India right behind China in buying mobiles: This Chinese brand sells the most in country

Out of the five best selling phone brands in India, four are Chinese viz Xiaomi, Vivo, Realme, and Oppo. India recently became the second-largest smartphone market in the world after dethroning the US from the same position. In 2019, smartphone shipments in India jumped 7% on-year and the total shipments reached 158 million, according to … Read more India right behind China in buying mobiles: This Chinese brand sells the most in country

DGCA bans some Apple MacBook Pro from flights in India due to battery risk, check here if your Mac is affected

DGCA, which is India’s aviation regulatory, is banning some 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops sold by Apple between September 2015 and February 2017 from flights. The regulatory body said that these laptops have been deemed fire hazard because their batteries can overheat. The banned MacBook Pro laptops will neither be allowed in checked-in baggage nor in … Read more DGCA bans some Apple MacBook Pro from flights in India due to battery risk, check here if your Mac is affected

Vivo S1 4GB RAM Variant Now on Sale via Offline Retailers in India: Price, Launch Offers

Vivo S1 was launched in India yesterday, packing triple rear cameras, an in-display fingerprint sensor, and eye-catching design. The latest Vivo smartphone is now available from authorised retail stores with some cashback offers and banking discounts in tow, just as the company had promised at the launch event. Only the base 4GB RAM + 128GB … Read more Vivo S1 4GB RAM Variant Now on Sale via Offline Retailers in India: Price, Launch Offers

Vivo Z1 Pro Next Sale in India Set for July 16: Check Price, Offers, Specifications

Vivo Z1 Pro is set to go on sale in India again on Tuesday, July 16. The sale will take place through Flipkart and the Vivo India E-Store. To recall, the Vivo Z1 Pro was launched earlier this month with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 SoC. Vivo has also offered a 32-megapixel “in-display” (company speak … Read more Vivo Z1 Pro Next Sale in India Set for July 16: Check Price, Offers, Specifications

Oppo K3 India Launch Set for July 19, Amazon Teases Colour Options

Oppo K3 teaser page on Amazon India has been updated to reveal the launch date. The phone is now confirmed to launch in India on July 19. The e-commerce site is now taking registrations of interest as well, and has made the ‘Notify Me’ button live. The Oppo K3 was launched in May in China, … Read more Oppo K3 India Launch Set for July 19, Amazon Teases Colour Options

iPhone sales continue to fall in India, but Apple could benefit from upcoming regulatory change

A pair of reports this week detail Apple’s ongoing struggles in India, but also note a point of hope for the company. The Economic Times reports that iPhone sales continue to fall in India, but that India regulators are looking to ease local sourcing rules – which could help Apple’s efforts to open retail stores in the country. … Read more iPhone sales continue to fall in India, but Apple could benefit from upcoming regulatory change

Redmi Note 7 Pro Goes on Sale in India via Flipkart, Mi.com Today: Check Price, Specifications

Redmi Note 7 Pro is having its weekly flash sale in India today. As usual, it will be made available via Flipkart and Mi.com, at 12 noon. The Redmi Note 7 Pro sales usually finish quickly, so it’s wise to be logged in and to have your payment details saved for a quicker check out. … Read more Redmi Note 7 Pro Goes on Sale in India via Flipkart, Mi.com Today: Check Price, Specifications

LG W-Series Phone Teased on Amazon India, Sports Triple Rear Cameras, Gradient Back Finish

LG has begun teasing the launch of a W-series smartphone in India, in an apparent bid to counter the likes of Samsung and Xiaomi. While the South Korean company is yet to make a formal announcement, one of the first LG W-series phones has been teased on Amazon.in. The new LG phone is claimed to … Read more LG W-Series Phone Teased on Amazon India, Sports Triple Rear Cameras, Gradient Back Finish

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 India Launch Set for Today: How to Watch Live, Expected Price, Specifications

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 will launch in India today, the latest gaming smartphone from Xiaomi-backed brand Black Shark. The launch is set to take place in New Delhi at 1pm IST, and you should stay tuned to Gadgets 360 for the latest updates from the event. You can also find the Black Shark 2 launch … Read more Xiaomi Black Shark 2 India Launch Set for Today: How to Watch Live, Expected Price, Specifications

Apple may tweak India strategy in bid to increase market share

Apple Inc. is likely to make some adjustments to its India strategy to improve its market share in the world’s second-largest market for mobile phones. As part of the strategy, the iPhone maker is expected to boost its manufacturing capacity and open branded retail stores. After announcing its fiscal-second-quarter earnings on Tuesday, chief executive Tim … Read more Apple may tweak India strategy in bid to increase market share