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GoodTime NationApril 10, 2017
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Lephone, the Chinese Smartphone maker, has launched lephone W7, the entry-level 4G VoLTE budget Smartphone market, to its Smartphone series. Priced at Rs. 4,599,  The phone was launched specifically for the Indian market with the support of 22 different regional languages.

Speaking on occasion Vinod Pandit, ltdBusiness Head, lephone Technology Pvt Ltd, remarked, “lephone is leveraging a platform with an affordable yet power packed device, as it offers the flexibility to address users’ increasingly varied demands. With the launch of lephone W7, we intend getting premium devices into the hands of consumers at affordable rates while ensuring consumers benefit from all the latest specifications.”

Lephone W7 has a 1.3GHz Quad-core processor coupled with 1GB RAM. The phone comes with an internal storage of 8GB and is expandable up to 32GB using a microSD card. While the selfie lovers will be the bit unsatisfied as the device has an only 2MP front camera and 5MP AF rear camera including a LED flash. The Phone has a 5.0-inch FWVGA display with 2.5D Curved glass.

The device is topped with dual sim and has connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/AGPS, FM & a 3.5mm jack. The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow powered by “360” which showcases many features.

The lephone W7 is available in three colors Black, White, and Golden. The device comes pre-installed with 22 different regional languages.


Shahrukh AhmedMarch 18, 2017
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Vivo has added another selfie-focused smartphone to its catalogue with the launch of the Vivo Y66 in India. The handset’s main feature is aimed at winning over selfie lovers with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. The mid-ranged smartphone is priced at Rs. 14,990 and will be available in Crown Gold and Matte Black colour options.

The Vivo Y66 runs Funtouch OS 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, sporting a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with a 2.5D curved glass on top and a metallic unibody design. The device is powered by a 64-bit octa-core processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The device comes with 32GB of in-built storage, which is expandable via a microSD card (up to 256GB).

Staying true to its selfie-focused heritage, the Vivo Y66 boasts a 16-megapixel front camera with a Moonlight Glow display flash feature. The rear gets a 13-megapixel camera with LED flash. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 with OTG, GPS, and FM radio. Sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.

The smartphone packs a big 3000mAh battery, measures 153.8×75.5×7.6mm, and weighs 155 grams. Additional features on the Vivo Y66 include a ‘Smart Screen-Split’ feature for multitasking and an ‘Eye Protection Mode’ that reduces strain on the eye when chatting and watching videos simultaneously.

“Y66 is a testimony to our commitment towards valued customers to constantly offer them varied choices. We are pleased to launch this device, a stellar addition to the popular Y series collection. At Vivo, we are strongly focused on offering cutting edge technology at affordable prices,” Vivek Zhanh, CMO, Vivo India said at the launch.

Vivo in a statement also announced that Vivo Y66 users will get Saavn’s premium ad-free music service for free for six months. The company earlier this month launched the Vivo Y25 budget smartphone in Malaysia at a price of MYR 499 (roughly Rs.7,500) and it’s still unknown whether the entry-level smartphone will make it to the Indian market.


GoodTime NationMarch 6, 2017
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Many people want to buy the iPhone, but the price is too high to buy the iPhone. If you’re thinking about buying the iPhone, we have tremendous news for you about the offers on iPhone. Indeed, e-commerce website, Amazon India is offering a discount of Rs 1,701 on Grey 32GB storage variants of the iPhone 6. According to Amazon, the phones is sold through the third party retailer E-mobiles. The dealer also provides the 1-year warranty. On the website price of the phone is Rs 30,700, after the discount, it can be purchased at Rs 28,999.

Exchange offer on iPhone 6

After a flat discount, phone exchange offer is also offered up to Rs 8550. If the user gets the full amount of exchange, this phone can be bought for Rs 20,449. With this EMI option is also available.

iPhone 6 Features

  • The phone has a 4.7-inch display which comes with a resolution of 1134 x 750 pixels
  • 1.8 GHz 64-bit processor, and is equipped with 1 GB of RAM
  • For photography, it has an 8-megapixel rear camera and 1.2-megapixel front camera.
  • It has 1810 mAh battery to power the power

Check iPhone 6 Offer –> Offer

Rs 10,001 Discount on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

The Offer is not only limited to iPhone 6, but it is also available on the latest models of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. The offer on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is also from the same retailer on Amazon. The phones were launched last year. The iPhone 7 was launched at a price of  Rs. 60,000 and iPhone 7 Plus at a price of Rs. 72,000. E-mobiles is offering a discount of Rs. 10,001 on all the variants of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus.

