Samsung Launches Affordable Galaxy Tab E with 9.6-inch Display

Samsung in unquestionably a market leader, when it comes to Smartphone sales across the globe and its last flagship devices release was much awaited Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. Samsung in renowned for its premium quality durable and equipped with potent specs devices for many years now, this attribute has made the company – where it is now. At present Samsung is manufacturing and selling most number of Smartphone’s worldwide. According to official stats Samsung sold 83.2 million Smartphone’s in Q1 of current year 2015 and encompasses 24.6% market share in global Smartphone’s sales – during this period.

Galaxy Tab E

Now the company has anticipated the need of affordable devices for hefty budget conscious markets around the world, which mostly exists in the developing countries. Samsung has freshly launched an affordable but at the same time decked with competitive specs tablet called – Galaxy Tab E having 9.6-inch Display.

Check out what’s Under the Hood of Galaxy Tab E:

This budget tablet is offering expectable 9.6-inch large display having 1280×800 pixels WXGA TFT screen. Keep that in mind that it does not have amoled display like most Samsung devices contains, because it’s an affordable tab – so does not expect something extravagant from its display quality.

As far as the hardware specs are concern this tablet is equipped with a 1.3GHz quad-core processor supported by moderate 1.5GB of RAM. This hardware specs will be able to provide satisfactory performance to users to enjoy HD video playing and high graphics games as well. As this is all a common tablet users wants from a budget tablet.

The internal storage space of Samsung Galaxay Tab E is 8GB built-in memory; nevertheless users can expand it up to 128GB via external SD Card. And the device is running on Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box and having Samsung’s trade mark Touchwiz on top of it.

Talking about its camera, tab is adorned with a 5MP autofocus main camera and a 2MP front-facing secondary camera. The main camera is potent enough to record 720p videos at 30fps for user. But on the whole the camera offered in this tablet can be said miserable, when at least 8MP camera is being offered nowadays – even by cheap Chinese brands in their Smartphone and tablets.

Furthermore, the wireless connectivity features of this tab comprises of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Tab also supports OTG and mini USB for bartering data among other devices. It’s important to mention that currently Samsung Galaxay Tab E is a WIFI only model and does not support cellular SIM card.

Lastly, take in consideration of its battery tablet is decked with a 5000mAh battery that can easily provide backup of up to 4 to 5hours upon continuous usage with Wi-Fi.


At present this affordable and filled with good enough specs Galaxay Tab E is being launched in Taiwan only officially – at the price of $225. But it’s expected that Samsung will soon launched it in other countries as well with modern age data services 3G and 4G supports too, for users to enjoy blazing fast mobile internet connectivity on-the-go on this Samsung Galaxay Tab E.

Punjab Government Backs Out from Imposing Internet Taxes

As few days back the news become instantly viral that Govt of Punjab has issued an SRO on 28th May, 2015 and has imposed hefty 19.5% tax on internet services in the province. This tax was supposed to be charged on all above 2Mbps internet subscribers and also on bills greater than Rs. 1,500 per month – that too with immediate effect from 29th of May, 2015.

Don't Tax Internet in Pakistan

But now this ICT and next-generation mobile broadband services killing intent has been withdrawn finally. This breaking news came to knowledge through the budget speech delivered by Dr Ayesha Ghaus, Finance Minister of Punjab on the 12th of June, 2015 in Punjab Assembly. This was the obligatory announcement that brought sigh of relief for the industry experts, general internet users of Punjab province – as well for other stake holders including Telco’s.

Dr Ayesha Ghaus categorically said that the Punjab government has decided not to tax internet in the province.

Industry Reactions on this Tax:

As soon as this news surfaced two weeks before regarding the Punjab Govt issued SRO for taxing the internet services involving DSL, 3G, 4G, EVDO, WiMAX, FTTH under 19.5% – all the people concern with internet service – became pensive. Furthermore, there was strong reactions came from the general internet users, local websites and also from local bloggers. This reaction was natural and was expected to pounder, because if this tax would have been imposed the internet penetration, which has grown 500% in last one year – would have been shackled.

