The 3rd-gen ROG Phone, which will feature a 5G SoC Snapdragon 865+ and a 144Hz display refresh rate, is marketed for hardcore gamers seeking the highest specs in the market.
Huawei for the first time reached the number 1 position with 55.8-million smartphones shipped in Q2 as it achieved its highest-ever share (20.0%) of the global smartphone market.
Given its sub-P5000 price point, some of its limitations are easily forgivable.
The coronavirus outbreak is expected to lead to a huge reduction in the production of smartphones, potentially falling by as much as 30% in the first half of 2020.
The Vivo NEX 3 comes at a hefty price of P39,999.00 but it features the brand’s first camera setup with a 64MP lens, a screen real estate of 6.89 inches that brings it to a phablet form factor, and the motorized selfie module last seen on their upper midrange device, the V17 Pro.
It kicks-off its “Dare to Leap” campaign by with the store opening at SM Fairview in Quezon City.
The challenging holiday quarter closes out the worst year ever for smartphone shipments with global smartphone volumes declining 4.1% in 2018 with a total of 1.4 billion units shipped for the full year.