In a major boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi ’s initiatives, digital payments through the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) surged to Rs 2,000 crore in March, a 20% jump from January. As per the data by Reserve Bank of India (RBI), transactions through UPI , mobile-based national payment system, jumped to …

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In January, Vivo launched the high-end Vivo V5 Plus smartphone in India. It came with the dual-lens selfie camera on the front for capturing high quality selfies and also offers DSLR-like bokeh effect. It is currently retailing at Rs. 27,980 and is available across India via offline retail stores. Today, the company unveiled the Vivo …

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The new budget Moto G5 has been launched today at an event in New Delhi. The Moto G5 Plus was recently launched in the country for a starting price of Rs 14,999 in March. The Moto G5, which will be available post midnight starting today, will be an Amazon.in exclusive. Amazon is …

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Sony Xperia XZs, which is an upgrade to last year’s Xperia XZ smartphone, has been launched in India. The premium Android smartphone is priced at Rs. 49,990, and it will be available offline as well as on Flipkart. Pre-orders for the Xperia XZs will be open between April 4 and April …

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Apple has reportedly placed orders for OLED panels with Samsung for use in 70 million handsets this year, sources told Nikkei Asian Review. The large order suggests that Apple expects its new premium iPhone 8 to be launched late 2017 to fly off the shelves. Demand for the 2017 iPhone, which …

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Micromax has come back from its hiatus with a new smartphone for the Indian market, the Micromax Dual 5. The handset is priced at ₹24,999 and will be available starting April 10 from Flipkart, Micromax e-store and other retail channels. The Dual 5 is the first launch from Micromax in a …

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Ahead of the Samsung Galaxy S8 launch, the company has released a statement regarding its plans to recycle Note 7 devices. Following the battery problems and worldwide recall of the Note 7 last year, Samsung has now revealed what will happen with all the returned phones – they’re going to be …

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Android phone maker Samsung had launched its digital payment application, Samsung Pay, in the country today as Indians look to shift to newer payment methods after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation exercise. The first commercial transaction of Samsung Pay in India was carried out in the presence of NITI Aayog CEO Mr. …

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Android O

Just like last years timing, Android O was expected to drop anytime now. Today, Google is releasing a developer preview of Android O, just over one year after first dropping details on Android 7.0 Nougat. Just like last year, the company is highlighting a handful of major features and letting developers …

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Vivo indeed seems to be a winner these days. It has defeated Xiaomi in its home market and after sticking to budget smartphones for long, and has now begun to introduce interesting mid-range devices in India. After the Vivo V5 with its 20-megapixel front camera, the V5 Plus with dual front-facing cameras is the newest member to …

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