Day: June 27, 2020

Realme X3 SuperZoom, Realme X3 Update Brings June 2020 Patch, Realme PaySa App

Realme X3 SuperZoom and Realme X3 phones have started to receive a new update just days after their big debut in India. The new update brings along the June 2020 Android security patch alongside improved system stability and few key fixes. The updates are rolling out via OTA and it has arrived on our Realme X3 SuperZoom review unit. The Realme X3 and Realme X3 SuperZoom were launched in India a few days ago, and users who have pre-ordered the devices can either expect the update to be installed on their devices already, or be available out-of-the-box.

The Realme X3 SuperZoom and Realme X3 latest updates’ firmware version is similar i.e. RMX2081_11_A.31. The size of the update is 195MB. We can confirm that this update has arrived on our Realme X3 SuperZoom review unit, while GSMArena reports that the Realme X3 is also receiving the same update. It is best

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Why Is Mission: Impossible – Fallout Censored on Netflix in India?

Netflix is playing a censored version of Mission: Impossible – Fallout on its platform in India, which erases all mentions of the Kashmir region, be it the words “Kashmir” or “Indian-controlled Kashmir”, or a map of the erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir state. It is the same version of Fallout that was approved for the film’s theatrical release by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), colloquially known as the Indian censor board.

Mission: Impossible – Fallout Review: Tom Cruise Runs the Best Action Film of the Year

Medianama was the first to bring word of Mission: Impossible – Fallout playing on Netflix in India in its theatrical version. The report says that Netflix has censored the film, however its not actually clear whether it was Netflix, or Paramount Pictures behind the decision.

Hollywood movies are usually obtained by streaming services as part of an overall international deal, according to

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COVID-19 fuels a drop in new smartphone sales, an upswing for recycled phones

Coronavirus-led shutdown of key manufacturing plants in China and consumer financial concerns fuel interest in pre-owned phone sales, according to a Gartner report.

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Among its many results, the coronavirus has put a damper on first-adopters, some of whom, pre-pandemic, would be the first in line to buy the new iPhone SE in September. But new smartphone sales dropped 20.2% for the first quarter of 2020 (Q1 2020), according to a new report from Gartner. 

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While edicts to shelter-at-home and the cloud of economic uncertainty affected the sales of new smartphones, recycled phones are on the upswing (by 24%). A recycled or refurbished phone is generally one that has been traded or sold so the owner can upgrade to the new version or a “better” phone.

Gartner’s report, “Market Share: PCs, Ultramobiles and Mobile Phones, All Countries, 1Q20 Update,”

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