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Lenovo ThinkPad E14 quietly introduced in India, configurable from Rs 42,836

In early December 2019, we reported that Lenovo would switch to a simpler format of model numbers on its popular ThinkPad line of business laptops. We noted that two of the models in the E-seriesthe ThinkPad E490 and ThinkPad E495were running out of numbers in the 400 series and that they would be succeeded by the ThinkPad E14, which was already spotted in some Asian markets. And now, it appears Lenovo has quietly brought the ThinkPad E14 to India as well. According to the Lenovo India website,

25 Jan 2020 4:42 pm
Astronauts bake cookies in space for first time using special space oven

In what will go down in history as one of the many firsts in space, astronauts aboard the International Space Station successfully baked food using a special oven designed to work specifically in microgravity. Astronauts Luca Parmitano and Christina Koch baked five chocolate chip cookies in separate batches during Christmastime as part of a food science experiment to explore cooking options in long-haul space voyages. While the space station was filled with the aroma of fresh cookies during the

25 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
OnePlus reveals Concept One prototype in original all-black leather finish

Whether you like the OnePlus Concept One prototype or not, its safe to say it turned heads when the popular Chinese electronics manufacturer showcased it at CES earlier this month. If youre a fan of it, heres a fun fact for you: the OnePlus Concept One prototype originally donned a plain black leather finish before it took on McLarens signature papaya orange look for the CES demoes. OnePlus recently published photos of the prototype smartphone in its original black trim on the OnePlus Community

25 Jan 2020 10:42 am
UN bars officials from using WhatsApp over security concerns, company responds

The United Nations (UN) has barred officials from communicating on WhatsApp citing accusations made against theSaudi Arabia crown prince back in 2018. The crown prince was accused ofusing the app to allegedly hack the phone of Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos. It is not supported as a secure mechanism, a UNspokesman said on Thursday.UN experts say they had details pointing to possible involvement of Saudi Arabias crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman in the alleged 2018 cyberattack on Bezos. As a re

24 Jan 2020 6:44 pm
Huawei Band 4 with optical heart rate sensor, sleep disorder diagnosis launched for Rs 1,999

Huawei has launched its new fitness tracker, the Band 4 in India. The product was revealed on Thursday, January 23. It shares the design language with that of Honor Band 5i. Huawei Band 4 includes features such as 5ATM water resistance, sleep disorder diagnosis, up to 9 days of battery life and more. Moreover, it supports built-in USB charging. Huawei Band 4 specifications and features The Huawei Band 4 features a 0-96-inch TFT colour display with a resolution of 80 x 160 pixels. The fitness tra

24 Jan 2020 4:45 pm
Intel may reduce prices for its processors in 2020

Intel hasnt had the best year in 2019, with AMD rail-roading Team Blues consumer desktop chips across multiple metrics. AMDs 7nm based Ryzen 3 processors offered more cores than their Intel counterpartswhile charging customers lower than what Intel was asking for. Additionally, thanks to the higher core/thread count, AMDs processors started to show Intel up on various workloads. Intel still commands the advantage when it comes to single-threaded loads and even gaming to some extent, but it hasnt

24 Jan 2020 4:45 pm
Tinder adds panic button and photo verification to keep you safe during dates

If you have ever felt unsafe during a Tinder date, the popular dating app has announced a feature to help you out. Tinders parent company Match Group announced the dating app will get a panic button thats operated by Noonlight, a safety app that tracks peoples location and sends the data to emergency services when an alarm is raised. Beginning January 28, the Tinder app will have a panic button which when activated during a bad date, will alert the local police about your location. The user has

24 Jan 2020 4:45 pm
Google IO 2020 officially scheduled for May 12, 13, 14: What to expect this year

Most technology companies announce the date of their upcoming annual developer conference over a simple tweet or YouTube video at most. But nonot Google. The search engine giant usually packs the date as an easter egg inside a riddle or game to tease its followers before eventually making the official announcement on Twitter. This year, it released a game called A Collaboration of the Cosmos. A few minutes of exploration is enough to learn that Google will host this year's I/O event from May 12

