Monthly Archives: June 2015
iBall mSLR Cobalt 4 with 5-inch Display Octacore Processor 8MP Camera with detachable lenses Android 4.4 Now Available At Rs 8.499
iBall has released a new Android smartphone, the mSLR Cobalt4, with a new value proposition than most smartphones. It features an 8-megapixel primary camera with autofocus and dual-LED flash, but most importantly, it comes with four detachable camera lenses – an 8X zoom lens, a fins-eye lens with a viewing angle of 180 degrees, a wide-angle lens of 130 degrees, and a 10X magnification lens that can focus on objects that are 10-15 mm away.
iBall mSLR Cobalt4 Detachable Camera Lenses
When it comes to internal hardware, it features a 5-inch LCD display with qHD resolution, a 1.4GHz octa-core Cortex-A7 processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, microSD card slot, and a 2,000 mAh battery. In the connectivity department, the device offers dual-SIM card slot with 3G network capability, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, and A-GPS. Even though it has been an year since the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop, iBall has decided to ship this device with dated software in the form of Android 4.4 KitKat.
iBall mSLR Cobalt4 Specifications
5-inch LCD display, 960 × 540 pixels, capacitive multitouch
Android 4.4 KitKat operating system
1.4GHz octa-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, and microSD card slot
8-megapixel rear-facing camera, autofocus, dual-LED flash, and 1080p video recording
Four detachable camera lens attachments; 8X Zoom Lens, 180-Degree Fish-Eye Lens, 130-Degree Wide-Angle Lens, and 10X Magnification Lens
3.2-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash
Dual-SIM (3G + 2G), Wi-Fi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, GPS with A-GPS, Micro-USB port, and 3.5 mm headphone jack
2,000 mAh battery
iBall mSLR Cobalt4
The device is priced at Rs. 8,499, and comes with things like a free pouch and a free cleaning cloth for the lens attachments. The device is now available on offline as well as online stores
BSNL plans to launch a bunch of activities to boost the property. it might launch 4G services across six medium circles out of the twenty circles it operates through a strategic partnership with non-public players, in line with reports.
BSNL Chairman and director (CMD) Anupam Shrivastava confirmed the news, however haven’t disclosed the names of the non-public players with whom the operator plans to traffic jam.
According to sources, Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL) would be the primary potential alternative for partnership. RJIl has already signed AN agreement with BSNL to lease out 4000 of its mobile towers. it’s conjointly the sole player that possesses 4G spectrum in 2300 Mc band across all twenty two circles.
The other potential alternative would be Russian-based medium operator SSTL. It works underneath MTS complete in Asian country and has services across 9 circles.
Unlike the non-public players, BSNL plans to roll out 4G solely by March 2016. It owns restricted spectrum and would wish a minimum of 5MHz for the winning roll out of 4G.
Besides partnership with non-public players, the state-run medium operator would conjointly attempt joining its wired and wireless networks to deliver high speed net. Since, its broadband spectrum span across sixteen circles, this can be a potential proposal to contemplate. The operator will improve its Wi-Fi and 3G services, that it’s upgrading the networks.
BSNL will integrate 3G, 4G network which might alter the client to transfer to Wi-Fi.
For its prestigious Wi-Fi hotspot project, the state-run operator is finance concerning Rs. 7000 large integer over ensuing 2 years.
Google announced last week that it will improve users mobile search experience in India by faster loading of pages.
Google Web Light which is an internal name of the new feature, optimizes websites for 4x faster loading and 80% less data consumption that will result in 50% more page views. The video shows how fast the optimized websites load on a slow internet connection. These faster optimized pages help publishers and advertisers reach new audiences. In addition, a link to the original page will always be available, so users can still choose to view that version.
Targeted especially at emerging markets with slow internet speed, the feature is being tested in Indonesia currently. Soon, it is expected to hit other countries like India and Brazil.
Get a little taste of upcoming Android M right now with the pulled Android M launcher apk!
With the release of the new version of Android in its preview of Android M, Google also works on a new launcher for Android. The pitcher of experience Android M launcher is officially exclusive to the Nexus 5, 6 and 9. But you can easily download and install it on any other Android smartphone or tablet. Here we leave a little tutorial with which you will be able to install this new Launcher on your device.
Here’s how to download and install Android M home launcher on any Android device with the new app drawer right away in a few simple steps.
To get the application on your device, at first, you need to download the ‘Google Now Launcher’ (Google now launcher) and install it on your device if you haven’t already.
Once the app is installed, press the home button and leave it as the default launcher, and tap always in the popup window that is displayed.
With the default Launcher Google Now, you now need to download and install the new Android M Launcher apk file from here. To install the .apk, it is important to have enabled the unknown origins options. For this, go to Settings> Security> Unknown sources and press On.
Once the download is complete, install the new Google launcher on your device.
After installing the Android M Launcher, you have to clear the cache. For this go to Settings> Applications and look for Google Now Launcher. Tap Google Now Launcher and clear the cache.
Go back and look for the Google App. It is also important to clear the cache for this app.
Since this is done, hit the home button, and you can see the new version of Google Launcher on the screen of your device.
It should be noted that cleaning the cache helps you avoid nasty bug associated with the launcher and Google App. If the cache is not cleared, the icons in the app drawer and the home screen will literally be a disaster that you do not want.
If you decide to uninstall Android M launcher, here’s how to do:
Go to the Google Play Store and search for the Google app.
An uninstall option will appear on that page, tap on it.
Already uninstalled the app, repeat steps 1 and 2, but this time hit the Update buttons.
Head over to Settings > Apps and uninstall Google Now Launcher.
You will now have reverted back to your previous launcher.