Huge potential for pre-owned phones market, says Flip Phone
SA’s pre-owned phones market is estimated to be four to five times bigger than the new cellphones market, says Flip Phone co-founder Conor Copas.
Samsung customer call centre delivers exceptional performance
Working closely with Samsung, the iOCO team led a smooth transition from the office call centre environment to a work-from-home scenario within 48 hours.
COVID-19 hits smartphone market, record declines expected
The effects of the virus have eroded gains in the global smartphone market, according to research firm TrendForce.
Vodacom offers 20 000 smartphones to COVID-19 health workers
The company says the devices will be used by frontline health workers to collect and transmit data in real time for resource planning purposes.
Apple sees worst coronavirus impact among tech firms
In six weeks, Apple has fallen from fourth position to 14th place on GlobalData’s consumer electronics thematic scorecard.
Coronavirus impact could trigger increased tech prices
The virus fallout ripples through the global ICT sector, leading to disrupted supply chains and potential hikes in tech product prices.
Samsung goes into next foldable era with Galaxy Z Flip
The company plans to first introduce the foldable smartphone in a “limited” environment, with SA as one of five countries to launch it first.