Tag Archive: India


Here’s why OnePlus is temporarily disabling the color filter lens in India

The OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera is disabled out of the box in India, but it will be usable via a future OTA update.

What you need to know The OnePlus 8 Pro is launching with the color filter camera disabled out of the box in India. The move comes after it was found that the 5MP lens can see through thin layers of plastic and clothing. OnePlus is working on an OTA to fix the  [Read More…]

Samsung launches new Galaxy M01 and Galaxy M11 budget phones in India

The Galaxy M11’s headline feature is its massive 5,000mAh battery with 15W fast charging.

What you need to know Samsung has launched two new affordable Galaxy M series phones in India The Galaxy M11 features a 6.4-inch Infinity-O display and a triple-camera array on the back. Samsung’s latest entry-level phone, the Galaxy M01 sports a dual-camera setup and a 4000mAh battery.

Samsung today launched two new budget-friendly Galaxy M series phones in India: the Galaxy M11 and  [Read More…]

OnePlus delays open sales of OnePlus 8 series phones in India indefinitely

OnePlus will only be holding a limited sale for the OnePlus 8 5G in India tomorrow.

What you need to know OnePlus has delayed the availability of its latest OnePlus 8 series phones in India. Both phones were slated to go on sale in India from May 29. The new sales schedule for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro in India is expected to be revealed soon.

OnePlus had announced earlier this month that it would commence  [Read More…]

Redmi’s truly wireless ‘Earbuds S’ debut in India for ₹1,799 ($24)

The earbuds have a low latency “gaming mode” as well.

What you need to know Xiaomi today launched its first truly wireless earbuds for the Indian market. The earbuds, called Redmi Earbuds S, have been priced at just ₹1,799 ($ 24). It will be going on sale in India via both online and offline stores starting May 27.

Xiaomi’s Redmi sub-brand today ventured into the true wireless earbuds market in India with the new Redmi Earbuds S.

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Realme Smart TV unveiled in India, and it starts off at just ₹12,999 ($170)

Realme is setting its sights squarely on Xiaomi’s Mi TV 4A series with the launch of its first TV.

Realme launched its first phone two years ago, and in that time the manufacturer managed to carve out a niche for itself in India. Realme consistently undercut Xiaomi in the entry-level and budget segments, allowing the brand to gain a sizable market share in the country in a short period of time.

Realme is now looking beyond phones  [Read More…]

Realme launches new budget-friendly Narzo 10, Narzo 10A phones in India

Both phones pack massive 5,000mAh batteries.

What you need to know Realme’s Narzo smartphone series is now official. The Narzo 10 and Narzo 10A are the first phones to launch under the new youth-centric series. The Narzo 10 will go on sale in the country starting May 18.

Realme has finally taken the wraps off its new youth-centric Narzo series of budget smartphones. The company had originally planned to launch the Narzo series in India on March  [Read More…]

Xiaomi finally launches Mi Box 4K in India: Everything you need to know

The Mi Box 4K could just become the go-to option for those looking for an Android TV-based streaming box in India.

Xiaomi is slowly but surely making its foray into the lifestyle segment in India. In 2015, the brand launched the Mi Band series of fitness bands in the country, and in 2016 we got the Mi Air Purifier 2. Then in 2017 Xiaomi rolled out its wireless router (the Mi Router 3C), and 2018 saw the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 10 is all set to make its debut in India on May 8

The Mi 10 is Xiaomi’s first premium phone in India in over two years.

What you need to know Xiaomi is launching its latest flagship in India later this week. The Mi 10 will be debuting in a livestream on May 8. The news comes on the back of Xiaomi stating that it is restarting retail operations across most of India.

Xiaomi’s last premium phone in India was the Mi Mix 2, which debuted in the region  [Read More…]

Vivo has surpassed Samsung as the second largest smartphone brand in India

Xiaomi continued to lead the Indian smartphone market with 30.6% share in Q1 2020.

What you need to know BBK-owned smartphone maker Vivo overtook Samsung to emerge as the second largest smartphone vendor in India in Q1 2020. Vivo shipped 6.7 million smartphones in India during the first quarter, while Samsung shipped 6.3 million units. Xiaomi remained the top smartphone vendor in the country, shipping 10.3 million units in Q1 2020.

In the fourth quarter of 2017,  [Read More…]

It’s official: Here’s how much the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro will cost in India

The OnePlus 8 will start at just ₹41,999 ($ 550) in India, with the OnePlus 8 Pro debuting at ₹54,999 ($ 720).

What you need to know OnePlus has officially revealed Indian pricing for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, with both phones going on sale in the country in May. The OnePlus 8 will be retailing at just ₹41,999 ($ 550), and the OnePlus 8 Pro will be available at ₹54,999 ($ 720). Both devices are  [Read More…]