Japanese telecom gaint Softbank recorded a loss of $350 million for last nine months of 2016 in the fair value of the Company’s investments in India. The loss comes on top of a $555 million writedown on the value of Softbank’s India portfolio in the six-month period ending September 2016. “With reference to the current markdown, portfolio…
Taiwanese handset giant HTC has launched One (E8), a variant of HTC One (M8) that sports a polycarbonate body instead of the metal one, in India at Rs 34,900. The company has also launched a new octa-core processor-powered smartphone, Desire 616 at Rs 16,900. HTC One (E8) will be available from end of July,while Desire 616 will start selling this week.
HTC refers to the One (E8)’s design as ‘Dual Curve’ and claims that it fits naturally in the user’s hand in virtually any position.
The phone will be available in a dual-sim version in India.
HTC One (E8) is powered by a 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core chipset and 2GB RAM. It comes with 16GB internal storage and a microSD card slot that supports memory cards of up to 128GB. It sports a 5-inch Full-HD, borderless display and dual stereo BoomSound speakers. Original post at The Times of India