Samsung to open manufacturing plant in South Africa

Smartphone vendor Samsung Electronics will open its manufacturing plant in South Africa. Recently, software vendor Microsoft, which recently took over the device business of Nokia in a $7.2 billion deal, announced job cut to eliminate around ...

LG Electronics brings G3 Beat mid-range smartphone

Korean devices maker LG Electronics today announced the launch of LG G3 Beat, a mid-range variant of G3 smartphone. Key specifications of LG G3 Beat include Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor 1.2 GHz quad core, 5.0-inch HD IPS (1280 x 720, ...

Telecom Budget: Will smartphone price go up?

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s decision to propose 3 percent education cess on imported electronic products may push up costs of handsets by up to 8 percent, especially smartphones that are mostly imported. Pankaj Mohindroo, national president ...

Chinese phone Xiaomi Mi 3 lands in India for Rs 14,999

Xiaomi today announced the availability of Mi 3 smartphone in the Indian mobile market — priced at Rs 14,999. Incidentally, Taiwanese phone vendor HTC is announcing its Android smartphone on Friday in India. The Chinese handset maker said its ...

LAVA brings 6 inch phablet Magnum X604 for Rs 11,999

LAVA International today announced its 6 inch phablet — Magnum X604 – on Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS in the Indian smartphone market. Priced at Rs. 11999, Lava Magnum X604 is available in white and black colors. The Indian smartphone vendor is ...