Wednesday 21 February 2024
Chinese vendors committed to developing AI-capable smartphones
Major Chinese mobile phone manufacturers have announced adjustments to their AI strategies, committing to developing AI-capable smartphones, according to industry sources.
Monday 19 February 2024
China smartphone market, 4Q 2023


Thursday 15 February 2024
Worldwide tablet shipments hit their lowest level since 2011 in 2023, says IDC
Worldwide tablet shipments declined 17.4% year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2023, totaling 36.8 million units, according to preliminary data from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Personal...
Tuesday 6 February 2024
With new iPads around the corner, how will Apple adjust its tablet strategy?
As rumors pick up of Apple holding a product launch as early as March to unveil its latest iPad Pro, speculation has reached beyond the usual display and processor upgrades and how...
Tuesday 30 January 2024
Samsung throws down the gauntlet to Chinese rivals
For Samsung, 2024 is a crucial year to catch up, both in the Chinese market and globally.
Thursday 4 January 2024
Xiaomi sets up a three-year strategy to reclaim glory in India
After a tumultuous period for the past two years, Xiaomi has set up a three-year roadmap, looking to regain its leadership in India's smartphone market and outlining a local manufacturing...
Thursday 28 December 2023
Xiaomi unveils its first EV, with ambition to be China's Porsche or Tesla
The billionaire co-founder of Xiaomi Corp. unveiled the company's first electric vehicle Thursday, declaring ambitions to become a top global carmaker in 15 to 20 years and compete...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Smartphone brands crossing over to EVs at CES; new products set to be announced in January
The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2024) is set to be held from January 9 - 12, 2024 in Las Vegas. Although CES is not primarily focused on smartphones, there are still several...
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Mobile phone IC stockpiling to slow in 1Q24 with recovery prospect uncertain
Mobile phone IC suppliers have witnessed an increase in replenishment demand since the fourth quarter of 2023, particularly from Chinese brand vendors. This pace of replenishment,...
Thursday 21 December 2023
Xiaomi fires three employees ahead of new car debut
Xiaomi's top management recently fired three employees for "leaking confidential vehicle information," which has generated skepticism in the market and cast a shadow over the introduction...
Monday 18 December 2023
Thailand smartphone market makes comeback in 3Q23, shipping almost 4 million units, says IDC
According to the IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, Thailand's smartphone market saw initial signs of a recovery in the third quarter of 2023 after six consecutive quarters...
Monday 18 December 2023
Price competition in mid-to-low-end smartphones becomes fiercer
Observing the recent plans and activities of smartphone brands, as a response to the market becoming more mature, smartphones are developing toward the extremes of high-end and low-end...
Thursday 14 December 2023
Xiaomi and Huawei's latest spat points to heated competition in China's foldables space
As 2024 is shaping up to be a crucial year for foldable smartphones, the competition between Chinese brands has grown increasingly vitriolic as Xiaomi and Huawei recently engaged...
Wednesday 6 December 2023
Nio on track to become government-approved vehicle maker in China
China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has listed locally-based EV company Nio in a vehicle manufacturer's information management system. The company is rumored to...
Wednesday 6 December 2023
Xiaomi reportedly boosts orders for high-end model, signaling a reviving smartphone market in China
Due to high demand, Xiaomi is reportedly seeing increasing orders for its latest high-end offering, which might indicate the dawn of a recovery for the smartphone market in China.