Market Pulse || July 2016 Edition

Market Pulse || July 2016 Edition

Today we published the July edition of our popular Market Pulse report. This edition covers the market for June 2016. The key takeaways in this edition of Market Pulse are as follows: Overall handset demand remained tepid in June. Economic concerns remain a burden on...
Apple’s 2015 Performance In Five Charts

Apple’s 2015 Performance In Five Charts

Apple had a phenomenal 2015 as it clocked US$235 Billion in revenues up from US$200 Billion in 2014. Apple’s cash on hand has also grown from US$178 Billion to US$216 Billion in just four quarters. We analyze Apple’s performance for the full year in five...
Apple wins dual crowns in September – China and US

Apple wins dual crowns in September – China and US

According to Counterpoint Research’s Monthly Market Pulse report, Apple took the number one spot in September in both China and the US, the world’s largest and most important smartphone markets. The latest iPhones, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, were an instant hit in these...
Pride comes before a Bend

Pride comes before a Bend

Bendgate is one of a number of issues that has struck Apple in the last few weeks. The apparent fragility of iPhone 6+ is coming on top of the hacking of iCloud and the problems with iOS 8 updates that are causing headaches for many users. While iCloud security will...