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In the devices section we offer our readers latest device news and developments around the devices industry – be it global or local. We track new launches, leaks, updates and scoops around various devices – smartphones, feature phones, wearables, smart watches, accessories, AR and VR devices. We bring hands on, previews and reviews of various devices online. We also conduct an annual seminar on the Indian devices ecosystem named the Device World to create a collaborative platform for the device industry stake holders.


Smartphones Shipments Decline 2.3% Q2

Smartphones Shipments Decline 2.3% Q2

August 4, 2019 at 7:52 pm 0 comments

Worldwide smartphones shipments declined 2.3% year over year in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19) for the strongest quarterly performance since 2Q18, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. Smartphone vendors shipped a total of 333.2 million phones in 2Q19, which wasRead More

Xiaomi Launches Redmi 7A 16GB For Rs 5999

Xiaomi Launches Redmi 7A 16GB For Rs 5999

July 4, 2019 at 3:01 pm 0 comments

Xiaomi Thursday launched Redmi 7A, a new budget category smartphone of its A series, in the Indian market. The phone comes in two variants – 2GB RAM and 16 GB storage and 2GB RAM and 32 GB storage space. The 2GB/16GB variant is priced at Rs 5999 and the 32Read More

LG Launches 3 Smartphones – LG W10, W30, W30 Pro In India

LG Launches 3 Smartphones – LG W10, W30, W30 Pro In India

June 26, 2019 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

LG today launched three smartphones named LG W10, W30 and W30 Pro in the Indian market. While the LG W10 is priced at Rs 8,999, the W30 is priced a thousand d rupees more. The price of the W30 Pro has not been disclosed. The W10 and W30 will beRead More

Samsung Launches New Tablets – Galaxy Tab S5e And Tab 10.1

Samsung Launches New Tablets – Galaxy Tab S5e And Tab 10.1

June 24, 2019 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

Samsung India has launched two new tablets in the market – the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e and Tab A 10.1. Both the Samsung tablets – the Galaxy Tab S5e and Galaxy Tab A10.1 come in three colours – Silver, Black and Gold. The Wi-Fi-only variant of Galaxy Tab S5e isRead More

Smartphone Companies Enhancing Camera To Boost Sales

Smartphone Companies Enhancing Camera To Boost Sales

June 24, 2019 at 10:21 am 0 comments

With smartphone sales declining globally over the last few quarters, six consecutive quarters to be precise, vendors are desperately looking at improving specs to boost future growth, and on top of their agenda is to improve the smartphone camera capabilities, a new research by Counterpoint Research has said. Smartphone OEMsRead More

Motorola One Vision Launched For Rs 19,999

Motorola One Vision Launched For Rs 19,999

June 20, 2019 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

Lenovo owned Motorola has launched its latest smartphone in India. The phone branded as Motorola One Vision comes with 48 megapixel rear camera and is priced at Rs 19,999. This is available for sale on Flipkart only. This Motorola One Vision comes in 6.3 inch screen size with 21:9 CinemaVisionRead More

Infinix Xband 3 Sale Starts On 4 June On Flipkart

Infinix Xband 3 Sale Starts On 4 June On Flipkart

June 3, 2019 at 8:01 am 0 comments

Infinix, a premium smartphone brand from Transsion Holdings, will launch its smart health fitness device, Infinix Xband 3, on Flipkart. A top-notch device from Infinix’s diverse global product ecosystem, Xband 3 will go on sale from 4th June 00:00 hrs onwards. The device, priced at Rs 1599, is the firstRead More

Global Smartphone Market To Decline In 2019, 3rd Year In A Row

Global Smartphone Market To Decline In 2019, 3rd Year In A Row

May 31, 2019 at 8:47 am 0 comments

Market research firm IDC has said the global smartphone market is expected to see a decline in 2019 showing three consecutive years of contraction in a row. In the said year the total smartphone shipment volume is also predicted to see a decline of 1.9% compared to 2018. Besides, IDCRead More

Vivo Beats Xiaomi To Become 5th Biggest Smartphone Brand In Q1

Vivo Beats Xiaomi To Become 5th Biggest Smartphone Brand In Q1

May 29, 2019 at 8:53 am 0 comments

While global smartphone sales saw a decline in Q1, 2019, Chinese smartphone player Vivo raised its stake and beat Xiaomi to become the world’s 5th largest smartphone vendor in that quarter. Vivo sold 27.4 million smartphones in Q1, 2019 as compared to Xiaomi’s 27.2 million in the same quarter. Vivo’sRead More

Nubia Red Magic 3 Makes International Debut

Nubia Red Magic 3 Makes International Debut

May 28, 2019 at 11:21 am 0 comments

ZTE’s gaming smartphone Nubia Red Magic 3 has been launched globally after its first launch in China earlier. Featuring an industry-first active liquid cooling system with internal cooling fan, the Red Magic 3 also boasts powerhouse specs, unique gaming-centric features, and a whopping 5,000mAh battery for unrivalled gaming performance. The RedRead More