Tag Archive: India

Xiaomi’s Android One-based Mi A3 is coming to India on August 21

Xiaomi is all set to debut its 2019 Android One phone next week in India.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s latest Android One phone is launching in India on August 21. The Mi A3 comes with a 720p display and is powered by the Snapdragon 665 chipset. It also comes with a 48MP camera at the back, 32MP front shooter, and a 4030mAh battery.

Xiaomi unveiled the Andorid One-based Mi A3 earlier this year in Spain,  [Read More…]

Here’s how much the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ cost in India

The Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are now up for pre-booking in India, with sales kicking off from August 23.

What you need to know Samsung’s latest flagship series is going on sale in India from August 23. The Galaxy Note 10 will retail at ₹69,999, with the Note 10+ coming in at ₹79,999. Customers pre-booking the device will get ₹6,000 cashback.

The Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are now official, and Samsung has detailed  [Read More…]

China threatens India with ‘reverse sanctions’ over Huawei 5G trials

China warns there would be consequences for Indian firms if Huawei is blocked from 5G trails.

What you need to know A new Reuters report suggests Chinese is threateing India with sanctions if Huawei is prevented from doing business in the country. India is set to hold 5G trails, and the government hasn’t decided if Huawei should be included yet. For now though, no evidence of a backdoor has been found in Huawei’s networking infrastructure.

India is  [Read More…]

The Redmi K20 pricing backlash is an important lesson for Xiaomi in India

Xiaomi fans are mad that the Redmi K20 costs $ 20 more than its Chinese counterpart.

For the longest time, Xiaomi went unchallenged in India. After making its debut in the country back in 2014, Xiaomi essentially had a stranglehold on the budget category, pushing out local players like Micromax and Intex and then challenging Samsung for the crown. It has managed to do all that on the back of its Redmi series, continually rolling out new  [Read More…]

OnePlus is hosting its first music festival in India in November

The OnePlus Music Festival will be held in Mumbai in November and feature international as well as local artists.

What you need to know OnePlus is kicking off its first music festival in India later this year. The OnePlus Music Festival is slated for the month of November, and will take place in Mumbai. It will feature a mix of international as well as local artists.

One trait that hasn’t changed about OnePlus in the last five  [Read More…]

Netflix’s $3 mobile-only plan is crucial to its success in India

Netflix hasn’t seen much momentum in India, but it’s looking to change that with its aggressive mobile-only plan.

Netflix had a less-than-stellar quarter, bringing in just 2.7 million subscribers worldwide against a projected 5 million. The streaming service lost subscribers in the U.S. for the first time in nearly a decade, and with that particular market hitting a saturation point, Netflix is increasingly looking to other regions for growth.

India is an obvious market just because of  [Read More…]

Realme X launched in India alongside entry-level Realme 3i

The Realme X had made its global debut in China in May this year.

What you need to know Realme X has been launched in India at a starting price of ₹16,999. The smartphone comes in 4GB and 8GB RAM versions and will be going on sale in the country starting from July 24 onwards. Realme 3i has also been launched alongside the Realme X in India. The entry-level phone starts at ₹7,999.

Realme today launched two  [Read More…]

These are the best Prime Day 2019 deals in India

Prime Day has amazing deals on mobiles, smart home devices, accessories, and much more.

Amazon is going big with Prime Day 2019 in India, with hundreds of thousands of deals across all categories. There are a few standouts: the Huawei P30 Pro at ₹63,990 ($ 915) is a fantastic deal as it discounts the phone by a massive ₹16,000 ($ 230). And that’s for the Breathing Crystal variant with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, which  [Read More…]

This is the best time to pick up an Echo device in India

With up to 60% off Echo devices, now is the time to get started with Alexa.

Prime Day is in full swing, and Amazon’s two-day sale extravaganza promises to deliver attractive deals on hundreds of thousands of products. We usually see great deals on Amazon’s own hardware during its sale events, and it’s no different this time around.

Amazon is discounting its Echo devices by up to 60% in India, making it the ideal time to get  [Read More…]

Nokia 9 PureView finally arrives in India for ₹49,999 ($730)

The long wait has finally come to an end for Nokia fans in India.

What you need to know The Nokia 9 PureView has been launched in India at ₹49,999 ($ 730). It will be going on sale in India starting today from Flipkart as well as Nokia’s own online store. Unlike most other 2019 Android flagship phones, the Nokia 9 PureView does not feature Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855 chipset.

HMD Global finally launched its flagship Nokia  [Read More…]