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Top Smartphones released last week

Top Smartphones released last week

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In case you missed the news last week, the tech market has witnessed the addition of some smartphones, some falling into the mid-ranger category while others in the top-notch category. Should you have missed out on the update, here is a quick recap of the smartphones launched last week along with their specs. Sony Xperia XA2 5.2-inch Full HD display with Image Enhance Technology, Corning Gorilla Glass protection Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 508 GPU 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM 23MP rear camera, 8MP front camera 3,300mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, Qnovo Adaptive Charging Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra 6.0-inch display with Image Enhance Technology, Corning Gorilla Glass protection Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 508 GPU 4GB RAM, 32G...
Affordable Mid-range smartphones with Fingerprint scanner

Affordable Mid-range smartphones with Fingerprint scanner

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The world is changing and with it comes the need for some basic security features such as the fingerprint scanner on a mobile device. One does not necessarily have to break the bank to get better specs along with great design and all for an affordable price. Here is a list of some smartphones which come in affordable prices and with fingerprint scanner on board. Itel Selfiepro S41 5.0 inches capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Quad core processor with Mali-T720 MP1 650MHz GPU 8 MP autofocus rear camera, 8 MP front camera Fingerprint sensor, G sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Removable Li-Po 2700 mAh battery XOLO Era 3X 5-inch HD Oncell IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit Processor with Mali T720 GPU 3GB RAM, 16GB ROM 13MP ...
Top 5 Affordable Smartphones With Fingerprint Scanner

Top 5 Affordable Smartphones With Fingerprint Scanner

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The Fingerprint scanning technology is one of the best things that has happened to the mobile world as it has redefined the face of security on mobile. The fingerprint scanning technology started on top brands such as the Apple iPhone 5S which was launched in 2013 and has since spread around to other smarrtphones. For persons who fancy this added layer of security on their device and do not wish to break the bank to achieve this said aim, here is a list of afforable smartphones and their specs. InFocus Vision 3 5.7-inch 18:9 HD+ on-cell 2.5D curved tempered glass display Quad-Core 64-bit MediaTek MT6735H processor with Mali-T720 GPU 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM 13MP + 5MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera Fingerprint scanner 4,000mAh battery 10.or E 5.5-inch IPS 2.5D display with Corni...
Top 10 Smartphones For Week 2

Top 10 Smartphones For Week 2

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The second week into the new year is here and some smartphones seem to have lost their footing on the top 10 smartphones chart. With some smartphones climbing up the ladder, some other smartphones saw a decline as they slipped further down on the relevance chart. Last week, the Xiaomi Mi A1 came in the lead and it appears the smartphone will be retaining its lead for yet another week with the Samsung duo, the Galaxy A8 (2018) and the Galaxy J7 Pro coming in tight behind. The Oppo F5 comes in the fifth position just ahead of the Xiaomi Redmi 5A and the Samsung Galaxy Note8. Here are the top 10 smartphones of last week: Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Xiaomi Mi A1 Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Oppo F5 Xiaomi Redmi 5A Samsung Galaxy Note8 Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Samsung G...
How to delete WhatsApp messages even after 7 minutes

How to delete WhatsApp messages even after 7 minutes

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Whatsapp is one of the most widely used Instant Messaging apps in the world, however, in a bid to better improve services, the app has recieved several updates in the past with the latest update being the message retract or delete feature. The message delete feature is however available for up to 7 minutes after the message is sent which might not be enough time for some persons. In case you are one of those and wish to retract messages sent even after the said 7 minutes, here are a fre steps which have been proven effective in recalling sent messages. Step 1: Turn off all Internet connection on your device, be it WiFi or Mobile data then head straight to the Settings panel on your phone. Step 2: Go to Settings > Apps > Whatsapp > and Force Stop the application by tapp...
Top 5-inch Display Phones To Buy This January

Top 5-inch Display Phones To Buy This January

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As we welcome the new year there are several tech lovers who have been saving up to change their smartphone in the new year in a bid to stay updated. However, some persons are not a big fan of the bigger screen smartphones and would rather stay within the 5-inch confines for display. For such users, here is a list of top 5-inch smartphones to but this January. Nokia 8 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU / Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU 6GB / 4GB RAM, 64GB / 128GB ROM 24MP rear camera, 12MP front-facing camera Xiaomi Mi A1 5.5-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass LTPS display Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor with 650MHz Adreno 506 GPU 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM 12MP + 12MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing cam...
Top 15 Flagship Smartphones Released In 2017

Top 15 Flagship Smartphones Released In 2017

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2017 was the year for several releases of smartphones with several big names in the tech world releasing their flagship smartphones including Apple, Samsung, Motorola, Meizu, Huawei, etc. Here is a list of some of the flagship smartphones released in 2017: Apple iPhone X 8-inch OLED Super Retina HD display Six-core A11 Bionic 64-bit processor with three-core GPU, M11 motion co-processor 64GB and 256GB storage options 12MP dual cameras, 7MP front camera OnePlus 5T 01-inch Full HD+ Optic AMOLED 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 display Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM / 8GB RAM, 128GB ROM 16MP + 20MP rear cameras, 16MP front-facing camera 3,300mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V 4A) BlackBerry Keyone 4.5-inch display Octa-Core S...
Top 5 affordable mid-range smartphones of 2017