Furthermore, because this order was supposed to tax the newly born 3G/4G next-generation mobile data services too in Punjab, which is the most populated province of the country mounting subscriber base would also been retrained – that has just crossed 14 million 3G users. Also the cellular operators of the country, who spent millions of dollars for acquiring the 3G and 4G spectrums last year, would have been heartbroken. Moreover, the expansion of the 3G and 4G coverage in more cities of the country might also have been congested by all operators – due to this tax implication.

Also all the internet providers also considered this move as a nail in their coffin because Punjab encompasses 56% of the total internet users in Pakistan.

The mass campaign for this internet tax withdrawal was also run by the local digital publishing fraternity of Pakistan – with the campaign called black-out. During these last few days, all the significant local websites were kept under black-out theme in the protest of this tax by Punjab Govt.

Furthermore, a specially crafted satirical image against this tax was also published by most of the famous websites of the country.


Nevertheless, finally the struggle of the concerned people with the internet services of the country has immerged triumph. This massive criticism campaign from all stakeholders, including PTA (Pakistan Telecommunication Authority) and ICT3, a telecom think tank role was also important – for convincing the Punjab Govt to withdraw this internet tax.

So, now it’s also expected that after this development of not imposing tax on internet services in Punjab, federal Govt and other provinces will also follow countries largest province’s resolve and – do not tax the internet in future.

Warid & Zong Introduced 4G MiFi Monthly Plans [Pricing/Bandwidth Details]

As few months back the countries two 4G enabled telecom networks Warid and Zong launched their next-generation mobile broadband services in Pakistan. Those offer comprised 4G Mifi devices by Warid and 4G Wingle, Super 3G Wingle and Super 3G Mifi shared internet plans for their subscriber – to enjoy blazing fast internet on-the-go.

Now both these Telco’s of the country has once again introduced updated mobile broadband data plans, which seems much more lucrative than before. Through, this current promotion Warid who encompasses the most number of 4G LTE users in the country has revealed its super fast 4G LTE Wingle devices and Zong also introduced its 4G Mifi device.

Warid 4G LTE Wingle Details:

Warid 4G LTE Wingle can provide internet connectivity to 10 multiple devices at the same time with the internet speed of up to 150Mbps. As the Warid 4G LTE coverage is available in all major big cities of Pakistan, so exiting Warid and even new customer can avail these Warid 4G LTE Wingle and enjoy super fast internet by simply plugging it in their – Laptop or desktop PCs USB ports.

Price Plan:

Warid Wingle One time Price = PKR. 2500

Monthly Tariff Plans:

The monthly price plan for packages offered by Warid varies from Rs.1500 to Rs.3000. Furthermore, there is a special promotion available in which, users can get Warid Wingle device for FREE with 60GB data month for 3 months – in just Rs.5, 999.

(It’s a limited Time Offer)

Warid 4G LTE Wingle 2015

Zong 4G MiFi Device Details:

Zong is the Pakistan’s only 3G plus 4G LTE network is also trying to offer lucrative mobile broadband to its prospective customers. This presently introduced Zong 4G Mifi if offering up to 200GB monthly data volume to users. But, the device and this offer is presently only available in Karachi only, nevertheless the company is trying to soon offer this offer in other major 4G converge cities of the country.

The Zong 4G Mifi device range is 10 meter and can connect up to 10 devices at the same time for its users to enjoy internet up to 150Mbps.

Device Price:

Zong 4G Mifi Device price is Rs 2500

Monthly Tariff Plans:

Bundle: Bundle Price: Validity:
Monthly 10GB Rs. 800 1 Month
Monthly 24GB Rs. 1,500 1 Month
Monthly 50GB Rs. 2,000 1 Month
Monthly 100GB Rs.3,800 1 Month
Monthly 150GB Rs. 5,000 1 Month
Monthly 200GB Rs. 6000 1 Month


Three Months Package Detail:

Bundle: Bundle Price: Validity:
10GB/Month Rs. 2,300 3 Months
24GB/Month Rs. 4000 3 Months

Zong 4G MiFi Device


These newly introduced mobile broadband offering brought to you by Warid and Zong is presenting absolutely alluring internet for local users. Furthermore, as it’s not a network bound offer, so any other telecom company subscriber can also acquire these mobile broadband devices and enjoy blazing fast internet on-the-go. The offers are such an alluring one that all the conventional DSL users can also opt to start using these affordable at the same time reliable, fast internet connectivity – by utilizing 4G Mifi devices offering from Warid and Zong.

