India smartphone market witness growth

Shipping 21 million units, India’s smartphone market registered 42 per cent year-over-year (YoY) growth in October driven by multiple online sale festivals and continuing pent up demand from the third quarter of the year, industry tracker International Data Corporation (IDC) said on Thursday. Continue Reading

Global tablet shipments grow 25% in Q3

Driven by demand for affordable access to basic computing and larger screens to facilitate remote work and learning, the worldwide tablet market grew 24.9 per cent year-over-year to reach 47.6 million units in the third quarter of 2020, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC). Continue Reading

Demand for laptops will increase due to WFH: Lenovo

As new brands like Xiaomi and Honor gear up to launch their first  products in the thin and light notebook segment, leading player Lenovo on Wednesday  said that new entrants will only help the laptop market grow. Continue Reading

Smartphones dodge economic slowdown

The economic slowdown may have clipped sales of cars and biscuits in 2019, but smartphones bucked the trend as urban and rural users continued to buy, and even upgrade to, expensive handsets – a trend likely to pick up pace in the coming year. Continue Reading