Tag Archives: India

Demonetisation To Have Temporary Impact On Microfinance Institutions: India Ratings

Mumbai: The Centre’s decision to demonetise Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 currency notes may impact microfinance institutions (MFIs) and their borrowers on short term, with the latter likely to face high overdoes. The Narendra Modi-led government on November 8 had announced demonetising notes of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 in a clampdown on black money and counterfeit notes. “(Post demonetisation) ... Read More »

Lyf Wind 7i Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

Reliance Digital on Wednesday added another smartphone to its ever growing VoLTE-enabled Lyf lineup with the Lyf Wind 7i. The Lyf Wind 7i is a follow-up to the Lyf Wind 7, which was launched in August. The newly launched Lyf Wind 7i runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is priced at Rs. 4,999. The dual-SIM Lyf Wind 7i comes features a ... Read More »

Vivo Says Will Double India Manufacturing Capacity by Next Year

  Buoyed by increasing demand, Chinese handset vendor Vivo on Tuesday said it is planning to double its manufacturing capacity in the country by next year. “The current capacity is one million pieces a month and it is running at full capacity. We are looking at more space to set up lines. We will be expanding it by another one ... Read More »

Smartphone Shipments in India Cross 30 Million Units in Q3 2016: IDC

For the first time, the smartphone market in India crossed the 30 million unit shipments milestone in the third quarter of this year, the International Data Corp (IDC) reported on Tuesday. According to IDC’s Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, smartphone shipments clocked 32.3 million units in Q3 2016 with 17.5 percentage growth over the previous quarter, maintaining its traction with 11 ... Read More »

Vivo V5 Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  Vivo India on Tuesday launched the V5 selfie-focused smartphone in India. The smartphone will be available for pre-order in 22 cities from Wednesday, and go on sale on November 26. It has been priced at Rs. 17,980. The company also unveiled the Vivo V5 Plus at the event, but did not specify when the smartphone with its dual front ... Read More »

Vivo V5, V5 Plus India Launch Set for Today

Chinese smartphone company Vivo is set to launch its selfie-focused Vivo V5 smartphone in India today. The smartphone is expected to be accompanied by its larger variant -Vivo V5 Plus – as well. The biggest highlight of the smartphones is pegged to be a 20-megapixel front camera that comes with Moonlight flash support for enhanced low-light photography. There are no ... Read More »

SanDisk Ultra microSDXC Premium Edition Card, 2-in-1 SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 Launched in India

  SanDisk, the flash storage company now owned by WD, has launched two new products for mobile users in India: the 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I Premium Edition card, and the SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 pen drive with both USB and Micro-USB connectors. The 256GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card is aimed at mainstream users in need of a ... Read More »

Hyve Pryme Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

  Hyve Mobility has launched its new flagship smartphone, the Hyve Pryme, in India. Featuring a deca-core SoC, it will be available exclusively via Amazon India pre-registrations for which will open on November 20. The smartphone has been priced at Rs. 17,999. The dual-SIM Hyve Pryme runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and features 4G VoLTE capability. It sports a 5.7-inch full-HD ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 3 Max Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  Asus at an event in New Delhi on Wednesday launched the ZenFone 3 Max in India, in two variants. The 5.2-inch display version, with model name ZC520TL, is priced at Rs. 12,999, while the 5.5-inch display version, with model name ZC553KL, is priced at Rs. 17,999. The former will go on sale from Wednesday itself across physical stores and ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 3 Max India Launch Expected Today

Asus is hosting an event in New Delhi on Wednesday, where the company is anticipated to launch the ZenFone 3 Max in the country. To recall, Asus had launched the other smartphones in the new ZenFone 3 series in India back in August – the ZenFone 3 Max is the only one remaining. The event is set to begin at ... Read More »