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Worldwide Android News 05/06/15 – Huawei, HTC And More

June 4, 2015 - Written By Kristijan Lucic

Xiaomi Launched The Company’s Power Bank Accessories In India

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Xiaomi is well-known for manufacturing smartphone, but this China-based company actually dabbles in a lot of different areas, and smartphone accessories are definitely one of them. Xiaomi has launched their 5,000mAh and 16,000mAh power banks in India for Rs. 699 ($11) and Rs. 1,399 ($22), respectively. Both of these accessories will be available for purchase starting June 9.

Intex Cloud Power+ Now Official In India, 4,000mAh Battery In Tow

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The Cloud Power+ is the last in the line of Intex’s offerings in India. This is a mid-range smartphone which features a 5-inch 720p IPS display, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable internal storage. This handset is powered by MediaTek’s MT6582M SoC, and it ships with 13 and 5-megapixel cameras on its back and front, respectively. The Intex Cloud Power+ is already available exclusively through Snapdeal for Rs. 8,599 ($135).

Micromax Announced Canvas A1 AQ4502 Smartphone In India

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Micromax launched yet another mid-range offering in India, the Canvas A1 AQ4502. This handset sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS display along with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable in-built storage. MediaTek’s MT6582 quad-core processor running on 1.3GHz fuels this handset, and a 1,700mAh battery is also a part of this package. The 5-megapixel camera is located on its back, while a 2-megapixel snapper can be found up front. This is a Dual-SIM handset which comes with Android 5.1 Lollipop pre-installed. You can already purchase this thing from eBay for Rs. 6,039 ($95).

Samsung’s Galaxy Core Prime 4G Mid-Ranger Now Official In India

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The Galaxy Core Prime 4G is a mid-range smartphone which sports a 4.5-inch WVGA PLS LCD display on the front, while 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable internal storage are also included here. The 2,000mAh battery is also a part of this package, and the device comes with Android 4.4 KitKat pre-installed. 5 and 2-megapixel cameras are located on the back and front of this device, respectively. The device is available from Airtel in India, and offers 4G LTE connectivity.

The Gree-Branded Mid-Ranger Is Finally On Sale In China

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Gree has finally launched their much talked-about mid-ranger in China, but it seems like the phone is in short supply at the moment. Anyhow, this device sports a 5-inch 720p display up front, and it also comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable internal storage. Qualcomm’s Snapdragon quad-core SoC clocked at 1.2GHz (Snapdragon 400 or 410) fuels this handset, and Android 4.4.4 KitKat comes pre-installed here. The 8-megapixel camera is located on its back, and a 2-megapixel snapper is available up front. The device is priced at 1,600 Yuan.

Vodafone UK Offers Big Value Bundles On Pay As You Go

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Vodafone UK has launched ‘Big Value Bundles’ on Pay as you go, which includes unlimited texts, some free data and access to the carrier’s 4G network all over the UK. You can get the Vodafone Smart Prime 6 for £79 on Pay as you go now, which is not a bad deal. The carrier has also launched the ‘Rewards’ offering, which basically lets you collect points with the carrier and spend them for various rewards afterwards. Visit vodafone.co.uk for more information.

Micromax Canvas Tab P690 Launched In India, Intel-Powered 8″ Tablet Costs Rs. 8999 ($141)

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Micromax’s latest tablet, the Canvas Tab P690, features an 8-inch 1280 x 800 IPS display, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable internal storage. Intel’s Atom quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz fuels this handset, and a 4,000mAh battery is available on the inside. The 5-megapixel camera is available on the back of this thing, while a 2-megapixel snapper can be found on the front side of this tablet. Android 4.4 KitKat comes pre-installed here (you’ll be able to upgrade it to Android Lollipop), and the device is available in Brushed Metallic Grey color, while it costs Rs. 8,999 ($141). You’ll be able to purchase this thing in India starting June 7.

Huawei To Launch Huawei P8 And P8 Lite In Taiwan Soon

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Huawei P8 Lite is the company’s mid-ranger offering, and the Huawei P8 is their new flagship for this year. The P8 Lite features a 5-inch 1080p IPS display along with 2GB of RAM and a 13-megapixel shooter. The P8, on the other hand, ships with a 5.2-inch 1080p panel, 3GB of RAM and also a 13-megapixel camera. Both of these handsets will be launched in Taiwan on June 9, and will be available starting in the middle of this month.

LG G4c Released In Netherlands For $280, Available From BelSimpel

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The LG G4c is the company’s mid-range offering, and LG G4’s little brother. This smartphone features a 5-inch 720p (1280 x 720) IPS display, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable internal storage. The device ships with a 2,540mAh battery, while 8 and 5-megapixel cameras are available on its back and front, respectively. Android 5.0 Lollipop comes pre-installed here, and the device is available in Gold, White and Grey color options. If you live in Netherlands you can purchase it from BelSimpel for €248 ($280).

HTC Desire 326G Dual Released In India For Rs. 9,590 ($150)

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The Desire 326G Dual has originally been released in April, and HTC has now launched it in India. The phone features a 4.5-inch 854 x 480 display along with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable in-built storage. Spreadtrum’s SC7731G SoC powers this handset along with Mali 400 GPU. The device ships with Android 4.4 KitKat pre-installed with HTC’s Sense UI on top of it. 8 and 2-megapixel snappers are available on the back and front of this handset, respectively. The 2,000mAh battery is also a part of this package, and the device comes in Black Onyx and White Birch color options. In case you’re interested, you’ll have to splash out Rs. 9,590 ($150) in order to get it.