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China market: Meizu 2015 smartphone shipments to reach over 20 million units

Dec 24, 14:37

Smartphone shipments by Meizu in 2015 will reach over 20 million units, increasing 350% from a year earlier, according to a China-based qq.com report, citing company vice president...

HTC, Huawei to release new smartphones in 1Q16, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 24, 10:54

HTC and Huawei both are expected to launch their respective new smartphones in the first quarter of 2016, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN)...

Worldwide wearables shipments to surpass 200 million in 2019, says IDC

Dec 23, 12:02

The worldwide wearable device market will see continued growth as second- and third-generation iterations reach the market. These new devices will build upon the hardware and software...

Acer announces brisk sales of smart bracelets

Newswatch - Dec 23, 11:42

Acer has announced that it sold out 70,000 units of its fitness bracelet Liquid Leap Active during a 24-hour limited-time promotional campaign held through a TV shopping channel in...

India market: Smartphone shipments down slightly in October, says IDC

Dec 23, 11:07

Smartphone shipments in India totaled 9.3 million units in October, down from 10 million shipped in the previous month, and 4G models accounted for over 50% of total smartphone shipments...

Huawei smartphone shipments meet 2015 target

Newswatch - Dec 23, 11:05

Huawei has announced that its smartphone shipments has reached over 100 million units so far in 2015, meeting the company's target set for the year and making it the first China-based...

HTC ties up with Audi to promote HTC Vive

Dec 21, 16:00

HTC has signed a cooperation agreement with automaker Audi and will install its HTC Vive virtual reality (VR) devices in Audi's flagship shops in 2016 to enable consumers to review...

ZTE to develop smartphone application processors in house

Dec 21, 15:13

ZTE has stepped up its efforts to internally develop smartphone chipset solutions, aiming to re-capture the title as one of the top-three smartphone vendors in China, according to...

Lenovo gives priority to emerging markets for handsets, says report

Dec 18, 11:51

Lenovo is giving priority to promote its handsets in emerging markets, especially in Brazil, India and Russia, according to a China-based tech.sina.com report, citing company chairman...

Asustek ZenFone 3 to come with fingerprint recognition, say Taiwan makers

Dec 18, 10:37

Asustek Computer will for the first time adopt fingerprint recognition technology for its third-generation ZenFone series smartphones to be launched in May-June 2016, according to...

IoT market to nearly double by 2019, says IC Insights

Dec 17, 19:02

Between 2015 and 2019, worldwide systems revenues for applications connecting to the Internet of Things (IoT) will nearly double reaching US$124.5 billion in the final year of the...

Digitimes Research: Over 331 million smartphones shipped globally in 3Q15

Dec 17, 18:58

There were 331.9 million smartphones shipped globally in the third quarter of 2015, increasing 10.5% on quarter and 7.7% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

HTC to be prohibited from selling HTC One M9 in Germany

Dec 17, 15:14

HTC is likely to be prohibited from continuing to sell its HTC One M9 and other models in Germany for violating a patent involving voice coding technology owned by Acacia, according...

Taiwan notebook ODMs will struggle to see business growth in 2016, say Taiwan makers

Dec 17, 14:24

Taiwan-based notebook ODMs, mainly Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, Wistron and Inventec, will find it considerably difficult to increase operations in 2016 mainly because global...

China wearable device market continues to grow, with varied performance between segments, says IDC

Dec 17, 13:56

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC ), wearable device shipments in China reached 7.37 million units in the third quarter of 2015, up 40.1% from the previous quart...

Sony Mobile to reduce smartphone models for 2016

Dec 17, 10:25

Sony Mobile Communications is likely to reduce the number of new smartphones launched in 2016, and consequently the vendor may also dismiss its R&D unit in Taiwan, according to...

Qualcomm to land a majority of chip orders for high-end Android phones in 2016

Dec 17, 10:23

Qualcomm is expected to secure the bulk of chipset orders for high-end Android smartphones in 2016 as vendors including Samsung Electronics, HTC, Sony Mobile Communications, LG Electronics...

China market: China Mobile aims at 500 million TD-LTE users at end of 2016

Dec 15, 14:20

China Mobile has completed deployment of one million TD-LTE base stations around China and plans to add 300,000 in 2016, aiming to increase the number of TD-LTE subscribers to 500...

Taiwan market: Handset shipments down in 3Q15, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 11, 15:53

Shipments of handsets in the Taiwan market totaled 2.26 million units in the third quarter of 2015, down 17% sequentially and 12% on year, the Chinese-language Liberty Times...

Quanta sees notebook shipment growth in November, but may not achieve 2015 revenue goal

Dec 11, 14:24

Quanta Computer saw its notebook shipments rise 500,000 units on month to reach 3.8 million units in November thanks to strong orders from Asustek Computer and Hewlett-Packard (HP)...

Synnex Technology sees increased November revenues

Dec 9, 20:23

Taiwan-based IT and consumer electronics channel distributor Synnex Technology International has reported consolidated revenues of NT$30.73 billion (US$946 million) for November,...

