Apple and Samsung both shipped around 74 million smartphones last quarter, but Lenovo, Huawei and Xiaomi are demonstrating the fastest rates of growth.
A recently released report by TrendForce shows that not only is the global smartphone market increasing, but so too is the dominance of Chinese OEMs.
We take a look at some of the brands on the rise from CES 2015 and what they’re doing to get ahead in Android. Step inside for a close up of Alcatel, BLU, Lenovo, ZTE, and others.
New devices, amazing technologies, lots of gadgets, some more useful than others. It was the week of CES, and, as always, it was a wild ride. The star of the show was LG’s curved G Flex 2, but a slew of other devices made their debut in Las Vegas. HTC brought the selfie-focused Desire 826, Lenovo launched several smartphones, ZTE had a nifty Android-powered projector, Sony introduced a new Smartwatch 3 model and a crazy expensive Android Walkman, Nvidia made a big fuss about its latest mobile chip, and, outside of CES, Samsung announced its newest mid-range smartphones. And that’s the biggest news – dozens of smaller companies announced everything from smart flower pots, to motorized belts, to self-driving vehicles.
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Motorola is finally returning to the Chinese market after their big acquisition by Lenovo. Along with the Moto X and LTE-capable Moto G, Motorola is bringing the Moto X Pro, which is basically a Nexus 6 without the logo.
Lenovo has just announced two new smartphones to add to their growing lineup, the P90 and VIBE X2 Pro.
Lenovo has just announced two new accessories. The VIBE Band VB10 is a wearable with an E Ink display and doubles as a fitness tracker/smartwatch hybrid, and the VIBE Xtension Selfie Flash is a small bulb that inserts into your headphone jack, allowing you to take better selfies.
This year, Xiaomi has proven that its possible to turn a profit from low-cost smartphones. Other OEMs look set to follow suite with their own e-commerce only products.
We take a closer look at one of Lenovo’s largest tablet offerings currently available in this comprehensive review of the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro!
We take a look at the data and figures for the third quarter of 2014 to analyse the biggest smartphone market trends this year.