Amazon India: News

27 Mar 2024


Most Indian shoppers favor less packaging, Amazon survey finds

A recent study commissioned by e-commerce behemoth Amazon, reveals that a significant 69% of Indian shoppers prefer receiving their online purchases with less packaging.

29 Dec 2023


Amazon Pay India's FY23 revenue growth stagnates, losses narrow

Amazon Pay India, the digital payment arm of e-commerce giant Amazon, saw a stagnant growth in operational revenue, reaching Rs. 2,093 crore in fiscal 2023 compared to Rs. 1,998 crore the previous year.

14 Dec 2023


Amazon under scrutiny for tricking customers into buying Prime memberships

The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has issued notices to Amazon India, accusing the company of employing "dark patterns" on its website to trick customers into purchasing Amazon Prime memberships, reported Moneycontrol.

12 Dec 2023


Amazon India makes shopping easier with AI-powered reviews

Amazon India has launched AI-generated review highlights, which are concise paragraphs displayed on product description pages.

22 May 2023


Amazon Grand Gaming Days sale now live: Check top deals

Amazon's Grand Gaming Days sale is now live in India. The e-commerce platform is offering great deals on laptops, monitors, gaming consoles, headphones, and other accessories.

20 May 2023


LG Gram 16 is now cheaper on Amazon: Check deal

LG's Gram 16 is an ultraportable laptop designed for workloads such as text formatting, spreadsheets, and web browsing.

07 Dec 2022


Amazon's Prime Gaming to be launched in India soon

The launch of Amazon's gaming subscription service, Prime Gaming, seems to be inching closer, according to gaming industry analyst Rishi Alwani.

23 Nov 2022

Labour Ministry

Labour Ministry summons Amazon India over firing of employees

The Ministry of Labour and Employment on Wednesday summoned Amazon India in connection with the company's alleged forced firing of employees, IANS reported.

22 Aug 2022

Android 12

Why you should not buy Google Pixel 6a on Amazon

The Google Pixel 6a is being sold on Amazon India for around Rs. 37,800, which is much lower than its price on Flipkart.

05 Mar 2022

Lava International

Lava X2 debuts in India as online-exclusive smartphone

Lava has launched a new affordable X-series handset, the X2, in India. It is an online-exclusive phone and is priced at Rs. 6,999 for the 2GB/32GB model.

26 Sep 2021


Here's everything Amazon could unveil at its September 28 event

Amazon's hardware division responsible for the Echo devices is gearing up for another hardware announcement event on September 28.

22 Sep 2021


Amazon launches Kindle Paperwhite and Paperwhite Signature Edition in India

Tech giant Amazon has launched its latest e-readers, the 11th-generation Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Paperwhite Signature Editions, in India. The line-up starts at Rs. 13,999 and is currently up for pre-orders.

21 Sep 2021


Amazon India rolling out Hindi voice shopping experience on Android

Amazon Monday announced plans to roll out a voice-based shopping experience with support for Hindi in India in the coming weeks.

02 Sep 2021


Amazon brings Career Day virtual event to India this year

The world's leading e-commerce platform Amazon announced that it will host its first-ever Career Day in India on September 16 so that senior management and employees can share what makes Amazon an exciting workplace. A fireside chat with CEO Andy Jassy is also on the cards.

08 Jul 2021


Amazon's first digital center in India launched in Surat

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday virtually inaugurated a "Digital Kendra" of the e-commerce giant Amazon in Surat.

17 May 2021


What is Amazon miniTV and what can we expect?

On May 15, e-commerce giant Amazon announced the launch of its ad-supported video streaming service called miniTV which is built directly into the company's shopping app for India.

23 Mar 2021

Latest automobiles

2021 Kawasaki Ninja's pre-bookings live via Amazon: Details here

Kawasaki has opened pre-bookings for the 2021 Ninja 300 bike on Amazon India.

08 Mar 2021


Amazon India's 'Local Shops' program racks up 50,000 offline retailers

E-commerce giant Amazon said that more than 50,000 offline stores and neighborhood kirana shops across 450 cities in the country are now a part of its 'Local Shops' program.

24 Feb 2021

Mahindra Cars

Amazon partners with Mahindra Electric to strengthen EV delivery fleet

Amazon and Mahindra Electric have signed a pact to add more electric vehicles (EVs) to the former's delivery fleet in India. Last year, the e-commerce giant had said that 10,000 EVs would be included in its fleet by 2025.

01 Feb 2021

Latest Gadget Launch

itel A47, with dual rear cameras, launched at Rs. 5,500

Chinese tech giant itel has officially launched its latest budget-range smartphone, the A47, in India via Amazon.

25 Dec 2020


Amazon India teases Mi 10i, India availability confirmed

Xiaomi is all geared up to launch the Mi 10i smartphone in India on January 5 at 12 pm. In the latest development, Amazon India has created a microsite for the phone, which reveals its availability through the e-retailer.

24 Dec 2020


Vivo V20 (2021) silently goes official via Amazon India

Vivo has launched the V20 (2021) smartphone in India without an official announcement. Priced at Rs. 24,990, it is now listed on Amazon India and comes as an upgrade over the V20 handset from the company.

