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Vertu TI luxury mobile launched in India

May 24th, 2013

So there are simple phones and there are smartphones. Oh wait, there are also premium smartphones and then there are luxury phones. But how do you define a luxury phone? Well a Titanium body and a sapphire crystal screen would sure make the cut.

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That’s exactly what the new luxury phone Vertu TI has. The new smartphone by luxury mobile maker Vertu has been launched in India at a price of (Believe it or not) Rs 6,49,990.
For those who are still reading this, the Vertu TI is equipped with a dual-core 1.7 GHz processor and 1GB of RAM. The phone also has 64GB of internal storage and an 8MP rear camera with 1080p video capability as well as a 1.3MP front camera.

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The display of this luxury phone is 3.7-inch WVGA screen and runs the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system which has been customized by Vertu to provide a new user interface.
Talk about the luxury of it, the Vertu TI is made of 184 individual parts crafted specially by Vertu’s craftsmen in England. The body of the phone as mentioned earlier is made of Grade 5 Titanium and the screen of the smartphone is made of sapphire crystal which gives it scratch-proof quality and four times higher strength than any other smartphone.
Like the saying goes, you just can’t put a price on some things. It is yet to be seen whether this phone is one of those things.

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One Nation One Sim

October 5th, 2012

Imagine that there is no extra roaming charge when you travel all over the country. Yes, it may now be possible according to a mandate that may be passed by Telecom Regulatory Association of India (TRAI). There won’t be any roaming charges applied nationwide from next year. There is no such fixed date as in when the rule will come into play; it is tentatively set for early next year.

The decision by TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) will definitely (more…)

Nimbuzz Comes Pre-loaded On Swipe Tablets

August 17th, 2012

Swipe Telecom has just launched some very affordable tablets in the Indian market. One of them is a 3D tablet! That is a first for the Indian Tablet market. There are three different variants – the Float, Holo and 3D Life.

You can check out the tablets here.

Why are we telling you all this?

This is because the Swipe tablets come pre-loaded with all the ‘appy goodness’ you would want. Guess which awesome app is also included in that? Yes, Nimbuzz is supported out of the box in the Swipe Tablets so you don’t have to download it from Google Play or the Amazon App Store.

You can buy the Swipe tabs from our Ncarry store. Visit this link for more details.

So what does the Nimbuzz Android App do?

• FREE HD VOICE CALLS – Great quality telephonic sound over Wi-Fi or 3G.

HD quality voice calls for free with all your Nimbuzz Messenger contacts.

• FREE MESSAGING – Tired of paying 1 buck a text.

Replace SMS with unlimited free chat.

• OFFLINE MESSAGES: You’ll never have to worry about missing a message.

Even if you miss your push notifications or turn off your phone, Nimbuzz saves your messages offline until you retrieve them the next time you boot up Nimbuzz.

• CHEAP INTERNATIONAL CALLS – Got family and friends abroad well, Nimbuzz makes the world a smaller place. Buy Nimbuzz Out credits and make really cheap international calls to mobile and landlines.

• SIP VOIP ACCOUNTS – Connect to any of our existing SIP partners or to any other SIP provider and enjoy extremely low cost calls.

• CHAT BUDDIES – If you’re bored in class just boot up one of our popular chat buddies for Twitter, Cricket, Astrology etc. They are very entertaining.

• AND MUCH MORE: Custom chat wallpaper, Landscape mode, Contact sorting, improved Presence Icons, precise message time stamps, Chat history, N-world, free Avatars and much more.

We hope that all you guys who are looking to buy the Swipe tablet love our app. The Nimbuzz Android app is built from the ground up to take advantage of the very capable open source goodness of Android. It will keep you connected with all your friends, family and colleagues. Give it a spin and let us know how you like it.


Motorola Milestone price and specifications in India

February 18th, 2011

The Motorola Milestone, the name says it all. It’s a milestone phone for Motorola across the globe as well as in India. The Android 2.1 Full Touch and Full QWERTY phone comes with an amazing 3.7 inch capacitive touchscreen display and 480 x 854 pixels resolution, slide-out QWERTY keyboard with a 5-way navigation key. Motorola Milestone was the first Android 2.1 based Android phone in Indian market.

