Karbonn Velox 8 Android Tablet Launched– Details

Indian smartphone and tablet makers are surely on a roll this year and seem to be raising the bar with every new launch. We have some of the most capable 10″ and 7″ tablets in our markets and it just keeps on getting better and better everyday. From bringing in tablets on a budget, the Indian makers have made the new mantra to be performance on a budget. Karbonn, one of the major players in this regard, seems to be taking the market way more seriously than its competitors.

Karbon Velox 8 Tablet

Acer Iconica W510 Windows 8 Hybrid Tablet-PC Most Affordable In Hybrid Segment

Acer says Acer makes it easy and they surely do so. The people are still looking out for the best Windows 8 tablet but the best would surely cost way more than what a regular consumer can afford. And packing in a lot of performance on a budget is the Acer Iconica W510, a 10.1 inch tablet with a keyboard dock which is due to hit the shelves in the Indian computing stores by January 20, 2013 and the price, a paltry Rs.39,999.

Acer Iconia W510

Spice Mobile Launches Virtuoso Phone and Stellar Pad Tablet

Spice unveiled two new products for Indian market namely Spice Virtuoso smartphone and Stellar pad android tablet. The two products are priced at Rs.10, 499 and Rs.12, 999 respectively. The smartphone screen carries a screen of 4.5 inches along with a qHD resolution. The phone is also studded with two cameras at front and rear face with a resolution of 1.3. Megapixels and 8 Megapixels respectively. The other features includes a 1700-mAh battery, a memory card slot that gives storage access unto 32 GB and a full leather covers that covers the phone from tip to toe. The phone functions on an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

Spice Virtuoso Phone and Stellar Tablet

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini Gets Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 Premium Suite

The latest release from Samsung in Asia, the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini, will be distributed with Android 4.1.2. According to the latest report by UberGizmo “The scaled- down version of the Galaxy S3 will be retailed in countries like Indonesia and Vietnam bearing the  Samsung-exclusive Premium Suite, which was absent in the earlier release of the mini.” This report when interpreted clearly states that the new Galaxy S3 will comprise latest feature like Multi-Window view, Group Cast, Smart Rotation, and much more. The Samsung’s Premium Suite at the same time comprises several new tools that will give the users the privilege of customizing their notifications board according to their personal preferences and relish their collection of fresh apps. This Premium suite was earlier implemented in Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Google Installing More Servers In Asia, Will Speed Up YouTube, Gmail And Other Google

If you’ve hated the fact that the YouTube videos took a lot of time to load and the buffering is something you’ve despised, all that is set to change. Now you do not need to buy higher speed plans from your ISPs and can instead suffice very well with your current broadband plan. Google is all set to increase the speed of its services in India by 30 percent which comes as a result of the company’s data-centers in Asia going operational this year.

What this means to you is that YouTube videos will load faster than before and you shall have Google return your queries at a much faster rate. “Internet connectivity speed in India is not very high. These data centers will be crucial to this market due to its proximity,” said Lalitesh Katragadda, country head, India Products at Google. Google has been working on its data centers in Singapore, Taiwan and Hong Kong with the Singapore facility expected to start portioning in early 2013.

Google Data Center

Lava ETAB Z7H+ Tablet Launched At Rs. 5499– Details

The Indian mobile and tablet makers seem to be on a roll for quite some time now and with the new year just starting up, they’ve just started launching new products as well. Lava first came on the mobile scenario at a global level when they announced their partnership with Intel to produce Intel powered Android smartphones and the Xolo branded flagship has proven its worth. Lava seems to be in the news once more.

Lava has just soft-launched the successor of their eTab and the newer version has been dubbed as e7H+. They’ve introduced the tablet with Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Indian market is crowded with budget tablets and it shall have a hard time making an impact in the budget tablet market. According to us, it is nothing more than just another tablet and instead it features a processor less capable than the outgoing version. It comes with 1 GHz single core processor whereas the outgoing model featured a 1.2 GHz processor.

Lava Etab