Celestial Opulence by Timex: Inspired By the Allure of the Night Sky

Humans have been relying on the stars and moons since the initial days to navigate, track time and to narrate the human stories with tales and myths. We have built legends around them, created Gods and drew maps that used constellations as their guide in the night sky. Stars and moon are looked upon as an example of irreplaceable beauty and excellence. Humans are mesmerized by these celestial beauties and tend to be enveloped by their charm and charisma. 

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BEST 10 AC FOR HOME 2020 Review & Guide

There are specific consumer goods categories in India that are considered a luxury, but in practical life, it isn’t so. Take, for instance, air conditioners. Every year this market shows healthy growth in sales figures. There are two primary reasons for this. One is the rising temperature during summers, and the second is the gradual increase in the disposable incomes fueled by attractive finance schemes. Continue reading “BEST 10 AC FOR HOME 2020 Review & Guide”

Best 6 security locker in India 2020 Guide & review

 

In modern times, where thievery and theft are reaching skies, it has become necessary to have a secure locker where you can preserve your valuable belongings like cash, jewellery, and other items. 

But the problem is that out of so many lockers available in the market, it is very difficult and annoying to find the best security locker that can match with all your needs and requirements like storage capacity, weight, locking mechanism, budget, etc. Thus after detailed research and analysis, we have presented before you a list of the 7 best security lockers in India.  Continue reading “Best 6 security locker in India 2020 Guide & review”

BEST 5 WATER GEYSERS IN INDIA 2019

India is a land of varied climatic conditions. With extremely chilly conditions up in the north, we get to experience hot and humid climate down in the south and with the hot desert in the west to largest rain receiving region in the east. But even with this varied climatic conditions of the country, one thing remains common; our requirements for hot water. Be it from bathing to boiling, hot water is a must for any India household. And the geysers are mostly the appliances that fulfil this requirement. Continue reading “BEST 5 WATER GEYSERS IN INDIA 2019”

MACBOOK OR WINDOWS LAPTOP? WHICH ONE MAKES THE BEST CHOICE

The competition between Mac and Windows PC/Laptops is on from years. While a Windows laptop or PC is referred to an electronic device using Windows as the Operating system, Mac, on the other hand, refers to the Macintosh PCs and laptops running on the Mac OS. Mac systems are owned by Apple exclusively. Both have different benefits and specifications which often makes a hard choice for the users to decide whether- Mac or Windows laptop. So, to make things easier, let’s go for a comparison between the different aspects of both systems. Continue reading “MACBOOK OR WINDOWS LAPTOP? WHICH ONE MAKES THE BEST CHOICE”

NETFLIX, HULU OR AMAZON PRIME? WHICH ONE TO CHOOSE!!

Gone are the days when DVDs and CDs are used for watching movies. Nowadays people are not even depending on the traditional cable operator and opting for cord-cutting solutions to watch their favorite movies and TV series. The cord-cutting solutions include choices like-Playstation Vue, Sling. TV, Crackle, HBO Go/HBO Now, Twitch etc but what tops the list are Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu.

Now the question is which is the best one? Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime? The following comparison will help you to spot out which service is the best one to choose from.

Netflix

If you are a hardcore movie lover, don’t look anywhere and go for Netflix. It is undoubtedly the best streaming service ever having a huge collection of movies from old classics to the new ones as well as TV series. It supports multilingual movies across the world and that’s why it is the biggest alternative to the traditional cable system. The streaming quality is unparallel supporting both HD and ultra HD quality. In this platform, you can have around 5 different profiles from a single account to keep track of your favorite contents and valuable recommendations.

