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Annual smartphone shipments to hit 1bn for first time in 2013

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Wednesday 04 September 13

IDC predicts global mobile phone volumes to reach 2.3 billion in 2017.

Global smartphone shipments are set to surpass 1 billion units in 2013, according to the latest predictions from IDC. The research firm said the combination of popular of sub-$200 smartphones in emerging markets and attractive subsidies in mature markets will drive a 40% increase in worldwide shipments of smartphones this year…

Global smartphone shipments are set to surpass 1 billion units in 2013, according to the latest predictions from IDC. The research firm said the combination of popular of sub-$200 smartphones in emerging markets and attractive subsidies in mature markets will drive a 40% increase in worldwide shipments of smartphones this year…

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