Tag "4G"

Myanmar’s mobile connectivity: Building from scratch

By : CIOL Writers

In 2011, only three percent of Myanmar’s 50 million population had access to mobile phones. However, in the last five years, the country has witnessed unprecedented rise and growth in mobile usage. Since a democratically-elected government was installed in 2011,

Vodafone 4G services in four more cities

By : CIOL Writers

Vodafone India, the second largest mobile network operator in the country by subscriber base has revealed plans to expand its 4G rollout to four more telecoms circles and also fixed a target of having 4G services available in 1,000 towns

Panasonic India’s future plans

By : CIOL Writers

Panasonic Corporation of India, where Daizo Ito is the current Managing Executive Officer, expects to more than double the revenue from mobile phones by increasing its market share. The company with 10 smart phones already in the market, priced between

Affordable technology redefining Indian consumer market

By : CIOL Writers

The rubric of consumer commerce in India is witnessing an overhaul. A smartphone worth Rs 251 only and the rapid rollouts of 3G and 4G services are a clear indicator of a whirlwind of change in the commercial consumption of

Nokia supports Idea’s 4G LTE rollout

MUMBAI, INDIA: Idea Cellular has selected Nokia to provide the technology for its 4G LTE rollout in three circles – Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Haryana. Under the agreement, Idea Cellular will deploy Nokia’s unique Single RAN technology, which enables simultaneous 2G/3G/4G

Idea brings premium Bollywood content for its 4G users

NEW DELHI, INDIA: ErosNow, the OTT (Over-the-top) Bollywood entertainment network of Eros International has announced a platform and content deal with Idea Cellular. The association with ErosNow, will enable Idea 4G customers in these markets to enjoy rich premium content

How did Europe leverage its 4G investments?

LONDON: The mobile industry’s contribution to Europe’s economy is set to increase over the next five years on the back of increasing mobile operator investment in 4G networks and services, according to a new study by the GSMA. The new

Affordable LTE handsets might drive users leapfrog to 4G skipping 3G

By : Soma Tah

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Only 45% 3G capable devices have 3G subscriptions in India, reveals a Nokia study done on the 3G and LTE device uptake trends in India. Untapped opportunity in 3G The country has witnessed 26% 3G subscription growth

I see a new India, says Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao

Ibrahim Ahmad Vittorio Colao, CEO of Vodafone group said that despite the various challenges that the operator faces in a big and complex market with multiple competitors, there are very very positive signs coming from the top leadership of the

Save Rs 15,000 on your monthly bill

MUMBAI, INDIA: Starting tomorrow, Bhart Airtel will offer 60 GB of free 4G data or 5 GB per month, on iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus over twelve months, as a part of its new iPhone Infinity plan, saving customers

India chipset market to grow 25 percent over 5 years

MUMBAI, INDIA: The chipset market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of 25 percent during 2015 – 2020. According to a new report released by TechSci Research titled, India Chipset Market Opportunities & Forecast, 2020, robust market

Bharti Airtel to ASCI: Our 4G ad is not misleading

MUMBAI, INDIA: Bharti Airtel has claimed that its claims including fastest Internet speed are based on rigorous test conditions. The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) had last week, issued a notice to the Bharti Airtel asking it to withdraw

Xperia C5 Ultra launched at Rs. 29,990

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Sony India unveiled Xperia C5 Ultra with advances in camera, design, battery and performance, priced at Rs. 29,990. Xperia C5 Ultra brings– the all new PROselfie smartphone with two 13-megapixel cameras and an innovative near borderless 6” Full

Panasonic launches its latest 4G smartphone on Amazon today

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Panasonic India has exclusively tied up with Amazon.in to launch Eluga Icon smartphone. The new smartphone is equipped with a large 5.5 HD IPS screen with enhanced colours and priced at Rs. 10,999. The smartphone with India

Water resistant Moto G 3rd Gen launched at Rs. 11,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Motorola has finally launched its eagerly awaited Moto G 3rd Gen smartphones in two variants. One will be available with 8GB storage and 1 GB RAM while the other variant will be available in 16GB and 2GB

Samsung launches mid-range 4G Galaxy devices, J5 and J7

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Samsung Electronics India today expanded its LTE smartphone portfolio to 10 with the launch of two new 4G enabled smartphones in the J Series – Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 at Rs. 11,999 and at Rs. 14,999 respectively. Both models can be pre

55pc select data over voice in times of crisis

BANGALORE, INDIA: Global research released highlights new revenue opportunities for service providers in delivering improved Quality of Experience (QoE) for customers. The report also shows that QoE, particularly for data, is fast becoming a primary loyalty driver for customers, and

Lenovo’s LTE suported K3 Note now in India at Rs. 9,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA:  Lenovo has rolled out its much-awaited smartphone, the Lenovo K3 Note in India. The device claims to have smooth performance, a brilliant display and true color cameras.  Available at Rs 9,999, the device flaunts 5.5 inch full

InFocus’ 4G smartphone built for photographers at Rs.10,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA: InFocus, the U.S-based tech pioneer has launched M530 which is available exclusively on Snapdeal.com from June 26, 2015. With a sensational 13 MP front camera and 13 MP rear dual color LED flash camera with optical image

Samsung brings 4G Galaxy Tab A to India at Rs. 20,500; Tab E to cost Rs. 16,900

BANGALORE, INDIA: Samsung is bringing its 4G LTE Galaxy Tab A to India this week. It is also launching another mid-range tablet, Galaxy Tab E, which will be launched exclusively on Flipkart initially and will be available through all the