TCL trumpets strong smartphone growth

Chinese device maker TCL said it had shipped 20.9 million smart devices in the first six months of 2015, marking a year-on-year growth of 39 per cent. The company said total sales of handsets and other products reached 34.8 million …

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Telefonica, Unicom ink smartphone pact

Telefonica and China Unicom revealed a smartphone joint procurement deal, “helping both companies deliver richer data services to a broader group of their consumers in China, Latin America and Europe”. A first round has already been completed, involving 4G smartphones. …

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TCL to start production in Brazil and India in 2016

China’s TCL plans to set up factories in Brazil and India next year to avoid high import duties as its sales expand in these fast-growing markets, Reuters said. The company didn’t say how much it would invest nor where they would …

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TCL, Asus to ramp up smartphone output

Device vendors TCL and Asus have plans to sharply expand their smartphone shipments this year as they face increased competition from low-cost makers in China and India. China-based TCL plans to boost shipments of smartphones to 70 million units from …

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TCL trumpets strong smartphone growth

China’s TCL, which offers devices under the Alcatel OneTouch brand, said it had seen “a new record sales volume of smart devices” during November 2014, with 5.1 million units shipped – representing year-on-year growth of 70 per cent. For the …

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Alcatel OneTouch handset owner TCL sees future in smart appliances & ‘TV-plus’

LIVE FROM APAC INNOVATION SUMMIT, HONG KONG: The chairman and CEO of China’s TCL Communication – the company which offers devices under the Alcatel OneTouch brand – admitted that TCL’s growth rate is not keeping pace with that of internet …

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Mainland smartphone output jumps 44%, Huawei leads

China-based smartphone makers increased shipments 44 per cent to 111.1 million units in Q3 compared to a year earlier. Exports, which accounted for 39 per cent of shipments, were up 53 per cent from Q3 2013, according to Digitimes Research. …

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