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HTC ONE X9: Pricey and Staid

Pros: Looks tough, Easy-to-read screen, Battery behaves fine Cons: Far too high price, Not good looking, Broad and tiring to hold, No standout features Let’s face it, HTC is not what is used to be. And while its flagship phone and its fancy VR headset may bring it into the news, it’s not in a position to command the high ...

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Huawei Launches Honor Holly 4 With 3,020 mAh Battery

Huawei’s sub brand Honor has today announced the launch of a its new addition into its Holly series of smartphones, the Holly 4, in India. As the name itself suggests, this new smartphone is the successor to the last year’s Honor 3. It comes with a price tag of Rs 11,999 and is available in three color options — Grey, ...

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Brainwavz M5: An Overall Great Sounding Earphone

Pros: Great sounding earphones. Treble, mids, and bass sound good. Over listening experience is great! Cons: Delicate cable. Microphone could have been a little better. Recently, I received a brilliant in-ear headphones from Brainwavz, the M5 which comes in at INR 2,399. The first impressions are pretty good, as the product comes in a neatly packaged box with all the ...

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Xiaomi Set To Launch Mi Mix 2 In India On Oct 10

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi seems to be all set to finally launch its second generation bezel-less smartphone, the Mi Mix 2, in India on Oct 10. The launch date has been confirmed by the teaser that has been shared by the company recently, which claims that the Xiaomi phone will be launched officially at an event held in New Delhi. ...

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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: Approaching perfection

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The Canon 5D Mark IV promises to be everything you could hope for in an SLR. As per previous 5D models, it has a full-frame sensor, a big 0.71x viewfinder, a weather-sealed magnesium-alloy body, and plentiful controls and sockets. The new features read like a personal wishlist: an upgraded 61-point autofocus sensor for improved subject tracking when using the viewfinder; ...

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OnePlus 3: Smooth Operator |

Pros: Top notch specs at an unbeatable pric, Powerful smooth performance, First in India with 6GB RAM, Clean user interface, Camera better than average, Light, slim, and easy to hold Cons: Uninspired copy-cat design The previous OnePlus phones were plagued with many problems — battery, overheating, crashes and more. It wasn’t enough that the phone was based on the OxygenOS, ...

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Amazon Launches Echo Speakers In India; Price Starts At Rs 4,499

Amazon has today launched its Echo line of wireless speakers, which are powered by the company’s very own voice assistant Alexa, in India with price tags starting from Rs 4,499. The three variants launched in the country include the basic variant Echo Dot, the regular model Echo, and the premium Echo Plus. The ‘Echo’ and ‘Echo Plus’ come with price ...

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Sony RX100 V review: The fastest shooter in the West

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The Sony RX100 series is probably the most important development in camera design this decade. These cameras deliver something previously thought to be impossible: true SLR quality in a camera small and light enough to fit in a jeans pocket. It’s all thanks to the combination of a 1in sensor, which is around four times bigger than conventional compact cameras’ ...

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Yu Yunicorn: No Mythical Creature

Pros: Quick access to services on Home screen, Good build and feel, Smooth performance, Crisp display, Clean UI and no bloatware, 4,000mAh battery performs well Cons: Somewhat disappointing camera The unicorn may be elusive and legendary, but the Yunicorn is very much here and now, a biggish phone from Micromax’s Yu Televentures. I say biggish, but it’s really the usual ...

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