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 […]

Honor 6 Play With 3020mAh Battery, 8-Megapixel Camera Launched: Price, Specifications

Apart from launching its V9 Play smartphone, HuaweiTerminal brand Honor has also launched its affordable segment Honor 6 Play smartphone with 4G VoLTE support and a 3020mAh battery in China. The new smartphone from Honor has been priced by the company at CNY 599 (roughly Rs. 5,900) and will be made available for purchase in the country from Thursday. The dual-SIM Honor […]

OnePlus 5 Emergency Call Bug Fix Reportedly Causing Battery Life Issues

While OnePlus can be commended for swiftly pushing out a fix for the emergency calling bug, it appears its swiftness may have resulted in another issue. The bug fix update for the emergency call issue, where OnePlus 5 users faced unexpected reboots while calling helpline numbers including 911, reportedly brought along battery life issues to the smartphone. OnePlus has separately been tipped […]

Intex Aqua Power IV With 4000mAh Battery, 4G VoLTE Support Launched at Rs. 5,499

Intex on Wednesday launched the Aqua Power IV smartphone in India at Rs. 5,499. The most notable features of the budget smartphone are its massive 4000mAh battery and 4G VoLTE support. It will be made available in Gold and Black colour variants. The Intex Aqua Power IV runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box and sports a 5-inch FWVGA (480×854 […]

Honor 8 Pro With 6GB RAM, 4000mAh Battery, Dual Rear Cameras Goes on Sale in India Today

Honor 8 Pro (Review), the latest flagship-level offering from Huawei Terminal brand Honor, was launched in India last week. The smartphone at its price takes on the recently launched OnePlus 5, and sports a dual rear camera setup, 6GB RAM, and 4000mAh battery. The honor 8 Pro will be available to buy in India from Monday during the Amazon Prime […]

iOS 10.3.2 Update Reportedly Causing Severe Battery Drain for Some iPhone Users

Just last week, Apple released software updates for its entire portfolio, focusing mainly on bug fixes and improvements. The iOS 10.3.2 for iPhone and iPad users was also released, with a similar focus, and users installed it without much thought. However, now some iPhone users who have installed the update report that they are facing […]

Huawei Y6 (2017) with Front Flash, 3000mAh Battery Launched

After launching Y3 (2017) and Y7 smartphones earlier this month, Huawei on Wednesday launched a new smartphone in the Y series – Y6 (2017). While the new smartphone from Huawei still runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the highlight features on the Y6 (2017) include a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 3000mAh battery. The smartphone will be […]

Did In-House Testing Fail to Detect Samsung Note 7 Battery Problems?

Samsung (KRX:005930) tested the batteries for the exploding Galaxy Note 7 in a self-owned lab. It is the only manufacturer of smartphones allowed to test their phone batteries in-house, according to The Wall Street Journal (WSJ). The rest of phone makers must analyze their phone batteries at one of the 28 labs certified by the […]