News & Reviews: market
Sep 01, 2021
HONOR, once a brand that struggles, has now regained its glory. The brand is now the third-largest in China by shipping 4 million devices last month. With the help of the number, it managed to surpass other huge brands like Xiaomi and Apple, which shipped 3.9 million and 3 million devices respectively.
Apr 30, 2021
It seems that a statement from techradar.com hints that a report from Strategy Analytics hints that Apple, OPPO, and vivo holds the top spot for the highest 5G smartphone market share in Q1 2021 at 30.2%, 16.1%, and 14.5% respectively. With that in mind, we can expect 5G capable smartphones to gain popularity as 5G coverage improves with time.
Feb 19, 2021
It seems that the realme Buds Air 2 may have been spotted on realme India’s website, showcasing the tech specs and design of the earbuds well before the official launch. While not much is known in regards to the Malaysia release date, it does give us a better idea of what to expect when it is available here.
Dec 02, 2020
Based on a statement by gizchina, it seems that Xiaomi wants to beat Apple by selling at least 300 million smartphones in 2021. While there is no official information on whether the number is actually achievable or not, our source mentioned that several analysts believe that such a feat might not be possible in such a short time span.
Oct 28, 2020
It seems that Sony’s PlayStation 5 has achieved more pre-orders in 12 hours than the PlayStation 4 did after 12 weeks, based on a statement by Reuters. With that in mind, it seems that there is heavy demand for the PlayStation 5, which is great news for Sony due to the fact that it was predicted to be the first PlayStation console to be the first console to not be sold at a loss.
Sep 01, 2020
Based on a statement by Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, it seems that there could be a possibility that Huawei will exit the smartphone market if the conditions between Huawei and the US does not improve. This is due to the fact that the US placed Huawei under a blacklist, which stops them from doing business with US-based companies such as Google, Qualcomm, and potentially more.
Feb 20, 2019
Shopee Malaysia and FPX have announced a collaboration to help online sellers on Shopee be more efficient and effective sellers on Shopee via the Shopee University. For those who don't know, FPX by PayNet is Shopee's online payment provider while Shopee University is the online marketplace's educational portal for their Shopee sellers. Shopee University was launched in 2016 offering workshops and tutorials that now more than 5000 sellers have benefited from.
Jan 31, 2019
According to Canalys report, OPPO is currently sitting at the number 2 spot in China, between Huawei which is currently sitting on the number 1 spot and Vivo sitting at the third runner up spot.
Jan 10, 2019
ASUS has officially announced the launch of the ASUS ZenBook 13, ASUS ZenBook 14 and ASUS ZenBook 15 in Malaysia for the price of RM4499, RM4399 and RM6099 respectively.