Top 5 affordable mid-range smartphones of 2017

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Several mid-range smartphones were released in 2017 with some of the smartphones packing some pretty impressive specs under the hood. However, here is a list of some of the affordable mid-rangers launched in 2017. Karbonn Titanium Jumbo 5-inch HD display Quad-core processor 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM 13MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera 4,000mAh battery   Micromax Bharat 5 5.2-inch HD display Quad-core processor 1GB RAM, 16GB internal storage 5MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera 5,000mAh battery   Intex Elyt Dual 5.2-inch HD IPS LCD Display Quad-Core Mediatek 6737 V/W Processor 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM 13MP Rear Camera, 5MP Front Camera 4,020 MAh Battery   Intex Aqua Lions X1 Plus 5.2-inch HD display with Shatterproof Glass protection Quad-core MediaT...
TOP 10 affordable smartphones released in 2017

TOP 10 affordable smartphones released in 2017

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Here is a list of affordable smartphones with decent specs released in 2017. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 - 5.5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display - Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 with Adreno 505 GPU - 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM / 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM - 13MP rear camera, 16MP front-facing camera - 3,080mAh battery   Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) - 4.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display - Quad-core Exynos 3475 processor -  1GB RAM, 8GB ROM - 5MP auto focus rear camera, 2MP front-facing camera - 2,000mAh battery   Motorola Moto E4 - 5.0-inch HD Display - MediaTek MT6737 Processor - 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM - 8MP Rear Camera, 5MP Front Camera with Flash - 2,800 MAh Battery with Rapid Charge   Asus Zenfone Live ZB501KL - 5-inch IPS 2.5D curved glass display - Quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor wi
Top 5 cheap smartphones launched in 2017

Top 5 cheap smartphones launched in 2017

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2017 witnessed the launch of several smartphones with several being flagship devices, however, there were some pretty amazing affordable smartphones also released in the year, here is a list of the top 5 cheap and quality smartphones released in 2017. Xiaomi Redmi 5A - 5.0-inch HD IPS display - Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 SoC with 500MHz Adreno 308 GPU - 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM / 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM - 13MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera - 3,000mAh battery   YU Yunique 2 - 5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection - Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor with Mali-T720 GPU - 3GB RAM, 16GB ROM - 13MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera - 2,500mAh battery   Panasonic P55 Max - 5.5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display - Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processo...
Everything you need to know about the HTC U11 Life

Everything you need to know about the HTC U11 Life

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Taiwanese tech company, HTC, has been rumored to be planning a possible release of two more smartphones in the U11 series come November 2. However, ahead of the official release of the rumored smartphones, the HTC U11 Life and the much premium HTC U11 Plus, latest information which surfaced online has revealed all there is to expect from the HTC U11 Life smartphone ahead of the official release. According to latest information which surfaced online, the HTC U11 Life will come into the market powered by a 2,600mAh battery with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor on board. Paired with the Qualcomm processor is 3GB of RAM and an onboard storage space of 32GB. The device which will come packing a 5.2-inch full HD resolution display has also been revealed to be able to run as much ...
Meet the thinnest yet rugged smartphone, EL S70

Meet the thinnest yet rugged smartphone, EL S70

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Rugged smartphones are beginning to gain traction in the market and Chinese smartphone manufacturers seem to have channeled more of their production into this category as the EL S70 which comes with a rugged design and build has been clocked to be the thinnest rugged smartphone in the market. The smartphone comes with a build which allows it withstand harsh weather conditions and of course, it comes a few days after the rugged CAT S41 was unveiled. For specs, the EL S70 comes into the market sporting a 5.0-inch FHD display which is the same unit as employed on the CAT S41 device. For comparison, the EL S70 comes into the market with a dimension measured at 145.9 x 75.9 x 9.5 mm as against the 152 x 75 x 12.85 mm measured on the CAT S41. Under the hood, the EL S70 which weighs 175...
Top 5 6GB RAM smartphones to purchase

Top 5 6GB RAM smartphones to purchase

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RAM size has become one of the most important factors to consider in choosing a smartphone as it influences the processing speed and the number of application the smartphone can run concurrently. Android smartphones have however moved farther up the ladder from the days of less than 1GB of RAM to the current heavy RAMs loaded on devices. The mid range RAM loaded on devices nowadays have been pegged at between 3-4GB while for premium speed and processes, 6-8GB of RAM is the choice. Here is a list of some of the best smartphones with 6GB of RAM to purchase in case you are a gamer or love to run heavy duty applications. Honor 8 Pro 5.7-inch Quad HD LTPS 2.5D curved glass display Octa-Core Kirin 960 processor with Mali G71 Octa-core GPU 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM 12MP + 12MP dual rear ...
Week 43: Smartphones Launched last week

