Buy iPhone SE 2020 ( 2nd Gen ) from Flipkart | HDFC Bank Offer

Flipkart has started teasing the launch of the Apple iPhone SE 2020 ( 2nd Gen ) variant in India. THE official MRP price for the base model is Rs 42,500. However, as a launch offer, you can grab it for Rs 38,900 you buy it with an HDFC Bank Debit / Credit card. This instant discount offer is available for a limited time only.

Offer Link here.

iPhone SE 2nd Gen Pros and Cons

Pros – Reasons to buy iPhone SE 2020 over Android flagships

  • A13 Bionic Chip offering the best performance in a smartphone – it has the same processor as the expensive Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • 4K @ 60fps support out of the box with EIS
  • Good Camera with Smart HDR
  • Frequent OTA Software updates for years to come
  • Compact and Lightweight
  • IP67 Water and Dust resistant

Cons – Reasons not to buy an iPhone SE 2020

  • Old, less modern, iPhone 8 design with thick bezels and big forehead
  • No AMOLED screen
  • No Full HD resolution
  • No 90hz or 120hz refresh rate for Fluid display
  • $399 in the US, but in India, the price is higher – Rs 42,500 ( $555 )
  • Small battery
  • Just a single camera when every other phone in the price range offer ultra-wide-angle lens as well

Samsung Galaxy S20 Series HDFC Bank Offer on Amazon India

You can get Rs 4000 Discount when you purchase Samsung Galaxy S20 / S20 Plus / S20 Ultra with an HDFC Bank Debit / Credit card online on Amazon India. This is a limited time offer. This Deal will end on May 15th, 2020.

Galaxy S20 is now priced at Rs 70,499 and S20 Plus at Rs 77,999. The top end model in the series S20 Ultra is currently priced at Rs 97,999.

Check out the offer page here.

All these variants are powered by Exynos 990 octa core processor and feature Super AMOLED displays. The S20 Ultra features a 108MP main camera while the S20 Plus has got a 12MP ultra-wide and 64MP telephoto lens. All ship with Android 10 operating system.

Vivo V19 Listed on Amazon India | Price, Specs and Features

Vivo V19 is now listed online in India on Amazon. It will go on sale in the coming days. Vivo V19 is a mid-range Android smartphone powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 chipset and comes with 8GB of ram and 128GB / 256GB of storage. It will be available to purchase in two different colors – Gleam Black and Sleek Silver.

Vivo V19 sports a 6.44 inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display and has dual front cameras. There are a 32MP F2.0 aperture regular wide-angle sensor and an 8MP F2.2 secondary sensor for super wide-angle selfies. On the back, it has the standard Quad Cameras setup we now normally see on many mid-range smartphones – 48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP.

Official Vivo V19 Price in India : To be Announced

Vivo V19 Full Specs and Features

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 Octa-core processor
  • 6.44 inch Super AMOLED display with 2400×1080 (FHD+) resolution
  • 8GB ram
  • 128GB storage
  • 48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP rear cameras
  • 32MP+8MP front cameras
  • 4500mAh battery
  • 33W fast charging support
  • Funtouch OS 10 based on Android 10
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • In-display fingerprint scanner
  • GPS, Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS

Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 Sale on May 12th on Amazon India

Xiaomi has officially launched Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 ( 2nd Gen ) in India online on Amazon.in along with Mi 10 5G flagship smartphone. For a limited time, you can buy this true wireless headphone for an offer price of Rs 3,999 – offer ends on May 17th. Regular price for this pair is Rs 5,499.

Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 ( 2nd Gen ) First Sale Date : May 12th ( Check here )

Specs and Features

  • 14.2mm Large Dynamic Driver
  • Noise Cancellation – Dual Mics
  • Smart in-ear detection tech
  • LHDC Audio codec
  • Quick charge support
  • One-step pairing
  • Bluetooth 5.0

These earphones come with LHDC audio codec support which is short for Low Latency and High Definition Audio Codec. This transmits approximately 3 times more data than the SBC codec offering better sound quality and performance.

There are Dual mics – one at the top and the one at the bottom. Xiaomi boasts it can cut off environmental noise up to 90% with the help of these mics.