iPhone 7 Features

  • The phone has a 4.7-inch Retina HD 3D Touch capacitive touchscreen display which comes with a resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels
  • 2.34 GHz bit processor, and is equipped with 2 GB of RAM
  • For photography, it has a 12-megapixel rear camera and 7-megapixel front camera.
  • It has 1960 mAh battery to power the power

iPhone 7 Plus Features

  • The phone has a 5.5-inch Retina HD 3D Touch capacitive touchscreen display which comes with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels
  • 2.34 GHz 64-bit processor, and is equipped with 3 GB of RAM
  • For photography, it has a 12-megapixel rear camera and 7-megapixel front camera.
  • It has 2900 mAh battery to power the power

Exchange offer on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

After a flat discount, phone exchange offer is also offered up to Rs 13532. If the user gets the full amount of exchange, the iphone7 can be bought for Rs 36,467 and iPhone 7 Plus at a price of 58,467. With this EMI option is also available.

iPhone 7  –> Offer | Check iPhone 7 Plus Offer –> Offer

According to the sources, the offer might be available till March end as a process of year end sale but grab it before it goes out of stock.

Note: The above are the basic specifications and may vary based on the variant.


Rahul RathoreJanuary 1, 2017
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Chinese handset maker Vivo is all set to launch its another smartphone in the market to give a competitive fight against its competitor. The company have sent the media invite for its event on January 23rd which is most likely to be held in Mumbai or Bangalore. Vivo v5 launched in November 2016 in Mumbai, India. Vivo is now set to launch Vivo V5 plus. The Vivo V5 plus is different from Vivo V5. Vivo V5 plus is expected to be the successor of Vivo V5. Vivo’s V5 series is all about the selfie camera with Music, and the new V5 Plus is supposed to be a dual-front camera.

The invite teaser clearly indicates the dual camera and the line say “For The Biggest Selfie Camera Revolution” which show the front camera. The Vivo V5 was positioned as Selfie Camera and not as a smartphone during the launch in November 2016.

Vivo V5 Plus is considered to be a competitor to Huawei Honor 8 with 12MP Dual-lens rear camera which was launched in October 2016 while Vivo V5 plus is expected to be a Dual-lens front camera.

Vivo V5 comes with a 20MP front facing camera, which claims to shoot great selfies, even in low-light conditions with a feature called Moonlight selfie. The V5 also comes with a front-facing LED flash which illuminates the faces in the selfie in little or no surrounding light environment. The secondary camera comes with a 13MP lens with LED flash as well.

Vivo V5 is a 5.5-inch HD display, which has 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor, 4GB of RAM and a 3,000 mAh battery. The internal memory of the phone is 32GB, which can be expanded up to 128 GB. Vivo V5 runs on Android 6.0, with the company’s FunTouch OS on top. The device has 2.5D glass overlay on display, and sports a unibody form factor and a fingerprint scanner.

Well, We’ll have to wait and watch for the final specifications of the Vivo V5 Plus when it is launched on January 23. Vivo V5 is priced at Rs 17,980 currently in the market; the new phone with its dual front camera is expected to be priced higher than this.


Rahul RathoreNovember 16, 2016
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Vivo v5 Side Look - 17,980 Price in India

  • Vivo Price in India: 17,890
  • Availability: November 26 onwards
  • Pre-order booking: Allowed

Express your story in every selfie frame with Vivo’s latest launch V5 with 20MP front camera. Launched on Tuesday in Mumbai, V5 targets the young selfie aficionados by providing a perfect combination of technology and design.

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Mr. Kabir Khan Bollywood Director (Center)& Mr. Kent Cheng- CEO- Vivo India (Left) and Mr. Vivek Zhang- CMO- Vivo India at the lauch of the launch of Vivo V5

The mobile was launched in the presence of Director Kabir Khan, Vivo India CEO Kent Cheng and Vivo India CMO Vivek Zhang. While interacting during the event, Khan shared that seeing the craze for selfie he had kept the song ‘Chal Beta Selfie Le Le Re’ in his last blockbuster film ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’. He said that Vivo’s V5 is likely to bring revolution in the smartphone industry due to its 20-megapixel front camera.

Vivo v5 Front Look

Vivo V5 has a Moonlight Glow feature in the front camera that helps the users to click perfect selfie under any lighting form. It will permit the users to capture every frame perfectly without making them grainy, distorted or flooded with hard flash. The device has 13MP in the back camera and is a 4G compatible device.

