Mihir Patkar

Mihir is a tech writer based in Mumbai.

Articles By Mihir Patkar

Google Chromecast 2 in India: Who needs it, and what exactly does it offer?

Google Chromecast 2 is finally available in India for Rs 3,399, but should you buy it? We explain what the Chromecast brings to the table.

Coolpad Note 3 Lite to Lenovo Vibe P1m: Best Android phones under Rs 7000

The quality of Android phones you can now get for less than Rs 7,000 is astounding. Let's take a look at some of the best budget phones your money can buy.

Dolby Vision is coming to India: Here’s What You Need to Know

Dolby Vision, put in layman's terms, is an entire ecosystem of technology based around HDR, or High Dynamic Range

LeEco Le 1s one month review: Best designed phone, but flaws need a fix

We used the LeEco Le 1s as our primary handset for over a month now. At the end of it, here's what we feel.

What’s the Point of a Gaming Laptop? It’s Stupid Technology Now

External factors are piling up in a way where it makes no sense for an average consumer to purchase a laptop for gaming any more

Asus GL552JX Review: A good machine if you really want a gaming laptop

Asus GL552JX is a good machine that is worth the money, but gaming laptops are a stupid technology now

2016 won’t be exciting or revolutionary for smartphones, and that’s good

In the word "smartphone", the "smart" is now not about what it *can* do with hardware, it's more about what it *will* do with software.

Xiaomi Mi 3 18-month review: No need to buy an expensive phone anymore

After using Xiaomi Mi 3, it is extremely difficult to recommend anything that is far north of the Rs. 20,000 mark

Asus A555LF Express Review: A desktop replacement laptop that is more of a compromise

Asus A555LF is a desktop replacement that comes with top of the line hardware specifications but does not offer a remarkable battery life

Tablet buying guide: 16:10 or 4:3, which aspect ratio should you select?

We help you select the right tablet based on aspect ratio, 16:10 or 4:3 based on use case

How to use your Android phone or tablet to play games

Here’s a quick guide on how to use your Android device as a video game console for your big screen TV.

3 essential free apps to set up a phone for your parents or grandparents

Here are the three free apps that help to set up a phone for your parents or grandparents

iBall Andi HD6 Express Review: A large screen Android phone for basic use

iBall Andi HD6 is a big screen smartphone for Android beginners

Micromax Canvas Tab P680 Express Review: Decent option for newcomers

Micromax Canvas Tab P680 is decent budget Android tablet if you are not into multitasking.

Amkette Evo Gamepad Pro Express Review: A decent game controller for your Android phone

Amkette Evo Gamepad Pro works only with Android, not with iPhones and iPads, BlackBerry or Windows Phone devices.

Jabra Move Express Review: Among the best Bluetooth headphones

Jabra Move wireless Bluetooth is a complete package at Rs 4,999

Jabra Move Express Review: Among the best BT headphones

Jabra Move wireless Bluetooth is a complete package at a price of Rs 4,999

Let’s talk: Top ten India forums to discuss tech, cars, women’s issues and more

We went looking for some discussion forums by Indians, for Indians and here the top forums across a range of topics

Battle of phablets: Asus Zenfone 2 Laser vs Lenovo K3 Note vs Yu Yureka Plus

Battle of the budget phablets: We take a look at how Asus Zenfone 2 Laser, Lenovo K3 Note and Micromax Yu Yureka Plus fare against each other

Asus Zenfone 2 Laser review: Great camera coupled with decent battery

Asus Zenfone 2 Laser sets itself apart with its laser Auto Focus and big battery life.