MediaTek launches gaming series chipsets: Helio G70 & G80
The Helio G70 and G80 are aimed at new premium smartphone users and gaming enthusiasts who want high-end features at mid-tier price points. The new chipsets will power major smartphone brands that will first hit the market in India, later this month.
Country's first Super Fab Lab inaugurated by Kerala CM
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated the facility through remote control from P...
Handset companies hike prices of mobile phones on high GST
“The rupee has depreciated significantly against the US dollar. Since we maintain ...
Govt may unveil Rs 36 K-cr plan to get more phones made in India
Indian Cellular & Electronics Association, which has Apple, Foxconn, Xiaomi and Flextronics among its members, has flagged subsidy for machinery & equipment, cost of power, incentive for supporting industry, labour subsidy, logistics and reduction of land rentals as other disabilities India faces in comparison to rivals such as Vietnam.
India proposes incentives to woo Apple, Samsung suppliers
India is mulling a plan to offer interest subsidy on local borrowing by mobile handset manufacturers.
Mobile phones to cost more as GST hiked to 18% from 12% earlier
The decision to hike the rate on mobile phones was taken in the 39th GST Council meeting chaired by the FM.
Phone companies diversify into accessories, services space to boost topline, margin
Chinese phone makers Xiaomi, Oppo and Realme have launched their financial services apps called Mi Credit, Oppo Kash and Realme Paysa to offer small ticket loans to SMEs, credit score analysis and insurance cover.
Samsung Galaxy S20+ review: Firepower to disrupt premium segment with top-end hardware and software
The device is slim and has a sturdy built.
Growth in global IT spending may fall by 2020-end but presents opportunities: IDC
IDC said while the major impact is expected to be on hardware business, the software and services businesses are also expected to slow down.
Rs 42,000 crore booster from government for India's local mobile manufacturing
According to a report in the Times of India, the production-linked incentive scheme will benefit high end mobile manufacturers and domestic makers the most. The scheme will help in boosting local production of mobile phones and wean away Indian manufacturers from their dependence on China.
China's mobile and digital dominance runs deep into Indian economy
In business-to-business supplies, China is perhaps the most important trading partner for India today.
HP India may cut 500 jobs, say analysts
The company last week said it would let go 7,000-9,000 employees globally by 2022 as part of a restructuring of operations intended to cut costs.
India is important, that's why bringing hardware devices here: Google
Tech giant Google is betting big on Indian market and bringing in hardware products from its global portfolio to the country to cash in on the growing demand for smart devices.
Customs duty hike to make imported mobile phones, chargers slightly expensive
The government has also announced that it will come up with a new scheme to encourage domestic manufacturing of mobile phones, electronic equipment and semiconductor packaging in order to make India a part of the global manufacturing chain and boost employment opportunities.
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