Tag Archive: India

This is the best time to pick up a Pixel 3 XL in India

You don’t want to miss out on this stellar deal on the Pixel 3 XL.

What you need to know The Pixel 3 XL is on sale right now for just ₹47,999 at Flipkart. That’s a massive 42% discount from the phone’s launch price of ₹83,000. The deal is available in limited quantities, so you should act fast if you’re interested.

India’s festive season sale is in full swing, with excellent deals on phones. The standout deal  [Read More…]

Galaxy Fold pre-registration begins in India, Australia, and the UAE

Consumers in India, Australia and the UAE can now register their interest in the foldable smartphone.

What you need to know Samsung has opened pre-registration for the Galaxy Fold in India, Australia, and UAE. The foldable smartphone is expected to launch in India on October 1, while the launch dates for Australia and UAE remain unconfirmed at this point. Samsung Galaxy Fold is currently on sale in South Korea, select European countries, and the U.S.

Following the  [Read More…]

Users in India can now access Google Assistant even without internet access

Google is rolling out a new way for users in India to interact with Google Assistant.

What you need to know Indian users without internet access can now talk to Google Assistant. By calling the 000-800-9191-000 toll-free number, users can talk to Assistant in English and Hindi over a call. The phone line service is now available to all users in India.

Google Assistant is great when you have a decent internet connection, but what if you  [Read More…]

Google serves up key updates to its products at Google for India 2019

Google Pay picks up NFC payments, Lens gets instant translation, and Assistant gets easier language switching.

For the last four years, Google held an event in India to talk about updates to products and services tailored for the country. This is where Google Pay made its debut for the Indian market, and also where we got exciting new features in YouTube and Google Maps.

India is obviously a key market for Google — where Android has a  [Read More…]

Alexa finally gains Hindi support in India

You can now talk to Alexa in Hindi, and the digital assistant will respond back in the same language.

What you need to know Alexa is now rolling out Hindi for Alexa. You’ll be able to switch languages on the fly, and the update is going live later today. It’s the same voice that you get with the English India variant of Alexa.

Amazon has introduced Alexa in India two years ago, and while the digital assistant  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.2 and 6.2 will not have NFC in India

The Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2 are expected to be launched in India later this week.

What you need to know Nokia’s latest mid-range 6.2 and 7.2 smartphones will not have NFC support in India. In all other markets, however, the phones will include NFC support. HMD Global has omitted NFC from its phones for the Indian market in the past as well.

HMD Global introduced two new mid-range Android smartphones at the IFA tradeshow held in  [Read More…]

Google Play Store gets UPI as a payment option in India

UPI is currently the most popular digital payment option in India.

What you need to know Users in India will soon be able to purchase apps, games, and in-app content using Unified Payments Interface (UPI). Google is hoping the addition of UPI as a payment option will help app developers reach a wider audience. UPI will show up as a payment option on the Play Store in India over the new few weeks.

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Google launches Nest Hub in India: Here’s why you should buy it

The Nest Hub is a standout product if you’re interested in getting started with a digital assistant.

Google unveiled the Nest Hub alongside the Pixel 3 series last year, and the device is now making its way to India. Think of the Nest Hub as a Google Home with a 7-inch display — you can stream YouTube videos directly on the device, get step-by-step cooking instructions, and cast albums from Google Photos.

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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…]