Articles by: Nilabh Jha

Make In India A Success, 94% Phones Manufactured Locally

Make In India A Success, 94% Phones Manufactured Locally

November 1, 2018 at 2:30 pm 0 comments

Make In India initiative of Government of India is bearing fruits at least in mobile phone manufacturing space. According to CMR’s India Mobile Handset Market Review Report for 3Q 2018, 94% of all mobile handsets sold in the country are manufactured locally. In 3Q 2018, CKD level manufacturing has surpassedRead More

Tata Tele Sell stake In ATC’s India Mobile Tower Arm, To Settle Dues

Tata Tele Sell stake In ATC’s India Mobile Tower Arm, To Settle Dues

November 1, 2018 at 1:39 pm 0 comments

Tata Teleservices has offered to sell half or 13% of its stake in mobile tower company ATC TIPL to majority shareholder American Tower Corporation (ATC) for Rs 2,940 crore. IDFC is also selling its entire stack of 2% in ATC. Tata Teleservices Ltd will also pay Rs 2,360 crore, toRead More

India Imposes Basic Customs Duty On Key Smartphone Components

India Imposes Basic Customs Duty On Key Smartphone Components

April 3, 2018 at 11:12 am 0 comments

India recently become the second largest mobile phone manufacturing country in the world and to further strengthen country’s position vis a vis mobile manufacturer government has imposed a 10 percent basic customs duty on imports of key smartphone components, including populated printed circuit boards (PCBs). Populated PCBs account for roughlyRead More

Reliance Jio Onslaught : What Airtel, Vodafone And Idea Can Still Do

Reliance Jio Onslaught : What Airtel, Vodafone And Idea Can Still Do

July 28, 2017 at 7:00 am 0 comments

Reliance Jio is disrupting the Indian telecom market with one move after another. When every one thought the dust of free services offered by the new 4G operator has settled, Jio dropped a bigger bomb, this time targeting the feature phone makers and the incumbent operators as well, at theRead More

Intex Aqua Power 4 launched, Priced at Rs 5,499

Intex Aqua Power 4 launched, Priced at Rs 5,499

July 26, 2017 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

Intex Technologies, an Indian handset player, has launched a new 4G-Volte smart phone Intex Aqua Power 4, priced at Rs 5,499. Smartphone is powered by 4000 mAh battery and features Android 7 OS. Aqua Power 4 comes with a 5-inch FWVGA display. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processorRead More

Moto Z2 Force With Shatter Proof Glass Launched

Moto Z2 Force With Shatter Proof Glass Launched

July 26, 2017 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

Lenovo brand Motorola has launched its flagship smartphone, the Moto Z2 Force. Like in the previous edition of Moto Z series, the Moto Z2 Force sports a ShatterShield display, guaranteed not to crack or shatter. The device is just 6.1mm thick. The smartphone is based on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC,Read More

Gionee A1 Plus

Gionee A1 Plus Review : Good All Rounder, Faces Tough Competition

July 26, 2017 at 11:29 am 0 comments

Chinese smartphone maker Gionee has announced the successor to its selfie-focused handset Gionee A1 with Gionee A1 Plus.  Gionee A1 Plus gets upgrades in camera, display and battery department. The phablet sports a massive 6-inch Full HD screen, a 20MP selfie camera, a dual-lens rear camera setup and a bigRead More

Gionee A1 Plus with dual camera and 4550mAh battery launched at Rs 26,999

Gionee A1 Plus with dual camera and 4550mAh battery launched at Rs 26,999

July 25, 2017 at 4:35 pm 0 comments

Gionee has launched Gionee A1 Plus smartphone in India priced at Rs 26,999. The device is a successor of the flagship model A1 and will be available across India in retail stores. Gionee A1 Plus brings in significant upgrade with dual camera set up at the rear- 13MP+5MP rear dualRead More

Gionee A1 Plus

First Look: Gionee A1 Plus

July 25, 2017 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone maker Gionee has announced the successor to its selfie-focused handset Gionee A1 with Gionee A1 Plus. Both Gionee A1 and A1 Plus were originally showcased in Mobile World congress (MWC 2017). Gionee A1 features a capable 16MP front camera and now sells at Rs. 16,500 on Amazon.in, while theRead More

iVOOMi Launches Two New Smartphones for Rs 3499 and Rs 4499

iVOOMi Launches Two New Smartphones for Rs 3499 and Rs 4499

July 21, 2017 at 11:19 am 0 comments

iVOOMi, a chinese handset brand, has launched two new models of smartphones called Me 4 and Me 5. The phones will be available only on Flipkart and are priced at Rs 3,499 and Rs 4,499 respectively. iVOOMi Me 4 and Me 5 are Dual Sim phones with 4G VoLTE support.Read More