Vertu Reportedly Acquired by Turkish Businessman Hakan Uzan for GBP 50 Million

In a strange turn of events, Luxury phone manufacturer Vertu, founded by Nokia, has been bought by an exiled Turkish businessman who has earlier been accused of fraud by Nokia itself. Vertu has reportedly been acquired by Baferton, a vehicle funded by the aforementioned Turkish businessman – Hakan Uzan, for a consideration of GBP 50 … Read more

Nokia 2660 Flip Feature Phone Price Revealed: Here’s How Much It Costs in Different Markets

Nokia 2660 Flip feature phone was launched in multiple markets by the Nokia brand licensee HMD Global. The new device has a clamshell design and comes in three different colour options. The Nokia 2660 Flip is powered by Unisoc T107 SoC and packs 48MB RAM and 128MB of onboard storage. It has a 2.8-inch QVGA … Read more

Xiaomi Leads Indian Smartphone Market Share With 20 Percent Share in Q2 2022, CMR Report Says

Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi led the Indian smartphone market during the April-June 2022 period despite a 22 percent decline in its sales volume, a Cyber Media Research (CMR) report said on Thursday. Xiaomi stayed on top position with 20 percent market share, followed by Samsung with 18 percent share. The Korean phone maker, however, led the … Read more

Reliance Jio-Google Phone Rumours, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 India Sales, Airtel 30GB Free Data, and More: Your 360 Daily

As part of the ‘Airtel Surprise’ offer, the country’s leading telecom operator is giving postpaid customers up to 30GB of data free of cost. The data is provided over a period of three months, with monthly cap of 10GB. This data will be in addition to the data bundled with their regular plan. To claim … Read more

Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 Android Phones to Receive Monthly Security Updates

Many expected new Nokia devices to launch when HMD Global took the stage at the MWC 2017 trade show last month. The company unveiled the new Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 Android phones and also confirmed global availability details for the Nokia 6 smartphone. Apart from announcing new Android phones, HMD Global had also affirmed … Read more

Moto G5 Plus India Launch, Xiaomi Launch Event, Samsung Galaxy S8 Teasers, and More: Your 360 Daily

Just a fortnight after its unveiling at MWC 2017, the Moto G5 Plus has been launched in India; there is no word yet whether the Moto G5 will be launched in the country. Available exclusively on Flipkart, the new Moto G5 Plus comes in two variants – 16GB storage + 3GB RAM at Rs. 14,999 … Read more

Nokia’s Mobile Networks Head Quits, to Split Services Business

Nokia’s head of mobile networks, the division which accounted for more than half of Finnish telecom network equipment maker’s sales last year, is leaving the company. Nokia said on Friday it would break out services as a distinct business group from mobile networks following the departure of Samih Elhage, who joined the company in 2012 … Read more

iPhone Sales Rise in the EU, US; Android Sales See a Drop in the US: Kantar

iPhone 7 was a top seller in EU5 with iOS holding a 22.7 percent share – a climb of 2.4 percentage points. Android was second and accounted for 74.3 percent of smartphone sales, with a marginal increase from 72.9 percent in the three months ending January, a new report said. EU5 stands for European Union … Read more

Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 Android Phones to Reportedly Launch at ‘Affordable Price’ in 120 Markets Simultaneously

After surprising the world with the unexpected release of Nokia 6 early this year, HMD Global took to MWC 2017 to launch the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5. While all three smartphones are slated to released in Q2, launch details of Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 have been scarce. But now, HMD Global has confirmed the release … Read more

Reliance Jio 120GB ‘Free’ Data Offer, Nokia 6 Global Launch Plans, Note 8 Specifications Leak, and More: Your 360 Daily

Reliance Jio Prime members can get up to 120GB data for free under the ongoing Jio Buy One Get One Free offer, instead of the 5GB that was previously thought. If you do a recharge of Rs. 3,636, you will get 60GB of data with validity of 336 days (effectively 11 months or 12 recharge cycles). … Read more