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Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Gets a Price Cut, Now Available in India at 31,900

Samsung Company Launched the Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM in India at Rs. 36,900. To recall, the headset was initially launched for China in Oct. last year and runs Android 6.0 out of the box. The Galaxy C9 Pro price in India has been slashed and customers can purchase the device at Rs. 31,900 from Samsung’s own online store from Flipkart in India.

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro

While the South Korean Samsung company did not make an announcement on the price cut for the country, it has quietly shed Rs. 5,000 off from the official price for Galaxy C9 Pro from its official online store. Further, as we mentioned earlier, the device is already available via Flipkart as well at the new price.

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro smartphone comes with a 6.00-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with a resolution of 1080 pixels x 1920 pixels. The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro price in India starts from Rs. 31,900.

The Galaxy C9 Pro is powered by Octa-core (4×1.95 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4×1.4 GHz Cortex-A53) processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The smartphone packs 64GB of internal storage (ROM) that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro packs a 16 MP, f/1.9, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash primary camera on the rear and a 16 MP front shooter for selfies. The smartphone camera features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR.

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro

The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro runs Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) and is powered by a Non-removable 4000 mAh battery. The dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. The Galaxy C9 Pro connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG and 4G with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India. The smartphone includes Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Yu Yureka Black vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 vs Moto G5 vs Coolpad Note 5 Lite Compared and Price in India

Micromax Yu company on Thursday launched the Yu Yureka Black device at Rs. 8,999. The device is essentially a reboot of the Yureka that was launched back in 2014. The new version comes with an all new Black color variant with some updated specs and given its budget price tag, we compare the headset with the Xiaomi Redmi 4, Moto G5, and Coolpad Note 5 Lite, which fall under the price segment. Notably, the Moto G5 phone is significantly more expensive but has very similar specifications.

Yu Yureka Black vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 vs Moto G5 vs Coolpad Note 5 Lite Compared and Price in India

The Yu Yureka Black smartphone features an all-metal build and features a 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. The Yureka Black is powered by an Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53, Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 processors coupled with 4GB of RAM. In comparison, the Motorola Moto G5 sports a similar 5-inch full-HD IPS display with 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels, while the Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Coolpad Note 5 Lite smartphones, both offer a 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with 720 pixels by 1280 pixels.

While the Yu Yureka Black smartphone only offers a single RAM option of 4GB, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes in three RAM options of 2/3/4GB, while the Motorola Moto G5 and Coolpad Note 5 Lite phone are offered with 3GB of RAM.

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The Motorola Moto G5 is also similar to the Yu Yureka Black device with a 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 430 processor. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 gets a marginally better 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC, while the Coolpad Note 5 Lite is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735CP SoC.

Coming to the smartphone camera specifications, the Yu Yureka Black sports a 13 MP rear camera with dual-LED flash and an 8 MP front camera with flash similar to the Coolpad Note 5 Lite. In comparison, the Motorola Moto G5 and Redmi 4 also get a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, but they offer only 5 MP front-facing cameras.

When it comes to battery, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 offers the biggest at 4100mAh, while the Yu Yureka Black, Motorola Moto G5, and Coolpad Note 5 Lite pack 3000mAh, 2800mAh, and 2500mAh batteries, respectively.

The Yureka Black and Redmi 4 smartphone run on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), the Coolpad Note 5 Lite was launched running Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Cool UI 6.0, while the Motorola Moto G5 is the only one among them to run Android 7.0 (Nougat) out-of-the-box.

Given the specifications of the device, the Redmi 4 is priced the cheapest at Rs. 6,999, while the Coolpad Note 5 Lite was launched for Rs. 8,199, the Yureka Black at Rs. 8,999 and the Moto G5 is the highest at Rs. 11,999. The Redmi 4 is pricing has proved successful so far as it recently registered a milestone, selling 250,000 units in eight minutes in its first sale.

However, the Yureka Black, Moto G5, and Coolpad Note 5 Lite offer a more premium design with metal casings that Xiaomi Redmi 4 does not offer. So if you are looking for a budget device with a premium design, you should consider these smartphones. But if one is looking purely at a price point given the specifications, then the Xiaomi Redmi 4 looks like a clear winner here.

