4G

  • Motorola's new Moto E launched: 4.5-inch display, front camera, Android 5.0 Lollipop, 4G; prices start at $120 3 days ago

    New York: Motorola is updating its low-cost smartphone, the Moto E, as it targets first-time smartphone buyers worldwide. Among the improvements over last year's model: The camera now has auto-focusing, whereas the older model had a fixed-focus lens that didn't compensate for how far away the subject was. The new Moto...
  • Only 13 per cent Indian subscribers on 3G and 4G networks: Facebook 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Only 13 per cent of subscribers in India are using 3G and 4G networks even as high speed mobile data services are being around for over two years, a study by Facebook-led internet.org said today. According to the report, India stands at the bottom when it comes to mobile...
  • Videocon Mobile to soon launch 4G mobile phones in India 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Videocon Mobile Phones, the handset brand of the $4 billion Videocon Group, is mulling a rollout of its fourth generation (4G)-enabled mobile phones in the next couple of months, a top official said. "We are working on 4G enabled handsets and it will be out in the next two...
  • Google rolls out 4G-enabled Nexus 9 32GB tablet in India at Rs 43,073 February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Google has unveiled its 4G LTE Nexus 9 tablet in India at a price of Rs 43,073 which is available on Amazon for purchase. The WiFi, 4G LTE compatible, 32GB tablet sports an 8.9-inch screen with an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 1.6-megapixel front camera. With the latest Android...
  • Samsung launches affordable 4G smartphones in India at Rs 9,900 onwards February 16, 2015

    Bangkok: Facing growing competition from brands like Micromax and Xiaomi, Samsung launched the Galaxy J1 4G - to be priced at Rs 9,900 in India - as the Korean electronics giant looks to protect its turf in one of the world's fastest growing smartphone markets. It launched two other 4G enabled...
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G available on Flipkart without registration from February 12 February 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Starting today, Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4G is available on Flipkart without pre-registration, the company announced on Twitter.The Redmi Note 4G was launched later last year and until now buyers would need to go through a registration process to grab one. However, the world's third largest smartphone vendor has...
  • Mamata Banerjee inaugurates Bengal's first free global WiFi zone February 6, 2015

    Kolkata:West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday inaugurated the state's first free WiFi zone in Kolkata, which is soon poised to become India's first WiFi city. "Communication is a major (requisite) now-a-days and it has been our goal to make Bengal a knowledge hub," Banerjee told media persons here during the...
  • Lenovo launches the A6000 4G smartphone in India at Rs 6999 January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Lenovo has announced the launch of is A6000 smartphone in the Indian market. Priced at Rs 6999, the Lenovo A6000 is claimed to be "India's most affordable 4G LTE smartphone." Lenovo has partnered with Flipkart to sell the A6000 in the Indian market. The phone will go on sale...
  • Airtel opens bookings for Redmi Note to push its 4G services January 1, 2015

    New Delhi: To give a fillip to its super fast fourth-generation mobile services, Bharti Airtel has tied up with Chinese handset maker Xiaomi to provide 4G device Redmi Note at a price of Rs 9,999 in six cities, including the National Capital. The operator provides 4G services in 16 cities but...
  • India likely to have 10-15 million 4G subscribers by December 2015: Report December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: With more operators launching the super-fast fourth-generation mobile services next year, the 4G subscriber base is expected to reach 10-15 million by December 2015 in the country, consultancy firm PwC has said. "We expect 4G LTE subscribers to reach 10-15 million by December 2015 driven by competitive pricing, superior...
  • Huawei to launch 4G smartphones below Rs 10,000 within 6 months December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: To cash in on the next generation high-speed mobile data services, Chinese telecom gear maker Huawei said it has plans to launch 4G smartphones for less than Rs 10,000 within six months. "We are largest owner of essential patents for 4G technology. The essential patents are technology required to...
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G version launched in India at Rs 9,999 November 24, 2014

    New Delhi: World's third largest smartphone vendor Xiaomi is keen on investing in start-ups in India and is scouting for opportunities in Bangalore and Delhi-NCR as it looks to add new features and services to its products. "Innovation is the key at Xiaomi. We want to build an ecosystem of innovation...
  • Gionee V6L, P5L: Gionee launches 4G smartphones in India at Rs 10,000 onwards November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese handset maker Gionee announced the launch of four new 4G LTE smartphones, priced Rs 10,000 onwards, as operators gear up for nationwide launch of next generation wireless services. From next year onwards, all Gionee devices priced above Rs 10,000 range will be LTE enabled. "Gionee has always kept itself...
  • Idea planning to launch 4G services in India October 28, 2014

