Tag Archive: India


Spotify may finally launch in India later this year

Spotify could make its long-awaited debut in India sometime later this year.

Google Play Music rolled out All Access in India last month, making its international catalog available to customers in the subcontinent. It now looks like Spotify and Amazon Prime Music are about to make their foray into the market, according to industry sources speaking to The-Ken (paywall).

From the publication:

Spotify has begun scoping the Indian market, following multiple trips to the country by  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8+ India review: King of the hill

The Galaxy S8+ is the best Android phone available today.

The quick take

The Galaxy S8+ offers everything you want — and a few things you didn’t know you needed — in a package that looks downright futuristic. Combining top-of-the-line hardware with a gorgeous design and an incredible display, Samsung ticks all the right boxes. The phone isn’t without its quirks, but when seen as a complete package, you won’t find a phone that offers quite as  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Redmi 4 is now live in India; prices start at ₹6,999

The Redmi 4 is Xiaomi’s latest entry-level phone in India.

At an event in New Delhi, Xiaomi launched the Redmi 4 in the Indian market. The phone will be sold exclusively on Amazon India, with the base variant selling for ₹6,999.

There’s a lot to like in the handset, which will succeed the Redmi 3S in India. Xiaomi sold over 4 million units of the Redmi 3S over the last six months, and it is looking  [Read More…]

The Nokia 3310 is coming back to India on May 18 for ₹3,310

The Nokia 3310 will go up for sale in India from later this week.

The Nokia 3310 is one of the most anticipated devices in India in 2017, and we now know when the phone will go on sale. HMD Global has announced that the Nokia 3310 will be heading to retail stores across the country starting May 18, with a retail price of ₹3,310.

The Nokia 3310 will be available in four color options: Warm  [Read More…]

Xiaomi kicks off retail push in India with its first Mi Home store

You no longer need to wait for flash sales to buy Xiaomi phones.

After selling its phones online for three years, Xiaomi has set up its first Mi Home in India. With the brand gaining momentum in the country, launching an offline store gives it a new platform to sell its devices.

The manufacturer has ambitious plans for its retail push into the country. Over the next two years, Xiaomi intends to launch over 100 Mi  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s first Mi Home store is all set to launch in India

Xiaomi’s first Mi Home is coming to Bengaluru.

After offering its products online for the last three years, Xiaomi is gearing up for a major retail push. The Chinese manufacturer has sent out media invites for the launch of its first Mi Home store in Bengaluru. The company will use the retail space to highlight its phones, power banks, headphones, fitness bands, air purifiers, and more.

Xiaomi saw a huge boost from its Indian unit on  [Read More…]

Uber’s on-demand food delivery service is now live in India

UberEATS will deliver food from your favorite restaurants.

Uber announced earlier this year that it would bring its food delivery service to India, and the company has rolled out UberEATS in the country. The service is now live in Mumbai, and Uber has partnered with over 200 restaurants in the city, including the likes of The Bombay Canteen, Nom Nom, The Good Wife, Fresh Menu, Le 15, and Coffee by Di Bella.

UberEATS will be available  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8 and S8+ update to fix red tint issue is now rolling out in India and Europe

Samsung’s OTA update to fix the Galaxy S8 red tint is now live in two markets.

Samsung is now rolling out an OTA update that fixes the red tint issue on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The update kicked off in Korea last week, and is now available for Indian and European units. The fix is going out to S8 and S8+ units in the UK, Germany, and Turkey, and should be rolling out to additional countries in the  [Read More…]

Here’s why you shouldn’t be quick to judge Google Play Music in India

You’ll eventually find the music you’re looking for on Play Music.

Google Play Music All Access went live in India earlier this month, offering unlimited streaming and offline downloads for just ₹89 ($ 1.40) a month. With access to over 40 million songs, there’s certainly a lot to explore in All Access.

That said, the main problem with the service is discovery. You’ll have to put in a few hours’ worth of effort to get everything  [Read More…]

LG G6 with Quad DAC and 64GB storage lands in India for ₹51,990

LG G6 comes with attractive pricing and a slew of launch-day offers.

The LG G6 is now official in India, with the phone set to go on sale starting tomorrow exclusively on Amazon India for ₹51,990 ($ 805). LG is obviously targeting the Galaxy S8 and S8+ with its flagship, and the pricing reflects that. The Indian variant of the G6 comes with a 32-bit Quad DAC and 64GB storage, and is ₹6,000 ($ 95) less than the Galaxy  [Read More…]