4G tablets overtake 3G models in India for the first time

4G tablets overtake 3G models in India for the first time

2017-09-13T17:32:43+00:00 On

The sales of 4G-enabled tablets overtook that of 3G tablets for the first time in the April-June quarter of this year, numbers from CyberMedia Research showed. About 36% of the tablets sold in India during the three months came with 4G technology,…

India tablet sales fall 16%, but 4G picks up in Jan-Mar 2017

India tablet sales fall 16%, but 4G picks up in Jan-Mar 2017

2017-06-12T14:38:16+00:00 On

The tablet market in India continues to shrink as phones become larger and larger, numbers from CyberMedia Research showed, but more and more people are opting for connected tablets with 3G and 4G options built-in. The total number of tablet PCs sold…

DataWind’s market-share continues to increase as cheap tablet sales grow

DataWind’s market-share continues to increase as cheap tablet sales grow

2016-08-26T14:13:19+00:00 On

DataWind Inc — which specializes in entry-level tablets — said it was No.1 in the tablet market in India for the April-June quarter. The company said it had a market share of 37.2% in terms of volumes. A total of 950,000 tablets…

Upcoming Intel Apollo Lake could disappoint going by Broxton Goldmont benchmarks

Upcoming Intel Apollo Lake could disappoint going by Broxton Goldmont benchmarks

2016-06-04T14:34:35+00:00 On

Intel’s upcoming Apollo Lake low-end tablet and PC processor could trail ARM-based chips by a big margin if a benchmarking result from a product using similar technology is any indication. Goldmont, the core inside Apollo Lake is to be the first major update to…

Youtube Gaming now lets Indian gamers stream their play live

Youtube Gaming now lets Indian gamers stream their play live

2016-04-07T15:46:26+00:00 On

Google has launched the YouTube Gaming mobile app on Android and iOS in India. YouTube Gaming is an app that seeks to keep gamers connected to the games, players, and culture with videos, live streams, and the community. Globally, video games are quite…

Intel Skylake brings 4k to basic desktops, boosts battery life in cheap laptops, convertibles

Intel Skylake brings 4k to basic desktops, boosts battery life in cheap laptops, convertibles

2015-09-04T11:00:07+00:00 On

Intel has unveiled 40 of its new chips belonging to the Skylake or 6th Generation family. While there many advancements all over, for the price-sensitive customers, the launch gives special reasons to celebrate. FOR DESKTOPS First, the Skylake processors bring 4K UHD…

Reliance Jio unveils ambitious plan to retail smart devices across India

Reliance Jio unveils ambitious plan to retail smart devices across India

2015-07-01T18:17:49+00:00 On

Reliance Industries’ chairman Mukesh Ambani has said that the group will invest Rs 2.5 lakh crore in projects related to Digital India, the government’s vision to boost growth of information technology in India, and will set up a network of 1.5 lakh…

Asus is No 1 in fast-growing hybrid PC market, Lenovo No 2 – Gartner

Asus is No 1 in fast-growing hybrid PC market, Lenovo No 2 – Gartner

2016-12-06T18:12:22+00:00 On

Worldwide shipments of hybrid devices will increase 70 percent this year to 21.5 million units, according to Gartner, Inc. Hybrid devices will account for 12 percent of total sales of mobile PCs in 2015, rising to 26 percent in 2019, it predicted….

Phicomm Passion P660 in India next week, will support SD card unlike Meizu M1 Note, Xiaomi Mi 4i

Phicomm Passion P660 in India next week, will support SD card unlike Meizu M1 Note, Xiaomi Mi 4i

2015-06-15T12:08:39+00:00 On

It looks like no one can hold the distinction of being the cheapest 4G LTE phone with a full HD-display for long. Days after the launch of the Meizu M1 Note at Rs 11,999, next week will see Amazon India launch the…

Mukesh Ambani – Rs 4,000 LTE Smartphones come by year-end

Mukesh Ambani – Rs 4,000 LTE Smartphones come by year-end

2015-06-12T14:35:36+00:00 On

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani today made several key announcements about the launch of the company’s telecom, Internet and media services under its Reliance Jio brand. The details set forth in his speech give an idea of how Reliance Jio can totally…

ARM Cortex A72 continues to set new records, Intel Broxton under threat

ARM Cortex A72 continues to set new records, Intel Broxton under threat

2015-05-01T10:06:10+00:00 On

With every passing day almost, the next-generation ARM Cortex A72 processor core continues to surprise with its robust performance in benchmarking charts. The ARM Cortex A72 is the new heavy-hitter processor technology from UK’s ARM Holdings that will feature in nearly all…

Despite Skylake launch, PC semiconductor sales to decline in 2015 – Gartner

2015-04-22T14:56:38+00:00 On

The launch of Windows 10 and Intel’s Skylake architecture is likely to happen in the third quarter of 2015, and this would give a boost to semiconductor sales along with factors such as tablet and smartphone markets, Gartner said. The market research…

ARM-MediaTek-TSMC combo could threaten Intel’s market by year end

ARM-MediaTek-TSMC combo could threaten Intel’s market by year end

2015-04-10T09:42:43+00:00 On

New benchmark scores for MediaTek’s implementation of ARM Holdings’ latest core design indicate that MediaTek and ARM are likely to have potential chips suitable for notebooks, servers and even desktop PCs by the end of this year or early next year. These…

Can Indian brands like Micromax, Lava etc survive the Chinese onslaught?

Can Indian brands like Micromax, Lava etc survive the Chinese onslaught?

2015-04-08T15:35:12+00:00 On

Yesterday was that many Indian smartphone vendors such as Micromax, Spice Mobility, Lava and Xolo would remember. It was yesterday that Lenovo proved that it’s low-priced 4G phone, the A6000, was no flash in the pan like Xiaomi Mi3, but that it…