Frost & Sullivan new Market Insight on HTC In a smartphone market that grew over 40% last year, HTC’s total shipments fell. In October, HTC
announced the first ever loss in the company’s history, and its market capital fell to $4 billion from
$33 billion. Apple and Samsung dominate the high-end and developed markets, while Huawei, ZTE, and
Lenovo are winning in the low-end and growth markets. HTC is struggling to react.