The Chinese smartphone market saw the decline for the first time in 2017, thereby suppressing the year-on-year growth of the global market to merely 1.7%. Bolstered by some emerging technologies such as edge-to-edge screen design and AI, the global market's sales volume is anticipated to grow slowly to 1.57 billion units in 2018. This report provides an overview of the global smartphone market and the insights we gained by examining the nascent trends of smartphones, brands, and smartphone application processors.
Development of the global smartphone market, touching on its market volume forecast for the period 2018-2022 and market share by branded vendors for the period 2016-2018.
Summary of three new trends observed at the MWC 2018.
Specifications of smartphones unveiled by major brands, such as Samsung, Sony, LG, ASUS, Nokia, and Vivo.
Detailed outline of features of smartphones from Samsung, Nokia, ASUS, Sony, and Vivo.
Development of new smartphone application processors from Samsung such as the Exynos 9810, Qualcomm, MediaTek, and Huawei, and includes spec comparison tables.
1. Development of the Global Smartphone Market
2. New Smartphone Trends: Overview
3. New Smartphone Trends: Major Brands
4. Development of New Smartphone Application Processors