Pyramid Previews

  • Research in Focus: Smartphones 16 May 2014 More than half of the world’s smartphones were sold in emerging markets in 2012. Globally, unit sales grew at a CAGR of 52.7% between 2008 and 2012, reaching 641m. Looking forward, smartphone sell-through will increase at a CAGR of 18.3% through 2017, reaching 1.5bn units. Global handset sell-through, meanwhile, reached 1.6bn units in 2012. We project that the figure will rise to 2.3bn by 2017, tr…
  • From Digital Content to M-Wallets: M-Payment Strategies for Operators 25 July 2013 This report critically assesses the involvement of mobile operators in the m-payment value chain and the opportunity the ecosystem presents. It is structured around 10 operator case studies, each outlining the success factors of particular mobile payment strategies implemented by service providers worldwide. Besides examining the m-payment business models adopted by operators in different geograph…
  • Cellular M2M Connections 23 January 2013 Cellular M2M Connections looks at the developments in the cellular M2M market, providing in-depth country, regional and application-level forecasts underpinned by an in-depth analysis of some of the key drivers and challenges that the market faces: This is of particular importance given the variance in forecasts available. More information about this report...