Compare Yu Yureka Black Compare Xiaomi Redmi 4 Compare Motorola Moto G5 Compare Coolpad Note 5 Lite
General
Release date June 2017 March 2017 February 2017 November 2016
Dimensions (mm) 145.30 x 72.30 x 8.70 144.30 x 73.00 x 9.50 139.30 x 69.90 x 8.65
Weight (g) 148.00 145.00 150.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000 2500 2800 4100
Removable battery No No Yes No
Colours Black Grey, Gold Lunar Grey, Fine Gold Gold, Black
Display
Screen size (inches) 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels 720×1280 pixels 1080×1920 pixels 720×1280 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 294 441 296
Hardware
Processor 1.4GHz octa-core 1GHz quad-core 1.4GHz octa-core 1.4GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MediaTek MT6735 Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
RAM 4GB 2/3/4GB 3GB 3GB
Internal storage 32GB 16/32/64GB 16GB 32GB
Expandable storage Yes Yes Yes Yes
Expandable storage type microSD microSD microSD microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128 128 128 128
Camera
Rear camera 13-megapixel 13-megapixel 13-megapixel 13-megapixel
Flash Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel 8-megapixel 5-megapixel 5-megapixel
Software
Operating System Android 6.0 Android 6.0 Android 7.0 Android 6.0.1
Skin CoolUI 8.0 MIUI 8
Connectivity
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes Yes, v 4.00 Yes, v 4.20 Yes, v 4.10
NFC No No No No
Number of SIMs 2 2 2 2
SIM1
SIM Type Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM
4G/LTE Yes Yes Yes Yes
SIM2
SIM Type Micro-SIM Nano-SIM Micro-SIM
4G/LTE Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sensors
Compass/ Magnetometer No No No Yes
Proximity sensor Yes Yes Yes Yes
Accelerometer Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gyroscope No No Yes Yes
Barometer No No No No
Temperature sensor No No No No

Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Xiaomi Redmi 3S vs Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus vs Lyf Water 10 Comparison

Xiaomi Redmi 4A launch in India, bringing another low-cost 4G VoLTE device to the intensely competitive budget headset segment. The smartphone price bracket already has a few popular devices, such as Xiaomi Redmi 3S, Lenovo Vibe Plus and Lyf Water 10 so the addition of Redmi 4A gives consumers yet another good option in a segment in which they are already spoilt for choice. We take a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the four 4G VoLTE device.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. The device runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 4100mAh non-removable battery. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Xiaomi Redmi 3S vs Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus vs Lyf Water 10 Comparison

The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is powered by 1.2GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The headset packs 16GB of internal storage (ROM) that can be expanded up to 32GB via a MicroSD card. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus packs a 13 MP primary camera on the rear and a 5 MP front shooter for selfies.

The Lyf Water 10 is powered by 1.3GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The device packs 16GB of internal storage (ROM) that can be expanded up to 64GB via a MicroSD card. The Headset connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G and 4G with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India. The Lyf Water 10 device includes a Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Xiaomi Redmi 3S vs Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus vs Lyf Water 10 Comparison

Compare Xiaomi Redmi 4A Compare Lyf Water 10 Compare Xiaomi Redmi 3S Compare Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus
General
Release date November 2016 August 2016 June 2016 February 2016
Dimensions (mm) 139.50 x 70.40 x 8.50 146.50 x 72.00 x 8.50 139.30 x 69.60 x 8.50 142.00 x 71.00 x 8.20
Weight (g) 131.50 142.00 144.00 142.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3120 2300 4100 2750
Removable battery No No No Yes
Colours Golden, Rose Gold, Dark Grey Black Grey, Silver, Gold Platinum Silver, Champagne Gold, Graphite Gray
Display
Screen size (inches) 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Resolution 720×1280 pixels 720×1280 pixels 720×1280 pixels 1080×1920 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 296 294 441
Hardware
Processor 1.4GHz quad-core 1.3GHz octa-core 1.1GHz octa-core 1.2GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MediaTek MT6753 Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 616
RAM 2GB 3GB 2GB 2GB
Internal storage 16GB 16GB 16GB 16GB
Expandable storage Yes Yes Yes Yes
Expandable storage type microSD microSD microSD microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128 64 128 32
Camera
Rear camera 13-megapixel 13-megapixel 13-megapixel 13-megapixel
Flash Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front camera 5-megapixel 5-megapixel 5-megapixel 5-megapixel
Software
Operating System Android 6.0 Android 5.1 Android 6.0.1 Android 5.1
Skin MIUI 8 MIUI 7
Connectivity
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.10 Yes Yes, v 4.10 Yes, v 4.10
NFC No No No No
Number of SIMs 2 2 2 2
SIM1
SIM Type Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM
4G/LTE Yes Yes Yes Yes
SIM2
SIM Type Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM
4G/LTE Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sensors
Compass/ Magnetometer No No Yes Yes
Proximity sensor Yes Yes Yes Yes
Accelerometer Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gyroscope Yes Yes Yes Yes
Barometer No No No No
Temperature sensor No No No No

Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 Launched Octa-core with Android 7.0 Nougat

The Samsung has unveiled the successor to the Galaxy Wide smartphone in its homeland, South Korea. The all-new Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 device has been priced at KRW 297,000 (roughly Rs. 17,000).

Samsung Galaxy Wide 2

The Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 features a 5.5-inches HD LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with 2.5D curved glass on top. The device is powered by a 1.6 GHz Octa-core processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB internal storage that is expandable Up to 256GB via microSD card.

The Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 sports a 13-megapixel primary camera with the 5-megapixel front camera. The device camera features LED flash, f/1.9, Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, Panorama. The smartphone is backed by a 3300mAh battery and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) out of the box. It measures 151.5 x 76.4 x 8.6mm and weighs 170 grams.

