Sunday, 04 December 2016

Smartphone growth continues, buoyed by big emerging markets

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 29 May 14

China will account for almost a third of all smartphone shipments in 2018; this year it will become world's most valuable mobile phone market.

Smartphone shipments worldwide will reach 1.2 billion this year, up from 1 billion in 2013, and growth will continue at a steady pace over the next few years, according to new statistics from IDC. In 2018 unit shipments will reach 1.8 billion, the analyst firm predicts, driven by rapid uptake in some big, high…

Smartphone shipments worldwide will reach 1.2 billion this year, up from 1 billion in 2013, and growth will continue at a steady pace over the next few years, according to new statistics from IDC. In 2018 unit shipments will reach 1.8 billion, the analyst firm predicts, driven by rapid uptake in some big, high…

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