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.
China smartphone market and industry – 3Q 2017Monday 27 November 2017
China-based smartphone makers shipped a total of 179.2 million phones in the third quarter of 2017, down 0.4% on year and up 20.8% on quarter. The top five vendors in terms of shipment volumes were Huawei, Xiaomi, Oppo, BBK and Lenovo.
China smartphone market and industry – 2Q 2017Friday 18 August 2017
Digitimes Research estimates smartphone shipments to the China market in the second quarter of 2017 totaled 94.1 million units, maintaining a similar level to that seen in the first quarter of 2017 but down 11.8% on year.
China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2017Friday 12 May 2017
Total shipments of China-based smartphone makers in first-quarter 2017 were 134.30 million units, representing flat growth compared to first-quarter 2016 and showing an on-quarter drop of 28.8%.
Huawei cutting flagship smartphone shipments, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 19 June 2019
Following its decision to axe orders for its entry-level and low-end smartphones that use non-Kirin processors in May, Huawei also began cutting orders in early June for its flagship smartphones including the existing P30...
Worldwide top-5 notebook brands see shipment rise in May, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 17 June 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments rise 10% on month in May, a growth weaker than that of the same month a year ago. Although the US-China trade tensions have prompted notebook vendors to stock...
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – May 2019Monday 17 June 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments rise 10% on month in May, a growth weaker than that of the same month a year ago. Although the US-China trade tensions have prompted vendors to stock up extra...
Worldwide AIO PC shipments to drop further in 2019Tuesday 11 June 2019
Because of the US-China trade tensions and Intel's ongoing CPU shortages, worldwide all-in-one (AIO) PC shipments are expected to shrink 5% on year to arrive at only 12.8 million units in 2019, a weaker performance than...
Notebook vendors and ODMs brace for trade war impactTuesday 28 May 2019
Notebook vendors and their ODMs are changing their strategies trying to cope with the shockwaves of the trade war between the world's two superpowers, which has now seen the US kick off procedures for imposing extra tariffs...
Less than a quarter of Taiwan monitor shipments to be impacted by US tariff hike, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 27 May 2019
Some of Taiwan's monitor makers have begun looking for suitable production sites outside of China, as they brace for the 25% tariffs on Chinese goods. But only around 23% of Taiwan's monitor shipments are expected to be...
Samsung tablet business to benefit from US-China trade tensions, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 24 May 2019
Samsung Electronics is expected to benefit from the US placing a 25% tariff on tablets imported from China as almost all of the Korea-based vendor's tablet manufacturing is done at its plants in Vietnam and only around...
JDI seeks bailout deal to secure funds for OLED production, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 24 May 2019
With the prospects of the financially-battered Japan Display (JUI) to secure new sources of funds in the Japanese market becoming dim after the company reported its fifth consecutive yearly net loss for fiscal 2018 recently,...
Taiwan monitor shipments to grow on year in 2Q19, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 22 May 2019
Taiwan-based makers saw their combined shipments of monitors increase 5.6% on year in the first quarter of 2019, growing for the fifth consecutive quarter. Their monitor shipments are expected to continue to grow on a yearly...
China pure-play foundries to see combined output expand through 2021Monday 20 May 2019
China-based pure-play foundries will see their combined production capacity grow at a 9.6% CAGR from 14.536 million 8-inch equivalent wafers in 2018 to 19.119 million units in 2021, according to Digitimes Research.
Global AIO PC shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2019Friday 14 June 2019
Global all-in-one (AIO) PC shipments will continue shrinking in 2019, following 2018's around 2% on-year drop. With issues such as US-China trade tensions and Intel's CPU shortages, and Lenovo and Apple having been cutting their orders, Taiwan makers are also...
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2022Thursday 7 March 2019
Amid bleak outlook for downstream vendors, uncertainties surrounding the US-China trade tension, factory relocation and exchange rate volatility, global smartphone application processor (AP) shipments may experience further decline in 2019, down two years in...
Global server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2019Thursday 13 December 2018
According to Digitimes Research statistics and analyses, Taiwan-based server vendors, including suppliers of motherboards, end systems, storage devices and related network equipment, continue to enjoy growth in 2018. In terms of volume, global server shipments...