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About Rajesh Pandey

Rajesh is a 21-year old freelance writer from Kolkata, India. He loves to tinker around with his Android devices and flash custom ROMs on them.

Qualcomm Announces Fingerprint Scanners That Can Be Placed Below OLED Displays

Qualcomm Announces Fingerprint Scanners That Can Be Placed Below OLED Displays

While Apple and Samsung are expected to be the first companies to release smartphones in the market with embedded fingerprint scanners in their display, Qualcomm today went ahead and announced the first commercially available fingerprint scanner that can be integrated into a display. 

Qualcomm Announces 14nm Snapdragon 450 Chip with 25% Faster Performance, Real-Time Bokeh Effects

Qualcomm Announces 14nm Snapdragon 450 Chip with 25% Faster Performance, Real-Time Bokeh Effects

Qualcomm today unveiled its latest mid-range chipset meant for sub-$200 devices, the Snapdragon 450. Based on the 14nm fabrication process, the Snapdragon 450 chip is the successor to the Snapdragon 435 currently found inside many popular budget smartphones sold in countries like India.

Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India

Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update in India

After months of waiting, Lenovo has started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note in India. The handsets were launched in December last year running Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Factory CAD Renders Leak

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Factory CAD Renders Leak

Samsung’s next flagship phablet — the Galaxy Note 8 — is still a few months away from launch. That has not stopped the handset’s factory renders from leaking to the internet though.

Honor 9 is Huawei’s Latest Budget Flagship with Glass Design and Dual Camera Setup

Honor 9 is Huawei’s Latest Budget Flagship with Glass Design and Dual Camera Setup

Huawei’s Honor brand today unveiled its flagship handset for 2017 and successor to the Honor 8: the Honor 9. Featuring an aluminium chassis and a curved glass at the front and back, the Honor 9 makes use of 15 layers of glass for its rear panel with a shiny finish. 

Google Fined €2.42 billion by EU Commission Over Unfair Search Results

Google Fined €2.42 billion by EU Commission Over Unfair Search Results

The European Commission today slapped Google with a staggering fine of €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) for using its dominant search position to unfairly promote its own comparison shopping service over its competitors.

OnePlus 5 vs OnePlus 3/3T: Should You Upgrade?

OnePlus 5 vs OnePlus 3/3T: Should You Upgrade?

The OnePlus 5 goes on sale in many regions across the world starting from today. While not as affordable as previous OnePlus phones, the 5 does pack top-notch internals that can give other flagship phones in the market a run for their money.

Samsung Announces Rose Pink Galaxy S8+; Sales Top 1.3 Million in South Korea Since Launch

Samsung Announces Rose Pink Galaxy S8+; Sales Top 1.3 Million in South Korea Since Launch

Samsung will be releasing a Rose Pink variant of the Galaxy S8+ in Taiwan in July. The handset will be available in limited quantity and has been priced at TW 27,900 ($920).

Samsung’s Revamps Smart Switch Website to Lure iPhone Owners

Samsung’s Revamps Smart Switch Website to Lure iPhone Owners

Samsung today rolled out a complete revamp of its Smart Switch website highlight how the app makes it easier for users to transfer content from an existing smartphone to their new Galaxy device. The app is even compatible with the iPhone and other Android devices. 

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 Specs Leak

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 Specs Leak

Up until now, we have heard a bit of rumors about Google’s upcoming Pixel 2 and Pixel XL2 handsets. The last report surrounding the handset claimed that Google had replaced the original Pixel XL with an even bigger device codenamed ‘Taimen’ made by LG. Today, detailed specs of both the handsets, the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL2 have been leaked thanks to a source of XDA-Developers.