Honor 9i was launched in India a day after Google let its large hardware ecosystem play at the Pixel 2 event. The Honor 9i smartphone has four cameras and a 5.9-inch FullView display, which means that most of the front of the smartphone is just the display – a trending design in 2017. It costs Rs. 17,999 and will be available exclusively through Flipkart starting October 14. The Honor 9i has an unusual hardware feature: four cameras – two on the front and two on the back.
Honor 9i has a metal unibody design, and the screen resolution is 1080×2160 pixels. It has an 83 percent screen-to-body ratio, which should appeal to fans of bezel-free displays on smartphones. It has a 13-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor for depth-of-field shooting via the front camera. On the back, the smartphone has a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2 megapixel secondary sensor. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Kirin 659 processor, 4 GB of RAM, and 64 GB of storage. Honor 9i runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and has a 3340mAh battery.
Honor also launched the 10000mAh Quick Charge Power Bank,, priced at Rs 2,399. This is currently available at a discounted price of Rs. 1,999 if you are interested. The company unveiled two new tablets, the Honor MediaPad T3 and Honor MediaPad T3 10. The MediaPad T3 costs Rs. 12,999, while the MediaPad T3 10 is priced at Rs. 14,999, and both are exclusive to Flipkart. The main difference between the two tablets is the screen size – MediaPad T3 has an 8-inch screen, while MediaPad T3 10 has a 10-inch screen.
Here’s everything else that has made the news in the world of technology today.
Flipkart’s Festive Dhamaka Days Sale Begins. Diwali is just around the corner,, so big discounts are now available in leading online stores. Amazon’s Great Indian Festival sale kicked off on Wednesday, and Flipkart’s Festive Dhamaka Days sale kicked off on Thursday, just in time. Gadgets like the iPhone 8 64GB, iPad 9.7-inch 32GB, and Lenovo K8 Plus 32GB were among the discount on Day 1 of Flipkart’s sale.
In this Flipkart sale, the deals aren’t as good as last week’s sales, but that’s not to say all deals are bad. Our deals expert has found products that normally don’t get many discounts, such as gaming laptops that are available at a big discount, so keep your eyes peeled for great deals. Large appliances are among the most popular products people like to buy online at a discount, and Flipkart launched its own MarQ brand of large appliances. This label includes TVs, washing machines, and air conditioners.
Reliance Jio lags behind Airtel internet speeds: OpenSignal London-based wireless card company, OpenSignal, has released a report claiming that Reliance Jio’s 4G LTE speeds are among the worst in India right now. The report states that Airtel offered a download speed of 9.15 Mbps, Vodafone 7.45 Mbps, Idea 7.4 Mbps, and Jio only 5.81 Mbps. This is based on data collected between June 1 and August 31, OpenSignal claims. An important disclaimer here is that Reliance Jio offers the widest 4G LTE coverage in India. Hence, the overall average download speed figures for all other telcos are still behind Jio. This is because other telcos also offer 3G and 2G internet.
Nokia 9 mockup image spotted. The upcoming Nokia 9 has been spotted in a mockup image, indicating an edge-to-edge display. If that rumor is true, we may soon enter an era where all smartphones have edge-to-edge shows. This leak suggests that the Nokia 9 may also have a curved display. Based on older leaks, the Nokia 9 spec sheet may look like this: two variants with 6GB and 8GB RAM, 128GB storage, and IP68 dust, and water resistance. The smartphone could even have an iris scanner.
YouTuber JerryRigEverything has put the Nokia 8 through a battery of scratch, burn, and bend tests, and the smartphone doesn’t disappoint with its performance. Meanwhile, Nokia 8 has received its first endurance test showing that the phone can take care of itself in difficult conditions. We suppose the good old Nokia build quality is still good enough.
UIDAI denies data breach reports The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) denied on Wednesday that there had been a security breach of its database after reports emerged claiming that the data of some 6,000 Indian companies and government agencies were for sale on the internet. . The reported breach “does not contain any confidential data of UIDAI and has not affected the services provided by the authority,” the UIDAI said in a statement. With Aadhaar, the UIDAI has collected a mountain of data on Indian citizens,, making it a big target for hackers. So far, UIDAI has stood firm in its claims that this data has not been breached, and one can only hope that its claims are true.
HP updates Specter 13, Specter x360 13 laptops has updated the Specter 13 and Specter x360 13 laptops with Intel’s 8th generation processors. HP touts the Specter 13 as the world’s thinnest touch laptop. This features a full-size edge-to-edge backlit keyboard, 16GB of RAM, up to 1TB of SSD storage, and up to 11.5 hours of battery life, HP claims. The Specter x360 13 has a 13-inch screen with a resolution of up to 4K and comparable specifications to the Specter 13. The big feature of the Specter x360 is the battery life, which according to HP, is up to 16.5 hours. It also has a built-in fingerprint reader.
Asus Zenfone Max price cut in IndiaAsus has cut the price of the ZenFone Max (ZC550KL) in India. The smartphone, which was available for Rs. 8,999, is now priced at Rs. 7.999. This is quite a significant price reduction and makes the smartphone a good option for the price-conscious consumer. Asus ZenFone Max was launched in January 2016 and featured 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of built-in storage. The main feature of ZenFone Max is battery life, as it comes with a 5000mAh battery. The smartphone now comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and has a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 5-megapixel camera on the front.