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After a series of leaks and rumors, LG has finally lifted the curtains from its latest flagship device, the LG G6, at the Mobile World Congress 2017.



The device comes with a 5.7-inch IPS always-on FullVision display with a resolution of 2880x1440 pixels, and a pixel density of 565 ppi. It has an almost bezel-less design, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protecting the screen.

LG G6 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor (two of them clocked at 2.35 GHz, while the rest at 1.6 GHz). It is coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. It comes with 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. The memory is expandable up to 2 TB via microSD card slot.

The rear camera is a dual lens setup (13 MP each) - f/1.8 and f/2.4 combo with dual LED flash. It is paired with a 12 MP front-facing f/2.2 lens. The fingerprint sensor is placed at the rear. The device is dust and water resistant (IP68 certified).

The smartphone is packed with 3,300 mAh battery. It supports QuickCharge 3.0. The device runs on UX 6.0 operating system, based on Android Nougat.

LG G6 comes in black, platinum and white color variants.

LG G6 specifications


Operating System: Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Storage: 32 internal (expandable up to 2 TB)
Display: 5.7-inch IPS
Resolution (pixels): 2880x1440
Primary camera: 13+13 megapixel
Secondary camera: 12 megapixel
Battery: 3,300 mAh
Dimenisons (WidthxHeightxDepth): 71.9x148.9x7.9 mm
Weight: 163 g
Price: -
We are back, yet again, with our monthly series of the best Android games. Following six (in no particular order) are the ones we played and liked this month. Make sure not to miss any.

Best free Android games of February 2017

Chef Rescue - Management Game




Chef Rescue - Management Game is an addictive casual management game. The idea is to help out chefs from various restaurants by cooking and serving their customers. Make sure to take cooked stuff away from the hot plates and ovens before it is burnt. Serve the customers as fast as possible and make sure they are satisfied with the service to receive a gracious tip in return.

Rival Stars Basketball




RTival Stars Basketball is a card game mostly, but there is some real action on the court a few times during every match. The ultimate idea is to create, upgrade and maintain the team to win more games and ultimately increase the salary. It is a management-cum-player game.

Sniper 3D Assassin Gun Shooter




Sniper 3D Assassin Gun Shooter is a fun-to-play shooter game. The player controls a sniper and completes missions to earn virtual currency. That money can then be spent to upgrade the gun or buy new ones.

Traffic Racer




Traffic Racer is an arcade racing game. Drive to earn money which can then be spent on upgrading and buying cars. It is easy to control. The various game modes and number of vehicles doubles the fun.

Wheel of Fortune Free Play




Wheel of Fortune Free Play is an educational quiz word game. As you might have guessed, it is based on the famous TV show of the same name. Ever wanted to play that game as a contestant but never got lucky? Here is your chance.

Zombie Squad




Zombie Squad is a zombie racing game. The idea is to complete missions by shooting or running over the zombies that get in the way. Cars and the mounted gun can be upgraded and purchased from coins earned by killing zombies and covering the maximum possible distance.
ZTE has finally decided to jump on the bandwagon of B2C in the Indian market and has thus unveiled its entry-level smartphone, the ZTE Blade A2 Plus.

ZTE Blade A2 Plus front

The device comes with a 5.5-inch FHD (1920x1080 pixels) display, with a pixel density of 404 ppi. It has a metal unibody design, with curved 2.5D glass on front and edges.

ZTE Blade A2 Plus is powered by MediaTek MT6750T octa-core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz, coupled with Mali T860 GPU. It comes with 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. The memory is expandable up to 128 GB via hybrid SIM/microSD card slot.

The rear camera comes with 13 MP PDAF sensor with dual LED flash. It is paired with an 8 MP front facing lens. The fingerprint sensor is placed at the rear.

ZTE Blade A2 Plus rear and sides

The smartphone is packed with 5,000 mAh battery; the company promises talk time of up to 22 hours. It supports reverse charging, thus doubling up as a powerbank when needed. The device runs on Mi-Favor operating system, based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

ZTE Blade A2 Plus comes in gold and silver color variants. It will be available exclusively on Flipkart 6th February onwards. The device is priced at ₹11,999 ($180 approx.).

ZTE Blade A2 Plus specifications


Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor: 1.5 GHz octa-core
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Storage: 32 internal (expandable up to 128 GB)
Display: 5.5-inch Full HD
Resolution (pixels): 1920x1080
Primary camera: 13 megapixel
Secondary camera: 8 megapixel
Battery: 5,000 mAh
Dimenisons (WidthxHeightxDepth): 76.2x155x9.8 mm
Weight: 189 g
Price: ₹11,999 ($180 approx.)
Oppo has today launched their latest smartphone in India, the Oppo A57. It is being dubbed as the selfie-centric device. As a result, it is equipped with a 16 MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, screen flash, and bokeh effect.

