Portronics Harmonics Talky mini Bluetooth earbud launched for Rs. 1199

Portronics Harmonics Talky

Portronics, popular for its mobile accessories has launched Harmonics Talky, its latest Bluetooth in-ear earbud for hands-free calls and music listening.  It has 8mm strong magnetic speaker with Acoustic Echo Reduction technology and Enhanced Noise Cancellation technology to filter out the external noise and enable clearer sound during the calls or while listening to music, says the company. Continue reading “Portronics Harmonics Talky mini Bluetooth earbud launched for Rs. 1199”

Over 50% of people in India will use digital payments by 2020: BCG Report

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Digital payments industry in India is expected to reach $500 billion by 2020, with over 50 percent of internet users in the country will be using it, according to a latest report by global telecom body GSM Association and Boston Consulting Group.

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HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India

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After rolling out Android Nougat update for unlocked HTC 10 smartphone in the U.S. and Europe last November, the company resumed the roll out in Europe earlier this month after pausing it due to an unforeseen technical issue, with the company estimating a fix due in February. Today the company has started rolling out the Nougat update for HTC 10 users in India. Continue reading “HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India”

Hyperloop One global showcase event scheduled on February 28 in India

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Hyperloop One, the futuristic high-speed transport promoter has scheduled an event in Delhi on February 28. The US based company is creating a new mode of transport that offers speeds three to four times faster than high-speed rail for 67% of the cost to deploy and operate. Continue reading “Hyperloop One global showcase event scheduled on February 28 in India”

Airtel to acquire Telenor India

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Airtel today announced that it has agreed to acquire Telenor India. As part of the agreement, Airtel will acquire Telenor India’s running operations in seven circles – Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP (East), UP (West) and Assam, and transfer of all of Telenor India’s assets including spectrum, licenses and operations, including its employees and customer base of 44 million as well as outstanding spectrum payments and other operational contracts, including tower lease. Continue reading “Airtel to acquire Telenor India”

Andhra Pradesh government signs MoU with Visa and Thomson Reuters

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Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with fintech multinationals Visa and Thomson Reuters.  Under the agreement, Thomas Reuters will build fintech initiatives using government provided infrastructure and university resources. Continue reading “Andhra Pradesh government signs MoU with Visa and Thomson Reuters”

LG K10 (2017) with fingerprint sensor, Android 7.0, Panic button, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 13990

LG K10 2017

LG today launched K10 (2017) smartphone in India at an event. It was unveiled ahead of CES 2017 last month and this comes with India-specific SOS 112 emergency calling when you press the power button three times or pressing the SoS option in the menu, as recommended by India’s telecom ministry. The smartphone that is ‘Made in India’ was launched by Telecom and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. Continue reading “LG K10 (2017) with fingerprint sensor, Android 7.0, Panic button, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 13990”

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-F1, FZ-N1, FZ-A2 launched in India starting at Rs. 99000

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-F1 and FZ-N1

Panasonic has launched Toughpad FZ-F1 and Toughpad FZ-N1, two new rugged handheld devices and Toughpad FZ-A2, its latest rugged tablet targeted at enterprise. All the devices are IP65 certified for dust and water resistance. The Toughpad FZ-F1 and FZ-N1 also have MIL-STD-810G ratings with drop rating of 6 feet, so they can stand up to the abuse of the most demanding usage environments and also submersible, in up to 3.3 feet of water for 30 minutes. Continue reading “Panasonic Toughpad FZ-F1, FZ-N1, FZ-A2 launched in India starting at Rs. 99000”

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Black version will go on sale for the first time in India on March 1

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Black

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 4 smartphone in India last month starting Rs. 9999. Only the Gold and Dark Gray colors were available so far through flash sales on Flipkart and mi.com. Xiaomi has announced that the Black version will be available for sale for the first time on both the platform on March 1st at 12PM along with the other color variants, as it had promised. Expect a huge demand as usual since it is the first time the new color variant is going on sale in the country. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Black version will go on sale for the first time in India on March 1”

Gionee India extends DOA policy from 7 to 30 days to return smartphones

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Gionee today revised its Dead on Arrival (DOA) policy, which allows customers to return any Gionee mobile phone, which has developed a functional Defect within 30 Days of purchase from 7 days. Continue reading “Gionee India extends DOA policy from 7 to 30 days to return smartphones”

HTC U Ultra with secondary display, Snapdragon 821 and U Play launched in India for Rs. 59990 and Rs. 39990

HTC U Ultra

HTC just launched its flagship U Ultra smartphone and U Play in India at an event, as it had promised. Both the smartphones was announced last month. The HTC U Ultra comes with a 2-inch 520 PPI secondary touch-screen display above the main 5.7-inch Quad HD display. The U Play has a 5.2-inch 1080p display without a secondary screen and is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, has 16-megapixel front and rear cameras and a fingerprint sensor on the front.
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Reliance Jio clocks 100 million customers, introduces Jio prime membership for Rs. 99 for 1 year

Reliance Jio Prime

Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries at the company’s special event today announced that Reliance Jio has crossed 100 million customers in 170 days of launch, adding 7 customers every second on average. It has 60,000 Jio employees and over 10 lakh Jio retail partners. Continue reading “Reliance Jio clocks 100 million customers, introduces Jio prime membership for Rs. 99 for 1 year”

OnePlus 3T 128GB variant now available for all from Amazon for Rs. 34999

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OnePlus launched the OnePlus 3T smartphone in India in December starting at Rs. 29,999. It started selling the smartphone exclusively on Amazon.in starting from December 14th. Last week it opened sales for the 128GB Gunmetal version for Amazon Prime members. Today it has opened sales for everyone so you can get it even if you don’t have a Prime account. Continue reading “OnePlus 3T 128GB variant now available for all from Amazon for Rs. 34999”

Samsung Carnival on Amazon India from Feb 21 to 23: Offers on smartphones, LED TVs and more

Samsung Carnival Amazon

Samsung today started its Samsung Carnival on Amazon that will last till 23rd February, Thursday. In the sale it will offer discounts on Amazon exclusive smartphones like Galaxy On5 Pro and On7 Pro, other phones like Galaxy On8 as well as LED TVs and other home appliances. Continue reading “Samsung Carnival on Amazon India from Feb 21 to 23: Offers on smartphones, LED TVs and more”

Swipe Elite 3 with 5-inch HD display, 2GB RAM, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 5499

Swipe Elite 3

Swipe Technologies has launched Elite 3, its latest budget smartphone with 4G VoLTE support. It packs a 5-inch HD screen, is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Indus OS with and support for 12 regional languages. It has an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Swipe Elite 3 with 5-inch HD display, 2GB RAM, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 5499”