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 […]

 
     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA Update Rolling out in India

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA Update Rolling out in India

Samsung has begun the OTA update of Android 4.4.2 KitKat to the Exynos version (SM-N9000) of Galaxy Note 3 in India. The update is now available over-the-air and via Kies application. The update is close to 361 MB in size and the build number is KOT49H.N900XXUDNA6 after the update. If you are Galaxy Note 3 (N9000) user in India, you […]

     
 
 

Moto G to Launch in India This Week, to be Sold Online Only

Moto G to Launch in India This Week, to be Sold Online Only

Motorola woke up from a deep slumber late last year with two new phones, the Moto X and the Moto G. Though Moto X remained mostly US exclusive, Moto G has been launched outside US as well, and as per the latest reports, the cheaper smartphone will be making its way to the Indian market as soon as this week. […]