China smartphone market and industry – 3Q 2019Thursday 21 November 2019
Smartphone shipments by China-based vendors in third-quarter 2019 came to a total of above 180 million units, down 2.5% on quarter and 5.3% on year.
Global smartphone shipment forecast, 2020 and beyondMonday 14 October 2019
Global smartphone shipments will continue to decline for the second year in 2019. Although emerging markets have demand coming from feature phone users switching to smartphones, it takes longer for consumers in mature markets to upgrade their phones, resulting...
China smartphone market and industry – 2Q 2019Friday 16 August 2019
Smartphone shipments by China-based vendors in second-quarter 2019 topped 180 million units, soaring 26.7% on quarter and 5.6% on year.
Already detrimental to Huawei's smartphone business, the US ban will impact the telecom and enterprise equipment market in the long runWednesday 12 June 2019
With Huawei already stocking up on crucial components, the US Commerce Department's ban will not stop Huawei from providing its products and services in the short term. However, the ban has spooked consumers, enterprises and telecom operators, shaking their confidence...
China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2019Friday 24 May 2019
Smartphone shipments to China slid to 71.7 million units, down 31.3% on quarter and 16.7% on year in first-quarter 2019.
China smartphone market and industry - 4Q 2018Tuesday 12 February 2019
China smartphone market experienced a sluggish fourth-quarter in 2018 amid a weakening economy, instead of strong domestic demand in the period - traditionally a high season.
China smartphone market and industry – 3Q 2018Tuesday 13 November 2018
Having ramped up their combined smartphone shipments by 6.5% on year to 192 million units in the third quarter of 2018, China-based vendors are likely to see a single-digit shipment decrease in the fourth quarter due to weakening demand in the domestic market...
Global smartphone shipment forecast, 2019 and beyondMonday 22 October 2018
Digitimes Research estimates global smartphone shipments will not be able to break through the 1.5 billion unit mark by 2019 as 5G communication has yet to spur a wave of upgrades and the 4G smart feature phone ecosystem has yet to complete.
China smartphone market and industry – 2Q 2018Thursday 9 August 2018
Shipments to the China market rebounded to a level above 90 million units in second-quarter 2018, with an on-quarter growth nearing 10%, according to Digitimes Research statistics.
5G user base is expected to exceed 1.1 billion by 2025, but market unlikely to see boom as fast as that for 4GThursday 7 June 2018
Digitimes Research estimates the number of 5G users will reach 1.14 billion by 2025 to account for 13.4% of all mobile service subscribers.
China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2018Wednesday 16 May 2018
Digitimes Research's study of the smartphone supply chain and market in China shows that first-quarter 2018 smartphone shipments to the China market fell below 90 million units, down 34% on quarter and 13.4% on year due to a number of reasons.
China smartphone market and industry – 4Q 2017Monday 12 February 2018
China-based smartphone vendors shipped a total of 199.8 million phones to both the domestic and overseas markets in the fourth quarter of 2017, up nearly 10% on quarter but only showing a single digit growth from the corresponding period of 2016.
Taiwan handset shipments to post single-digit sequential growth 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 21 November 2019
Handset shipments by Taiwan's brand vendors and ODMs are expected to grow by a single-digit rate sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2019 after seeing their combined shipments edge up 3% on quarter to 14.21 million units...
5G commercial service to gain momentum in 2020, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 18 November 2019
The scale of 5G commercial services will gain momentum in 2020, fueled by new business opportunities arising from the growing 5G FWA (fixed wireless access) market and significant growth in the number of end market devices...
Top-5 notebook vendors see shipments dip 13% in October, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 15 November 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments slip 13% on month in October 2019, better than that of the same month a year ago, thanks to some lingering seasonal demand and some brand vendors' strong...
China smartphone sales down in 3Q19, Digitimes Research figures showWednesday 13 November 2019
Sales of smartphones in China retreated 7.5% sequentially in the third quarter of 2019 after registering a sequential 22.4% growth in the previous quarter, Digitimes Research has found. On a yearly basis, third-quarter...
Korea memory-IC industry output value rises 5.5% in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 11 November 2019
The production value of South Korea's memory chip industry increased 5.5% sequentially to KRW19.8 trillion (US$17.06 billion) in the third quarter of 2019, according to Digitimes Research.
Taiwan top-3 foundries to see combined revenue hit another record high in 4Q19Thursday 7 November 2019
Combined revenues of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) are expected to hit another record-high level in the fourth quarter of...
Sony, Samsung competing head to head in CIS sector, Digitimes Research saysTuesday 5 November 2019
Sony and Samsung Electronics have been competing head to head in the CMOS image sensor (CIS) market in order to maintain their leadership, using their respective technology advantages, according to Digitimes Research.
Smartphone AP shipments to China to continue falling in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 5 November 2019
Shipments of smartphone application processors (APs) to China are forecast to decline 4.6% on year in the fourth quarter of 2019, following a decline of 9.4% in the third quarter from a year earlier to 210 million units...
Global tablet shipments to rise 4.5% on year in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 4 November 2019
Global tablet shipments for the fourth quarter of 2019 are expected to increase 4.5% on year to the same level as recorded in the third quarter as both Apple and non-Apple brand vendors are likely to see their shipments...
Taiwan large-size LCD panel shipments up slightly in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 4 November 2019
Shipment of large-size LCD panels (9-inch and above) by Taiwan's makers (excluding Sharp) edged up 2.1% sequentially to 59.3 million units in the third quarter of 2019 due mainly to advanced shipments by clients in light...
Global LCD panel shipment forecast, 2020 and beyondThursday 24 October 2019
Global small- to medium-size LCD panel shipments are estimated to drop from 2020 to 2024, while large-size ones will continue enjoying growths through 2020, but start slipping in 2021.
Global mobile device shipment forecasts, 2020 and beyond: Smartphones, notebooks and tabletsFriday 18 October 2019
Notebooks, smartphones and tablets are expected to see mixed shipment performances in 2019. Notebook shipments will grow mildly while smartphones and tablets will both see shipments drop. In 2020, only smartphone shipments are expected to grow.
Taiwan semiconductor foundry sector, 2Q19Friday 23 August 2019
According to Digitimes Research's observation, with global market demand on a moderate increase in second-quarter 2019, Taiwan-based semiconductor foundries showed recovery. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics Corporation...