Get Samsung S6 and S6 Edge on Bank Installment with 0% Markup

As the latest next galaxy tagged flagship model of Smartphone giant Samsung’s S6 and S6 Edge is being officially released all over the world – including Pakistan few months back. It’s the most power pack and stunningly crafted two models by Samsung, offering some breath taking specs and scenic durable metal finishing. But when numerous users have claimed their S6 and S6 Edge in the country there are many who still think it’s too costly for them to pay at once.

Samsung S6 and S6 Edge

The retail market price of these magnificent looking and equipped with potent internal specs in Pakistan is Rs. 75,000 of Samsung’s S6 and Rs. 93,000 of S6 Edge. It’s obvious that the price of these new Samsung’s flagship phones it to hefty for many local users to bear. Specially, the fix salaried people cannot pay the entire amount for purchasing these Samsung latest Smartphone’s at all.

The remedy of this pondering aspect for countless native people is here, many commercial banks of Pakistan is offering Samsung’s S6 and S6 Edge on installments – that too having Zero percent markup.

The banks which are offering to get S6 and S6 Edge on installments involves Bank Alfalah, UBL, Askari, Silk Bank and MCB. The installments plans vary from 3 months to 6 months time period in which users is liable to pay the prescribed installments having 0% additional markup. Moreover, accidental coverage is also offered for the period of one year to its customers, who will avail Samsung S6 and S6 Edge out of this offer.

Banks Installments Plans Details:

Check out the installments plan detail bellow with mentioned amounts to be paid for availing this offer of different banks with 0% markups.

Bank Alfalah:

Model Name: Retail Customer Price 3 Months Installment 6 Months Installment
Samsung Galaxy S6 Rs. 75,000/- Rs. 25,000/- Rs. 12,500/-
Samsung Galaxy 56 Edge Rs. 93,000/- Rs. 31,000/- Rs. 15,500/-


UBL (United Bank Limited):

Model Name: Retail Customer Price 3 Months Installment 6 Months Installment
Samsung Galaxy S6 Rs. 74,999/- Rs. 25,000/- Rs. 12,500/-
Samsung Galaxy 56 Edge Rs. 92,999/- Rs. 31,000/- Rs. 15,000/-


Askari Bank:

Model Name: Retail Customer Price 3 Months Installment 6 Months Installment
Samsung Galaxy S6 Rs. 74,999/- Rs. 25,000/- Rs. 12,500/-
Samsung Galaxy 56 Edge Rs. 92,999/- Rs. 31,000/- Rs. 15,000/-


Silk Bank:

Model Name: Retail Customer Price 3 Months Installment 6 Months Installment
Samsung Galaxy S6 Rs. 74,999/- Rs. 25,000/- Rs. 12,500/-
Samsung Galaxy 56 Edge Rs. 92,999/- Rs. 31,000/- Rs. 15,000/-


  • 50% of the Smartphone price will be required in customers account.
  • Silk Bank will charge processing fee in Rs. 850/-


Model Name: Retail Customer Price 3 Months Installment 6 Months Installment
Samsung Galaxy S6 Rs. 78,999/- Rs. 26,333/- Rs. 13,167/-
Samsung Galaxy 56 Edge Rs. 92,999/- Rs. 31,000/- Rs. 15,000/-


Applicable Terms and Conditions:

  • Offer is only valid for credit card holder
  • Equal amount to the retail price of S6 and S6 Edge must be in your account

Processing fee of every bank for its offered services will be applied

Importance of Telecom Sector for the Media Industry of Pakistan

It’s an interesting coincident that telecom industry and private electronic media industry in Pakistan came into being in more or less same time span – in early 2000. The more interesting thing is that now after quite a few years of their inception, both these contemporary industries have become established and considered the most dynamic and hefty revenue generating industries of Pakistan. Now the significance of telecom sector for the electronic media is immense, because according to a research made by Synchronize Media, telecom sector of the country is in the top 3 advertising clients for media industry.

