Microsoft's earnings for Q4 2015 revealed that Lumia sales plummeted from1 10.5 million in Q4 2014 to 4.5 million in Q4 2015. The credit for this steep decline goes in part to Microsoft's revamped strategy and also the fact that they have been too slow to react to mounting competition.
Nokia has posted its Q4 2015 and Full-Year 2015 Financial results and the two continuing businesses Networks and Technologies have done well. Nokia Technologies in particular has 170% year-on-year net sales growth in Q4 2015 and 77% net sales growth in full year 2015. Nokia Networks continues its strong performance
In its Q4, 2014 report for Sri Lanka market, IDC has awarded 9.1% market share and 3rd vendor rank to Nokia (Microsoft Mobile). Nokia: Nokia stands third in smart phone market with close to 9% market share. Higher brand recall owing to their feature phone penetration continues to drive their business
Nokia has posted its results for Q4 and full year 2014. All three Nokia businesses have seen growth YoY and have reported positive contribution to the earnings. Here are the highlights, 454 million EUR operating profit ( 524 Operating profit (non-IFRS) ) Networks reported operating profit of 14% with YoY growth of
Microsoft has announced results for Q4 (October-December) 2014 quarter, that they treat as Q2 (second financial quarter). The results are generally positive and Microsoft reports growth in Lumia sales both QoQ and YoY to 10.5 million units, the highest for a quarter yet. Last quarter Microsoft had sold 9.3 million
During the "Nokia Capital Markets Day 2014" event today, Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri has revealed Nokia's strategy to en-cash the Nokia brand in future. While he confirmed that Nokia will return to "Consumer world", he added, Nokia is not looking at direct manufacturing of handsets in future. It is possible
Nokia's quarterly statement indicating Lumia sales decline from Q3 to Q4 and now Joe Belfiore claiming record activations during this holiday season, with month over month increase, has led to some confusion. The truth lies somewhere in between these two it seems. We will bring two more evidences into picture. Google