Analyst Viewpoint

The case of OnePlus: An excellent 4G phone, but flawed market strategy

CMR is not into the business of reviewing phones as they come. But, yes..if it is something that is attempting to reshape the industry, or trying to do the things … Continue Reading →


Rifle snatches by terrorists…Not to worry! DRDO Weapon immobilizers to the rescue

News clippings from Jammu & Kashmir have been replete with instances of militants’ new tactic – snatch a service rifle from an on-duty policeman/soldier, and use it to perpetrate violent … Continue Reading →


Is Micromax sensing the market wrong?

Handset maker Micromax is going in the opposite direction as against the 11 other 4G smartphone competitors Micromax, once known for its innovation and time to market has been a … Continue Reading →


To push manufacturing, India also needs an IBM

Recently, I had a chance to read an interesting book, ‘Strategy Rules’ by Prof David Yoffie of Harvard and Prof Michael Cusumano of MIT.  This book is about five timeless … Continue Reading →


Difficult road ahead for Phicomm in India

With nothing path breaking to offer, stiff competition at the hands of established brands Phicomm strengthens the trend of Chinese OEM’s direct entry to India.  But, will it be able … Continue Reading →