INTERNATIONAL DATA CORPORATION
Telcos to gain from more data use as callers may shift to OTT apps
“In a plan with voice tariff hiked and data price being same, calling will shift to OTT,” International Data Corporation’s India research director Navkendar Singh said, adding that voice-over-OTT apps using WiFi for connectivity could also rise, as WiFi connectivity at home and public places expands.
IT services to touch $14.2 billion by 2020: International Data Corporation
India IT and business services market may grow 6.9% annually to $1...
Xiaomi touches $5-billion revenue milestone in India in 2018-19
As per Xiaomi Technology India’s latest regulatory filings with the Registrar...
Samsung India revenue crosses $10-billion in 2018-19
As per latest regulatory filings made to RoC, the South Korean technology giant’s India revenue grew by 19.7% in FY19 at Rs 73,085.9 crore as compared to Rs 61,065.6 crore it had clocked in FY18. In the flagship mobile phone business, Samsung India revenue increased by 15.4% at Rs 43,087.9 crore in FY19 as compared to Rs 37,349.7 crore in FY18.
India's PC market up 15.8% on year in Q2: IDC India
According to IDC, Indian PC market inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, shipped 3.1 million units, in Q3FY19 as Windows 7 is near to its scheduled end in early 2020. The desktop category saw a 10.6 per cent on year growth in its shipments, mainly contributed by Windows 10 refresh buying from the banking sector.
Apple tops India premium segment with 51.3% share in Q3: IDC
Maintaining its growth trajectory in the highly-congested premium smartphone segment in India, Apple garnered 51.3 per cent share in the Rs 35,000 and above price segment in the third quarter that ended on September 30.
Rs 300 cr worth offers help OPPO log solid festive growth
OPPO managed to register a tremendous growth in the first wave of festive sales, which was backed up by its Rs 300 crore worth unique offers. The company has created an intrinsic network of over 60,000 sales points across India.
Consumer spending on technology to hit $1.69 trillion in 2019: IDC
An International Data Corporation (IDC) report has said consumer purchases of traditional and emerging technologies will remain strong over the 2019-2023 forecast period, reaching $2.06 trillion in 2023
Samsung India expects over $1 billion revenue from online smartphone sales in 2019
Samsung plans to sell 2 million smartphones during October along which would come to about Rs 3,000 crore of gross merchandise sales.
India market for wearable devices more than doubles in Q2
The growth was attributed to ear-worn wearables, which include wireless earphones that track health and fitness or enable smart assistants.
Slowdown no worry as Samsung growing across channels: Samsung mobile business VP
"Online business has seen triple-digit growth as we speak, and this will only grow as we enter the festive season," Asim Warsi said.
India PC market grows 49.2% in Q2, Lenovo leads
The overall commercial PC market grew by 108 per cent in Q2, taking the total shipments to 2.43 million units which was driven by a single 1.11 million units ELCOT deal.
India sees record 36.9 million smartphone shipments in Q2
Chinese handset maker Xiaomi saw its shipment volume grow by 4.8 per cent in Q2 while Samsung registered a 16.6 percent growth.
CCI seeks third party data on India's smartphone base
The CCI has sought details from third parties on yearly smartphone sales and Internet usage in the country.
Limit import duty on phones above Rs 20,000 to Rs 4000: Handset makers
Apple will be the key beneficiary if the government accepts their request as the company imports most iPhones sold in India.
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