Videocon Tries Brand Revision Of Its Mobile Services As Videocon Telecom

Videocon,  forayed into the telecom business with its wholly owned subsidiary, Videocon Mobile Services. The company has just rechristened the same to Videocon Telecom. The rejuvenated Videocon Telecom will feature a new logo and the company has opted for a brand repositioning exercise.Videocon seems to have correctly timed this exercise considering the present situation. Indian telecom industry...
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TRAI’s Revised Spectrum Prices Seem Unfair To New Telcos Despite Heavy Reductions

This week the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) released a new set of recommendations that could have serious implications on the new telecom players like Videocon, Telewings (erstwhile Telenor) and CDMA players like Sistema Shyam. TRAI has apparently slashed the prices of relatively more efficient 900MHz spectrum by a hefty 60% in prime regions of Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai. Though it has...
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NexGtv Partners With Times Internet For Streaming Pepsi IPL 2013 On Mobile

nexGTv, the mobile TV service developed by Digivive has partnered with Times Internet to stream the Pepsi IPL 2013 on mobile. The matches will be  available on the nexGTv from April 3 when all the action for IPL will begin. Along with watching the live action of IPL, users can also view match repeats and highlights.As Pepsi IPL 2013 channel will be clubbed into existing subscription packs of...
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Videocon To Rollout 4G In Partnership With Nokia Siemens Networks

Indian mobile network operator Videocon has announced that it will be rolling out 4G services in the country in association with Nokia Siemens Networks. The exact timeframe of the roll out has not been revealed but it may happen before the year is out. Nokia Siemens Network already provides 2G operations for Videocon. This news comes on the heel of Airtel announcing that it will be rolling out 4G services...
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Samsung Speeds Ahead Despite Global Slowdown

Technology Research company Gartner has reported an overall decline in the smartphone sales in the second quarter of 2012. However, Samsung seems to have avoided the downturn & managed to garner significant market share.Between the months of April & July 2012, mobile companies managed to sell about 419 Million handsets. Though the number may be impressive, the sales figure, in fact dropped...
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Videocon Brings Out 4 New Budget Feature Phones

Consumer electronics manufacturer Videocon has attempted to break the notion of feature phones being limited in performance. It has introduced, not one, but four phones that are light on the wallet, yet pack a punch in terms of features.Videocon V1548Videocon V1542Videocon V1531+Videocon V1542 While smartphones & tablets are doing good business, India’s growing mobile population also needs...
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Wireless Broadband Penetration can Unleash $80 billion GDP Growth

GSMA, the association of mobile phone operators in the country, believe a 10-per cent growth in mobile broadband will add Rs3,50,600 crore ($80 billion) to India’s GDP by 2015. Analysys Mason has prepared this report for GSMA to assess the direct and indirect economic impact of wireless broadband in India. The exclusive findings of the Analysys Mason report reveal that allocating just 5MHz of additional...
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Make ISD Calls At Rs. 1p/Sec Via STel

There is a good news for all the national subscribers and international tourist visiting Bihar, this festival season.S Tel, Apka Apna Phone have announced the launch of ‘Passport Pack of Rs. 99‘ i.e International call @1p/sec.Subscribers can make calls to Tibet/ China/ Singapore(M)/HongKong(M)/ UK/ USA(F)/ Canada priced at Rs 1p/sec. And can enjoy a talktime of Rs.60/- for a validity...
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Videocon Partners With BuzzCity To Provide Mobile Content

Videocon Mobile Services has partnered with mobile media company BuzzCity to provide mobile content to Videocon subscribers. Under Videocon’s list of ‘Value Added Services’ (VAS) subscribers can now make use of content from BuzzCity’s mobile media portals like Djuzz, Now-Cook and JAMsked.BuzzCity’s mobile portal Djuzz offers mobile games under various categories, JAMsked...
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Airtel Has Highest Number Of Active Subscribers, What About The Rest?

Sometime back in July last year, we covered a story on the growth of mobile subscribers in India. Adding onto this, a recent TRAI report also said that there were 752.19 million subscribers in December 2010. But are all of these active? Certainly not if we have to go by the report that says only 70% of the subscribers are active.And Bharti Airtel has emerged as the top player having maximum number...
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