Repairability of Smartphones

A Repairable Future

After years of discussion, New York has finally become the first state in the US to pass the Right to Repair Law for electronics. The bill which is…

Global Smartphone AP Market Share

Infographic: Q1-2022 | Global Smartphone AP Market Share

Global Smartphone AP Market Share by Shipments MediaTek led the smartphone SoC market with a share of 38%. The company has recorded an impressive…

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…

Whitepaper: Smartphone Imaging Trends: New Directions Capturing Magic Moments

Overview:  The camera has always been a major component of the smartphone and a key selling point among consumers. In the past, smartphone cameras…

Whitepaper: Global Smart Devices ODM Industry 2022 (Chinese Simplified)

Overview: In 2021, as the world's major economies increase their efforts to popularize the COVID-19 vaccines, the world entered the post-COVID-19…

Infographic: Q1-2022 | Smartphones | Mobile Market Monitor

Our Q1 2022 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one infographic each quarter to summarize the smartphone market activities in a…

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Global Smartphone Application Processor (AP) Market Share: By Quarter

Global Smartphone AP Market Share: By Quarter  This data is based on the smartphone AP/SoC shipments Note: Totals may not add up due to rounding…

Malaysia’s Smartphone, Telecom Ecosystem Looking for Much Needed Synergy

Malaysia’s Smartphone, Telecom Ecosystem Looking for Much-needed Synergy

Malaysia’s smartphone market went through its seasonal dip in volumes in Q1 2022, but there were other factors at play as well. According to…

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…

Smartphone Imaging Trends: New Directions Capturing Magic Moments

Over the last few years, steady upgrades in CMOS image sensor (CIS) technology combined with the evolution of chipsets – and the improvements in AI…

Infographic: Top 5 Smartphone Model Share For 8 Countries: January 2022

Our latest infographic summarizing the best-selling smartphones from 8 countries in January 2022 is out now. Some quick observations: iPhone took…

Xiaomi Smartphone

Xiaomi Updates: Q1 2022

Xiaomi’s 4.6% YoY Revenue Decrease in Q1 2022 Signals Turbulence in Smartphone Segment May 23, 2022 Xiaomi registered a 4.6% YoY and 14.3% QoQ…

Counterpoint-Weekly-Newsletter

Counterpoint Weekly Newsletter

Guess Who Dominated Premium Android Smartphone SoCs in Q1? 19th May China’s strict COVID-19 quarantine measures have started showing up in our…

China Smartphone Market Share: By Quarter

Source: Market Monitor Service China Smartphone Shipments Market Share (%) Brand Q4 2020 Q1 2021 Q2 2021 Q3 2021 Q4 2021 Q1 2022 HONOR 7% 5%…

Global Smartphone SOC market share by price band Counterpoint

Qualcomm Dominates Premium Android Smartphone Chip Market in Q1 2022

Both Qualcomm and MediaTek posted healthy growth in Q1 2022. MediaTek recorded an impressive set of numbers for the quarter with revenues growing 32%…

China smartphone sales

China Smartphone Sales Decline for 10 Consecutive Weeks in First Half of 2022

China’s smartphone sales declined for 10 consecutive weeks since the sixth week of 2022 when compared to the same period in 2021, according to…