HTC hinted to license brand in India to Micromax, Lava and Karbonn
The Taiwanese phone maker is reportedly not going to make its own devices for the Indian market and leave it to three local players.
Another miserable quarter for HTC, revenues down 70 percent year on year
Amazingly, we’ve had to make the same comparison for the November 2018 report: 70 percent down from the same month the year before.
Taiwan braces for shut down of 3G network on December 31
Tens of thousands of 3G-only customers need to be moved over before the network shuts down at the end of the year. They’re getting toilet paper as a gift.
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HTC opts to evolve U12+ into 2019, but will it be a “U13?”
HTC has announced that it will be staying in the premium arena in addition to pushing further in the mid-range smartphone category.
Executive shuffle at ASUS means less ZenFone, more ROG Phone
The Taiwanese tech manufacturer wrote off just over US$200 million from its smartphone division as it switches strategies into 2019.
The White Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been officially launched in Taiwan
The new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 called First Snow White has been launched in Taiwan, and we can only hope to get this device in other markets
HTC U13 flagship may fall to mid-ranger in 2019
Perhaps the HTC U13 will still be out next year, but it won’t be the flagship phone that we’ve expected from this company for years.
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Supply chain on edge with iPhone XR demand
Taiwanese component companies serving Apple are listening carefully as to whether its big client will add or cut orders this holiday season.
This year’s MacBook Air will get last year’s Intel processors, sort of
What will be running inside of the newest regular MacBook coming this fall? Last year’s silicon with a 2018 twist. How much will it cost?
One Apple supplier is down on blockchain, up on iPhone again
The largest contract semiconductors company in the world lost out on cryptocurrency mining chips and will rely on selling iPhone chips to make up for it.
Can Apple make an iPhone SE out of iPhone X parts?
If Apple was to ever recycle parts for something a new model, it could do it with a new affordable iPhone. It could. But would it?
LG Q7 Stylus found at Taiwan’s telecom regulator
LG’s yearly attempt at making an Android phone with a stylus in tow may come with a sensical name in 2018. But we’ve yet to confirm even basic details about it.
HTC U12+ carelessly revealed on official website just ahead of formal announcement
Technically, the HTC U12+ is still not official yet, but maybe someone should tell the Taiwanese company that, reminding it of tomorrow’s formal launch event.
128GB HTC U12+ still expected to be expensive in Taiwan
We’re talking around 23,900 or 24,900 New Taiwan Dollars — that’s roughly between 800 to 850 US Dollars. And the 64GB pricing isn’t so hot, either.
Moto G6 series screen and chipset specs affirmed
The Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and Moto G6 Play all have Android Oreo, Bluetoth 4.2 and 2:1 displays. Two have one chipset, one have another.
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Bitcoin may help TSMC’s bottom line as premium smartphones take a toll
Consumers are expected to choose less expensive smartphones for purchase in the coming year as cryptocurrency mining activity continues its rise. TSMC, a chipmaker, is in the middle of it all.
HTC U11 EYEs goes official with dual 5MP front cameras, 6-inch FHD+ screen, $500+ price
As expected, the dual camera HTC U11 EYEs borrows the screen size, aspect ratio and thin bezels from the U11+, downgrading the resolution and processing power.
iPhone X expected to drive record fall earnings at TSMC
The third quarter wasn’t bad, but it was down from a year ago. Still, there’s plenty for the chipmaker to be eager about with the coming of the iPhone X.
At least seven iPhone 8 units have split apart
Two reports came out of Japan and Taiwan. One more then got out from Taiwan. Then came Canada, China, Greece and Hong Kong. What’s up with the iPhone 8?
Apple investigating iPhone 8 Plus units coming apart
Two cases, one each in Japan and Taiwan, have shown up in the first week of iPhone 8 Plus deliveries. The screen and body come apart.
Google reportedly close to investing in or buying HTC
The struggling Taiwanese tech company has been rumored to sell its Vive VR operation with the odd chance of the sale of its whole business.
Pink Galaxy Note 8 outed in Taiwan prior to September 1 pre-orders
The pink color has been popular for Taiwanese Galaxy Note 7 buyers, so why not bring it over for the Galaxy Note 8? Now, when will it move elsewhere?
TSMC in full production mode on chipsets slated for iPhone 8, Huawei Mate 10
Both the Kirin 970 for the Huawei Mate 10 and the Apple A11 for the fall’s new iPhones are being made with 10nm fabrications.
On Reddit, Foxconn leakers AMA sees impacts on iPhone 8, Apple Iris
A unique, e-ink keyboard for Macs may not appear in color anytime soon while we may never get to see smart glasses from Apple…
TSMC churns up Apple A11 production for the iPhone 8
The chipset is finally getting ready for mass production and just in time, too. There’s going to be a swell of demand for a pricey iPhone 8.