Reviews – Gizmo Times https://www.gizmotimes.com Tech news, reviews and discussions. Everything about gadgets, Virtual reality, Automobiles and the Internet. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:23:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8.1 Lenovo K8 Note Review – Handsome package, but with some delicate extremities https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/lenovo-k8-note-review/22909 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/lenovo-k8-note-review/22909#comments Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:21:41 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22909 Lenovo wasn’t into action except helping grow the Moto lineup in the recent time. Now, we finally have the Lenovo K8 Note, available exclusively on Amazon India. The Lenovo K8 Note is a straight jump from the K6 Note and the company has taken quite a while to work on this and finally come up […]

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Honor 8 Pro Review – Proper flagship with a non-flagship price tag https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/honor-8-pro-review/22547 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/honor-8-pro-review/22547#comments Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:14:47 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22547 The Honor 8 that was launched last year was easily one of my favorite smartphones when it comes to the design and it did offer everything that you would have wanted in a smartphone that doesn’t compromise design for internal hardware and vice-versa. Now, the Honor series sees an upgrade with not a successor to […]

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Moto Z2 Play Review – Asking if “Specs are better than experience”! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/moto-z2-play-review/22510 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/moto-z2-play-review/22510#comments Mon, 03 Jul 2017 06:06:21 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22510 Motorola’s recent smartphones and the love for bumpy cameras on the back are now becoming a routine now, right? A bad start to the review of the Moto Z2 Play but that’s what gets noticed first when you take a look at the otherwise so good device from the company in the Z series that […]

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Smartron srt.phone review – Master stroke after the first-innings duck by Smartron https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/smartron-srt-phone-review/21789 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/smartron-srt-phone-review/21789#comments Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:10:28 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=21789 If there was a gadget that needed an introduction with something not to do with tech, it was this. The SRT Phone, or the srt.phone from Smartron. Sir Donald Bradman was one name in the world of Cricket that was ahead of any other for decades. One man who Sir Bradman thought reminded him of […]

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ZOOOK Mean Machine M2 Review – A good long-drive partner! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/zoook-mean-machine-m2-review/22336 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/zoook-mean-machine-m2-review/22336#comments Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:34:35 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22336 ZOOOK is a French brand that is famous for electronic accessories, especially in the audio segment. There are several speakers, some basic ones and some heavy on sound ones from the company. I chose the Mean Machine M Square for reviewing and bought it for a good deal on Amazon. To be fair, there is […]

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Skullcandy Sport Method Wireless Review – Comfortable, but low on bass https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/skullcandy-sport-method-wireless-earphones-review/22155 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/skullcandy-sport-method-wireless-earphones-review/22155#comments Mon, 29 May 2017 09:03:57 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22155 Smartphone manufacturers are slowly pushing towards a new way of audio output on their devices and that makes it harder for headphone makers to stick to the standard wired audio and even for the users, it is a wise choice to have a wireless audio option because you don’t have to worry if your phone […]

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Xiaomi Redmi 4 Review – The best budget phone of 2017 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/xiaomi-redmi-4-review/22102 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/xiaomi-redmi-4-review/22102#comments Mon, 29 May 2017 06:51:25 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=22102 Xiaomi is undeniably the best when it comes to the budget smartphone segment in the country. It was a touch of a stone to convert it into gold every time the company launched a new phone in the budget range under the Redmi series, and that is right from the Redmi 1s, three years back. […]

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Asus Zenfone Live Review – Beautification defined, only when broadcasting https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenfone-live-review/21930 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenfone-live-review/21930#comments Thu, 25 May 2017 01:33:32 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=21930 ASUS India has had a good number of phones in different price ranges under the ZenFone 3 series in the past few months in India and even though some of them were great devices, the price didn’t give them a good response. The company recently had announced a good price cut for some of the […]

