Shipment

  • Tablet shipment growth to slow in 2014: IDC 07-03-2014 08:21 AM

    San Francisco: Tablet shipments will increase this year but at a much slower pace than in 2013 as consumers remain content with the devices they already own, market research firm IDC said on Thursday. Global tablet shipments are set to expand 19.4 per cent this year, compared to 51.6 per...
  • PC shipments continue global decline as mobile wins out: Report 12-01-2014 04:17 PM

    Beijing: Worldwide PC shipments fell 10 per cent last year to 314.6 million units as manufacturers could not stop consumers opting for smartphones and tablets instead, showed preliminary data from researcher IDC. Shipments reached 82.2 million personal computers in October-December, 5.6 percent less than in the same period a year...
  • Do not anticipate long term impact on shipment through Pakistan: US 05-12-2013 07:13 AM

    Washington: A day after temporarily halting cargo shipments from Afghanistan via Pakistan in view of protest over drone strikes there, the United States has said that it does not anticipate long term impact of its shipment through the country. "(We) hopefully don't anticipate that there'll be any long term impacts...
  • Smartphone shipments up 39 pc in Q3; Apple, Samsung maintain their dominance 31-10-2013 12:17 PM

    San Francisco: Global smartphone shipments jumped 39 per cent in the quarter ended September 30, while brisk demand for low-priced Android devices in China eroded Apple's market share. With growth in smartphones slowing in the United States and Europe, attention has turned to technology-hungry consumers in developing countries, many of...
  • Tablet shipments rise; desktops, laptops continue to decline 21-10-2013 04:51 PM

    London: Strong demand for tablets such as Apple's iPad will help worldwide shipments of web-enabled devices rise in 2013, offsetting a decline in desktop and laptop computers, research company Gartner said on Monday. Combined shipments of computers, tablets and mobile phones will reach 2.32 billion units in 2013, a 4.5...
  • Tablet sales to surpass PCs in Q4 2013: Report 08-10-2013 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: Driven by growth in inexpensive devices running Google's Android platform, worldwide tablet shipments are expected to surpass total PC shipments (desktop plus portable PCs) in the fourth quarter of 2013, said a report from market research company IDC. PCs shipments are still expected to be greater than tablet...
  • New steel import norms will dent capacity utilisation, say experts 13-08-2013 01:31 AM

    The recent government notification to ease steel import norms will not only increase inward shipment of the metal, but also add to woes of domestic firms battling demand slowdown, industry experts said on Monday. The industry called for an urgent review of the decision, saying the quality of domestic steel...
  • Tablet shipments slow with no new iPad: Report 06-08-2013 10:43 AM

    New York: Worldwide shipments of tablet computers slowed down in the second quarter because Apple didn't release a new model of its trend-setting iPad, research firm IDC said Monday. Shipments totalled 45.1 million units in the April-June period, down nearly 10 per cent from the first three months of the...
  • 'Assad says Syria received Russian missile shipment' 31-05-2013 02:15 AM

    Beirut: Syria has received the first shipment of a sophisticated air defence system from Russia, President Bashar al-Assad was quoted as saying, sending a signal of military strength days before an EU arms embargo on the country lapses. Russia had promised delivery of the S-300 missile system to the Syrian...
  • iPads and low-end rivals propel higher tablet shipments: Report 02-05-2013 10:34 AM

    San Francisco: Global tablet shipments more than doubled in the first quarter and while Apple remained the top seller, Asian manufacturers making low-end gadgets accounted for a major chunk of the growth, according to a report. Tablet shipments reached 49.2 million units in the January-to-March period, 142.4 per cent more...
  • PC, tablet, phone shipments to hit 2.4 billion in 2013 05-04-2013 11:34 AM

    New York:: Research firm Gartner says it expects worldwide PC, tablet and mobile phone shipments to reach 2.4 billion units this year, up 9 per cent from 2012. Gartner Inc said Thursday that device shipments should continue to grow, hitting more than 2.9 billion in 2017. But the mix of...
  • Over 10 crore mobiles shipped to India in Jan-Jun 28-10-2012 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: Mobile phones shipment to India during the first-half of 2012 crossed 10 crore units, registering a growth of 16.6 per cent over the same period over the previous year, according CyberMedia Research (CMR). "During January-June 2012, the total India shipment of mobile handsets was recorded at 102.43 million...
  • Mobile shipments to India up 13.8 pc in July-Sep 18-12-2011 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Mobile handset shipments to India increased by 13.8 per cent to 47 million units in July-September, 2011, propelled by sales of dual-SIM handsets, according to research firm IDC. On a quarter-on-quarter year-on-year basis, mobile phone shipments were up 12 per cent. "... The mobile phone shipments witnessed a...