Anuj Bhatia

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Sony’s next generation smartphone will have completely new design
Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Sony’s new-generation smartphone will have an all-new design language, the company’s India managing director Kenichiro Hibi told indianexpress.com.

Sony Xperia XZ1 first impressions: Can it beat the competition?
Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Sony Xperia XZ1 has been launched in India at a price of Rs 44,990. I got a chance to experience the Xperia XZ1  during the launch event, and here's our first impressions.

Sony Xperia XZ1 launched in India at Rs 44,990: Features 3D scanning camera, Snapdragon 835 SoC
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

Sony Xperia XZ1 has been launched in India, and the price is Rs 44,990. Xperia XZ1 will go on sale in the market starting today.

Sony Xperia XZ1 launch in India today: Expected price, specifications and features
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

Sony Xperia XZ1 will launch in India today, and this is the company’s flagship smartphone for 2017. Xperia XZ1 will carry a premium price tag in the market.

Apple iOS 11 tips, tricks for iPhone, iPad: Six ways to improve battery life
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

Battery life has been a niggling issue on smartphones and tablets and each iOS update brings with it a range of complaints about battery life. Here are some power-saving tricks you should try to help your iPhone or iPad last longer.

Apple iOS 11 for iPhone: Six hidden tips and tricks you should know
Thu, Sep 21, 2017

Apple's iOS 11 is available for download on the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Here are six tips and tricks you need to learn right now. 

Reliance JioPhone yet to reach stores, no clarity on when sales will start
Thu, Sep 21, 2017

Reliance JioPhone, is unlikely to reach retailers before the last week of September. Most stores in Delhi-NCR are still waiting for the first few units of the 4G VoLT feature phone

Apple iOS 11 makes iPad much more productive with these 5 new features
Wed, Sep 20, 2017

After months of beta, iOS 11 is here - and it's a big update for the iPad. iOS 11 brings these five new features on the iPad. Check them out. 

Apple iOS 11 and ARKit: Check out these apps to experience Augmented Reality
Wed, Sep 20, 2017

With iOS 11, Apple has also turned millions of iPhones and iPads into augmented reality-enabled devices. Here's a look at some of the most interesting AR apps in App store.

Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus FAQ: Pre-order details, price in India, and everything you need to know
Thu, Sep 21, 2017

Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus FAQ: Both smartphones will be available to pre-order on September 22 in India. Pre-bookings will open on midnight, Friday, September 22.

Apple iPhone X: These six features were already there on other smartphones
Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Apple has announced the iPhone X, pitched as “the future of the smartphone”. The iPhone X is Apple’s most distinctive smartphone I’ve seen personally. Yes, it is a sophisticated piece of engineering, but the latest - iPhone X - is far from being called a revolutionary device.

Seven reasons why Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is better than Apple iPhone X
Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Apple iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8: The iPhone X is competing against the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, which has been hailed as the only smartphone that can compete with the latest Apple device.

Apple iPhone X India sale from November 3: Specifications, features and price
Thu, Sep 14, 2017

Apple iPhone X has been officially launched by the company. The iPhone X (Ten) features a design that's completely different and here's a look at the detailed specifications.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to launch in India soon, confirms company
Tue, Sep 12, 2017

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone will launch in India as well. The price in India and exact launch date of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has not been confirmed.

The bezel-less smartphone trend has just started; here is why
Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Smartphones with thick bezels will soon be passé as 2017 is slowly, but surely, turning out to be the year of the bezel-less smartphone. The trend will be cemented even more when Apple’s announces its much-anticipated next-gen smartphone, which as per rumours will get rid of the bezel too, just a couple of days from now.

Picking up HTC might make sense for Google; here is why
Wed, Sep 20, 2017

HTC is up for sale, and the software giant Google might be interested in acquiring the ailing smartphone company. HTC has been struggling in the smartphone market for a while, as it failed to stop both Apple and Samsung in the premium smartphone market where it used to rule for a few years.

Lenovo K8 Plus first impressions: A dual-camera smartphone that’s affordable
Thu, Sep 07, 2017

Lenovo released the K8 Plus, a scaled-back version of the K8 Note. I had a chance to test the Lenovo K8 Plus for a brief period of time at the launch event. Here's our first impressions of Lenovo K8 Plus. 

Lenovo K8 Plus, K8 launched in India: Price, specifications and sale date
Wed, Sep 06, 2017

Lenovo K8 and K8 Plus smartphones have been launched India. Lenovo K8 Plus will go on sale on September 7 at 12 PM in India. The smartphone is exclusive to Flipkart and it will cost Rs 10,999.

Apple, Samsung gear up for high-end smartphone battle this Diwali
Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Apple and Samsung planning to launch their respective phones in India, ahead of the upcoming festive season. Apple is likely to launch the iPhone 8 in the US on September 12, and the buzz is that India could be in the first wave of countries to get the the smartphone given that Diwali is just round the corner.

Waiting for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8? Here’s when you can get hold of the phone in India
Sat, Sep 02, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Indian availability: While the official India launch date is still not out, Indianexpress.com has learnt that the top-end smartphone will hit retail shelves here sometime in the last week of September, just in time for Diwali.

Reliance Jio JioPhone delivery delayed till September 25: Here’s the reason why
Fri, Sep 01, 2017

It won’t be easy to secure a Reliance JioPhone unit, as the delivery date has been pushed to September 25 in Delhi-NCR area. A Reliance Digital Xpress Mini store representative has told indianexpress.com that the JioPhone delivery date has been delayed.

