Huawei H1 smartphone shipments up 62% to over 34 mln units

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According to Huawei, its first-half smartphone shipments up 62 percent year-on-year to 34.27 million units. The company’s consumer division shipped in total 64.21 million devices in the six months. The growth was driven by new flagship models such as the Mate 2 4G and Ascend P7, Huawei said. The P7, which features LTE and an 8-megapixel front camera, sold nearly …

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Smartphones represent 20% of Antel’s subscribers base

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Smartphones currently accounts for 20 percent of Uruguay state-run telecoms operator Antel’s overall subscribers base, as reported by El Observador. However, the telco said that nearly 70% of new mobile plans are smartphones. Meanwhile, smartphones account for 30% of Movistar Uruguay’s overall mobile base and 60% of Claro’s base, according to the report. Uruguay ended 2013 with a total of …

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Karabakh Telecom starts device financing offer (Armenia)

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Operator Karabakh Telecom, working in Mountainous Karabakh republic, has introduced devices on installments in its shops. Smartphones, handsets, tablets, notebooks ad PCs can be bought via monthly payments financed by ArmBusiness Bank. The initial payment starts from 20 percent of the total device price. The annual interest rate is 22 percent. The installment term varies from one to 24 months, …

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Ntelos revenues decline, net loss widens in Q2

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Ntelos Holdings, the US mobile provider reported second-quarter operating revenues of USD 117.8 million, down year-over-year from USD 119.9 million. Adjusted EBITDA declined to USD 34.4 million from USD 41.2 million, and net income was USD 0.5 million or USD 0.02 per diluted share, down from USD 9.4 million or USD 0.43 per share.┬áTotal subscribers at quarter-end were 458,100, up …

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Life:) Ukraine claims 31% smartphone penetration

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Life:) Ukraine, the mobile operator launched the penetration of smartphones on its network reached 31% of its customers, or 2.941 million smartphones connected to the network at the end of June. The number grew by 12.3 percent quarter-on-quarter and was up by 65.6% year-on-year. Android-powered devices grew by 157.3% year-on-year, the number of Windows devices soared by 58%, and the …

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