Curitel Preps Quadband Multimedia Phones
Jan 28, 2003, 11:04 AM by (staff)
Wavecom today announced a contract with Korean handset vendor Curitel to provide its quadband WISMO modules to Curitel for integration into the company's new range of GSM/GPRS multi-media mobile phones, which are to be launched in the Chinese and U.S. markets in the third quarter of 2003. Curitel currently offers CDMA handsets in the U.S. under the Audiovox brand.
Hands-On with the LeEco S3
LeEco's S3 smartphone is one of two handsets the Chinese company hopes will entice US buyers to take a chance on the brand. The S3 combines a metal chassis and mid-range specs with lots of video software to make for an affordable content-consumption machine.
HTC to Drop Entry-Level Phones, Focus On Profits
HTC plans to exit the entry-level phone market moving forward and will instead focus its handset portfolio on high-margin devices. The company made the comments during a conference call with media to discuss its fourth quarter financial results.
OnePlus Eying U.S. Carriers As It Preps Next Flagship
OnePlus is looking to grow its business beyond the enthusiast crowd. Speaking to CNET, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau said, "If the right opportunity and right timing come along, we'll be very happy to experiment" with a distribution deal with U.S.
Samsung to Adjust Price of Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
Samsung reported its second quarter earnings today and signaled some changes in its handset strategy. Despite the release of its flagship handsets during the quarter, Samsung's mobile phone business saw a 38% decline in profits when compared to the year-ago quarter.