Xiaomi Mi Router 4Q is the company’s latest budget router with MiNET one-touch connection

Xiaomi has introduced Mi Router 4Q, the company’s latest budget router and the successor of Mi Router 3C that was launched in India last year.  It is a 802.11 b/g/n single-band router, same as the 3C, but this has 3 omni-directional antennas, and supports up to 450Mbps transmission speed, thanks to 3X3 MIMO and Qualcomm QCA9561 processor.

It also has LED indicator and new MiNET button on the top that offers on-touch MIOT WiFi connection without password, and it is integrated into Mi smart home platform.

Highlights of Xiaomi Mi Router 4Q

450Mbps 802.11 a/b/n Wi-Fi 2.4GHz 3X3 MIMO
775MHz Qualcomm QCA9561 processor
64MB DDR2 RAM, 16MB ROM
3 external omni directional antennas
80m WiFi range, Up to 64 connected devices
MiWiFi OS (Based on OpenWRT)
Real time monitoring, parental controls with Mi WiFi app on Android and iOS
2x LAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX), 1x RJ45 WAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX), 1x Power port
Red/Blue/Yellow LED indicator

The Xiaomi Mi Router 4Q comes in Blue color, is available at an offer price of 89 yuan (US$ 14 / Rs. 940 approx.) and is already on sale via Mi Store in China.

Xiaomi has introduced Mi Router 4Q, the company's latest budget router and the successor of Mi Router 3C that was launched in India last year.  It is a 802.11 b/g/n single-band router, same as the 3C, but this has 3 omni-directional antennas, and supports up to 450Mbps transmission speed, thanks to 3X3 MIMO and Qualcomm QCA9561 processor. It also has LED indicator and new MiNET button on the top that offers on-touch MIOT WiFi connection without password, and it is integrated into Mi smart home platform. Highlights of Xiaomi Mi Router 4Q 450Mbps 802.11 a/b/n Wi-Fi 2.4GHz 3X3 MIMO 775MHz Qualcomm QCA9561 processor 64MB DDR2 RAM, 16MB ROM 3 external omni directional antennas 80m WiFi range, Up to 64 connected devices MiWiFi OS (Based on OpenWRT) Real time monitoring, parental controls with Mi WiFi app on Android and iOS 2x LAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX), 1x RJ45 WAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX), 1x Power port Red/Blue/Yellow LED indicator The Xiaomi Mi Router 4Q comes in Blue color, is available at an offer price of 89 yuan (US$ 14 / Rs. 940 approx.) and is already on sale via Mi Store in China.

Comio C1 Pro with 5-inch HD display, Dual 4G VoLTE, Android 8.1, face unlock launched for Rs. 5599

Comio has launched C1 Pro, the cheapest smartphone with support for Dual 4G VoLTE that lets you use 4G on both the SIMs and switch between them easily. It has a 5-inch HD screen, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek SoC, runs Android 8.1 (Oreo), feat…

Comio has launched C1 Pro, the cheapest smartphone with support for Dual 4G VoLTE that lets you use 4G on both the SIMs and switch between them easily. It has a 5-inch HD screen, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek SoC, runs Android 8.1 (Oreo), features a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera with support for face unlock. It has dedicated dual SIM and microSD slots and packs a 2500mAh battery, but it doesn't have a fingerprint sensor. Comio C1 Pro specifications 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass IPS display 1.5GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 64-bit processor with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU 1.5GB RAM, 16GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD Android 8.1 (Oreo) OS Dual SIM 8MP Camera with LED flash 5MP front-facing camera 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS 2500mAh battery The Comio C1 Pro comes in Metallic grey, Sunrise gold and Royal black colors, is priced at Rs 5,599 and will be available across offline as online retailers including Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, Shopclues, and Paytm. It also comes with Rs. 2220 cashback ( in the form of vouchers) for Reliance ...