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Oppo F3 Review – Best device for smile, selfie camera, and action! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/oppo-f3-review/21428 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/oppo-f3-review/21428#respond Fri, 12 May 2017 03:02:53 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=21428 The way these phones are being promoted, the word camera on a smartphone can be easily related to the phones from the two brands, OPPO and Vivo. As you already know, OPPO had launched the F3 Plus earlier in the month of March. And now, the OPPO F3, which they call is the compact version of […]

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Gionee A1 Review – Proves its worth with selfies and battery, only! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/gionee-a1-review/21179 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/gionee-a1-review/21179#comments Tue, 02 May 2017 04:10:01 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=21179 The selfie craze is not slowing down by even a bit. With the increase in the number of people getting their wide smiles and grin on in front of the screen, it is being closely followed up by the smartphone companies that have been actively working to have the best optics for selfies in their […]

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Vivo Y66 Review – Almost the V5, sans the fingerprint sensor https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/vivo-y66-review/20910 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/vivo-y66-review/20910#respond Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:03:05 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20910 As you have known it earlier, Vivo has launched the Vivo Y66 before the launch of the Vivo V5 Plus IPL edition. It was nothing special but with the only 16MP selfie camera with the Moonlight flash as they call it. The phone can rather be called the toned-down version of the flagship Vivo V5 […]

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OPPO F3 Plus Review – Chunky dose of entertainment https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/oppo-f3-plus-review/20988 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/oppo-f3-plus-review/20988#respond Thu, 20 Apr 2017 05:16:16 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20988 “OPPO – Camera Phone”. Let’s begin with the tagline of the company. Simple, precise, and to the point. The OPPO F3 Plus that we are going to talk about here is about that itself, the camera, more than anything else in it. The F3 Plus was recently launched in India with the large size, to […]

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Timex IQ+ Move Review – Classy design melded with goodness of fitness tracking https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/timex-iq-plus-review/21027 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/timex-iq-plus-review/21027#respond Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:42:49 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=21027 Timex had earlier sent me a watch that was smart by its functionality and handsome by its looks but keeping it all good, the size was something it missed the mark with. Of course, the Timex Metropolitan+ had a year-long battery and that needed some space underneath the watch face, but now, Timex seems to […]

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Coolpad Note 5 Lite Review – Not heavy on pocket, yet premium’ish https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/coolpad-note-5-lite-review/20562 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/coolpad-note-5-lite-review/20562#respond Thu, 13 Apr 2017 08:45:30 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20562 One phone that gave Coolpad a very good image in the recent times was the Coolpad Note 3. Following that, the company had come up with a decent upgrade, the Coolpad Note 5 and now enters a rather budget-range option, the Coolpad Note 5 Lite. The smartphone is a choice for several reasons, though it […]

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Micromax Dual 5 Review – Entering the premium segment, with glory! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/micromax-dual-5-review/20451 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/micromax-dual-5-review/20451#comments Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:13:59 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20451 Micromax, the brand that has seen the big ups and then, the biggest of the downs in the smartphone market in India. At one time, it was the “Indian” tag that gave it the upper hand over the others, but later, the market changed in a way that consumers were happy with the value-for-money handsets […]

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Moto G5 Plus Review – A lot more than the camera! https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/moto-g5-plus-review/20218 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/moto-g5-plus-review/20218#comments Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:09:28 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20218 Lenovo, the company that now owns Motorola and has the full control on what should happen in the company, isn’t taking any focus off and is on the right track to try and maintain the brand value that Motorola has gained in the past few years after being under Google’s eye where it grew to […]

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Sony MDR XB950BT Bluetooth Headphones Review https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/sony-mdr-xb950bt-bluetooth-headphones-review/20094 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/sony-mdr-xb950bt-bluetooth-headphones-review/20094#comments Sat, 25 Mar 2017 06:09:51 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=20094 Sony’s MDR XB950BT is a Bluetooth headphone from Sony in their XtraBass(XB) series. It was launched a long time ago, and after using it for over 4 months, let me give you a review of the device so that you can decide if this product is for you or not. I’ll begin with the basics(the […]

