Global Smartphone Market Grew 6% YoY in Q2 2024; Highest YoY Growth in Last 3 Years


Global smartphone sell-through volumes grew 6% YoY in Q2 2024 to record the highest YoY growth in last three years, according to preliminary numbers from Counterpoint Research’s Smartphone 360 Monthly Tracker.

Read more insights in our latest research note.

China’s smartphone sales grew 6.8% YoY during Week 21 to Week 24 of 2024, the period corresponding to the 618 shopping festival, according to Counterpoint’s China Smartphone Weekly Model Sales Tracker.

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Global foldable shipments surged 50% YoY to 3.09 million units, driven by Chinese OEMs. Our forecast for 2024 predicts shipments will exceed 21 million units.

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Global Smartwatch Quarterly Model Tracker, Q1 2024

Smartwatch Market Sees 2% YoY Decline Amid High Inventory Levels; Notable Growth from Xiaomi, Huawei, and Garmin, with China Leading HLOS Segment Expansion

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Global Smartphone Shipments Share

Samsung overtakes Apple as top smartphone player with 20% market share; Apple sees 13% YoY decline in shipments but record high ASP.

Access quarterly data on global smartphone shipments and market share from Q1 2018.

Refurbished Smartphones and Circular Economy

What’s driving record refurbished smartphone sales? And how does it tie in with the overall circular economy? Get in touch if you’d like to read our latest client briefs.

User Needs and Wants For Their Next Device

Is the processor a key factor in buyer decision making? What are the must-have features? How much are people willing to spend?

Our consumer research uncovers buyer intention and behaviour across global markets.

EV Model Sales Tracker

In-depth analysis of Battery Electric and Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle sales by brand and model from Q1 2018 to Q1 2024. 

This report helps you understand regional trends, brand dynamics, and EV penetration scross 23 regions.

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Generative AI will quickly become ubiquitous across premium flagships.

We help you understand everything from hardware requirements, hybrid models, business models and market size potential of what is already the next big thing.

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