WhatsApp Group Video, Voice Calling Out on Android Beta, Reported to Be Out on Windows Phone

WhatsApp is rolling out group video and voice calls on WhatsApp for Android beta and the feature is accessible in the latest updates – namely, v2.18.189 or v2.18.192. This development comes about a month after select Android beta and iOS users reportedly received the group calling functionality back in May in version 2.18.52 for iOS and version 2.18.145 for Android […]

iOS 11.4 Update Released With AirPlay 2, Messages in iCloud, and More: How to Download and Install

Apple has released iOS 11.4 for eligible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models. The update brings the much-anticipated AirPlay 2 transfer protocol, announced at WWDC back in June last year and initially planned to reach Apple devices via iOS 11 in the third quarter of last year. It brings multi-room audio support and stereo pairing to the HomePod and Apple TV devices. […]

Redmi S2 India Variant, Redmi Y2, Surfaces on Benchmarking Site

While Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is expected to launch in India on June 7, the new handset has already reached the Geekbench website to reveal its benchmark performance ahead of the formal debut. The Geekbench listing also highlights some of the key specifications of the model that is likely to be the India version of the Redmi S2 that was launched in China earlier this […]

Nokia 2 (2018), Nokia 3 (2018), Nokia 5 (2018) Launched: Price, Specifications, Features

Nokia 2.1, Nokia 3.1, and Nokia 5.1 were announced on Tuesday at an event held in Moscow by HMD Global, the current custodian of Nokia phones. The three new handsets succeed the Nokia 2, Nokia 3, and Nokia 5launched at different intervals last year. While the Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 5.1 sport taller 18:9 displays, the Nokia 2.1 makes do, yet […]

Xiaomi Mi 8 Name Explained, New Unlocking Method Teased, and Specifications Leaked

Xiaomi Mi 8 is all set to be launched on May 31, which is just a week away – but the leaks keep on pouring in. The Chinese company is also doing its part in the form of teasers. One of these teasers explains why Xiaomi decided to name the successor its 2017 flagship – Mi 6 – as […]

Redmi Note 5 Pro MIUI 9.5.6 Update Based on Android 8.1 Oreo Announced

Redmi Note 5 Pro looks to be the first smartphone from Xiaomi to get Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9.5.6. The Chinese handset maker had launched the Redmi Note 5 Pro in India back in February. The key highlights of the smartphone are the presence of the large 5.99-inch 18:9 display, the selfie-light module, a dual-camera setup, as well as […]

Vivo Z1 With 6.26-Inch 19:9 Display, Snapdragon 660 SoC Launched: Price, Specifications

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has unveiled yet another smartphone – Vivo Z1 – and it comes with a display notch. The company has been launching several products in its home country as well as India. The Vivo Z1 is the mobile maker’s first handset in its Z-series. The latest smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC that powers several […]

Samsung Galaxy J4 With Super AMOLED Display, Selfie Flash Launched: Price, Specifications

Alongside the formal debut of the new Galaxy A and J series models in India, Samsung has silently launched the Galaxy J4 as its newest affordable handset. The new smartphone is already listed in on the Samsung Pakistan site; separately, a Ukrainian retailer is also taking pre-orders for the smartphone with a price tag of UAH 4,799 (approximately Rs. 13,000) […]

Nokia Phone Licensee HMD Raises $100 Million to Drive Growth Push

HMD Global, the Finnish company that owns the right to use the Nokia brand on phones, has raised $100 million (roughly Rs. 681 crores) of funding intended to boost growth, it said on Monday. Having sold about 70 million Nokia phones and generated sales of EUR 1.8 billion ($2.1 billion) in its first year, 2017, HMD said it […]

Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 2 Gets May Android Security Update: Reports

After conducting its first successful Nokia X6 sale in China, HMD Global is now rolling out the May security patch update for its Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 2 smartphones. Both the devices are getting an OTA update, so head to Settings to check if you’ve already received it or not. Nokia 8 Sirocco users in India are seeing the update, and Nokia […]