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ARM announced Mali G78 and Mali G68 GPUs with asynchronous clock speed control and support for 24 GPU cores

Like clockwork, ARM announced the roadmap for 2021 CPU and GPU designs for mobile devices that included the ARM Cortex-A78 and ARM Cortex-X1 CPU cores, promising 25 per cent and 30 per cent boost in performance respectively. On top of that, ARM also revealed new GPU designs, namely, the Mali G78 GPU and the Mali G68 GPUs, meant to take mobile gaming to its next frontier. The new Mali GPUs take into account high-end gaming on high refresh rate displays, machine learning application and the likes.

27 May 2020 12:59 pm
ARM Cortex A78 and Cortex X1 cores are designed for big things

ARM has today made not one, but two huge announcements. The company has revealed their next processor cores, the Cortex A78 an expected upgrade to the current A77 and the Cortex X1, a brand-new core altogether. With the announcement of the Duo, ARM is taking serious swings at the likes of Apples A-series bionic processors. Cortex-A78: All about power efficiency The Cortex A78 cores move to a 5nm process node which help improve not only the efficiency numbers, but also those of performance and ev

27 May 2020 11:39 am
Reliance Jio, Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel register a significant drop in download speeds in April: TRAI

Top telecom operators Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio have witnessed a major drop in internet speeds in April as indicated by the latest set of data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority in India. Reliance Jio recorded an average download speed of 13.3 Mbps in April which is a 30% drop in speeds when compared with the average speed in March which stands at 19.5 Mbps. As most people started working from home due to the Coronavirus lockdown that resulted in a nation-wide lockdown, te

26 May 2020 7:20 pm
OnePlus and Epic Games announce partnership, bring 90fps gaming to OnePlus flagship devices

OnePlus has today announced a partnership with Epic Games, the outcome of which is going to excite a lot of gamers. The two companies have partnered together to release a version of Fortnite that would run at 90fps on the new OnePlus 8 Pro and the OnePlus 8. This is a big deal since no OnePlus device has been able to offer gaming at a frame rate higher than 60fps. The partnership between OnePlus and Epic Games will result in a version of Fortnite that will run at up to 90fps on the companys late

26 May 2020 6:55 pm
OnePlus 5 and 5T start receiving Android 10 stable update

If you are a OnePlus user, then you should be confident by now that OnePlus brings new updates to older devices whenever possible. It looks like the OnePlus 5 and 5T will be the latest to get the stable Android 10 update. The information comes from the OnePlus Forum where users are posting screenshots of the update coming to the OnePlus 5 and 5T. The OnePlus 5 and 5T launched back in 2017. OnePlus 5 and 5T Android 10 details The screenshot of the update posted by the users has all the details of

26 May 2020 5:39 pm
Sony Launches 4K BRAVIA series X8000H and X7500H TV in India

Sony has launched two new BRAVIA TV series in India the X8000H and X7500H. Both series bring with them 4K resolution, support for HDR, and run on the Android TV OS. Let's dive in and look at the specifications, screen sizes, resolution, connectivity options, pricing, and availability of the two series. Sony BRAVIA X8000H screen sizes, specifications, and features Kicking things off with the X8000H, the TV is available in three screen sizes - 49-inches, 65-inches, and 85-inches. The TV is powered

26 May 2020 4:12 pm
NASA releases awe-inspiring image of a spiral galaxy taken by the Hubble Telescope

The cold dark reaches of outer space have finally yielded some light and colour in the form of NGC 3895, a barred spiral galaxy. In a breath-taking image that was captured by NASA, the galaxy can be seen clearly as a whirling mass of planets and stars. The spiral galaxy was first observed in 1790 by William Herschel. The British astronomer made the discovery back in the day and over the years it has been photographed many times, but it hasnt been this aesthetically good looking before. The image

