Handset Vendors Battle for Limelight

With the shadow of Apple's upcoming announcement hanging over them, mobile device vendors such as Samsung, Microsoft, Huawei and Motorola have been unveiling new devices.

September 5, 2014

1 Min Read
Handset Vendors Battle for Limelight

Grabbing as much limelight as possible before Apple unveils its latest device -- expected to be the iPhone 6 -- a number of handset vendors have been unveiling a range of new devices in North America and Europe this week.

Motorola Mobility reminded everyone that it still has its own R&D operations as new owner Lenovo is set to take over soon with the unveiling of four new devices. (See Motorola Mobility Revives Its Gadget Mojo and Pics: Motorola's New Gadgets.)

And at the IFA electronics show in Berlin a number of vendors, including Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. , High Tech Computer Corp. (HTC) (Taiwan: 2498), Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (Korea: SEC) and ZTE Corp. (Shenzhen: 000063; Hong Kong: 0763), have all launched new devices.

This Bloomberg report gives a quick snapshot of some of the IFA highlights, while the following reports from the GSM Association (GSMA) 's Mobile World Live team provide more detail:

— Ray Le Maistre, Circle me on Google+ Follow me on TwitterVisit my LinkedIn profile, Editor-in-Chief, Light Reading

Read more about:

Subscribe and receive the latest news from the industry.
Join 62,000+ members. Yes it's completely free.

You May Also Like