Smartphone for every family: Andhra CM Naidu promises 14 million mobiles

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said that nearly 14 million smartphones should be manufactured for distribution in the state. He also said that the state government is planning to distribute a smartphone to each family in Andhra for ease of living. The state government made the announcement in a press release … Read more Smartphone for every family: Andhra CM Naidu promises 14 million mobiles

Honor celebrates 1 million+ phones sold during Diwali

Honor’s festive offers were a hit in India – not just on Flipkart, but Amazon too. In total the company sold over 1 million devices, marking a massive 300% growth year over year. The Top 5 cities by sales were Hyderabad, Chennai, Bengaluru, Pune and Kolkata. The star phone of Flipkart’s Big Billion Days was … Read more Honor celebrates 1 million+ phones sold during Diwali

Xiaomi sold 100 million devices in 10 months

Xiaomi targeted to ship more than 100 million smartphones in 2018 and according to the latest information, it managed to reach the milestone with two months to spare. Lei Jun delivered a speech at Zhong Guan Cun Forum in Beijing, China, where he announced the number was reached on October 26. Lei Jun, who is … Read more Xiaomi sold 100 million devices in 10 months

Twitter Sees a Fall in Monthly Active Users to 335 Million, Revenue Beats Estimates

Twitter posted record profit on Friday with second quarter revenue that beat financial analysts’ estimates and said penalising misbehaving users this year had paid off even though monthly usage had dropped. Twitter, like bigger rival Facebook, has been under pressure from regulators in several countries to weed out hate speech, abusive content and misinformation, better protect user … Read more Twitter Sees a Fall in Monthly Active Users to 335 Million, Revenue Beats Estimates

Huawei P20 Series Sells 6 Million Units Worldwide Since Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Huawei has announced the new sales record of its P20 series The series includes the Huawei P20 Lite, Huawei P20, and Huawei P20 Pro It was announced globally in March Sales of the Huawei P20 Series has hit the mark of 6 million units worldwide. The new series, which comprises the Huawei P20 Lite, Huawei P20, and Huawei … Read more Huawei P20 Series Sells 6 Million Units Worldwide Since Launch

Nokia Phone Licensee HMD Raises $100 Million to Drive Growth Push

HMD Global, the Finnish company that owns the right to use the Nokia brand on phones, has raised $100 million (roughly Rs. 681 crores) of funding intended to boost growth, it said on Monday. Having sold about 70 million Nokia phones and generated sales of EUR 1.8 billion ($2.1 billion) in its first year, 2017, HMD said it … Read more Nokia Phone Licensee HMD Raises $100 Million to Drive Growth Push

Google Pixel Smartphone Shipments Doubled to 3.9 Million in 2017: IDC

Google has reportedly managed to ship double the number of Pixel smartphones in 2017 as compared to 2016. As per IDC’s research director Francisco Jeronimo, Google doubled shipments of Pixel smartphones in 2017 with 3.9 million units sold. While the numbers are not great in the global smartphone market, it shows steady growth for the company’s lineup. Meanwhile, Android co-founder … Read more Google Pixel Smartphone Shipments Doubled to 3.9 Million in 2017: IDC

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

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

Apple’s $120 Million Patent Award From Samsung Upheld by US Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court on Monday refused to step back into the years-long feud over patents between the world’s top smartphone makers, declining to hear Samsung’s appeal of a lower court ruling that reinstated a jury award of about $120 million (roughly Rs. 776 crores) in favour of Apple. The justices left in place a 2016 ruling by the US … Read more Apple’s $120 Million Patent Award From Samsung Upheld by US Supreme Court