Rudradeep

About the author: The happy guy RDB (stands for Rudradeep Biswas) has been writing for Telecomtalk since 2009, covering mobile operators, 3G, broadband, WiFi, 4G, LTE, telecom policies and what-not related to Indian telecom. He is by profession a doctor, did his MBBS from R.G.Kar Medical College, Kolkata.

MediaTek Launches new Research & Development (R&D) facility at Bengaluru

MediaTek Inc has launched its new Research & Development (R&D) facility at Bengaluru. The new R&D center will be to develop innovative solutions for wireless communications and establish MediaTek’s presence in other core segments like connectivity & home entertainment devices. With this new investment, MediaTek is set to boost its R&D capability in India to enhance its technology competitiveness and to enable the development of affordable solutions that meet the needs of

Review : MTS MBlaze Power WiFi Dongle With Power Bank

We have got a new Internet device at our place, thanks to Team MTS India. The device is MTS 3GPlus WiFi Router / power bank. MTS with its data driven strategy, has launched country's first operator branded USB dongle cum Wifi router (Huawei launched HiLink series of such devices, but these were unlocked GSM/3G devices). But this device from MTS is simply innovative for a market where GSM is predominant. With

Idea launches Idea Ultra+ and Idea FAB 3G smartphone, with free 3G data benefits

Idea has introduced 2 new 3G smartphones Idea Ultra+ and Idea FAB 3G smartphone . Both the devices will be sold through Idea’s retail channel spread across its key 3G markets including Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala, Maharashtra & Goa, Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh (East), Uttar Pradesh (West), and Punjab. Idea Ultra+ is a dual-SIM with  1.3 GHz Quad core processor and 1GB RAM and comes with 8MP

XOLO launches Play 8X-1200 Android smartphone, stresses on its gaming capabilities

XOLO has launched the Play 8X-1200 which is a mid-range Android smartphone targeted towards mobile gaming enthusiasts. It is equipped with a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage space. Its Mali-450MP GPU is clocked at 700MHz which should be powerful enough for playing latest graphically intensive games at smooth frame rates on its 5-inch IPS LCD display with 1080p resolution. It is running on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system with the recently launched Hive

Aircel Now Offers free data To Stream music on Saavn between 6 am and 9 am

Aircel has launched a new services called  ‘Aircel Music Mornings’ a data-free access to Saavn’s comprehensive music catalog between the hours of 6 am and 9 am, seven days a week for three months. The data usage on Saavn during those hours is absolutely free for prepaid subscribers. It will not be billed nor will it drain users’ data packages. This service will be available in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and

Reliance Jio Will Have Largest OFC Network to Support Upcoming 4G/LTE Services

In an interesting update we have come know that Reliance Jio has completed a major amount of work on laying optic fiber across the country. Reliance Jio Infocom has quietly set up nearly 100,000 route kilometer (rkm) of OFC across the country. And Jio is using mostly cables of 288 fibers or 96 fibers in some places; compared to incumbents' rolled out cables with 12-24 fibers. That means Jio's OFC network will