US Consumers Expecting to Pay More for 5G Smartphones; Excited for Rollout of 5G

Over 80% of consumers have a very positive opinion about 5G; Faster download speeds are the expected key benefit Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi,…

eSim device

Gemalto, G+D and Truphone Lead the eSIM Management Landscape

ARM, Cubic Telecom, Telna, and GigSky are poised to challenge the status quo in the future. Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos…

Key Takeaways from the 2019 Latin American Telecommunications Congress

The 2019 edition of the Congresso Latinoamericano de Telecomunicaciones (CLT), the annual Latin American forum on public policy for information and…

market

Low Cost Handset Market Overview, Capabilities and Cost Drivers

Overview Mobile phones have become the centre stage for digital and financial inclusion. But still, 33% of the global population are not yet…

Key Takeaways of China’s 5G Development from MWC Asia 2019

With China issuing 5G licenses to telecom and broadcast companies just days before MWC Asia 2019, it was no surprise that the big theme at Shanghai…

US 5G Smartphone Sales Extend Cross-Country in the First Month of Sales

Verizon’s 5G smartphone sales are dispersed all over the US, showing that consumer demand goes beyond the cities with 5G coverage. San Diego, Buenos…

LATAM Mobile Devices Sales Channel Analysis: The Rise of the Open Channel

Overview: The LATAM mobile devices market’s sales channel landscape has been going through significant changes in the last few years. From being an…

Rise of the Open Channel in LATAM

The sales channel landscape for the LATAM mobile devices market has been going through significant changes in the last few years. Just two years ago,…

Gemalto, G+D and ST Micro Lead the eSIM Enablement Landscape

RedteaMobile, Telna, growing fast with software-based eSIM whereas, ARM, Truphone, GigSky and Qualcomm are the dark horses with their integrated SIM…

Mainstream Interface of Mobile Memory Is Transforming to Meet The Demand For New Applications

Consumers’ expectation for better performance will continue to drive up the demand for high-speed and high-bandwidth memory in smartphones in the…

Smartphone

Online Channel Share in the Chinese Smartphone Market Declines in Q1 2019

JD.com and Tmall.com accounted for 70% of the online smartphone marketplace, but their market shares declined slightly    New Delhi, Hong Kong,…

Transsion Led the Kenya Smartphone Market in Q1 2019

Tecno captured top position due to its affordable offerings, faster refresh rate, and focus on local needs. 7 of the top 10 best-selling models are…

AWS Summit Mumbai

AWS Summit 2019: A Comprehensive AWS Services Portfolio

Overview: Since 2010, AWS has been growing its infrastructure in the APAC region. AWS Asia Pacific (Jakarta) Region, will be the ninth region,…

PTC LiveWorx 2019 : AR & IoT Adoption Reaching a Tipping Point in Industrial Vertical

Counterpoint Analysts participated in the 2019 edition of LiveWorx in Boston last month conceptualized and hosted by PTC. PTC is one of the top three…

OPPO’s Smartphone Performance in India: An In-Depth Analysis of Their Marketing Strategies and Implications

Objective: This report analyzes OPPO India’s performance with respect to competition. This report provides an overview of OPPO India Shipments and…

5G UK coverage

Vodafone Launches 5G in UK with Unlimited data plans

The Launch Having lost out to BT-owned EE, the first network to offer 5G services in the UK, Vodafone launched its 5G services offering on 3rd July…

T-Mobile

Operators and Refurbished Smartphones: Best Practices

Overview: The global refurbished smartphone market will grow to 140 million devices in 2019. It is important for global carriers to leverage this…

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…