The IDC report said that premium smartphone shipments saw a 91 percent year-on-year growth in Q3 2020, with OnePlus, Apple, and Samsung remaining top premium brands.
The Amazon Great Indian Festival - Gifting Happiness Days and Flipkart Big Diwali Sale events are currently live in India and customers can purchase a host of products at discounted rates.
The Counterpoint Research is contradictory to a similar report from Canalys, which says that Xiaomi remains on the top spot in the Indian smartphone market.
Amazon has said that this year's Great Indian Festival sale witnessed the biggest ever opening.
Realme launched the Narzo 20 series of smartphones earlier this month. Realme Narzo 20 Pro went on sale for the first time last week.
The increase in online channels share was due to a shift in consumer behaviour, who are now preferring contact-less shopping experience and practicing social distancing amid the pandemic.
Flipkart is also hosting its own sale, the Big Saving Days, to take on Amazon's Prime Day sale. Here are some of the best smartphones that you should look out during the sale.
Over the short-term, the mobile market will improve in mid-Q3, spurred by early online sales festivals, setting the smartphone market on a potential path to recovery.
Huawei shipped 55.8 million devices in the April-June period, trumping Samsung’s 53.7 million, according to a report by data research firm, Canalys.
While smartphone sales increased 9 percent quarter on quarter indicating some signs of recovery, overall sales in China declined 17 per cent year-over-year in Q2 2020.
A bunch of smartphones selling in the country saw a price cut due to the poor sale performance during the lockdown phase.
Flipkart has listed a bunch of phones that are available at a discounted price during the Big Saving Days sale.
Flipkart has listed a bunch of phones that will be a part of the upcoming Big Saving Days sale.
The report said that consumers are opting to buy phones online due to COVID-19 fears and a need for social distancing guidelines.
Samsung, the world's largest memory chip maker, produced 277.4 billion units of semiconductors in the January-March period, up from 176.2 billion units in 2019.
The report added that 79 per cent of the consumers in the sub-Rs 30,000 price band believe that image quality is not dependent on the number of megapixels.
More than 20,000 offline retailers have already signed up for the digital platform after Samsung India collaborated with Benow.
The total smartphone shipments in India in the March quarter grew a mere 4 percent (year-on-year).
Among the major players, Google's smartphone sales experienced the highest 64 per cent year-over-year decline in the US market in Q1 2020.
The company's offline channels in green and orange zones have also resumed operations, complying with the government's directives.