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Samsung undisputed Indian handset market leader

Samsung undisputed Indian handset market leader

Samsung has eclipsed the sales of key Chinese brands such as Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo, Lenovo and even the Cupertino-based giant Apple.

Dec 21, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Chinese smartphone maker Oppo gets green nod to set up manufacturing unit in Noida

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo gets green nod to set up manufacturing unit in Noida

Oppo has been given green clearance to set up a mobile manufacturing unit in Greater Noida.

Dec 10, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Oppo gets green nod to set up manufacturing unit in Noida

Oppo gets green nod to set up manufacturing unit in Noida

The Union Environment Ministry has granted the environment clearance to its Indian subsidiary Oppo Mobiles India Pvt Ltd for the proposed project.

Dec 10, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Xiaomi shares top slot with Samsung for first time in Indian smartphone market

Xiaomi shares top slot with Samsung for first time in Indian smartphone market

For Xiaomi, Redmi Note 4 continues to be the best-selling smartphone in India.

Nov 14, 2017, 14:58 PM IST

Global smartphone shipments hit record 400 million units

Samsung led the smartphone market by volume with a market share of 20.6 per cent in Q3 2017. Its smartphone shipments recorded a growth of 9 per cent annually during the quarter.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
iPhone sales in China reach 11 million units

iPhone sales in China reach 11 million units

The smartphone maker also surpassed Apple for the first time in global smartphone sales consistently for June and July.

Oct 31, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Govt considering exemptions sought by Apple: DIPP Secretary

Govt considering exemptions sought by Apple: DIPP Secretary

The ministry had constituted a task force chaired by V Kamakoti of IIT Madras to explore possibilities to leverage Artificial Intelligence (AI) for development across various fields.

Oct 05, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

India gives blessing to Oppo stores as focus turns to Apple

Oppo has become the first pure play smartphone brand to win such a clearance in the world`s No. 3 smartphone market, where Apple has been vying for a bigger market share.

Oct 04, 2017, 21:09 PM IST
Chinese smartphones maker Oppo cleared to open own stores in India

Chinese smartphones maker Oppo cleared to open own stores in India

The move would help Oppo expand its reach in the world`s third-largest smartphones market, where global giants such as Apple Inc have been trying to gain a foothold.

Oct 04, 2017, 12:14 PM IST
Huawei pips Apple to become top smartphone brand in China

Huawei pips Apple to become top smartphone brand in China

The survey said that Apple`s new models -- iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus -- are underperforming when compared with the previous launches in China.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:11 PM IST
Lava to tap sub-10k market, focus on R&D to take on competition

Lava to tap sub-10k market, focus on R&D to take on competition

On an average, Lava develops about eight smartphones and three feature phones per year at its China facility, said Gaurav Nigam, Senior Vice President and Head of Product.

Oct 01, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

The three-day event that started on Wednesday is the first of its kind in India.

Sep 28, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
Phone companies get time till Sept 12 to furnish data security info

Phone companies get time till Sept 12 to furnish data security info

The government has given smartphone companies time till September 12 to furnish full details of procedures adopted by them to ensure data security, a senior IT Ministry official said on Wednesday.

Sep 06, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
Huawei surpasses Apple to become second largest smartphone brand

Huawei surpasses Apple to become second largest smartphone brand

OPPO has been one of the fastest growing brands globally thanks to the popularity of models including the flagship OPPO R11 and the mid-tier OPPO A57.

Sep 06, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
With JioPhone, entry-level handsets to see more action in India

With JioPhone, entry-level handsets to see more action in India

According to CyberMedia Research (CMR), 61.8 million mobiles were shipped in the second quarter of 2017, of which 54 per cent were feature phones, witnessing 9 per cent sequential growth. 

Aug 24, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
We will get our volume leadership back: Micromax

We will get our volume leadership back: Micromax

Homegrown handset major Micromax is making an aggressive comeback in the Indian market, aiming to get its "volume leadership" back as it fends off Chinese rivals like Vivo, Oppo and Xiaomi.

Aug 22, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
IT Ministry writes to 9 more smartphone firms on data security

IT Ministry writes to 9 more smartphone firms on data security

The IT ministry has now said it intends to ask all the remaining companies selling smartphones in India to provide details of the security processes followed by them to safeguard users' data.

Aug 21, 2017, 20:36 PM IST
New Rose Gold variant of Oppo F3 launched in India: Here is all you need to know

New Rose Gold variant of Oppo F3 launched in India: Here is all you need to know

With the launch of this variant, the company aims to offer Indian customers an excellent conflux of fashion and technology. To recall, like other smartphones of the company, this variant also has camera department as its highlight feature. 

Aug 05, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Chinese brands hold 48% smartphone market share globally

According to the market research firm Counterpoint Research, Chinese smartphone brands marked a record 48 percent market share worldwide with India, South Asia and Africa remaining as key focus geographies. 

Aug 02, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
OPPO launches new version of 'F3 Black' to support team India

OPPO launches new version of 'F3 Black' to support team India

To cheer for Indian cricket team in the upcoming Champions Trophy, Chinese smartphone manufacturer OPPO on Wednesday launched a new version of OPPO F3 Black at a price of Rs 19,990 for the mid-range market.

May 31, 2017, 18:15 PM IST