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Weekly Update: Global Coronavirus Impact and Implications

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Weekly Update: COVID-19 Impact On Global Automotive Industry

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One in Two Smartphones Sold in Canada During Q2 2020 Was an Apple iPhone

Los Angeles, Boston, Toronto, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul – August 10, 2020 Smartphone sales in Canada declined 36%…

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Vivo X50 Pro: A Camera Disguised as a Smartphone

The Vivo X50 Pro comes with a unique camera gimbal stabilization mechanism. Under the hood is a Snapdragon 765G 5G SoC with 8GB RAM and 256GB…

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Set to Hit the Right Note With Fans

Samsung did a very admirable ‘Galaxy Unpacked 2020’ virtual event to unveil two new Note 20 smartphones, the foldable Galaxy Z Fold 2, two Galaxy Tab…

The John Stankey Era Begins at AT&T

The John Stankey era has begun at AT&T. Stankey, an AT&T veteran, takes the helm from Randall Stephenson who led AT&T the past 13 years.…

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Podcast: Future of Mobility After COVID-19

The world around us has changed since the COVID-19 outbreak that started in early 2020. Lockdowns have been imposed in several countries, social…

Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

5G FWA will account for almost 90% of FWA connections by 2030 Europe will be the top region in terms of 5G FWA subscriptions San Diego, Buenos…

Counterpoint Research-37% Cut Down their Budget for Next Smartphone in Germany

More than a third of Germans to spend less on next smartphone: Survey

34% of respondents will wait longer than usual for their next smartphone purchase 42% of prospective iPhone buyers have postponed their next purchase…

Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

Report: Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

Overview: Fixed wireless access (FWA) is emerging as one of the leading use cases for 5G NR architecture and is rapidly gaining momentum as a…

OnePlus Regains Top Position in India Premium Smartphone Segment in Q2 2020

India's smartphone shipments in the premium segment (>₹30,000 or roughly >$400) declined 32% YoY in Q2 2020 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. A…

Huawei Surpassed Samsung to Become Number One in Global Smartphone Shipments in Q2 2020

Huawei’s 11% YoY growth in China helped it surpass Samsung to lead the Global Smartphone Market The global smartphone market declined the fastest…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10+: Slick, Buttery Smooth & Still Feels New Even After a Year – Welcome to the New Samsung!

Samsung is all set to launch the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphones, along with a smartwatch and TWS earphones on August 5. There is…

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Podcast: India Smartphone Shipments Getting Over Pandemic Pain

The Q2 2020 was probably one of the worst quarters for smartphone makers in years. As the COVID-19 outbreak started, the Indian government imposed a…

Qualcomm Inks Long-Term IP Licensing Deal with Huawei as 5G Adoption in China Skyrockets

Qualcomm reported a very solid June quarter despite the stranglehold COVID-19 had on much of the world during the period. Two key items came out of…

COVID-19 Caused European Smartphone Market to Decline 24% YoY for Q2 2020

COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact the European smartphone market as sales contracted 24% YoY and 22% QoQ for Q2 2020. Chinese players held 35%…

5G MEC Ecosystem: Stakeholders Partner in Mad Rush to the Edge

5G Multi Access Edge Computing or 5G MEC has generated a significant amount of hype in recent years promising to deliver low latency and improved…

India Smartphone Market Share Q2 2020

Pent-Up Smartphone Demand after April, May Lockdown Pushes the June 2020 Volumes to Pre-COVID Levels & the Smartphone User Base in India Beyond the Half a Billion Mark

However smartphone market declined 51% YoY in Q2 2020 as April was a washout. Xiaomi led the Indian Smartphone Market with a 29% shipment share.…