Handsets

India’s handset industry may go past the 300-mn unit mark in 2019

February 3, 2019
India’s handset industry may go past the 300-mn unit mark in 2019

Living up to its reputation of making records, the Indian handset industry may add another feature to its cap in 2019. The local market, bustling with new entrants and frequent launches, is expected to go past the 300-million-unit mark this year. The feat, if achieved, would help India run close the annual 400-million plus Chinese […]

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Xiaomi continues to lead Indian smartphone market with 27% marketshare

February 3, 2019
Xiaomi continues to lead Indian smartphone market with 27% marketshare

With a market share of 27%, Chinese handset maker Xiaomi took a clear lead over Samsung which had 22% share in the Indian smartphone shipments in the fourth quarter of 2018, Counterpoint Research said on Friday. Xiaomi also dominated CY2018 with a market share of 28% while Samsung grabbed 24% share in the same period […]

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Smartphones emerge as bright spot for Indian manufacturing

October 26, 2018
Smartphones emerge as bright spot for Indian manufacturing

Smartphone-maker Lava is a small player in India’s booming mobile communications industry, but it has become a poster child for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious effort to make India a global hub for electronics manufacturing, Reuters reported. Just a few years ago, Lava imported cheap phones from China. Now it builds its own devices at […]

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Infoblox research finds explosion of personal and IoT devices

June 3, 2018
Infoblox research finds explosion of personal and IoT devices

Infoblox, the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced new research that exposes the significant threat posed by shadow devices on enterprise networks. The report titled “What is lurking on your network: Exposing the threat of shadow devices” found that enterprise networks across the US, UK and Germany have thousands of shadow […]

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Mobile Infrastructure Market – Solid 1Q18 Enabled by Robust BTS Shipment Growth

June 3, 2018
Mobile Infrastructure Market – Solid 1Q18 Enabled by Robust BTS Shipment Growth

According to a recently published report from Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, the Mobile Infrastructure market recorded solid first quarter declining at a low-single digit pace enabled by robust transceiver base station (BTS) and RF carrier shipment growth. Combined small cell and macro […]

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Continual Innovation through Continual Reinvention

June 1, 2018
Continual Innovation through Continual Reinvention

By Tom Burns, SVP, Dell EMC Networking and Solutions The number of smart devices surpassed the world wide human population of 7.2 billion and growing. It’s no doubt that the number of devices including in our cars is exploding. In fact, by the year 2020 some estimates say there will be over 30 billion connected […]

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The India smartphone market starts the year 2018 with its strongest ever first quarter shipments

May 18, 2018
The India smartphone market starts the year 2018 with its strongest ever first quarter shipments

According to the International Data Corporation’s (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the India smartphone market saw a shipment of 30.0 million units in 2018Q1, making it the strongest start to a year and maintaining a healthy year on year growth of 11 percent. However, the market remained almost flat compared to the previous quarter 2017Q4. […]

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India Smartphone Market Finishes Strong with 124 Million Total Shipment Units in 2017

May 18, 2018
India Smartphone Market Finishes Strong with 124 Million Total Shipment Units in 2017

According to the International Data Corporation’s (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the Indian smartphone market witnessed a healthy 14 percent annual growth with a total shipment of 124 million units in 2017, making it the fastest growing market amongst the top 20 smartphone markets globally. The market resumed its double-digit growth after a temporary slowdown […]

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Indian mobile manufacturing to touch Rs 132,000 crore

May 18, 2018
Indian mobile manufacturing to touch Rs 132,000 crore

Indian mobile manufacturing industry is expected to touch Rs 132,000 crore by the end of 2018, Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. India manufactured about 110 million mobile phones in 2015-16 as compared to 60 million in 2014-15, a growth of over 90 per cent. In value terms, India’s mobile manufacturing industry produced […]

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