MediaTek in 2018 – Shifting to a Positive Track

Smartphone and growth products are 70%+ revenue MediaTek is likely to wrap-up 2018 with flat revenue over the previous 2017 at about NT$235 billion…

Run Upto CES 2019

Run Upto CES 2019

Counterpoint Analysts are attending the CES Event 2019 in Las Vegas to meet companies and gain latest technological insights. Here is a look at the…

Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit 2018 Analysis

Overview: This report contains an overview of the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit held in Maui, Hawaii in December 2018. Qualcomm brought over 350…

Overall iPhone Sales Down 20% YoY In November; iPhone XR Became the Best-Selling Model

iPhone XR became the best-selling iPhone model in November 2018. In contrast, last year in November the more expensive iPhone X was the best-selling…

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Meet Counterpoint at CES 2019

Counterpoint will be attending the Consumer Electronics Show from January 8 – 11, 2019. Our analysts, Tom Kang, Jeff Fieldhack and Maurice Klaehne…

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Premium Smartphone Segment Captures Over One-Fifth of the Smartphone Sales

According to Counterpoint Research’s Market Monitor Q3 2018, the global premium smartphone segment** continues to grow faster than the overall…

Mobile 360 LATAM, Discussing the Issues That Matters to the Industry the Most

This year LATAM Mobile 360 was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It brought together more than 1,000 participants from all over Latin America, making…

Financing Services to Boost Smartphone Adoption in Emerging Markets

Global smartphone shipments have reached around 1.5 Bn units in a calendar year, however, it is expected to show negative growth for the first time…

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Samsung and Huawei Capture 60% of the Smartphone Market in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka smartphone market declined 11% YoY during Q3 2018 Sri Lanka smartphone segment contributed to 45% of the total mobile phone market…

Feature Phones are Still Relevant: Shipments Grow (YoY) for the Fourth Consecutive Quarter

According to Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service, feature phone shipments grew for the fourth consecutive quarter. This is in contrast with the…

iPhone XS

BoM Analysis for iPhone XS

Overview: The report is a breakdown analysis of the Bill of Materials covering the components that constitute the Apple iPhone XS. This will help in…

Handset OEMs Also Gain on T-Mobile’s Growth

T-Mobile remains the hottest US carrier defined by net phone adds and hardware sales. The company has added one million or more postpaid net adds for…

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Multiple Cameras: Overkill or a Sign of Things to Come?

‘My name is Legion, for we are many’ sounds like what the AI powered multiple camera smartphones of the future would say. While dual cameras are more…

The Advent of Foldable Displays: Is Smartphone Ecosystem Ready?

Samsung and Royole have announced foldable OLED displays. Other manufacturers including, LG, Sharp and BOE are also readying foldable displays for…

China Smartphone Market in 2H 2018: From Price War to Flagship Battle

Beijing, Hong Kong, Seoul, San Diego, Buenos Aires, London, New Delhi – November 29, 2018 Smartphone sales in China are showing no signs of recovery,…

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday Kickstarts Q4 After Sluggish Q3 Device Sales

The US smartphone market sell through fell almost 9% during the third quarter. The quarter was marked by weakness within prepaid, promotional…

Festive Season India

Online Channels Accounted to a Record Half of All the Smartphones Sold During Indian Diwali Festive Season

Top three smartphone brands captured 57% of the India festive sales volumes dominated by Xiaomi, Samsung and Realme. Xiaomi dominated the festive…

3rd Annual Snapdragon Technology Summit

Meet Counterpoint at the 3rd Annual Snapdragon Tech Summit, Hawaii

Catch us at the 3rd Annual Snapdragon Techn Summit from December 4 – December 6 Our Research Directors, Neil Shah and Jeff Fieldhack, will be…