General Mobile GM 6 Android One Smartphone With Selfie Flash Launched at MWC 2017

General Mobile GM 6 Android One Smartphone With Selfie Flash Launched at MWC 2017
General Mobile, the Turkish smartphone manufacturer with operations in nearly 20 markets, as expected on Tuesday at MWC 2017 launched its latest Android One smartphone - the GM 6. While the company revealed the smartphone itself alongside specifications, it has yet to detail availability or price.The General Mobile GM 6 runs Android 7.0 Nougat without any customisation, and features a 5-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of 294ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. I…
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iPhone 8 Tipped to Sport Curved OLED Screen and USB Type-C Port, iPad Launch Reportedly Delayed

iPhone 8 Tipped to Sport Curved OLED Screen and USB Type-C Port, iPad Launch Reportedly Delayed
The iPhone 8 frenzy continues as a fresh report sheds more light on the 10th anniversary Apple smartphone. It is expected to come with significant upgrades, and the latest leak gives us details about the design, display, and price. The iPhone 8 is tipped to let go of the Home Button, sport a curved OLED screen, and even replace the Lightning connector with the industry standard.Wall Street Journal reports that the iPhone 8 will sport a curved OLED screen reiterating previous rumours. The OLED s…
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Gionee A1, A1 Plus First Look

Gionee A1, A1 Plus First Look
Chinese smartphone maker Gionee launched two new smartphones at MWC 2017 on Monday. The Gionee A1 and A1 Plus are the first of the company's new A-series smartphones that are big on battery life and cameras. The Gionee A1 will be available in March while the A1 Plus will be available in April. The former has been priced at EUR 349 (roughly Rs. 24,600) and the latter at EUR 499 (roughly Rs. 35,200). We take a closer look at Gionee's latest offerings in the video below. The Gionee A1 and A1 Plus …
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Xiaomi's Surge S1 In-House Processor to Help Streamline Production, Cut Prices

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Chinese smartphone firm Xiaomi Inc announced its first in-house designed chipset, named Surge S1, on Tuesday, as it works to streamline production, lower prices, and gain greater control over handset design to counter the impact of slowing sales.The Surge S1, deployed in Xiaomi's newest smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 5c, is the first chipset - which manages data flow - from the company's wholly-owned chip research subsidiary, Beijing Pinecone Electronics."We need to master the core technologies of ou…
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LG G6 First Look

LG G6 First Look
LG at MWC 2017 unveiled the highly anticipated flagship G6 smartphone that was touted to sport a near bezel-less design. Apart from its wide screen display, the LG G6 also features Google Assistant with special optimisation from Google, making it the first non-Google Pixel smartphone to feature the virtual assistant. We spent some time with the flagship device and you can find all you need to know in the video below. The LG G6 moves away from the modular G5 from last year which saw a very lukewa…
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Huawei Staff Fear Cuts as Smartphone Profits Disappoint

Huawei Staff Fear Cuts as Smartphone Profits Disappoint
Staff at China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd are bracing for possible jobs cuts after internal memos highlighted intense pressure to improve earnings and an executive said the flagship smartphone business had missed internal profit targets.Huawei, which rose rapidly to become the world's third largest smartphone maker, is aiming to narrow the gap with leaders Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics. But the company faces challenges after losing its top spot in China, the world's biggest market, to new …
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Nokia 3310, Moto G5, Sony Xperia XZ Premium, and All Other Smartphones Launched at MWC 2017

Nokia 3310, Moto G5, Sony Xperia XZ Premium, and All Other Smartphones Launched at MWC 2017
Nokia stole the limelight at the ongoing MWC 2017 with its four phones, but Moto and Sony were not too far behind either. Then there was LG’s new flagship smartphone as well as BlackBerry’s swansong. But these were not all, as smartphone enthusiasts got a lot more devices to check out at the biggest mobile expo of the year, including the world’s first 5G-ready smartphone. So, here’s the list of the smartphones launched at Mobile World Congress 2017 so far.Nokia 3310 (2017)The most attention this…
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Intex Aqua Supreme+ Review

Intex Aqua Supreme+ Review
Domestic operating system developer Indus OS has managed to tie up with major Indian smartphone companies over the past year or so. Its key strength is the Indus keyboard, which lets users translate and transliterate local languages; a very useful feature for those more comfortable conversing in their native language than English.In the past we’ve seen this in action on the Micromax Unite 4 Pro (Review), and now, Intex has launched a new smartphone with the same features. The Aqua Supreme+ is a …
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Nokia's Android Phones About Design and Software Updates, Not Just Specifications: HMD Global Chief Product Officer

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"When you hold it in your hand, you feel, 'wow, that feels very solid' - and then when you [look at] the display or battery life, all of that, we're delivering all you're expecting from a Nokia. Those were the things we wanted to get right in the initial range."That’s one of the first things Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global tells Gadgets 360 as we meet on the sidelines of the MWC 2017, a day after Nokia's latest new phones, the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 Arte Black, and of course,…
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Meizu Unveils Super mCharge at MWC 2017; Fully Charges a 3000mAh Battery in 20 Minutes

Meizu Unveils Super mCharge at MWC 2017; Fully Charges a 3000mAh Battery in 20 Minutes
At its MWC 2017 on Tuesday, Meizu launched its Super mCharge technology that it claims fully charges a smartphone in 20 minutes. It claims to be much faster than VOOC and Quick Charge technologies from its competitors, and was demoed to the audience in Barcelona.According to Meizu, the Super mCharge can charge a smartphone by up to 30 percent in just five minutes. The company claims that this makes it 11 times faster than the iPhone 7 Plus charging, and 3.6 times faster than the Samsung Galaxy …
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