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Businesses are hinting at 5G rollout delays

The extent of the impact is likely to vary by region, however. While most companies agree that Europe’s 5G rollout is likely to face delays, other…

Global Smartphone Shipments Plummet Below 300Mn

The global smartphone market declined the fastest ever, -13% YoY, during the quarter 5G smartphone shipment share increased to 8% in Q1 2020 from 1%…

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China’s smartphone sales decline 22 per cent in first quarter, only Huawei bucks the trend

Smartphone sales in China saw the largest year-on-year decline ever in the first quarter of the year, according to Hong Kong-based research firm…

China Smartphone Sales Underwent the Highest YoY Decline in Q1 2020, But 5G Smartphone Sales Grew by 120% Sequentially

China's Smartphone sales fell by 22% YoY (Year-on-Year) in Q1 2020. Except for Huawei, all major OEMs underwent YoY decline. However,5G smartphone…

ET telecom Webinar

Webinar: COVID-19: Way Forward for Handset Brands in India

Our Associate Director Tarun Pathak will be speaking at the ET Telecom Webinar on April 30th 2020 at 11 AM-12 PM IST. The topic of the webinar is…

Counterpoint India’s Smartphone Market Q1 2020

India’s Smartphone Market Grew a Modest 4% Annually in Q1 2020 as COVID-19 Impacted Late in the Quarter

As a result of the pandemic, overall 2020 smartphone shipments are expected to decline by 10%. Xiaomi's smartphone market share reached the highest…

Smart Home Market Poised to Grow Rapidly by 2025, Lead by Wi-Fi Connectivity Adoption

More than six-billion Wi-Fi capable smart home devices to be shipped between 2020-2025 Boston, Toronto, London, New Delhi, Beijing, Taipei, Seoul -…

India Hearables (TWS) Shipments Posted 700% YoY Growth, Led by Apple, Noise, JBL, Samsung & realme

The top three brands contributed almost half of the total shipments in 2019 realme emerged among top 5 brands within initial month of launch.…

Quint Featuring Tarun Pathak: Facebook-Jio Partnership

Quint Featuring Tarun Pathak: Facebook-Jio Partnership: All You Need To Know

Facebook has bought a minority stake in Reliance Jio which opens opportunities for both companies to collaborate in various sectors. A look at how…

Counterpoint BBC Media Quote

Coronavirus: Why are there doubts over contact-tracing apps?

What about those without compatible phones? Not everyone with a mobile phone will be able to use the apps deployed. Globally, about 25% of the active…

Counterpoint Auto Tech Review Webinar

Webinar: Recharging India’s Electric Mobility Ambition One Year Into the FAME II Scheme

Our Global Consulting Director Vinay Piparsania will be speaking at the Auto Tech Review webinar on April 23rd 2020 at 3-4 PM IST. The topic of the…

OnePlus 8 Pro marks the improbable rise of the Chinese phone maker

The Chinese company, owned by the same parent organization as fellow handset makers Oppo and Vivo, sells a tiny number of phones compared with Apple…

Counterpoint Global Smartphone AP Share

Samsung Became the Third Largest Smartphone Application Processor Vendor Globally in 2019

Samsung captured the third spot for the first time in terms of Application Processor (AP) chipset volumes in 2019. Samsung and HiSilicon (Huawei)…

NDTV Featuring Tarun Pathak Why Mobile Phones Should Be Allowed Essential Items

NDTV Featuring Tarun Pathak: Why Mobile Phones Should Be Allowed Essential Items

Watch our Associate Director, Tarun Pathak sharing his view on why mobile phones be allowed on under essentials tag during the COVID-19 lockdown.…

Samsung’s Q1 operating profit rises 3% on robust chip demand

Meanwhile, Samsung's smartphone sales remained stable thanks to its minimum exposure to the Chinese supply chain and China market demand, accounting…

Counterpoint Research Kids smartwatch

Imoo leads the Global Kids’ Smartwatch Market With 26% Market Share

Seoul, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires, San Diego April 7th, 2020 China dominates kids’ smartwatch market with 62% of global…

Counterpoint Global Online Music Streaming 2019

Global Online Music Streaming Grew 32% YoY to Cross 350 Million Subscriptions in 2019

Spotify continues to be the market leader and recorded a 23% YoY growth in total revenue during CY 2019. Music streamers are focusing on creating…

Counterpoint Research CORE Analysis - Location Platforms Customers & Partners Relationships - Mar 2020

HERE, Google & TomTom Continue to Lead Location Platform Landscape

HERE led the Counterpoint’s CORE evaluation of the location platform capabilities and effectiveness index widening the lead with Google and TomTom.…