TITLE

QUEST FOR HANDSET DOMINANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Sue
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 13, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the market competition among wireless handset manufacturers in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2004. Decline in the market share of Nokia; Plan of Motorola to introduce several phones; Significance of global system for mobile communications and code division multiple access to handset makers; Efforts of manufacturers to differentiate themselves from the competition.
ACCESSION #
13444213

 

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