Articles by Sandeep Budki

ZTE unveils Skate smartphone

ZTE unveils Skate smartphone

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 16 Feb, 2011

The device is expected to be available in markets worldwide, including India, around May at around Rs 13,000.

Aircel to roll-out 3G before Cricket World Cup

Aircel to roll-out 3G before Cricket World Cup

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 09 Feb, 2011

3G services across 13 telecom circles where Aircel has won spectrum will be available in a phased manner before February 19.

Olive to launch a HSPA+ smartphone

Olive to launch a HSPA+ smartphone

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 04 Feb, 2011

The smartphone from Olive is likely to have the latest version of Android operating system (Android 2.3) and will support downlink speeds of up to 14 Mb/s.

Huawei launches Ideos X5

Huawei launches Ideos X5

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 07 Jan, 2011

It features a 3.8 inch capacitive touchscreen, an accelerometer and a 5.0 mega pixel camera with LED flash. The device accesses broadband internet via WiFi, and HSDPA and HSUPA 3G networks.

Intex to launch an Android phone for around Rs 5,500

Intex to launch an Android phone for around Rs 5,500

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 27 Dec, 2010

This phone from Intex will the cheapest Android handset in India and is expected to challenge Micromax A60, which is priced at Rs 7,000.

Intex to launch sub Rs 9,000 3G phones

Intex to launch sub Rs 9,000 3G phones

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 24 Dec, 2010

Intex plans to launch two 3G phones by January end that will cost around Rs 4,500 and Rs 8,500. Both phones will have multimedia features and the music player will supports popular file formats such as AMR-WB, WAV and MP3.

Micromax to launch EG333 next week

Micromax to launch EG333 next week

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 17 Dec, 2010

EG333 is dual SIM (GSM+CDMA) phone featuring 7.6 cms WQVGA touchscreen display and a 2.0 megapixel camera.

HTC Desire look alike for Rs 6,000

HTC Desire look alike for Rs 6,000

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 16 Dec, 2010

HTC Desire's clone costs Rs 6,000 – less than one fourth the price of the original. It has a 3.7 inch display, and is powered by the latest version of Android, 2.2 Froyo.

Huawei to launch Ideos X5 & X6 in India

Huawei to launch Ideos X5 & X6 in India

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 14 Dec, 2010

Huawei Technologies has announced two Android smartphones Ideos X5 and X6, which will be launched in India by mid January.

Market dynamics to decide our 3G tariff: BSNL

Market dynamics to decide our 3G tariff: BSNL

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Nov, 2010

BSNL, which got the first movers advantage as it bagged 3G airwaves ahead of the private players has only, 1.8 million of its subscribers who use 3G services as of now.

Akai to launch 10 handset in India today

Akai to launch 10 handset in India today

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 07 Sep, 2010

Akai re-entered India in January this year through Global Brands Enterprise Solutions, after it ended its brand licensing agreement with consumer durable major Videocon in September last year.

Indian youth would prefer mobile ads to those on TV

Indian youth would prefer mobile ads to those on TV

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 Aug, 2010

Mobile ownership among Indian youth is steadily increasing, and Indian youth use mobile phones more than those in any other Asian country.

India has just 304 mn mobile subscribers

India has just 304 mn mobile subscribers

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 18 Aug, 2010

In May, India had 304 mn subscribers-146 mn rural and 158 mn urban, while TRAI reported a total subscriber base of 621.28 mn.

Huawei enters smartphone business in India

Huawei enters smartphone business in India

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 Jul, 2010

The company has announced the launch of two Android smartphones along with one 3G GSM phone and one CDMA handset.

Huawei to launch Android smartphone in India on July 29

Huawei to launch Android smartphone in India on July 29

The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 27 Jul, 2010

The smartphone is slated to be entry level in design, with a 2.8 inch touchscreen, a 3.2 megapixel camera, and HSDPA 3G connectivity.