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%.
China smartphone market and industry – 4Q 2016Saturday 18 February 2017
Digitimes Research estimates overall fourth-quarter 2016 shipments from China-based smartphone firms were 181.8 million units with an on-quarter increase of 4.4% and an on-year increase of 12.8%.
China smartphone market and industry – 3Q 2016Tuesday 13 December 2016
Smartphone shipments in the China market reached 112.3 million units in the third quarter, up 5.8% on year and 5.2% on quarter. China-based telecom carriers continued to offer subsidies to encourage existing 2G or 3G service users to switch to a 4G service and...
SK Telecom to lead initial commercial 5G operations in KoreaMonday 11 March 2019
As Korea will adopt 4G LTE-based non-standalone (NSA) architecture for its initial commercial 5G operations, SK Telecom (SKT) will have a competitive advantage over fellow companies KT and LG U+, leveraging its established,...
Four core elements to steer smart cars developmentFriday 8 March 2019
Smart cars will integrate four core elements, collectively dubbed CASE (connected, autonomous, shared and services, and electric), which has become a common goal being sought after by major automakers including Daimler,...
Taiwan top-3 foundries to see combined revenues fall in 1Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 5 March 2019
Combined revenues of Taiwan's top-3 foundries - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) - are expected to fall 23.4% sequentially and...
Taiwan monitor shipments continue rising on year in 4Q18, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 27 February 2019
Taiwan-based makers saw their combined shipments of monitors increase on year for the fourth consecutive quarter in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to Digitimes Research.
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – January 2019Friday 22 February 2019
The top-5 notebook brands saw better-than-expected results with combined shipments falling 21% on month in January 2019, as the market has entered the slow season in the first quarter, helping ease Intel CPU shortages....
China smartphone AP shipments to drop 25% in 1Q19, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 20 February 2019
Smartphone application processor (AP) shipments to China vendors in fourth-quarter 2018 declined 10% on quarter with system manufacturers adjusting shipment targets downward. As system manufacturers adjusted shipment targets...
Global notebook shipments to fall 13% in 1Q19, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 15 February 2019
Worldwide notebook shipments are forecast to decrease only 12.9% sequentially in the first quarter of 2019 as vendors are still seeing some unfulfilled demand created by the CPU shortages. The CPU shortage gap is also expected...
Worldwide AIO PC shipments slip in 2018, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 15 February 2019
Because of Intel CPU shortages and the US-China trade tensions, worldwide all-in-one (AIO) PC shipments in 2018 slipped slightly from a year ago, according to Digitimes Research.
Global smartphone AP shipments to fall for 2nd consecutive year in 2019, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 1 February 2019
Worldwide shipments of smartphone application processors are expected to fall for the second consecutive year in 2019, as the outlook for the segment has weakened by uncertainty over the lingering US-China trade dispute,...
Eureka Park: A showcase of both startup and national high-tech strengthsThursday 31 January 2019
Featuring exhibits of innovations by startup companies from all over the world, Eureka Park was the most eye-catching exhibit area of CES 2019. Many of those companies were gathered inside national pavilions and their exhibits...
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...
Global mobile device shipment forecasts, 2019 and beyond: Smartphones, notebooks and tabletsMonday 22 October 2018
This Digitimes Research Special Report offers global shipment forecasts for three major mobile device market segments - smartphones, notebooks and tablets - for the year 2019 and beyond.