Subscribe to the::unwired's RSS Feedthe::unwired at Twitterthe::unwired on Facebookthe::unwired on Google Plus
the::unwired Article
COMEBACK: Dell prepares for jumping the Windows Mobile bandwagon again
Posted by Arne Hess - on Wednesday, 19.03.08 - 10:34:54 CET under 01 - General News - Viewed 13040x
Tagged under: [] [] [] [] [] []

According to Taiwanese DigiTimes, Dell is expected to return into the Windows Mobile market again, after the company axed its Axim-line of Windows Mobile Classic Pocket PCs last year.
Taiwanese market sources indicates that Dell may team up with Foxconn Electronics to develop Windows Mobile-based handheld devices, including GPS PDAs and smartphones
Dell has been reorganizing its team for handheld devices since it hired Ron Garriques, a former executive vice president at Motorola in charge of its cell phone division, in early 2007.

Interesting enough, as DigiTimes mentioned, two affiliated companies under the Foxconn Group are Chi Mei Communication Systems (CMCS) and Mobinnova which have already landed smartphone orders from other handset vendors, including Motorola where CMCS developed and manufactured the MPx200 years ago. Nevertheless, Dell is expected to team up directly with Foxconn for the production of handheld devices.

According to DigiTimes, Dell has apparently accelerated its move towards the handheld device segment following Acer's recent announcement of acquiring Taiwan-based smartphone maker E-Ten Information Systems.

Cheers ~ Arne

Related Links

Article Source

Related Articles Dell

Social Sharing
This Week's Top Stories
Feeds & More
Awards & More
Recent Discussions

No items available

© Copyright 1998 - 2013 by the::unwired® & Arne Hess
All rights reserved!
the::unwired is a registered trademark of Arne Hess.
All trademarks are owned by their respective companies.
All site video, graphic and text content is copyrighted to the respective party and may not be reproduced without express written consent.