They also come with an optical sensor which can detect when they are used. It pauses whatever you are playing when you take them out of your ear and resumes playback when you put them back in.

This pair of earphones works on Android smartphones as well as Apple iPhones, or any other bluetooth enabled personal computer system. If you have a Xiaomi smartphone running MIUI, the pairing is quite easy as a pop-up shows up on the screen as soon as you take the earphones out of the case.

Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa are supported. There is a button on each earphone to trigger the assistant you prefer. The same button can be used to play/pause as well as to answer the call.

Xiaomi boasts 4 hours of Battery life from one full charge. The charging case provided holds 14 hours of battery life as well.

Samyang 75mm F1.8 FE AF lens for Sony E-mount in Stock on Amazon US

Samyang 75mm F1.8 FE AF lens for Sony E-mount is now available to purchase online from Amazon US. It is priced at $399 ( check here ). That’s quite an affordable price for an E-mount portrait lens.

This lens offers a minimum focusing distance of 0.69m. The lowest possible aperture is F22. There are 9 aperture blades, offering smoother bokeh. It comes with 2 HR and 3 ED lens elements incorporated for better image quality.

Specs and Features

  • Optical Construction: 10 Elements in 9 Groups
  • Special Lenses: HR 2, ED 3
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 0.69m ( 2.26ft )
  • Aperture Range: F1.8 – F22
  • Filter Size: 58mm
  • Aperture Blades: 9
  • Filter Type: Rear Filter
  • Weight: 230g
  • Auto Focus Motor: Linear STM Motor

OnePlus 7T Pro 256GB Offer on Amazon India

OnePlus 7T Pro 256GB 8GB ram variant has seen a price drop online in India on Amazon. It can be now bought for an offer price of Rs 47,999. MRP price for this model is Rs 53,999.

This price drop is largely due to the arrival of OnePlus 8 Pro, which has a price tag of Rs 54,999 in India.

OnePlus 7T Pro is powered by 2.96GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus Octacore processor and comes with 8GB / 12GB of ram and 256GB of storage. It has a 6.67 inch Quad HD+ AMOLED display with 90hz refresh rate support.

Like every other flagship phone launched recently, OnePlus has equipped this with their Warp Charge fast charging technology. Warp charge 30 power adapter provided in the box lets you charge the 4085mAh to 68% in around 30 mins.

In the camera department. OnePlus 7T Pro comes with a 48MP main sensor with an F1.8 aperture lens. 4K @ 60fps is supported. There is an 8MP telephoto lens as well as a 12MP ultra-wide-angle next to it. It supports features like portrait mode, nightscape, Pro mode, HDR etc.

Check out OnePlus 7T Pro Offer on Amazon.in here.

Bestsellers in Electronics on Amazon India [ May 2020 ]

Since Indian Govt lifted restrictions on selling non-essential products, customers are now free to buy Electronics and Mobiles from Amazon India. Let’s check out what are products are popular during this lockdown period.

Best Sellers in Electronics on Amazon.in ( May 2020 )

Xiaomi’s budget devices Redmi Note 8 ( Price: Rs 10,999 ) and Redmi 8A ( Price: Rs 6,999 ) are top of the charts. Note 8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 octa-core processor and comes with a 4000mAh battery. Redmi 8A is powered by an entry-level Snapdragon 439 octa-core processor and has a big 5000mAh battery on board.

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z (Black) which went on sale today ( May 10th ) has soon climbed up the charts and is currently the Best Selling headphone on Amazon.in. It is priced at Rs 1,999 and is available in Black, Blue, Mint, and Oat colors.

Samsung mid-range budget options Galaxy M31 ( Price: Rs 16,999 ) and Galaxy M21 ( Price: Rs 12,699 ) are selling well in India this month. Both these smartphones come with Super AMOLED Full HD+ displays and packs a big 6000mAh battery. These are powered by Exynos 9611 Octa-core processor. Galaxy M31 has a 64MP main camera at the back while M21 has a 48MP sensor.

Duracell Ultra Alkaline AA Battery, 8 Pieces, GM 3060 E-Book 4 + 1 Power Strip with Master Switch and AmazonBasics AAA Performance Alkaline Non-Rechargeable Batteries (8-Pack) have gained a lot and are now in Top 10 Best Sellers list for May 2019.

