New update starts hitting Nokia 8

There are rumors that the Nokia 8 won’t be getting Android 7.1.2 at all. Reports say the phone will directly be updated to Android Oreo, which is expected to happen soon. Original story follows: HMD has started pushing out a new update to the Nokia 8. Weighing in at around 295MB, it’s a security update that […]

iPhone 8 Plus Said to Pop Open Again With a Swollen Battery, Reports Chinese State Media

A fresh case of Apple’s new iPhone popping open due to a swollen battery has been reported in state media in China, the world’s biggest smartphone market where the US firm is seeking to revive faltering sales. The incident comes as Apple investigates similar cases reported in Taiwan and Japan of batteries in its latest iPhone 8 Plus becoming bloated, causing […]

Amazon Sale Offers on Mobiles: Best Deals on Redmi 4, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and More Phones

The Amazon sale is in its third day, with discounts galore across product lines. Smartphones, especially, have seen some great deals in the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale, with over 160 smartphones on discount. From the newly released iPhone 8 to the budget Redmi 4, the Amazon sale offers deals and discounts across the range. You can further sweeten […]

Nokia 8 with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage headed to the US

The Nokia 8 got certified by the US FCC in June this year. The device went official last month, and is already available in a bunch of markets. The list, sadly, doesn’t include the US yet. However, this could change soon, as HMD has added some changes to the FCC listings for Nokia 8 variants TA-1004 and TA-1012, strongly indicating the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Bookings Reportedly Cross 72,000 in India, Registrations Top 2.5 Lakh

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-bookings in India have reportedly crossed the 72,000-units mark on the first day itself, while registrations to purchase the handset have reached more than 1.5 lakh, IANS says citing sources. The overall registrations have touched 2.5 lakh units ahead of the Galaxy Note 8 India launch event on Tuesday, September 12. The launch clashes […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Bookings Reportedly Cross 72,000 in India, Registrations Top 2.5 Lakh

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-bookings in India have reportedly crossed the 72,000-units mark on the first day itself, while registrations to purchase the handset have reached more than 1.5 lakh, IANS says citing sources. The overall registrations have touched 2.5 lakh units ahead of the Galaxy Note 8 India launch event on Tuesday, September 12. The launch clashes […]

Apple Likely to See Few Takers for $1,000 iPhone 8; Samsung May Capture Premium Market: Barclays

Samsung’s return to form Galaxy Note 8 phablet was unveiled on Wednesday. While the smartphone looks to win back the trust of consumers following the Galaxy Note 7’s fiery demise, it still doesn’t come cheap. The Galaxy Note 8 is priced starting around $930 in the US, but Barclays’ Mark Moskowitz says Samsung is in a better position to capture […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 4GB RAM Variant Spotted on TENAA, Flouting 8GB RAM Rumours

Samsung unveiled its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone on Wednesday and while the handset was announced to have 6GB RAM, which was also suggested by rumours, we might have another memory variant coming soon. The 4GB RAM variant of Galaxy Note 8 has now been spotted on TENAA website. The TENAA listing of the Galaxy Note 8, spotted by GSMArena, suggests that the […]

Samsung Faces Crucial Galaxy Note 8 Launch as Its Top Executive Faces a Sentencing Hearing

Samsung faces two potentially crucial moments this week – the launch of a new smartphone and a hearing that will determine whether its vice chairman will spend the next 12 years in jail. On Wednesday, the company will debut the successor to the disastrous Galaxy Note 7 – the Galaxy Note 8. The latest addition to Samsung’s premium phone […]

iPhone 8 Launch in September, But Availability Will Be Limited: KGI Securities

iPhone 8, the tenth anniversary Apple smartphone, has been in the news for nearly a year, and it seems the time is finally coming for the handset to become a reality. The production issues the smartphone faced have been reported several times now, but a fresh report from one of the most reliable sources of Apple leaks claims […]