Telcos want to delay auctions due to ongoing consolidation and strain in the industry. Analysts feel that there is a lack of appetite for fresh spectrum in the present scenario.
Itel, the leading feature phone brand in Africa, is already No. 2 in the overall mobile market in India in less than a year after entering the country in May last year.
5G airwaves are expected to be used for a host of services, like machine-to-machine communication, Internet of Things and even connected smart cities, say analysts.
The smartphones, which have captured the imaginations of the world with their 'Infinity Display' are to be sold exclusively via Flipkart.
Samsung expects to mount a stiff challenge with its latest S8 and S8+ models for the top slot in India’s premium segment led by Apple, hoping that it has been able to erase the memories of its Note 7.
India’s largest telcos allege that Trai violated its own rules by allowing Jio to offer successive promotional offers after starting services in September.
Content providers and telcos have backed net neutrality in full form with reasonable traffic management practices.
“We intend to approach RBI once this current thing (merger) is over. We do aspire to become a bank,” LV Sastry, business head for Aircel’s mobile banking and commerce business, told ET.
The app is holding talks with an Indian bank to support the back end of the payments service, one of the people quoted above said. Hike Messenger declined comment.
ASPs rose by as much as 20 per cent to cross Rs 10,000 for the first time ever in 2017, we will continue to see growth in the mid-premium segment," Sen said.
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