Tag Archives: mobiles

Jammu & Kashmir: Mobiles down, Valley queues up for landlines

A view of Lalchowk in Srinagar. (Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi) For years they were considered obsolete. But after a fortnight of communication restrictions across Jammu and Kashmir since the Centre scrapped the state’s special status and bifurcated it into two Union Territories, the Valley is queuing up outside telephone exchanges — for landline telephones, new and old. Over the… Read More »

Thieves decamp with mobiles from showroom

Ludhiana: A mobile showroom was targeted by thieves at Swaddi Kalan, from where they decamped with mobile phones, a motorcycle and other valuables worth several lakhs. Showroom owner Sagar, a resident of Mullapur Dakha, said he locked his shop on August 16 and next morning, when he came to open the showroom, he was shocked to see the… Read More »

Making 1 billion mobiles in a year: India needs to ramp up manufacturing, become global hub

The focus is needed on attracting large-scale manufacturing of mobile sets. While the Indian government targets ramping up mobile phone and component manufacturing in the country according to its National Policy for Electronics, India needs to adopt a multi-prong approach and manufacture 1 billion mobiles a year, a report said. “India must ensure that the scale of manufacturing… Read More »

Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza sale: Top deals on iPhone X, Nokia 6.1, Asus 5Z, and more

Flipkart has brought back its Mobiles Bonanza sale today, which will be active on the e-commerce portal till June 21, 2019. The five-day sale on Flipkart is offering discounts, no cost EMI options and exchange deals on top smartphones, including iPhone X, Redmi devices, Nokia and others. Flipkart has also partnered with Axis Band to provide 10 per cent instant discount on… Read More »

Flipkart Month-End Mobiles Fest Sale: Offers on iPhone X, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Honor 10 Lite, and More

Flipkart is running another sale on mobile phones this week. The sale, titled Month-End Mobiles Fest, will run till May 31. To recall, the Walmart-owned company had organised the Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale a little over a week ago, its first such sale in 2019. The Month-End Mobiles Fest sale brings similar offers on mobile phones compared… Read More »

Is Karbonn Mobiles out or not out?

Karbonn is shutting down after years of inactivity in the mobile phone business. The Mobile Indian can confirm that Karbonn is quitting the mobile phone space by verifying the documents that have been submitted with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) by Karbonn Mobile India Private Limited. Advertisement Having been one of the leading Indian handset players in… Read More »

RFID to sniff out mobiles during West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination

Representative image KOLKATA: Carrying banned electronic devices inside examination halls would be nearly impossible for West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination aspirants this year. The JEE board has decided to arm every centre-in-charge with a hand-held RFID (radio frequency identification) device to detect mobile networks on campus. The decision was taken at a meeting of the JEE board last week. Over a lakh candidates will… Read More »

Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza: No-cost EMI offers available on Xiaomi, Asus and Nokia phones

Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza sale is live now. The four-day long sale kicked off on March 25 and will go on till March 28. As part of the sale, buyers will get extra 5% instant discount on EMI purchases made using Axis Bank debit and credit cards. Also, they will be entitled to get some extra money off on exchanging an… Read More »

Happi Mobiles eyes a turnover of ₹500 crore

All the stores will come up in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Happi Mobiles, a mobile phone retail company, is planning to expand the chain to 150-200 stores by the year-end from its present strength of 50. It is also looking to hire 900 more employees, to take its headcount to 1,500. The number of employees representing various mobile… Read More »

Mobiles with triple camera: Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10 Plus, Huawei Mate 20 Pro and more

Quality of a smartphone camera has always been very crucial aspect while considering buying one. Off late, since the megapixel rat race has already run its course, phone manufacturers have resorted to using multiple camera sensors to market better camera quality. This trend is so much in these days that chipset makers have already started upgrading their ISPs… Read More »