Posts Tagged ‘india’

After Airtel Makes 3G Cheaper Than 2G In India, Reliance Slashes Rates By 50%

After Airtel Makes 3G Cheaper Than 2G In India, Reliance Slashes Rates By 50%

Exciting news for Indians. We can now get 3G cheaper than 2G. Indian operators Airtel and Reliance have reduced the 3G rates, aiming to bring it to the masses and retain their customers.

Airtel started the rate reduction as a promotion in one of its most important circles, Andhra Pradesh. I first reported this…

Tagged with:         

The Nokia Limbo

The Nokia Limbo

India is a familiar territory for Nokia. They were once the undisputed kings here, and still trail Samsung only by a small margin. You could say it’s a second home for them, looking at the sheer number of users here.

Samsung stuck around for years, but with a pretty small share. Then, Android came…

India Listed On Google’s Nexus 4 And Nexus 7 Pages

India Listed On Google’s Nexus 4 And Nexus 7 Pages

In some very interesting piece of news, Google has listed India on its Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 pages. Google currently has three devices, and the third one is the Nexus 10. And as it happens, India is not listed on the Nexus 10′s page.

So, two things -

Google might…

Nokia launches 808 PureView in India for 33,899

Nokia launches 808 PureView in India for 33,899

Finally after waiting for more than a month, Nokia India finally launched its monster cameraphone today. For early birds, the 808 will cost Rs. 33,889 from Nokia’s official store. This pricing is a disappointment for people who were expecting it to be under Rs. 30,000 (including me).

 

Pricing aside, the 808 is a great camera and you wont regret…

Tagged with:           

Samsung Galaxy S3 Launched In India, MRP Rs 43,180 ($765)

Samsung Galaxy S3 Launched In India, MRP Rs 43,180 ($765)

I don’t think this needs any introduction, so I’ll cut straight to the point. Samsung has launched the Galaxy S3 in India for an MRP of Rs 43,180. Oh yes, Rs 43,180, or $765. Off contract, of course, and yeah, it’s the 16 GB version.

At an event in Delhi, Samsung made the Galaxy S3 official….

India’s Kapil Sibal: All Students Will Get The Aakash Tablet For Free

India’s Kapil Sibal: All Students Will Get The Aakash Tablet For Free

If you’re a student, and Indian, here’s a piece of information for you – Kapil Sibal, India’s Minister of Communications and IT, has announced that if you satisfy the above two criteria, you will get the Aakash Tablet for free.

He also said…

Galaxy Nexus coming to India by the end of January

Galaxy Nexus coming to India by the end of January

 

Hey guys! If you are waiting for the Galaxy Nexus, you’ll have to wait a little more. I was expecting Google to launch Galaxy Nexus in India around Christmas but Samsung India confirmed that Galaxy Nexus will be launched in India in the last week of January.

http://twitter.com/Samsung_India/status/147626782319841280

I had signed up earlier “to be notified when the flagship Google smartphone becomes available…

Motorola launches Defy+ in India, available along with RAZR on Flipkart

Motorola launches Defy+ in India, available along with RAZR on Flipkart

Good news for rugged phone lovers. Motorola has launched Defy+ in India. The hulk-like smartphone has pretty decent specs as we’ve already posted. Here is a quick look :

Android 2.3 Gingerbread  5 MP Camera  3.7-inch Capacitive Touchscreen  1 GHz Processor

Motorola Defy+ is available on Flipkart at Rs. 17,900

Coming to Droid RAZR (yes,that razor thin droid…

Galaxy Nexus Coming Soon to India, sign-up goes live

Galaxy Nexus Coming Soon to India, sign-up goes live

Good news for our Indian readers! The sign-up page for Galaxy Nexus is now live. The current status is being displayed as “Coming Soon”. Looks like Galaxy Nexus will be available in India before the end of this year.

Meanwhile you can register here to get the notification when Galaxy Nexus becomes available.

Source

Tagged with:           

Exclusive – How To Purchase Apps From Ovi Store In India

Exclusive – How To Purchase Apps From Ovi Store In India

You might have noticed that the paid applications/games disappeared from the Ovi store and if you call them, they will tell you that they are undergoing a process to enable “Operator Billing”. It has been months since that process is going on and We are losing the opportunity to buy so many applications at discounted Price. Yup, You read…

Android Takes Over Indian Buses

Android Takes Over Indian Buses

Well well well, it seems like Android has started taking over the world. Indian buses are now being fitted with Android tablets for users to do their own stuff. Every seat will have a 7” tablet installed at the back of the seat. The tablets come with a custom UI. The users can…

Tagged with: