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In US smartphone rat race sees Android, Apple on top

According to NPD Group, a research firm, smartphones with Android OS have shown a significant rise in sales. Apple’s iOS too was reported to have shown a sudden surge in demand in this festive season. Makers of BlackBerry, Research in Motion continues to face a decline in the smartphone market. With Google and Apple making their presence felt in the competitive market, smartphone manufacturers are... 

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Smartphone users in India more interested on content than talking and messaging

In a recent study conducted by Nielsen and Informate Mobile Intelligence, it was found that the growing population of smartphone users in India is more interested in entertainment and internet facilities on their smartphones as compared to actually making calls or messaging. The study found that out of 2.5 hours per day that users spend on their phones about 72% of that time is spend either on large... 
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Idea to boost 3G service by selling $110 smartphones

India’s Idea cellular which is currently in ranked fourth in mobile services, has launched two smartphones at a low cost. The smartphones to be sold in the Indian market are priced at Rs 7,992, and Rs 5,850. The Idea here is to promote 3G services with these low cost smartphones. With idea Cellular spending in excess of over $20 billion to procure rights to 3G radio airwaves, they are hoping that... 

Socializing and content more important for smartphone users in India

In a recent survey conducted by Nielsen, smartphone users in India are more concerned with social interaction, gaming, and internet based activities rather than the more conventional ways of using mobile phones. In the survey conducted, it was found that a large percentage of mobile phone users specially in the younger age groups spent more time chatting on Facebook, and other forms of mobile entertainment... 
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BlackBerry RIM overtakes Apple in the smartphone market

India is a country with 602 million mobile phone subscribers.  Apple has found that this market shows more of an affinity towards BlackBerry and Nokia than it does to Apple iPhone.  Both Nokia and BlackBerry have plans of capturing more than 70% of the smartphone market in the coming 5 years. According to analysts, Apple sales are affected due to lack of efficient wireless carriers.  Research in... 

HTC Explorer coming soon for a price of Rs 11650

In an already flooded smartphone market comes one more new launch by HTC. In what is said to be a highly competitive and cut throat smartphone market segment, HTC plans on launching Explorer as their newest and most affordable smartphone. The smartphone from HTC is said to be all about looks and price. HTC Explorer smartphone will be curvy and elegant in looks and compact and lightweight in design.... 

Smartphone users relying more on Wi-Fi connection than 3G

According to a Consumers Report released yesterday, smartphone users use much less data than otherwise anticipated by mobile service providers. In a study of over 23,000 mobile bills it was found that during the period February 2010 to February 2011, data of only 247 megabytes by T-Mobile users, 360 MB by AT&T customers and 449 MB by Verizon per user was consumed. These figures really do not give... 

Nokia E6 available in India for Rs 18,679

Nokia Stores will now have Nokia E6 and X7 on their shelves. The new handsets which were launched just yesterday are targeted for business purposes and for day to day use. Pre orders had commenced more than two weeks prior to yesterday's launch and the handsets will be available in Black , Silver and White. The E6 is priced at Rs.18,679 which is a bit more than what was hoped to be Rs.17,999. Mr. Viral... 
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Samsung eying the Smartphone market in India, plans to launch more devices

Samsung is planning to bet huge on the Indian Smartphone industry. According to a report, the S Korean electronics manufacturer is happy with the way they have placed themselves in India currently. As of today, 10% of the mobile phones sold in the country by Samsung are Smartphone’s. Samsung is aiming to increase this number to 15% by this yearend. A Samsung spokesperson said, “Over 1,300 Galaxy... 

Nokia market share dips 25%

Finnish mobile manufacturer, Nokia has reported drop in market share according to Gartner, technology Research Company. According to Gartner, “Its market share declined 5.5 percentage points year-on-year, and its share has reached its lowest since 1997.” Gartner released its report in Helsinki earlier today. The leader in mobile phone market, Nokia is currently going through their worst ever sales... 
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