Automotive Camera Sensors Market to Boom: Parking Sensors to Dominate

Introduction Growing customer preferences for in-vehicle comfort and ease of driving is leading to digitalization of passenger cars. Features such as…

Unpacked 2018 – Building an Ecosystem and Launching the Note 9

Counterpoint Research once again attended the Samsung Unpacked event in New York City. With 3,000 media and Samsung partner attendees, the event…

LPWANs Will Co-Exist, No War Brewing Between Cellular and Non-Cellular

Our connectivity needs are expanding in all directions. While we’re moving aggressively with 5G connectivity to address the need of ultra-low latency…

Meet Counterpoint at IFA Berlin, 2018

We will be attending IFA Berlin from August 29 - August 31 Our Research Director Peter Richardson will be attending IFA Berlin, 2018. You can…

Samsung Electronics : Q2 2018 : Tale of Two Business Units :: Semiconductor the Star

We mentioned in the previous post (here) how Samsung is transforming into semiconductor and systems company. Now we have more evidence that the…

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Azure Sphere: Drives Implementation of Azure IoT Edge Solution at Scale

By 2020, IoT connected devices are estimated to grow to 30 Billion units worldwide. With the increase in the number of connected devices, an estimate…

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OnePlus Surpasses Samsung and Apple To Lead the Growing Indian Premium Segment During Q2 2018.

As per Counterpoint Research’s latest analysis on the important Indian smartphone market (see here), the premium smartphone segment (>INR 30,000)…

Qualcomm Begins Sampling mmWave Modules with Customers

Qualcomm announced today that the company is sampling mmWave modules to OEM’s who will embed the technology into 5G mobile handset devices. This is a…

Mobile Gaming Phones, a Brief History and Lessons Learned

Ever since the classic game Snake graced the first Nokia device in 1998, there has been interest by the mobile phone market to push the boundaries of…

E-Bikes are core segment in growing Low-Speed Electric Vehicles market

With the Tour de France in full swing, it's possible to marvel at the power and endurance of professional riders. For normal humans, the ability to…

INFOGRAPHIC: Q1-2018 | MOBILE MARKET MONITOR

Our Q1-2018 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one Infographic in each quarter to summarize the handset and smartphone market…

Infographic: Q1-2018 | Top Selling Models in Asia

Our Q1-2018 Asia Top Selling Models report has been published. Some quick observations from this edition:  iPhone series captures 4 out of top 5…

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Cellular Connected Drones Will be the ‘iPhone Moment’ for Drone Industry

More than 10% of Drones will support eSIMs and advanced cellular connectivity by 2022 The drone market is expanding due to rise in the number of…

Apple Regains the Global Best Selling Smartphone Spot with the iPhone 8

According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Pulse, Apple regained the top spot in the global best selling smartphone list with the…

Apple’s Audacious Bet to Build its Own Maps. Too Little Too Late?

Since the Apple Maps fiasco at the launch of iOS6 and a public apology by Tim Cook in 2012, which led to exit of Richard Williamson who used to be…

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Pain Ahead for Chinese Tech Companies

The growing trade conflict being driven by the US may yet snare more Chinese companies. The US government is investigating any and all means to…

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Uber and DiDi are Working on a Long-Term Vision of Human Mobility

Ride-hailing firms are moving towards attaining the ‘holy grail’ of mobility. This is the reason why ride-hailing firms are also investing heavily…

Webinar on IoT

Webinar: Internet of Things with NB IoT

Watch the webinar featuring our analysts Hanish Bhatia and Satyajit Sinha discussing NB-IoT and its applications.