Micromax shipped 4.6 million handsets in Q4 2014, according to Canalys, leapfrogging Samsung for the title of India’s leading smartphone vendor.
Good news for OnePlus, the sales ban of the OnePlus One Android phone in India has been lifted. This is great news for Indian consumers, but is it enough?
This year, Xiaomi has proven that its possible to turn a profit from low-cost smartphones. Other OEMs look set to follow suite with their own e-commerce only products.
After its launch three months ago in India, the Android One initiative is now coming to Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. Symphony Mobile will launch its first Android One phone – the Roar A50.
Night is engulfing the northern hemisphere, but the world of Android is never truly sleeping. This week Google pushed big updates to some of its core apps, we’ve got a peek inside the relationship between Cyanogen and OnePlus, Micromax launched its first Cyanogen OS device, Huawei introduced the camera-centric Honor 6 Plus, Android 5.0.1 rolled out, Android 5.0.2 broke surface, and news emerged about Android M integrating deeper into car dashboards everywhere.
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Micromax’ first phone released under the Yu brand launched today in India, bringing solid specs and Cyanogen at a price tag of approximately $140.
A New Delhi court banned OnePlus from selling its One smartphone in India, at the request of local manufacturer Micromax. The reason? Micromax has an exclusive deal with Cyanogen that prevents any other company from selling Cyanogen-powered devices in India, including OnePlus.
Micromax has begun sending out invites to the launch event of its upcoming YU smartphone, which will be unveiled on December 13th.
We take a look at the data and figures for the third quarter of 2014 to analyse the biggest smartphone market trends this year.
Cyanogen has announced a deal to bring its customized Android OS to a new Micromax smartphone, a substantial player in the Indian handset market.