This is the end of the third week of January 2016 and we have come with Weekly news roundup for this week. In this post, you will know about latest gadgets launches and news from smartphone industry. This week we have got many news and few releases. This week few companies have launched their smartphone in India. Like Asus has launched their Zenfone Zoom, Samsung Launches their Gear S2, S2 Classic and Gear VR in India. We will cover all these news in this weekly roundup.
With the start of this week, we heard that Microsoft could announce their Lumia 650 device on 1 February. This device is a mid-specification smartphone so Microsoft is not organising any event for this. They will launch the device on their official blog. Another news is Karbonn Quattro L50 launched for Rs 7949. This device has 5 Inch of screen display and powered with 1.3GHz quad-core processor and 2GB RAM. The phone has 16GB of internal storage expandable up to 32GB. The phone has 13 MP rear and 5 MP of front facing camera. The phone has 2600 mAh battery and run on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS.
This week LG has launched their LG G4 Stylus 3G device in India for Rs 19000. The device comes with 5.7 Inch screen display. It is powered with 1.4GHz processor and 1GB RAM. It has 16GB of internal storage which is non-expandable. The device has 8 MP of the rear and 5 MP of front camera. The device is a 3G version of the phone and it has a better processor than the previously launched device. The device has 3000 mAh of battery.
Another news this week we got is the release of Zebronics ZEB-320LED. It is a 32 Inch LED TV with 12 Watt sound output. There is HDMI, AV in and AV out, RF, and VGA Port in the TV. It also has USB port to play movies. The TV is priced at Rs 18990.
We have seen that Samsung is planning to launch the 2016 version of Samsung Galaxy J5 device. The device appeared on the GFXBench site. The device has 5.2 Inch screen and 1.2GHz processor with 1.8GB of RAM. The device has 11GB of internal storage. There are 12 MP of rear and 4.7 MP of front facing camera. The Same week we have seen that OverCart is selling the unboxed and refurbished devices of OnePlus 2. The price of the device is started from Rs 18749. They are also giving 6 months manufacturer warranty.
Another news we got is that Google is planning to opt HTC and their next Nexus device manufacturer. Though, there is no official statement made by Google on this. Still, Chinese site Weibo claims about this. This week an interesting news comes that Flipkart is leading the mobile commerce in India among various mobile shopping apps. It has 47% mobile commerce traffic in India.
LeEco better known as LeTV launched their two devices in India this week. LeEco Le Max and LeEco Le 1s launched in India. LeEco Le Max has 6.3 Inch of the screen and 2GHz processor. It has 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. There are 21 MP of the rear and 4 ultra pixels of the front camera. The device has 3400 mAh of battery. It can be purchased at Rs 32999. While LeEco Le 1s comes with 5.5 Inch of the screen and a 2.2GHz processor. It has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The phone has 13 MP of the rear and 5 MP of front camera. The device has 3000 mAh of battery and it is selling for Rs 10999 in India.
The Same week we heard that Apple has reached to DIPP for approval to open their own stores in India. As of now, they are selling their devices in India with the help of local franchise stores. This week Samsung has launched their Gear S2 device in India. Samsung Gear S2 can be purchased at Rs 24300 and Gear S2 Classic can be purchased for Rs 25800. While the virtual headset launched Samsung Gear VR is priced at Rs 8200. The Gear S2 device has 1.2 Inch of circular display and 1GHz of the processor with 512 MB RAM. There are 4GB of internal storage in the smartwatch. It is equipped with 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC connectivity. The Gear S2 has 300 mAh of battery and Gear S2 has 250 mAh of battery.
This week Asus has launched their Asus Zenfone Zoom in India. The device can be purchased for Rs 37999. It has 13 MP of rear camera with 3x optical zoom and 5 MP of front camera. The device has 5.5 Inch of the screen. There are 2.5GHz of processor and 4GB of RAM in the device. It has 128GB of internal storage. The phone is backed with 3000 mAh battery.
This week Lenovo has launched Lava has launched their Lava P7 device in India. There is 5 Inch of the screen in the device. It has 1.2GHz of processor and 1GB RAM. The device has 8GB of internal storage expandable up to 32GB. The phone has 5 MP of the rear and 2 MP of front facing the camera. The phone supports 4G LTE connectivity. There is 2000 mAh of battery in the phone. It can be purchased for Rs 5499.
Titan has launched their first smartwatch in India. JUXT smartwatch can be purchased for Rs 15995. The smartwatch has 3G and NFC like connectivity. There is various range of smartwatch from price range between Rs 15995 to Rs 19995. It has touch screen display with heart rate sensor. The device can be a good alternative to Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch.
These are the news of this week. Next week we will come with another weekly news roundup till then you keep visiting Latest Mobile Buzz for more news about smartphone industry.