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Transsion To Start Selling Smartphones In India

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The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Transssion (formerly Tecno Telecom),  is planning to launch its smartphone business in India effective in Q2 of 2016.

According to Gordon Zhang vice director of TeleAnalysis.

“Tecno will launch India operations in Q2, 2016 and launch smartphones.”

In the African market the company has been very active for last 9 years. During that time they have increased their market share thanks to a sound localization strategy.

“Once it launches India operations, the company is planning to go step wise. First, the focus is on getting supply chain to India. Second, make in India and sell in India. Third, focus is to make in India and sell to Africa. Fourth, is to make in India and sell to other emerging markets,”

“In 2014, Transsion did total sales of 46 million whereas in 2015 the company sold 59.2 million and in 2016 plans are to sell 80 million mobile phones,” said Zhang.

Established in July 2006 Transsion Holdings, is a high-tech enterprise concentrating in R&D, production, sale and service of smartphones and currently has a bundle of smartphone brands – iTel, Tecno, Carlcare and Infinix.

The firm has bureaus in Nigeria, Dubai, Tanzania, Kenya, Becesngal and Cameroon and has a plant in Ethiopia, apart from a plant in China. The Ethiopia factory has around 1,000 employees and exports smartphones to Nigeria, Angola and Tanzania. In China, Transsion assemblies 300 thousand smartphones per day.

The company Transsion Holding not only makes smartphones but they also make tablet, lightning, accessories and home appliances.


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Intex Launches Aqua Turbo 4G With Android 5.1, 3000mAh Battery At Rs 7444

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The Intex Aqua Turbo 4G is the most recent LTE-empowered cell phone from the local producer’s Aqua arrangement. At a more reasonable value, you can now buy Aqua Turbo 4G online or disconnected from the net.


The Intex’s new 4G-skilled cell phone accompanies a 5-creep (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS showcase, is controlled by a 1GHz quad-center MediaTek MT6735M 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU, matched wth 1GB of RAM, Dual SIM with 4G availability bolster offers 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS. It is supported by a 3000mAh battery, instead of 4000mAh force pack found on Cloud Power+ and Aqua Power Plus.

The camera on the Aqua Turbo 4G runs with 5MP Selfie on its front and the same on its back with LED streak. It accompanies 8GB of inbuilt stockpiling, with capacity expandability by means of microSD card up to 32GB. It comes pre-stacked with Myntra, News Hunt, Clean ace and Skype applications, Smart Wake highlights. It has HotKnot record exchange that permits two telephones to trade photographs and media documents immediately until both the phne screens are assembled.

Accessible to purchase Intex Aqua Turbo 4G in White, Black, Gray and Champagne hues. Valued at Rs 7444 in India, separately.

Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Mobile Business Head, Intex Technologies, said:

We have always been at the forefront in technology advancements and the Aqua Turbo 4G is yet another powerful 4G LTE device from Intex’s kitty. Intex always builds devices with stunning designs and powerful features which are also priced lucratively. This pioneering product comes as a package of smart designing, powerful battery, performance and pre-emptive pricing for our target consumer.

Facebook Enables Messages From Chrome Mobile Browser

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The world's biggest informal organization had made it simpler for clients to get overhauls by means of Google's Chrome portable program.Facebook's portable site now backings push notices on Chrome. The element will send essential notices from Facebook to the Chrome portable program client, paying little mind to whether they're on Facebook's site or have the Facebook application introduced, by.Keeping in mind the end goal to turn on notices, versatile Chrome clients need to go to the Facebook portable site. Once there, a pop-up will seem, inquiring as to whether they'd like to permit Facebook to send notices. In the event that permitted, Facebook will send those warnings at whatever point something vital happens, similar to photograph labeling and companion demands.Chrome versatile push notifications The highlight could turn out to be a vital one for Facebook. While the organization's local iOS and Android applications are reliably among the most famous on the planet, they are still rather information overwhelming for those in developing markets. Without an application introduce, be that as it may, Facebook clients need to explore to the versatile site for upgrades, bringing about less engagement with Facebook.By including push-warning backing, on the other hand, Facebook cautions clients to whatever is essential and guarantees that they'll return to the site once they do, making it a more customary destination.Still, Facebook is a bit late to the diversion. Google declared backing for outsider push notices in April and a modest bunch of organizations, including eBay, rushed to bounce in (see above).Looking ahead, Facebook says that it has taken a shot at restricting copy notices if a man has Chrome and the Facebook application running. Nonetheless, it's normal that further enhancements should be made in the coming months as more clients sign on for the warnings.

Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Pop Up, Star and Go Play phones, Go Watch

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gsmarena_001Alcatel has officially reported a bunch of cell phones at IFA, with significantly more to come, we’ve been told. On top of that there’s additionally a smart watch, running an exclusive OS.

