Tag Archive: Sales


Galaxy S10 sales strong in Q1 2019 as overall phone shipments decline

Samsung moved 2 million units of the Galaxy S10 series in North America.

Smartphone sales down 18% in Q1 2019 in North America. Samsung shipped 2 million units of both the Galaxy S10e and Galaxy S10+ in Q1. The iPhone XR, Galaxy S10e, and Galaxy S10+ make up 25% of the phone shipments in North America in the first quarter.

The first quarter of 2019 saw sales hit a five year low plummeting 18% in North America.  [Read More…]

Phone sales declined in 2019, though Huawei increased sales by 50%

Premium smartphone sales are struggling across the board.

The numbers for smartphone sales are out for Q1 of 2019, and they show that everyone is struggling. Well, everyone but Huawei. According to IDC, phone sales declined for the sixth straight quarter with shipments totaling 310.8 million units marking a 6.6% drop year over year.

While the majority of phone makers saw a decrease in sales during the first quarter, Huawei saw an increase in shipments by 50%,  [Read More…]

Huawei goes on offensive, sues U.S. government over hardware sales ban

Huawei is trying to turn the tide in its fight against the U.S. government’s ban on its network equipment, which has effectively shut down the company’s sales in the country. During a press conference in Shenzhen on Thursday morning, the company announced that it is suing the U.S. government in order to attempt to overturn the ban, which was effected in August of last year as part of the National Defense Authorization Act. The Act specifically names Huawei and its  [Read More…]

Improve your home with sales on Topgreener smart plugs, outlets, and more

Connect your home.

Grab two Topgreener Wi-Fi smart plugs with energy monitoring for $ 27.83 on Amazon when you clip the 13% off on-page coupon. Without the coupon, the plugs sell for around $ 32 and do not vary much from that price outside of coupons like this.

You can even up the ante with a 4-pack of the same smart plugs for $ 47.99 on Amazon. The 20% off on-page coupon drops the price $ 12  [Read More…]

Connectivity issues have stopped sales of the Amazon Echo Wall Clock

The clock will return “in the coming weeks.”

Amazon announced a ton of products at its fall hardware event late last year, one of which was its Echo Wall Clock. The gadget finally started shipping just about a month ago, but Amazon’s now stopped sales of it due to connectivity issues.

In a statement that was sent to The Verge, an Amazon spokesperson said:

We’re aware that a small number of customers have had issues with connectivity.  [Read More…]

Black Friday sales drop Sony’s new 65-inch 4K Smart TV to its lowest price

Need some pretty 4K in your living room?

The Sony XBR65X850F 65-inch 4K Smart TV is down to $ 998 on Amazon from a street price around $ 1,398, which is what the TV has been selling at for the last six months or so. The $ 998 price is the lowest we have seen for it.

You could also upgrade to the 75-inch version of Sony’s X850F series for $ 1,798. That’s another huge chunk off  [Read More…]

GearBest kicks off 11/11 event with flash sales on OnePlus6 and Poco F1

It’s what day, now?

November 11 is Singles Day, a Chinese holiday where young people celebrate their pride in being single and unattached. As an ace, this is a holiday I can get behind, but whether you’re single, married, or it’s complicated, the only thing you really need to know is that it brings huge deals from global online retailers.

There are a lot of deals out there to scour, but GearBest’s phone deals were hard to miss, as  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T debuts in India for ₹37,999 ($515), sales kick off Nov. 1

With the 6T, OnePlus is getting aggressive in the Indian market.

India is OnePlus’ largest global market, with the Chinese manufacturer overtaking Samsung to become the largest player in the premium segment earlier this year. At a media event in New Delhi that featured over 1,500 fans, OnePlus unveiled its latest flagship, the OnePlus 6T, in the country.

The OnePlus 6T will be up for sale on Amazon India for ₹37,999 ($ 515), which is an aggressive  [Read More…]

JBL’s $399 Android TV soundbar now up for pre-order, sales kick off in Oct.

JBL’s Link Bar is an Assistant-integrated soundbar that’s also an Android TV device.

JBL announced the Link Bar — a $ 399 soundbar that doubles up as an Android TV device along with Google Assistant integration — back at I/O 2018, and we now have mode details on availability. The Link Bar is now up for pre-order on B&H Photo for $ 399, and retail availability is set to kick off from October 16.

As spotted  [Read More…]

Detroit: Become Human has surpassed a million in sales!

Look into your soul and decide whether you’re OK with letting history repeat itself.

Quantic Dream is one of those rare studios which dares to be different, and the company’s 2018 title – Detroit: Become Human – continues that reputation of peculiarness. You could describe the company’s works to date as interactive movies more than they are games, with the experience primarily driven by narrative and decision making.

Expect more of the same out of Detroit. That’s  [Read More…]