11 (ANI-Businesswire India): Panasonic India, a global leader in innovation and technology, today marked its entry into the feature phone
market by launching two new phones- EZ240 and EZ180.
Sales of feature phones
to end users totalled 210 million units and declined 21 per cent year-over-year.
The global trend of sliding sales of more modest feature phones
spells trouble for Nokia, Gartner says.
1 chip designer by revenue, recently released a mobile phone platform preloaded Twitter apps and services for feature phones
in a bid to gain shares in developing markets.
CelleBrite, a developer of mobile technology, today announced the launch of its CelleShare mobile application, which integrates multiple social networking feeds on a single device, is now being delivered to more than 30 feature phones
on Qualcomm's Brew managed services deck.
250 Feature Phone
Reference Design by combining CSR's RFCMOS Bluetooth single chip BlueCore and the Bluetooth upper stack from Motorola.
While feature phone
accessories tend to be basic commodity-type products, smartphone-focused accessories are increasingly looking to leverage on device applications and communication protocols that can increase the design complexity and allow the accessories to become service delivery platforms.
Demand of feature phones
continued to decline, significantly weakening the overall mobile phone market.
IDC's figures include smartphones and feature phones
A basic functionality option is available for feature phone
users who prefer simple and easy usage, allowing users to share text, pictures, calendar, contacts and emotions through an easy-to-access client.
Shipments of cellphones, which is made up of feature phones
and smartphones, will rise by a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 34% in the APEJ region, nearly doubling to 942 million units from 551 million units shipped in 2010.
This research report presents market size and value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese feature phone
baseband, transceiver, power amplifier, and Bluetooth IC markets.