Microsoft Nearly Doubles the Price of Xbox Live Gold in India

One of the bigger plus points to owning an Xbox One in India is Xbox Live Gold. The subscription costs a mere Rs. 2,240 a year and gives four free games a month, in addition to allowing for online multiplayer. However it appears that Xbox Live just became a lot dearer. Gadgets 360 has discovered that the company plans to hike its prices for an Xbox Live subscription in a big way. We received an email from the company stating that Xbox One gamers will be paying Rs. 3,999 per…

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Sony Cyber-shot HX350 Super-Zoom Camera Launched at Rs. 28,990

Sony last month launched the Cyber-shot HX350 super-zoom camera, the successor to the Cyber-shot HX300. The company has announced that the camera will be available in India from Monday itself, priced at Rs. 28,990. To recall, the camera had been launched in Europe at EUR 449 (roughly Rs. 32,600). As we noted in our launch coverage, a quick look at the specifications and not much seems to have changed in the new Sony Cyber-shot HX350. The camera features a back-illuminated 20.4-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor and an up-to-date BIONZ X…

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Ricoh Launches Pentax KP Weatherproof DSLR With Extreme Low-Light Shooting Capability

  Ricoh Imaging has launched the Pentax KP, a compact and portable APS-DSLR, designed specifically for night photography. The camera will go on sale from February 25 for $1,100 (approximately Rs. 74,800). The highlight feature here is the very high sensitivity of the sensor which goes all the way up to ISO 819200, which should make it possible to capture images in next to no light. The Pentax KP features a 24-megapixel APS-C sensor with a 27-point autofocus system and is the first Pentax APS-C camera to have the Shake…

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Xiaomi-Backed Yi Technology to Showcase New Action Camera, Drone at CES 2017

CES 2017 is ready to host a bunch of new toys from technology’s biggest players. This include Yi Technology as well, the Xiaomi-backed company that’s a direct competitor to GoPro. Yi Technology has announced it will unveil the Yi 4K+ action camera that can capture 4K photos and videos at 60fps, and the Yi Erida drone, which it claims is the world’s fastest tricopter. The Yi 4K+ action camera is said to be the first of its kind to capture 4K videos at 60 frames per second. It is the…

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Lenovo Refreshes ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga, ThinkPad X1 Tablet at CES 2017; Unveils Miix 720

Ahead of CES 2017, Lenovo has launched a host of products under its portfolio including ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga, ThinkPad X1 Tablet, Miix 720, Lenovo Active Pen 2, Lenovo Legion Y720 Laptop, Lenovo Legion Y520 Laptop, Lenovo Smart Assistant, Lenovo Smart Assistant Harman Kardon Edition, Lenovo Smart Storage, Lenovo 500 Multimedia Controller, and Lenovo New Glass C200. Here, we look at the ThinkPad and Miix launches. The 2017 ThinkPad X1 Carbon notebook by the company has been touted as the lightest notebook in its class, weighing in at…

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Nokia E1 Android Phone Spotted as TA-1000 on Certification Site

Nokia’s comeback under HMD Global is one of the most anticipated events of next year, and the company’s roadmap suggests that it looks to launch five Android smartphones in 2017. Now, a new Nokia smartphone with model number TA-1000 has passed the China Compulsory Certification (3C) hinting at its imminent arrival – and it’s thought to be the Nokia E1 that was leaked recently. While there is very little that is revealed about the smartphone, it comes with the model number TA-1000. Android Pure notes that the listed device is…

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Review and Features of Bajaj Pulsar 150 DTSi – The Most Popular Indian Bike

Pulsar is one of the most popular and successful bike series from Bajaj. The Pulsar 150 DTS-I is yet another spectacular offering by the company and a valuable addition to the Pulsar family. The bike has never witnessed a downfall in its demand since it was launched. It has become a tough competitor to all the other bikes in the 150cc segment. With all the modern features and amenities, Bajaj Pulsar 150 DTSi will never fail to impress you. So let’s learn more about this spectacular bike and its amazing…

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Lyf Smartphone Allegedly Explodes; Reliance Retail Investigating

A man claimed on a social media site Sunday that his 4G Lyf phone, sold by RIL’s retail arm Reliance Retail, allegedly burst into flames. The firm promised a thorough investigation in the matter. “My family had a narrow escape today after @reliancejio’s @Reliance_LYF phone exploded & burst into flames,” Tanvir Sadiq said on Twitter. He also posted a picture of the alleged burnt phone and warned people from using Lyf smartphones. “All those people who have this @Reliance_LYF phone need to be very cautious and careful @reliancejio,” Sadiq said.…

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Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Start Receiving Update in India; Brings Wi-Fi Calling

Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones have started receiving an over-the-air (OTA) update in India which brings various improvements. User reports indicate that the update is currently rolling out steadily in India and can be expected to be available to all users by end of the week. Users can manually check for the update via Settings > About Phone > System Update. The new update comes with software build G930FXXU1BPIO/G935FXXU1BPIO for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge respectively. The update is less than 150MB in size…

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