HMD launches Nokia X100
HMD launched its new budget smartphone – Nokia X100 – in the United States. The latest handset is available exclusively through T-Mobile and Metro in the US. Starting November 19, the Nokia X100 will strengthen the carrier’s 5G offerings. It comes with some decent specs, 5G connectivity and a price tag of $252 (roughly Rs 18,709) for the sole 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage variant. Besides, the company has not revealed if and when the device will be launching in the Indian market.
YouTube to remove all public dislike counts on all videos
YouTube announced its decision to make the “dislike” count on all videos private across its platform. Given the extent, the decision is likely to be controversial that it impacts the visibility of the public into a video’s reception. But the Google-owned company believes the change will better protect its creators from harassment and reduce the threat of what it calls “dislike attacks” — essentially, when a group teams up to drive up the number of dislikes a video receives.
New Tecno Spark 8 launched in India
Tecno unveiled the all-new variant under its most popular Spark series, the Spark 8, 3 + 32GB storage variant that flaunts segment leading features at an aggressive price point of Rs 9,299. Equipped with disruptive features such as 16MP AI Enhanced Dual Rear High-resolution camera, 6.56-inch HD + Dot-notch display, and a massive 5,000mAh battery, Spark 8 is designed to give holistic smartphone experience to its customers. Tecno’s Spark series is known for its superior camera, display, and overall smartphone experience in the affordable segment.
Vivo Y76s 5G goes official
Vivo added a new member to the Y series called Vivo Y76s 5G. It is powered by the Dimensity 810 SoC, has 8GB RAM onboard, and runs Android 11-based OriginOS 1.0 which can be expanded virtually by up to 4GB. The Vivo Y76s 5G price has been set at CNY 1,799 (roughly Rs 20,800) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The smartphone also comes in an 8GB + 256GB that is priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs 23,200).