Week 14, 2018 launch round-up: Xiaomi Black Shark, Vivo Y71, Galaxy J7 Duo, Huawei Y6 and more

Keep yourself updated with a slew of smartphone launches those happened this week.

With the increase in the number of smartphone brands and the popularity of such devices, there are a lot of launches hitting the market on a consistent basis. The last week was no different as we came across several launches and announcements in the smartphone arena in both the Indian and global markets.

Week 14, 2018 launch round-up: Xiaomi Black Shark, Vivo Y71and more

The Indian market witnessed the launch of a slew of smartphones such as the Vivo Y71, Coolpad A1, Coolpad Mega 4A, Reach Allure Rise, Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo and Intex UDAY. Besides these, there were TVs from Thompson as well.

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Besides these, there were some global announcements too. The Xiaomi Black Shark gaming smartphone, Huawei Y6 (2018) and a few other devices were announced globally.

If you are looking forward to update yourself with the last week's happenings, do check out the list below to know the same.

Xiaomi Black Shark

Key Specs

  • 5.99-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 display with 97% DCI-P3 color gamut, 550 nits brightness
  • 2.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.1) storage / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) internal storage
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 12MP rear camera and secondary 20MP rear camera
  • 20MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) battery with Quick Charge 3.0

Vivo Y71

Key Specs

  • 5.99-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 18:9 aspect ratio
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo) with Funtouch OS
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3285mAh battery

Coolpad A1

Key Specs

  • 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 (MSM8909) processor with Adreno 304 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 64GB with micro SD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2500mAh battery

Coolpad Mega 4A

Key Specs

  • 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3 GHz Quad-core Spreadtrum SC9832 processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 32GB with micro SD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • 5MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 2MP front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE
  • 2000mAh battery

Thomson re-enters Indian market with smart LED TVs, invested Rs 150 cr in manufacturing
Thomson LED Smart TV 32-inch (32M3277)

Thomson LED Smart TV 32-inch (32M3277)

Key Specs

  • 32-inch (1366×768 pixels) HD LED display with 178-degree viewing angle, 6.5ms dynamic response, 200000:1 dynamic contrast, 450 cd/m brightness
  • ARM Cortex A53 64-bit Processor with Mali-450MP3 GPU
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory
  • Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz), 3 x HDMI, USB 2.0 x 2, Ethernet
  • Supports AVI, MPG, DAT, VOB, DIV, MOV, MKV, RM video formats
  • 2 x 10W speaker

Thomson LED Smart TV 40-inch (40TM4099)

Key Specs

  • 40-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD LED display with 178-degree viewing angle, 6.5ms dynamic response, 300000:1 dynamic contrast, 450 cd/m brightness
  • ARM Cortex A53 64-bit Processor with Mali-450MP3 GPU
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory
  • Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz), 3 x HDMI, USB 2.0 x 2, Ethernet
  • Supports AVI, MPG, DAT, VOB, DIV, MOV, MKV, RM video formats
  • 2 x 10W speaker

Thomson LED Smart TV 43-inch (43TM4377)

Key Specs

  • 43-inch (3840 x 2160 pixels) Ultra HD LED display with 178-degree viewing angle, 6.5ms dynamic response, 300000:1 dynamic contrast, 550 cd/m
  • brightness
  • ARM Cortex A53 64-bitProcessor with Multi Core Mali-T720 GPU
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory
  • Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz), 3 x HDMI, USB 2.0 x 2, Ethernet
  • Supports AVI, MPG, DAT, VOB, DIV, MOV, MKV, RM video formats
  • 2 x 10W speaker

Intex UDAY

Key Specs

  • 5.2-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3GHz Quad-Core MediaTek processor
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2800mAh Battery

Reach Allure Rise

Key Specs

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS
  • 2600mAh Battery

Huawei Y6 (2018)

Key Specs

  • 5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) 18:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.0
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh (typical) / 2900mAh (minimum) built-in battery

Nubia Z18 mini

Key Specs

  • 5.7-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) 18:9 FHD+ In-Cell 2.5D curved glass display with 85% NTSC color gamut,
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 512 GPU
  • 6GB RAM, 64GB / 128GB internal storage
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo) with nubia UI
  • Dual SIM
  • 24MP rear camera and 5MP secondary camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3450mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo

Key Specs

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.6GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7 Series processor
  • 4GB RAM, 32GB Internal Storage, expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera and 5MP secondary rear camera
  • 8MP front camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh removable battery

Apple iPad 9.7-inch (2018)

Key Specs

  • 9.7 inch (2048×1536 pixels) Fully laminated Retina Display with 264 ppi, Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, Supports Apple Pencil
  • A10 Fusion chip with M10 coprocessor motion coprocessor
  • 32/128GB variants
  • Touch ID fingerprint sensor
  • iOS 11
  • 8 MP 1080p camera, f/2.4 aperture, Panorama (up to 43MP)
  • 1.2MP HD front-facing FaceTime HD camera, f/2.2 aperture
  • 4G LTE (optional), Wi‑Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and HT80 with MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2
  • 32.4-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery with up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music

Reach Allure Rise

Key Specs

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2600mAh Battery

ZTE A530

Key Specs

  • a 5.45-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1440 pixels.
  • powered by 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6739 processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • Android 8.0 and is powered
  • 5Mp Rear camera
  • 2 Mp front camera
  • a 2660mAh Battery

M-tech Eros Smart

Key Specs

  • a 5-inch HD IPS display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels
  • a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz
  • a 1GB of RAM
  • offers 8GB of internal storage
  • expanded up to 32GB via micro SD card
  • runs on Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 5MP Rear Camera
  • a 2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi
  • Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB port, FM radio and dual-SIM support
  • A 2400mAh battery

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