Smartphone Gaming
By Faisal Kawoosa
Do we really need a gaming smartphone?
January 6, 2022

Gaming on mobile is a casual use case for majority of the smartphone users. Is the smartphone ecosystem betting too high on heavy lift gaming?

Gaming is an excitement, a source of entertainment on smartphones. However, the question is do we really need high performance smartphones for gamers? Is that a very big opportunity? Lets look at some of the very popular smartphone games, their penetration and do they really require a high performance, gaming optimised smartphone?

Looking at the history of smartphones and

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Chipset Market Share 1H 2021
By Techarc
MediaTek emerges as the preferred chipset partner for Smartphone OEMs in India
August 20, 2021

Out of total 117, 54 smartphone models were launched in 1H’21 (Jan-Jun) using a MediaTek SoC.  Qualcomm led the 5G smartphone launches with 20 out of 35 models launched using its chipset.

Even as the pandemic jitter continues to loom over the market sentiments giving shock waves to the industry along with the erratic supply-chain issues which seem not to be settling before mid of 2022, a total of 117 smartphones were launched in India in the 1st half (Jan-Jun) of 2021.

Among smartphone OEMs Samsung led with 16 launches, closely followed

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By Techarc
ESDM sector has to keep up to its global reputation during Covid-19
May 15, 2020

Manufacturing and supply-chain logistics is worst affected hampering the overall efficiency of the output for the sector.

Gurugram – Friday, 15 May 2020: The 2nd episode of techFLIX special series on Covid-19 and its impact on the digital industry in India was organised by techARC in collaboration with IESA.  The industry leaders unanimously drew attention to the role Indian ESDM plays in the global semiconductor industry.  It was highlighted that the main challenge of the sector during Covid-19 was to maintain the global reputation of the Indian value chain in terms of

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