Qualcomm brings 5G to more affordable smartphones with Snapdragon 690
"We are focussed on bringing 5G to everyone...We have more than 60 OEMs who have launched or announced 5G devices and we have more than 375 5G devices either in the market or out. 5G is deploying much more rapidly than 4G," Deepu John, senior director of product management at Qualcomm, said.
Investments of up to Rs 15,000 crore likely in phone manufacturing in next 2 years
“The three areas in the ESDM sector which can be brought t...
Covid-19 impact: Lenovo-Motorola, Xiaomi, Lava to shut factories
Xiaomi’s four factories in Tamil Nadu and Noida will stop production from Ma...
Motorola One Fusion+ goes on sale at Rs 16,999; Flipkart offers lucrative deals
The phone is available in two colour options - Moonlight White and Twilight Blue.
Xiaomi covers up its store branding with Make in India logo
Xiaomi has started to cover its logo and sign boards with the 'Made in India' logo.
Qualcomm pushes 5G tech into chips for cheaper phones
The new chip, called the Snapdragon 690, will go into devices that it expects to retail at $300 to $500, Qualcomm said. Phone makers such as HMD Global, the owner of the Nokia phone brand, LG Electronics Inc and Lenovo Group Ltd's Motorola plan to use the chips, Qualcomm said.
Investing legend uses distressed debt to search for next Messi
Poring over price charts as a political talk show plays in the background of his South Florida home, the 84-year-old investor is working out the fine points of an out-of-the-box trade combining two passions: bonds and sports.
Foxconn, Oppo, others may go for 41k-cr PLI sops
Top global players such as Foxconn and Wistron, manufacturers of Apple phones, Flex, Samsung, Oppo and Vivo are likely to apply for a production-linked incentive scheme (PLI) worth 41,000 crore as part of India’s massive push to wean away companies from China and emerge as the world’s hub for electronics production.
Motorola unveils flagship devices Edge Plus, Edge
The Lenovo-owned smartphone brand unveiled the phones in a virtual event.
Chinese cousins help reduce 71% of Moto sales
“Motorola lost in the sales channel strategy,” said Counterpoint Technology Market Research associate director Tarun Pathak. “Realme gave a strong competition in the online segment, especially in sub $200 (Rs 14,000) segment where Motorola had its strength. Apart from this, their organisation restructuring also had an impact,” he said.
Smartphone sales buck slowdown on strong urban, rural demand
The growth in smartphone adoption was further fuelled by the government's push to position the country as a global hub for manufacturing and coax Apple and other leading brands to produce and export more phones from India. Experts say that phone shipment is expected to see high single-digit to double-digit growth in India.
Foldable Moto Razr goes on sale at Rs 1.25 lakh on Flipkart, but you may not be able to buy it
Flipkart is offering discounts on the smartphone.
India will need more firepower to counter Dragon country's dominance on electronics
It will take years for India to build a viable hardware manufacturing ecosystem.
Covid-19 Impact: Handset cos cut store hands
Handset companies in India have started reducing their retail store workforce, or in-store promoters, in the absence of sales during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, while Xiaomi and some large-format and multi-brand retailers have sought rent waivers for at least three months.