We have seen a consistent innovation in storage devices with respect to speed, size and storage capacities. The storage devices have now become more faster and are capable of storing large capacities in just small piece. One such storage devices are microSDs which are nothing but removable flash memory cards usually used in mobile phones. With the introduction of microSDHC/SDXC cards, users are now offered higher and extended storage for mobile phones. These memory cards are identical to standard microSD cards but are recognized only by microSDHC or microSDXC devices. However, They can be used as full-size SDHC/SDXC cards together with the included adapter. Well, our review focuses on Kingston’s Class 10 UHS-I microSDHC/SDXC card. The name itself suggests that the use of speed “class” rating that guarantees a minimum data transfer rate for optimum performance with devices that use microSDHC/SDXC. This means the Class 10 UHS-I indicates that minimum data transfer rates of 10MB/s which makes them capable of delivering great HD video recordings. Below are the specification for Kingston Class 10 UHS-I microSDHC/SDXC: Read more
Looking for a small form factor and stylish flash drive that fits easily in your pocket? then, there’s one by Kingston Technology, the Kingston DataTraveler Mini 3.0 flash drive. The Kingston DataTraveler Mini 3.0 was announced a year back and is one of the slimmest and stylish Kingston’s USB 3.0 flash drive that offers fast transfer speeds and comes in three different storage capacities: 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. The DataTraveler Mini 3.0 features a compact form factor and can easily fit on a key ring in a pocket to keep it accessible when required. The DataTraveler Mini 3.0 takes advantage of the performance improvements offered by USB 3.0 technology and is also backwards compatible with existing USB 2.0 ports. According to Kingston, the DataTraveler Mini 3.0 is capable of 70MB/s read and up to 15MB/s write. Below are the specifications for the Kingston DataTraveler Mini 3.0: Read more
HTC announced another smartphone along with the HTC One E9+ Dual SIM in India, the HTC Desire 326G Dual SIM. Unlike HTC One E9+ Dual SIM, the HTC Desire 326G Dual SIM is a budget smartphone with mid-range specs and is priced at Rs. 9,590 (approx. $150). The HTC Desire 326G Dual SIM features a 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 854×480 pixels, powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731G SoC, 1GB of RAM and 8Gb internal storage which is expandable using a microSD card slot. Read more
HTC has recently announced a new Android smartphone, the HTC One E9+ Dual SIM in India. The HTC One E9+ Dual SIM comes with impressive high-end specs and is priced at Rs. 36, 790 ($575 approx.). As far as specs are concerned, the HTC One E9+ Dual SIM features a 5.5-inch Quad HD display with a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels, powered by a MediaTek Helio X10 processor, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card slot. Read more
LG has announced that LG G4 will be released in the market for sales in mid-June and the company has created webpage for its pre-booking. The pre-booking can be done here. There is another opportunity for the buyers as they will be able to meet Big B, as he has been invited for the launch event. The winners of the lucky draw will be selected and will meet Amitabh Bachchan on stage. Read more
Chinese smartphone maker ZTE has entered the Indian market by launching the Nubia Z9 Mini this week. The phone is a mini variant of its current international flagship the Nubia Z9. The company has announced that the device will be Amazon Exclusive and will be selling for Rs 16,999.
The China based manufacturing company, OnePlus had already confirmed that OnePlus One will now be available without an invite. It confirmed it’s ending of the invitation system and pre-order period in April 2015, thus becoming globally available. In India the OnePlus One sells exclusively on Amazon. OnePlus One was reviewed as a ‘Phone of Dreams’ when debuted in April 2014. It started with a price of $299 for 16GB. Given that the OnePlus One launched a year back, it sure is time for the successor to be revealed.
In a surprising turn of events the Motorola Moto X 2nd Gen has got yet another price cut in India. This is the third such price cut since the launch of the device in India. Motorola recently had the last price cut for the exact same smartphone a week back. The price of the Moto X last week was Rs 26,999 for the 16GB version and Rs. 29,999 for the 32GB version. Now the price of the phone stand at Rs 24,999 for the 16GB variant and Rs. 27,999 for the 32GB version. Read more
Truecaller is well known for its application which identifies telemarketers or spammy numbers has now made a big move. On May 7, it made an announcement of a Global Partnership with Cyanogen OS. The users will now be able to identify calls via caller ID and block or ignore unwanted numbers directly from its native dialer. Read more
Google is now moving forward with its voice activated assistant on Android by allowing selected third-party developers to integrate with the service. The Custom Voice Actions API allows developers to interred with Android based devices like mobiles, watches and tablets. So imagine being able to tell your phone ‘Ok Google – tell me what restaurants are around me using Zomato’ and Zomato would throw back answers to you. Read more
Searching for a Logitech webcam that will deliver superior performance for your laptop/desktop? then here’s the one, the Logitech Webcam Pro 9000. The Logitech Webcam Pro 9000 is a premium webcam by Logitech that provides superior image quality with the Carl Zeiss lens and Logitech’s RightLight technology. Both these technology allow the webcam to deliver superior performance even in low light conditions. The Logitech Webcam Pro 9000 features a 2 megapixel image sensor that is capable of capturing video of 1,600×1,200 resolution at frame rate of 30fps along with premium autofocus that keeps your images stay razor sharp, even in close-ups and a built-in microphone. Read more
The Motorola Moto X 2nd Gen has got an official price cut today, this is the second price cut since its launch in India. Motorola has initially launched only the 16GB version here for Rs. 31,999 as an online exclusive product. The 32GB variant of the device was launched a couple of months at Rs. 32,999 while the 16GB got a price cut to Rs. 29,999. Today Motorola slashed the prices of these devices by 3000 rupees getting the 16GB down to Rs 26,999 and the 32GB variant to 29,999.