Thales, G+D Continue to Lead Global eSIM Management Landscape

While Truphone, IDEMIA, Workz, Valid and Eastcompeace have emerged as specialists, players such as Oasis, Kigen and Ericsson are in position to…

TWS Drives 2020 Wearables Growth; Smartwatches to Add Momentum From 2021

TWS Drives 2020 Wearables Growth; Smartwatches to Add Momentum From 2021

San Diego, Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires January 14, 2020 TWS (true wireless stereo) hearables and…

Samsung Galaxy S21 Facing Challenges Ahead of Intensifying Competition and Uncertain 2021

San Diego, Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires January 7, 2020 Expectations are high that Samsung Electronics will…

MediaTek Becomes Biggest Smartphone Chipset Vendor for First Time in Q3 2020

MediaTek Becomes Biggest Smartphone Chipset Vendor for First Time in Q3 2020

More than 100 million smartphones were sold globally with MediaTek chipsets in Q3 2020. Qualcomm led the market for 5G chipsets in Q3 2020. New…

Apple’s October – November iPhone Sales Signal Record Quarter and 2021

Apple’s October – November iPhone Sales Signal Record Quarter and 2021

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego December 23, 2020 Apple is likely to break previous iPhone sales records during…

Tie-up With Carl Zeiss a Big Gain for vivo’s Camera Capabilities

Beijing, Hong Kong, New Delhi, London, Seoul, Buenos Aires, San Diego – December 23, 2020 On December 17, vivo announced that it had entered a…

5G Connected Cars to Grab 40% of China Market by 2025

5G Connected Cars to Grab 40% of China Market by 2025

Beijing, Hong Kong, New Delhi, London, Seoul, Buenos Aires, San Diego – December 18, 2020 5G connected car sales volume in China will jump to 7.1…

Thales, G+D, ST Micro Lead eSIM Enablement Landscape

While Idemia, Valid and Truphone are fast-emerging enablers with growing reach, Workz and software-based eSIM providers Kigen and Oasis are this…

Apple, Huawei, Samsung Lead Global Smartwatch Shipments in Q3 2020

Shipments increased 6% in Q3 2020 compared to the same period last year. The top five brands contributed more than 66% of the total shipments in Q3…

Customers in India Spend Average INR 2,400 ($32) on Servicing of Out-of-Warranty Smartphones

 New Delhi, San Diego, Buenos Aires, London, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul – December 1, 2020 Customer service has become a key factor in finalizing a…

Samsung Surpasses Huawei to Lead Russia Smartphone Market in Q3 2020

The share of online smartphone sales reached 34% during Q3 2020, breaking the previous quarter’s record. Huawei led online channel sales with 27.8%…

India TWS Market, Q3 2020

India TWS Shipments Grow 723% YoY in Q3 2020, Led by boAt, Xiaomi, realme

The top three brands contributed almost half of the total shipments in Q3 2020. boAt emerged as the leading brand with 18% market share while Xiaomi…

5G Picks up Pace in Canada in Q3; Smartphone Installed Base Crosses Half Million in Oct

Toronto, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul – November 24, 2020 Smartphone sales in Canada inclined 13% YoY in…

Connected Car Shipments for Europe Hit the Expressway

Connected Car Shipments for Europe Hit the Expressway

In Q2 2020, 4 out of 5 connected cars were using 4G LTE connectivity in Europe. 69 million new connected cars will be added in Europe during…

Young Brand realme Grew 132% QoQ in Q3 2020, Becoming World’s Fastest Brand to Hit 50 Million Shipments Since Inception

Global smartphone shipments in Q3 2020 grew by 32% Quarter-on-Quarter (QoQ), but declined by 4% year-over-year (YoY) to around 380 million units,…

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Apple Maintains Top OEM Position in Q3 2020 Despite Delayed iPhone 12 Launch in USA

Apple leads in US sell-in market share with 39%, Samsung follows with 30%, while LG trails at 13% Apple has been the US smartphone market leader…

Couterpoint: Global connected car market automaker market share

Three-Quarters of All New Cars to be Connected in Five Years

Half of all cars shipped in 2020 will be connected. US and China together accounted for two-thirds of all connected car shipments in Q2 2020.…

USA Q3 2020 Smartphone Market

US Smartphone Market on Road to Recovery with 31% QoQ Growth in Q3 2020

More than 20% of all smartphone sales are now coming from online orders. Apple and Samsung register YoY growth in an otherwise declining market. The…