Gadgets Archive

Samsung Galaxy S8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Rollout Halted Due to ‘Unexpected Reboots’

HIGHLIGHTS Software was causing some handsets to randomly reboot Samsung had stopped rollout without providing any warning Oreo update had released in some countries, including India Samsung recently stopped the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones, just days after it began to roll out,

Nokia 7 Plus Live Image Leaks, Reveals a Thin-Bezel Display

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 7 Plus live image leaked online The image shows the thin-bezel display of the Nokia 7 Plus It also suggests that the smartphone is being tested in India Nokia 7 Plus has now purportedly surfaced in a live image – showing its 18:9 aspect ratio-featuring thin-bezel

Samsung Galaxy S9 Early Impressions on Reddit Tip Details; Cases Now on Sale

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy S9 early impressions posted on Reddit The source is claiming to have spent 20 minutes with a production unit The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ cases are already available for purchase While its formal launch is still a few days away, an AMA (Ask Me

Diamond screens’ may come to your phones in 2019

NEW DELHI: The year 2017 saw many innovations in terms of smartphone design and this year also it is expected that the companies will bring something new to the table. However, the year 2019 is said to bring diamond screen to your smartphone. Yes, You read that right. A company is

Apple Beats Samsung to Lead Smartphone Market in Q4, Worldwide Shipments Dip 6.3 Percent: IDC

HIGHLIGHTS A total of 403.5 million units shipped in Q4 2017, according to IDC iPhone shipments declined 1.3 percent YoY in Q4 Samsung saw a YoY dip of 4.4 percent in its smartphone shipments The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X helped Apple overtake Samsung in the global smartphone market in the fourth

Nokia 8 Gets a Rs. 8,000 Price Cut in India, Nokia 5 Price Slashed Rs. 1,000

Nokia 8 price cut in India has made it a significantly more competitive device against the OnePlus 5T HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 5 3GB variant is now available at Rs. 12,499 Nokia 8 price has been reduced to Rs. 28,999 The new prices emerged weeks ahead of MWC 2018

Honor 8 Pro, Honor 9 Android 8.0 Oreo-Based OTA Update Now Rolling Out

HIGHLIGHTS EMUI 8.0 is based on Android 8.0 Oreo The Honor 8 Pro will receive the update in India as well The update is said to have a machine learning base Huawei sub-brand Honor is rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo for two of its mobile phones, the Honor 9 and Honor 8 Pro. The update

Here’s the Coolest Health-Tech Gadgets for 2018

One of the most exciting events of the year for any “gadget head” arrived in Las Vegas earlier this month as the Consumer Electronics Show went into full swing. It’s the annual trade show for companies to debut their newest tech products to the media as well

Maybe It’s Time To Regulate Gadgets And Apps Like Cigarettes

Tech companies put a lot of work into designing their products to be “sticky.” That’s investor deck speak, but everyone knows what sticky really means: addictive. While that may be good for the companies and their funders, a growing body of research is showing that it’s not so

Battery-Free Cellphone Technology Inches Closer to Mass Market

HIGHLIGHTS Researchers in the US unveiled a prototype of a battery-free mobile phone The phone works by harvesting tiny amounts of power from radio signals Researchers say there are plans to develop further prototypes Researchers in the United States have unveiled a prototype of a battery-free mobile