According to a report compiled and published by Topeka Capital Markets, it has been noted that the worst time to launch a smartphone would be when Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) plans to release its new iPhone 5.
This report comes amid splashy smartphone launches by leading industry big wigs. As we had reported on Tuesday, Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) did launch its very own Lumia 920 today. This launch coincided with Google’s Motorola launch. Indeed September will be characterized by a lot of launches. Apple’s highly anticipated iPhone 5 will be launched next week, on September 12th, while HTC will launch its newest smartphone on September 19th.