Amazon to Start Selling Mobile Phones in India
Published on: 26th Jun 2013
Note -- this news article is more than a year old.
By: Ian Mansfield
Amazon has entered the Indian mobile phone market and announced the launch of three new stores Mobiles and Accessories Cameras and Photography and Portable Media Players.
With this announcement there are now six categories of products on Amazon's Indian web site, including Books, Movies and TV shows and the Kindle family of E-readers, ebooks and Kindle Fire tablets.
The company only entered the Indian market earlier this month.
Commenting on the launch, Amit Agarwal, Vice President and Country Manager, Amazon India, said "We are very excited to open our marketplace to sellers in these popular categories and offer broad selection, low prices, great convenience, and reliable delivery to shoppers across India."
To help customers choose from this large selection and find products as per their needs, Amazon.in provides detailed product descriptions, options to shortlist products by features, customer reviews from Amazon.com, and personalized recommendations.
Amazon's Indian website is also accessible on mobile devices.