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Tecno DroiPad 7D unveiled with Dual SIM and Kids Zone support

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After launching the Tecno PhonePad 3 ,the Tecno Camon CX and Camon CX Air smartphone earlier this year, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Tecno Mobile has again   updated its tablet portfolio with the launch of an entry-level Tablet , “The Tecno 7D for short , DroiPad 7D or  Tecno DroiPad 7D .

The most interesting part of the  entry level Tecno DroiPad 7D is the Kevlar back that just looks just like that of the Infinix Hot 2 announced back in 2015.

Also worthy of note is the support for dual SIM and Kids Zone support , a feature which allows parents to manage the content and time kids can watch and play on the device. To give a better protection for your kids, it will automatically turn into eye-protection mode at night and it gives out alarms if the kids are reading while laying down.

The  Android 7.0 Nougat powered  Tecno DroiPad 7D  features  a 7-inch IPS screen  with 600 x 1024 pixels resolution and powered by  1.3GHz  Mediatek MT8321D quad-core processor supported by  1GB of RAM and a 16GB of native storage, expandable via microSD, up to 256 GB .

The Tecno DroiPad 7D packs a 5MPixel main camera with LED flash and a 2MP selfie cam positioned in front , still with LED Flash. The Tecno DroiPad 7D  is an entry level tab probably targeted at the younger generation  , so it lacks the Fingerprint sensor found on the recently announced Tecno PhonePad  3 and offers only 3G along with Wi-Fi b/g/n, microUSB and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Tecno DroiPad 7D Specifications

Model Tecno DroiPad 7D
Security

 

Operating System Android 7.0 Nougat
Color Gray
Internal Memory‎ 16GB expandable up to 256GB
RAM 1GB
Processor 1.3GHz  Mediatek MT8321D quad-core processor
Display Size 7.0 inch IPS HD display , 600 x 1024 pixels
Rear Camera 5MP camera with flash
Front Camera 2MP with flash
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot , 2G 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G 2100 MHz ,4G LTE
Battery 3000mAh non removable battery

 

The Tecno Droipad 7D is already available in Kenya  with a price tag of Ksh. 9,900 via Jumia Kenya ,while same goes for  N33, 000 via Jumia Nigeria .

Huawei Y7 Prime with 4,000mAh battery and Android 7.0 Nougat Announced

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Huawei Mobile has just updated its Smartphones line up with the unveiling of a device  stuffed with decent specs and a  long lasting battery. The new family member is the Huawei Y7 prime and it looks like the Hong Kong variant of the Huawei Enjoy 7  plus .

Where To Buy Huawei Phones & Pay On Delivery

Jumia Ghana|Buy Now
 Jumia.com.ng|Buy Now
Jumia Kenya|Buy Now

The Huawei Y7 Prime is made entirely of premium look metal unibody design with metal edges  with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner . The device main selling point is its  4000 mAh battery which should be able to give you quite impressive standby times.

On the display front is a 5.5 inch HD display with a relatively low pixel density of 267ppi (pixels-per-inch) ,while beneath that is  a Snapdragon 435 chipset (8x A53, Adreno 505) with 3GB of RAM and  32GB of expandable internal storage .The 4G enabled Huawei Y7 Prime runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.1 on top.

Huawei Y7 Prime

The Huawei Y7 Prime Photographic functions is handled by a 12MPixel main camera (f/2.2, 1.25µm pixels) with FHD video recording capability along with an 8MP selfie camera for selfies and video chat .

LG X500 Specifications

Model Huawei Y7 Prime
Security  Rear Fingerprint sensor
Operating System Android 7.0 Naugot
Color Gold ,Silver and Gray
Internal Memory‎ 32GB expandable up to 128GB
RAM 3GB
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC clocked at 1.4GHz
Display Size 5.5-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD In-cell Touch display
Rear Camera 12MPixel  camera with flash , f/2.2, 1.25µm pixels , FHD Video
Front Camera 8MP front-facing camera
Connectivity 4G  LTE, GSM and CDMA support, along with Wi-Fi b/g/n, microUSB and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Battery 4000mAh non removable battery

 

The Huawei Y7 Prime is currently only available  in Hong Kong and its priced at HK $1880/$230.Its no sure at this point if the Huawei Y7 Prime will make it to other Markets including Nigeria ,India  and Kenya .We will update the price when available in such Markets .

