Posts From Pranob Mehrotra

Pranob Mehrotra
Pranob Mehrotra

A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.

Xiaomi Mi 11 series: Here’s everything we know about Xiaomi’s 2021 flagship lineup!

A day before Qualcomm officially unveiled the Snapdragon 888, the company partially detailed the flagship SoC and confirmed the names of 14 OEMs who would launch devices with the new processor. Xiaomi was one of the manufacturers on the list, and the company teased the Mi 11 just a day after Qualcomm's launch event. A...

You can now get your hands on Fossil’s new Gen 5E smartwatches in India

Fossil's latest lineup of Wear OS smartwatches, the Fossil Gen 5E, is finally available for purchase in India. First unveiled back in October last year, the new smartwatches offer almost all the features that you get with the premium Gen 5 lineup but at a more affordable price. Fossil Gen 5E: Specifications Specification Fossil Gen 5E Dimensions 44mm 22mm...

OnePlus 9 series: Here’s everything we know about the next flagship series from OnePlus!

2020 was a monumental year for OnePlus. The company started it off with the launch of its first "true" flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 8 Pro, which was followed by the company's first mid-ranger in five years — the OnePlus Nord. OnePlus then further expanded its portfolio to include a couple of budget-friendly devices in the...

Realme ups its game with a 108MP camera and other improvements on the Realme 8 series

Realme today hosted a Camera Innovation Event to showcase all the new hardware and software innovations that will make an appearance on the upcoming Realme 8 series. To kick things off, the company first announced that the upcoming Realme 8 Pro will pack a 108MP primary camera with 3x in-sensor zoom capabilities and a new...

Google TV app preps a new remote control feature for your Android TV

The Google TV app on Android (previously Play Movies & TV) is getting a new remote control feature that will let you control your Android TV. XDA's Mishaal Rahman, has spotted the feature in the latest Google TV release (v4.25) and, while it isn't live yet, he has managed to enable it manually to get...

Xiaomi finally makes the jump to 120Hz AMOLED on the Redmi Note series

Xiaomi will launch the much-awaited Redmi Note 10 series in India later this week. Much like the Redmi Note 9 series, the new lineup will include a host of devices, starting from the vanilla Redmi Note 10 and going all the way up to the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max. Over the last few months,...

YouTube Music starts testing new Library Tracks playlist

After rolling out a progressive web app for Chromebooks earlier this month, Google is now testing a new Library Tracks playlist in YouTube Music. The new playlist has started rolling out to a few users, and it gives them easy access to all the songs in their library. Reddit user Iordbrack recently spotted the new Library...

Samsung Galaxy S21: Everything you need to know about Samsung’s new flagship phone series

The Samsung Galaxy S21, Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus, and Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra are the latest 5G flagships from Samsung. They represent the pinnacle of consumer-ready technology in the conventional smartphone form factor. These phones come with class-leading technologies, and for the first time ever, a phone outside of the Galaxy Note lineup is offering...

Redmi K40 is likely launching in global markets as the POCO F3

Although POCO insists on calling itself an independent brand, its product portfolio mostly consists of rebranded Xiaomi devices. For example, the POCO F2 Pro from last year was a rebranded Redmi K30 Pro 5G, the POCO X2 was a rebranded Redmi K30, and the POCO M2 Pro was a rehashed Redmi Note 9 Pro. While the...

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon Insiders, a new community for enthusiasts

Qualcomm today announced a new program, called Snapdragon Insiders, to engage with fans from around the world. The company wishes to give Snapdragon fans the chance to learn more about their favorite Snapdragon tech right from the experts, share pro tips to help users make the most out of their devices, and reward loyal fans...

OPPO will officially unveil the Find X3 series on March 11th

OPPO has finally confirmed that it will unveil the Find X3 series on March 11th. The company shared this information in a recent tweet, with a poster showcasing what looks to be the unusual camera bump that we recently spotted in leaked images of the Find X3 Pro. Join us for the #OPPOFindX3Series launch event on...

OnePlus starts rolling out OxygenOS 11 based on Android 11 to the OnePlus Nord

It's been almost two months since OnePlus rolled out the first OxygenOS Open Beta with Android 11 for the OnePlus Nord. Since then, the company has rolled out two more Android 11 beta updates to the device bringing January 2021 security patches and a couple of improvements. OnePlus is now finally rolling out the first...