Posts Tagged: cheap smartphones



Lower prices, Android OS, and bigger screens are biggest factors Southeast Asians’ smartphone purchases

Last year, research firm GfK reported 2011 smartphone sales in the region grew by 78 percent. This year, GfK released a similar report on s...

  • December 3, 2013
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Report: Xiaomi Mi3 Coming August 16, Features New “Hi-Fi” Capability

The impending release of Xiaomi’s next-gen smartphone, the Mi3, isn’t exactly a secret. After all, Xiaomi has a released a new m...

  • May 22, 2013
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China’s Mobile Phone Exports to US Way Up, Exports to Africa Way Down

China makes an awful lot of mobile phones. Most of those phones are exported and sold elsewhere. So who is China’s biggest mobile cust...

  • August 9, 2012
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Why High-End Smartphones Do Not Lead the Southeast Asia Market

The likes of Apple's iPhone 5 and Samsung's Galaxy S4 are seeing declining sales in the region, further increasing cheaper Android phones' s...

  • July 23, 2013
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Why Apple Isn’t Making a Low-Cost Smartphone for China

We all know that China is important to Apple (even if you didn’t know it already, Tim Cook’s recent visit to China surely must h...

  • January 18, 2013
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Rumor: Netease Abandons Plans for Cheap Smartphone

Back in May, Netease was one of the many companies planning on releasing a branded low-cost smartphone to compete with the likes of Xiaomi i...

  • July 31, 2012
  • at 3:00 am
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