Survey: Samsung Top Choice for Future Smartphone Purchase in UK

Samsung is the most preferred brand for future smartphone purchases in the UK, followed by Apple and Huawei, according to the latest Consumer Lens…

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Global Smartwatch Market Revenue up 20% in H1 2020, Led by Apple, Garmin & Huawei

The top three brands contributed more than 69% of the total market revenue in H1 2020. Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires,…

Russia Smartphone Channel Share Q2 2020

Russia Online Smartphone Sales Highest Ever in Q2 2020

M.Video-Eldorado led online smartphone sales with a 35% market share during Q2 2020 Total online smartphone market share reached its highest ever…

One in Two Smartphones Sold in Canada During Q2 2020 Was an Apple iPhone

Los Angeles, Boston, Toronto, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul – August 10, 2020 Smartphone sales in Canada declined 36%…

Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

Global Household Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Subscribers to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2030

5G FWA will account for almost 90% of FWA connections by 2030 Europe will be the top region in terms of 5G FWA subscriptions San Diego, Buenos Aires,…

Counterpoint Research-37% Cut Down their Budget for Next Smartphone in Germany

More than a third of Germans to spend less on next smartphone: Survey

34% of respondents will wait longer than usual for their next smartphone purchase 42% of prospective iPhone buyers have postponed their next purchase…

Huawei Surpassed Samsung to Become Number One in Global Smartphone Shipments in Q2 2020

Huawei’s 11% YoY growth in China helped it surpass Samsung to lead the Global Smartphone Market The global smartphone market declined the fastest…

COVID-19 Caused European Smartphone Market to Decline 24% YoY for Q2 2020

COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact the European smartphone market as sales contracted 24% YoY and 22% QoQ for Q2 2020. Chinese players held 35%…

India Smartphone Market Share Q2 2020

Pent-Up Smartphone Demand after April, May Lockdown Pushes the June 2020 Volumes to Pre-COVID Levels & the Smartphone User Base in India Beyond the Half a Billion Mark

The smartphone market declined 51% YoY in Q2 2020 as April was a washout. Xiaomi led the Indian Smartphone Market with a 29% shipment share. Samsung…

One in Three Smartphones Sold was a 5G Phone in China in Q2 2020

Huawei captured a massive 60% share of the 5G smartphone market. Huawei reached its highest ever share in China capturing 46% of sales volumes.…

Counterpoint - Video streaming is the highest spending app category in the US

Video Streaming is the Highest Spending Smartphone App Category in the US

75% of the respondents in our survey pay a monthly subscription for video streaming. One in every five respondents spends $20 or more per month on…

US Smartphone Sell-Through Volumes Fall 25% in 2Q20; iPhone SE a Bright Spot

New York, San Diego, Los Angeles, Boston, Toronto, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul July 20, 2020 During the second quarter…

COVID-19 Accelerates Music Streaming Market Growth, Global Subscriptions Hit 394 Million in Q1 2020

Spotify continued its good run, growing 30% YoY in terms of music streaming subscriptions Music streaming platforms are focusing on increasing reach…

Counterpoint Smartphone CIS Sensors to Top Five Billion Mark in 2020 as Quad-Camera Smartphone Designs Ramp Despite COVID-19

Smartphone CIS Sensors to Top Five Billion Units in 2020 as Quad-Camera Smartphone Designs Ramp Despite COVID-19

In 1Q20, the penetration of quad-camera smartphones reached almost 20% of global smartphone shipments. OPPO, Xiaomi, Huawei, and Samsung together…

Counterpoint Research-UK Six in Ten surveyed hearable users Plan for TWS Within a Year

UK: Six in Ten Surveyed Hearable Users Plan To Buy TWS Within a Year

One in two respondents plans on having ANC in their next TWS device. Apple and BOSE are the most preferred brands for future TWS purchases.  New…

Smartphone Consume Behaviour during COVID-19

One in Every Three Smartphone Users Will Cut Spending by 10% or More on Their Next Smartphone

One in three respondents to our survey is intending to cut spending by 10% when making their next smartphone purchase, according to our latest…

Global Refurbished Smartphone Market Declines 1% in 2019

   San Diego, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul June 10th, 2020 According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s…

COVID-19 Weighs on European Smartphone Market in Q1 2020

The viral outbreak followed by lockdowns caused the Europe smartphone market to contract by 7% YoY and 23% QoQ Apple remained resilient while Huawei…