Reliance Jio to buy $1 bln worth of goods from Samsung, Ace Tech

Reliance Jio to buy $1 bln worth of goods from Samsung, Ace Tech

2018-06-25T19:52:58+00:00 On

Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecom subsidiary of Reliance Industries, said it will take a loan of $1 bln from Korea Trade Insurance Corporation to purchase goods from Korean companies Samsung and Ace Technologies. “The Facility is K-SURE’s largest deal in India as…

CMR calls OnePlus 6 “finest Android smartphone out there”

CMR calls OnePlus 6 “finest Android smartphone out there”

2018-06-08T13:37:21+00:00 On

Market research firm CyberMedia Research has called the OnePlus 6, the latest smartphone from the eponymous Chinese start-up, the ‘finest Android smartphone out there today’. In a note trying to explain the success of the Chinese company in markets like India, Prabhu…

Bharti Airtel’s new EMI scheme offers savings of Rs 8,000-11,000 over 2 years

Bharti Airtel’s new EMI scheme offers savings of Rs 8,000-11,000 over 2 years

2018-03-16T15:14:09+00:00 On

Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecom services provider, today unveiled its installment schemes for the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus that can save you anywhere from Rs 8,000 to Rs 11,000 over a two-year period. The plans are similar to what…

Jiophone decimates Samsung, itel; Powers LYF to No.1 in January

Jiophone decimates Samsung, itel; Powers LYF to No.1 in January

2018-03-05T18:08:24+00:00 On

LYF, the mobile phone brand that was launched along with Reliance Jio, emerged as India’s No.1 mobile phone brand by shipments in January, market researcher CMR said. In January, LYF had a share of 27% in the overall mobile phone market in…

Vodafone offers Rs 1,500 cashback on Samsung Galaxy J series

Vodafone offers Rs 1,500 cashback on Samsung Galaxy J series

2018-01-08T18:25:34+00:00 On

Vodafone announced cashback of Rs 1,500 on Samsung handsets Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J7 Nxt and Galaxy J7 Max. Vodafone customers, both existing and new, can purchase any of the popular Samsung 4G smartphones, it said. To avail this special offer, prepaid…

Mitashi launches 55-inch curved TV with Samsung 4K panel @Rs 80k

Mitashi launches 55-inch curved TV with Samsung 4K panel @Rs 80k

2017-10-06T13:43:04+00:00 On

Mitashi, the Mumbai-based electronics brand known for its value-for-money offerings, launched a 55-inch curved 4K TV with a Samsung panel at Rs 79,990 in India. The device is the cheapest such television in the Indian market. Its closest competitor is the Samsung…

PREMIUM PHONES: OnePlus has 57% market share online, Samsung 4%

PREMIUM PHONES: OnePlus has 57% market share online, Samsung 4%

2017-10-04T15:02:05+00:00 On

OnePlus, the sister company of Vivo and Oppo, totally dominates the online market for premium handsets with a 57% market share compared to just 4% for Samsung, the Chinese company said, quoting numbers from IDC. The numbers are only for online sales,…

HTC U11 smartphone to get a price cut under Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale

HTC U11 smartphone to get a price cut under Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale

2017-09-19T19:09:14+00:00 On

HTC U11, the Taiwanese company’s come-back model, is all set to get an unspecified price cut under Flipkart’s Big Billion Days mobile sale that starts tomorrow at midnight. The online portal is teasing a price cut without revealing the extent of the…

OnePlus beats Apple in customer satisfaction – CMR India survey

OnePlus beats Apple in customer satisfaction – CMR India survey

2017-09-13T19:00:19+00:00 On

Even as Apple and its iPhone brand remains the most aspirational smartphone in India, it is OnePlus — owned by the same Chinese company that makes Vivo and Oppo — that has won the hearts of its Indian customers. OnePlus — which…

Samsung loses title of India’s No.1 smartphone seller to Chinese vendor

Samsung loses title of India’s No.1 smartphone seller to Chinese vendor

2017-08-24T10:59:56+00:00 On

China’s BBK Electronics, which sells its smartphones under brands such as Oppo, Vivo and OnePlus, has emerged as the top smartphone seller in India, dislodging Samsung which had been on top for six years. Samsung, however, continues to be the top feature-phone…

SBI enables Samsung Pay for some of its debit cards

SBI enables Samsung Pay for some of its debit cards

2017-08-01T15:47:16+00:00 On

State Bank of India said it was enabling payment by Samsung Pay service on some of its higher debit card variants. Samsung Pay works by mimicking the ‘swiping’ action of a credit or debit card by sending a magnetic pulse. The ‘card…

Sun Pharma selects Samsung to manufacture psoriasis drug

Sun Pharma selects Samsung to manufacture psoriasis drug

2017-07-04T08:16:01+00:00 On

Sun Pharma said it has inked a long-term agreement with Samsung BioLogics under which the Korean company will manufacture Tildrakizumab, a potential treatment for plaque psoriasis, for the Indian company. Plaque psoriasis is an autoimmune condition which results in patches of thick,…

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…

Samsung Galaxy J2 beats Redmi Note 3 & 4 as most popular smartphone in India

Samsung Galaxy J2 beats Redmi Note 3 & 4 as most popular smartphone in India

2017-05-27T09:03:35+00:00 On

Samsung J2 is the most widely used smartphone in India[/caption]The humble Samsung Galaxy J2, launched two years ago, is the most widely used smartphone in India, beating hot-selling models like Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 & 4 CyberMedia Research said. “Samsung Galaxy J2…

Xiaomi at No.2, overtakes Vivo, Oppo in Indian smartphone market

Xiaomi at No.2, overtakes Vivo, Oppo in Indian smartphone market

2017-05-19T15:42:29+00:00 On

Xiaomi has emerged as the second biggest smartphone brand in India after Samsung as its smash hit Redmi Note 4 broke sales records, according to market share numbers for the first three months of the year. The numbers also revealed that for…

Samsung Galaxy On8 is the best Diwali mobile offer from Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal?

Samsung Galaxy On8 is the best Diwali mobile offer from Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal?

2016-10-03T12:45:32+00:00 On

Are you wondering about buying the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, but worried about lack of 4G voice on it? Are you disappointed about the lack of big compelling deals on new mobile phones in the Diwali offers issued by Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal…

Samsung’s latest fitness band, ‘smart’ headphone up for preorder on Flipkart @ Rs.13490

Samsung’s latest fitness band, ‘smart’ headphone up for preorder on Flipkart @ Rs.13490

2016-08-31T13:55:47+00:00 On

Samsung’s fitness devices — Gear Fit2 fitness band and Gear IconX smart headphone — are now available for pre-order on Flipkart. The devices were unveiled in India earlier this month and are priced in the Rs 13,490-13,990 range. The Gear Fit2 band…