The sleek phone runs on Funtouch OS 2.6 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is paired with 4 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM, which is expandable up to 128 GB. The Octa-core 64-bit processor enables a user to achieve lag-free and smooth operations while gaming and multitasking. V5 also has an Eye Protection Mode feature that sorts out blue light to protect vision and prevents eye strain. Vivo V5 has a 5.5 HD display with the resolution of 1280×720 pixels and 2.5D corning gorilla glass.

The smartphone has created a benchmark as it has a faster fingerprint unlocking that unlocks the screen in just 0.2 seconds. The Multi-tasking feature gives the users liberty to access messages and watch videos simultaneously. Now no going back-and-forth for reading messages or chatting. Music lovers can enjoy their favourite songs V5’s custom built Hi-Fi audio clip.

In a time span of two years, Vivo has succeeded in creating a niche in the smartphone market. It has over 33,000 outlets in 22 states. Conversing at the event, Kent Cheng said, “V5 comes with the first-ever 20 MP front camera that creates flawless pictures in naturally vivid colours. We are sure that our new offering is all set to create a new benchmark and will be widely accepted by customers and redefine the selfie experience.”

Vivo V5 price in India is ₹17,890 and will be available from November 26 onwards. The company has also started pre-order booking from today.


GoodTime NationNovember 5, 2016
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Lava, the Indian smartphone and tablet manufacturer, has launched an entry-level tablet in the country the all new Lava Ivory Pop. The tablet is aimed at the extremely budget conscious Indian and is a great option for those looking to buy a cheap tablet only for calling or primary purposes. Since the tablet is in the sub 7k segment, it does not boast of any unusual features but rather, sticks to just getting the basics right and providing a basic tablet experience. The tablet is clearly aimed at people wanting to purchase their first tablet or those interested in buying a second tablet or device for personal purposes. The Lava Ivory Pop tablet is a calling tablet so it can double up as a phone too and comes with all features that a standard tablet does. The need for budget devices is great in India, and homegrown brand aims to provide devices for this segment.

Coming to the features and specifications of Lava Ivory Pop, the device comes with an all-metal frame. Metal is the new word in the smartphone and tablet industry, and plastic is slowly going obsolete. Following this trend, Lava Ivory Pop too comes with a metal back. However, the device is not sleek as other all-metal device but does pack a little bulk. Lava Ivory Pop is almost 9mm thick. The tablet comes with Android Lollipop, which is quite a surprise considering there are very few devices that still sport the older Android version. However, for budget tablets in India, there seems to be a little option as most of them stick to Android Lollipop despite the world slowly moving to Android Nougat. But Android Lollipop is a stable version, and regarding functioning, there shouldn’t be any issues. The tablet comes with the standard power buttons and the 3.5 mm jack. While the 3.5mm jack on the top of the device, the volume, and power buttons are on the right-hand side.

Coming to the display of Lava Ivory Pop, the tablet comes with a 7-inch display with Dual Twisted Nematic technology and a pixel resolution of 1024  x 600 pixels. The pixel density is 171 ppi. According to Lava, “It’s 7 inch HD display with Dual Twisted Nematic technology is ideal to provide an immersive multimedia and mobile gaming experience.  The device delivers crisp, bright visuals under all angles and ambient lights. And, multi-finger touch and gesture support makes it easier to use than ever before.” Under the hood of Lava, Ivory Pro runs a 1.2GHz quad-core Intel ‘Sofia 3G-R’ Atom processor. The GPU is an ARM Mali 450 GPU. The tablet comes in just one internal memory variant, and that is 16GB. However, it does support further expansion up to 32GB. The tablet comes with 1GB RAM. Lava Ivory Pop comes with 5Mp rear end camera and a 2MP front camera. The tablet comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

The one thing missing in the device is 4G. With most devices – even the budget ones, now focusing on 4G as that seems to be the next big trend in India, there’s a lot Lava Ivory Pop is missing out on. Most device makers are cashing in on the 4G trend in the country. However, Lava seems to be focusing on an extremely niche segment and targeting just a limited audience with their new launch. During the launch of Lava Ivory Pop, Raman Sharma, Head – Tablet and IT Products, Lava International said,“Addition of Lava Ivory POP in the Lava tablet portfolio strengthens our resolve to make valuable technology accessible to our consumers. Lava Ivory POP provides next generation experience to consumers with its powerful combination of design and technology. With an advanced Intel Chipset, exceptional multi-media feature and economical price point, we are confident that Lava Ivory POP will become a favorite of consumers.”


