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LG smartphone sales dropped by 21.3% YoY in Q2 2019

LG’s home appliance business posted record profits in Q2 2019, offsetting smartphone losses.

What you need to know LG Electronics saw consolidated sales rise to $ 13.4 billion during Q2 2019, but operating income was down 15.4%. LG’s smartphone sales during Q2 2019 were 21.3% lower compared to last year. The company has blamed the lower sales on stagnant demand in the smartphone market and aggressive pricing by Chinese smartphone makers.

On July 30, LG announced its  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3a launch doubled Google’s phone sales year-over-year

It turns out releasing less-expensive phones and expanding retail availability is a good thing.

What you need to know Pixel sales doubled year-over-year following Pixel 3a launch. Adding two new less-expensive phones and expanding distribution were key in increasing sales. Alphabet’s overall second quarter financial results were very strong.

Alphabet’s second-quarter earnings were big for several reasons, as the company beat analyst expectations and initiated a $ 25 billion stock buyback. But the news nugget that hits closest  [Read More…]

Amazon Q2 2019 earnings show $63.4 billion worth of sales

A 20% year-over-year increase from 2018.

What you need to know Amazon has published its earnings report for Q2 2019. The company saw sales of $ 63.4 billion — 20% more compared to Q2 2018. Net income also saw a boost to $ 2.6 billion.

It’s no secret that Amazon pulls in heaps of cash day after day, and with its Q2 2019 earnings report now public, we can see just how much money the online shopping  [Read More…]

God of War has passed 10 million sales worldwide

Sony’s first-party portfolio is stronger than ever.

What you need to know PlayStation exclusive God of War has surpassed 10 million sales. It is the first title in the series to reach this milestone.

During Sony’s investor relations (IR) day 2019, the company revealed that Sony Santa Monica’s PS4 exclusive God of War had surpassed 10 million lifetime sales worldwide. This comes nearly one year after the game’s release, and one week since the Raising Kratos documentary  [Read More…]

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…]