Baahubali 2 topped the most searched topics in Google’s Year 2017

As we are approaching to the end of the year, Google has released the list of top trending searches in India in 2017. This is based on the India user’s interests based on the searches made by the users in India on Google. This recap covers the major events happened in the last 12-months period. The results clearly show that the Bollywood and Cricket continued to remain the top two search topics of the year.

India’s biggest blockbuster film: Baahubali 2: The conclusion topped Google Trending searches chart this year. The Indian Premier League popularly known as IPL; and ‘Live Cricket Score’ followed the next spot in the list respectively. Google also shared that based on ‘What is’ search results, GST and Bitcoin made it to the op of the search list. Sunny Leone was the topmost search in case of trending people. This list was followed by Big Boss entrant Arshi Khan, Sapna Choudhary and Vidya Vox- American YouTuber and singer.

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LG has launched its latest flagship phone as promised – The V30+

The phone has a 6-inch QHD+ OLED display with a resolution of 2880 X 1440 pixels with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The phone is powered by Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU. The phone has a 4GB of RAM and 128GB of Internal Memory which can be expanded upto 2TB using microSD card. Running on Android v7.1.2 Nougat edition with LG UX 6.0+, this phone is of Hybrid Dual-SIM type.

The company has assured that, this phone will receive Android v8.0 Oreo treatment. On the optics front, the phone comes with 16-megapixel of rear camera with features such as Dual-tone LED flash, Laser auto focus and 120-degree wide-angle lens. The LG V30+ also features a 5-megapixel of front-facing camera with 90-degree wide-angle lens. The phone comes with fingerprint sensor and is Water, Dust resistant (IP68), MIL-STD 810G certified.

The network features include: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth v5.0 LE, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C 2.0. The battery is of 3,300mAh with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 supporting Wireless charging.The LG V30+ comes in Black and Silver colors and is priced at Rs. 44,990/-. This phone will be exclusively available from starting December 18th. Just to note, the preorder for this phone has already began. The phone comes with one-time screen replacement offer within 6 months of purchase and a free wireless charger for first 2000 customers.

Eluga I9 budget smartphone for Rs. 7,499/- in India

Panasonic has launched Eluga I9 budget smartphone for Rs. 7,499/- in India. This is company’s latest phone in the Eluga series for 4G VoLTE. The phone comes with a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass screen and runs on Android v7.0 Nougat. The device is powered by a 1.25 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek processor. On the optics front, the phone has 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel of front facing camera. The phone also has many photo editing feature incorporated.

This phone also comes with a Mali-T720 GPU. The phone has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage which can be expanded upto 128GB using microSD card support.The network features include: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and USB OTG. The phone has a fingerprint sensor support and has a metal body. The phone has a 2500mAh battery. The Panasonic Eluga I9 comes in Space grey, Champagne Gold and Blue colors. The phone is available on Flipkart for purchase.

Intex has launched ELYT e6, the company’s latest budget smartphone in the ELYT series

The phone comes with a 5-inch 2.5D HD curved glass with DragonTrail Glass. The phone is powered by a 1.25 GHz Quad-core MediaTek Processor and runs on Android v7.0 Nougat. The phone has 13-megapixel of rear camera and comes with 8-megapixel of front-facing camera with selfie flash. This phone has a 4G LTE connectivity with VoLTE. The phone has a resolution of 1280X720 pixels.

This Dual-SIM capable phone has network connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0 and  GPS. The device has 3GB of RAM and comes with 32GB internal memory, which can be expandable up to 128GB with MicroSD. The battery is 4000mAh. The Intex ELYT e6 comes in Black color and is priced at Rs. 6,999/-. This phone is Flipkart exclusive.

Looking for adventurous camera, check out GoPro HERO5 line-up, which has now received price slash in India. The series that includes HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session was launched back in 2016. The camera can record UHD 4K videos and they have waterproof capabilities. This series were the first to bring support for Voice Control, GPS, Cloud Control and electronic stabilization. The GoPro HERO 5 Black and HERO5 Session are now available for Rs. 27,000/- and Rs. 18,000/- respectively.

Prajyot Mainkar

Mr. Prajyot Mainkar is the Editor-in-Chief of Androcid. He himself, is an Android Developer by profession; based in Goa.