Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Mihir Patkar

Not a tablet, not a phone: Do you really need a 6-inch phablet?
Mon, Jul 28, 2014

A 6-inch smartphone don't make much sense. It is an experience that doesn't leave you satisfied as a tablet user.

How to get rid of Android customizations on any phone without root
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

From Samsung to Gionee, most manufacturers like to customise the interface.

The Quick-Read Review: Gionee Elife S5.5
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

The sum of parts is better than the quality of the parts alone, and that’s what the Gionee Elife S5.5 brings to the table.

Lava Iris X1 quick-read review: Only the camera is better than Moto E
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

If the camera matters more to you than anything else, then the Iris X1 is a better buy than the Moto E

Should you buy that budget android? What to expect and what not to
Wed, Jun 11, 2014

Rs. 7,000 Android smartphones are good enough if your needs are limited

The quick-read review: Motorola Moto E
Mon, Jun 02, 2014

Is the Moto E flawless? No, not at all. Is it the best phone you can buy for Rs. 7,000 or lesser? Yes, definitely.

With low-cost Androids like Moto E, limited memory means limited use
Mon, Jun 02, 2014

Low-cost Androids come with only 4GB of internal memory and that bottleneck makes it a no-go for many users.

Lenovo S860 quick-read review: There are better phones at this price
Fri, May 30, 2014

Lenovo K900, has dropped its price to the same level as the S860 and seems a better deal now

Indian Android phone or international brands? Let us help you select
Fri, May 30, 2014

There is a general notion that with an international brand, you will get better after-sales support than with a local brand.

Smartphones to buy this season
Sun, May 25, 2014

The best Android smartphones across various budgets for the average buyer.

Is Moto E the best budget phone? Here are the best Android smartphones for every budget
Fri, May 23, 2014

This is all you need to read before deciding which Android smartphone to pick in your budget

The cheat sheet to build your own gaming PC
Tue, May 13, 2014

PC gaming ain't dead yet! Here's what you need to build yourself a rig to get your game on

Creative T3150w wireless speaker quick-read review
Tue, May 06, 2014

Great option for casual music listeners and movie viewers who just want a good set of speakers

Bluetooth audio: What matters more, convenience or quality?
Mon, May 05, 2014

If you do notice a difference between wired and wireless audio, then you probably want to stick with wired

Xolo Q1100 Quick-Read Review
Tue, Apr 22, 2014

It's a good thing that Xolo has packed in 8GB of internal memory because that's not something to compromise on.

Where apps matter: Don’t always settle for preloaded apps on Android phones
Mon, Apr 21, 2014

It is worth your time to go out there and look for apps that will make you maximise your phone's use.

Micromax Canvas Turbo Mini quick-read review: Skip this one
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

Motorola Moto G or the Micromax Canvas 4 are both far better than the Turbo Mini.

2 Things You Shouldn’t Compromise On With Rs. 10,000 Android Phones
Mon, Apr 14, 2014

Trying to save a few bucks by skimping on smartphone screens and storage will only make the device hard to use

Lenovo Ideapad A10 quick-read review: Android not ready for the laptop
Thu, Apr 10, 2014

The question really is whether Android can be a good laptop OS, not whether Lenovo Ideapad A10 can be a good laptop.

Is Android good enough to be a laptop operating system?
Tue, Apr 08, 2014

Android apps are not made for use in a laptop and are made with the intent of being touched. That is a problem.

Wickedleak Wammy Passion X quick-read review: Just waterproofing won’t do
Tue, Apr 01, 2014

The phone has some good points, like the fantastic screen. But it doesn't come together to feel like a great device.

Samsung Galaxy S5 has it, so does Sony Xperia Z1, but is waterproofing the feature to look for in a smartphone?
Mon, Mar 31, 2014

Waterproofing in smartphones is still not good enough to be the feature you buy the phones for

Atom Supremus Quick-Read Review: New firm delivers great music, good performance
Mon, Mar 24, 2014

Atom Supremus is good if you're okay using a screen guard and want a budget smartphone for the best music experience

After-Sales: The unreviewable, unquantifiable element that makes buying decisions a matter of luck
Sat, Mar 22, 2014

What do we do when faced with a new entrant. Would you buy it over a more well-known brand?

Tech Review
Asus Transformer Book T100 quick-read review: Ideal device for travelling executives
Tue, Mar 18, 2014

Not the best laptop, Not the best tablet, but the most convenient device a travelling professional can have in the suitcase.

Why Asus Transformer Book T100 is most convenient device for travelling professionals
Wed, Mar 19, 2014

The Asus Transformer Book T100 is the most convenient option for the on-the-go executives

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact quick-read review: Best camera among Androids, but there is more
Tue, Mar 11, 2014

If you want an Android smartphone without a gargantuan screen, the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is the best choice

Em-Bezel-ed: Phones with same screen size can have different dimensions. Here is why
Sat, Mar 08, 2014

Make sure you are looking at overall length of a phone and then judging the largest screen you can get in it

Moto G quick-read review: Good buy for average smartphone users
Wed, Mar 19, 2014

Motorola's comeback phone has got rave reviews as the best budget handset. But here is some detail.

Moto G back in store: Here are 5 things to know before you commit yourself
Tue, Mar 04, 2014

It's easy to go ga-ga over the Moto G, but there are certain things you should know before you buy it

Lenovo Vibe Z quick read review: Worth the price, but you have to like the interface
Thu, Mar 13, 2014

Lenovo Vibe Z is deceptively light for its size, much more so than the K900.

HD or FullHD? Coming To A Resolution On Mobile Screens
Wed, Feb 19, 2014

Good displays aren't only about pixels...

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 quick-read review: Pricey, but still a wonderful phone
Mon, Feb 17, 2014

Samsung has managed to fit slightly larger screen in Grand 2 while maintaining same overall profile as original Galaxy Grand.

Gionee Pioneer P3 Quick-Read Review: Great camera, but the screen kills all that goodness
Tue, Feb 11, 2014

The only person I'd advise to buy the Gionee Pioneer P3 is the budget buyer who cares about only the camera

Quick-Read Review: HP Pavilion11 x2 is a notebook that can become a tablet
Tue, Feb 04, 2014

HP has got most things right, but we hesitate to give the Pavilion11 x2 a solid recommendation

Laptop-tablet hybrids are the future of computing, but not the present…
Mon, Feb 03, 2014

Hybrid PCs now have large tablets and thick keyboard bases. The notebook is heavy and tablet thicker than you would like.