Apple's iPhone 12 series phones are shielded by Ceramic Shield that Apple boldly claims to be the toughest glass on all phones. Ceramic Shield is manufactured by Corning and was initially expected to be a toughened version of Gorilla Glass Victus that was first used on Samsung's...
Quantum Dot OLED TVs are expected to finally go real in 2021. As the name suggests, these TV displays will use Quantum Dot technology to enhance and improve the existing OLED panels. How exactly are QD-OLED displays different from current OLED display panels...
Best budget room heaters to buy in India
Winters can be really cold in certain parts of the world. For instance, my city Delhi had its coldest year in 2019 since 1901, and houses here aren't built to shield against such low temperatures. In such chilling weather, a room heater can be a big relief.
High refresh rate displays have really taken on and It’s no surprise that manufactures are responding to consumer demand with 90Hz, 120Hz, and even 144Hz panels with full HD and 2K resolution. These displays can, however, be excessively harsh on batteries and that’s where...
The sub-50K price segment is heating up with a few solid budget flagships. This includes the newly launched OnePlus 8T and Samsung Galaxy S20 FE, soon to be here Xiaomi Mi 10T, and the heavily discounted iPhone 11. Each of these phones come with vices and virtues....
Over the last couple of years, we have seen the smartphone face evolve with fast-changing trends — from a full-fledged top bezel to iPhone-ish notch to tiny cutouts of different shapes and sizes. But, regardless you are team no-notch or someone who doesn't mind the barren black...
Dual-screen phones or phones with two displays have been around for many years, but in 2020, we have seen the concept elevate to a whole new level. Manufacturers are trying to reinvent productivity and creativity aspects of the smartphone experience, and it all keeps leading back to...
Oppo started rolling Android 11-based ColorsOS 11 on the very same day when Google unleashed its latest Android version. The new interface not only integrates most of the popular Android 11 features but adds several refinements to ColorOS making it more user-friendly and customizable.
Qualcomm has announced a very interesting upgrade to its Snapdragon 700 series, the Snapdragon 750G. The mid-range chipset promises a 10% improvement in GPU performance over Snapdragon 730G, is the cheapest Qualcomm chipset to support mmWave 5G, and employs Cortex-A77 cores in the performance cluster.
After a while Poco launched a phone, X3, that's not a direct rebranding of an existing Xiaomi phone. This is one competitively specced and aggressively priced phone that covers a wide span between Rs. 16,999 and Rs. 19,999 where it will be up against Realme 7 series,...
OnePlus Nord continues to be a very disruptive offering in the mid-range segment, but other OEMs have now started matching up with viable alternatives. Samsung’s Galaxy M51 (review) is a close contender that gained instant fame for its massive 7000mAh battery.
After months of Betas, Android 11 full release is finally rolling out to Google Pixel phones. Prominent phones from other Google partners like OnePlus, Realme, OPPO, Xiaomi, and more will also get Android 11 as an open beta update. Android 11 usher in...
The Nord is the most disruptive phone from OnePlus yet. It’s undoubtedly selling like hotcakes and is one of the top recommendations of tech bros these days. That, however, doesn’t mean it is the best phone for everyone’s needs. You might very well have different priorities or...
Not very long ago all phones priced above INR 50,000 used to be the best tier-1 flagships. As in 2020, flagships are much more expensive and what you get under 50K are very competent flagship killers or maybe yesteryear flagships. So,...
Imagine being able to get the precise location and direction to your keys or TWS earbuds when they lie concealed underneath your sofa cushion? Or to get help navigating to specific stores within a crowded mall? Or the option to securely unlock your car or office...
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra brings in several big and small refinements over the Galaxy S20 that didn't get much mention at the launch. One very exciting change is the technology used for the display. Samsung is using an LTPO AMOLED panel that...
Qualcomm has announced its next generation of proprietary charging standard QuickCharge 5.0 that uses standard USB Power Delivery to support up to 100W charging speeds. Qualcomm's QuickCharge 4.0 was the first version that embraced USB PD, but the 4x increase this year should motivate...
Sony WH-1000XM3 (review) was credited as one of the, if not the best headphones money could buy. The company has finally announced its much-awaited successor — the Sony WH-1000XM4. But before you get too excited, let me tell you this is more like an iterative upgrade over...
Realme X2 Pro
Realme is a fairly new player in the Indian smartphone field. Still, thanks to a breakneck launch cycle, it has pulled off a healthy portfolio. Ergo, you'll get reasonably specced Realme phones at various price brackets. At the same time, since Realme spits...
With lockdown 4.0, e-commerce companies have begun delivering phones across the country except in containment zones. This will fulfill the pent-up demand for phones, which are essential for connectivity, entertainment, commerce, and work. So you can finally replace that faulty, damaged, old handset of yours which you've...