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LeEco Super4 X43 Pro 4K TV Review – All about value for money https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/leeco-super4-x43-pro-4k-tv-review/19659 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/leeco-super4-x43-pro-4k-tv-review/19659#respond Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:54:23 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=19659 The Super3 TV series from LeEco has got a decent response from the consumer base in India and amidst the rumors about the company not doing so good and almost leaving the market, the entry of the new series of 4K TVs from the same company puts out a strong statement that they are here […]

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ASUS Zenbook 3 Review – Quite the Macbook competitor, with killer looks https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenbook-3-review/19562 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenbook-3-review/19562#respond Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:51:19 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=19562 ASUS has introduced their latest ultraportable laptop, the Zenbook 3 which goes up against Apple Macbook which has given portable yet powerful laptops a new definition. ASUS has managed to beat the Macbook in terms of portability by making the Zenbook 3 more thinner and lighter than the Macbook. One has to wonder, has ASUS […]

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Timex Metropolitan+ Review – Handsome, Intelligent, and Long-lasting https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/timex-metropolitan-plus-review/19382 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/timex-metropolitan-plus-review/19382#respond Mon, 06 Mar 2017 16:20:17 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=19382 I’ve used several fitness trackers, smart watches, and devices that keep a track of the number of steps that I walked during the day, and the number of hours I’ve slept. Some are real smart, some might not be as good as advertised, but the one thing that I’ve noticed is that either they are […]

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ASUS ZenFone 3s Max Review – “Strong enough to last long” https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenfone-3s-max-review/18387 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/asus-zenfone-3s-max-review/18387#respond Sun, 12 Feb 2017 01:44:11 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=18387 When you are looking out at some of the quick upgrades to smartphones, it is easy to recall some of the flagships in 2016. The OnePlus 3 was succeeded by the OnePlus 3T, and then the Xiaomi Mi5 by the Mi5 Pro. But, there is rarely a mid-range phone corrected by the brand to make […]

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Honor 6X Camera Review and Capture Samples – “A major boost by Dual-lens” https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/honor-6x-camera-review/18441 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/honor-6x-camera-review/18441#comments Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:19:31 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=18441 Many a time, we see smartphones offering big in terms of numbers when it comes to megapixels in the camera, but that does not matter a lot. That is because, in the end, if the right sensors are not given, and if the software doesn’t help optimize the picture, you won’t be seeing a proper […]

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InFocus Epic 1 Review – Rock solid, quick but with average cameras https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/infocus-epic-1-review/17866 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/infocus-epic-1-review/17866#comments Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:02:06 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=17866 The US-based smartphone brand InFocus is not very old in the Indian market and it had entered the market not more than two years back. Since its entry, it isn’t only the smartphones that the company has launched, but devices like TVs and projectors too have shown an appearance, though InFocus has focused quite well […]

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Intex Cloud S9 Review – A decent VoLTE enabled, well-built phone in a budget https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/intex-cloud-s9-review/17850 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/intex-cloud-s9-review/17850#comments Mon, 26 Dec 2016 10:14:49 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=17850 Intex has been working to bring out some decent smartphone options for the consumers having a budget of under Rs. 10000 and looking for a decent purchase that does not come with any big compromises. One of the latest phones from the company is the Intex Cloud S9, which is priced at around Rs. 6499. […]

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AuraVR Pro VR Headset Review (with Bluetooth VR Controller) https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/auravr-pro-vr-headset-review/17787 https://www.gizmotimes.com/reviews/auravr-pro-vr-headset-review/17787#respond Tue, 20 Dec 2016 04:15:45 +0000 https://www.gizmotimes.com/?p=17787 Virtual reality was said to be the future. Artificial intelligence added to it, was said to be killing every other technology when we talk of entertainment, gaming and such genres. But then, things are not so pacy as they should have been, and in several markets, VR is still in the nascent stage. In India, […]

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