BlackBerry PlayBook Up For Pre-Order In India For Rs.27,990

Last year, BlackBerry announced its first tablet device, the BlackBerry PlayBook. This device is built on the QNX Neutrino microkernel architecture. It comes with a 7 inch multi-touch capacitive screen LCD display with 1024 × 600 pixels resolution, 1 GHz dual-core processor, 5 megapixel rear camera with full HD (1080p) video recording, 1GB RAM and much more.

This handset is already available in the US from April 2011. We have a good news for those, who are eagerly waiting to get this amazing tablet in India. Tradus, a popular online retailer is currently taking the pre-order of the BlackBerry Playbook in India. This device will be available in 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB variants. The price of BlackBerry PlayBook starts at Rs.27,990 for the 16 GB version and goes up to Rs.37,990 for the 64 GB version. Check out the complete price-list below.

  • Blackberry Playbook 16GB: Rs.27,990
  • Blackberry Playbook 32GB: Rs.32,990
  • Blackberry Playbook 64GB: Rs.37,990

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Lately, Gadgets have been ruling the consumer space and we are glad to bridge the gap between our customers & their gizmo needs, by offering this sensation from Blackberry. With over 10 tablets already pre-booked on Tradus.in, we are very confident that the demand of this tablet will only continue to rise.says Rahul Sethi, President, e-commerce, Tradus.in.

BlackBerry PlayBook features a 7 inch multi-touch capacitive screen LCD display with 1024 × 600 pixels resolution, BlackBerry Tablet OS with support for symmetric multiprocessing, 1 GHz dual-core processor, 1 GB RAM, Dual HD cameras (3 MP front facing, 5 MP rear facing), supports 1080p HD video recording and more.

Other features include HDMI video output, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, 16GB/ 32GB / 64GB internal memory, microHDMI, microUSB, flexible application platform with support for WebKit/HTML-5, Adobe Flash Player 10.1, Adobe Mobile AIR, Adobe Reader, Predictive text input and a 5300 mAh Li-Po Standard battery.

You will also get an additional discount of Rs.500 by using the gift voucher code “BBPR16” during checkout. Blackberry Playbook will be launched in India on June 22, 2011. Tradus will start dispatches on June 24, 2011. To pre-order the BlackBerry PlayBook, head over to this page at Tradus.

Nokia E6 Up For Pre-Order In India For Rs.17,999

Nokia E6 is the company’s latest business phone. The Nokia E6 is the successor of the Nokia’s popular business phone, the Nokia E72. This handset runs on the Symbian AnnaOperating System and it comes with a 2.4 inch touchscreen display, full QWERTY keyboard, 8 megapixel camera with HD (720p) video recording, 8 GB internal memory and so on. This handset was announced in April and within two months, the much-awaited Nokia E6 is finally up for pre-order in India.

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Nokia E6 features a 2.4 inch TFT LCD Capacitive touchscreen display with 640 x 360 pixels resolution, full QWERTY keyboard, Symbian (Anna) OS, 680 MHz processor, 8 megapixel camera with dual LED flash, HD (720p) video recording, 256 MB RAM, 1024MB ROM, 8 GB internal memory, 32 GB expandable memory, MicroSD card slot, Micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi b/g/n, 3G HSDPA, 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio, Bluetooth 3.0, A-GPS and a 1500 mAh battery.

The latest version of Symbian, also called as Symbian Anna, comes with a new improved web browser, new icons, a new version of Ovi Maps and a new portrait QWERTY keyboard. Nokia E6 is the first smartphone to get the Symbian “Anna” OS.

This handset is available in 3 different colors Black, White and Silver. The Nokia E6 will come with a price tag of just Rs.17,999 (approx. $400). You can also purchase this device with 3 easy monthly installments, without any additional charges. To pre-order this device, head over to this page.

