Worldwide mobile device sales to end users totalled 325.6 million units in Q2, up 13.8 percent from the same period in 2009, according to a study by Gartner. Smartphone sales to end users accounted for 19 percent of worldwide mobile device sales, an increase of 50.5 percent from the second quarter of 2009.
Component shortages hit Swedish vendor’s sales by 3 billion-4 billion kronor.
Nokia Siemens Networks to Acquire Certain Wireless Network Infrastructure Assets of Motorola for US $1.2 Billion, informed HITec.Expert.
Infonetics Research said the WiMAX market is coming out of the recession, posting three consecutive quarters of revenue growth for 802.16e equipment and devices.
The Motorola Backflip, the first AT&T smartphone based on Google’s Android mobile operating system, will hit stores on March 7 with Yahoo as its default mobile search engine instead of Google’s own search tool.