Lephone Dazen 6A with 5.7-inch 18:9 display, 3GB RAM, dual rear cameras launched in India for Rs. 7999

Lephone has launched Dazen 6A, the company’s latest smartphone with Full View display. It has a 5.7-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by MediaTek MT6737H SoC with 3GB of RAM, runs  Android 7.0 (Nougat), has a 13-megapixel rear camera along with a secondary 0.3-megapixel camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with support for face unlock.

It features a fingerprint sensor on the back, and packs a 3000mAh battery.

Lephone Dazen 6A specifications

5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display
1.3GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6737H 64-bit processor with with Mali-T720 GPU
3GB RAM, 32GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Dual SIM
13MP rear camera with LED Flash, secondary 0.3MP camera
5MP front-facing camera
3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
3000mAh battery

The Lephone Dazen 6A comes in Black color and is priced at Rs. 7,999.

Commenting on the launch, Vinod Pandit, Business Head India, lephone Technology Pvt ltd, said:
We at lephone are excited to bring a new brand Dazen for the Indian customer. The Dazen 6A provides an integrated solution comprising of advanced camera quality, better speed, security features, stylish design and value-added services all-in-one, ensuring an enhanced user …

Lephone has launched Dazen 6A, the company’s latest smartphone with Full View display. It has a 5.7-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by MediaTek MT6737H SoC with 3GB of RAM, runs  Android 7.0 (Nougat), has a 13-megapixel rear camera along with a secondary 0.3-megapixel camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with support for face unlock. It features a fingerprint sensor on the back, and packs a 3000mAh battery. Lephone Dazen 6A specifications 5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display 1.3GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6737H 64-bit processor with with Mali-T720 GPU 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD Android 7.0 (Nougat) Dual SIM 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, secondary 0.3MP camera 5MP front-facing camera 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C 3000mAh battery The Lephone Dazen 6A comes in Black color and is priced at Rs. 7,999. Commenting on the launch, Vinod Pandit, Business Head India, lephone Technology Pvt ltd, said: We at lephone are excited to bring a new brand Dazen for the Indian customer. The Dazen 6A provides an integrated solution comprising of advanced camera quality, better speed, security features, stylish design and value-added services all-in-one, ensuring an enhanced user ...

Nokia X6 (TA-1083 and TA-1116) global variants receive Bluetooth certification

Nokia X6 with model numbers TA-1099 and TA-1103 were certified by Bluetooth SIG last month before it went official in China . Now two more models TA-1083 and TA-1116 were certified by Bluetooth SIG. Nokia TA-1116 already got certified in Russia, but it was not announced at the global event in Russia a few weeks back, and we only saw the Nokia 5.1, Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1 budget smartphones.

Nokia X6 specifications

5.8-inch (2280 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU
4GB RAM with 32GB / 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android P
16MP (RGB) rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size, 5MP (Monochrome) secondary rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.2um pixel size
16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size
Fingerprint sensor
3.5 mm headphone jack, FM Radio
Dimensions:  47.2 x 70.98 x 7.99~8.59mm; Weight: 151g
4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, Type-C
3060mAh (typical) / 3000mAh (minimum) battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast …

Nokia X6 with model numbers TA-1099 and TA-1103 were certified by Bluetooth SIG last month before it went official in China . Now two more models TA-1083 and TA-1116 were certified by Bluetooth SIG. Nokia TA-1116 already got certified in Russia, but it was not announced at the global event in Russia a few weeks back, and we only saw the Nokia 5.1, Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1 budget smartphones. Nokia X6 specifications 5.8-inch (2280 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU 4GB RAM with 32GB / 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD) Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android P 16MP (RGB) rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size, 5MP (Monochrome) secondary rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.2um pixel size 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size Fingerprint sensor 3.5 mm headphone jack, FM Radio Dimensions:  47.2 x 70.98 x 7.99~8.59mm; Weight: 151g 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, Type-C 3060mAh (typical) / 3000mAh (minimum) battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast ...

