Sony is looking to buy out Ericsson?s share of Sony Ericsson, a move to gain full control and beef up development of the struggling handset unit. Japanese-Swedish joint venture, a 50-50 partnership since 2001, is the sixth-largest handset maker, but has been losing profits in recent years as it held back on smartphone development.

Sections:  business   
Topics:  cell phone   electronics   gadgets   mobile   smartphone   sony   sony ericsson   technology   
RELATED ARTICLES
BING NEWS:
  • Sony takes full control of Sony Ericsson for $1.45 billion
    Swedish Battery Breakthrough Could Boost ... C... Sony has decided to step up its efforts to better compete with the likes of Apple, Samsung, and HTC in the smartphone market by taking full control of its own mobile hardware division. The Sony Ericsson ...
    06/22/2017 - 9:59 am | View Link
  • Sony buys full control of mobile phone venture Sony Ericsson
    Sony Corp is to take full control of its Sony Ericsson mobile phone joint venture with Swedish mobile phone network gear maker Ericsson (ERICb.ST) as it seeks to catch up with other makers of smartphones and boost its offering of consumer eletronics ...
    10/26/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Sony spends €1 billion to take full control of Sony Ericsson
    Have a read of this one from Reuters: Sony Corp is to buy full control of the Sony Ericsson mobile phone venture from its Swedish partner as it seeks to boost its consumer products offering and to catch up on smartphone and tablet makers such as Apple and ...
    10/26/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Sony Ericsson 'shifting entire portfolio to smartphones' in 2012
    Xperia smartphones already account for more than 80 percent of all Sony Ericsson handsets sold according to the company's third quarter 2011 results posted this morning. The announcement comes amid speculation that Sony will take full control of the ...
    10/13/2011 - 7:30 pm | View Link
  • Sony Wants Full Control of Sony Ericsson to Boost Smartphones
    Sony is looking to buy out Ericsson’s share of Sony Ericsson, a move to gain full control and beef up development of the struggling handset unit. Japanese-Swedish joint venture, a 50-50 partnership since 2001, is the sixth-largest handset maker, but has ...
    10/7/2011 - 4:31 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Sony MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Bluetooth Headphones ...
    Sony's newest Bluetooth headset cranks up the bass, for better or for worse.
    08/18/2017 - 3:34 pm | View Website
  • Sony Interactive Entertainment
    Sony Interactive Entertainment (abbreviated as SIE and formerly known as Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) and Sony Network Entertainment) is a multinational ...
    08/18/2017 - 9:07 am | View Website
  • Compare LG G3 32GB vs Sony Xperia XZ
    LG G3 32GB vs Sony Xperia XZ comparison on basis of price, specifications, features, performance, display & camera, storage & battery, reviews & ratings and much more ...
    08/18/2017 - 7:27 am | View Website
  • Sony
    Sony Xperia XZ 4G LTE with 32GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked): Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow; 4G LTE; 5.2" TRILUMINOS display; 13.0MP front- and 23.0MP rear-facing cameras ...
    08/18/2017 - 5:18 am | View Website
  • Walkman
    Walkman is a Sony brand tradename, originally used for portable audio cassette players from the late 1970s onwards. In later years, it has been used by Sony to market ...
    08/17/2017 - 3:57 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News