Samsung Galaxy Wide 2

The Samsung is official South Korea website hasn’t listed the new Samsung Galaxy Wide 2 as of now. The new smartphone has been launched in collaboration with mobile carrier SK Telecom in South Korea. Currently, the Galaxy Wide 2 has been launched only in South Korea with no information on pricing and availability in other markets.

Zen Admire Joy Budget device With 4G VoLTE Support Launched at Rs. 3,777

Domestic device manufacturer Zen Mobile on Tuesday announced the launch of it’s Admire Joy phone exclusively via online marketplace Shopclues. Priced at Rs. 3,777, the headset is already available for purchase on the e-commerce site, which states an MRP of Rs. 4,499. The highlight of the phone in its price is its support for the 4G vote.

Zen Admire Joy

The Zen Admire Joy smartphone comes with a 5.00-inch FWVGA capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with a resolution of 480 pixels by 854 pixels. Zen Admire Joy price in India starts from Rs. 3,777.

The Zen Admire Joy is powered by the 1.3GHz Quad-core processor and it comes with 768MB of RAM. The device packs 8GB of internal storage (ROM) that can be expanded up to 32GB via a MicroSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Zen Admire Joy packs a 5 MP, LED flash, Autofocus, Face detection primary camera on the rear and a 2 MP front shooter for selfies.

Zen Admire Joy

The Zen Admire Joy runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is powered by a 2000mAh Non-removable Li-ion battery. The Zen Admire Joy is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Regular and Regular. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Headphones, FM, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include a Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Xiaomi Mi 6 comes with Dual 12 MP Camera with 6GB RAM

Xiaomi Mi 6 is another powerful device from the house of Xiaomi, which has been extremely generous in providing the Indian smartphone market with a large number of the great quality device. The Xiaomi Mi 6 feeds from a powerful processor and a great camera quality.

Xiaomi Mi 6

Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone comes with a 5.15-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 428 pixels per inch. The smartphone capacitive touch screen responds well to multi-touch.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is powered by Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo), Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The Xiaomi Mi 6 packs 64/128GB of internal storage (ROM) can’t be expanded. The smartphone packs a Dual 12 MP (27mm, f/1.8, OIS 4-axis & 52mm, f/2.6), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash primary camera on the rear and a 8 MP front shooter for selfies. The device camera features 1/2.9″ sensor size, 1.25 µm @ 27mm & 1.0 µm @ 52mm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 runs Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) and is powered by a 3350mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery. It measures 145.17 x 70.49 x 7.45 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 182.00 grams.

Xiaomi Mi 6

The Mi 6 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. The Xiaomi Mi 6 device connectivity options include GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM, NFC, 3G and 4G with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India. Sensors on the Mi 6 smartphone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Oppo F3 with Dual Selfie Camera Launched in India at Rs. 19,990

The Oppo F3 with dual selfie camera has been launched in the Indian market. The smaller sibling of the Oppo F3 Plus, the new headset is priced at Rs. 19,990 and will be up for pre-order from today. The Oppo F3 device pre-orders will end on May 12, and the first sale will be on May 13.

Oppo F3

In terms of design, Oppo F3 phone looks identical to the F3 Plus that was launched in March. When compared to its bigger sibling, the Oppo F3 device sports slightly less exciting specs, but the price tag is significantly less as well. To recap, the Oppo F3 Plus device was launched at Rs. 30,990.

The Oppo F3 phone dual selfie camera bears one 16 MP 1.3-inch sensor with f/2.0 aperture, and a double view wide-angle camera that has an 8 MP sensor. While the former sports a 76.4-degree wide-angle lens, the latter sports a 120-degree wide-angle lens that allows for 105-degree field-of-view group selfies. Users can choose which lens they want to use, and, the headset comes with a smart facial recognition feature that Oppo says automatically suggests which lens is ideal. The Oppo F3 smartphone comes with various camera features, including the Beautify 4.0 app, Selfie Panorama, Screen Flash, and Palm Shutter.

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The Oppo F3 phone also bears a fingerprint sensor on the home button, said to unlock the device in as little as 0.2 seconds. The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) smartphone runs ColorOS 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. There’s a new feature called Clone Apps that allows you to use two WhatsApp accounts on the device. The Oppo F3 phone bears a 5.5-inch full HD 1080 pixels x 1920 pixels In-Cell TFT 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 401ppi pixel density. It is powered by a 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T6 octa-core SoC coupled with Mali-T860 GPU processor and 4GB of RAM.

Oppo F3

The Oppo F3 sports 64GB of internal storage that is expandable via a dedicated up to 128GB microSD card. The device bears a triple-slot tray, letting users utilize two SIM cards and one microSD card at the same time. On the rear, the Oppo F3 Plus sports a 13 MP 1.3-inch sensor with PDAF, and LED flash. The Oppo F3 smartphone packs a 3200mAh non-removable battery as well.

Connectivity options on board the Oppo F3 phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/AC, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB. The device measures at 153.3×75.3×7.3mm, and weighs 153 grams.