5G Smartphones Grab 47per Share of Thailands Overall Q3 2022 Shipments Ultra-premium Shipments Jump 32per YoY

5G Smartphones Grab 47% Share of Thailand’s Overall Q3 2022 Shipments; Ultra-premium Shipments Jump 32% YoY

Apple led the ultra-premium segment with Samsung a distant second. Thailand’s overall smartphone shipments fell 12% YoY in Q3 2022. Samsung took the…

Vietnam’s Q3 2022 Smartphone Shipments Up 34% YoY on Increased Economic Activity

Vietnam’s Q3 2022 Smartphone Shipments Up 34% YoY on Increased Economic Activity

Samsung led the market followed by OPPO and Xiaomi. Apple shipments surged 139% YoY. $200-$400 price band shipments grew 159% YoY. Online channel…

Philippines Smartphone Shipments Flat in Q3 2022; Premium Segment Surges 115%

realme led the market during the quarter, followed by Samsung and vivo. Transsion Group brands’ (Infinix, itel and TECNO) shipments grew 67% YoY in…

2023 Smartphone Shipments to Remain Flat on Macro Woes While Replacement Rates Hit Record This Year

Smartphone shipments for 2022 lowered to 1.24 billion units on economic headwinds from the previous forecast 2022 replacement rates stretched to…

India’s Smart TV Shipments Up 38% YoY in Q3 2022; Indian Brands’ Share More Than Doubles

India’s Smart TV Shipments Up 38% YoY in Q3 2022; Indian Brands’ Share More Than Doubles

Global brands led India’s smart TV segment with a 40% share, followed by Chinese brands with a 38% share. Indian brands showed the fastest YoY…

iPhone Reaches Highest Ever Monthly Market Share in China

One in every four devices sold in China during October 2022 was an iPhone. While the sales for other key OEMs declined in October, Apple grew 21%…

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BYD Widens Gap with Tesla in Q3 2022, Leads Global EV Market

Three of the top five best-selling EV brands in Q3 2022 were from China. The top 10 EV models accounted for more than 35% of global EV sales. EVs…

India Becomes Biggest Smartwatch Market in Q3 2022

Driven by the basic smartwatch segment, the global smartwatch market grew 30% YoY. India grew 171% YoY, taking the top spot for the first time…

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iTriangle Leads India Telematics Ecosystem; EVs to Drive Telematics Demand

Telematics shipments in India are expected to reach 50 million units in 2030 at a CAGR of 31%  from 2021. Rising demand for EVs, ubiquitous 4G…

Premium Smartphone Shipments Grow 43% YoY in Q3 2022 in Key SEA Markets

Premium Smartphone Shipments Grow 29% YoY in Q3 2022 in Key SEA Markets

Premium smartphone (>$400) shipments grew 29% YoY while the <$200 price band shipments fell 24%. Overall Southeast Asia smartphone shipments…

Counterpoint, TECNO, MediaTek and Forbes Magazine Discuss Smartphone Trends Towards Premium and the Technologies Behind Them

Counterpoint Research, TECNO, MediaTek and Forbes to discuss push towards premium smartphones in Webinar to be broadcast November 22 The shift…

India TWS Shipments Double YoY in Q3 2022; Indian Brands Capture Record 79% Share

boAt grew 128% YoY to mark its nine successive quarters of lead, while Noise stood second for the fourth consecutive quarter. OnePlus bounced back…

Europe Smartphone Market Down 16% YoY in Q3 2022; Sequential Growth Hints at Stabilisation

The Europe smartphone market declined by 16% YoY to just over 40 million units in Q3 2022 as ongoing economic challenges placed further constraints…

ADAS Penetration Crosses 70% in US in H1 2022, Level 2 Share at 46.5%

The share of Level 2 cars in the US’ total car sales increased to 46.5% in H1 2022. Toyota and Honda led the Level 2 segment with 24% and 14% shares…

Indonesia’s Q3 2022 Smartphone Shipments Down 21% YoY on Macro Concerns; Good Q4 Seen

The <$250 price band took the hardest hit. OPPO led the market followed closely by Samsung and vivo. The $500-$699 price band grew 134%. Online…

Apple will ‘take years’ to diversify away from China, says Counterpoint Research

Apple will take years to diversify its China factories, as China’s Covid-19 lockdown persists and temporarily reduced iPhone 14 production, said Jeff…

Quarterly Firsts: India Smartphone Shipments Show YoY Q3 Decline, iPhone Model Tops India Shipment Chart

India’s smartphone shipments declined 11% YoY in Q3 2022 to reach over 45 million units. Xiaomi led the market with a 21% shipment share, closely…

The area where Foxconn’s Zhengzhou factory is located implements static management for seven days to curb the spread of the epidemic

Ivan Lam, a senior analyst at research firm Counterpoint Research, said that Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant was the first to assemble new and high-end…