Telecom Operators and Media Channels

Furthermore, the stats shows that the telecom sector spent Rs. 98 million on “out of home” (OOH) advertisements, which includes billboards, flyers, and other brand activations – just in the month of February, 2015. Keep in mind that telecom sector had just lagged behind the blossoming fashion industry of Pakistan, which spent the hefty amount of Rs. 158 million in advertising solely.

So, after witnessing these staggering stats, we can imagine the sum of money telecom sector spends to run their TVS’s on numerous media channels – round the clock in Pakistan. While, the tariff of running TV commercial on a TV channels differs according to the channels (TRP) ratings and market standing. For example, at present GEO News charges the most tariffs to run a TVC of telecom sector and all other brands by charging per seconds depending upon at what time slot advertiser want their ad to sprint. Time slot factor is also important in television advertising because, in Pakistani media industry 7 PM to 11 PM is considered the prime time, when most number of viewership is been recorded by the electronic media. Therefore, to run a TVC at this time slot – costs lot more than other time slots of the day – catching millions of eyeballs or prospective customers.

The telecom sector has also become the backbone for the media and advertising agencies as well as for mobile subscriber since its inception – because it’s the most obligatory modern day communication tool.

Furthermore, Telco’s in Pakistan are providing unmatchable telecom services tariff in the country if we compare it with rest of the world. Mobile phone users in our country are enjoying the most affordable telecom services – alongside having many value added proficiencies as well like 3G/4G data services now.

Ending Thoughts:

Nevertheless, no one can deny the significance of telecom sector for end users as well for electronic media in Pakistan – because this sector exclusively spends millions of rupees in advertisements every year. Also, if the telecom sector stops advertising their TVC’s on the media industry of Pakistan imagine how denting it could be for this dynamic looking sector. Nevertheless, its healthy sign for Pakistan that still both these sector are swiftly working in cohesion, which in the benefit of both industries simultaneously.

As the country of over 190 million people and still growing the scope of further prospering for both telecom and media industry are towering in the years to come. As electronic media is the best source for enlightening their millions of subscribers instantly for the entire telecom operator of Pakistan – regarding any new promotion offered.

New Nokia 105: Best Backup Feature Phone in Just Rs. 2,450

Nokia as well all know is a veteran mobile phone manufacturers from many years now, which is being recently merged in itself by technology giant Microsoft. Although, Nokia is facing a vicious competition from numerous other feature phone brands grown in recent years. Moreover, the massive penetration of Smartphone has also dented the sales of the conventional feature phones immensely in this day and age.

Nokia 105 Feature Phone

Nevertheless, still Nokia holds a sizeable market share in the existing feature phones sales around the world including Pakistan. The report from Microsoft suggests that the cheap feature phones by Nokia encompass 100 units per minute selling score – since the year 2013 across the globe.

The feature phone we are citing towards here is the glittering New Nokia 105 that is available in Pakistan at the price of Rs. 2,450 only. This cheapest feature phone is designed for the hefty masses of the country, which just require a phone for usual mobile phone proficiencies like calling and SMS.

Noteworthy Features on Latest Nokia 105:

As it’s a traditional feature phones having all basic telecom knack, but there is some influential perks being added into it by Nokia making it best buy for its customers – in its category. This phone can also be bought for a reason that it could be utilized as a secondary backup phone, a part from your costly Smartphone’s. Because, it can provide you with long 15 hours continuous talk times along with 35 days standby time too after complete charge – best for robust travelers.

The reason why most people prefer Nokia feature phones even nowadays, because of their durability as well as their enormous battery life and best speaker’s voice quality. So, in this regard this Nokia 105 can become top pick as it offers extensive battery timing and the durability aspect is intact like all Nokia feature phone contains – as they don’t break even after falling from adequate height.

Furthermore, the significant aspect of Nokia 105 is that it is offering extended phonebook that can store up to 2000 contacts – in its built-in memory. This knack will certainly become its selling point amongst some others because Pakistani mobile phone users typically have the habit of saving enormous contacts.