OnePlus 6 OxygenOS 5.1.8 update starts rolling out in India

OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.6 with several new features including portrait mode support for the front camera, battery percentage in the status bar, Idea VoLTE support in India Dual-4G network option and more last week. It rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.7 update a few days back that brought few more features, but the company said that the OxygenOS 5.1.6 update for India had stability issues. Today the company has rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.8 update for the phone as promised that fixes the system stability issues. Check out the complete changelog below.

Phone

Optimized call quality

System

Fixed system stability issues
Fixed schedule setting issue for Do Not Disturb(DND) mode
Updated bootloader for system security enhancement
General bug fixes and improvements

Networks

Improved network stability and general bug fixes

The OnePlus 6 OxygenOS 5.1.8 over-the-air (OTA) update is 102MB in size and still has May 2018 Android security patch.

Source

OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.6 with several new features including portrait mode support for the front camera, battery percentage in the status bar, Idea VoLTE support in India Dual-4G network option and more last week. It rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.7 update a few days back that brought few more features, but the company said that the OxygenOS 5.1.6 update for India had stability issues. Today the company has rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.8 update for the phone as promised that fixes the system stability issues. Check out the complete changelog below. Phone Optimized call quality System Fixed system stability issues Fixed schedule setting issue for Do Not Disturb(DND) mode Updated bootloader for system security enhancement General bug fixes and improvements Networks Improved network stability and general bug fixes The OnePlus 6 OxygenOS 5.1.8 over-the-air (OTA) update is 102MB in size and still has May 2018 Android security patch. Source

OPPO Find X with bezel-less display, unique slider camera design surfaces; will have 93.8% screen-to-body ratio

Update: After a teaser OPPO has confirmed that the Find X will have a 93.8% screen-to-body ratio, which should be the highest on a smartphone till date. New images that have surfaced clearly shows unique slider design to hide both the front and rear cameras.

#OPPOFindX Sliding Design pic.twitter.com/pYJISjxf9F
— Ben Geskin (@VenyaGeskin1) June 17, 2018

Earlier: OPPO is all set to introduce its flagship Find X smartphone on June 19th at an event in Paris. The specifications of the smartphones were already revealed, however the design of the smartphone was a mystery, but not anymore. A promo on CTV has revealed the design of the smartphone with no bezels on three sides and minimal bezel on the bottom, similar to the Vivo NEX that was introduced earlier this week. This doesn’t reveal the front camera, so there are chances for a pop-up camera like the NEX.



It also reveals an unique design that reveals a curved back and rear cameras. OPPO has officially confirmed that the phone will have over 90% screen-to-body ratio, and the image that shows the phone from the side reveals near bezel-less screen.

OPPO Find X (PAFM00 / PAFT00) rumored specifications

6.3-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ AMOLED 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass …

Update: After a teaser OPPO has confirmed that the Find X will have a 93.8% screen-to-body ratio, which should be the highest on a smartphone till date. New images that have surfaced clearly shows unique slider design to hide both the front and rear cameras. #OPPOFindX Sliding Design pic.twitter.com/pYJISjxf9F — Ben Geskin (@VenyaGeskin1) June 17, 2018 Earlier: OPPO is all set to introduce its flagship Find X smartphone on June 19th at an event in Paris. The specifications of the smartphones were already revealed, however the design of the smartphone was a mystery, but not anymore. A promo on CTV has revealed the design of the smartphone with no bezels on three sides and minimal bezel on the bottom, similar to the Vivo NEX that was introduced earlier this week. This doesn't reveal the front camera, so there are chances for a pop-up camera like the NEX.  It also reveals an unique design that reveals a curved back and rear cameras. OPPO has officially confirmed that the phone will have over 90% screen-to-body ratio, and the image that shows the phone from the side reveals near bezel-less screen. OPPO Find X (PAFM00 / PAFT00) rumored specifications 6.3-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ AMOLED 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass ...

