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Market Pulse || Nov 2016 Edition-Analysis of October Sales

Today we published our analysis of the mobile device sales during the month of October 2016. We also review the Singles’ Day event. Our key takeaways are as follows: October was a month of contrasts. The iPhone 7 ramped up sales while Samsung ramped down the ill-fated...

OPPO’s 2016 Autumn Flagship Models: R9S and R9S Plus

Counterpoint attended OPPO’s autumn flagship model press conference in Shanghai on October 19th. The two models launched are OPPO R9s and R9s Plus, a successor of its hit model OPPO R9 and R9 Plus. The two models are very similar in terms of design, but OPPO has made...

Trump wins the US presidential election – what does it mean?

At the culmination of one of the most bitterly and divisive election campaigns ever seen in the United States, Donald J Trump has confounded sceptics, political pundits and pollsters by winning nomination to the White House, and arguably, the most powerful job in the...

With Dual Cameras, Mobile Devices Getting Closer To Human Eyes

In September, Apple unveiled its new iPhone as usual.  Once again this year it was hard for Apple to keep most of the changes under wraps.  As expected, the key upgrades included removal of the headphone jack, expanded internal memory options, adding water resistance,...

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