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mid-tier

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Say hello to ZTE's mid-tier Grand X for Cricket Wireless

Featuring a 5-inch display, a dual-core processor and a 5-megapixel camera, the affordable ZTE Grand X is available prepaid from US carrier Cricket.

By 19 December 2014

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With Apple Watch, wearable tech may start living up to the hype

Few smartwatches have so far resonated with consumers. Apple is trying to drag the entire category into the mainstream with what it calls "the most advanced timepiece ever created."

By 10 March 2015

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Apple Watch arrives in April as 'most advanced timepiece ever created'

Apple is making an ambitious foray into high-end jewelry that wires bodies and our health to the Web. The device's price will range from $350 for the lowest-end model to $550 for the middle-tier steel model and at least $10,000 for the gold high-end model.

By 10 March 2015

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High-end Apple Watch to start at $5,000 -- analyst

The most expensive version could snag around 10,000 in unit sales this year and account for less than 1 percent of all Apple Watch sales, analyst Gene Munster says.

By 4 March 2015

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MediaTek seeds new investment arm with $300M war chest

The chipmaker plans to use MediaTek Ventures to build up an ecosystem of startups around its products and services.

By 2 March 2015

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Is LG's WebOS-based wearable software more than a wacky experiment?

The LG Watch Urbane LTE represents a bold move by the company to stand out with a different wearable. But even LG isn't sure if this is a one-off product or a long-term strategy.

By 1 March 2015

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Qualcomm to jazz up modem chips with new name

The smartphone-chip maker is introducing new classes for its radio chips to let customers more clearly know the upload and download speeds of their phones.

By 18 February 2015

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Meet MediaTek, the brains powering your next budget smartphone

The Taiwanese company, which supplies mobile chips in Asia, is gearing up for an expansion into the US. That could mean more affordable smartphone options.

By 24 January 2015

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Next HTC smartphone could be mid-range Desire 620

Recently discovered details indicate HTC could soon debut its next entrant in the Desire line.

By 2 December 2014

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With new graphics chips, ARM grabs at cheaper phones, tablets

Emerging markets are seeing huge growth in mid- and lower-tier smartphones. ARM seeks to catch some of that trend with its new line of Mali graphics-chip designs.

By 28 October 2014