Default Features:

  • Torch Light
  • USB Charging Support
  • Single & Dual SIM Version
  • FM Radio (3.5mm Audio Jack)
  • Colored 1.45 inches TFT Screen
  • Available in Cyan, Black and White Colors


The new Nokia 105 has the potential to become the first choice for local Pakistani and International mobile phone users, who are in search of viable feature phone. Since, millions of people have trust on Nokia, when it comes to feature phones in that case Nokia with its fresh 105 model – will not let down its buyers. Because the phone has all the qualities that you need in customary feature phone with bit more alluring alteration have been made in this new release. The phone will soon be available in local retail outlets with 1 year’s warranty wrap.

Review: Haier Esteem i70

Haier is the new mobile phone player that has just entered in the local Pakistani market with its wide range of headsets. This new home-grown mobile phone brand is offering extremely affordable feature phones to mid-range Smartphone and has in stock its premium flagships android Smartphone too for native users.

Haier Esteem i70

The first flagship android Smartphone being revealed by Haier through massive road block kind of advertisements these days is Esteem i70. It’s a sparkling Smartphone by the looks of it including internal specs for user’s user to experience efficient performance in all Smartphone paradigms.

Firstly let’s talk about its price, which is obviously the foremost thing that a prospective buyer will look at. Haier Esteem i70 is available at the cost of Rs. 19,999 with one year warranty plus accidental and anti theft insurance – like Samsung Mobiles Pakistan offers for its customers.

Here is the specs review of this fresh Smartphone launched by globally recognized electronics brands Haier in Pakistan.

Haier Esteem i70 Specs Review:


Esteem i70 by Haier is decked with a potent 1.4GHz Octa-Core MediaTek processor, alongside moderate 1GB of RAM. There is nothing much to talk about furnished under the hood – as far as hardware features is concern of this phone. It does not have GPU, which is must to help run high-end graphics games and have only 1GB of RAM that is considered insufficient nowadays – because of several apps installation and multitasking that users does. Moreover, by default more than 50% of the RAM capacity was been consumed by the default Android OS and built-in apps installed out of the box.

On the whole, there nothing much fancy about Haier Esteem i70 hardware specs, which will certainly impede users as the phone is priced highly too.


Phone has a 5.0 Inches screen encompasses resolution of 1280 x 720 Pixels. Furthermore, the display type is IPS offering crisp picture quality with excellent viewing angles, flanking good outdoor visibility that is an implicit knack of IPS panel Smartphone’s.

The phone is build with good durable plastic with aluminum frame making the phone solid besides its ultra slim thickness of 7.95mm – that has shaped the phone a scenic looking Smartphone. The design and display can be ranked the best amongst all other aspects of Esteem i70.


Talking about its primary camera it is of amazing 13MP with autofocus, LED flash that will certainly proficient enough to capture excellent quality images with details. The secondary front facing camera is of 5MP capacity, having adequate potential to click fine selfies and video calling flair for its users effortlessly.

Battery and Storage:

Esteem i70 battery is of 2300 mAh capacity, which is not bad considering that fact, that phone it’s a mid-range Smartphone. The phone will certainly be able to provide complete day battery backup to users even upon sufficient usage.

As far as the storage capacity is concern phone offers 16 GB of built-in storage, along card support up to 32GB for the users – who want more extended storage space for hefty data.

Network and OS:

Phone only supports single SIM, which is very rare nowadays specially in home grown Chinese origin Smartphone’s. Nevertheless, phone provides the support of 3G network that has become an obligatory feature since the 3G/4G launch in the country last year.

The android OS adorned in the phone is KitKat 4.4.2, but on top has Haier’s own customized theme making phone transaction and graphical interface more alluring and beautiful.


This i70 is the part of the Haier’s Esteem series flagship android Smartphone being launched in Pakistan freshly. Although, it’s difficult right now to give verdict about what kind of response this handset will boast from local Smartphone users. But after evaluating its offered specs and features, phone is presenting nothing whooping that could persuade users instantly towards buying. Also the price tag of about 20K is asking for too much out of end-users pocket.

Telenor Launched USB Dongle & Wingle for 3G Internet with Free Data

Telenor that has eventually became Pakistan’s second largest telecom operator in regard of mobile subscriber base. Additionally, it has also become the top 3G operator of the country as well offering its next-generation data services in most number of cities in Pakistan. At present it encompass the most number of 3G subscribes 3,530,421 – as per last recorded stats by PTA (Pakistan Telecommunication Authority).