Compatible Devices Android, Apple, Windows, PlayStation, Xbox, Google Chromecast, Amazon fire Stick, Smart TV, Apple TV
Advantages Wide range of Selection, Multi device Support, Optimized Interface, Advanced Recommendation system, High Streaming quality, 4 simultaneous stream
Disadvantages Expensive

Price Plan Basic:- $8.99, Standard: $12.99, Premium:- $15.99. Free

Trial:- 30 days

Hulu

Hulu is an absolute budget-friendly choice for the TV show lovers due to its wide collection of more than 85,000 episodes of several on-demand TV shows along with the best collection of classic anime series and plenty of offbeat movies but not so much like Netflix. Hulu is the best in brand new content. Whenever a new TV show airs, expect it to find in Hulu the very next day. It also operates in collaboration with Fox, NBC Universal and Disney featuring huge collections of TV series belonging to these channels some of which you won’t find in Netflix. Hulu is pure love for the TV show lovers.

Compatible Devices Apple, Android, Roku, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, Amazon Fire Stick, Smart TV, Apple Tv, Chromecast
Advantages Great Original Shows, Budget-friendly, Expansive library of TV shows, Live TV(only US)
Disadvantages Frequent ads, complicated interface, 1 simultaneous stream
Price Plan Monthly:- $5.99, Commercial free montly:- $11.99, Free trial:- 30 days

Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime gives the same service like Netflix and also has its own original series collections just like Netflix. It features a huge range of movies and TV shows having a partnership with Viacom that lets you enjoy many great shows from the television channels. It also tops in having a great selection of video games for children and comedy shows. Apart from that, it streams classic HBO collections and also provides unlimited access to Amazon Prime instantly video and Amazon Music under $99 per year.

Compatible Devices Android, Apple, Smart Tv, Chromecast, Amazon Firestick, Apple TV, PlayStation, Xbox
Advantages Lots of added benefits, Huge Collection, Great Original shows
Disadvantages Limited brand new content, extra cost for Ala-car-te contents
Price Plan Monthly:- $8.99, Free trial :- 30 days

Final Words

Netflix is the best choice with uncompromised quality but if you are conscious about the budget, then go for Amazon Prime. And for those who are more into TV shows, switch to Hulu.

XIAOMI NOTE 6 PRO VS SAMSUNG GALAXY M20- WHICH ONE TO CHOOSE!!

Xiaomi Series have become highly popular in the mobile industry from the past few years due to its advanced features and great hardware support in budget-friendly price. A lot of Android users have shifted from other brands to Xiaomi series. The most recently launched device of the Xiaomi series is the Xiaomi Note 6 Pro.

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The device displays a 6.5 inches full touch screen with 4GB Ram a and a resolution of 1080×2280 pixels. It is a dual sim device backed by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and a battery capacity of 4000 mAh. The device is available in three attractive colors- Black, Blue, and Rose Gold.

If the markets trends are to be compared up to January 2019, Xiaomi has left Samsung behind in shipping total number of smartphones till date. Hence with the recent launch of Samsung Galaxy M20 in January 2019 with an affordable budget starting from Rs.10, 990 onwards, the device has given a tough competition of Xiaomi Note 6 Pro.

The following charts state the comparison between the features and specifications of both the devices for better observation.

Comparison between Xiaomi Note 6 Pro and Samsung Galaxy M20

  1.  Display

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro is the advanced version of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 pro.  The device features an extremely glamorous alluring display of 6.26 inches screen with a bezel less design having a boat-shaped notch at the top. The aluminum body accompanied by Gorilla Glass protection gives the device a stylish sleek matt finishing. It features a full HD display having an aspect ratio of 19:9 and screen to body ratio of 81%.

Samsung Galaxy M20 is the advanced version of Samsung Galaxy M10. The device features a sleek stylish display having 6.3 inches display screen with a V-shaped notch at the top. The device has a polycarbonate coated body with glossy finishing portraying a classy look. The display is full HD quality having 19.5:9 as the aspect ratio and 83.44% screen to body ratio.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Screen Size 6.26 inches 6.3 inches
Technology LCD (Touch screen) LCD(Touch screen)
Screen Resolution 1080×2280 pixels 1080×2340 pixels
Colors Black, Blue, Rose Gold Charcoal Black, Ocean Blue
Aspect Ratio 19:9 19.5:9
Sensors Fingerprint, Proximity, Accelerometer Face Unlock, Finger Print, Proximity, Accelerometer
  1.  Camera

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro features two powerful rear cameras each of 12 megapixels and 5 megapixels with rear sensors. The front one is a whopping 20-megapixel selfie came with a 2-megapixel front sensor. The device is excellent for Skype calls, professional selfies, video chats, and high defined gaming experience.

