Airtel Q1 Net Profit Plunges 75% at Rs 367 Crore; Overall Customer Base Reaches 379.9 Million Across 17 Countries


India's leading telecom Bharti Airtel on Tuesday reported around 75% yearly decline at Rs 367 crore in its first quarter profit from Rs 373 crore in the January-March quarter. The profit was impacted by the price war introduced by Reliance…

July 25th, 2017 9:37 PM 18Comments

Blackberry KEYone With Beefed Up Specifications Might Launch in India on August 1


Remember the Blackberry KEYone smartphone launched at the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona earlier this year? If you don't, then here's an exciting news because the smartphone might debut in India on August 1. Blackberry has sent out media invites…

July 25th, 2017 8:18 PM 3Comments

Mobile Data Consumption to Grow Four-Fold by 2022: Crisil


Mobile data consumption in India has grown at a super fast 24 times in last five years, and is set to grow four-fold in the next five years through fiscal 2022, with data subscribers expected to double beyond 900 million…

July 25th, 2017 7:13 PM 2Comments

Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Mittal Asks Trai to Reject Bill and Keep Regime


Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Mittal has reportedly asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to reject the 'bill and keep' (BAK) regime and continue to allow telcos to levy interconnect usage charge (IUC) as per global practice, and said…

July 25th, 2017 6:27 PM 63Comments

Gionee A1 Plus With Dual Stereo Speakers, and 4550mAh Battery Lands in India for Rs. 26,999


Gionee has just launched the Gionee A1 Plus (first impressions) smartphone in India. Priced at Rs. 26,999, the A1 Plus caters to the upper mid-range segment and battles with smartphones such as Moto Z2 Play, OnePlus 3T, Oppo F3 Plus,…

July 25th, 2017 5:13 PM 2Comments

Nokia 8 Confirmed to Launch on August 16; Could Feature Snapdragon 835 SoC and Dual Rear Cameras


HMD Global, the new home of Nokia brand has officially announced that they would be launching the first flagship phone under Nokia, the Nokia 8 on August 16 at an event in London. The company has reportedly sent out media…

July 25th, 2017 4:32 PM 3Comments

iVoomi Launches Pebble and Juice Series Power Banks as Smart Accessories in India


After launching a few entry-level smartphones, iVoomi is now venturing into the smartphone accessories segment. The Chinese smartphone maker has unveiled a new category of smartphone accessories – power banks – in India earlier today. The brand has launched three…

July 25th, 2017 3:51 PM 0Comment

Yu Yunique 2 Launched at Rs. 5,999 in India; Will it be a Contender to Xiaomi Redmi 4A?


Yu has added a new member, the Yu Yunique 2, to its growing smartphone portfolio. The company had been teasing the phone on social media for quite some time, and it has finally launched the Yunique 2 in India today.…

July 25th, 2017 2:12 PM 2Comments

Apple Drops iOS 11 Beta 4 for Developers While Google Announces Final Developer Preview of Android O


Apple just dropped the iOS 11 beta 4 for developers worldwide, and it brings quite a few changes in tow. This time around, Apple tweaked the Night Shift, unleashed new icons for default apps, and brought back the ‘swipe to…

July 25th, 2017 11:34 AM 1Comment

Bharti Airtel Counters Reliance Jio With A High Data Usage Pack For Prepaid Users Priced At Rs. 799


Reliance Jio’s Dhan Dhana Dhan offer has come to an end now, and Jio has launched new plans for prepaid as well as postpaid users to continue enjoying the benefits. Reliance Jio plans start from Rs. 19 and go up…

July 25th, 2017 10:36 AM 117Comments

CCI Gives Go Ahead to Vodafone-Idea Merger


The proposed merger between Vodafone India and Idea Cellular has received a nod from the Competition Commission of India (CCI). The nod will give a boost to the merger process, which will create India's largest telecom operator with nearly 400…

July 24th, 2017 9:19 PM 22Comments

Xiaomi Teases MIUI 9 Themes; Mi Mix, Mi Note 2, and Mi 5 to Receive the Update in Coming Days


Xiaomi is all set to officially release its next MIUI update, the MIUI 9, on July 26 along with the unveiling of a new smartphone called the Xiaomi Mi 5X. However, reports suggest that the Chinese smartphone maker has already…

July 24th, 2017 6:30 PM 3Comments