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May 25, 2016, 14:15 ET Gender Plays Key Role In Smartphone Battery Drain, Says Strategy Analytics

 New research from Strategy Analytics' AppOptix Telemetry Intelligence Platform reveals that females experience higher battery drain than...


May 25, 2016, 10:07 ET STRATEGY ANALYTICS: 1 in 8 homes in North America to own an Ultra HD TV by end 2016

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, more than 11 million North American homes will own an Ultra HD TV by the...


May 06, 2016, 04:00 ET Britons to spend more on online video than DVDs for first time

 This year, for the first ever time, Britons will spend more on video streaming subscriptions and film/TV downloads than on buying and renting...


May 02, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics: NXP Tops Automotive Semiconductor Vendor Rankings

The Strategy Analytics report, "Automotive Semiconductor Vendor 2015 Vendor Market Shares" reveals that NXP achieved a 14.2% share of...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:15 ET Strategy Analytics: IoT 2016 Merger & Acquisition Activity Off to a Fast Start; Already Eclipsing 2015's Record Run Rate

Strategy Analytics new Report "IoT 2016 Merger and Acquisition (M&A)  Activity Accelerates" finds that there were nearly two dozen...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:32 ET Strategy Analytics: China Smartphone Shipments Decline 5 Percent in Q1 2016

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, China smartphone shipments declined 5 percent annually to hit 105 million units in...


Apr 28, 2016, 09:07 ET Tablets Had Worst Quarter Since 2012, says Strategy Analytics

The global tablet market began 2016 just as 2015 left off, down. Tablet shipments fell 10% to 46.5 million units during the Q1 2016,...


Apr 27, 2016, 22:52 ET Strategy Analytics: Global Smartphone Shipments Decline 3 Percent in Q1 2016

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone shipments fell 3 percent annually to reach 335 million units...


Apr 27, 2016, 18:07 ET STRATEGY ANALYTICS: Apple Watch Slips to 52 Percent Global Smartwatch Marketshare in Q1 2016

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartwatch shipments grew 223 percent annually to reach 4.2 million units in...


Apr 07, 2016, 11:30 ET STRATEGY ANALYTICS: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive & Sony PlayStation VR Will Dominate $895 Million Virtual Reality Headset Market in 2016 on Just 13% of Unit Shipments

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics global virtual reality headset revenues will reach $895 million in 2016 with...


Apr 07, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics: Semi-Autonomous Vehicles Provide Impetus To Interior Camera Driver Monitoring

Most driver monitoring is currently inferred from existing sensors fitted to the vehicle, as mandated for antilock brake and electronic stability...


Mar 16, 2016, 10:35 ET Strategy Analytics: Global Business Tablet Shipments will Grow to 110.2 Million Units in 2020 at a 6% CAGR

 As tablets continue to become more established workplace tools, the pressure on IT departments to enable the practice of BYOD and...


Mar 16, 2016, 10:05 ET Strategy Analytics: The Worldwide Business Tablet Market Reached 26.3 Million Unit Shipments in Q4 2015

 According to the Strategy Analytics Mobile Workforce Strategies (MWS) latest report, "Global Business Tablet Quarterly Tracking Q4 2015", the...


Mar 15, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics: Phablet Owners Driven by Enhanced Multimedia Experiences

 Enhanced media and productivity drive phablet owners to buy devices with larger screens.  Findings in a new report from the Mobile Device...


Mar 09, 2016, 14:05 ET Strategy Analytics: Worldwide Business Smartphone Shipments Reached 116.8 Million Units Shipped In Q4 2015, an Increase Of 24.3% from the Previous Quarter

 Worldwide business smartphone shipments reached 116.8 million units in Q4 2015, an increase of 24.3% from the previous quarter, and 12.7%...


Mar 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Strategy Analytics: Mobile NFC Payments Growth (Finally) on the Horizon

Mobile payments made via NFC-enabled handsets will approach $240 Billion in total value by 2021, according to a new Strategy Analytics forecast...


Mar 09, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics Wi-Fi Report: Rapid Growth of 802.11ad WiGig Expected in 2016

 Products using the fastest available Wi-Fi, 802.11ad, will ship in a growing number of products this year, offering users wireless 4K UHD...


Mar 08, 2016, 14:05 ET Strategy Analytics: Global Business Smartphone Sales Will Grow to 606 Million in 2020

According to the Strategy Analytics Mobile Workforce Strategies (MWS) latest report, "Global Business Smartphone Shipment Forecast Q4 2015," the...


Mar 08, 2016, 10:02 ET Chromecast takes 35% of the 42 million unit Global Digital Media Streamer Market in 2015, says Strategy Analytics

Amazon, Apple, Google and Roku accounted for more than 8 out of every 10 Digital Media Streamer shipments worldwide in 2015,...


Feb 23, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics: Unlocked Smartphones Made Up 9% of Total Smartphone Volumes in US in 2015

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, US unlocked smartphones shipments grew 140 percent annually to hit a...


Feb 18, 2016, 18:00 ET Strategy Analytics: Global Smartwatch Shipments Overtake Swiss Watch Shipments in Q4 2015

 According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartwatch shipments reached 8.1 million units in Q4 2015, compared with 7.9...


Feb 18, 2016, 10:08 ET Strategy Analytics: China's MVNOs Prepare for Breakthrough 2016

China's Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) recorded 10x growth in subscriber numbers in 2015, though their 20 million strong...


Feb 17, 2016, 10:15 ET Strategy Analytics: Tablet Apps Processor Revenue Declined 33 Percent in 2015

 The global tablet Applications Processor (AP) market declined 33 percent year-over-year to reach $2.7 billion in 2015, according to a report...


Feb 17, 2016, 10:10 ET Strategy Analytics: Smartphone Apps Processor Revenue Declined 4 Percent in 2015 to Reach $20.1 Billion

 The global smartphone Applications Processor (AP) market declined 4 percent year-over-year to reach $20.1 billion in 2015,...


Feb 17, 2016, 10:07 ET Strategy Analytics: Baseband Revenue Declines 5 Percent in 2015

 The global cellular baseband processor market declined 5 percent year-over-year to reach $21.1 billion in 2015, according to...