Industry 4.0 Offers a Silver Lining to the Pandemic Cloud

COVID-19 has brought forth the power of digital transformation. To sustain and quicken the pace of this transformation after the pandemic ends,…

Counterpoint- Digital Contact Tracing are Shields from Global Pandemic

Digital Contact Tracing Effective Shield Against Pandemic

History tells us pandemics like COVID-19 can recur in some form or other. Their basic characteristics of mutating and spreading quickly among large…

Counterpoint-Blockchain, IoT to Streamline Global COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Blockchain, IoT to Streamline Global COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Blockchain-based solutions for managing secure databases for the supply chain management of the COVID-19 vaccine, along with IoT solutions such as…

Counterpoint: COVID-19 automotive market sales market

Weekly Update: COVID-19 Impact On Global Automotive Industry

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India Smartphone Market Share Q2 2020

Pent-Up Smartphone Demand after April, May Lockdown Pushes the June 2020 Volumes to Pre-COVID Levels & the Smartphone User Base in India Beyond the Half a Billion Mark

The smartphone market declined 51% YoY in Q2 2020 as April was a washout. Xiaomi led the Indian Smartphone Market with a 29% shipment share. Samsung…

5G Mobile Connections Will Cross the Milestone of 1.7 Billion in 2023

As of mid-July 2020, 93 commercial 5G networks went live across the world. Global mobile 5G connections will dramatically increase to over 1.7…

Counterpoint Research-UK Six in Ten surveyed hearable users Plan for TWS Within a Year

UK: Six in Ten Surveyed Hearable Users Plan To Buy TWS Within a Year

One in two respondents plans on having ANC in their next TWS device. Apple and BOSE are the most preferred brands for future TWS purchases.  New…

Smartphone Consume Behaviour during COVID-19

One in Every Three Smartphone Users Will Cut Spending by 10% or More on Their Next Smartphone

One in three respondents to our survey is intending to cut spending by 10% when making their next smartphone purchase, according to our latest…

COVID-19 Weighs on European Smartphone Market in Q1 2020

The viral outbreak followed by lockdowns caused the Europe smartphone market to contract by 7% YoY and 23% QoQ Apple remained resilient while Huawei…

Fingerprint Cards: Big Opportunity in Biometric Payment Cards and Under-display Smartphones Sensors

It has been exactly a year since Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints) announced that it had shipped one billion fingerprint sensors since its inception.…

Counterpoint Research: Apple iPhone Sales Suffer Due to COVID-19; Services and Wearables Come to the Rescue

Apple iPhone Sales Suffer Due to COVID-19; Services and Wearables Come to the Rescue

Apple showed it is resilient and has revenue diversification during these extraordinary COVID-19 times. The company saw iPhone volumes decline 7% but…

Counterpoint Qualcomm's Results Quantifies Global Handset Slowdown Due To COVID-19, Limited Impact to 5G Expectations

Qualcomm’s Results Quantifies the Global Handset Slowdown Due To COVID-19, but Limited Impact to 5G Expectations

Qualcomm announced its March quarter earnings. Results were quite solid considering the once-in-a-lifetime global economic slowdown caused by…

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…

Will Growth of Smartphone ODMs Stagnate Under the COVID-19 Crisis?

According to the latest research from Counterpoint’s ODM/IDH/EMS tracker, shipments from ODM/IDH companies grew by 4% y/y (year-on-year) in 2019…

Counterpoint Drones Covid 19

Drones Prove Their Value In The Battle Against COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to spread. With the need for physical distancing drones and robots are finding new applications. Various drones, from small to…

Counterpoint Short-Term Impact of COVID-19 on the US Market 2020

Short-Term Impact of COVID-19 on the US Market 2020

Overview: The United States has become one of the hardest hit countries in terms of COVID-19 with over 200,000 cases. The virus has had a major…

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…