China’s Smartphone Shipments Shrink in Q3’23

by Emory Kale

Honor returned to the top market share position at 18% on shipments of 11.8 million units, benefitting from product and channel strengths.

Tags:Apple| Canalys| China| Honor| Huawei| Market Data| Oppo| Smartphones| Vivo| Xiaomi

Middle East Smartphone Market One Bright Spot in Year of Decline

by Shawnee Blackwood

Both Apple and Samsung observed declines in premium segment smartphone shipments due to cautious consumer spending and a surge in interest for budget alternatives.

Tags:Apple| Canalys| Honor| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| Oppo| realme| Samsung| smartphone| TCL| Transsion| Vivo| Xiaomi

How Close Are We to the Post-iPhone Era?

by Omid Rahmat

The most compelling reason to replace or upgrade a smartphone may be the display technology. Is that true or are we just in a tech slump, plain and simple?

Tags:Apple| foldables| Honor| Samsung| Smartphones

Visionox Seeks Local Government Aid Amid Financial Woes

by Omid Rahmat

The tl;dr version: Chinese panel manufacturer Visionox is seeking financial assistance from local government by requesting share purchases as the company faces a possible nine quarters of straight losses. While there were rumors that …

Tags:AMOLED| BOE| Honor| Huawei| OLED| Visionox| Xiaomi