Alert! Micromax accused of covertly installing apps on its phones

By on January 17, 2015 at 4:39 PM.

Alert! Micromax accused of covertly installing apps on its phones

Smartphone OEMs have long been criticized for placing bloatware on their handsets. But those set of applications are typically shipped with the handset and do not get installed after you have purchased the device. Indian smartphone manufacturer Micromax, however, is now being accused of covertly installing third party apps on users’ handsets. A reddit user Redddc25 has revealed that his entry level handset Canvas Fire (model number A093) was suddenly loaded with applications he didn’t install. More →
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Micromax Canvas Hue launched for Rs 10,999, featuring AMOLED HD display, Gorilla 3 protection, and 3,000mAh battery: Specifications and features

By on January 12, 2015 at 6:05 PM.

Micromax Canvas Hue launched for Rs 10,999, featuring AMOLED HD display, Gorilla 3 protection, and 3,000mAh battery: Specifications and features

Micromax has today launched an affordable smartphone called the Canvas Hue. The smartphone is priced at Rs 10,999 and will go on sale via ecommerce sites and retail stores later this week on January 16. More →
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Micromax Canvas Tab P470 voice calling tablet launched for Rs 6,999: Specifications and features

By on December 19, 2014 at 5:50 PM.

Micromax Canvas Tab P470 voice calling tablet launched for Rs 6,999: Specifications and features

After launching the Canvas Nitro A311, Indian smartphone maker Micromax has today launched the Canvas Tab P470. The voice calling tablet is priced at Rs 6,999 and will be available in leading stores from tomorrow. More →
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Micromax YU Cyanogen-powered smartphones to be unveiled in India on December 18

By on December 11, 2014 at 3:59 PM.

Micromax YU Cyanogen-powered smartphones to be unveiled in India on December 18

The forthcoming Micromax YU smartphone series has been in the news for many reasons. Micromax's exclusive partnership with Cyanogen for the 'YU' brand, created ripples during the OnePlus One launch in India. Now, the company has sent us a pres invite revealing that the Yu series of smartphones will be launched in India on December 18.  More →
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Micromax Canvas Xpress to launch exclusively on Flipkart on December 8, priced at Rs 6,999: Specifications and features

By on December 5, 2014 at 5:47 PM.

Micromax Canvas Xpress to launch exclusively on Flipkart on December 8, priced at Rs 6,999: Specifications and features

Micromax is set to launch a new smartphone next week on December 8 called the Canvas Xpress. The entry-level smartphone is priced at Rs 6,999 and will be on sale exclusively via Flipkart. More →
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Cyanogen announces exclusive partnership with Micromax in India, forgets about OnePlus One

By on November 28, 2014 at 3:41 PM.

Cyanogen announces exclusive partnership with Micromax in India, forgets about OnePlus One

Looks like Cyanogen's relationship with Micromax is going way beyond just building the Themes app for them. Cyanogen today announced an exclusive partnership with Micromax for its YU brand of devices, which will launch next month. More →
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Micromax Canvas Tab P666 Intel-powered 8-inch tablet launched, priced at Rs 10,999: Specifications and features

By on November 26, 2014 at 2:29 PM.

Micromax Canvas Tab P666 Intel-powered 8-inch tablet launched, priced at Rs 10,999: Specifications and features

Micromax has today announced its partnership with Intel, and has also launched its first device powered by an Intel processor — Canvas Tab P666. The 8-inch tablet is priced at Rs 10,999 and will go on sale later this week on November 29. More →
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Micromax Bolt AD4500 Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone available for Rs 5,249: Features and specifications

By on November 21, 2014 at 4:36 PM.

Micromax Bolt AD4500 Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone available for Rs 5,249: Features and specifications

Micromax is close to launching yet another affordable smartphone in its Bolt series, called the Bolt AD4500. The smartphone is priced at Rs 5,249 and is already available on e-commerce sites and retail stores. More →
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Micromax asked to pay royalties to Ericsson by Delhi HC in patent battle: Report

By on November 20, 2014 at 6:03 PM.

Micromax asked to pay royalties to Ericsson by Delhi HC in patent battle: Report

In the ongoing patent battle between smartphone vendor Micromax and Ericsson, the Delhi High Court has ordered the former to pay royalties to the latter. These royalties amount to one percent of the selling price of Micromax’s devices, Economic Times reports.   More →
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