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  • Paytm Mall began its Independence Day sale on Tuesday, a day before Flipkart Big Freedom Day Sale and Amazon Great Indian Sale kick off. The Paytm sale will go on for a full week leading into August 15. Discounts and cashback offers are being provided on a range of smartphones, laptops, home appliances, clothing and accessories. As part of the Paytm sale, you can get the iPhone 7 with up to Rs. 8,000 cashback, the iPhone SE at flat 15 percent discount and Rs. 3,000 cashback. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is also available as part of the sale.There are Paytm cashback offers up to Rs. 20,000 on Apple, HP, and Lenovo laptops. DSLRs, TVs, and washing machines have a similar offer, while some watches from Titan and Fastrack are available at 40 percent cashback. If you spend more than Rs. 1,499 during the Paytm Mall sale period, you can enter to win an iPhone 7.Xiaomi Mi 5X could be on its way to India next month, Mi Note 3 might have QHD displayThe Xiaomi Mi 5X looks set to be coming to India in S..

    Paytm Mall Sale, Xiaomi Mi 5X India Launch Date, OnePlus 5’s New Skin, and More: Your 360 Daily

    Paytm Mall began its Independence Day sale on Tuesday, a day before Flipkart Big Freedom Day Sale and Amazon Great Indian Sale kick off. The Paytm sale will go on for a full week leading into August 15. Discounts and cashback offers are being provided on a range of smartphones, laptops, home appliances, clothing and accessories. As part of the Paytm sale, you can get the iPhone 7 with up to Rs. 8,000 cashback, the iPhone SE at flat 15 percent discount and Rs. 3,000 cashback. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is also available as part of the sale.There are Paytm cashback offers up to Rs. 20,000 on Apple, HP, and Lenovo laptops. DSLRs, TVs, and washing machines have a similar offer, while some watches from Titan and Fastrack are available at 40 percent cashback. If you spend more than Rs. 1,499 during the Paytm Mall sale period, you can enter to win an iPhone 7.Xiaomi Mi 5X could be on its way to India next month, Mi Note 3 might have QHD displayThe Xiaomi Mi 5X looks set to be coming to India in S..
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  • Nokia 8 price in India would have been the biggest question on everyone's mind before the launch on Tuesday, but the mystery has been unravelled ahead of the event. The Nokia 8 India launch is set for 11:30am IST in New Delhi, but an Amazon listing has revealed how much the device will cost in the country. The Nokia 8 price in India has been set as Rs. 36,999, according to the phone's listing page on the e-commerce site; the listing has been taken down now, and currently points users to a 'Notify Me' page. The listing also suggests the handset will be exclusively available on Amazon India. With Nokia 8 price in India as Rs. 36,999, the smartphone will give competition to rivals such as OnePlus 5 and LG G6, which are also priced under Rs. 40,000 and offer similar hardware.Notably, it appears HMD Global is bringing the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant to India, with no mention of the recently spotted 6GB RAM, 128GB storage variant at the moment. Of course, the biggest s..

    Nokia 8 Price in India Revealed Ahead of Launch Today via Amazon Listing

    Nokia 8 price in India would have been the biggest question on everyone's mind before the launch on Tuesday, but the mystery has been unravelled ahead of the event. The Nokia 8 India launch is set for 11:30am IST in New Delhi, but an Amazon listing has revealed how much the device will cost in the country. The Nokia 8 price in India has been set as Rs. 36,999, according to the phone's listing page on the e-commerce site; the listing has been taken down now, and currently points users to a 'Notify Me' page. The listing also suggests the handset will be exclusively available on Amazon India. With Nokia 8 price in India as Rs. 36,999, the smartphone will give competition to rivals such as OnePlus 5 and LG G6, which are also priced under Rs. 40,000 and offer similar hardware.Notably, it appears HMD Global is bringing the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant to India, with no mention of the recently spotted 6GB RAM, 128GB storage variant at the moment. Of course, the biggest s..
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  • Nokia 8 has been launched in India. HMD Global launched its flagship at an event in New Delhi on Tuesday, confirming the Nokia 8 price in India - something that had already been revealed by an Amazon listing. The smartphone has several highlight features, including its top-end Snapdragon 835 SoC, its dual rear camera setup and 'bothies' camera feature, as well as its premium unibody design crafted from a single block of 6000 series aluminium. Apart from the Nokia 8 price in India, HMD Global also revealed the Nokia 8 availability in India. Online, the smartphone is an Amazon-exclusive offering, much like the Nokia 6, but it will also be available via offline stores.Nokia 8 price in India, launch offersNokia 8 price in India is Rs. 36,999, which pits it against the OnePlus 5 smartphone. Notably, the OnePlus 5 with 6GB of RAM, 64GB storage is priced at Rs. 32,999, while the 8GB RAM, 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 37,999. On the other hand, the Nokia 8 comes with 4GB of..