26 May 2020 3:20 pm
PUBG Mobiles new Secret Map to feature healing springs, monster trucks and more

A few days ago, PUBG Mobile sent us a very cryptic email that seemed to suggest the launch of a new map. Some believed that the email hinted at the launch of Karakin, a new map that was launched on PUBG PC. Others believed that it was Erangel 2.0, a new and improved version of the Erangel map that has been a part of PUBG since the beginning. However, it seems like both of these options arent true and we might be looking at a brand new map. The PUBG Mobile Beta has been updated with the new map a

26 May 2020 2:32 pm
Netflix subscribers in India to get 30-day free upgrade to higher-tier plan

The lockdown has definitely increased the load on streaming services and Netflix, is doing its part to capitalize on the trend. The company has said that it will offer a 1-tier upgrade to new customers for a period of one month. So, if you sign up for a new Netflix account and choose the Basic tier, you will get one month of Standard services and if you sign up for the Standard tier, then you will get the Premium service package. This is great for those who are looking to start binge-watching fa

26 May 2020 2:19 pm
BSNL extends Work From Home broadband plan availability till June 20: How to activate it for free

BSNL has extended its Work From Home broadband plan. The information comes through a circular posted by the BSNL Chennai team. The Work From Home plan gives 5GB data per day at 10Mbps after which the speed drops to 1Mbps. The plan first came into effect when the lockdown began in India and people started working from home. For most, working from home meant more data consumption and this plan from BSNL helped those that needed a decent internet connection to get work done. We are currently in loc

26 May 2020 2:12 pm
Redmi Earbuds S launched in India: Price, specs and features

Its raining earphones in India this month. After launching the Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 in India, now independent brand Redmi has announced the Earbuds S which is basically the Indian version of Redmi Airdots S that was launched in China in April. The Redmi Earbuds S are priced at Rs 1,799 making them one of the most affordable pair of truly wireless earbuds. The buds will go on sale for the first time on May 27 at 12PM and will be available on Amazon India and Xiaomi online and offline stor

26 May 2020 2:10 pm
BSNL Rs 2,399 long validity pre-paid plan comes with 600 days validity

BSNL took to the BSNL Chhattisgarh Twitter handle to announce the new long validity plans. BSNL has made some changes to the Rs 699 plan giving users 180 days validity instead of the previous 160 days validity. The plan comes with 250 minutes of calling per day along with 100 free SMS limit per day and 0.5GB of data limit per day. The other plan is priced at Rs 2399 and brings with it 600 days validity. That's the longest validity we have seen in a plan. BSNL Rs 2399 plan details and data limit

26 May 2020 12:25 pm
Microsoft hasnt forgotten about Skype after all, app to get new features soon

With Microsoft Teams becoming the software of choice for people working from home, Skype is all but forgotten. Microsoft acquired the video calling service for $8.5 billion in October 2011, yet while the new Teams app keeps receiving new features to accommodate the surge in usage since the COVID-19 pandemic, Skype has taken a back seat. The app is also pre-installed in all Windows builds these days, and sure enough, the app saw a surge in active users since the pandemic took full effect. Microso

26 May 2020 12:16 pm
HTC might release 5G flagship smartphone in July

HTC has been out of the smartphone game for a notable period of time, and given that a big chunk of their smartphone division was acquired by Google back in 2018, there really was no reason to believe that HTC would make smartphones again for the global markets. Despite the last two years of trouble, it appears that HTC is once again gearing up to launch a flagship smartphone. There are no specification leaks as of now, but according to MyDrivers, the Taiwanese smartphone company HTC may be read

25 May 2020 8:09 pm
Fujifilm X-T4 with IBIS launched in India

Fujifilm India has announced the new Fujifilm X-T4 in India, the fourth camera in the companys X-T series. The X-T4 also comes nearly two years after the launch of the X-T3, and yet, the two cameras share a lot in common. The Fujifilm X-T4 falls in the performance segment of the companys mirrorless lineup, but this time includes various refinements and features that take into account both photo and video usage of the camera. Fujifilm X-T4 Specifications At the heart of the Fujifilm X-T4 is a 26-

