Connected Car Sales Overtake Non-connected Cars in Q2 2022

The US overtook China in Q2 2022 to lead the global connected car market. The top five groups – Volkswagen, Toyota, GM, Stellantis and Hyundai –…

Infographic: Global Foundry Revenue Share | Q2 2022

Foundry Revenue Share by Vendors TSMC gained 200 bps in terms of market share in Q2 2022, driven by leading technology nodes for iPhone AP and…

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Global Smartphone CIS Shipments Dropped to 2.4 Billion Units in H1 2022

Global smartphone CMOS image sensor (CIS) shipments in H1 2022 fell 14% YoY to about 2.4 billion units, according to the latest Counterpoint…

Global Handset Market Operating Profits Grow 6% YoY in Q2 2022 Despite Declining Revenues

Global handset revenues declined 2% YoY and 15% QoQ to $95.8 billion in Q2 2022. Global handset operating profits grew 6% YoY to $13.1 billion in Q2…

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BoM Analysis: JioPhone Next Costs $58 to Make, Lays Robust Foundation for 5G Shift

The JioPhone Next is one of the cheapest 4G smartphones available in the market. The device will help Jio shift hundreds of millions of 2G and 3G…

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In Automotive Connectivity, Rolling Wireless Tops Module Market, Qualcomm Dominates Chipset Market in H1 2022

Qualcomm dominates automotive connectivity chipset market with more than 80% share Rolling Wireless leads the automotive connectivity module market,…

India Robot Vacuum Cleaner Shipments Grow 24% YoY in H1 2022; Xiaomi Captures Top Spot

India robot vacuum cleaner shipments grow 24% YoY in H1 2022. Xiaomi led the market with a 30% share and 45% YoY growth driven by its Mop-P model.…

Future of 5G in Russia Remains Uncertain

Future of 5G in Russia Remains Uncertain

5G in Russia is looking like a distant dream, as major network vendors Ericsson and Nokia have decided to suspend their operations in Russia, while…

Garmin Epix Gen 2 Smartwatch Review: Pretty, Costly

Garmin is a relatively niche player in the global smartwatch market, but it is by far the biggest producer of athletic watches. Its direct…

High-end Smartphones in Colombia Q2 2022 Overview

High-end Smartphones in Colombia: Q2 2022 Overview

Colombia is not a target market for flagship and premium smartphones considering its characteristics. The wholesale price segment of >$500 (or…

Infographic: Global Smartphone AP Market Share | Q2 2022

Global Smartphone AP Market Share by Shipments MediaTek dominated the smartphone SoC market with a share of 39%. MediaTek leads the low-mid tier…

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IFA 2022 Focuses on Enhanced User Experience in Consumer IoT Products

This year’s edition of Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA), Europe’s biggest consumer electronics show, showcased some interesting product…

Global Cellular IoT Module Shipments Grew 20% YoY in Q2 2022

After declining in Q1 2022, the global cellular IoT module market recovered in Q2 2022 despite macroeconomic headwinds and lockdowns in China, the…

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iPhone 14 Pro, Pro Max Lead US Sales in Latest Apple Launch Day

Apple announced the new iPhone 14 series on September 9, five days before last year’s iPhone 13 announcement. Apple and carrier stores across the…

‘Made in India’ Smartphone Shipments Grew 16% YoY in Q2 2022; Domestic Manufacturing Push in Wearables Continues to Grow

OPPO led the ‘Made in India’ smartphone shipments with a 24% share, followed by Samsung. Lava led the ‘Made in India’ feature phone shipments with a…

iPhone Mini: Can it be the new SE?

When Apple launched the iPhone SE first generation in 2016, in the “Let us loop you in” event, Apple executive Greg Joswiak stated “Apple has sold…

China Electric Vehicle Market Counterpoint

China Q2 EV Sales Almost Doubled YoY, Despite a Weak Quarter

BYD led China’s EV market, followed by Wuling, Tesla, Chery and GAC Group. Top 10 EV models in China accounted for more than 44% of the country’s…

Counterpoint Quarterly Reports: Q3 2022

Counterpoint Automotive Quarterly, Global Edition Q3 2022 Published Date: 21st September 2022 Number of Pages: 41 Table of…