Consumers Willing to Spend 20% More on 5G Smartphones

Samsung, LG, OnePlus, Oppo, Xiaomi along with many other smartphone players released their first 5G smartphone during 2019. Apple expects to launch…

Apple is the Most Preferred True Wireless Hearable Brand for Future Purchase in the US

Greater democratization of wireless technology and reduction in prices will help wireless hearables become mainstream in the next two-three years.…

Three out of Four Visitors Get Their Smartphone Repaired in a Day

Counterpoint carries out a study on after-sales service across six key Indian cities Findings reveal OPPO is the fastest in after-sales delivery…

Playing in the Clouds

Cloud gaming is getting a lot of attention. While many companies have been quietly pursuing this concept for years now, like OTOY Inc., recent…

UK Consumers Cool on Huawei

The US government has been discussing its concerns over Huawei as a potential security threat for many months. It has also been urging other…

Majority of Potential Premium Smartphone Buyers in India Planning a Replacement in next 12 Months

Dust and water resistance are the most sought after features in premium smartphones Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San…

France: A Battleground for Premium Flagship Smartphones

Being a mature smartphone market, the average selling price (ASP) in France is already high. Apple and Samsung so far dominate the market. However,…

Samsung is the Most Preferred Brand for Next Purchase in the UK

The UK is a mature smartphone market driven by operator channels. Apple and Samsung dominate the best-selling list. Competition is intensifying with…

Shared Mobility Survey Reveals an Emerging Disruption in India

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego March 25th, 2019 Two out of three frequent users of shared mobility services…

Financing Services to Boost Smartphone Adoption in Emerging Markets

Global smartphone shipments have reached around 1.5 Bn units in a calendar year, however, it is expected to show negative growth for the first time…

Alexa – Lets Chat: The Tale of Ecosystem Expansion

Amazon recently launched an array of Alexa enabled devices which included a refresh of the old device portfolio as well as the introduction of new…

The Advent of Foldable Displays: Is Smartphone Ecosystem Ready?

Samsung and Royole have announced foldable OLED displays. Other manufacturers including, LG, Sharp and BOE are also readying foldable displays for…

Understanding Ford’s GoBike User Dynamic

Increasing urbanization and road congestion are pushing commuters toward alternative modes of transportation for short and medium distance journeys.…

Apple Watch Leads Customer Preferences in The USA

More than two out of five people chose Apple as the most preferred smartwatch brand for their next purchase in the USA followed by Samsung and…

Apple Regains the Global Best Selling Smartphone Spot with the iPhone 8

According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Pulse, Apple regained the top spot in the global best selling smartphone list with the…

Four in five top-selling smartphones came from Apple in February 2018

According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Pulse March Edition which analyzed the sales in February 2018, Apple dominated the…

One In Three Smartphones Sold In 2018 Will Have An 18:9 Aspect Ratio

Consumption of visual content has exponentially grown in the last few years, especially after the increase in mobile penetration and broadband speed.…

Nokia – Regaining the Crown? – A Detailed Brand Comeback Analysis

Nokia has a rich history of creating high-quality phones which were in sync with the needs of customers at that time. However, the iconic brand…