Handsets

  • BlackBerry may consider exiting handset business 10-04-2014 12:27 PM

    New York: BlackBerry Ltd would consider exiting its handset business if it remains unprofitable, its chief executive officer said on Wednesday, as the technology company looks to expand its corporate reach with investments, acquisitions and partnerships. "If I cannot make money on handsets, I will not be in the handset...
  • Gionee aims to be one of the top 7 handset makers in India 23-02-2014 04:46 PM

    Barcelona: Chinese handset maker Gionee is aiming to be one of the top seven players in India by the end of this year. "We have been receiving very good response for our smartphone range. The E Life series is very popular with camera savvy people. We are aiming to be...
  • Nokia shareholders approve sale of handset business to Microsoft 20-11-2013 10:21 AM

    Helsinki: Nokia shareholders approved the sale of the company's mobile phone business to Microsoft, deciding the deal's financial benefits outweighed objections by a minority of investors upset by the sale of a Finnish national asset. An overwhelming majority of shareholders at a meeting in Helsinki on Tuesday supported the deal,...
  • New radiation rule on mobile handsets effective from September 1 01-09-2013 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: Companies manufacturing or importing mobile phones for sale in India will have to ensure that the handsets are compliant with new radiation norms that will be effective from September 1. As per the new rule put in place by Telecom Ministry, the exposure of radiation emitted from a...
  • Nokia 105: Nokia launches cheapest entry level handset at Rs 1,249 10-04-2013 09:09 AM

    Hyderabad: Mobile phone maker Nokia today announced the launch of its most affordable handset - Nokia 105 - in the Indian market aimed at first time buyers. Priced at Rs 1,249, the phone is a colourful introduction to the Nokia range for first time buyers and is lowest priced colour...
  • Samsung sells 500 handsets every minute 07-01-2013 06:13 PM

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  • Windows Phone 8 users complain about random reboots, poor battery life 19-11-2012 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: It's not even been a month that Windows phone 8 handsets hit store shelves and users have started complaining about Windows Phone 8-powered HTC and Nokia handsets. In a thread over at WPCentral with over 143 replies, numerous HTC 8X users have reported that handsets randomly reboot while...
  • G'Five slashes mobile handset prices by up to 30 pc 03-01-2012 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: Mobile handset maker G'Five today said it has slashed product prices between 10-30 per cent across the board against the current trend of hiking rates by competitors due to depreciating rupee. "G'Five is one of the biggest manufacture of mobile handsets in China. Unlike other companies, we don't...
  • Micromax eyes entry into bn dollar revenue club 01-01-2012 01:12 PM

    New Delhi: Fresh from a management rejig and a shift in strategy to enhance focus on smarter devices, homegrown handset maker Micromax is now looking at joining the billion dollar revenue club in the next few years. The company recently roped in senior executives from Airtel, HTC and Sony Ericsson...
  • 'Samsung eyes 15 pc rise in handset sales next year' 27-12-2011 04:34 PM

    Seoul: South Korea's Samsung Electronics aims to raise its global handset sales by 15 percent next year by boosting its smartphone sales, putting it in a closer race with bigger rival Nokia, a local newspaper said on Tuesday. Samsung dethroned iPhone maker Apple Inc as the world's top smartphone vendor...
  • Samsung sells over 300 mn mobile handsets in 2011 11-12-2011 12:18 PM

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd said on Sunday its annual mobile handset sales this year had exceeded 300 million units for the first time in the company's history. The world's second largest handset maker by volume said in a statement it had broken its sales record by the end of...
  • IAF to provide 3G phones to its personnel 14-03-2011 05:52 PM

    New Delhi: Come June, around 80,000 Indian Air Force personnel would be provided with high-end mobile phones in a move aimed at ensuring that they remain connected with their bases round-the-clock through an exclusive 3G wireless service. In the first phase of the Rs 300 crore programme, the latest HCL-made...
  • Mobile phones to cost more from April 1 28-02-2011 07:52 PM

    New Delhi: Mobile handset prices will become more expensive as Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday announced one percent hike in the Central Excise duty for 130 items, including phones. Come April 1 and central excise duty on mobile phones will be raised from the current 4 per cent to...
  • Motorola splits into two firms 04-01-2011 02:49 PM

    New York: Motorola breaks into two entities Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions on Tuesday. Motorola's mobile unit includes handsets and set-top boxes that will continue to do business under the name Motorola Mobility, while the remaining Motorola changes its name to Motorola Solutions. It will sell police radios and barcode...
  • LG launches new mid range handset 27-02-2009 10:07 PM

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  • Customer wins case against Nokia 30-12-2006 08:33 PM

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  • Mobile community gathering momentum 05-11-2006 08:47 PM

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  • Mobile handsets turn fashionable 29-08-2006 02:43 PM

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