5G Smartphone Shipments Rising in Emerging Markets

Beijing, Hong Kong, Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Taipei, Seoul – September 22, 2021 5G smartphone shipments rose 6.5% QoQ in emerging markets…

Smartphone ODMs Achieve 7.2% YoY Growth in H1 2021, Show Resilience to COVID-19, Component Shortages

Hong Kong, San Diego, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – September 8, 2021 Smartphone shipments from ODM/IDH (Original Design…

MediaTek Captures Record 43% Share of Smartphone AP/SoC Shipments in Q2 2021

Qualcomm dominated the 5G baseband market with a 55% share. Qualcomm has started dual sourcing from foundries to mitigate the supply chain…

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$1.1-billion Opportunity Opens up in South Korea with LG’s Exit

Boston, Toronto, London, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul - September 6, 2021 A $1.1-billion opportunity has been created in South Korea…

LATAM Smartphone Shipments Recover With 42% YoY Growth in Q2 2021

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – August 19, 2020 LATAM smartphone shipment increased 41.8% YoY in Q2 2021 but…

CIS Holds Key to Xiaomi’s Q2 2021 Europe Smartphone Success

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – August 18, 2021 Erratum: this is an update to a previous PR that was based on…

Q2 2021: realme Becomes No. 1 Brand in Philippines Smartphone Market

Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul, New Delhi, London, Boston, Toronto – August 7, 2021 The Philippines smartphone market witnessed a strong 30% YoY…

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With HONOR Back, China Smartphone Market to See Another Shakeup

Beijing, Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Taipei, Seoul - August 6, 2021 HONOR, after separating from Huawei, has gradually reclaimed…

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Monthly Pulse: Xiaomi Becomes #1 Smartphone Brand Globally for First Time Ever

• This is the first time ever, in June 2021, Xiaomi has become the number one brand in global monthly smartphone sales (sell-through) volumes • While…

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Foldable Smartphone Shipments to Grow 10x by 2023

In 2021, foldable smartphone market is expected to grow 3X compared to 2020. Samsung expected to dominate with 75% share till 2023. Apple could…

Q2 2021: Europe Smartphone Market’s Bumpy Road to Recovery

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – August 4, 2021 The Europe Smartphone market continued along its road to recovery in Q2…

Smartphone Brands Bet on Under-display Camera for Full-screen Display

Beijing, Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Taipei, Seoul - July 30, 2021 Under-display camera technology is at the core of the pursuit…

Chinese Players Capture Half of Vietnam Smartphone Market in Q2 2021 Counterpoint

Chinese Players Capture Half of Vietnam Smartphone Market in Q2 2021

Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul, New Delhi, London, Boston, Toronto – Aug 2, 2021 Vietnam’s smartphone shipments witnessed an 11% YoY growth in Q2…

Q2 2021: China Smartphone Market Sees Lowest Q2 Sales Since 2012; vivo Leads as Huawei Plummets

Smartphone sales in China declined 13% QoQ and 6% YoY in Q2 2021. vivo led the market in Q2 2021, capturing a 23% share, followed by OPPO (21%) and…

OPPO Reaches Global Number Two in May 2021 with its Family Brands

Monthly Pulse: OPPO Reaches Global Number Two in May 2021 with its Family Brands

Hong Kong, Boston, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – July 19, 2021 OPPO and its subsidiaries (encompassing the OPPO, OnePlus and realme…

Global Refurbished Smartphone Market Volumes Grew 4% in 2020; Higher Growth Expected in 2021

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – July 13, 2020 The global refurbished smartphone market saw healthy growth across most…

Counterpoint Research Smartphone Primary Camera Resolution Continues to Improve Amid Growing Pressure on BoM Cost

Smartphone Primary Camera Resolution Continues to Improve Amid Growing Pressure on BoM Cost

Beijing, Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Taipei, Seoul - July 6, 2021 For the rear main camera, demand for 48MP and above resolution…

Ethiopia Smartphone Market Q1 2021

Ethiopia Smartphone Shipments up 10% YoY in Q1 2021; Opening up of Telecom Sector Offers Huge Opportunity

London, Hong Kong, Boston, Toronto, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – June 27, 2021 Ethiopia’s smartphone shipments increased 9.8% in Q1 2021,…