MediaTek will sell 400 million smartphone SoCs this year
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40 million heading to Western Europe

MediaTek is winning market share in all territories as the outfit moves to challenge Qualcomm. . 

Lenovo P1 With 5,000 mAh Battery Available For Preorder
Published in Mobiles


My next smartphone is coming at the beginning of October.

Lenovo has listened to my repeated requests and has cooked up two amazing smartphones. While that sentence isn't entirely accurate, the fact is, Lenovo Vibe P1 and P1m are amazing and come with huge batteries, just the way I like.

Lenovo gets into OEM handset business
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 10 September 2015 10:54

Lenovo gets into OEM handset business


Increasing capacity

Lenovo is ramping up the capacity rates of its handset production facilities by stepping into the OEM handset business.

Chinese smartphone makers carve up local market
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Whatever Apple claim

While Apple is claiming it is cleaning up in China, some figures in from the Far East suggest that the market has been carved up by local suppliers.

New ZenFone gets more storage
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 11:44

New ZenFone gets more storage


256GB of storage to go

 Asus ZenFone 2 is to get four times more storage than the current model.

Smartphone sales fall in China
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 21 August 2015 10:26

Smartphone sales fall in China


China sales will save no-one

Western  smartphone companies hoping to save themselves by peddling their wares in China will be plumb out of luck.

Samsung copies Apple's poor results
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Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:50

Samsung copies Apple's poor results


Smartphone slide continues 

Samsung had a downbeat outlook for the second half of the year as smartphone market growth slows. 

Motorola launches new Moto G (2015) smartphone
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Still with 720p panel, comes in two versions

In addition to the two Moto X smartphones, Motorola has also announced its new Moto G entry-level smartphone which should make quite a fuss with its US $179 price tag.

LG G4S is LG family's newest member
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Thursday, 23 July 2015 10:38

LG G4S is LG family's newest member


Snapdragon 615 for €379 in August

LG just announced its LG G4S phone that comes with a 5.2 inch screen and Snapdragon 615 processor. 

Blackberry moves to Android
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Thursday, 09 July 2015 12:33

Blackberry moves to Android


Finally gets an update

It is looking like the early rumours are correct and BlackBerry is moving to Android.