After weeks of preemptive damage control, Samsung has published its earnings report for Q2 2014. The results show a poor performance for the mobile division, whilst the rest of the company shows growth.
LG shipped 14.5 million smartphones in Q2 2014, a new company record
Sony said it sold 39 million smartphones in fiscal year 2013, compared to 33 million in the previous year. For fiscal year 2014, the company hopes for 50 million unit sales, translating in a 28.4 percent increase in operating revenue.
One (M8) launch sales better than M7’s. HTC predicts profit for Q2
The One (M8) outperformed the sales of the M7 in the same period last year, said Jack Tong, President of HTC North Asia. The company says it had “solid” sales in Europe, Middle East, and Africa, thanks largely to the M8, as well as “strong momentum” in India and China.