HTC Sensation Launched In India For Rs.32,700

Back in April, HTC announcd its fastest smartphone, the HTC Sensation. This handset runs on the latest Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System. It comes with a 4.3 inch qHD display, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, 8 megapixel camera with full HD (1080p) video recording and much more. LetsBuy is already selling this handset in India from last week, but the company today officially launched the powerful HTC Sensation at an event in New Delhi, India.

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HTC is known for its innovation! We believe in constantly broadening the range of devices offered introducing technology to support specific applications and new form factors that meet the increasingly diverse needs of its customers,said Mr Lennard Hoornik, President, South Asia, HTC Corporation. The Smartphones have become a way of life – an office on the move for corporate executives and business professionals and its many user-friendly features make it truly desirable. Therefore we are pleased to bring the innovative HTC Sensation experience to our Indian customers. HTC Sensation is an exceptional Smartphone that will win customers with its unique blend of functionality, usability and style.

The technology offered by HTC is unique and revolutionary which symbolizes the spirit of innovation and inventive genius. HTC Sensation will create a paradigm shift in the overall Smartphone category with a refreshingly brilliant experience. In a market that is cluttered with many confusing options, we aim at offering a solution that solves our day-to-day requirements with simplicity and convenience,said Mr Faisal Siddiqui, Country Head HTC India.

HTC Sensation

HTC Sensation 4G features a 4.3 inch qHD display with 540 x 960 pixels resolution, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System, 8 megapixel camera with full HD (1080p) video recording and playback, VGA front camera, 1 GB internal storage, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory and much more.

Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, 3G connectivity, 768 MB RAM, Internal GPS antenna, Gyro sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light Sensor, Micro-USB port, DLNA, Stereo sound video recording, up to 495 mins talk-time, up to 400 hours stand-by time an a 1520 mAh battery.

HTC Sensation comes with a MOP (Market Operating Price) of Rs.32,700. You can easily purchase this handset from any of the authorized HTC resellers across the country. This handset will compete with the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S II in India. Which handset will you are planning to buy – HTC Sensation or Samsung Galaxy S II?

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Google Nexus S Now Available In India For Just Rs.19,999

Google announced its first Android Gingerbread powered device, the Samsung Google Nexus S in December. This handset is the successor of the original Nexus One and it is one of the best Android smartphone. Back in April, Samsung launched the much-awaited Nexus S in India with a price tag of Rs.29,950. But, after the launch of Samsung Galaxy S II in India, the price of the Google Nexus S have been dropped to a great extent.

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Google Nexus S features a 4 inch Super Clear LCD display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution, 1 GHz application processor, Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread) OS, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR, 3G connectivity, 5 megapixel camera with Auto Focus, VGA front camera, HD (720p) video recording, NFC (Near Field Communication) Capability, A-GPS, 16 GB internal memory, 512MB RAM, Accelerometer, Digital compass, Proximity and Light Sensor, Android Market and a 1500 mAh battery.

The powerful Nexus S is currently available in India for just Rs.19,999 (approx. $450). You heard it right! The Nexus S can now be purchased for nearly Rs.10,000 cheaper. This is one of the best Android smartphone, currently available in India. If you are planning to buy a new Android smartphone, then you should definitely check out the amazing Nexus S. To purchase this handset, head over to Flipkart or LetsBuy.

HTC Salsa Launched In India For Rs.22,000

Recently, we posted that the HTC Salsa is available for purchase at Flipkart. But, the company finally launched its Android powered smartphone, the HTC Salsa in India. This handset was announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2011 in Barcelona. HTC Salsa comes with a dedicated Facebook button and it allows you to upload photos or update your status, within a single click.

According to Faisal Siddiqui, Country Manager, HTC India, HTC has always understood that different people want different things and the new HTC Salsa offers special new ways to socialize through a mobile device. With Indians increasingly getting hooked on to the social web, we wanted to create the ultimate socially connected phone which makes this experience simple and convenient.

htc salsa

HTC Salsa comes with a 3.4 inch touchscreen display, 480 x 320 pixels resolution, 600 MHz processor, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System, HTC Sense UI, Bluetooth 3.0 with FTP/OPP, Wi-Fi connectivity, 512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM, 3G Connectivity and so on.