    Nokia 8 With Snapdragon 835 SoC, Dual Cameras Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Nokia 8 has been launched in India. HMD Global launched its flagship at an event in New Delhi on Tuesday, confirming the Nokia 8 price in India - something that had already been revealed by an Amazon listing. The smartphone has several highlight features, including its top-end Snapdragon 835 SoC, its dual rear camera setup and 'bothies' camera feature, as well as its premium unibody design crafted from a single block of 6000 series aluminium. Apart from the Nokia 8 price in India, HMD Global also revealed the Nokia 8 availability in India. Online, the smartphone is an Amazon-exclusive offering, much like the Nokia 6, but it will also be available via offline stores.Nokia 8 price in India, launch offersNokia 8 price in India is Rs. 36,999, which pits it against the OnePlus 5 smartphone. Notably, the OnePlus 5 with 6GB of RAM, 64GB storage is priced at Rs. 32,999, while the 8GB RAM, 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 37,999. On the other hand, the Nokia 8 comes with 4GB of..
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  • Oppo on Tuesday launched a new variant in its F3 series of selfie-focused smartphones for the festive season. Called the Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition, the new smartphone shares similar specifications to the original Oppo F3, which was launched in May this year, but comes in a new Red colour. The Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition was being teased by the Chinese company for a while, and it comes as the third limited edition model after the Deepika Padukone Limited Edition and Limited Black Edition that were launched earlier this year.Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition price and availabilityThe Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition comes in a brand new Red colour. It will be available at a price of Rs. 18,990 from September 29 via Amazon and Oppo brand stores across the country. The buyers of Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition will also be eligible to receive a cricket bat signed by Indian Cricket Team as a Diwali gift. The original Oppo F3 variant is priced Rs. 1,000 higher than the price of this limit..

    Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition With Dual Selfie Cameras Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Oppo on Tuesday launched a new variant in its F3 series of selfie-focused smartphones for the festive season. Called the Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition, the new smartphone shares similar specifications to the original Oppo F3, which was launched in May this year, but comes in a new Red colour. The Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition was being teased by the Chinese company for a while, and it comes as the third limited edition model after the Deepika Padukone Limited Edition and Limited Black Edition that were launched earlier this year.Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition price and availabilityThe Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition comes in a brand new Red colour. It will be available at a price of Rs. 18,990 from September 29 via Amazon and Oppo brand stores across the country. The buyers of Oppo F3 Diwali Limited Edition will also be eligible to receive a cricket bat signed by Indian Cricket Team as a Diwali gift. The original Oppo F3 variant is priced Rs. 1,000 higher than the price of this limit..
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  • Lenovo, after launching the K8 Note and K8 Plus, has now launched the third K8-series smartphone, the K8. As expected, the Lenovo K8 is the lowest specced smartphone in the series, and is priced at Rs. 10,499. Unlike the other two Lenovo K8-series smartphones, the all-new Lenovo K8 was announced via Twitter. The smartphone will be an offline-exclusive and is now available to buy via retail stores.The Lenovo K8 is the only smartphone in the series which doesn't sport a dual camera setup. At the back, there's a 13-megapixel single sensor with PDAF and LED flash. To compare, the Lenovo K8 Note sports a 13-megapixel primary sensor along with a 5-megapixel depth sensor, which allows the smartphone to capture depth-of-field effects. The K8 Plus also comes with a similar dual camera setup.The Lenovo K8 is powered by an octa-core Mediatek Helio P20 processor clocked at 2.3GHz coupled with 3GB of RAM. There's 32GB inbuilt storage on board which can be further expanded. It featu..

