Unit to develop and produce mobile phone company ASUSTeK Computer this year showed lower results than expected. According to industry sources, the Taiwanese manufacturer originally planned in 2008 to release 13-15 models smartphones, but actually he was able to run on the market only seven.
The following year, ASUS intends to catch up. In its plans is the production of a dozen new smartphones, which most will be different support networks and 3G-touch user interface.
The main competitor ASUS smartphones on the market called the company HTC. The first is RD department in the number of 700-800 people, while engineering and research personnel HTC is about 2200 people. It is projected that total shipments of smartphones HTC this year 12-13 million units, and ASUS to ship only 300-400 thousand devices. The gap between them is very solid.