Smartphone manufacturing share Q2 2018

Smartphone manufacturing to grow 6% to 373 mn in Q3

Smartphone manufacturing is expected to grow by 6 percent quarter on quarter to 373 million units in Q3 2018, according to TrendForce. The smartphone manufacturing increased...
Xiaomi China shop

Xiaomi revenue reaches $6.58 bn powered by smartphone

Xiaomi said its revenue rose to 45.24 billion yuan or $6.58 billion for the three months ended June 30 – fuelled by smartphone business...
Mobile phone manufacturing value in India

India saved $43 billion thanks to mobile phone manufacturing

The mobile phone manufacturing eco-system has saved the country India approx. Rs 3 lakh crore or $43 billion through the replacement of CBU imports through...
JioPhone 2 booking price

Reliance to start selling JioPhone 2 4G phone at Rs 2,999

Reliance Jio will be selling the JioPhone 2 4G phone at Rs 2,999 on at 12 PM on 16 August. The strategy of Reliance...
Apple iPhone future models in 2018

Is Apple planning a budget iPhone to take on China brands?

Research firm TrendForce predicts that Apple will introduce three iPhones this year and will include a budget iPhone smartphone to take on China smartphone...
Pegatron Q2 2018 Earnings

Apple supplier Pegatron plans India manufacturing facility

Key iPhone assembler Pegatron last week said the trade spats between US and China could affect market demand for consumer electronics devices. Pegatron last week...
Foxconn manufacturing

Foxconn revenue grows 17% to $35 bn due to iPhone boom

Apple iPhone assembler Foxconn Technology reported 17.03 percent year-on-year increase in revenue to 1.07 trillion New Taiwan dollars or $34.8 billion last quarter. Foxconn said its...
IDC chart on India smartphone market Q2 2018

Xiaomi retains lead position in smartphone market in India: IDC

Smartphone shipments rose 20 percent in India to reach 33.5 million units during the second quarter of 2018, said IDC. The impressive growth in the...
Smartphone makers in China in Q2 2018

Samsung to suspend operations at mobile phone plant in China

Samsung Electronics, the largest smartphone maker, is considering suspending operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China due to drop in...
Apple store

Apple iPhone supplier Wistron to invest Rs 1,150 crore in India

Wistron, a contract manufacturer of Apple iPhones in India, plans to invest Rs 1,150 crore in the Karnataka state, India, during the first phase...
Samsung Galaxy Note9 launch

Airtel offers Samsung Galaxy Note9 for Rs 7,900

Bharti Airtel announced its Online Store is selling Samsung Galaxy Note9 -- 128 GB for a down payment of Rs 7,900, in addition to...
Apple iPhone user

Apple India’s five challenges in smartphone market

A recent report in prepared by Sankalp Phartiyal and Aditya Kalra illustrated five challenges faced by Apple in India, the world’s second-biggest smartphone market,...
Samsung IoT solutions

Samsung to invest $22 bn in new technology areas

Samsung Group will invest 25 trillion won or $22 billion in artificial intelligence (AI), 5G mobile technology, electronic components for autos, and the biopharmaceutical...
Xiaomi campaign with Katrina Kaif

Xiaomi supplier Holitech to invest $200 mn in India manufacturing

Xiaomi announced that Holitech Technology, one of its main component suppliers, will start component manufacturing in India. Holitech Technology has signed an MoU with the state of...
Huawei sales up 8 percent in 2013, driven by telecoms Capex and smartphones

Huawei targets #1 smartphone position beating Samsung next year

Huawei, the world’s second largest smartphone supplier, said it could become the world’s top vendor of smartphone in the final quarter of next year,...
India phone market Q2 2018

Mobile shipments in India to cross 300 mn in 2018

Mobile handset shipments in India are set to cross 300 million in 2018. The new CMR estimates point out that smartphones in India will overtake...



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