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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.


Intex introduces Aqua N2 smartphone, priced at Rs 6,990

Intex introduces Aqua N2 smartphone, priced at Rs 6,990

October 22, 2013 at 2:10 pm 0 comments

Intex Technologies today announced Aqua N2 smartphone, another addition to its successful Aqua series. Exuding premium looks with a sleek form factor, ‘curved’ edges and special textured back panel, the power-packed hardware in Aqua N2 promises to offer outstanding user experience to consumers. The 3G equipped smartphone is most suitedRead More

ZTE launches fixed-line terminals at GITEX 2013

ZTE launches fixed-line terminals at GITEX 2013

October 22, 2013 at 7:35 am 0 comments

ZTE has launched a range of fixed-line terminals and solutions at Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) 2013 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. During the event, ZTE also unveiled the E6500, a dual-band wireless router targeted at mid to the high-end home market and meeting a variety of home networking needsRead More

Lava supplies 24,000 tablets to Meghalaya government

Lava supplies 24,000 tablets to Meghalaya government

October 21, 2013 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

LAVA International, one of the fastest growing mobile players in India has supplied 24,000 M-Tabs or tablets to government of Meghalaya. The total order value is Rs 25 crore which includes 24,000 tablets and creating educational content portal for Class XI and Class XII students says SN Rai of LavaRead More

Samsung’s smartphone GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro supports 9 languages

Samsung’s smartphone GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro supports 9 languages

October 17, 2013 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

Samsung Electronics’ smartphones, the GALAXY Trend (GT-S7392) and the GALAXY Star Pro (GT-S7262) supports 9 Indian languages. Samsung GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro are both Android-based smartphones and supports innovation, convenience and affordability. These devices support 9 Indian regional languages including Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, TeluguRead More

Kobo launches E Ink and tablets in India

Kobo launches E Ink and tablets in India

October 17, 2013 at 12:49 pm 0 comments

Kobo today announced the arrival of Kobo’s digital reading platform suite- E Ink and tablet devices including Kobo Touch, Kobo Glo, Kobo Arc and Kobo Aura HD in the Indian market. The readers can now access line-up of devices and alos one of the largest content catalogues in the world,Read More

Lava E-Tab Ivory -Lava's first dual-SIM 3G tablet

Lava launches dual-SIM 3G tablet E-Tab Ivory

October 12, 2013 at 9:01 pm 0 comments

Lava International, India’s leading homegrown handset maker, today launched a dual SIM 3G tablet in the Indian market. Besides data services, this new device from Lava -E-Tab Ivory- has calling facility inbuilt into it. Priced at Rs 10,199, the 3G Tab is powered by 1.2 GHz dual core processor andRead More

DataWind launches UbiSlate tablets, starting Rs 3,999

DataWind launches UbiSlate tablets, starting Rs 3,999

October 10, 2013 at 3:07 pm 0 comments

DataWind today launched UbiSlate tablets with price range from Rs 3,999 to Rs 6,999. The company launched UbiSlate 7Cx tablet priced at Rs 3,999, UbiSlate 9ci at Rs 5,000 and ubiSlate 3G7 priced at Rs 6,999. The UbiSlate 7Cx is the lowest cost tablet computer with a regular SIM forRead More

Gionee announces ELIFE E6, priced at Rs 22,999

Gionee announces ELIFE E6, priced at Rs 22,999

October 3, 2013 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

Gionee has announced the arrival of World’s first white OGS smartphone ELIFE E6 priced at Rs 22,999. The latest in the ELIFE series, the E6 is a stunning example of exquisite style and exemplary substance. The Unibody Elife E6 is powered with a lightning fast 1.5 GHz Quad Core ProcessorRead More

Industry calls for new eco-rating for mobile devices

Industry calls for new eco-rating for mobile devices

September 30, 2013 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

Experts attending last week’s ITU Green Standards Week have called for a new, globally aligned eco-rating scheme for mobile devices. The proposed eco-rating scheme would extend across networks, manufacturers and national boundaries and empower consumers to make informed purchasing decisions based on a standardized assessment of a mobile phone’s environmentalRead More

LG launches LG G2 smartphone in India, priced at Rs 41,500

LG launches LG G2 smartphone in India, priced at Rs 41,500

September 30, 2013 at 11:51 am 0 comments

LG Electronics today launched its flagship smartphone LG G2 in India, priced at Rs 41,500 for a 16 GB model. The 32 GB model of LG G2 will cost Rs 44,500. Both the models support TD-LTE 2.3 GHz frequency band and can be deployed by BWA operators whenever they planRead More