Oppo A57 front

The rear camera of the smartphone is a 13 MP Sony IMX258 sensor with f/2.2 aperture and Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF).

The device runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor clocked at 1.4 GHz, with Adreno 505 GPU and 3 GB RAM.

The internal memory on the Oppo A57 is 32 GB, which is expandable up to 256 GB. The device supports two SIM cards (both nano).

Oppo A57 rear

The smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch HD IPS screen protected by 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The battery capacity is 2,900 mAh. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based custom skin ColorOS 3.0.

Oppo A57 comes in gold color. It is priced at ₹14,990 ($220 approx.) and will be available on the 3rd of next month.

Oppo A57 specifications


Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor: 1.4 GHz octa-core
Memory: 3 GB RAM
Storage: 32 GB internal (expandable up to 256 GB)
Display: 5.2-inch HD
Resolution (pixels): 1280x720
Primary camera: 13 megapixel
Secondary camera: 16 megapixel
Battery: 2,900 mAh
Dimenisons (WidthxHeightxDepth): 72.9x149.1x7.65 mm
Weight: 147 g
Price: ₹14,990 ($220 approx.)
Swipe has launched their latest entry-level smartphone under the Elite series of devices, the Swipe Elite Power. As can be guessed from its name, the smartphone boasts of a big battery (4,000 mAh to be exact).

Swipe Elite Power

The device supports dual SIM along with 4G LTE and VoLTE. It runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor clocked at 1.1 GHz.

Swipe Elite Power comes with a fingerprint sensor at the rear. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The primary camera is a 8 MP shooter. The secondary camera is equipped with a 5 MP lens.

The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch HD IPS display. It is powered by 2 GB RAM. It comes with an internal memory of 16 GB, which is expandable up to 32 GB.

Swipe Elite Power will be available exclusively on Flipkart tomorrow onwards. It is priced at ₹6,999 ($105 approx.).

Swipe Elite Power specifications


Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor: 1.1 GHz quad-core
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Storage: 16 GB internal (expandable up to 32 GB)
Display: 5.5-inch HD
Resolution (pixels): 1280x720
Primary camera: 8megapixel
Secondary camera: 5 megapixel
Battery: 4,000 mAh
Dimenisons (WidthxHeightxDepth): 77.0x156.5x8.8 mm
Price: ₹6,999 ($105 approx.)

Finally, after lots of teasers, Huawei has launched their latest smartphone, the Huawei Honor 6X, in India. It features a dual camera set-up at the rear for phone photography enthusiasts.

Huawei Honor 6X front

The device comes with a 5.5 inch full HD (1920x1080 pixels) display. It has a metal unibody design, with curved 2.5D glass on front and edges.

Huawei Honor 6X is powered by Kirin 655 quad-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz. There are two models - 3 GB RAM with 32 GB internal storage and 4 GB RAM packed with 64 gigs memory. The memory is expandable up to 128 GB, thanks to the hybrid SIM/microSD card slot.

The rear camera is a dual lens set-up (12 MP + 2 MP), along with a wide aperture (f/0.95 - f/16). The second lens is aimed to get the depth of field information to create the bokeh effect. The front camera is an 8 MP shooter.

The smartphone is packed with 3,340 mAh battery. The device runs on EMUI operating system, based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Updates to Android 7.0 Nougat are promised.

Huawei Honor 6X rear

Huawei Honor 6X will be available exclusively on Amazon via the flash sale model. The first sale is scheduled for 2nd next month, registrations for which have already begun. The base variant is priced at ₹12,999 ($190 approx.), while the high-end model costs ₹15,999 ($235 approx.).

Huawei Honor 6X specifications


Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor: 1.7 GHz quad-core
Memory: 3/4 GB RAM
Storage: 32/64 GB internal (expandable up to 128 GB)
Display: 5.5-inch Full HD
Resolution (pixels): 1920x1080
Primary camera: 12 + 2 megapixel
Secondary camera: 8 megapixel
Battery: 3,340 mAh
Dimenisons (WidthxHeightxDepth): 76.2x150.9x8.2 mm
Price: ₹12,999 ($190 approx.) for 3/32 GB variant; ₹15,999 ($235 approx.) for 4/64 gigs version