Mi 20000mAH Li-Polymer Power Bank 2i (Sandstone Black) with 18W Fast Charging is currently the Best Selling power bank on Amazon.in. It is priced at Rs 1,499.

Since a lot of people are now Working from Home, JioFi JMR541 150Mbps Wireless 4G Portable Router is on demand. It is priced at Rs 1,714 now.

Apple iPad (10.2-inch, Wi-Fi, 32GB) – Space Grey (Latest Model) priced at Rs 29,900 is the Best Selling Apple iPad right now.

Check out the Full List here.

Xiaomi launches Mi Note 10 Lite | Specs and Features

Xiaomi has officially launched Mi Note 10 Lite variant with mid-range specs and a price of €349 / $349 / Rs 26,999 INR. Redmi Note 9 and Note 9 Pro variants also were launched globally yesterday. In India, Note 9 Series has been available for a while now.

Mi Note 10 Lite Specs and Features

  • 6.7 inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G
  • 64MP Sony IMX686 4-in-1 Pixel Main Camera
  • 8MP ultra wide angle lens
  • 5MP macro lens
  • MIUI 11
  • 5260mAh battery
  • 3.5mm Headphone jack

Like many other mid-range smartphones, Mi Note 10 Lite is also powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G octacore processor. Xiaomi has equipped this with a Super AMOLED screen instead of a regular IPS one seen on many mid-range smartphones. Good Move.

There are 4 cameras at the back. The main sensor is the Sony IMX686 64MP sensor. There is an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens as well as a 5MP macro lens next to it. There is also a 2MP depth sensor to capture depth information to be used in Portrait modes.

Like many other Xiaomi phones these days, Mi Note 10 Lite also featues a big battery – 5260mAh cell. It also comes with a 30W fast charger in the box for quick recharging.

Google Pixel 4a Specs and Features

Google is preparing to launch Pixel 4a – the successor to its popular mid-range Pixel 3a. According to many leaks, it will launch worldwide on May 22. Pixel 4a will be priced at $399 – the same price as the iPhone SE 2020. In India, the expected price is Rs 42,500.

Pixel 4a Specs and Features

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G Octacore Processor
  • 5.8 inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen
  • Android 10
  • 4GB / 6GB ram
  • 64GB / 128GB storage
  • 12.2MP main camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 3080mAh battery

As you can see, the 4a has similar specs as the older 3a. It is powered by 730G Snapdragon – which is a mid-range processor and comes with a Full HD AMOLED screen. The main highlights, as always in a Pixel phone, is its camera. It features the same exact main camera sensor as the more expensive Pixel 4 and 4XL phones.

Google’s computational photography, HDR+, Night Sight, Astrophotography mode etc make this one of the best phone for photography. 4K @ 30fps is supported as well with EIS stabilization.

According to rumours, there won’t be a Pixel 4a XL variant this time around. In India, Pixel 4a will be available to purchase from Flipkart / Amazon.in after the launch.

iPhone SE 2020 Price in India – Rs 42,500 MRP

Apple has officially announced the price of iPhone SE 2020 ( 2nd Gen ) in India. It will be sold for an MRP price of Rs 42,500 for the base model. It comes in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB storage options, and will be available in Product Red, Black and White colors in India.

iPhone SE is now listed online in India on Amazon.in ( Check here ). It will be available to pre-order in the coming weeks.

iPhone SE 2020 Price in the US is $399. In India, when you convert Rs 42,500 INR to US Dollars, the price is around $555. It is considered as an affordable, budget iPhone offering from Apple, but in India, it can’t be considered as one for that big price.

We had a similar experience from Google last year when they launched Pixel 3a. The price in the US was $399 and the price here was much higher at Rs 39,999. Upcoming Pixel 4a will be sold for a similar price as well in India.

Specs Highlights

  • A13 Bionic Chipset
  • 4.7 inch HD IPS display
  • IP67 Water-Resistant
  • 12MP F1.8 main camera with 4K @ 60fps support
  • 7M F2.2 aperture front camera
  • Wireless Charging Support