Japanese mobile carriers start taking preorders for the iPhone 12

Business Oct 17, 2020

Japanese mobile carriers start taking preorders for the iPhone 12

The nation's three major mobile phone carriers on Friday started taking preorders for Apple Inc.'s first 5G-enabled iPhones ahead of their Oct. 23 release. "The era of 5G has come," KDDI Corp. President Makoto Takahashi told a news conference, referring to the ultrafast wireless network. KDDI ...

Sony expects fiscal 2020 net profit to fall 12.4% over pandemic

Business Aug 4, 2020

Sony expects fiscal 2020 net profit to fall 12.4% over pandemic

Sony Corp. said Tuesday its fiscal 2020 net profit is expected to fall 12.4 percent from a year earlier to ¥510 billion ($4.8 billion), as the coronavirus pandemic has hit its image sensor and movie businesses. Sony, which released its earnings projections for the business ...