Posts Tagged: IDC


India's top tablet brands

4.14 million new tablets shipped in India last year, iPad is third most popular

Gadget manufacturers shipped 4.14 million tablets in India in 2013, according to new data from IDC today. While the number sounds small for ...

  • March 6, 2014
  • at 10:25 pm
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IDC: 351 million new smartphones shipped in China in 2013

351 million new smartphones shipped in China in 2013: IDC

351 million new smartphones shipped to stores across China in 2013, according to data from market intelligence firm IDC. That means China ac...

  • February 24, 2014
  • at 5:58 pm
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China’s smartphone shipments fall for first quarter in over two years: IDC

90.8 million smartphones were shipped to Chinese retailers in Q3 2013, down from 94.8 million in the previous quarter. The 4.3 percent drop ...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 3:47 pm
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Which smartphones do Asians have now, and how much will they spend on their next one?

IDC predicts 22% rise in smartphone adoption in Philippines, creating big boost for m-commerce

Last July, market research firm TNS revealed that 53 percent of respondents in Metro Manila already own a smartphone. For 2014, research ...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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IDC: Android and Windows Phone see growing market share in India for Q3 2013

For Nokia, now part of Microsoft, the year 2013 seems to be ending on a good note compared to previous years, as Windows Phone gained moment...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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New report says Lenovo ranks 3rd in global smartphone sales, but does it really?

A Q3 2013 report of global smartphone sales says China’s Lenovo (HKG:0992) rose to 5.1 percent market share to beat South Korea’s...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Myanmar mobile market will grow from nothing to 6 million smartphones by 2017

Since opening up the market to foreign investors, Myanmar has awarded telecom licenses to two foreign companies, Telenor and Ooredoo, planti...

  • October 7, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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IDC: Taiwan smartphone shipments down 9 percent in Q2, but up 6 percent annually

IDC recently released its report for 2013 Q2 phone shipments in Asia Pacific. In Taiwan, growth continues to be strong, despite weaker perfo...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Homegrown smartphone brands could beat Apple and Samsung in the Philippines and across Asia

In July, we uncovered the possible reasons why high-end smartphones do not lead in the Southeast Asian market. This fact won’t change any...

  • September 3, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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India phones

44 million new smartphones shipped in India in 2013, but feature phones still prevail

IDC has crunched phone shipment numbers for India in 2013, and the result shows that smartphones are growing strongly but feature phones sti...

  • February 28, 2014
  • at 12:55 pm
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IDC: Samsung continues to take the lead for smartphone shipments in China

IDC has released its latest findings for smartphone shipments to China during Q4 2013. While results remain consistent with trends from the ...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 9:35 pm
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Of the top tablet brands, only Lenovo and Samsung increased market share: IDC

IDC’s latest Q4 2013 report of global tablet shipments showed only Lenovo (HKG:0992) and Samsung (KRX:005935) increased their market...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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IDC says Asia-Pacific PC shipments see first ever double-digit drop in 2013

IDC: Asia-Pacific PC shipments see first ever double-digit drop

Research firm IDC has done some number crunching on PC shipments in 2013, and the resultant numbers are grim. PC shipments in Asia-Pacific (...

  • January 21, 2014
  • at 1:59 pm
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Thai protesters CAT telecom attacks cost $10 million in damage

On November 30, a group of unidentified protesters infiltrated CAT Telecom, Thailand’s state-owned telecommunications firm with the intent...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 4:09 pm
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Acer CEO formally steps down after taking a beating in Q3 2013

Today Acer (TPE:2353) signaled that it would begin a massive restructuring as CEO JT Wong announced he would step down from his title in Ja...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 10:10 pm
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IDC: China to ship 360 million smartphones this year, 450 million in 2014

IDC: China to ship 360 million smartphones this year, 450 million in 2014

Research group IDC believes that China will ship in more than 450 million smartphones in 2014. That’s up from an estimated 360 million...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 9:22 pm
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Windows Phone sales in India

In new stats, Windows Phone is ahead of iOS in India

Research group IDC has looked into its Asia-Pacific mobile phone tracker and come up with some new statistics for India’s smartphone s...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 6:15 pm
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Everything you need to know about the mobile market in Vietnam in 2013

Here's a pretty comprehensive report on all the latest stats and trends on the mobile market in Vietnam. Appota gives us a in depth look at ...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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