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Nokia now sells phones and accessories in India from its website

Nokia is now selling phones and accessories in India directly through its website. It lists feature and smartphones as well as accessories and offers free shipping, secure payments and a 10-day return policy. The site lists all of Nokia's phones though not all of them are available for purchase. Only the Nokia 5, Nokia 3, Nokia 2 and Nokia 8 are eligible at this point. On the accessory side of things there are a few listed but none are in stock so you can't technically buy anything. Thanks for the tip! Source



Last Android 8.1 Developer Preview is out, activates Pixel 2’s Visual Core chip for HDR+ snaps using third party apps

Google has announced the availability of the second and last Developer Preview of Android 8.1. The first DP (and beta) went out last month, and the finalized version of this release should be rolling out in December. Until then, if you have a supported Nexus or Pixel device you can try this new beta software, which comes with "near-final" system images and official APIs (level 27). Of course some unnamed bug fixes and optimizations are baked in too. Perhaps the most important feature in Android 8.1 DP2 is the activation of the Pixel Visual Core chipset in the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL....



Upcoming Samsung Galaxy A Star gets certified with Bluetooth 5.0 on board

The Bluetooth SIG has certified the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A Star. This comes with Bluetooth 5.0 on board, and it has the model number SM-G885. Previously, rumors said the handset would be called Galaxy A8 Star when it launches, but as per the Bluetooth SIG's documents it will be known simply as the A Star. This certification doesn't reveal anything else about the device. According to past leaks and outings it should boast a 6.28-inch FHD+ Infinity Display, dual rear cameras (with 16 MP + 24 MP resolution), the Exynos 7885 or Snapdragon 660 SoC at the helm, 4 or 6GB of RAM, 64GB of...



Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact gets a $100 discount, X Compact updated

If you are in the US, and are in the market for compact flagship smartphone, you might want to take a look at the deal Amazon is currently offering on the Snapdragon 835-powered Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact. A quick look at the retailer's official website reveals the 4.6-incher is currently being offered for as low as $505. This, if you compare, translates into a discount of around $100 ($95 to be precise). However, as you can see in the listing, the promo is currently only available on the black variant of the handset, as all others carry a $550 price tag. There's currently no...



Winners and losers: Apple’s 2018 iPhone event

Apple's Fall event was very busy this year with the release of three new iPhones and a follow-up to the Apple Watch. And now that we've examined the devices themselves in detail it's time to focus on what they mean for the market. Here's our take on it. Winners Large screen iPhones Yeah, the iPhone XS Max isn't the first large-screened phone from Apple, but it's undoubtedly the first reasonably-sized iPhone with a big screen and good screen-to-body ratio thanks to the edge-to-edge front display. And if last year's iPhone X is anything to go by, the 6.5-inch OLED screen on the XS...