The OneTouch Pop Up is the most elevated specced of the lineup and is fueled by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 (MSM8929) with an octa-center processor timed at up to 1.4GHz. There are 2GB of RAM on board and the inherent stockpiling is 16GB, expandable through microSD.

The presentation is a 5-inch IPS unit with 720p determination and 5-finger multi touch support. The essential camera is a 13MP shooter with a sensor size of 1/3.06″, f/2.0 lens opening and a LED streak. On the front there is a 5MP settled center selfie snapper.

There’s a sensible network suite, which incorporates multi-band 2G/3G/4G radios, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS and the cell phones likewise have a FM radio recipient. It’s a double SIM double standby cell phone with a battery limit is 2,000mAh.

The OneTouch Pop Star comes in two unmistakable renditions, one restricted to 3G systems just, the other supporting Cat.4 LTE on top. The distinctions come down to chipset and stature (strangely), with the 3G adaptation brandishing a Mediatek MT6580 and measuring 141 x 71.5 x 8.6mm, while the 4G utilizes the MT6735P SoC and is 1.5mm taller.

Either model accompanies a solitary gig of RAM and 8GB of expandable stockpiling. Imaging division is more unassumingly furnished with just a 8MP essential camera, still with a LED streak. The 5MP FF front snapper is kept also. Interestingly, the 3G adaptation can shoot 1080p features, while the 4G variation is topped at 720p.

The showcase is again 5 inches in askew with HD determination, however alcatel cites it as Full Lamination, which means there’s no different touch sensor layer, along these lines bringing about a more slender glass/touch sensor/show get together.

Cell network aside, both variants support Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS and FM radio gathering. Battery limit is again 2,000mAh, with a cited charging time of 3 hours. Double SIM renditions will likewise be accessible.

The Pop Star may be low on specs, yet is unquestionably solid on adaptability and will be offered with an extensive variety of back spreads. The quantity of choices is large to the point that they’re assembled into whole accumulations. There’s the Funky gathering with “hallucinogenic plans” (probably the neon-hued ones), the Leather accumulation (not genuine cowhide), the Fashion gathering, and the wood-like Nature-ECO gathering.

At that point comes the OneTouch Go Play cell phone which brags an IP67 accreditation for insurance against the components. Alcatel additionally claims it’s shockproof, however this is harder to evaluate.

The specsheet records a Snapdragon 410 chipset, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of capacity, thankfully expandable. The presentation is a 5-crawl 720p TFT board. It has the same 8MP/5MP camera combo as the Pop Star, with 1080p feature recording.

Alcatel is not new to the smartwatch world having effectively dispatched its OneTouch Watch, however is presently growing its portfolio with a more tough Casio G-stun style Go Watch. Pegged as the ideal friendly in submerged exercises for the Go Play cell phone, that is the place the Go Watch obtains the vast majority of its configuration signals.

The Go Watch is fueled by an unassuming 180MHz Cortex-M4 CPU and highlights a 1.22-inch IPS show with (240 x 204), and its punctured tire nature is covered by the tough bezel. The wearable measures 50.5mm in distance across and is 13mm thick, while the wristband is 22mm wide. Alcatel guarantees 2-5 days of battery life out of the 225mAh cell.

The smartwatch has a large portion of the components you would expect, including a heart rate sensor and a vibration engine for notices, and in addition a gyro sensor and accelerometer, however includes an altimeter top of all these. It keeps running on a restrictive OS, so no quick access to Android Wear applications. It is, in any case, perfect with both Android cell phones, running Jelly Bean 4.3 and up, and Apple gadgets with iOS7 or more up to date.

You can look at our hands-on report on the Alcatels, while we’re sitting tight for a couple of more guaranteed…

Cinemartin NEXT 4K 4:4:4 Recorder Computer now with Windows 10

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The team over at Cinemartin, the producers of the leading Prores and other cinematography tools and devices like the universal 15mm baseplate, is now proud to announce a new upgrade for its 4K portable video recorder-monitor-computer. NEXT is now featuring Windows 10 and support for video from GigaEthernet cameras, USB cameras as well as HDMI and SDI (6G-3G-HD) cameras. NEXT is also now featuring Windows 10 on all their new models.

NEXT, the complete media station produced by Cinemartin that can be used as a DIT, can record video at up to 4K at 4:4:4 uncompressed, allows to capture also at lower resolutions 1080p, 720p and SD PAL or NSTC, now features support for GigaEthernet cameras and USB 1.0, 1.1, 2.0 and 3.0 cameras like the ones from Point Grey, Vision Research, etc .., with dual Ethernet ports and 4x USB ports allowing for multiple cameras.

Windows 10, now bundled already!

