Below are the tech news for today
Flipkart Big Freedom Sale :
On the occasion of Independence Day, many e-commerce giants are offering sales. Amazon has already announced its ‘The Great Indian Sale’ which will start from 9th August to 12th August. Now, Flipkart has also announced ‘Big Freedom’ sale. The sale will start from 9th August 12:00AM to 11th August 11:59PM. You will get huge discounts on various categories like Mobiles, Laptops, Electronics, Home & Kitchen items and many more. Another news is that if you are unable to get the Redmi Note 4 from the amazon flash sale, then Flipkart gives you an opportunity to buy it from this sale. The phone will be available for sale for 72 hours (3 days). Don’t forget to visit Flipkart on 9th August to get products at huge discounts.
Know more about the sale HERE.
Airtel Launches 399 Plan :
With Jio coming in to market, other operators like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea got in big trouble. The competition is very tough and obviously Jio is always the winner. But this time Airtel has launched an offer for its prepaid users (new & existing) where they get daily 1GB 4G data, unlimited calling (1200 minutes per week) with a validity of 84 days. The plan is for 4G supported SIMs. Jio also has a similar plan with Rs.399 which includes 1GB high speed 4G data, unlimited calling and sms for 84 days. Both the offers of Airtel and Jio are in neck to neck competition.
Please double check with your airtel customer support before you recharge with this offer.
Samsung U Flex Bluetooth Headphones :
Samsung has revealed the U Flex headphones. The speciality of this headphone is that you can bend and flex it. The headphone is durable and easy to store in small space. The neck band bends up to 100 degree angle without breaking. U Flex headphones are coated with P2i nano technology which makes it durable and protects from splashes. It will come in three colours : Black, Blue and Ivory. The headphone works wirelessly using bluetooth. You can also activate Bixby or Google Voice from a dedicated button on the headphone. Once charged, it can last up to 10 hours. Charging can be done via a micro USB port. The price has not yet announced by Samsung.
Apple Watch Series 3 to Feature Cellular Connectivity :
According to the rumours, Apple could introduce cellular connectivity to its Series 3 Watch. Users can subscribe to a data plan and use it to connect to internet from the Watch itself. It is still unclear but it will very soon be revealed with the launch of the coming iPhone 8.