Counterpoint - IoT Platforms

Microsoft, Amazon & Huawei Lead the Overall IoT Platform Landscape in Completeness; ClearBlade & FogHorn Emerge as Leading Edge-Focused IoT Platforms

CISCO, Arm, and Google lead with end-to-end security and orchestration capabilities, whereas, PTC, Nutanix & WebNMS scores well on several…

Google AdMob Is the Leading Mobile Ads Platform in the World’s Largest Android Market – India

More than 60% of the app developers are using Google AdMob for mobile advertisements in India. Appnext and InMobi follow with second and third…

US Smartphone Market Down 21% as COVID-19 Impacts Both Supply and Demand

 New York, San Diego, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul May 7, 2020 According to Counterpoint's latest US Channel Share…

Global Smartphone Shipments Plummet Below 300Mn

The global smartphone market declined the fastest ever, -13% YoY, during the quarter 5G smartphone shipment share increased to 8% in Q1 2020 from 1%…

China Smartphone Sales Underwent the Highest YoY Decline in Q1 2020, But 5G Smartphone Sales Grew by 120% Sequentially

China's Smartphone sales fell by 22% YoY (Year-on-Year) in Q1 2020. Except for Huawei, all major OEMs underwent YoY decline. However,5G smartphone…

Counterpoint India’s Smartphone Market Q1 2020

India’s Smartphone Market Grew a Modest 4% Annually in Q1 2020 as COVID-19 Impacted Late in the Quarter

As a result of the pandemic, overall 2020 smartphone shipments are expected to decline by 10%. Xiaomi's smartphone market share reached the highest…

Smart Home Market Poised to Grow Rapidly by 2025, Lead by Wi-Fi Connectivity Adoption

More than six-billion Wi-Fi capable smart home devices to be shipped between 2020-2025 Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul -…

India Hearables (TWS) Shipments Posted 700% YoY Growth, Led by Apple, Noise, JBL, Samsung & realme

The top three brands contributed almost half of the total shipments in 2019 realme emerged among top 5 brands within initial month of launch.…

Counterpoint Global Smartphone AP Share

Samsung Became the Third Largest Smartphone Application Processor Vendor Globally in 2019

Samsung captured the third spot for the first time in terms of Application Processor (AP) chipset volumes in 2019. Samsung and HiSilicon (Huawei)…

Counterpoint Research Kids smartwatch

Imoo leads the Global Kids’ Smartwatch Market With 26% Market Share

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego April 7th, 2020 China dominates kids’ smartwatch market with 62% of global…

Counterpoint Global Online Music Streaming 2019

Global Online Music Streaming Grew 32% YoY to Cross 350 Million Subscriptions in 2019

Spotify continues to be the market leader and recorded a 23% YoY growth in total revenue during CY 2019. Music streamers are focusing on creating…

Counterpoint Research CORE Analysis - Location Platforms Customers & Partners Relationships - Mar 2020

HERE, Google & TomTom Continue to Lead Location Platform Landscape

HERE led the Counterpoint’s CORE evaluation of the location platform capabilities and effectiveness index widening the lead with Google and TomTom.…

February 2020: Global Smartphone Sales Show Resilience with a 14% Decline

As COVID-19 takes its toll, market demand is fragile but global smartphone sales (sell-through) in February declined only 14% compared to last year,…

Counterpoint Global Smartphone ODM and IDH Markets Vendors Shipments Share

Wingtech, Huaqin and Longcheer Continued to Dominate the World’s Smartphone ODM/IDH Landscape in 2019

Samsung, OPPO, Realme & Xiaomi Drove the Uptick in Global Smartphone Design & Manufacturing outsource Market in 2019 Hong Kong, Beijing,…

Counterpoint Kenya Smartphone Market 2019

Transsion Led the Kenya Smartphone Sales in 2019

Transsion Group contributed to 44% of the smartphone sales during 2019 Smartphone sales grew by 10% YoY in 2019 with the highest ever in 2019 Q4 with…

OLED TV

India TV shipments Climb to a Record 15 Million Units in 2019, up 15% Annually

Affordable Smart TVs continue to drive demand for the overall TV market led by Xiaomi, Samsung, LG, TCL and VU New Delhi, Hong Kong, Seoul, London,…

Counterpoint Samsung 5G Smartphone Sales in US 2019

Samsung Captures 74% of the 5G Smartphone Sales in 2019 in the USA

5G smartphone demand was below expectations in 2019. Multi-Band Sub 6-GHz roll out and Apple iPhone will catalyze 5G smartphone demand in 2020    New…

Counterpoint LATAM Smartphone Market Share

2019, the Year the LATAM Smartphone Market Had No Growth

LATAM smartphone market grew 1.7% in Q4 2019, but slightly decreased overall in 2019. Motorola’s shipments grew more than 20% during 2019. New Delhi,…