Telenor USB Dongle & Wingle

Now Telenor is offering USB internet Dongle & Wingle devices for customer to make use of its 3G internet on-the-go, with these plugs & play devices having affordable packages. This is the second most influential development by Telenor in last few days, after its recent partnership with giant social networking entity Facebook for launching free internet initiative in Pakistan.

Offer Details:

Telenor Pakistan has launched two variants of USB dongles out of which, Telenor 3G Connect will be liable to use for only single user, while Telenor 3G Connect Wi-Fi will allow up to 10 users to connect for internet connectivity at once – via its hotspot proficiency. Furthermore, the most alluring thing about this offer resides in the fact that Telenor is offering 20GB with USB Dongle and 30GB with USB Wingle free internet volume – for two months separately.

This free internet volume is certainly a persuading offer for not just existing Telenor customers, even other network subscribe can also avail this offer for utilizing this lucrative presentation by Telenor Pakistan.

Telenor 3G Connect Dongle:

  • Price is Rs. 2,200
  • 1 Year Warranty Offered
  • Will Work for 2G and 3G Connectivity
  • Dial *345*4005# to activate Free trial
  • Two months of free internet (20 GB/month)
  • To check remaining internet data and its validity dial *999#
  • Cost Comprise Free Prepaid 3G SIM with 3G Connect Package
  • Dedicated Web Portal for internet activations and usage verify provided


Telenor 3G Connect Wifi Dongle:

  • Price is Rs. 3,000
  • 1 Year Warranty offered
  • Easy Plug & play installation
  • Will Work for 2G and 3G Connectivity
  • Dial *345*4005# to activate Free trial
  • User can connect up-to 10 Devices on Wi-Fi
  • Two months of free internet (30 GB/month)
  • To check remaining internet data and its validity dial *999#
  • Cost Comprise Free Prepaid 3G SIM with 3G Connect Package
  • Dedicated Web Portal for internet activations and usage verify provided


Internet Data Plans for Dongles:

Data Limit: Price: Validity: Activation:
2GB Rs. 75 1 Day *345*4000#
3GB Rs. 300 30 Days *345*4001#
10GB Rs. 750 30 Days *345*4002#
20GB Rs. 1,100 30 Days *345*4003#
30GB Rs. 1,500 30 Days *345*4004#



It’s unquestionably a viable offer by Telenor enabling prospective users to experience fast internet connectivity on-the-move, in cities and towns of the country – where Telenor has its 3G coverage. Although, the dongles will also work on 2G network, however will be more lucrative for users of 3G covered areas. Furthermore, user who already has a Telenor SIM can also make use of it for availing this offer through Telenor 3G Connect devices, but the SIM once subscribed for this offer will be blocked for any other network services other than data service.

These Telenor Internet Dongles can be acquired from Telenor’s nationwide Customer Service Centers, Franchises and retail outlets.

Noir i8 QMobile’s First Android Lollipop Equipped Smartphone

QMobile has freshly launched its pioneer Android Lollipop operated Smartphone in Pakistan Noir i8. As the home-grown triumph brand encompasses more than 50% share in android Smartphone sale in the country from the last few year, it’s another champion’s release. The prime rational behind the mighty success of QMobile against renowned international brand is because of its anticipating knack and then offering exactly – which native mobile phone customers wants. This latest Smartphone Noir i8 is also another addition in the affordable Smartphone line of QMobile as the phone is priced at – Rs. 11,900 only.

QMobile i8

Talking about phones noteworthy feature other than Android’s latest OS release Lollipop, check out its specs review below.

QMobile i8 Specs Review:


Noir i8 has a 4.7 inch IPS LCD screen with the resolution of moderate 480×800 Pixels, which will offer satisfactory display quality because of its IPS panel although screen resolution is disappointing. Phone is on the whole built with plastic body having bit of curved design close to bezels. The thickness of the phone is 8.8mm that is sleek – making the phone comfortable while holding in the hand. It’s also supports five finger multi-touch alongside 16M colors making the display more vivid.