21 Dec 2020


Amazon India adds 1.5 lakh sellers in 2020

E-commerce giant Amazon India on Sunday announced that 1.5 lakh new sellers joined the platform this year.

25 Oct 2020


Diwali with Mi: Offers on Mi 10 on Amazon,

Xiaomi India's festive season special sale, "Diwali with Mi," is currently on and the company is offering huge discounts on its smartphones.

Coolpad Cool 6's specifications revealed on Amazon India, launch imminent

Coolpad is gearing up to launch a new affordable smartphone, the Cool 6, in India soon. In the latest development, the handset has been listed on Amazon, revealing its key specifications.

04 Aug 2020


Redmi 9 Prime launched in India at Rs. 10,000

Expanding its range of affordable smartphones, Xiaomi has launched the Redmi 9 Prime in India. It comes as a rebranded version of the Redmi 9 that was announced in Spain back in June.

21 Jun 2020


Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, 8A Dual prices hiked again

Xiaomi has increased the prices of its Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and Redmi 8A Dual smartphones in India once again.

18 Jun 2020


Amazon provides part-time job opportunities in 35 Indian cities

At a time when more and more people are losing their jobs due to the impact of COVID-19, Amazon is working to provide part-time income opportunities to many.

03 Jun 2020

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OPPO Find X2 series to be launched on June 17

OPPO will launch its flagship smartphones, the Find X2 and Find X2 Pro, in India on June 17, an official teaser has revealed. The company has also confirmed that the duo will go on sale via Amazon India.

21 May 2020


Now, Amazon will deliver food to your home: Details here

Amazon is now venturing into the food delivery vertical.

19 May 2020


Huawei Y9s goes on sale in India via Amazon

Huawei Y9s is now available to consumers in India, a week after it was launched in the country. The device comes in two colors, and is available at Rs. 19,990.

19 May 2020


Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro now available on Flipkart

Xiaomi's popular budget phone, the Redmi Note 8 Pro, is now available for purchase via Flipkart. Till now, the device was available on Mi and Amazon India website, after it released in the market, last year.

14 May 2020

Reliance Jio

OnePlus 8, Pro to go on sale starting May 29

OnePlus's newly-launched flagship devices, the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, will go on sale in India on May 29 across all channels.

14 Apr 2020


After UberEats, Zomato is eyeing to buy Grofers

A few months after acquiring UberEats, Zomato is looking to buy popular e-grocery start-up Grofers.

25 Mar 2020


Flipkart, Amazon suspend services as India goes into lockdown

Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day, nation-wide lockdown to combat the threat of COVID-19 outbreak, two of India's biggest e-commerce giants - Flipkart and Amazon India - temporarily suspended their services.

19 Mar 2020


Xiaomi Mi 10 smartphone teased in India, launch soon

Xiaomi is all set to launch the Mi 10 series of smartphones globally on March 27. It is also expected that the company would announce the standard Mi 10 in India on the same day itself.

15 Jan 2020

Mukesh Ambani

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos visits India as traders plan protest

The world's richest man and Amazon Inc. boss, Jeff Bezos is in India for a three-day visit.

14 Jan 2020


Indian government to investigate Flipkart and Amazon: Here's why

Leading e-commerce giants Flipkart and Amazon India have landed under the scanner of the Indian government.

11 Jan 2020

IndusInd Bank

#DealOfTheDay: Android One-based Mi A3 available with a heavy discount

If you are planning to buy yourself or someone a new smartphone with a modern design, impressive cameras, stock Android interface, and promising performance, then this might interest you.

04 Nov 2019


Now, you can book movie tickets on Amazon: Here's how

Amazon India has partnered with popular entertainment ticketing website BookMyShow to sell movie tickets on its platform.

11 Oct 2019


OnePlus 7T Pro, McLaren Edition announced: Features, pricing, availability

Keeping up with the tradition, OnePlus has launched the mid-year update for its flagship phone.

01 Oct 2019


Unmissable deal: Amazon to offer 4K TV at Rs. 5,555

A smart TV with 55-inch screen, 4K HDR support, and Android-based user interface. These might sound like the key specifications of newly launched OnePlus TV. However, they are not.

04 Sep 2019


Xiaomi Mi A3 now available in India via open sale

Xiaomi's Mi A3, which has been available only via flash sales, can now be purchased through an open sale.

20 Aug 2019


Amazon listing accidentally leaks pricing details of Xiaomi's Mi A3

Amazon India has accidentally leaked the pricing details of the upcoming Xiaomi Mi A3.

30 Jul 2019


Amazon venturing into food-delivery business to take on Swiggy, Zomato

After taking over online shopping and web services, Amazon is gearing up to venture into India's heavily crowded food-tech market.

21 Jul 2019


Amazon accidentally gives 99% discount on Prime Day sale

During the recent Amazon Prime Day sale, a few photography enthusiasts left a lot happier than they would have imagined.

18 Jul 2019


Hate diluted drinks? Here are some alternatives to ice-cubes

Fancying an icy cold drink often comes at a price- add ice cubes and risk watering down your drink (unless you guzzle your drinks as soon as they arrive).

