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Microsoft announces exchange offer for Asha customers
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Microsoft announces exchange offer for Asha customers

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Microsoft has announced a Smart Exchange offer for existing Asha consumers in India that enables them to upgrade to a brand new Lumia 435, and experience the latest and always upgradeable Windows Phone operating system. The Smart Exchange offer is valid until April 15, 2015 or till stocks last across the country. The deal gives existing consumers of Asha 500, Asha 501, Asha 502, and...

Lumia Denim now available for Lumia 1520 and 930 in India
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Lumia Denim now available for Lumia 1520 and 930 in India

John Callaham 300

The Lumia Denim firmware update is once again expanding its reach to more Lumia models in India. The download is now rolling out to the Lumia 1520 and the Lumia 930 smartphones in that country. The Denim update is now on a wide range of Lumia phones in India. Microsoft started with the Lumia 520 and this month, it expanded to the Lumia 525, 535, 620 and 720. Monday the Lumia 1020 got...

Everything you wanted to know about Operator Billing
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Everything you wanted to know about Operator Billing

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It was the end of 2014 when we reported that Idea Cellular subscribers in India can now buy app and games from the Windows Phone Store via operator billing (or carrier billing). Idea Cellular is India's 3rd largest mobile operator, with over 150 million subscribers. Microsoft and Idea Cellular introduced operator billing on the Windows Store for Idea subscribers. This partnership...

HDFC Bank improves their app, with another update in tow
Bank Aap Ki Muththi Mein

HDFC Bank improves their app, with another update in tow

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On the sidelines of the launch of HDFC Bank's Go Digital campaign in Varanasi, the spiritual capital of India, the bank's Windows Phone app got a fine update as well, with more capabilities coming soon. The launch saw HDFC Bank announcing a technology agnostic Bank Aap Ki Muththi Mein (Bank in your hand) offering which aims to turn a mobile phone into a bank branch. The official HDFC...

Microsoft wants users in India to be able to upgrade easily
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Microsoft wants users in India to be able to upgrade easily

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Microsoft has launched a lucrative buyback scheme in India that makes it easier for you to upgrade to a higher-end Lumia. Aimed at increasing sales of Lumia handsets in the country, the move enables customers to receive as much as 65 percent of their current device value. Here are the details of Microsoft's buyback scheme: "The buy-back assurance scheme will enable Lumia buyers...