Daily News Wrap: Apple Back to School Announced, Infinix Note 40 5G Launched, and More


The day was filled with launches in India. The Infinix Note 40 5G and OPPO A3 Pro made their debut in the country. Samsung has also brought the Galaxy S24 Ultra in an all-new Titanium Yellow colour to India. Apple has also announced its Back to School offer for students and educators. Here are the top five news of the day from the world of technology.

Apple Back To School Sale

Apple has announced the Back to School sale for students and educators in India. As part of the Back to School program, the Cupertino tech giant is offering an Apple Pencil for free with the iPad Pro M4 and iPad Air M2. Apple is also offering AirPods as a freebie with the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, and Mac Mini.Apple Back to School 2024 MySmartPrice

Apple Back to School offers are available for university students, parents buying devices for their kids, and teachers and staff members at any education level. The sale is already live on the Apple Education Store, Apple BKC Store, and Apple Saket Store. These offers can be availed until September 30. Read more here.

Infinix Note 40 5G Launched in India

Infinix has expanded its Note 40 series with the Infinix Note 40 5G in India. The Infinix Note 40 5G is the cheapest smartphone with wireless charging in the country. Powered by a MediaTek MediaTek Dimensity 7020 processor, the handset offers a 120Hz AMOLED display, a 108MP camera, and a 32MP selfie camera.

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The Infinix Note 40 5G is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery unit and 33W fast charging support. It also supports the company’s proprietary MagCharge wireless charging. It is priced at Rs 19,999 and will go on sale, starting June 26. Read more here.

Redmi 13 5G India Launch Date Announced

Xiaomi will unveil a new Redmi smartphone – the Redmi 13 5G on July 9 in India. The smartphone will be sold via Amazon and will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 2 processor. It is also revealed that the handset will offer a 5,030mAh battery and 33W fast charging.

The Redmi 13 5G will feature a crystal glass design with a glass rear panel. It will offer a Corning Gorilla Glass 3-protected display and a 108MP camera setup. It will come pre-loaded with HyperOS. Read more here.

boAt Airdopes 131 Elite ANC Launched in India

boAt has launched a new TWS – the boAt Airdopes 131 Elite ANC in the Indian market. It features 13mm drivers and offers up to 32dB active noise cancellation. The latest TWS from boAt also features 65ms low latency gaming mode.

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The boAt Airdopes 131 Elite ANC offers up to 60 hours of battery life. Each earbud of the TWS is equipped with a 35mAh battery and the charging case has a 400mAh battery. It features an IPX5 water and sweat-resistant rating. The boAt Airdopes 131 Elite ANC is priced at Rs 1,499 and is available in four colours: Dawn Blue, Active Teal, Active White, and Active Black.

Samsung Galaxy Book4 Series Available with Discount

Samsung is offering discounts on its Galaxy Book4 Series as part of the Gear Up For Campus sale. The company is offering a flat Rs 10,000 bank discount on the Galaxy Book 4 Pro and Book 4 Pro 360. Whereas, the Galaxy Book 4 and Galaxy Book 4 360 are eligible for a flat Rs 5,000 bank discount.

Samsung is also offering a one-year extra warranty at no additional cost on the Galaxy Book4 Pro series. You can head over to this link to check the details.