Samsung Galaxy M20 also has two rear cameras at the back each of 13 megapixels and 5 megapixels with rear sensors. The device has a solid front camera of 8megapixels with no front sensors. It provides outstanding video streaming and gaming experience.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung GalaxyM20
Back Camera 12mp(f/1.9 , 1.4-micron) + 5mp 13 mp(f/1.9) + 5mp( f/2.2)
Rear Flash Yes Yes
Rear Autofocus Yes Yes
Front Camera 20mp(f/2.0, 1.8-micron) + 2mp 8 mp(f/2.0)
Video 1080@30fps 1080p@30 fps
Panorama Mode Yes Yes
HDR Yes Yes
Geo-Tagging Yes Yes
Front Flash No No

 Hardware and Software

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor having 4GB Ram. The software used in the device is Android Oreo 8.1 customized with MIUI 10. The battery back-up of the device is pretty good having a capacity of 4000 mAh with Quick 3.0 fast charging. It has 64GB internal memory storage and can be extended by micro SD card up to 256 GB.

Samsung Galaxy M20 runs on 1.6 GHz octa-core processor having 3GB RAM. The device uses Android 8.1 Oreo software and has an internal storage capacity of 32 GB. The extended memory capacity here with a slot for micro SD card is up to 512GB. The battery back up here is very powerful having a capacity of 5000 mAh.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 1.6 GHz Octa Core(2×1.8GHz+ 6×1.6GHz)
Operating System Android Oreo 8.1 Android 8.1 Oreo
RAM 4GB 3GB
Internal Storage 64GB 32GB
External Storage 256GB 512 GB
Micro SD Slot No Yes
Skin MIUI Samsung Experience 9.5 UX
  1.  Connectivity

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro is a dual sim supported device that includes, Wifi Connectivity, Bluetooth Support, Micro-USB, FM Radio, Hotspot, and GPS. It supports 4g, 3G, LITE, and GSM connectivity.

Samsung Galaxy M20 is also a dual nano sim supported device having Wifi support, Hotspot Support, FM Radio, GPS support, and Volte Support.

Specifications Xiaomi Note 6 pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Sim type Nano Sim Nano Sim
Sim Slots Dual Dual
Network 4g, 3g, GSM, LTE 4g, 3g, GSM, LTE
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Micro USB, USB on the Go C type
GPS Yes Yes
Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 802.11 b/g/n
Micro USB Yes No
Headphones 3.5 mm jack 3.5 mm jack

Price:-

Xiaomi Note 6 pro: – Rs. 13,744 onwards

Samsung galaxy M20:- Rs. 10,990 onwards.

Wrapping Up

As per the above observations, it can be concluded both the above device are equally powerful in different aspects. Hence both of them makes good affordable solutions for Android users.

 

SAMSUNG GALAXY M20 – THE ULTIMATE STYLISH AND BUDGET SMARTPHONE

INTRODUCING SAMSUNG GALAXY M20- THE ULTIMATE STYLISH AND BUDGET FRIENDLY CREATION IN SAMSUNG GALAXY SERIES!!

Samsung Galaxy M20, that has been recently launched in, January 2019 is currently trending high in India. It is the recently launched product of Galaxy series with incredibly advanced features and an ultra stylish look. The device features a 6.3 inches LCD screen with HD resolution and available in two attractive colors- Ocean Blue and Charcoal Black.

