India holds up wireless approvals for China-made devices, delaying launches

Topics India | Dell | HP

India has held up approvals for import of wifi modules from China for months, driving companies such as U.S.

computer makers Dell and HP and China’s Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo and Lenovo to delay product launches in a key growth market, two industry sources said.   Imports from China of finished electronic devices - like bluetooth speakers, wireless earphones, smartphones, smartwatches and laptops - containing wifi modules are being delayed, the sources said.   The Communications Ministry’s Wireless Planning.....

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