Connect with us

Phone News

India bans Import of Chinese Mobile Phones without IMEI & Security Features



After all the glory of the Chinese smartphones in India, now we are going to miss some of them after the recent announcement made by Government of India in Parliament. Few years back, the Made in China products are considered to be of low quality but with the passing times, the quality of the products is raised, and the majority of the smartphones are manufactured in China.

Though there will not be major impact over the mobile market, since the devices without IMEI number and proper security features will be banned from importing in India. Recently Chinese-based telecom equipment manufacturer ZTE is banned from using the U.S technology. All this came under the scanner after ZTE products are found exporting to Iran.

Even the popular Xiaomi products are banned by Indian Air Force in 2014 after its devices are found remotely sending data to China-based servers. After this issue, the company had moved few servers outside of China, and the information from Indian Xiaomi device are stored there. With the slowing smartphone penetration in China, the Chinese companies are looking Indian as the second biggest market.

For the period between April 2015 to February 2016, the total bilateral trade between India and China is worth of $65.16 billion while the India’s trade deficit is $48.68 billion for the same period. Recently Indian Government had increased the import taxes which indeed made the foreign companies invest in ‘Make in India’ campaign.

Continue Reading

Recommended Video

Connect on Facebook

Top 5

Top 52 months ago

Top Features of the Vivo V7 Plus Smartphone

Vivo has finally unveiled the all-new selfie-centric smartphone dubbed Vivo V7 Plus in India. Though it is the successor to V5...

Top 54 months ago

Top 5 Best Performing Smartphones Under Rs 30,000 You Can Buy in August 2017

2017 has been an amazing year for smartphones. We have seen some really great smartphones launching this year so far...

Top 56 months ago

Top 5 Features of the Panasonic Eluga Ray Smartphone

Panasonic launched the new Eluga Ray smartphone here in India a couple of weeks back. This is yet another offering...

Top 51 year ago

Top 3 Smartphones from UMi you should take a look at

UMi is a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company that has launched a couple of smartphones previously. The smartphone manufactured by the...

Top 51 year ago

Fix Top 5 Pokemon Go Problems like Server Issues, GPS error, Battery Drain

Pokémon Go by Niantic began rolling out to players across the globe, and like all any other new game release,...

Top 51 year ago

Top 5 Features of Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro & On7 Pro Smartphones

The South Korean smartphone manufacturer Samsung, has been doing pretty good job with the budget smartphone lineup. They have introduced...

iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery
Top 51 year ago

5 Tips to Make your Smartphone Battery Last till the End of the Day

Smartphones are the most useful piece of gadget that we own, which helps us get our jobs done easily. We...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features
Top 52 years ago

5 Most Important Features of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Samsung fans must be in awe this year, as they’ve got to see two new flagship devices within the span...

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung has launched the much-anticipated smartphone ‘Galaxy Note 5‘ with not much improvements over specifications, but you can find the...

Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 – Most Important features of Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the biggest announcement by Samsung Mobiles in New York. The features of the device are pretty...