China smartphones

With 180% growth, Chinese smartphone vendors set to wipe out Indian brands

With 180% growth, Chinese smartphone vendors set to wipe out Indian brands

Chinese vendors captured 49 per cent of the Indian mobile phone handset market in the first quarter of 2017 -- a 180 per cent (year-on-year) revenue growth -- threatening to wipe out domestic players from the overall handset segment, a report said on Friday.

May 19, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

China registers sale of over 200 mn smartphones in 1H

Over 200 million smartphones were sold in China during the first half of 2014, an increase of over 20 percent compared to the same period in 2013, a top official said.

Jul 24, 2014, 18:53 PM IST

In China's smartphone boom, market share trumps margins

As demand in developed economies stagnates, a handful of component suppliers, including Qualcomm Inc and Synaptics Inc , have left competitors in their wake by expanding in China.

Nov 18, 2013, 23:32 PM IST

Smartphone shipments in China to hit 450 mn in 2014

Smartphone shipments in China are reportedly expected to hit 450 million in 2014 with the coming of the highly anticipated 4G network.

Sep 26, 2013, 22:09 PM IST

77.11 million smartphones sold in China in last quarter

In last quarter, total mobile sales volume in China was about 90.39 million units, a 0.2 percent quarter-to-quarter decrease but a 36 percent year-on-year increase, said a report released by Analysys International.

Aug 21, 2013, 18:52 PM IST

China is now world's biggest smartphones producer!

Chinese shipments of smartphones totalled 224 million units in 2012, making the country the world's largest smartphone producer, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Jan 16, 2013, 18:54 PM IST

China to overtake US as largest smartphone market, India 4th

Driven by strong end-user demand and appetite for low-priced smartphones, China is expected to become the largest market for smart devices this year, overtaking the US, research firm IDC has said.

Aug 30, 2012, 21:14 PM IST