Infographic: Q1-2016 | Mobile Market Monitor

Our Q1-2016 Market Monitor report has been published. We update one infographic in each quarter to summarize handset and smartphone market activities in a single page.

The report tracks top vendor shipments every quarter across regions and countries which contribute to almost 90% of the total global smartphone volumes and much more at country level.

Some overview of the global mobile phone market is:

  • Global mobile phone shipment declined by 4% YoY.
  • Three in four smartphones shipped globally was a LTE capable phone during the quarter.
  • Samsung maintained its leads, still No.1 handset brand followed by Apple, Huawei, Oppo, Vivo.
  • More than Six in Ten mobile shipped globally came from Top 10 mobile phone brands.
  • APAC and MEA were the only two regions registering positive YoY growth during Q1 2016
  • Global smartphone shipments contribute to 78% of the total mobile phone shipments.

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Infographic: Q1-2016 Mobile Market Monitor