01 Jul 2019


Get free Amazon Fire TV Stick with this Samsung TV

If you are looking to buy a new TV, now may be a good time.

26 Jun 2019


Xiaomi launches Mi Beard Trimmer in India: Price, features, more

Xiaomi is expanding its product portfolio in India by marching into the personal grooming category.

16 Jun 2019

Xiaomi Mi Band

Father's Day 2019: 5 best tech gifts for your dad

Father's Day is here, and there is a good chance that you have already started the search for some cool presents to show your love and affection to your dad.

24 May 2019


OnePlus 7 Pro becomes fastest selling premium smartphone on

The all new OnePlus 7 Pro has achieved the title of being the fastest selling ultra-premium smartphone on Amazon India.

16 May 2019


OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7: Price, sale and offers

OnePlus's latest flagship phones, the OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7, are finally official. The all-new Pro model comes as a premium offering with true flagship features while the standard model arrives as an upgraded version of OnePlus 6T.

11 May 2019


UBON launches wireless soundbar at Rs. 3,599: Details here

Electronics maker UBON, which is said to be one of the fastest growing mobile accessories brands in India, has launched a new wireless soundbar.

02 May 2019


Prime Video's May 2019 releases have us excited! Here's why

Amazon Prime Video is going to release some great content in May 2019.

01 May 2019


Popular websites in India to buy refurbished products from

Refurbished products are becoming an increasingly popular alternative to new products these days.

30 Apr 2019


OPPO F11 Pro Avengers Edition to go on sale tomorrow

The recently launched OPPO F11 Pro Avengers Edition will go on sale for the first time in India at 11 am tomorrow via Amazon.

19 Apr 2019


Amazon India teases much-awaited Redmi Y3 on its site

Xiaomi's camera-centric Redmi Y3, which is set to launch on April 24, will be available in India via Amazon.

09 Apr 2019


Soon, Flipkart will offer loans with instant video verification

Flipkart is working on a new video-based verification method to extend instant loans to customers and expand its footprint in the Indian market.

27 Mar 2019


Huawei P30 launched with flagship interiors, triple rear camera setup

As the successor to last year's P20, Huawei has launched its camera-centric P30 smartphone in Paris.

28 Jan 2019


Samsung Galaxy M10, M20 launched in India: Price, specifications

Taking on Xiaomi, Samsung has launched its highly anticipated Galaxy M10 and M20 budget smartphones in the Indian market.

13 Dec 2018


Google shopping goes live, bringing a new search experience

Finally, Google is rolling out its dedicated 'Shopping' experience in India.

01 Dec 2018


You can buy OnePlus 6T for Rs. 33,499 or lower

OnePlus is celebrating its fourth-anniversary with Amazon India this year.

26 Nov 2018


OnePlus-Amazon fourth anniversary: Offers on OnePlus 6T announced

OnePlus is celebrating its fourth-anniversary with Amazon India, a partnership that started back in 2014 when the Chinese smartphone maker debuted in India

26 Nov 2018


Vivo Y95 launched in India for Rs. 16,990

Expanding its portfolio of mid-range Y-series smartphones, Vivo has launched the Y95 smartphone in India.

08 Oct 2018


OnePlus 6T pre-order listing leaked on Amazon; offer revealed

OnePlus 6T, expected to get officially unveiled on October 17, just went up for pre-order on Amazon India (accidentally).

27 Sep 2018


Vivo V9 Pro launched in India for Rs. 19,990

As the latest addition to its line-up of mid-range smartphones, Vivo has launched the V9 Pro in India.

22 Sep 2018

Narendra Modi

RSS-backed organization to sell beauty-products made from cow urine, dung

Soaps, face packs, shampoos, and medicinal products made from cow urine and dung may soon be just a click away as an RSS-backed center says it's set to sell these on Amazon India.

01 Aug 2018


Flipkart's upcoming free loyalty program to compete with Amazon Prime

In a bid to take on Amazon's Prime subscription service, Walmart-owned Flipkart has now announced the launch of a similar customer benefits program called 'Flipkart Plus' on August 15.

23 Jul 2018


#NostalgiaOverloaded: BlackBerry KEY2 launched in India for Rs. 42,990

It feels like 2016 once again. Why?

16 Jun 2018

iPhone X

Over 1 million OnePlus 6 sold in just 22 days

Over 1 million units of OnePlus's latest flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6, were sold worldwide in 22 days.

29 May 2018


Buy Xiaomi Redmi 5 at Rs. 834 on Amazon!

Amazon India is offering a huge discount on Xiaomi's Redmi 5 smartphone.

29 May 2018


Buy Samsung phones at up to Rs.5,000 discount on Amazon

Amazon India is holding a "Samsung Days" sale from May 28-31 under which it is offering discounts on a range of Samsung products including smartphones, smartwatches, and tablets.

23 May 2018


Honor 7A, Honor 7C with Face Unlock, dual rear-cameras launched

Expanding its portfolio of budget smartphones, Huawei-own Honor brand has launched Honor 7A and Honor 7C in India.