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Freedom 251 Maker Resurfaces, Still Upbeat on Delivering Handsets

HIGHLIGHTS Mohit Goel said that had govt been supportive, he’d have delivered units Freedom 251 maker’s MD was arrested in February this year He was later granted bail by the court Mohit Goel, the maker of the controversial¬†Freedom 251¬†smartphone which became the talk of the town last year, resurfaced on Sunday, saying that if he gets support from the government, ... Read More »

Apple Passes Samsung to Become Biggest Smartphone Maker in Q4 2016: Strategy Analytics

After seeing a slump in sales figures for quite a while, Apple finally regained its top spot in smartphone sales in the last months of 2016. Samsung had maintained the top spot for most of the past five years, but Apple has now taken the South Korean company’s crown by garnering the highest global smartphone sales figures in the fourth ... Read More »

Dual Camera Maker Corephotonics Receives $15 Million Investment From Samsung, Foxconn, Others

Israeli firm Corephotonics, specialised in making dual camera setups for smartphones, has managed to raise a whopping $15 million in a funding round. The biggest investors in the company include Foxconn, Samsung, and MediaTek. The investment is significant as it indicates the importance being placed on dual camera setups, seen in such smartphones as the iPhone 7 Plus and the ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Ringing Bells Refutes Reports of Shutting Down

Reports of Ringing Bells closing down its operations are surfacing online. In a statement on Thursday, the company is denying those reports however. TeleAnalysis reported that the maker of the Freedom 251 smartphone formed another company named MDM Electronics Private Limited, and had set up shop in Delhi, closing the curtains on Ringing Bells forever. However, the Indian company has ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker to Start Selling Phones, Televisions, and More via Amazon India

Noida-based Ringing Bells, a company that came to the spotlight with the launch of the ‘world’s cheapest smartphone’ – the Freedom 251, on Friday announced its products will be available on Amazon India, starting Saturday. The day also happens to be the start of the Amazon Great Indian Sale. In an emailed statement, Ringing Bells detailed which products will be ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Starts Delivery of 65,000 Units to Customers

After the initial dispatch of 5,000 units, Indian company Ringing Bells on Monday announced it has started deliveries of 65,000 more Freedom 251 smartphone units across many states in India. These include West Bengal, Haryana, Himachal, Bihar, Uttarakhand, New Delhi, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. For those unaware, Ringing Bells announced the Freedom ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Says Will Launch New Smartphones, HD LED TV on Thursday

The Freedom 251 smartphone manufacturer Ringing Bells has now announced that it is launching a high-definition television set in the market. The company is holding an event in Delhi on July 7 where it is set to launch the Freedom HD LED TV. Alongside, Ringing Bells says it will will also be unveiling new ‘range’ of smartphones at the event. ... Read More »

Qualcomm Files 17 New Lawsuits in China Courts Against Cellphone Maker Meizu

Qualcomm Inc has filed 17 fresh Lawsuits in China In opposition to Meizu Technology Co, stepping up its war with the Chinese Phone maker after the two have been unable to attain a licensing accord inside the US tech large’s biggest marketplace. The patent infringement Lawsuits by using Qualcomm, submitted to intellectual belongings courts in Beijing and Shanghai on Thursday, ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Says Deliveries behind schedule, Will Now begin From July 6

The shipping of the world’s cheapest smartphone at Rs 251 (less than $4) will sooner or later start from July 6 and now not June 30 as changed into introduced in advance, its makers said on Wednesday, adding that they’re seeking to meet high Minister Narendra Modi for garnering his assist underneath the Make in India initiative. in line with ... Read More »

Qualcomm files grievance in China court docket in opposition to smartphone Maker Meizu

Qualcomm Inc has filed a grievance in a chinese courtroom in opposition to phone maker Meizu technology Co after the tech large stated it become unable to attain a licensing accord with one of the pinnacle 10 handset providers in its biggest market. The filing by San Diego-primarily based Qualcomm, submitted to the Beijing intellectual property court on Friday, is ... Read More »