Electronics - consumer

Tata Electronics plans Rs7,000-cr expansion of Hosur plant

10 Jan 2024

Tata Electronics has proposed to invest Rs7,000 crore for expanding production capacity at its Hosur plant. The proposal, which comes after the company’s acquisition of Wistron’s plant in Malur, could include setting up a unit to assemble Apple iPhones.

Apple looks to India, Japan and South Korea for iPhone, iPad components

08 Dec 2023

Apple is reportedly seeking suppliers from India, Japan, and South Korea who can deliver vital components to its contract manufacturers in India as imports from China face government restrictions in India.

Realme achieves 200 million shipments milestone and announces upcoming launch of premium phones

27 Nov 2023

Realme, a Chinese smartphone maker, has confirmed that they have shipped more than 200 million phones since their inception five years ago.

Apple's iPhone makes 62.5% of India’s smartphone exports, amounting to $5 billion

23 Nov 2023

In a remarkable feat, Apple Inc. has witnessed a staggering year-on-year growth of 177% in the export of iPhones from India, reaching a value exceeding $5 billion in the initial seven months of the fiscal year 2024 (April–October)

Meta strikes a deal with Tencent to launch a low-cost VR headset in China

10 Nov 2023

In an effort to re-enter the Chinese market, Meta Platforms has reportedly reached a preliminary deal with Tencent Holdings to introduce a new, budget-friendly virtual reality (VR) headset in China

Apple tripled India iPhone output to $7 billion in FY23: report

14 Apr 2023

Foxconn to set up manufacturing unit in Telangana’s Kongara Kalan Park

15 Mar 2023

Dell to lay off about 6,650 employees worldwide as PC sales slump

07 Feb 2023

Tata Group close to taking over Westron’s iPhone plant in India: reports

11 Jan 2023

Sanmina, Reliance completes joint venture transaction in India

13 Oct 2022

Govt to meet 50% of project cost for semiconductor fabs across all technology nodes and packagings

26 Sep 2022

Maharashtra to allot land for $22 bn Vedanta-Foxconn semiconductor project

28 Jul 2022

UK may approve acquisition of defence firm Ultra by rival Cobham

29 Jun 2022

Rajesh Exports to invest Rs24,000 cr in display fab unit in Telangana

15 Jun 2022

A display fab unit in Telangana would put India on the global map at par with select few countries such as China, USA, and Japan, Telangana IT minister K T Rama Rao tweeted

DRI investigating Rs653-cr customs duty evasion by Xiaomi

06 Jan 2022

SEEPZ has $30 billion export potential, but needs complete revamp: Piyush Goyal

27 Sep 2021

Reliance buys rights to manufacture consumer electronics brands BPL, Kelvinator

30 Aug 2021

Reliance will be manufacturing and selling BPL products, which may include air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, television sets, fans and light bulbs, and may start production of new products under the brand, say reports

IIT Madras and Sony India organise national hackathon on IoT sensing solutions

13 Jul 2021

Panasonic sells its Tesla stake for $3.6 bn; plans to diversify battery business

30 Jun 2021

Google and Jio jointly develop affordable smartphone JioPhone Next

28 Jun 2021

JioPhone Next comes with breakthrough premium capabilities, including language and translation features, a great camera, and support for the latest Android and security updates that are unlikely for an affordable smartphone and will be available from 10 September 2021

Cabinet approves Rs7,350-cr PLI Scheme for laptops, tablets, PCs and servers

26 Feb 2021

Tata Group plans Rs11,000-cr mobile phone manufacturing plant in Tamil Nadu

09 Dec 2020

Samsung announces global launch of do-it-all lifestyle smart monitor

20 Nov 2020

The display operates Microsoft Office 365 applications without a PC connection thanks to embedded Wi-Fi, allows users wirelessly and remotely access files from a PC or view content from a laptop or transfer data using USB Type-C port and then go back to its entertainment role as a TV monitor

Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

26 Oct 2020

Micromax announces comeback with new “In” series smart phones

19 Oct 2020

The new ‘In’ brand performance phones, to be priced in the range of Rs7,000-10,000 to Rs20,000-25,000, and will be available to customers from early next month, and the entire lineup will ready by the year-end