Micromax Canvas 2 Plus with 5.7-inch HD+ display, face unlock, 4000mAh battery launched for Rs. 8999

Micromax has released Canvas 2 Plus, one year after launching the  Canvas 2 (2017) in the Canvas series. It has a 5.7-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass screen with 18:9 aspect ratio, is powered by a quad-core processor, has a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera wit support for face unlock, however it still runs on Android Nougat. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back.

Micromax Canvas 2 Plus specifications

5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 450 nits brightness
1.3GHz Quad-core Processor
3GB RAM, 32GB internal memory, expandable memory  with microSD
Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS
Dual SIM
13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1.12um pixel size, 80-degree FOV
8MP front-facing camera
3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
Fingerprint sensor
4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
4000mAh battery

The Micromax Canvas 2 Plus comes in Matte Black and Jet Black colors, is priced at Rs. 8999 and is available through offline retailers across India. The company has also listed Canvas 2 (2018) on the official website with similar specifications, but with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage, so it should be available soon.

Commenting on the launch, Vikas Jain, Co-Founder, Micromax Informatics said:
Canvas2 was the first smartphone that we …

Micromax has released Canvas 2 Plus, one year after launching the  Canvas 2 (2017) in the Canvas series. It has a 5.7-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass screen with 18:9 aspect ratio, is powered by a quad-core processor, has a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera wit support for face unlock, however it still runs on Android Nougat. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back. Micromax Canvas 2 Plus specifications 5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 450 nits brightness 1.3GHz Quad-core Processor 3GB RAM, 32GB internal memory, expandable memory  with microSD Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS Dual SIM 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1.12um pixel size, 80-degree FOV 8MP front-facing camera 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio Fingerprint sensor 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS 4000mAh battery The Micromax Canvas 2 Plus comes in Matte Black and Jet Black colors, is priced at Rs. 8999 and is available through offline retailers across India. The company has also listed Canvas 2 (2018) on the official website with similar specifications, but with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage, so it should be available soon. Commenting on the launch, Vikas Jain, Co-Founder, Micromax Informatics said: Canvas2 was the first smartphone that we ...

OnePlus 6 OxygenOS 5.1.7 update with bootloader bypass vulnerability fix released; 5.1.6 roll out paused in India due to stability issues, 5.1.8 with fixes coming

OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.6 with several new features including portrait mode support for the front camera, battery percentage in the status bar, Idea VoLTE support in India Dual-4G network option and more a few days back. Now the company has released  OxygenOS 5.1.7 update with some fixes, including fixes for the bootloader protection bypass vulnerability, as it had promised. Check out the complete changelog below.

Fixed schedule setting issue for Do Not Disturb(DND) mode
Updated bootloader for system security enhancement
General bug fixes and improvements

OnePlus has also announced that it has paused the roll out of 5.1.6 update in India due to stability issues, however the company will release 5.1.8 update for the smartphone with fixes for the issues along with the features included in the 5.1.7 update, especially for the Indian users.

Source

OnePlus rolled out OxygenOS 5.1.6 with several new features including portrait mode support for the front camera, battery percentage in the status bar, Idea VoLTE support in India Dual-4G network option and more a few days back. Now the company has released  OxygenOS 5.1.7 update with some fixes, including fixes for the bootloader protection bypass vulnerability, as it had promised. Check out the complete changelog below. Fixed schedule setting issue for Do Not Disturb(DND) mode Updated bootloader for system security enhancement General bug fixes and improvements OnePlus has also announced that it has paused the roll out of 5.1.6 update in India due to stability issues, however the company will release 5.1.8 update for the smartphone with fixes for the issues along with the features included in the 5.1.7 update, especially for the Indian users. Source

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Sunrise Gold Limited Edition launched in India

Samsung just launched the new Sunrise Gold color variant of the Galaxy S9 smartphone that joins the Midnight Black, Coral Blue, and Lilac Purple versions that were launched earlier this year. Samsung has also announced a TV Control widget, which offers a one-of-its-kind unified convergence solution between mobiles and televisions.

