Samsung and OPPO Stimulated Smartphone Shipments of ODMs in H1 2019 EMS Dropped Due to iPhones’ Decline

Shipments from EMS companies declined due to the drop in iPhone volumes Longcheer overtook Huaqin for the first time in the smartphone ODM/IDH…

Global Refurbished Smartphone Market Declines 2% During H1 2019

 India, Latin America, and Africa were the only geographies where the secondary market grew Uncertainties from the China-US trade war made the…

More than 431 Million Telematics Control Units Will Be Shipped Globally During 2019-2025

LG, Continental, Harman, led the global automotive Telematics Control Unit (TCU) market in 2018. 4G and 5G TCUs to account for most of the shipments…

Samsung Gains from Huawei’s Pain in Central and Eastern Europe’s Smartphone Market During Q2 2019

The new A-series was the star performer for Samsung as it accounted for nearly 70% of the OEMs’ shipments. Seeking new markets for growth, Chinese…

Middle East and Africa’s Smartphone Market Clocks Second-Highest Growth Rate in Q2 2019

Samsung led the smartphone market and became one of the fastest-growing OEMs in the region. Transsion Group continues to consistently dominate the…

Farming

E-Commerce Giants Driving Smart Agriculture Adoption in China

Facing stagnating revenues, e-commerce giants, such as Alibaba, Baidu, JD.Com and Tencent are leveraging their AI expertise to modernize agriculture…

Meet Counterpoint at 5G Asia and IoT World Asia, 2019

We will be attending 5G Asia and IoT World Asia from September 10 - September 12 Our research director Neil Shah will be attending 5G Asia and IoT…

earpods

Global True Wireless Hearables Market Reaches 27 Million Units in Q2 2019

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego August 30th, 2019 The true wireless hearables market for 2019 is expected to…

Nokia Leads the Global Rankings in Updating Smartphone Software and Security

Key brands had fewer than a third of their sub-US$200 smartphones updated to the latest Android version. Nokia leads with more than 90% of its…

LATAM Smartphone Market Falls YoY For The Fourth Consecutive Quarter in Q2 2019

Samsung is the top smartphone brand in the LATAM market with 42.3% share. Motorola ships more than Huawei to become the second-largest smartphone…

5G Edge Computing – An Emerging Technology Slowly Transitioning to Commercial Reality

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego August 21st, 2019 The MEC market is characterised by a diverse range of players…

2019 IMID DSCC Display Industry Forum

Meet Counterpoint at IMID / DSCC Display Industry Forum 2019

Counterpoint will be attending IMID / DSCC Display Industry Forum 2019 on August 29th. Our Research Analyst Jene Park will be presenting at IMID /…

TIAUTO19

Meet Counterpoint at TI Automotive 2019, Pune

We will be attending TI Automotive 2019 on August 28-29 Our Research Director, Neil Shah will be moderating a panel on "Automotive Telematics &…

Google Pixel

US Market Declines 1.5% in 2Q19; Samsung, LG Weak while Apple Sustains Growth

US Market Declines 1.5% in 2Q19; Samsung, LG Weak while Apple Sustains Growth Smartphone volumes fell 1.5% during the quarter mainly due to weakness…

TWF-2019

Meet Counterpoint at Two Wheeler Forum, Gurgaon

We will be attending Two Wheeler Forum on August 20 Our Consulting Director, Vinay Piparsania will be moderating a panel at Two Wheeler Forum in…

Indonesian Smartphone Market Grew 6% annually in Q2 2019

Realme becomes a Top 5 smartphone brand. Refreshed A series helps Samsung retain top spot. New Delhi, Hong Kong, Seoul, London, Beijing, San Diego,…

China Market

China’s Smartphone Market Grew 10% QoQ but Declined 9% YoY in Q2 2019

Q2 2019 Shipments in China's smartphone market was less than 100 million units for the second consecutive quarter. Huawei was the only brand in the…

Combined Global Market Share of Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, Xiaomi and Realme Reaches Highest-Ever Level in Q2 2019

Combined Global Market Share of Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, Xiaomi and Realme Reaches Highest-Ever Level in Q2 2019

Overall smartphone shipment declined 1% in Q2 2019, making it the seventh consecutive quarter of declining shipments. Huawei's shipment ban hurt it…