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Good Times for the Smart Wearables Market

The smart wearables market continues to benefit from people’s focus on health, fitness and well-being. CCS Insight expects shipments of wearables to grow 20% in 2021, when over 230 million…

Extended Reality Is on the Path to Growth

Strong interest in extended reality by businesses and solid sales of Oculus Quest 2 to consumers lift adoption of extended reality devices in 2021. CCS Insight forecasts that 70 million…

5G Prospects Remain Strong Despite Pandemic Drag

Worldwide connections to 5G networks will triple in 2021 to 670 million. The technology is on the verge of becoming mainstream in some advanced markets. CCS Insight forecasts 3.6 billion…

Richard Webb Joins CCS Insight to Lead Telecom Network Research

CCS Insight appoints Richard Webb as Director, Network Infrastructure. Richard will lead the company’s telecom networks practice and strengthen its research in other disciplines. CCS Insight continues to invest and…

Weak Outlook for Mobile Phones in 2021 Before Recovery in 2022

Latest forecast predicts mobile phone shipments in 2021 will remain lower than in the pre-pandemic 2019, dented by macroeconomic weakness and component shortages. These obstacles are set to be overcome…

Virtual Reality Gets a Boost during the Pandemic

CCS Insight consumer survey finds that owners of virtual reality headsets have increasingly turned to their devices for entertainment during the Covid-19 pandemic. VR headset owners are extremely engaged with…

Healthy Outlook for Wearables As Users Focus on Fitness and Well-Being

The smart wearables market recorded strong growth in 2020 as users in some markets focussed on well-being, fitness and activity tracking as a result of the pandemic. CCS Insight expects…

CCS Insight Prepares for Next Phase of Growth

Leadership team strengthened as Geoff Blaber becomes CEO Founder Shaun Collins appointed as Executive Chairman New cost benchmarking product portfolio and graduate scheme unveiled New CEO Appointed London, 10 February…

High-Street Phone Shops Set to Transform as Pandemic Accelerates Shift Online

Consumers have become increasingly confident buying mobile phones online and see less need to try before they buy The pandemic will trigger indelible changes in the role of bricks-and-mortar mobile…

Shaun Collins Leads GLOMO Awards Body for Fourth Year

London, 18 January 2021: Shaun Collins, CEO of CCS Insight has again been appointed as head judge for the GSMA’s Global Mobile (GLOMO) Awards 2020. The GLOMO Awards programme is…