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

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InFocus Vision 3 was launched in India on Tuesday, at an event in New Delhi. The company’s latest dual camera smartphone, the Vision 3 also sports a large 5.7-inch 18:9 HD+ display, as well as a massive 4000mAh battery – all selling points that InFocus is betting on when combined for the Indian market with the low price point in the sub Rs. 7,000 segment. The 4G VoLTE-enabled smartphone will

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

Xiaomi launches Mi MIX 2 with full-screen display

Technology giant Xiaomi on Monday launched ‘Mi MIX 2’, an upgrade from last year’s Mi MIX, which will be available in China from September 15. ‘Mi MIX 2’ comes with 6GB RAM in three versions — 64GB, 128GB and 256GB — with full-screen display. “Mi MIX gave everyone a glimpse of what the phone of the future would look like. It has pioneered the trend of full-screen display smartphones. With

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

vivo V7, V7 Plus to launch today in India

Vivo V7 and V7 Plus are expected to feature Galaxy S8 duo-like Full View edge display. After the launch of Vivo V5 Plus earlier this year, the launch of its successor – Vivo V7 Plus – is imminent. And just like earlier, along with the V7 Plus, Vivo will also be launching its smaller variant V7. The launch is scheduled to take place today, that is, September 7, and will

Xiaomi brings 'Mi A1' with Android One in India at Rs 14,999

Xiaomi launched the Mi A1 Android One phone in India on Tuesday at a price of Rs 14,999. The Mi A1 is notably the most premium phone, both in terms of looks and build as well as in terms of hardware specs, to launch under Google’s Android One initiative: an initiative that many thought was dead after the global search engine giant launched Android Go – with a similar philosophy

Mafe Mobile launches its new affordable 4G smartphone - AIR

New Delhi – Mafe Mobile, a leading brand of affordable phones, has announced the launch of its latest 4G enabled smartphone – the AIR, which offers powerful performance and is loaded with useful features at an affordable price. The AIR comes with a 10.16 cm (4), (800 x 480 pixels) FWVGA display which offers a rich movie viewing and game playing experience. Powered by a 1.3 Ghz, quad core Spreadtrum

Coolpad Cool Play 6 Best Price in India 2017, Specs & Review

Coolpad Cool Play 6 smartphone was launched in May 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to GB via a microSD card. As far as the

Indian smartphone market looks at bumper Q3: IDC

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) After witnessing slow growth in the first two quarters of this year, the Indian smartphone market is preparing for a bumper period owing to the upcoming festive season, a new report said on Wednesday. According to market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC), 28 million smartphones were shipped to India in Q2 (April-June) — marking just 3.7 per cent Quarter-on-Quarter (QoQ) growth and a meagre