Vivo Y95 with ‘Halo FullView’ set to launch in India at Rs 20K

Vivo Y95 with ‘Halo FullView’ set to launch in India at Rs 20K

Tech Buzz

19 Sep, 2018

The month of September has seen a slew of tech launches.Karan Bajaj does a roundup of some of the prominent announcements.

Vivo V11 Pro – Rs 25,990

19 Sep, 2018

Vivo’s latest is the cheapest smartphone with an indisplay fingerprint scanner. It has a 6.4-inch amoled display (19.5:9 aspect) with a new smaller shaped notch and has a plastic unibody design. It is powered by Snapdragon 660 processor, 6GB RAM, 64GB storage and has a 3,400mAh battery. There is a 12MP + 5MP dual rear camera, 25MP front camera, dedicated microSD slot for stoarge, IR based face unlock and dual engine fast charge support. There are numerous AI based features also baked in the interface.(Text: Karan Bajaj)

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro – Rs 10,990

19 Sep, 2018

Redmi 6 Pro is Xiaomi’s cheapest smartphone with a notch style display. It has a 5.8-inch IPS display (19:9 aspect ratio) with a metal unibody. Hardware specifications include Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes in option of 3GB RAM + 32GB storage or 4GB RAM + 64GB storage. It is powered by a 4,000mAh battery and has fast charger support too. For camera lovers, the Redmi 6 Pro offers a 12MP + 5MP rear dual camera setup while the front has a 5MP selfie shooter. Other features include a rear fingerprint scanner and dedicated microSD slot for storage expansion.(Text: Karan Bajaj)

Bose Sleepbuds – Rs 22,990

19 Sep, 2018

These are the smallest earbuds ever made by Bose — each earbud weighs just 1.4 grams and is 1cm in width and height. These are not your typical earphones for listening to music, instead, these are wireless earbuds to wear while you sleep. The earphones connect with your phone and through the app, you can configure them to play soothing sounds to help you sleep. Moreover, the earphones can also block out external noises to help in sound sleep. They come with a charging case and Bose claims that the Sleepbuds can deliver up to 16 hours of battery on a single charge.(Text: Karan Bajaj)

Lenovo ThinkPad E480 – Rs 36,999 onwards

19 Sep, 2018

This is one of the cheapest options available in the ThinkPad business laptop lineup from Lenovo. Being a ThinkPad, the E480 is built for durability and has military grade certifications for safety against shocks and drops. It has a 14-inch screen (1366 x 768 pixels) and also comes with a fingerprint reader for security. You can get it option of 7th or 8th generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processor, up to 32GB RAM, Intel graphics or AMD RX 550 GPU (only in the Core i7 variant), up to 2TB hard drive or 512GB SSD storage. Weighing 1.7kg, the laptop has 2 x USB 3 port, USB 2.0 port, USB Type-C port, HDMI, ethernet and microSD card slot.(Text: Karan Bajaj)