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Online Platforms Capture 38 Percent of Smartphone Sales in India, Flipkart Leads: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi led online platforms with a share of 57 percent during Q1 2018 It was followed by Samsung (14 percent) and Huawei (8 percent) Smartphone brands have now adopted a multi-channel strategy: Counterpoint Driven by exclusive online launches and strong promotions, e-commerce platforms captured a record 38 percent share of the total smartphone channels in India in… Read More »

Jio Phone Sales at Nearly 40 Million Units So Far: Report

Highlighting the fact that Jio Phone is already a meaningful contributor Reliance Jio’s growth, a recent survey estimates that total Jio Phones sold so far could be close to around 40 million. A survey by Credit Suisse on the Indian Telecom Sector said as suggested by recent media reports, Jio Phone had 36 percent share of the feature phone market for January-March… Read More »

Corning Sees Smartphone Glass Sales Decline Seeping Into Current Quarter

Corning on Tuesday reported a drop in sales at its screen glass unit for the first time in at least four quarters, and said it expects the weakness to spill into the current quarter, adding to growing market jitters about demand for high-end smartphones. Shares of the specialty glass maker, whose Gorilla glass became the screen of choice for… Read More »

Redmi 5A India Sales Cross 1 Million Units Within a Month of Launch, Says Xiaomi

Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain has tweeted the company sold more than a million units of its Redmi 5A (Review) entry-level smartphone within a month of its launch. The smartphone is available in two variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage – and can be purchased both online and offline. However, the distribution of the… Read More »

Redmi 5A India Sales Cross 1 Million Units Within a Month of Launch, Says Xiaomi

Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain has tweeted the company sold more than a million units of its Redmi 5A (Review) entry-level smartphone within a month of its launch. The smartphone is available in two variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage – and can be purchased both online and offline. However, the distribution of the… Read More »

Honor X Series Sales Hit 40 Million Units, Honor 7X the Leading Model: Huawei

HIGHLIGHTS Honor 7X is touted to have received “overwhelming response” Honor 7X sales doubled over Honor 6X in first two weeks of global launch Over 300,000 Honor 7X units were sold out in China’s Singles Day sale Celebrating its fourth anniversary, Huawei’s Honor brand on Friday announced that the Honor X series has hit the worldwide sales milestone… Read More »

Huawei Surpasses Apple in Global Smartphone Sales, Takes Second Spot: Counterpoint

As Apple prepares to launch its next flagship device – probably iPhone 8 – on September 12, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has surpassed Apple for the first time in global smartphone sales consistently for June and July. With August sales looking strong for the Chinese vendor, a hat-trick for Huawei, which is now at second spot after South Korean giant Samsung, could be on the… Read More »

iPhone 8 Launch on Track, Signals Apple; Reports Strong iPhone Sales

Apple on Tuesday delivered surprisingly strong fiscal third-quarter earnings and signalled that its upcoming 10th-anniversary phone lineup is on schedule, driving the stock up 6 percent to an all-time high in after-hours trading. The stock climbed above its intraday record high to $159.10 after the company reported better-than-expected iPhone sales, revenue and earnings per share. The stock price move was… Read More »

Facebook’s Oculus Fights Sales Ban for Virtual-Reality Headset

Facebook wants a federal judge to let it continue sales of its virtual-reality headsets even though a jury said the social-media giant’s Oculus unit stole another company’s computer code. ZeniMax Media’s request for a court order blocking sales of unspecified models of the Oculus Rift, which is priced at $600 (roughly Rs. 39,000) with controllers, follows a $500… Read More »

Intex targets Rs 520-crore sales with 25 new mobile phone launches

Home-grown mobile manufacturer Intex Technologies (India ) Ltd has set a sales target of Rs 520 crore with launch of 25 new mobile handsets lined up over the next three months. The new models to be launched between June and August comprise 16 smartphones and nine feature phones. The smart devices will be 4G-compliant and will be priced… Read More »