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It seems that Samsung was testing prototypes with dual cameras and fingerprint sensor, one of which has leaked on the web.

Galaxy S8 prototype with dual camera leaks

The prototype also shows no fingerprint scanner, suggesting the original idea to go for a screen embedded sensor.

The leak shows the pre-installed app versions that will be available on the S8 Active out-of-the-box. The S8 Active will carry the codename of G892A.

Another Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks

The S8 Active will be a successor to the last year’s durability champ, the Galaxy S7 Active and will base on this year’s Galaxy S8.

So is the OnePlus 5 durable enough for your daily use?

Durability test: OnePlus 5 gets a scratched, bent

Except for a waterproof body, the OnePlus 5 is definitely strong enough to withstand the daily torture in your bag.

The OP5 cameras do have a few flaws that need to be ironed out by OnePlus and we hope they push some updates for the camera engine as soon as possible.

Camera fight: OnePlus 5 vs iPhone 7 Plus

OnePlus boasts heavily on its camera’s performance. Let's see how they perform in comparison to the iPhone 7 Plus.

The smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat on a 2.0GHz Helio P10 octa-core processor along with 4GB RAM and 64GB of onboard storage

Gionee A1 Virat Kohli Signature Edition launched for Rs 19,999

The phone carries over the specifications from the standard edition albeit with a signature of Virat Kohli on the rear panel.

Gadgets

Linksys is including the Smart Wi-Fi Application with Network Map, allowing users to remotely monitor and control their network anywhere.

Linksys India launches Dual-Band gigabit Wi-Fi router

The Linksys WRT1900ACS Wi-Fi Router has upgraded hardware features for delivering AC1900 Wi-Fi speeds.

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Emporio Armani introduces its first smartwatch

The new series by Emporio Armani is a part of Fossil Group’s 300 smartwatch models, scheduled to launch later this year.

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Refurbished technology: Cheap and worth it!

You’re probably buying an old product with a new outer shell, new battery and the same one-year warranty that the new hardware comes with.

It comes with a detachable battery that can provide a range of 30 miles (50 km) on a single charge and can top out at 20mph for the American variant whereas the European variant can only achieve 15mph.

Now make your bicycle electric with UrbanX

The UrbanX can turn your existing bike into an electric one, complete with distinguished ‘riding modes’.

Reviews

The device monitors the tires pressure, as well as overheating, using Bluetooth technology.

Keep a tab on your tires, in real time, with Blaupunkt's pressure sensor

This little device can help you keep a tab on your automobile tire’s health, in real time.

The Asus Transformer 3 Pro houses all the power you would want from a pro device with specs to match for any 2-in-1 device at this price point which on paper, sounds really good.

Asus Transformer 3 Pro: not a Surface killer

The new Asus Transformer 3 Pro has the specs to overturn a mountain. But is it enough?

Rocker Armor XL is available for a street price of Rs 3,399.

ZOOOK Rocker Armor XL review: A little black monster packed with a thump

Rocker Armor XL bears a rugged and stiff design, and appears to be a solid-black coloured-gadget.

In Other news

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Facebook gives Indians more control over their profile pictures

The social-media giant through their research discovered that users by adding designs to their profile pictures can deter misuse.

The new X series runs on the latest Android TV version 7.0 (Nougat) with Sony’s exclusive user interface.

Sony launches its latest lineup of Bravia TVs

Sony’s 4K line-up has witnessed a positive progression with 17 models being launched in FY17 compared to 11 models in FY16.

Users can also tap the toggle and choose "Discard" and the video will subsequently disappear from the app as usual.

Instagram Stories now has 250m users, new 'replay' feature

Starting today, users will be able to share a replay of their live video to Instagram Stories for 24 hours.

Along with a simplified booking process the App has multiple features such as managing bookings, 24*7 customer support, exploring latest offers, sharing with friends and family, etc.

Avis India launches mobile app for self, chauffeur drive rentals

The new application is available online through the iOS 'App Store' and Google 'Play Store'.