After updating the Zenfone 4 Max (ZC554KL) to Android 8.1 Oreo, Asus has now started shipping the same OS update to Zenfone 4 Max Lite (ZC520KL) as well. Asus informed about the update through its Asus ZenTalk forum thread, which noted that "it will take about one week for the system to complete the autopush."
Smartphone sales in India grew five per cent to an all-time high of 44 million units in the September quarter, driven by strong shipments by handset vendors ahead of the festive season, according to a report by Counterpoint Research. In the reported quarter, smartphone segment contributed to half of the total handset market (88 million)
Google News is reportedly chewing up huge amounts of data on Android devices. According to The Verge, Google News is affected by a bug that is causing the Android app to download large amounts of data in the background. The report states that Android users have complained about the issue since May, and note that
Google Home, the smart wireless speaker powered by Google Assistant, has gained support for Hindi. The support comes month after Google enabled Hindi language support on the Google Assistant. Google had revealed its plan to bring Hindi support to Google Home smart speakers at the time of its launch in April and is delivering on
Cab aggregators Uber and Ola Cabs are seeing some disruption in their services in Mumbai, Delhi and other cities. Hundreds of drivers are participating in strike to protest the falling incentives and income. About 50 to 80 percent of cabs reportedly remained off roads, and with the involvement of associations, the strike could continue indefinitely.
Following the unveiling of Qualcomm's latest Snapdargan 675, Xiaomi has announced that it will launch a smartphone based-on the same chipset soon. Qualcomm's Snapdragon 675 mobile platform is the successor to Snapdragon 670 chipset. Qualcomm took wraps of Snapdragon 675 earlier today at the ongoing 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong. Xiaomi's Global VP and Managing
Xiaomi is hosting its 'Diwali with Mi' sale starting today (until October 25) where it will be offering deals and discounts on various products including smartphones, TVs, accessories, among others. As with any Xiaomi sale, the major attraction is the Re 1 flash sale, where the company offers particular product for a penny. Xiaomi's Diwali
Samsung launched the Galaxy A9 (2018) earlier this month at an event in Malaysia. The smartphone, featuring a quad-camera setup, is set to launch in China tomorrow, and now a report has hinted at a potential India launch date. As per 91Mobiles, Samsung is gearing up to launch the Galaxy A9 (2018) in India on
Asus India has announced a number of offers for its existing ZenFone lineup as part of the upcoming Flipkart Festive Dhamaka Sale. The sale event is scheduled to kick-off from October 24 and it will go on till October 27. As part of the offers, the company has tied up with Flipkart, and Axis Bank
Qualcomm is hosting the 4G/5G Summit 2018 in Hong Kong, where the chipmaker announced Snapdragon 675 SoC at the event. It also made some other announcements related to 5G technology, and what to expect in future, Alexa-enabled headset kit, and new Wi-Fi 802.11ay chipsets with 60GHz band. Earlier this year in July, Qualcomm announced QTM9052