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4G tablets overtake 3G models in India for the first time

The sales of 4G-enabled tablets overtook that of 3G tablets for the first time in the April-June quarter of this year, numbers from CyberMedia Research showed.About 36% of the tablets sold in India during the three months came with 4G technology, while 33% came with support for only 3G

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Upcoming Intel Apollo Lake could disappoint going by Broxton Goldmont benchmarks

Intel's upcoming Apollo Lake low-end tablet and PC processor could trail ARM-based chips by a big margin if a benchmarking result from a product using similar technology is any indication.Goldmont, the core inside Apollo Lake is to be the first major update to Intel's Silvermont architecture and was supposed to take on

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Youtube Gaming now lets Indian gamers stream their play live

Google has launched the YouTube Gaming mobile app on Android and iOS in India.YouTube Gaming is an app that seeks to keep gamers connected to the games, players, and culture with videos, live streams, and the community.Globally, video games are quite a spectator sport unlike in India where they are mostly

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Intel Skylake brings 4k to basic desktops, boosts battery life in cheap laptops, convertibles

Intel has unveiled 40 of its new chips belonging to the Skylake or 6th Generation family.While there many advancements all over, for the price-sensitive customers, the launch gives special reasons to celebrate.FOR DESKTOPSFirst, the Skylake processors bring 4K UHD display support at a silicon price of just $64 (Rs 4,200).

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Reliance Jio unveils ambitious plan to retail smart devices across India

Reliance Industries' chairman Mukesh Ambani has said that the group will invest Rs 2.5 lakh crore in projects related to Digital India, the government's vision to boost growth of information technology in India, and will set up a network of 1.5 lakh retailers who will sell and service mobile

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Mukesh Ambani – Rs 4,000 LTE Smartphones come by year-end

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani today made several key announcements about the launch of the company's telecom, Internet and media services under its Reliance Jio brand. The details set forth in his speech give an idea of how Reliance Jio can totally disrupt the existing telecom and Internet scenario in

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ARM Cortex A72 continues to set new records, Intel Broxton under threat

With every passing day almost, the next-generation ARM Cortex A72 processor core continues to surprise with its robust performance in benchmarking charts.The ARM Cortex A72 is the new heavy-hitter processor technology from UK's ARM Holdings that will feature in nearly all high-end, and some mid-range, processors that are going to

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ARM-MediaTek-TSMC combo could threaten Intel’s market by year end

New benchmark scores for MediaTek's implementation of ARM Holdings' latest core design indicate that MediaTek and ARM are likely to have potential chips suitable for notebooks, servers and even desktop PCs by the end of this year or early next year. These chips would be potentially more powerful than those

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Can Indian brands like Micromax, Lava etc survive the Chinese onslaught?

Yesterday was that many Indian smartphone vendors such as Micromax, Spice Mobility, Lava and Xolo would remember.It was yesterday that Lenovo proved that it's low-priced 4G phone, the A6000, was no flash in the pan like Xiaomi Mi3, but that it intended to follow through and put up the

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