Articles by Ajaay Srinivasan

Xiaomi unveils Mi TV 4C, 4X, 4S in China

Xiaomi unveils Mi TV 4C, 4X, 4S in China

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 25 May, 2018

The Chinese electronics manufacturer has launched two new versions of the MiTV 4S and a variant both of the Mi TV 4C and TV 4X. The TVs will be available for an asking price of 999 yuan (approx. Rs 10,700) and will hit the shelves starting from May 31.

Moto Z3 Play set for an unveiling on June 6 in Brazil

Moto Z3 Play set for an unveiling on June 6 in Brazil

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 25 May, 2018

The upcoming mid-range device from Motorola will come with an all-screen front that forces the fingerprint scanner to the right edge with an additional power button on the other side. The Moto Z3 Play will come with its own set of Moto Mods as well as backward compatibility to older modules.

Lenovo Z5 could last you half an hour at zero-percent battery

Lenovo Z5 could last you half an hour at zero-percent battery

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 28 May, 2018

This adds to the already long list of unbelievable features that the upcoming Lenovo flagship has been expected to include like a truly all-screen display, dual AI-enabled cameras, 4TB of onboard storage and 45 days of standby time.

Indian telecom subscriber base crosses to 1.2 billion mark

Indian telecom subscriber base crosses to 1.2 billion mark

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 May, 2018

While the total number of users on networks increased by a margin of 26 million customers, Jio still managed to add more users in March than its rivals in a market where it’s left others to bite the dust. In the same month, Aircel suffered a loss of 4.7 million subscribers, losing a fair share of customers.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 vs MediaTek Helio P22 : Which one will OEMs choose for next-gen mid rangers?

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 vs MediaTek Helio P22 : Which one will OEMs choose for next-gen mid rangers?

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 28 May, 2018

Both chipsets can support up to 8 cores at a maximum clock speed of around 2GHz, 6GB of DDR4X RAM, dual secondary cameras, Dual-band 802.11ac with MU-MIMO 2×2, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, Glonass and BeiDou. The chipsets are already are available for smartphone manufacturers to make use of and will both debut in Q2 2018.

Vivo’s all-screen Apex concept phone will become a reality on June 12

Vivo’s all-screen Apex concept phone will become a reality on June 12

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 23 May, 2018

The device not only comes with a 90+ percent screen-to-body ratio but is an all screen device with half of the screen covered with a fingerprint scanning technology for authentication. There’s no notch at the top meaning the camera is where we’ve wanted it to be and is hidden when not in use.

Low-cost Daily Drivers: Samsung Galaxy J6 vs Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

Low-cost Daily Drivers: Samsung Galaxy J6 vs Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 May, 2018

The latest budget offerings from Samsung and Asus provide high-end specifications and elongated displays with lesser bezels all around, all of which can be bought at affordable prices of under Rs 14,000 in India. Let's see which one holds up to provide the best bang for the buck.

HTC U12+ beats Pixel 2 to score second highest DxOMark rating in a smartphone camera

HTC U12+ beats Pixel 2 to score second highest DxOMark rating in a smartphone camera

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 23 May, 2018

The Taiwanese giant has really taken smartphone photography to another level as it manages to employ a 12-megapixel 1/2.55? sensor with a pixel size of 1.4µm, optical image stabilization and an aperture of f/1.75. All of this combined with a secondary 16MP telephoto lens that zooms up to 2x.

Lenovo Z5 pops up again with Portrait Mode samples, 45 days of standby time

Lenovo Z5 pops up again with Portrait Mode samples, 45 days of standby time

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 May, 2018

If an all-screen display and a dual camera system assisted by artificial intelligence weren’t enough to boast about on the upcoming Lenovo flagship, the Z5 is now expected to come with a humongous battery that would last you up to 45 days on standby on a single charge and will launch sometime next month.

Did Google fake its Duplex demonstration on stage?

Did Google fake its Duplex demonstration on stage?

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 22 May, 2018

Was Google’s Duplex idea too good to be true or do you think Google might have staged the call to leave you to hope for the future? Google certainly needs to come clean about their Duplex demonstration in a period where a story that’s not completely transparent is termed as fake news.

Xiaomi Mi 8 Anniversary Edition will be unveiled on May 31

Xiaomi Mi 8 Anniversary Edition will be unveiled on May 31

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 22 May, 2018

The next flagship from Xiaomi will come with the company's first of its kind in-screen fingerprint scanner alongside the Mi Band 3 fitness tracker and the Mi 7 which is expected to come with 3D facial recognition system, which will be the direct successor to the Xiaomi Mi 6 that was launched last year.

Budget Titans: Honor 7C vs Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

Budget Titans: Honor 7C vs Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 23 May, 2018

Both budget phones from Honor and Asus are available in 3GB/4GB RAM configurations with Snapdragon chipsets and up to 64GB of onboard storage. The top end variants of both smartphones fall under the Rs 13,000 price bracket, since Asus is yet to launch the 6GB variant to the Zenfone Max Pro M1.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite to launch in China today as Galaxy S Light Luxury

Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite to launch in China today as Galaxy S Light Luxury

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 May, 2018

A new poster released by Samsung reveals the date, time and venue details for the launch event of the upcoming Galaxy smartphone that will come as a stripped off version of last year’s flagship Galaxy S8. The S Light Luxury comes running Android Oreo and will be backed up a 3,000mAh battery.

Lenovo Z5 camera samples reveal AI-based dual cameras

Lenovo Z5 camera samples reveal AI-based dual cameras

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 May, 2018

The alleged truly all-screen smartphone will not only ‘wow’ its users with its display but will also equip an AI-enhanced dual primary camera setup as confirmed by the latest camera samples. The device was earlier slated to come with 4TB of storage, as the phone gears up for a launch in June.

BlackBerry KEY2 pays a visit to the FCC

BlackBerry KEY2 pays a visit to the FCC

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 May, 2018

Slated for an official release early next month, the successor to the original KEYone device has now passed the FCC certification after having been certified Bluetooth and WiFi and weeks after being previously listed on TENAA. The KEY2 will also feature the trademark BlackBerry QWERTY physical keyboard on the front.