Other features include a 3.5mm headset jack, internal GPS antenna, 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and LED flash, VGA front camera, G-Sensor, Digital compass, Proximity Sensor, micro-USB, microSD card slot, up to 540 mins talk-time, up to 530 hours stand-by time and a 1520 mAh battery. This handset measures 109.1 x 58.9 x 12.3 mm and weighs 120 grams.

The HTC Salsa comes with a price tag of Rs.22,000. You can purchase this handset from all authorized HTC resellers across the country or you can even get this handset for Rs.20,499 at Flipkart.

HTC Sensation Now Available In India For Rs.30,699

Back in April, HTC announced the Android powered HTC Sensation. This handset runs on the latest Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System and it comes with a 4.3 inch qHD display, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, 8 megapixel camera with full HD (1080p) video recording and so on. We have a good news for those, who were eagerly waiting to purchase this smartphone in India.

LetsBuy, a popular Indian retailer is currently selling the powerful HTC Sensation. This handset have not been officially launched in India. HTC Sensation is expected to launch in India, before the end of this month. If you are planning to buy this smartphone, then check out the complete specs, after the break.

htc sensation india

HTC Sensation 4G features a 4.3 inch qHD display with 540 x 960 pixels resolution, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System, 8 megapixel camera with full HD (1080p) video recording and playback, VGA front camera, 1 GB internal storage, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory and much more.

Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, 3G connectivity, 768 MB RAM, Internal GPS antenna, Gyro sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light Sensor, Micro-USB port, DLNA, Stereo sound video recording, up to 495 mins talk-time, up to 400 hours stand-by time an a 1520 mAh battery.

HTC Sensation is currently available in India for Rs.30,699. This handset is priced much lower than the powerful Samsung Galaxy S II. To purchase this handset, head over to this page at LetsBuy.

Samsung Galaxy S Gets The Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread Update In India

Samsung Galaxy S is one of the largest selling Android smartphone. Samsung managed to sell more than 10 million units of the powerful Galaxy S. This handset originally runs on the Android 2.1 (Eclair) Operating System, but it was later updated to Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS. Samsung India already confirmed that, the Galaxy S will get the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update by the end of this month. And now, we have a good news for the Samsung Galaxy S owners in India.

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Samsung has finally started rolling out the Android 2.3.3 update for the Galaxy S in India. Some of my friends have already started receiving this update for their Galaxy S smartphone. This update is numbered DDJV6 and it is currently available only via Samsung Kies. Sadly, this update is not available via OTA (Over-The-Air).

This update will upgrade the Samsung Galaxy S to Android 2.3.3 (Gingerbread) and it will bring a lot of improvements and bug fixes. Samsung is also expected to update its first tablet device, the Samsung Galaxy Tab to Android Gingerbread OS before the end of Q2 of 2011. On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy SL will receive the Android 2.3 update during the first or second week of July. Stay tuned for more updates.

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MTS Offers ½ Paisa Per Second On Local And STD Calls For Lifetime

MTS recently launched a unique lifetime tariff for its new and existing customers, which allows them to call any local and STD number for just ½ paisa per second for lifetime. It means that, MTS customers will have to pay just 30 paisa per minute on all local and STD outgoing calls. The MTS brand is nationally operated by the Sistema Shyam TeleServices Limited (SSTL) with over 11 million wireless customers.

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According to Leonid Musatov, Chief Marketing & Sales Officer, MTS India We are constantly looking at opportunities to engage and excite our customers. As a part of this endeavour, we have now taken our ½ paisa per second proposition to the next level. This would enable our existing and new customers to stay connected with their loved ones no matter where they live in the country. I am confident that all our customers will find this proposition extremely appealing.

To get this amazing tariff for lifetime, existing MTS mobile customers will need to recharge with Rs.191. You will also get a talk-time of Rs.50 along with lifetime validity. On the other hand, new MTS mobile customers will need to pay Rs.203 and get the ½ paisa per second tariff for lifetime with a talk-time of Rs.50.

