realme Was the Fastest Growing 5G Android Smartphone Brand in Q3 2021

realme’s 5G sales grew the fastest, at 831% YoY in Q3 2021, followed by OPPO (165% YoY) and vivo (147% YoY) Beijing, Seoul, Taipei, London, Boston,…

Counterpoint Research Glance's Active User Base Crosses 160 Million in India in Q3 2021

Glance’s Active User Base Crosses 160 Million in India

Close to 30% of Indian smartphone users are now active on Glance, finds Counterpoint Research Study Glance's active user base reaches 163 million in…

Mexico Smartphone Market Surges in Q3 2021 Amid Component Shortages

Mexico Smartphone Market Surges in Q3 2021 Amid Component Shortages

Mexico’s smartphone market saw 13.3% YoY and 14.2% QoQ growth in Q3 2021. Motorola led the market with a 23.9% share. Buenos Aires, New Delhi, Hong…

Whitepaper – 5G Smartphone SoC Development Trend

Overview: Globally, 5G smartphones have seen fast adoption rates in the past two years. For 2022, Counterpoint expects the worldwide 5G smartphone…

smartphone AP chip share Q3 2021

MediaTek Leads Smartphone SoC Shipments in Q3 2021; UNISOC Reaches Double-digit Share

Qualcomm grew 9% QoQ due to dual sourcing from foundries. UNISOC market share entered double digits at 10%. Qualcomm led the 5G baseband market…

Electronics Waste

E-waste Management Needs Push from Industry, Consumer, Govt

Electronic items discarded as waste by the world weighed over 50 million tonnes in 2019, the most recent year for which data is available. This is a…

Infographic: Q3 2021 | Semiconductors

Semiconductor Top 7 by revenues, Q3 2021: Intel and Broadcom are two companies reported QoQ revenue decline in top 7 SK Hynix and Micron reported…

Online Channels Now Dominate India Smartphone Market_Survey

Online Channels Now Dominate India Smartphone Market: Survey

The extended presence of COVID-19, especially the high number of casualties during its second wave in 2021, has given a sharp turn to digitization in…

Samsung Regains SEA Smartphone Top Spot With 23% Share

Samsung Regains SEA Smartphone Top Spot With 23% Share

Hong Kong, London, Boston, Toronto, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – December 8, 2021 Southeast Asia saw an 11% YoY dip in its smartphone…

Xiaomi’s Smartphone Strategy Under Scanner

Xiaomi’s Smartphone Strategy Under Scanner

Xiaomi’s numbers for the third quarter show the impact of the ongoing global component shortages on its balance sheet. Revenues grew just 0.5% YoY…

Infographic Q3-2021 Mobile Market Monitor

INFOGRAPHIC: Q3 2021 | MOBILE MARKET MONITOR

Overview: Our Q3 2021 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one infographic each quarter to summarize the mobile handset market…

Apple Becomes Largest Smartphone Brand in China in October 2021

Apple became the #1 smartphone brand in China for the first time since December 2015. At 46% MoM, Apple saw the highest growth among all major…

Thailand Telecom Key Implications of TRUE Dtac Merger

Thailand Telecom: Key Implications of TRUE-Dtac Merger

AIS, TRUE and Dtac are Thailand’s three biggest telecom operators. With the merger of TRUE and Dtac, the new entity will be the No. 1 operator in…

Vietnam Smartphone Shipments Down 28% YoY in Q3 2021 on COVID-19

Hong Kong, London, Boston, Toronto, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – November 25, 2021 Vietnam’s smartphone shipments witnessed a 28% YoY decrease…

Samsung Regains Top Position in Philippines Smartphone Market in Q3 2021

Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul, New Delhi, London, Boston, Toronto – November 24, 2021 The Philippines smartphone market saw a 9% YoY decline in…

Thailand Smartphone Shipments in Q3 2021 Dropped 14% YoY But 5G Shipments Are Highest Ever

Hong Kong, London, Boston, Toronto, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – November 22, 2021 Thailand’s smartphone shipments decreased by 14% YoY in Q3…

Indonesia Smartphone Shipments Drop 6% YoY in Q3 2021 on COVID-19, Supply Challenges

Indonesia Smartphone Shipments Drop 6% YoY in Q3 2021 on COVID-19, Supply Challenges

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – November 18, 2021 Indonesia’s smartphone shipments declined 6% YoY in Q3 2021 mainly due…

Cameras In Focus as Smartphone Image Sensors Hit Milestone

Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul – November 18, 2021 Smartphone imaging systems will continue to see strong hardware…