News & Reviews: india
Jan 17, 2023
Previously, we reported that Apple has moved a portion of its manufacturing for the iPhone 14 series to India as part of its effort to move production away from China. Now, a new report suggests that the tech giant is further investing in India, as half of all iPhones are expected to be manufactured in the country by 2027.
India follows EU’s footsteps, makes USB-C charging mandatory for smartphones starting from March 2025Dec 29, 2022
Previously, we reported on European Union (EU) passing a law which makes USB-C mandatory for the charging of devices, a rule that even Apple said it has “no choice but to comply”. Well, a similar law has also been passed in India and smartphone manufacturers have been told that they have a deadline of March 2025 to comply with the new requirement.
Nov 30, 2022
OnePlus is ready to enter a new category segment. On 12 December 2022, the brand will launch its first two monitor models in India, the Monitor X 27 and Monitor E 24.
Aug 24, 2022
Chinese tech giant Xiaomi is well-known for its sub-brands such as Redmi and POCO that cater for varying audiences; a business model that has proven to be successful over the years. In fact, the company may be diversifying its lineup even further by reportedly planning to introduce another sub-brand that caters for tech enthusiasts.
Aug 12, 2022
It is reported that India might soon follow the footsteps of Europe by imposing a new policy that requires all the electronic products sold in the country to switch to USB-C. The government has called a meeting for all industry stakeholders, which is getting held on 17 August.
Aug 10, 2022
India is reportedly seeking to restrict Chinese smartphone manufacturers from selling affordable devices in the country in a bid to support its faltering domestic industry. This proposal would ban smartphones cheaper than Rs12,000 or ~RM672 and would definitely affect Chinese brands such as Xiaomi, realme and more that dominate the segment in the country.
Dec 10, 2021
Tiktok is now testing the Explore tab on the mobile apps and the interface looks like TikTok that has a vertical scrolling feed. The company gets the inspiration from TikTok and we think it wouldn't surprise that vertical scrolling becomes a standard feature on the platform.
May 19, 2021
According to sources, Apple is expected to launch a new MacBook Pro this year with the mini-LED display from the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro. Due to the ongoing outbreaks of COVID-19, the new laptop might come on schedule but in limited quantities.
Feb 19, 2021
It seems that the realme Buds Air 2 may have been spotted on realme India’s website, showcasing the tech specs and design of the earbuds well before the official launch. While not much is known in regards to the Malaysia release date, it does give us a better idea of what to expect when it is available here.
Feb 15, 2021
Nowadays, it's hard for us to keep up with the number of smartphones launched in just a short period. It is clear that the smartphone industry is a fast-paced industry with new ideas that keep showing up every other day. Therefore, the manufacturers can only continue to work harder to earn a position in the cruel competition. Now, it is rumoured that vivo will be launching as many as 11 smartphones before the end of April 2021.