Karthekayan Iyer

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Karthekayan-Iyer

Engineer by training, tech journalist by passion.

Dell Inspiron 11 Review: The fun Windows 10 notebook
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Dell Inspiron 11 is ideal back-to-school notebook that now gains the ability to flip 360-degrees? But do you really need one? Read our review to find out

Titan Juxt Pro review: There is nothing smart about this watch
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

The biggest thing favouring Titan is its watchmaker tag but can it hold its ground against Android Wear, Tizen and now cheaper Apple Watch? Read on to find out

Offline will be a gamechanger, exploring space keenly: LeEco India head
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

LeEco Le Pro 3 and Super4 TV coming to India by the end of this year, confirms India COO Atul Jain

Huawei Honor 8 Review: A pocket camera for shallow depth of field at a budget
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Honor 8 takes the legacy of Huawei P9's dual rear camera and brings it down to mid-range segment

Vivo Y55L launched at Rs 11,980, has 8MP camera with manual mode
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Vivo Y55L runs company's custom Funtouch OS 2.6 based on Android Marshmallow with support for Blue light filter and split screen option

Google wins with Pixel, at the expense of HTC
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

Google's new Pixel smartphones cost almost as much as the latest iPhone 7 -- which is a sharp departure from the budget Nexus phones.

Gionee S6 Pro Review: Good phone but is that enough
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

With S6 Pro, Gionee is trying to appeal to pro users, but does it justify the tag? We find out in our review

HP announces world’s smallest all-in-one printer at Rs 7,176
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 3700 all-in-one printer is also easy to use with a mobile device. The all-in-one printer can print 480 pages on a single cartridge.

Lenovo Z2 Plus first impressions: Compact design and Snapdragon 820 makes it an impressive device
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

With Z2 Plus, Lenovo has made a serious challenger for mid-range flagships like Xiaomi Mi 5 and OnePlus 3

Lenovo Z2 Plus launched in India at Rs 17,999: Here’s all you need to know
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Lenovo Z2 Plus will be available via open sale exclusively on Amazon India starting from September 25.

Moto E3 Power first impressions and video: Strong battery life is its only USP
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Moto e3 Power is a great budget smartphone, one that offers excellent battery life and fluid performance.

Okwu Mobiles to debut in India next month, and IoT will be their USP
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Okwu Mobile's device model is based on four pillars - budget price, competitive hardware, serviceability and a connected software.

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus India price official: How it compares to iPhone 6s, 6s Plus
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus official India pricing comes at a time when iPhone 6s becomes even more affordable. So which phone should you buy

RDP ThinBook Review: A budget laptop that is surprisingly good
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

RDP ThinBook is a budget laptop with great design but does it deliver as an overall Windows PC? We find out in our review

Withings Activité Steel Review: High on Style, Low on Substance
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

Withings Activité Steel follows on the footsteps of original Activité paired with the price of Activité Pop.

Apple iPhone 7, 7 Plus or iPhone 6s and 6s Plus: Which one is right for you?
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 comparison against iPhone 6s? It will boil down to camera and 'courage' to live without the headphone jack

iPhone 7 Plus dual rear camera: Here’s why it is a big deal
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus offer something truly different with the camera setting, and we explain exactly why

Reliance Jio 4G: Here is the truth, for free SIM it is a three-week wait
Tue, Sep 06, 2016

Reliance Jio 4G SIM seems to be the most wanted commodity in India as we found out when we tried to get one.

Asus Zenfone 3 review: Get this one for its battery life
Sun, Aug 28, 2016

At Rs 27,999, Asus Zenfone 3 is taking on the likes of OnePlus 3 and Xiaomi Mi 5. So how does it fare? Here is our review.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV with 4K recording launched at Rs 2,54,995
Fri, Aug 26, 2016

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV is in India a day after its global announcement.

Android 7.0 Nougat: What’s really new in Google’s mobile OS?
Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Google Android 7.0 Nougat is now out of beta, but is it a radically new update? We take a deeper look.

Internet is 25 years old, but its still buffering for many
Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Happy Birthday to the Internet: 25 years ago - Internet became basis of our communication and information exchange.

Huawei P9 review: An extraordinary camera is what stands out
Thu, Aug 18, 2016

Huawei P9's dual-rear cameras come with Leica branding and they do live up to the name.

Huawei P9 launched in India: Price, features and availability
Thu, Aug 18, 2016

Huawei P9 is one of the latest smartphone to feature dual rear camera setup. Huawei has gone a step ahead to bring in renowned German optics manufacturer Leica onboard.

Huawei P9 India launch today: All you need to know
Wed, Aug 17, 2016

Huawei P9, the company's premium flagship smartphone will launch in India later today. Here's all we know so far.

Skullcandy Grind Wireless Review: Cheap, stylish but not very comfortable
Sat, Aug 13, 2016

Skullcandy Grind Wireless Headphones are cheap, stylish and offer almost a day long battery life. The biggest question, however, is whether you really need wireless headphones?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs Galaxy S7 edge: Which is the better choice?
Mon, Aug 15, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 or Galaxy S7 edge to buy? For consumers, the decision will boil down to productivity.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launched in India: Key specifications, price and sale date
Thu, Aug 11, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been launched in India at Rs 59,900 and comes with the Reliance Jio 4G SIM preview offer.

LeEco Super3 TVs series is good, but is it disruptive?
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

LeEco’s Super3 TV series arrives here, well ahead of Xiaomi’s Mi TV lineup, but the pricing is not really disruptive.

LeEco Super3 TV series in India; starts at price of Rs 59,790
Fri, Aug 05, 2016

LeEco is bringing its Super3 TV series to India, which includes two 65-inch models and a 55-inch model.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is out, but it feels like S7 edge+ with S Pen features
Wed, Aug 03, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes with a nice dual curved edge display which is really cool, but is it of any use?

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air: Why this bet could actually pay off
Sun, Jul 31, 2016

With Mi Notebook Air, Xiaomi gets enough scope to expand to American continent where PC sales have grown against industry trend.

Wireless keyboards are easy to hack and sniff keystrokes
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Wireless keyboards transmit data keystrokes to a USB dongle without any encryption are susceptible to hacking

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air vs MacBook Air vs HP Envy 13: Specifications comparison
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air has been launched in China. Here is how it stacks up against Macbook Air, Dell XPS 13 and HP Envy 13.

Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 range has starting price of Rs 32,690
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Dell Inspiron 13 and 15-inch range come standard with 8GB DDR4 RAM and offer up to 9+ hours of battery life. Dell’s Inspiron range comes with Windows 10 OS.

Bose QuietComfort 35 review
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Is Bose QC 35 the benchmark for premium noise cancellation headphones? Read our review to find out