Our Q2-2015 Market Monitor report has been published. We update one infographic in each quarter to summarize handset and smartphone market activities in a single page.The report tracks now more than 75 top vendor shipments every quarter across regions and countries which contribute to almost 90% of the total global smartphone volumes and much more at country level. The global mobile phone industry shipments grew 5% YoY. Middle East Africa was the fastest growing region up grew 7 times faster than global.

  • One of every five mobile phone shipped globally is a Samsung.
  • Huawei became the world’s third largest handset surpassing Microsoft.
  • Asus shipments grew 5X from a year ago to become fastest growing brand , followed by Vivo’s total shipments grew 4X compared to a year ago
  • Every 3 out of 4 mobile phone shipped on planet is a smartphone.
  • Excluding Samsung, Apple now generates more smartphone revenues than the all other players combined
  • One in two smartphones shipped globally now is LTE capable.
  • US and China together contributed to two-thirds of the LTE smartphone market
  • LTE Smartphone shipments grew 4X in china and 12x in India annually
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About Author

Pavel Naiya is an Analyst with Counterpoint Technology Market Research, has close to 6 years of post-qualification work experience in the area of market research. He has worked with multi lateral agencies like UNICEF, The World Bank, as well as top MNCs across globe for conducting large scale data driven research and consulting projects. Pavel holds a Master in Business Administration, specializing in Marketing and Market Research from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, NOIDA.