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Global smartphone market grows 6% as AI and discounts boost demand

Global smartphone shipments rose 6.5 per cent, according to IDC, while sales to consumers jumped 6 per cent, per Counterpoint Research figures

Global smartphone market grows 6% as AI and discounts boost demand
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 9:49 AM IST

Quick commerce expands to electronics: Smartphones to be delivered in mins

Swiggy Instamart, Zomato's Blinkit, BigBasket's BBNow, and Zepto may begin delivering smartphones and kitchen appliances by November this year

Quick commerce expands to electronics: Smartphones to be delivered in mins
Updated On : 18 Jun 2024 | 1:39 PM IST

Google Pixel 8 available at Rs 52,999 on Flipkart: Check deal details here

Launched at Rs 75,999, the Google Pixel 8 is available with discounts and bank offers on Flipkart that bring down the effective cost to Rs 52,999 for the base 128GB storage model

Google Pixel 8 available at Rs 52,999 on Flipkart: Check deal details here
Updated On : 14 Jun 2024 | 4:05 PM IST

Amazon, Flipkart sale kicks off from May 2: Know deals, offers, and more

While Flipkart has kicked off early bird offers a day in advance, Amazon India is set to kick off sale offers for its prime members from 12 am to 12 pm on May 2

Amazon, Flipkart sale kicks off from May 2: Know deals, offers, and more
Updated On : 01 May 2024 | 2:50 PM IST

POCO announces e-commerce sale exclusive discounts on smartphones: Details

Select POCO smartphones will be available with a discount of up to Rs 4,000 from May 1 to May 10 on e-commerce platforms Amazon India and Flipkart

POCO announces e-commerce sale exclusive discounts on smartphones: Details
Updated On : 30 Apr 2024 | 2:16 PM IST

Realme eyes top spot in Rs 15-25k segment with launch of P series in 2024

Smartphone maker Realme India aims to garner the highest share in the Rs 15,000-25,000 mobile phone segment this year with the launch of a new portfolio of devices under P series, a senior company official said. While sharing the plans on the P series, Realme India business strategy lead, Tarini Prasad Das told reporters that in 2024, the company aims to achieve the 50 million smartphones sales cumulatively under its partnership with Flipkart. "We aim to lead the Rs 15,000-25,000 smartphone segment this year overall with the launch of the P series. The P series itself is expected to lead the segment," Das said. Realme is among the top five smartphone brands in terms of volume market share. The company had 12 per cent market share in 2023. The company plans to launch the P series in the second week of April in sub-Rs 20,000 price range. Das said that both offline and online sales contribute equally to overall business of Realme and the company is looking to consolidate its leadersh

Realme eyes top spot in Rs 15-25k segment with launch of P series in 2024
Updated On : 08 Apr 2024 | 12:13 PM IST

Lava O2 budget smartphone goes on sale with introductory offers: Details

The Lava O2 is priced at Rs 8,499, but is available at an introductory price of Rs 7,999 on Lava e-store and Amazon India

Lava O2 budget smartphone goes on sale with introductory offers: Details
Updated On : 27 Mar 2024 | 1:22 PM IST

Nothing Phone 2a goes on sale with introductory offers: Check details here

Offered in Black and White colour options, the Nothing Phone 2a is available on Flipkart and at select retail chains such as Croma and Vijay Sales

Nothing Phone 2a goes on sale with introductory offers: Check details here
Updated On : 12 Mar 2024 | 12:17 PM IST

India to export 30% of its total smartphone production in FY24: ICEA report

The report, which looks at the smartphone production in India from 2014-2024, said that out of all the smartphones sold in India, 97 per cent were made locally within the country

India to export 30% of its total smartphone production in FY24: ICEA report
Updated On : 07 Mar 2024 | 9:03 PM IST

Moto g24 Power goes on sale, price starts at Rs 8,999: Know offers and more

The Moto g24 smartphone is available on Motorola online store, e-commerce platform Flipkart, and select retail outlets

Moto g24 Power goes on sale, price starts at Rs 8,999: Know offers and more
Updated On : 07 Feb 2024 | 12:26 PM IST

Apple pips Samsung to become top global smartphone brand in 2023: Report

According to IDC, Apple recorded an all-time high market share of over 20 per cent in 2023, driving it ahead of Samsung that recorded a market share of 19.4 per cent in the same year

Apple pips Samsung to become top global smartphone brand in 2023: Report
Updated On : 16 Jan 2024 | 5:02 PM IST

Amazon Great Republic Day sale: Offers on Apple, Samsung, other smartphones

Amazon India is hosting the Great Republic Day sale from January 13 in which the e-commerce platform is offering deals and offers on smartphones. Below are the details

Amazon Great Republic Day sale: Offers on Apple, Samsung, other smartphones
Updated On : 12 Jan 2024 | 2:12 PM IST

Vivo X100 series goes on sale with introductory offers: Know price, specs

The Vivo X100 series encompasses the Vivo X100 and Vivo X100 Pro. Both the smartphones are identical, but with different camera systems. Below are the details:

Vivo X100 series goes on sale with introductory offers: Know price, specs
Updated On : 11 Jan 2024 | 12:14 PM IST

India's internet growth continues to decline due to fall in smartphone sale

For millions of Indians, a smartphone is the first port of entry into the internet

India's internet growth continues to decline due to fall in smartphone sale
Updated On : 06 Dec 2023 | 10:38 PM IST

iPhone sales continue to surge; iPad, Macbook shipments set to decline

Apple's iPhones contribute more than 85% of the company's revenue from India

iPhone sales continue to surge; iPad, Macbook shipments set to decline
Updated On : 23 Nov 2023 | 10:40 AM IST

$5 bn & counting: iPhones consist 62.5% of India's smartphone exports

In the first seven months of FY24, iPhones accounted for over 62 per cent of the total smartphone exports. The rest came from Samsung and other brands

$5 bn & counting: iPhones consist 62.5% of India's smartphone exports
Updated On : 22 Nov 2023 | 11:30 PM IST

Apple iPhone 15 series goes on sale in India: Know offers, pricing and more

India is among the first 40 countries to get the iPhone 15 series, thanks to local production of the iPhone 15 models

Apple iPhone 15 series goes on sale in India: Know offers, pricing and more
Updated On : 22 Sep 2023 | 5:39 PM IST

Smartphone manufacturers expected to hire 60,000 in next 6-12 months

Tamil Nadu is likely to make up for a large part of these jobs, alongside Delhi-National Capital Region, and Karnataka

Smartphone manufacturers expected to hire 60,000 in next 6-12 months
Updated On : 17 Aug 2023 | 11:14 AM IST

Moto G14 phone goes on sale on Flipkart with introductory offers: Details

Priced at Rs 9,999, the Moto G14 comes with 4GB RAM and 128GB on-board storage configuration. It is available for purchase in steel gray and sky blue colours

Moto G14 phone goes on sale on Flipkart with introductory offers: Details
Updated On : 08 Aug 2023 | 4:43 PM IST

Amazon Great Freedom Festival Sale 2023: Best deals on smartphones revealed

Amazon Great Freedom Festival Sale 2023: If you're planning to get a new smartphone, you may not want to miss out on this sale. We bring you some of the best deals on smartphones you can get

Amazon Great Freedom Festival Sale 2023: Best deals on smartphones revealed
Updated On : 07 Aug 2023 | 12:54 PM IST