LG X500 Specifications,features and Price

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LG Mobile has just announced a new android phone with with a hefty battery capacity . Known as the  LG X500, the new phone and successor to the LG X400 is out to compete with most mobile phones presently in the Market in terms of power capacity, the LG X500 main selling point is the large 4,500mAh battery capacity which the maker claims takes just an hour to recharge the battery to 50 percent  and will allow users to play videos for 20 hours without charging.

Where to Buy LG Phones & Pay On Delivery

Jumia Nigeria  | View Price offers

Jumia Kenya | View Price offers

Jumia Ghana  | View Price offers

The LG X500  which has a striking similarities with the  LG XPower 2 in many aspects parades a 5.5-inch LCD 720 x 1280 pixels HD display with a 1.5GHz octa-core processor paired with 2GB RAM under its hood. The LG X500 comes with just  32GB of inbuilt storage , but not to worry as  that can be expanded up to 2TB via microSD card.

The device comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel wide angle lens equally with LED flash for snapping selfies. The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS with dual-SIM, 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack and USB 2.0 and Wi-Fi.

LG X500 Specifications

Model LG X500
Security
Operating System Android 7.0 Naugot
Color Navy and Gold
Internal Memory‎ 32GB expandable up to 2TB
RAM 2GB
Processor 1.5 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 64-bit processor with Mali T860 GPU
Display Size 5.5-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD In-cell Touch display
Rear Camera 13MP rear camera with LED flash
Front Camera 5MP front-facing camera, soft LED flash, wide-angle lens
Connectivity 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB OTG
Battery 4500mAh removable battery with fast charge

The LG X500 is currently only available  in Korea in Navy and Gold colors and is priced at  319,000 won  / US$ 285 .The LG X500 price when available in Nigeria will range from N80,000 – N100.000 .

Nokia 3310 Dual SIM 2G phone now available in Nigeria

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Nokia 3310 ( 2017), a re-invention of the nostalgic and iconic Nokia 3310 of the early 2000s is now available in Nigeria. The 2G enabled phone is currently available for N20,000 from online retailer Jumia Nigeria. HMD Global had formally announced the Nokia 3310 along side Nokia 6 ,5 and 3 earlier in the year .

The Nokia 3310 2017 is a  “feature phone” that can perform little of Smartphone functions including  limited internet facilities.

The new Nokia 3310 comes with just  2.5G connectivity  option- no 3G or 4G , meaning you should be able to browse the web with it ,but at a slow pace . It comes with a very small but colorful 2.4 inches corner-to-corner display  with a resolution of 240×320 pixels, 16 MB storage expandable up to 32GB ,  2MP camera with LED flash.

The juice here is provided by a 1200mAh battery , which Nokia claims can keep you talking for one week and even up to one Month on standby .The new Nokia 3310 also comes with the classic mobile game Snake which is also now available with the updated facebook Messenger app .

You can currently get the Nokia 3310 from Jumia online stores and Konga.com .The Nokia 3310 2017 Price ranges from N18 ,000 – N21,000 depending on where you are buying from .

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YouTube mobile live streaming now available to everyone

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After rolling out its video streaming feature to publishers with about 1,000 subscribers , Youtube has now rolled out the live streaming feature available to all users on the mobile platform .

What this new update means in effect is that the 1000 subscribers limit  has been dropped  to zero  , but   to live stream on youtube ,Your Youtube account must be verified and devoid of any  live stream restrictions in the last 90 days.

The new feature is found via the FAB when you open the YouTube app. Give it a quick tap, and you’ll be taken to a screen from which you have the option to either record, as normal, or Go Live with streaming content. Make sure your account is verified, or you might not see it.

