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India has 2800000 mobile phone users currently

June 11, 2017
India has 2800000 mobile phone users currently

India’s mobile subscriber base may soon cross one billion mark. According to a Bloomberg Quint report, Indian telecom industry added a net 2.8 million mobile subscribers in April 2017. Cellular Operators Association of India stated by end April, India had 934.6 million mobile phone subscribers, an increase of 21% from the previous year. However, a […]

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Nokia becomes India’s most trusted mobile phone brand for 2017

April 8, 2017
Nokia becomes India’s most trusted mobile phone brand for 2017

Nokia has emerged as India’s most trusted brand for 2017 in the mobile phones category and ranks 14 among the 1000 most trusted brands in India, based on a study by TRA Research. The company is also dominating the personal gadgets super-category domain in the listings as it climbed a spot higher from 2016. The […]

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iPhone is India’s most reputed mobile phone

January 22, 2017
iPhone is India’s most reputed mobile phone

US-based multinational brand, iPhone, has been declared as the most reputed mobile phone brand in India in a recent study. The company had the highest positive media appearances. Interestingly, at second place is Samsung Mobiles of South Korea despite the controversies surrounding its Note 7. However, it’s Brand Rep (reputation) Score of 67 percent is […]

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India is most lucrative in mobile phone accessories market

January 22, 2017
India is most lucrative in mobile phone accessories market

In a recent report released by Future Market Insights, it has been predicted that India will be a major consumer base for mobile phones and accessories globally. According to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), over one billion mobile phones were being used in India by the end of September 2016. Such staggering statistical […]

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Ensuring the Force is strong: Testing WiFi IoT devices

September 26, 2016
Ensuring the Force is strong:  Testing WiFi IoT devices

Areg Alimian, senior director, solutions marketing at Ixia explores the principles that should always underpin WiFi performance and resilience testing for complex IoT environments. “The Force is what gives a Jedi his power. It surrounds us and penetrates us; it binds the galaxy together.” This quote from Obi-Wan Kenobi in the original 1977 Star Wars […]

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India’s Mobile User Base Touches 103.5 Crore: Telecom Regulator

September 17, 2016
India’s Mobile User Base Touches 103.5 Crore: Telecom Regulator

India’s mobile user base grew marginally to 1,035.12 million (103.5 crore) at the end of June this year, with state-run telecom firm BSNL regaining a spot among the top 5 players. Total telecom customer base (wireless and wireline) at the end of June stood at 1,059.86 million, up from 1,058.03 million at the end of […]

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Mobile handset makers set for ‘record-breaking’ September quarter

September 17, 2016
Mobile handset makers set for ‘record-breaking’ September quarter

Indian handset makers are set for a bumper September quarter after a sluggish first six months, as consumers would have more money to spend, helped by a good monsoon and a raise in pay scales of central government staff. Cybermedia Research expects “record-breaking” performance for the third quarter of the calendar with shipments of 75 […]

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Value of mobiles made in India increases 186%

September 17, 2016
Value of mobiles made in India increases 186%

According to the data by Indian Cellular Association (ICA), the overall value of handsets manufactured in India increased by 186% in FY16 to Rs 540 billion. ICA has projected mobile phone production to grow by 74% and reach Rs 940 billion in FY17.

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India: Mobile manufacturing growing at a fast pace

September 17, 2016
India: Mobile manufacturing growing at a fast pace

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Make in India mission has achieved some success in boosting mobile manufacturing and assembling in the country. The number of handsets manufactured in India nearly doubled in FY16 from the previous year, said Ravi Shankar Prasad, information technology minister, at a recent event.

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