eSim device

Gemalto, G+D and Truphone Lead the eSIM Management Landscape

ARM, Cubic Telecom, Telna, and GigSky are poised to challenge the status quo in the future. Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos…

Key Takeaways from the 2019 Latin American Telecommunications Congress

The 2019 edition of the Congresso Latinoamericano de Telecomunicaciones (CLT), the annual Latin American forum on public policy for information and…

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Low Cost Handset Market Overview, Capabilities and Cost Drivers

Overview Mobile phones have become the centre stage for digital and financial inclusion. But still, 33% of the global population are not yet…

US 5G Smartphone Sales Extend Cross-Country in the First Month of Sales

Verizon’s 5G smartphone sales are dispersed all over the US, showing that consumer demand goes beyond the cities with 5G coverage. San Diego, Buenos…

LATAM Mobile Devices Sales Channel Analysis: The Rise of the Open Channel

Overview: The LATAM mobile devices market’s sales channel landscape has been going through significant changes in the last few years. From being an…

Smartphone

Online Channel Share in the Chinese Smartphone Market Declines in Q1 2019

JD.com and Tmall.com accounted for 70% of the online smartphone marketplace, but their market shares declined slightly    New Delhi, Hong Kong,…

Transsion Led the Kenya Smartphone Market in Q1 2019

Tecno captured top position due to its affordable offerings, faster refresh rate, and focus on local needs. 7 of the top 10 best-selling models are…

OPPO’s Smartphone Performance in India: An In-Depth Analysis of Their Marketing Strategies and Implications

Objective: This report analyzes OPPO India’s performance with respect to competition. This report provides an overview of OPPO India Shipments and…

T-Mobile

Operators and Refurbished Smartphones: Best Practices

Overview: The global refurbished smartphone market will grow to 140 million devices in 2019. It is important for global carriers to leverage this…

Network Tower

Over 5 Million 5G Smartphones Will Be Sold In The US This Year

5G smartphone availability has been limited. More device launches and carrier competition in H2 2019 will drive sales. San Diego, Buenos Aires,…

Shipments of eSIM-based Devices to Reach Nearly 2 Billion Units by 2025

Smartphones, Enterprise IoT and Wearables poised to be major volume drivers for eSIM adoption. Hardware-based eSIM will see the highest adoption,…

Market Share of Top Five Smartphone OEMs in Indonesia Reached Highest-Ever Level During Q1 2019

The Indonesian smartphone market is increasingly concentrated at the top with the market share of the top five smartphone OEMs reaching the…

Memory chip

Global Smartphones NAND Memory Tracker and Forecast by Brand, Capacity & Interface: Q1 2019

Overview: eMCP has been the mainstream in mid-to-low end smartphones with 63.9% in share in 1Q19. The proportion of eMMC has been less than 10% and…

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AMD Ready to Shake Up The Mobile GPU Market

It is extremely rare these days when a corporate announcement catches everyone by surprise. But in early June, AMD and Samsung shocked the tech…

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Growth in Smartphone AP Market to Return Only in 2020

The slowdown in the global smartphone market has affected all stakeholders. Those in the smartphone supply chain and application processors (AP) have…

Camera Smartphone

Smartphone OEMs are Keen on Enhancing Camera Megapixels

Global smartphone sell-in volumes in Q1 2019 fell for a sixth consecutive quarter, according to the latest data from Counterpoint Research. As a…

Huawei Smartphone

Can Huawei’s Success Story in China’s Premium Segment Continue?

In Q1 2019, Huawei overtook Apple as the second largest smartphone brand globally. In China, Huawei has remained the number one smartphone brand…

Premium Smartphone Market Collapses 8% in Q1 2019, After Apple Shipments Drop 20%

Apple’s declining shipments has pulled down the global smartphone premium segment. Data from Counterpoint Research’s Market Monitor Service for Q1…