24 Jan 2020 4:45 pm
Honor MagicBook 14, MagicBook Pro launched in Russia, to arrive in India later in 2020

After multiple media briefings and teasers, Honor has finally launched its MagicBook series of laptops. The companys new laptops have been announced in Russia and their global availability will be announced at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC), on February 24. While we know that the company intends to bring its MagicBook series of laptops to India, a definitive timeline is yet to be released. However, a spokesperson from the company told Digit that the laptop could be launched in India by

24 Jan 2020 4:45 pm
Xiaomi Mi A3 receives Rs 1,000 price cut, now starts at Rs 11,999

Xiaomi has announced a price cut on its Mi A3 smartphone in India. The third generation of the Android One smartphone by the company has dropped Rs 1,000 from its price tag and is now available starting at Rs 11,999. It was launched in India last year, back in August, priced starting at Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage version. The same variant is now available for Rs 11,999, after the price cut. The Mi A3 is also available in 6GB RAM + 128GB storage option, which has also received a pri

24 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Realme smartphone with Snapdragon 865 SoC posts highest ever AnTuTu score, to be showcased at MWC 2020

A new Realme smartphone has appeared on AnTuTu and it has reportedly smashed the charts. The Realme phone, bearing the model number RMX2071, has appeared on the AnTuTu benchmark with 574,985 points, which is the highest on the app so far. The score beats Xiaomi Mi 10s score of 560,217, which was the highest score on the app before this. Both smartphones are allegedly powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, paired with an Adreno 650 GPU. According to a reportfrom Android Authority, a leak

24 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
All laptop related queries here!!!

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24 Jan 2020 1:13 pm
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, Galaxy S20+, Galaxy S20 leaked renders give us our first look at the flagships

Update: Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra renders have leaked. They give us our first look at the upcoming flagships.The leaked renders have been shared by German publication WinFuture andnoted tipster Ishan Agarwal. The tipsterhas also revealed pricing details and the colour options that will be made available. The prices align with the ones that were previously leaked. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S20+ leaked renders Samsung is all set to launch the Galaxy

24 Jan 2020 12:42 pm
OPPO F15 to go on sale in India today through Amazon, Flipkart, and offline retailers: Price, offers and more

The Oppo F15 was launched in India last week. The device comes equipped with a quad rear camera setup with a 48MP main sensor. It comes in a single variant with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Oppo F15 supports an eye protection certification from TV Rheinland and comes preloaded with DC Screen Dimming 2.0 technology. The smartphone is going on sale in India today. The Oppo F15 features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display that sports a 2400x1080p resolution. The phoneis powered by a Mediat

24 Jan 2020 12:42 pm
Vodafone announces Rs 558 recharge plan with 3GB data per day, unlimited calling

Indian telecom companies recently announced new pricing for their offerings, with the hope of bolstering their earnings. With increased tariffs,companies expect to increase the Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) and while we already know the new plans, Vodafone-Idea has now listed another one for its consumers. The company has introduced a new Rs 558 prepaid recharge plan for its consumers, which comes with unlimited calling, daily data and free daily SMS. The recharge has a 56-day validity and is

23 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
MG ZS EV officially launched in India starting at Rs 2088 lakh

When MG Motor announced the ZS EV in early December last year, we received little information about the pricing and availability of its all-electric SUV. Today, the British auto brand has officially lifted the veil on some of those key details. Available in the market starting today, the MG ZS EV costs Rs 20.88 lakh for the base Excite variant and Rs 23.58 lakh for the high-end Exclusive variant. That said, the first 2,800 customers who pre-ordered the ZS EV before January 17 enjoy a discount of

23 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite launched in India for Rs 39,999

Samsung introduced the Lite variants of its 2019 flagships at CES 2020. The company launched Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite. While the latter was launched in India earlier this week, Samsung has now released the Galaxy S10 Lite in India. The smartphone comes with an Infinity-O Display and runs Android 10 out of the box. Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite features a 6.7-inch Full HD+ (24001080 pixels) Super AMOLED Plus Infinity-O Display with 394 PPI. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdr

23 Jan 2020 12:42 pm
Sony launches NW-A105 Android Walkman for Rs 23,990 sporting a Touch Screen Display and Hi-Res Audio

