Tuesday, October 1, 2013
SoftBank Announces Seasonal Phone Lineup
TOKYO (Nikkei)--SoftBank Corp. (9984) trotted out its new smartphone offerings for the winter-spring season on Monday.
The lineup comprises four models, all compatible with its two high-speed network standards. NTT DoCoMo Inc.'s (9437) adoption of Apple Inc.'s iPhone is expected to intensify the competition, but SoftBank Chief Executive Officer Masayoshi Son remains confident.
"We won't be outdone in ease of connection," he says.
(The Nikkei, Oct. 1 morning edition)