The polycarbonate coated body of the device with a glossy finishing is what makes the device compatible with the latest fashion trends. What makes this device the best choice is its powerful battery backup. It features a bulky 5000 mAh battery with super fast charging that can last easily for two days if not used too much and in case of 24 hours usage even, it can go on for 1 and a half day after full charging.

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It has a fullscreen HD display with a V-notch at the top and fingerprint sensor at the bottom, the viewing experience of the screen is amazing from all angles having excellent clarity, and perfect brightness and contrast. The device is available in India at a price from Rs.10, 990.

Device Features

  1. a) Display

The device features a full length 6.3 inches LCD screen having a screen resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. The device has a pixel density of 409 PPI, 19.5: 9 aspect ratio and a screen to body ratio of 83.44 percent. The display is a complete touch screen having fingerprint sensors and a V-shaped notch at the top with a glossy finishing and has a dimension of 74.5×156.4×8.8 mm.

Specifications:-

Screen Size: – 6.3 inches

Technology: – LCD

Screen Resolution: – 1080×2340

Feature: – Capacitive

Colors: – Charcoal Black, Ocean Blue

Aspect ratio: – 19:5:9

Sensors: – Face Unlock, Finger Print, Proximity, Accelerometer

B. Camera

The device features two powerful front and rear cameras for a wonderful shooting experience to capture and video the moments. There are two rear cameras in the back of 13 megapixels and 5 megapixels with sensors while the front part is boosted with a powerful 8-megapixel selfie camera.

The device serves excellent for gaming, video chats, face detection, and HDR imaging. Users can adjust the various camera settings like Exposure Compensation, Shooting Modes, Digital Zoom, Face Detection Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Touch to Focus, Auto Focus and ISO control as per their convenience. It even captures high-quality selfies in dimly lit environments.

Specification:-

Back Camera: – 13 mp(f/1.9) + 5mp( f/2.2)

Rear Flash: – Yes

Rear Autofocus: – Yes

Front Camera: – 8 mp(f/2.0)

Front Flash: – No

Video: – 1080p@30 fps

Panorama Mode: – Yes

HDR: – Yes

Geo-Tagging: – Yes

C. Hardware and Software

It consists of 3GB RAM and runs on 1.6 GHz octa-core processor (2×1.8GHz+ 6×1.6GHz). The software used in the device is Android 8.1 with an internal storage capacity of 32 GB and also supports micro SD card slot for expandable memory storage up to 512 GB. The device consists of a heavy 5000 mAh powerful battery with faster charging capacity and extreme longevity up to 2 days.

Specifications:-

Processor: – 1.6 GHz Octa Core(2×1.8GHz+ 6×1.6GHz)

OS: – Android 8.1 Oreo

RAM: – 3GB

Internal Storage: – 32GB

External Storage: – 512 GB

Micro SD slot: – Yes

D.  Connectivity

The device supports dual sim cards of nano type with USB support, Bluetooth Support, Hotspot, Wi-Fi support, FM radio, GPS support, and Volte support as well. It supports 4G/LTE. GSM and 3G connections.

Specifications:-

Sim type: – Nano

Sim Slots: – Dual

Network: – 4G, 3G, LTE, GSM

Bluetooth: – Yes

USB: – C type

GPS: – Yes

Wifi: – 802.11 b/g/n

Micro USB: – No

Headphones: – 3.5 mm

Wrapping Up

The new Samsung Galaxy M20 is undoubtedly the best choice in recent times being extremely budget friendly and loaded with tons of useful features. The performance is also quite satisfactory and serves as a great affordable solution for all regular Android users.

 

LG V40 ThinQ Review

LG has grown a lot as a company and its phones are getting better and closer to satisfying its customers. One of its recent models, LG V40 ThinQ, is set to flood the market with its new and better features. Let’s take a good look at how well LG has created this model, what are some disappointments it has and a brief view about its competition. Get amazing discounts on LG V40 by available exciting Amazon Offers on electronics stores.

