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  • Karbonn Sparkle V review: This Android One phone is like a Bollywood masala potboiler October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: One of the major differences between marrying a guy your parents picked out for you versus dating the college hottie is the thrill of chase and rebellion. Your 'susheel' husband might not sport 6-pack abs, or gel his hair with the precision of television commercials, but more likely...
  • India can be a tough market for Google's Android One October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Google's ambitious move to address the fragmented Android ecosystem with its Anrdoid One devices will help in redefining the affordable smartphone segment, but the Indian market will be a tough call for the US-based tech giant, feels research firm IDC. Last month, Google launched Android One range of...
  • New Android One smartphones may hit the Indian market by December September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Enthused by the initial response to Google's Android One, handset makers Karbonn, Spice and Intex are gearing up for round two with a slew of smartphone launches beginning December this year. The first set of Android One devices were launched last week, priced Rs 6,299 onwards by Micromax,...
  • Is the Android One best value for your money? September 18, 2014

    The first Android One phones have arrived. Google has launched the first set of three phones under its Android One project in India at a price starting at Rs 6,299. The first Android One devices to be available in India are the Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V and the...
  • Why Google's Android One can change the smartphone market September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Google on Monday launched in India three Android One phones capable of Internet access at prices starting at Rs 6,299, as it looks to win customers in the world's fastest growing smartphone market with low prices and better quality software. Powered by Google's Android operating system, the handsets, made...
  • Android One users in India can soon watch YouTube videos offline September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: YouTube users in India will soon be able to save videos from the Googleowned service, making it possible to watch them offline, and the feature will eventually be available globally, the company said Monday. The feature will be available through the YouTube app on Google's new Android One smartphones...
  • Google's Android One phones come to India at Rs 6,299: Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V, Spice Dream Uno September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The first Android One phones have arrived. Google has launched the first set of three phones under its Android One project in India at a price starting at Rs 6,299. The first Android One devices to be available in India are the Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V...
  • Google launches Android One phones in India, priced at Rs 6299 onwards September 15, 2014

    Update: Google's Android One phones come to India at Rs 6,299: Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V, Spice Dream Uno New Delhi: Google has launched the first smartphones under its Android One project in India, pricing them at around Rs 6,299 to capture the lowcost segment of the world's fastest growing...
  • Why Samsung is afraid of Android One September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Google's partnership with three Indian phone makers is set to rev up fastgrowing demand for lower priced smartphones, and spell more trouble for Samsung Electronics which is rapidly losing share in emerging markets. Micromax Infomatics, Karbonn Mobiles and Spice Group are the first phone manufacturers to sign up for Google's...
  • Google expected to launch subRs 6000 Android One smartphones in India on September 15 September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Google is expected to launch its muchawaited sub$100 (around Rs 6,000) smartphones in India this month, which will further intensify competition in the booming multibillion dollar smart devices market here. According to an invite sent by the company, Google will make "an exciting new announcement" on September 15. Sources...
  • Karbonn Mobiles expects to go public by 2016 August 26, 2014

    Bangalore: Karbonn Mobiles, the thirdlargest smartphone maker in India, expects to go public by 2016 as it bets on sales of Android devices made in partnership with Google Inc to boost revenue growth. "Frankly, I've been delaying it for the last couple of years because I wanted to know my valuation...
  • Karbonn Titanium S19 with a 5inch HD display, Android 4.4 KitKat, 13MP camera launched in India at Rs 8,999 August 20, 2014

    Karbonn Titanium S19 New Delhi: Karbonn has launched what is claimed to be a selfie phone the Titanium S19. The phone features a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. The camera features Voice Capture and Live Photo Mode, a builtin BSI Sensor to help users take...
  • Karbonn A5 Turbo, Karbonn A1+ Super lowcost Android smartphones launched in India at Rs 3,290, Rs 3,490 August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Homegrown smartphone player Karbonn has launched two new lowcost smartphones Karbonn A1+ Super and Karbonn A5 Turbo in India. The former is priced at Rs 3,490, while the latter is available for Rs 3,290. Karbonn A1+ Super runs Android 4.4 KitKat and features a 1.3 GHz dualcore...
  • All about Android One and Google's partnership with Micromax, Karbonn and Spice June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Google has announced it will introduce sub$100 (about Rs 6,000) smartphones, starting with India, by October this year as the tech giant eyes the next one billion Android users. The device will be produced by homegrown handset maker Micromax along Karbonn and Spice for India, which is the world's...
  • Google announces Android One initiative; partners with Micromax, Karbonn, Spice to launch low-cost smartphones in India June 25, 2014

    San Francisco: Google on Wednesday announced it is working on a low-cost smartphone aimed at emerging markets as part of an initiative called Android One. The Android-powered handset will be built with a basic set of features including FM radio, have a screen slightly smaller than five inches and be priced...
  • Karbonn Titanium S99 with Android 4.4 KitKat, 5MP camera launched in India at Rs 5,990 June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Karbonn has launched its new lowcost Android smartphone in India. Priced at Rs 5,990, the Karbonn Titanium S99 has a 4inch display and runs Android KitKat. It has 512MB of RAM and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quadcore CPU. The phone features a 5 megapixel rear camera and...
  • Karbonn Titanium Hexa with 6core 1.47 GHz processor up for preorder on Amazon at Rs 16,990 May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Amazon India has listed the Karbonn Titanium Hexa for preorder on its website at a price of Rs 16,990. Amazon is also including a Plantronics ML2 Bluetooth headset for free as a special preorder offer. The Titanium Hexa is powered by a sixcore 1.47 GHz MediaTek MT6591 processor...