Windows 10 launched to the general public back in July. With SDI and HDMI input and outputs, supporting all the professional cameras from major manufacturers including but not limited to Sony, Panasonic, Canon, JVC, AJA, Blackmagic, Kinefinity from SLR to mid-size and bigger configurations, NEXT 4K now comes with Windows 10, allowing users to take benefit of the new O.S. From Redmont, Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit, a lot of great new features including but not limited to a new video media player, EDGE (new internet explorer chrome like) and new abilities for easily share and send the recorded files to a wider media & locations, by Wifi, Bluetooth, USB, Ethernet, etc ..


NEXT now comes with integrated storage from 500GB to 1TB but users can add any external drive via one of its many usb 3.0 ports. With SSD like the Samsung T1 being one of the most popular SSD being used.


Next not only supports real-time Uncompressed, Motion-jpg or DPX at up to 12-bit video & audio capture, it also comes with a background transcoder for almost all variants of Prores and H.264, the new HEVC H.265 video codec and also features complete support for Adobe Premiere CC 2015, Adobe After Effects CC 2015 and other software. Next also supports streaming software.


Marc Grial from Cinemartin support said:

“As of now, NEXT, is the world’s only capable & supporting True Uncompressed video recording device, same width as the Atomos Shogun or Convergent Design 7Q, but featuring a computer too, uncompressed recording, Masters also in Motion-Jpg and DPX up to 12Bit, 4:2:2 and 4:4:4, with deliveries available in Prores and HEVC H.265, being the world first supporting video input from almost any professional cameras & ports; SDI, HDMI, USB and now GigaEthernet too.”

NEXT 4K features a stunning 6.7″ high brightness HD touch screen (500 NIT, more brightness than Galaxy Note 4 about the same as IPhone 6+), being the world first featuring a built-in computer running intel 64 Bit Core processor’s, with a Partial Buffer – RAM of 16 GB or 24 GB and a integrated SSD of 500 GB or 1000 GB for about 3 grands. It fully supports Adobe Premiere CC 2015 as well as After Effects CC 2015 as well as a lot of other apps; for streaming, share, upload and send, backup, etc .. and it is really a fast machine, fully portable consuming only 29W (15W TDP), that can battery 12V std. be powered and run for 3 – 5 hours, or more with sleep mode activated.

Cinemartin NEXT is available and can be purchased now, it is guilt on a per order basis, first in first out with deliveries in a month from the purchase date. Prices will be starting at 2.495€ (hdmi + gigaethernet + usb model) and 3.295€ (hdmi + sdi + gigaethernet + usb model).

More info at:

In-depth video by Alister Chapman (DP, Sony consultant & teacher):

Nokia Actually Made Devices With AMOLED Screens Before Samsung!

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Samsung is most commonly credited for smartphones with super AMOLED LCD displays, but did you actually know that Nokia started the production of devices with AMOLED screens before Sammy? (I actually didn’t until today).

Read this piece by Phonearena.

Samsung’s smartphones are famous for many things, one of them being their AMOLED (or, in recent years, Super AMOLED) displays. Almost all of Samsung’s high-end Android smartphones feature AMOLED screens, and, in fact, Samsung’s been using this technology even before launching its first Android handsets. However, the world’s first smartphone with an AMOLED display was not made by Samsung.

Announced in August 2008, and released in early October that year, the Nokia N85 was the very first smartphone to sport an AMOLED screen (a 2.6-inch one with 240 x 320 pixels). The N85 was a Symbian-based dual-slider with advanced features – for its time – like HSDPA, Wi-Fi, and a 5 MP rear camera with auto focus and Carl Zeiss lens.

Samsung’s first AMOLED smartphone – the i7110 – was announced in late October 2008, but did not hit the market until February 2009. Just like Nokia’s N85, the Samsung i7110 ran Symbian, and offered a 2.6-inch AMOLED screen with 240 x 320 pixels, though this was a candybar, not a slider.

It’s worth noting that, in 2008, there were already plenty of phones with OLED (organic light-emitting diode) screens around. But AMOLED (active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) was introduced as a superior technology, improving things a lot by consuming less power, and offering faster response times. Sure enough, since the screens of both the Nokia N85 and Samsung i7110 were using early AMOLED technology, they performed rather poor in direct sunlight. Also, in case you were wondering, these were not touchscreen displays.



Customized Apple iPhone 6s Goes On Pre-order Starting At $7,995

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Ofcourse we know Apple would be releasing the latest additions to it’s iPhone base sometime this year, as is customary for the Cupertino based tech giant. However, the iPhones which are expected to be called iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are yet to surface.

Unreleased, released pre-order… Meh


Though the two expected devices are no where to be found on Apple listings, a company that’s into adding luxury to Apple’s devices has started taking down pre-orders for the customized flagship when released.

