Reliance Jio’s Race Towards 100 Mn LTE Subs Elite Club

Reliance Jio has been grabbing headlines ever since it started the commercial trial of its services in December 2015. After months of waiting it…

iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 underwhelm, but still hit the mark

The yawning, eye-rolling and laughs of derision were understandable. The iPhone 7 launch was classic Apple; making a virtue out of features and…

iPhones & The Crown

At Counterpoint, we track the devices and technologies which are increasingly central to our lives - case in point - smartphones which also happen to…

Changing Trends in Camera & Display Resolutions in Smartphones

Tracking key component trends has become very important for every stakeholder in the smartphone value chain right from OEM product management folks…

Counterpoint’s view of ZTE’s 2016 Smartphone Strategy

According to Counterpoint data, for the first half of 2016, ZTE’s smartphone shipment ranks number 7 globally. Looking at Q2 alone, ZTE’s shipment…

Infographic: Q2-2016|Mobile Market Monitor

Our Q2-2016 Market Monitor report has been published. We update one Infographic in each quarter to summarize handset and smartphone market activities…

ZTE’s High-Spec Flagship Focuses on Advanced Camera, Audio & AI Voice Control

ZTE is world's sixth largest smartphone brand and was one of the very few brands which introduced a dual camera sporting stunning high-end…

Counterpoint:2016年度ZTE高端力作“中兴天机7”测评

说起ZTE的高端手机,对于资深玩家应该听说过ZTE去年发布的带有双摄像头的高端中兴天机系列。在当时,作为全球少有的能提供双摄像头的方案的智能手机厂商。ZTE确实做了一次科技领先者。…

Intel Foundry Embraces ARM To Take On TSMC & Samsung

Intel made an important strategic move clearing its blurry vision to succeed in mobile space by inevitably supporting and partnering with its…

Wearables TechCon 2016: The Key Takeaways

We attended the WearablesTechCon 2016 convention in San Jose.  The event was enlightening because of the diverse background of attendees including HW…

Samsung Goes after Enterprise with Note 7 Launch

Samsung takes pride in creating the ‘phablet’ space over five years ago.  According to our Model Sales Tracker, since 2014 alone, Samsung has sold…

Tesla’s much needed master plan trois…

Tesla Motors is the first company to bring around a disruption in the automotive industry since Ford started mass production of the Model T in the…

OnePlus 3 = Four Features That Makes It a Flagship Challenger

In this ever commoditizing and crowding smartphone market on an average 145 new brands entered each year over the last 2 years. However, on an…

HERE WeGo Adds New Dimension To HERE’s Maps Platform To Win In the Urban Mobility Era

Urbanization is one of the world's most significant mega-trends. It sits alongside the trend of increased personal mobility and the related tectonic…

Market Pulse || July 2016 Edition

Today we published the July edition of our popular Market Pulse report. This edition covers the market for June 2016. The key takeaways in this…

Apple Q2 2016: China’s Dip Concerning as Competition Catches Up

Apple reported a quarter which exceeded Wall Street’s expectations for the company despite most key metrics falling year-over-year.   Here are some…

Chatbots are coming to take over the world

What is Chatbot? Chatbots are programs powered by artificial intelligence that users can interact with using natural language. This could be any…

Samsung’s Move Towards its Automotive Ambitions

Starting small on its automotive dreams Samsung, through its smartphone-to-chipmaker Samsung Electronics, is investing in BYD an electric car maker…