Asustek reports increased revenues for November

Stockwatch - Dec 9, 15:54

Asustek Computer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$50.14 billion (US$1.53 billion) for November 2015, representing a 21.06% increase on month and 2.44% increase on year.

HTC to launch Vive in April 2016

Dec 9, 11:48

HTC has announced via Facebook that its first virtual reality (VR) device, the HTC Vive, will not be available to consumers until next spring.

Digitimes Research: MR device makers receiving more support from developers, investors

Dec 9, 11:13

More mixed reality (MR) device makers including Sulon Technologies, Osterhout Design Group (ODG) and Magic Leap have attracted more software developers and investors while Microsoft...

Commentary: The residue value of feature phones

Dec 7, 22:34

The pace of replacement of smartphones for feature phones is not happening as fast as expected, as the use of handsets by consumers of different regions, the price difference between...

HTC revenues hit 6-month high in November

Dec 7, 11:09

HTC saw its consolidated revenues rise 14.96% sequentially to a six-month high of NT$10.29 billion (US$314.32 million) in November. The release of its latest smartphone, the HTC One...

China market: ZTE launches entry-level Blade A1 smartphone

Dec 4, 15:29

China-based smartphone vendor ZTE has launched the first model of its new Blade-series smartphones, the Blade A1, in the China market priced at CNY599 (US$94).

ZTE Blade A1 smartphone

Commentary: Asustek adjusts smartphone strategy

Dec 4, 11:49

Asustek Computer has started changing its marketing strategy for the ZenFone series, expanding its reach in the smartphone market from the entry-level segment to the higher-end one...

HTC to hold Vive developer forum in Beijing

Dec 4, 11:25

HTC will hold a developer conference specifically for HTC Vive, its VR (virtual reality) device, in Beijing, on December 18. The forum will focus on applications and its development...

HTC showcasing the HTC Vive

Pegatron, Inventec see smartphone rankings drop in 3Q15, says IDC

Dec 3, 16:18

Taiwan-based handset maker Pegatron saw its ranking in the global top-10 smartphone manufacturers list drop to eighth place in the third quarter of 2015 from fourth a quarter earlier,...

Taiwan market: Apple begins selling iPad Pro tablets in local market

Dec 3, 14:14

Apple has begun selling its iPad Pro products in the Taiwan market, with a 32GB Wi-Fi version priced at NT$27,900 (US$853), 128GB Wi-Fi version at NT$32,900 and 128GB Wi-Fi+Cellular...

Taiwan market: TWM launches own-brand 4G smartphones

Dec 3, 12:16

Mobile telecom carrier Taiwan Mobile (TWM) has launched two own-brand entry-level 4G smartphone models, the Android 5.0 Amazing X7 and Android 5.1 Amazing X5s, in the Taiwan market...

TWM own-brand smartphone Amazing X7

Foxconn increases presence in second-hand handset market

Dec 3, 11:08

Foxconn Electronics has stepped up its investments in the second-hand smartphone market as part of its efforts to promote environmental protection globally, according to industry...

Join In to acquire a 100% stake of handset ODM Wingtech

Dec 1, 21:40

China-based real estate developer Join In Holding will acquire all outstanding shares of handset ODM maker Wingtech at CNY17.54 (US$2.74) per share. Join In currently holds a 51%...

Asustek to begin selling smartphones in Myanmar, Cambodia, Bangladesh in 1Q16, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 1, 15:09

Asustek Computer will begin marketing its ZenFone 2 smartphones in Myanmar, Cambodia and Bangladesh in the first quarter of 2016, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily...

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    Acer Liquid Jade Primo smartphone

    Acer's Liquid Jade Primo is a 5.5-inch premium smartphone running Windows 10 Mobile. The Liquid Jade Primo provides productivity for professionals through Continuum, allowing Windows...

    Photo: Company, Jan 7.

  • Samsung+12Gb+LPDDR4+DRAM

    Samsung 12Gb LPDDR4 DRAM

    Samsung Electronics has announced that it is mass producing 12Gb LPDDR4 (low power, double data rate 4) mobile DRAM chips based on its 20nm process technology. The new LPDDR4 is...

    Photo: Company, Sep 18.

  • Apple+iPhone+6s+and+iPhone+6s+Plus

    Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

    Apple has announced the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the latest iPhone models from the company. The new iPhones introduce 3D Touch, which senses force to access features and interact...

    Photo: Company, Sep 11.

  • Asustek+ZenFone+Zoom+smartphone

    Asustek ZenFone Zoom smartphone

    Asustek Computer has unveiled its ZenFone Zoom smartphone. The ZenFone Zoom features a 13-megapixel front camera, supporting 3X optical zoom. The smartphone is equipped with Intel's...

    Photo: Company, Sep 11.

  • Asustek+ZenWatch+2+smartwatch

    Asustek ZenWatch 2 smartwatch

    Asustek Computer has unveiled two ZenWatch 2 smartwatches. The ZenWatch 2 smartwatches feature Android Wear and are able to pair with either Android- or iOS-based smartphones. Asustek...

    Photo: Company, Sep 8.

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