Xiaomi Promises to Cap Hardware Income Margin at 5 Percent Ahead of IPO

Chinese smartphone and smart device maker Xiaomiwill cap income from its hardware business at 5 percent of total profits starting in 2018, as it looks to position itself as an Internet services provider ahead of a highly-anticipated IPO. Xiaomi – which makes dozens of Internet-connected products including scooters, water purifiers and televisions – said in a […]

Android Oreo Distribution Reaches 4.6 Percent in April, Nougat Still Dominates at 30.8 Percent

After a marginal distribution of a little over one percent in February, Android Oreo is now on 4.6 percent of Android devices, the highest ever for the current build. This includes the growth of Android 8.0 as well as Android 8.1. Unsurprisingly, the latest Android version isn’t yet dominating the entire Android family. According to the Android distribution chat for the […]

‘OnePlus Bullets Wireless’ Earphones Unveiling Likely at OnePlus 6 Launch Event

OnePlus 6 is the next big smartphone coming our way, with the launch confirmed to be in second quarter, though the official unveiling may be as early as April-end. However, it seems the OnePlus 6 won’t be the only product the company will showcase at the event, as it is apparently working on a paid of wireless […]

Instagram Spotted Testing New ‘Active At’ Feature on Direct Messaging; Text-Only Stories, Screenshot Alerts Also Coming Soon

Instagram has been spotted testing a new feature on its mobile app. With the new feature, users can see the online status for people that they been conversing with on DMs (Direct Messages). Interestingly, the feature works even if the person is not following your account. Gadgets 360 spotted this feature, along with other users on […]

Acer Predator 21 X Curved Screen Gaming Laptop Launched at Rs. 6,99,999

HIGHLIGHTS Powered by an Intel Core I7 processor paired with two GTX 1080 cards Has six built-in speakers, including two subwoofers Pre-orders live on Flipkart, available starting December 18 Acer India on Friday announced the launch of its Predator 21X gaming laptop – launched initially at IFA 2016 in Berlin. It is touted to be the […]

Xiaomi Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite to Go on Sale Today at 12pm: Price, Specifications, and More

Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite will go on sale in India on Wednesday, their third sale in the country since the duo was launched earlier this month. Buyers can head to Mi.com and Amazon India at 12pm IST to buy the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite smartphones online. The highlight of the former is the 16-megapixel camera with LED light […]

Flipkart Phone Billion Capture+ Goes on Sale at Starting Price of Rs. 10,999; Launch Offers Detailed

Billion Capture+, the first smartphone from Flipkart-owned brand Billion, went on sale at 12am IST in India, with a host of launch offers to make it an attractive buy. The new Billion Capture+ has dual rear camera setup and comes with Smartron’s tronX AI-based Internet of Things platform as well as unlimited free cloud storage. […]

Kaspersky Software Traces Found at About 15 Percent of US Agencies: Official

About 15 percent of US government agencies have detected some trace of Russian company Kaspersky Lab’s software on their systems in a review prompted by concerns the antivirus firm is vulnerable to Kremlin influence, a security official told Congress on Tuesday. Jeanette Manfra, assistant secretary for cyber security at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), […]

RJio effect: Airtel in pact with Celkon to offer 4G phone at ₹1,349

   As the fight to capture the lower end of mobile user space intensifies, Airtel has come out with a 4G phone at ₹1,349. A bundled offer, announced in association with a Hyderabad-based mobile manufacturer Celkon Mobiles, would require customers to make a deposit of ₹2,849 to get the Celkon Smart 4G phone. Announcing the […]