Icflix strikes Pakistan smartphone deal

Icflix has partnered with Haier in a move that will see the Middle East and North African streaming service pre-installed on Haier smartphones in Pakistan. Haier will initially offer the app on all of its high-end smartphones, but may later introduce the service to all of its smartphone users, said Icflix. The subscription app will […]

Drop in LCD TV panel demand from Chinese manufacturers

The top six TV makers in China plan to purchase 14.8 million LCD TV panels in the fourth quarter of 2015, a 16% year-on-year decline, according to IHS. The research firm claims that orders for the leading Chinese TV makers – Hisense, TCL, Skyworth, Haier, Changhong and Konka – will decline from 17.7 million displays shipped in […]

Haier launches new US Roku TV line

Chinese electronics firm Haier has launched a new line of Roku TVs in the US, powered by Roku’s operating system. The 4 Series Haier Roku TVs will cost between US$300 (€270) and US$750 and will come in sizes ranging from 32-inches to 55-inches. The TVs include built-in access to the Roku Channel Store, which has more […]