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A form of perfection

The seventh generation BMW 3-series is better in every respect to the outgoing model. But can a car possibly be ‘too good’? It is a matter of pride at BMW headquarters that they were the company that invented the ‘sports sedan’ (or ‘saloon’ depending on where you live). The mid-sized four-door car that has been around since the mid-seventies...

ASUS launches 2 mid-range smartphones in India

Taiwanese handset maker ASUS on Tuesday introduced the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 and the Asus Zenfone Max M2 in India at a starting price of Rs 12,999 and Rs 9,999, respectively. ASUS emerged among the top 5 online smartphone brands in India this year. “We are delighted to bring ZenFone Max Pro M2 that will offer Indian consumers...

Apple first Beddit sleep tracker for $150

Apple has released its new Beddit 3.5 sleep monitor for $150, the first since the tech giant bought the company in 2017. The new sleep monitor, with extremely thin, flat, and soft 2 mm thin sensor strip, can automatically track sleep, Apple wrote on its website. It works with the Beddit app on both iPhone and Apple Watch (requires...

Honor launches Honor 8C with a massive battery and large display

Honor, the leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group, launched its most power-packed smartphone, the Honor 8C, on Tuesday. Honor 8C is backed by a 4000mAh powerful battery, 13 MP+2 MP AI Dual camera and a large 15.9cm HD+ Notch display for a long-lasting experience. It will be available in 4GB + 32GB at INR 11,999 and 4GB +...

Nokia 7.1 with ‘PureDisplay’ now in India

Finnish company HMD Global, which sells Nokia-branded smartphones, on Friday launched the Nokia 7.1 smartphone for Rs 19,999 in India, a month after unveiling the device in London. This smartphone is first to feature “PureDisplay” screen technology for HDR10 cinematic quality entertainment. The smartphone would be available in gloss midnight blue and gloss steel colors starting December 7 across...

Ertiga Bigger, better but bolder?

The second-generation Ertiga is here, and it ticks all the boxes for a new generation model. But should you buy one? Last week I drove the second-generation of the Maruti-Suzuki Ertiga and posted a picture on Facebook and a friend of mine called it ugly. The interesting fact to note is that this person actually owns the first-generation Ertiga...

ASUS brings its flagship gaming phone to India

ASUS on Thursday launched ROG Phone – its flagship gaming-focused, designed for high-performance mobile gaming and epitomical smartphone experience. The ROG Phone is available for Rs 69,999 on Flipkart. The device comes with ROG gaming DNA at its core and powered by the world’s fastest speed-binned 2.96GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip with gaming-optimised Qualcomm Adreno 630 GPU, the...

India PSLV rocket successfully puts HysIS satellite into orbit

India on Thursday put into orbit its own Hyper Spectral Imaging Satellite (HysIS) — an earth observation satellite – in textbook style. The Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle Core Alone (PSLV CA) rocket variant lifted off with 31 satellites — the HysIS and 30 foreign satellites. The notable aspect of the rocket mission is the placing of the satellites...

Infinix launches its first smartphone with stylus in India

Infinix, the online smartphone brand of China-based Transmission Holdings, on Monday launched the NOTE 5 Stylus” as its first smartphone with a stylus pen for Rs 15,999 in India. The stylus “XPen” would enable the handwriting recognition feature on the phone and would allow users to doodle, write and paint. Designed with 4,096 sense of pressure, the stylus would...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro launch in India on 27 November: Expected specs, features

Huawei is set to launch the Huawei Mate 20 Pro in India on 27 November. The Mate 20 Pro was launched globally at an event in London last month. While three phones were launched in London at the Huawei event, India is likely to receive only the Mate 20 Pro. IANS first reported the launch date of the device, citing industry...