Redmi Note 5 or Redmi Note 5 Pro: Should You Upgrade?

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi has announced their latest phones for the Note Series, Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. The Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available on flashsale from 22nd February,’18 on Flipkart and Mi India portal. Xiaomi has priced the device extremely competitively and naturally buyers are excited about the latest handsets. Both the devices are expected to do well especially the Redmi Note 5 Pro which offers impressive hardware specs at a very reasonable price. Although Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro resemble similar build and design. However, the differentiating factor is the hardware including the camera provided on the respective devices. Not to forget, the price difference of Rs 4,000/- between…

Xiaomi Redmi 5A: Launched at Introductory Price of Rs 4,999/-

Thursday, November 30th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi (Mi) has announced their latest Budget end smartphone Redmi 5A in India, earlier today. The phone is latest to join the strong budget line up for Xiaomi. Recently, Xiaomi had launched a camera centric budget phone the Redmi Y1/Lite starting from Rs 6,999/-. Mi is known for launching value for money devices in the budget segment which has helped it gain the top position in terms of market share in India. Mi India aims to expand their base even further with the launch of Redmi 5A at a remarkable price of Rs 4,999/- (Introductory discount of Rs 1,000/-for 1st 5 million Buyers). The phone comes with impressive specs for the price. Mi claims up to 8 days of standby…

Moto X4 Launched In India

Monday, November 13th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Lenovo owned Motorola has finally launched the Moto X4 in India. The phone had already been launched globally earlier, in Berlin. However, the Indian launch got delayed by couple of months.  The phone will be sold exclusively via Flipkart and also Moto Hubs. Moto X4 will go on sale from midnight today itself. The phone starts from Rs 20,999/-for base variant, thereby making it a premium mid range smartphone. The phone comes with new Snapdragon chipset along with some additional features. The top end variant with 4GB Ram and 64 GB storage has been priced at Rs 22,999/-. Hardware Specifications The phone is powered by the new Snapdragon 630 chipset, Octa Core A53 processors clocked at 2.2 ghz (4 cores…

Mi Band HRX Edition: Review

Saturday, October 28th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi (Mi) had launched the Mi Band HRX Edition in India last month in collaboration with Hrithik Roshan. The Band is similar to the Mi Band 2 launched last year, however, the Heart rate sensor is absent in the latest edition. The fitness band is available online for just Rs 1,299/- on Mi India, Flipkart, Myntra and Amazon portal. The device is also available offline through Mi Home stores. The device has been priced pretty competitively in my opinion. https://youtu.be/m8yp63-Ttks This review is being published after using the Band for almost three weeks. HRX Band The Band has similar specs to that of Mi Band 2. The Battery, Dimension and Looks being identical, the only notable difference is the absence…

Budget Bluetooth Speaker: Mi Bluetooth Mini Review

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi (Mi) apart from Smartphones, also brings in some of the accessories and Digital products into the Indian market. Recently, I had the opportunity of try out one such product. I got the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Mini while I was looking for a compact wireless speaker to be paired with my laptop and smartphone. Please do check out the Unboxing and Performance Test video on my Youtube Channel. The link is provided below. https://youtu.be/XDRNzMwadNU About the Device Mi Bluetooth Speaker Mini is priced at Rs 1,299/- but one may get it for less during the Sale season. The product is available on the Mi India portal and Mi has really improved the logistic support as I received the product in…

Xiaomi Mi A1: Dual Camera Android One Device

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi has announced their latest phone in India, the Mi A1 which is an Android One device built in collaboration with Google. The USP of the phone is the rear Dual Camera setup which being projected as the flagship Android One dual camera phone. The phone will sold exclusively on Flipkart and MI India portal from 12th September,’17. The phone has been priced at Rs 14,999/- which is pretty reasonable considering the specs offered by Mi A1. The phone will also be available offline through Mi Home Stores and Mi Partner stores. The phone resembles similar specs as to the one observed on Mi 5X which was recently launched in China. Software Mi A1 being an Android One device will…

InFocus Turbo 5: Killer Budget end Smartphone?

Saturday, July 1st, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Budget end smartphone is currently the most happening segment in the smartphone industry in India with all the major manufacturers trying to grab share in the market. The smartphone market in India is growing very rapidly and the majority of the users prefer the budget end devices for use. Recently, A new player has entered the Indian smartphone market and is expected to intensify the rivalry in the Industry. InFocus, a US-based company has launched their Budget end smartphone Turbo 5 in India. The phone is being manufactured by Foxconn which is world’s largest electronics contract manufacturing company. Turbo 5 looks to be a very promising handset in the budget segment which is expected to give a tough competition to…

One Plus 5: Flagship Launched In India

Saturday, June 24th, 2017 Amritesh one response

One Plus has finally announced the launch of their latest flagship in India, the One Plus 5. One Plus has been sending out teasers to create a hype around the launch for quite some time now. Finally, the OP5 is available for sale exclusively on the Amazon portal. The device comes with the latest hardware specification onboard along with major improvements in the camera department claimed by the One Plus Team. OP5 comes in two variant, Base variant is priced at Rs 32,999/- which has 64GB storage and 6 GB of Ram, while the premium variant which provides 128GB storage and 8 GB of Ram is priced at Rs 37,999/-. The phone is available in two color variants, the base…

REDMI 4: Budget Smartphone from Xiaomi (Mi)

Monday, May 29th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi recently launched their latest Budget Smartphone, Redmi 4 in India. The handset is exclusively sold through Amazon and Mi Portal. Xiaomi has been ruling the budget and midrange segment for quite some time now. The Redmi 4A or the Redmi 3S/Prime were total value for money devices. No other smartphone manufacturer has been able to match the competitive edge enjoyed by Xiaomi in the lower end segment. The devices come with decent specs and build quality despite being priced pretty reasonably. Xiaomi has claimed to have sold 2,50,000 units within 8 minutes at the first flashsale. The device comes with minor improvement over the Redmi 4A, but additional features such as the finger print scanner along with metal body…

Redmi 4A: Budget Smartphone

Monday, March 27th, 2017 Amritesh no responses

Xiaomi recently launched their Budget end smartphone in India, the Redmi 4A. The phone has been priced at Rs 5,999/- and is available exclusively on Amazon and Mi India portal. Xiaomi had launched their their budget end Redmi 3S last year and it did exceedingly well. The new Redmi 4A is cheaper than the Redmi 3S with some changes to the hardware specifications. Redmi 4A as of now is available through flashsale held weekly on the Amazon and Mi Portal. Please refer to the respective portal for more details. Lets take a close look at the device: Build and Display: Redmi 4A is a very light device weighing just 132 gms, the build feels compact and comfortable to hold. It uses…