Hardware and Storage:

Phone is equipped with a 1.3GHz Quad-core MediaTech MT6582 processor and there is a GPU Mali-400 having MP 240 dp is also provided. This hardware specs will certainly makes the phone performance smooth and lag free having 1GB of RAM. Users can take pleasure of latest Android Lollipop at its optimum level, because of these adequate furnished specs in QMobile i8.

Talking about the storage capacity of the phone it offers 8GB of built-in memory, alongside supports microSD card up to 32GB for the addition of storage space. So, users can install loads of apps and games in Noir i8 as well as quite a few apps too, apart from some default ones to utilize them in various Smartphone paradigms.


The primary camera provided in this new android Smartphone release by QMobile is of 8MP, alongside moderate 2MP front facing camera. The main camera is a potent one having whooping 3264 x 2448 pixels with extra perks like autofocus, LED flash and panorama & face smile detection. On the other hand, the secondary camera can also make available reasonable video calls quality.


The decked battery in new Noir i8 by QMobile is of fine 2120 mAh capacity that can easily keep the phone awake for complete day upon nominal games and Wi-Fi usage. Considering the price of the phone the battery seems reasonable, because having more than 2000 mAh capacity in budget a Smartphone is very rare.


After dissecting this fresh affordable Smartphone launch by QMobile named Noir i8 features, the phone has the potential to persuade buyers towards it. Also the offering of latest Android Lollipop OS in the phone will definitely be its foremost selling point, presenting ravishing stock Android lollipop icons and graphical transactions. Not to forget that it’s supports 3G and Dual SIM making the phone more tempting like icing on the cake does.

QMobile Launches First Windows Phone W1

The Pakistan’s largest home-grown mobile phone brand QMobile, after launching tons of Android Smartphone has now launched its pioneer Windows Phone QMobile W1. It’s the first ever Windows OS based mobile phone, which has been launched recently in the country. By this Windows phone launch countries largest Smartphone selling brand has kept its tradition alive of adopting dynamic market approach by presenting now – it’s foremost Windows Phone W1. Although, QMobile is famous for launching low-end android Smartphone like, i5 and i9 and now also offers mid and high-end Smartphone’s too.

By entering into Windows operated Smartphone’s market, QMobile has targeted established Windows rival brand Microsoft (former Nokia), which has freshly revealed its tempting Lumia 430 model in amazingly cheap price. So, it’s going to be very interesting that what kind of response QMobile gets locally from existing gigantic Microsoft Lumia devices portfolio.

Check out the specs review of QMobile W1 Windows phone, to know what really it has to offer.

QMobile W1 Specs Review:

QMobile W1 Windows Phone

As far as the specs and features of this QMobile’s first Windows Phone is concern it is adorned with Windows 8.1 OS installed out of the box. As far as the hardware specs is concern, it comprise of decked with a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core Processor supported by moderate 512 MB of RAM. The hardware specs seem good and will be able to run all basic apps and low-end graphics games capably, which is fine in this price tag.

Talking about its storage space under the hood, phone offers 4GB of built-in internal storage, while it also supports micro SD up to 32GB for extending its storage capacity for users – to store hefty amount of data. Furthermore, this QMobile W1 Windows Phone is equipped with a decent 1950 mAh Li-ion battery that can easily run the phone for a full day – even after extensive use because of its small 4″ WVGA screen.

Rest of the specs includes has a 5MP main camera with auto focus plus LED Flash proficiency and rear camera is a VGA one. Both the camera performs fittingly for a low-end Smartphone offered in affordable price range. Moreover, it merits mentioning here is that phone supports Dual SIM simultaneously, which is another persuading aspect of the phone, because most of the users in Pakistan tends to use more than one networks mobile number.


Available for Rs. 6,999 only


The above mentioned specs disclose that the phone is formulated for low-budget range target market to provide them another option than – just buying a usual Android Smartphone. It will be exciting to see what kind of response QMobile’s first Windows compliant phone embraces from the Pakistani android bound market. The popularity of android based Smartphone’s is so much in Pakistan that any other new variant phone will have to suffer – its stamped in print on customers minds. But, only time will tell that can QMobile W1 Windows Phone able to win the hearts and mind of native target market to purchase its fist windows operated phone – rather than rival Microsoft.