Tag Archives: Smartphones

Sundar Pichai Calls for Entry-Level Smartphones as Cheap as Rs. 2,000

Google’s India-born chief Sundar Pichai Thursday said the prices of entry-level smartphones in India need to come down further to around $30 to improve access to the Internet and digital services for people. Pichai, who was speaking at his alma mater IIT-Kharagpur, said the focus is also on areas like local language support and improving connectivity in India as the ... Read More »

Flipkart iPhone 6 Exchange Offer Reduces Apple Smartphone’s Price to Rs. 9,990

In what can be considered as the biggest discount yet, an ongoing Flipkart iPhone 6 exchange offer that brings down the price of the smartphone’s 16GB Space Grey to as low as Rs. 9,990. The Flipkart iPhone 6 offer provides up to Rs. 22,000 discount on the 16GB Space Grey variant, making it possible to buy the device under Rs. ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, Galaxy A7 (2017) Smartphones Launched Ahead of CES 2017

Samsung on Monday launched the Galaxy A (2017) series of smartphones, specifically, the Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017), and Galaxy A7 (2017). All three smartphones will be available from early-January in Russia before being made available in more markets across the globe. For now, no pricing information has been provided. The South Korean consumer electronics giant touts that the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A (2017) Smartphones to Sport Water Resistance, Company Hints

Earlier last month, rumours suggested that Samsung’s alleged Galaxy A7 (2017) smartphone will come with IP68 certification, making it highly resistant to dust and water. Now, the South Korean company has added further fuel to these rumours as it has teased water resistance feature for next generation of devices in its Galaxy A Series of smartphones – which are anticipated ... Read More »

BlackBerry Android Smartphones Made by TCL to Be Launched at CES 2017

BlackBerry last week made an announcement that its smartphones will now be manufactured and sold by TCL Communication (TCT). One week after the BlackBerry-TCL partnership news, TCL has now said that it will launch new BlackBerry smartphones at the CES 2017 trade show. However, there are no details regarding the new devices, but one of them could bring the BlackBerry’s ... Read More »

LG K-Series Smartphones Get the 2017 Treatment Ahead of CES

Ahead of the CES 2017 trade show in Las Vegas, LG has launched four new K-series smartphones, and the new Stylus 3. The South Korean company says that the new 2017 variants of the LG K3, K4, K8, K10 smartphones, and the Stylus 3 will strengthen its portfolio in the mid-range segment. All the new LG smartphones will be showcased ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones to Be Disabled in Recall Effort

Samsung announced Friday it would disable its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the US market to force remaining owners to stop using the devices, which were recalled for safety reasons. The South Korean electronics giant, the world’s biggest smartphone vendor, said 93 percent of Galaxy Note 7 phones in the United States had been returned to the company after its ... Read More »

Coolpad to Make Its Smartphones Available via Offline Retail Stores in India

With the aim to cover more than 10 states with one million sales volume by 2017, Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad on Monday announced that it will start selling smartphones through offline channels. Coolpad will establish 5,000 core shops and 10,000 retail shops by 2017, the company said in a statement. “Since the launch of Coolpad in India, we have sold ... Read More »

Moto G4, Moto G4 Play Smartphones Available With Discounts, Cashbacks on Amazon India

Moto G4 and Moto G4 Play smartphones are available at a discount on Amazon India right now. Both the 16GB and 32GB Moto G4 variants have got a flat Rs. 2,000 discount, while the Moto G4 Play purchase gets you a Rs. 1,000 cashback in the form of a Amazon Gift Card. Both Moto G4 and Moto G4 Play are ... Read More »

Meizu M3X, Pro 6 Plus Smartphones Launched: Specifications, Price, Release Date, and More

Meizu M3X and Meizu Pro 6 Plus smartphones have been unveiled at an event in China. While the Meizu M3X is priced starting at CNY 1,699 (roughly Rs. 16,900), the Meizu Pro 6 Plus will cost CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 29,900). The two smartphones will go on sale on December 8 and December 23 respectively. The Meizu M3X and Meizu Pro 6 ... Read More »