TSMC to Boost Capex in 2022 Driven by 5G Applications, High Performance Computing

TSMC has announced a capital spending of $40-44 billion for 2022 keeping in view its massive new fab construction plans. This is above the industry…

Leveraging AI-driven RAN Intelligence to Maximise Network Potential

The RAN is a critical part of a cellular network as it manages a CSP’s most important asset: its spectrum. Yet despite investing billions of dollars…

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CES 2022: TP-Link, Netgear, Asus Drive Wi-Fi 6E Momentum

Despite several larger OEMs and Internet Service Providers pulling back from physically attending, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) saw some…

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Top 10 Automotive Announcements at CES 2022

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held this year from January 5 to 7 saw attendance from tech companies from various domains such as 5G,…

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US Smartphone Market in 2022: Strong Promotions to Drive Sales in Postpaid, Stiff Shortages Seen for Prepaid

The US smartphone market was defined by several key trends in 2021, including strong promotions from Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T; LG, the former…

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Qualcomm in Driver’s Seat To Shape The Future of Mobility

While most companies pulled out of physically attending CES 2022, Qualcomm executives and team made it in person for a series of key announcements…

Sales on Largest Shopping Days of 2021 Give Glimpse Into 2022

Counterpoint Research analysts had interesting takeaways from the largest shopping days of 2021. These insights highlight some major trends of 2021…

Rakuten and Dish – 2022 Will Be A Critical Year For Greenfield Networks

Rakuten and Dish are pioneering the development of open, cloud-native 5G multi-vendor networks and operate in highly competitive and mature markets.…

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Can Samsung Remain The Leader in Smartphone Shipments?

Samsung is the undisputed leader in terms of smartphone shipments. It has been the top smartphone vendor every year since 2012. While analyzing…

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What Verizon’s Tracfone Acquisition Means for US Smartphone Market

On November 23, the FCC finally approved Verizon’s acquisition of Tracfone from América Móvil, closing a deal that was first announced in September…

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E-waste Management Needs Push from Industry, Consumer, Govt

Electronic items discarded as waste by the world weighed over 50 million tonnes in 2019, the most recent year for which data is available. This is a…

Infographic: Q3 2021 | Semiconductors

Semiconductor Top 7 by revenues, Q3 2021: Intel and Broadcom are two companies reported QoQ revenue decline in top 7 SK Hynix and Micron reported…

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Online Channels Now Dominate India Smartphone Market: Survey

The extended presence of COVID-19, especially the high number of casualties during its second wave in 2021, has given a sharp turn to digitization in…

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3, 7c+ Gen 3 Compute Platforms Bring Advanced & Meaningful Capabilities to Catalyze Windows 11 on ARM laptop market

After announcing the flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC for smartphones on Day 1 at the Snapdragon Tech Summit 2021, Qualcomm on Day 2, has announced…

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC Promises to Unlock Faster 5G, Cutting-edge Camera, High-quality Audio Experiences

After hosting an online-only Snapdragon Tech Summit in 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Qualcomm is back with a physical event this year. The…

Xiaomi’s Smartphone Strategy Under Scanner

Xiaomi’s Smartphone Strategy Under Scanner

Xiaomi’s numbers for the third quarter show the impact of the ongoing global component shortages on its balance sheet. Revenues grew just 0.5% YoY…

Infographic Q3-2021 Mobile Market Monitor

INFOGRAPHIC: Q3 2021 | MOBILE MARKET MONITOR

Overview: Our Q3 2021 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one infographic each quarter to summarize the mobile handset market…