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  • Who says you need to shell out a packet to own a tablet? Yes, the new iPad or the Sony Xperia Tablet Z are priced close to Rs 40,000, but there are many tablets that offer a good user experience at relatively affordable prices.
  •  There are lots of apps that lets you access educational content or help with research. Here is a pick of five great apps.
  • Yes, you will be ashamed to go to college without one of these. But which ones are ideal for students without burning a hole in their parents' pockets?
  • Do you go for the best specs, or do you stick to something that fits your overall budget while buying a laptop? Here are some easy tips to get over this dilemma.
Mobiles Are new features in smartphones really usable?

Are new features in smartphones really usable?

The stiff competition is forcing smartphone makers to add fancy features that will make their devices stand out in the crowd.

Does Micromax Canvas 4 live up to the hype?

Micromax has a flagship model in the Canvas 4. But is it better than its predecessors? Nidhi Singal checks out.

With BlackBerry Q5, affordability is the key. Will it work?

Slightly lower specs than the Q10, but the performance was snappy even while watching videos or browsing the web.

LG Optimus G Pro: A worthy phablet challenger

LG is now trying to recreate the success of its Nexus 4 with the Optimus G Pro, a Samsung Galaxy Note II competitor.

Gadgets & Gizmos lists top apps for your tablets, smartphones

Gadgets & Gizmos lists top apps for your tablets, smartphones

Gadgets & Gizmos lists the best smartphones in the market

We list the best smartphones in the market today in different categories -
Test Bench Sennheiser is partnering with Adidas to bring a whole new range of fitness oriented headphones

Sennheiser is partnering with Adidas to bring a whole new range of fitness oriented headphones

Sennheiser is partnering with Adidas to bring a whole new range of fitness oriented headphones.

Sony Vaio F15: A good entry-level option

One look at the Vaio F15 and we knew this is a design that would work in a country like India.

Bose AE 2W: Among the best on-ear Bluetooth headsets

Long hours of listening is not much of an issue with this device as the ear cups are made of supple leather and you also don't feel heat inside them after an album or two.

XConnect BTS-Q1 bluetooth speaker is value for money buy

The XConnect is compatible with all kinds of Bluetooth-enabled devices, and can make group conference calls seem like a breeze.

Fujifilm X-M1 is the perfect compact camera for prosumers

The X-M1 can serve as a good camera that rises up to most of your requirements. It is also an affordable version of the X-Pro1.

Lenovo Thinkpad Twist: A versatile enterprise laptop, convertible too

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga was one of the most innovative Ultrabook designs of last year. Its new ThinkPad Twist, however, takes the twists and turns of the Yoga to an enterprise audience.

Samsung NX300 is a decent camera for those valuing connectivity

The NX300 is a decent option for those who value connectivity over stellar camera performance.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is among the best compact mirrorless cameras

The G6 is a great camera to spend your money on if you are looking for something that will cover all your imaging needs.

Xcanex scanner is portable, but professional

One of the advantages of this scanner is the quality of the colour reproduction, which is usually washed out in portable scanners.
Level Up Game review: Pacific Rim

Game review: Pacific Rim

Based on the Pacific Rim movie, this one lacks a story and is all about action.

Game review: Real Racing 3

A mobile game that is as good, or better, than console racing games
Digital Life 4 alternative browsers based on Google Chrome

4 alternative browsers based on Google Chrome

All new browsers are based on the open source Chromium engine and have various degrees of tweaks to Google's browser as well as a new logo.
Choice Asus Taichi: The Taichi is a very good, though pricey, Ultrabook

Asus Taichi: The Taichi is a very good, though pricey, Ultrabook

The device is a dual screen convertible which can become a tablet by just shutting its clamshell model.
Letters Gadgets & Gizmos readers feedback on the magazine's coverage

Gadgets & Gizmos readers feedback on the magazine's coverage

Gadgets & Gizmos readers give their feedback on the magazine's coverage of the latest in the world of technology -
Help Good laptop option within Rs 40,000

Good laptop option within Rs 40,000

I want to purchase a laptop with decent features for rough use. I am a website administrator and battery life is important as I have to be online throughout the day.
Best Buys Guide to buy best laptop, tablet, desktop, television and more

Guide to buy best laptop, tablet, desktop, television and more

The best gadgets in the market as ranked by Gadgets & Gizmos -
Launch Pad Recent launches in the gadgets segment

Recent launches in the gadgets segment

Featuring Sony Xperia Ultra, Toshiba Satellite P50, Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 II, HTC Desire 600 Dual SIM  and more.