Please note that there may be delay in roll out of the new Youtube  feature , but  will surely get to your app .

Huawei Y7 Specs , features & Price

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Huawei Y7 is the latest entrants in the Y series of Huawei phones.It is an entry level Smartphone that will appeal to buyers  in search of smartphones stacked with huge battery capacity and good selfie features,  but with very limited budget. The Huawei Y7  succeeds the Huawei Y6 from 2016 with some very notable upgrades .

In terms of designs ,  the Huawei Y7 features a metal body wrapped with a plastic frame , 2.5D glass front  and sandblasted rear surface.There is a fingerprint sensor just below the rear camera and flash .

Where To Buy Huawei Phones & Pay On Delivery

Jumia Ghana|Buy Now
 Jumia.com.ng|Buy Now
Jumia Kenya|Buy Now

On the display front , the Huawei Y7 comes fitted with  a 5.5-inch HD display with 2.5D glass , while  an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor clocked at 1.4 GHz along with Adreno 505 GPU is in charge of internal processes .The devices comes only in 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage option only , but that can be expanded up to 128GB   using micro SD card .

On the selling point of this great device , the Huawei Y7 boasts of a massive 4000mAh battery with purported 20 hours of video playback or up to 15 hours of internet browsing .

While there is no dual rear or front camera for the huawei Y7 as seen with most recent devices from China , the Huawei Y7 do boasts of an 8MP  front facing camera with beauty mode for video chats , selfies and a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, PDAF for quick 0.3- fast focus .

The devices runs on Huawei’s  EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 with support for 4G LTE, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/AGPS/Glonass, a microUSB port,  Proximity sensor, Digital Compass, Gravity and Ambient light sensor .
Huawei Y7
Huawei Y7
You will be able to grab the Huawei Y7 in Grey, Prestige Gold and Silver color  options .

Info on  Huawei Y7  availability and possible price tags for each countries isn’t available at the moment. To be notified when it becomes available click here.

Huawei Y7 Specifications

Model Huawei Y7
Security Rear fingerprint sensor
Operating System Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.1
Color Grey, Prestige Gold and Silver
Internal Memory‎ 16GB , expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
RAM 2GB
Processor Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 processor (4 x Cortex A53 1.4GHz + 4 x Cortex A53 1.1GHz) with Adreno 505 GPU
Display Size 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display
Rear Camera 12-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF, 1.25 μm pixel sensor
Front Camera 8MP f/2.2 aperture
Connectivity 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS / GLONASS
Battery 4000mAh battery

Gearbest Lightening flash sales offers huge price cuts on Xiaomi , elephone & more

GearBest , a fast  growing gadgets and electronics online store with  worldwide shipping option in its latest Lightning flash sales will be offering some mouth watering and attractive price cuts / discount on top brands like Xiaomi, Vernee, Anet, ILIFE, Teclast   from May 10 @ 07:00 UTC – May 15 @ 07:00 UTC.

The Lightning lash sale starts from May 10th  through 15th May 2017. The promo will feature daily flash sale in which limited quantity of products will be sold at heavily discounted price points.

The sale will include recently launched devices from top brands like Xiaomi , Vernee , Teclast  , elephone and more.Products from ILIFE Home tech and Mecool TV boxes will also be massively discounted.

You can keep an eye on the sale page regularly, as there will be limited products on offer. Visit the sale by clicking on this link.

Eva bra comes equipped with biosensors to detect early signs of cancer

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18 years old Mexican Student Julian Rios Cantu and his Company Higia Tech has developed a Bra  that they claim can  aid early breast cancer detection .This innovation has earned Him and his Team of three friends a top prize at the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards, which were handed out in Frankfurt, Germany.

The Eva bra which the user is expected to put on for just an hour in a week is stuffed with bio-sensors which can detect signs of breast cancer even at the very onset.

