Samsung and Apple: Carving up the Smartphone Pie

by Omid Rahmat

Are Samsung and Apple leveraging their relationship to lock down the premium smartphone segment? If they get foldables right, probably yes.

Tags:Apple| Huawei| Microdisplays| Oppo| Samsung| showcase| Smartphones| Wearables| Xiamoi

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

Indian Smartphone Market Shows Signs of Recovery

by Shawnee Blackwood

Vendors strategically pushed new models and budget-friendly 5G options during festive sales promotions.

Tags:Canalys| India| Market Data| Oppo| realme| Samsung| smartphone| Vivo

Huawei Beats Samsung in Foldable Smartphones in Q2’23

by Shawnee Blackwood

Samsung is still the biggest brand globally and has the numbers for the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5 to look forward to.

Tags:foldables| Huawei| omdia| Oppo| Samsung| showcase| 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