Sony has launched the NW-A105 Walkman in India priced at Rs 23,990. The walkman will be available starting January 24. The Walkman runs on Android 9 out of the box. It sports a 3.6-inch HD (1280x720) display and claims to deliver high res audio which is higher than the quality one gets from a CD. Sony has touted the quality of audio from its Walkman for some time now and is catering to those whodon't want to listen to compressed audio the world is enjoying through music streaming services. The N

23 Jan 2020 12:42 pm
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite to be launched in India today: Live stream, specs and more

Samsung introduced the Lite variants of its 2019 flagships at CES 2020. The company launched Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite. While the latter has been launched in India, Galaxy S10 Lite is all set to be launched today. We already know the specifications of the smartphone, but the price is yet to be known. Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite India launch webcast will take place at 12 PM. Earlier this month, the company created a dedicated microsite that showcases key features of the smartphone ahead

23 Jan 2020 10:43 am
Samsung Galaxy Buds+ leaked in multiple colour options

Samsung is rumoured to launch the Galaxy Buds+ alongside the Galaxy S20 series and Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone on February 11. While the smartphones have leaked in multiple renders, Galaxy Buds+ have now also been showcased in the alleged leaked images. The pictures show Galaxy Buds+ in multiple colour options. The product will succeed Galaxy Buds. As far as differences are concerned, the Galaxy Buds+ is said to come with the addition of a new colour option, and physical buttons below the indic

23 Jan 2020 12:06 am
PUBG Mobile spring festive celebrations can net you Apple AirPods, gift cards and more

PUBG Mobile, without a doubt, is one of the most popular online battle royale titles available for mobile platforms. Developers of the game keep releasing new content to keep players engaged and now, they have announced a series of spring festive celebrations in-game. Participating in these special events, players can win themselves not only in-game goodies but also some physical rewards. Prizes that can be won in the events include a rare permanent outfit, which will be made available in-game.

22 Jan 2020 11:16 pm
Tencent and Black Shark join forces to make a gaming phone

Gaming smartphone maker Black Shark and worlds largest gaming company and with hits like PUBG: Mobile and Arena of Valor, Tencent Games are joining hands to work on a gaming smartphone. While Tencent Games have been long rumoured to build its own gaming phone, it will now be able to do so, thanks to Black Shark. The two companies will work together on devices for both hardware and software optimizations. The development comes from Black Sharks Weibo account where it announced the partnership wit

22 Jan 2020 10:39 pm
Amazon Great Indian Festive Sale - Best Deals on TVs

The Amazon Great Indian Festive Sale is live right now and as today is the last day, waste no time and log in to buy from an array of some of the best televisions in the market. With great savings come great products log in to Amazon today to get exclusive deals on TVs with the best specifications in the market. TCL 55 inches AI 4K UHD Certified Android Smart LED TV Price: 74990/- Sale price: 31990/- The TCL AI 4K UHD Certified Android Smart LED TV gives you a range of entertainment options wit

22 Jan 2020 4:42 pm
Redmi K30 Pro shows up on Geekbench with Snapdragon 865 SoC, 8GB RAM and more

Redmi K30 Pro was expected to launch alongside the Redmi K30 in December. While Xiaomi did introduce two smartphones, both turned out to be variants of theRedmi K30. Now, the first signs of the existence of the Redmi K30 Pro have shown up. The smartphone has been spotted on Geekbench. The listing reveals several specifications of the upcoming Redmi handset. The Redmi K30 Pro has popped up on Geekbench 5.1. The listing reveals that Redmi K30 Pro will be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8

22 Jan 2020 4:42 pm
Latest WhatsApp beta update brings dark mode, animated stickers might roll out soon

WhatsApp beta users are receiving a couple of new updates on Android, one of which might brighten your day a bit by making the app go dark. Beta users of the most popular online messaging app are now receiving dark mode colour themes. As one would expect, turning the option on dims the apps appearance by turning brightly lit background and app elements to dark grey. We received the option with WhatsApp beta version 2.20.13. Those who are already enrolled as beta testers of the app can head over

