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Emerging smartphone market to grow at 6x vis-a-vis mature market

Emerging smartphone market to grow at 6x vis-a-vis mature market

August 29, 2014 at 6:14 pm 0 comments

In 2014, smartphone market in emerging market will grow at 6X vis-a-vis mature markets as per IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. In 2014, IDC expects mature markets will grow at 4.9 percent while emerging markets will continue to soar at 32.4 percent, pushing the total smartphone market up byRead More

Mobile broadband subscriptions crosses 2.4 bn

Mobile broadband subscriptions crosses 2.4 bn

August 22, 2014 at 8:48 pm 0 comments

Mobile broadband technology continues to reach more people all around the world, with global mobile broadband subscriptions reaching 2.4 billion in Q2 2014 according to Ericsson Mobility Report. The total mobile subscriptions reached 6.8 billion in Q2 2014. Mobile subscriptions are growing around 6 percent year-on-year and 1.1 percent quarter-onRead More

Global smartphone shipments to reach 1.2 bn in 2014

Global smartphone shipments to reach 1.2 bn in 2014

August 13, 2014 at 7:15 am 0 comments

Global smartphone shipments are expected to reach 1.2 billion in 2014, up 29 percent vis-a-vis 2013 according to market intelligence firm TrendForce. Smartphone shipments are expected to reach 322 million in the third quarter of 2014, up 13 percent on quarter, and see flat shipment growth on year in theRead More

India’s Top 10 Telecom Equipment Club, Micromax, Karbonn Make Entry

India’s Top 10 Telecom Equipment Club, Micromax, Karbonn Make Entry

August 2, 2014 at 10:57 am 0 comments

The Indian telecom market, one of the fastest growing in the world, saw solid growth in the just concluded financial year 2013-14, despite varied challenges. A major chunk of the growth can be attributed to the phenomenal rise in the smartphone adoption by masses and the humongous growth in dataRead More

Record smartphone shipment in Q2, 2014, grows 23.1 percent

Record smartphone shipment in Q2, 2014, grows 23.1 percent

July 30, 2014 at 8:38 am 0 comments

The worldwide smartphone market grew 23.1 percent year over year in the second quarter of 2014, establishing a new single quarter record of 295.3 million shipments, according to preliminary data from IDC. The market grew 2.6 percent sequentially, fueled by ongoing demand for mobile computing and an abundance of low-costRead More

Worldwide tablet market grows 11 percent in Q2

Worldwide tablet market grows 11 percent in Q2

July 25, 2014 at 10:18 am 0 comments

The worldwide tablet grew 11 percent year-over-year in Q2 of 2014 with shipments reaching 49.3 million units according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker. Although shipments declined sequentially from Q1 2014 by -1.5 pecent, IDC believes the market will experience positive but slowerRead More

India’s mobile services market to be flat in 2014

India’s mobile services market to be flat in 2014

July 25, 2014 at 10:16 am 0 comments

The mobile services market in India will remain flat in 2014. It will be almost at the same level as 2013 at $19.2 billion in 2014. On the other hand, mobile connections in India will grow to 815 million in 2014, an 8 percent increase from 755 million connections inRead More

PC grew by 6% whereas tablet grew by 76%: MAIT

PC grew by 6% whereas tablet grew by 76%: MAIT

June 27, 2014 at 2:02 pm 0 comments

MAIT, the apex body representing India’s IT hardware, training and R&D services sectors release its hardware report for 2013-14 where PC grew by 6 percent whereas tablet grew by 76 percent. Notebook sales posted an impressive growth rate of 55 percent this fiscal compared to 10 percent last year thanksRead More

Why electronic/technology brands are not in Top 3 of Best Global Green Brands?

Why electronic/technology brands are not in Top 3 of Best Global Green Brands?

June 27, 2014 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

Interbrand’s Best Global Green Brands report is out and the first five brands are Ford, Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Panasonic. The big question is why electronic and technology brands are not in Top 3 of Best Global Green Brands. Electronic and technology sectors represent nearly 25 percent of the overallRead More

India’s telecom subscribers reaches 935.81 mn

India’s telecom subscribers reaches 935.81 mn

June 27, 2014 at 8:04 am 0 comments

The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 933 mn at the end of March, 2014 to 935.81 mn at the end of April, 2014, thereby showing a monthly growth of 0.30 percent. The overall tele-density in India increased from 75.23 at the end of March, 2014 to 75.38Read More