In an unexpected move, Flickr which is owned by Yahoo has announced that its users will now get a massive 1 Terabyte of free cloud storage for their photos, apart from this, free users can store massive photos up to 200MB per photo for free, this 1TB space could also be utilized by uploading Full HD videos up to 1GB each. This new update also allows users to upload and download original photos without worrying about the file size.
Gionee has announced the availability of its E3 smartphone in India, one of the many from its upcoming Elife range, this series will boast of ultra sleek and stylish Android phones with the latest Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean OS. Gionee has been late to enter the Indian market but since launch they have produced some very affordable and quality handsets. The latest E3 smartphone comes with 4.7 inch IPS HD display with 312 PPi, it is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor and measures just 7.9mm in thickness. Check out the full feature list after the jump.
HTC has launched the much awaited and its prettiest creation till date, the HTC One in India, priced at Rs. 42,900 – the phone will compete with the iPhone 5, Sony Xperia Z and the upcoming Galaxy S4. HTC One has got super review scores from all of the top blogs, recently Anandtech also gave it a Editor’s choice Gold rating, also check out this TheVerge review. Overall, the phone is a complete masterpiece and personally I like it better than all the offerings in the current market.
Nokia Lumia 520, the most affordable Windows Phone 8 will be widely available at Indian retail outlets starting tomorrow, the company has sent word about the availability details and offers, the official MRP is set at 10,499 Rupees, a new bundled offer courtesy of Reliance is also available through which you will get free 3G data along with unlimited Facebook and Whatsapp messenger usage for 2 months. This offer is valid for both new and existing Reliance GSM customers. On the other hand Flipkart is selling the Lumia 520 with a free 8 GB microSD card at the same MRP.
Consoles are yet to upgrade to some serious Full HD (1080p) gaming which won’t be happening until we see PS4 and Xbox Durango which are due in early 2014. But, if you are PC gamer then things are moving pretty fast already, AMD has announced an affordable Radeon HD 7790 graphics card which is fabricated using the 28nm manufacturing process and promises 1080p gaming with quieter fan operation. Priced at around $150 (Rs. 8250) Radeon HD 7790 sits between the HD 7850 and 7770 and is also CrossFire compatible.
Want to have a sneak peak at the next generation of real time speech recognition tech that could also generate said text as we speak, then have a look at the MSR (Microsoft Research) demo below using Windows Phone 8 running the custom apps for voice search, it shows that next gen phones will be able to recognize voice much faster (low latency) and also in the presence of ambient noise. The app also types text as we speak which is a really cool feature.
Nokia Lumia series phones are getting their hardware upgraded, launched today in New Delhi are the affordable Lumia 520 and the mid premium range Lumia 720. Both these phones are powered by Windows 8, 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor, 8 GB internal memory and 512 MB of RAM. Major difference between the Lumia 520 and 720 are the Display type and Camera which you can check in the specs comparison below, we have also shared some colorful launch event pictures.
Sony must have figured out that not all people want the mammoth 5 inch display screen of Xperia Z, to cater the need of those, Sony has launched today the Xperia SP, a new mid range premium phone that is powered by a 1.7 GHz processor and features a 4.6 inch HD screen with Bravia Engine 2 tech. It also has a 8 MP Exmor RS sensor based rear camera. Other highlights of the Xperia SP are – a bottom lightning panel with color customization and aluminum metal frame which gives it a premium finish. Videos, specs and product images after the jump.
Nokia Lumia 620, the upcoming Windows 8 entry level handset has made its way to India, Nokia’s official store and Flipkart now lists the device with estimated shipping by 25th of March. Both stores lists the Nokia 620 at an official price of INR 14,999, however, Flipkart has a pre-order offer going on where you can grab the Lumia 620 along with a free Sandisk 16GB memory card. Lumia 620 will be available in these colors- Yellow, Blue, White, Pink, Black and Green to choose from. Continue Reading →
Sony’s new premium smartphone Xperia Z is just a few minutes away from the official release here in India, the launch event has already started in New Delhi. However, Flipkart has already uploaded the pre-order offer of Sony Xperia Z, the price is Rs. 38,990 for the white version, you will also get a Sony headset MDR-ZX100A, Sandisk 16 microSD card and a free premium phone case. Xperia Z is the latest flagship phone from Sony with eye catching design and has super tech specs too, more on it below.