22 Jan 2020 4:42 pm
Purported Huawei P40 Pro live photos leaked, revealing curved display

Alleged live images of Huawei P40 Pro have surfaced online. The photos of the phone appear to be shot in a subway, presumably in the hands of one of the employees who is testing it. The images show Huawei P40 Pros display that is seen to sport a dual hole-punch display with the cutouts placed on the upper left corner of the screen. The P40 Pro is expected to launch alongside a regular P40 and a P40 Pro Premium Edition. It is tipped to pack a quad rear camera setup. The latest development comes f

22 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Twitter for Androids latest app update causes constant crashes: Heres what might fix it

Twitter recently rolled out a new update for its Android app, which is apparently causing it to crash as soon as it boots up. Several users complained about the issue on the microblogging platform and soon after, the official Twitter Support account tweeted about the issue. The tweet reads, Were investigating a problem with the latest version of our Android app that causes it to crash immediately once its opened. If you use Twitter for Android, we suggest not updating it until we let you know it

22 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy S20 4G, 5G series pricing leaked

Samsung is all set to introduce its next flagship lineup - Galaxy S20 series - alongside the next foldable phone - Galaxy Z Flip - on February 11. However, the leaks just wont stop coming. This time, pricing information for the upcoming phones have leaked online. Samsung Galaxy S20 5G series starting price is said to be between 900-1000. It may go up to 1300 for the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G. The latest development comes from tipster Max Weinbach. He took Twitter to reveal the pricing of all the upcom

22 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Xbox Series X prototype leaks online, reveals rear port layout

Twitter user @Doug_DragoX has posted a picture of the front and the back of the prototype Xbox Series X. The images do seem believable simplybecause of the serial number at the back, and the fact that Xbox head, Phill Spencer has said that he has the console sitting under his TV. Since the look of the Series X was revealed at the Game Awards 2019 along with Hellblade: Senuas Saga, one can believe that the leaked images are real. From what we can see,the front looks in line with what was showcase

22 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Poco F1 receives MIUI 11 based on Android 10

Users of the popular Poco F1 smartphone will be glad to hear that their handset is now receiving a new major software update. The update, which is stable and currently rolling out to users around the globe in phases, upgrades the proprietary MIUI software on the device to MIUI 11. The new version is based on the Android 10 mobile operating system that Google announced in September 2019. If you own a Poco F1, you should see an update notification pop up shortly. To check if the update is availabl

22 Jan 2020 2:42 pm
Macbook pro 2018 vs macbook pro 2019

My uncle has someone working in a an apple related or selling store in Bahrain and he wants to buy me an apple laptop(lucky me). I have never used apple anything. But since I got an offer, who would tell him no. His options on his friends store are only the new macbook air 2019 or macbook pro 2018. Both of the are new and unopened and 13'. I do have a few questions to others about it tho as I haven't used an apple laptop before. 1)I only do docs, music, movies, Netflix and maybe some p

22 Jan 2020 2:29 pm
Amazon Great Indian sale - Best deals on laptops under 30K

The Amazon Great Indian sale offers exciting deals and lowest prices on laptops priced affordably under Rs 30,000. Here are some of the best prices on popular laptops under 30K. ASUS E402YA-GA067T 14-inch HD Thin & Light Entry Level Laptop M.R.P.: 27,990.00 Deal of the Day: 17,990.00 The latest ASUS VivoBook is an affordable 14-inch compact and lightweight notebook that has a larger display, storage and is packed with the latest technologies that are designed to enhance your computing experien

22 Jan 2020 12:42 pm
Amazon Great Indian sale - Best deals on thin and light laptops

The Amazon Great Indian sale is the first sale of the year and brings some of the biggest deals on laptops and mobiles in India. If you have been waiting to buy a thin and lightweight laptop at an affordable price check out the offers mentioned below. Acer Nitro 7 Intel Core i5-9300H Processor 15.6-inch Thin & Light Gaming M.R.P.: 99,999.00 Deal of the Day: 62,990.00 Acer Nitro 7 Intel Core i5-9300H Processor 15.6-inch Thin & Light Gaming laptop offers a premium gaming experience. The laptop o

22 Jan 2020 12:42 pm