Lenovo to Co-ordinate Phone Launch

by Bob Raikes

Lenovo has confirmed that it will launch at least one new handset simultaneously in Sao Paolo, London and New York on 28th July. The rumours say that the handset (Moto X 2015) will have …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 30

Premium and Possible-Budget Phones Leak From Motorola

by Tom Allen

The 2014 Moto G had a reputation as a good budget handsetDetails about two Motorola smartphones were leaked last week. The first was a spec sheet for a phone known as the XT1585 ‘Kinzie’, …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 27

Moto X: Biometric Security Called Into Question

by Tom Allen

Chinese website HellomotoHK has posted images that it claims are of the frame of the upcoming Moto X (2015) smartphone, from Motorola. Previous rumours had claimed that the phone would have a fingerprint sensor, …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Security| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 24

New Motorola Products Expected in Summer

by Tom Allen

Yang Yuanqing, CEO of Lenovo, has said that new Motorola products will be released this year – possibly as soon as the summer. They will include phones and watches, he told The Telegraph.

Tags:Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 23

Lenovo Solves Small-Screen Smartwatch Issue

by Tom Allen

The Lenovo Tech World held an unexpected but not unwelcome surprise, in the form of a dual-screen smartwatch concept: the Magic View. This product features the regular watchface and a small, near-eye display (‘Virtual …

Tags:Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartwatches| Vol 22 - Issue 22

MDM Product Roundup – Vol 22 No 22

by Tom Allen

China’s Gionee has said that it will launch a new smartphone, the Elife E8, in June. The phone will be launched worldwide on the 10th. Most specs are simply rumours at this point, including …

Tags:AMOLED| China| Convertible PCs| E Ink| IGZO| Japan| Kyocera| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| sharp| Smartphones| Smartwatches| sony| USA| Vaio| Vol 22 - Issue 22| Yota Devices| ZTE

Tech Data France Adds Motorola Smartphones

by Helen Vince

Tech Data Mobility in France is now an official distributor of Motorola Mobility smartphones.

Tags:Distributors| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| TechData| Vol 22 - Issue 17

US Smartphone Shares Flat From 2014

by Tom Allen

In the three months ending in February 2015, smartphones had penetrated almost 77% of the US market, according to Comscore – up 5% on the September – November 2014 period. The result represented 186.3 …

Tags:Android| Apple| BlackBerry| HTC| iOS (Apple)| LG Electronics (LGE)| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Samsung| Smartphone Market| Smartphones| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 16| Windows

Moto 360 Leaks Keep Coming

by Tom Allen

A render of the second-generation Moto360 smartwatch has apparently been leaked. The image shows a circular watch and appears very similar to the picture posted by Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing last month (Lenovo CEO …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartwatches| Vol 22 - Issue 15

Lenovo Splits Mobile Unit by Brand

by Helen Vince

Following the completion of the integration of Motorola Mobility (Lenovo Realigns Businesses Following Mergers), Lenovo Group has split its mobile business by brand. Vice president Zhang Hui will be responsible for global sales of …

Tags:Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 14

Motorola Phone Fab to Open in May

by Tom Allen

A new Motorola production base in Wuhan, China will begin commercial operation on 11th May, according to local media. Current plans are for 16 million smartphones to be produced this year, at a value …

Tags:China| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Production| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 13

Lenovo CEO Leaks New Moto 360

by Tom Allen

Lenovo (Motorola’s new owner) CEO Yang Yuanqing appears to have pre-empted an official announcement of a next-generation Moto 360 smartwatch, by sharing a picture on his Weibo account. Yang alluded to the smartwatch in …

Tags:Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartwatches| Vol 22 - Issue 13