Counterpoint Research

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South Africa's smartphone market grew

A new report states that South Africa's smartphone shipments grew by 7% in 2018 as compared to 2017. Although Samsung is still the leading smartphone brand despite dropping shipments by 1%, Mobicel comes in at a surprising second place at 16%.

Africa's growing smartphone market

According to a new report released about the smartphone market in Africa and the Middle East, over 70% of the total smartphones sold in the region during the first quarter of 2019 were in the sub-$150 price segment.

4 ways a phone with artificial intelligence can enhance your life right now

Research released last month has revealed that 33% of smartphones will be enabled with artificial intelligence (AI) by 2020. You don’t have to wait three years to experience the future though. This year saw the release of the first on-device artificial intelligence phones. Artificial intelligence looks set to change

Huawei Is Now The World's 2nd Largest Smartphone Brand Ahead Of Apple

Huawei has surpassed Apple as the world's second largest smartphone brand, with Samsung in first place. This is according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s research. This is based on smartphone sales for June and July 2017 where Huawei consistently shipped more smartphones than Apple. Furthermore, based on Counterpoint's