Rahul RathoreOctober 19, 2016
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Bengaluru, India: It was #PartyUp day for bloggers at the Hard Rock Café, Bangalore. Logitech’s subsidiary Ultimate Ears launched an app that allows the user to connect more than 50 of its speakers through wireless in fraction of seconds. Ultimate Ears’ waterproof (IPX7) Bluetooth speakers gives the user a party-like experience whether it’s on the beach or backyard.

With the release of PartyUp, the listener can connect UE BOOM, UE BOOM 2 and UE MEGABOOM speakers together. As it’s portable, it can conveniently used in a place where there is no sound system. Through the launch of app, Logitech also acquainted people about its latest range of Bluetooth speakers UE Boom 2.

So, be it a family outing or a weekend party, Ultimate Ears is currently the only company that provides its users the comfort of linking more than two to 50 Bluetooth wireless speakers without any hindrance.

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For instance, if there are 50 speakers, then one can connect with all the 50 speakers and play similar songs in all the speakers. The initiation to promote these speakers began from the youngsters and party freaks at the café. The speakers were utilized during the party to give its prospective customers an experience of the product.

Logitech’s UE Boom 2 is an augmented version of its previous speaker Boom and has a connectivity range till 100 feet.  It’s one-fourth percent louder than the previous model. Besides offering different colour combinations, the speaker is water resistant. So, one can easily cherish the musical experience with the speaker as it is portable and is an essential equipment during sojourns or house parties.

Through the use of free UE BOOM app, the user can easily select, drag and drop the speakers in the range to join the party anytime. The PartyUp app is quick and easy to sync Ultimate Ears speakers.

“Now, when friends come together, they can easily connect their speakers without worrying about limitations. Whether you and your crew are on a rooftop without a power outlet, or 50 of your closest pals are floating down a river without a dry spot in sight, PartyUp lets the party grow within seconds,” said Ashok Jangra, Logitech, Cluster Category Head – India & SWA.

PartyUp is available through the iOS® and Android™ app stores beginning today. This free app enhancement works with UE BOOM, UE BOOM 2 through the UE BOOM and UE apps.


GoodTime NationOctober 13, 2016
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Honor 8 to launch in India today; here’s everything you need to know

 

Huawei-sponsored Honor is good to go to dispatch its lead Honor 8 cell phone today in India. The cell phone will touch base in India about two months after it was propelled in China. In the event that the holes are to be trusted, Honor may likewise be propelling another cell phone today, a moderate variation called Honor 8 Smart. With only a couple of hours to the dispatch occasion, here’s a glance at all that we think about the cell phones propelling today.

 

The Honor 8 is a premium gadget with an aluminum plan and a 2.5D glass covering the front and back. The highlight of the gadget however is the double camera setup at the back. A developing number of organizations nowadays are pushing the cutoff points of what cell phone cameras can do, and one of the ways they are taking is by settling on two cameras at the back. Like the greatly discussed Huawei P9, the Honor 8 too accompanies a couple of 12-megapixel raise cameras with f/2.2 gap, pixel size of 1.76-micron, and double LED streak. Of the two camera sensors, one catches pictures in RGB hues while alternate does monochrome. The organization says the focal points cooperate to catch great quality photographs even in low light conditions.

Other than the camera bit, the Honor 8 includes a 5.2-crawl full HD (1920×1080 pixels) show with 2.5D bended glass on top and Corning Gorilla Glass insurance. In the engine is Huawei’s Kirin 950 octa-center processor timed at 1.8GHz. In China, Honor propelled its cell phone in three variations — two 32GB variations with 3GB and 4GB RAM, and a 64GB variation with 4GB of RAM. It will enthusiasm to see which variation Honor dispatches today in India.

The Honor 8 has been launched in India at a price of Rs 29,999 and will be available for buying via Flipkart, Amazon India and the Honor online store.

Notwithstanding the double camera setup at the back, the Honor 8 likewise gloats a 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.4 gap and full HD video recording capacities. The cell phone likewise highlights a 3,000mAh battery that the organization cases is sufficient to present to nine hours of online video gushing and up to 24 hours of online music. Additionally READ: Honor 8 hands-on and initial introductions

Availability choices incorporate double SIM card openings (mixture setup), 4G LTE bolster, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/air conditioning, NFC, IR Blaster and USB Type-C port with OTG bolster. On the product front, the Honor 8 keeps running on Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 wrapped under Huawei’s EMUI 4.1.

On the off chance that the breaks are to be trusted, the Honor 8 is liable to dispatch in India with a sticker price of Rs 29,999. At this premium sticker price, the cell phone will confront rivalry from any semblance of the OnePlus 3, LeEco Le Max2, and the as of late propelled Lenovo Z2 Plus also. These cell phones are a smidgen less expensive than the Honor 8, however are pretty much on par with regards to details and components.

