Amazon Great Indian Festival sale: best deals on Kindle and Apple products

Amazon Great Indian Festival sale: best deals on Kindle and Apple products

Apart from some very good deals on smartphones in Amazon’s Great Indian Festival sale 2017, the e-commerce giant is offering some good discounts on other products as well. There are good deals available on Kindle and some Apple products as well. The sale has started today at 12 AM and will last up to August 12. However, some deals may run out before the last day, so it may be best to grab them when they’re available. In this post,

Samsung topped global smartphone shipments in Q2 2017

Samsung topped global smartphone shipments in Q2 2017

Samsung shipped 22.1% of all smartphones around the world in Q2 2017, maintaining its leading position in the smartphone market. This equals in 79.5 million devices or 1.9 million more than the same quarter of 2016. Samsung recovered from the Galaxy Note7 fiasco effortlessly, with 2% rise from 77.6 million units in April-June 2016. Apple is still second, but even though it shipped more units YoY, it failed to match the overall market

MAZE Alpha Android 4G Phablet  – BLACK

MAZE Alpha Android 4G Phablet – BLACK

Main Features: MAZE Alpha 4G Phablet Android 7.0 6.0 inch Bezel-less Screen Helio P25 Octa Core 2.5GHz 4GB RAM 64GB ROM 13.0MP Rear Camera 4000mAh Battery Type-C Display: 6.0 inch, 1920 x 1080 Pixel Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Screen CPU: Helio P25 Octa Core 2.5GHz System: Android 7.0 RAM + ROM: 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM Camera: 5.0MP front camera + 13MP + 5MP back cameras Sensor: Fingerprint Sensor, Hall Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Gyroscope, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Electronica Compass, HotKnot SIM Card: dual SIM dual standby ( dual Nano SIM cards ) Feature: GPS, Glonass, Beidou Bluetooth: 4.1 Network:…

Galaxy J5 (2017) listed for pre-order in Germany – announce it already, Samsung

Galaxy J5 (2017) listed for pre-order in Germany – announce it already, Samsung

  Samsung’s hugely popular J-series of smartphones is due for a refresh and by all accounts an official announcement should happen any day now – the Galaxy J7 (2017) and J5 (2017)even starred in hands-on videos, yet there’s no word from Samsung on the matter. Well, retailers in Germany seem to know a few extra details, as the Galaxy J5 (2017) has been listed for pre-order on a few major online stores.   Price has been set at 279 for the J530FD version, in other words the Galaxy J5 (2017) Duos dual SIM flavor. Otto says the phone will ship at the…

Download of the day: HYFY Screen Recorder

Download of the day: HYFY Screen Recorder

There are some impressive screen recorders around, but most are pretty cumbersome if you only want to capture a snippet of action from your web browser. That’s why you need HYFY Screen Recorder – a neat little extension that can record up to three minutes of footage with a couple of clicks. Your videos are kept on HYFY’s cloud servers for 30 days, with handy copy/pastable links so you can share them immediately. You can record your voice

alcatel Idol 4 Pro with Windows 10 to be available in Germany starting next month

alcatel Idol 4 Pro with Windows 10 to be available in Germany starting next month

  Back in February this year, there were reports that the alcatel Idol 4S will be available in Europe as the Idol 4 Pro. Now, it has been revealed that the phone will land in Germany next month – July 1 to be precise. The revelation has been made by a German website Windows United, which says they’ve received this information from “the responsible PR agency.” Pricing information isn’t yet confirmed, but it is expected to be 599. Source: gsmarena.com

YI 4K Action Camera

YI 4K Action Camera

Everyone knows that GoPro makes the best action cams (or POV cams) for extreme sports enthusiasts, and that the GoPro Hero5 Black is what everyone’s using to shoot 4K at 30fps. Everyone, that is, except YI Technology, which is tackling GoPro head-on by matching a lot of the specs of its rival. Ultra-detailed 4K at 30fps and smooth 1080p at 120fps? Yup. 12-megapixel stills? Check. And, at around $200 / £230 it’s almost half

Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

When you browse sites like Flickr or the pages of a magazine and spot really striking landscape shots taken during the day, with bright blue skies, defined clouds and strong contrast, the chances are they’ve been taken by a pro using a high-quality circular polarizer filter. So what is a polarizer filter? Polarizing filters are a great addition to any photographer’s kit bag, because they’re brilliant at enhancing saturation

AMD’s new Radeon Pro 500 lives in the new Macs

AMD’s new Radeon Pro 500 lives in the new Macs

AMD’s biggest client at the moment is probably Apple. The chip maker supplied the 2016 Macbook Pro 15 refresh with the Radeon Pro 555 and 560 graphics cards and now has a new Radeon Pro 500 series of graphics cards for the freshly upgraded 2017 iMac. The new Radeon Pro 500 line, which is based on the Polaris architecture, has five models – from the Radeon Pro 555 with 1.3 TFLOPS of peak performance and 81 GB/S of bandwidth all the

