Smartphone production declining

Global smartphone production in the first quarter of this year is expected to drop 19% as major handset makers feel the effects of softer demand and weak consumer sentiment in China, according to a technology research report from Credit Suisse. The weak forecast for the global smartphone market comes after a series of disappointing revenue outlooks from some of the world’s biggest handset makers. Apple and Samsung both posted weak earnings reports in recent months, blaming weaker demand in China…

Honor View 20 with punch-hole all-screen design

It appears the notch free party is starting to get bigger. After Samsung and Huawei announcing all screen phones with a hole cut-off for the camera, next, we have Honor with its unveil of Honor View 20. This new phone is supposed to have a small radius hole (4.5mm) in the upper left corner. Although Honor has mounted the camera “like a diamond” underneath the display, therefore maintaining the structure. In their own words: “This hole is not a traditional…