Xiaomi talks partnership deal with Samsung - report

Thursday 14 July 2016 | 11:09 CET | News
Xiaomi's chairman has paid a 2-day visit to South Korea to discuss business cooperation with Samsung Electronics, Yonhap news agency reports, citing unnamed industry sources. Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has met with Samsung senior officials to talk cooperation in the memory chip sector, the same sources said. According to the same sources, Xiaomi is seeking to enter the high-end smartphone markets, possibly in cooperation with Samsung. The sources also said that Lei would meet with officials from Samsung Display and ask the company to supply OLED panels for smartphones.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung / Xiaomi
Countries: China / Korea, Republic of
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