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Design –

The phone has a 6.40-inch screen, 14403 X 3120 pixel resolution, octa core processor, Snapdragon 845 CPU, storage of 128GB, RAM of 6GB, Android 8.1, gorilla glass and it weighs 169 grams. The display is Plastic OLED, that is LG’s own. It’s a very good one with seven modes of colors to choose from. From a great color reproduction to a good brightness, this phone’s display are one of its best features. You can also adjust saturation, sharpness, brightness and other features by yourself. The manual adjustment feature was something missing from other phones and here it has been provided very beautifully.

The phone has an aluminum framed body and aesthetics are sleek and modern. Other features include a USB type C port, GPS, WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth, face unlock sensor and a sensor for fingerprint. The colors available are Aurora Black and Moroccan Blue. The phone has a socket for 3.5mm headset. The speaker of LG V40 ThinQ is amazing with a boombox feature that makes the sound a lot louder.

Camera –

The rear has three cameras – a primary camera of 12-megapixel of f/1.5 and 1.4-micron, and a secondary camera of 16-megapixel of f/1.9 and 1.0-micron and a 12-megapixel of f/2.4 and 1.0-micron. The front camera has a primary camera of 8-megapixel with f/1.9, 1.4-micron and a secondary camera of 5-megapixel of f/2.2 and 1.4-micron. You can click wide angle selfies. The camera quality is good but it won’t rise to the level of the quality achieved by Google Pixel of course.

The rear camera has some interesting modes you can shoot in. The triple shot mode takes the photograph with all the three lenses. The dim light photography is a lot better. The wide angle shots of landscapes are prefect for posting on social media. The camera application has ten modes to choose from. It has a food mode, a slo mo mode, cine shot, cine video mode etc. You can even fine tune your pictures to make them look better afterwards.

Battery –

LG V40 ThinQ is powered by a 3300mAh battery. It is smaller than that of OnePlus 6T’s (3700mAh), Huawei Mate 20 Pro’s (4200mAh) and Galaxy Note 9’s, that is 4000mAh.

The battery can last for a long time with one charge, but it’s battery isn’t as good as it’s competitors. It seems to discharge faster when using more apps. The phone comes with a feature of fast charging and wireless charging as well. Tryout exploring latest gadgets online with unbelievable Flipkart Sale today.

Conclusion –

Let’s compare the phone with its competitors. It’s US cost is $900. Thus, it will be competing with Galaxy Note 9, Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Google Pixel 3. No doubt, there are far better choices available at a better price. We know LG V40 ThinQ has five cameras and its rear cameras are good, but Mate 20 Pro’s rear camera stands out and is better. The battery life isn’t very satisfying and is a very big flaw as it’s competitors have better battery capacities at lower costs.

Right now, the price of the phone is higher than the features it is providing, thus making it compete with one of the finest models in the market. The cost tends to drop. When the price of the model drops, it will be a good option indeed. It’s not that bad an option right now even, if you are a fan of high quality wired audio. That’s a remarkable feature, apart from its display. It is still suggested to let the prices drop.

 

Realme 2 Pro Review and Specifications

It’s not easy for new brands to generate a dent inside the Indian marketplace right now taking into consideration how competitive and congested it currently is. Oppo took an opportunity and designed a sub-brand referred to as Realme recording to target the affordable message. And because this came with Oppo’s backing, there was a lot of expectation that a company’s primary smartphone must do well. As well as the Realme you did go beyond expectations, taking some strong hardware and good looks for a really competitive price point. A bit over three months and the organization is already out with its second phone, the Realme 2, and the gadget is all about getting features that are popular in 2018.

 

The Realme 2 is being advertised as a telephone that brings what followers look for the most in a smartphone in 2018. This includes the notch, dual camera setup and a large battery that continues over a daytime. And to that effect, the Realme 2 delivers on these aspects, but in doing this, the company has also made a couple of tradeoffs. Which means you get a notched display but the resolution has now been downgraded to 720p. You get a bigger battery and dual digital cameras, but the chipset has been downgraded to Snapdragon 450.