    Kochi: Idea Cellular is working on the launch of 4G service in the country and as and when the ecosystem develops, it will be rolled out, a top official today said. The operator had registered an over Rs 1,000 crore mobile data revenue during the second quarter of the fiscal. "We...
  • Ericsson bags 4G network deal from Bharti Airtel October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Swedish telecom gear firm Ericsson on Thursday said that it has signed a LTE or 4G network deal with country's largest mobile operator Bharti Airtel. The company, however, refused to share more information on the deal including the financial and circle details. "Airtel...
  • Aircel launches 4G services in Tamil Nadu, Jammu & Kashmir August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Telecom operator Aircel today launched 4G services in Tamil Nadu and Jammu & Kashmir, becoming the only private telecom operator to offer all the three existing technologies of 2G, 3G and 4G in these markets. "We are delighted to now bring highest speed 4G LTE (long term evaluation)...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy S5 4G in India at Rs 53,500 July 19, 2014

    New Delhi: South Korean electronics giant Samsung launched a 4G compatible variant of its Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone in India priced at Rs 53,500. The Samsung Galaxy S5 4G will be available in the markets in India from July 20. "We are excited to introduce our first 4G variant...
  • Here's why 4G technology will take another two years to gain momentum in India June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: It has been quite some time that the Indian telecom industry is talking about the fourth generation (4G) technology but is the market and the subscribers ready for it? Experts feel it will take another couple of years for 4G to gain steam and become a mass product...
  • Reliance to launch the muchawaited 4G broadband services in 2015 June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries today said it will invest Rs 1.8 lakh crore across businesses in the next three years and launch the muchawaited 4G broadband services in 2015 as it looks to breakinto top 50 companies of the world. RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani, the world's richest energy billionaire, unveiled his vision...
  • Reliance to launch its 4G network in the next few months June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries Limited had its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday where Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that the next three years will be transformational for the company. Some of the big takeaways from the AGM were that Reliance will be launching its 4G broadband network in the next few months....
  • Airtel launches 4G services on mobile in Kolkata June 18, 2014

    Kolkata: Bharti Airtel said on Tuesday it has launched 4G services on mobile in Kolkata with plans for prepaid customers starting at Rs 42. The company had launched 4G service in Kolkata in 2012 which could be accessed through only dongles. "With the roll out of Airtel 4G services on mobile, customers...
  • Investors conclave: UP government signs deals worth Rs 35,000 crore June 12, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday signed 20 initial agreements with corporates entailing investments worth Rs 35,000 crore. These MoUs include a pact with Reliance Jio for providing 4G services and commitments worth Rs 2,100 crore from the ITC group in multiple sectors. The Amity group has also signed a pact with...
  • Nokia achieves record 4G speed; lets you download a fulllength highdefinition movie in 11 seconds June 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Finnish telecom firm Nokia today said it demonstrated a record 4G speed that enables a highdefinition movie to be downloaded in only 11 seconds. The speed attained by Nokia on a South Korean network is 400 times faster than the top 4G options offered by telecom operators in India. "Nokia...
  • Videocon ties up with Huawei for 4G rollout June 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Videocon Telecom has tied up with Chinese equipment firm Huawei Technologies for rolling out 4G network in six out of its 7 service areas. "Videocon Telecom is rolling out LTEready Packet Core network from Huawei in 6 telecom circles in India. This network will provide a larger data coverage...
  • Airtel launches 4G services in Ludhiana May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel launched its fourth generation (4G) services in Ludhiana, with plans for postpaid mobile users starting at Rs 100. Ludhiana becomes second city in Punjab after Mohali where the country's largest mobile operator is offering 4G services. Airtel has services also in Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Chandigarh and...
  • SC seeks Centre's reply on PIL against 4G licences to Reliance May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Firday sought response of the Centre and telecom regulator TRAI on a PIL filed by an NGO challenging grant of 4G licences to Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd (RJIL). A bench of Justices HL Dattu and SA Bobde issued notice to the Centre, Telecom...
  • Videocon to offer 4G Internet services at 2G, 3G rates May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Telecom operator Videocon Telecom today said it will offer ultrafast 4G mobile Internet services at existing 2G and 3G prices. "We will be offering 4G at 2G, 3G rates," Videocon Telecom Director and Chief Executive Officer Arvind Bali said on sidelines of the LTE India event here. Videocon at present...
  • Lowcost devices, 4G networks drive smartphone sales May 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Smartphone shipments rose in Q1 of 2014, driven by strong demand in emerging markets, availability of lowcost devices and the proliferation of 4G networks, even as reduced consumer spending after the holiday season affected handset sales, according to research firm IDC. Global smartphone sales grew 28.6 per cent...