MTS has also introduced an Auto Renewal Process through which MTS customers can continue using this tariff benefit for lifetime by doing a cumulative usage/recharge of just Rs. 900 over a period of six months. If you have any queries, feel free to ask us in the comments below.

HTC Wildfire S Launched In India For Rs.14,700

HTC recently launched the Android powered Wildfire S in India. This handset is the successor of the popular HTC Wildfire smartphone. The HTC Wildfire S was first showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2011 in Barcelona. It features a 3.2 inch touchscreen display with 600 MHz processor, 5 megapixel camera and more. HTC Wildfire S is one of HTC’s smallest phones ever.

HTC Wildfire S

The HTC Wildfire S is a stylish looking smartphone, offering fantastic value-for-money and great features, and we are delighted to launch it in India,said Faisal Siddiqui, Country Manager, HTC India. The HTC Wildfire has been among our best selling devices in India. Hence, we are extremely excited and positive that the HTC Wildfire S will garner a tremendous response from Indian mobile phone users, he added.

HTC Wildfire S features a 3.2 inch touchscreen display, 320 x 480 pixels resolution, 600 MHz processor, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System, 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus and flash, Bluetooth 3.0 with FTP/OPP, Wi-Fi connectivity, Internal GPS Antenna, 512 MB ROM, 512MB RAM, G-Sensor, 3.5mm headset jack, micro-USB 2.0, microSD card slot, up to 430 mins talk-time, up to 570 hours stand-by time and a 1230 mAh battery.

HTC Wildfire S comes with the new HTC Sense, which offers a variety of enhancements that improve how people capture, create, share and access multimedia content. HTC Sense also includes a new integrated online e-reading experience utilizing a new e-book store powered by Kobo. This handset comes with a price tag of Rs.14,700.

MAXX Mobiles Launches 3 Dual-SIM Phones In India

maxx mobilesMAXX Mobiles recently launched 3 dual-SIM phones in India – MAXX Hexa (MX155), MAXX Rave (MX182) and MAXX Buzz (MX188). These handset comes with different features such as GPRS, FM Radio, Audio and Video player, up to 4 GB expandable memory, powerful battery and more. The phones are especially designed to meet the need for sustained battery life by mobile phone users in smaller towns and villages as well as the demand for higher talk time by the youth.

Ajjay Agarwal, Chairman & Managing Director, MAXX Group states, In a vast country like India, people spend many hours using their mobile phones but seldom find time to continuously charge it. Anticipating the need for longer battery life, we created three such handsets. Now, even in places where consumers face discontinued electrical supply, they can enjoy the benefits of extended talk-time and standby time.

MAXX Hexa features a unique hexagon shaped navigation key, dual SIM/dual standby, 2 GB expandable memory, FM radio, audio/video player, sound recorder, melody composer, GPRS, Bluetooth data connectivity and more. This handset also has a 1800 mAh powerful battery which ensures a talk-time of up to 6.5 hours and standby time of up to 600 hours. MAXX Hexa comes with a price tag of Rs.1,580.

MAXX Rave bar phone comes with a 1.3 megapixel camera, dual SIM/dual standby, microSD card slot, 4 GB expandable memory, dual torch, sound recorder, MP3/3GPP/MP4 player, video recorder, E-book reader, GPRS connectivity and more. MAXX Rave offers up to 6.5 hours of talk-time and up to 650 hours of standby time with a 1900 mAh battery. This handset comes with a price tag of Rs.1,888.

MAXX Buzz features a 1.3 megapixel camera, MicroSD card slot, 4 GB expandable memory, 2GB memory card bundled, dual SIM/dual standby handset, MP3/MP4 player, FM radio, privacy protection and more. MAXX Buzz offers a talk-time of up to 6.5 hours and a standby time of up to 600 hours with a 1800 mAh battery. This handset comes with a price tag of Rs.2,068.