Mobile device
  • Global tablet market – 4Q 2018

    Tuesday 26 February 2019
    Total global tablet shipments came to 42.67 million units in fourth-quarter 2018, down 2.3% quarter-over-quarter and 7.2% year-over-year.
  • Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2018

    Tuesday 26 February 2019
    Taiwan's handset shipments rose 3.3% sequentially, but slid 8.6% on year to arrive at 22.53 million units in the fourth quarter of 2018.
  • Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2018

    Thursday 31 January 2019
    Taiwan-based notebook makers failed to see a boost in demand during the traditional peak season in fourth-quarter 2018, recording weaker-than-expected shipments that dipped 0.1% sequentially and 3.8% on year to arrive at 31.41 million units.
  • Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2018

    Thursday 15 November 2018
    Taiwan's handset shipments increased 5.5% sequentially, but dropped 6.8% on year to come to 21.8 million units in the third quarter of 2018.
  • Global tablet market – 3Q 2018

    Tuesday 13 November 2018
    According to Digitimes Research statistics, global tablet shipments totaled 44.89 million units in third-quarter 2018, up 21.1% on quarter and 6.1% on year thanks to high season effects.
  • Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2018

    Tuesday 13 November 2018
    Taiwan's notebook shipments grew 4.3% sequentially but decreased 4.7% on year in the third quarter of 2018, as Intel's CPU shortages affected vendors' overall order placements.
  • The notebook market will face unfavorable conditions in 2019 on both the supply side and demand side. Total shipments may dip further below the level seen in 2018.
  • According to Digitimes Research statistics, as large-size smartphones continue to erode sales of 9-inch and smaller tablets, especially white-box tablets that are generally smaller, global tablet shipments will further slide.
  • Taiwan handsets - 2Q 2018

    Friday 24 August 2018
    Taiwan handset shipments increased 16.1% sequentially and 0.3% on year to arrive at 20.66 million units in the second quarter.
  • Global tablet market – 2Q 2018

    Thursday 16 August 2018
    Global tablet shipments arrived at 37.08 million units in second-quarter 2018, up 13.6% on quarter and 11% on year.
  • Taiwan notebooks – 2Q 2018

    Friday 10 August 2018
    Taiwan's notebook shipments performed better than expected in the second quarter of 2018, increasing 11.4% sequentially and down only 3.3% on year.
  • 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.
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  • 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.
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