Micromax

  • Micromax plans to buy a stake in South Korean smartphone company Pantech: Sources 14-04-2014 12:28 PM

    Seoul: India's No.2 smartphone marker Micromax Informatics Ltd has expressed interest in buying a stake in South Korean peer Pantech Co Ltd as part of its drive to expand overseas and go upmarket, two sources said on Monday. Pantech, South Korea's No.3 smartphone maker, has been under a debt-restructuring programme...
  • Microsoft partners with Micromax to offer Windows Phone 8.1 devices 04-04-2014 12:02 PM

    New Delhi; Tech giant Microsoft has partnered with India's homegrown handset maker Micromax to offer Windows 8.1-powered operating system (OS) smartphones in the country, which is considered one of the leaders in emerging markets for smart devices. The deal - that was announced yesterday at Microsoft's BUILD conference in San...
  • Micromax Canvas Blaze HD EG116 with 5-inch display, 8MP camera available online for Rs 15,999 04-03-2014 01:15 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched a new smartphone - Canvas Blaze HD EG116 - in India at Rs 15,999. It is a dual SIM phone and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core processor. The phone is available on e-commerce site Snapdeal.com for Rs 15,999. The website...
  • Micromax launches 7-inch Funbook P280 tablet at Rs 4,650 13-02-2014 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched its new tablet - the Funbook P280 - that comes with a detachable keyboard. The new tablet has a 7-inch display and is powered by a 1GHz Cortex A8 processor. It is packed with a 2400 mAh battery. Running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, the...
  • Micromax Canvas Turbo Mini A200 with 4.69-inch display, 8MP camera available online for Rs 14,490 27-01-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax has silently introduced its new smartphone - Canvas Turbo Mini A200 - which is available on e-commerce site Flipkart.com for Rs 14,490. The website says the phone will be delivered in 2-3 business days. This dual SIM (GSM + GSM) phone runs Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) and...
  • Micromax MAd A94 with 4.5-inch display launched in India at Rs 8,490 18-01-2014 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched its new smartphone - Micromax MAd A94 - in India. Priced at Rs 8,490, the phone sports a 4.5-inch touchscreen, a 5 megapixel rear and a 5 megapixel front camera. The smartphone is equipped with a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and a 1800 mAh battery....
  • Micromax to price dual-boot LapTab under Rs 30,000 13-01-2014 04:37 PM

    Las Vegas: Indian smartphone maker Micromax's dual-operating system tablet Laptab will be priced under $500 (about Rs 30,000) and will be available in the domestic market next month. Its latest offering, which runs on both Windows 8 and Android 4.2.2 JellyBean, was unveiled at the International Consumer Electronics Show 2014...
  • Micromax LapTab unveiled, runs both Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and Windows 8 07-01-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax unveiled LapTab, its first dual-boot tablet powered by Intel, at CES 2014. The company will officially launch the LapTab in early February. Powered by an Intel processor (Bay Trail-M), the device supports both Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS and Windows 8. Users would need to simply reboot...
  • Micromax launches GSM-CDMA dual-SIM Canvas Blaze at Rs 11,000 19-12-2013 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: Indian mobile handset company Micromax launched dual-SIM smartphone Canvas Blaze that includes one slot supporting MTS' CDMA network, for about Rs 11,000. Canvas Blaze will have one sim slot that will work on 3G equivalent CDMA network of MTS and the other will support GSM sim which can...
  • Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 with 5-inch display, 8MP camera available online for Rs 12,799 17-12-2013 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: Micromax silently introduced a new smartphone - Canvas 2.2 A114 - which has a 5.5-inch (960 x 540) display. The phone is available on Flipkart.com for Rs 12799. The website says the phone will be delivered in 4-5 business days. This dual SIM (GSM+GSM) phone runs Android v4.2...
  • How 'cheap' Micromax is planning to go upmarket, global 13-12-2013 10:00 AM

    New Delhi: Micromax, which has become India's No. 2 smartphone brand just five years after selling its first handset - a Rs 1500 made-in-China model - is looking to go upmarket and overseas. The unlisted company sold 6.8 million phones in the July-September quarter including 2.2 million smartphones, and is...
  • What hybrid device is Micromax coming up with? 04-12-2013 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: With the view to catch up with its rivals and compete with the growing competition, Micromax is planning to introduce a new product, which the company believes is a potential blockbuster. In an interview with Rohin Dharmakumar of Forbes India, a top Microsoft executive said that the company...
  • Can Micromax become India's leading smartphone maker? 02-12-2013 06:57 PM

    On August 29, 2012, as JK Shin, president of samsung Electronics, unveiled Galaxy Note 2, the second iteration of his company's flagship 'phablet' smartphone series, in Berlin, a guerrilla shipment of 10,000 similar devices was selling big in stores across India. It had been brought in only a week ago....
  • Micromax Bolt A61 with 4-inch display goes on sale for Rs 4,999 01-12-2013 03:05 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax silently launched its new, low-cost Android smartphone - Bolt A61. The phone is available on the official site for Rs 4,999. The phone runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is powered by a 1GHz processor coupled with 256MB RAM. It has a 4-inch display and a 2...
  • Micromax vs Ericsson: Competition Commission of India to investigate 29-11-2013 01:11 PM

    Stockholm: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) is to investigate Swedish telecoms equipment maker Ericsson in regard to a dispute over charges levied on Indian group Micromax for the use of Ericsson's patents. Ericsson had sued Micromax in March 2013 for patent infringement and the Indian company responded by filing...
  • BlackBerry partners with Micromax, Spice, Zen, Celkon for BBM 28-11-2013 10:33 AM

    New Delhi: After introducing popular BBM to Android and iOS users, BlackBerry said it will partner handset makers from India, like Micromax, Spice and Zen, other nations to pre-install the popular messaging app on their smartphones. With the BBM app coming pre-installed, users can directly engage with other BBM users...
  • Micromax Canvas Juice A77 with 5-inch display available online for Rs 7,999 26-11-2013 04:40 PM

    New Delhi: Apart from the Micromax Canvas HD A116i, Micromax silently introduced another smartphone at approximately Rs 8,000. Named the Micromax Canvas Juice A77, the phone has a 5-inch display and runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It is a dual SIM phone and is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor....
  • Micromax Canvas HD A116i available online for Rs 14,299 26-11-2013 03:31 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax has silently introduced a new smartphone - Canvas HD A116i. E-commerce site ebay is selling the smartphone for Rs 14,299. The phone has a 5-inch 720p display and an 8 megapixel autofocus camera with an LED flash. It has a 2 megapixel front camera. This dual SIM...
  • Micromax to start assembling phones in India next year 10-11-2013 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: Domestic handset company Micromax will start assembling phones locally by the first quarter of next year. "We have a plant in Rudrapur and have already started assembling of phones on trial basis there. It will be commercially launched in the first quarter of next year," Micromax Co-founder Rahul...
  • Micromax Canvas Turbo launched at Rs 19,990, features 5-inch 1080p display, 13MP camera 26-10-2013 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: After teasing for quite sometime, Micromax launched its new 5-inch smartphone - Canvas Turbo (A250) - in India at Rs 19,990. The smartphone is available to consumers starting October 26. The phone has a 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Powered by a...