    Lenovo K8 With 4000mAh Battery, Helio P20 SoC Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Lenovo, after launching the K8 Note and K8 Plus, has now launched the third K8-series smartphone, the K8. As expected, the Lenovo K8 is the lowest specced smartphone in the series, and is priced at Rs. 10,499. Unlike the other two Lenovo K8-series smartphones, the all-new Lenovo K8 was announced via Twitter. The smartphone will be an offline-exclusive and is now available to buy via retail stores.The Lenovo K8 is the only smartphone in the series which doesn't sport a dual camera setup. At the back, there's a 13-megapixel single sensor with PDAF and LED flash. To compare, the Lenovo K8 Note sports a 13-megapixel primary sensor along with a 5-megapixel depth sensor, which allows the smartphone to capture depth-of-field effects. The K8 Plus also comes with a similar dual camera setup.The Lenovo K8 is powered by an octa-core Mediatek Helio P20 processor clocked at 2.3GHz coupled with 3GB of RAM. There's 32GB inbuilt storage on board which can be further expanded. It featu..
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  • Xiaomi has launched a new compact Bluetooth speaker in India. It's called the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 and features two 2.5W speakers that can produce high-fidelity sound over Bluetooth as well as analogue (AUX) connection with your phone, tablet, and PC among others. The Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 will be available at a price of Rs. 1,799 in White colour during the Xiaomi Diwali With Mi Sale.The Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 weighs just 237 grams so it won't be difficult to carry. It features a matte aluminium frame around with a white criss-cross pattern on the front, while the edges are chamfered. The Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 is equipped with an internal microphone that comes with noise reduction while taking calls. In order to receive the calls, the power button needs to be pressed.There is a 5V 1200mAh battery inside the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 that is rated to deliver up to 10 hours of continuous music playback. It can pick up sound in a fr..

    Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 With 10-Hour Battery Life Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Xiaomi has launched a new compact Bluetooth speaker in India. It's called the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 and features two 2.5W speakers that can produce high-fidelity sound over Bluetooth as well as analogue (AUX) connection with your phone, tablet, and PC among others. The Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 will be available at a price of Rs. 1,799 in White colour during the Xiaomi Diwali With Mi Sale.The Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 weighs just 237 grams so it won't be difficult to carry. It features a matte aluminium frame around with a white criss-cross pattern on the front, while the edges are chamfered. The Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 is equipped with an internal microphone that comes with noise reduction while taking calls. In order to receive the calls, the power button needs to be pressed.There is a 5V 1200mAh battery inside the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Basic 2 that is rated to deliver up to 10 hours of continuous music playback. It can pick up sound in a fr..
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  • Telecom minister Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said the Department of Telecom will organise the India Mobile Congress every year which would emerge as a global event in coming years."We want to organise India Mobile Congress every year. We expect that it will emerge as a global event in years to come," Sinha said.The country is hosting the India Mobile Congress for the first time which would provide a platform for mobile, Internet and technology companies.Industry leaders Mukesh Ambani, Sunil Bharti Mittal of Airtel and Kumar Mangalam Birla along with Sinha, Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Oil and Skills Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will attend the three-day event starting Wednesday.Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan and IT Secretary Ajay Prakash Sawhney, Bharti Airtel MD and CEO Gopal Vittal, Vodafone India MD and CEO Sunil Sood and Idea Cellular MD and CEO Himanshu Kapania will also attend the event.Vodafone-Idea Merger on Track for Completion in 2018: Vodafone India CEO"We ..

    India Mobile Congress to Emerge as a Global Event, Says Telecom Minister

    Telecom minister Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said the Department of Telecom will organise the India Mobile Congress every year which would emerge as a global event in coming years."We want to organise India Mobile Congress every year. We expect that it will emerge as a global event in years to come," Sinha said.The country is hosting the India Mobile Congress for the first time which would provide a platform for mobile, Internet and technology companies.Industry leaders Mukesh Ambani, Sunil Bharti Mittal of Airtel and Kumar Mangalam Birla along with Sinha, Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Oil and Skills Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will attend the three-day event starting Wednesday.Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan and IT Secretary Ajay Prakash Sawhney, Bharti Airtel MD and CEO Gopal Vittal, Vodafone India MD and CEO Sunil Sood and Idea Cellular MD and CEO Himanshu Kapania will also attend the event.Vodafone-Idea Merger on Track for Completion in 2018: Vodafone India CEO"We ..
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  • Zopo on Wednesday launched its new Flash X1 and Flash X2 budget-segment smartphones with near bezel-less displays and taller-than-usual aspect ratio of 18:9 in India. The Zopo Flash X1 and Flash X2 have been priced by the company at Rs. 6,999 and Rs. 8,999 respectively and will be made available for purchase in October. However, the company is still looking for an exclusive tie-up with a partner to sell the new smartphones online in the country.The highlight feature on both new Zopo smartphones is their "Infinity" display that comes with a near bezel-less design and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Zopo Flash X1 and Flash X2 feature 83 percent screen-to-body ratio, which has been claimed to provide an immersive experience to the users. Notably, these features seem to be inspired from the latest flagships from Samsung. While the Zopo Flash X1 sports a 5.5-inch display with screen resolution of 640x1280 pixels, the Flash X2 packs a 5.99-inch display with 720x1440 pixels display.Coming to t..

