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Friday 11 April 2014
Altek expects more smartphone vendors to adopt double-lens modules
Altek has developed double-lens modules for use in front cameras of smartphones and has won adoption by HTC for its flagship smartphone M8, according to company president Alex Hsi...
Friday 11 April 2014
O-Film, Synaptics to develop fingerprint recognition technology for China smartphone vendors
China-based touch panel maker O-Film will reportedly team up with interface solutions provider Synaptics to develop fingerprint recognition features for smartphone vendors in China,...
Tuesday 8 April 2014
Taiwan makers look to demand for thin heat-pipes used in smartphones
Sony Mobile Communications has adopted thin heat-pipes for its Xperia Z2, and Taiwan-based thermal module makers hope that other smartphone vendors will follow suit, according to...
Wednesday 2 April 2014
Digitimes Research: 3-mode smartphones to dominate China entry-level market
When announcing its LTE product lineup in 2013, China Mobile originally set 5-mode support for five major networking standards in China as a basic requirement for its 4G products,...
Wednesday 26 March 2014
HTC launches new HTC One
HTC has unveiled its new high-end flagship model, the HTC One (M8), in New York and London simultaneously, aiming to rekindle its sagging smartphone sales as well as to shore up its...
Tuesday 11 March 2014
HTC, Sony Mobile and LG shifting focus to mid-range smartphone models
HTC, Sony Mobile Communications and LG Electronics appear to have shifted their efforts to focus on the US$300-400 mid-range smartphone segment due to increasing saturation in the...