25 May 2020 3:47 pm
PUBG Mobile Season 14 Royale Pass leaked, suggests Spark the Flame theme

PUBG Mobiles Season 13 may have just been released a few weeks back, but it looks like the Season 14 leaks have already begun. Notable tipster, Mr. Ghost Gaming has posted a new video which details some information about the upcoming season. While leaks are best taken with a pinch of salt, the YouTuber has been pretty accurate with his leaks so far. Kicking this off is the fact that the Season 14 Royale Pass will have the theme of Spark the Flame. As one might expect. Tier rewards include outfit

25 May 2020 3:37 pm
Call of Duty: Mobile teases new Gulag Showers map

Call of Duty Mobile is teasing another new map for the game. However, just like Rust before, the community quickly recognised it as the Gulag Showers map. The map is based on a level in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. However, it should be noted that the map is pretty small and may be limited to 2v2 or 1v1 matches instead of the traditional 5v5 matches in call of duty mobile. In fact, a leaked video also seems to suggest the same. It is not yet known when the new map will be added to the game. H

25 May 2020 2:48 pm
Reliance Jio 4G Work From Home plans offer users up to 50GB data with a validity of 30 days

If you don't have broadband connectivity at home, then chances are you are looking at 4G connectivity to get some work done from home. In such cases, there are some data providers that are offering additional data benefits as a part of work from home packages. Some are giving broadband levels of data packs to ensure smooth working from home processes. If you are one that is working from home and do not have access to a decent broadband connection, then you can check out some of the 4G data vouch

25 May 2020 2:48 pm
Realme Watch, Realme TV 32, 43-inch and Realme Buds Air Neo TWS launched in India: Specifications, price and availability

Realme has just unveiled its first smartwatch and Realme TV range alongside the affordable Buds Air Neo true wireless earphones in India. The company has been dropping teasers through its official social media handles in the heads up to the much-awaited launch of the first smartwatch and TV series. With the launch of the new products, Realme follows in the footsteps of Xiaomi which now has a considerable user base of its television range that it debuted in 2018. Realme has announced two models o

25 May 2020 2:48 pm
Xiaomi Redmi K30i launched with Snapdragon 765G, 48MP quad cameras: Price, specifications and more

Xiaomi has announced yet another affordable 5G smartphone, the Redmi K30i in China. The Redmi K30i is a slightly toned-down version of the regular K30 with 48MP quad-camera array, Snapdragon 765G chipset and a 120Hz high refresh-rate display. While the phone has been announced in China, theres no word from the company about its possible launch in India. Xiaomi recently launched the Mi 10 5G in India along with its first true wireless earphones and Mi Box. Here are the key specifications of the R

25 May 2020 12:49 pm
Xiaomi Mi TVs receive new Collections feature in India as a part of the PatchWall UI

If you are rocking a Xiaomi TV, then there is good news for you. Mi TVs are getting a new feature called 'Collections' which curates content by genre, actors, etc. The curated content or collections appears as a row below recently added row and above the Live News row in the UI as per the images shared. The information comes from Eshwar Nilakantan. He is the category lead for smart TVs at Xiaomi India. He took to Twitter to reveal the information. His tweet reads, Launched Collections on PatchWa

25 May 2020 12:46 pm
New RedmiBook teased to come with Ryzen 4000 CPU and three performance modes

Xiaomi is prepping to launch a slew of products on May 26 in China. The following products includeRedmi 10X, Redmi Smart TV X series, and a new RedmiBook model. The company has been teasing the upcoming products in Weibo. While Redmi 10X has only a few surprises to bring, the RedmiBook has kept lowkey in terms of details. However, the company took its official Mi Notebook, and Lu Weibing Weibo account to confirm that the new RedmiBook will come withAMD Ryzen 400 seriesCPU. Recently, the brand of

24 May 2020 8:58 pm
Apple may launch AirPods Studio headphones sooner than expected: Report

Apple is reportedly planning to launch the long-rumoured over-ear noise cancelling headphone under Apple branding dubbed AirPods Studio. The high-end headphones werefirst rumouredin February 2018 by former KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Later, it was estimated that the headphones would launch sometime in the second half of 2020. Still, a new report fromDigitimesindicates that the production of the new headphone is already underway and it could be unveiled sooner than expected. As per Digit

