Opinion

ImageSmartprix People’s Choice Award 2022 – Winner Announcement
By Nishit Raghuwanshi Rudra  •  21 Dec 2022

The year 2022 has been a crazy one for technology. We have seen a plethora launch announcements and innovative products during the past 300+ days that kept us entrenched in the world of tech. More crucially, the majority of the innovation filtered down into the entry-level and mid-range markets, improving the overall smartphone experience. Now that the time of …

ImageXiaomi 13 First Look in 5K render leaks
By Aadil Raval  •  7 Nov 2022

Following up on the Xiaomi 12 series, we got our hands on the first look of the Xiaomi 13 series thanks to the courtesy of Onleaks and CompareDial. The 5G renders look flamboyant with iPhone 14-inspired design which means you can bid adieu to a curved screen for a flat one. Here’s more information about …

ImageiPhone 14 Pro, 14 Pro Max likely to support 30W fast charging tech
By Aadil Raval  •  30 Aug 2022

As we are getting ready for the upcoming iPhone 14 series launch, there’s news around a purported 30W GaN charger in the works as well. Apparently, an unnamed brand has been sending out a 30W GaN charger to the media outlet that will arrive with iPhone 14 series albeit not in the box but rather …

ImageUpcoming Galaxy Fold 4 & Galaxy Flip 4 To Ensure Samsung Remains a Foldable King
By Nishit Raghuwanshi Rudra  •  13 Aug 2022

Foldable phones became a reality in 2019 when Samsung dared to make foldable phones – the Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Flip commercially available in the mainstream market. Samsung’s bold attempt paid off as the company continues to lead the foldable category in India as well as globally. According to Counterpoint, in the first quarter of …

ImageBest Android Games to play in 2021
By Tanisha Murdeshwar  •  14 Sept 2021

Recent years have seen a dramatic improvement in mobile gaming, with more great games being released daily. 2021 is no exception, with a plethora of brilliant games available on the Google Play Store that will enthrall any Android gaming enthusiast. The games that have been released recently not only encourage mobile phone owners to upgrade …

ImageThe September Binge-Watch List is here!
By Tanisha Murdeshwar  •  7 Sept 2021

It’s already September! It seems as though the year is moving at a rapid pace, each day is simply dragging ahead. Does this make sense to you, or just us? I thought I’d give you a little taste of what to expect this month, as we spend another month at home.Considering the present pandemic, we …

ImageDisney+ Hotstar: The Best Shows streaming right now
By Tanisha Murdeshwar  •  18 Aug 2021

Hotstar remains a big competitor among all the streaming services that have hit the video-on-demand world in India. Mainly due to its affiliation with Star India – a company owned by The Walt Disney Company. Of course, the association with HBO and their entire catalog is a plus. These 10 Hotstar TV shows are worth …

ImageTesla entry in India to boost the government’s global electric vehicles manufacturing hub ambitions
By Smartprix Staff  •  14 Jan 2021

Tesla, the world’s most valued car marker, has registered its India subsidiary and set up a corporate office in Bengaluru, Karnataka. This new development has happened in the backdrop of Road Transport & Highways minister Nitin Gadkari’s recent announcement of Tesla’s plans to entering the Indian market in early 2021. The subsidiary registered in India …

ImageWhatsApp Data Privacy: Should you be concerned and consider alternatives?
By Vasan G.S.  •  11 Jan 2021

WhatsApp took birth in 2009 with a subscription-based revenue model. However, the company ended the same in 2016 stating, it “really doesn’t work that well in a lot of countries, and we just don’t want people to think that their communications…with the world will be cut off.” WhatsApp co-founder Mr. Jan Koum added many of …

ImageReturn Policies Need To Be More Flexible If The Indian Ecommerse Market Is To Flourish
By Deepak Singh  •  28 Sept 2019

Update: Flipkart later pulled back its new return policy. Return policies are important to outweigh inhibitions buyers have while purchasing online. At the same time, such policies are often abused and exploited by a few consumers which ultimately forces marketplaces to retract them in order to safeguard interests of their sellers and lessen their operational …

ImageCan Micromax Or Other Domestic Manufacturers Make A Comeback?
By Deepak Singh  •  28 Sept 2019

Indian Smartphone market has evolved at a very fast pace, and if you have been keeping tabs, things are vastly different from what they used to be some 2 to 3 years ago. The case in point being domestic manufacturers who are struggling to keep their heads above water. Now, a multiple forces are a …

ImageInfinix Hot S3X Quick Review: Is it a worthy buy under 10k?
By Sreekar Siddula  •  2 Nov 2018

The recently launched Infinix Hot S3X will serve as an affordable smartphone option for offline markets. The Hot S3X flaunts a sleek design with a notch, has a new AI enabled selfie camera, and a capacious 4000mAh battery. (हिंदी में पढ़िए) But how is the day-to-day usage experience? Well, we have been putting the handset …

ImageTop Photo Editing Apps That You Must Have On Your phone in 2018
By Sreekar Siddula  •  1 Nov 2018

Smartphone photography has grown many folds in this decade. So much so, that optics on your phone is now one of the major highlights that no manufacturer can ignore today. People have started relying a lot on their phones for capturing photos. With the intensification of social media usage, the need for applications which can …

ImageXiaomi Redmi 6A vs Zenfone Lite L1 Comparison: The Best Phone Under 6000 INR?
By Sreekar Siddula  •  25 Oct 2018

Xiaomi has been dominating the entry-level market segment for years. In fact, last year’s Redmi 5A was almost unrivaled in this segment and went on to become the first phone in India to sell 10 million units in just 9 months. Banking on the success of Redmi 4A and 5A, Xiaomi has launched their successor …

ImageFingerprint Sensors Will Make Their Way Back To The Front Of Your Phones In 2019
By Deepak Singh  •  25 Oct 2018

The evolutionary history of fingerprint sensors on phones dates back to 2007 when phones like Toshiba G500 and HTC P6 500 launched with massive optical fingerprint readers. Thereafter, these biometric readers kept popping up sporadically till the feature finally became mainstream with the launch of Apple iPhone 5s in 2013. Android officially adopted fingerprint sensors …

Image7 Reasons Why You Should Not Buy Honor 7X
By Deepak Singh  •  27 Dec 2017

Huawei’s Honor 7X is one of the most popular affordable phones these days and that’s primarily because of the illustrious specs it offers (on paper) and the modern trends – full-view screen, dual cameras- that it integrates at an aggressive price. But before you go ahead and jump the gun, you should be acquainted with …