With a little social media tease, the OPPO N1 Mini is headed for India. Updated with a ‘revolutionary 24MP Ultra HD camera’ and three new colors, this ‘mini’ still has a 5-inch display.
Fueled by Moto G sales this year in India, Motorola has overtaken Nokia as fourth largest handset manufacturer. Offer limited time price cut for the Moto G.
The smartphone market in India is becoming increasingly competitive, with major international brands and local ones alike vying for the interest among the populace, which is one of the bigger mobile device markets in the world. According to research by analysts at Mediacells, India is set to be the second largest smartphone market this year, overtaking the US, and just behind China. Meanwhile, Samsung already expects India to be the fifth largest mobile market in the world by 2020. OnePlus caught the interest of mobile users with its hyped-up marketing for the OnePlus One, which is supposedly a flagship-killer, but without the flagship price….
Xiaomi will offer its flagship product, the Mi 3 smartphone, from July 22, with online retailer Flipkart as the exclusive channel. The Xiaomi Mi 3 will cost INR 13,999 (around $230), not INR 14,999, as was initially announced.
Xiaomi previously announced that it would start taking pre-orders for the Mi 3 in India on Tuesday, July, 15. Now local online retailer Flipkart just announced that it will be selling the Mi 3 exclusively in the country.
The Xiaomi Mi3 is to be officially launched in India for ₹14,999. Pre-registration starts on July 15.
Xiaomi likes releasing phones in limited batches – guess how long it took to sell 10,000 Redmi Notes in Taiwan? Taking over the globe, Xiaomi is headed for India next, expected to sell devices through Flipkart soon.
Google has announced it now supports Indian accents for Google Voice search, at least for Indian users speaking English.
Indian phone manufacturer Karbonn Mobiles is planning to release dual-OS devices as early as June, which will run both Windows Phone and Android.
Flipkart will be offering the Moto G starting from Thursday, though it’s already listed on the website. The retailer will have a period of exclusivity on the device.