All Entries in the Category : Telecom

Global smartphone shipments grow 9.1% in 3Q14

Global smartphone shipments grew 9.1% to reach 310 million units in the third quarter of 2014, and iPhone 6 shipments surpassed Apple’s target of 73.5 million units to reach 80 million units, according to a report from WitsView.

: Data, Telecom

China ODM services aim to cut costs and expand handset lineups

Low-priced, high-specification handsets are continuing to be focus for handset vendors in China, with Xiaomi, Coolpad and Huawei Device expected to push segment in 2015 in order to combat competition from international vendors.

: ODM, Telecom

Asustek expects at least NT$2B in profits from handset business in 2015

Asustek Computer expects its handset shipments to grow dramatically to 16 million units in 2015, helping its profits from the business line to reach at least NT$2 billion in the year, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.

: Data, Telecom

Apple Sold 39.3M iPhones During The iPhone 6 Launch Quarter

Apple’s earnings for the final quarter of its fiscal 2014 year are out, and boy did they sell a lot of iPhones. The hardware quarter saw 39.3 million iPhones sold, along with 12.3 million iPads and a very respectable 5.5 million Macs, with the fading iPod category bringing up the rear with 2.6 million sales.

: Computer, Data, Telecom

Huawei Technologies developing 5G technology

Huawei Technologies has been developing 5G mobile communication technology with a planned R&D budget of US$600 million until 2018, according to company acting CEO Ken Hu.

: Telecom

The Phone Co-op offers UK’s first ethical smartphone

he Fairphone, the first smartphone to be marketed as being free of “conflict minerals”, has arrived in the UK this week, after the Phone Co-op inked an exclusive distribution deal for the new technology.

: Telecom

MACOM claims industry-leading integrated bias network

M/A-COM Technology Solutions has, announced a fully monolithic broadband surface mount bias network utilizing MACOM’s patented HMIC process.

: Telecom |