5G Race is On: Intel 5G Modem Based Devices and iPhones Coming in 2020

Intel yesterday finally unveiled its latest 5G modem solution which will help it to stay relevant in the 5G race. Intel aims to power a plethora of…

Meet Counterpoint at App Valley Mumbai, 2018

We will be attending App Valley on November 27 Our Associate Director, Tarun Pathak, will be delivering a keynote speech at App Valley Mumbai, 2018.…

Meet Counterpoint at C-Touch and Display Shenzhen 2018

To demonstrate the latest technological development in the smartphone industry and lead the future integration of key technologies with innovative…

HONOR Playing With Magic

Despite the slowdown in the China smartphone market, Huawei’s dual-brand HONOR has been performing well. After the release of a series of new models…

Key Themes of Day One of the Samsung Developers Conference

  Samsung kicked off its developers conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Keynotes were delivered by Samsung’s President and CEO…

Rappi, and the Untapped Tech Investment Opportunity in LATAM

Latin America (LATAM) technology investment offers a unique opening to those that seek opportunities as it is fairly mature technologically but still…

Fitbit Smartwatch Shipments Grew 348% YoY in Q3 2018

Global smartwatch Grew 53% YoY, Apple continues to dominate the smartwatch market with 30% share, Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London,…

Indian Public Transport Vehicles To Be Safer Through Mandated Connected Technology

In what is certainly a clear, definitive and integrated application of vehicular connected technology in the country, the Indian Government has…

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Smartphones to Show -1% Growth in 2018

The smartphone market will experience an annual decline for the first time in history Seoul, London, San Diego, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Buenos Aires –…

Oppo, Xiaomi and Vivo Reached Their Highest Ever Shipments in a Single Quarter, Despite a Global Slowdown

iPhone helps Apple to record 3rd quarter revenue even as shipments remain flat YoY Huawei  holds on to 2nd position for the second consecutive…

5 Lessons from Today’s Apple Q3 2018 Earnings Call

Apple just completed its Q3 2018 earnings call. Here are my five key thoughts on the quarter:Even Apple isn’t immune to the growing trend of longer…

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…

Q3 2018: The Chinese Smartphone Market Continues to Decline, Driving Market Consolidation

Huawei (including Honor) was the fastest growing brand and No. 1 in China, and OPPO and vivo’s rankings are neck and neck, with a combined market…

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India’s Smartphone Shipments Reached an All-Time High During Q3 2018

Smartphone market grew 24% QoQ and 5% YoY driven by strong shipments ahead of the festive season. Four of the top five brands (Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo…

Cloud Computing AI

IBM’s RedHat Acquisition – Complements & Completes IBM’s Cloud Offerings

IBM, one of the world's leading integrated technology and services company focusing on enterprises agreed to acquire Red Hat Inc for about US$34…

Growing Opportunities for New Handset OEMs and White Label Vendors in the US Market

For the first time in many years, the US market is looking for new handset OEM vendors. This is in stark contrast to many years of carriers actively…

Government Support: A Key Factor Responsible for Thriving China Electric Bus Market

Market Overview The Chinese electric bus market has seen significant growth, growing from just 4,100 units to 105,000 units during the period from…

Growth of Refurbished Smartphones in Emerging Markets

According to Counterpoint’s refurbished handset tracker, the global refurb market is growing faster than that of new smartphones market, as consumers…