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BUMPER discounts on Nikon 'Z' series camera, grab the offer

For Tokyo-headquartered Nikon, there is immense potential in the full-frame mirrorless camera segment and the newly-launched "Z-series" line-up will be among its key growth drivers in India. "Owing to the state-of-the-art features that our "Z" series offers, we are confident that we will achieve 30 per cent of our sales from mirrorless camera segment Year-on-Year (YoY) in the Indian market in the next two years," Sajjan Kumar, Managing Director, Nikon India, told in an interview. For the $11 billion camera industry, mirrorless cameras have been a growth engine as compact camera shipments have fallen.

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OnePlus 6 gets this new Android 9.0 Pie

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has announced rolling out the Android Pie 9.0 -- the ninth major update and the 16th version of the Android operating system (OS) -- for its OnePlus 6. The software update brings "Adaptive Battery" feature which learns the apps you use the most and prioritises battery usage for those. "OnePlus is driven by the idea of giving people the best possible hardware and software experience. First available on September 3 through the Open Beta Programme, Android Pie for the OnePlus 6 has been tested by our community and optimised for them," the company said in a statement late on Friday.

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Samsung dhamaka.. Launches 2 smartphones in Galaxy J serie

Refreshing its budget J series, Samsung India on Saturday launched Galaxy J4+ and J6+ for Rs 10,990 and Rs 15,990, respectively. Galaxy J6+ and Galaxy J4+ with glass-finish design and Dolby Atmos will be available from September 25 on retail outlets, Amazon, Flipkart and Samsung Shop. "Galaxy J series is India's most popular smartphone series, making up almost a third of all smartphones sold in India. We are making the J series even more exciting by introducing side fingerprint, emotify, glass finish and new reflective colours," Mohandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India, said in a statement.

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Wow.. New iPhone hit market, know prices

Apple has announced that its newly-launched iPhone "XR" , "XS", "XS Max" and "Watch Series 4" are going on sale globally from Friday. The new iPhones and Apple Watch Series 4 will be available in India starting September 28. In India, one would have to shell out Rs 12,075 a month, as zero-cost EMI, for a period of one year to own the 512GB variant of iPhone "XS Max" -- the most expensive iPhone released this month -- that would cost Rs 1,44,900.

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Super smartphone is coming.. Know what's special

Chinese handset maker Vivo is all set to launch V9 Pro smartphone with 6GB RAM and FHD+ display in India in October. "The smartphone will be priced under Rs 20,000 and house a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660AIE processor with 6GB RAM," industry sources said. The upcoming device will sport a 6.3-inch display and it will have a screen-to-body ratio of around 90 per cent.

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DSLR leader Canon unveils its first full-frame mirrorless camera in India

Japanese camera maker Canon which has been a leader in the professional-grade DSLR camera segment for years on Friday brought its first full-frame mirrorless camera called EOS R to India. The 30.3MP EOS R camera will cost Rs 189,950 and with the EOS R kit (RF24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens), the price will be Rs 278,945. The sale of the camera will start in mid-October, the company announced.

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New iPhone at best price.. Here's the trick

After Apple announced the availability of its latest iPhones globally on Friday, telecom services provider Bharti Airtel said "iPhone XS" and "XS Max" were available for pre-order on its online store. The devices would be available for delivery in India from September 28. The Airtel Online Store is offering a five per cent cashback benefit on EMI transactions, the company said in a statement.

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Samsung's super watch.. Know features

Samsung India on Friday launched a "Galaxy Watch" with lifestyle functions like stress and sleep-monitoring capabilities. The Watch comes in two variants -- the 46mm version priced at Rs 29,990 and the 42mm version at Rs 24,990, Equipped with Samsung's trademark circular, rotating bezel user interface (UI), an analog watchface and an "always-on-display", the smart watch is powered by "Exynos 9110 Dual core 1.15GHz" processor.

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Jio Dhamaka.. Kohli on your mobile.. Know details

Reliance Jio on Friday announced a five-year partnership with Star India to stream cricket matches featuring India. Under the tie-up, JioTV and Hotstar users in India would be able to view all televised India-cricket matches, a Reliance Jio statement said. Along with international matches, the partnership would also cover the "premier domestic competitions of the BCCI", the statement said.

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Google still allowing third-party apps read your Gmail

After facing a backlash over reports in July that third-party app developers can read your Gmail, Google has once again defended its policy to allow third-party apps to access and share data from Gmail accounts. According to a CNNMoney report on Thursday, Gmail lets third-party developers integrate services into its email platform. "Developers may share data with third parties so long as they are transparent with the users about how they are using the data," said the report, quoting from a Google letter sent to the US Senators.

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