Monthly Archives: November 2018

PhonePe users can now book IRCTC train tickets directly, Here is how

PhonePe in partnership with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has introduced an IRCTC micro-app in its platform. With this initiative, users can now directly book train tickets through the PhonePhone app. This integration will allow users to pay conveniently for their booking using different payment options like UPI, credit, debit cards or through […]

Airtel, Vodafone cannot disconnect SIM if Minimum Recharge not Done

TRAI has given warning to Airtel and Vodafone over their ambitious plan to increase ARPU (Average Revenue Per User), by forcing users with 28-day recharges. In their letter to Airtel and Vodafone-Idea,TRAI has stated that untill the user has the talktime which is equivalent to the minimum recharge (Rs 35 as of now, on Airtel, […]

Project Fi renamed to Google Fi

Google said Wednesday it was expanding its “virtual” telecommunication service that was limited to select Android-powered smartphones to a wider range of devices, including iPhones. Freshly renamed “Google Fi” service aims to take on traditional carriers by letting people pay based on how much data they use and roam internationally. Fi was limited to newer […]

SBI brings New Norm For Customers ahead Of Christmas

State Bank of India (SBI) on Wednesday came up with a new decision for its customers which has been praised- an increased in fixed deposit rates by up to 10 basis points or 0.10 per cent to 6.80 per cent on select maturities. As per the website of SBI, for deposits below Rs 10 million, […]

Nokia 8.1 Price and Launched in India

The much-awaited global variant of the Nokia X7 named as Nokia 8.1 in India will be launched on November 28, going by the report. HMD Global has been on a launch spree this year releasing Nokia handsets one after the other. The pricing segment will let Nokia 8.1 to take on the likes of the […]

OnePlus7 will not Support 5G; OnePlus to launch new 5G Phone in 2019

OnePlus has earlier made an announcement that the company has plans to launch a 5G phone next year and it further reiterated the same claim at the recent Qualcomm 4G/5G summit too. But the smartphone maker has stated that this new 5G enabled-device will NOT be an OnePlus 6T successor. OnePlus says that their 5G […]

Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite with 4GB RAM, 128 GB storage unveiled

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has expanded the Mi 8 portfolio with new devices Mi 8 Pro and the Mi 8 Lite earlier in mid September. The Smartphone was made available in variants 6 GB RAM and 64/128 GB storage or 4/64 GB combo, and the company will now release the 4GB RAM, 128 GB storage […]

Honor 10 Lite dual camera is available

Honor 10 Lite Edition will arrive on November 21 at an event in Beijing, China. Huawei’s subsidiary Honor manufactures smartphones that categorizes wide range segments. If you opine Honor 10 is too pricy or Honor Magic 2 slider is not to your liking, then here is another smartphone tipped to launch, Honor 10 Lite, which […]

Top 5 Amenities offered by Railways For Comfort Of Passengers

Indian Railways also offers several amenities for passengers. These services are available both in trains as well as at stations to make the travel comfortable and enjoyable, noted Indian Railways on it’s official website- From bed-rolls facility to first aid amenities, railway provides a variety of options to suit customer’s personal requirements. “Keeping in […]

Royal Enfield Launches Thunderbird 500X ABS at Rs 2.13 Lakh

Royal Enfield has launched the much-anticipated Thunderbird 500 X ABS at Rs 2.13 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This represents a price hike of a little over Rs 14,000 over the non-ABS version of the motorcycle. Moreover, the launch of the Thunderbird 500 X ABS likely means curtains down for the non-ABS version. The Thunderbird 500 X […]

TRAI directs telcos to inform prepaid subscribers of minimum recharge requirements

Airtel and Vodafone Idea are implementing a new policy to increase revenue generation, which could cost them some of their consumers. We previously reported that the two telecom operators are imposing a minimum recharge restriction of Rs 35 on their prepaid customers and turning their lifetime SIM connections to one with a limited validity. As […]