North Korea’s announcement that it is mass producing a home-grown smartphone has been met with skepticism within the tech trade.
The North’s state media closing week confirmed leader Kim Jong Un inspecting “Airing” telephones at a Pyongyang manufacturing unit.
Know-how author Martin Williams says the telephone is most certainly manufactured in China.
North Korea has promoted the advance of science and expertise as a means to give a boost to its moribund economic system. It says it developed a tablet laptop ultimate year.
South Korean pc consultants say North Korea is robust sufficient in software expertise to have launched cyber-attacks that disrupted banking and got internet sites in South Korea.
North Korea has cellphones and an Intranet however they’re walled off from international networks.