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New 4.7-inch iPhone SE: Small is still beautiful, powerful too

New 4.7-inch iPhone SE: Small is still beautiful, powerful too

New Delhi: Targeting Android mid-segment users as well as aspirational iPhone seekers, Apple has brought an affordable second generation iPhone SE that looks like Apple iPhone 8 with the power of iPhone 11 to the Indian market for just Rs 42,500.The 4.7-inch, Retina HD display with True Tone device ...

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Global mobile phone shipments to decline 14.6% in 2020: Gartner

Global mobile phone shipments to decline 14.6% in 2020: Gartner

London: Due to impacts of Covid-19, shipments of total mobile phones are forecast to decline 14.6 per cent in 2020, while smartphone shipments will achieve a slightly slower decline of 13.7 per cent year over year to total 1.3 billion units this year, according to a Gartner forecast on Tuesday."Whil...

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Made-in-India OnePlus 8 series available by May end, confirms company

Made-in-India OnePlus 8 series available by May end, confirms company

New Delhi: The much-awaited OnePlus 8 series which is being manufactured at the companys factory in Noida, will be available in the Indian market by the end of this month, a top company executive confirmed on Wednesday.Launched last month, the new flagship OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 witnessed the d...

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India only smartphone market among top 3 to see growth in Q1 2020: IDC

India only smartphone market among top 3 to see growth in Q1 2020: IDC

New Delhi: With shipments of 32.5 million units leading to 1.5 per cent year-over-year (YoY) growth, India was the only country among the top three to see any growth in the first quarter of 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Data Corporations (IDC) said on Friday.The other two market...

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Top handset makers resume limited operation in Noida-Greater Noida belt

Top handset makers resume limited operation in Noida-Greater Noida belt

New Delhi: A day after OPPO and Vivo confirmed to resume manufacturing at their Greater Noida factories from Friday, South Korean giant Samsung and another Chinese brand Realme also opened their facilities, allowing limited workforce to enter the gates and start floor operations with proper health m...

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MediaTek unveils improved 5G-integrated chip for smartphones

MediaTek unveils improved 5G-integrated chip for smartphones

New Delhi: Taiwanese fabless semiconductor company MediaTek has unveiled an improved version of its flagship 5G chipset called Dimensity 1000+ with upgraded features for gaming, video and power efficiency.The Dimensity 1000+ is based on the same core hardware as the Dimensity 1000 and showcases an i...

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Samsung reopens mobile factory in Noida with limited operations

Samsung reopens mobile factory in Noida with limited operations

Noida: South Korean giant Samsung on Friday said that it has received required permission from the state authorities to open its Noida Sector 81 factory which has begun limited operations.According to reliable industry sources, the reopening has been done as per the state government guidelines and i...

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OPPO, Vivo to resume smartphone production at Greater Noida units

OPPO, Vivo to resume smartphone production at Greater Noida units

New Delhi: Chinese smartphone brands OPPO and Vivo on Thursday confirmed they have obtained necessary approvals from the state authorities to gradually resume production at their Greater Noida manufacturing facilities from May 8.OPPO said it will restart manufacturing operations with 30 per cent wor...

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India smartphone market stares at minimum 12% shipment decline this year

India smartphone market stares at minimum 12% shipment decline this year

New Delhi: As smartphone brands face a state of uncertainty as both supply and demand has been diminished in India, the industry will bear the maximum brunt in the second quarter (April-June period), leaving the sector with at least 11-12 per cent overall decline in shipments for the entire 2020, a ...

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Realme Narzo 10 series launch now on May 11

Realme Narzo 10 series launch now on May 11

New Delhi: Chinese smartphone manufacturer Realme on Thursday announced to launch its much-anticipated Narzo smartphone series on May 11.The company said it will host an online event which will be streamed via Realme's YouTube channel as well as its social media platforms.As e-commerce deliveries fo...

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