Chipset Market Share 1H 2021
By Techarc
MediaTek emerges as the preferred chipset partner for Smartphone OEMs in India
August 20, 2021

Out of total 117, 54 smartphone models were launched in 1H’21 (Jan-Jun) using a MediaTek SoC.  Qualcomm led the 5G smartphone launches with 20 out of 35 models launched using its chipset.

Even as the pandemic jitter continues to loom over the market sentiments giving shock waves to the industry along with the erratic supply-chain issues which seem not to be settling before mid of 2022, a total of 117 smartphones were launched in India in the 1st half (Jan-Jun) of 2021.

Among smartphone OEMs Samsung led with 16 launches, closely followed

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By Techarc
Third party chipset use dominates the Smartphones market in India
February 19, 2019

Mediatek led maximum Smartphone models launched (42.2%) followed by Qualcomm with 38.6% of the Smartphone models launched in 2018 using its chipset solutions.  However, the market leaders with higher sales volumes launched their Smartphones on Snapdragon by Qualcomm making it the most sold chipset in India.

Gurugram – Tuesday February 19, 2019: techARC today released its report on India Android Smartphone Chipsets for 2019. As per the report, Qualcomm is poised to further consolidate its strong market position with major Smartphone OEMs preferring it over competition in all the major growing market segments of Smartphone in India.

Sharing highlights of the report, Faisal Kawoosa, Founder & Chief Analyst, techARC said, “The 3rd party chipset usage is only going to increase with 5G as well as increasing expectations from OEMs of a chipset.

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