Sony, NVIDIA, Amazon, Intel, Vivo, and MediaTek withdraw from MWC 2020 due to coronavirus concerns

Update 2-11th Feb 2020: While many brands are pulling out of MWC 2020, Xiaomi has confirmed that it is attending the event and will introduce their new range of smartphones and smart hardware. On the other hand, MediaTek has announced that it is not attending MWC this time due to coronavirus concerns. Continue reading “Sony, NVIDIA, Amazon, Intel, Vivo, and MediaTek withdraw from MWC 2020 due to coronavirus concerns”

Amazon Echo Show 8 with 8-inch HD screen, stereo sound, camera with a built-in shutter launched in India

Amazon has launched Echo Show 8, the company’s latest Echo Show devices in India after it was introduced back in September. It has an 8-inch HD screen, stereo sound and a camera with a built-in shutter. It has tons of Alexa features, over 30,000 skills in English and over 800 skills in Hindi, says Amazon.
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Amazon India starts rolling out electric delivery vehicles, plans for 10,000 EVs by 2025

Amazon India has announced that it has started rolling out electric delivery vehicles across India after successful pilots across different cities in 2019. It said that its fleet of delivery vehicles in the country will include 10,000 electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025.  These EVs are in addition to the global commitment of 100,000 electric vehicles in the delivery fleet by 2030 announced in the Climate Pledge signed by Amazon. Continue reading “Amazon India starts rolling out electric delivery vehicles, plans for 10,000 EVs by 2025”

Amazon Great Indian Sale 2020: Discounts on Redmi Note 8 Pro, Samsung Galaxy M30s, Vivo U20, offers on LED TVs and more

Amazon has started its Great Indian Sale for the new year early for Amazon Prime members, as it had promised. In this 4-day sale, which begins tomorrow for everyone, it is offering great deals on smartphones, accessories, Kindle, LED TVs and more. Continue reading “Amazon Great Indian Sale 2020: Discounts on Redmi Note 8 Pro, Samsung Galaxy M30s, Vivo U20, offers on LED TVs and more”

Amazon will double down on Prime Video investments in India: CEO Jeff Bezos

Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos yesterday at the Prime video event announced that the company will double down on investment in the company’s streaming service in India. He also said that Amazon Prime Video’s performance is brilliant in India. Continue reading “Amazon will double down on Prime Video investments in India: CEO Jeff Bezos”

Amazon Great India Sale 2020 scheduled from Jan 19 to 22: Up to 40% off on smartphones, discounts on accessories, TVs and more

Amazon just announced that its first Great Indian Festival for 2020 will start from January 19 until January 22nd. Prime members will  get exclusive early access starting 12 noon on January 18. • Customers get an instant discount of 10% when they pay with SBI Credit Cards and EMI, no-cost EMI using Bajaj Finserv EMI card, Amazon Pay ICICI Credit card and select Debit & Credit Cards. It will feature a wide range of finance options from no cost EMI on Debit & Credit cards and Bajaj FinServ, 10% instant bank discount on SBI Debit & Credit cards, exchange offers and lots more. Continue reading “Amazon Great India Sale 2020 scheduled from Jan 19 to 22: Up to 40% off on smartphones, discounts on accessories, TVs and more”

Amazon Echo Auto with 8 microphones and far-field technology for in-car usage launched in India for Rs. 4999

Amazon has launched Echo Auto, the company’s latest Alexa product designed for in-car usage with 8 microphones and far-field technology to hear you even in noisy traffic conditions. It is powered by the car’s 12V charging socket or USB port and connects to your car stereo system for audio playback using a 3.5 mm auxiliary cable or Bluetooth connection. Continue reading “Amazon Echo Auto with 8 microphones and far-field technology for in-car usage launched in India for Rs. 4999”

Onida Fire TV Edition 32-inch HD and 43-inch FHD Smart LED TVs with Alexa voice remote launched in India starting at Rs. 12999

Amazon just launched Onida Fire TV Edition 32-inch HD and 43-inch Full HD smart TVs in India. These TVs run Fire OS compared to Android, yet it supports Prime Video, Hotstar, Netflix, YouTube, Sony Liv, Zee5, Sun Nxt and more, similar to a Fire TV stick says Amazon. With the voice remote, you can just ask Alexa to search for and watch from a vast catalog of streaming TV shows and movies. You can also Pair Fire TV Edition TV with any Echo device for a truly hands-free voice experience. Continue reading “Onida Fire TV Edition 32-inch HD and 43-inch FHD Smart LED TVs with Alexa voice remote launched in India starting at Rs. 12999”

Amazon Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker launched in India for Rs. 4999

Amazon just launched the new Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker in India, after launching the first Echo Input in the country earlier this year. This voice-controlled smart speaker that combines hands-free access to Alexa with a 4,800 mAh rechargeable battery promising 10 hours of playback. It is designed to be carried around your home, comes with 360-degree audio and allows lets you access Alexa from anywhere in the room using the same far-field voice recognition as other Echo devices. Continue reading “Amazon Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker launched in India for Rs. 4999”

Amazon Echo Flex Plug-in Smart Speaker launched in India for Rs. 2999

Amazon has launched Echo Flex, a plug-in smart speaker offering an affordable way to voice control compatible smart home devices and get help from Alexa at more places in your home.  There is also has a USB-A port so you can easily charge your phone (7.5W) or other devices, all while using only one outlet. Continue reading “Amazon Echo Flex Plug-in Smart Speaker launched in India for Rs. 2999”

Amazon Echo devices can now be used as wireless speakers with Fire TV devices

Amazon has been bringing changes to Echo and Fire TV devices lately such as Alexa Announcements, official YouTube app on Fire TV, Apple TV support, and more. Today, Amazon is introducing Alexa Home Theater System letting users connect Echo devices with their Fire TV device.

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Amazon Fire TV devices get support for Apple TV app

Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick 4K got back support for official YouTube app earlier this year and following that announcement, now, Amazon has announced that the Fire TV is getting support for Apple TV app starting today globally.

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Amazon Great Indian Festival Diwali Special Sale: Best deals of smartphones, LED TVs, accessories and more

Amazon has started its Great Indian Festival Celebration Diwali Special Sale, its third sale before Diwali after the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale last month, and Amazon Great Indian Festival Celebration Special Sale earlier this month. In this 5-day sale, it is offering great deals on smartphones, accessories, Kindle, Alexa accessories, LED TVs and more. Continue reading “Amazon Great Indian Festival Diwali Special Sale: Best deals of smartphones, LED TVs, accessories and more”

Amazon Alexa enables utility bill payments via Amazon Pay

Amazon India has announced today that users will be able to pay their utility bills by using Amazon Pay just by speaking to Alexa. This payment method has been available through many other online wallets for quite a while and has finally come to Amazon Pay. Users can now use Alexa to pay their utilities across a variety of categories such as electricity, water, post-paid mobile, cooking gas, broadband, DTH and more. Continue reading “Amazon Alexa enables utility bill payments via Amazon Pay”

Amazon Great Indian Festival Celebration Special Sale: Best deals on smartphones, LED TVs, accessories and more

Amazon has started its Great Indian Festival Celebration Special Sale, as it had promised. In this 5-day sale, it is offering great deals on smartphones, accessories, Kindle, LED TVs and more. This is the second sale before Diwali, after the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale last month. Continue reading “Amazon Great Indian Festival Celebration Special Sale: Best deals on smartphones, LED TVs, accessories and more”