Apple HomePod

Apple HomePod

Apple HomePod is the smart speaker that wants to be at the center of your home audio experience, and that’s great news for iPhone and iPad users. We got a chance to see the HomePod immediately after Apple’s WWDC keynote in San Jose, but we weren’t allowed to touch it. In fact, we couldn’t even touch the pristine white table it sat on, and trying to activate it with ‘Hey, Siri’ didn’t

A Kickstarter project wants to kill the Galaxy S8 Bixby button

A Kickstarter project wants to kill the Galaxy S8 Bixby button

While some sought to remap the Bixby button, others sought to erase it completely – theres even a Kickstarter dedicated to the cause! For a mere $20 pledge, you can have a carbon-fibery case that hides the button on your Galaxy S8 or S8+.   Or, if you prefer to be more passive-aggressive, you can have a $3 I HATE BIXBY sticker. Note that the sticker is included with the case. True haters could go for the $40 option, which also includes a hat that proclaims your animosity towards Samsungs virtual assistant. If you hate Bixby that much, you can disable com.samsung.android.bixby.agent…

Mac owners can now guard against accidental damage with AppleCare+ insurance

Mac owners can now guard against accidental damage with AppleCare+ insurance

Apple has quietly introduced a new option for those purchasing a Mac who wish to insure their machine against accidental damage, allowing buyers to elect to pick up AppleCare+ coverage. Previously, it was only possible to get standard AppleCare cover (with no ‘plus’) for Macs, and AppleCare+ was only available for the iPhone and iPad. But now, those purchasing a MacBook, iMac, Mac Pro or Mac mini can get AppleCare+

O2 UK will be carrying OnePlus 5

O2 UK will be carrying OnePlus 5

We already know that the OnePlus 5 will go official on June 20, but UK carrier O2 just can’t wait any longer. In an attempt to capitalize on the hype surrounding the next flagship, O2 has confirmed that it will be carrying the phone. OnePlus 5 is even featured on the ‘Coming Soon’ page on the carrier’s website although it reveals no details.   Sadly, there’s currently no information on when the

Xiaomi RedMi Note 4x Review

Xiaomi RedMi Note 4x Review

Appearance and equipment. Judging by appearance, this smartphone can be confused with Xiaomi RedMi Note 4. There are few distinctions that are not easy to be noticed at first sight. RedMi Note 4x also has metal body, though it’s inserts are made of plastic. At the back side of the phone you can find main camera with double light-emitting diodes flash and a fingerprint’s scanner. At the front side you’ll find 5,5″ Full HD display, covered with 2.5″ glass. Under it there are three touch buttons with the backlight. Above the main screen there is a front-camera, speaker and different sensors. At…

Mi Band 2 Review

Mi Band 2 Review

Mi Band 2 Pros • Affordable • Great battery life • Accurate records • Smart design and display • No nonsense features Mi Band 2 Cons • Display not properly visible in sunlight • Can’t access all the records without Mi Fit app • Heart rate monitor is inconsistent Design & Build Xiaomi Mi Band 2 comes with a 0.42-inch OLED screen with scratch resistant glass on the top of it. Moreover the glass also has an anti fingerprint coating for better clarity. Below the display there is a capacitive button that allows you to move between Time, Steps and Heart Rate…

Bluedio T2 Bluetooth Headphones Review

Bluedio T2 Bluetooth Headphones Review

Bluedio is a Chinese company that has produced Bluetooth items with the cutting edge innovations on board. The Bluedio T2 is a good example to support this point. These headphones are both wireless and wired, tunable and effective. We call them “Beats Budget Bose Alternative”, since they cost just $30. This post obviously won’t be published without gearbest.com support that provides an unparalleled selection of the very best gadgets and exceptional customer service that exceeds expectations worldwide. Connectivity and Design Bluedio T2 Bluetooth Headphones are mostly made of plastic and leather. They feel well, there are minimal infrequent sounds when you bowing…

[Giveaway] Join in GearBest’s Brand flash sale to win Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Tablet PC

[Giveaway] Join in GearBest’s Brand flash sale to win Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Tablet PC

Dear friends, GearBest’s Brand flash sale is coming soon. http://www.gearbest.com/flash-sale.html Session 1 starts from May 10 at 15:00 (UTC+8), includes brands like Xiaomi, Vernee, Anet, KZ, etc. Session 2 starts from May 15 at 15:00 (UTC+8), includes brands like ilife, Mecool, Teclast, Elephone, etc. In addition, a lot of coupons will be released during the promotion. Do you still remember your best shopping experience with GearBest in 2017? Leave your best shopping experience here to win a Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 Tablet PC Rules:       Tell us which Brand product do you want to buy?       Show your order number during this Brand flash…