This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

The Global Smartphone Industry: A New Era Of Competition And Major Players' Strategies

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Global Smartphone Industry: A New Era of Competition and Major Players' Strategies

Amid the global economic uncertainties, it is anticipated that global Smartphone shipment volume will still witness a 27% year-on-year growth to around 868.0 million units in 2013. However, the global Smartphone industry is highly concentrated such that the combined revenue share of Apple and Samsung is expected to have reached around 60% and the combined profit share around 95% in 2012, thereby leaving only 5% of profits to be shared by other Smartphone branded vendors. This report profiles the development of the global Smartphone industry in 2012, examines strategies of five major groups in the industry and provides an insight into the future outlook of the industry while pointing out feasible product strategies to be put in place by other Smartphone brands, aside from Apple and Samsung, in order to seize a larger piece of the market-pie. Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Development of the Global Smartphone Industry

1.1 Mature Markets Remain Overshadowed; Emerging Markets Grow at Slow Pace

1.2 Telecom Operators Reducing Subsidy Amount and Period

1.3 Telecom Operators Prioritize Apple and Samsung over Other Vendors

2.New Competition in the Smartphone Industry

2.1 Global Branded Vendors

2.2 Regional Branded Vendors

2.3 Mobile Operating System Suppliers

2.4 Networking Service Suppliers

2.5 PC Branded Vendors

3. Outlook for the Smartphone Industry in 2013

3.1 Strategies of Other Smartphone Branded Vendors

3.1.1 Marketing Innovation Key Success Factor

3.1.2 Increased Specialization through Collaboration with EMS

3.1.3. Low-price Market Competition to Intensify in 2013

3.1.4 Mergers and Acquisitions to Tap Fast-growing Mobile Device Market

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,888.35 +168.43 0.95%
S&P 500 2,102.63 +22.22 1.07%
NASDAQ 5,156.3060 +47.64 0.93%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs