SA: Smartphone market surges 24% in Q1 2021, Huawei no longer in Top 5

The first quarter of 2020 saw the first COVID-19 lockdowns, greatly impacting the smartphone market away by wiping away a massive amount of shipments from the planning board. Just twelve months later the industry has managed to get back on its feet, with the latest reports revealing a 24% increase in global smartphone shipments. According […]

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Kuo predicts expanded mmWave support for iPhone 13, leaked screen protector appears with smaller notch

The iPhone 13 rumor mill is starting to get more and more specific with each passing week and we now have more details regarding 5G connectivity. Ming-Chi Kuo expects Apple to sell mmWave supporting iPhones in more regions including Canada, Japan, Australia, and major European markets. With last year’s iPhone 12 series, Apple only sold […]

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Xiaomi sells over 30,000 Mi Mix Fold units in a minute

Xiaomi launched the first flash sale of the Mi Mix Fold, and as expected all available stock was gone in seconds. In a single minute, the company pushed the total batch of devices, recording an income of CNY400 million (that’s about $61.3 million). Simple math reveals this is anywhere between 30,000 and 40,000 units of […]

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ZTE unveils Axon 30 Ultra with triple 64MP cameras plus periscope, Axon 30 Pro joins it

The Axon 30 Ultra arrives with a surprise – it will be sold in the US and Canada. We don’t know when or for how much yet, but recent flagship launches from ZTE have steered clear from the North American market. The new model should be available in Europe too, as other Axons have been. […]

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OnePlus 9 and 9R now available for purchase in India

The OnePlus 9 and 9R unveiled last month are now available for purchase in India through Amazon.in and OnePlus’s official Indian site. The OnePlus 9 comes in Astral Black, Arctic Sky, and Winter Mist colors and has two memory options – 8GB/128GB and 12GB/256GB priced at INR49,999 ($665/€555) and INR54,999 ($730/€610), respectively. OnePlus 9 The […]

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