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Samsung leads 5G smartphone deal market winning AT&T and Verizon

Samsung can become the 5G smartphone leader as the South Korean consumer electronics company has won a 5G smartphone deal – second deal in...
Apple supplier Foxconn

Apple iPhone maker Foxconn may set up factory in Vietnam

Foxconn, Apple Inc’s biggest iPhone assembler, is considering setting up a factory in Vietnam to mitigate any impact of an ongoing trade war between...
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Verizon and Samsung to bring 5G smartphone in first half

Verizon and Samsung announced their plan to bring 5G smartphone to market in the first half of 2019. Samsung, the largest smartphone maker in the...
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OnePlus aims to invest more in Hyderabad R&D centre

OnePlus, a premium smartphone brand based in China, announced it will expand its recently-opened Hyderabad facility into its biggest R&D centre globally in three years. The...
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Oppo to invest $1.4 billion in R&D targeting 5G

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo on Thursday announced it will invest 10 billion yuan or around $1.43 billion in Research and Development (R&D) across its...
India smartphone market share Q3 2018

Oppo and Xiaomi phone manufacturer asks 200 workers to go on leave

Hipad Technology India, a contract manufacturer of smartphone makers such as Oppo and Xiaomi, has asked 200 plus employees to go on leave at...
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LG shares CEO responsibilities with President David Jung

LG Electronics announced the changes to its organization structure cutting down on the role of the CEO as part of the strategy to strengthen...
Sprint 5G with HTC and Qualcomm

Sprint inks deal with HTC and Qualcomm for 5G mobile smart hub

Sprint announced its partnership with HTC and Qualcomm Technologies to launch a 5G mobile smart hub in the first half of 2019. Sprint aims to...
Apple supplier Foxconn

Foxconn plans $2.88 bn cost cutting due to dull iPhone sales

Taiwan’s Foxconn plans to cut 20 billion yuan or $2.88 billion from expenses in 2019 as the company faces a very difficult and competitive...
Top 8 smartphone makers Q3 2018

Xiaomi revenue surges 49% powered by India and Europe

Smartphone maker Xiaomi said its revenue rose 49.1 percent to 50.85 billion yuan or $7.32 billion in the third quarter of 2018 -- driven...
Apple iPhone market share Q3 2018

Apple cuts production orders for new iPhone models

iPhone maker Apple has cut production orders in recent weeks for all three iPhone models launched in September, the Wall Street Journal reported on...
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iPhone component supplier AMS cuts revenue outlook

AMS, a supplier of facial recognition technology to Apple, has decided to cut its revenue forecast – reflecting poor demand for latest iPhones. The revenue...
India smartphone market share Q3 2018

Xiaomi strengthens India smartphone market lead in Q3

Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo, Micromax and OPPO are the top five smartphone suppliers in India in the third quarter of 2018, according to research firm IDC. Smartphone makers...
Foxconn manufacturing

Foxconn result indicates poor demand for Apple iPhones

Taiwan’s Foxconn posted a weaker than expected rise in quarterly profit amid warning signs from key customer Apple and its global suppliers that demand...
Apple iPhone market share Q3 2018

Apple asks iPhone XR contractors to halt production plans

Apple has told its smartphone manufacturing contractors Foxconn and Pegatron to halt plans for additional production lines dedicated to the iPhone XR, the Nikkei...
Apple revenue Q4 2018 for September quarter

Apple grows share despite facing tough emerging markets

Apple announced 20 percent increase in revenue in its fourth quarter 2018 to $62.90 billion, warning that performance in the next quarter will be...

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