Ten new carriers signed too
Qualcomm has managed to get industry heavyweights Amazon and JD.com to start selling its Windows 10 on Snapdragon 835 devices. Microsoft will carry the devices in its retail stores too. At the same time, it locked down 10 world carriers to announce the data plans for such devices.
Intel, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Microsoft have plans
Intel and its PC sums are already thinking about rolling out 5G-equipped PCs late in 2019.
Lenovo, Oppo, vivo, Xiaomi, ZTE and Wingtech devices in 2019
Qualcomm just announced in Beijing that together with Lenovo, OPPO, vivo, Xiaomi, ZTE and Wingtech, commercial availability of standard-compliant 5G New Radio (NR) devices is to be expected in 2019.
Released firmware updates
Lenovo engineers have discovered a backdoor in the firmware of RackSwitch and BladeCenter networking switches.
Particularly in the USA
Analysts at Gartner released data that showed PC sales continue to fall, although the outfit said there are some “causes for optimism”.
Overall consumer sales decrease in Europe
A report from market research company IDC said that sales of Samsung tablets exceeded Apple machines during the third calendar quarter of 2017.
Acer, HP and Lenovo volume in Q1 2018
When the CEO of the company confirms it at the company’s Q3 2017 financial conference call, it has got to be true.
5.2-incher with dual-camera and Snapdragon 630
Lenovo has unveiled its long awaited mid-range Moto X4 smartphone at its special event at IFA show in Berlin. Packing a 5.2-inch FHD IPS screen, dual-camera setup, and Snapdragon 630 SoC, the Moto X4 aims to disrupt the rather crowded mid-range market.
Higher costs and parts shortages
Thinkpad maker Lenovo warned of higher costs and margin pressure due to shortages of components like memory chips, as it posted its first quarterly loss in almost two years.
Not coming anytime soon
At its Lenovo Transform event in New York City, Lenovo unveiled a rather crazy concept of a notebook that features a flexible screen and uses a unique hingeless design.