Xiaomi China shop

Xiaomi smartphone revenue dips 8% in Sept quarter

Smartphone maker Xiaomi said revenues from its smartphone business fell 8 percent to 32.3 billion yuan in the quarter ended Sept. 30. The company sold...
smartphone platform shipment

iPhone sales to drop till 5G picks up momentum

China’s surge into 5G will push global smartphone market back to growth in 2020, says the new report from IDC. The U.S., Korea, United Kingdom,...
Nokia Finland job

Apple supplier Salcomp to buy Nokia manufacturing plant in India

Salcomp, the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile chargers, will buy manufacturing plant in Sriperumbudur from Nokia. Salcomp has acquired the manufacturing facility to produce components...
Apple for telecom operators

Apple leads tablet applications processor market ahead of Intel

The global tablet Applications Processor (AP) market grew 14 percent to $472 million in Q2 2019, according to Strategy Analytics. Apple, Intel, Qualcomm, MediaTek and Samsung LSI captured the top-five revenue...
India smartphone market Q3 2019

Indian smartphone market grew 9.3% in Q3: IDC report

Smartphone suppliers in India shipped 46.6 million units during the third quarter of 2019, the latest IDC report said. Top 5 smartphone suppliers include Xiaomi,...
Smartphone display technology forecast

AMOLED display technology to power 50% of smartphones

Active-matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) display technology will power more than 50 percent of smartphones sold in 2023 from about 30 percent in 2019,...
Vivo India smartphone manufacturing

Vivo expands smartphone manufacturing facility, adds 2,000 jobs

Vivo today announced the roll-out of phase 1 of its new smartphone manufacturing facility in Uttar Pradesh, as part of its approximately 7,500 crore...
SK Telecom 5G powers TV broadcast in Korea

5G smartphones accounted for 2% of the market in Q3 2019

5G smartphones accounted for 2 percent of the market in Q3 2019, Counterpoint Research in its latest report said. South Korea and United States have...
Apple store

Apple asks US to waive tariffs on China-made Apple Watches, iPhones

Apple has asked the Donald Trump administration to waive tariffs on Chinese-made Apple Watches, iPhone components and other consumer products. The company on Thursday sought...
Fitbit customer

Google to buy wearable device maker Fitbit for $2.1 bn

Alphabet-owned Google has agreed to buy wearable device maker Fitbit for $2.1 billion. The Internet search giant aims to enter the fast-growing market for fitness...
Apple store

Apple lost iPhone business amid 5G smartphone launches by rivals

Apple on Wednesday forecast $85.5 billion to $89.5 billion in sales for its fiscal first quarter that ends in December. Apple said its revenue for...
Huawei share in China in Q3 2019

Huawei grabs 42% share in China smartphone market

China smartphone shipments reached 97.8 million in Q3 2019 from 97.6 million units in Q2. China smartphone market declined 3 percent. Huawei shipped 41.5 million smartphones...
5G network performance

5G smartphone and network performance report from Qualcomm

Signals Research Group (SRG) has revealed its 5G performance report -- on behalf of 5G chip supplier Qualcomm. SRG collected thousands of gigabytes of test...
Apple iPhone in Japan

Apple started selling iPhone XR assembled in India

Apple has started selling its popular iPhone XR smartphones assembled in India. Apple has struggled to expand its share in the world’s second-largest smartphone market,...
Xiaomi China shop

Xiaomi to launch 10 5G smartphones in 2020: CEO Lei Jun

Smartphone maker Xiaomi plans to launch more than 10 5G phones in 2020, CEO Lei Jun said on Sunday. Lei’s remarks come as the company...
Samsung Galaxy A8+ in India

Samsung Display to invest $11 bn on facilities and research

Apple supplier Samsung Display will invest $11 billion on facilities and research to upgrade a production line by 2025. The Samsung Electronics unit said that...



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