out of which 1.67GB is available to user and it can be expanded by the help of external SD card upto 32GB. It has a 2000mAH battery and comes in three colors Black, White and Red.

In-case you want to buy right now Unite 2 8GB @ ₹ 6,999

Giveaway – Mi 3 16GB Silver Grey International (Winner Announced)

Mi 3 is about to be launched in India on 22nd July for ₹ 13,999 and we are now sure that we will get two unit to play and one will be utilized for our initial hands on and review and the another one will be Givenaway to one of our website loyalist.

Entering The Giveaway

Just scroll down below and complete as many steps as you can so as to increase your chances of winning. Although a particular user will be allowed to share as much as he can but at max 50 entries of his will be taken in consideration. After Giveaway time is expired we will prepare a list and will randomly pick a winner. So if you had 50 entries your mail id will be present 50 times in list so increasing your chance to win in random selection.

Rules

  • Do not use two different accounts on same pc as it may lead to disqualification by our system. Although its not necessary but avoid using multiple ids.
  • Giveaway is International subject to the availability of shipping service from India to the winner’s country via DHL Couriers.
  • Prize is India bought Snapdragon 800 powered Mi 3 and in case stocks can not be arranged an equivalent substitute might be provided.
  • In case you feel Giveaway is fake do not enter as we try our best to ensure 100% fair Giveaway but certain people can never step moaning.
  • The Prize will be shipped to you at our cost but all liability arising due to tax structure of your country is your liability.
  • Winner will be contacted after result declaration and 7 days will be provided for claiming the prize and in case no reply is received new winner will be picked and similar process will be followed.
  • Winner agrees that we can post the Profile Picture on our social pages and website.
  • Lastly by entering in our Giveaway you agree to website’s Terms of Use.

Winner

Shailesh – You have 24 hours to reply your address along with some photo id proof. If you do not reply in 24 hours new winner will be picked. We have sent you an email. For those who didn’t win don’t worry soon we will bring a Redmi 1S for Giveaway.

LG G3 BEAT Official looks same as LG G3

LG has started global roll out of their 2014 flagship and its available in India at ₹ 46,990. Now LG has launched a smaller and compact version of G3 for those who don’t like big screens, LG G3 Beat.

LG G3 Beat is essentially same as G3 on the outside in design department but with smaller footprint. The major changes are in Internals the display is 5″ 720p thats one-fourth pixels of G3 QuadHD display. The CPU in G3 beat is Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 400 processor 1.2 GHz Quad-Core with Adreno 305.

Theres also 1GB RAM, 8GB Internal Storage and SD Card Expansion slot. The Rear Camera is 8MP with Laser Auto Focus and Front Camera is 1.3MP. The Connectivity options include Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS/Glonass, NFC, USB 2.0 and will also sport 4G LTE in select countries.

It will come in three colors which are Metallic Black, Silk White and Shine Gold and special features include Touch & Shoot, Smart Keyboard, QuickMemo+, Gesture Shot. Battery is 2540mAh and expected launch price is around  ₹26,000-28,000.

MI 3 Flipkart Exclusive on Sale from 22nd July at ₹ 13,999

Xiaomi in an event showcased their entire range of products and launched three products in India with others labelled coming soon. Xiaomi will not use Chinese name in India and will go with sweet and small Mi brand in India.

What came as a shocking news was the launch of Mi 3 at a price of ₹ 13,999 instead of earlier announced ₹ 14,999. Mi brand products will be sold exclusively through Flipkart and Mi 3 will be available for sale on 22nd July limited to Flipkart users who register between 15th July – 21st July, though registration is free.

To recap the specification of Mi 3 it runs on MIUI ROM on top of Android 4.4 and has a 5″ 1080p Display. The processor is 2.3GHz Snapdragon 800 along with 2GB RAM and 16GB Internal Storage. There is no external card though OTG support is present.

The primary camera is 13-megapixels with dual-led flash and front camera is 2-megapixel for HD Video Chats. Mi 3 also comes in metal uni-body with a non removable 3000mAh battery. In terms of connectivity it has NFC, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G, 2G, GPS and Glonass.

Along with these Mi has partnered with Flipkart to provide customer service in 20 cities across 33 service center among which 2 service centers will be Mi exclusive, one in Delhi and other at Bangalore.

LG G3 with 5.5 inch QHD Display now available for ₹ 46,990

LG has enjoyed moderate success with the LG G2 and now the successor to LG G2 has officially being launched in India at a whopping ₹ 46,999.

LG G2 features a stunning 5.5″ QHD Display that has 4 times more pixels than 720p HD Displays. It also comes with currently fastest Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 CPU clocked at 2.5GHz coupled with 3-gigs of  RAM and optional 16GB or 32GB internal storage options. External card slot is also present in case you like to have a removable chip in your phone.

LG Optimus G3 comes with Android Kitkat 4.4.2 and has a 13 MP primary camera which has optic image stabilizer with laser auto focus and dual flash. The front camera is 2.1-megapixel and is favorable only for video chat.

Connectivity features are also present in quantity from LTE (4G), 3G, 2G, GPS, NFC, HDMI support via Slim port, TV out using Slim port + Miracast and DLNA it has covered it all. The battery inside is 3000mAh to make sure you get through the day without any trouble.

LG G3 also supports circular flip cover which makes it look like a Motorola Aura brother and is very cool. The price of LG G3 is ₹ 46,999 and is available in India in White and Black colors.

Confirmed: Xiaomi to be exclusively available at Flipkart

Xiaomi is looking to step in Indian smartphone market but the latest news is from Flipkart which has started teasing Mi 3 launch on twitter.

Flipkart has already tied up with Motorola for exclusive Moto E, Moto G and Moto X launch and now they have roped in another solid manufacturer Xiaomi who is known for Over The Value smartphone with great build quality and MIUI softwares.

Flipkart will sell Xiaomi Mi 3 at just ₹ 14,999 which is awesome as its specification even eclipses that of Samsung Galaxy S4 and considering MRP of S4₹ 29,000 it ain’t a bad deal.

Along with Mi 3 we can expect to see Redmi Note which may be priced at ₹ 10,999 and Redmi 1S which is similarly spece’d to Moto G at ₹ 8,999. The only negative currently will be India is huge market and providing customer support for a new company will prove to be Achilles Hills.

All in all these devices are great and get sold out as soon as they are shown in stock so make sure you are ready on time to place order if you really want to buy a Xiaomi product.