Global Premium Market Declines 6% YoY in Q2 2019

The global premium market sell-through declined 6% year-on-year (YoY) in Q2 2019, making it the second consecutive quarter of shrinking volumes in…

Transforming Two Wheeler Rides with Connected Technology

As the automotive industry veers towards digitalization, vehicle telematics solutions are transforming connected two-wheelers (2W) from concept to…

Apple iPhone & Apple Watch Price Drop – A Strategic Masterstroke!

Come the Fall season, Apple is all geared up to roll out its latest innovations and offerings for more than a billion of its user base globally. Once…

Playing in the Clouds

Cloud gaming is getting a lot of attention. While many companies have been quietly pursuing this concept for years now, like OTOY Inc., recent…

IFA2019 – Mid-Range Smartphones Get Some Much-Needed Attention

In the smartphone market, a lot of emphasis is given to flagship products – they are the ones that tend to receive the first release of new…

PS 4 Dualshock

Game Console Market Set for a Leap in 2020

A game console is a high-tech gadget primarily designed for consumers to play computer games at home in contrast to home PCs or arcade machines.…

Samsung DS is Ready to Ride the 5G Wave

Samsung DS (Device Solution) is ready to unleash the huge potential of 5G and IoT, with comprehensive upgrades to the mobile processor, Neural…

Tim Cook on stage at Apple’s September 10, 2019 event.

What Apple Announced in the Steve Jobs Theatre

Apple had its yearly pilgrimage to the orchard above the Apple campus to announce new hardware. As usual, the Steve Jobs Theatre was packed with both…

Manufacturing Factory

Sight Machine: Using AI to Redefine Manufacturing Analytics

Sight Machine, a San Francisco based manufacturing analytics startup, is aiming to disrupt the manufacturing sector by providing an AI manufacturing…

Rising UFS Shipments Opens Up Opportunity for Western Digital and Toshiba Memory Corporation

The share of eMCP in mobile memory unit shipments has declined for the fourth consecutive quarter in Q2 2019 to 58.9% from 65.4% in Q2 2018,…

Post-Event Coverage: 5G Leadership Summit, Mumbai

Our Research Director, Neil Shah attended the 5G India Leadership Summit in Mumbai moderating a panel on the creation of a device ecosystem for…

ET-Auto, 2019 Vinay Piparsania

Post-Event Coverage: 4th ET Auto Retail Forum, New Delhi, 2019

In a backdrop of possibly the worst downtrend the Indian industry has experienced in recent times, our Consulting Director, Vinay Piparsania was…

Security

Android Security Updates: An Important Element of Device Hygiene That Device Makers Often Miss

Consumers store more personal data on smartphones than any other device. But many are unaware of how risky this can be. Few consumers in our research…

Ti Automotive 2019

Post Event Coverage: TI Automotive 2019, Pune

Our Research Director, Neil Shah moderated a panel on “Automotive Telematics & IoT for New Era of Mobility” at TI Automotive in Pune. Following…

Transsion Holdings’ Journey to an IPO: Strengths and Challenges

Transsion Holdings, the top mobile phone OEM in the African market, plans to go public and list its shares on Shanghai’s tech-focused STAR Market.…

Global Smartphone Shipments Market Share Q2 2019

INFOGRAPHIC: Q2-2019 | MOBILE MARKET MONITOR

Our Q2-2019 Market Monitor report has been published. We release one Infographic in each quarter to summarize the handset and smartphone market…

5G Infrastructure – Share More, Plan Less

As 5G networks roll out globally, operators and administrators are seeking ways to accelerate the benefits of the new technology, while keeping…

ecommerce

The Rise of Pinduoduo: The New E-Commerce Challenger in China

It came as a surprise when Pinduoduo, a four-year-old e-commerce platform, started to challenge the duopoly of JD.com and Alibaba in China. Founded…