Spills additionally propose that today we could see the dispatch of another cell phone, called the Honor 8 Smart. While points of interest are rare, this cell phone is accepted to be a conditioned down form of the Honor 8, and it will be propelled without the double camera setup on board.


GoodTime NationJuly 30, 2016
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Small & Medium Business log expenses, check invoices and track payments via user-friendly, automated chat bot

Mumbai,27th July 2016Gupshup, the leading bot platform, today announced a strategic partnership with Sage, a leading business accounting software provider, resulting in the launch of Sage’s chat bot for accounting. The bot, named PeggTM, enables users to log expenses, check invoices, track payments and more by simply chatting with it. Pegg represents a new, bot-enabled era in accounting making business software simpler, easier and better than desktop, web and app versions.

The Pegg beta debuts today at the 2016 Sage Summit (July 25-28th) in Chicago and is available on Facebook Messenger and Slack.

Pegg, powered by the Gupshup bot platform, turns the traditional accounting process on its head. The bot makes it easy for small business owners and entrepreneurs to enter and track important financial information in an instant, including filing expenses, tracking account balances and recording receipts and income. Businesses worldwide that previously relied on spreadsheets and manual practices will now be able to use a simple, yet powerful, accounting tool that requires no training or prior knowledge to use.

Pegg contains natural language processing abilities that enable users to say things in more than just one way. Pegg makes accounting invisible – the business user simply exchanges chat messages with the bot while the bot does the accounting behind the scenes. Pegg has a personality too – it’s efficient, with a slight sense of humor. Pegg’s vision is to eventually become a business trainer ever ready to provide sage advice. Pegg is available to a global audience and supports any currency. To use the bot, visit hellopegg.io.

“Over 65 percent of small businesses continue to largely rely on spreadsheets and manual recordkeeping practices that are not only inaccurate and time consuming, but also incredibly tedious and costly to maintain,” said Kriti Sharma, Global Director of Mobile Product Management, Sage. “Gupshup’s industry-leading cross channel bot platform has given us the ability to overcome the complexities of today’s accounting software and offer a fun, intuitive and accessible experience to entrepreneurs and small business owners.”

“The future of the workplace is conversational, and chatbots are now being integrated into key workflows and business processes to improve productivity,” said Beerud Sheth, CEO of Gupshup. “We are delighted to partner with Sage, an innovative technology leader that is pioneering a new approach to accounting software enabling small businesses to be more efficient and successful.”

This partnership announcement marks the second for Gupshup in the last two weeks, following closely behind the recent announcement of the company’s deal with Cisco Systems to bring chat bot functionality to the enterprise world.

About Gupshup

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Gupshup is the leading bot platform that is the easiest and fastest way to build advanced bots. It offers tools supporting the end-to-end bot lifecycle that frees the bot developer to focus on their business workflow. Gupshup is used by over 30,000 developers building services that process over 4 billion messages per month and over 150 billion cumulative.

About Sage

Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll, and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world’s entrepreneurs. Sage began as a small business in the U.K. 30 years ago, and over 13,000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs, across 23 countries, as they power the global economy. We reinvent and simplify business accounting through brilliant technology, working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners, and developers. And as a FTSE 100 business, we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation.


GoodTime NationJuly 2, 2016
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2min40

Chinese company Vivo have launched two smartphones Vivo X7 and X7 plus in China. The phone release date in India is yet to be announced. X7 is priced at 2,498 yuan (In India it will be about Rs 25,000).  The phone will be available for sale in the market from July 7, while the X7 Plus will be available in the market from July 15.

The company have launched Gold and Rose Gold color variant of the smartphone. Vivo X7 and X7 Plus, most features are the same. Both smartphones are equipped with 16-megapixel front camera.

The phone has a front camera with flash. With Finger print sensor feature in the smartphones it also has 4GB of RAM.  Both X7 and X7 Plus of smartphone has 1.8GHz Snapdragon 652 Octacore processor.

Vivo X7 will come with dual SIM. The phone has 5.2 inch screen with a resolution of 1080 × 1920 pixels.
The screen would be curved 2.5D. The phone will work on Android OS 5.1 Lollipop. X7 has a 13-megapixel rear camera. While X7 Plus has a 5.7 inch screen with a 1080 × 1920 pixels resolution with 2.5D curved glass. The smartphone battery has a capacity of 4000mAh.

In terms of connectivity, the phone has options such Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS. The Vivo X7 and X7 Plus review will be update soon after the phone is launched in India.



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