Home Lead Story Google &#8216...

Google ‘Pixel’ Smartphones Can Now Be Pre-ordered on Airtel Online Store

The devices are available in "just black", "clearly white" and "not pink" colours

0
Representational image. Wikimedia

Bharti Airtel said that Google’s “Pixel 3” and “Pixel 3XL” smartphones can now be pre-ordered on its online platform starting Wednesday.

Airtel will begin the delivery of the devices on November 3.

Customers can purchase the smartphones at down payments and EMI plans that come with a built-in postpaid plan bundled with data, calling and content benefits, the company said in a statement.

The down payments of “Pixel 3”, “Pixel 3XL (64GB)” and “Pixel 3XL (128GB)” at Airtel Online Store begins at Rs 17,000, Rs 20,000 and Rs 29,000 respectively.

Google
Now pre-order Google’s ‘Pixel’ smartphones on Airtel Online Store. Pixabay

Launched earlier in October, “Pixel 3” will cost Rs 71,000 for the 64GB variant in India and up to Rs 80,000 for the 128GB storage variant.

The “Pixel 3 XL” will be available at Rs 83,000 for the 64GB variant and up to Rs 92,000 for the 128GB model.

Also Read- Philippines Loses Confidence In Vaccination After Dengue Crisis: Report

Both the smartphones now come with 8MP+8MP front-facing cameras, a 12.2MP single sensor on the rear and exclusive in-camera Google Lens suggestions that works in real-time.

The devices are available in “just black”, “clearly white” and “not pink” colours. (IANS)

Next Story

Google Stops Selling its Third Generation Smartphones “Pixel 3 and 3 XL” (Tech Report)

A Google spokesperson advised those who still wanted to purchase a third-generation Pixel to look at Best Buy and B&H Photo, which still have some inventory

0
Google
Last year, the company stopped selling the second gen Pixel devices around the same time, which is April. Pixabay

Google has stopped selling it’s third generation Pixel 3 and 3XL smartphones on its online store.

Last year, the company stopped selling the second gen Pixel devices around the same time, which is April.

A Google spokesperson advised those who still wanted to purchase a third-generation Pixel to look at Best Buy and B&H Photo, which still have some inventory.

Please Follow NewsGram on Twitter To Get All Latest Updates From All Around The World!

Google
Google has stopped selling it’s third generation Pixel 3 and 3XL smartphones on its online store. Wikimedia Commons

“In any case, we might recommend you consider the power-efficient and economical Pixel 3a or 3a XL, but perhaps not before its successor is released: the 4a,” GSMArena reported on Tuesday quoting Android Police.

We’re expecting to see the launch of the budget-friendly Pixel 4a coming soon.

ALSO READ: Most Infants Consume Added Sugar: Study

The rumours and leaks of the Pixel 4a began a few months ago. (IANS)

Next Story

Bharti Airtel Joins Lionsgate to Deliver Premium Content in India

"This is another major step forward in bringing an exciting and unique content experience to our Indian audience," Jain added

0
Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel's office. Wikimedia Commons

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Wednesday said it has entered into a partnership with global content platform Lionsgate and Starzplay, the international premium subscription platform from Starz, to bring premium content from Lionsgate Play to customers in India.

The partnership will give Airtel customers access to a deep portfolio of Lionsgate feature films content, which will be available on Airtel Xstream app and web platforms, Airtel said, adding that its Xstream app has a catalogue of over 10,000 movies and shows along with 400 TV channels.

The content will be available in multiple Indian languages and spread across the horror, comedy, drama, action, thriller, documentary and other genres.

“We are thrilled to partner with Lionsgate to bring exciting content from their library to our customers as part of Airtel Thanks programme. Our mission is to make Airtel Xstream the most loved digital entertainment platform in India and enable best-in-class experience across a range of connected devices and applications,” Adarsh Nair, Chief Product Officer, Bharti Airtel, said in a statement.

“We will continue to forge long-term strategic partnerships with the top content producers from around the world as part of our mission and look forward to collaborating with Lionsgate to delight customers in India,” Nair said.

airtel music app, airtel, wynk tube
Lava, along with Airtel, Reliance and Godrej were the only four Indian brands that featured in the list of Top 30 brands according to Indian consumers. Wikimedia Commons

Lionsgate Play’s initial offering includes the “Hunger Games” and “Twilight Saga” franchises, multiple Academy Award winner “La La Land”, and the critically-acclaimed international breakout hit “Wonder” among its deep slate of box office successes.

In addition, Airtel customers will have access to recent hits like “American Assassin”, “Robin Hood”, and “The Spy Who Dumped Me”, among others.

Also Read: Nearly 73% Cyberattacks Performed on Microsoft Office Products, Says New Report

“Telcos play a huge role in increasing the availability of premium content on digital platforms, and we’re proud to join forces with a partner like Airtel that combines enormous reach, a powerful brand and unparalleled distribution expertise,” said Rohit Jain, Managing Director, Lionsgate Play South Asia.

“This is another major step forward in bringing an exciting and unique content experience to our Indian audience,” Jain added. (IANS)

Next Story

Airtel Brings WiFi Calling Services in India

To use the facility, consumers will have to first ensure that they have a compatible phone

0
Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel's office. Wikimedia Commons

Airtel has launched Wi-Fi calling after testing it for months, but for now it will work only on Airtel Xstream Fiber and on select smartphones.

The Wi-Fi calling is being rolled out for prepaid and postpaid subscribers across the country, according to Airtel here on Tuesday. “It is currently available in Delhi NCR and will be gradually rolled out across India,” it said.

The Wi-Fi calling will let Airtel users make use of the Wi-Fi network in their homes to make calls using VoIP, instead of relying on cellular connectivity. There will be no extra charge for calls made over Airtel Wi-Fi calling and the application consumes minimal data.

Reliance Jio is also working on a similar feature and is expected to launch it soon.

airtel music app, airtel, wynk tube
To use the facility, consumers will have to first ensure that they have a compatible phone. Wikimedia Commons

“It is designed to enhance voice calling experience for Airtel smartphone customers, especially when they are indoors. With it, customers with Wi-Fi at home or office will get excellent signal quality indoors,” said an Airtel spokesperson.

Also Read: Genetic Alteration Can Increase Risk of Developing Autism and Tourette’s Syndrome

To use the facility, consumers will have to first ensure that they have a compatible phone.

Currently, Airtel supports all iPhone series starting 6s. It means the service can be accessed by consumers having iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Plus, Xiaomi Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro and POCO F1, Samsung J6, Samsung A10s, Samsung On6, Samsung M30s, OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro. (IANS)