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Podcast: How Xiaomi, Qualcomm are Delivering 5G, AI-based Experiences to Consumers

Mobile handsets have evolved with every new cellular generation, both in terms of form factor and capabilities. From advanced photography and…

AT&T Has a Strong Wireless Performance in 2Q 2021

AT&T Has a Strong Wireless Performance in Q2 2021

From the perspective of hardware sales, AT&T had a strong Q2 2021. Smartphone sales were up 31% YoY. The carrier sold over five million…

TOI – Times Techie Webinar – Featuring Tarun Pathak

Our Research Director Tarun Pathak will be speaking at the TOI - Times Techie Webinar on 28th July 2021. The webinar session is being organized on…

Mixed Fortunes for Ericsson and Nokia in China 5G RAN Tender

As expected, domestic vendors Huawei and ZTE were awarded the largest contracts in China Broadcasting Network (CBN) and China Mobile's recent joint…

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Budget 5G Smartphones are the New Battlegrounds for OEMs

T-Mobile Drives US 5G Competition in $100-$250 Price Band T-Mobile is pushing the envelope when it comes to budget 5G smartphones ($100-$250 band) in…

5G Devices Capture Over Two-thirds of Global Smartphone Revenue in Q1 2021

5G, the new frontier in telecommunications technology, is being adopted faster than its predecessor, 4G. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we are…

Counterpoint Research India Congress 2021

5G India Congress 2021

Our Research Vice President Neil Shah will be moderating the 5G India Congress, 2021 on 15th July 2021. Timing: Start: Thursday 15th July 2021 11:00…

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Webinar: 5G in India: Levelling Up Experiences and Accessibility

Our Research Director  Tarun Pathak had moderated the "5G in India: Levelling Up Experiences and Accessibility" event. He looked at India’s 5G…

Counterpoint Research US Connected Car Market

US Connected Car Market on Recovery Path After COVID-19; 5G Cars to Account for 27% of Market by 2025

In 2020, 92% of connected cars in the US were using 4G LTE networks. 80 million new connected cars will be added in the US during 2020-2025. San…

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The Hybridisation of Hybrid Cloud

As the corporate world experiences an accelerated digital transformation owing to fundamental changes in workplace and consumer habits, most…

Counterpoint Research Indonesia Gets Second 5G Operator but Spectrum Issues Remain

Indonesia Gets Second 5G Operator but Spectrum Issues Remain

Indosat Ooredoo has become the second telecom operator in Indonesia to offer 5G commercial services. In May this year, Telkomsel became the country’s…

Counterpoint Research Can POCO Scale New Heights as Independent Brand?

Can POCO Scale New Heights as Independent Brand?

In 2020, Xiaomi spun off POCO as an independent company. Though POCO has separate management, it utilizes Xiaomi’s R&D capabilities, supply…

Cellular IoT Module Market Q1 2021 Counterpoint

Global Cellular IoT Module Shipments up 50% YoY in Q1 2021 as Demand for 5G, LTE-Cat 1 Modules Soars

Quectel and Qualcomm maintained their top positions in the cellular IoT module vendor and chipset player market shares, respectively. Automotive,…

Open RAN Cheerleader Vodafone Plays Safe With Incumbent Vendors

Last year, Vodafone announced plans to deploy open RAN across 2,500 rural sites in the UK, in what would be the largest commitment yet by an…

Russia Online Smartphone Market Q1 2021 Counterpoint

Russia Online Smartphone Sales Grab Record 36% Share in Q1 2021

Samsung led in total smartphone sales while Xiaomi led in online channel share. M.Video-Eldorado led among online platforms, followed by Svyaznoy…

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Whitepaper – Making 5G Global: Accessibility for All

Overview: In markets where 5G has launched, the latest wireless broadband standard is shaping up to be the fastest generation of network technology…

Smartphone Market Shows Encouraging Signs in Finland, Netherlands and Denmark in Q1 2021; ASP Goes Up

OnePlus, Xiaomi Shine as Finland, Netherlands & Denmark Smartphone Markets Recover in Q1 2021

Xiaomi and OnePlus growing at Huawei's and LG's expense Samsung led all 3 markets as S21's early launch proves to be fruitful ASP Growth seen in all…

Counterpoint Research Big shake up in Chinese smartphone market 1Q 2021; OPPO, vivo top the market, realme grows fastest

Big shake up in Chinese smartphone market Q1 2021; OPPO, vivo top the market, realme grows fastest

realme’s quarterly shipments grew 82% QoQ, making it the seventh biggest brand in China’s smartphone market. OPPO, vivo topped the market as Huawei…