Tag Archives: 2023 Smartphone Industry

Q1 US Mobile Market Report: Apple Dominates with 50%, Samsung Rises to 31%

IT Home, May 10th: According to the latest report released by market research firm Counterpoint Research, the shipment volume of smartphones in the US market in the first quarter of 2024 decreased by 8% year-on-year, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of year-on-year decline. Jeff Fieldhack, Director of Counterpoint’s North American Research, commented: “In the first … Continue reading Q1 US Mobile Market Report: Apple Dominates with 50%, Samsung Rises to 31%

Q1 2024 Top-Selling Phones: Apple & Samsung Tie, Domestic Brands Absent

The sales tracking report from Counterpoint Research shows that in the first quarter of 2024, among the top ten best-selling smartphones globally, Apple and Samsung each occupy five positions, while Chinese smartphone brands including Huawei and Xiaomi are absent from the list. Counterpoint indicates that all the smartphones in the top ten sales rankings for … Continue reading Q1 2024 Top-Selling Phones: Apple & Samsung Tie, Domestic Brands Absent

Huawei Pura70 Launch: Top Model >$1k, Design Sparks Debate

On April 18, Huawei’s terminal division announced the launch of the Huawei Pura70 series pioneer plan. The Pura 70 Ultra and Pura 70 Pro models went on sale at 10:08. On April 22, the Huawei Pura70 Pro+ and Huawei Pura 70 were officially released. The Huawei Pura70 series is priced starting at 5499 yuan, with … Continue reading Huawei Pura70 Launch: Top Model >$1k, Design Sparks Debate

Huawei Pura 70 set to debut – a design revolution?

Huawei Unveils Pura Series: A Design Revolution On the morning of April 15th, Huawei’s official Weibo account released an anticipatory video for the P70 series smartphones. In the teaser, Huawei’s Executive Director and CEO of the Consumer Business Group, Yu Chengdong, announced the official upgrade of the Huawei P series to “Huawei Pura,” marking a … Continue reading Huawei Pura 70 set to debut – a design revolution?

Q1 Global Mobile Market: Apple loses top spot, Xiaomi & Transsion surge

The rise of Android competitors is putting increasing pressure on Apple. According to media reports on April 15th, preliminary tracking data released by the International Data Corporation (IDC) showed that in the first quarter of this year, global mobile phone shipments increased to 289.4 million units, a year-on-year growth of 7.8%. The data showed that … Continue reading Q1 Global Mobile Market: Apple loses top spot, Xiaomi & Transsion surge

Chinese users replace phones after 40+ months; Apple, Samsung cut shipments.

Smartphone Industry Facing Extended Replacement Cycles According to the latest supply chain reports, the smartphone industry is still experiencing a downturn cycle, despite the anticipated wave of upgrades yet to materialize. It’s revealed that various smartphone brands have revised down their annual shipment expectations. Apart from Apple, which has confirmed a reduction in its 2024 … Continue reading Chinese users replace phones after 40+ months; Apple, Samsung cut shipments.

OPPO cuts price just 3 months after launch, now at 3035 yuan; features 16GB+1TB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.

On the surface, the manufacture of smartphones seems straightforward, but in reality, a smartphone reaching the release stage has been in development for quite some time. What we see now as the latest phones have been finalized at least three months ago. Flagship models under brands like Apple and Huawei even begin design processes over … Continue reading OPPO cuts price just 3 months after launch, now at 3035 yuan; features 16GB+1TB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.

Nubia’s Bold Move: Foldable Phones Now Half-Price, Even AI for $100

Nubia Introduces Affordable Foldable Phones and AI Features During the MWC24 earlier this year, Nubia showcased its first foldable screen product, Flip. Unlike the flagship and high-end positioning of current foldable screens, this vertically folding product takes a more budget-friendly approach overseas. On April 9th, Nubia also launched Flip domestically, with a starting price of … Continue reading Nubia’s Bold Move: Foldable Phones Now Half-Price, Even AI for $100

Honor’s Aggressive Move: 100 Pro Drops by 690 Yuan, 16GB+1TB, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Debate on Curved Screen Smartphones In the comments section below articles, debates about curved screen smartphones are often witnessed. Many individuals express strong dislike towards this design. They might be initially attracted to a phone due to its specifications and price, only to find it unacceptable because of a curved screen. However, within the current … Continue reading Honor’s Aggressive Move: 100 Pro Drops by 690 Yuan, 16GB+1TB, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

World Prestige! Glory Magic6 RSR Porsche & Supreme Edition Launch

Impressive Success of Honor in the Year of the Dragon Honor undoubtedly brought the biggest surprise to the tech community in the Year of the Dragon. At the beginning of the year, the Honor Magic6 and Honor Magic6 Pro were launched, leaving a profound impression on the market with industry-leading technologies such as the Honor … Continue reading World Prestige! Glory Magic6 RSR Porsche & Supreme Edition Launch