Google’s USD 50 Smart Phone could blow the lid off the canned mobile data market especially for broadband thirsty India. And yes, it is true – potentially the most bandwidth starved and fastest growing mobile market could be in the eye of a data tsunami. http://fortune.com/2015/08/10/google-android-one-india/ Catch Fortune’s Tom Huddleston, Jr say it all. Related
Asus will launch a cheaper variant of its latest ZenFone2 smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset within next 4-5 months.
According to Asus president and CEO Jerry Shen, the company does not plan to launch the next generation ZenFone smartphone before 2016, but a non-Intel processor powered version will be launched for under Rs 10,000 around July-August.
Though he did not specify the processor Asus is testing, it is likely to be Snapdragon 410 chip that is being used in Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G, Lenovo A6000 and Xiaomi Redmi 2.
The Taiwanese IT major launched the dual-sim ZenFone 2 in India on Thursday in four variants, all running on Intel (Atom Z3560 and Z3580) processors. One of the model sports 4GB dual-channel RAM, a global first in any phone. The entry-level model that sports 2GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage is priced at Rs 12,999. Original post at ET Telecom