Developements - Nokia still has 23% of the market in India. Nokia's sales grew because the Asha phones were competitive against the low-cost Android smartphones,
The Nokia Asha 510 will shortly be launched in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Now introducing a series of budget Lumia phones. -They have a number of innovations such as advanced technology for lenses, state-of-the-art imaging software, and a new Nokia Smart Camera.
Nokia reported that it had sold 5.6 million Lumias compared to 4.4 million in the preceding quarter and has sold a total of almost 20 million units
Windows Phone has just gone ahead of BlackBerry in global market share to become the No. 3 platform largely because of increasing Lumia volumes, which account for 80% of all Windows Phones sold.
NOK/MSFT phones are the fastest growing phones -we expect sequential volume growth in Q2 to be even higher than the 27% sequential growth we saw in Q1.
This is the fourth quarter in a row of underlying profitability for NSN demonstrating that NSN is a strong partner for his customers.
Nokia Lumia with a 41 megapixel camera on July 11 may act as a catalyst followed by the tablet news
Nokia Siemens Network is a multinational telecommunications vendor with presence in over 150 countries.
NSN has become the third largest network equipment provider in the world with a market share of 20% and growing
with China Mobile
Fears have subsided about NOKs viability and momentum /sentiment is going up- Nokia, analysts have a mean EPS estimate of ($0.02) in the second quarter of 2013 compared with a loss of ($0.10)
Stock is up 100 % from the bottom and light years from the true opertunities it now has in its targets
Nokia has agreed to buy Siemens’ half of NSN for $2.2 billion. The price was much lower than predictions of analysts.
Telecom operators are trying to upgrade to 4G LTE networks, and NSN can profit from this trend.
MSFT and NOK have a rich patent portfolio
NOKs partner MSFT is a wealth of enterprise and entertainment software.
NOKs getting a flagship phone-Nokia Lumia 1020/909 (EOS)
- 41-megapixel rear camera sensor-recording video in 1080p-3X zoom-
Correction NOKIA holds ledership in India with 20.3% marketshare & holds 90% marketshare on all Wphones sold......
The fact that devices manufacturers are posting lower than expected sales on smartphone may be a fact that NOKIA is eating away their marketshare. This info's source is what we are all gathering from the web, but then again we will find that out on the 18th.....