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Indian smartphone market

There are nearly 650 million mobile phone users in India — and over 300 million of them have a smartphone. For these users, Chinese players became the first choice this year as they launched devices with compelling features, thus dominating the budget and mid-range price segment in the country. Chinese vendors captured 49 per cent of the Indian mobile phone handset market in the first quarter of 2017 — with

motorola moto hub

Motorola announced the first-ever experiential store in south India To strengthen its offline retail presence across India, Motorola India opened its first “Moto Hub” in Chennai in partnership with the multi-brand retail chain Poorvika Mobiles. This is the first “Moto Hub” to be launched under the collaboration that will let prospective buyers to experience the latest Motorola technology and get a hands-on demo of the entire product portfolio. “Poorvika Mobiles’

95 mobile companies have set up plants in India: IT Minister

Information Technology (IT) Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday said 95 mobile manufacturing companies have set up their plants in the country. “Today 95 mobile manufacturing factories have come up in India and India is becoming a big hub of electronics and mobile manufacturing. Of these, 32 units have come up in Noida and Greater Noida,” Prasad said at the Capital Foundation Annual Lecture here. Every day we are adding

iPhone 8: Release date and time, price, latest features and news

Apple’s new iPhone 8 will be officially unveiled today. The latest smartphone is expected to be a radical change for the company, which will seek to wow users for the 10th anniversary of the device. Fans got an early taste of what’s in store ahead of today’s release date when Apple suffered a major leak two days before its launch, with many of the iPhone 8’s features being revealed. SAN

Airtel launches Voice over LTE, services go live in Mumbai

New Delhi/Mumbai, September 11, 2017: Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, today announced the launch of its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services in Mumbai. Airtel VoLTE, which works over 4G, will offer customers HD quality voice calls along with faster call set up time. Airtel VoLTE will be available on popular 4G/LTE enabled mobile devices, which must have a Airtel 4G SIM. Customers can call any mobile, landline

Intex partners Jio to offer 25GB additional data

Intex Technologies, a mobile handset brands firm has partnered with Reliance Jio Infocomm (Jio) for providing additional 25GB 4G data to Intex 4G smartphone users during the festive season. All Intex 4G Smartphone users using a Jio connection will get additional 5GB 4G data per recharge, over what they normally get on a recharge of Rs 309 or above. In collaboration with Reliance Jio, domestic consumer electronics brand Intex Technologies

Tecno Mobile launches 'i' series phones, eyes to become top 5 smartphone brands by next year

Tecno Mobile today announced the launch of specially ‘Made for India’ TECNO i-series mobile phones, powered by Pixelex Engine and eyeing to be among the top five smart phone brands in the country by next year. Tecno mobile, the offline premium smartphone brand of Transsion Holdings, also announced its tie up with mobile retail chain Poorvika Mobiles, to kick-start the sale of Tecno smart phones in Chennai. In April this

Itel partners with Vodafone to offer INR 900 on feature phones

Itel Mobile and Vodafone have partnered to announce a bundle offer on former’s feature phones. As per this, people who buy itel feature phones will get a guaranteed cashback of Rs 900. The offer can be availed by new as well as existing Vodafone subscribers. Itel Mobile and Vodafone have partnered to announce a bundle offer on former’s feature phones. As per this, people who buy itel feature phones will

Lava announces 2-year warranty for smartphones and features phones

Lava has announced a two year warranty offer on all its major devices including smart phones and feature phones. The company also said that all future Lava products will carry two year warranty as well. People purchasing Lava mobiles starting August 26 can get the offer activated on their phones. Lava says it has over 1000 service centres across the country, which will help in seamless after-sales service. “These are

Nuu Mobile will invest $5 million this year

New Delhi: Hong Kong based Nuu Mobile on Wednesday announced its entry in the Indian market, with plans to invest $5 million in brand building exercises this year and target to sell 2 million devices per annum. “India is about to surpass the US and become the second largest smartphone market after China. It is a very exciting time for us to expand our reach into the Indian market,” Nuu