China market: Local vendors compete with Apple, Samsung in high-end smartphone segment
Sammi Huang, Taipei; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES
First-tier China-based vendors including Huawei Device, ZTE, Coolpad, Lenovo and Oppo have launched or will launch high-end smartphones in the China market at relatively low prices to compete with Apple and Samsung Electronics, according to Taiwan-based...
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