    Zopo Flash X1, Flash X2 With ‘Infinity’ Displays Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Zopo on Wednesday launched its new Flash X1 and Flash X2 budget-segment smartphones with near bezel-less displays and taller-than-usual aspect ratio of 18:9 in India. The Zopo Flash X1 and Flash X2 have been priced by the company at Rs. 6,999 and Rs. 8,999 respectively and will be made available for purchase in October. However, the company is still looking for an exclusive tie-up with a partner to sell the new smartphones online in the country.The highlight feature on both new Zopo smartphones is their "Infinity" display that comes with a near bezel-less design and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Zopo Flash X1 and Flash X2 feature 83 percent screen-to-body ratio, which has been claimed to provide an immersive experience to the users. Notably, these features seem to be inspired from the latest flagships from Samsung. While the Zopo Flash X1 sports a 5.5-inch display with screen resolution of 640x1280 pixels, the Flash X2 packs a 5.99-inch display with 720x1440 pixels display.Coming to t..
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  • LG on Wednesday launched a new K-Series smartphone in India, as it had announced earlier this week. While the LG K3 (2017) and LG K4 (2017) were expected to launch, the company has launched a brand new phone instead - the LG K7i. The biggest highlight of the smartphone is its 'Mosquito Away' technology. The LG K7i comes with an additional rear cover bundled in the box that can be placed on the phone when required - it features a speaker that produces ultrasonic frequencies said to drive mosquitoes away. The smartphone is otherwise a budget offering, and runs Android Marshmallow. The LG K7i was launched at the side-lines of Day 1 of the India Mobile Congress, being held in New Delhi.LG K7i price in IndiaThe LG K7i price in India is Rs. 7,990, and the smartphone will be available across retail outlets in the country. The company has not detailed any launch offers for the smartphone, which will be made available in its Brown colour variant in India. Commenting on the launch, Am..

    LG K7i With ‘Mosquito Away’ Technology Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    LG on Wednesday launched a new K-Series smartphone in India, as it had announced earlier this week. While the LG K3 (2017) and LG K4 (2017) were expected to launch, the company has launched a brand new phone instead - the LG K7i. The biggest highlight of the smartphone is its 'Mosquito Away' technology. The LG K7i comes with an additional rear cover bundled in the box that can be placed on the phone when required - it features a speaker that produces ultrasonic frequencies said to drive mosquitoes away. The smartphone is otherwise a budget offering, and runs Android Marshmallow. The LG K7i was launched at the side-lines of Day 1 of the India Mobile Congress, being held in New Delhi.LG K7i price in IndiaThe LG K7i price in India is Rs. 7,990, and the smartphone will be available across retail outlets in the country. The company has not detailed any launch offers for the smartphone, which will be made available in its Brown colour variant in India. Commenting on the launch, Am..
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  • Lava on Thursday launched its new budget smartphone, called the Z60, in India at a price of Rs. 6,499. While the handset falls in the affordable price segment, it runs Android 7.0 Nougat and comes with a 'Bokeh Mode', which is achieved through the smartphone's software rather than a dual camera setup. Lava Z60 has been launched by the company in Gold and Black colours.Directly jumping into the specifications, the dual-SIM Lava Z60 runs the company's own Star OS 4.1 UI based on Android 7.0 Nougat and sports a 5-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) display with a pixel density of 196ppi. It is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.1GHz coupled with 1GB RAM. In terms of optics, the Lava Z60 comes with a 5-megapixel rear camera with flash support and a 5-megapixel camera at front, also with flash support.As mentioned earlier, the company says that it is offering 'Bokeh Mode' feature with the smartphone, which allows users to blur the background to make their ..

    Lava Z60 With Android 7.0 Nougat and ‘Bokeh Mode’ Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    Lava on Thursday launched its new budget smartphone, called the Z60, in India at a price of Rs. 6,499. While the handset falls in the affordable price segment, it runs Android 7.0 Nougat and comes with a 'Bokeh Mode', which is achieved through the smartphone's software rather than a dual camera setup. Lava Z60 has been launched by the company in Gold and Black colours.Directly jumping into the specifications, the dual-SIM Lava Z60 runs the company's own Star OS 4.1 UI based on Android 7.0 Nougat and sports a 5-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) display with a pixel density of 196ppi. It is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.1GHz coupled with 1GB RAM. In terms of optics, the Lava Z60 comes with a 5-megapixel rear camera with flash support and a 5-megapixel camera at front, also with flash support.As mentioned earlier, the company says that it is offering 'Bokeh Mode' feature with the smartphone, which allows users to blur the background to make their ..
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