After years of being China’s number one smartphone brand, Samsung has now been deposed by Xiaomi. New data from IDC today reveals a painful drop for Samsung.
Pre-orders do not equate to sales, but the figure provides a strong outlook for the smartphone maker that just re-entered China under its new owner, Lenovo.
The rise of Chinese brands in the smartphone market does have its limit. There is one place that Chinese brands, at least for the moment, simply can't go.
2014 was a blockbuster year for smartphones, with 1.3 billion shipped in 2014, says the latest data from IDC.
Once dismissed as a cloner, now a growing number of phone brands are rushing to replicate China’s Xiaomi. But its secret sauce has a complex recipe...
Now that Motorola is owned by China’s Lenovo, Moto is making a return to the country - but minus all the Google apps.
The latest figures from IDC show that smartphone shipments in India grew 82 percent in the past 12-month period, while China saw growth of just 10.8 percent.
Chinese smartphones brands are quickly squeezing out foreign phone makers in the China market, according to new data that covers hundreds of millions of Chinese phone users.
Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra took to Twitter to post some entertaining yet saddening misconceptions about China that he heard from Valley veterans.
Lenovo ships record 32.8 million smartphones worldwide in past 6 months, but it’s losing ground in China
Lenovo’s newest earnings report, released this afternoon, shows that the Chinese company shipped 32.8 million smartphones worldwide in the six months ended September 30. That’s a record high, up 38 pe...
The biggest factors that keep Chinese smartphone makers out of western nations are carrier subsidies, patents, and cultural stigma.
Lenovo has completed its acquisition of Motorola; that's good news in its own right, but could this also be a boost to Lenovo's plans to launch a new mobile brand in China?
The latest horse race report for global smartphone shipments sees Xiaomi sitting right behind Apple and Samsung.
Today, Chinese tech giant Lenovo announced plans to establish a new subsidiary company that will focus exclusively on creating smart devices and services. The new company, which will operate under a d...
China’s next attempt at a mobile homegrown desktop operating system is slated for an October debut. Here's why it might actually work.
In new numbers for Q2 2014 from Canalys, Xiaomi has leap-frogged Samsung to become China biggest smartphone brand in terms of shipments.
Tablet shipments in the Philippines grew 110 percent year-on-year, according to a recent report for Q1 2014 by research firm IDC.