PC World is reporting that BenQ is giving up the Mobile business, having failed to even sell off the company to another buyer. Instead it's all going to be split up and sold piecemeal. BenQ did try to get some attention at the 3GSM Conference earlier this month, showing off their E72 - but it was all for naught. So long, BenQ, we here in the US hardly knew ya.

"I now see no realistic chance to sell the entire company in one piece and enable a new start," Martin Prager said in an e-mailed statement. "We have to acknowledge that the market has decided against BenQ Mobile."

Read: PC World - BenQ Mobile to be Split Up and Sold