Week 43: Smartphones Launched last week

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Several smartphones made it to the market last week and in case you missed the official unveiling of these new tech gadgets which fall into different categories ranging from the top of the line models to the entry level smartphones, here is a quick recap of the latest smartphones launched last week. Sony Xperia R1 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 with Adreno 505 GPU 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM 13MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera 2,620mAh built-in battery Sony Xperia R1 Plus 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 with Adreno 505 GPU 2GB / 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM 13MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera 2,620mAh built-in battery OPPO F5 6.0-inch 18:9 FHD+ full-scren with 2.5D curved glass display, Corning Gorilla Glass...
Best Snapdragon 835 processor powered smartphones

Best Snapdragon 835 processor powered smartphones

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform is the latest and the most premium in the range of processors and chipsets released in 2017. The tech company was earlier speculated to be planning a release of the sequel chipset, the Snapdragon 836 later in the year but it appears that it has shifted the production and release till 2018. However, from the pool of smartphone units that have featured the latest chipset, these arethe top 5 best smartphones in terms of specs, integration, design and a couple of other factors. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 99-inch Full HD+ 18:9 display Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM 12MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera 3,400mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging Nokia 8 5.3-inch Quad HD LCD display with scu
Top 5 best camera phones launched in 2017

Top 5 best camera phones launched in 2017

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2917 has witnessed the release of several smartphones packing some pretty impressive specs under the hood including the latest chipsets, OS, and of course, dual camera setups. The year also witnessed the adoption of bezel-less display design along with the 18:9 aspect ratio full screen display. However, if you’re still in a dilemma as regards the best camera phones released in 2017, here is a quick recap of the top 5 smartphones with the best camera in the market. Google Pixel XL 5-inch AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU 4GB RAM, 32GB / 128GB ROM 3MP rear camera, 8MP front camera 3,450mAh battery   Apple iPhone 8 Plus 5 Inch Retina HD Display With 3D Touch Hexa-Core Apple A11 Bionic Pr
5 phones to expect in 2018

5 phones to expect in 2018

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2017 has witnessed the release of several flagship devices including the Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 Plus, Galaxy S8, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, Huawei Mate 10 series and several others. However, looking into the future, the tech world in the coming year is expected to get top of the range and cutting-edge technologies. Here is a quick look into the smartphones to expect in the coming year from some of the major players in the tech market. Samsung Galaxy S9 0-inch AMOLED Infinity display 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor / Exynos 9810 Optical fingerprint scanner Apple iPhone 9 0-inch OLED display with small bezels Apple A12 Chip 3GB / 4GB RAM, 64GB / 128GB / 256GB ROM Facial recognition I...
Top 10 trending phones of last week

Top 10 trending phones of last week

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The previous week witnessed the release of some new smartphones into the market with several of the smartphones coming into the different categories there is in the market, however, some of the new smartphones could not feature on the trending smartphones list based on their specs. However, in case you missed the news over the past week, here is a quick recap of some of the top 10 trending smartphones in the market. Nokia 7 2-inch display with 2.5D curved glass laced with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 processor with Adreno 508 GPU 4GB / 6GB RAM, 64GB ROM (expandable up to 128GB) 16MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera 3,000mAh built-in battery with fast charging Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro 5-inch FHD Super AMOLED Display Octa-Core Samsung Exynos...
How to Delete Messages sent in Error on WhatsApp

How to Delete Messages sent in Error on WhatsApp

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Instant messaging apps have been known over time to be plagued with messages which users would have at one point or the other wished they had never sent. It was with this in mind that Blackberry introduced the retract message option on the chat platform. However, WhatsApp which is the largest instant messaging platform has also integrated a feature which can now allow users take back their messages when sent in error. The latest integration on WhatsApp is called the Delete For Everyone feature which seamlessly allows users to delete their messages which was sent in error. The delete feature is applicable to both private chats and group chats which means you can get to remove your unwanted outbursts or messages from virtually any chat screen. The application update has been pushed...
Android 8.1 Oreo update pushed to supported devices

Android 8.1 Oreo update pushed to supported devices

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Coming several weeks after Google officially announced the latest Android OS, the Android 8.0 Oreo OS, the tech company has started pushing out updates to the OS. The fresh and latest updates being pushed to supported devices comes bearing the version number 8.1 and comes packing some major bug fixes and security patches amongst other updates. The latest update comes several days after the tech company tested the Beta version of the OS for stability. For tech lovers using the Android 8.0 Oreo OS supported devices, the update should have started hitting your units. The update which is available Over the Air, OTA, can be checked by accessing the Settings options on your smartphone and proceeding to check for updates. In case the update is yet to hit your smartphone, exercise a ...