Once enabled through Smart Things app, when a user is in the vicinity of a television, the TV Control widget will automatically show up on their phone and allow two-way screen mirroring and sound mirroring.

With the ‘View Screen’ mode in the widget, consumers can carry their television entertainment as they move across rooms by using the ‘TV to device’ option. Consumers can also enjoy mobile games on a big screen by mirroring their mobile screen on to their television using the ‘Device to TV’ option.

The TV Control widget also has a ‘Play Sound’ mode which allows consumers to stream and share music from their mobile with others around by using the television as a Bluetooth speaker using the “Device to TV” option. Reverse sound mirroring using the ‘TV to device’ option turns social entertainment to personal entertainment. So, consumers can listen to TV sound on mobile earphones at night without disturbing others.

The Samsung Galaxy S9+ …

Samsung just launched the new Sunrise Gold color variant of the Galaxy S9 smartphone that joins the Midnight Black, Coral Blue, and Lilac Purple versions that were launched earlier this year. Samsung has also announced a TV Control widget, which offers a one-of-its-kind unified convergence solution between mobiles and televisions. Once enabled through Smart Things app, when a user is in the vicinity of a television, the TV Control widget will automatically show up on their phone and allow two-way screen mirroring and sound mirroring. With the ‘View Screen’ mode in the widget, consumers can carry their television entertainment as they move across rooms by using the ‘TV to device’ option. Consumers can also enjoy mobile games on a big screen by mirroring their mobile screen on to their television using the ‘Device to TV’ option. The TV Control widget also has a ‘Play Sound’ mode which allows consumers to stream and share music from their mobile with others around by using the television as a Bluetooth speaker using the “Device to TV” option. Reverse sound mirroring using the ‘TV to device’ option turns social entertainment to personal entertainment. So, consumers can listen to TV sound on mobile earphones at night without disturbing others. The Samsung Galaxy S9+ ...

Xiaomi starts testing Android 8.1 Oreo for Mi A1, stable roll out expected soon

Xiaomi launched Mi A1 back in Sep 2017 under Android One programme in collaboration with Google with an aim to keep the android version updated for next couple of years. At the event, Xiaomi and Google promised regular security patch updates every month along with Android Oreo in 2017 itself for Mi A1.

The company started closed Beta Oreo 8.0 testing in mid December and rolled out Oreo 8.0 update to public on 31st Dec. Xiaomi managed to keep the promise made during launch event but company suspended Oreo 8.0 update due to stability issues within two weeks.

Mi A1 was supposed to get Oreo 8.1 update as the device was launched under Android One Program but Xiaomi didn’t release any timeline for the same. As per our sources, yesterday company started rolling out Oreo 8.1 update to closed Beta users. The update also brings June security patch to the device but surprisingly company has not yet added treble support to the device.

Earlier this month, Xiaomi announced MIUI 10 Global ROM at an event in India and company has already started closed MIUI Beta testing for some of it’s Mi series devices. Android Oreo 8.1 update is rolled out to Beta testers …

Xiaomi launched Mi A1 back in Sep 2017 under Android One programme in collaboration with Google with an aim to keep the android version updated for next couple of years. At the event, Xiaomi and Google promised regular security patch updates every month along with Android Oreo in 2017 itself for Mi A1. The company started closed Beta Oreo 8.0 testing in mid December and rolled out Oreo 8.0 update to public on 31st Dec. Xiaomi managed to keep the promise made during launch event but company suspended Oreo 8.0 update due to stability issues within two weeks. Mi A1 was supposed to get Oreo 8.1 update as the device was launched under Android One Program but Xiaomi didn’t release any timeline for the same. As per our sources, yesterday company started rolling out Oreo 8.1 update to closed Beta users. The update also brings June security patch to the device but surprisingly company has not yet added treble support to the device. Earlier this month, Xiaomi announced MIUI 10 Global ROM at an event in India and company has already started closed MIUI Beta testing for some of it’s Mi series devices. Android Oreo 8.1 update is rolled out to Beta testers ...