Tech giant Samsung Electronics said on Thursday its second-quarter operating profit likely rose 17.4 per cent from a year earlier, its highest in more than 2 years as Galaxy S7 smartphone sales propelled mobile earnings.
The number of mobile subscribers in the Asia Pacific region reached 2.5 billion at the end of last year and will grow to 3.1 billion by 2020, according to a new GSMA study published at GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai.
UAE-based telecom provider du has launched a new plan offering 100GB data, 2,500 flexi minutes, a free smartphone and a gold number, all for Dh1,000 ($272) per month on a 24-month contract.
Customers who choose the Dh450 plan will
BlackBerry posted a bigger-than-expected fall in first-quarter revenue on Thursday, but forecast full- year results above market expectations.
Its shares were up slightly at $6.79 in premarket trade as it said it expected to post
UAE-born mobile brand Four has launched its latest offering, the K500 smartphone, which is specifically designed to guard against spyware risk by completely removing the camera and GPS.
“There is a very real concern that you
Lenovo has launched the world’s first consumer Tango-enabled smartphone, the PHAB2 Pro and the Moto Z family with Moto Mods that transform your smartphone into an entirely new device at Tech World 2016 in San Francisco.
Microsoft Corp announced more big cuts to its smartphone business on Wednesday, just two years after it bought handset maker Nokia in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple and Samsung.
The US company said it would s
From the way it chooses smartphone components to the models it brings to market, Samsung Electronics has undergone a painful process of breaking from its past to reverse a slide in its handset business.
For example, the world'
HTC, a pioneer in innovative smart technologies, has announced that the HTC 10, its innovative new flagship, is now available at all leading mobile retailers across the UAE at a retail price of Dh2,399 ($653).
The smartphone comes
Global shipments of smartphones shrank 3 per cent in the first quarter from a year earlier in the market's first year-on-year contraction on record, researcher Strategy Analytics said on Thursday, reflecting growing strains on the industry.