It comes equipped with a5 megapixel camera with autofocus, dual-LED flash and Geo-tagging and Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G connectivity and sports a 600 MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor. 3.5 mm audio jack, 133 MB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory takes care of all your music and storage needs. A-GPS, Digital compass, Accelerometer sensor, Proximity sensor, up to 350 hours stand-by time, up to 6 hours 30 minutes talk-time, 1400 mAh battery are a boon to this handset’s capabilities.

Below are the detailed features and specifications for you:


Nimbuzz comes preinstalled on Spice S7000 handset!

June 2nd, 2010

Nimbuzz comes preinstalled on Spice S7000 handset

We have good news for you all. We have one more addition to the Nimbuzz pre-installed mobiles with Spice Mobiles’ new touch phone S-7000. So now all the Spice Mobile users can enjoy the Nimbuzz multi-community mobile messaging experience and connect with  contacts across various IM’s and social networking sites like Gtalk, Yahoo, Hotmail, Facebook, Orkut, etc. with a simple click!

To fully enjoy Nimbuzz on your S-7000 just make sure that the access point is set as GPRS and to start chatting just click on the Nimbuzz icon and connect with your existent account or create a new one ;)

S-7000 Features:


Nokia E5 price in India (coming soon)

May 25th, 2010


After the successful announcement of the 2 upcoming phones, Nokia C3 and Nokia C6, the mobile giant Nokia have finally announced the launch of another QWERTY phone – Nokia E5

Nokia India has priced this phone very nicely at Rs.10634

Nokia E5 is the so called successor of the popular E series mobile phones – E63, E71 and E72

So with this QWERTY mobile, you can easily start chatting with your friends and contacts as Nimbuzz is already available on Nokia Ovi Store

Here are some really nice features of the Nokia E5:


Uninor GPRS service on Prepaid

May 10th, 2010

Uninor GPRS on Prepaid

As we promised in our last blog about Uninor starting mobile services in India that we will update you on the GPRS plans provided by Uninor. We are glad to inform you that Uninor has finally launched GPRS Services on Prepaid in 8 circles UP (West), UP (East), Bihar, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.

Uninor has launched this GPRS Page which will help you understand the benefits of GPRS and locate a nearby store

How to Activate GPRS:

GPRS is pre-activated on my Uninor connection so you don’t need to do anything for that.

Uninor Plan details:


Videocon GSM Mobile connection in India

May 4th, 2010

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Another new mobile service provider launches its services in India. Last month Videocon group, the popular consumer electronic company in India announced their with Mumbai circle to be followed by Tamil Nadu and Punjab.

Videocon Telecommunications Ltd is currently available in the following networks: Punjab, Mumbai, Haryana, Tamil Nadu including Chennai, Gujarat

With this new Mobile operator now you all have another option of mobile connection, with which you can stay online on Nimbuzz from your phone ;)

Videocon data plan details:


Nokia’s latest price warriors C6, C3 & E5 Touch screen and QWERTY phones coming soon to India

April 26th, 2010


Nokia announced 3 very attractive phones in first week of April 2010 – Nokia C6 (Touch screen & slide-out keyboard with navigation key), Nokia C3 (QWERTY) and Nokia E5 (QWERTY)

Handset giants, Nokia have understood what you want from your phone and how it should be priced in India :D and hence they have come up with these 3 practical and social mobile phones.

All the three new handsets focus on getting socially active at an affordable price. C6, C3 and E5 are each equipped with a full QWERTY keyboard gives you a faster chatting experience.


Use Reliance SmartNET to chat with Nimbuzz on Reliance GSM.

March 5th, 2010

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We noticed that some of you have issues using Nimbuzz on the Reliance service and we would like to help. In order to get Nimbuzz working again you need to use the SmartNET access point and not a WAP access point as Nimbuzz application doesn’t work on the same (see the instructions below).

  • Account name: SMARTNET
  • Access point name: SMARTNET
  • Home page:
  • Wapgateway proxy IP address:
  • Port: 8080

The charges for the services are as follows: