Tag Archive: India


Galaxy S10 Lite with Snapdragon 855 SoC debuts in India for ₹39,999 ($561)

Just like the Note 10 Lite, the S10 Lite will be sold in the country in just a single variant.

What you need to know Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite has been launched in India at ₹39,999 ($ 561). The “lite” flagship phone will go on sale in the country starting February 4. It will be available in Prism Blue, Prism Black, and Prism White color options.

Just two days after the launch of the Galaxy Note 10  [Read More…]

Samsung launches the Galaxy Note 10 Lite in India for ₹38,999 ($545)

Samsung has kicked off pre-orders of the Galaxy Note 10 Lite in India, with the phone going on sale from February 3.

What you need to know The Galaxy Note 10 Lite is now live in India, with the 6GB/128GB model available for ₹38,999 ($ 545) and the 8GB/128GB version for ₹40,999 ($ 575). The phone comes with the S Pen stylus, and you also get a 3.5mm jack. Pre-orders are now live, and the phone is  [Read More…]

OPPO F15 launched in India with a 48MP quad-camera setup, 4000mAh battery

The phone’s “In-display fingerprint 3.0” is claimed to be 45% faster than the previous generation.

What you need to know OPPO F15 made its global debut at an event held in India today. The smartphone runs on a MediaTek Helio P70 chipset and comes with a quad-camera setup at the back. It has been priced at ₹19,990 ($ 282) in India and will be available for purchase starting January 24.

OPPO today launched the latest addition to  [Read More…]

Xiaomi wants to launch its premium devices in India, but it won’t be easy

Xiaomi is seen as a budget player in India, but it is aiming to change that in 2020.

What do you think of when you hear the Xiaomi name? For Indian consumers, the brand is synonymous with budget phones, and for good reason. For the last five years, Xiaomi flooded the Indian market with a wave of entry-level and budget phones, allowing it to rise up the ranks and become the country’s largest phone manufacturer. Xiaomi held  [Read More…]

Honor 9X launches in India, prices start at ₹13,999 ($197)

The phone comes in Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black colors.

What you need to know Honor 9X has been launched in India for a starting price of ₹13,999 ($ 197). The Honor 9X comes with a 6.59-inch FHD+ display, triple rear cameras, and a pop-up 16MP selfie camera. It will be going on sale in India starting January 19 via Flipkart.

Honor today launched the Honor 9X in the Indian market, three months after its global debut.  [Read More…]

Facebook’s TikTok competitor poised for a launch in India

Facebook reportedly wants to “derail” TikTok’s popularity in India.

What you need to know Facebook is launching Lasso, its TikTok competitor, in India later this year. The firm hopes to steal market share from the younger company by poaching influencers. It’s reported that Facebook wants to launch Lasso in May of this year.

TikTok’s growing popularity has attracted the eye of social media giant Facebook. The firm will be launching Lasso, its own short-form video app, in  [Read More…]

You don’t have to wait long to pick up the Galaxy S10 Lite in India

Flipkart starts teasing the Galaxy S10 Lite, suggesting an imminent launch in India.

What you need to know Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart has started teasing the Galaxy S10 Lite in the country. The Galaxy S10 Lite is rumored to retail for under ₹40,000 ($ 562), going up against the likes of the OnePlus 7T. If history is any indication, the phone should make its debut in a few weeks.

Samsung introduced the Galaxy S10 Lite and Note  [Read More…]

Realme 5i with quad rear cameras, massive 5000mAh battery launched in India

The first sale will be held on January 15 at 12 noon.

What you need to know Realme launched its latest budget Android smartphone in India today. The new Realme 5i, which debuted in Vietnam earlier this week, comes with a massive 5,000mAh battery and quad rear cameras. Realme 5i will go on sale in the country starting January 15 for ₹8,999 ($ 126).

Following its formal unveiling in Vietnam earlier this week, Realme today launched the  [Read More…]

Google wants to bring high quality weather prediction to India

First in India, then later in the rest of the world.

What you need to know Google is teaming up with weather forecaster firm ClimaCell to help bring free access to high-quality forecast data in India. Google Cloud’s Public data sets will house ClimaCell’s prediction data, allowing members of the public to access and make use of it. The program begins first in India and will roll out later to other regions.

Google and ClimaCell are teaming  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo Auto launches in India for ₹4,999 ($70)

India is only the second market where the Echo Auto has been launched.

What you need to know Amazon has quietly launched the Echo Auto in India. The Echo Auto enables users to access Alexa in their car to do things like play their favorite music, make phone calls, set reminders, and more. It has been priced at ₹4,999 ($ 70) in the country and will be available for purchase starting January 15.

Amazon today launched the  [Read More…]