Tag Archives: Smartphone

More details about Samsung’s foldable Galaxy F smartphone surface

Samsung’s foldable smartphone is expected to be showcased behind closed door this month during Samsung’s Developers Conference in San Francisco, but the odds of it being officially announced are low. The most recent information suggests that the phone will launch early next year. According to the a new report the phone will be called Galaxy F (probably “F”… Read More »

Samsung Dominated Premium Smartphone Market in India in H1 2018: CMR

Samsung dominated the premium smartphone segment in India in the first half of 2018 with almost half the market share, a new report from CyberMedia Research (CMR) said on Friday. According to CMR India’s Mobile Handset Review report, Samsung (48 percent) was followed by Chinese smartphone player OnePlus, which grabbed the second spot with 25 percent share, and Apple with 22 percent… Read More »

10.or D2 India Launch Expected on August 22, an Amazon-Exclusive Smartphone

Amazon’s smartphone brand 10.or (pronounced Tenor) came to India in September last year and has since launched its affordable range of phones including the 10.or G, 10.or E, and 10.or D in the country. As per a new teaser shared by the brand on its social media accounts and a landing page that has appeared on Amazon.in, 10.or is launching its latest smartphone in… Read More »

Samsung’s First Android Go Smartphone Now Revealed Through Official User Manual

  Samsung’s first Android Go smartphone has been a part of rumours for some time now. But now, Samsung has revealed the handset itself by posting its user manual in Russia. The user manual shows the model number of the unannounced smartphone as SM-J260F. It also reveals the presence of a removable battery pack and Android Go apps, including Files Go, Maps… Read More »

Huawei First-Half Revenue Up 15 Percent as Smartphone Market Share Rises in China

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd posted a 15 percent rise in first-half revenue, with industry data showing market share gains at home for the smartphone maker that has been largely shut out of the US market over security concerns. The world’s third-largest smartphone maker said on Tuesday revenue rose to CNY 325.7 billion ($47.7 billion) for the six months to June… Read More »

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 »

HMD Global Teases Launch of ‘Charged Up’ Nokia Smartphone for May 29

HIGHLIGHTS HMD Global has teased a new “Charged Up” smartphone launch This will take place on May 29 in Moscow Nokia X6 global variant and Nokia 2, 3, and 5 refreshes speculated HMD Global has started teasing a new Nokia phone launch for May 29. The Finnish company uses hashtag #ChargedUp to suggest a handset or multiple handsets with… Read More »

Meizu Partners Google to Announce Android Go Smartphone Launch

Meizu recently launched its new range of smartphones, Meizu 15, Meizu 15 Plus, and Meizu 15 Lite, with 16:9 displays, in China. All these smartphones run Flyme OS 7, a custom Android ROM with heavy customisations and several proprietary apps and features. However, the company is now announcing a partnership with Google to launch Meizu’s first Android Go-based smartphone. Powered by ExploreadsGlobal Marketing chief at Meizu, Ard Boudeling… 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 »

Panasonic P101 Budget Smartphone With 18:9 Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Panasonic has launched a new P-series smartphone in India featuring a 18:9 display. Named Panasonic P101, it is, in fact, only the company’s second handset that comes with the 18:9 ‘Big View’ display. The smartphone has been announced is aimed at the budget-segment and its key features include a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 8-megapixel rear camera, Smart Actions, and the 5.45-inch… Read More »