Saturday, January 23, 2016

Online Stores Pulled out 16GB OnePlus 2 in the U.S. and Europe

OnePlus 2 16GB, smartphone, OnePlus 2

OnePlus, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China have stopped selling the 16GB version of the OnePlus 2 smartphone in the U.S. and Europe. They have confirmed it has permanently pulled that version of its smartphone from its online stores in those markets.

"According to feedback we have seen much greater interest in the 64GB version of the OnePlus 2 in North America and Europe, so we have removed the 16GB version from those store pages as of this week. We will continue to offer the 16GB version in limited markets such as India, where customers are more interested in an option for different amounts of storage."

You can still purchase the 64GB version of the OnePlus 2. It costs $389 in the U.S.

Oneplus 2 Unlocked 4G Smartphone, Android 5.1, 5.5 Inch Dual Nano-SIM Card (64 GB Black)

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Budget Android Smartphones: ZTE Grand X 3, Avid Plus

ZTE introduced two new budget Android smartphones at CES 2016, the Launched the Grand X3 and Avid Plus
The ZTE Grand X 3 - will only be available on Cricket Wireless

This smartphone features:

  • 5” HD (720x1280 pixels) display with an infinity edge
  • 3080 mAh battery with quick charge
  • 16 GB of storage expandable to 64 via microSD card
  • A Qualcomm 1.3 GHz quad-core processor Snapdragon 210 processor
  • A clean Android 5.1.1 experience
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash
  • 2-megapixel front camera
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop

The ZTE Grand X 3 is priced at $129.99  MSRP (manufacturer's suggested retail price) without contract and will be available via Cricket Wireless soon.

The Grand X 3 delivers high-end hardware and software at lest cost compared to similar smartphones.

The ZTE Avid Plus - will be available on T-Mobile and MetroPCS.

This smartphone features:

  • 5” FWVGA (480x854 pixels) LCD display
  • DragonTrail scratch resistant glass
  • 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
  • 5MP rear / 2MP front cameras
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB storage and supports expandable storage via microSD card
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • 5-megapixel rear camera
  • 2-megapixel front camera
  • 2300mAh battery

The ZTE Avid Plus will soon be available on T-Mobile starting January 20, no-contract price at $114.99 and will soon go on sale on MetroPCS.

The ZTE Avid Plus is a phone with wide appeal. Anyone looking for an affordable, durable and reliable option to stay connected can depend on the Avid Plus to be there when they need it.

Check out more ZTE budget smartphones on AMAZON

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Lenovo VIBE S1 Lite Selfie Smatphone at $199

Lenovo VIBE S1 Lite

Lenovo has unveiled their selfie oriented smartphone, the VIBE S1 Lite. Taking selfie's in the dark is a real challenge most of the time it will just give you a black photo with nothing visible. Now that will be the thing of the past, Lenovo's new Vibe S1 is equipped with a "selfie flash" located besides the 8 megapixel front-facing camera.

The front camera is made from a 5-piece lens for zero distortion and it has a Sony image sensor. The phone also features a panoramic selfies setting, that lets you take selfies in group with your friends. The main camera of the phone is a 13-megapixel sensor with dual-LED flash.

The Lenovo VIBE S1 Lite has a 5" inch 1080p IPS display (1920 x 1080 resolution), 1.3GHz 64-bit MediaTek octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card and has a 2,700mAh non-removable battery.

The best thing about Lenovo VIBE S1 Lite is the price at only $199. Like the VIBE S1, the Lite version will once again be available in either a white or blue color variant

Lenovo has not provided exact details on when the Vibe S1 will be released.