Mobile Phones

Comprehensive coverage of mobile handsets and smartphones


A broad package containing five-year forecasts and quarterly analysis of market trends, in-depth reports of recent developments and insights into financial results and news events. This service offers optional pricing reports and database access.

Market Forecast: Mobile Phones

The Mobile Phone forecast provides a five-year outlook, including the current year, of shipments of smartphones and non-smartphones. It covers North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, China, India and the remaining Asia–Pacific regions. The forecast provides splits by technology (CDMA, GSM, WCDMA, LTE, 5G). The forecast also looks at the installed base of devices in total and split into smartphone and non-smartphone, and figures are given for the global sell-in value. Read more...

Quarterly Market Analysis: Mobile Phones

This quarterly report provides a summary of the performance of the global mobile phone market in terms of shipments and market shares. It analyses the performance of the leading mobile device manufacturers and provides an outlook for each. Every quarterly issue includes five quarters of data and an outlook for the coming quarter and full year. Read more...

Instant Insights

Our Instant Insights service lets clients stay abreast of developments in the mobile world. Focusing on company results and planned events as well as unscheduled developments, the service provides subscribers with a brief summary of the event and concise analysis from our global team of experts. Read more...

Hotline

The CCS Insight Hotline analyses key industry trends and events on a weekly basis. It draws on the extensive knowledge and experience of the CCS Insight research team. Reports examine significant strategic actions by device manufacturers, mobile network operators and other associated players in the mobile and wireless value chain. These include companies such as Internet players entering the mobile space as well as content and service providers delivering solutions for mobile users. Read more...

Wholesale Phone Pricing

The Wholesale Pricing service provides estimated operator transfer prices for hundreds of mobile handsets. It also features a comparative database of handset specifications, allowing users to instant chart the differences between phone models. Read more...

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