CES 2019 - Smartphones: Highlights & Market Overview

January 23, 2019  | Subscribers Only

Gerrit Schneemann Gerrit Schneemann Sr Research Analyst, Smartphone
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Key Take-Aways 

•Wait for Mobile World Congress in February 2019.
 
•New form factors on display: dot-cut(Hole) displays, foldable screens and handsets with two screens.
 
•Hype surrounding 5G continues where it left off last year.
 
•Huawei presented many of its stand-out smartphone models, even though they are not available in the US.
  • New Honor View 20 and latest Mate and P-series devices on display.
•Royole showed its FlexPai flexible-display smartphone.
 
•TCL is shifting brand strategy and technology implementation to take better advantage of TV hardware capabilities.
 
•Notably, Sony did not focus on handsets at all during its press conference or on the booth.

Gerrit Schneemann

Sr Research Analyst, Smartphone

Gerrit Schneemann has been following the location based services and applications market for the last six years. As part of the Portables & LBS service, he has followed the rise and decline of the portable navigation device (PND) market and is now focusing on how location has become an integral part of the mobile value chain.

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