Taiwan has succeeded in strengthening its position by narrowing its market share with Qualcomm, the No. 1 in the US smartphone application processor (AP) market.

According to market research firm Counter Point Research on the 13th, Qualcomm was 47%in the US Android smartphone AP market in April, down 19 percentage points from April last year.

Mediatech, on the other hand, earned 45%in April and increased 15%p compared to a year (30%) a year ago. As a result, the gap between the two companies narrowed from 36%p in April last year to 2%p in one year.

Mediatech is equipped with Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy A12 and A32 5G last year, followed by Galaxy A03S, Galaxy A13 5G, Motorola G Pure, and Moto G Power 2022, and the overall share of the overall share is increased.

Counter Point said, The US mobile carrier has partnered with ODM such as Tino, Wingtech, and Foxconn, increasing the supply of 5G low-cost smartphones with a price of less than $ 250. 91%of mid-priced devices take into-media tech.

Mediatech aims to expand the market share of intermediate and flagship smartphones from this year.

Jeff Field Nuclear Counter Point Researcher said, The Dimen City 1050, which was announced by Mediatech in May, is the first chipset that supports the MMWAVE 5G for the first time. It will be mounted on a luxury smartph1.

Qualcomm is showing a decline in market share in the smartphone market of less than $ 250, but still maintains a strong price at a price or more than $ 800. Qualcomm has a 93% share in the price range of more than $ 800 in April, and has a firm position in the premium market, and has a 64% share in the intermediate Android market ($ 250-800).

In addition, Samsung Electronics Exynos recorded a 6%increase in the US Android smartphone AP market in April, up 2%p year-on-year, and Google’s 3%share. Samsung Electronics is analyzed that the market share has grown slightly compared to the previous month thanks to the supply of Exynos to the Galaxy A13 LTE and A53 5G.