Mobile

Intel Data Centre Results, Margin Outlook Disappoint

Intel Corp’s fast-growing data centre business missed Wall Street targets on Thursday as the world’s second-largest chipmaker faced stiff rivalry from Advanced Micro Devices, and it again delayed the release of its next-generation chips until the end of 2019. The company’s shares fell almost 5 percent in extended trading. Sales to data centres that power mobile and web apps, which bring more ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Teased to Be Faster and Offer More Storage; Sales Said to Begin From August 24

HIGHLIGHTS Galaxy Note 9 may be faster and have more storage Its market availability in Europe tipped for August 24 Note 9’s cases and covers showcased in leaked renders Samsung is just two weeks away from launching its latest flagship – Galaxy Note 9 – in the market. The company has already started teasing the upcoming smartphone via several videos. While a teaser ... Read More »

Meizu 16 Plus front panel leaks to reveal ultra-thin bezels

Meizu CEO Jack Wong will announce the next flagship, called Meizu 16, on August 26. There is more than a month until the unveiling of the series, but a Weibo user just showcased the front panel of the Plus-sized variant of the device. The new phone will have practically no bezels on the side and extremely thin top and bottom ones. ... Read More »

Huawei Nova 3i Price, Specifications, Launch Date Spotted in Leaks

HIGHLIGHTS Nova 3i could be a new variant of the Nova 3 It is said to be powered by Kirin 710 processor It is expected to be priced between CNY 1,999 and CNY 2,199 Huawei Nova 3i, is expected to launch soon as another variant of the Nova 3. Earlier this week, the Chinese manufacturer launched the Nova 3 in China as the ... Read More »

Apple Launches $300-Million Clean Energy Fund for China Suppliers

Apple said on Friday it has established a fund to invest nearly $300 million (roughly Rs. 2,000 crores) over the next four years to connect its Chinese suppliers to renewable energy as Beijing pushes an anti-pollution drive. The US giant said it and 10 initial suppliers would jointly provide the money for the China Clean Energy Fund, aimed at helping the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Sale Today on Flipkart and Mi.com, Both Variants Up for Grabs

HIGHLIGHTS Redmi Note 5 Pro price in India starts at Rs. 14,999 It comes in 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM variants The smartphone will be available via Flipkart and Mi.com Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro will go on sale in India today at flash sales scheduled for 12pm IST. The popular Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone comes in two variants, 4GB RAM ... Read More »

Sharp B10 and Aquos C10 leak ahead of their European debut

Last year at IFA Sharp announced that it would finally be ready to officially offer smartphones in Europe in the second quarter of this year. That timeframe then turned into late June, but Sharp missed it as you’re probably aware. Still, the first phones should reach European shores soon, and two of them have been outed today. The Sharp Aquos C10 is ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 5Z Goes on Sale in India for the First Time via Flipkart: Price, Specifications

Asus ZenFone 5Z price in India starts at Rs. 29,999 HIGHLIGHTS Asus ZenFone 5Z is now on sale in India exclusively via Flipkart The smartphone comes in three variants in India It sports a large display, Snapdragon 845 SoC, up to 8GB RAM Asus ZenFone 5Z is now available for purchase in India, less than a week after it was unveiled ... Read More »

Xiaomi IPO: Xiaomi’s Weak Hong Kong Debut Casts Shadow on Tech Listings

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Corp’s shares fell as much as 6 percent on debut Xiaomi priced its Hong Kong IPO at HKD 17 per share The Sino-US trade dispute has roiled financial markets Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp’s shares fell as much as 6 percent on debut in Hong Kong due to valuation concerns, delivering a blow to investor sentiment in the tech sector ... Read More »

Samsung Q2 earnings guidance shows slowing smartphone business

Samsung smashed records for operating profit seven quarters in a row, but the streak is done, according to the company guidance. The Korean giant just announced its earnings guidance for Q2 2018 – consolidated sales are expected to be approximately KRW58 trillion ($52 billion), while the consolidated operating profit should be around KRW14.8 trillion ($13.25 billion). The estimated numbers fall ... Read More »