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The V30+ omits two key features of the predecessor V20 i.e IR blaster and removable battery; however, it brings IP68 water and dust proof certification and retains military grade MIL-STD-810G durability.

LG V30+ flagship smartphone launched; Here is what is packs

6-Inch OLED FullVision Display, Dual Cameras, IP68 and Hi-Fi audio experience are the key features

The Nokia 8 is one of the most powerful smartphones one can buy in the market, boasting flagship class specifications.

HMD Global releases Android 8.0 oreo for Nokia 8

The Nokia 8 gets Android 8.0 Oreo update as an over-the-air update.

he company has also failed to achieve the target to make 5 million JioPhones available every week. The company is yet to announce the second round of pre-orders where it seeks to cater 10 million potential users.

Reliance JioPhone soon to be produced in India

The demand of the JioPhone was so huge that the company was unable to fulfil it, and is now planning to start producing the device in India.

Last month, Kuo predicted that Apple will launch three new iPhones in 2018, consisting of 5.5-inch and 6.1-inch model along with a giant 6.5-inch screen model.

Apple developing 6.1-inch LCD iPhone with metal back case

The next-generation iPhone will feature a metal back alike iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

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Samsung files a new patent for a foldable phone

The new patent reveals that the device will sport two large displays with a metal strip between them.

Gadgets

Voice control through Amazon Alexa service makes it easier to manage the Multy X home network.

Zyxel announces Multi X whole-home WiFi Mesh system

A smartphone app makes it easy to set up and manage the whole-home Multy X WiFi network.

Apple's HomePod smart speaker will enter a market segment dominated by Amazon and Google, but is being touted as a high-quality music device. (Photo: AFP)

Apple's HomePod speaker to launch next year

After getting scrapped and revived several times, Apple is finally expected to begin shipments next year.

The Nighthawk X6S Router with tri-band WiFi and MU-MIMO offers the combined WiFi speed up to 4Gbps and is powered by a 64-bit 1.8GHz dual core processor with three offload processors.

Netgear Nighthawk X6S router launched at Rs 17,999

The device also supports voice commands for your home WiFi network through the Amazon Alexa voice service platform.

The power bank is available in two colour variant — black and white.

Quantum launches new 8000mAh power bank

The Power Bank with its built-in Li-polymer battery cell and intelligent circuitry, is priced at Rs 1,499.

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But Apple made the Prime Video app available on Apple TV last week. Google had stepped up the pressure, and has threatened to pull YouTube from Amazon's Fire TV on January 1 in a growing impasse.

Amazon prepares to sell Apple TV, Chromecast

Amazon stopped selling Apple TV streaming devices in late 2015 in retaliation for not making it's Prime Video app available on Apple TVs.

Xiaomi has simply given the black variant of the Mi A1 a coat of red paint on its rear panel.

Xiaomi unveils a red variant of Mi A1

The company hasn’t revealed its intentions to unveil the new colour option in the Indian market as of now.

The compressor also lets users export HEVC and HDR video while adding a range of new options for delivering MXF files.

Apple introduces Final Cut Pro X with support for VR, HDR

The new update is available as a free update for existing users and Rs 24,900 for new users on the Mac App Store.

Additionally, manufacturers such as Apple have opted fingerprint sensor, while OnePlus and Samsung have moved it to the back of the smartphone. (Representational image)

Vivo to reportedly get Synaptics In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

According to Forbes, analyst Patrick Moorhead detailed his experience with a pre-production Vivo phone with the technology.

Researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in the US demonstrated that an automated AI-enhanced microscope system is "highly adept" at identifying images of bacteria quickly and accurately. (Representational image)

AI may help identify bacteria quickly and accurately: study

The automated system could help alleviate the current lack of highly trained microbiologists.