International research firm Canalys released a Q2 smartphone market report on July 18. The report suggests that the industry was in overall decline in terms of shipments, especially for Android.
Driven by the iPhone 13's stellar performance, Apple regained its throne in the Chinese smartphone market during the fourth quarter of 2021, with a market share reaching 22%, according to a report by Strategy Analytics.
According to the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT), the number of smart phones shipped domestically in November totalled 35.252 million, a 19.2% year-on-year growth.
Among the top five brands in China's smartphone market in October this year, Apple has greatly improved year-on-year and month-on-month.
The company's products are expected to be launched early next year, with prices starting at 5,000 yuan ($781).
Chairman of Geely Holding Group has founded a new company and signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Wuhan Economic & Technological Development Zone, officially announcing its new smartphone business.
News emerged that Li Shufu, Chairman of Geely Holdings, is determined to produce mobile phones. The project is progressing rapidly and Geely has begun to recruit employees for the new endeavor.
Two years after the launch of the world’s first commercial 5G network, the race continues. OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) are rapidly expanding their 5G offerings and accessibility, driving the adoption of the next-generation wireless standard across key markets including the US, Europe and China.
Chinese smartphone maker Vivo’s sub-brand iQOO unveiled a new gaming phone Neo5 on Tuesday, boasting a significant upgrade from its predecessor, the iQOO Neo3.
Global smartphone shipments totaled 366 million units in the third quarter of 2020, down 5.7% from the third quarter of 2019, according to Gartner, a research and advisory company.
It’s a common phenomenon in many Southeast Asian countries: Young people snatch up the latest smartphone models online — but rarely are they satisfied with what comes in the mail.
The pneumonia epidemic caused by the novel coronavirus has had a considerable impact on the Chinese mobile phone industry.
Chinese smartphone maker Vivo is expected to debut their sub-brand iQOO in the Indian market by March 2020, according to 91mobiles. IQOO will exist as an independent entity, similar to Xiaomi’s spin off of their POCO sub-brand in India.
Xiaomi launched POCO in 2018 as a premium smartphone brand expected to take on competitors like OnePlus and Samsung on the global stage.
The Reno3 Pro 5G-Pantone 2020 Classic Blue phone officially went on sale Friday with a price tag of 4,199 yuan ($604). The upgraded 12GB + 256GB version is priced at 4,499 yuan.
According to Business Today, an Indian executive of smartphone manufacturer OPPO stated on Tuesday that the company aims to produce 100 million smartphones in India this year.
On December 24, Realme officially announced that its first 5G smartphone, the Realme X50 will be unveiled at the company’s launch event on January 7, 2020 in Beijing.
According to TrendForce, Apple's mobile phone shipments are expected to surpass those of Huawei in the fourth quarter of 2019 thanks to the success of the iPhone 11 in China.
Xiaomi is planning to enter Japan in 2020 by offering their comparable flagships at a lower price point in an effort to displace market leader Apple
Samsung is facing an uphill battle in the Chinese smartphone sector and planning to downsize its Chinese offices to combat the increasingly intense competition.