Global Handset Market Operating Profits Grow 6% YoY in Q2 2022 Despite Declining Revenues

Global handset revenues declined 2% YoY and 15% QoQ to $95.8 billion in Q2 2022. Global handset operating profits grew 6% YoY to $13.1 billion in Q2…

Philippines Smartphone Shipments Decline 3% YoY in Q2 2022 Apple Fastest Growing Brand

Philippines Smartphone Shipments Decline 3% YoY in Q2 2022; Apple Fastest Growing Brand

The Philippines’ Q2 2022 smartphone shipments declined 3% YoY to 4.7 million units. Apple, Infinix and TECNO were major YoY gainers in terms of…

Premium Smartphone Average Selling Price Reaches Record Q2 High

The global premium smartphone market ($400 and above wholesale price) average selling price (ASP) grew 8% YoY to reach $780, a second-quarter…

Xiaomi Tops Bangladesh Smartphone Market for First Time Ever in Q2 2022

New Delhi, Seoul, Hong Kong, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego – August 24, 2022 Bangladesh’s smartphone market shipments declined 3% YoY in…

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China Premium Smartphone Market Weathers Headwinds to Expand Share in Q2 2022, vivo Takes Second Spot for First Time

China’s premium smartphone sales ($400 and above wholesale price) increased their share in overall sales to 33% in Q2 2022 from 31% in Q2 2021.…

Vietnam’s Apple Shipments More Than Doubled in Q2 2022

Vietnam’s Apple Shipments More Than Doubled in Q2 2022

Vietnam’s Q2 2022 smartphone shipments declined 1% YoY to 3.2 million units. Premium smartphones’ (>$400) shipments saw a growth of 75% YoY.…

Thailand Premium Smartphone Market Grew 22% YoY in Q2 2022 Even as Overall Shipments Fell 17% YoY

Thailand Premium Smartphone Market Grew 22% YoY in Q2 2022 Even as Overall Shipments Fell 17% YoY

Thailand’s smartphone shipments fell 17% YoY in Q2 2022 to 4.2 million units. 5G volumes increased 20% YoY with OPPO and Samsung leading the…

Indonesia’s Q2 2022 Smartphone Shipments Decline 11% YoY as Macro and Currency Issues Hobble Low-End Segments

Indonesia’s Q2 2022 smartphone shipments declined 11% YoY to fall below 9.4m units The broad preference for budget, sub-$150 devices made Indonesia…

Consumption of Indian Semiconductor Components to Climb to $300-Billion Cumulative Revenue During 2021-2026

Mobile and wearables, IT and industrial segments currently contribute around 80% of the semiconductor revenues in India. ‘Make in India’ and…

Foldable Smartphone Shipments to hit 16 million units in 2022, up 73% YoY

Foldable Smartphone Shipments to Hit 16 Million Units in 2022, Up 73% YoY

Foldables continue to be the fastest growing smartphone product category this year. We expect their shipments to grow 73% YoY in 2022 to 16 million…

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China Smartphone Sales Hit New Low in Q2 2022; HONOR Bucks the Trend, Doubles Sales

China’s smartphone sales hit a fresh low in Q2 2022 to reach less than half of the sales of the historical peak in Q4 2016. The last time the sales…

Global Smartphone Sales Fall Below 100Mn Units in May

Only second time sales dip below 100mn units in almost 10 years  New Delhi, Seoul, Boston, Denver, Taipei, Beijing, London, Toronto, Hong Kong – June…

Bangladesh Smartphone Market Declined 7% YoY in Q1 2022; Samsung Takes Top Spot

New Delhi, Seoul, Hong Kong, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego – June 28th, 2022 Bangladesh’s smartphone market shipments declined 7% YoY in…

Smartphone Cameras Continue Steep Advances as Software Drives Innovation In New Directions

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – June 8, 2022 Counterpoint Research hosts webinar around innovation in smartphone…

Philippines Smartphone Shipments Down 5% YoY in Q1 2022 on Supply Issues, COVID-19 in China

Philippines Smartphone Shipments Down 5% YoY in Q1 2022 on Supply Issues, COVID-19 in China

The Philippines smartphone shipments decreased 5% YoY and 13% QoQ in Q1 2022. Samsung led the market with a 26.4% share, followed by realme at 21%,…

Thailand Smartphone Shipments Down 10% YoY in Q1 2022 on Sluggish Economy, Supply Constraints

Thailand Smartphone Shipments Down 10% YoY in Q1 2022 on Sluggish Economy, Supply Constraints

Samsung’s well-planned distribution in Thailand helped it take the lead with an 18.7% market share in Q1 2022, followed by OPPO with 17.4%. A…

Vietnam Smartphone Shipments Down 3% YoY in Q1 2022; Xiaomi Becomes Second-biggest Brand

Vietnam Smartphone Shipments Down 3% YoY in Q1 2022; Xiaomi Becomes Second-biggest Brand

Vietnam’s smartphone shipments decreased 3% YoY and 12% QoQ in Q1 2022. Samsung led the market with a 30.8% share, followed by Xiaomi at 20.6%, OPPO…

India Smartphone Market Q1 2022

Supply-hit India Smartphone Shipments Decline in Jan-Mar

Xiaomi led the market in Q1 2022 (January-March) with a 23% shipment share. The brand reached its highest ever retail ASP, registering 24% YoY…