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Check out the new phones of Week 25

Check out the new phones of Week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (5)

We had quite a busy week in the mobile realm. The news section and rumor mill both seem to be buzzing with rumors and speculations about various upcoming devices, like the iPhone 6s, Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the OnePlus 2 and many, many...


Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 is the thinnest phone... without bumps

Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 is the thinnest phone... without bumps

18 June, 2015 | comments (74)

Micromax unveiled today the Canvas Sliver 5, the world's thinnest phone without any bumps, with a waistline measuring only 5.1mm. True, the Oppo R5 and vivo X5Max are slimmer, but so much so that engineers couldn't fit the entire camera module...

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Micromax to launch a flagship phone tomorrow

Micromax to launch a flagship phone tomorrow

17 June, 2015 | comments (35)

Micromax has sent out media invites for the launch of a flagship smartphone tomorrow in New Delhi, India. The invite image carries cryptic text - "Mystery prisoner found locked in. Can he escape his destiny?" Also there is mention of Jailbreak on...

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Check out the new phones of Week 23

Check out the new phones of Week 23

07 June, 2015 | comments (2)

The past few days were quite busy on the mobile front. Device announcements were quite plentiful and a lot of them entirely out of the blue. There isn't really any spectacular powerhouse on the list, but, the phones do deserve their share of...


Android 5.1.1 update rolling out to Android One devices in India

Android 5.1.1 update rolling out to Android One devices in India

06 June, 2015 | comments (37)

The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update has started rolling out to Android One smartphones in India. The devices that are receiving the update include the Micromax Canvas A1, Spice Dream UNO Mi-498, and Karbonn Sparkle V. The over-the-air (OTA)...


Micromax’s first 4G phone Canvas Knight 2 launched for $260

Micromax’s first 4G phone Canvas Knight 2 launched for $260

05 June, 2015 | comments (27)

Micromax has finally forayed into the race of introducing 4G LTE network supporting smartphones for Indian market. The new Canvas Knight 2 is Micromax’s first 4G network capable dual-SIM smartphone packed with competitive hardware and priced at INR...

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Micromax Canvas A1 AQ4502 with 8GB internal memory launched

Micromax Canvas A1 AQ4502 with 8GB internal memory launched

01 June, 2015 | comments (13)

Micromax has quietly launched the Canvas A1 AQ4502, an upgraded version of the Canvas A1 AQ4501 Android One smartphone which was launched back in September last year. Specs-wise, the device is powered by a Mediatek MT6582 SoC with quad-core...

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Micromax Unite 2 starts getting Lollipop update

Micromax Unite 2 starts getting Lollipop update

30 May, 2015 | comments (148)

The Unite 2, which was announced by Micromax back in May last year, has started receiving the Lollipop update. Sized at around 413MB, the OTA update brings Android 5.0 to the entry-level handset. The build is dated April 24. If you haven't...

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6-inch Micromax Canvas Doodle 4 launches in India

6-inch Micromax Canvas Doodle 4 launches in India

26 May, 2015 | comments (21)

If you're a fan of the Canvas Doodle series of huge phablets from Indian manufacturer Micromax, you're in luck. The company just launched the latest model in the line. The Canvas Doodle 4 comes to succeed its predecessor from last year. It keeps...

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Micromax launches Canvas Nitro 2 in India, priced at around $173

Micromax launches Canvas Nitro 2 in India, priced at around $173

16 May, 2015 | comments (27)

The successor to the Micromax Canvas Nitro A311, which went on sale back in December last year, has been launched in India. Dubbed Canvas Nitro 2, the device is priced at INR 10,990 ($173), and is available on e-commerce website Infibeam as well as...

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Yu Yureka starts receiving Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Yu Yureka starts receiving Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

15 May, 2015 | comments (45)

Nearly a month after the Android 5.0 update started rolling out to it, the Yu Yureka smartphone has begun receiving an incremental Lollipop update. "We are excited to announce a new software update for Yureka which will lead to improved...

Tags: Yu, Android, Micromax


YU Yuphoria Amazon page, teaser videos go live

YU Yuphoria Amazon page, teaser videos go live

11 May, 2015 | comments (18)

An Amazon page and a duo of video teasers for the upcoming YU Yuphoria smartphone went live. The Micromax subsidiary will unveil the smartphone in a couple of days, on May 12. The Amazon page allows interested users to sign up for updates on...

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Alleged press image of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 leaks out

Alleged press image of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 leaks out

10 May, 2015 | comments (25)

Purported live photo of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablet made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @OnLeaks. The Korean giant’s full-size tablet is rumored to make its official debut at some point in June. Overall, it appears that...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 19

The Top 10 trending phones of week 19

10 May, 2015 | comments (15)

There has been quite a lot of movement in the top 10 chart yet again. Trends may be shifting, but it seems that the Galaxy S6 has absolutely no intention of giving up the lead. It is definitely still the top dog with a formidable lead ahead of the...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 18

The Top 10 trending phones of week 18

03 May, 2015 | comments (13)

This week turned out quite surprising and brought us one of the most diverse editions of our Top 10 trending chart. Just don't expect the Samsung Galaxy S6 to surrender the crown, it still remains undisturbed at the top. The Top 10 trending...


Micromax Canvas Spark with Lollipop launched for $79

Micromax Canvas Spark with Lollipop launched for $79

21 April, 2015 | comments (127)

Micromax has added yet another smartphone to its entry-level Canvas series. The all new Canvas Spark boasts of running Android 5.0 Lollipop update out of the box and is priced at INR4,999 ($79) for India. Following Xiaomi’s strategy, Micromax will...

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YU's Project Caesar gets teased again, has some specs outed

YU's Project Caesar gets teased again, has some specs outed

25 March, 2015 | comments (32)

Earlier this month we first told you about Project Caesar, the codename for YU's next Android smartphone. The company is a spinoff from Micromax, the biggest Indian phone maker, and it launched its first device, the Yureka, a while back. This has...

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Android 5.1 rolling out to Micromax Canvas A1 in India

Android 5.1 rolling out to Micromax Canvas A1 in India

21 March, 2015 | comments (387)

Micromax just announced that over the course of a week it will be rolling out the Android 5.1 Lollipop update to its budget-minded Canvas A1 smartphone. The update is being seeded in India, and comes just in time not to break Goolge's promise from a...

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MIcromax teases Android Lollipop update for YU Yureka

MIcromax teases Android Lollipop update for YU Yureka

08 March, 2015 | comments (114)

It looks like YU Yureka will be getting an Android 5.0 Lollipop update later this month. The Micromax sub-brand released a catchy teaser image for the for the new firmware on its social channels. Yu's teaser image (click to enlarge) As you...

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Micromax Canvas Fire 4 with Lollipop launched for $113 in India

Micromax Canvas Fire 4 with Lollipop launched for $113 in India

02 March, 2015 | comments (39)

Micromax has launched Canvas Fire 4 in India for $113 (Rs. 6,999). This fourth iteration of Canvas Fire series runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. Canvas Fire 4 appears to be an iterative run-of-the-mill smartphone with dual front...

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