Hey Whats-up guys welcome to the 29th episode of the tech updates, Let’s get started. HMD Global owned Nokia is all set to launch another smartphone in India on 31st October 2017. Nokia has not given any hint of the smartphone it can be the recently launched mid ranger Nokia 7 or the upcoming budget smartphone Nokia 2.We think it will be Nokia 2 as they will try to go for the budget segment in India and looking at the past record they don’t launch a smartphone so fast after global release. Nokia 2 is expected to be priced at ₹6,499 and will house a 4,000 mAh battery.
The smartphone will be powered by the Snapdragon 210 processor and will come with 1GB or 2GB of RAM. Nokia 2 will sport a 4.7 inch HD display. now coming to the Nokia 7 ( If HMD decides to surprise us). The device is Nokia’s first glass back smartphone with metal all around. Nokia 7 is powered by the 2.2 GHz Snapdragon 630 octa core processor coupled with Adreno 508 GPU. It comes in two variants with 4GB and 6GB of RAM with 64GB of internal storage on both, expandable via MicroSD
Sony has now announced that they are rolling out the Oreo update for the Xperia XZ Premium. Sony has also released list of other smartphone that will get the Android Oreo update soon. It includes Sony Xperia X, Song Xperia XZ, Xperia X compact, Xperia XZs, Xperia XZ performance. The new update also brings Sony’s 3D Creator app which lets users quickly create 3D models of face, head, food or any object using device camera.
Lenovo owned Moto was all set to launch the Moto X4 in India on 3rd October but delayed the launch due to some problems and now the company is all set to launch the smartphone on 13th November 2017. The smartphone is expected to launch with Android Oreo out of the box as it is launching late in the country. And now the official retail box of the Moto X4 has been leaked and it shows some important details. The Moto X4 will be priced at ₹23,999 and will be available in 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant. The model number of the device is XT1900-2 and houses a 3,000 mAh battery. Do you think it will be the best smartphone available under ₹25,000? Let us know in the comments below.
Ever since Reliance launched the Jio Phone, other telecom operators are trying to beat the feature phone having features like a smartphone. While Airtel partnered with Karbonn, Vodafone has partnered with Micromax to take down both Jio Phone and the Airtel one. Micromax Bharat 2 Ultra is a 4G Smartphone with at an effective price of ₹999.
Existing and new Vodafone customers can buy the smartphone for ₹2,899 and will have to do recharges of at least ₹150 pr month for a period of 36 months and at the end of 18 months they will receive a cash back of ₹900 in their Vodafone M-Pesa wallet. It will be available in November. Then after another 18 months you will receive a cash back of ₹1000, making it’s effective price to be ₹999. You don’t have to return the phone or show the phone to get the cashback. The device sports a 4 inch WVGA display and is powered by a 1.3GHz Spreadtrum processor coupled with 512MB RAM and 4GB of internal storage.
Acer today launched another gaming laptop in India called the Acer Predator Triton 700 ultrathin gaming laptop. The laptop is priced at ₹2,99,999 and is available via authorized retailers and e-commerce websites. The gaming laptop is powered by a 7th Gen Intel i7-7700HQ processor coupled with the Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 GPU. It comes with 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 RAM upgradable to 32GB. In terms storage it comes with two 512GB SSD’s.
Karbonn has launched another budget titanium series smartphone in India called the Karbonn Titanium Jumbo. The smartphone is priced at ₹6,490 and comes with a free back panel cover. We don’t know about the availability of the device yet. The smartphone is powered a 1.3GHz quad core processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage expandable via MicroSD upto 64GB. The titanium jumbo sports a 5 inch HD display and houses a 4,000 mAh battery.