Tag: India

TCL VR Headset Released with TCL 562 Smartphone and launched two new ‘smart’ TVs in India

TCL entered the Indian market earlier with TCL 562. The company had declared the release of its Virtual Reality (VR) headset in India with the TCL 562 mobile phone. The cost of the set is about Rs. 13,999 in India. It was available in the market from April 20, 2017, on Amazon.in. It also selected retail stores across India. This mobile phone is available in two colors that are Metal Gold and Dark Grey color. The VR works great with TCL 562 smartphone by using Micro USB connection because the users can simply plug in the smartphone to start. TCL ... Read more

Download and Install newest Hike 5.0 Stories

Since last year Hike Messenger has added the “stories” feature like the one in Snapchat allowing users to post photos of them and their friends decorated with stickers and other filters. A “story” will stick around for about 48 hours before disappearing, and does not have ratings or likes, only the number of times it has been viewed by people. To start a new story, first download the latest version of Hike if you haven’t done that already, switch to the tab named “stories” and tab on the icon of the camera and tab again for more filters or stickers. ... Read more

India Finds Truecaller more Popular than Facebook

Truecaller, from True Software Scandinavia AB, recently took over the spot as the app that is the fourth most downloaded in India. Last year, it was ranked at a lowly spot at 11th, but this year it not only jumped seven spaces, but also has overtaken Facebook for the Android. The only thing ahead of Truecaller now is WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and ShareIt Apps. India is home to more than 350 million internet users who downloaded more than six billion apps in 2016. When mixed with the surge in popularity of the smart phone, it is easy to see why ... Read more

WhatsApp to launch P2P payment services in India

The famous messaging app WhatsApp may release the peer-to-peer method of payment in India and is probable to be supported by the UPI (Unified Payments Interface). In a report published by The Ken, WhatsApp Messenger – which has not got any terms in India – is searching for the people to hire them for a Digital Transaction Lead to supervise the digital transaction system in the state. During February 2017, the highly popular messaging app in India has declared that it had got more than 200 million users each month in India and a payment system is going to be integrated with ... Read more

LeEco’s New Smartphone with a whopping 6GB RAM Spotted

LeEco, formerly known as LeTV, launched 2 phones in the Indian market. Until then, the market was flooded with phones from other Chinese manufacturers, and LeEco looked like just another player in the race. But that was not the case and they created quite a huge storm in the smartphone market. The phone that was responsible for this was LeEco Le 1S. The Le 1S was priced at around $167 and had the specifications of a flagship that costs more than triple the price. The phone had the MediaTek Helio X10 chipset with an octa core processor clocked at 2.2GHz. ... Read more

Itihaasa: Indian IT History App for iOS and Android

This latest App designed by the Infosys co-founder to trace the IT History of the India includes over 600 videos that chronically pass through the various stages of the IT industry, involving people who have evolved with its growth. The former CEO and co-founder of Infosys Kris Gopalakrishnan turned down his idea of creating a book on Chronicle IT history of India and rather put his efforts in creating an iOS and Android based application called itihaasa containing 600 videos depicting the chronicle history of the India that flourished to a level creating a possibility of 35 lakh jobs. This ... Read more

Yu Yureka Note launched in India

After a successful response from the live performance of Yu Yureka Note, it has now entered the Indian market and is available for just Rs. 13,499. The Note is nothing but just a phone from Micromax‘s subsidiary Yu televentures. This model has a specialty of its availability at offline stores similar to what the original Yureka had when it was first launched in December 2014. The Yureka Note is a compact package full of powerful features like 6-inch full HD display screen protected by a Gorilla Glass 3 protection to save the screen from scratches. The Note powered by MediaTek ... Read more

Top 5 Smartphone Brands in India

With the growing popularity of smartphone in the market of India, many top brands phone developers are racing to pitch their sales into this developing country.  With over 1,2 billion people as their potential customers, it is not s strange sight that you will see several international smartphone brands such as Samsung or Sony and several local smartphone brands such as Micromax and Karbonn competing to gain supremacy in this emerging market. Below here are the top 5 smartphone brands in India based on the survey gathered by IDC Asia Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, where they performed the survey ... Read more