Chinese smartphone manufacturers have surpassed their South Korean counterparts in combined global market share in smartphones.
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Over the past few years Apple has watched its smartphone market share decline in the face of pressure from big, cheap Android smartphones. But the iPhone 6 could change that as consumers flock to the 4G capability and larger display.
After its dismal quarterly results, the Japanese electronics company will no longer make smartphones specifically for Chinese consumers, but is expected to continue peddling its wares in the world's largest smartphone market.
Low-cost, Chinese-branded smartphones are dominating the Southeast Asia market and driving a spike in smartphone sales.
To paraphrase Mark Twain: There are lies, damned lies, and smartphone prices. Every review I've read of the new iPhone 6 this week says the price starts at $199. That's not true. The total prices that buyers pay for smartphones on two-year contracts from American carriers will shock you.
Despite having sold about one of every three smartphones shipped globally last year, Samsung is dabbling in luxury televisions and investing in memory chip production to diversify away from smartphones and tablets.
Kevin and I typically purchase high end smartphones, but there are millions who are still looking to make the jump to a smartphone and a new product the just launched may be perfect for them.
The company's nuclear business is declining, but smartphones and tablets are still doing well — and the maker of flash memory chips is seeing the results.
While Apple is focused on spreading premium-prices smartphones across the globe, browser maker Mozilla has its sights aimed squarely on the low-cost smartphone market and has announced a deal for a chipset which it said will pave the way for $25 smartphones.
The popularity of low-cost Android smartphones helped Samsung retain its position as the world's top purchaser of semiconductors, staying ahead of Apple. But which company is better placed for long term success in the smartphone market?
Global semiconductor revenues fell by 2.5 percent last year, but the growth of memory chip sales for smartphones and tablets is leading to 5 percent growth in 2013, according to IHS
Two years after starting its journey to deliver new mobile OS and a smartphone, Finnish start-up Jolla is set to deliver its first smartphones to customers.
LG continues to roll out fantastic Android smartphones and is launching the G Pad 8.3 as a smartphone companion device with functionality to let you use your tablet for text messages, handling calls, and more.
Samsung is back on track to post record earnings as memory ship sales shore up falling smartphone shipments.
The Canadian smartphone maker tells regulators that growth in international markets is being affected by competition from low-cost Android smartphones.
Some 22 percent of smartphone sales in India currently come from consumers aged 16 to 18 years, driven by low-cost smartphones offered by both domestic and international brands.
I like using a kickstand to watch videos and read ebooks on my smartphones, but there are not cases for every smartphone. The Keyprop lets you prop up nearly any smartphone quickly and easily.
Companies making smartphones keep trying to outdo each other with superphones. A trip to the fast food joint shows what might work for smartphone makers.
One of the more interesting trends is the use of smartphones to stay healthy. We have two stories this week on the mobile smartphone health movement, plus health IT news the world over.
When software updates come regularly, the need for new smartphone hardware diminishes. Have smartphones lost their juice?
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