HTC hinted to license brand in India to Micromax, Lava and Karbonn

The Taiwanese phone maker is reportedly not going to make its own devices for the Indian market and leave it to three local players.

India market continues growing, Xiaomi’s first-place finish is a record

Samsung has sold the most smartphones in the Indian market year after year, but it faced fierce competition from a Chinese competitor.

Micromax Android Go phone could come late this month with $31 price

It’s not as cheap as that one hilarious device that cost $4, but at least this should be coming from a more reputable name.

Apple scores record 2.5 million 2016 iPhone sales in India, but Samsung and Chinese brands rule

Samsung continues to comfortably dominate smartphone shipments in India, despite the rapid growth of several Chinese OEMs, and minor Apple progresses.

China reportedly seized 8 of top 12 spots in Q1 2016 smartphone vendor ranks

Samsung and Apple ruled smartphones sales again between January and March 2016, but a growing pack of Chinese OEMs is threatening the two’s domination.

Micromax sets sights on China, global smartphone OEM top five placing by 2020

Micromax, India’s second most popular smartphone vendor and the market’s biggest homegrown player, reportedly wants a piece of China’s mobile pie.

‘Flagship-breaking’ Yu Yunicorn launches at $190 with 4GB RAM, 4,000 mAh battery

You may have to pinch yourselves to be certain the Yu Yunicorn is real, as the 5.5-incher offers unusually high-end specs for a sub-$200 price in India.

Micromax’s Yu is teased to “break the flagships” this month

Micromax subsidiary Yu wants to get people hyped for a new flagship that will break other flagships like a bull breaks into a china store.

Micromax Canvas 6 with fingerprint sensor and 4GB RAM Canvas 6 Pro go official in India

The just-announced Micromax Canvas 6 and Canvas 6 Pro phones could well help the India-based manufacturer steal the local crown away from Samsung.

Indian manufacturers coalition hitting against Apple’s plan to sell used iPhones in country

Apple wants to import a ton of used iPhones to sell in India and manufacturers have several reasons to fight against that desire.

Micromax loses CEO as Lenovo, Samsung encroach on market share

The Indian company has seen major departures in the past several months as the market has stopped taking a liking to its offerings.

Lenovo, Vivo, OPPO, Gionee, and LeEco lead Chinese invasion of Indian smartphone market

Domestic brands may have reigned supreme in 2015 smartphone sales in India, but Chinese manufacturers are growing at an alarming pace.

India tops US for second place in smartphone market ranks, with 220 million users

India, the second mobile market around the globe to recently cross a billion users, has officially surpassed the US in active smartphone owners too.

Local and foreign brands manufactured 100 million smartphones in India last year

The government of India managed to remarkably boost local smartphone production in 2015, from 68 million units in 2014 to a whopping 100 mil.

Micromax is the first smartphone OEM in India with a native mobile payment service

Though it may not directly compete against Apple Pay anytime soon, the newest mobile payment service unveiled in India by Micromax sounds like a big deal.

Yu Yutopia finally debuts with Quad HD screen, SD810 SoC, 4GB RAM, $375 price

The highly anticipated Yu Yutopia has gone official in India with cream of the crop hardware in tow, Cyanogen OS software, and a very palatable price.

Yu Yutopia announcement now set for December 17, something else also in store

Micromax reportedly plans to unveil two phones soon, not just the super-high-end Yu Yutopia, which is why the announcement is delayed for December 17.

Samsung loses smartphone share in essential Indian market, but stays on top

The rapidly growing Indian smartphone market continues to be dominated by Samsung, despite a slight Q3 drop that saw Micromax narrow the gap to the leader.

Yu Yunique offers LTE speeds, HD screen, and Cyanogen OS option for $75 in India

The Yu Yunique is an impressively cheap, impressively powerful smartphone for India, endowed with LTE speeds, and optionally loaded with Cyanogen OS.

Micromax Yu5050 reportedly nigh with Quad HD screen, 4GB RAM in tow

The Micromax Yu5050 could give the OnePlus 2 a run for its money, with ultra-high-end specifications and a mid-tier price point.

The top smartphone manufacturer in India is no longer Samsung

The king has been dethroned. Learn which company has taken the number one Indian smartphone OEM spot, and just how far off Samsung was from clinching it.

OnePlus One gets banned from sales in India

The controversy surrounding Micromax’s exclusive rights to the CyanogenMod OS in India has led to the start of a full OnePlus One India sales ban.

What Google buyout interest means for the future of Cyanogen

How close did the custom ROM community come to seeing a Cyanogen Google acquisition? A new report looks into growing interest in the firm.

Micromax launches pair of new Windows Phone 8.1 handsets

See just how low the first two Micromax Windows Phone 8.1 models will be priced when they go up for sale next month.

Micromax eyeing new markets for its Android lineup

Find out about Micromax’s plans for making its phones available in more nations than ever before.