The 200 biosensors of which the Eva bra is made measures and analyse the surface of the breast including its color, temperature and texture and alert the bra wearer via an app or a central computer if there are changes within the breast that calls for concern and finally information gathered are further processed by artificial intelligence.

The Eva bra is however still under development, by you can stay updated on the product by  joining the Higia Tech  newsletter  list.

Julian Rios Cantu’s mom had a double mastectomy when he was just 13, Julian Rios Cantu wanted to help other women combat breast cancer and that gave Him and His team the inspiration to work on combating Breast cancer .

Partner Mobile PS 1 Specs & price

Partner mobile PS 1 is the first member of the Partner Mobile prestige series of Smartphones .Its only outstanding feature is the beautiful and slender design , which makes it suitable for the trendy .

Partner mobile PS 1 is made entirely of plastic body  and available in  pink color only . It parades  a 5-inch Multipoint Capacitive  display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution.

The partner mobile PS 1 has a 13 megapixels camera with AF , LED flash on the back while  you will find an 8 megapixels camera with LED flash for taking selfies just above the display .

Where To Buy Partner Mobile phones and pay on Delivery

Jumia Nigeria :  View Price Offers

Konga.com :  View Price Offers

 

Partner Mobile PS 1 runs Android 5.1 llollipop on a 1.3GHz Mediatek MT6580 processor with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage expandable up to 32GB .

The device unlike the Partner mobile PS 1 lack the finger print sensor as well as 4G connectivity option and comes loaded with 2150mAh battery.

Partner Mobile  PS 1 Specifications

Model Partner Mobile PS 1
Security
Operating System Android 5.1Lollipop
Color Pink
Internal Memory‎ 16GB , expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
RAM 2GB
Processor Mediatek MT6580  ,Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 ,  Mali-T720
Display Size 5.0 inch   720 x 1280p  display
Rear Camera 13-megapixel with LED flash , 1080p video
Front Camera 8MP f/2.2 aperture
Connectivity 3G , WiFi (802.11 a/ac/b/g/n,), Bluetooth,  and Micro-USB port.
Battery 2150mAh battery

 

The Partner Mobile PS 1 is available in Nigeria at various online and offline stores at a prince range of N30 ,000 – N35,000 .

Partner Mobile PS2 Specs & Price

Partner Mobile PS2 is the updated version of the Partner Mobile PS1 .The Partner Mobile PS2 highlights  an amazing sound system , a powerful processor for greater performance as well as a capable rear camera .

Where To Buy Partner Mobile phones and pay on Delivery

Jumia Nigeria :  View Price Offers

Konga.com :  View Price Offers

The Partner Mobile PS2 design is pretty much same as that of the PS1 ,but for the relocation of the rear camera and flash to the right hand corner with a centrally placed fingerprint sensor .

The partner Mobile PS2 has a 5.5-inch 1080p corning gorilla glass 3 protected display, is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM 8939 Occtacore A53 processor with 3GB RAM and 16GB storage expandable up to 64GB .

The Partner Mobile PS2 boasts of a 20-megapixel rear camera with flash  along with 13-megapixel front facing camera , both with flash .

The device is powered by a Non-Removable 3500mAh lithium-ion battery  and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box .

Partner Mobile PS2

Partner Mobile PS2– Specifications

Model Partner Mobile PS2
Security fingerprint scanner
Operating System Android 5.1Lollipop
Color Dark blue / Silk White/ Wooden
Internal Memory‎ 16GB , expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
RAM 3GB
Processor 64Bit MSM 8939 Occtacore A53 CPU
Display Size 5.5 inch   1920*1080  display , Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Rear Camera 20-megapixel with LED flash , 1080p video
Front Camera 13MP f/2.2 aperture
Connectivity 4G LTE, WiFi (802.11 a/ac/b/g/n,), Bluetooth, OTG , GPS and Micro-USB port.
Battery 3500mAh battery

 

Pricing and availability

Partner Mobile PS2 is available in Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya at leading online stores in the countries.Partner Mobile PS2  price in Nigeria ranges from N65,000 – N80,000 .