October 2009 issue
|First issue||June 2001|
Digit is an Indian monthly technology magazine published by 9.9 Media. According to the last Indian Readership Survey results that mentioned it (IRS 2011 Q1) it has a readership of about 270,000. . The IRS surveys have always shown Digit to be the most read technology magazine in India, higher than even the combined readership of its peers. It is circulated in India officially, but also reaches Nepal, Sri Lanka, Oman, Dubai and some other countries through unofficial channels. It was started in 2001 by Jasubhai Digital Media Pvt. Ltd, a company that was later acquired by 9.9 Media in 2007.
Each issue of Digit includes a magazine, one dual-layer DVD called alpha, a SKOAR! dual-layer DVD, a mini-book called Fast Track, and a lifestyle supplement called DGT. Fast Track is an in-depth reference guide to any given sub-topic of information technology, such as web publishing and open source software, or a product, such as Photoshop. The detail in the Fast Track series ranges from the beginner to the intermediate and often with references to advanced content.
There are three special issues every year: Anniversary Special (June), Diwali Shopping Special (October), Collector's Edition (December), which have additional content, contests and digital media along with the regular package.
Digit has recently launched Digit TV. The October 2009 issue of Digit came with one DVD of Digit TV featuring a Video Buying Guide.
In 2013, Digit introduced a supplement to the magazine named DGT which focuses on lifestyle technology rather than mainstream technology.
The Digit Community
Digit magazine is complemented by the website www.thinkdigit.com, where the latest technology news, reviews and features are published and discussed by the community.
Digit organizes technology events to reach technology enthusiasts, channel members and technology decision makers. The events can be in the form of consumer expositions, conferences, roadshows and channel events.
Digit conducts webinars occasionally on technology topics such as careers in technology, how to choose your PC components, and interviews with industry leaders.
"Digit" Squad is an exclusive group of premier technology enthusiasts in India, who practically live and breathe all things technology.
Every year, Digit gives out awards to best technology brands and products in India.
Icons of Trust is given every year to the most trusted brand in technology category. Icons of Trust 2009 was awarded in nine categories: Cell phones/PDA Desktop PCs Digital cameras Monitors External storage HDTVs Laptops and netbooks PMPs MFDs/printers
Zero 1 awards are announced every December for the best technology products released during the year.
- CFO India
- CTO Forum
- Digit Channel Connect
- Digit TV
- Fast Track
- Inc. India
- Industry 2.0
- Logistics 2.0
- School of convergence
- Digit is the No. 1 technology magazine in India as per IRS
- 9.9 Media acquires Jasubhai Digital Media
- Video Buying Guide on YouTube
- Digit Website
- Digit Webinars
- Digit Icons of Trust 2009