LG V30 with OLED FullVision display, dual cameras launched at IFA 2017
Thu, Aug 31, 2017

LG has launched the V30 flagship, the company's latest attempt to break the high-end smartphone market dominated by the likes of Apple and Samsung. LG V30 was unveiled during the annual IFA tech trade show in Berlin.

Moto G5S Plus, Honor 6X, Lenovo K8 Note and more: Top phones with dual-rear cameras
Thu, Aug 31, 2017

Motorola Moto G5S Plus sports a dual-rear camera on the back, but this is not the only mid-range option in the market with this kind of setup. Here's a look at the other smartphones in the market with dual-rear cameras.

Micromax Canvas Infinity review: An attractive phone for the price
Tue, Aug 29, 2017

Smartphones with thin bezels are the in thing these days. So much so that even budget phone maker Micromax has jumped on the bandwagon with the Canvas Infinity. But is the phone worth buying and can it compete with the current mid-end smartphones? Here is our review.

Why Reliance JioPhone is actually a threat to smartphones
Fri, Aug 25, 2017

Reliance Jio will begin taking pre-bookings for its much-anticipated JioPhone later today. The pre-booking for the 4G feature phone starts 5:30 pm at the company’s own retail stores, website and the Jio App. Customers need to pay Rs 500 booking amount.

Reliance JioPhone supply will be limited initially, indicates retailer brochure
Wed, Aug 23, 2017

Reliance JioPhone, which will go on sale in September, may not be easy to find. A retailer brochure of the JioPhone, which has recently been circulated for communication purposes, reveals that the 4G feature phone will be hard to get even for retailers.

Micromax Canvas Infinity first impressions: Infinity display at a budget, but will it be a hit?
Wed, Aug 23, 2017

Micromax Canvas Infinity should be seen as a departure from the company’s previous smartphones. What’s different about the Canvas Infinity is that it puts a massive screen inside a compact body, offering the 18:9 aspect ratio. We’ve been using the phone much before the launch, and here’s our first impressions.

Micromax Canvas Infinity launched in India at Rs 9,999: Key specifications and features
Wed, Aug 23, 2017

After days of rumour and speculation, Micromax Canvas Infinity will finally be launched today. Micromax's unusual looking smartphone will be shown off to the press, giving us a first proper look at the device, and will have a bezel-less display.

Lenovo K8 Note review: Great dual rear camera, standout performance
Mon, Aug 21, 2017

The Lenovo K8 Note is no revolutionary product, but it’s a smartphone that feels just right. In my opinion, this is the most mature product Lenovo has ever come up with in this price range. The things that really make the K8 Note stand out are its display, stock Android, superb performance, a dual-camera setup. The design isn’t great, though. But then again every smartphone has a flaw, right?

Reliance JioPhone: Here’s how to pre-register for the 4G feature phone via SMS
Sun, Aug 20, 2017

Interest in the Reliance JioPhone is apparently high.  A number of Reliance Digital and Express Mini stores in Delhi-NCR region have already started to witness increase in customers' queries about the JioPhone. Indianexpess.com visited a few authorised Reliance Jio stores, where we found that the store managers were busy seen explaining the pre-registration process to their customers. The actual bookings will commence only from August 24, one of the store managers told Indianexpress.com.

Nokia 8 is made for content creators, but the price is hard to digest
Fri, Aug 18, 2017

The Nokia 8 is being pitched as a device catering to content creators, giving them the ability to record crisp sound and video while on the move. But is the price good enough to make this phone attractive to all the creative professionals out there? Unfortunately, the answer is ‘No’.

Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10 review: A digital camera for the Instagram generation
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

The latest Instax Square SQ10 is a hybrid instant camera that combines digital imaging capabilities and has got the ability to print photos instantly. It’s an eye catching camera, and everyone noticed it during my visit to the magnificent Jama Masjid in Old Delhi. So what's it like to actually use the Instax Square SQ10 ? Is it different from a digital camera? Here’s my verdict of the Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10

Lenovo K8 Note first impressions: The new budget option with dual rear camera
Thu, Aug 10, 2017

It's been since long time Lenovo launched a new smartphone under its own brand. The wait is over. Lenovo K8 Note sports mid-end specifications, dual cameras, and a big battery. I got the K8 Note review unit ahead of the launch event, and here's an early look at the smartphone. 

Lenovo K8 Note launched in India: Starts at Rs 12,999, and sale starts from August 18
Wed, Aug 09, 2017

Lenovo K8 Note has been launched in India today. The smartphone will be an Amazon exclusive device and Lenovo has launched this phone in two variants. The sale for Lenovo K8 Note will start from August 18 at 12 noon.

10 iPod classics that changed the way we listen to music
Sun, Jul 30, 2017

The iPod is dead, well almost. The product range that helped bring Apple back on top and control the global music scene for many years has been discontinued. Now, that Apple has finally killed the iPod, here’s a look at the 10 most memorable iPod models.

The two big compromises that might cut the appeal of Reliance JioPhone
Sun, Jul 30, 2017

India’s push to become Digital India has got another shot in the arm from Reliance Jio’s JioPhone offering. The almost-free 4G feature phone might bring data to the hands of millions of Indian, but is this the best way for our country to step onto the data superhighway?