Moto Z2 Play has launched in India for Rs. 27,999, a week after it was unveiled worldwide. The smartphone is the successor to Moto Z Play, the first of Lenovo’s smartphones to do a lot of advertising for accessories called Moto Mods. The smartphone will go on sale on June 15 through Flipkart and offline stores and can be pre-ordered until June 14. The company had previously announced new Moto Mods, but they will not be available immediately in India. If you use Reliance Jio, you get an extra 100GB of 4G data when you buy the Moto Z2 Play.

Moto Z2 Play runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and has a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and a pixel density of 401ppi. A 2.2GHz Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor powers the smartphone with 4GB of RAM. It has a 3000 mAh battery with fast charging, a 12-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The 64 GB of built-in storage on the Moto Z2 Play is expandable via a microSD card (up to 2 TB).

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Here are other things that have made headlines in the world of technology today.

OnePlus 5 price, specs tipped for June 20 launch OnePlus 5 seems to be the smartphone everyone is waiting for right now. The company has always claimed to make flagship smartphones available at a low price and has found its audience among those seeking value for money. However, this time, the price may be much closer to flagship smartphones than before. The OnePlus 5 could cost almost as much as the iPhone 7 or the Samsung Galaxy S8, but will people buy it at that price? We’ll know soon enough.

On the news closer to home, Amazon India has announced that the OnePlus 5 will go on sale on June 22, the day it arrives in the country. The source code of the Amazon India webpage has also revealed that the smartphone will have 8 GB of RAM.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 are available at a discount in India Flipkart is selling the iPhone 6 with 16GB storage at the lowest price yet in India; this is part of the company’s Father’s Day promotion, and the offer will last until June 10. Interestingly, the iPhone SE is available for the same price through Flipkart. Amazon India is also never far from the competition as the e-commerce website has put the iPhone 7 up for sale. Thanks to this competition, you can get just about any iPhone you want for a good price.

Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3 India announced launch dayHMD Global had confirmed the launch date for Nokia’s Android phones. The Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6 will be launched in India soon. The prices of the three smartphones have also been leaked online, with a new report putting the three smartphones at around Rs. 9,000, rupees. 12,000 and Rs. 16,000, respectively. In other news, the company’s rumored flagship smartphone Nokia 9, has been spotted again. The latest leak hints at a new smartphone variant, Unknown Heart, if rumors are to be believed.

iPhone 8, iPhone 7s Rumors Go On We are reaching that stage where a few new iPhone rumors emerge daily. The latest show critical design details and reveals information about the smartphone’s production. The new report may be believable because it confirms some of the things we’ve already seen in previous leaks. It also claims that there will be no delays in the launch of the iPhone 8, despite other rumors claiming that the alleged redesign of the phone would lead to a brief pause in the launch.

WhatsApp may get the undo send feature soon. Have you ever sent a message to the wrong group? Or maybe typed something that you immediately regretted? If yes, then WhatsApp’s message retrieval feature will surely please you. It allows you to delete messages on both your phone and the recipient’s phone within 5 minutes, making this a must-have for many people who want to be able to take back certain things they’ve sent. The WhatsApp feature is reportedly being activated remotely on phones running version 2.17.30 of the app or later.

Oppo F3 Plus price cut in India Oppo F3 Plus has reportedly undergone a significant price cut in India. The smartphone, launched earlier this year for Rs. 30,990, is now available at a discount of Rs. 3,000. Oppo F3 Plus has a 6-inch full-HD display, 1.95GHz octa-core processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, 4000mAh battery, and dual rear cameras. If this is what you’ve been waiting for, now might be a good time to pick up this smartphone.

‘Siri not nearly as good as Alexa or Google Assistant’ A former Apple employee has reportedly claimed that Apple’s Siri is not almost as good as Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. The employee says that all three are voice-based virtual assistants, but Siri is still lagging. This may not surprise anyone who has used all three virtual assistants, but with the launch of Apple’s HomePod at WWDC 2017, people may want to factor Siri into their purchasing decisions.

Assassin’s Creed Origins is the next game in the series of Assassin’s Creed fans; here’s the news you’ve been waiting for. Our report has all the details you need, including images of the leaked box art and game setting and some information about what to expect from the story. We also have details on the price of Assassin’s Creed Origins in India.

Is Xbox Scorpio coming to E3 2017? Microsoft’s next big console is the Xbox Scorpwhichd it may launch during E3 2017, one of the biggest gaming events of the year. We’d still avoid believing any rumor surrounding the Xbox Scorpio, but it’s safe toexe ct atoer reveal at E3 2017.

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