24 May 2020 7:14 pm
Best affordable Bluetooth audio receiver for mobile.

Hi I am Rupesh from India and I have smartphone with Bluetooth option. I want to use Bluetooth audio receiver with smartphone. Previously when I was listening music directly from smartphone it has accidentally felt down and broken. After that I brought xiomi Bluetooth audio receiver. When I want to listen music instead of connecting directly to smartphone I connected to Bluetooth audio receiver and started listening. In this way the smartphone was safe up to one year. Now the mi Bluetooth... Bes

22 May 2020 9:28 am
Official iOS devices thread

Hi friends. At first I welcome all who purchased iPhone3G in india. I have also got one 16 GB model (white) from AirTel. Believe me, the interface is really addictive. Nothing can be compared to the marvelous interface of this phone. I would like to discuss all issues regarding the phone in this thread. And for god's sake, please don't post comparisons with other handsets like N96, HTC etc. I am bored discussing those. Also no debate in pricing of this set. After all, good things... Official iOS

22 May 2020 9:12 am
Need help with battery and samsung service

So recently my device was overheating, to my bad, I was using it near water. So somehow the water got inside.. I could see water moisture on the front cam and rear cam..after a few minutes the device was completely dead I took it to the service center and they quoted me 120BD approx 24k. So for that amount, I could get a new s9 and cause of that I did get it repaired. And they did close the back cover so I could see the swollen battery. After few weeks tried charging my device and the... N

20 May 2020 6:34 pm
ASUS_Z00TD battery problems

The battery is inflated & drains out quickly, mobile needs charging every 1-3 hrs or so. Thanks in advance

19 May 2020 8:15 pm
Paid android apps on sale

I realized there wasn't a thread dedicated for this so decided to start one. Post all your findings of paid android apps or games which are on sale or giveaway on Google Play store. These two are free for now:

18 May 2020 1:59 pm
Looking for a phone up to 20K

1. Budget? - Max 20K 2. Display type and size? good display - above 6" size 3. Dual sim? - Yes 4. Preferred choice of brand? Any 5. What camera option you want (flash, front facing camera)? Any 6. Preferred operating system? (Android, iOS,Stock Android etc). Android- 10 7. Preferred connectivity options (Dual 4G,802.11AC/5Ghz(not 5g mobile network) wifi). Duel4G, 5Ghz, NFC 8. Primary use of handset (multimedia, camera, internet, gaming... Looking for a phone up to 20K

18 May 2020 9:54 am
Need a Phone under 20 k

Hello Geeks,I have been looking to purchase a mobile phone.I was using Poco F1 6/128 version before(which i accidently broke) so Kindly suggest the same.I am looking for a 6/128 version . So fas i have shortlisted REALME 6 pro,redmi note 9 pro and samsung m 31 als ther than this my friend has suggested samsung a 51. Please give your expert views. Thanks

17 May 2020 7:38 pm
which phone to buy

I'm looking to gift my father a new phone, Currently he is using some appo 10-15k phone which is 1-2 years old. Budger 30-35k can stretch to 40 The camera should be very good ( this is the main reason to upgrade ) Interference should be easy? No gaming ( sodoku at most ) fast charging facial recognization would be nice but not a deal-breaker. A fingerprint reader is a must if no facial recognization edit - would prefer a thin phone, im currently using a 6t and very happy with it... which phone t

14 May 2020 7:09 am
how to stop accidental dialling from redmi note 5

please advice me on this 18 months old redmi note autodialls on its own...its upgraded to MIUI 11

13 May 2020 11:45 am
[FAQ] Android Customization: Tips and Tricks

AIM: Whenever a new user tries to root his mobile or flash a custom rom, he ends up with a lot of doubt and query but without any answer. There are guides but those only show you the way to do certain things but won't explain you why that step is required. New users not only need guide but proper explanation as any improper step may cause a complete brick of their mobile. Most DEVs or frequent posters will ask them to "Google" which takes them to some other... [FAQ] Android Customizati

11 May 2020 11:17 am