Can Foldable Phones Help Samsung Emulate Apple?

Sector leader Apple has managed to boost revenue despite stagnant unit sales in the past couple of years by raising prices. Other smartphone…

Fitbit Smartwatch Shipments Grew 348% YoY in Q3 2018

Global smartwatch Grew 53% YoY, Apple continues to dominate the smartwatch market with 30% share, Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London,…

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Smartphones to Show -1% Growth in 2018

The smartphone market will experience an annual decline for the first time in history Seoul, London, San Diego, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Buenos Aires –…

Oppo, Xiaomi and Vivo Reached Their Highest Ever Shipments in a Single Quarter, Despite a Global Slowdown

iPhone helps Apple to record 3rd quarter revenue even as shipments remain flat YoY Huawei  holds on to 2nd position for the second consecutive…

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Why Global Smartphone Sales Are About To Decline For the First Time Ever

Buffeted by higher prices and a lack of new buyers, the global smartphone market will contract in 2018 for the first time ever, according to…

Apple Watch Leads Customer Preferences in The USA

More than two out of five people chose Apple as the most preferred smartwatch brand for their next purchase in the USA followed by Samsung and…

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India’s Smartphone Shipments Reached an All-Time High During Q3 2018

Smartphone market grew 24% QoQ and 5% YoY driven by strong shipments ahead of the festive season. Four of the top five brands (Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo…

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HTC Launches Its Blockchain-Focused Phone but You Can Only Buy It in Cryptocurrency

"I think they are trying to find a niche and set an example of how they can integrate new technologies within the phone," Neil Shah, research…

Why is Google’s Live Translation So Bad? We Asked Some Experts

For the near future, Google may be forced to take smaller steps to improve its speech recognition technology. And while live translation has…

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Users Spending Hours on Their Smartphone, But They’re Using Them Like a PC, Not a Phone

Nearly half of smartphone users report spending more than five hours a day on their phone, with one in four reporting more than seven hours per day.…

Global Cellular IoT Connections to Cross 5B Mark by 2025: Counterpoint

Global IoT cellular connections are expected to hit the 5 billion mark by 2025 and China will continue to lead by contributing nearly two-thirds of…

Google to launch Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 smartphones in Singapore on Nov 1

The camera has always been the talking point for the Pixel series and there will be strong expectations around its camera capabilities, especially…

USA IoT Cellular Connections to Cross Half a Billion Mark by 2025, Cellular LPWAN to Contribute Nearly Half

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego 10th Oct 2018 AT&T will continue to lead by contributing to almost 50% of…

Global IoT Cellular Connections to Cross 5 Billion Mark by 2025, NB-IoT to contribute nearly half

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego Sep 26th, 2018 China will continue to lead by contributing almost two-thirds of…

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Huawei Trolls Apple iPhone X Launch in London

The Huawei van was serving juice to passers by with the tagline: "Get ju%ce that lasts," followed by "No traces of Apple." The reference was to…

Huawei Topples Apple to Become the Second Largest Brand in Russia During Q2 2018

Huawei was also the fastest growing brand (240%) followed by Xiaomi (135%) and Bright and Quick (104%). Smartphone sales grew a healthy 25% YoY…

Apple’s Early-Generation Smartwatch Rules A Market Where The iPhone Is Struggling

Apple may be struggling to take the iPhone’s market share in India beyond just 2%, but there’s one segment where it is winning: smartwatches. In the…

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iPhone X Drove Apple’s “Revenue Super Cycle”

Cumulative shipments for iPhone X reached 63 Million units by end of Aug 2018 lower than iPhone 6 for similar period since launch but on track to be…