Comio Eyes Sales of 1 Million Smartphones in India by March 2018

Comio Eyes Sales of 1 Million Smartphones in India by March 2018
Original device maker Topwise Communication, which is the latest player from China to have entered the Indian market, aims to sell about one million units of its Comio branded smartphones by March 2018.Comio, which will compete with the likes of Samsung, Xiaomi and Micromax in India, has unveiled three new devices priced between Rs. 6,000 and Rs. 10,000."We have launched three devices, which are aimed at different users with propositions like style, power and economy. We hope to sell about a mil…
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Nokia 6 Registrations on Amazon India Close Today Ahead of Wednesday Sale

Nokia 6 Registrations on Amazon India Close Today Ahead of Wednesday Sale
Last week, the Nokia 5 went on sale in India through offline channels for Rs. 12,499. The Nokia 6, on the other hand, is set to be an Amazon India exclusive, and the registration window for the sale on August 23 has been open for a while now. Now, the registrations have reached its last day, after which you will not be eligible to participate in the sale on Wednesday. Only registered members will be able to participate in the Nokia 6 sale.The sale is set to be held on Wednesday, August 23, and …
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Asus ZenFone Zoom S First Impressions

Asus ZenFone Zoom S First Impressions
Asus recently launched its ZenFone Zoom S smartphone in India. The device was first unveiled by the company at CES 2017 at the beginning of this year as the Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom, but has now been rebranded. The ZenFone Zoom S has been priced at Rs. 26,999 in India and is available exclusively through Flipkart.The highlight feature of the Asus ZenFone Zoom S, as the name might have already given away, is its cameras. The new Asus smartphone has dual rear cameras and claims to deliver exceptional p…
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Gionee X1 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications, Features

Gionee X1 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications, Features
Gionee on Monday launched the X1 smartphone in India, featuring a fingerprint sensor, 3000mAh battery, and dedicated microSD card slot. The Gionee X1 price in India is Rs. 8,999, and it is now available to purchase via offline retailers. The Chinese smartphone company has announced several launch offers with the X1 as well, and it will be available in Black and Gold colour variants.Launch offers on the Gionee X1 include one for Airtel subscribers (new or existing) where they receive up to 10GB …
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Nokia 8 Pre-Orders Begin, Price Lower Than Expected

Nokia 8 Pre-Orders Begin, Price Lower Than Expected
After many leaks, the Nokia 8 flagship smartphone was launched last week by HMD Global. The smartphone comes with strong specifications on paper, and at launch, HMD Global vaguely claimed that the Nokia 8 will launch "globally" in September. Now, the smartphone is up for pre-orders from third parties in countries like Germany, Australia, and Russia, and the price is lower than expected.The Nokia 8 is up for pre-order in Germany from O2 or Mobilcom Debitel. On O2, the Nokia 8 is up for pre-order…
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Replacement Screens With Malicious Chips Can Be Used to Control Your Phone

Replacement Screens With Malicious Chips Can Be Used to Control Your Phone
Photo Credit: Omer Shwartz/ Shattered Trust There seems to be no end to the ways hackers can get inside your smartphone. It is increasingly getting easy for hackers to infiltrate smartphones through malicious apps via app stores, but now a new study finds that your data can be compromised after replacing your cracked display with a third-party screen with malicious chips.Researchers from Israel's Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have discovered that a replacement screen can potentially give…
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OnePlus 5 8GB RAM Slate Gray Variant Now Available in India, via Amazon and OnePlus Store

OnePlus 5 8GB RAM Slate Gray Variant Now Available in India, via Amazon and OnePlus Store
OnePlus 5 was launched back in June in two variants - 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, and the 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variants. The former was only made available in the Slate Gray colour variant, while the latter was only made available in Midnight Black back then. Then, the Soft Gold variant was launched earlier this month, with the announcement of the new 8GB RAM variant in Slate Gray. This variant is now available to purchase in India, and is up for grabs on Amazon India during the OnePlus Su…
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OxygenOS App Locker Can Be Bypassed Easily, OnePlus Says Working on Solution

OxygenOS App Locker Can Be Bypassed Easily, OnePlus Says Working on Solution
If you are currently using a recent OnePlus smartphone that runs OxygenOS, you would be aware that the operating system comes with a built-in App Locker app. Now, it has been discovered that the built-in app locker on OxygenOS is not secure as it can easily be bypassed by anyone without much difficulty and by using a launcher app that is easily accessible through Google Play store.The App Locker on OxygenOS works similar to any third-party app locker and essentially prevents other users from op…
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Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Concept Video Hints at Even Thinner Bezels

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Concept Video Hints at Even Thinner Bezels
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has been leaked on several occasions, and now a fresh concept video hints at extremely thin bottom bezel. The predecessor Xiaomi Mi Mix kick-started the trend of an all-display panel, and by the looks of this new leak, the Mi Mix 2 will take things further by sporting even less bezel.The concept video is designed by Philippe Starck, who collaborated with Xiaomi on the design of the Mi Mix, and it shows the Mi Mix 2's display from top to bottom. The front display has no bezels on…
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Briefly Listed on Company's Online Store, September 15 Release Date Tipped

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Briefly Listed on Company
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be launched later this week but it seems like the South Korean company got a little overexcited and accidentally listed the smartphone on its online store before removing it eventually. Separately, the handset's alleged specifications have been leaked by a promotional brochure in Australia and the live images the smartphone have also popped up before its official unveiling. Lastly, the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to be released on September 15.First talking about the off…
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