It can hard to create up your mind on the Realme 2 each time a very be ready Realme one particular is available for the similar price. The Realme one particular set an ordinary for pro comp, at least in terms of functionality. The Realme 2, yet, is trying to put a different normal i. age bringing the most affordable phone using a notch. Yet, it is a step display which is not well optimized and yearns for out on a 1080p image resolution. This is why My spouse and I call the Realme a couple of a version of your Realme one particular instead of a replacement, beneficiary.

But this may not be the first time we certainly have seen a smartphone centering on a similar thought because we certainly have already reached see the favors of Xiaomi Redmi Observe 5 Expert and Nokia 6. one particular Plus, which may have indeed placed a standard in their individual price portions.

The Realme 2 Expert price in India starts off at Rs. 13, 990 for the 4GB MEMORY with 32GB of safe-keeping version while the 6GB RAM with 64GB of storage version is priced at Rs. 15, 990. There is also a higher-end edition of Realme 2 Pro with 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage will cost Rs. 17, 990 and this is the edition we got to get our review.

Realme 2 Pro Review

Design

In many ways, the Realme 2 right now gets everything the Realme 1 was missing coming from a design perspective. The first iteration was primarily criticized for not adding a fingerprint sensor. You get that now around the back of the unit in addition to face unlock. Both are extremely fast, snappy and mainly accurate. Next up is the dual camera create on the again which is an upgrade over the single sensor on the Realme 1.

Display

As I said before, the notched display the actual Realme a couple of more 2018 than the Realme 1. The newest phone gets a bigger display screen and a greater screen-to-body relation (88. almost 8 percent) with limited bezels. All this great for anybody who is looking for a cheap notched smartphone, because the Realme 2 is among the cheapest using a display cutout right now. Therefore, the first of all big notable downgrade recommendations that the Realme 2 comes with an HD+ (720×1520) resolution rather than FHD+ image resolution that the Realme 1 gives at this same price point. The pixel thickness is also a bad 271ppi, this means colors to the screen typically look profound and punchy.

Performance

A primary reason the Realme 1 was impressive because of its price was that it offered some fairly powerful hardware that included an Helio P60 chipset, which is one of the better MediaTek processors out there, along with up to 6GB of RAM. With the Realme 2, the organization decided to say goodbye to MediaTek, selecting an entry-level Qualcomm Snapdragon processor instead. It is run by an octa-core Snapdragon 450 chipset. This is coupled with up to 4GB of RAM which is the variant We received pertaining to the review.

Cameras

The Realme 2 gets a dual camera setup, that makes it more up-to-date than the predecessor. The configuration is largely the same – you get a 13-megapixel primary sensor on the as well as an 8-megapixel sensor at the front. An additional 2-megapixel second sensor at this time allows you to take depth-of-field photos. You additionally get ways like Time-Lapse, Stickers and Panorama and extra features just like face loveliness and HDR. As mentioned ahead of, the camera app possesses an iOS-like AJE so for anybody who is familiar with just how things work with an iPhone then you certainly should look right at a residence with the Realme 2.

Power supply

When I analyzed the Realme 1, I used to be pleasantly surprised with how good the battery was. 3 of the 410mAh power supply inside the Realme 1 held up a good evening and a half usually usage. The Realme a couple of now gets an even greater 4, 230mAh battery. So it is safe they are required that the fresh device will not likely quit for you easily. Usually, usage, Managed to get00 around a couple of days well worth of set in place. Under even more intensive consumption which includes playing graphic demanding games, tube style sites and music and surfing social media software, you should even now squeeze away a day. 5 worth of life.

Realme 2 Specifications

DISPLAY

Screen size (inches) 6.20
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1520 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass

HARDWARE

Processor 1.8GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
RAM 3GB
Internal storage 32GB

CAMERA

Rear camera 13-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.75-micron)
Rear flash Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)

SOFTWARE

Operating system Android 8.1
Skin ColorOS 5.1