The customizations are always outbound as you expect, the innards are still the regular innards, processors and all. The company – Brikk is offering you blinged-up iPhone 6s unit starting at about $7,995, and going all the way up to a mind-blowing $199,995.

The cheapest model is the iPhone 6s Lux, made with two layers of pure 24k yellow gold, 18k pink gold, or 950 platinum.

At the other end of the scale sits the iPhone 6s Plus Diamond Omni, which is coated with the same options as the cheapest option, but adds in diamonds. Lots of diamonds, making for a total of 53 carats.

Brikk says it will start shipping the pre-ordered devices around 4 to 6 weeks after Apple is going to release the standard, non-gold plated iPhone 6s duo. You can pre-order either by paying in full or by shelling out a non-refundable deposit that goes from $2,500 to $25,000 depending on which product you choose.

30,000 OnePlus 2 Units Sold-out In 64 Seconds

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The never settling OnePlus released the next-gen flagship killer OnePlus 2, and released just a fraction to a massive anxious flagship killing faithfuls. The outcome, the 30,000 units put up for sale gets sold out in less than 2 minutes.
OnePlus Two
OnePlus 2 was released in China with a CNY 2,000 ($320/€295) price-tag.

Folks who didn’t get to pick the OnePlus 2 would have to wait till 11th August. The sales were done through OnePlus’ online store in China. It’s not clear how many units will be in the second batch, but they probably won’t last much more than a minute either. By the way, it seems that in China you don’t need an invite, those are only for international customers.


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If you are going to be competing in the MTN Tech+ game competition (FIFA 15 & Mortal Kombat X), then you must read this laid down rules or else…

Please note that these rules would be adhered to strictly and complaints would not be tolerated if no prior clarifications have been made. Defaulters of rules would be given a Yellow card as a warning and if they default again, would be given a Red card and disqualified (in case of participants) or asked to leave (in case of spectators).

General Rules
There should be NO fighting, cursing or trolling (with contestants). Defaulters would be given a yellow card and red card for subsequent offences.

Group stages for FIFA 15 starts on the 24th of July by 10am while the knockout stages start on the 25th of July by 9am.
Group stages for Mortal Kombat X starts on 25th of July by 10am and subsequently knock-out stages.


Control Pads
1. Please do not remove any controller from any console. Defaulters would be given a yellow card.

1. Format used is tournament-style. Contestants would be divided into groups of 8 or 9. Grouping would be done as contestants are accredited so please ensure you are there early. They would play themselves (round robin) and the person with the highest score emerges from a group as finalist. The top people would then play themselves in a single elimination/knock-out format until the winner is gotten.
NB: Only one person emerges from a group. Please ensure you are there early so that you can be accreditaed

2. Match time for group stages up till semi-finals is 4 mins per half. Time for the semi-final and final matches is 5mins per half. Players have another 3mins to set up their button configurations, player settings, etc. Players can go to settings once each during match play to change their settings if they want.

3. Players are not allowed to pause during active play. If there is a need to go to settings, the player until there is a mandatory break e.g throw in, goal score etc.

4. Priority for top seeds from groups would be in the following order: Points > Head-to-head > Goals aggregate.

5. In the knockout stages, in the event of a draw after normal regulation time, the players would proceed straight to penalties.

6. The players can pick a coach who can advise them quietly during the matches. This person should stay beside or directly behind the player. No external person should interfere in on going matches by pointing out flaws in the players’ game or weaknesses.
Defaulters shall be given a yellow card and red subsequently.

1. Players would be grouped into 16 groups (tentative) and pools will be played. Two people would emerge from each group to give a total of 32 (subject to change depending on the number of accredited entrants.)
**Please note that number of groups is still subject to change till the day of the event.
NB: Only 2 people would emerge from a group.

2. The final 32 (or top groupers) will engage in a double elimination style bracket until a winner emerges.

3. The matches for pools and brackets up till losers & winner’s finals will be best of 3 rounds, best of 3 matches. i.e first to 2
Winners final, losers final and grand finals would be best of 3 rounds, best of 5 matches. i.e first to 3

4. Players (if they wish) have 15 seconds to do a button check before they begin their game. Once the match starts, there would be no pause. Any player that pauses forfeits that round except if the opponent accepts to continue.

5. The contestants are allowed to pick a friend who would either stand behind them or by their side to offer advice in whispers during their matches. However, apart from this person chosen by the player, NO PERSON SHOULD POINT OUT OR OFFER ANY ADVICE TO ANY OF THE PARTICIPATING PLAYERS WHILE THE MATCHES ARE GOING ON.
Any defaulter would receive a yellow card and subsequently a red card.
The above rules should be carefully read and if there are any clarifications to be made, call any of the following numbers: 08086918521, 08068287506.

Via | TechPlus NG