HTC Desire 816 Launched in India for Rs.23990

HTC Desire 816 Launched in India for Rs.23990

Along with the flagship HTC One (M8), the Taiwanese giant has launched the new mid-range phablet, HTC Desire 816 here in India at a competitive pricing of Rs.23,990 (~$400). The phone was announced back in February this year at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. HTC Desire 816 comes with a 5.5-inch HD (720p) display, and is powered by a […]

     
 
 

HTC One (M8) Launched in India for Rs.49,990, Available May 7th

HTC One (M8) Launched in India for Rs.49,990, Available May 7th

HTC has launched their 2014 flagship Android smartphone, the HTC One (M8) in India starting at Rs.49,990 (~$830). The successor to the popular HTC One (M7) model was launched globally back in March this year, and the Taiwanese company has brought it to the Indian market within a month of its global launch. The phone will be available in all […]

     
 
 

Gionee Elife S5.5 Ultra-Thin Smartphone Launches in India for Rs.22999

Gionee Elife S5.5 Ultra-Thin Smartphone Launches in India for Rs.22999

Deemed as the “World’s thinnest smartphone“, Gionee Elife S5.5 has been launched in India for Rs.22999, and will be available from April 27. As the name suggests, the smartphone comes with an ultra-thin chassis of just 5.5mm, and weighs around 130g which makes it extremely light as well, considering it’s a 5-inch smartphone. Encased in a 5.5mm-thin metal frame, the […]

     
 
 

Moto X Coming to India on March 19th, Starts at Rs. 23,999

Moto X Coming to India on March 19th, Starts at Rs. 23,999

Motorola’s current flagship smartphone, the Moto X will be finally launching in India with a starting price of Rs.23,999 (~$387) for the 16GB version. Just like for its little brother, the Moto G, Motorola is partnering with e-Commerce giant Flipkart to bring the smartphone to India. Flipkart continues to be the exclusive launch partner for Motorola in India, and will […]

     
 
 

Microsoft is Offering Windows Phone OS for Free to Indian OEMs in a Bid to Take on Android

Microsoft is Offering Windows Phone OS for Free to Indian OEMs in a Bid to Take on Android

Microsoft is reportedly offering the Windows Phone OS for free to a couple of Indian OEMs, Lava and Karbonn, possibly in a bid to take on the ever growing market share of Google’s Android in the country. Microsoft had announced inclusion of eight new OEMs (including Lava and Karbonn) to bring out Windows Phone devices during MWC 2014. According to […]

     
 
 

Airtel Launches 4G LTE on Mobile in India at Existing 3G Prices

Airtel Launches 4G LTE on Mobile in India at Existing 3G Prices

We knew that Airtel has been working round the clock to bring the 4G LTE service to smartphones in India, and they’ve done just that. Airtel customers using the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c will be able to switch to the ultra-fast 4G LTE starting today. The 4G LTE service for mobile will be available in Bangalore to start with, […]

     
 
 

Moto G Priced in India for Rs.12,499 for 8GB and Rs.13,999 for 16GB

Moto G Priced in India for Rs.12,499 for 8GB and Rs.13,999 for 16GB

The buzz surrounding Motorola isn’t dying anytime soon, at least not here in India. The ex-Google owned company has officially priced the Moto G smartphone in India. The 8GB version is aggressively priced at Rs.12,499 (~$200), while the 16GB version is priced at Rs.13,999 (~$225). Though many were hoping Motorola to price this aggressively, not many were banking on a […]

     
 
 

Airtel 4G LTE on iPhone 5s in India [Review]

Airtel 4G LTE on iPhone 5s in India [Review]

Airtel, India’s biggest mobile network operator will soon roll out 4G LTE support for supported handsets across the country. We’ve been testing out the service on an iPhone 5s here in Bangalore over the past week or so, and here’s a brief review of our experience with Airtel’s 4G LTE network. To be clear, Airtel launched the data-only 4G LTE […]