MDM Product Roundup – Vol 22 No 9

by Tom Allen

Asian sources have said that three major notebook vendors – Dell, HP and Lenovo – are expected to release models with on-cell touch in the first half of this year. The sources said that …

Tags:Android| Dell| HP Inc| HTC| Lenovo| LG Electronics (LGE)| Microsoft| Mobile Display Monitor| Mobile Processors| Motorola| Notebooks| Smartphones| toshiba| Touch| Vol 22 - Issue 09| Windows

MDM Product Roundup – Vol 22 No 8

by Tom Allen

The Zenbook 305, revealed by Asus at IFA 2014 (Display Monitor Vol 21 No 36), will be available soon. The 13.3″ unit, which has a Core-M processor and 1920 x 1080 resolution, will cost …

Tags:Asus| Dell| Germany| LCD Modules| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Notebooks| OLEDs| Razer| sharp| Smartphones| tablets| UK (United Kingdom)| VA (Vertical Align)| Vol 22 - Issue 08| Wortmann (Terra)

Did Google Goof?

by Ken Werner

For the first time ever, Motorola Mobility shipped more than 10 million smartphones in the October-December quarter – the first quarter under Lenovo ownership. That’s an increase of 188%. So, did Google goof? Did …

Tags:Lenovo| Motorola| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 06

Apple Enjoys Best Quarter of Best Smartphone Year in Q4

by Tom Allen

Apple closed the gap with Samsung in the worldwide smartphone market in Q4’14, while the products themselves set a new record for both the quarter and the year, according to IDC’s preliminary data. Vendors shipped …

Tags:Apple| Huawei| IDC| iPhone| Lenovo| LG Electronics (LGE)| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Samsung| Smartphone Market| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 05| Xiaomi| ZTE

Micromax Canvas Hue smartphone

MDM Product Roundup – Vol 22 No 3

by Tom Allen

Consumers in India, who might struggle to afford Samsung’s AMOLED smartphones, are now being offered a lower-cost option in the form of Micromax‘s Canvas Hue. The 5″ device has an AMOLED display (1280 x 720), …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Nintendo| Notebooks| Smartphones| Vol 22 - Issue 03

Second-Gen Motorola Possible for Early 2015

by Raverstead

A second-generation smartwatch from Motorola could be released in early 2015. Gleb Mishin, an executive from Lenovo (new owner of Motorola) hinted at the watch when speaking in Russia recently.

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartwatches| Vol 21 - Issue 47

Mobile Product Roundup Vol 21 Issue 45

by Raverstead

Asus’ Zenwatch (Display Monitor Vol. 21 No 36) is now available in the USA, for $200. The product will also be available on the Play Store later. Additionally, the company has launched its Eeebook …

Tags:John Lewis Partnership| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Notebooks| Samsung| Smartwatches| sony| toshiba| Vol 21 - Issue 45

Motorola Mobility Loses Price-fixing Appeal

by Raverstead

A US court has rejected an antitrust lawsuit brought by Motorola Mobility against several Asian LCD manufacturers. Many companies have pleaded guilty and been fined in the price-fixing cartel which operated between 2001 and …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Monopolies (Anti Trust)| Motorola| Vol 21 - Issue 47

Lenovo Confident of Making Motorola Profitable

by Raverstead

In October, Lenovo completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google and has now said that it believes it can return the business to profitability within 18 months. No official announcement has been made …

Tags:Lenovo| Mergers & Acquisitions| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Vol 21 - Issue 47

Wood and Leather Lend Touch of Elegance to Motorola

by Super User

Motorola has begun to launch the second generation of the Moto X and Moto G smartphones. They are available for $500 and $180, respectively. The Moto X’s display and resolution have grown from 4.7″ …

Tags:AMOLED| Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Vol 21 - Issue 37| Volume 21

Moto360 Sees Limited UK Release

by Super User

Motorola’s Moto360 smartwatch (Display Monitor Vol 21 No 12) is now available in the UK for

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartwatches| Vol 21 - Issue 43| Volume 21

Motorola Makes Big Battery Claims With Droid Turbo

by Super User

A new smartphone has been added to Motorola’s line of premium Droid-brand smartphones. The Droid Turbo will be available exclusively through Verizon in the USA, with a major selling point in its battery life. …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Motorola| Smartphones| USA| Vol 21 - Issue 43| Volume 21