• LG expands budget smartphone line-up with 3 new models
    SEOUL, SEPTEMBER 24 (IANS): LG Electronics on Thursday added three new models to its budget smartphone lineup as the South Korean tech firm targets to expand its mobile sales. The K62, the K52 and the K42 have been added to LG's K series family and will be launched next month starting in Europe. LG did not reveal prices of the new smartphones, reports Yonhap news agency. All three models have a 6.6-inch punch-hole display with a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a quad-rear camera setup
  • 'Online video content consumption shifting to big screens from mobile devices'
    New Delhi, September 10 (PTI): Consumption of online video content is witnessing a shift from mobiles to big screens, helped by factors like affordable smart TVs and increased broadband penetration, industry experts said. This trend was quite visible in the top 20 cities during the lockdown period and it may increase further, ZEE5 India CEO Tarun Katial said. "We do think that in the post-COVID era and the next 18 to 24 months, there would be a significant increase in the br
  • Himachal man sells cow to buy smartphone for kids' online studies
    SHIMLA, JULY 23 (IANS): It may come as a surprise, but a poor family in the BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh had to sell their cow, a substantial source of income, for just Rs 6,000 to buy a smartphone so that their two children could stay connected with online studies amid the COVID-19 lockdown. Considering the fact that the cow is regarded as holy and often referred to as mother in the rural setup, the sacrifice cannot be described as small by any means. The man -- Kuldeep Kumar -- b
  • Realme launches entry-level smartphone Realme C11 and Realme 30W dart charge 10000mAh power bank in India
    NEW DELHI, JULY 15 (IANS): Realme expands its budget-friendly smartphone portfolio in India by launching Realme C11 on Tuesday. The handset will be available in India starting July 22 from 12pm IST on Flipkart,, and later at selected partner stores. Realme also launched a new Realme 30W dart charge 10000mAh power bank, which is compatible with all fast charging phones and not just Realme.   Realme C11 price in India The single 2GB RAM and 32GB onboard storage m
  • Covid-hit India to sell 127 million smartphones this year: Report
    NEW DELHI, JUNE 9 (IANS): Owing to the Covid-19 lockdowns impacting both supply and demand, India will sell nearly 127 million smartphones this year against the earlier projection of 162 million units which is a 21.6 per cent decrease from sale forecast at the beginning of the year, a new report said on Tuesday.   In terms of actual decrease compared to 2019, it will be 12.5 per cent down from 2020 sales of 145 million smartphones, according to market research firm techARC.