4K TV shipments grew 400% in Q1, says IHS

4K LCD TV shipments grew by nearly 400% year-on-year to reach 4.7 million units worldwide in the first quarter of 2015, according to IHS stats. The research firm said that the volume of 4K shipments “barely dropped” from the seasonally strong fourth quarter, with particularly strong demand in China during the Chinese New Year holiday […]

‘Phablet’ shipments set to reach 120 million

Shipments of ‘phablet’ devices – smartphones with large displays of 5.6 inches or more – are due to reach more than 120 million units by 2018, according to new stats by Juniper Research. Juniper claims that shipments of the devices, which are designed to bridge the gap between smartphones and tablets, will climb from an […]