#KicksStalker: Lonzo Ball swaps his ZO2s for a pair of Kobes

first_img#KicksStalker: Irving pays tribute to women with new Kyrie 3 colorway Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lonzo wore a pair of adidas James Harden Vol. 1 during his workout with the Lakers, and it’s understandable since UCLA is an adidas school.And even four-time MVP LeBron James, who was in attendance in the Lakers’ 103-102 win over Philadelphia, had to take notice of Lonzo’s brand switch.“Just. Do. It,” James posted on his Instagram with a video closeup of Lonzo’s feet.ADVERTISEMENT Priced at upwards of $495, the ZO2s are worth more than double most basketball sneakers and it’s something LaVar Ball, Lonzo’s over-spoken father, described as ahead of other global brands such as adidas, Nike, and Under Armour.While Lonzo wore his signature shoes in his first two games in the NBA Summer League but those couple of outings both resulted in losses for the Lakers.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’On Thursday, however, the Laker rookie ditched his ZO2s and rocked a pair of Nike Kobe A.D. “Purple Stardusts” in a game where he exploded for 36 points, 11 assists, eight rebounds, and five steals.This isn’t the first time, though, that Lonzo wore shoes not under his family’s Big Baller Brand. Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet Malacañang open to creating Taal Commission Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives against Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot #20 of the Philadelphia 76ers during the 2017 Summer League at the Thomas & Mack Center on July 12, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Los Angeles won 103-102. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFPPolarizing NBA rookie Lonzo Ball has been grabbing headlines, sometimes not his own doing, even before the Los Angeles Lakers drafted him second overall in the 2017 Draft.One of the things the public took notice of the former UCLA Bruin was his overpriced signature ZO2 shoes from under his family’s Big Baller Brand.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano LATEST STORIES End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ LIVE: Sinulog 2020 Grand Parade Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View commentslast_img read more

Yu Yunicorn: Key specifications, top features, India price & everything you need to know

first_imgYu Televentures, a Micromax subsidiary, today launched its latest flagship Yunicorn in New Delhi. The company promises that the Yunicorn “redefines flagships”.The Yu Yunicorn focuses on design and an overall experience. We will have more to say about the phone but here is a quick takeaway if you are looking to get an idea of what the phone is and what it packs in. Take a look at the key specifications.Processor: The Yunicorn sports MediaTek Helio P10 octa-core processor with speed of 1.8GHz. This processor has two different bunch of cores. Four of these cores run at a speed of 1.8GHz while the other four run at 1.4GHz.RAM: The phone is backed with 4GB RAM. YU has said that this is low-power RAM and hence will help users save battery. It uses up to 30 per cent less power, says the company.Internal storage: The Yunicorn has 32GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card.Display: 5.5-inch display with FullHD (1080p) resolution. The display, according to YU, has a brightness of 450nits and the contrast ratio of 1000:1.Rear camera: The phone has a 13MP camera on the back.Front camera: The Yunicorn carries a 5MP front camera.Software: The phone runs Steroids OS, which is modified Android Lollipop. The company promises to update the OS regularly.Battery: The Yunicorn is powered by a 4000mAh battery.Price: Rs 12,999How to buy it: For now the phone is exclusively available at Flipkart. It will be sold through a flash sale.advertisementOffline sales: After around a month, the phone will be available in offline stores for Rs 13,499.Some other key bits– The home button houses fingerprint scanner in Yunicorn.– Quick Music toggle lets a user access music controls with a single swipe.– Yu Wallet offers recharge services for mobile, DTH, etc.– Monochrome mode to offer better reading experience.– The phone OS has integrated numerous services like cab booking, medical assistance, etc. The feature minimises the need of additional apps to be installed.– The key feature of the phone is its design. It has an aluminium body which is around 8mm thick. Although the bottom and top parts of the phone have plastic cover in faux metal finish. The phone also has a screen cover with curve of 2.5D, something that we usually see on more high-end phones.– The YU supports dual-SIM feature. However the slots that it uses is a hybrid slot. This means if you decide to use a microSD card, you will be able to use only one SIM card.last_img read more