Friday 14 July 2023
Oppo enjoys robust smartphone sales in China
Oppo's smartphone sales in China have skyrocketed recently, including remarkable shipment performance of its foldable models, making Oppo the country's largest foldable smartphone...
Monday 22 May 2023
Talent pool of Oppo's disbanded IC design arm attractive to Chinese peers
Since Oppo IC design arm Zeku Technology was disbanded on May 12, its huge talent pool has immediately become a hot target for midrange and high-end talent sought by Chinese IC design...
Friday 5 May 2023
Global smartphone shipments remain in a slump, says Omdia
Worldwide smartphone shipments totaled 268.5 million units in the first quarter of 2023, according to the latest Omdia smartphone preliminary shipment report. Compared to the previous...
Thursday 4 May 2023
Global smartphone shipments decline 13% in 1Q23; China market shrinks 11%
Global smartphone shipments declined 13% on year to 269.8 million units in the first quarter of 2023, according to the latest Canalys report. The drop in demand has begun to level...
Tuesday 25 April 2023
TSMC lands advanced chip orders shifted from China
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has gained advanced chip orders shifted from Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) and other China-based foundries, which...
Wednesday 19 April 2023
Global smartphone market shows signs of stability with a 12% decline in 1Q23, says Canalys
The global smartphone market experienced a fifth consecutive quarter of decline, falling by 12% on year in the first quarter of 2023, according to Canalys.
Friday 14 April 2023
Vivo embarks on new investments to expand mobile phone production in India
China-based Vivo has begun a fresh round of investments in India and looking to build the South Asian country into one of its regional production hubs amid regulatory pressures from...
Friday 14 April 2023
China smartphone brands actively promoting new models
Chinese brand vendors, including Xiaomi and Vivo, have recently begun to promote new smartphones, even though the handset industry is heading for the traditional off-season in the...
Thursday 13 April 2023
GaN fast chargers gaining penetration in mobile devices
As charging and storage space demand for mobile devices like handsets, notebooks, and tablets continues to rise, major consumer electronics brands and third-party suppliers of accessories...
Tuesday 28 March 2023
Vivo aims to be among Taiwan's top 3 smartphone brands
Vivo has revamped its marketing strategy by adopting multiple approaches to promote handset sales in Taiwan, aiming to be among the top three vendors in the local handset market.
Wednesday 8 February 2023
Global 4Q22 smartphone shipments fall 15.4% on year, says Omdia
Worldwide smartphone shipments totaled 301.5 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022, down 15.4% on year, according to Omdia. Typically, the last quarter sees the most shipments,...
Tuesday 7 February 2023
China vendors see smartphone shipments down on year in 4Q22 and 1Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
China-based smartphone vendors together shipped over 150 million smartphones in fourth-quarter 2022, growing 6.6% on quarter but plunging 21.4% on year, according to DIGITIMES Research's...
Monday 6 February 2023
MediaTek expects 6-14% revenue drop in 1Q23
MediaTek expects to post a further revenue decrease of 6-14% in the first quarter of 2023 after experiencing a nearly 24% sequential revenue decline in the fourth quarter of 2022.
Friday 3 February 2023
Are customized mobile SoCs becoming a real new trend?
While Chinese handset vendors such as Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi are aggressively moving to develop in-house chips to differentiate their product functions, mobile SoC specialists Qualcomm...
Monday 30 January 2023
China market: Smartphone shipments hit 10-year low
China's smartphone market finished 2022 with an annual shipment of 287 million units, representing an on-year decline of 14% and hitting a 10-year low, according to Canalys Researc...