No Custom OEM skins on Android Wear, TV or Auto

Google engineering director David Burke confirmed that all of the new Android initiatives announced at the keynote this week—Android Wear, Android Auto, and Android TV—will have user interfaces and underlying software that is controlled by Google, not by the OEMs. “The UI is more part of the product in this case,” Burke said ... Continue Reading →

Samsung’s Exynos 5433 fares better than Snapdragon 805 in Benchmarks

As is generally the case, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 will most definitely arrive in 2 variants: SM-910S with Snapdragon 805 inside and SM-910C with an octa-core Exynos 5433 chip inside. Contrary to popular belief, the benchmarks show that the Exynos 5433 scored above Snapdragon 805 in almost all departments and  got second position with Nvidia ... Continue Reading →

And It Begins: 64 Bit Snapdragon 410 spotted in Benchmarks

Two phones powered by Qualcomm’s  Snapdragon 410 processor have been spotted in two different benchmark listings over the last few days. What’s special about this is that the Snapdragon 410 is a 64 bit processor. One of the two phones is from Samsung, SM-G510F, which was sighted on GFXBench website. The website has revealed the ... Continue Reading →

Best Smartphones for Rs 20,000 – Rs 30,000

1. Nexus 5 (Rs 28,650) The Nexus 5 offers the “pure Google experience”- stock android with the new Google experience launcher on top of the latest, greatest version of android- version 4.4 KitKat. It’s based on the LG G2, and the design had been leaked for months and sure enough this device is made of hardened polycarbonate plastic and in two ... Continue Reading →

Tizen devices coming to India and Russia in June 2014

Remember Samsung showcased Tizen powered smartwatches and smartphones in Mobile World Congress 2014.From reports we hear that Samsung wants to launch Tizen in Russian and Indian markets.The report suggests that the company will have an Unpacked event in Moscow in the next few weeks to unveil a Tizen smartphone. A similar event is expected in India. ... Continue Reading →