Posts Tagged: smartfren


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8 Android smartphone models to challenge Redmi Note in Indonesia

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note is a powerful gadget priced at IDR 2 million. But there are already plenty of choices in that price range for Indonesi...

  • August 25, 2014
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13 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

15 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

Samsung is the world’s – and Asia’s – top smartphone maker. But there are a lot of rival phone-makers out there aiming to de...

  • April 22, 2014
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BlackBerry down to third place in Indonesia, beaten by rising star Smartfren Andromax

Just two years ago, BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) was the undisputed handphone champion in Indonesia. How times have changed since then. Research...

  • December 16, 2013
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Indonesia’s Smartfren now has 12.5 million subscribers, launches new phone and tablet

Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren released its new phone and tablet yesterday, called the Andromax T (pictured right) and ...

  • October 10, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
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Why High-End Smartphones Do Not Lead the Southeast Asia Market

The likes of Apple's iPhone 5 and Samsung's Galaxy S4 are seeing declining sales in the region, further increasing cheaper Android phones' s...

  • July 23, 2013
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Indonesian Regulators Consider Hitting BlackBerry With $1.5 Million Fine for BBM Outages

After successfully bullying BlackBerry to block porn access from its devices, the Indonesian government now thinks it might be a good idea t...

  • July 12, 2013
  • at 8:06 pm
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Angry Smartfren Users Still Mad Due to Company’s Very Late Explanation

Yesterday, the fiasco made by Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren made news all over Indonesia as the company’s internet c...

  • March 27, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Smartfren’s New Andromax-u Handset Looks Promising

Indonesian handset manufacturer and telco Smartfren released an Android handset yesterday called the Andromax-u. Leading up to launch day, i...

  • February 1, 2013
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Indonesia’s Smartfren Offers Cellphone With Tethering for Only $41

Today, Smartfren launched a new cellphone with tethering capability, the Smartfren Xstre@m EVDO HotSpot. Xstre@m can function as a wi-fi hot...

  • September 26, 2012
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Singapore’s migme to be preinstalled in over half of Indonesia’s new smartphones

One week after migme debuted as a publicly traded stock in Australia, the company announces partnership with big handset manufacturers in In...

  • August 20, 2014
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10 highlights of Indonesia’s tech industry in 2013

Let’s look back at what the Indonesian tech industry went through last year. It’s not just a history lesson, as it also points the way f...

  • January 17, 2014
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The 3 big CDMA players in Indonesia aren’t looking too good

2014 might be the year when CDMA-based mobile telcos in Indonesia finally kick the bucket.

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 3:33 pm
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Indonesians Love Samsung As Android Usage Explodes (INFOGRAPHIC)

Today browser-maker Opera releases an interesting infographic about Opera Mini Android users in Indonesia. The country is the second biggest...

  • July 24, 2013
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Smartfren Andromax-U Review: Affordable and Dependable, But Very Laggy

I have been using my first Android phone, the Smartfren Andromax-U, for a few months now and would like to share my thoughts about the phone...

  • July 15, 2013
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Smartfren Gets Aggressive, Offers Affordable Quad-Core Android Phones in Indonesia

Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren has had a roller coaster year so far. On one end, their new set of smartphones are a bre...

  • June 11, 2013
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Connection Error: Indonesian Telco Smartfren Under Fire Amidst Prolonged Internet Problems

Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren is in hot water right now as there are a huge number of complaints being thrown onto the...

  • March 25, 2013
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Viki Video App Comes Pre-Installed on Smartfren Android Devices

International video site Viki announced a partnership with Indonesian telco, handset manufacturer, and internet provider Smartfren a couple ...

  • November 29, 2012
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Excite Talks About its Plans For Indonesia, Will Reward Click-Happy Users

Japanese online service provider Excite recently launched its advertising-based points program called Excite Points, claiming to be the firs...

  • August 8, 2012
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