Bill Gates praises India's connectivity infrastructure, digital networks
Microsoft co-founder Gates, who addressed the session, appreciated India's competitive private market, reliable and low-cost connectivity, and went on to say this will be the cheapest 5G market.
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201 mn mobile phones shipped in India in 2022 at 12% annual decline
Dwindling consumer demand due to high inflation remained a challenge throughout the year despite the improved supply situation.
Mobile phones unlikely to be cheaper on duty cut, cos to benefit: Experts
As per the budget document, the government reduced custom duty on import of camera lens and its input from 2.5% to nil.
Smartphone shipment in India declines 9 per ent, premium segment sees growth
India’s smartphone shipments declined 9% year-on-year (YoY) to reach over 152 million units in 2022, according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service.
Number of smartphones doubled in rural India from pre-covid era: ASER
The percentage of households with smartphones, as well as internet connectivity, is around 88 per cent, observe the survey.
Samsung tops smartphone market in India
The second place went to mobile maker Vivo, which shipped 6.4 million units, mainly via offline channels.
Telcos' Average Revenue Per User likely to grow in third quarter
Airtel India EBITDA margins are expected at 52.5%, up 70 bps QoQ, aided by residual benefit of lower SUC, despite higher network opex on 5G rollout.
Smartphone shipments likely to fall 5 per cent in 2022
The replacement demand from these users will drive the market in 2023 and beyond.Also, 5G has been high on Indian consumers’ wish lists.
Global Smartphone market’s revenue fall 3 per cent in Q3’22
The research also noted that the revenue contribution of 5G handsets reached an all-time high of 80 per cent of global handset revenues, up from 69 per cent in the third quarter of last year.
88 per cent of married Indians feel excessive smartphone use is hurting relationship: Study
According to the findings, on average, 4.7 hours are spent on a smartphone per day by respondents and this is similar across husbands and wives.
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Mobile industry agrees for phased roll-out of uniform device chargers: Govt
In the meeting, a broad consensus emerged among stakeholders on the adoption of USB Type - C as a charging port for electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops etc.
Smartphone shipment in India falls 10 per cent in Q3
According to IDC, this is the lowest third-quarter shipment since 2019 despite an early onset of Diwali festivities.
Phones inside Tiruchendur temple; notice issued to TN govt
The litigant, M Seetharaman, stated that the agama rule of every Hindu temple prohibits videotaping poojas or clicking photos of idols in the temple.
Gehlot outreach: 1.35 crore women to get smartphones
The mobiles will be distributed to women heads of the family who are a part of the health scheme called Chiranjeevi Yojna.
Tiger kills 65-year-old woman in Odisha wildlife sanctuary, half-eaten body found
'It's a 40 per cent commission government': Rahul Gandhi slams BJP rule in Karnataka
Income Tax sleuths raid offices, home of businessman Faris Aboobacker over alleged tax evasion
Tamil Nadu Budget: Rs 1,000 aid for women family heads will be launched in Sept 2023, says govt
Maharashtra govt staff to get monetary benefits equivalent to OPS, call off strike
Air India urination case: Victim moves SC seeking zero-tolerance policy for unruly fliers