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Monthly Market Pulse - June 2013

Jul 16, 2013 |

June sell through was weak as the market dropped 6% compared to May. The US market dropped 5% and the Chinese market dropped almost 10%. It was a mixed picture in Europe as the economy is still weak. Sell-in however was fairly flat and the inventory level is the highest in 2 years. This will be troublesome in the second half of this year.
Smartphones were almost 60% of the market and Android share reached 80% for the first time.
Samsung’s handset market share stopped at 28% and smartphone market share actually dropped as tier 2 local vendors grew. Nokia continues to lose share in both smartphones and feature phones. LG, HTC and Sony show improved performance. Local vendors continue their advance in Emerging Markets...

< Table of Contents >
■ Key Tekeaways
 Monthly Topic: Local smartphone brands emerging
 The Market
   - Market Sizing - Demand and Supply
   - O/S landscape
   - Market by Price band 
 Competitive Landscape
   - Country Analysis: US/China/Korea/Japan
   - Market share by Price band
   - Vendor Analysis: revenue structures
 Features and Specs
   - Hardware trends and feature adoption rates
   - Average feature sets
   - Vendor market share by feature set 
 Hit model lists for major vendors, globally


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