Apple starts offering discounts worth Rs 10,000 on iPhone 4S and 4th Generation iPad

Apple has always been known as the company that could sell its products without offering discounts. But in a recent bid to boost the sales of its yesteryear products, it is offering discounts that are bound to attract a slew of buyers. Apple is offering a discount of Rs 10,000 on the iPhone 4S 8GB and the same holds true for 4th Generation iPad with Retina display. Let us have ... Read more

Uninor has the second largest retail network among all mobile operators in the 6 circles it operates

Uninor is doing major retail expansion since its launch recently they opened 367 exclusive Uninor retail stores opened up for business in the six circles of UP West, UP East, Bihar (including Jharkhand), Maharashtra and Goa, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat where the company offers its sabse sasta voice and Internet for all services. This is a 30% expansion of the exclusive retail footprint that takes Uninor to 1480 exclusive stores ... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 listed on Samsung India eStore for Rs 36,340

Samsung India eStore has listed the Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 on their website for Rs 36,340 but it isn't readily available yet. It was originally announced in June 2013 and launched in Q3 of 2013 in other countries. Samsung had already launched the 7 inch and 8 inch variants of the Galaxy Tab 3 last year but we are not sure why it took Samsung close to a year to ... Read more

Over 267 million smartphones shipped worldwide in Q1, 2014

According to a market researcher TrendForce, over 267 million smartphones were shipped worldwide during Q1, 2014. As per the research firm, it was a 1.13% rise when compared to the same quarter last year. Smartphones are expected to reach 6.7% more shipments in the current quarter (Q2, 2014) when compared to Q1, 2014. Samsung, with a 30% market share maintained its podium position, thanks to sales of its low and ... Read more

Sony Xperia Z2 Compact back panel leaked in images

While the launch of Sony Xperia Z2 has been delayed, we've already started getting some details of the Xperia Z2 Compact. The images of the back panel of the Sony Xperia Z2 has been leaked on Chinese blog Weibo. As seen in the image, it looks very similar to the original Xperia Z2 and comes in purple colour variant as well. As seen on the Xperia Z1 Compact, it had ... Read more

Nokia X gets a price cut, now selling for around Rs 7,000 in India

Nokia X, first Android based smartphone from Nokia which was launched last month has received a major price cut today. Originally, launched at a price of Rs 8,599, is now selling for Rs 7,027. Running on a custom version of Android v4.1.2 JellyBean, the device has looks borrowed from the Lumia smartphones while the UI looks like a mix of Asha OS and Microsoft's  Windows Phone operating system. The Nokia X ... Read more

Obi Mobiles, backed by former Apple Inc. CEO launched in India

Yet another smartphone brand has launched in India today. Obi Mobiles, backed by former Apple Inc. CEO John Sculley, plans to sell Android smartphones in the price range of Rs 5,000 to Rs 8,000 in India. They are planning to sell a million handsets within next five months and turn profitable. According to analysts, around 15 - 18 million smartphones will be sold in India in a price range of ... Read more

MTNL To Offer Voters Rs.200 Discount on Booking of Landline & Broadband Service in Mumbai

In order to encourage the voters to exercise their vote during election, Mumbai's largest broadband and landline service provider Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) has announced discount of Rs 200 (Installation & Testing charges) on new booking of Landline or Broadband connections or both. MTNL has introduced the above promotional offer for all the voters with ink mark on finger after exercising vote in Mumbai circle. This offer is available ... Read more

Opera Mini to be preloaded on all BSNL Champion Mobiles and other Devices

BSNL Champion range of Smart Phones, Tablets and Phablets, has announced its tie up with Opera Software to be preinstalled across its range of Smartphones, Tablets and Phablets. Champion has recently entered into a strategic alliance with BSNL to introduce a range of new mobile computing devices including smart phones, tablets, dongles and wireless networking products. BSNL Champion users can access hundreds of apps from the Google Play store, and, with ... Read more

Tata Docomo Launches ‘Stretch’ Recharges’ for its Prepaid Customers

Tata Docomo has launched a customized offerings under ‘Stretch’ recharges that will meet the data needs of its prepaid customers The ‘Stretch’ recharges start at Rs. 136 and offer 60-day validity at the price of just 30 days albeit for a slightly lesser quantum of data. These recharges are tailor-made for the consumer who needs a data connection for his communication rather than entertainment needs. Details for ‘Tata Docomo Stretch’ ... Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Airtel launches Night Store. Offers unlimited free calling at Rs 7 and 1GB 3G data at Rs 49

Amidst huge criticism they received after hiking the price of 2G internet bundles, Airtel has quietly launched the Night Store. All the plans in the Night Store can be availed only online and can be consumed only between 12AM to 6AM. All the data as well as calling plans are quite attractive and are being offered at pretty low fares. All the plans associated with the Night Store are listed ... Read more

Reliance Hikes its Tariffs by Up to 20% for Prepaid Customers Across Pan India

Reliance today announced an increase in tariffs by up to 20 per cent for all its prepaid customers. Base Tariffs will increase from 1.5 paise to 1.6 paise per second, while tariffs on discounted and promotional plans will increase by up to 20 per cent.   The revised tariffs, which will be applicable for prepaid customers across the country, come into effect from 25 April 2014. INDICATIVE LIST OF TARIFF CHANGES Plan Old Tariff New Tariff ... Read more

Are WhatsApp & Viber A Real Threat To Indian Telecom Operators? We find out.

The IM (instant messaging) and VoIp apps like WhatsApp and Viber who provide free unlimited messages and voice/video calls respectively have taken over the world by storm. The total number of messages sent and received through WhatsApp per day have now overtook the total number of SMSes sent and received everyday. WhatsApp has disrupted the IM market in the same way how Skype did to international calling market. This has resulted ... Read more

Hike Messenger Goes Aggressive By Offering Unlimited Free SMS To Users

Although WhatsApp, LINE and WeChat are considered as the major contenders in the IM (instant messaging) space, no one has won the war yet. There are still a number of IM apps that want to acquire a majority of the market share. Hike is a cross platform IM app co-developed by Bharti Airtel & SoftBank to stop users from flocking to other services like WhatsApp and WeChat. Starting today, Hike is ... Read more

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