• The demand for more customizable smartphones is growing significantly, study says

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    In an industry where smartphone manufacturers are finding it increasingly difficult to differentiate their products from the competition's, a new report claims the demand from consumers for more customizable products shows no sign of slowing down any time soon and may lead to drastic changes in the way companies operate.
    Looking at the trend in detail, it appears manufacturers may eventually be forced to move away from the process of high-volume manufacturing, switching this out for lower numbers that allow for products to be easily modified according to consumer needs. All of this is...
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  • Smartphone Users Demand More Customization: Study

    Smartphone Users Demand More Customization: Study

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    A shift in consumer demand for more customizable options may lead to drastic changes in the business models followed by smartphone and electronics OEMs, according to some industry experts. In fact, the trend could ultimately move the manufacturing process away from high-volume throughput and toward shorter lifecycles, with rapidly changing processes designed toward highly customized experiences. Protolabs' President and Chief Executive Officer Vicki Holt says that research conducted by her company has shown that as many as 86-percent of buyers find that prospect appealing. 62-percent would...
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