MICROMAX

  • Micromax Canvas Spark with 4.7-inch display, 8MP camera launched at Rs 4,999 in India 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax has finally launched its new low-cost smartphone - the Canvas Spark - in India. It will be available exclusively on Snapdeal at a price of Rs 4,999. The Canvas Spark features a 4.7-inch qHD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 that makes the screen scratch-resistant. It...
  • Micromax Canvas Spark: The new low-cost smartphone coming to India today 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax is all set to launch its new affordable smartphone - the Canvas Spark - in India on April 21. The media invite received from the company clearly states the launch of the Canvas Spark. "Be the first to get your hands on the Micromax Canvas Spark! Join us...
  • Micromax Canvas Spark: The new low-cost smartphone coming to India tomorrow 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax is all set to launch its new affordable smartphone - the Canvas Spark - in India on April 21. The media invite received from the company clearly states the launch of the Canvas Spark. "Be the first to get your hands on the Micromax Canvas Spark! Join us...
  • Micromax to launch low-cost Canvas Spark smartphone on April 21 in India April 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax is all set to launch its new affordable smartphone - the Canvas Spark - in India on April 21. The media invite received from the company clearly states the launch of the Canvas Spark. "Be the first to get your hands on the Micromax Canvas Spark! Join us...
  • Micromax to roll out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to Unite 2 from April 7 April 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax will start rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Micromax Unite 2 starting April 7. The update on the Unite 2 will be rolled out via OTA (over the air) and users can follow a simple process to get the updates on their devices. When connected...
  • Micromax Bolt S300, Bolt D320 launched at Rs 3,300 onwards in India March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the launch of its two most affordable 3G smartphones under its Bolt series - the Bolt S300 and Bolt D320 - which are priced at Rs 3,300 onwards. The Micromax Bolt S300 is powered by a 1GHz processor, 512 MB RAM and has dual-SIM support. It...
  • Micromax rolls out Canvas Juice 2 with 3000mAh battery, priced at Rs 8,999 March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: In continuation with offering affordable smartphones with long lasting battery backup, Micromax has rolled out its latest Canvas Juice 2 that boasts of a 3000mAh battery, which the company says, can give a standby time of more than 18 days. The Micromax Canvas Juice 2 sports a 5-inch HD...
  • Micromax rolls out Canvas Selfie A255 with 13-megapixel rear, front cameras at Rs 15,999 in India March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the price of its selfie-friendly smartphone in India, the Micromax Canvas Selfie A255, which will sell at Rs 15,999. The smartphone, a latest in Micromax's Canvas series, featuring a 13-megapixel camera both in the front and rear, was first announced later last year. The smartphone has...
  • Samsung losing grip of Indian tablet market after leading it in 2014: Report February 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung is still the leader in Indian tablet market with 19.2 per cent share in 2014, but the Korean electronics giant's grip on the segment is slipping, CyberMedia Research (CMR) said today. Overall, the tablet market in India fell by 9.2 per cent to 3.89 million units shipped in...
  • Google starts rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to Android One phones in India February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Android One users in India have a reason to rejoice now. Google has started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to Android One handsets in India. "To those with Android One phones in India, here's where we are with the over-the-air (OTA) update that will bring Android Lollipop to...
  • Indian smartphone market declines for the first time in Q4 2014: Report February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: In a first, the country's smartphone market fell by 4 per cent in the October-December period last year as compared with the previous quarter, research firm IDC said today. Overall, mobile phone shipments in one of the world's fastest growing handset markets stood at 64.3 million units in Q4...
  • Micromax Canvas Pep with a 4.5-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera launched at Rs 5,999 in India February 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched its new budget smartphone - Canvas Pep, which is priced at Rs 5,999. The phone has a 4.5-inch FWVGA display and runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat. The phone is available for purchase across online and offline stores. The dual-SIM phone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core...
