Tag Archives: 2016:

2016 Samsung Galaxy A series devices launched in india

Today Samsung launched the Galaxy A5 (2016) and Galaxy A7 (2016) in India, with both devices going on sale on February 15. The Galaxy A5 (2016) price is the equivalent of $433 (Rs. 29,400) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) price is around $492 (Rs. 33,400). This year the Galaxy A series features the same combination of metal chassis with a ... Read More »

MWC 2016: what to expect

Mobile World Congress 2016 is just around the corner and we can’t get any more excited! Just like any other year, MWC will be the single most grandiose and important mobile tech show… at least for the first half of 2016. Traditionally held in Barcelona, Spain, this year’s MWC kicks off on Monday, February 22 and end on Thursday, February ... Read More »

Best new icon packs for Android (February 2016)

“Custom icon packs” and “Android customization” are two terms that undividedly go together. It’s rather hard to imagine that one can spice up their Android device without throwing in one of these. If you’ve been sticking around, you’ve most certainly encountered one of our regular columns, namely the bi-weekly one that showcases all the new and noteworthy icon packs for ... Read More »

Flashbacks and Forecasts: HTC in 2016

The smartphone industry is in turmoil. Commoditization, market saturation, and plain old competition are weakening the position of established players, while hungry newcomers are seeing opportunities everywhere. Only the strongest will be able to grow in 2016, but the fate of smaller players is unclear.   Case in point, HTC, a shadow of its former self, battling for relevancy throughout ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Geekbench

The Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, as we told you yesterday, will be one of two new handsets unveiled by the manufacturer next month. Samsung’s Unpacked 2016 event will take place on February 21st, the day before the MWC kicks off in Barcelona. According to Evan Blass, the tipster formerly known by his @evleaks Twitter handle, the Galaxy S7 edge will ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 Box leaked images

            Chinese company Xiaomi has quickly risen to become one of the world’s 5 biggest phone makers. It’s a purely Asian success story: Xiaomi sells its phones mostly in China and a few other Asian markets, but does not officially sell devices in the United States or Europe. Now, this giant company that is largely ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016 edition) unboxing and first look

  The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016 edition) has made its way to our office and we’re eager to share our first impressions and unboxing of the new member in Samsung’s galactic family. A 5.2-inch phone, the Galaxy A5 (2016) is shockingly well made: sturdy metal frame, beautiful glazed glass (Gorilla Glass 4 at that) on the back and front (with ... Read More »