Nokia launched Lumia 610 and Lumia 900 in India

  • Nokia’s last hope is now depend on their Windows based Lumia phones.
  • Nokia had already launched Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 in India at an attractive price tag of Rs. 23,000 and Rs. 15,200 respectively.
  • Nokia is now all set to launch their two new Lumia series phones that is Lumia 610 and Lumia 900.
  • Lumia 610 and Lumia 900 are already available in foreign markets but they are still yet to be launched in India.
  • Nokia today announced the availability of their low end Lumia smartphone Lumia 610 at an attractive price tag of Rs. 12,999. This is the lowest price of any Windows Phone available in India today.
  • Nokia is yet to launch their high end Lumia 900 smartphone.
  • Nokia has also announced the launch of the limited Dark Knight Rises edition Lumia 800 smartphone at Rs. 25,999. There will be only 200 units of this edition which will be up for sale.

Specification of Lumia 610

  • Lumia 610 comes pre loaded with Windows 7.5 OS which is presently the latest version of Windows Phone OS.
  • It will be powered by a 800 MHz processor which is based on ARM architecture.
  • Display size will be 3.7 inch diagonally.
  • It will have 8 GB of internal storage.
  • It will have a 5 MP primary camera.

There is also one point to be reminded here that all present generation Lumia based phones which includes Lumia 610, 710, 800 and 900 will not receive the next major  version of Windows Phone OS that is Windows Phone 8.

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Google to close Google Video, iGoogle and their other services.

  • Search engine giant Google will soon permanently shut down some of their services and applications.
  • The services and products list which will soon be axed includes iGoogle, Google Video, Goole search app for Symbian, Google Talk Chatback and Google mini.
  • Among all these services and products, iGoogle and Google video are the most prominent one.
  • iGoogle is basically a service for the registered users of Google giving them the ability to customize Google’s Home page with different backgrounds and widgets. It will be closed in November month of 2013
  • Google Video is the old video hosting service from Google. They have stopped accepting uploads to Google Video in May 2009. All the present content of Google Video will be shifted to YouTube.com. Users can download or migrate their videos up till August 20, 2012.
  • The main reason for the closure of these services is that they are out dated and with evolution of modern social platforms like Google + and Facebook they seem to be irrelevant as per Google.
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Google Nexus tablet will be available in India in October, 2012

  • Google has recently forayed into the already saturated tablet market with its own Nexus branded tablet. The Nexus tablet will be manufactured by Asus and will be available at a price of just 199 $ in USA. This low price of this tablet is its main speciality. This price will be subsidized by Google as per the reports.
  • In an interview with TOI, Asus reveals that they will launch Nexus tablet in India in coming October, when they will have enough stock to counter the demand.
  • Official Indian pricing and other details will be revealed in September.

About Nexus Tablet

  • Nexus Tablet is the Google’s first attempt into the tablet market which is mostly dominated by Apple’s iPad.
  • Apple’s iPad and Amazon’s Kindle Fire are those successful tablets which will be the main target of Google Nexus Tablet.
  • Google Nexus tablet is a 7 inch tablet and is powered by a top of the line Nvidia chipset Tegra 3.
  • Tegra 3 features a quad core processor and a Nvidia Geforce GPU which will power the tablets graphics.
  • it will have 1 GB of RAM and will be available in 2 models that is  with 8 GB and 16 GB of internal storage. 8 GB model will be available at 199 $ and 16 GB will be available at a price tag of 249$.
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Latest stats show Nokia is still strong in India

Nokia is definitely one of the worlds largest manufacturer of mobile phones but from the past few years their sales are witnessing a downward trend in both the categories of mobile phone that is simple phones and smartphones. Due to their strong network and years of presence in India, Nokia is still regarded as one of the best mobile manufacturer in India. Here are some of the information from latest stats compiled by CyberMedia Research.

  • Total sales of mobiles phones in India surpassed 50mllion dollar mark which is 9.1 per cent hike as compared to same time of previous year.
  • Nokia is still the market leader with 23 per cent of market share in the mobile phone market
  • Second position is with Samsung which enjoys a healthy market share of 14.1 per cent.
  • On third is our Indian company Micromax with a market share of 5.8 per cent.
  • Total smartphone sales in India as per the report is 2.7 million
  • In smartphones department Samsung leads the list with 40.4 per cent market share.
  • Nokia is on second with 25.5 per cent market share in smartphone sales.
  • RIM’s Blackberry is at third position with 12.3 per cent market share of the smartphone market in India.
  • Dual SIM phones are witnessing a explosive growth as 67.7 per cent of the total mobile phones sales consist of dual SIM phones.
  • 3G enabled phones stands at 4.7 million units
  • Smartphones sales is just 5.3 per cent of the total mobile phones sales
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Final Fantasy 3 now available on Android OS

  • Final Fantasy 3 as per the latest report is now available on Android.
  • FF 3 is one of the most popular Final Fantasy series game. It is basically a RPG game.

final fantasy 3 android

  • It was already available in IOS operating system
  • Square Enix, the studio behind FF3 has now launched the Android for a hefty price tag of 15.99 $.
  • At this price it is one of the most expensive game on the Google Play Store.
  • Japanese version for the same game was released in March, 2012
  • As far as requirements are concerned FF 3 will be able to run on Android 2.2 + devices only
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