  • Micromax Bolt A82 available online for Rs 5,499; supports 20 Indian languages February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax Bolt A82 smartphone is now available for purchase on e-commerce site HomeShop18 for a price of Rs 5,499. The latest in Micromax's Bolt series, this smartphone comes pre-loaded with 20 Indian languages. The Bolt A82 features a 5-inch screen with a resolution of 854x480 pixels. At its heart is...
  • Micromax Bolt A82 with support for 20 Indian languages listed online; coming soon February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax has released the Bolt A82 smartphone - the latest in its Bolt series - that comes pre-loaded with 20 Indian languages. The Bolt A82 features a 5-inch screen with a resolution of 854x480 pixels. At its heart is a 1.3GHz dual-core processor. It has a 5-megapixel rear camera...
  • Micromax appoints former Amazon executive Ashish Agrawal as chief technology officer February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Ashish Agrawal has been appointed as the chief technology officer (CTO) of homegrown handset maker Micromax. Before joining the Gurgaon-based phonemaker, Agrawal worked as the CTO for mobile and cloud services player Sirqul. Agrawal has 16 years of experience in mobile, e-Commerce, payments, web services and large scale distributed...
  • Samsung leads Indian mobile phone market, but losing grip: Report February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung may be the leader in the burgeoning Indian mobile market, but the Korean handset giant is losing ground in one of the world's largest markets as it faces stiff competition from rivals like Micromax, Karbonn, Lava and Microsoft (Nokia). According to the latest data from CyberMedia Research (CMR),...
  • Micromax Joy X1800, X1850: Micromax launches two new phones at Rs 699 onwards February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Mobile handset major Micromax has unveiled two new low-cost devices, with prices starting at Rs 699, as it targets consumers looking for affordable devices as back-ups to their smartphones. The first device - Joy X1800 - has a 1.76 inch screen, 750 mAh battery, 0.08MP camera, expandable memory up...
  • Micromax is now India's No.1 smartphone maker, overtakes Samsung: Report February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Budget smartphone maker Micromax leapfrogged South Korea's Samsung Electronics to become the leading supplier in India's booming smartphone market for the first time in the fourth quarter, research firm Canalys said. In a report issued on February 3, Canalys said Micromax, based near New Delhi, accounted for 22 per cent...
  • Micromax Yureka smartphone goes on sale in India at Rs 8,999 January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax's Yureka smartphone that was announced in December last year is now available for purchase in India. The phone is exclusively available on Amazon.in for Rs 8,999. The company put 10,000 units on sale that Amazon claims "flew fast". The phone is currently (at the time of writing...
  • Micromax plans up to $500 million IPO: Report January 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Micromax Informatics, India's second-largest smartphone maker, plans to raise as much as $500 million through a stock market listing in its financial year beginning in April, the Economic Times newspaper reported on Saturday. Micromax, which entered the Indian handset market in 2008 with cheap large-screen phones, will sell a minority...
  • Ban on sale of OnePlus One handsets in India lifted by Delhi HC December 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court lifted the December 16 ban on sale of OnePlus handsets embedded with Cyanogen software and asked its single judge who had passed the earlier order, to hear it afresh two weeks from now. A bench headed by Justice Pradeep Nandrajog while setting aside the single...
  • Micromax Yureka vs OnePlus One: Cyanogen has not been fair to both the companies, observes Delhi HC December 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese phonemaker Shenzhen OnePlus Technology told the Delhi high court that its version of the Cyanogen operating system (OS) is different from the one that Micromax has an exclusive licence to for use in India. Shenzhen was recently restrained by the High Court from selling its devices in India...
  • Micromax launches Cyanogen-based Yureka smartphone at Rs 8,999 in India December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the launch of its first smartphone under the Yu brand. Named Yureka, the phone carries a price tag of Rs 8,999. The Micromax Yureka runs Cyanogen OS which is based on Android 4.4.4 operating system. According to Micromax, the Yureka will be one of the...