Tag Archives: Makers

Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

Apple’s Face ID, the new biometric feature that Apple introduced with the iPhone X, could soon trickle down to Android smartphones. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, Android smartphone makers are increasingly inquiring about 3D-sensing technologies. Without identifying any of these OEMs, Kuo said that before Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X, Android smartphone makers were looking at embedding fingerprint… Read More »

Qualcomm Said to Have Blocked Samsung Exynos Chip Sales to Other Handset Makers

Samsung has been one of the handset makers that has been using Qualcomm chipsets for years now. Though, Samsung has been prevented from selling its in-house Exynos chipsets to other handset makers by none other than Qualcomm, claims a new report. Samsung has been consistent with its own Exynos-series of processors which get refreshed every year though one… Read More »

Business jet makers deepen discounts to fly out of turbulence

Business-jet makers such as Bombardier Inc and Textron Inc are offering more discounts and incentives to prevent buyers from canceling orders or delaying purchases amid sluggish global growth, analysts and dealers said. Higher discounts on older models that are bloating inventories, as well as on some newer models, are expected to keep prices depressed and weigh on margins… Read More »

Mobile Makers React to Government’s Panic Button, GPS Requirement

Hailing the Indian government’s decision to include a panic button for the safety of women and satellite-based GPS in all mobile handsets from next year, the country’s leading smartphone manufacturers on Tuesday said it is feasible to roll out these features within the proposed timeline. According to Atul Jain, COO, smart electronics business at LeEco India, this is… Read More »