Top Tech News Today: Android Pie On Max Pro M1, Xiaomi Black Shark, Mi Bluetooth Earphones & More!
Asus recently confirmed the list of all the devices that will receive the latest Android Pie update. The Asus bestseller from last year, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 is the latest to receive the Android Pie update.
Vodafone has unveiled an all-new plan at Rs 129 with unlimited benefits.
Xiaomi launched its much-awaited Redmi Note 7 smartphones in the country yesterday, Redmi Note 7 Pro and Note 7. The company also unveiled a new 32-inch Mi TV and Mi Sports Bluetooth Earphones Basic.
Let’s take a quick look at the top tech news from today.
- 1 Redmi Note 7 Pro & Redmi Note 7 Launched In India
- 2 Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Android Pie Beta Program
- 3 Vodafone Unlimited Plan At Rs 129 Launched
- 4 Three New Samsung Smartphones Launched: Galaxy A50, A30 & A10
- 5 WhatsApp Group Invitation Feature
- 6 Xiaomi Black Shark Coming To India
- 7 Moto RAZR Foldable Phone
- 8 Xiaomi Mi LED TV 4A Pro 32-inch & Mi Sports Bluetooth Earphones Basic Launched
Redmi Note 7 Pro & Redmi Note 7 Launched In India
Xiaomi unveiled the global unit of Redmi Note 7 in India, it’s the first launch in the world. The device was unveiled along with Redmi Note 7, the Chinese version from January. Redmi Note 7 Pro packs in Snapdragon 675, 48MP Sony IMX 586 sensor and more new upgraded features starting at just Rs 13,999. Redmi Note 7 with same specs start at Rs 9,999.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Android Pie Beta Program
Asus has announced the Android Pie Beta Power User Program for its bestseller from last year, the Zenfone Max Pro M1. As part of the program, all the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 users from around the globe can start to use Android Pie, as a part of the program. If you enroll and you want to return to the stable version of Android 8 Oreo, you will lose access to future beta program versions.
Vodafone Unlimited Plan At Rs 129 Launched
Being a voice call focused plan, the Vodafone 129 plan comes with unlimited calling benefit without any FUP. A great plan for users who mostly use calls to communicate. Not only call, the Vodafone 129 unlimited plan also offers free 100 SMS per day and 1.5GB 3G/4G data for a period of 28 days. Do note, that the plan has no calling restrictions regarding FUP.
Three New Samsung Smartphones Launched: Galaxy A50, A30 & A10
In a bid to revamp its whole new budget lineup in the country, Samsung has now launched three new smartphones. Three new Samsung Galaxy A series of smartphones have been unveiled: Galaxy A50, Galaxy A30 and Galaxy A10. The pricing starts at Rs 8,490, targeting the lower price range. The Galaxy A50 is the premium one out of the three supporting mid-range specs and an on-screen fingerprint sensor.
WhatsApp Group Invitation Feature
The WhatsApp Group Invitation Feature is now available in it’s a beta version, and a rollout is expected very soon. The Group Invitation feature on WhatsApp will now allow you to decide who can add you to a group. A much-awaited feature on the popular social messaging platform, the feature may be rolled out in a stable update within a month.
Xiaomi Black Shark Coming To India
The popular gaming smartphone from Xiaomi, the Black Shark will soon make its debut in the country. India recently has been a hot-spot for gaming-centric smartphones. Black Shark will be headquartered in Bengaluru in India, similar to Xiaomi. It’s a sub-brand under parent company Xiaomi. In India, the new unit will set up an office by the name Black Shark Global.
Moto RAZR Foldable Phone
Motorola has now confirmed its own foldable smartphone, Moto RAZR. It will use a different design and functionality compared to Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X. The company has already confirmed the product, and they are already working on a foldable smartphone. It is going to be inspired by its existing folding devices, and the new foldable smartphone will be different from the existing foldable smartphones like Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X.
Xiaomi Mi LED TV 4A Pro 32-inch & Mi Sports Bluetooth Earphones Basic Launched
Apart from smartphones, Xiaomi also unveiled a new TV and Bluetooth earpieces. The new Xiaomi Mi LED TV 4A Pro 32-inch will be available at Rs 12,999, starting on March 7. This is the third Mi TV from Xiaomi in India in 2019. The Xiaomi Mi Sports Bluetooth Earphones Basic is priced at Rs 1,499, to be available in Black and White color options.